The first Canines for a Cause Charity Festival 2015
The event was organised by Canadian Jebel K9 – Training & Services and took place at the Al Bustan Palace, a Ritz Carlton Hotel, on April 18.
Dog owners and animal lovers were invited to bring their cherished companions along and took part in a number of demonstrations and competitions.
The aim of the event was to raise funds for two local charities, the Oman Cancer Association and the Oman Diabetes Association, as well as to provide awareness and educate about dogs and their capabilities, and give people an opportunity to socialise and learn how to get the very best out of their dogs.
A parade of dogs; agility and rally obedience presentations; tail-wagging; jumping, musical hoops and best trick competitions, and much more.
Besides the dog shows, there were plenty of entertainment, including face painting, a bouncy castle, raffles and other fun activities for the whole family.