Midland & West of England Great Dane Club

Midland & West of England Great Dane Club

Est. 1948

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Should you wish to be included on the M&WofEGDC online Judges page, PLEASE SEND YOUR UPDATED JUDGING CV’S TOGETHER WITH PASS CERTIFICATES to: Sandy

For application forms and updated qualification requirements and information regarding the KC JEP Route to become a judge click here

Remember A3, B & C lists need to re-apply annually

Welcome to the official site of The Midland & West of England Great Dane Club where we will endeavour to keep you informed of events & information relating to our beautiful breed, past present & future. We realise that many of our members connect through the show ring but, for those who do not, we welcome suggestions to add items of interest.

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Updated 28/9/22

Re. The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) 2018.  By applying to be on a judges list, it is assumed you are giving permission for your contact details to be made available to general and breed clubs, so that they may invite you to judge at their shows. If you wish to remain on our judges list you need take no action. If however you would like to remove yourself and contact information from our list please email me HERE. Also if you do not wish to be included in the members list at the back of our next annual please email Caroline Wareing HERE

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UNDER 25… ?

Are you, or is someone you know, under 25 years of age and wanting to get involved in showing Great Danes ?

Are they interested in joining the Midland & West of England Great Dane Club ?

We are looking for bright, young individuals to join our Club.

You are the next generation.

We NEED You !

The Midland & West of England Great Dane Club Annual 2022, recording events of 2021 is available to view online, just click on the date.

To see previous editions go to the ANNUAL page

Midland & West of England Great Dane Club Annual 2023

recording events from 2022 Click here to book your pages


DOTY 2022

Hosted by

The Midland & West of England Great Dane Club


 Sun 16th October at The Sports Connexion, Ryton on Dunsmore, Coventry, CV8 3FL   

Judge Mrs Miriam Armstrong  


ONLINE ENTRY    Entries close Sept 30th

Dane of the Year

Ch. Janriche He’s Daring Memorial

Trophy for Best In Show

Kindly donated by Rick Day

The Midland and West of England Great Dane club are pleased to announce our

Breed Appreciation Day.

It will be held at St Peters Hall, Bickenhill, Birmingham (close to the NEC), on Sunday October 23rd 2022.

Our guest speaker will be Mr Adam Chappell of the famous Selmalda Great Dane Kennels.

The day will consist of a seminar, optional hands on/mentoring session & multiple choice exam. To be eligible to sit the exam, candidates must meet the criteria of the kennel clubs JEP system level 1 or above.  

Prices are

£22 for seminar / hands on.

£27 for seminar and multiple choice exam .

Lunch, refreshments and a copy of our latest illustrated breed standard are included.  

Places are limited.

Please reserve your place by emailing Chris Bithell    



Held under Kennel Club Limited Rules & Regulations Only undocked dogs and legally docked dogs may be entered for exhibition at this show


At Cricket Hall, The Sports Connexion Ryton-on-Dunsmore, Coventry, CV8 3FL

Show Opens: 9.00am

Judging Commences: 9.30am Bitches and 10.00am Dogs

Judges: Dogs - Mrs A Haapiainen-Liikanen (Finland)    Bitches - Mr Joe Smith

Referee - Mr Ken Humphries


ENTER ONLINE  Available soon

ENTRIES CLOSE: Friday 11th November 2022 (postmark) All wins up to and including 4th November 2022 must be counted when entering this show

ON-LINE ENTRIES CLOSE: Friday 18th November 2022 (midnight) www.haveadogday.co.uk