Preparation is underway for the annual Dog Day Afternoon at the Cabbages and Frocks market, Marylebone. The event takes place on Saturday 15 October, 11am to 5pm, with the free competitions beginning at 2.30pm.
Categories include "A bit of ruff" for mixed breeds, Best dog trick, Waggy tail, Miniatures and toy breeds, Matching pairs, New kid on the block - Best puppy, Oldies but goodies and Best in show. They will be judged by Chamois Rose-Wood of the Independent and Rob Alleyne of Dog Owners club and seen on BBC3 "Dog Borstal".
Admission into the rest of the show is also free and you can enjoy displays from the Good Boy Dog School headed by Dima and his doggie dance partners George and Teddy, plus lots of shopping opportunities. The Weeping chef will be making a delicious dog-friendly stew, as well as food for humans.
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