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Winter International Committee

The Winter International Committee is:

Mr Lance Heilmann (Chairman), Mrs Pauline Brennan-Lim (Secretary), Mr Peter Thompson (Convenor), Mr David Johnson, Mr Joy Lim, Mr John Rice and Mr Barry Tyrell.

Once again in 2018, the Winter International will be supporting Charities over the weekend. Friday is "GOLD DAY", with Australia's Biggest Morning Tea", making a difference to those impacted by Cancer, and supporting Cancer Council SA. Sunday is "PINK DAY", in conjunction with the Golden Retriever Club "PINK LADY CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW". Further details will be advised once confirmed.

About Dogs SA Winter International

The Dogs SA Winter International is the Premier Three Day, Three Show weekend in South Australia. The Show is run for Dogs SA by the Winter International Committee. Our 2018 Major Sponsor is ADVANCE, along with PLUSH PUPPY, TOTAL ANIMAL LOGISTICS, Puddleby Art, Ingrid Matschke Photography, Dog News Australia, Easy Dog Entries and K9Online. Our panel of Nine International Judges will officiate at:

  • Three All Breeds Championship Shows (Friday CACIB)
  • Nine Group/Breed Specialty Shows
  • The "Total Animal Logistics" Breeders Teams Sweepstakes
  • Veteran and Neuter Sweepstakes
  • The "Estrela Shield" for Junior Showmanship - 2 Heats and a Final

June 01 - 03
2018

David Roche Park
Adelaide

3 All Breeds Shows
9 Specialty Shows

9 International
Judges

Mr Marcelo Eduardo Freitas dos Santos

Brazil

Mrs Rosana Knapp dos Santos

Brazil

Mr Jose Arnaldo de Medeiros Neto

Brazil

Ms Ramune Kazlauskaite

Lithuania

Mr Jae-Yong Kim

South Korea

Ms Keiko Takeuchi

Japan

Dr Passiri Nisalak

Thailand

Mr Eddie Patterson

Ireland

Ms Yoshimi Suzuki

Japan

2018 Events Schedule

The Friday Winter International All Breeds CACIB Championship Show commences in Rings 1 - 8.

FCI Group 1: Mr Marcelo Eduardo Freitas dos Santos ; FCI Group 2: Mr Jae-Yong Kim; Group FCI 3: Mr Eddie Patterson; FCI Group 4: Ms Keiko Takeuchi; FCI Group 5: Dr Passiri Nisalak; FCI Group 6: Ms Yoshimi Suzuki ; FCI Group 7: Ms Keiko Takeuchi; FCI Group 8: Mr Jose Arnaldo de Medeiros Neto ; FCI Group 9A: Ms Ramune Kazlauskaite ; FCI Group 9B: Mrs Rosana Knapp dos Santos; FCI Group 10: Ms Yoshimi Suzuki ; General Specials: Ms Ramune Kazlauskaite

RING ALLOCATION: Ring 1 Group 9B and General Specials; Ring 2 Group 9A followed by Group 7; Ring 3 Group 8; Ring 4 Group 4, followed by Group 6, followed by Group 10. Ring 5 Group 1; Ring 6 Group 2; Ring 7 Group 5; Ring 8 Group 3.

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12:30 pm

Lunch Break

No extra activities during the Lunch Break today but please take the opportunity to visit our Vendor area.
Judging recommences in all rings through to the end of Group Specials. Ms Ramune Kazlauskaite will judge General Specials in Ring 1, approx 10 minutes after the end of the last Group Specials has concluded.

Junior Showmanship Heat 1 for the Estrala Shield commences at 08:15am. The Saturday Winter International All Breeds Championship Show commences at 09:00am in Rings 1 - 8. The Terrier Club of SA Championship Show commences in Ring 9 at 09:00am. The Chihuahua Club of SA 50th Anniversary Show commences at 09:00am in The Hall.

Group 1 (Ring 1): Ms Yoshimi Suzuki; Group 2 (Ring 8): Mrs Rosana Knapp dos Santos; Group 3 (Ring3): Mr Jae-Yong Kim; Group 4 (Ring 4): Mr Eddie Patterson; Group 5 (Ring 5): Ms Keiko Takeuchi; Group 6 (Ring 6): Mr Marcelo Eduardo Freitas dos Santos; Group 7 (Ring 7): Dr Passiri Nisalak; General Specials (Ring 1): Mr Marcelo Eduardo Freitas dos Santos

Terrier Club Judge (Ring 9): Mr Jose Arnaldo de Medeiros Neto; Chihuahua Club Judge (Hall): Ms Ramune Kazlauskaite

During the Lunch break, The "Total Animal Logistics" Breeders Teams Sweepstakes will be judged in Ring 2. Judge for the event is Mrs Rosana Knapp dos Santos (Brazil).

Judging recommences in all rings through to the end of Group Specials. Mr Marcelo Eduardo Freitas dos Santos will judge General Specials in Ring 1, approx 10 minutes after the end of the last Group Specials has concluded. Best in Show for the Terrier Club of SA will be judged after the Terrier Group for the Winter International has concluded. The Papillon Club Show will be judged in The Hall, commencing no earlier than 01:30pm. The Irish Wolfhound Club Show will be judged in Ring 4 after the completion of the Hound Group. The Dobermann Club Show will be judged in Ring 6 after the completion of the Utility Group. The actual starting time will also depend on the availability of the Judge after completing their Group assignment for the day.

Papillon Club Judge (Hall): Dr Passiri Nisalak; Irish Wolfhound Judge (Ring 4): Ms Keiko Takeuchi; Dobermann Judge (Ring 6): Mr Jose Arnaldo de Medeiros Neto

Junior Showmanship Heat 2 for the Estrala Shield commences at 08:15am. The Sunday Winter International All Breeds Championship Show commences at 09:00am in Rings 1 - 8. The Pug Club of SA Championship Show commences in Ring 9 at 09:00am followed by the Beagle Club Championship Show. The Samoyed Club of SA Championship Show commences in Ring 10 at 09:00am. The Golden Retriever Club Championship Show commences in Ring 2 not before 10:00am.

Group 1 (Ring 1): Mr Marcelo Eduardo Freitas dos Santos; Group 2 (Ring 8): Mr Jae-Yong Kim; Group 3 Ring 3): Mrs Rosana Knapp dos Santos; Group 4 (Ring 4): Mr Jose Arnaldo de Medeiros Neto; Group 5 (Ring 5): Ms Yoshimi Suzuki; Group 6 (Ring 6): Ms Ramune Kazlauskaite; Group 7 (Ring 7): Ms Keiko Takeuchi; General Specials(Ring 1): Ms Yoshimi Suzuki

Samoyed (Ring 10) and Golden Retriever (Ring 2) Judge: Mr Eddie Patterson; Pug (Ring 9) and Beagle Judge (Ring 9): Dr Passiri Nisalak

The Veteran Sweepstakes, followed by the Neuter Sweepstakes will take place in Ring 3. Judge: Ms Keiko Takeuchi

The final of the Estrela Shield for Junior Showmanship will take place in Ring 1. Judge: Mr Jae-Yong Kim

Judging recommences in all rings through to the end of Group Specials. Ms Yoshimi Suzuki will judge General Specials in Ring 1 approx 10 minutes after the last Group Specials has concluded.

2018 Important Dates

SCHEDULE Publication Month Dogs SA Journal, March 2018
Entry Closing Date Friday 11th May (Paper), Sunday 20th May (EDE) 2018
CATALOGUE ADVERTISING Bookings Close Friday 27th April 2018
Artwork Deadline Friday 11th May 2018
Marquee Site Applications Application Deadline Friday 11th May 2018, unless booked out prior

2018 Partner Club Schedules

2018 Friday Group Catalogues

2018 Sponsorship

Event FAQs

The Schedule

As well as being able to be downloaded from this website, the Winter International Schedule is published in the March edition of the Dogs SA Journal. It is also available to be downloaded as a PDF file from the Dogs SA website and the Winter International Facebook page. It is also published in Dog News Australia and K9Online. Partner Club Schedules are published in the Dogs SA Journal and Club Websites/Facebook Pages and can also be downloaded from this website. Go to the Schedules Page for access to all Schedules as they are published.

Marquee Hire

When it is intended to book and erect a commercial marquee, an application must be made to the Dogs SA office for any show. Go to their website. Refer to downloads for “Commercial Marquee Procedure” for an application which must be lodged no less than 10 working days prior to the event. The booking must be made on the site plan – Refer to downloads for “Commercial marquee site plan” and accompanied by the non-refundable prescribed fee of $50.00. Dogs SA Office Enquiries to Hayley Prior on 0883494797.

All Bookings of and payment for Marquees, must be done direct with the Commercial Marquee Hire Companies.

Dogs SA Website Link

WINTER INTERNATIONAL Entry Methods

Exhibitors are able to enter the three Winter International All Breeds Championship Shows online via EASY DOG ENTRIES or post paper entries to the Convenor. South Australian Exhibitors may hand their entries direct to the Convenor Peter Thompson at Shows.

BREED CLUB ENTRIES

Exhibitors are able to enter all Breed Club Shows either ONLINE or postally to the address in the Breed Club Schedules

Setting up Times and Security

Private Gazebos can be set up on the Thursday morning as soon as the gates are open, around 7AM but check the Winter International Facebook page during the few days prior for updates. There will be Security on the Grounds Thursday through to Saturday nights. The Gates will remain open until approx 8pm on the Thursday to allow for late set up. Please note that all items are left on the grounds at your own risk.

DOGS SA CACIB SHOW - Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Under FCI rules do Champions have to enter the Championship class and not their age class?

A. The FCI regulations are not specific however under the regulations for the conduct of the ANKC/FCI show a Champion may be entered in its age class but not in Open.

Q. Will there be individual critiques?

A. No, as this will reduce the number of dogs a judge can judge and significantly increase the entry cost

Q. Will there be BOB or Breed Critiques?

A. No, the judge may not be a breed specialist, therefore Breed Critiques will not be provided

Q. What are you doing about Poodles? Will the Australian or FCI sizes apply?

A. FCI and in Group 9 Companion and Toy Dogs

Q. Which Standards are used for a CACIB / ANKC Show?

A. FCI standards and Groups.

Q. Where a dog is eligible for a CC under the ANKC standard but not under the FCI Standard, can a dog be awarded the ANKC CC but not the CACIB?

A. Where a dog is eligible for a ANKC CC and the judges deems it of suitable quality, then it may be awarded without the CACIB.

Q. Will there be 10 FCI Groups for General Specials or the combined Gundog and Hound Groups to make 7 as per Reg 5 Section 6.2?

A. There will be 10 groups represented in General Specials including Baby and Puppy Classes

Q. Can docked dogs be shown without disqualification?

A. Yes and under FCI regulations must be judged equally as non-docked dogs.

Q. What is the Class number for “Open” (non-Champions) and “Champions” at CACIB Shows

A. 11/11A (Open) and 21/21A (Champion)

Q. Will dogs be measured?

A. This will be at the discretion of the judge but yes they may be.

Q. Will judges be able to disqualify dogs if they disqualifying faults with in the standard.

A. Yes, they will as they are judging under FCI standards.

Q. Are the breeds judged in alphabetical order for each FCI group?

A. Yes, alphabetically within the groups as per the listing in ANKC Reg 5 shows section 6

Unfortunately due to lack of suitable facilities, Camping is not allowed on David Roche Park. However, there are several Caravan Parks around Adelaide that are Dog Friendly. There are also Holiday Houses and some Motels that will allow Dogs in Trailers. Do a Google search on Dog Friendly Accommadation in Adelaide for options.

Event Location

David Roche Park
Cromwell Road, Kilburn
South Australia
Phone: 0408806464
Email: winterinternat@adelaide.on.net