Tuesday October 8, 2019, 4 PM at Pala Mesa
Deadline for entry: August 30, 2019
Entry Fee: $30
Come join us for our 3rd Annual Puppy/Veteran Sweepstakes Spectacular. This year we are going back to the sixties – PSYCHEDELIC SIXTIES that is, so be creative and come dressed to blow our minds! Dig out your coolest Hippie costume, put some flowers in your hair, and float around the ring with your puppies and veterans.
Puppies: This event is open to all puppies who have won a BISS, BOSS, RESERVE BISS or BOSS or FUTURITY BISS or BOSS. These wins must have happened from June 1, 2018 to July 31, 2019. Class/ages at the time of entry deadline of August 30, 2019 are: Junior Puppy 6-12 months and Senior Puppy 12 months and over. Classes will also be divided by sex.
Puppy Judging and scoring: There will be three judges using a score sheet with points ranging from 1-4 points. Each class will have placements from 1st-4th with 1st place having the highest point score. Winners of each class will compete for Best Sweepstakes Puppy in Spectacular.
Veterans: This event is open to any Veteran who has won a BVISS, BVOSS, RESERVE BVISS OR BVOSS at any time in their show career. Deadline will be August 30, 2019. Classes will be divided by sex and if entry is large, by age 7-10 and 10 and over.
Veteran Judging and Scoring: Judging and scoring will be done the same as in Puppy Sweepstakes classes using the same judges and same score sheets. Placements will be awarded for 1st-4th in each class. Winners of each class will compete for Best Sweepstakes Veteran in Spectacular.
The running: 3 dogs – hands on by each judge 1-2-3- switch, 2-3-1 switch, 3-2-1 switch
The down and back – 1-2-3
The go around – 1-2-3 – next set of 3 dogs to completion.
Sweep Spectacular will be held on Tuesday Evening 4-7pm in the National show ring. Participants can pick up arm bards between 3:30-4pm. Class order will be Junior Dogs, Senior Dogs, Junior Bitches, Senior Bitches, Best Puppy, Vet Dog 7-10 yrs, Vet Dog 10+ years, Vet Bitch 7-10 yrs, Vet Bitch 10+ years and Best Veteran.
There will be light appetizers only. Dinner on your own after event.
Questions, contact Veronica Barker, GCESSA Secretary host club to ESSFTA National Specialty.
Pre-Registration is REQUIRED: Pay for your entry using the following Paypal Button. Then enter using the following registration Form If you prefer to pay by check, download the Puppy Veteran Sweepstake Spectacular Information and Entry Form and follow the instructions to mail in your entry.