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2014 DockDogs World Championships

Radio DockDogs Episode 74 is here with an interview featuring Grant Reeves, CEO of DockDogs, sharing lots of important details with the 2014 DockDogs World Championships right around the corner! Be sure to tune in for the cutting edge Super Elite content and be sure to check out the links below.

Golden Paw Awards People’s Choice Awards Nominations Instructions/Requirements

  • Nominations are open from October 1, 2014 – October 15, 2014 @ 11:59pm EST
  • One nomination submission per DockDogs Handler ID
  • Must have participated in at least 1 DockDogs event in 2013 or 2014 season
  • In order to submit a nomination please visit, login with your DockDogs Handler ID and password, fill out the form on the right-hand side of the page and click on “Send Form”.

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Dogs Playing PokerRadio DockDogs Episode 73 is available now with a fantastic episode featuring interviews with Tina McLaughlin from the B.A.A.R.K. Foundation, Inc.

Charlotte Motor SpeedwayRadio DockDogs Episode 72 is here and it’s time to GET EXCITED! In this episode we’ll hear from Mr Excitement himself, Jay Harris, President of Carolina DockDogs. Carolina DockDogs will be bringing another form of speed to the Charlotte Motor Speedway this weekend at the 2014 DockDogs Big Air at the Auto Fair and it sounds like it’s going to be a blast! If you’re lucky enough to know Jay personally you’ll understand why we’ll keep this short, allowing his enthusiasm and excitement to spread the news of the event taking place this weekend (September 19 – 21, 2014)!

If you’re already registered or thinking about joining up on-site be sure to check out this important memo regarding the venue entry and parking. 

Radio DockDogs Episode 71 with a phenomenal interview with Vicki Tighe, the director of Affiliated Clubs & Sanctioned Facilities! With new Affiliated Clubs & Sanctioned Facilities underway, Rules Committee 2015 and the World Championships right around the corner there’s a ton of exciting details to share. Tune in today using the player below or subscribe on iTunes!

Dog with Canadian FlagJim Zelasko heads up and across the border into Canada for a live recording of this episode of Radio DockDogs as part of the Canadian Western Regional Championships in Whistler, BC, CA.

Tune in to hear from a few voices from the Northwest United States and further north into Canada as the Canadian Western Regional Championship Competitors get excited with World Championships thrill! In this episode you’ll hear from Angel Graham, President of Puget Sound DockDogs, Kristi Baird and Sherri Fleck!

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Whitney LightnerRadio DockDogs Episode 69 is here and this week we have some exciting news to share with the announcement of the FINAL 2014 DockDogs Wildcard Qualifier event for the DockDogs World Championships which will be taking place August 27 – September 1st at the Central Wisconsin State Fair

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This week Jim Zelasko sits down with Whitney Lightner of Arizona DockDogs to catch up on all of the happenings out in the Western United States! Whitney and the whole Arizona DockDogs board and membership are fortunate to have the newly established Partners Dog Training Sanctioned Training Facility so close and of course year round beautiful weather affording them lots of on the dock fun! Tune in to hear from Whitney and catch up on all of the other important news too!

Stay tuned to the DockDogs Blog, your email and Facebook as we’ve got a surprise contest opening up this week too! That’s all for now…paws up dogtown! Thanks for tuning in…

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Radio DockDogs Episode 68 is here with stories from the North Central Regional Championships as teams leapt from the Oshkosh, WI dock in search of the coveted DockDogs World Championships invitations!

DockDogs at Regional Championships Dublin DogRadio DockDogs Episode 67 rolls in and the sun is high in the sky and we’ve got a great show for you today! Jim Zelasko sits down with Grant Reeves, CEO of DockDogs again to bring everyone up to speed with the Sonic developments that are constantly in motion for us! We’re gonna let Jim & Grant take it from here, please be sure to answer the poll below after you listen to the show and let us know your thoughts! Paws up!

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Jennifer ZelaskoRadio DockDogs Episode 66 heads back home after 5 weeks on the road and it’s been a fun journey! We’re thinking Jim & Jennifer should just hitch their vehicle to the back of our dock! Tune in today as Jim Zelasko and his wife Jennifer co-host this weeks program to re-cap their journeys of the past few weeks of events.

Be sure to check out the DockDogs schedule for the newest list of upcoming events at for your next chance to get up on the dock! Paws up…


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Radio DockDogs Episode 65 rolls in with interviews from the Franklin County Fair in Hilliard, OH where two of our hard working event staff members make an appearance on the program!

We close the event up with two special guests including one special girl who claims they will take over the ownership of DockDogs from Grant someday! Can you guess who?