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The Green Mountain Dock Dogs are here!

Welcome to Green Mountain Dockdogs!

DockDogs comes to Vermont.  DockDogs is "the World's Premier Canine Aquatics Competition where you can have the most fun with your dogs!"

DockDogs events are designed to be fun for families and their dogs.  There is competition, awards, national rankings and the works for folks that want to see how their dogs compete against other dogs of similar ability.  And many folks just attend events to watch or to jump their dogs for the fun of it

If you are not a member, please consider becoming a member...and most importantly, get out to the water to see if you dog wants to join in the fun.

GMDD 2021 Practice/Event Schedule

Sat 5/1 – Member practice and mtg 

Sun 5/9 – Member practice

Sat 5/22 – Member practice

Sun 6/6 – Member practice

Sat 6/19 – Member practice 

Sun 6/27 – Member practice

Fri-Sun 7/2-7/4 – Splashes N Wags Wild Card Event – Splashdown 2021

Sat-Sun 7/10-7/11 – GMDD event, Lenox, MA

Sat 7/10 – Member practice  

Sun 7/18 – Member practice

Sat 7/24 – Member practice

Sun 8/8 – Member practice and mtg

Sat 8/21 – Member practice

Sun 8/29 – Member practice

Sat 9/11 – Member practice

Sun 9/19 – Member practice

Sat 9/25-9/26 – GMDD Event at facility – Jumpin’ Into Fall 2021

Sat 10/2 – Member practice and mtg

?? Orvis event 10/9-10/10

Sun 10/10 – Member practice

Sat 10/16 – Member practice






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Where are we located?

Green Mountain DockDogs uses Splashes and Wags as our primary practice facility. 

Splashes and Wags is Vermonts only DockDog sanctioned facility!

200 Phylis Lane

Bennington Vermont, 05201 

* We are always looking to expand throughout Vermont.


How old does my dog have to be to compete?

Per DockDog rules, dogs must be at least 6 months old to compete.

Can we have a private practice?

Yes, however you will need to contact Splashes and Wags for availabilty and details. 

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Can any dog breed compete?

Absolutely ! DockDogs welcomes all breeds including mixed breeds !

What should I bring with me to a practice or event?

Besides your dog, you should bring a 4ft leash (retractable's not permitted), a floatable toy (object may not be considered edible) for your dog to retrieve, & some water and treats for your pooch. Many others also bring a dog crate to let your dog relax in and a pop up shelter for shade or rain protection.



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New Board Members for 2021

GMDD would like to welcome Julie Shepard and Janice Sopko to our 2021 Board Of Directors!! It is going to be a great year!! .... Beth

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Dry Camping sign up for the July 2021 Wild Card event

Dry Camping sign up for the July 2021 Wild Card event Please let us know what type of unit you have, and how many nights, along with date of arrival. Fee is $15/night, and $15 to dump. Water also available to fill up on site >>>>Sign up here<<<<<

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