Paignton and District Fanciers Association

The wait is almost over and preparations for our 2022 show are nearing completion - we look forward to seeing all at Westpoint soon

2022 Show

There is lots happening during our 2022 Show as shown in the video below so please come and join us to see or take part in these exciting activities. Our 2022 Show Activities, Show Advert and Obedience Advert are shown in the videos below:

Friday 5th August 2022 Paignton Championship Show Pastoral, Working & Toy Groups, Championship Obedience, Open Agility, Hoopers, Seminars


Saturday 6th August 2022 Paignton Championship Show Gundog & Terrier Groups, Joint Irish Setter Breed Clubs Championship Show, South West Golden Retriever Club Open Show, Open Obedience, Open Agility, Flyball, Hoopers, Charitable Family Dog Show, Seminars


Sunday 7th August 2022 Paignton Championship Show Hound & Utility Groups, West Of England Chow Chow Club Championship Show, Plymouth Devon & Cornwall Bulldog Club Championship Show, Open Obedience, Open Agility, Flyball, Hoopers, Seminars



The Kennel Club identifies 28 breeds as being Vulnerable due to having fewer than 300 registrations a year and another 5 breeds on the Watch list due to those breeds having between 300 and 450 registrations a year. Come to our Paignton Show to meet many of these breeds - find out more about them on our Breed page

What's Happening

Need to know what is happening and when? Below is a timeline of events for our show in 2022. Don’t forget that if you have any comments or feedback our email is still open

Have a look on our Show Page to see an aerial view of Westpoint with the key areas marked out

Charitiable Family Dog Show


Paignton are adding Flyball to the disciplines featured at our 2022 show. The competition will be British Flyball Association Affiliated and organised by TRV Flyball and Two Bridges Flyball


We will be hosting Hoopers competitions on 6th and 7th August

Introducing Our Judges For 2022

An introduction to many of our 2022 judges are incuded on our Show Page - have a read and get to know those who are judging for us this year

Change of Judges

The following judges are amended as stated below:

Pointer will be judged by Mrs S Oddie (nee Dyer)

Weimaraners will be judged by Mrs S Oddie (nee Dyer)

Cairn Terrier will now be judged by Mr T Johnston (subject to KC Approval)

Dandie Dinmont Terrier will now by judged by Mr S Watson

Welsh Terrier will now be judged by Mr S Watson

Special Beginners Groups will be judged by Mr A Stewart

Neapolitan Mastiff will now be judged by Mr S Luxmoore

St Bernard will now be judged by Mr E Paterson

Dachshunds (Miniature Long Haired) will be judged by Miss C Butler

Japanese Spitz judge is Mr Forsey

Mr Blevins who’s judging Havanese and Basset De Fauve has only 1 V in his surname

Seminars 2022

Christina Chapman will be running the following seminars during our show - all enquiries to or 01507 363736

Friday 5th August 2022 Critique Writing

Saturday 6th August 2022 Requirements of a Dog Show Judge

Sunday 7th August 2022 Confirmation and Movement

Trade Stands 2022

If you would like to bring your Trade Stand to our 2022 show please download and complete the 2022 Trade Stand Form from the menu on the left

Introducing the Paignton Team

We are introducing our 2022 judges elsewhere on our website but you can also see your Paignton & District Fanciers Association team on our Team Page - click on a Team members name, have a read and get to know those who are putting on the show for you this year

Paignton 2021 Best In Show

2021 Best In Show

Best In Show: Mrs S DUNLOP, & Miss K MCLELLAN,- Habiba Hold My Purse TAF with BIS judge Mr J Daltrey & Mr B Limpus (Chairman)

Paignton 2021 Reserve Best In Show

Reserve Best In Show: Mr R LEMON,- Ch Souska I Need Your Love with BIS judge Mr J Daltrey & Mr K Cooper (Treasurer)

Paignton 2021 Best Puppy In Show

Best Puppy In Show: Mr D CUND, Miss A CUND, & Mr A HARROP,& HARROP, Chelmbull Rocket Man with BPIS judge Mr E Paterson & Mrs J Bowden (Asst Chief Steward)

Paignton 2021 Reserve Best Puppy In Show

Reserve Best Puppy In Show: Miss F MYCROFT, Mrs S MYCROF & Mrs L MORRIS, Crosscop Candle In The Wind To Supeta with BPIS judge Mr E Paterson & Mr B Limpus (Chairman)

More pictures and results here

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