International exhibition Rostock
The largest dog show and shopping paradise for dog owners in northern Germany
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.
Registrations are possible in summer 2022. Last entry day is 28th of august 2022.
Tickets for accompaniment
No matter if dog or human - buy tickets for your companion now and save time on site!
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.
|FCI group 1
Sheepdogs and Cattledogs
|FCI group 2
Pinscher and Schnauzer – Molossoid and Swiss Mountain and Cattledogs
|u.a. Shepherd Dogs| Border Collies | Australian Kelpie | Malinois | Schipperke | Welsh Corgie | Collie Smooth | Collie Rough | Polski Owczarek | Komondor | Kuvasz | Mudi, Puli, Pumi…||u.a. Pinscher | Doberman | Schnauzer | Argentine Mastiff | Shar Pei | Great Dane | Boxers | Rottweilers | Bulldogs | Bullmastiff | Hovawart | Leonberger | St. Bernard | Mountain Dogs|
|FCI group 3
|FCI group 4
|i.a. Airdaile- | Border- | Fox- | Welsh- | Irish- | Kerry Blue- | Australien- | Jack Russell- | Skye- | West Highland White- | Bull- | Miniature Bull- | Staffordshire Bull- | English Toy- und Yorkshire Terrier…||u.a. Standard Dachshund | Miniature Dachshunds and Rabbit Dachshunds –
each long-haired, smooth-haired and wire-haired
|FCI group 5
Spitz and primitive types
|FCI group 6
Scent hounds and related breeds
|i.a. Greenland Dog | Alaskan Malamute | Norwegian Elkhound | Icelandic Dog | Pointed | chow chow | Eurasian | American Akita | Shiba | Pharaoh Hound | Xoloitzcuintle | Basenji | Podenco…||u.a. Bloodhound | English Foxhound | Polish Hound | Griffons | Beagles | Harrier | Basset Hound | Dalmatians | Rhodesian Ridgeback | Bavarian Mountain Hound|
|FCI group 8
Retrievers – Flushing Dogs – Water Dogs
|FCI group 7
|u.a. Golden Retrievers | Labrador Retrievers | Flat Coated Retriever | German Spaniel | Cocker Spaniel | Springer Spaniel | Lagotto Romagnolo | barbet | Spanish Water Dog,…||u.a. German Wirehaired Pointer | German Shorthaired Pointer | Poodle Pointer | Weimaraner | Small Munsterlander | English Setter | Irish Red Setter | Gordon Setters | Old Danish Pointer|
|FCI group 10
|FCI group 9
Companion and Toy Dogs
|u.a. Saluki | Borzoi | Afghan, Polish and Spanish Greyhound | Greyhound | Whippet | Italian Greyhound | Azawakh | Sloughi | Irish Wolfhound | Deerhound…||u.a. Bichons | Lowchen | Poodle | Chinese Crested Dog | Lhasa Apso | Chihuahua | Cavalier King Charles Spaniel | Pekingese | Russian Toy | Pug | French bulldog | Boston Terriers | Maltese | Griffons | Shih Tzu|
The examinations take place daily after the judging between 11-14 o'clock at gate 5. Authorization for the examination for all breeds is available.
Camping facilities directly at the exhibition hall
Use our on-site parking spaces. Electricity and toiletse are included. Registration must be made in advance.
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.
Richard-Wagner-Straße 1a, 18055 Rostock
Ostseewelle HIT-RADIO Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
Warnowufer 59a, 18057 Rostock
Kopernikusstr. 17A, 18057 Rostock
Verband für das Deutsche Hundewesen (VDH) e.V.
Westfalendamm 174, 44141 Dortmund
Landesverband Mecklenburg-Vorpommern im Verband für das Deutsche Hundewesen (VDH) e. V.
Dorfstraße 50a, 18107 Lichtenhagen Dorf
Federtion Cynologique Internationale
Place Albert 1er, 13, BE – 6530 Thuin
Carl-Hopp-Straße 4B, 18069 Rostock