Department G : Sheep

Department G- Sheep                                                                                                                                                 Department G Rules and Entry Forms 2013

$1.00 entry fee per animal

Anne McIntyre-Lahner, 2577 Boston Post Road, Guilford, CT 06437

Co-Chairs: Anne McIntyre-Lahner & Evan Dudley

State Scrapie Regulations will be Enforced

1. Entries will be limited to two (2) per class per farm or family and a total number of no more than 20 sheep per farm or family,except by special permission from Deparment Chairs.

2. Group classes will be limited to one (1) per class per farm or family.

3. All sheep must have RABIES VACCINATION and have certificate signed and dated by a veterinarian.

4. All sheep must have appropriate health certificates to show that the flock has been found free of Scabies, Scrapie or any other contagious disease.

5. Registration of purebreeds and verification of health papers will be checked by the ­superintendent upon exhibitor’s arrival. All animals must be inspected before being penned. Acceptance or rejection of sheep will be left to the discretion of the ­superintendent or health official.

6. Animals must be penned by 9:00 P.M., Thursday, and remain on the fairgrounds until 6:00 P.M., Sunday. Exhibitors will assist in dismantling and clean up of the tent.

7. Exhibitors must be present at time of judgingand it is the exhibitors responsibility to be aware of show order which is called alphabetically .

8. Exhibitors must supply feed and hay; bedding will be provided.

9. Entries will be accepted only in the classes listed.

10. Exhibitors are encouraged to enter fitting and showmanship and decorate pens with ­educational ­information.

11. Youth, under age 21, compete in Youth Show. Youth Show will be the same divisions and regulations as Adult Show. Show times will be announced upon arrival Thursday. Youth Show precedes Adult Show; breeds will be called alphabetically.

12. Entries will be limited to a total of 80 sheep, and will be accepted based on the order in which they are received. The superintendents will notify exhibitors whose entries have not been accepted.

DIVISION I

Registered breeds, papers or proof of pending registration required; all breeds compete ­separately.

G-1 Yearling ram:

First- $20, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-2 Pair yearling rams:

First- $25, Second- $20, Third- $18, Fourth- $15

G-3 Senior ram lamb born on or before 2/15:

First- $20, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-4 Junior ram lamb:

First- $20, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-5 Pair ram lambs:

First- $25, Second- $20, Third- $18, Fourth- $15

G-6 Aged ewe:

First- $20, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-7 Yearling ewe:

First- $20, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-8 Pair yearling ewes:

First- $25, Second- $20, Third- $18, Fourth- $15

G-9 Senior ewe lamb born on or before 2/15:

First- $20, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-10 Junior ewe lamb:

First- $20, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-11 Pair ewe lambs:

First- $25, Second- $20, Third- $18, Fourth- $15

G-12 Pen of three (3) lambs (bred and owned):

First- $25, Second- $20, Third- $18, Fourth- $15

G-13 Purebred twin lambs (bred and owned):

First- $25, Second- $20, Third- $18, Fourth- $15

G-14 Breeders young flock (bred and owned) 

(one ram, two yearlings ewe, two ewe lambs): First- $25, Second- $20, Third- $18, Fourth- $15

G-15 Exhibitor’s flock (one ram, one aged ewe or, one yearling ewe, two ewe lambs):

First- $25, Second- $20, Third- $18, Fourth- $15

G-16 Get of sire (four sheep, any age, both sexes represented, the get of one ram):

First- $25, Second- $20, Third- $18, Fourth- $15

DIVISION II

Non-registered, cross breeds, group classes, all breeds compete together.

G-17 Senior ram lamb:

First- $20, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-18 Junior ram lamb:

First- $20, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-19 Pair ram lambs:

First- $25, Second- $20, Third- $18, Fourth- $15

G-20 Yearling ewe: 

First- $20, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-21 Pair yearlings ewes:

First- $25, Second- $20, Third- $18, Fourth- $15

G-22 Senior ewe lamb:

First- $20, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-23 Junior ewe lamb:

First- $20, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-24 Pair ewe lambs:

First- $25, Second- $20, Third- $18, Fourth- $15

G-25 Market Lamb, Heavyweight:

First- $20, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-26 Market Lamb, Lightweight:

First- $20, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-27 Pair Market Lambs:

First- $25, Second- $20, Third- $18, Fourth- $15

G-28 Novice showman (1st year show):

First- $20 trophy, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-29 Junior showman (under 12):

First- $20 trophy, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-30 Senior showman (12 and over):

First- $20 trophy, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-31 Open showman (others):

First- $20 trophy, Second- $18, Third- $15, Fourth- $10

G-32 Educational farm display:

First- $25 Rosette, Second- $20, Third- $18, Fourth- $15

G-33 Champian Ram…..Trophy

G-34 Champian Ewe ……Trophy

G-33 Best Fleece ………..Trophy