Woofstock is an amazing weekend full of fun for dogs and dog lovers. It takes place in Woodbine Park near the Toronto Beaches at the start of summer each year.
The weather was beautiful. Walking around to see all the vendors and events was quite a workout.
Our two favorite activities were the unique Dog Lovers Days family dog lure courses and the hilarious Wiener and Pug races.
This fit dog Friday we celebrate activities that encourage both mental and physical fitness for dogs and fun for the family!
Dog Lovers Days have created an accessible, portable Dog Lure Course with an agility tunnel and 2 little jumps, designed for the family dog to enjoy.
They set up 2 main courses at Woofstock and there were enthusiastic line-ups all day, both days. The courses were great fun and good exercise for hundreds of dogs and owners.
Most of the dogs seemed to absolutely love chasing the plastic lure around the winding path like a squirrel. Some dogs that had done agility quickly jumped the little jumps and raced through the tunnel after the lure. Others bypassed them and stuck to the lure.
It was inspiring to see such a wide variety of breeds and people participating in the event. There were some very passionate (and vocal) fans.
The Running Of The Pugs
Who could resist The Running Of The Pugs? We are a little biased of course (We love pugs especially Kilo the Pug), but we couldn’t get enough of all the adorable pugs who attended.
So great to see our pal Fishstick the Rockin’ Rescue and dad Tim at the race. Check out his matching pug t-shirt from PugALug Pug Rescue (I have one in black for Kilo)!
Wiener Dog Races
We love Wiener Dogs AKA Dachshunds as they are a smart, fun, loyal, cute looking breed of dog.
Their races drew a huge crowd of fans and was nearly as chaotic as the pugs.
This weekend, Kilo and I will be doing strength training, hiking around the hills in the ravine and playing outside.