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Dogs' Day Out Glamis

Our annual Dogs' Day Out is going on tour this year! We're so excited that we can bring our day of fabulous fun for dogs and their families to the stunning surroundings of Glamis Castle. Here's all you need to know about this summer's event.

This year's show is on Sunday 30th July 2017, from 10am - 4pm.

The event is being held at the stunning Glamis Castlein Scotland, winner of the best attraction award for the UK 2015.

Check out our Facebook events page for up to date information.

How to get there
Glamis Castle is to the north of Dundee can be easily accessed from all major towns and cities.

For Satellite Systems and Route Finder the post code is DD8 1RJ

By Road

Aberdeen - A90, A94, 50 miles
Dundee - A90, A94, 12 miles
Perth - A94, 28 miles
St. Andrews - A919, A92, 28 miles
Edinburgh - M90, A94, 81 miles
Glasgow - M8, A9, A94 84 miles

Dundee Train Station is situated 12 miles from Glamis. Public bus services depart from the Seagate bus station in Dundee to Forfar. A connecting bus service is available from Forfar to Glamis.

Dundee/Forfar Bus Timetables

How much is it?
Car parking is £2.00 per vehicle. Admission to the show is free of charge. The have-a-go activities are £1 per dog per go payable in the ring. For the dog show,registration will be on site on the day with admission only £1 per dog per class. 

What to bring?
In previous years at Dogs' Day Out, we've had soggy showers and blazing hot sunshine! Dress accordingly for the weather and make sure you have plenty of fluids to keep you and your dog hydrated.

Dog Show
Our special celebrity guest will be judging the dog show in the main arena. Times and classes to follow! You will need to register your dog to enter - entry £1 per dog per class.

Footage from the Canine Singer of the Year Competition 2014 at Pembrey.

There will be a variety of great displays to see in the main arena - more info to follow.

Have a go activities
The have-a-go activities run all day, with the prize giving in the main arena after the dog show. Admission will be £1 per go, payable in the ring. No booking is necessary. 

Have-a-go agility
With special guest Blair Cochrane. Try your dog's hand (or paws!) at the agility course.

Fastest Recall
A timed 'have a go' test of pace for speedy dogs.

Fundog Scurry
Fun for all abilities – a timed retrieve over bales 

There's a wide range of stands to visit where you can learn about various animal organisations, charities and purchase pet-themed products. There's also fun attractions for children and plenty of refreshments stands. 

Kidd Veterinary Services of Forfar -https://www.facebook.com/Kidd-Veterinary-Surgeons-250395711801821/?hc_location=ufi

First Aid
St Andrews First Aid

Photography and Social Media
The Burns' photographers will be out in force to capture all the action. Feel free to share your own photos and updates with us as follows:

Hashtag: #dogsdayglamis

To give you an idea of what to expect in August,why not browse through our photo gallery