Remus Horse Sanctuary Events

Open Day and Dog Show at the Sanctuary July


Sunday 05/07/2020


1:00pm - 5:00pm


£4 for Adults and £2 for Children

Join us for our Open Day and novelty Dog Show on Sunday 5 July from 1pm until 5pm.

Remus rely solely on fundraising and sponsorship; would you like to sponsor a dog class in our July Dog Show? If so, email

As well as our 200+ animals including horses, ponies, donkeys, two cows, sheep, goats and cats, we offer a variety of competitions and games to entertain the whole family, along with music from Midnite Blu. Refreshments are available all afternoon including sandwiches and delicious cakes (including many gluten-free). Plus, we have many stalls selling gifts, books, bric-a-brac and a great raffle.

  • Bouncy castle
  • Kids corner
  • Stalls
  • Refreshments
  • Live music

Entry is just £4 for adults and £2 for children payable on arrival.

The dog show will be starting at 1.30pm, with bookings being taken from 1pm. Entry is £1.50 per class.

Dog show categories/classes:

  1. Rescue Dog – Trophy to keep
  2. Fabulous Family (Minimum 2 dogs)
  3. Awesome Eyes
  4. Loveliest Lady (Prettiest Bitch)
  5. Most Handsome Fella
  6. Best Junior Handler
  7. Dogs with a Disability (Blind, deaf, life-changing illness)
  8. Most Gorgeous  Golden Oldie (Any dog over 7 years old)
  9. Best Paw Shaker or Trick
  10. Best Sausage Catcher
  11. Best Rescue Greyhound (Ken Lindridge Memorial Trophy)
  12. Best Fancy Dress
  13. Cutest Pup (any dog under 1 year old)
  14. Bad Hair Day
  15. Dog Most Like its Owner
  16. Loudest Bark/Noisiest Dog (Freestyle)
  17. FINALE – BEST IN SHOW – Trophy to keep

Please note that the ground can be uneven, subject to the weather. We do provide a wheelchair accessible toilet and, if required, disabled parking is available near to the yard. Dogs are welcome on a lead.

If the weather is very wet in the days prior to the event, then please double check with us, either by telephone (01277 356191) or Facebook, that we will be able to open!

As you can imagine, it takes a lot to organise a public event such as this. If you can volunteer your help, please get in touch.

We and the animals look forward to seeing you!

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