Submitted by Steve on 10:53, 9th Aug, 2023 | 0

Join the GSPCA at the South Show for our lots of fun and a Fun Dog Show at 2pm Saturday 12th August 2023.

Registration from 11am, judging by GSPCA Manager Steve Byrne from 2pm.

£1 per entry per class minimum donation.

All breeds welcome.

Classes include:

  • Best male puppy (under 2yrs)
  • Best female puppy (under 2yrs)
  • Lovely Ladies
  • Fabulous Fellas
  • Best Rescue
  • Waggiest Bum with Happiest Handler
  • Golden Oldies (7 yrs +)
  • Best Trick Best in Show (winners of the previous classes)

Steve Byrne GSPCA Manager said “We are very excited to announce that after a few years break the South Show has moved back into the field at St Martins Community Centre as well as the Centre itself and on Saturday 12th August we will have our GSPCA stall and we will be running a Fun Dog Show.”

“Entry forms are on our blog on our website or available on the day and registration starts on Saturday from 11am with judging at 2pm.”

“If you would like to help volunteer on our stall or help with prizes for the Fun Dog Show please do get in touch by calling 257261 or email [email protected] .”

“To help the South Show in our 150th year is a wonderful part of our ongoing story working with our wonderful community and to see lots of ways to support us please visit .”

“And don’t forget on Saturday 30th September is our 150th Ball taking pace at St Pierre Park Hotel and to book your place check out or email [email protected] “

The South Show website page said this week ‘We are really pleased to announce the return of the South Show Fun Dog Show this year and are even more delighted that the GSPCA will be running this with us.

The Dog Show is being held on Saturday 12th August in the field at St Martins Community Centre at around 2.00pm. Entry forms will be available on the day from around 11.00 onwards and will cost just £1 per dog, per class.

All proceeds from the Dog Show will go to the GSPCA to support the amazing work they do day in day out for our local wildlife, livestock and our much loved pets.

The classes are as follows and you can enter your dog in as many classes as they are eligible for!

• Best Male Puppy (under 2 yrs)

• Best Female Puppy (under 2 yrs)

• Lovely Ladies

• Fabulous Fells

• Best Rescue

• Waggiest Bum & Happiest Owner (don’t get these mixed up!)

• Gold Oldies (7yrs +)

• Best Trick

The winner from each of these will then go forward for Best in Show to see who wins the South Show Cup (kindly donated by Forest Stores) which they get to keep for one year!

If you have any questions please ask.

Get grooming!’

To download the entry form page please click here 

To see more details on the GSPCA please visit or the South Show facebook page

To see other upcoming events please visit our latest blogs


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Collecting/Dropping Off Boarding Dogs & Cats

Viewing animals for adoption

Emergencies Call 257261 or the Shelter is manned 24/7

GSPCA Charity Shop in Smith Street


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Upcoming Events we are at and need your help -

Are you supporting the GSPCA our 150th year? Here are a few ways you could get involved | GSPCA Guernsey

April - August 2023 Autism Guernsey and GSPCA Puffin Parade  

12th August South Show And Fun Dog Show 2pm -

13th August 2023 EDABL Seafront Sunday

Monday 14th August 2023 – World Lizard Day

Guided Tour - Monday, August 14, 2023 2:00PM

16th and 17th August 2023 – West Show -

Guided Tour - Monday, August 21, 2023 2:00PM  

23rd and 24th August 2023 – North Show -

Guided Tour - Monday, August 28, 2023 2:00PM  

September 2023 - World Animal Remembrance Month

Guided Tour - Monday, September 4, 2023 2:00PM

Wednesday 13th September 2023 - Volunteer Induction Evening

24th September 2023 St Johns Ambulance Seafront Sunday

GSPCA 150th Year Ball – Saturday 30thj September 2023

October 2023 - World Animal Month

Wednesday 4th October 2023 - World Animal Day

Wednesday 25th October 2023 - Volunteer Induction Evening

Wednesday 8th November 2023 – GSPCA Dog First aid Course

Wednesday 15th November 2023 – GSPCA Cat First aid Course

Wednesday 22nd November 2023 – Volunteer Induction Evening

Monday 4th December 2023 – World Wildlife Conservation Day

Many more events will be added and dates to be confirmed and if you have any events or ideas to celebrate our 150 years please get in touch…………..




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