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The York County Poultry Fanciers Association

Welcomes you to the

2021 Annual Fall Show

Saturday, October 30th 2021

Located at York County Fairgrounds, York, PA

Judges: Jamie Matts, Michael Wasylkowski, Paul Gilroy

The York Club invites you to join us to sell some birds, buy some birds, and show some birds all in the same weekend, not to mention catching up with other poultry enthusiasts like yourself.  We would also like to take this opportunity to extend a “THANK YOU” to all members and friends of the club who have helped in any way possible to help make this show a success.

York County Poultry Fancier’s Association Officers and Staff:

President Kellye Shue

Vice President Steve Topper

Treasurer Kellye Shue

Recording Secretary John Hrycek

Show Secretaries John Hrycek and Kellye Shue

Webmaster, Graphic Design & Marketing Kellye Shue

Schedule of Events for the Weekend:

Friday, October 29th, 2021

Building open 4:00pm-9:00pm for your convenience.

Saturday, October 30th, 2021

Show Hall open 6:00 am – all birds must be in cages and ready at 9:00 am

Food stand opening 7:00 am

Judging starting 9:00 am

Ring Judging of Runners 10:00 am

Award Ceremony-immediately after all judging

PA Health Regulations

The state of Pennsylvania requires that all poultry shown or for sale must be pullorum/typhoid free.  In state and out-of –state exhibitors must be tested for AI within 30 days of the show date & Pullorum within 90 days of the show date.  Exhibitors with flocks on US NPIP 90 day Avian Clean Flock are exempt from the 30 day requirement.  Please have your paperwork with you. If there are any questions or concerns feel free to call or email the show secretary.

Hotel Accommodations

Wyndham Garden York

2000 Loucks Rd

York, PA 17408

LaQuinta Inn & Suites

1405 Kenneth Rd.,York, PA 17408

Phone: 717-767-2400

Best Western Westgate Inn

1415 Kenneth Rd., York, PA 17408

Phone: 717-767-6931

General Rules and Regulations

  1. The show is open to all entries of standard and recognized non-standard varieties of Large Fowl, Bantams, and Waterfowl.
  2. Entries must be postmarked by October 18th, 2021 and accompanied by entry fees. 
    Check or money order made payable to: York County Poultry Fanciers Association
    Send check and entry form to: Kellye Shue 991 Hill Top Dr. S. Spring Grove, Pa 17362. Questions: Call – 717-479-0823 Email –
    NOTE: Entries will be accepted at the Lebanon Valley Poultry Fanciers Show on October 9
  3. Entry fee must accompany entry form.
  4. Entries will be accepted on a first come, first served basis.  The show management reserves the right to refuse or reject any entry.
  5. Birds must be cooped in by 9:00am Saturday, October 30th, 2021, as judging will start at 9:00 am promptly.
  6. Birds showing signs of sickness, excessive stress or injury upon arrival or during the show will be removed from the show by show management or exhibitor.
  7. Judging will be done according to the A.P.A. and A.B.A.’s Standard of Perfection.
  8. Exhibitors may not be permitted in aisle where the judging is being conducted.
  9. No person except the exhibitor, the judge, and the Show Committee shall handle, feed, or water without expressed permission of the exhibitor.

10) The York County Poultry Fanciers Association and Show Committee will use every precaution and guard against accident, mistake, loss, or damage, but will not be responsible should any occur.

11) All specimens shall be the bonafide property of the exhibitor.

12) Exhibitors making entries and failing to exhibit will automatically forfeit all fees paid for such entries, unless secretary is notified before closing date of entries.

13) The Show Management urges that all birds be banded, although this is not required, and the band number written on the coop tag as the birds go into the coop.  Do not write the exhibitors name on the card until judging completed.

14) All protest must be made in writing to the Superintendent before the Judges leave the floor.  A $25.00 deposit must accompany all protests.

15) In all matters of dealing with the administration of the show, the decision of the Show Committee shall be final.

16) No substitutions will be permitted once the coop tags are hung on the cages.

17) Any exhibitor/spectator displaying inappropriate behavior will be escorted off the property immediately.

18) Sale area will be inside and are available for $20 each and sales cages for $4.00 each.  Sales cages will be on a first come first serve basis as we are limited on cages. You may purchase in advance or the day of the show.   Please put tarps or paper down for sales spots to aid in clean up.  Only birds from tested flocks may be sold on premises.  Thank you for your understanding

Junior Show

All Junior show entries are subject to the same rules and regulations as the open show as well as the following guidelines.

  1. Please specify at the top of the entry form Junior entry; please indicate exhibitors age at the time of show.  Otherwise birds will be entered in the open show and cannot be changed at the show!
  2. Eligibility to show as a Junior is limited to exhibitors between the ages of 5 and 18 years of age.
  3. All Junior Exhibitors must be present during the show, at coop-in and coop-out, and handle their own birds, or awards will be forfeited.

Awards Offered By the York County Poultry Club

Grand Champion of Show       $150.00 plus Rosette and Special Award

Reserve Grand Champion of Show         $75.00 plus Rosette

Champion Large Fowl, Bantam, and Waterfowl           $50.00 and Rosette

Reserve Champion Large Fowl, Bantam, and Waterfowl           $25.00 and Rosette

Champion Turkey and Guinea Combined           $10.00 and Rosette

Reserve Champion Turkey and Guinea Combined           $5.00  and Rosette

Champion Pigeon           $10.00 and Rosette

Reserve Pigeon             $5.00 and Rosette

Large Fowl Classes

$10.00 & Rosette for Champion and $5.00 & Rosette for Reserve Champion of each class

Best American

Best Asiatic

Best A.O.V.

Best English

Best Continental

Best Mediterranean

Bantam Classes

$10.00 & Rosette for Champion and $5.00 & Rosette for Reserve Champion of each class

Best S.C.C.L.

Best R.C.C.L.

Best A.O.C.C.L

Best Feather-legged

Best Old English Game

Best Modern Game

Waterfowl Classes

$10.00 & Rosette for Champion and $5.00 & Rosette for Reserve Champion of each class

Best Bantam Duck

Best Light Duck

Best Medium Duck

Best Heavy Duck

Best Light Goose

Best Medium Goose

Best Heavy Goose

Junior awards

Sponsored by:  Kevin & Valerie Miller (

Lebanon Valley Poultry Fanciers

Champion Junior Bird Overall $20.00

Reserve Champion  Junior Bird Overall $10.00

Champion Bantam by a Junior $10.00 & Rosette

Reserve Champion Bantam by a Junior $  5.00 & Rosette

Champion Large Fowl by a Junior $10.00 & Rosette

Reserve Champion Large Fowl by a Junior $  5.00 & Rosette

Champion Waterfowl by a Junior $10.00 & Rosette

Reserve Champion Waterfowl by a Junior $  5.00 & Rosette

Champion Any Other Poultry by a Junior $10.00 & Rosette

Reserve Champion Any Other Poultry by a Junior $  5.00 & Rosette

Showmanship-Beginner Special Award

Showmanship-Junior Special Award

Showmanship-Senior Special Award

(All juniors are entered in open and youth classes)

Club Meets

American Poultry Association-Special Meet

The A.P.A. invites you to become a member and become eligible for awards. Annual dues are $20 for one year, $50 for three years.  Junior dues (18 and under) are $10 per year.  Send dues to A.P.A. David Adkins-P.O. Box 9, Lucasville, OH 45648, Ph# (740)876-4845. Master exhibitor Award points will be awarded to any qualified win at this show.

American Bantam Association- Special Meet

Only ABA member are eligible to compete for ABA awards. Dues are $20 per year, $50 for 3 years. Starred wins are earned by Champions and Reserve Champions in the seven bantam divisions when the number of birds competing is 100 or more.  To join, send dues to American Bantam Association, c/o Karen Unrath, P.O, Box 127, Augusta, NJ 07822. Phone #973-383-8633  Email: or visit website:

Dominique Club Of America-Special Meet

Mail dues to Vince Cooper, 2123 Southern Road, Sanford, NC  27330.  Dues are $10 for adult or $5 for junior with emailed newsletter (4 times per year) or $15 for adult and $10 for junior with mailed newsletter.  Members are eligible for club awards

American Silkie Bantam Club – Special Meet

YEARLY MEMBERSHIP DUES:Juniors (17 years and under): $21.22; Individuals: $21.22; Families: $27.47; Mail dues to:Michelle Patterson PO Box 1162 Chatsworth, Ga. 30705 or visit the website:



Specials offered by Individuals:

$5.00 Largest Entry           By:Tom & Kandy Topper

$5.00 Exhibitor traveling the furthest

$5.00 Earliest Entry received of 10 or more birds

$5.00 Best Large Fowl Delaware

$5.00 Best Large Fowl Columbian Leghorn

$5.00 Best Egyptian Goose

$10.00 Best White Crested Black Polish Bantam in Memory of Rick Porr

$25.00 Best Breed Sebright in Memory of Clarence Bennett                           By:Herb Rodgers

$15.00 Reserve Breed Sebright in Memory of Clarence Bennett

$15.00 Best Asiatic by JR in Memory of Edward Ashline

$10.00 Reserve Asiatic by JR in Memory of Edward Ashline

$10.00 Best Breed Araucana Large Fowl                               By: Kellye Shue

$ 5.00 Reserve Breed Araucana  Large Fowl

$10.00 Best Breed Araucana Bantam

$ 5.00 Reserve Breed Araucana Bantam

$10.00 Best Silkie

$ 5.00 Reserve Best Silkie

$10.00 Best Black East Indie in Memory of Charlie Peters         By: Dana Lape

$25.00 Best Large Fowl Orpington               By: Steve Topper

$10.00 Reserve Best Large Fowl Orpington

$10.00 Best East Indie         By: Greendragon Small Animal Auction

$10.00 Best Wyandotte Bantam

$10.00 Best Waterfowl             By: Kenny Merrill

$5.00 Reserve Waterfowl

$5.00 Best Mandarin Duck         By: Ron Trone

$5.00 Best Large Fowl Cochin

$5.00 Best Bantam Cochin

$10.00 Best Large Fowl Dominique By: John Hrycek

$10.00 Best Large Fowl Leghorn