CSPC 2017 Specialty Show

Columbine State Poodle Club will host its 89th Specialty Show with Obedience Trial, Junior Showmanship, Puppy and Veteran Sweepstakes on

Friday, September 22, 2017 at

Arapahoe County Fairgrounds Event Center

Conformation & Showmanship Judge: Mrs. Joan Luna Liebes
Obedience Judge: Mrs. Linda Scanlon
Sweepstakes Judge: Ms. Kelly Ray
Entries accepted until 12:00 NOON MDT, Wednesday, September 6, 2017.  Right Click CSPC Specialty Premium to download details and entry forms.  

Free parking for all.  No admission for spectators. Dogs must be pre-entered.

CSPC TD / TDX Tracking Test

Columbine State Poodle Club is holding a combined TD/TDX tracking test on Sunday, February 26, 2017 at Chatfield State Park (Headquarters at the Horse Corral).  Admission to the Park is $8.00 per vehicle.  Spectators are welcome but viewing is limited due to Park rules.

Entries close Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 5:00pm.  Download details and entry info at:

CSPC TD TDX 2/26/2017 Premium List and entryForm
Optional:  CSPC TD/TDX 2017 Editable Entry Form

Judging begins with the all poodle obedience trial judged by Susan Oviatt-Harris at 1:00 pm in the Event Center at Arapahoe County Fairgrounds.  Poodle Puppy Sweepstakes judged by Cari Strub begins at 2:00 pm followed by Veteran Sweepstakes at 2:15 pm.  Junior Showmanship will be judged by Linda Tilka at 2:30 pm.   Regular variety classes judged by Linda Tilka will begin with minature poodles at 2:45 pm followed by standard poodles at 3:15pm.   Best of Breed competition will begin after standard judging & a brief break.  There are 28 Poodles entered in this event with a total of 34 entries.  Details & routes to Arapahoe County Fairgrounds may be downloaded with a right click here:  cspc-2016-specialty-schedule

CSPC 2016 Specialty Show

Columbine State Poodle Club will host its 88th Specialty Show with Obedience Trial, Junior Showmanship, Puppy and Veteran Sweepstakes on

Friday, September 23, 2016 (New Date!) at

Arapahoe County Fairgrounds Event Center (New Location!)

Right Click Premium List to download details and entry forms.

[Entries close 12:00 NOON MDT, Wednesday, September 7, 2016]

Free parking.  No admission. No unentered dogs allowed.

CSPC Specialty Judging Schedule

Final entry numbers, judging schedule & show details for our August 14 Specialty:

CSPC 2015 Specialty Schedule

Join us at Island Grove Regional Park, North 11th Avenue & “D” Street, Greeley, Colorado.   Events begin with Obedience Trial in the 4-H building at 9:30am.    Puppy Sweepstakes begins at 11:30am in the Events Center followed by Breed Classes starting at 12:10pm.  Free admission and parking for spectators and participants.   No unentered dogs allowed on show grounds during show hours.

[Entries have closed closed.]

2015 CSPC Variable Surface Tracking Test – entries open

Entries are now being accepted for our Variable Surface Tracking Test to be held Sunday, September 13, 2015 at the Lowry Development, Campus of Lowry, 200 Quebec Street, Denver, Colorado.  Test is open to all breeds & All Americans who have earned either a TD or TDU title.  Preference is given to poodles.   Entries close Thursday, September 3 at 5 pm.  Test limit is 7 dogs.  For entry form and more details, right click and download:  CSPC VST Premium 2015

The Three Varieties of the Poodle Breed

CSPC Specialty Best of Variety winners competing for Best of Breed
CSPC Specialty Best of Breed judging line up of the 3 Best of Variety winners — standard, miniature & toy

The American Kennel Club recognizes three varieties of poodle for conformation competition:

  •  Toy Poodle defined as 10 inches and under in height at the shoulder
  •  Miniature Poodle  Over 10 inches up to 15 inches at the shoulder
  •  Standard Poodle   Over 15 inches at the shoulder    [generally 20 inches to 28 inches]

Any AKC registered, “able-bodied” poodle may compete in the AKC performance events — Agility, Obedience, Rally, Tracking, etc. regardless of size, color or clip.