Take a look at the FUN we had in 2022..

Rescue Dog Games 2022 Event Day (keep scrolling for fun highlights!)


Let's Cacth Natural Game Station--Play & Learn presented by Natural Farm

Try out the ole fetching skills --see how far your dog can catch the ball-some of them are champs at this.  The game is for all--for those who do not know this skill, our trainers will be onsite to teach this!  So step up and show off your skills or learn how. 

All participants will win a fabulous Natural Farm full sized treat to take home!  Play the game--see how far away your BFF can Catch Natural!  Practice up ahead of time...you know your dog won't mind!

Something Better in the Bowl Game Station--Play & Learn presented by Allprovide

This Scent Work station is a fabulous skill for your dog to learn.  Test their skills @ nosework!  The nose knows...We bet they will find the identified scent with some guidance from the experts--the Atlanta Obedience Club.  Then step down to get a taste of the fresh, natural, whole ingredients in Allprovide foods--who will be cooking it up onsite for dog fresh samples.  This will be a skill you can take home and practice together or sign up for a full class in the future --Engage their brains and their stomachs @ Rescue Dog Games


#GRWM (get ready with me) Game Station--Play & Learn presented by Coke Zero & Smartwater

#GRWM (get ready with me) Game Station is a picture worthy relay race for you and your pup.  Run on-leash to one side--put on a costume--and back to the start to record your time!  This fun game @ Rescue Dog Games is silly and fun...encouraging you to always enjoy PLAY with your dog!


costume contest

Dog Howl-O-Ween Costume Contest 2022 presented by Arrow Exterminators @ noon/ sign up at the event by 11:45 am

Get ready for cuteness-overload when you see all the dogs strutting their stuff on stage!  Can’t wait to see your costumed BFF!  WIN prizes for you and your dog!  Come in costume--Contest starts @ noon--check in to the Arrow Exterminator booth no later than 11:45 am to enter the contest!

The rest of the day –you can take off the costume so you all can enjoy all the human/dog games or leave it on!

HF Trunk-o-Treat

Trunk-O-Treat Doggie Style by Hollywood Feed

Let the dogs in the trick-o-treat action this year @ the Hollywood Feed Trunk-O-Treat Station.  Goodies for them all!




Shine a Light on Pet Adoption

Support the Rescue Dog Games' Pet Partner Organizations.  Adopt your next BFF, find out how you can volunteer, become a foster, support their cause.  Be the voice of Atlanta's Dogs by joining in and making a difference.

Art Project for the Dogs!

Led by Dog Days Rescue---you and your dog can make a craft project together.  We will have the supplies to make a custom print of your dog's paw print--a great keepsake!  Visit us to make a memory to display in your home.

Treats for ALL!

While you are Celebrating dogs.  Enjoy the human food & beer trucks. There will be plenty of treats for the pups also!  Maybe you can toast to your newly adopted dog that you meet @ RDG!


Disc Dogs!!!

Disc Dog shows are an incredible part of the festivities presented by Forest City Sport Dogs---these dogs & their humans will show off their talent in several mini shows throughout the day.  Take advantage of this talent by getting a private coaching session with them any time throughout the day!


Get behind the

Kroger Zero Hunger/Zero Waste

by supporting our Pet Partner organizations by bringing un-opened dog food to donate to their pet food pantries.  Many Georgia residents may go through a hard time and not be able to afford food for their dog.  These pantries assisted many Atlanta dogs and families.  Please be a part of this easy way to help out...to pay it forward by attending our FREE festival and planning ahead to bring your donated dog food.

You will see the Kroger Zero Hunger/ Zero Waste Dog Food Donation signs at several of our Pet Partner booths--choose who you want to donate to.  THANK YOU.

Dog Lure Chase presented by SwiftPaws

Let em run....see their joy @ the Lure Chase.  Every year this is a huge hit.  Your dog won't stop talking about this fun experience.  Lure Chasing is fun and a great way to get out your dog's energy!

Dancing Dogs & Yoga Stretch Sessions

@ 11:15 am & 1:45 pm

at the main stage area on the grass. No experience needed, just a willingness to stretch, engage with your dog and get you both ready for the day of fun ahead.   Free Dancing Dog Yoga free class certificate for all human participants (for new students only)!!!