Mysore Kennel Club has organised its 102nd and 103rd All India Championship Dog Show at Dasara Exhibition grounds on August 25 between. About 45 varieties of dogs from across country, ranging from Rs 30,000 to Rs 16 lakh will take part in the event.
Addressing the media persons here on Thursday, Kennel Club District President BP Manjunath said that the specialty of the show is children in the age group of six to 16 years will ramp on red carpet with their pet dogs.
Karnataka's own breed Mudhol Hound, Black Russian Terrier, Dogo Canario, Akita (Japanese breed), Dogue De Bordeaux, Black Russian Terrier, Siberian Husku, American Cocker Spaniel, Rotweilers, Labroadors, Great Danes, St Bernards, Pugs any many other breeds dog will be participating in the event.
Food producers, animal pharmaceutical company and other pet-associated sectors will be showcasing their products at the venue. Exclusive stalls will be erected to educate pet lovers about measures to be taken while nurturing pets.
Participants from Delhi, Bombay, Chatisgarh, Katak, Chennai, Coimbatore, Ooty, Pune, Sollapur, Hyderabad, Calicutt are taking part in the event. Solina Tonga, Partha Shekar Chatterji, Yashodara Hemachandra will be the judges.Certificates and trophies will be presented for dogs and the dogs should have hereditary details of atleast two generation.
BP Manjunath further said that there is very good response from year to year for the pet show and more number of people registering their names.
Deputy Commissioner C Shikha will inaugurate the event at 9 am. Police Commissioner Dr MA Saleem, Corporation Commissioner PG Ramesh will release the souvenir on the occasion.