Organised by Gundog Rescue & Rehoming
Sponsored by Feedwell, Smyths Country Sports & the Irish Country Sports & Country Life magazine.
This competition is OPEN NOW as a photographic competition on the Gundog Rescue & Rehoming Facebook Group. Please include ‘VGF Gundog Competition in your post and say something about your dog and picture.
There are four classes: HPR; Pointers & Setters; Spaniels; Retrievers.
Working Gundog Heats will judged by public vote then top two in each category will be judged by Shauna McGroarty.
Best overall wins a Barbour Coat and a Crystal Trophy
Winners in each section win an engraved Hip Flask.
They also qualify for the final in a new competition at Shanes Castle where they meet the winners of the Terrier, Lurcher & Whippet show under gundog & working dog judges to compete to be crowned the VGF All Ireland Working Dog and win a substantial prize.