Is Your Dog the Next Dogtopia Foundation Star?

Hey pet parents! Does your dog love the limelight? Do they strut their stuff “for the ‘Gram”? Does your pup love people, new places, and other dogs? We want to hear from you!

We are looking for volunteer dogs of all breeds and sizes for an upcoming Dogtopia Foundation shoot.

The Dogtopia Foundation enables dogs to positively change our world by supporting programs focused around three worthy causes: Service Dogs for Veterans, Youth Literacy Programs, and Employment Initiatives for Adults with Autism.



FILM DATE Friday, October 5, 2018

LOCATION North Central Phoenix, Arizona

TIME Specific Time Slot TBD (based on role)

Plan to be on-site for 2-3 hours


: Dogs need to be accompanied by their human at-all-times (no drop-offs allowed)

: Dogs must get along with other dogs and humans (kids and adults)

: Dogs must be potty-trained and generally well-behaved

: Dogs and humans must be available on specified production date and time

: Dogs and their humans give Dogtopia permission to use footage for any public purpose in any medium


If your dog meets the above criteria, join our Virtual Casting Session! Deadling to submit is Sunday, September 23.


1. Send a video of your dog to (Doesn’t need to be fancy, your phone’s camera is just fine)!

2. If your dog has special tricks – shakes, high-fives, hugs, kisses, etc. – show us!

3. Videos should be no more than 90 seconds

4. Include your dog’s name and breed in the submission

5. Subject line of email to read: Dogtopia Video


We will review all submissions and cast final talent by Thursday, September 27.

If you have any questions, please contact Teri Bockting at or 602-478-8090.

Click here for a PDF version of this casting.