Veterinary Surgical Centers of the Delta

Splash Dogs California State Fair Dock Jumping Competition

Venue Information
California State Fair
Cal Expo
1600 Exposition
Sacramento, CA 95815

Fri Jul 12
Registration opens - 10AM
Open Practice Dock - 10AM
Splash 1 - 12:00 pm
Splash 2 - 2:00 pm
Splash 3 - 4:00 pm
Splash 4 - 6:00 pm
Dock Closes - 7PM

Sat Jul 13
Registration opens - 10AM
Open Practice Dock - 10AM
Splash 5 - 11:00 am
Splash 6 - 1:00 pm
Splash 7 - 3:00 pm
Splash 8 - 5:00 pm
Super Vertical - 6:00 pm
Dock Closes - 7PM

Sun Jul 14
Registration opens - 10AM
Open Practice Dock - 10AM
Splash 9 - 11:00 am
Super Retrieve - 12:00 pm
Splash 10 - 1:00 pm
Finals - 3:00 pm
Dock Closes - 5PM

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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This event is UKC Sanctioned

Event Details/Entry Information

  • Event Entry: Splash Dogs will be located in front of the racetrack grandstands. Participants will get two free entry passes into the Fair with each dog they have registered. Participants will need to enter through Gate 12. Participants may drive in to unload when the Fair is not open. Gate 12 is open 24hrs. You would drive through Gate 12 and right past the race track, they can come in and drop off and then go back out and into Z lot from the top of the hill to park. When the fair is open, they will pick up passes at Gate 12, and then be directed back to gate 13 to drive into Z lot to park and walk up the hill to your venue. There will be signage to help direct you.
  • Parking: Splash Dogs participants will park in lot Z near Gate 12 of Cal Expo. You will receive one free parking pass per registered dog/per day.
  • Crating: Crating will be on grass. There is some shade. Canopies are welcome. Please see registration for crating area
  • Venue Rules: Dogs must be on leash at all times, Dogs are not allowed in any other part of the Fair other than the Splash Dogs venue, potty areas and to go to/from the parking lot. Dogs must stay in the Splash Dogs venue area
  • Event Notes: Always bring rabies shot records. It is recommended to have your dog get the flu vaccine ALWAYS PICKUP AFTER YOUR DOG

Event Rules/Information

  • This is an Outdoor event to be run into a 20 x 40 Splash Pool.
  • The dock will a 40ft dock trailer with Astro turf surface.
  • 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 and up to two handlers 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 $25 and $25 for additional Splashes, payable to Splash Dogs (cash, check, or Visa/Master Charge). $25 to practice. If you decide to compete your practice fee will apply towards Splash entry fee. Practice is for Open dock practice

Register Now For:
California State Fair
Sacramento, CA
Jul 12 - Jul 14, 2019

Handler Information:
The handler must be a single person, please do not list multiple first names. You may opt to change the handler at the event when you check-in onsite.
*First Name :
*Last Name:
Address 1:
Address 2:
Zip Code:
Country (If Different Than US):
Contact Phone:
* It is important you provide a phone number so we can contact you if there are schedule changes or we need to contact you during the event (we've had dogs sitting in the sun or escaping out of crates while their people are at lunch, etc)
Junior Handler (age 6-15): Yes No
Handler's Date of Birth:
(required for Junior Handlers)

Dog Information:
*Dog's Name (Call Name only):
* If you wish to include titles, pronunciation and/or their registered name, please include this info in the "Tell me about your dog" section.
Dog's Owner: First Name: Last Name:
* In cases where a dog is handled by multiple people, please enter the person listed as the owner with Splash Dogs. If you are not sure who is listed as the owner, please visit: If this is left blank, the handler will be listed as the owner.
Dog's Date of Birth:
Dog's Gender: Male Female
If your dog is a mixed breed dog or a breed not included in our list, please select "Other" as the breed and specify the mix of breeds in "Other Breed"
Dog's Breed:
Other Breed:
Dog's Height
at Withers (in inches):

Entry Information:
In which waves do you want to compete? (You may enter as many as you like. Please only select practice checkboxes if you do not plan to enter a wave.)

Friday: Practice 2019-07-12Splash 1 - 12:00PMSplash 2 - 02:00PMSplash 3 - 04:00PMSplash 4 - 06:00PM
Saturday: Practice 2019-07-13Splash 5 - 11:00AMSplash 6 - 01:00PMSplash 7 - 03:00PMSplash 8 - 05:00PMSuper Vertical - 06:00PM
Sunday: Practice 2019-07-14Splash 9 - 11:00AMSuper Retrieve - 12:00PMSplash 10 - 01:00PM

Have you ever participated in a Dock Jumping event? Yes No
Do you want to be placed on our mailing list? Yes No
*Tell us about your dog:
*Do you have a favorite story about your dog?:
Please only click the Submit Registration button Once.
Tony Reed - 600 Bailey Road, Suite 400 - Pittsburg, CA - P. 925-783-6149