Welcome to the 11th Annual Huntsville Obedience Training Club's (HOTC) Dog Fair!
Plans are being made for a great canine day on September 28 at Monte Sano State Park. Check back in a few weeks for more details.
HOTC Dog Fair 2012 - A beautiful day !!!
Cool temperatures, 2400 dogs, 3000 dog lovers,
and not a drop of rain.
Great pictures are up from
Bob Gathany of The Huntsville Times.
Sharon and Norm Casto have uploaded a huge number of pictures in several albums
. Some of the albums are large and make take a little time to appear in your browser window.
Welcome to the 10th Annual Huntsville Obedience Training Club's (HOTC
) Dog Fair!
The HOTC Dog Fair provides a wide range of demonstrations and hands-on activities for the public
and their canine companions, and gives local shelters and rescue groups the opportunity to showcase
their dogs in need of a 'forever' home.
Vendors' booths with dog-related items for sale help lend a country-fair
atmosphere to the event, enhancing everyone's enjoyment.
Start your day at the HOTC Dog Fair with a visit to WELCOME & INFORMATION
. You can pick up the latest Event Schedule, Dog Fair Map showing activity and Exhibitor locations, and register for dozens of door-prizes to be given away at 10:30, 12:00, and 2:00 drawings.
Welcome & Information is staffed by knowledgeable HOTC volunteers to help you enjoy your day.
Can your dog sit? Keep on the look out for the PRIZE PATROL
Ever wonder what would happen if you got lost in the woods? HEMSI
is here to show you.
Would your dog like a new toy? PRIZES FOR POOP
is just the thing for you.
Want to learn about scent training, try a 'Treat Hide and Seek'
session. If your dog jumps on people, then the mini-training session 'Manners - No Jumping'
All demonstrations and public-participation activities are free except for the Microchipping Clinc, and you'll have lots of
opportunities to win some of the hundreds of prizes that will be given away.
Please note there is a nominal per car parking fee charged by Monte Sano State Park.
Click on an activity in the blue bar above and find out what's happening at the HOTC Dog Fair 2012.
Move your mouse over any of the pictures and see a photo from a previous Dog Fair.