The Animal Education Centre is always a popular feature of the Show.
It provides the opportunity to see and handle a variety of animals, from guinea pigs
to livestock and many more. The educational and interactive activities are not to be missed.
Demonstrations include sheep shearing, goat agility and rally dog obedience will take place.
PETS ON PARADE
Held at 10.30am.
With the opportunity for all primary school aged children to
participate, Pets on Parade will enable kids to show off their
dogs, lizards, birds, and other pets.
Run as a fun and entertaining competition, there is even a special
‘bring a photo’ class for pets which cannot attend ‘in person’.
Categories will cover a wide range of talents and interests such
as Best Dressed Owner and Pet, Best Kept Pet, Most Unusual
Pet, Encouragement Award, Pet most like its Owner,
Best Groomed, Best Mannered, and other fun categories. Entries are
free and registration is 9.30am on the day, with terrific prizes and
ribbons for all winners.
Doggie Den Pet Parade
For those that can not make the earlier event due to other commitments The Doggie Den Pet Parade is open to everyone in the community who love their pets and want to show them off!
There will be an agility and trick demonstration by Megs from Playful Paws.
Parade to begin 1pm, please arrive 12:45 to be registered.
Entry is $2 on the day and all proceeds will be donated to East Gippsland Animal Aid.
– Prettiest presented (groomed)
– Biggest beast
– Most entertaining
– Coolest costume (owner and pets)
– Tiniest Terror
– Most Inspiring