Farmington Fido Fest will be taking place July 19-21 in Shiawassee Park during the Farmington Founders Festival!! There will be hours of entertainment, including the Ultimate Air Dogs and Rock N Roll K9's Performance Team! Your dog can test their skills on the Lucky Dog Lure Coursing, participate in the Disc Dogs of Michigan frisbee competition. There will be a vendor village showcasing dog wearables, homemade dog treats, unique dog toys and dishes and samples of dog food and treats. There will be rescues on site looking to place pets in their forever homes. Pet related vendors will be on site showcasing their products/ services.
The Farmington Fido Fest schedule is here!!!
FARMINGTON FIDO FEST HOURS
Friday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Saturday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m.
Sunday 12 p.m. - 5 p.m.
ULTIMATE AIR DOGS presented by Thornton & Grooms
Your dog doesn’t have to be a Pro Jumper to get in on this fun sporting event. sporting event. From the smallest jumper to the biggest Ultimate high flyer, all dogs are encourage to participate as long as they can swim. Try outs are in between competitions. Pre-registration is necessary, but recommended at www.ultimateairdogs.com
Splash 1 – 11:00 p.m.
Splash 2 – 1:00 p.m.
Splash 3 – 3:00 p.m.
Splash 4 – 5:00 p.m.
Splash 5 – 11:00 a.m.
Splash 6 – 1:00 p.m.
Catch – It – 3:00 p.m.
Splash 7 – 5:00 p.m.
Splash 8 – 11:00 a.m.
Splash 9 – 1:00 p.m.
Catch – It – 3:00 p.m.
Finals – 5:00 p.m.
DISC DOGS OF MICHIGAN
Come watch an entourage of incredibly talented high flying canines at the Disc Dogs of Michigan LLC Updog Challenge, a new exciting dog sports organization that is great for all skill levels for disc and agility. They will host a variety of different games come join the fun onsite registration will be available.
DISC DOG OF MICHIGAN
12:00pm - 1:30pm Throw N GO Round 1 Level 1 & 2
1:30pm - 3:00pm Throw N GO Round 2 Level 1 & 2
3:00pm - 4:30pm Frizgility Round 1 Level 1 & 2
4:30pm - 6:00pm Frizgility Round 2 Level 1 & 2
10:00am - 11:30am Throw N GO Level 1 & 2
11:30am - 1:00pm Frizgility Level 1 & 2
1:00pm - 2:30pm Funkey Level 1 & 2
2:30pm - 4:00pm 7Up Level 1
4:00pm - 5:30pm Greedy Level 1
12:00pm - 1:30pm Throw N GO Level 1 & 2
1:30pm - 3:00pm Frizgility Level 1 & 2
3:00pm - 4 00pm 4Way Play Level 1 & 2
4:00pm - 5:00pm Time Warp Level 1 & 2
4:00pm- 5:00pm Time Warp Level 1 & 2
ROCK N' ROLL K9's
The Rock N Roll K9's Performance Team provide good family fun entertainment with their awesome K-9′s, while grooving to rock and roll music. The shows will include tricks, relay racing, limbo, choreographed obedience routines, agility, Scooby says, musical mats and much more. You will see a variety of breeds in every color, shape, size and age, as well as the great All American Mix. These skilled athletes and their trainers work close together as a team and with everyone doing their utmost to make the Rock-N-Roll K-9 shows unforgettable.
3D K9 Detection Demos with Kelsey
Many dogs love the thrill of the chase! Lucky Dogs Lure Coursing will be on-site all weekend. The object to the game is to catch the lure! Bring your pup to join in on the fun. No pre-registration required. Walk up and run!
Several local animal rescues will be on-site with pets looking for their forever homes.
Dogs participate in one of many contests throughout the weekend to win prizes from our sponsors.
4:00 p.m. - Best Trick
4:30 p.m. - Best Costume
7:00 pm - Weiner Dog Race
7:15 p.m. - Chihuahua Race
12:00pm - Best Trick
12:30pm - Best Costume
12:45pm - Best Kiss
4:30 pm - Pug Run
4:45 p.m. - Small dog run - 10 lbs or less
*All times for all events are subject to change.
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