Conformation Information- deadline April 4, 2012
Veteran Sweepstakes will be held on Sunday evening, May 6, 2012, in the Grand Ballroom. There will be a brief welcome ceremony and then judging will begin, followed by a ‘Welcome Party’ with complimentary appetizers and a cash bar available.
Veteran medallions from Woodbury Pewter will be awarded to each entered veteran.
Puppy Sweepstakes will begin bright and early on Monday morning, May 7, 2012 with judging outdoors on the Crowne Plaza lawn.
Regular Class judging, also outdoors on the Crowne Plaza lawn, will begin in earnest on Tuesday, May 8, 2012 starting with all Regular Dog classes, continuing with Junior Showmanship and finishing the day’s judging with Non Regular Dog classes .
Conformation judging will continue on Wednesday, May 9, 2012 starting with all Regular Bitch classes, all Non Regular Bitch classes, and then moving into Best of Breed competition.
Reminder: all entries MUST be DNA certified. The certification will be provided by the DNA number that will be required on all entries to National events.
The cheek swabs for AKC DNA profiling are easy to use and reasonably economical. For more information, go to www.akc.org and click on “Registration” and then on “DNA.”