GSA Ireland pays tribute to Alvin Davis, National Working Warden 2017-2018, WUSV competitor 2017, Irish National IPO Champion 2017, who has passed away after an illness very bravely borne.
GSA Ireland’s second Information Exchange Day, kindly hosted by OG Gorey in Wexford on Saturday June 9th, open to both GSA members and non-members, has been rescheduled until a later date due to unforeseen circumstances.
Please read on for the results of the LG Ulster Breed Show and Körung (breed survey) on May 12th 2018 at OG Templepatrick Club Grounds, with SV Judge/Körmeister Herr Christoph Ludwig.
Congratulations to the Irish National IPO Champions 2018 Clare Higgins and Eilenburg Joel of OG Thomond! National Tracking Champions are Jim Caldwell and Neo vom Bachfeld of OG Templepatrick. Judge: Herr Dieter Schmale SV
Please read on for the results of the OG Waterside Club IPO Trial judged by Herr Dieter Schmale on Saturday May 5th.
OG Craigantlet held a club IPO trial judged by Fintan Lalor (GSA Ireland/SV) on March 24 2018.
GSA Ireland is pleased to announce that the Irish Sieger Breed Show 2018 will be held at OG Templepatrick on Sunday August 5- SCHEDULE AND ENTRY FORM NOW ONLINE
Please read on for SV President Professor Heinrich Meßler’s most recent editorial on ‘New Insights’ for the German Shepherd Dog. “In future, the GSD International framework will provide insight into the activities of the WUSV and cover specialist topics of international importance.” Click HERE to read the editorial
For information – please see attached a PDF and presentation on rule changes to IPO for 2019 from the FCI, including a proposed name change to IGP or ‘Internationale Gebrauchshundeprüfung’. NEW TRIAL RULES http://www.fci.be/en/FCI-Utility-Dogs-Commission-75.html
Please click HERE to read the WUSV IPO World Championship 2017 judge reports from Tilburg, Netherlands, where Team Ireland came in tenth place! Read the full story HERE