The North East Dog Festival will be setting the stage for a doggy extravaganza!

With everything from main ring displays to wow, have-a-go activities to try, as well as competitions and shopping to entice. There’s sure to be something to suit everyone! 




What can you spot?

Kirkley Hall Zoological Garden entry is included in your ticket. Come and meet over 200 species of animals. Please note that dogs are not allowed in the zoo. 


Fast, fun and fabulous! 

How many different things can your dog try in one day? Lots! Thats why we have so many wonderful things in the making!

Main Ring

Who will be your favourite? 

The main ring will be jam packed with amazing laugh out loud and 'wow' moment displays...timetable to be announced soon! 


Details announced soon....

Our popular demonstration marquee will be back with a superb line up!  Visit the Stratstone Jaguar Land Rover Seminar Marquee to listen to a variety of expert speakers.   

Dog Shows

Have you got the best in show?

With two dog shows, lots of different classes and plenty of prizes - have you got a prize winning pooch? 

Street Paws Dog Show

Take Away The Tears Dog Show


Something for everyone - especially the dog! 

Expect a vast array of trade stands with everything from food to anything your dog might wish for! Enjoy over 100 exhibitors at this years festival. 

Sporting Dog Village

Have you got a sporting superstar? 

Visit the sporting dog village where you can take part in cani-cross,  triebball more! 

Nose 2 Tail Health Village

Make sure your dog stays happy and healthy

With everything from first aid to health checks, grooming to massage. Visit this village to find out how you can keep your dog happy and healthy. 

Clever Canines Village

Have you got a clever canine?

Does your dog have the fastest recall, or maybe they are a natural agility star. Visit the clever canine village to have a go at a variety of activities. 

Dogs with Jobs

Sponsored by Woofs N Scruffs 

Learn all about some of the amazing jobs dogs can turn their paw to! Also visit for the have-a-go gundog scurry and meet the East Anglian Staffordshire Bull Terrier Display Team. 


Brought to you by Carnival Rides

Carnival Rides will return again with their popular funfair, with rides tailored to he smaller members of the human family. 

The Venue

The heart of the Northumberland countryside

Kirkley Hall is a 17th-century historic country mansion and Grade II listed building situated on the bank of the River Blyth at Kirkley, near Ponteland. 

Super staffies to take to the stage

The super staffies of the East Anglian Staffordshire Bull Terrier Display Team will be joining The North East Dog Festival for the first time.


You can visit their breed stand for information, advice and to watch some amazing tricks by some of the team. Visitors will also be able to watch a fast, fun packed main ring display and listen to club members in the education marquee. 

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