PROMOTING RESPONSIBLE DOG OWNERSHIP BECAUSE IT'S MORE THAN JUST WALKING YOUR DOG  


Conformation Shows

Dog Shows

There are two main types of Dog Shows:collie rough

  • A Championship Show is an exhibition of registered dogs at which Challenge Certificates are awarded. A Challenge Certificate evidences the number of points awarded at the fixture towards the title Australian Champion. At these shows only qualified Judges officiate.

  • An Open Show or Parade is an exhibition of registered dogs at which no Challenge Certificates are awarded, but dogs which have been awarded the title of Australian Champion may compete. At these shows Trainee Judges officiate and it is considered the training ground for all young dogs and owners.

Dog Shows are held which showcase:

  • All Breeds of Dogs - these shows are open to all registered pedigreed dogs from the seven groups of dogs

  • Group Shows - these shows are open to all registered pedigreed dogs from a specific group.

  • Speciality Breed Shows -these show are open to all registered pedigreed dogs of a specific breed

  • Mixed Specialty Shows - thse shows are open to all registered pedigreed dogs belonging to a special group, for example, all Spitz breeds

At all of the above shows, dogs are judged by qualified Judges who assess each dog against a Breed Standard specific to that breed.

Follow these links for more information:

How to enter your dog in a Show

How to Show your Dog

Find A Breeder

Read More