Retriever Working Test Schedule & Entry Form

Please find here the new Entry Form for the Retriever Working Test as well as the 2021 Schedule for Retriever Tests.

Also available is the covid 19 Risk Assessment documents.

Any Variety Retriever Working Test
Novice & Open

(Held under kennel club Rules and Regulations) Subject to Covid 19 regulations
A copy of our Covid risk assessment can be obtained from our website

SUNDAY JULY 11th 2021

By kind permission of Mr and Mrs Andrew and Rachel Kenyon and the shoot captain of Pradoe Shoot, Mr Simon Goodall

Novice 9.15 am for 09.30am, Open – not before 1.00 p.m.
Judges: Vikki Stanley (B2482) Glenys Caldwell (B2217) John Yarwood (B3484) Mr Graham Home (NP)
Chief Steward Mr Warren Jones Covid 19 officer Mrs Jayne Cuthbert Brown
Entries: £6.00 per dog for members, £10.00 per dog non members. Payment can be online BACS (see entry form for details) and form sent by email or please send a separate cheque for each dog, payable to Shropshire Gundog Society, along with the entry form to Working Test Secretary: Mrs Helen Roberts, The Cwms, Holyhead Road, West Felton, Oswestry, Shropshire, SY11 4EW.
Mobile 07974 642935 email:

Closing Date: All entries to be received by FRIDAY 25th JUNE 2021


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 award for Judges Choice in Novice and Open
WainhawkeTrophies for Best Flatcoated Retriever in Novice & Open.

Directions: SAT NAV SY11 4ER for info. Please follow directions – no vehicles to be driven up the main drive to Pradoe.
If travelling from Shrewsbury, turn right off the A5 at the West Felton Junction and continue in to the village of West Felton. (continued below)
If travelling from Oswestry, turn left off the A5 at the Queens Head Junction and, after passing the Queens Head Hotel, continue for 1.2 miles.
In the village of West Felton, turn in to Tedsmore Road and after 0.8 of a mile turn right in to Pradoe Home Farm. Crabtree Lodge will be on your left after turning. Drive down the concrete road to the farm yard. SGS signs will be out.


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.


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