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ADGA Open Senior & Junior Doe Shows

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Topsfield Fair, P.O. Box 134, Topsfield, MA 01983
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General Information

Show Chairman: Linda Fox Milliken

Show Secretary: Mary Fox, 14 Joe English Road
Mont Vernon, NH 03057-1301
Telephone: (603) 673-8426

Judge: Yvonne Blosser, Ohio

Entry Form Due Date: September 19, 2014

THE JUNIOR AND SENIOR SHOWS ARE SEPARATELY SANCTIONED, 2014 ADGA RULES SHALL GOVERN.

The Senior Doe show will be held first followed by the Junior Doe show.
The order of breeds shown are as follows: ND, Rec. Grade, Toggenburg, Lamancha, Saanen, Nubian, Oberhasli and Alpine.
The order of show is not subject to change.

Rules and Regulations

  1. Entries, fees and a copy of 2014 health papers must be sent to Topsfield Fair postmarked no later than September 19, 2014. Entry Fee $3.00 each animal, payable to Topsfield Fair. Substitutions within classes only. There will be no day of show entries in either the regular classes or the specialty classes.
  2. The base date is October 12, 2014, the day the animal is to be judged.
  3. The original registration certificate is required for all animals six months of age or older and this must be shown to the show secretary before the start of the show.
  4. The original registration certificate or duplicate application stamped by the ADGA office is required for all animals under six months of age and this must be shown to the show secretary before the start of the show. No copies of the registration certificate or the stamped application, telegrams or phone calls will be accepted in lieu of the original certificate.
  5. General Health Certificate is required per MA Dept. of Food and Agriculture 2014 rules.
  6. Animals must be in place by 9:00am and will be released at the end of the judging or 5:00pm whichever is latest. Violators will forfeit prize money.
  7. Judging will begin at approximately 9:30am. Exhibitors enter via River Gate, unload animals and remove vehicles from the fairgrounds to a special assigned parking section.
  8. Prize money will be given for two places per class per individual entry.
  9. The Grand Champion or Best of Breed must be present and compete for Best In Show or forfeit prize money and Grand Championship leg.
  10. There will be no pre-show milkout.
  11. The Show committee will be strictly enforcing the MA Dept of Agric rule that all exhibitors must be dressed in white or khaki clothing and wearing appropriate shoes, i.e. no bare feet or sandals.
  12. All animals must be shown in regular classes in order to be shown in specialty classes. PLEASE USE THE CORRECT ENTRY FORM FOR THIS SHOW. Prize money will be awarded to 5th place.
  13. All animals must be on display for the public to view.

Awards:
Regular Classes $16.00 - $14.00 - $13.00 - $12.00 - $10.00
Specialty Classes $17.00 - $16.00 - $15.00 - $13.00 - $11.00

Open Senior & Junior Doe Show Classes

This show takes place on SUNDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2014

Senior Doe Classes

All does must have freshened at least once

ND Rec Grade Togg Lamancha Saanen Nubian Alpine Ober
Under 2 yrs 1
9
17
25
33
41
49
57
2 yrs and under 3 yrs 2
10
18
26
34
42
50
58
3 Years and under 5 Years 3
11
19
27
35
43
51
59
5 Years & over 4
12
20
28
36
44
52
60

SR GRAND AND RESERVE GRAND CHAMPION for each breed after each breed

CHAMPION CHALLENGE 5
13
21
29
37
45
53
61
Senior Get of Sire 6
14
22
30
38
46
54
62
Produce of Dam 7
15
23
31
39
47
55
63
Best Three 8
16
24
32
40
48
56
64

BEST DOE IN SENIOR SHOW


Sr Get of Sire to consist of 3 does, the get of one sire, all in milk. Sire must be named. One entry per sire per farm or family.

Prod. Of Dam to consist of 2 does in milk out of the same dam. Dam must be named. Best Three, all from senior division. One entry per breed per farm or family.

Junior Doe Classes

ND Rec Grade Togg Lamancha Saanen Nubian Alpine Ober
1 to 4 months 65
71
77
83
89
95
101
107
4 to 6 months 66
72
78
84
90
96
102
108
6 to 12 months 67
73
79
85
91
97
103
109
12 to 18 months 68
74
80
86
92
98
104
110
18 to 24 months 69
75
81
87
93
99
105
111

JR GRAND AND RESERVE GRAND CHAMPION for each breed after each breed

Junior Get of Sire 70
76
82
88
94
100
106
112

BEST DOE IN JUNIOR SHOW


Jr Get of Sire to consist of 3 does, all from jr. division, all the get of one sire. Sire must be named. One entry per sire per farm or family.

Open Junior Doe Show

This show starts at 11:00am, dismissal is 6:00pm or the end of the show, whichever is latest.
This show takes place on MONDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2014

ND Rec Grade Togg Lamancha Saanen Nubian Alpine Ober
1 to 4 months 1
9
17
25
33
41
49
57
4 to 6 months 2
10
18
26
34
42
50
58
6 to 12 months 3
11
19
27
35
43
51
59
12 to 18 months 4
12
20
28
36
44
52
60
18-24 months 5
13
21
29
37
45
53
61

ADGA JUNIOR GRAND CHAMPION AND RESERVE GRAND CHAMPION FOR EACH BREED AFTER EACH BREED

Get of Sire 6
14
22
30
38
46
54
62
Produce of Dam 7
15
23
31
39
47
55
63
Best Three 8
16
24
32
40
48
56
64

BEST DOE IN SHOW


Get of Sire: To consist of three does, the get of one sire. SIRE MUST BE NAMED. One entry per sire per farm or family.

Produce of Dam: To consist of two does out of the same dam. DAM MUST BE NAMED.

Best Three: One group per farm or family, per breed.

Please note the time of start and dismissal of this holiday show. Be aware that traffic entering the fairgrounds after 9:00am is very heavy. Early arrival is encouraged, we will not be able to hold up the show for exhibitors held up in traffic.

PLEASE CHOOSE YOUR ENTRIES CAREFULLY. YOUR COOPERATION WILL BE GREATLY APPRECIATED BY THE SHOW COMMITTEE.

Official Rules

Topsfield Fair General Rules & Information

Topsfield Fair General Livestock Rules & Information

Commonwealth of Massachusetts 2014 Fairs Animal Health Rules

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