2022 Retriever Test: Schedule and Entry Form


Any Variety Retriever Working Test – Novice & Open

(Held under kennel club Rules and Regulations) Subject to Government Covid 19 regulations

SUNDAY 24th April 2022

By kind permission of Mrs Clare Harris and Mr Simon Harris

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

Judges: Glenys Caldwell (B2217) John Yarwood (A3484) Mr Graham Home (NP) Mrs Gill Awty (NP)
Chief Steward Dr Malcolm Awty Covid 19 officer Mrs Jayne Cuthbert Brown
Entries: £8.00 per dog for members, £12.00 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: helen.roberts2019@hotmail.com
Closing Date: All entries to be received by Monday 11th April 2022 If the tests are oversubscribed members will gain preference in the draw.


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


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
President’s award for Judges Choice in Novice and Open

Directions: Postcode for SAT NAV – SY11 4EX
If travelling from Shrewsbury, After leaving the dual carriageway Nesscliffe by-pass, approx. 1.5 miles later, take a left hand turning off the A5 signposted Sandford. SGS signs will be out on the day. The venue is approx. 1 mile down the lane. You will be directed to the parking area.
If travelling from Oswestry, Travelling down the A5 from Oswestry, pass the left hand turning to West Felton & approx.300 yards later, take the right hand turning signposted Sandford. SGS signs will be out on the day. The venue is approx. 1 mile down the lane. You will be directed to the parking area.


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 owners 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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