Friends of Page Park

Thank you to Terry Graham for taking photos of the day and for this special montage of the 'best bits'.

Waggiest tail.  1st Labrador bonnie     2nd Labrador Toby     3rd staffie Milo

Eddie plus runner up cockerpoo Rosie being cuddled by BBC radio Bristol presenter Emma Britton who joined us for the judging team

Splendid ears:    1st beagle Ralph     2nd Dacshie Mable     3rd cockerpoo Elsa

What a fabulous day! Big thanks to all who came and joined us for Bark in the Park.  Thank you to all the stall holders, charities and everybody who joined us.  A special thanks to the Friends of South Glos Strays and the Friends of Page Park volunteers for all their help in organising the event.  These two groups will share all proceeds from the day.


New for this year Thunderpaws joined us for dog rally demonstrations and have a go!  We also enjoyed free microchipping, Avenue Veterinary Centre free weight checks, charities, pet portraits, ‘temptation alley’, meet Canine Partners assistance dog puppies, Natural Treats Bristol, guess the name of the puppy competition, Page Park Green Dog Walkers, Littlest Rescue, the Pet Collective Photography, Bean Tree Café, Sausage Genius,  Tony’s ice creams, and the much anticipated Page Park Fun Dog Show!

Fun Dog Show classes this year:

[* winner details are being updated shortly ] 

  • Best rescue
    • 1st Beagle, Twix
    • 2nd Staff, Ozzy
    • 3rd Ridgeback/Portu Mountain, Rosie
  • Puppy of 2017 (under age 1)  :
    • 1st Parson terrier, Eddie
    • 2nd Cockerpoo, Elsa
    • Hungarian Vizsla, Max
  • Golden oldie (age 7+)
    • 1st Staffie, Her Grace
    • 2nd Golden Retriever, Bella
    • 3rd Collie, Harry
  • Splendid ears:
    • 1st Beagle, Ralph
    • 2nd Dacshie, Mable
    • 3rd Cockerpoo, Elsa
  • Waggiest tail
    • 1st Labrador, Bonnie
    • 2nd Labrador, Toby
    • 3rd Staffie, Milo
  • Best trick 
    • 1st Choc Labrador, Spud
    • 2nd Staffie, Milo
    • 3rd Jack Russell, Pepper

Price:  £1/class

Prizes were generously donated by Natural Treats Bristol and Avenue Veterinary Centre for the top 3 winners of each category.


  • JENNY RAWLING – Veterinary Surgeon at Avenue Veterinary Centre
  • ALEX BROWN – Veterinary Surgeon at Avenue Veterinary Centre
  • CELIA BOURNE – South Glos Council Dog Warden and founder of Friends of South Glos Strays
  • EMMA BRITTON, BBC Radio Bristol

Other photos from the day.  Do you have a good photo to share? Contact us

Bark in the Park 2017

Saturday 16 September 11am to 3pm

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puppy of 2017 winner,  parson terrier Eddie