Manchester Dog Owners Group (MDOG)
A Dog Lovers Community

K-9 Kerplunk Doggie Dunk

August 17,2019    10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Globe Hollow Pool, 100 Spring Street, Manchester

The Manchester Youth Commission is sponsoring a dog swim, the “K-9 Kerplunk Doggie Dunk”.  All licensed, well behaved dogs and their owners are welcome to attend; swimming is for dogs only. There is a $5.00 admission fee per dog (maximum of 2 dogs per handler). Admission to the event will benefit the Manchester Youth Commission. The event will include an off-leash dog swim and bathing station. Pre-registration is not required. Please contact Kellie Sheridan (860) 647-5262 or with any questions.


MDOG Celebrates Labyrinth Brewing Co’s Birthday

August 20, 2019  5 p.m. to 7 p.m.

148 Forest Street, Manchester

Join us as we say “Happy Birthday” to one of our favorite dog-friendly breweries! MDOG will be at Labyrinth from 5 – 7 PM, with information about our group and some of our favorite t-shirts!
Labyrinth will be donating proceeds from raffle ticket sales to MDOG on this day. Bring your pup and join us for a drink!


Dog Park Volunteer Day

September 7, 2019   9 a.m. to Noon

Manchester Dog Park, Spring Street

Volunteers requested for park maintenance and clean-up.  Bring your gloves, rakes and shovels.  Goals for the day will be posted at the park and on the Dog Park Page. Give an hour or three and help out at the park.   Water will be provided.


Barktoberfest Fair

October 19, 2019 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Charter Oak Park, Manchester

A fall fair with canine events, crafts, vendors, food trucks and canine Q&A.

No admission charge.

Manchester Dog Owner’s Group will be hosting our third annual BARKtober Fest! We will celebrate our canine citizens, create awareness for responsible dog ownership, and raise funds to promote canine recreational activities and fund the town’s  dog park, Manchester “Barks & Rec”.
Join the festivities with:
Local vendors, Exhibitors promoting canine educational materials.
Family-fun activities of Dunkin’ 4 dogs, A Canine Kissing Booth, weenie retrieve, Training and care Q&A and a Dog Costume Parade and contest!

Excitement is in the air!

MDOG is on the verge of publishing it’s new website!

Our website will be full of content which will include:

— MDOG Events

— Dog Hikes

— Seminars

— Canine Content

— And.. our online store

Stay tuned as we build our site.