Model Dog Contest

This is a pre-groomed contest. You may deliver and set up your model dogs starting Wednesday, August 14 at 8 am at the Grooming Contest Stage in Hall B.

**All model dogs must be completed and delivered to the contest stage by the deadline of Wednesday, August 14 at 10:45 am. No late entries will be accepted.

Model dogs must be fully groomed into a Freestyle, Purebred, or Creative style and ready to present to the judges by Wednesday, August 14 at 11:00 am.

Model dogs must be purchased by competitors before the show. We will not have model dogs available to sell to competitors onsite. You may enter as many model dogs as you like. Each contest entry is $35 and must be purchased through our online registration. All registered contestants will receive product giveaways at the show sponsored and provided by OPAWZ.

The model dog award ceremony will be held on Wednesday, August 14 at 3 pm. All competitors must be present at the contest ring by 2:45 pm. Each category will have one Best in Class winner and one Honorable Mention.

Freestyle Best in Class$200, plus a rosette
Freestyle Honorable MentionRosette
Purebred Best in Class$200, plus a rosette
Purebred Honorable MentionRosette
Creative Best in Class$200, plus a rosette
Creative Honorable MentionRosette


Tammy Siert
Pet Stylist/Manager, The Velvet Touch Pet Salon

Shannon Tupes
Owner, Shannon Tupes LLC