Posts with tag Andrew Brace

Best in Show in Mechelen under Andrew Brace was the Smooth Miniature Dachshund Ch. Grandgables Ms Just A Tease, owned by Philippe Meier from the Netherlands. Photo by Karl Donvil.

Steaming Temperatures – Mechelen 2012

Days before the dog show in Mechelen, Belgium, the media warned that, after a wet and cold July, the weekend of August 18-19 could break the record for the highest temperature ever in Belgium, 101.8 degrees F, set in 1947. Temperatures climbed on Saturday to over 95 degrees and, on Sunday, it came close to… read more


Grassroots Movement Begins in Reaction to Crufts Barring Dogs from Competition

On the evening of March 16, 2012, following the Crufts dog show, 320 fanciers gathered at the National Motorcycle Museum near the National Exhibition Center in Birmingham, England, to discuss the fallout from this year’s requirement that 15 “high-profile breeds” undergo veterinary examinations before being allowed to compete in the Groups. As most of our… read more