Sporting

Friday, March 11, 2022 12:00 pm–3:30 pm Hall B Grooming Stage

12:00 pm: Check-in
12:15 pm: Pre-Judging
12:30 pm: Contest Starts
2:30 pm: Contest Ends / Final Judging
3:00 pm: Awards

Special note: Electric will NOT be provided in the contest ring. You must supply your own cordless clippers where applicable.

Acceptable coat growth for all GT sanctioned classes:

It is the responsibility of the show promoter and /or their designated judges to determine adequate coat growth.

Acceptable Styling for all GT sanctioned classes:

• All styling must take place during the time frame of the competition except where noted below.
• All dogs must be groomed according to breed standard with the exception of Poodles as noted below.
• All dogs may have sanitary and pads shaved prior to class start.
• All dogs may have nails trimmed and ears cleaned prior to class start.
• Finishing sprays are permissible in order to tidy up after the competition time frame ends however, re-shaping with water or
product application is prohibited.
• Chalk products are permissible prior to and during the competition time frame but are prohibited after time is called.
• Wire Coats must be hand stripped. Clippers are only permissible as presented in the conformation show ring.
• Sporting coats must be carded and/or hand stripped. Clippers are only permissible as presented in the conformation
show ring.
• Other Purebreds must be styled as presented in the conformation show ring.
• Poodles can be styled as presented in the conformation show ring or pet trims, provided they respect the breed profile as
set forth by the standard.

Sporting:

Acceptable breeds, Open Division: Spaniels & Setters (See specific breed list below)

Styling:  Must be groomed to breed profile as presented in the conformation show ring.

Time Frames: 2 Hours

 

Breed: Time Allowed:
Clumber Spaniel 2:00
American Cocker Spaniel 2:00
English Cocker Spaniel 2:00
English Setter 2:00
English Springer Spaniel 2:00
Field Spaniel 2:00
Gordon Setter 2:00
Irish Red and White 2:00
Irish Setter 2:00
Sussex Spaniel 2:00
Welsh Springer Spaniel 2:00

 

 

Prize Money:

Group:                        1st Place – $300            2nd Place – $200           3rd Place – $100

Open:                          1st Place – $300           2nd Place – $200           3rd Place – $100

Intermediate:            1st Place – $150           2nd Place – $100            3rd Place – $75

Entry:                          1st Place – $100           2nd Place – $75              3rd Place – $50

 

Presenters

Shannon Tupes, NCMG

About Pets, Consultant

Teri DiMarino, ICMG, NCMG, ISCCMS, CAH

DiMarino & Associates, President