Dogs of Scotland

The Dogs of Scotland are coming back to the Scottish Festival & Highland Games on Saturday, June 17, 2023 and if you have one of these (pure) Scottish breeds, please JOIN US!


We’re looking for fellow dog lovers and their best fur friends for meet n’ greets at the Games from (approximately) 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the North field.

While you’re there enjoy all that Scotland has to offer with the Celtic marketplace, Highland dance, Whisky tasting, live music, bagpipe competitions, heavy athletics (caber toss!), Clan tents, free kids’ games & crafts, Scottish food & drink, and much more!

  • Free parking plus free admission for ONE (1) person with participating dog
  • See three different shows by the Agility Junkies at 10:00am, 1:00pm and 2:30pm*
  • Join the Parade of Dogs (our group only) at 12:30 p.m.
  • See the rescue dogs from Hopeful Tails Animal Rescue.

*These are the correct times for all of the Agility Junkies shows. 

See the latest news coverage of the Agility Junkies by Free Craic at the Scottish Festival and Highland Games. 

Herding Group

  • Bearded Collie
  • Border Collie
  • Collie (Rough and Smooth)
  • Shetland Sheepdog

Hunting Group

  • Golden Retriever
  • Gordon Setter
  • Scottish Deerhound


  • Border
  • Cairn
  • Dandie Dinmont
  • Scottish
  • Skye
  • West Highland
Dogs of Scotland

Official Sponsor

Thank you to Bentley’s Pet Stuff, the Official Sponsor of The Dogs of Scotland at the Chicago Scots 37th Annual Scottish Festival & Highland Games.

Bentley's Pet Stuff