The Heart of Minnesota Great Dane Club celebrates it's
13th Annual year of Back to Back Specialty Shows.
2015 HMGDC Specialty Show Winners
Washington County Fairgrounds - Lake Elmo, MN
Show Chair: Fay Rogstad
Thursday afternoon/evening Specialty - August 20, 2015
Friday morning/afternoon Sweeps/Specialty - August 21, 2015
Judges for 2015:
Northstar Working Group Association - Thursday - Ms. Joanne (Jan) Paulk
Thursday Specialty - Nancy Simmons/Texas
Friday Sweeps: Marsh Stoner
Specialty - Arnie Eckenrode
Junior Showmanship - Nancy Simmons/Texas
St. Croix Valley K.C., Inc. - Saturday - August 22, 2015 - Mr. Ken Murray
St. Croix Valley K.C. Inc. - Sunday - August 23, 2015 - Mr. Gary Bassett
Thursday we have a
potluck type dinner for our exhibitors on the show grounds after the show is finished.
Friday we have a buffet
dinner and raffle in the evening after the shows at the Lake Elmo Event Center at 3712 Layton Avenue North and Hwy 5 in Lake Elmo, MN. http://lakeelmoinn.com/home.htm. Friday dinner – 6:00 p.m. cocktails, dinner at 7:00 p.m..
Please contact Mark or Rachelle VanderWaal at firstname.lastname@example.org to give them a heads up if you are bringing a donation.
Play the video on the Lake Elmo Inn website to hear more about them and see the dining location setting. http://lakeelmoinneventcenter.com/location.htm
Pleast let us know if you would like to attend our dinner/raffle event after the show on Friday so we can let the restaurant know how many people to expect.
The Northstar Working Group Association
exciting shows will also be held on Saturday, August 22, 2015
and Sunday, August 23, 2015 at the same location for the
Croix Valley Kennel Club, Inc.
Here are the counts, rings and times for all the shows.
Northstar Working Group - Thursday, August 20, 2015 - 7 Dogs, 17 Bitches, 6 Dog Specials and 6 Bitch Specials
Ring 9 - 12:40 p.m.
Heart of Minnesota Great Dane Club - Thursday Specialty - August 20, 2015 - 7 Dogs, 19 Bitches, 6 Dog Specials, 5 Bitch Specials
Ring 7 - 30 minutes after Great Danes are finished for the NWGA Specialty
Heart of Minnesota Great Dane Club - Friday Sweeps & Specialty - August 21, 2015 - 7 Dogs, 21 Bitches, 7 Dog Specials, 6 Bitch Specials, 12 Sweeps, 2 Veteran Dogs, 1 Veteran Bitch, 1 Stud, 1 Brace
Ring 7 at 9:00 a.m. - Sweepstakes
Ring 7 - 9:30 a.m. - Specialty
St. Croix Valley K.C. - Saturday, August 22, 2015 - 6 Dogs, 12 Bitches, 4 Dog Specials, 4 Bitch Specials
Ring 7 - 10:20 a.m.
St. Croix Valley K.C. - Sunday, August 23, 2015 - 6 Dogs, 12 Bitches, 4 Dog Specials, 4 Bitch Specials
Ring 7 - 9:50 a.m.
The points for our region are as follows:
2 Dogs, 2 Bitches = 1 point
6 Dogs, 7 Bitchs = 2 points
10 Dogs, 11 Bitches = 3 points
13 Dogs, 15 Bitches = 4 points
18 Dogs, 21 Bitches = 5 points