ELIGIBILITY: Any purebred Golden Retriever with an AKC Hunting Title, ** or *** designation earned in an AKC Retriever Field Trial. Entrants need not be entered in any other class or at the regular entry fee. AKC and CKC Champions of Record, spayed and/or neutered dogs are eligible for this competition. Indicate Gun Dog Sweepstakes and Class division on the regular entry form under “Additional Classes.”
HANDLER QUALIFICATIONS: There are no requirements for the handler of the Gun Dog Sweeps. Anyone can handle any dog in the Gun Dog Sweeps.
CLASS DIVISIONS: Class divisions shall be the same for dogs and bitches.
After the completion of the individual class judging, each of the ten class winners shall be brought back in the ring for the awarding of Best Gun Dog Sweepstakes and Best of Opposite Sex in Best Gun Dog Sweepstakes.