Siberian Husky Sled Dog Showcase
May 7th, 2016
(A showcase event for Siberian Husky sled dogs that work in harness (or have worked - veteran class)

 

Welcome to the 2nd Siberian Husky Sled Dog Showcase to be held in the United States!

 



JUDGES:

Louise Cooke - Shaytaan Siberian Huskies, Whitehorse, Yukon Canada

Debra Fitzgerald - Amorok Siberian Huskies, Jefferson, Maryland

David Williams - Salazka Siberian Huskies, Cambridgeshire, England

 

 

CLASSES Untitled, SD,  SDX,  SDO,  Veterans (10 years and over).  Classes will be divided between dogs and bitches.

Eligibility Rules:

* SD/SDX/SDO Titled Dogs: Titled dogs must have proof of title (or a note from SHCA working degree chairman that your dog has it's title and is being processed).

* Untitled Class: Untitled dogs must have either proof of race records or two pictures that clearly show the dog working in harness during the 2015/2016 season. Dogs may work in any size team on snow or rig, which also includes skijoring/bikejoring/scootering.  You don't need to race to enter your dogs as long as they are working Siberians.  If you do not race photos of your dog in harness or a detailed training log must be copied and sent in with your entry but we much prefer photos.

*Veteran Class: Dog must be 10 years and over.  Photos of past races or in harness must be sent with entry.

*Spayed and neutered dogs are allowed.

* Every dog must be registered (AKC/CKC/UKC etc)

* Every dog on premises must have proof of current rabies.


 

 

- VIEW FULL CATALOG WITH RESULTS -

 

PHOTOS OF WINNERS (click for larger version)

BEST IN SHOWCASE, TOP TEN WINNER, 1ST SDO DOG

Sibersong's Stars Hollow, SDO

Sire: Four Winds Tsuga Stump

Dam: Maja No Kita

Breeder/Owner: Jaye Foucher

 

TOP TEN WINNER, 1ST PLACE SDX DOG

Kelim's Golden Snitch, CGC, SDX

Sire: NorthWapiti's Q

Dam: NorthWapiti's Rainy, SD

Breeder/Owner: Kim & Kelly Berg

 

TOP TEN WINNER, 1ST PLACE UNTITLED DOG

Kelim's Stride

Sire: NorthWapiti's Paxson, CGC, SDX

Dam: Sibersong's Streak of Lightning, SDX

Breeder: Kim & Kelly Berg

Owner: Rachel Arnold

 

TOP TEN WINNER, 3RD PLACE UNTITLED BITCH

Fort Illio's Blitzen of Thesewoods

Sire: Tumnatki's Wallace

Dam: Jedeye Kyat of Manitou

Breeder: Kasey McCarty

Owner: Ingrid Bower & Heather D'Arcy

 

TOP TEN WINNER, 1ST PLACE SD DOG

Kelim's Scooby Doo, SD

Sire: Kelim's Golden Snitch, CGC, SDX

Dam: Kelim's Camelot, SD

Breeder/Owner: Kim & Kelly Berg

TOP TEN WINNER, 2ND PLACE UNTITLED DOG

Barking Brook's Bodhi

Sire: Jedeye's Blackwater O L Kipp

Dam: Blackwater's Kelim Rainier of Barking Brook.

Breeder/Owner: Whatleigh Torsey

 

1ST PLACE VETERAN BITCH

Nerak's Ziiper

Sire: Alkasiber's Nerak Summit

Dam: Molinka No Kita

Breeder/Owner: Karen Jones

 

TOP TEN WINNER, 3RD PLACE UNTITLED DOG

Jedeye Dean Winchester of Kelim

Sire: Jedeye Orville of Manitou

Dam: Jedeye Janis of Manitou

Breeder: Blake & Jen Freking

Owner: Kim & Kelly Berg

 

1ST PLACE SD BITCH

Sibersong's Momma Mia

Sire: Sibersong's Sir Tristan, SDO

Dam: Sibersong's Sawtooth Wolf, SDX

Breeder/Owner: Jaye Foucher

 

TOP TEN WINNER, 2ND SD DOG

Kelim's Merlin, SD

Sire: NorthWapiti's Paxson, CGC, SDX
Dam: NorthWapiti's Wired of Kelim, SD

Breeder/Owner: Kim & Kelly Berg

 

1ST PLACE VETERAN DOG

Northomes Pip

Sire: Northomes Only

Dam: Kodiak's Gem At Northome

Breeder: Al & Ann Stead

Owner: Ingrid Bower & Heather D'Arcy

 

4TH PLACE UNTITLED BITCH

Kelim's Beretta

Sire: Sibersong's Super Trouper, SD

Dam: NorthWapiti's Wired of Kelim, SD

Breeder/Owner: Kim & Kelly Berg

 

TOP TEN WINNER, 2ND PLACE UNTITLED BITCH

Kiana's Bit O Honey, CGC, RN

Sire: Kiana's Diesel of Aniscar, CGC, RN, RATI, RATN

Dam: Kelim's Swift, CGC, SDX

Breeder/Owner: Corina & Scott Alexander

 

TOP TEN WINNER, 1ST PLACE UNTITLED BITCH

Kelim's Arrow Of Love

Sire: Jedeye Doc of Manitou

Dam: Kelim's Swift, CGC, SDX

Breeder: Kim & Kelly Berg

Owner: Brenda Potter & Carolyn March Martin

 

 

 

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JUDGING:
The SHCA standard will be used as a framework for awarding points. Points will be awarded by each judge in each of the following categories using this point scale below. Scores will be tallied ringside. The top four places in each class will be awarded. If there is a tied score the judges will choose which dog is that placement winner.

Following the completion of the classes, the top 10 point earners will return to the ring for a parade and awards (Top 10 Award). After the Top 10 Parade, the first place winners from each class will come back into the ring for judging and award of Best In Showcase.

 

Each judge will score the dogs using the following categories and scale:

Body Structure: 1-5

Body Condition: 1-5

Temperament: 1-3

Gait: 1-3

Overall Impression: 1-3

 

 

ENTRY FEE AND CLOSING DATE:

Entry fee is $20 per dog

Entries must be to Gail Castonguay by April 27, 2016.

Make Checks payable to: Patricia Castonguay

Mail to: Gail Castonguay, 223 Mt Prospect Road, Holderness, NH 03245

(Download Entry Forms)

 

 

SHOWCASE RING OWNER AND DOG HANDLING:

We will have a pre-show class to discuss the best way to present your dog in the ring (as a pre-show handling class for newcomers or anyone who needs a refresher) Class will graciously be taught by Scott & Corina Alexander. Further information will be on the show grounds.

 

FOOD AND DRINK:

There will be no food or drinks served for lunch so please bring your own. Alcohol is not allowed.  Bring your own chairs. A snack and discussion with the judges will follow the show. You can talk to them about your individual dog and they will discuss their overall impression.

 

 

Show Winner Photographers: Kim & Kelly Berg (To be taken with judges at the end of the show - keep your ribbons for photos)


LOCATION: Meredith, NH (New Location)

Meredith Child's Park

Meredith Center Road

Meredith, NH 03253

 

DIRECTIONS:

FROM THE NORTH: Take NH route 93 South to Exit 23. Turn left onto routes 132N / 104E. Travel 4.9 miles and turn right onto Meredith Center Road. Then travel 1.4 miles to the Meredith Child's Park which will be on your right across the street from the Meredith Center Store.

 

FROM THE SOUTH: Take NH route 93 North to Exit 23. Turn right onto routes 132N / 104E. Travel 4.9 miles and turn right onto Meredith Center Road. Then travel 1.4 miles to the Meredith Child's Park which will be on your right across the street from the Meredith Center Store.

ACCOMODATIONS:

 

Comfort Inn (Ashland, NH) - Exit 24 off of I-93.  No pets in room.  Approximately 20 mins from show site.

 

Nutmeg Inn (Meredith, NH) - 80 Pease Road.  No pets in room. Approximately 5 mins from show site.

 

Super 8 (Tilton, NH) - Exit 20 off of I-93. No pets in room.  Approximately 20 mins from show site.

 

Econo Lodge (Plymouth, NH) - Exit 25 off of I-93.  No pets in room.  Approximately 20 mins from show site.

 

Red Carpet Inn & Suites (Plymouth, NH) - Exit 25 off of I-93.  Pet friendly!  Approximately 20 mins from show site.

 



Please pick up all poop and carry out with you and keep this site as clean as possible so we are welcome back!

For further information
contact Gail for more info. secondwind5@myfairpoint.net

** Volunteers will be needed at the Showcase. Ask how you can help!

 

PHOTOS FROM THE 2015 SHOW - click here!  Feel free to save any images of your dogs.

 

View Results from our 2015 Show - View here!