Celebrate National Walk My Dog Day With My Dog Buddy


Mark your calendars for a pawsome day out! 29 October has been dubbed National Walk My Dog Day by My Dog Buddy. Join them at James & Ethel Grey Park in Melrose on Sunday, 29 October 2023 for a wag-worthy celebration and a fun-filled day out with the whole family – including your four-legged furry family members. Get your tickets now.

What Is National Walk My Dog Day?

Experience the ultimate fusion of joy – the companionship of dogs and the exhilaration of exercise! There’s an innate delight in taking leisurely strolls with our furry friends, and our pooches relish every moment of it. So, lace up your walking shoes, secure the leash, gather your pals, and join My Dog Buddy at James and Ethel Grey Park in Melrose to celebrate National Walk My Dog Day!

Em-bark on either the 3km route or challenge yourself with the 5km option; either way, a fantastic time is guaranteed. And let’s not forget the entertainment! Enjoy the lineup of fab live music, explore delectable food stalls, and revel in a designated play area for your canine companions. It’s going to be a day of pure fun for humans and pooches alike!

What To Expect at National Walk Your Dog Day?

From a Dog Behaviourist to Pet Insurance Companies, this is your chance to explore the many possibility and offerings and choose the perfect fit for your fur-baby.

Delight your taste buds with a world of delectable treats, from unique human delights to scrumptious doggy treats! There will be a wide selection of vendors to choose from. Looking for something refreshing? Unwind and enjoy a sip at the at the bar at the restaurant within the park.

Get ready for the adorable ‘Dress to Impress’ competition and flaunt your pet’s style! Dress them up in their fanciest attire and let them steal the show as the Best Dress Furry Kid of the Day!

Enjoy the event worry-free with the exclusive Doggy Day Care service. Your fur babies will be in good paws, allowing you to explore the event with peace of mind. A safe and playful heaven awaits your furry friends!

National Walk Your Dog Day Details

Here are all the details for the upcoming event:

When Is It?

National Walk Your Dog Day will take place on Sunday, 29 October 2023 from 07:00. Walk starts at 08:00 and the event ends at 16:00.

Where Is It?

James & Ethel Grey Park, Edgewood Avenue and Melrose Street, Melrose, Johannesburg.

How Much Is It?

Tickets cost R150 per person for general admission and can be purchased from Webtickets. Spaces are limited, so book your tickets now for the paw-fect day out with your furry friend.

For More Information About National Walk Your Dog Day

 Visit their website at for more information about this fun-filled event. 

You can also contact them by calling 064 084 9445 or emailing

Don’t forget to follow them on Facebook and Instagram for the latest news, event information, vendor announcements and more.

UPCOMING EVENTS RELATED TO Celebrate National Walk My Dog Day With My Dog Buddy


Subscribe to our



Follow us


More Articles

Subscribe to Joburg and stand a chance to win an evening dining at Pontinha de Xai Xai to the value of R1 500! *

Monthly Joburg subscription competition form. (Started in May 2024)