Rules and regulations
There will no critics made and issued at the German Winner Show or World Dog Show 2017.
Cropped and docked dogs
In accordance with the VDH show rules the following dogs are banned from participating at dog shows both at home and abroad:
- Ears cropped
- Tail docked (exception: for FCI recognized hunting dogs used for hunting in accordance with German law for the protection of animals)
1. Owners acknowledge the binding character of the show regulations of VDH and FCI with the submission of their entries.
2. Only those pedigree dogs for which a breed standard has been adopted by the FCI and/or VDH and which are registered
Vaccination Document/Pet Pass
The dogs being brought to an event (show) must have a proof that they have been vaccinated against rabies at least three weeks before the start of the show (bring vaccination documents/EU pet pass). The rabies vaccination is valid
Vaccination and importing regulations
Rules on travelling with dogs within the EU
A maximum of 5 dogs may be carried per person when travelling. The animals must not be intended for a change of ownership.
If this is not the case, then the rules for trade in animals apply.
The quick way to Leipzig: By car, train, bus or air
Our grounds are located right by the Autobahn, near the Schkeuditzer Kreuz (interchange). The Leipzig/Halle airport is only eight minutes by Autobahn. If you arrive at the Leipzig main train station with the ICE, you can take the regional train (Regionalbahn/RB) or the rapid transit train (S-Bahn Mitteldeutschland) to reach the "Leipzig Messe" stop in just six minutes. If you are coming from downtown, the tram will get to you the grounds in approximately 20 minutes. How will you be arriving?
How will you be arriving?
- By car
- By train
- By plane
- By long-distance bus
- With the public local transit (Öffentlicher Personennahverkehr - ÖPNV)
There are 14.000 parking spaces on the fairground. Ticket costs for cars: 6,00 EUR, for pick-up trucks: 13,00 EUR
Leipziger Messe: Compact, despite its large site. Functional – and yet aesthetic. More than 80,000 square metres of air-conditioned indoor exhibition space provide comfortable space for the rings.
Showring + Trade stands
German Championship Agility + European Championchip DogDiving + Information stands Breed Clubs
Hall 4: Rings
Hall 5: Rings
Leipziger Messe, Messe-Allee 1, 04356 Leipzig