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International exhibition Rostock

The largest dog show and shopping paradise for dog owners in northern Germany

16.10.2021 - 17.10.2021
täglich 09:00 - 17:00
inRostock GmbH

In cooperation with the “Landesverband im VDH e.V”., the German Kennel Club (VDH) and the Fédération Cynologique Internationale (FCI), the International Dog Show has become one of the most important events for dog lovers in Northern Germany and Scandinavia. Every year thousands of dog lovers travel with their dogs from around 15 countries to get the coveted title “Best in Show”.

As a dog exhibitor, you can exhibit your beloved dog and exchange ideas with like-minded people.

The show is an international show for dogs of all breeds with CACIB of the FCI, entitlements for the title:

  • German Champion VDH
  • German youth champion VDH
  • German Veteran Champion VDH
  • Youth winner Rostock
  • Best in Show Rostock

The awarding of the entitlements takes place according to the regulations of the FCI / VDH. The exhibition is protected by the Fèdèration Cynologique Internationale (FCI) and the German Kennel Club (VDH).

On Sunday all 10 FCI group winners will start for the title “Best in Show”. All FCI group winners from Saturday are  invited to stay until Sunday. The overnight stay for the group winners on Saturday is free.

We look forward to welcoming you and your dogs to Rostock.



Register your own dog now

Registration fee payments

Please transfer the registration fee to:

Landesverband M-V im VDH
IBAN: DE61 1307 0024 0780 6466 01
Purpose of transfer: entry number- breed - dogs name.

After the final entry deadline and on the day of the event, an additional fee of 10,00 € per dog will be charged.

entry fees 2021 until
august 18th
septembre 8th
dog (catalogue included) 55,00 € 60,00 €
Puppy Class 35,00 € 40,00 €
Brace/couple Class, Breeders Goup 20,00 € 20,00 €
Junior-Handling 15,00 € 15,00 €
Augenuntersuchung auf erbliche Krankheiten 55,00 € 55,00 €
Untersuchung auf Patellaluxation 45,00 € 45,00 €
Augenuntersuchung mit Gonioskopie 75,00 € 75,00 €


FCI group classification

FCI groups classification



FCI-group 2
Pinscher und Schnauzer – Molossoid und Swiss Mountain and Cattledogs
FCI-group 1
Sheepdogs and Cattledogs (except Swiss Cattledogs)
FCI-group 4
FCI-group 3
FCI-group 6
Scent hounds and related breedsScent hounds and related breeds
FCI-group 5
Spitz and primitive types
FCI-group 7
Pointing Dogs
FCI-group 8
Retrievers – Flushing Dogs – Water Dogs
FCI-group 9
Companion and Toy Dogs
FCI-group 10


Approach With our arrival service!



Zur HanseMesse 1-2, 18106 Rostock


Coming from Berlin via A19, B105, Warnowtunnel (toll), first exit HanseMesse, follow the parking guidance system HanseMesse. Coming from Hamburg via the A20 and west feeder (B103), follow the HanseMesse parking guidance system. (There are 1,332 parking spaces available at HanseMesse)


From Scandinavia from the overseas port via the B105, Warnowtunnel (toll), first exit "HanseMesse", follow the parking guidance system HanseMesse.


From Rostock main station with the S-Bahn (direction Warnemünde) to Lütten Klein station (approx. 5 min).


The HanseMesse is designed barrier free to be accessible for disabled people without any problems and also offers many other services for wheelchair users.