Is your pet top dog? Can they show off a trick or two? 

Brand new Dorset pet show, Pet Nation, is coming this autumn and we're inviting you and your dog to get involved.

The event takes place at Kingston Maurward College on Saturday September 16 and will be supported by Westover Jaguar Land Rover.

Margaret Green Animal Rescue will oversee the extensive schedule of dog show classes and dog demonstrations

There are 12 classes to choose from, they are:

  1. Prettiest bitch
  2. Handsome male
  3. Waggiest tail
  4. Cutest puppy (6 to 12 months)
  5. Best child handler (6 to 11 years-old)
  6. Best child handler (11 to 16 years-old)
  7. Best veteran (8 years plus)
  8. Best rescue
  9. Best trick
  10. Child handler best trick up to 16 years
  11. Show stopper classes for the winners of classes 5, 6 and 10 
  12. Best in show for the winners of classes 1, 2, 7 and 8

Entry is £2 per class or £10 for six classes.

Bitches in season and dogs under six months are not allowed to enter. 

To find out more about Westover Jaguar Land Rover, go to or contact the showrooms in Christchurch (Land Rover), Poole (Jaguar) and Salisbury (Land Rover).

Visit our official facebook page @PetNationUnleashed for regular updates.