Education – Seminars – Special Events

Purina is the Official Sponsor of the Celtic Classic

The following Education and Seminars will be offered during The Celtic Classic.

Learning to Scale and Wicket Your Dog

Scaling and Wicketing demonstration by James Mitchell, AKC Field Representative all five days of Cluster

Best Bred-By-Exhibitor In Show – Wednesday, March 11, 2020

The Best Bred-By-Exhibitor in Breed competition will be judged after the Best of Breed competition. If a Bred-By-Exhibitor is awarded Best of Winners in the regular Breed competition it will automatically be Best of Breed Bred-by-Exhibitor.

Best of Breed Bred-by-Exhibitor will compete in its respective group for Best Bred-by-Exhibitor in Group. There will be four group placements.

Bred-by-Exhibitor Group winners will compete for Best Bred-by-Exhibitor in Show to be held prior to Best in Show.

See Page 11 of Premium.  AKC is offering a Free Litter Registration to the Best Bred By Exhibitor In Show

CGC Testing – Wednesday, March 11

CGC Testing by Bonnie Reifsnyder of ScoresNMore. $10 Fee. Proof of rabies vaccine needed. See page 10 of Premium for more info. Time and ring TBD.

AKC Sanctioned 4 & Under 6 Months Puppy Competition – Wednesday and Thursday

See Page 17 of Premium

Best Puppy In Show – Friday, March 13, 2020

The Best Puppy in Breed competition will be judged after the Best of Breed competition by the assigned breed judge. If a puppy is awarded Best of Winners in the regular Breed competition it will automatically be Best of Breed Puppy. Best of Breed Puppy will compete in its respective group for Best Puppy in Group. There will be four group placements. The Puppy groups will be held in a separate ring. Puppy Group winners will compete for Best Puppy in Show to be held prior to Best In Show.

 

The Colonial Bloodhound Club Presents:

Bill Shelton, AKC Judge and Responsible Preservation Breeder – Saturday, March 14, 2020.

Topic: AKC Purposefully Bred Purebred Dogs and Preservation Breeders. 15 Minutes following Best In Show, Memorial Hall Near Rind 16. Donation of $ 5 at the door. Limited seating. Session will last about 60 minutes and includes a Q & A session.

National Owner-Handler Series All Five Days 

See Page 16 of Premium

AKC Sanctioned 4 & Under 6 Months Puppy Competition – Wednesday and Thursday

See Page 17 of Premium

Veterans Classes All Five Days

Dogs and bitches must be intact to be eligible to compete and be of the age listed for their breed. All dog and bitch entries must be eligible to compete for Best of Breed.

See Page 15 of Premium

Junior Showmanship – Offered All 5 Days

See Page 12 of Premium

Education

The following breeds will be offering ringside education during The Celtic Classic. If you are interested, please contact the individual in advance of the shows to make arrangements. Information also listed on page 11 of the premium

BreedContactPhoneEmail
Afghan HoundKaren Wagner717.515.4880Waggin1@aol.com
Bernese Mountain DogDawn Cox717.965.5971Cox215@comcast.net
English SetterTammy Vann301.331.1445tvannw@aol.com
English Springer SpanielDeb Kirk717.683.9601debkirkess@gmail.com
German Shorthaired PointerSusan Massart804.405.2373smozeart@verizon.net
Italian GreyhoundsMary Hughes856.577.1422mhughes3@comcast.net
NewfoundlandChristine LaMuraglia908.208.0700TokenNewf@aol.com
Saint BernardTom Nuss856.404.3029StonewallSaints@gmail.com
SamoyedKathy Roland352.669.0259karonsams@hotmail.com
Siberian HuskyShira Barkon610.587.5542chinnat@aol.com
VizslaIva Fisher717.732.5561cameovizslas@gmail.com
Whippet David Samuelson651.454.4174samuelson@aol.com

 

Last Update – 01/31/2020