Attention all dog lovers! Four-legged friends of all shapes and sizes will return to the Wildwoods Convention Center for the annual All Breed Dog Show. The Atlantic Ocean Classic Dog Show Cluster, hosted by the Boardwalk Kennel Club, will feature five days of competitions starting Wednesday, Jan. 18 through Sunday, Jan. 22.
Multiple judges will determine the winner of each category and various prizes will be awarded. So come out and see the best of the best of all dog breeds!
Competitions begin at 8 a.m. daily. Ticket prices are $8 for adults, $5 for senior citizens and $2 for children under 12. Tickets will be available at the door the day of the event.
The schedule of competition for the All Breed Dog Show is as follows:
Wednesday, Jan. 18
Union County Kennel Club will host their All Breed Dog Show, Obedience and Rally Trials, and a Meet the Breed Showcase. The Meet the Breed exhibit is a great way to talk to the exhibitors and handle the dogs. A Conformation Handling Class will also take place beginning at 7 p.m., taught by the Atlantic County K9 Academy Director. This training program will be open to the public.
Thursday, Jan. 19
Sand and Sea Kennel Club will host their All Breed Dog Show, Obedience and Rally Trials, and Sanctioned 4-6 Month Puppy Competition. The rally event is a must see – where dogs go through various obstacle courses.
Friday, Jan. 20
Sand and Sea Kennel will again host their All Breed Dog Show, Obedience and Rally Dog Show Trials, Sanctioned 4-6 Month Puppy Competition, and a Canine Good Citizens Clinic.
Saturday, Jan. 21
The Boardwalk Kennel Club of Cape May County will host their All Breed Dog Show; Obedience and Rally Dog Show Finals; Best Puppy in Show Competition; Sanctioned 4-6 Month Puppy Competition; Canine Good Citizens Clinic; and a Police K-9 Demonstration and Awards Ceremony for Valor and Service.
Sunday, Jan. 22
The Boardwalk Kennel Club of Cape May County will again host their All Breed Dog Show, Best Bred by Exhibitor in Show Competition, and Sanctioned 4-6 Month Puppy Competition.
Additionally, vendors will offer unique merchandise for those looking for something special to pamper their pooch – from collars and leashes to books and training tools, along with everything in between. Guided tours and new exhibitor briefings will be available throughout the five-day event to educate the public about all aspects of the sport of dog showing.
For additional information about the Boardwalk Kennel Club All Breed Dog Show, visit www.BoardwalkKennelClub.com or call (856) 952-8042.