Springer Rescue is an important part of protecting our Breed. We are lucky to have active Springer Rescue organizations in various parts of the Country.  We honor these volunteers for providing safe and meaningful lives for springers, who find themselves homeless.58383967_329981117710364_3642246036396703744_n

Our rescue organizations will host booths with lots of nice springer and dog themed items for sale. The proceeds from these booths support their various programs. Plan to visit the Rescue booths and get to know these tireless volunteers.

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Two events have become a tradition at the National Specialty Show. Information on these events is presented below:

English Springer Rescue America Appreciation Dinner Celebrating 20 Years of Rescue

Thursday Evening, October 10, 2019
Cost: $45 for individual tickets
Deadline for Purchasing Event Tickets: September 11, 2019

Join all the Friends of Rescue for a casual evening of conversation and friendship at the English Springer Rescue America Appreciation Dinner where we will be celebrating our 20th Anniversary. It will be held on Thursday evening, October 10, 2019, beginning at 7:00 PM at Pala Mesa Resort. During dinner we will hold a silent auction featuring unique hand-made Springer items you won’t want to miss.

The menu will be a selection of delicious Pacific Rim favorites such as Hawaiian Baby Spinach Salad, Huli Huli Chicken and Smoked Pork Shoulder.

Purchase your Dinner tickets here:

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Rescue Parade Chair, Sue Schroer
Photo and Write-up Deadline TBD

The Rescue Parade is a highlight of the National Specialty. The Rescue Parade will be held on Friday in the conformation ring. A commemorative booklet featuring the resumes and pictures of entered dogs will be given to each entrant and will be available to spectators.

The Rescue Parade is limited to 20 dogs and bitches that have been placed through a rescue organization. All rescue dogs shall be spayed or neutered.  There is no age limitation. All dogs must be current on vaccines and of a pleasant temperament to participate and must be handled by an adult, although other family members are welcome to walk with them.

There is no cost to participate in the Rescue Parade, but pre-registration is required. Use the following form to pre-register, or email the same information to Sue Schroer at  sueschroer@gmail.com.