2018 Shetland Sheepdog National

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 Dogs West      602 Warton Road , Southern River   WA   6110

 Wednesday  11 & Thursday 12 July 2018

Countdown to the BIG Event 

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Attention : Exhibitors and Breeders

It’s time now to start thinking about getting your advertisements in for the 2018 Shetland Sheepdog National catalogue.

Advertising cost: $ 35.00 per page. To be supplied in PDF.  Either Colour , or Black & White in A4 PLUS size.

   All advertisers in the catalogue will receive a FREE catalogue.       Normal Catalogue cost: $30.00.                           Includes all disciplines.

Catalogues can be ordered and paid for with your entries but if you have advertised you will receive one in your exhibitor’s bag.

All advertisements must be finalized and in the hands of Deb Simpson    [email protected]

not later than 18/6/18.


National Trophy Presentation Dinner:

The National dinner will be held in the Dogswest upstairs lounge/bar onThursday 12th July 2018 at 7pm .

A buffet style dinner will be provided and alcohol can be purchased from the bar.

Strictly no BYO as there will be an open bar     cash only   as they have no eftpos facility.

DINNER TICKETS $40 per person

Tables seat 10 people and group/table bookings are preferred.

It is essential that you purchase your dinner tickets in advance.

Please contact Christine Luxford to book      [email protected]

If you have been successful in the show and you did not purchase a dinner ticket you will need to acquire a friend to collect your trophies on your behalf.

Auction :    This  will be in addition to the Ebay Auction to be held for the quilt. ( See Donations ) 

An Auction will be held after the presentation of trophies Thursday night. Auction items will be on display through the show for you to view. Already we have some lovely sheltie memorabilia up for auction thanks to some very generous supporters of the club. Light weight dog trolly – hand painted sheltie portrait – beautiful sheltie brooch – 38 cm Sheltie statue and much more. All donations are gratefully received. 


Breeders Team for the National

We have approval from Dogswest to hold a breeders team, min 3 dogs max 6 dogs.

All dogsmust be entered in the show. Also separate handlers for each dog and to be bred by the same breeder.      $20 entry , to be judged after General Specials on the Thursday


Conformation Breeders Awards

An award will be presented to the breeder of the  Best Exibit In Show and also to the breeder of the Runner up Best In show.

Both these awards will be presented at the Dinner on Thursday night.

If you are unable to attend the dinner you will need to acquire a friend to collect the award on your behalf. 


2018 National Top Sire & Dam awards.

Points will be tallied from each Conformation class placings (one to five)

Points will also be tallied from each of Obedience , Agility , Rally O and Jumping

The Sire and Dam which have accumulated the most points from there winning progeny will be announced at the dinner on Thursday night. You must be present to receive your award.

** The award will be presented to the registered owner of the Top Sire & Top Dam at the presentation dinner on Thursday night. If you are unable to attend the dinner you will need to acquire a friend to collect the award on your behalf. **


Veterans Parade

The Veterans Parade will take place on Thursday just prior to the General Specials. This parade  is open to conformation and all other disciplines .

A short  resume of your dogs achievements is required which will be read during the parade.

Each veteran will be recognized for there achievements .

This particular event always brings a tear to most peoples eyes so to encourage as many oldies as possible there will be no charge.


National Adult Handlers

Let’s have some fun with our judge Penny Kelly WA.

Penny will be open to all bribes so give it your best shot.

All monies raised from this entertaining exhibition will be donated to a Sheltie rescue service.

This floor show will be judged on Thursday July 12th during the lunch break.



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See below listings for accomodation available for the National.

Click on the link below to open a list of websites





The Committee are pleased to announce that Dianne Andersen from Animal Images  Photography has been booked as the official photographer for the 2018 National. 



A New Deal for SSCWA club members from one of our generous sponsors Orivet .  

Thank you for your enquiry regarding a club rate for your members. We would be happy to accommodate this request by offering a discounted rate to your members for a Full Breed Profile for the Shetland Sheepdog when ordered via our website, www.orivet.com

The coupon code that your members can use at the checkout is SSDCWA17. This will reduce the Full Breed Profile price for the Shetland Sheepdog to $135 per dog.

Members must be registered and logged in to their online account with us for this discount to apply.