This website is devoted to the promotion of purebred Agouti Cavies (Guinea Pigs) - their care, breeding, development and exhibition. Membership of the National Agouti Cavy Club is open to anyone worldwide who shares these interests.
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Updated 4th March (time to update 9hrs 02mins - largely inbetween working 12 hour night shifts, looking after stud of 200 pigs, etc plus trying to have a life!): Photo Gallery 2016 (Dorking, Wyevern & NACC MASS); Photo Gallery 1908 (Club News, Show & Adverts); Photo Gallery 1900 (Advert); Roll of Honour (NACC MASS); Breeders' Directory (Golden, Silver & Solid); Club History (amended/updated); Rules (New Page with updated rules from AGM); Points Comp (Current positions); Schedules (Combined SS); Home Page (Latest News - Special Combined Stock Show - MASS BIS - New Members)
Updated 11th April (update time 1 hour): Photo Gallery 2016 (NCC AGM Show, NACC NASS); Roll of Honour (Results 2016 - NASS); Home Page (Latest News)
Last Updated 28th April (update time 10hrs 11mins): Photo Gallery 2016 (NACC NASS, Yorkshire Champ, Redruth); Points Comp (Results 2009-11 & current 2016 positions); Club Champion (N&J Betts); Breed Standard - TWO NEW PAGES (Agouti Colours & Solid Colours)
2016 sees a milestone for the NACC, seeing the probable 110 year Club Anniversary plus 20 years of Steve Davies being Club Secretary. To commenarate these 2016 sees a change to the usual NACC show programme with a Special Show, the Clubs first ever Combined Stock Show (Adult/Intermediate/Young) - DON'T MISS IT!
This is to be held at the excellent National CC's Combined SS new venue at the Prestwood Centre, Stafford Showground on Saturday 16th July 2016.
This will see a reduced entry fee of just 50p per pig in the NACC show and Double Points will be on offer in all ages.
See Schedules Page for new full schedule with seperate Boar & Sow classes in all six colours.
Specials for the 3 Best in Show winners have been obtained.
Further specials would like to be given - donations towards these welcomed.
100 yr Special Combined SS
The 3 trophies & rosettes plus bottle of champagne (not pictured) for each of the 3 BIS age group winners. Also the Overall AA BIS rosette.
NEW - NEWSLETTER (Jan 2016) OUT NOW
Best in Show
Simon Neesam's Silver U/5 sow
Note: Many more Show photos in the Photo Gallery
Best Agouti & BIS 4th
Steve Davies & Amy Heale's Silver 5-8 sow 'Jaz'
Harrogate 2016 entry was approx 550.
BIS Judge: Bernard Wiles
Agouti entry well down on previous years, just 15.
BIS - Malaxis Stud (Jens) Alpaca Adult
Best in Show
Steve Davies & Amy Heale's Lemon Adult sow 'Buddha'
Kay White (High Wycombe); Hugh Redhead (Carnforth); Gillian Broad (Ivybridge); Rita Ribeiro (Germany); Daniel Fearn (Birmingham)
We want to keep this website as useful and topical as
possible and welcome comments, suggestions and contributions of material
from members and non-members.
All photos are by Steve Davies unless otherwise stated (or unknown).
Thanks to Steve Davies for providing, as well as most of the photos, many articles and other written material from the archives; Amy Heale for technical consultancy; Madelaine Coomber for old yearbooks and cuttings from the Margaret Elward archive; Emma Whitcombe & Lyndon Nowell for further photos.