Dog Zone

Fastest Retriever Contest

Fastest Retriever Contest

Hosted by Heather Gottschalk

The fastest dog retrieving contest have become favorite with fans filling the bleachers to watch dogs of all breeds compete for the fastest time.  Who doesn’t enjoy watching a dog race across the grass to grab a training dummy. A little fun competition with your hunting buddies and a chance to win some cash. Be sure to check out our registration page for a breakdown of competition categories.

Rules and registration

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Early Training for Your Puppy

Whitney Miller

Join Whitney Miller, Riverstone Kennels, for an insightful presentation on “How to Train Your Puppy.” In this engaging session, Whitney will share her expertise and proven techniques for raising a well-behaved and happy canine companion from puppyhood. Learn the importance of early socialization, effective communication, and positive reinforcement methods that foster a strong bond between you and your furry friend.

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Hunting with a Dog

Hunting with a Dog

Anna V

Join Anna V brought to you by Banded as she presents on the Dog Stage and talks about the bond between women hunters and their four-legged partner.

Discover the joys of hunting alongside a well-trained hunting dog as Anna V explains the invaluable role that dogs play in waterfowl hunting. Gain insights into effective training techniques for hunting dogs, from basic obedience commands to advanced fieldwork skills.

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Training Tips for your Dog

Training Tips for Your Dog

Josh Miller

Don’t miss Josh Miller’s seminar, “Training Tips for Your Dog,” brought to you by River Stone Kennels. Join us for an informative session packed with practical advice and proven techniques to enhance your dog’s training experience. Josh, an expert from River Stone Kennels, will cover essential topics including obedience training, behavior modification, and building a strong bond with your canine companion. Whether you’re a new dog owner or seeking to improve your training skills, this seminar is a must-attend event!

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Dog Watering Station

Dog Watering Stations

Stay hydrated and refreshed at our event, thanks to Kwik Trip’s sponsorship of Dog Watering Stations! Kwik Trip, your go-to destination for convenience and quality, is proud to support our furry friends by providing accessible hydration stations throughout the venue. Whether your pup needs a quick drink break or you’re looking to refill your own water bottle, Kwik Trip has you covered. Enjoy peace of mind knowing that you and your canine companion can stay cool and hydrated while enjoying the festivities.

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Kwik Trip

K-9 Cooling Pool

Introducing the K-9 Cooling Pool at the Waterfowl Hunters EXPO! A dedicated oasis for our furry companions to beat the heat. Conveniently located on-site, this specially designed pool offers safe, supervised fun for dogs of all sizes. Let your loyal companion cool off and make new friends while you explore the expo. Because at our event, every member of the family – including the four-legged ones – deserves a VIP experience.

 

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Eukanuba