Did you take part in the dog show at Whitton Sports Centre in 1984?

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984 - Credit: Archant

In 1984, dozens of people and their canine companions enjoyed taking part in a dog show held at Whitton Sports Centre in Ipswich.

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984 - Credit: Archant

At the sports centre, on Whitton Church Lane, a series of different events, activities and competitions were held for both the dogs and their owners to take part in, with everyone hoping to be crowned best in class and go home with a prize.

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984 - Credit: Archant

The event saw a number of different breeds present on the day, from the smaller daschund and Bichon Frise to greyhounds, beagles and Afghan hounds.

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984 - Credit: Archant

Suffolk residents are known to get fiercely competitive at such events, with attractions like Suffolk Dog Day at Helmingham Hall and All About Dogs at Trinity Park always drawing in large crowds.

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984 - Credit: Archant

Did you and your dog take part in the dog show at Whitton Sports Centre?

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984 - Credit: Archant

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Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984 - Credit: Archant

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984 - Credit: Archant

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984

Competitors inside Whitton Sports Centre for the dog show in 1984 - Credit: Archant

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