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Mid Western Shetland Sheepdog Club Championship show
Mid Western Shetland Sheepdog Club Open show.- Sunday 27th October 2019.
Schedule & entry form now available Click here.
Posted: 12th August 2019
Mid Western Shetland Sheepdog Club
Breed Appreciation Day Sunday 22nd September 2019

Please note in the event of the JCF scheme being terminated by the K. C. the Mid Western Shetland Sheepdog Club will continue with the seminar & MCE and offer successful candidates the opportunity to request entry onto the MWSSC judges list subject to the MWSSC criteria.
Placement on this list will be dependant on the Judges List Criteria-Breed Specialists & Non Breed Specialists and subject to c Click here.
Posted: 7th June 2019
Mid West Shetland Sheepdog Club sponsors The Royol Cheshire County Show on
Wednesday 19th June 2019.
Entries close: Saturday 4th May 2019.
We are pleased to sponsor the Breed Classes at the Royal Cheshire County Show and hope our members will be able to give their support
Judge Mrs Sue Searle
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Posted: 5th April 2019
MWSSC to run a Breed Appriciation Day.
The MWSSC are pleased to announce that they are to hold a Breed Appreciation Day
on Sunday 22nd September 2019 at Chelford Village Hall,Chelford, Cheshire, SK11 9AS.
Barbara Thornley has kindly agreed to give the lecture on our breed standard.
It is expected that places for this event will be limited.
For further information contact Ray Grice on 075526 44665 or Click here.
Posted: 3rd April 2019
Mid Western Shetland Sheepdog Club Open Show - March 2019
Mid Western Shetland Sheepdog Club Open Show - Sunday 3rd March 2019
Show results are now available Click here.
Posted: 8th March 2019
MWSSC Oct 2018 Championship show.
You can now see the results and judge Critiques Click here.
Posted: 19th December 2018
Mid Western Shetland Sheepdog Club Championship Show - Saturday 27th October 2018
Show results are now available. Click here.
Posted: 4th November 2018
July 2018 Open Show Results Now Available
The July 2018 Open Show results are now available to view and download. Click here.
Posted: 27th July 2018
MWSSC - Open Show - 8th April 2018.
Club open show results now available

Note: Open show 'frozen' from 4th March 2018 due to adverse weather conditions. Click here.
Posted: 10th April 2018
MWSSC - March 2018 open show rearranged date
The Open Show and AGM with should have been held on Sunday has now been re-scheduled for
Sunday 8th April.
The Catalogue/Classes remain as they were on the original day of the show, so if on the new date you are not eligible for Minor Puppy etc, you will be allowed to show in your classes entered as for the original show date.

We hope all will be able to be there and look forward to seein
Posted: 2nd March 2018
Would you like a copy of the 'MWSSC - The Shetland Sheepdog Illustrated Breed Standard' booklet?
MWSSC - The Shetland Sheepdog Illustrated Breed StandardNow available from The Mid Western Shetland Sheepdog Club - 'The Shetland Sheepdog Illustrated Breed Standard'.
Available for £2.00 per copy. Please contact Joan Chater, club secretary or Ray Grice to order your copy.
You can collect at our shows & pay the Club Secretary or range for a copy to be sent to you.
Posted: 11th December 2017
MWSSC Judges List Criteria - Breed Specialist & Non Breed Specialists update
The MWSSC committee have carried out a review of the Judges List Criteria for Breed Specialist & Non Breed Specialists with immediate update.
Those wishing to be considered for the clubs judges lists or moved from one list to another please contact the Club secretary. Click here.
Posted: 11th December 2017
MWSSC Championship Show - Saturday 30th October 2017.
MWSSC Championship show results are now available.
BiS line up, BD line up & BB line up and class winners photo's shown
Click here.
Posted: 30th October 2017
Members correspondence via email
Club members are now able to receive Club show schedules & entry forms via email as well as our Club magazine.
Should you be willing to receive Club correspondence by email please click on the link below and print a copy of the authority flier, then complete the instructions and forward to our Show secretary, Margaret Waugh by post, or scan and email. Click here.
Posted: 14th April 2017
Judges list criteria check list
The MWSSC have now available a judges criteria check list to assist those wishing to be added to our judges list. Click here.
Posted: 20th February 2017
Recent information on Research and Tests for PRA.
The reason why we recommend the Norwegian test is that the research-team has worked with the blood tests for years now. It was difficult to find the mutation on the right gene, and they know exactly where to look for the 100% right test result.
The English form for the mutation found for PRA in Shetland Sheepdogs is now available at the Norwegian Shetland Sheepdog Club's website:
Click here.
Posted: 30th December 2015
Dermatomyositis Latest up date - November 2015
There is now a GENETIC TEST for Dermatomyositis (FCD/DM (or DMS as it is referred to in the research link)).
Further information on the Health issues page of this website. Click here.
Posted: 2nd December 2015
History of MWSSC - con't
Our club historian, Margaret Dobson has continued with the history of the club up to the Annual General Meeting, April 2015. Click here.
Posted: 17th June 2015
Contact details for club secretary.
Mrs J Chater
Honourary Secretary
7 Ratliffe Road
Shakespeare Gardens Estate
CV22 6HB
Tel: 01788 522669
Posted: 13th May 2015
Kennel Club - Dogs in cars
The Kennel Club has issued a video entitled "Don't Cook Your Dog". Take a few minutes to watch and be reminded of what can happen to a dog very quickly in a hot car! Click here.
Posted: 28th June 2012
Puppy Register Fees
Placing an advert on the club's Puppy Register will only cost £5 per advert. Click here.
Posted: 16th June 2012
MWSSC Archived Show Results
You can now view or download MWSSC Archived Show Results in pdf format. From the navigation on the left select, ‘Show Results’, ‘Archived Show Results’, and select the results you would like to see. To navigate directly to the Archived Show Results page Click here.
Posted: 31st March 2009
Mid Western Shetland Sheepdog Club Championship show - Saturday 27th October 2018.
Mid Western Shetland Sheepdog Club Championship Show results now available. Click here.
Posted: 30th November -0001