Kench Hill’s Family-Fun Dog Show

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Welcome to the Kench Hills Charity Family Fun Dog Show! We are thrilled to invite you to a day filled with excitement, entertainment, and, of course, our beloved canine companions. This fun-filled event is designed for families and dog lovers of all ages. Mark your calendars for August 10th, from 10:00
AM to 4:00 PM,
and join us at the beautiful Kench Hill Centre.

Our mission is to “educate and inspire children and adults to enjoy the benefits of nature and outdoor activities, promoting environmental awareness and sustainability.” Every penny raised from this event will go towards furthering this cause.

We have a variety of activities planned, including a thrilling dog show with ten different classes, a raffle with fantastic prizes, face painting, a BBQ and so much more. Come and enjoy a day of fun, meet new friends and support a worthy cause.

Your participation and generosity will help us continue our important work.

We can’t wait to see you and your furry friends there!

Dog Show Classes: Registration opens at 10am

Think your pup has what it takes to be top dog? Enter them in one (or all!) of our exciting classes:

Entry Fee: £2 per class. Enter as many classes as you like!

    • 10.30am: Most Handsome Dog – For the dapper gents.

    • 11am: Loveliest Lady – For the lovely ladies.

    • 11.30am: Cutest Puppy – For the little paws with the biggest dreams! (Under 1 year)

    • 12pm: Best Rescue – Celebrating the second chances and the biggest hearts.

    • 12.30pm:  Fancy Dress – Let their personality shine in the most pawsome outfits! (Dog/Owner optional!) 
    • 1pm: Waggiest Tail – Because happiness is contagious!

    • 1.30pm: Spectacular Senior – Honouring the wise and wonderful seniors. (7+)

    • 2pm: Best Child Handler – Showcasing the talents of our young handlers. (12 and under)

    • 2.30pm: Best Trick – from high-fives to spectacular spins, what makes your dog a superstar?!

    • 3pm: Family pack – Because a family that plays together, stays together! (At least 2 dogs)

    • 3.30pm: Best in Show – All 1st place entries, free entry.

More Paw-some Activities

It’s not just about the dog show – there’s fun for the whole family!

    • Face PaintingTransform into your favourite animal or superhero!

    • BBQDelicious bites and sizzling treats to keep you fueled up.

    • RefreshmentsStay refreshed and energised throughout the event with a variety of refreshments available!
    • FREE agility fun course 

    • Raffle Prizes – Fabulous prizes up for grabs including:
        • Port Lympne family tickets
        • Cream Tea for 2 voucher
        • Christmas at Bedgebury experience
        • Family ticket on Tenterden Railway
        • 4 tickets to Hole Park
        • Plus many more!

    • Dog Show Prizes – Fantastic rewards for our four-legged champions:
        • Toys, treats, a food voucher from Natural Instinct and many more surprises!

Stalls and Demonstrations

Explore a range of stalls and pick up some new skills:

    • Dog CPR Demonstrations – Learn how to save a pup’s life.

    • Upcycled Dog Products – Eco-friendly goodies for your pet.

    • Vitamins for Dogs – Keep your furry friend healthy and happy.

    • Sniff Dip – Fun nose work activities for dogs.

    • Dog Training Tips – Get expert advice on training your pet.

    • Artwork – Beautiful pieces to take home and support the cause.

Special Activities

Capture the moment with a professional photoshoot:

    • Photoshoot Sessions by Ian Photography – 15 minutes for £20, including 5 free downloadable prints. Perfect for dog photos, family photos, or a mix of both!

Entry Information

    • General Entry: Donation 

    • Children: Free!

Don’t miss out on this tail-wagging, fun-filled day! We can’t wait to see you and your furry friends at Kench Hills Charity Family Fun Dog Show!

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