Golden Retriever Specialty
For all the information on this specialty and to enter please visit the Golden Retriever Specialty info page.
Handling class, 12:00 Sunday. Instructor: Andreea Cletiu from Romania.
2014 Purina Farms Spring Sieger
June 21 & 22, 2014 in Gray Summit, MO
The 2014 Purina Farms Spring Sieger will be held on the grounds of Purina Farms in Gray Summit, MO. This show will be in the new Purina Event Center, "an 84,000-square-foot state-of-the-art indoor facility." We will be setting up on Friday afternoon so if you plan on setting up early, please wait until we begin our setup first. The Show Roster will be updated periodically as entries come in and the Show Schedule will be available within a few days of the show closing. You can enter our show online or via fax or mail (for a printable show entry form, click here). Would you like to help us hand out fliers? We'd really appreciate it. Just click here. We can also give you fliers. Send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll ship you a box of fliers.
New Additions for this show:
Auxiliary Show available:
- A 5th show, known as an Express Show, will be available Saturday only.
- Must be entered in all 4 shows to add the Express Show
- All express Show entries will be handled at the show.
Handling seminar Sunday at 12:00
- Andreea Cletiu - Instructor
- Juniors - Free
- Adults - $10
Free Junior Handling Competition with critiques on Sunday afternoon.
Adult Handling Competition Sunday afternoon. $15
Dates*: June 21 & 22, 2014
Location: Purina Farms
- Address: 200 Checkerboard Dr in Gray Summit, MO
- Building Name: The Great Hall
- Facility Type: "The Great Hall is a 45,000-square-foot main exhibition space featuring custom-textured, sport flooring that is padded for optimal comfort and safety."
Closing Date: June 13, 2014 at 6pm Pacific
- Regular entry fees are $31/show
- Late Entries: Late entries will be taken until June 18, 2014 at 6pm Pacific.
- Late fees are $12/show
Judging Panel will include**:
- Robin Hug - INT & USA
- Nelson Huber - INT & USA
- Steve Keating - INT & USA
- Karen Martin - USA
- Jean Pero - INT & USA
- Herman Stiefferman - USA
- Gigi Reiling - USA
- Superintendent - Deborah Bridegum
- Superintendent's Assistant - Becky Willits
- Superintendent's Assistant - Pam Strom
- Superintendent's Assistant - Peggy Ayala
- Chief Ring Steward - Laura Schrock
Local Pet-Friendly Hotels (by distance):
- Photographer - Bill Meyer Photography (636) 239-1402
- Overnight RV Parking:
- Book RV parking through Purina Farms directly
- (314) 982-5211
- Food vendor will be available on grounds
- Outlets are available in the building for grooming
2014 Golden Retriever Specialty at Purina Farms
Judged by renowned European breeder from Thevenet Kennel in Spain: FCI International Judge Santiago Gadea Castro
Conformation will be judged based on FCI (European) Standard.
- Judge: Santiago "Santi" Gadea Castro from Spain (FCI Int'l).
- Specialty will take place Sunday at 1:30pm.
- Each dog will receive a written critique and a chance to earn an IABCA Orange Card.
We have four shows each weekend, two shows per day. Each show will be under a different judge. If a dog does well (gets the top score each show), an adult dog can earn an International Title in three shows. Puppies can earn a National Puppy Title in three shows; a fourth show would give that puppy an International Puppy Title (four puppy shows =both Nat and Int puppy titles).
**Judging Schedule Notes:
- Dogs may be asked to be judged before their times scheduled but CANNOT be required to do so.
- Group times CAN be called early.
- Best in Show times CAN be called early.
- Best in Show ring numbers will be announced at the show.
- All Ring times and numbers are subject to change.
- Junior Handler exhibition will be on Sunday during lunch. Check at the front desk on Sunday for more details. Day of show entries for juniors are welcome.