Green Mountain Dock Dogs

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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.


If my dog is in heat may I bring her?

Dogs in heat will not be allowed in the competition / practice area.

Are training collars permitted?

Electronic training collars and choke/pinch collars are not permitted on the dock. however they are permitted everywhere else.

How old do I have to be to try DockDogs?

Youth handlers must be at least 7 years old to practice or compete.

How do i get involved?

Come to a newbie session. Become a member!! Getting tips from GMDD members will always help!