Posts with tag Belgium

Mechelen Entries Down Slightly

While last year’s August temperatures in Mechelen, Belgium, were almost unbearable for the International All Breed Dog Show, this year it was warm, but OK. And inside the Nekkerhalls, the dogs, handlers and visitors felt comfortable on both days. There was a loss in entries, but nothing to panic for. There were still 1,542 dogs… read more

Liège 2013 Draws More Dogs than in 2012

The Golden Dog Trophy show promised to be a very hot, late July, dog show in Liège, Belgium, this year. But after all it was not so bad. OK, it was pretty warm, but as the show was inside the new halls at the Foire Internationale de Liège, there was protection against the burning sun… read more

Best in Show at Kortrijk, Afghan HoundAfterglow Jumping Rainbows Of Sofico. Photographs by Karl Donvil.

Kortrijk Hosts 49th Show, Preps for Jubilee in 2013

Forty-nine editions ago, in 1964, the Kortrijk Eurodogshow started in Menen, a small town in the neighborhood of Kortrijk. Now it is, without any doubt, the number one show in Flanders and the strongest competitor of the national show of Belgium in Brussels. It is the most famous and best known not only in Belgium,… read more

Best in Show at Luxembourg, the Pug Kingpoint Catwalk. Photo by Karl Donvil.

Luxembourg’s 85th Biannual Show Draws 3,841 Entries

The Luxembourg Kennel Club hosts two shows a year, so the editions follow each other quickly. The show on September 1 and 2, 2012, was the 85th edition in the city of the same name as the small country north of France. Last year, the show had to be postponed due to the festivities around… read more