Goatlings

Judge: Mr Steven Thomas, Hackney, London

Class 08 – Goatling that has not borne a kid, over one year but not exceeding two years, entered in the Toggenburg or British Toggenburg section of the Herd Book
Class 09 – Goatling that has not borne a kid, over one year but not exceeding two years, entered in the Saanen or British Saanen section of the Herd Book
Class 10 – Goatling that has not borne a kid, over one year but not exceeding two years, entered in the Anglo Nubian section of the Herd Book
Class 11 – Goatling that has not borne a kid, over one year but not exceeding two years, entered in the British Alpine section of the Herd Book
Class 12 – Goatling that has not borne a kid, over one year but not exceeding two years, Any Other Variety

Please note that classes 8 and 9 will be split if THREE or more of each breed are entered.

Prize Money: Goatlings  1st – £8, 2nd – £5, 3rd – £3, 4th – Rosette

Entry Fees: Goatlings (single pen each) £2.00;

Straw must be ordered and paid for with entries.

Rules:
The Goat Classes are held under the Rules, Regulations and Recognition of the British Goat Society. All exhibits must be registered with the BGS regarding the ownership and in the name of the exhibitor, the registered name, number and earmark being quoted on the entry form (also the kidding date for goats in milk). All goats in milk must have been kidded or aborted a minimum of 30 days previous to the date of the Show.
No pregnant goats may be admitted to the Showground. In the event of an unforeseen kidding or abortion, the goat must be immediately isolated from other goats. Full details of the goat, exhibitor and any action taken must be reported in writing to the Chief Steward, to the BGS Secretary, immediately after the Show.
Entries will only be accepted from whole herd negative CAE tested herds and must be submitted on BGS or Sheep and Goat Health Scheme Forms.
Exhibitors are requested NOT to bring to the Showground ANY goat that has previously had a positive reaction to the CAE test; it is advised that any milk produced at the Show should not be fed to goats of any age. All goats must conform to the current regulations regarding identification; all earmarks and tags must be readable.
Young stock should be penned by 9am on the day of the Show.
No goats should be removed from the Showground until 5pm on the Saturday, with approval from the Chief Steward.

Under the terms and conditions of the Show there will be NO movement of motorised vehicles on the Show Field between 9.30am and 5pm.