The Show Certificate of Merit was an award which could be gained from the age of 6 months,   It required you gaining 25 points in total from open shows winning Best of Breeds and Group Placings in order to receive the title. Once achieved, the title ShCM could be used at the end of the dog's name. 

The Show Certificate of Excellence now replaces the  Show Certificate of Merit,

This is a award no long given,  The Show Certificate of Excellence replaces this

Below are Dachshunds achieving A ShCM





Ch Bronia Gregorio JW ShCM VW

Owned by Marc Smith

Gained - 2014

Goodtry Ruby Tuesday at Ammaffrey ShCM

Owned by Amanda Bullis

Gained - June 2022



Ch Carpaccio Jasper from Hamoura ShCM VW

Owned by Wendy Starkey

Gained - April 2019