POULTRY AND PIGEONS

Sponsor Buckerfield's

POULTRY & PIGEONS—Sponsored by Buckerfield’s

Note:  This show will be the 2019 Young Bird Show for the Vancouver Island Fancy Pigeon Club (VIFPC), an American Poultry Association (AMA) sanctioned show, as well as an open pigeon & poultry show. To be eligible for VIFPC awards you must be a member in good standing of VIFPS prior to judging commencing. Anyone can enter open show.

Pigeon Convenor: Brian Heck Phone: 250 954-9463 E-mail: briandheck@me.com

Pigeon Entries to be sent to:  Brian Heck by mail or e-mail: 1885 Widgeon Road,    Qualicum Beach, BC V9K 1Y8  E-mail: briandheck@me.com

Poultry Convenor: Fallon Nagy   Phone: 250 516-5301 E-mail:  fnagy@ualberta.ca

Poultry Entries to be sent by mail or e-mail to:  Entry secretary, Luxton Fall Fair, 1040 Marwood Ave., Victoria BC V9C 3C4 or entry@luxtonfair.com

Entries Close:  Sunday, September 1st, 2019—NO LATE ENTRIES ACCEPTED.

Fees: $1.50 per entry (Junior $1.00 per entry)

Judges: 

Poultry Judge—Ramona Trombley

Pigeon Judge—Andy Hansen

Display & Judging Location:  Pioneer Building

Rules:  (note: there will be no exceptions to these rules)

  1. Entries must be mailed, emailed or delivered to above address, with entry fees in full,  by close of entry date above. Please make all cheques payable to LUXTON FALL FAIR.
  2. Pen space may limit entries.
  3. All entries must be in coops by 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept 14, 2019 (Pigeons) and 5 pm Fri Sept 13, 2019 (Poultry).
  4. Exhibits may not be removed before 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept 15, 2019 except with prior permission of Convenor.
  5. Judging for Pigeon entries commences at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept 14, 2019.  Poultry judging will be done Friday evening.
  6. All Poultry entries will be judged according to the American Standard of Perfection.
  7. Unclean or diseased birds will NOT be allowed in the show building (STRICTLY ENFORCED)
  8. Classes will be provided for all breeds, providing there are at least 10 or more birds; all others will compete as AOV.
  9. Prizes will be awarded at the Judges' discretion, and Judges’ decisions are final.
  10. Poultry TRIOS must consist of one male and two females, either all old or all young birds, entered as Trios only. Females will be cooped together.
  11. There will be NO PRIZE MONEY FOR SPECIALS unless there are at least 10 birds in competition.
  12. IN ALL CLASSES, BIRDS MUST BE OF PUREBRED VARIETY ONLY.
  13. NO PRIZE MONEY WILL BE PAID IN A CLASS WITH LESS THAN THREE EXHIBITS.

 

PRIZE MONEY FOR ALL POULTRY AND PIGEON DIVISIONS

Entries      1st       2nd      3rd       4th

1 to 5         $5.00    $4.00    $3.00

6 or more $7.00    $6.00    $5.00    $3.50

*All birds to be entered as Cock, Hen, Cockerel, Pullet, etc.

CHAMPION AND RESERVE CHAMPION and JUNIOR ROSETTES

Champion in Show  $15.00

Reserve Champion in Show  $10.00

Champion by Junior  $10.00

 

JUNIOR SECTION

Open to boys and girls 18 years and under. Classes are the same as adult classes. All entries are to be RAISED AND HANDLED BY THE JUNIOR. Juniors may compete in overall competition and as Juniors. Juniors must state age on entry form.

SPECIAL JUNIOR AWARDS

Champion Standard Poultry by Junior     

Champion Bantam Poultry by Junior

Champion Waterfowl by Junior           

Champion Fancy Pigeon by Junior

 

STANDARDS - SECTION 1

Classes

Americans: i.e. Plymouth Rocks, Rhode Isl. Red, New Hampshires, etc.

Asiatics:  i.e. Brahmas, Cochins, Langshans, etc.

English:  i.e. Cornish, Orpingtons, Sussex, etc.

Mediterranean:  i.e. Leghorns, Minorcas, Ancondas, etc.

Continental:  i.e. Polish, Campines, Hamburgs, etc.

All Others:  i.e. Aracaunas, Americaunas, Sumatras, etc.

 

BANTAMS - SECTION 2

Classes

Game Class:  i.e. Modern Game, Old English Game

Single Comb Clean Legged:  i.e. Japanese, Leghorn, Rhode Isl. Red, etc.

Rose Comb Clean Legged:  i.e. Hamburg, Rosecomb, Sebright, etc.

All Other Combs Clean Legged:  i.e. Cornish, Polish, Araucana, etc.

Feather Legged:  i.e. Booted, Cochin, Silkie, etc.

SPECIAL AWARDS

Champion Standard Cock                        Champion Bantam Cock

Champion Standard Cockerel                 Champion Bantam Cockerel

Champion Standard Hen                         Champion Bantam Hen

Champion Standard Pullet                      Champion Bantam Pullet

Champion Standard Trio                         Champion Bantam Trio

Champion Standard                                 Champion Bantam

Reserve Champion Standard                  Reserve Champion Bantam

 

WATERFOWL - SECTION 3

Classes:  Ducks

Large:   i.e. Muscovy, Pekin, Rouen, etc.

Medium:  i.e. Crested, Swedish, Buff, etc.

Light:  i.e. Runners, Campbell, Magpie, etc.

Bantam:  i.e. Call, India, Mallard, etc.

Classes:  Geese

Large:  i.e. Toulouse, Embden, African

Medium:   i.e. Sebastopol, American Buff, Pilgrim

Small:  i.e. Chinese, Canada, Egyptian, etc.

SPECIAL AWARDS

Champion Drake                                                    Champion Gander

Champion Duck                                                     Champion Goose

Champion Waterfowl                                           Reserve Champion Waterfowl

 

GAME BIRDS - SECTION 4

Classes

Ringneck Type

Ruffed:  i.e. Golden, Lady Amherst, Yellow Golden, etc.

Long Tails:  i.e. Elliot, Reeves, Copper, etc.

Gallos:  i.e. Swinhoe, Kalij, Silver, etc.

Eared:  i.e. Tibetan, Brown Eared, Blue Eared, A.O.C.

SPECIAL AWARDS

Champion Game Bird                                               Reserve Champion Game Bird

 

UPLAND GAME - SECTION 5

Exhibitors MUST SUPPLY OWN CAGE

Classes

Partridge                                                   

Quail

SPECIAL AWARDS

Champion Upland Game                                            Reserve Champion Upland Game

 

TURKEYS - SECTION 6

SPECIAL AWARDS

Champion Turkey                                                       Reserve Champion Turkey

 

DOVES - SECTION 7

Exhibitors MUST SUPPLY OWN CAGE

SPECIAL AWARDS

Champion Dove                                                            Reserve Champion Dove

 FANCY PIGEONS - SECTION 8

All pigeons must be rung with numbered, seamless bands. Band numbers and breeds MUST be entered on entry forms. Birds are to be entered as Old Cock, Old Hen, Young Cock or Young Hen.

Classes by breed such as: Fantails, Turbits, Oriental Frills, Tumblers, Trumpeters, etc.

 SPECIAL AWARDS

Champion Fancy Pigeon Old Cock                     Champion Fancy Pigeon Young Cock

Champion Fancy Pigeon Old Cock                    Champion Fancy Pigeon Young Hen

Champion Fancy Pigeon                                     Reserve  Champion Fancy Pigeon

VIFPC 2019 Young Bird Show - awards for Champion Young Bird, Reserve Champion Young Bird & Champion Young Bird by a Junior, all open only to members in good standing of VIFPC prior to judging commencing.