The KWWSPCA will be holding its very popular Wag & Bone Dog Show on Sunday, 5 September, in the parade ring of Punchestown Racecourse. Registration starts at 1.00 and the judging starts at 2.00. Every type of dog is welcome, especially Rescue Dogs. This is a fun event for all the family. The event takes place in the open air. There is plenty of free parking and there is no charge for coming to the Show. There is a charge to enter into any of the competitions, see below. Please note that puppies under the age of 9 months should not be entered into any of the classes. Please call 087 6803295 if you need any more information.

CLASSES AT THE SHOW (€5 entry per class – €20 for 5 classes)

1. Waggiest Tail

2. Girl under 12 with a Dog

3. Boy under 12 with a Dog

4. Small Rescue Dog

5. Large Rescue Dog

6. Fanciest Female Dog

7. Handsomest Male Dog

8. Senior Citizen and a Dog

9. Veteran Dog (9 years and over)

10. Fancy Dress – Dog & Owner

11. The Dog You Would Most Like to Take Home – Winners to be chosen by Clapometer

12. KWWSPCA Rescue Dog – this class is restricted to dogs that have been adopted from the KWWSPCA or who are in the care of KWWSPCA waiting to be adopted

13. Dog Most Like its Owner

14. Child under 16 with Dog

15. Open Class – for any Dog and Handler who has not won First,Second or Third in any of the previous classes

16. BEST IN SHOW – The Winner of each of the above classes is automatically entered. No charge.

17. High Jump – This will take place after the ‘Best in Show’ on the upper grass area. Pay as you enter. €2. There is one competition for small dogs and one for large dogs