Bark in the Park San Jose, Sept.16, 2017, 10-5, William Street Park in downtown San Jose

Bark in the Park 2017 Entertainment

Dogs are the stars of the show at Bark in the Park™! In addition to the entertainers listed below, we have a great line up of contests and a new Kids' Entertainment Zone. And throughout the day, visitors can more than 75 dog-related vendors, family activities, grooming, training, rescue groups, and food.


Cali K9

Cali K-9 Unit

We are excited Cali K9 is returning for a demo of dog law enforcement skills. Cali K9 works with local agencies training their K9s, including the San Jose Police Dept. and the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Dept. 

Performances at 11:00 and 3:15 in the Entertainment Corral


Cutters Quarters Bordie Collies

Cutters Quarters Border Collies Sheep Herding

Judi Schmidt of Cutters Quarters and her border collies will show us how sheep herding is done! She will be running demonstrations during the day and explaining the different commands to have her collies control the sheep. Attendees can participate in Attendee Sheep Herding Trials between performances

Performances at 11.15, 12:30, 1:45 3:00 and 4:00 in the Sheep Herding Corral


Fetch Sam!

Fetch Sam! & Canine Higher Learning Agility Demonstrations and Introductory Lessons

Fetch Sam! will show a variety of dogs performing on fast agility courses with obstacles including jumps, tunnels, weave poles and a teeter totter. Then, after each demo, dog lovers can try their dogs out on the agility equipment and see first-hand why dog agility is one of the most popular of dog sports among canine enthusiasts. Performances at 10:30, 11:30, 1:45 and 2:45 in the Agility Corral


Furry Friends Pet Assisted Therapy Services

Furry Friends Pet Assisted Therapy Services

Furry Friends Pet Assisted Therapy Services volunteers work as teams to bring Furry Friends on visits to people who live in institutions, such as nursing homes, facilities for disabled or seriously ill children, hospital rehabilitation wards, the Children's Shelter, and psychiatric facilities. throughout Santa Clara, Santa Cruz and San Mateo counties. Attendees can find out more about them and how they can help.

Performing at 2:00 p.m. on the Adobe Animal Hospitals Stage


Santa Clara Dog Training Club Rally Training

Santa Clara Dog Training Club

Santa Clara Dog Training Club returns this year with Rally demonstrations throughout the day. Dogs and their handlers will complete a course that includes 10-20 stations. At each station, the dog performs a skill, such as climbing, sitting, or staying.

Performing at 11:00, 1:00 and 3:00 in the Rally Corral


Skyy Dogs USA

Skyy Dogs USA

Rockin' Ray returns to town with his high-flying Skyy Dogs USA. These dogs know how to catch some air, with cameos on ESPN, ESPN2, Good Morning America, the Super Bowl, and the Coors Light "Tap the Rockies" commercials and in performances throughout the US, Europe and Canada.

Performing at 10, 12:15 and 2 in the Entertainment Corral