WESSEX BORDER COLLIE CLUB
Phone : 01737 839059
Wessex Border Collie Club holds two successful breed open shows a year, one in May which also has a limited obedience show alongside it and one in September both being held at Chievely village hall near Newbury.
The club also runs a KC open agility show with camping at Cranleigh showground August bank holiday Sunday, the day after and in conjuction with Bridge House Agility show.
The clubs AGM is usually held at the breed show venue immediately after the close of the May show.
In 2017 Wessex will be hosting Border Collie Of The Year 2016 in conjunction with Southern Counties Champ show at Newbury Showground the day after Pastoral day.
There is always a good and friendly atmosphere at the open breed shows with excellent value delicious catering including many delicious home made cakes.
The club holds annual top dogs awards for breed, agility, obedience, fly ball and rally so if you are a member and take part in one or more of these disciplines, please submit your points at the end of the year. Full details on the clubs website.
The clubs breed council reps take their jobs seriously and aim for at least one of them and if possible both of them to attend all breed council meetings and to take an active role in the meetings reporting back to the clubs committee. If you are a member of the club and would like a proposal put forward to the breed council then please contact one of the breed council reps, contact details on the clubs website.