Ruffs Dog Show 2019: 10 photos as Preston's pooches show off their best tricks at Ashton Park

Tails were wagging at a party for hounds at Ashton Park as an annual Ruffs Dog Show got underway.

Monday, 19th August 2019, 2:57 pm
Updated Monday, 19th August 2019, 3:57 pm
Michael Malloy with his dog Kobi from The Misunderstood Dog Training School

Between 100 and 150 four-legged-pets showed off their best tricks including packing suitcases, running up an owner’s leg and sitting on their shoulder and taking their owner’s socks off. The hounds even got a chance to play an adaption of a classic children’s party game, musical sit.

Sparky has a go on the Dog Agility Course
Katie Bibby, Orok Brooks, Hannah Saxon and Lillie Marvel and their dogs from The Adventure Squad

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Sparky has a go on the Dog Agility Course with owner Tom Howe
Sarah Sharples and Bracken
Micheal Malloy with his dog Kobi from The Misunderstood Dog Training School
Ivy-May Mitchell (2) with her soft toys
Lenny who is being trained to be a person trailing dog pictured with his owner Dawn Heaton of Preston Trick Dogs
Lenny who is being trained to be a person trailing dog
Amber has a go on the Dog Agility Course
Aaron Corey (10) meets Willow