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Championship Show Update


National Gundog entry details...

The National Gundog Association Championship Show, to be held on Saturday August 3rd, has attracted an entry of 4,035 from 3,309 dogs. The individual breed entry figures are shown below, preceded by the number of exhibits:

Brittany 35, 40; English Setter 180, 213; GSP 122, 170; GWP 31, 45; Gordon Setter 121, 145; Hungarian Vizsla 108, 131; Hungarian Wirehaired Vizsla 27, 30; Irish Red and White Setter 90, 106; Irish Setter 294, 377; Italian Spinone 122, 140; Large Munsterlander 67, 81; Pointer 123, 159; Retriever (Chesapeake Bay) 17, 21; Retriever (Curly Coated) 42, 50; Retriever (Flat Coated) 188, 226; Retriever (Golden) 387, 548; Retriever (Labrador) 298, 360; Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever. 28, 32; Spaniel (American Cocker) 99, 134; Spaniel (Clumber) 44, 50; Spaniel (Cocker) 220, 274; Spaniel (English Springer) 147, 187; Spaniel (Field) 49, 59; Spaniel (Irish Water) 25, 27; Spaniel (Sussex) 51, 60; Spaniel (Welsh Springer) 109, 130; Weimaraner 174, 211; AV Imported Register Gundog 24, 24.



...and change of judge

Unfortunately Mrs Joan Tudor will not be able to fulfil her appointment to judge best in show and Best Puppy In Show, at the National Gundog Association Championship show on Saturday 3rd August 2002 at the Three Counties Showground, Malvern, due to illness.

Mrs Valerie Foss will now undertake this appointment.



Leeds changes

The following changes of judge have been advised by Leeds City C A championship show.

Due to the indisposition of Mr Pagliero, Bloodhounds will now be judged by Mrs D T Dixon and Bullmastiffs will now be judged by Mr Paul Dale.



Bolton Town show

WOULD EXHIBITORS at the forthcoming open show on August 17/18 please note the following omissions from the schedule:

Basenjis will be judged by Mrs A Gray. Please note that there is a Puppy class - 5a.

Bedlington Terrier are scheduled, judge Harvey Bells. The classes are Junior 363, Post Grad 364 and Open 365.

Also the Golden Bone Stakes will be held this year, and the judge is Jack Lester.

Ann Arch is judging all classes of Hungarian Vizslas.

Details Mr I Hardman Tel/Fax: 01204-436224.