Jamshedpur, Jan. 10: The 56th, 57th, 58th Championship Dog Show organised by the Jamshedpur Kennel Club concluded after the prize distribution on Sunday evening. It marked a grand finale to two days of wonderful participation by the pets exhibited at the Championship Dog Show.
The Chief Guest at the Closing Ceremony was A.B Lal , Vice President, Tata Motors. He gave away the prizes to the winning entries. Speaking on the occasion, Mr. Lal said that he has been coming to this Championship Dog Show in the past also and congratulated the winners.
The results of the Obedience Test were as follows: 1st in Class- Exhibit No : 228 (Golden Retreiver), Exhibit No : 185 (Labrador), Exhibit No :98 (Boxer), Exhibit No : 9 (Malinois), Exhibit No : 1 (Malinois) and Exhibit No : 3 (Malinois). TISCO Challenge Trophy for 1st in Obedience was awarded to Exhibit No – 3 from Tata Motors.
Tata Motors Challenge Trophy for 2nd in Obedience was given to Exhibit No – 12 from Tata Steel while V Rajagopala Trophy for Best Companion Dog was awarded to Exhibit No – 98 by Narayan Sen.
Expressing her satisfaction on the completion of a wonderful Dog Show, Mrs.Ruchi Narendran, Show Secretary thanked the Pet Owners for the great participation at the event. She was also appreciative of the organisers who had worked tirelessly to make the event a success. She also thanked Tata Steel and Tata Motors for their support for the event.
One additional feature at the Show was children showing their pets in the arena. It is expected that in future years more owners themselves would show their pets rather than through handlers.
Also present at the closing ceremony were AN Mishra, President, Jamshedpur Kennel club, Gopal Choudhury, Chief, Security, Tata Steel and Rakeshwar Pandey