International Dockdogs Competition

Location: Gravel Parking Lot near the River by the Covered Bridge

Date and Time: Saturday, August 15 and Sunday, August 16 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM. Practice starting at 8:00 AM! 

Registration: Please register online at DockDogs – Limited spots will be available for onsite registration during the events. Divisions include Pro, Semi-pro & Amateur. Contact [email protected] or call 330-241-4975. 

This event is held adjacent to the Cass River at Frankenmuth River Place Shops with over 100 dogs competing in distance, height and speed by jumping into a large pool of water. DockDogs will have 6 Big Air WAVE competitions, an Extreme Vertical competition and a Speed Retrieve competition qualifiers go onto the DockDogs National Championships in October out West.  See the best of the best in action! This event draws large crowds and the children love to stand pool-side to “feel” the action!  

Schedule of Events: 

Saturday, August 15:

  • Onsite Registration/ Practice – 8:00 a.m. 
  • Big Air WAVE Competition # 1 – 9:00 a.m. 
  • Big Air WAVE Competition # 2 – 11:00 a.m. 
  • Big Air WAVE Competition # 3 – 1:00 p.m. 
  • Big Air WAVE Competition # 4 – 3:00 p.m. 
  • Extreme Vertical Competition – 5:00 p.m. 

Sunday, August 16:

  • Onsite Registration/ Practice – 8:00 a.m. 
  • Big Air WAVE Competition # 5 – 9:00 a.m. 
  • Big Air WAVE Competition # 6 – 11:00 a.m. 
  • Speed Retrieve Competition and FInals – 1:30 p.m. 
  • Big Air Finals  -Amateur, Semi-Pro & Pro Finals – 4:00 p.m.