Retriever Test Schedule & Entry Form 2019

Any Variety Retriever Working Test

 Novice & Open

(Held under kennel club Rules and Regulations)

SATURDAY 18th MAY 2019


By kind permission of Mr Francis Yates

Novice 9.15 am for 09.30am, Open – not before 1.00 p.m.

Judges:                       Sean McGrath (A3010)   Dr Nicola Reynolds (B3574) Garry Ellison (NP)  4th Judge tbc

Chief Steward              Dr Malcolm Awty

Entries:                        £6.00 per dog for members, £10.00 per dog non members. Payment can be online BACS (see entry form for details ) or please send a separate cheque for each dog, payable to Shropshire Gundog Society.

Test Secretary Mrs Gill Awty C/O Mrs Grace Brown, Rangatira, Baschurch Road, Myddle, Shrewsbury SY4 3RX, Mobile 07739 250987  email:

Closing Date:            All entries to be received by FRIDAY 3rd May 2019

Classes:                       Novice: Confined to dogs which have not gained an award or COM at a field trial, been placed 1st 2nd or 3rd in an Open working test or 1st in a Novice Working Test.

                                      Open:Preference will be given to dogs placed 1st in a Novice Working Test or had an                                     award in an Open Working Test or Field Trial

Awards                          Rosettes to 1st 2nd 3rd 4th in each class

                                           Vouchers and Certificates to the winners awarded by Skinners Dog Food”

Trophy Challenge cup to the winner of the Novice

Silverdown Cup to the winner of the Open

Presidents Choice award

WainhawkeTrophies for Best Flatcoated Retriever in Novice & Open.

 Judges Choice in Novice and Open

Directions:                   SAT NAV WV8 1QU  Venue is off junction 3 of the M54. On leaving motorway take turn onto A41 to Wolverhampton  Go through traffic lights and continue half a mile. Look out for SGS signs for sharp left turn down Donnington Lane. Continue for approx. 2 miles on this lane. The Wood Farm will be signed off the lane with SGS signs.

Raffle: There will be a Raffle and prizes would be gratefully received.                           

Please Note:   No Bitches in season will be allowed on the ground. Keep dogs on a lead at all times except under judges instructions. Spectators and competitors must consider themselves under the control of the stewards at all times. Dogs arriving after the judging has commenced will not be allowed to run without permission of both judges and stewards. All dogs must be registered on their Breed register with the Kennel Club. The organisers, Shropshire Gundog Society, and the land owner or his Agent cannot be held responsible for any loss, damage or accidents that occur on the day howsoever occasioned. Vehicles and dogs are the responsibility of their owners.


One response to “Retriever Test Schedule & Entry Form 2019

  1. Hi Gill Hi I am not trying to be clever but i have just received the paper work for your events and they are a little confusing as the retriever schedules refer to the spaniels and the spaniels refer to the labs. Only truing to be helpful Kind regards Ian

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