Pageant Rules

Dog Etiquette

  • Dog must be leashed at all times.
  • Dog messes must be cleaned up; handler is responsible for performing this task.
  • Keep in mind many things will be occurring simultaneously at the event, this may make some animals excitable, so please keep control of your dog.
  • Handler is responsible for the dog’s actions, if these actions are deemed unsafe, the handler may be asked to remove dog from the event.
  • Please do not approach another dog without asking their handler for permission.

Pageant Rules

  • Deadline to enter is Friday, June 14th at 4PM.
  • Entry fee is $15.00.
  • Dog must have Rabies vaccination. (We will not need proof of shot records). We apologize for any inconvenience, but we have to be cautious in the event of a bite.
  • Judging will be based on Grooming/Beauty, Personality, Pose/Commands, & Overall Appearance.
    • Commands/Tricks are limited to 90 seconds to perform said tricks.
    • Dog must be leashed at all times, even when performing commands/tricks. Remember there is leash laws in city limits.
    • Props are allowed during performance (Balls, hoops, other toys, etc.)

Audience and Contestant Etiquette

  • All attendees will respect the decisions of the judges; any obscene or obnoxious behavior will not be tolerated.
  • At no time should a contestant or parent approach the judges.
  • Any attendee who wishes to take photos or videos of the event shall not distract or impede contestants, judges, or other attendees.
  • Push County Fair Board, Chamber of Commerce and the City of Antlers are not responsible for any loss, stolen, or damaged property. Nor are they responsible for any injuries that may occur before, during, or after the pageant.
  • We reserve the right to disqualify any contestant or refuse entry to anyone who we feel is displaying bad sportsmanship or misconduct.

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Proceeds: Lynda has always donated to the Dog Pageant every single year. This year all proceeds go to Help Lynda from Trinity Grooming with Kidney Surgery. Lynda has a mass needing removed from her kidney. If you would like to donate to help Lynda: