Time to register for the 9th Dogs Big Day Out

Alice House Hospice fundraisers are inviting dog owners to register for their 9th Dogs’ Big Day Out which takes place on Sunday 10 June from 10am until 3pm at Summerhill Country Park.

This fun packed day for dogs and owners alike includes a sponsored dog walk, grooming and agility demonstrations, doggy games, stalls, have a go agility and much more.

The highlight of the day is the fun dog show with 10 classes including Most Handsome Dog, Prettiest Bitch and Waggiest Tail. Rosettes are given out for 1st to 3rd in each class and the winners of each class compete together for Best in Show and Reserve Best in Show.

Dogs Day OutRachel Douglas, Practice Director of Bridge Veterinary Group said “Bridge Veterinary Group is proud to support Alice House Hospice and their Dogs’ Big Day Out. This annual fundraising event is very popular in the Hartlepool community and offers a day of fun whilst raising vital funds to allow the ongoing work of Alice House Hospice. As a team we recognise the importance of the support and care which can be provided to loved ones and their families during extremely difficult times. It is a privilege to work alongside this amazing charity which offers so much to the local communities.”


Janice Forbes the Hospice’s Community Fundraiser, said “I always look forward to this event and each year it attracts more and more dogs with 120 taking part last year. I would like to say a huge thanks to Bridge Veterinary Group who are once again sponsoring the event.”


Registration is £8 per dog (2 for £13 and 3 for £16) which includes a doggy bag, rosette and free entry to the Dog Show and doggy games.

Click here to register now

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