The Hovawart Club of Great Britain
Welcome to the Wonderful World of Hovawarts

Welcome to the Wonderful World of Hovawarts

Our club is dedicated to the Hovawart breed and this website is intended to help owners enjoy this beautiful breed. With official Hovawart standards, shows, information, activities, discussions, photos and a great deal more, we hope you find our site both informative and fun.


2015 Hovawart Club Calendar


Once again the club is compiling a calendar for 2015.

If you'd like to see your hovawart in print then please send your photos to

Hovawarts in action, favourite photos, but not formal show poses...



The aim of Obreedience is to encourage more breeds to have a go at some of the exercises generally associated with obedience in a less formal but nonetheless competitive environment. Obreedience will be a team event and highlight the abilities of different breeds in a relaxed and fun display. - See more at:

Show and event photos

Latest News
2014 HCGB Open Show with Limited Obedience
The HCGB Open Show with Limited Obedience will be held on 5th October at Oswestry Showground.

Members and non-members welcome. Come along and meet more hovawart enthusiasts than you will meet anywhere else in the UK.

Click on the link for the schedules and entry forms

2014 HCGB Breed Show Schedule
2014 HCGB Breed Show Entry Form
2014 HCGB Limited Obedience Show Schedule
2014 HCGB Limited Obedience Entry Form

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Clubmatch Hovawart Club Nederland
A date for your diary:

13th September 2014: Clubmatch Hovawart Club Nederland

Closing date: 15th August 2014

Info and entry:

IHF Show / RZV Hovawart Show 2014

To the IHF Show / RZV Hovawart Show, 7th September at Wiehlpark, 51674 Wiehl

Ladies and Gentlemen!

The country committee of pedigree Hovawart dogs in North Rhine-Westfalia will host the annual IHF Show / RZV Hovawart Show on September 7th 2014 at 51874 Wiehl, Wiehlpark. We cordially invite you to this event.

At the IHF Show / RZV Hovawart Show we invite you to a joint celebration evening on September 6th at Hotel zur Post, Hauptstr. 8-10 in 51674 Wiehl, starting 7 pm (19:00 h).

We have already made a group reservation at this hotel for attendees and guests of the IHF Show / RZV Hovawart Show. Please use the attached form to firmly book accommodations directly at the hotel.

On Sunday, September 7 th the IHF Show / RZV Hovawart Show will start at 9 am (09:00 h) with a welcoming address in the Wiehlpark and will end on Sunday, September 7 th at about 5 pm (17:00 h) with the award ceremony.

For the soiree we have chosen a gourmet buffet at the Hotel zur Post, however your registration and payment in advance is mandatory. For more information on buffet and cost refer to

We are looking to seeing you and hope for a fascinating event.

With best regards

Bernd Onderka
- Chairman of LG NRW -