Finnish Spitz Show List 2017

For information about 2018 shows click here

This is a List of all UK dog shows known to be holding specific classes for Finnish Spitz in 2017. However, it may not be exhaustive. It is possible that other Open Shows will have one or more classes for the breed. Changes are possible and you are advised to check the dates and other details if you intend to enter. If you wish to see a monthly Calendar view of Shows and Events, click here.

Championship Shows – the number of Challenge Certificates awarded for Finnish Spitz are shown in brackets (0) or (2),

Schedules, entry forms, and other details for all General Championship shows and many Open shows can be viewed or downloaded at either Fosse Data, Higham Press, or Arena Print/Zooza websites when available. Entries and payments can also be made online at either Fosse Data,, or Zooza sites. To view details on those sites click on “Higham“, “Fosse“, or “Arena” in the “Entries” column. If you prefer to send your entries and payments by post, printed show schedules can be picked up at many dog shows or obtained from the Show Secretary. A list of all General and Group Championship Shows in 2017 with contact details can be viewed on the Kennel Club website here (but please note that this list also includes shows without classes for Finnish Spitz).

Online entry and Schedule downloads for the Finnish Spitz Society shows are now available via Arena Print / Zooza here  Online entries can be made and Schedules downloaded at Fosse Data for the shows organised by the Finnish Spitz Club.  Alternatively, for postal entries to the Specialist breed shows organised by Finnish Spitz Society and Finnish Spitz Club and for other Open shows, please contact the respective Honorary Secretaries. Contact details for these are shown in this Contacts list

For a list of links to Results for 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017 Shows, click here. For other information about Shows in earlier years: click 2013 2014 2015 2016

In this table, some show dates are still to be confirmed (?) and some names of Judges are still to be announced (if blank). If you can help with any of this uncertain or missing information, please let us know.

Championship Shows (no. of CCs) Specialist Breed Shows Open Shows – General or Hound Group

Show Day Date Judge Show Location Entries
Manchester (2) Thu 19 January 2017 Mr Mark Cocozza Stafford Higham
Crufts (2) Thu 9 March 2017 Mr Robert Greaves Birmingham NEC Fosse
Houndshow Open Sun 26 March 2017 Ms S Marston-Pollock Ryton Nr Coventry Higham
Hound Assoc of Scotland (0) Sat 8 April 2017 Mrs S Hewart-Chambers Nr Edinburgh Fosse
Humberside Hound Assoc Sat 15 April 2017 Mr Ian Sexton Hull Fosse
WELKS (2) Fri 28 April 2017 Mrs Zola Rawson Malvern Fosse
Birmingham – National (2) Thu 4 May 2017 Miss Di Spavin Stafford Higham
Scottish Kennel Club (2) Sat 20 May 2017 Mr Ian Byrne Nr Edinburgh Higham
Tyne, Wear & Tees Hound Assoc Sat 27 May 2017 Mrs Suzanne Bilgin Nr Durham Contacts
Bath (0) Mon 29 May 2017 Mr Robin Searle Nr Bath Higham
South West Hound Club Mon 29 May 2017 Mrs Lorraine Marchant Nr Bath Higham
Southern Counties (0) Fri 2 June 2017 Mr Johan Juslin (Finland) Nr Newbury Fosse
Hound Club of East Anglia Sun 11 June 2017 Mr Glen Dymock Peterborough Fosse
Finnish Spitz Society (Championship) (2) Sun 11 June 2017 Miss Sue Finnet Corley Nr Coventry Arena
Blackpool (2) Sat 24 June 2017 Mr Frank Kane Nr Blackpool Fosse
Windsor (0) Fri 30 June 2017 Mr Geoff Corish Windsor Higham
Kingston Canine Society Sun 16 July 2017 Mr Mark Ord Ardingly, Sussex Fosse
Hound Association (2) Sat 5 August 2017 Mrs Ellen Baird Stafford Higham
South West Hound Club Sun 6 August 2017 Ms Alexandra Cole Paignton, Devon Higham
Bournemouth (2) Sat 12 August 2017 Mrs Brenda Williams Wareham, Dorset Higham
Welsh Kennel Club (2) Fri 18 August 2017 Mr Espen Engh (Norway) Builth Wells Higham
City of Birmingham (2) Fri 1 September 2017 Mr Neville Simms Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire Higham
Richmond (2) Fri 8 September 2017 Miss Jenny Startup Nr Guildford Higham
Darlington (0) Fri 15 September 2017 Miss E Mitchell Ripon Higham
Finnish Spitz Club (Championship) (2) Sat 7 October 2017 Mrs Mari Lackman (Finland) Baginton, nr. Coventry Fosse
Finnish Spitz Society (Open) Sat 28 October 2017 Mr Tim Ball Corley Nr Coventry Arena
Humberside Hound Assoc Sat 18 November 2017 Mr Jeff Bunney Hull Fosse
Nordic (Open – hosted by FS Club) Sat 25 November 2017 Miss Abigail Rolfe Ryton Nr Coventry Fosse
Tyne, Wear & Tees Hound Assoc Sat 25 November 2017 Miss Helen Wayman Nr Durham Contacts
Hound Club of East Anglia Sat 2 December 2017 Mr Alan Mease Nr Huntingdon Fosse
LKA (2) Sun 10 December 2017 Mr Steve Piearce (replaced Mrs Carol Wedge) Birmingham NEC Higham
Stourbridge & District Canine Society Wed 27 December 2017  No FS classes in 2017 Worcester Fosse