Pooches in the Park
Starts 09:30 Sun 17th Jun 2018
Ends 13:00 Sun 17th Jun 2018
Location Bishop Auckland
Venue The Deer Park at Auckland Castle
Type of event Dog Walk

Pooches in the Park

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Online entries are now closed but you can enter on the day at our registration tent from 9.30am.

Put on your walking boots and clip on your best friends lead!
Butterwick Hospice are delighted to announce they are inviting you and your furry friends to Auckland Castle in Bishop Auckland on Sunday 17th June 2018!!
We are working closely with the Rotary Club to plan a fabulous 5k walk around the castle this June, humans of all ages welcome, along with their fluffy friends!

Entry is £8 per pooch with optional sponsorship!

We welcome 'School of Dogs' with their agility course for displays and for your pooches to 'have a go'.

There will be competitions on the day, along with a goodie bag for your pooch!!

Registration is from 9.30am, activities will start from 10am.

From 10am there will be a variety of agility classes running throughout the morning, along with small competitions, which your pooch can be entered into. The mornings running schedule is as follows: 
10AM - Prettiest Pooch
10.15AM – Handsome Hound
10.30AM – Best Rescue
10.45AM – Best Pedigree
11AM – Daddy and Doggy look-a-like
11.15AM – A little thank you for everyone who took part

11.30AM – Dave Thomas to open the 5k route

Please note that each competition is £1 entry and if your pooch comes in 1st, 2nd or 3rd, they will receive a rosette - sponsored by the Feed Warehouse.

We also have stalls, catering and even a pooches selfie booth on the day so make sure you arrive on time to experience everything with us.

The walk be be officially opened by Dave Thomas - former England Football Player and his guide dog.

We apologise we are not able to offer any exchanges or refunds on tickets purchased.

Thank you to The Auckland Project and Bishop Auckland Rotary Club for kindly supporting the event.





Thank you to Trophy Pet Foods, Bishop Auckland Town Council and Wilson's Vets for kindly sponsoring the event.