This year the dog show did not disappoint, how could it? Between Meet the Breeds, all the vendors, the show ring area, Fly Ball, the Barn Hunt and the dance ring there was so much to see. We decided to go on Friday this year. We had been going on Saturday when there were more people and different activities.
Good evening friends and dog lovers alike.
Since our visit last year the show has been renamed to, Houston World Series of Dog Shows. The show format was very similar to last years. The show started on Wednesday and finished Sunday. All the preliminary rings and judging took place prior to Saturday and instead they chose to have meet the breeds over the weekend. This year we decided to forgo meet the breeds and instead wandered around the vendor and rescues booths and people/dog watch.
I need to speak about parking and food. Everything at Reliant park is done with cash. They have an ATM in the convention hall which helps but there is always a long line. We came with cash and that really made things easier. You pay $10 for parking, $15 per adult for tickets to the show, and lunch was a whopping $33 for the two of us. We had a sad BB’Q sandwich, a loaded baked potato, chips, a cookie, water, and a coke. I suggest eat before you get there. Continue reading “Houston World Series of Dog Shows 2015”
This year they have renamed the Houston Dog Show to World Series of Dog Shows. I suppose people don’t realize the magnitude of the competition at the dog show. We met competitors from literally all over the world. Continue reading “World Series of Dog Show 2014”
My husband and I just moved to Houston last month. We heard about the dog show online and knew we wanted to go. This event was a great way to learn about what is available in the Houston area for dog lovers. We meet several rescue groups, some we knew about but many we had never heard of. Who knew there were enough Labs to need a Lab rescue? We also got to meet many of the dog kennels and daycares, dog trainers, and all the vendors. Continue reading “World Series of Dog Shows 2013”