The 14th annual Purina Incredible Dog Challenge national finals will return to Purina Farms in Gray Summit, Missouri on September 30 through October 1, 2011. If you're planning to attend, Purina Farms is located at 200 Checkerboard Drive - 10 miles west of Six Flags, I44 west of St Louis.
Athletic dogs from around the world will compete in dog diving, freestyle flying disc, weave poles, Jack Russell hurdle racing and agility competitions. In addition to the events being taped for television, fans call follow the Purina Incredible Dog Challenge action on Twitter throughout the weekend with #incredibledogs. Fetch Bark Network for livestream coverage during the finals events.
Saturday, October 1 Events Schedule
- 11 am Agility Course Inspection and Diving Dog Warm-up
- 11:15 am Agility Forerunners
- 11:25 am National Anthem
- 11:30 am Incredible Agility Competition
- 12:30 pm Incredible Diving Dog Competition
- 1:15 pm Incredible Speed and Catch Competition
- 1:45 pm Incredible Jack Russel Hurdle Racing
- 2:30 pm Incredible 30 Weave Up and Back Competition
- 3:15 pm Incredible Freestyle Flying Disc Competition
Live in the St Louis Missouri area with a diving dog? An open dog diving qualifier will be held for all dogs who want to dive for distance into a 19,000 gallon pool of water. Top qualifiers win the chance to compete on Saturday, October 1. Registration for the Open Dog Diving qualifier is at 9:30 am on Friday, September 30 with qualifying beginning at 13:30 am. Click here to download a Qualifying Information Sheet.