Heath Fair 2019 August 16, 17, 18
Heath Fair 2019August 16, 17, 18

2019 ADGA 

Separately Sanctioned

Junior Doe and Senior Doe Dairy Goat Shows

Saturday, August 17, Heath Fairgrounds

Animals are to be in place and checked in by 9:30 a.m.

Show starts at 10:00 a.m.

 

Show Secretary

Ellen Fisher

4738 Route 7A

Shaftsbury, VT 05262

(802) 442-6092

ellenfisherVT@gmail.com

Show Chairperson

Sheila Litchfield

Route 8A South

Charlemont MA 01339

413-337-4957

sheila@thedell.us

ADGA # 1522344

Judge

Cynthia Shelley

2090 St Highway 20

Cobleskill, NY 12043

* Note: Only Goats entires will be processed at this time.  All other departments have done a final download of the entries.

SHOW RULES

  1. These shows are sanctioned by the ADGA for the following breeds:
  Nigerian Dwarf LaMancha Toggenburg
  Nubian Saanen Recorded Grade
  Alpine Oberhasli  
  1. Advanced Entry Fee is $4.00 per animal and must be received by the show secretary no later than August 11, 2018. Late Entries at $9.00 per animal accepted from August 12 until August 17, 2018. NO DAY OF SHOW ENTRIES ACCEPTED. Only same class substitutions—limit 2 substitutions per class allowed. NO REFUNDS.  Entries can be submitted on-line using the limk on the mebu above, or sent to Ellen Fisher, Goat Show Secretary at the address above.
  2. The Junior and Senior Shows are separately sanctioned. 
  3. All 2018 ADGA rules shall govern at the shows.
  4. Show premiums will be paid corresponding to the Judge’s award in the show ring. Judge’s decision will be final.
  5. All registration papers will be checked. Animals under 6 months of age may be shown on copy of an ADGA stamped duplicate application. Proof of ownership will be the name on the registration or recordation papers.
  6. Base date for age is the show date: August 18, 2018.
  7. Any milking animal showing over distension of the udder is subject to discrimination by the judge. There is no pre-show milk out.
  8. All animals MUST have been shown in regular type classes to be entered in any group.
  9. HEALTH REGULATIONS: All animals entering a Massachusetts fairground from out of state or within the state must be accompanied by a valid health certificate signed by an accredited veterinarian certifying that the animal is clinically free of infectious or contagious disease and exposure from such disease. Health certificates must be available upon request to fair inspectors. Health certificates must be dated January 1, 2018 or later. Documents of health certification for out of state animals must be written on relevant state or federal health forms only. In-state animals may be accompanied by a certificate of examination on a veterinarian’s letterhead stationery which clearly identified the contact information for the veterinarian signing the certificate. Animals may be inspected prior to unloading. Animals with pinkeye, sore mouth, abscesses, etc. will not be permitted to unload and will be asked to leave with a forfeiture or entry fees. Rabies vaccination is encouraged but not required. In addition all goats must be free of scrapie exposure and must possess a USDA approved individual tag, tattoo or electronic implant consistent with the Federal Scrapie Eradication Program (FSEP).
  10. Acceptable “Official ID” is tattoo matched to registration paper.
  11. Some animal pens in barn will be provided.
  12. The intended order of the shows is the order of classes listed below; however the order of the shows is subject to change in event of an emergency or at the request of the judge.
  13. See the Heath Fair web site for online registration, for additional information on activities, events,  entertainment, food, etc. and for directions: http://www.heathfair.org

 

PREMIUMS

1st       2nd      3rd

$15      $10      $5

Order of Classes 2018

   

 

Nigerian

Dwarf

Nubian

Alpine

LaMancha

Saanen

Oberhasli

Toggenburg

Recorded Grade

Senior Show

Under 2 years

1

11

21

31

41

51

61

71

2 & under 3 years

2

12

22

32

42

52

62

72

3 & under 5 years

3

13

23

33

43

53

63

73

5 yrs. and over

4

14

24

34

44

54

64

74

Champion Challenge

5

15

25

35

45

55

65

75

Best three*

6

16

26

36

46

56

66

76

Junior Show

kids under 4 months

7

17

27

37

47

57

67

77

4 & under 8 months

8

18

28

38

48

58

68

78

8 & under 12 months

9

19

29

39

49

59

69

79

12 & under 24 months

10

20

30

40

50

60

70

80

 

*Best three: Three does, all in milk, from the same farm or family. Only one entry per farm or family.