Companion Dog Show
Kennel Club Companion Dog Show and Good Citizen Award
Licensed as a Companion Dog Show by the Kennel Club (it is not necessary to be a member!)
At Firle Place, Firle, Lewes by kind permission of Lord Gage
Entries open: 12.30pm Judging commences: 1.30pm
Show Manager: George Pope, 01273 582871
Entry fees: £1.50 per dog in all classes, entries on the day. All proceeds to our chosen charities.
Rosettes to Sixth Place in all Classes, except Mystery Class.
Plus Trophies to Best in Show, Reserve Best in Show and Best Puppy in Show.
The Dog Show forms part of the Firle Park International Horse Trials and Country Fair, affiliated to British Eventing and the FEI. It is run on a voluntary basis to raise funds for Hope in the Valley Riding for the Disabled and the Breast Cancer Campaign.
Directions to the show: Map Link
From Lewes: take the A27 to Eastbourne. Firle is signposted to the right 300m after you pass the Sussex Hang gliding Centre on your left. From Eastbourne: take the A27 to Lewes. Firle is signposted to your left one mile after you pass Middle Farm Shop on your right.
All dogs exhibited at the show at the owner’s risk. The organisers will not be responsible for any loss, damage or errors arising from any cause whatsoever.
All dogs must be on a lead
GOOD CITIZEN BRONZE AWARD – DETAILS TO FOLLOW
1. AV PUPPY: Puppies 6-12 Months
2. AV SPORTING: Hounds, gundogs and terriers
3. AV NON SPORTING: Utility, pastoral, working and toy
4. AV OPEN: all pedigree dogs
5. JUNIOR HANDLER: 6-16 yrs
Best in Show, Reserve Best in Show and Best Puppy in Show
NOVELTY JUDGE: Gill Stewart-Braune
6. BEST CROSSBREED
7. BEST VETERAN
8. BEST CHILD & DOG (13 years & under )
9. HANDSOME DOG
11. BEST CONDITION (Long coat)
12. BEST CONDITION (Short coat)
13. MYSTERY CLASS (Fun class for everyone)
14. BEST MOVING DOG
15. BEST BRACE (Two dogs shown together)
16. ADOLECENT DOG (Age between 1-2 years)
17. THE DOG THE JUDGE WOULD LIKE TO TAKE HOME
18. ANY DOG NOT HAVING WON A FIRST PRIZE TODAY (Pay steward in the ring)
Best in Novelty (All 1st prize winners in the novelty classes)
PLEASE NOTE: CC or Reserve CC Winners or Junior Warrant Holders are not eligible to enter Pedigree Classes
PLEASE KEEP DOGS ON LEADS AT ALL TIMES
PLEASE CLEAN UP AFTER YOUR DOGS: PLASTIC BAGS AVAILABLE AT THE STEWARD’S TABLE