Dances with Dogs

Dances With Dogs

Workshops are open to anyone who has an interest in dancing with their dog. You may be a beginner, unsure how to start, or participated in previous workshops and would like to polish your dance routine(s). Perhaps you need help with your choreography or some new moves in your routine.

Get involved contact Joan Stewart on or call 9634 4753.


Download the latest Shows & Trials Guide, for all the dates of the upcoming events. Please note these documents are updated from time to time.


Dances with Dogs Entry Form
Guide - Running a Competition
Part 15 Dances with Dogs Regulations

2021 Competitions

Freestyle & Heelwork to Music Double Competition - Saturday, 21 August 2021 - click here to view the schedule.
Freestyle & Heelwork to Music Double Competition - Sunday, 19 September 2021 - click here to view the schedule.

DOGS NSW Dances with Dogs - Trick Dog Rule Review

DOGS NSW Dances with Dogs - Trick Dog Committee is seeking input from members for the up- coming Dances with Dogs - Trick Dog Rule Review.

The Rule Review will cover both Dances with Dogs and Trick Dog Tests.

Submissions will close on 3 December, 2021

All members are welcome to submit a proposed Rule change(s),  the submission(s) must contain the following;

  • Current Rule Number and Rule detail in full
  • The proposed amendment
  • Rationale for the proposed amendment
  • List any current Rules that would be affected as a resulted a consequential change(s) from a proposed new Rule or an amended Rule.
Any new or revised proposed trick submission, the proposer must include a full trick description and be accompanied by a video of the proposed new trick.

Submissions that do not adhere to the above criteria will not be considered.

Any queries regarding Rule submissions please contact Joan Stewart, DWD – Trick Dog NSW Representative:  

All DWD and Trick Dog submissions are to be sent to Mrs Lisa Hadley:



Dances with Dogs Committee contacts:

Chair: Ms J Stewart, Chair - Ph. 0421 016 168 - E.
Member: Miss V Etherington OAM - Ph. 0418 226 915 - E.