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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.


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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 Physliss 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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Dueling Dogs Practice

Dueling Dogs Practice! Friday September 30th 12pm 7pm

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Jumpin' On The Block 2016!

Come join the fun! For anyone looking to stay in a motel, see below our choice motels but book NOW due to foliage!

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GMDD members traveled to Kingston Ontario to compete with Rideau River DockDogs !

GMDD members had a fantastic showing at the KingstonSheepdog trials DockDog event hosted by Rideau River DockDogs! Seven members and dogs competed with six making the finals! (Tucker jumped out of his division!) James and Melissa Vladyka both competed with Storm and made the Amateur Finals with Melissa and took 1st place! Jon Mayhew and Summer made the Junior Finals and took 2nd place! Mike Welch and Tia made the Senior Finals  and finished 5th! Caroline Mayhew and Bruin made the Senior Finals and took 2nd Place! Mark Krause and Rosey made the Senior Finals and took 1st Place with a new PB of 20'2"! Mark Krause and Cooper made the Elite Finals and took 2nd Place! Jon Mayhew and Bruin  were 3rd Place in Extreme Verdical -Cadet division! Mark Krause and Rosey  were 1st Place in Extreme Vertical Cadet Division! James Vladyka and Storm  were 5th Place in Speed Retrieve Express Division! Beth Sausville and Tucker were 3rd Place in Speed Retrieve Express! Jon Mayhew and Bruin were 1st Place in Speed Retrieve Express Division! Mark Krause and Rosey were 1st Place in Speed Retrieve Turbo Division! and 4 th Place Iron Dog Warrior! [gallery]  

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GMDD had a fantastic showing at the North East Regional Championships!

GMDD had eight dogs competing at the North East Regional Championships this past weekend, with six earning invites to the World Championships in Iowa this fall. James Vladyka and Storm earned invites in Big Air - Novice and Speed Retrieve  - Express Jim Lyons and Charlie earned an invite for Big Air -  Novice! Jill Trepanier and Gracie earned an invite in Big Air - Senior Karen Pellegrino and Kybo earned and an Invite for Extreme Vertical - Cadet! Mark Krause and Cooper earned an invite in Extreme Vertical - Top Gun Mark Wrobel and Rain earned invites in Extreme Vertical - Top Gun and Iron Dog - Titan Congratulations to all!

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