A Day for the Dogs

Sunday, August 14th

Bring your four legged family members to A Day for the Dogs at Fanshawe Pioneer Village. Meet dog groomers, rescue organizations and local services for your pet. Vendors will showcase a variety of doggy toys, fashion, food and more. Danielle Mahoney Photography will be at the event and will be providing mini-sessions for dogs in the Historic Village!

Enjoy agility shows by “Cruisin’ Paws Agility” followed by “Kids Race the Agility Dogs” contests. Between shows, test your dog’s abilities with the Cruisin’ Paws Agility equipment. Enroll your dog in one or all of our contests and compete for great prizes from our sponsors.

Meet and greet with Archie Brindelton! French Bulldog, Gentleman Puppy, Philanthropist, Life Coach, Happy Ambassador, Motivational Snuggler, and your daily dose of friendly fun!

Schedule of Events

11:00 a.m. Cruisin’ Paws Agility Show followed by Kids VS the Dogs in Victoria Park (try out the Cruisin’ Paws Agility equipment in between shows!)

11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Meeting Archie Brindleton (& Mirabelle too!)

11:30 p.m. Fanshawe’s Got Talent at the Contest Stage

12:30 p.m. Best Dressed Dog Contest at the Contest Stage

1:00 p.m. Cruisin’ Paws Agility Show followed by Kids VS the Dogs in Victoria Park (try out the Cruisin’ Paws Agility equipment in between shows!)

3:00 p.m. Cruisin’ Paws Agility Show followed by Kids VS the Dogs in Victoria Park (try out the Cruisin’ Paws Agility equipment in between shows!)

All Day Activities

Try out the Cruisin’ Paws Agility equipment between shows

Free lure course

Off leash play zone

Meet local rescue groups

Meet vendors throughout the day

Meet the blacksmith and his apprentice! Pick up a special branded souvinir with your dogs name on it.

Note: No ATM on site

Presented in Partnership with Cruisin’ Paws Agility

Cruisin' Paws Agility

Participating Vendors

Barkenstein Designs
DogLoversDay
Pennies for Paws
Eat.Love.Play Pet Care
Da Code A Bags
NatuRAWls
Dr.Frederick Chiropractic
Cruisin’ Paws Agility
A Stitch ‘N’ Time
Elyse’s Home Doggy Spa - $5charity nail trims to local rescue organization!
Ren’s Pets Depot
Companions Pet Resort
PAWSitively Happy Home: Dog Training & Behaviour Solutions - Ask the Trainer!
Diamond Dogs House of Grooming - $5 charity nail trims to All breed Canine Rescue!
Dog-E-Designs

Participating Rescues

All Breed Canine Rescue

Animal Alert

Paws United

Oxford County Animal Rescue

Canadian Dachshund Rescue - Ontario

Tiny Paws Dog Rescue

Event Sponsor 
Presented in partnership with Cruisin’ Paws Agility
Event Cost 

$7