Details of Show Rules & Policies
IMPORTANT NOTICE TO OWNERS INVOLVED IN SHOWING ANIMALS
The Irish Shows Association would advise all animal owners who have their animals insured, to have the insurance cover extended to cover them while showing animals at shows. We understand that it costs very little or nothing at all to do this, depending on who you have insurance with. The reason for us giving you this advice is that if your animal lashed out, and injured someone or damaged someone’s property, and it is established that your animal was out of control at that time, you may be held responsible or partly responsible for any injury or damage caused you may end up paying all or part of any settlement reached.
SAFETY AT SHOWS
We all want to have a successful, enjoyable show but also a safe and accident free occasion. To ensure this, the co-operation of all is vital, including exhibitors, spectators and organisers. A few guidelines to note in relation to safety are as follows: