In the interest of public safety, activities involving direct animal interaction at the Fair have been suspended.

All guests are encouraged to wash their hands after any contact with animals or their living area, as well as prior to eating or drinking.

Livestock Breed Show

Enter your animals

Adult and youth breeders can enter their animals for cash awards and ribbons in the San Diego County Fair’s Livestock Breed Show competitive exhibit.

The Fine Print

Have questions about entering this exhibit? Here are some of the answers. For details, please see the Entry Information.

The Livestock Breed exhibit is open to youth ages 9-19 and adults, in separate divisions. Animals entered in the Breed Show may not be entered in the Market Show. Different animals show at different times during the Fair, so be sure to download the Entry Information for complete details.

The Entry fee varies. Entry fees are non-refundable except as noted in the State Rules, however in the event of competition cancellation, entry fees will be applied to the following year or refunded.

If the number of animals exceeds barn capacity, management will limit entries based on the date the entry was received.

Get in touch online or call us at (858) 792-4207.

Entry Information

Entry deadline: Friday, May 1, 2020.
Online application available: Soon.
Fair dates: June 5-July 4, 2020.

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Entry Information
State Rules
Local Rules
Breed Inventory Worksheet
Badging Schedule
Badging Request Form
Jockey Quarter Request Form
Camping Request Form
First Aid Form

2019 Results

Sheep

Results – Open Sheep
Results – Sheep Showmanship
Results – Western Southdown
Results – Jr. Western Southdown
Results – Southdown Showmanship
Results – Rambouillet
Results – Oxford
Results – National Cormo
Results – Open Wool/Fleece

Llamas

Results – Open Llamas

Cattle

Results – Open Dairy Cattle
Results – Open Beef Cattle

Goats

Results – Angora Goats
Results – Dairy Goats

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