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Dog Lovers Show – Melbourne

1 May 2020 @ 9:30 am - 3 May 2020 @ 5:00 pm AEST

Petcationz Melbourne Dog Lovers Show May 2020

The Greatest Festival in the World dedicated to Dog Lovers (well, we certainly think it is!) returns for 2020 with around 40,000 K9-tragics attending from 1 to 3 May at the Royal Exhibition Building in Carlton.

Here’s a snapshot of the TOP ATTRACTIONS at the 2020 Show (more like the top 50 things to do actually…):

  1. More than 950 beautiful Dogs represented by 150+ breeds throughout the show, spread across the entire show including Pat-A-PoochInsta-Pooch, Adoption Zone and the Breed Showcase;
  2. 60+ K9-inspired shows informed, entertained and made better fur-parents;
  3. Free talks from Dr Katrina Warren, Dr Harry Cooper and many more speakers to be announced soon on the Educational Main Stage, MC’d by Brodie Young; 
  4. Australia’s most talented aquatic Dogs will launch themselves into our massive 100,000-litre pool in the Black Hawk Dock Dogs;
  5. Visitors will be wowed in the Vitapet Arena by The Wonderdogs, the inaugural K9 Ninja – Olympic Edition, and the incredible UpDog’s with Rodney Gooch; 
  6. Meet dozens of beautiful Dogs needing a fur-ever home in the Adoption Zone with talks from leading shelters Victoria-wide;
  7. Visitors can shop & save with 1,000s of the latest and greatest products and services to spoil your pooch and exclusive Show Specials & New Product launches;
  8. Chow Chow down with double the number of food trucks from yummy Melbourne favourites like 400 Gradi & Miso Fresh;
  9. Plus there will be stacks of FREE kids activities including a new Dog Art & Craft Area; Free Doggy Face Painting and Bow Wow Meow Perfect Match Zone.


1 May 2020 @ 9:30 am
3 May 2020 @ 5:00 pm


Melbourne Exhibition Building
9 Nicholson Street
Carlton, Vic 3053 Australia
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