Columbus Pet Expo

Contest Schedule

Columbus Pet Expo

March 13-15, 2020

Expo Hours 12:00PM - 8:00PM

 

Event Schedule

Friday, March 13, 2020 

 

IJA Championship Training 12PM - 7PM 

Judge: Cheryl Purcell

 

12:00PM - 12:15PM CONFIRM ATTENDANCE

  • Check attendance to confirm the number of participants and observers.

  • Place additional attendees on the list and make notes to reference when sending to IJA. 

  • Send participants and observers to IJAonline.com to make payment before the start of training.  

 

12:15PM - 12:30PM EVALUATION FORM AND JUDGING CONSIDERATIONS

  • Discuss evaluation form and what judges look for in competition. 

    • Explain 4 major judging considerations in competition. 

    • Technical is actual technique, application and overall finish on the dog. 

    • Profile includes expression and dog viewed from front, front side, side, rear, side rear and top.

    • Difficulty is all about the type of trim, length of coat before competition, structure - enhance or create faults.

    • Professionalism is the overall package. Image, interaction with pet, sportsmanship and handling. 

 

12:30PM - 12:45PM DEMONSTRATE STACKING AND PRESENTING

  • Demonstrate how to stack and present by body type. 

  • Demonstrate how stacking can create faults or enhance proper structure.

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12:45PM -1:15PM TAKE BEFORE PHOTOS AND EVALUATE COMPETITION DOGS

  • Take before photos and evaluate each dog on coat type and condition, structure and trim style. 

    • Coat Type - Discuss proper products, tools and techniques for coat type.  

    • Structure - Discuss outstanding attributes and faults and how to enhance and correct.

    • Trim Style - Make suggestions to create the ultimate expression and profile.

 

1:15PM - 1:30PM BREAK

 

1:30PM COMPETITION START 

  • Use IJA competition rules, policies and procedures. 

  • Assign IJA Competition Times to prepare competitors for future competitions. 

  • Document evaluation form during competition to be prepared to discuss placements and suggest corrections.

 

2:30PM - 2:45PM JOHNNIE BREAK

 

2:45PM COMPETITION RESUMES

 

4:30PM -5:00PM COMPETITION FINISH / TAKE AFTER COMPETITION PHOTOS

  • Take after photos. (Take after photos before going to lunch.)

  • Conduct a quick overview and evaluation on technical skills, profile and expression on each competition dog and document on evaluation form. 

 

5:00PM -5:30PM EXPLANATION OF PLACEMENTS

  • Discuss placement with competitors. 

  • Ask competitors to place each other in order. This procedure creates good competitors. It teaches them how to be a good sport and to recognize when they do well and when others do better. 

  • Line dogs in order of placement by trainer. 

  • Justify placements by discussing technical, profile, difficulty and overall professionalism scores.

 

5:30PM - 6:30PM EVALUATION AND MAKEOVER OF COMPETITION DOGS

  • Take each competition dog and make suggestions and corrections to achieve the highest scores. 

  • Use Before and After Photos to Compare and Evaluate Competition Dog.

    • Demonstrate how to level topline, how to move tuck up forward, best system to create balance.

 

6:30PM - 7:00PM TAKE AFTER JUDGE MAKEOVER PHOTOS

  • Take after competition photos to show and compare the 3 phases of the championship training workshop and the progress during the training. 

  • Completing the championship training on a positive note is so important to make everyone feel great about their work and to get honest feedback from all attendees. Ask all attendees to go to IJA online and complete the evaluation form.  



If you do not wish to participate in the Championship Training we have the competition schedule below for Pure Breed & Free Style, Model Dog Pure Breed and Creative. 



Friday Competition Schedule

 

PURE BREED & FREE STYLE COMPETITIONS

Pure Breed & Free Style Competition - QUALIFYING COMPETITION 

Minimum Time 1 Hour 30 Minutes - Maximum Time 2 Hours 45 Minutes + 15 Minute Johnnie Break

Level 1&2 - Level 3​

 

Pure Breed & Free Style Competition 12:00PM - 3:00PM

10:00AM - 12:00PM Bathing Time Frame for Pure Breeds and Free Style

11:00AM - 12:00PM Competitor Check In & Before Photos

12:00 PM  Pure Breed & Free Style Competition Starts

1:00PM - 1:15PM Johnnie Break (15 Minutes)

1:45PM Dogs with 1 Hour 30 Minutes Finish - After Photos                      

2:00PM Dogs with 1 Hour 45 Minutes Finish - After Photos

2:15PM Dogs with 2 Hours Finish - After Photos  

2:30PM Dogs with 2 Hours 15 Minutes Finish - After Photos

2:45PM Dogs with 2 Hours 30 Minutes Finish - After Photos

3:00PM Dogs with 2 Hours 45 Minutes Finish - After Photos  

3:00 PM Pure Breed & Free Style Competition Ends​

3:00PM - 3:30PM Judging & After Photos

3:00PM - 3:30PM Prepare Ring for Awards

3:30PM - 4:30PM Best in Class Awards

4:30PM - 5:00PM Best in Class Photos

MODEL DOGS QUALIFYING COMPETITIONS 

All Categories: Pure Breed & Free Style Trim Styles  

Time Frame Determined by Type of Trim and Wig

Minimum Time 2 Hours - Maximum Time 3 Hours + 15 Minute Johnnie Break 

Option: 1 Rent model dog mannequin and purchase wig.

Option: 2 Purchase model dog mannequin and purchase model dog wig.

Model dog mannequin and wigs must be from Petos to maintain consistency.​

 

Pure Breed Categories

  • Poodles Show and Pet Trim Styles

  • Long Legged Terrier Trim Styles

  • Short Legged Terrier Trim Styles

  • Sporting Trim Styles

  • Nordic Trim Styles

  • Curly Coated Trim Styles (Bichon, Bedlington, Portuguese Water Dog)

All Pure Breed and Free Style Trims 12:00PM - 3:15PM

10:00AM - 12:00PM Prep area available to brush model dogs.

11:00AM - 12:00PM Check In (Model Dog Must Be Brushed and Prepped for Competition)

12:00PM Model Dog Competition Starts (out of the ring entries must be presented at this time)

1:30PM - 1:45PM Johnnie Break (15 Minutes)

2:15PM Competition Finish (Pet Wigs  2 Hours)

2:45PM Competition Finish (Show Wigs 2 Hours 30 Minutes)

3:15 PM Competition Finish (Wrap Wigs 3 Hours)

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM Class After Photos

​*** All Judging will be on Sunday***

 

MODEL DOGS QUALIFYING COMPETITIONS

All Categories: Creative Trim Styles

Time Frame Determined by Type of Trim and Wig

Minimum Time 2 Hours - Maximum Time 3 Hours + 15 Minute Johnnie Break 

Option: 1 Rent model dog mannequin and purchase wig.

Option: 2 Purchase model dog mannequin and purchase model dog wig.

Model dog mannequin and wigs must be from Petos to maintain consistency

 

Creative Creations Categories

  • Creative Absolutely Abstract - Lines, Shapes, Objects, People, Places and Things

  • Animal Instincts Real and Imaginary

  • Gardens Around the World

All Creative Creations Trim Styles Competition 12:00PM to 3:15PM

10:00AM - 12:00PM Prep area available to brush model dog

11:00MA - 12:00PM Check In (Model Dog Must Be Brushed and Prepped for Competition)

12:00PM  Model Dog Competition Starts (out of the ring entries must be presented at this time)

1:30PM - 1:45PM Johnnie Break (15 Minutes)

2:15 PM  Competition Finish (Pet Wig 2 Hours)

2:45 PM  Competition Finish  (Show Wig 2 Hours 30 Minutes)

3:15 PM   Competition Finish (Wrap Wig 3 Hours)

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM Class After Photos

​*** All Judging will be on Sunday***

 

NEW and FUN Competitions

CLIPPING CLASS

5:30PM - 7:00PM

Time Frame: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

1 Hour 20 Minutes Clipper Work and 10 minutes Scissor Work

 

SINGING SCISSORS SCULPTURES

5:30PM - 7:00PM

Time Frame: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

1 Hour 15 Minutes Scissor Work

15 Minutes Clipper Work 

 

HAND STRIPPING AND CARDING CREATIONS

5:30PM - 7:00PM

Time Frame: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

1 Hour 20 Minutes Hand Stripping and Carding Work and 10 minutes Scissor or Clipper Work

 

Best Clipping, Scissoring and Hand Stripping Artist 

5:30PM - 7:00PM

Time Frame: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

1 Hour 30 Minutes Must Utilize Combination of Clipping, Hand-stripping, Carding and Scissoring Technical Skills

 

Salon Team Grooming and Styling Competitions with Certification

5:30PM - 6:30PM

 

15 Minutes Team Member #1

15 Minutes Team Member #2

15 Minutes Team Member #3

15 Minutes All Team Members


 

Saturday, February March 14, 2020

Expo Hours 10 am - 8 pm

 

Pure Breed & Free Style Competition - QUALIFYING COMPETITION

Minimum Time 1 Hour 30 Minutes - Maximum Time 2 Hours 45 Minutes + 15 Minute Johnnie Break

Level 1&2 - Level 3​

Pure Breed & Free Style Competition 10:00AM - 1:00PM

8:00AM - 10:00AM Bathing Time for Pure Breeds & Free Style

9:00AM - 10:00AM Competitor Check In & Before Photos

10:00AM Pure Breed & Free Style Competition Starts

11:00AM - 11:15AM Johnnie Break (15 Minutes)

11:45AM Dogs with 1 Hour 30 Minutes Finish          

12:00PM Dogs with 1 Hour 45 Minutes Finish

12:15PM Dogs with 2 Hours Finish

12:30PM Dogs with 2 Hours 15 Minutes Finish

12:45PM Dogs with 2 Hours 30 Minutes Finish

1:00PM Dogs with 2 Hours 45 Minutes Finish

1:00PM Purebred & Free Style Competition Ends

​1:00PM - 1:30PM Judging

1:00PM - 1:30PM Prepare Ring for Awards

1:30PM - 2:00PM Best in Class Awards

1:30PM - 2:00PM Show Photos

 

Rescue Me Competition 10:00AM - 1:15PM

Minimum Time 1 Hour 30 Minutes - Maximum Time 3 Hours + 15 Minute Johnnie Break

8:00AM - 9:00AM Rescue Groups Check in Procedures

9:00AM - 10:00AM Competitor Check In & Before Photos

​10:00AM Rescue Me Competition Starts

10:00AM Start Time Dogs with 3 Hours

10:15AM Start Time Dogs with 2 Hours 45 Minutes

10:30AM Start Time Dogs with 2 Hours 30 Minutes

10:45AM Start Time Dogs with 2 Hours 15 Minutes

11:00AM Start Time Dogs with 2 Hours

11:15AM Start Time  Dogs with 1 Hour 45 Minutes

11:30AM  Johnnie Break (15 Minutes)

11:45AM Start Time Dogs with 1 Hour 30 Minutes

1:15PM Rescue Me Competition Finish

1:15PM - 1:45PM Judging & After Photos

1:15PM - 1:45PM Prepare Ring for Awards  (15 minutes difference)

1:45PM - 2:15PM Best in Class Awards

1:45PM - 2:15PM Show Photos


Model Dog Pure Breed and Free Style Competition

All Pure Breed and Free Style Trims 10:00AM - 1:15PM

9:00AM - 10:00AM Competitor Check In & Before Photos

10:00AM Model Dog Challenge Competition Starts (Out of ring options to be presented at this time)

11:00AM - 11:15AM Johnnie Break (15 Minutes)

11:45AM Dogs with 1 Hour 30 Minutes Finish          

12:00PM Dogs with 1 Hour 45 Minutes Finish

12:15PM Dogs with 2 Hours Finish

12:30PM Dogs with 2 Hours 15 Minutes Finish

12:45PM Dogs with 2 Hours 30 Minutes Finish

1:00PM Dogs with 2 Hours 45 Minutes Finish

1:15PM Dogs with 3 Hours Finish

1:15PM Model Dog Challenge Competition Ends

​*** All Judging will be on Sunday***

 

Model Dog Creative Competition

All Creative Creations Trim Styles Competition 10:00AM to 1:15PM

9:00AM - 10:00AM Competitor Check In & Before Photos

10:00AM Model Dog Challenge Competition Starts (Out of ring options to be presented at this time)

11:00AM - 11:15AM Johnnie Break (15 Minutes)

11:45AM Dogs with 1 Hour 30 Minutes Finish          

12:00PM Dogs with 1 Hour 45 Minutes Finish

12:15PM Dogs with 2 Hours Finish

12:30PM Dogs with 2 Hours 15 Minutes Finish

12:45PM Dogs with 2 Hours 30 Minutes Finish

1:00PM Dogs with 2 Hours 45 Minutes Finish

1:15PM Dogs with 3 Hours Finish

1:15PM Model Dog Challenge Competition Ends

​*** All Judging will be on Sunday***

 

NEW and FUN Competitions

CLIPPING CLASS

3:30PM - 5:00PM

Time Frame: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

1 Hour 20 Minutes Clipper Work and 10 minutes Scissor Work

 

SINGING SCISSORS SCULPTURES

3:30PM - 5:00PM

Time Frame: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

1 Hour 15 Minutes Scissor Work

15 Minutes Clipper Work 

 

HAND STRIPPING AND CARDING CREATIONS

3:30PM - 5:00PM

Time Frame: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

1 Hour 20 Minutes Hand Stripping and Carding Work and 10 minutes Scissor or Clipper Work

 

Best Clipping, Scissoring and Hand Stripping Artist 

3:30PM - 5:00PM

Time Frame: 1 Hour 30 Minutes

1 Hour 30 Minutes Must Utilize Combination of Clipping, Hand-stripping, Carding and Scissoring Technical Skills

 

Salon Team Grooming and Styling Competitions with Certification

3:30PM - 4:30PM

 

15 Minutes Team Member #1

15 Minutes Team Member #2

15 Minutes Team Member #3

15 Minutes All Team Members


 

Judge Makeover Saturday after the competition



Sunday, March 15, 2020

Expo Hours 10 am - 5 pm

 

Pure Breed & Free Style Competition

Minimum Time 1 Hour 30 Minutes - Maximum Time 2 Hours 45 Minutes + 15 Minute Johnnie Break

Level 1&2 - Level 3​

Pure Breed & Free Style Competition 10:00AM - 1:00PM

8:00AM - 10:00AM Bathing Time for Pure Breeds & Free Style

9:00AM - 10:00AM Competitor Check In & Before Photos

10:00AM Pure Breed & Free Style Competition Starts

11:00AM - 11:15AM Johnnie Break (15 Minutes)

11:45AM Dogs with 1 Hour 30 Minutes Finish          

12:00PM Dogs with 1 Hour 45 Minutes Finish

12:15PM Dogs with 2 Hours Finish

12:30PM Dogs with 2 Hours 15 Minutes Finish

12:45PM Dogs with 2 Hours 30 Minutes Finish

1:00PM Dogs with 2 Hours 45 Minutes Finish

1:00PM Pure Breed & Free Style Competition Ends

​1:00PM - 1:30PM Judging

1:00PM - 1:30PM Prepare Ring for Awards

1:30PM - 2:00PM Best in Class Awards

1:30PM - 2:00PM Show Photos

 

Rescue Me Competition 10:00AM - 1:15PM

Minimum Time 1 Hour 30 Minutes - Maximum Time 3 Hours + 15 Minute Johnnie Break

8:00AM - 9:00AM Rescue Groups Check in Procedures

9:00AM - 10:00AM Competitor Check In & Before Photos

​​10:00AM Rescue Me Competition Starts

10:00AM Start Time Dogs with 3 Hours

10:15AM Start Time Dogs with 2 Hours 45 Minutes

10:30AM Start Time Dogs with 2 Hours 30 Minutes

10:45AM Start Time Dogs with 2 Hours 15 Minutes

11:00AM Start Time Dogs with 2 Hours

11:15AM Start Time  Dogs with 1 Hour 45 Minutes

11:30AM  Johnnie Break (15 Minutes)

11:45AM Start Time Dogs with 1 Hour 30 Minutes

1:15PM Rescue Me Competition Ends​

1:15PM - 1:45PM Judging & After Photos

1:15PM - 1:45PM Prepare Ring for Awards  (15 minutes difference)

1:45PM - 2:15PM Best in Class Awards

1:45PM - 2:15PM Show Photos

 

Creative - In the Ring Option 1 and 2 Creative - Out of Ring Option 1 and 2

Creative In the Ring Competition 10AM - 12:45PM

Minimum Time 1 Hour 30 Minutes - Maximum Time 2 Hours 30 Minutes + 15 Minute Johnnie Break

8:00AM - 10:00AM Prep Area Open for Creative Competitors

9:00AM - 10:00AM Competitor Check In & Before Photos

10:00AM Creative In the Ring Competition Starts

10:00AM  Start Time Dogs with 2 Hours 30 Minutes (In the Ring Option 2)

​10:15AM  Start Time Dogs with 2 Hours 15 Minutes (In the Ring Option 2)

10:30AM  Start Time Dogs with 2 Hours (In the Ring Option 1)

10:45AM  Start Time Dogs with 1 Hour 45 Minutes (In the Ring Option 1)

11:30AM  Start Time Dogs with 1 Hour 30 Minutes (In the Ring Option 1)

12:45PM Creative In the Ring Competition Finish

12:45PM Creative Out of Ring Competition Dogs Presented

12:45PM - 1:15PM  Judging

12:45PM - 1:15PM Prepare Ring for Awards

1:15PM - 1:45PM Best in Class Awards

1:15PM - 1:45PM Show Photos

 

Model Dog Pure Breed and Free Style Competition

All Pure Breed and Free Style Trims 10:00AM - 1:15PM

9:00AM - 10:00AM Competitor Check In & Before Photos

10:00AM Model Dog Challenge Competition Starts (Out of ring options to be presented at this time)

11:00AM - 11:15AM Johnnie Break (15 Minutes)

11:45AM Dogs with 1 Hour 30 Minutes Finish          

12:00PM Dogs with 1 Hour 45 Minutes Finish

12:15PM Dogs with 2 Hours Finish

12:30PM Dogs with 2 Hours 15 Minutes Finish

12:45PM Dogs with 2 Hours 30 Minutes Finish

1:00PM Dogs with 2 Hours 45 Minutes Finish

1:15PM Dogs with 3 Hours Finish

1:15PM Model Dog Challenge Competition Ends

​1:15PM - 1:45PM Judging

1:15PM - 1:45PM Prepare Ring for Awards

1:45PM - 2:15PM Best in Class Awards

2:15PM - 2:30PM Show Photos

 

Model Dog Creative Competition

All Creative Creations Trim Styles Competition 10:00AM to 1:15PM

9:00AM - 10:00AM Competitor Check In & Before Photos

10:00AM Model Dog Challenge Competition Starts (Out of ring options to be presented at this time)

11:00AM - 11:15AM Johnnie Break (15 Minutes)

11:45AM Dogs with 1 Hour 30 Minutes Finish          

12:00PM Dogs with 1 Hour 45 Minutes Finish

12:15PM Dogs with 2 Hours Finish

12:30PM Dogs with 2 Hours 15 Minutes Finish

12:45PM Dogs with 2 Hours 30 Minutes Finish

1:00PM Dogs with 2 Hours 45 Minutes Finish

1:15PM Dogs with 3 Hours Finish

1:15PM Model Dog Challenge Competition Ends

​1:15PM - 1:45PM Judging

1:15PM - 1:45PM Prepare Ring for Awards

1:45PM - 2:15PM Best in Class Awards

2:15PM - 2:30PM Show Photos


 

Best in Show Awards

Sunday, March 15, 2020

1:45PM to 2:45PM

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