Bark in the Park 2017

 

COME TO THE EVENT – REGISTER AND PAY THERE!

BARK IN THE PARK 2017: SATURDAY 11TH MARCH 2017

11 am to 4 pm, KOC Ahmadi Second Avenue Garden

Venue – KOC Ahmadi 2nd Avenue Garden on Google Earth: https://goo.gl/maps/jwTFNUVKkC92

Our much-awaited dog-centric event Bark in the Park is back! Join us on Saturday 11th March 2017 from 11 am to 4 pm for a doggy and family day out. We have fun dog competitions, fabulous prizes and great food! At the KOC Ahmadi 2nd Avenue Garden, our proud venue host. Meet other dog owners and their beloved pooches, or just drop by to show your support even if you don’t have a dog. Please see the competition schedule below and please arrive at least 30 minutes before your competition to pay and collect contestant card. 

Entry Fees:

  • Adult: KD5
  • Dog: KD5
  • Children: KD5
  • Children below 2 years: Free

 


Rules and Competition Info:

  • All dogs must be on leash/lead at all times.
  • All dogs must be vaccinated. No un-vaccinated pups please.
  • Please carry poop bags to clean up after your dog.
  • Registration fees are non-refundable

Each registered dog can enter up to 3 dog competitions, explained below (scroll down). Additionally, all registered dogs by default can take part in the Dog Parade.


Schedule:

11 am –                         Registrations open

11.30 am –                    Doggy Fashion Show Competition

12 noon –                      Most Cuddly Competition

12.30 pm  –                  Best Dressed Competition

1 pm –                           Temptation Alley Competition

1.30 pm –                      Smartest Dog Competition

2 pm –                           Dog Parade (Prizes for Best Walk!)

2.30 pm –                      Most Adorable Competition

3 pm –                           Mr/Ms Pawsonality (Personality) Competition

4 pm –                           Bark in the Park closes!

Note: Please arrive at least 30 minutes before your competition to collect your contestant card.


Competitions:

Doggy Fashion Show

We are looking for the most fashionable dog owner and dog pair! Dress up your dog and yourself in your favourite costumes or style and walk down our doggy fashion runway! The judges will give marks for the most fashionable human, most fashionable dog and best pair, to choose three winners: Most Fashionable First Place, Second Place and Third Place. (Please note: all fashion wear must be culturally appropriate).

Most Cuddly

Does your dog give the best hugs ever? Show us how! In this competition, the dog owner will be asked to cuddle his/her dog in the competition ring. The most lovable hug, and dogs who look happy being cuddled, will win the title of Most Cuddly! We have 3 prizes in this competition: Most Cuddly First Place, Second Place and Third Place.

Best Dressed

Calling all fashion-forward dogs! Wear your best dress or costume and walk down our competition ring! The dog with the most style and flair will win the title of Best Dressed. We have 3 prizes in this competition: Best Dressed First Place, Second Place and Third Place.

Temptation Alley

Can your dog resist treats? Prove it! In this competition, dog owners will be asked to walk their dogs around hoops filled with treats. You can talk to your dog to make sure it does not eat any of the treats! The dog who resists most temptations wins the title!  We have 3 prizes in this competition: Temptation Alley First Place, Second Place and Third Place.

Smartest Dog

Is your dog brainy? Show us just how obedient your dog is. In this competition, each dog will be asked to obey a series of commands, like sit, handshake, and down. You will also get a chance to show us any trick your dog can do or any command of your choice. We have 3 prizes in this competition: Smartest Dog First Place, Second Place and Third Place.

Most Adorable

Does your dog make everyone say ‘awww’? In this competition, the dog and dog owner will walk down the competition ring. Judges will look for heart-warming and lovable traits in dogs. We have 3 prizes in this competition: Most Adorable First Place, Second Place and Third Place.

Mr/Ms Pawsonality (Personality)

Think your pooch has the best personality? Tell us why. In this competition, the dog and dog owner will walk down the competition ring. The dog owner will then have 30 seconds to tell us why he/she thinks his/her dog has the best personality. The best answer and dog with the most stage presence will win the title of Mr/Ms Pawsonality. We have 3 prizes in this competition: Mr/Ms Pawsonality First Place, Second Place and Third Place.

Dog Parade

To encourage dog walking as a time of bonding with your dog and responsible dog ownership, this year we will have a dog parade (or fun walk) around the park to the beats of marching music. This is open to all dogs and humans! There will be 2 stop-points along the walk where we will ask all dogs and dog owners to do something fun. We have 4 prizes for the Dog Parade: Best Walk First Place, Second Place, Third Place and Fourth Place. 

For more info, please call 50015454.