Every year our Wellness Marquee hosts a number of expert speakers and this year will be no different. Listen to talks on everything from dog behaviour to first aid, canine massage and nutrition.
Expert advice and demonstrations take place in a
gorgeous festival style bell tent on our South Field.
Find out more below. Timetable subject to change.
Pet Blood Bank UK
How your dog could help to save lives!
Every year, thousands of dogs need lifesaving blood transfusions, but this is only possible if healthy dogs donate their blood to help. Come along to find out how your dog could become a lifesaving blood donor and how else you can support the vital work of Pet Blood Bank UK.
Amy Fletcher RVN CertVNECC
The Dog First Aid Co. Ltd
'Dog first aid; Where do we begin?'
Early recognition of illness and injury can be the difference between life and death of your dog. But without knowing the basics, how can you recognise a problem? Join us for a short presentation of 'what is normal' vs 'cause for concern'.
Sue will be talking about how Myotherapy can benefit all dogs from young canine athletes through to aging arthritic veterans.
Sue will also demonstrate some simple techniques using one of my own dogs and explain the physical and physiological effects.
The Dog Log
Dog Body Language
OMG, did you see what your dog just said??? Have you ever wondered what your dog just said to you or questioned what that approaching dog is saying? If so then this is a talk where you can start to learn the intricacies of this foreign language that is dog body language.
Winston and Porter Premium
Arthritis, your dog and what you can do about it?
This will focus on the ever increasing problem of arthritis in womans/mans best friend and treatments to help this. We will look at specific foods and ingredients one can add to your dog's diet to make their lives more comfortable and happier.
Training in the situation is very much a common strategy that is employed throughout the dog world. The way your dog's brain is shaped is acting a certain way right now.
Learn about concept training and how we train for the situation to help our dogs grow in confidence, disengagement and focus! Understand why your dog may be reacting the way they are and how you can better understand your dog.
Lost Dog Trapping Team
Mark will be doing a talk through on who the team is, what they do (bringing lost and straying dogs back to safety and re-uniting them with their owners)