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Bringing International Nationwide:

IABCA has held International Dog Shows in more than 50 North American cities in the past few years, including shows in more than 20 US states in addition to 2 Canadian Provinces.

Welcome to IABCA & The International Dog Shows

We're making adjustments to cope with the pandemic and keep our crew and exhibitors as safe as we can.

For the time being, shows will only be open to enter a few weeks before the event. We'll have more details soon. We'll be back to holding shows in August. Stay healthy and we'll see you soon.

 

CHANGES DUE TO COVID-19:

  • Entries are limited (limit depends on venue), first come-first serve
  • NO LATE ENTRIES will be accepted.
  • Mailed in entries MUST BE POSTMARKED by 14 days before the show or they will not be accepted.
  • Please communicate via email (info@iabca.com), we are still on a skeleton crew as we slowly expand back to normal.
  • Stay home if you are experiencing any symptoms such as fever, cough, rash, or sore throat.
  • If not fully vaccinated please wear a mask while showing and interacting with crew and other exhibitors.
  • Please maintain social distancing.
  • RULE CHANGE: NO DAY OF SHOW adding allowed. No changes or additions can be made at the show. Any changes to your entry must be made before show closing (eight days before the show). Express show will be available to add at the show (Saturday only and only for dogs entered in all 4 shows already).
  • We will not hand out armbands at the front desk. You will pick up your armband ringside at your first show for the weekend.
  • We will not be handing out folders (or participation certificates). Orange cards and critiques will be issued from each ring at time of judging and given to the exhibitor at that time (no need to bring any paperwork to the ring with you).
  • You must follow established ring procedures for entrance and exit.
  • When finished showing you should leave the ring area.
  • You must familiarize yourself with all signage and on-site instructions.

 

At The International Dog Shows:

  • Judges give each dog a written critique. Have you ever wondered what the judge was thinking in the ring?  Now you can know.

  • We bring International to you.  Judges from USA, Canada, Australia, England, and all over the world are brought in to our shows.  Many of our American judges have judged all over the world and bring that international experience to our shows.

  • Dogs can earn International titles.

  • Each dog is judged against the breed standard for it's title points.  Great dogs can earn great titles regardless of competition. This leads to a more friendly and less competitive atmosphere.

  • We strive for a relaxed atmosphere with friendly crew and fellow exhibitors. It is our desire to take the stress out of showing dogs and have a fun and informative day for all.

  • And much more!

2020 IABCA Show Calendar

Upcoming Special Events

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Special Notice: Help prevent the spread of Coronavirus

US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention tips for preventing the spread of COVID-19:

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
  • Stay home when you are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
  •  Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after going to the bathroom; before eating; and after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.
  • If soap and water are not readily available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol. Always wash hands with soap and water if hands are visibly dirty.
  • More details at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/prevention-treatment.html

Special Features

  • EXPRESS SHOW
    • Each weekend will feature an EXPRESS SHOW, Saturday only
    • Available as a 5th show each weekend (must be entered in all 4 shows to sign up for Express Show)
    • Each dog is judges individually for a critique and opportunity to earn an Orange Card (point towards titles), no best of breed, etc.
    • Unscheduled, drop-in, first come-first served
    • Available all day Saturday