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Castle Howard

15 - 18 August 2019

The Arena

Watch working animals show off their skills in this lively arena that will bring together a mix of traditional and rural pursuits.

A cast of amazing animals are lined up to impress you.

Falconry displays featuring the most awe-inspiring birds of prey in action, the Dog and Duck Show, in which sheep dogs of all breeds will round up their duck 'livestock'. Plus watch gun dogs in action and see how obedient they really are.

You can also catch sight of the daring extreme mountain biking team as they flip and twist mid-air to put on an adrenaline-fuelled action show.  

The Dog and Duck Show

Watch this enchanting and fun-filled display with the legendary Stuart Barnes as his trained and untrained sheepdogs herd a team of Indian Runner ducks in and out of obstacles.

Terrier Racing 

It’s fun, fast and furiously competitive stuff as these small dogs chase the lure - can your dog do it?


Enjoy the majestic sight of birds of prey with our team from The Hawking Centre and their feathered friends.

Extreme Mountain Biking

Watch the team take flight as they twist, turn and flip all in mid-air and all on two wheels!

Shetland Derby

Shetland pony racing at its finest.

The Live Farm Machinery Show 

A dynamic and exciting show bringing your favourite farm machinery to live!  

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