Department 170     

 DOG SHOW   (Bldg #3)  

Superintendent: June Cohron  (540) 337-3592

Saturday, August 8, 2015 at 10:00 am.

RULES & REGULATIONS

1.    All dogs must be on a leash at all times.

2. All dogs must be current on distemper and parvo vaccinations as recommended by the manufacturer of the vaccine.  All dogs must have a current rabies vaccination certificate.  Proof of vaccinations may be required at the discretion of the show judge and/or committee.  No puppies under 8 weeks of age will be allowed to show.

3. Entries will be accepted until the class starts.

4. Handlers may show only 1 dog per class except for class 25.

5. Entry fee for classes 6—28 is $1 per entry. There is no entry fee for classes 1-4.

6. The show judge and/or committee reserves the right  to combine two or more classes as a group class when there is only 1 entry in a class.

7. Entries eligible for Best in Show are first place winners from classes 6—28.  There is no entry fee or prior registration for this class.

8. Entries eligible for Best Junior Showman are first place winners from classes 1-4.  There is no prior registration for this class.

9. Dogs do not have to be registered; however, the American Kennel Club breed, variety, and group classifications will be followed when assigning dogs to their respective classes.

10. Registration will begin at 9:00 a.m.  Exhibitors must park as directed by fair officials.  All exhibitors and spectators will be charged regular admission at the fair gate; however, this admission (hand stamp) is good for the entire day even if you leave the fairgrounds and return.

  1. PRIZES: 1st – $3.00, 2nd – $2.00, 3rd – $1.00, 4th – $.50

Ribbons for first five placings in each class

Trophy for Best in Show and Best Junior Showman

Junior Showmanship Classes

1. Senior Class—must be 15 years old and less than 18 years old on the day of the show.

2. Intermediate Class—must be 12 years old and less than 15 years old on the day of the show.

3. Junior Class—must be 9 years old and less than 12 years old on the day of the show.

4. Pee-Wee Class—any exhibitor less than 9 years old on the day of the show.

5. Best Junior Showman—the first place winners from classes 1-4 are automatically entered in Best Junior Showman.

 

Exhibition Classes

6. Border Collies, Collies, & Shelties

7. Other herding breeds (such as German Shepherds, cattle dogs, Australian Shepherds)

8. Beagles

9. Dachshunds

10. Other Hounds

11. Labrador Retrievers

12. Golden Retrievers

13. Pointers, Setters & other sporting breeds

14. Working Breeds (Rottweilers, Dobermans, and other working breeds)
15. Toy Breeds (such as Chihuahuas, Shih Tzus, Pomeranians, Toy Poodles
16. Nonsporting Breeds (such as chows, Dalmatians, Bichons, Standard Poodles)
17.Terriers (such as Jack Russell Terriers, Miniature Schnauzers
18.Mixed breed dogs under 20 pounds.
19.Mixed breed dogs 21 to 50 pounds.
20.Mixed breed dogs over 51 pounds.
21.Child’s Pet (exhibitor 10 years of age and under) may be purebred or mixed breed dog but exhibitor must own dog or be an immediate family member of the actual owner.
22.Youth’s Pet (exhibitor 11 to 18 years) may be purebred or mixed breed dog but exhibitor must own dog or be an immediate family member of the actual owner
23.Adult’s Pet (exhibitor over 18 years) maybe purebred or mixed breed dog but exhibitor must own dog  or be an immediate family member of actual owner.
24Puppies 6 month old and under Best matched pair of dogs
25. Best match pair of dogs.
26.Children and Youth Costume Contest (exhibitor 18 years and under) – dog in costume, exhibitor costume optional.
27.Adult Costume Contest (exhibitor over 18 years) dog in costume, exhibitor costume optional
28.Best “Old” Dog—for dogs over the age of 8
29.Best in Show—all first place winners from classes 6—28 are automatically entered in Best in Show.

DOG SHOW SPONSORS 

Animal Hospital of Stuarts Draft,  Commonwealth Veterinarian

Jerry O. Cleveland Hauling,  Merial, Skyline Kennel, Animal Clinic of Verona, Purr-fect Pet Grooming & Boarding, Westwood Animal Hospital

dog show winner '15

Best in Show  2015

 Anna McDonald  with Yorick.

 

Augusta County Classic Canine 4-H Dog Club Fun Agility Match immediately following the Dog Show.  Classes for all ages & beginners.  Info:  540 337-1298 after 6pm.  See following page.