2024 Southern Classic

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS OPEN : deadline April 5, 2024
  • REGISTER TODAY!! [HERE]
  • one registration per dog entered is required
  • registrations are not complete until payment is made 
WHEN & WHERE
  • April 12-14, 2024
    Founders Park
    225 Commerce St, Johnson City, TN 37604

Some of our scheduled events include, but are not limited to, :

  • Shiloh Specialty Shows 
  • CGC & our new Shiloh Ambassador testing

The perfect place to meet some Shilohs. Whether visiting, competing, or just want to hang out with friends … this fun-filled weekend is just for you. 

Keep checking back as some details and/or schedule of events may change. Any questions?

  • Contact the ISSDC BOD (boardofdirectors@issdc.com) , or 
  • Event Chairs, Amanda Carnes (carnes@issdcmember.com) & Beth Nergard (nergard@issdcmember.com)
WEATHER FORECAST WEATHER FORECAST
Click [HERE] for the latest weather forecast

Reminder: Be sure to securely stake down your canopies to avoid having them fly away, endangering people and cars. Thank you.

DOG RULES & VETERINARY SERVICES

Dog Rules:

  • Friendly Dogs Are Welcome!
  • All dogs must be current on their rabies vaccine.
  • All dogs must remain on leashes.
  • All dogs must be kept secure to avoid them breaking loose while trying to find their owners or relief from the heat.
  • Clean up after your pet. We are visitors to this wonderful area and want to come back.
  • Well behaved dogs are welcome at our evening social events.
  • Respect and abide by all rules set forth by the event location.

24-Hour 7/365 Local Vet:

  • Airport Pet Emergency Clinic
    2436 TN-75, Blountville TN 37617
    (423) 657-2626
    Friday opens at 5:30pm; Saturday & Sunday 24 hours
    [website]
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
  • Shiloh Specialty Shows 
  • CGC &  Shiloh Ambassador testing
Friday, April 12  
3:00 PM to 6:00 PM  Show Site / Ring Set Up
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM Show Practice / Beginners Class
Saturday, April 13  
9:00 AM Day-of Registration / Set Up, Opener ($40/dog/show)
9:30 AM SHOW #1, ISSDC Specialty
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM Lunch “Firehouse BBQ” and Presentation 
1:00 PM SHOW #2, TSSR Specialty
3:00 PM to 4:00 PM  CGC & Shiloh Ambassador (SBA/SPA) Testing 
5:00 PM Activity at Show Grounds “Paint with Your Shiloh”
Sunday, April 14  
9:30 AM Day-of Registration ($40/dog/show)
10:00 AM Brunch “Maple Street Biscuit Company”
11:30 AM SHOW #3, ISSDC Specialty
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM Clean up and leave show grounds
FEE SCHEDULE

CONFORMATION SHOWS

  • 3 Shows

PRE-ENTRY PER SHOW : deadline April 5, 2024

  • $25.00 – 2-6 month puppies – members
  • $30.00 – 2-6 month puppies – non-members
  • $30.00 – all others – members
  • $35.00 – all others – non-members

ALL SHOWS – BULK DISCOUNT

  • $5.00 discount per event when you register for ALL shows

DAY OF SHOW ENTRY PER SHOW

  • $40.00 – all dogs, regardless of age
  • Credit Cards and Cash ONLY accepted for payment. No Checks.

MEALS

  • $17.00 / day; $32.00 / weekend
  • pre-reservation is required

CANINE GOOD CITIZEN (CGC)

  • $15.00 Members
  • pre-registration is required

SHILOH BREED AMBASSADOR TESTING

  •  $15.00 Members Only
  • pre-registration is required
CANINE GOOD CITIZEN (CGC) TESTING
  • Tester, Lori Bovee
  • pre-registration required
  • Looking only to pay for CGC? [Click Here] to proceed to our payment page.
SHILOH BREED AMBASSADOR TESTING
  • Tester, Karen Zikosky
  • You must be a current ISSDC Member to participate.
  • pre-registration required
  • Looking only to pay for Ambassador Testing? [Click Here] to proceed to our payment page.

The Shiloh Breed Ambassador Tests were developed to allow more titling opportunities for the Shiloh community. By completing the Shiloh Breed Ambassador Testing levels, breeders and owners alike have the ability to prove their Shilohs are temperamentally sound and well-educated citizens. Further assuring we push as a community to motivate/support representatives of the Shiloh  Shepherd breed! 

Visit the Shiloh Breed Ambassador achievement profile page for more details on testing requirements [HERE]

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

We need your help! Interested? Please fill out the form below and we will be contacting you.

Show Volunteer
Name
Name
First
Last

Refer to our current Schedule of Events on this event page for days which volunteer opportunities are available. Thank you for Volunteering!

Which day(s) are you volunteering for?
(check all that apply)
Volunteer positions available:
Check all that apply. Refer to current schedule events for position availability.
FOOD
  • Lunch Saturday, $17.00
    • Firehouse BBQ
      • Pulled Pork / Pulled Chicken
      • 2 sides
      • Dessert
      • Drinks 
  • Brunch Sunday, $17.00
    • Maple Street Biscuit Company
      • Breakfast Biscuit Sandwiches
      • Potatoes
      • Coffee
  • Weekend Meal Plan, $32.00
    • Lunch both Saturday & Sunday
  • Looking only to pay for meals only? [Click Here] to proceed to our payment page.
PHOTOGRAPHY
  • Portraits by Jacki Wilde ~wildeshots photography
  • Visit www.wildeshotsphotography.com for samples of her work
  • Saturday & Sunday
  • Fun Sessions/Portraits 
    • affordable sessions available throughout the weekend 
    • portrait sitting in natural surroundings
    • gallery prints available
    • individual portrait gift shop featuring a wide variety of gifts 
    • ask about our Friday schedule
  • Show Photos
    • affordable per dog, per show
    • win photos will be emailed after the show 
    • gallery prints available
  • US$ (cash or credit card only, no checks)
LODGING

HOTEL

  • Holiday Inn Johnson City
    101 W Springbrook Dr, Johnson City, TN 37604
    Reserved room rate: $129.00 per night plus tax
    Pet Fee:$25.00 per pet plus tax (non refundable)We have a limited number of rooms reserved at this negotiated rate. Our reserved rooms will be available until March 12, 2024.To reserve your room you may call the number below and reference Shiloh Shepherd Dog Show; 
    Direct: 423‑262‑1569or use the link below to book a room online.
    [Shiloh Shepherd Dog Show]

    Please note this is a smoke-free hotel; see hotel website for other details such as check-in/out times, etc. This hotel is 3.6 miles from Founders Park.

  • Hampton Inn Johnson City
    508 N State of Franklin Rd
    Johnson City, TN 37604
    This is another pet friendly hotel option close to Founders Park.
DIRECTIONS

Founders Park
225 Commerce St
Johnson City, TN 37604

drone footage of the park [HERE]

MORE INFO

Shows and Awards

How to Submit Win Sheets

  • effective 1/1/2024 all winsheets must be submitted electronically
  • winsheets must be submitted no later than 45 Days from Date of Show
  • scan and email to: winsheets@issdcmember.com
  • Each year the ISSDC will award the coveted Grand Victor and Grand Victrix (GV) awards as well as the top 10 National Selects (NS).
ALL EVENTS ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Our Events are the perfect place for EVERYONE! Whether a long-time owner, someone waiting for their new puppy, or simply interested in learning about the breed, our events are the perfect place to meet Shiloh Shepherds.