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NWCFO North East Prancing Paws & Happy Feet Meet
Sponsored by the 2003 Saratoga ARC Festival & Dressage
May 24-26, 2003
Site: Saratoga Race Track, Saratoga Springs, NY

This is a wonderful, fun event with many other non profit organizations presenting horse dressage/jumping, USDAA Masters Dog Agility and canine breed shows. There will be lots of booths and food stands and a crafts show for shopping! The festival itself is wonderful. Lots going on, tons of vendors selling everything imaginable at a good price, in beautiful location.

Saratoga the town is wonderful - great shops and restaurants!
Attendance: 100,000 expected.
Check out the show site for additional information

Judges: Nancy Withers, Phyllis Broderick
Closing Date: May 5th, 2003
Arena: 30x60 Under the shaded grandstand, Ring: matted and gated. Large bathrooms near arena for changing. Crating area under grandstand.

Entry forms: WCFO, INC PO Box 350122, Brooklyn, NY 11235-2525 USA
Tel: 718-332-8336 Fax: 718-646-2686
Entry forms may be downloaded from the website


Friday evening: Black tie fund raising dinner

9-10am Open Practice
10am-Noon WCFO NorthEast PrancingPaws & HappyFeet Meet
All Heelwork-To-Music Divisions
Handi Dandi Division
Noon-1pm: Lunch break, demos
1pm-3pm WCFO NorthEast PrancingPaws & HappyFeet Meet
All Musical Freestyle Divisions
Sassy Seniors
Afternoon demos and awards

9-10am Open Practice
10am-Noon NE Prancin' Paws
Sassy Seniors
All Musical Freestyle Divisions
Noon-1pm: Lunch break, demos
1pm-3pm NE Prancin' Paws
Handi Dandi Division
All Heelwork-To-Music Divisions
Afternoon demos and awards

Monday: Prancin' Paws Workshops: Beginners/Advanced
9am-noon: $25 adults, $15 children/juniors
2pm A trip to the Mineral Baths at the Saratoga Spa State park for a warm bath and soothing massage!

Site Seeing: National Museum of Racing, The Museum of Dance,
Saratoga Battlefield, Albany The State Capital.

Airport: Albany, NY about 25 miles away.

Directions: Take the Thruway I-87 north. At Albany, I-87 becomes the
Northway. Exit 14 brings you right to the race course and exit 15 will take you just north of the town. visit for directions.

Amtrack will run a special train to Saratoga and the train hugs the Hudson River for a beautiful relaxing historical trip. Call 1-800-USA-RAIL for information.

Host Hotel: Note limited rooms call immediately and mention WCFO DANCING DOGS
About a mile from the track. Very pet friendly! Ask for Sue
Saint Charles Motel, 188 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, Tel: 518-584-2050
Basic rooms 2 double beds $55: Efficiency rooms 2 double/queen beds, Kitchenette $65
Community Court Motel 248 S. Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12899
Tel: 518-584-6666
Holiday Inn 232 Broadway, Rt. 9, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866 Tel:518-584-4550
Saratoga RV Park 4894 Rt. 50, Gansevoort, NY 12831 Tel: 518-798-1913

There are lots of pet friendly motels in the area! Check out the Saratoga Chamber of Commerce for additional Bed & Breakfasts (no pets), and Hotels and Motels.

WCFO, INC The World Canine Freestyle Organization is a 501c3 publicly supported organization and your donations are fully tax deductible.

PO Box 350122
Brooklyn, NY 11235-2525 USA
Tel: 718-332-8336