Dogs Trust Snetterton’s annual fun day raises more than £7,000 to help homeless hounds

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Pictured is Eve Arbuthnot (11) and her dog Philly. Pi

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Pictured is Eve Arbuthnot (11) and her dog Philly. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

It was a day to celebrate our four-legged family members and help other cute pooches waiting to find their forever home.

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

Dogs Trust Snetterton's popular annual fun day was attended by dogs of all breeds and sizes who were able to show off their skills in agility exercises and their good behaviour in a fun dog show.

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt


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More than 2,000 supporters and visitors attended the event, many of which donated gifts and raffle prizes, and helped to raise more than £7,200 to help look after the centre's 75 homeless hounds.

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Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

A highlight of the event was an adrenaline fuelled demo from the Lowestoft Dog Agility Team. With people also having a chance to visit and make a fuss of the residents looking for a permanent home.

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

Kate Brewster, supporter relations officer at the centre, said: 'Our fun day was a huge success and for that we thank our incredible supporters and volunteers who helped us make the event bigger and better this year.

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

'It was such a fun day and we're lucky that the weather was on our side.

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

'Thanks to the generosity from people and organisations across the county, and our amazing volunteers who gave up their time and worked so hard, we raised a whopping £7,200 with money still coming in.

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

'Everything that Dogs Trust achieves is because of the wonderful support we receive; enabling us to care for and rehome over 15,000 dogs a year and educate half a million school children and communities.'

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Pictured is Eve Arbuthnot (11) and her dog Philly. Pi

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Pictured is Eve Arbuthnot (11) and her dog Philly. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

If you think you can offer a dog their forever home, call Dogs Trust on 0300 3030 292 or click here

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt

Scenes from the Snetterton Dogs Trust fun day. Picture: Ian Burt - Credit: Ian Burt

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