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2017 Group Championship Show - 19 August 2017
Please be advised our Show will be outdoors due to an IKC commercial booking!
We are delighted to welcome Charlotta Mellin, Róbert Kanas, Brian Aubrey, Vanessa Hearne, Tim Finney and Jarka Poulova to judge at our Show this year.
Schedules and online entry will be available to download from www.dogshowentry.ie shortly
Yorkshire Terrier, Lakeland Terrier, Kerry Blue Terrier, Jack Russell Terrier, Irish Terrier, Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier, Irish Glen of Immal Terrier, Fox Terrier Wire, Fox Terrier Smooth, Am Staff, Airedale.
West Highland White Terrier, Welsh Terrier, Skye Terrier, Scottish Terrier, Parson Russell Terrier, Norwich Terrier, Norfolk Terrier, Manchester Terrier, English Toy Terrier, Cairn Terrier, Border Terrier, Australian Silky Terrier.
Staffordshire Bull Terrier.
Sealyham Terrier, Dandie Dinmont Terrier, Cesky Terrier, Bedlington Terrier, Australian Terrier.
Bull Terrier Mini, Bull Terrier.
Junior Handling, Baby Puppy Group 3, Veteran Group 3, Puppy Grpup 3, Group 3
Please see the IKC's policy on Children attending IKC Licensed events.
At the An Árd Chomhairle meeting of Friday 11 September the following rule was amended:
Title of Champion
194. To be awarded the title of Champion a dog must obtain a total of not less than seven Green Stars under seven Judges. A Gundog Show Champion shall not be entitled to become a full Champion unless he has obtained at least a qualifying certificate as provided for in the Field Trials Rules and Regulations.
Title of Champion
194. To be awarded the title of Champion a dog must obtain a total of not less than seven Green Stars under seven Judges. The Irish Native Breeds namely, Irish Wolfhound, Kerry Beagle, Setter Irish, Setter Irish Red and White, Spaniel Irish Water, Irish Terrier, Irish Glen of Immal Terrier, Irish Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier, Kerry Blue Terrier must obtain at least two Green Stars under Irish kennel Club licensed Judges. A Gundog Show Champion shall not be entitled to become a full Champion unless he has obtained at least a qualifying certificate as provided for in the Field Trials Rules and Regulations.
The amended section of the rule is in bold. This rule will come into effect on 01 January 2016.
Docking and Removal of Dew Claws
Please see legislation relating to Docking and the Removal of dew claws below that was brought into force in March 2014.
Microchipping of Dogs
For information regarding the mandatory micro-chipping of all dogs please visit the Minister's statement below
31 March 2016
Remember all dogs, no matter their age, whether they are pedigree dogs, farm dogs, or family pets must be microchipped, by law, in the Republic of Ireland. There are four authorised databases in Ireland, The Irish Kennel Club, Animark, Fido and the Irish Coursing Club. Your dog must be microchipped and registered with one of these databases.
All dogs leaving Ireland or arriving into Ireland are required to have a Pet Passport and be rabies vaccinated at least 21 days prior to travel
Please read the information at this link http://www.agriculture.gov.ie/pets/
For those exporting pups please pay particular attention to the segment of "Rules Of Commercial Movement"