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  • All Poodles can have sanitary and pads shaved prior to the show.

  • All Poodles can have their face, feet & tail shaved prior to the show.

  • Topknot bubble must be done during the show time frame, bandings can be done prior.

  • Finishing sprays are permissible in order to tidy up after the show time frame ends

  • Hairspray may be used at any time throughout the show time

  • Points are awarded for the skills and technique in the usage of scissors, balance, symmetry, and scissor finish

  • Level will be divided into Level :  A+, A, B & C

  • Level A+ & A - Clipper guide combs are not permitted

  • Level B & C - Clipper guide combs are permitted 

Time Allocation

Toy (28cm and under)             1 hrs 45min
Miniature (29cm to 38cm)        2.0 hrs

Standard (39cm and over)       2 hrs 15 min

Permitted Trim & Product Applications
Level A+ &  A
Show trims with spray up only (i.e. English Saddle, Continental or Scandinavian (Second Puppy).
Topknot bubble must be done during competition time frame
Hair extensions are permitted and shall be of the same coat colour of the dog and can be applied prior to the competition. 
Extra 20 minutes will be added for show trims 
Hairspray can be used to the topknot at any time throughout the competition time
A thin layer of hairspray can be applied to the topknot prior to the competition but must be able to be combed through at prejudging
Clipper guide combs are strictly not permitted
Show collar to be applied before spray up.

Poodle must be in solid colour. Poodle with mixed colours are not allowed. This rule only applies to Level A.

Level B & C
German Trim

Lamb/Modern Trim

Modified Continental

Sporting Trim

Town and Country Trims or

Any other Pet trims

- Clipper guide combs are permitted at your level.

Eligible Awards

Level A+  : Best In Show
Level  A    : Best In Show 
Level  B    : Class In Show
Level  C    : Class in Show

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