Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Dogathon 2011 is Back!

 Hey everyone, especially the dog lovers out there!

 

As what you read from the title, yes the Dogathon event is back again this year with the theme "Doggies in Wonderland". Doesn't that sound super exciting? More details below to pump up the hype for all the dog lovers out there! :D



Last year, the Students' Society of the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine (VETERNAK) and Zoologico Club, University Putra Malaysia (UPM), Serdang has also organized the Dogathon 2010 with the "Ancient Egypt" and it was a big success! Do check out the links of my blogpost of the previous Dogathon below:


Beagle a.k.a Snoopy, my favorite dog of all. Taken in Dogathon 2010
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Dogathon 2011 is back!!! (BIGGEST DOG GATHERING IN MALAYSIA)
Theme: 'Doggies in Wonderland'
Date: 2nd October 2011 (Sunday)
Time: 7:00am to 2:00pm
Venue: Bukit Expo, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Serdang, Selangor Darul Ehsan.

Dogathon2011年又回来了! (马来西亚最大的狗聚会)
主题:“仙境小狗”
日期:2011年10月2日(星期日)
时间:上午7:00至下午2:00
地点:武吉博览会,马来西亚博特拉大学,沙登,雪兰莪

MAIN EVENT

♥ RACE OF THE WONDERLAND
“Quick! Get through the magical Wonderland as fast as you can!”

The most awaited event of DOGATHONTM, the race of both master and dog. A 2.6km run around the tranquil Bukit Ekspo with your furry best friend. This exciting race is specially designed with obstacles along the track to challenge the bond between you and your dog. Finish it as fast as you can to win great prizes! Remember, all dogs must be on leash at all times.


MAIN STAGE EVENT

♥ FASTEST EATING DUO
“How good are you at multitasking?”


A challenging activity where participants have to do two things simultaneously – to gobble up all the food given and complete a special hand task. Also, dogs will have to finish up their own food in order to win the game.
♥ HATTER’S TEA TIME (NEW!)
“Its tea time in Wonderland! Pinkies up, let’s drink some tea!’’

Who loves a cup of tea more than the Mad Hatter himself? Join the Mad Hatter’s eccentric tea party by making enough tea using the provided ingredients. Be the fastest duo to win fantastic prizes!

♥ HAIL THE RED QUEEN! (NEW!)
“Reveal the Evil Red Queen before you lose your head!”

Quick! Assemble the jumbled up puzzle pieces to complete the features of the Evil Red Queen before you lose your head! Be the fastest one and win great prizes.

♥ ROUND THE RABBIT HOLE
“Experience musical chairs in Wonderland”

A game of musical chairs for you and your dog both! Participants go around the chairs and grab the seats when the music stops, BUT, watch out, because it’s either you, or your dog! If it’s you grabbing the seat, you have to wear a pair of rabbit ears too. Be aware of the signboard displayed on the playground before grabbing a seat and stand a chance to win fabulous prizes!

Getting some Gatorade to quench the thirst in the hot weather.

ON-GOING EVENT

MASTER HUNT
“A maze filled with obstacles and distractions! Ever wondered how fast your dog can go through it?”

Challenge your dog to find you through a whimsical maze within 2 minutes. Obstacles and distractions are placed along the way to test your dog’s capabilities. Be one of the fastest to bring home attractive
prizes from our sponsor!

♥ CATCH N FETCH
“Where’s my ball?”

In this classic game of fetch, your dog has to fetch the ball and return it to you within a certain time frame to win prizes from our sponsors!

♥ HIDE N SEEK!
“Let your dog’s sixth sense find you”

Hide in one of our hiding places and see how fast your dog can find you! With volunteers on hand to distract your dog, your dog has to find you within 15 seconds to win the challenge and grab our great
prizes.

♥ ALICES’ PLAYGROUND
“Experience the fun and adventure of the Wonderland!”

Our theme park specially designed for you! 8 exciting games in our theme park will bring fun and pleasure to you, your family and friends. Age is no constraint; everyone can play to win great prizes!

♥ DOGGIES PAW-PAW
“Painting memories…”

Here is the chance for you and your dog to embalm your memories at DOGATHONTM 2011. Sign your attendance by printing your palms together with your dog’s paws onto our specially designed
papers and cloth, which will be displayed at our event! You may also bring home your own creative printings on the A4-sized papers. Each participant will get a souvenir from our sponsor.

For more enquiries, please do not hesitate to contact:


PUBLICITY
  • Ms Nur Afiqah Mohamaddiah (+60133792124)
  • Ms Lee Yee Cheng (+60123205065)
  • dogathonpublicity@gmail.com
DIRECTORS OF DOGATHON™ 2010
  • Mr Kavindaran Krisnasamy (+60172503272)
  • Ms Lya Hoklai (+60178011237)
Or fax to:
  • VETERNAK/DOGATHONTM (Fax no. 03-8946 8333)
  • EMAIL: dogathon@vet.upm.edu.my
 Blekkkk!
See you there!

.: Peace Out :.