2018 Dogtoberfest – Carnival for Dogs

Get those tails waggin"! It's time for Dogtoberfest 2018 - a Carnival for Dogs!

Fun for dogs: Paw Painting, Tunnel Fun, Speed Dog, Obstacle Course, Brain Game, Sniff for Treats, Selfie Kissing Booth, Blessing of the Dogs, Best Dog Trick, Best Decorated Leash, Peanut Butter Licking Musical Mats, Best Dog Trick, Sheriff's Dept K9 Demo.

Fun for Humans: Enjoy games, contests, raffles, vendors, live band, food, and a Beer Garden.


Sunday, November 4, 10 am - 2 pm, at The Gregory School

All proceeds benefit Handi-Dogs.
Handi-Dogs helps people with disabilities improve their quality of life and gain independence by teaching them how to train their own dogs to be their service dogs. It is one of the oldest assistance dog training programs in the country.

ACTIVITIES (10:00 am - 1:45 pm)
Paw Painting: Let your dog express his/her artistic style by painting a picture just for you.
Tunnel Fun: Help your dog meet the challenge of going through various size tunnels.
Speed Dog: Find out how fast your dog can run, as we clock him/her with a radar gun.
Obstacle Course: Try out your ability to weave your way through our course, with your leashed dog at your side, as you try to balance a ball on a spoon.
Brain Game: Test your dog's ability to do a short cognitive game as run by the UA Canine Cognition Center.
Sniff For Treats: See how good your dog's nose is, as you let him sniff out the hidden treats.
Selfie Kissing Booth: Take a picture of you and your dog at our Fall themed kissing booth.
Blessing of the Dogs: Stop by the St. Mark's booth and have your dog blessed.

10:45 Best Dog Trick
11:15 Best Decorated Leash
11:45 Peanut Butter Licking (small dog & bid dog heats)
12:15 Musical Mats
12:45 Best Dog Trick
1:15 Sheriff's Dept K9 Demonstration

DOGTINI LOUNGE sponsored by Territory Neurology.
A shady area for your dog to kick back and enjoy a special cocktail. NEW this year! We sold out of Dogtini Lounge merchandise last year - you can now purchase it online before Dogtoberfest.
HUNGRY DOG FOOD & BEER GARDEN sponsored by The Reliance Group
Food and beverages will be available for sale.

RAFFLES (10:00 am - 1:30 pm)
Tickets $5 each or 5 for $20, with all proceeds benefiting Handi-Dogs. You don't have to be present to win. Drawings will begin at 1:40ish.

VENDORS (10:00 am - 2:00 pm)
Be sure to stop by all the vendors/exhibitors offering unique merchandise, services and information. Click here for a listing of all the vendors.

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