The Essex Dog Display Team
Working with many different breeds of dogs, the team produce a professional action packed and entertaining display, coupled with a superb commentary, these happy dogs will leave the audience spellbound.
Controlled attack dogs apprehend fleeing criminals whilst under 'gunfire'. Searching and retrieving and agility races, are just some of the many exercises included in the display.
The central feature of the display is a 100 ft by 8 ft high ramp which the dogs negotiate at high speed through hoops of fire, also on the ramp a unique demonstration of dogs negotiating human obstacles.
Many of the dogs in the team are rescue dogs and organisers of events together with the public need to know the welfare of the dogs is paramount.
The Essex Dog Display Team are the only civilian dog team ever to be selected for The Royal Tournament,
carrying out 28 displays in front of a live audience with international television coverage. The team were presented to Her Majesty The Queen and members of the Royal Family during their time at the Royal Tournament.
TV appearance include:
Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway,
The Paul O Grady Show, It's Me or the Dog with Victoria Stilwell, 7 times on Blue Peter, 9 times on the Generation Game, 11 years BBC Crufts, Pets Win Prizes with Dale Winton, The Animal's Roadshow, What's Up Doc, Its A Dogs Life, Clive Anderson Show, Cilla Black The Moment of Truth, Disney Channel, Animal Planet, The Gaby Roslin Show, Pet Project, plus numerous regional programmes. International television appearances include Japan (twice), Holland, Australia and New Zealand, America, South Korea and Turkey.