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Dog models must not be groomed for 60 days or more prior to the date of the competition

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


Level A

- Clipper guide combs are not permitted

- Show trims with spray up only (i.e. English Saddle, Continental or Scandinavian (Second Puppy).

- Topknot bubble must be done during the 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

- Show collar to be applied before spray up.



Level B & C

Clippers may only be used in the usual clipped areas as determined by the breed trim.

Trims permitted at your level are German Trim Lamb/Modern Trim Modified Continental

Sporting Trim Town and Country Trims or Any other Poodle Pet trims

FCI Recognised Breeds, Admitted to Compete

• Poodle (172) 

Large Size
• Standard Poodle 


Medium Size
• Medium Poodle 


Small Size
•Toy Miniature Poodle
• Toy Poodle 

Time Allocation

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