The Scarborough Select Schutzhund Club will be proudly hosting the 2012 Ontario Regional IPO Championships at their club grounds in Markham, Ontario.
This important event is a qualifier for competitors and dogs hoping to compete for positions on Team Canada at the 2012 World Championships in Austria.
The working dog trial takes place on June 22nd and June 23rd. The working dog portion of the trial demonstrates trainability and workability and puts emphasis on the dog and handler working as a team.
The Breed Show and Breed Survey takes place June 24th. The conformation show is a demonstration of breed type and temperament held up to the internationally recognized breed standard for the German Shepherd Dog. Long coats will be judged in all classes during this trial.