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Sign up with your dog for the Incredible Mountain Dog Competition coming to Avon

Nationally televised dog obstacle course challenge is coming to Avon’s Nottingham Park in June

The Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge features a variety of breeds competing in different competitions.
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What: Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge

Where: Nottingham Park, Avon.

When: Thursday to Saturday, June 20-22.

Cost: Free to spectate.

More information: Visit www.carsonevents.com/MDC or www.incredibledogchallenge.com.

A nationally televised dog obstacle course challenge is coming to Avon’s Nottingham Park in June, including a qualifier on Thursday, June 20, to earn a spot as a finalist in one of the competitions.

The Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge takes place June 20-22 and showcases a variety of canine sports. The spectator-friendly event includes a variety of breeds competing in the Incredible Mountain Dog Competition, Diving Dog, Flying Disc, Fetch It, Jack Russell Hurdle Racing and more.

Bleacher seating and free admission is available for spectators, and well-behaved dogs on-leash are welcome.

The Incredible Mountain Dog Competition is a new event where both the dog and its handler must complete each obstacle together, including crawling under a net, climbing up and over hay bales and riding a stand-up paddleboard together. The qualifier is June 20. Four female and four male finalists will compete head to head June 21 at 10:30 a.m.

Entries are limited for the Mountain Dog Competition to 10 male and 10 female handlers and their dogs.

Sign up online at carsonevents.com/MDC. Applicants will know by May 15 if they have been selected. Potential competitors should be experienced stand-up paddleboarders.

For more information, visit incredibledogchallenge.com or carsonevents.com.