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What does Membership of the Southern Irish Terrier Society offer?

  • Support for you and your Irish Terriers by email or telephone from people experienced and knowledgeable about the breed.
  • Opportunities to learn how to trim and show your Irish Terrier from other Irish Terrier enthusiasts.
  • Helpful advice if required, on all aspects of breeding from your Irish Terrier.
  • A copy of our Rule Book and Code of Ethics can be downloaded below.
  • Schedules for our shows and events.
  • A chance to "have your say" at our Annual General Meeting.

Our Shows & Events

The Society holds Three shows a year, a Breed Walk and is involved with "Discover Dogs" at both Excel London and Crufts.

  • Annual Breed Walks:- Which takes place in May and December in the fabulous surroundings of Windsor Great Park. Whatever the weather this is always a fun event for the dogs and their families.
  • Open Show:- This is held in conjunction with the Southampton & District Canine Association in Southampton. A show with great atmosphere and a pleasant day out.
  • Championship Show:- Takes place at Steventon Village Hall, Oxfordshire. This Show takes place on the first Saturday in October.
  • SITS' Discover Dogs:- Excel, London in October, held on the same lines as Discover Dogs at Crufts.
  • The Annual General Meeting:- Takes place before the Members Limited Show and is held at the same venue.
  • Members Limited Show:- A small, friendly show which is an ideal event for people who would like to try their hand at showing their Irish Terrier. Always plenty of families and young dogs about. Held at Steventon Village Hall, Oxfordshire on the first Sunday in December.
  • ITA'S Discover Dogs at Crufts:- While the show dogs are competing at this most prestigious of Shows in the big green rings, companion and retired show dogs are cheerfully manning the Irish Terrier booth meeting and greeting everybody who passes by. This event takes place in March each year at the NEC in Birmingham.

How do I Join?

If you would like to become a member of SITS then please print and Complete the Application form and return with you cheque to our membership secretary.

May we take this opportunity to Welcome you to our society.