Probably the most popular competitive sport of pedigree dog owners is the dog show. Each exhibit is compared to it’s breed standard and the judge looks for the dog which most closely fits the desired conformation and characteristics. There are four levels of dog show – Companion, Limit, Open and Championship. Listed below are some useful links and current dates for up and coming shows:


2022 Show Calendar

The Bracco Italiano Club Open Show will be held in conjunction with Bath Show and entries are open now via Fossedata – here.

Friday7th January 2022Boston & District Canine AssociationRob McMaster
Friday21st January 2022Manchester Dog Show SocietyMartyn Rees (CC’s)
Sunday13th March 2022Crufts Dog ShowKim Parris
Friday22nd April 2022West of England Ladies Kennel AssocNigel Worth
Saturday7rd May 2022Birmingham Dog Show Society

Bracco Italiano CH SH
John Abraham

Barbara Abbishaw
Friday20th May 2021Scottish Kennel ClubCarol Coode
Saturday28th May 2022Bath Canine Society

Bracco Italiano Club Open Show
Chris Bexton

Seonaid McAndrew
Friday3rd June 2022Southern Counties Canine AssocTBA
Sunday12th June 2022Three Counties Agricultural SocietyPam Blay
Sunday19th June 2022Border Union Agricultural SocietyTBA
Saturday25th June 2022Blackpool & District Canine SocietyDavid bell
Sunday3rd July 2022Windsor Dog Show SocietyTerry Pearson
Sunday10th July 2022East of England Agricultural SocietyChristine Morgan
Sunday24th July 2022Leeds & District Canine AssociationColin Woodward
Saturday6th August 2022Paignton & District Fanciers AssociationIan Sladden
Sunday7th August 2022National Gundog AssociationCarolyn Fry
Sunday14th August 2022Bournemouth Canine Association Hilary Male
Sunday21st August 2022Welsh Kennel ClubJean Byrne
Sunday28th August 2022Driffield Agricultural SocietyR Roden
Sunday4th September 2022

September 2022
City of Birmingham Canine Association

The Bracco Italiano Society

Phillipa Cotterell
Sunday11th September 2022Richmond Dog Show SocietyTBA
Sunday18th September 2022Darlington Dog Show SocietyJeff Roberts
Saturday24th September 2022Belfast Dog Show SocietyTBA
Saturday1st October 2022Scottish Kennel ClubTBA
Wednesday12th October 2022Gundog Society of WalesKaren Goode
Friday7th October 2022South Wales Kennel AssociationTBA
Thursday27th October 2022Midland Counties Canine SocietyTBA
Saturday12th November 2022Gundog Breeds Association of ScotlandTBA
Sunday11th December 2022Ladies Kennel AssociationJulie Frost
Please visit the following sites for show entries.