Melbourne Dog Lovers Show

General Events At Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton

Friday 3rd May - Sunday 5th May
9:30am - 5:00pm

Cost: $12 - $75 plus booking fees


The Dog Lovers Show is the happiest (and hairiest!) place on Earth and returns ever bigger and better in 2019! Celebrate and learn more about our best friends at one of the largest festivals in the world dedicated to educating, entertaining and informing Dog lovers.

See Australia's most talented K9's in action performing in the Black Hawk DockDogs pool and in the VitaPet Arena with brand new exhilarating shows including a K9 Ninja Warrior course and Skipping Dogs!

Discover your Pawfect Match Pooch with over 120 breeds on-show, dozens of Breed Clubs exhibiting and literally hundreds of beautiful Dogs of all shapes, sizes and personalities.

Get expert tips for a healthier, happier Dog with free talks on the Stage from experts including the newest Bondi Vet Dr Danni Dusek, Dr Katrina Warren, Kelly Gill and the incredible Wonderdogs.

Compare, sample and buy with literally hundreds of the latest and greatest Doggy products & services under one wroof with stacks of exclusive show specials and new product launches.

There's an Ask-a-Breeder Stage, free vet & grooming advice and the opportunity to meet K9 stars of Instagram in the Insta-Pooch Zone are also returning!

The Dog Adoption, Pat-A-Pooch, Pawfect Match and FreeDoggy Face-Painting zones return bigger and better with more breeds, rescue groups and information for Dog lovers throughout the show.

Please note: this is an event for 'Dog Lovers' and not 'Dogs' so unfortunately visitors are unable to bring their own Dogs to the show due to health and safety reasons - see the website for full details on this policy.

The show is open from 9.30am to 5pm each day and pass-outs are available. The venue is located just north of Melbourne's CBD, next to the Melbourne Museum in Carlton Gardens and is easily accessible by car, tram, bus and train. Undercover car parking is available at the Melbourne Museum accessible from either Nicholson or Rathdowne streets with lots of other car parks in the immediate precinct. Tickets are for one day entry only and visitors are unable to bring their Dogs to the show.

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