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Entry Forms Available For First Ever Kennel Club Good Citizen Dog Scheme Supermatch

28 September 2015    10:30
 

Entry forms for the first annual GCDS Supermatch are now available online. This event will be held at the Kennel Club Building at Stoneleigh on 29th November 2015.

The Supermatch will introduce a new element of excitement and competition for Good Citizen dogs and help to highlight the role of the Good Citizen Dog Training Scheme in providing training and welfare education to owners across the whole spectrum of dog activities. The competition will be limited to a maximum of 128 entries (64 dogs and 64 bitches) and places will be allocated in the order in which applications are received. 

The GCDS Supermatch will only be open to dogs in the GCDS Breed Classes at General, Group or Single Breed Championship Shows. To be eligible, dogs must be:

  • Winner of a GCDS Breed Specific Class (single or mixed sex) at a General or Group Championship show, or
  • Winner of a GCDS Class (single or mixed sex) at a Breed Specific Championship Show, or     
  • Placed 1st- 5thon each day in the AV GCDS Stakes Classes held at General or Group Championship shows.

The qualifying period runs from 1st November 2014 - 31st October 2015 so dogs can qualify retrospectively with awards won within this period. To enter GCDS Classes at Championship shows, all dogs must have achieved at least the Good Citizen Dog Training Scheme Bronze Award level. 

The final closing date for entries will be Monday 2nd November 2015 (received by). Entry forms are now available online at www.thekennelclub.org.uk/training/good-citizen-dog-training-scheme/first-annual-supermatch/.

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