“The Blennerhassett Kennel Club and the Magic Valley Kennel Club will be holding their annual all-breed dog show cluster from Friday, May 18 through Sunday May 20 at the Washington County Fairgrounds, 922 Front Street Marietta, Ohio. Buildings open 7:00 am – 8:00 pm daily. This is an American Kennel Club approved event. Friday, we have two shows in one day and there will be one show on both Saturday and Sunday. Plan now to bring your family and enjoy some fun together. At shows dogs are judged against their individual breed’s standards. Each winner is awarded from one to five points based on the number of entries in its respective breed competition. These points advance a dog toward its Champion title. Over the course of the day, the entrants are narrowed down to a single dog – Best in Show. Additionally, in the Junior Showmanship competition, youth ages 10-18 will exhibit their own dogs as they compete by Displaying their skills in handling dogs.
Admission is free and parking is $5.00. There will be food and general dog/pet related vendors available for you and your family too. You will be able to see plenty of dogs from many different breeds each day. Group and Best in Show should start around or shortly after 2:30 each day. Come join us for a good time for the entire family. For more information please call 740-336-4472.