9:00 Early Registration
10:00 – 3:00pm Registration
10:45 – 11:00 Pet Parade
11:00 – 12:00 Chuck-It Contest on the Beach
12:00 – 12:30 Musical “Chairs” on the beach
12:30 – 1:00 Pet Talent Contest
1:00 Ask an Expert – Catie Foss – Dog Trainer, David Frei – Author, Angel on a Leash; Voice of Westminster Kennel Club, Aza Cody – Pet Chef/Nutritionist
2:30 – 3:00 Silent Auction Pick-up
3:00 Festival Ends – See you next year!
Registration starts at 10:00 am and continues throughout the day. You can also pre-register here.
During Registration you can purchase your Muttzanita Card for $15. This gets you and your pooch into every event during the day.
Register early to get a goodie bag (while supplies last)
To keep you entertained during registration, an exciting demonstration of doggy excellence. Learn about AKC Rally — a fun way to train your pooch.
The Pet Parade will start at the corner of Laneda and 2nd Ave at 11:00am and will parade through town to the beach. Costumes, themes, and fun are encouraged! The Beach Events will start immediately following the parade.
Join us for the most fun you have ever had playing musical “chairs”. We will start off in a big circle and begin the music. Dogs will walk with their owners in a circle and as soon as the music stops, the last one seated is out.
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Beach Events start immediately following the Pet Parade and features an expanded Chuck-It Toss contest.
You see them on the beach, you see them in the park. Now, see how you and your pooch stack up in our Chuck-It Toss. Using those arm-saving Chuck-Its, have your dog fetch the ball and bring it back to you. The fastest dogs win!
Held in the back of the Little Apple at 1:30pm, the Pet Fashion & Talent Show is sure to be a hit. See our models on the cat…errr… dog-walk!
Does your pooch have an eye for style? Have a funny costume or a great trick to show? Enter our Pet Fashion and Talent Show and let your dog (or cat) strut their stuff. Awards will be handed out for a number of categories including best-dressed, funniest costume and others.
There will be a mobile groomer parked at the back of the lot. She will be providing complimentary nail trims and ear cleaning.
Our crack photography staff will be covering all of the fun.
Looking for a new family member? Stop by and see who is up for adoption.
Come see our vendors – we will have a dog trainer, the voice of Westminster Kennel Club and a nutritionist.
Located in the Little Apple driveway. Bidding starts at 10:00am and ends at 2:30pm. There are all sorts of fun items to bid on including toys, cool leashes and collars, gift certificates, a dog bed, art work and more! Be sure to stop by and see what we have!
Have lots of questions about training? Therapy Dogs? Nutrition? Come as an expert! We will have the following experts:
Cati Foss – Arnicadia Dog Training is a positive reinforcement based company owned and operated by Cati Foss. Cati works with you to keep training fun, exciting, and low stress while being informative about the ins and outs of her training approaches. Cati has a strong passion for animals and is a big advocate for a well behaved family dog that will listen the first time you say something as well as love to listen to you. Cati’s background also includes fitness and nutrition, which are both extremely important aspects of a happy and healthy canine companion.