Dog Days

Dog Days
This dog-gone fun weekend includes DockDogs®, canine athletes from Texas, Oklahoma and Louisiana compete in the South Central Regional Championship, plus enjoy a doggie costume contest and watch the America’s Got Talent-winning Olate Dogs – a high-energy, fast-paced theatrical act – perform amazing pet tricks! Bring your pup and enjoy the three-day festival at Discovery Green!
DockDogs®, the touring dog jumping competition, will return to Discovery Green for the 2014 South Central Regional Championship. Hundreds of dogs, handlers and spectators from Texas, Oklahoma, Lousiana and beyond visit the park for the three-day canine competition and festival. Dogs of every shape and size compete for the grand prize in diverse jumping challenges including the high-jump and long-jump off a 20-foot dock into a 40-foot pool of water on the Jones Lawn. The DockDogs competition will take place Friday through Sunday from 8 a.m. until 6 p.m. each day. 

To compete in this 2014 DockDogs– Regional Championships event, teams must have an active 2014 DockDogs– Worldwide Membership in addition to having had participated in either one National or Club event in 2013 or 2014. Online pre-registration to compete in the games is now open. To learn more, register or view the DockDogs competition schedule of events, click here

The doggie costume contest will take place on the Anheuser-Busch stage on Saturday, September 27, from 4:30 - 6 pm. Register on-site at the stage side from 4 - 4:40 pm.


Winner of AMERICA'S GOT TALENT, Olate Dogs – a high-energy, fast-paced theatrical act – will perform amazing pet tricks Saturday, September 27 at 7 pm and Sunday, September 28 at 6 pm.

Special thanks to the Kinder Foundation. Dog Days is free to attend; fees apply to compete in DockDogs®.