2014 Unleashed by Petco Surf Dog Competition

Imperial Beach, CA

(next to the pier)

Directions >

July 13, 2014

It’s been the most adorable surf event of the year! At the 2014 Unleashed by Petco Surf Dog Competition, the most fearless dogs have jumped on their boards, paddled out and hung 20!

and the winners are...


Ziggy is a Toy American Eskimo weighing in at only 15 pounds. Her home break is Cardiff by the Sea.

Winner - Small Dog

2nd Place: Torry
3rd Place: Mr. Tuff
Ricochet is a Golden Retriever. She supports numerous charities and causes, including teaching children with disabilities how to surf. Way to go, Ricochet!

Winner - Medium Dog

2nd Place: Abbie Girl
3rd Place: Kalani
Hanzo started skatebording when he was only 8 weeks old. His favorite activities now are surfing and skateboarding.

Winner - Large Dog

2nd Place: Turbo
3rd Place: King
Hanzo & Kalani
Hanzo and Kalani did it again! What a great team!
Hanzo & Kalani

Winners - Tandem Surf

2nd Place: Unleashed MuppetCo
3rd Place: Kona Kai & Zack

competition schedule*

get on board for each event

  • 11:00 am - Large Surf Dog Heat
  • 11:45 am - Medium Surf Dog Heat
  • 12:30 pm - Small Surf Dog Heat
  • 1:15 pm - Tandem Heat
  • 2:00 pm - Awards Ceremony
*Times are subject to change without notice

other dog and family-friendly activities

so much more than surfing

  • Sandcastle sculpting
  • Chill zone
  • Kid zone
  • Beginners agility course
  • Dog wash
  • Dog adoptions
  • Retailer booths
  • Off-leash play area
  • Beer garden
  • Food trucks

how to get there

this is where it's all happening


2 Elder Ave.
Imperial Beach, CA 91932
(to the left of the pier)


From 5 North or South
Exit Palm Ave.
Stay left as the road splits, continuing on Palm Avenue
Turn left on Seacoast Drive
Event is on the right next to the pier


You can either find street parking or park at the Mar Vista High School parking lot a few blocks away. There is no cost to park in the lot. Limited spots are available. A complimentary shuttle from the lot to the beach will run from 9 am to 3 pm.

Parking Address:
Mar Vista High School
505 Elm Ave
Imperial Beach, CA 91932

about Unleashed by Petco

stop by and shake paws!

unleashed by petco

Unleashed by Petco is a neighborhood pet store with wag-worthy goods and services for dogs and cats. With more than 100 locations nationwide, and several throughout Southern California, you're always close to the high-quality products, nutrition and advice your pet needs to live life to the fullest. Unleashed by Petco also works closely with area shelters, dog parks and pet organizations to help bring our community together to enrich our lives and the lives of our pets.

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big barks to our generous sponsors:


all proceeds from this event go to:

Serving San Diego County since 1880, the San Diego Humane Society and SPCA’s scope of social responsibility goes beyond adopting animals. The Humane Society offers San Diegans a wide range of programs and services that strengthen the human-animal bond, prevent cruelty/neglect, provide medical care and educate the community on the humane treatment of animals.


bark about it!