Breathtaking stunts by the Inch Perfect trials bike stunt team will thrill, excite and amaze with two performances in the Helmingham Ring.
Come and try your hand at winning a Doglympics medal! Happi Days Dog Care has organised a fantastic Doglympics specially for Suffolk Dog Day this year, with a range of events to test your dog (with your help!) and the winners taking home a medal. Win each heat and receive your medal at the awards ceremony after each activity. So be prepared to run, throw, jump and fetch to beat the opposition!
Lots of fun dog classes for you to enjoy.
For athletic dogs, there’s the agility arena, where all shapes and sizes are encouraged to have a go. It’s a great way to train your dog whilst having plenty of fun at the same time. Dogs need to be over one year old to have a go.
There’s the fun dog scurry, run by the Blue Cross in Felixstowe, where dogs can leap over straw bales, after watching (often with bemusement) their owners hurdling the bales ahead of them ‘to show them how to do it’.
Watch the team’s demonstration then have a go at yourself to see if your dog’s up to the task! The dogs have to leap of four hurdles, release and catch the ball from the flyball machine and run back over the jumps to their owner.
Tasty treats including: Ice cream, drinks, burgers, sausages, curries, doughnuts, fish and chips and Chinese food.
Over 80 stalls including: Photographers, charities, dog food and accessories, gifts for allthe family and much more!
The cream of Suffolk’s home-grown musicians and singer-songwriters bringing you their own unique sounds – folk, rock, blues and everything in between!
10:15 The Fern Teather Band and Elephant in the Room
11:00 James Morgan
11:45 Straight from the Horse’s Mouth
12:30 Lucy Sampson
13:15 Daniel Storey
14:00 Chasing Storms
14:45 Kevin Walford
15:30 Justine de Mierre
16:15 Max Wildwood
Children’s activities include: ‘bungee trampolining’, aqua zorbing, go-karting, a bouncy castle and an inflatable slide.
The Easton Harriers Hunt originated in the late 1800s when William, the 12th Duke of Hamilton, invested in a pack of hounds, new kennels and huntsmen. The hounds attracted some of the best riders of the time. Following his death the hunt was sold and moved to a number of locations before returning to Easton in 1925.
Bring your dog to have some fun or watch other dogs trying to retrieve the dummy from the lake.
For dogs that love chasing, there’s ‘catch the rabbit’ – oh, what doggy bliss to run without restraint across a field, and to catch what looks like a stuffed sock at the end.
Rally involves you and your dog working as a team to navigate a course indicating different exercises to perform. It's fun and no matter what level you and your dog may be at it's easy to get involved so come and have a go!
Watch out for "In the Pink" doggy display team. The team got together for some fun training and to show how all breeds are capable of training, including ex-racing Greyhound "Louis" who has special needs due to his racing injuries.