Veterinary Surgical Centers of the Delta

Splash Dogs America's Family Pet Expo Dock Jumping Competition

Venue Information
'>America's Family Pet Expo
Orange County Fairgrounds
88 Fair Dr
Costa Mesa, CA 92626
Orange County Fairgrounds

Fri Apr 19
Registration opens - 10AM
Open Practice Dock - 10AM
Splash 1 - 11:00 am
Splash 2 - 12:30 pm
Splash 3 - 2:00 pm
Splash 4 - 4:30 pm
Dock Closes - 6PM

Sat Apr 20
Registration opens - 10AM
Open Practice Dock - 10AM
Splash 5 - 11:00 am
Splash 6 - 12:30 pm
Splash 7 - 2:00 pm
Splash 8 - 4:30 pm
Super Vertical - 6:00 pm
Dock Closes - 7PM

Sun Apr 21
Registration opens - 10AM
Open Practice Dock - 10AM
Splash 9 - 11:00 am
Splash 10 - 12:30 pm
Finals - 2:00 pm
Dock Closes - 6PM

There will be practice between Splashes as time permits

Please check in at least 1 hour before your Splash and at least 1 hour prior to the first Finals on Sunday for the finals.

Be ready for your Splash. You will be scratched from the heat if you are not available.

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Event Details/Entry Information

  • Event Entry: Come in Gate 4 off of Arlington Street and go to the Will Call entrance for passes. You must pre-register to receive free pass. One pass for registered dog
  • Parking: Parking is off of Arlington Street, Gate 4.
  • Crating: See Registration for Crating location
  • Venue Rules: Dogs are not allowed in Pet Expo, they must stay in Splash Dogs area

Event Rules/Information

  • This is an outdoor event to be run into 20 x 40 Splash Pool.
  • The dock will 40 ft Dock.
  • Training for new comers and others will be provided.
  • This event will be open to all dog / handler teams who wish to enter as space permits.
  • Please bring crate to store your dog or have other means to store your dog.
  • Abuse will not be tolerated.
  • Absolutely NO pushing, shoving or throwing your dog into the pool.
  • Please have dogs shots up to date, tags or bring current shot and vaccine papers. Please be responsible for the safety of your dog and others!!!
  • Dog / handler teams may enter only one or as many Splashes as they wish (a separate entry fee must be paid for each Splash)
  • Dog / handler teams will be placed in groups of up to 15 teams within each heat.
  • Each team will receive two (2) competition jumps.
  • One dog/ handler on the dock at a time during competition.
  • All dogs will have the opportunity to acclimate to the dock area prior to their first official competition jump as time permits.
  • Allotted practice time based on event time constraints.
  • The dock will close to all practice jumping 15 minutes prior to the start of each competition Splash, for competitors warm-up.
  • Handlers or handlers representatives must be present to accept ribbons and awards.
  • Ribbons will be awarded after each heat, so stick around. Ribbons will not be mailed.
  • Female dogs in heat will NOT be allowed to compete or in the competition area.

Event Registration

  • This Splash Dogs event is open to any dog / handler team who wishes to enter. You may do this in one of two ways: Online or on-site
  • You will then be required to pay the registration fee, sign a waiver and show papers when you check-in at the event.
  • Register on-site at least one hour prior to the Splash in which you would like to compete.
  • Pre-Registrants will be given PRIORITY for entry in a Splash
  • Heats will be determined as competitors enter.
  • Entry e-mail confirmation -- please provide email address with registration.
  • On-site registration will be available only as space permits. Please pre-register to ensure your spot in a Splash.
  • You will be able to pay Splash/practice fees and purchase merchandise with a credit card at this event.

    Splash Registration Fee is $20 and $20 for additional Splashes, payable to Splash Dogs (cash, check, or Visa/Master Charge). $20 to practice. If you decide to compete your practice fee will apply towards Splash entry fee. Practice is for Open dock practice

Tony Reed - 600 Bailey Road, Suite 400 - Pittsburg, CA - P. 925-783-6149