Benny - The World's Only Ice Skating Dog

King Benny – World famous Ice Skating Dog

Benny the Ice Skating dog is the first and only dog to really ice skate.   He entertains and fascinates people skating with his hockey stick and doing jumps.

Benny is a rescue dog who lives in Las Vegas, Nevada.

He was chosen as One of the Top 10 Dogs and starred in the CW Networks Top 10 Dogs of 2020.  He has been featured in news papers and magazines around the world.  There are so many places he has been featured – these are just a few as there are too many to mention:  The Today Show, Good Morning America, Pickler & Ben, Fox News, News Five, Judge Jeanine, NBC News 2018 Best Viral videos, The List, ESPN, NBC Olympic Channel as well as local News outlets throughout the US, Canada and the World.  He has skated with many professional hockey teams & USA Paralympic Sled team, hockey teams, Detroit Red Wings, Vegas Jesters, Cleveland Monsters, Columbus Blue Jackets.  He has over 50 million views and counting on El Dodo & 3 million views on social media – you can join in & become one of his followers.

We are fortunate to have Benny come to Garfield Heights, this will be his 4th appearance where he will skate with our Learn to Skate Program, and Youth Hockey program, he also has skated with our Adaptive Sports Ohio Sled Hockey Team and will again this visit.

Benny will be at the Dan Kostel Recreation Center on Saturday, November 6th from 10:30 am- till approximately 1:30 pm.

You can check our new web page @ for pictures from previous visits.

Due to COVID protocols – spectators will be limited & at our discretion.   There is no fee to come and watch Benny, however we are asking you make a donation to the local shelter in Valley View.

Read an article about Benny's story, or view photos of Benny in the Photo Gallery.