Finnish Spitz Show List 2018

This is a List of all UK dog shows known to be holding specific classes for Finnish Spitz in 2018. 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 2018 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, 2017, 2018 Shows, click here. For other information about Shows in earlier years: click 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017

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 18 January 2018 Mr Graham Hill (replaced Mrs Lucy Byrne) Stafford Higham
Crufts (2) Fri 9 March 2018 Mr K S Wilberg Birmingham NEC Fosse
Houndshow Open Sun 25 March 2018 Mrs K Herrington Ryton Nr Coventry Higham
South West Hound Club Mon 2 April 2018 Mrs Caroline Rees Nr Bristol Higham
Hound Assoc of Scotland (0) Sat 14 April 2018 Mr F Whyte Nr Edinburgh Fosse
Humberside Hound Assoc Sat 21 April 2018 Mr Alan Curry Hull Fosse
WELKS (2) Fri 28 April 2018 Mr Stuart Byrne Malvern Fosse
Birmingham – National (2) Fri 11 May 2018 Mr Albert Wight Stafford Higham
Scottish Kennel Club (2) Sun 20 May 2018 Mr David Rolfe Nr Edinburgh Higham
Tyne, Wear & Tees Hound Assoc Sat 26 May 2018 Mrs Aileen M Sharpe Nr Durham Contacts
Bath (0) Mon 28 May 2018 Mrs Hazel Fitzgibbon Nr Bath Higham
Southern Counties (0) Fri 1 June 2018 Mr Reino Korpela (Finland) Nr Newbury Fosse
Hound Club of East Anglia Sun 10 June 2018 Sylvia J Monaghan  Peterborough Fosse
Finnish Spitz Society (Championship) (2) Sun 17 June 2018 Mr Gavin Robertson Corley Nr Coventry Arena
Blackpool (2) Sat 23 June 2018 Mr Clive Thornton Nr Blackpool Fosse
Windsor (0) Thu 28 June 2018 Mr David Knights Windsor Higham
Hound Association (2) Sat 14 July 2018 Mrs Linda Anderson Stafford Higham
Kingston Canine Society Sun 15 July 2018 Pamela Mottershaw Ardingly, Sussex Fosse
South West Hound Club Sun 5 August 2018 Mrs C Wilson Paignton, Devon Higham
Bournemouth (2) Sun 12 August 2018 Mrs Zena Thorn-Andrews Wareham, Dorset Higham
Welsh Kennel Club (2) Fri 17 August 2018 Mrs E Brown Builth Wells Higham
City of Birmingham (2) Fri 31 August 2018 Mrs Jill Peak Stoneleigh Park, Warwickshire Higham
Richmond (2) Fri 7 September 2018 Mr Kari Järvinen (Finland) Nr Guildford Higham
Darlington (0) Fri 14 September 2018 Mr R Oldham Ripon Higham
Finnish Spitz Club (Championship) (2) Sat 6 October 2018 Mr Stuart Mallard Baginton, nr. Coventry Fosse
Finnish Spitz Society (Open) Sat 27 October 2018 Mrs Felicity Ash Corley Nr Coventry Arena
Humberside Hound Assoc Sat 17 November 2018 Mr Phil Freer Hull Fosse
Nordic (Open – hosted by FS Club) Sat 24 November 2018 Mrs Hannah Thompson Ryton Nr Coventry Fosse
Tyne, Wear & Tees Hound Assoc Sat 24 November 2018 Leigh Morris Nr Durham Contacts
Hound Club of East Anglia Sun 25 November 2018 Mr Mark Ord St Ives, Cambridgeshire Fosse
LKA (2) Sun 16 December 2018 Mr Ben Reynolds-Frost Birmingham NEC Higham