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Live Dog Pure Breed and Free Styles Competitions Classes and Trim Style Requirements
Live Dog Creative Styling Competition Classes and Trim Style Requirements

Pure Breed & Free Style Competition Classes

Listed below are the trim styles by coat types and competition classes. Team members are required to choose one of the trim styles listed. Pure breeds and mixed breeds are permitted to achieve conformation and freestyle trims.

Day 1: Curly Coat Type Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • Bedlington Terrier

  • Kerry Blue Terrier

  • Portuguese Water Dog Lion

  • Portuguese Water Dog Retriever

Day 1: Curly Coat Type Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • Bichon Frise

  • Soft Coated Wheaton Terrier

  • Black Russian Terrier

  • Bouvier des Flandres

Day 1: Wire Coat Type Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Short Legged Terrier Type Trim Styles (Option: Long Legged Terrier Trim Styles):

  • Cairn Terrier

  • Dandie Dinmont Terrier

  • Norfolk Terrier

  • Norwich Terrier

  • Scottish Terrier

  • Sealyham Terrier

  • West Highland Terrier

Day 1: Wire Coat Type Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Long Legged Terrier Type Trim Styles (Option: Short Legged Terrier Type Trim Styles):

  • Airedale Terrier

  • German  Wire Pointer

  • Irish Terrier

  • Lakeland Terrier

  • Schnauzer ( Miniature - Standard - Giant )

  • Welsh Terrier

  • Wire Fox Terrier

Day 2: Sporting Coat Type Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • Cocker Spaniel

  • English Cocker Spaniel

  • English Setter

  • Gordon Setter

  • Irish Setter

  • Springer Spaniel

*Additional breeds with sporting coat types may be added. 

Day 2: Multitude of Coat Type Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • Collie (Rough)

  • Golden Retriever

  • Newfoundland 

  • Pomeranian

  • Shetland Sheepdog

*Additional breeds may be added. 

Day 2: Free Style, Curly Coat Types Only Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • No Pure Breed Conformation Trims Permitted. 

  • No Poodle Trims Permitted. 

Day 2: FreeStyle All Coat Types 

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • No Pure Breed Conformation Trims Permitted. 

  • No Poodle Trims Permitted. 

Day 3: Poodle Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • Continental

  • English Saddle

  • Puppy 1

  • Puppy 2

  • Puppy AKC

Day 3: Poodle Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • Banded Trim Desi

  • Banded Trim Dutch

  • Banded Trim Spiral

  • Banded Trim Sweetheart

  • Banded Trim Town and Country

Day 3: Poodle Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • German

Day 3: Poodle Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • Modern

If you would like to form a state team or participate in a state team, please contact the IJA Team.

The IJA Sanctioned Competition System offers state, regional and national competitions. 

Creative Styling Competition Classes

Listed below are the trim styles by coat types and competition classes. Team members are required to choose one of the trim styles listed. Pure breeds and mixed breeds are permitted to achieve conformation and freestyle trims.

Day 1: Curly Coat Type Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • Bedlington Terrier

  • Kerry Blue Terrier

  • Portuguese Water Dog Lion

  • Portuguese Water Dog Retriever

Day 1: Curly Coat Type Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • Bichon Frise

  • Soft Coated Wheaton Terrier

  • Black Russian Terrier

  • Bouvier des Flandres

Day :1 Wire Coat Type Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Short Legged Terrier Type Trim Styles (Option: Long Legged Terrier Trim Styles):

  • Cairn Terrier

  • Dandie Dinmont Terrier

  • Norfolk Terrier

  • Norwich Terrier

  • Scottish Terrier

  • Sealyham Terrier

  • West Highland Terrier

Day 1: Wire Coat Type Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Long Legged Terrier Type Trim Styles: (Option: Short Legged Terrier Type Trim Styles):

  • Airedale Terrier

  • German  Wire Pointer

  • Irish Terrier

  • Lakeland Terrier

  • Schnauzer ( Miniature - Standard - Giant )

  • Welsh Terrier

  • Wire Fox Terrier

Day 2: Sporting Coat Type Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • Cocker Spaniel

  • English Cocker Spaniel

  • English Setter

  • Gordon Setter

  • Irish Setter

  • Springer Spaniel

*Additional breeds with sporting coat types may be added. 

Day 2: Multitude of Coat Type Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • Collie (Rough)

  • Golden Retriever

  • Newfoundland 

  • Pomeranian

  • Shetland Sheepdog

*Additional breeds may be added. 

Day 2: FreeStyle Curly Coat Types Only Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • No Pure Breed Conformation Trims Permitted. 

  • No Poodle Trims Permitted. 

Day 2: FreeStyle All Coat Types 

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • No Pure Breed Conformation Trims Permitted. 

  • No Poodle Trims Permitted. 

Day 3: Poodle Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • Continental

  • English Saddle

  • Puppy 1

  • Puppy 2

  • Puppy AKC

Day 3: Poodle Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • Banded Trim Desi

  • Banded Trim Dutch

  • Banded Trim Spiral

  • Banded Trim Sweetheart

  • Banded Trim Town and Country

Day 3: Poodle Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • German

Day 3 Poodle Class

Division A

1 Team Member

Trim Style Requirements:

  • Modern

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