Posts with tag dogworld-UK

Crufts – there's an App for that

Countdown to Crufts! With only less than a week before the Show now is a Great time to Download the App for your Smartphone! The greatest dog show on earth is on a phone near you. The Crufts app has been updated for Crufts 2014, to give you all the latest dog news and updates… read more


Fast Judges Earn Incomplete Grade

THIS WEEK I’d like to introduce you to another of our columnists, this time Geraldine Cove-Print. Geraldine writes a weekly column usually focussing on issues surrounding rescue but every so often she looks more widely at the show scene and gives us the benefit of her experience as an exhibitor and observer. In a column… read more


Crufts entry highest for four years

MORE THAN 21,500 dogs are entered at Crufts this year, the highest since 2010 when the total was 21,947. This year’s entry of 21,564 dogs, including the Obedience Championships and gamekeepers’ classes – but not the Agility Championships which have another 50 dogs – is an increase of nearly five per cent on 2013’s figure… read more


Breaking News -KC plans canine centres worth £4.5m paid for by £12m property deal

THE KENNEL Club is considering buying sites to the value of £4.5m to be used for ‘multiple canine activities’. The money will come from the £12m the club will receive from the sale of its property in Clarges Street, London, to British Land plc. At a special meeting on December 12 members will be asked… read more

Newfoundland art at the Kennel Club by Nick Waters

Few breeds of dog have such a fascinating and romantic background as the Newfoundland. Even its size commands attention. Immortalised in literature by Lord Byron and J M Barrie, in art by Sir Edwin Landseer, companion and work horse for man as he explored new boundaries, and the hero in countless stories of bravery and… read more

Dog World-UK Survey: What would make you exhibit more often?

Back in July Dog World launched a survey of its readers.   We asked them a simple question “what would make you exhibit more often?” The decision to run the survey was an easy one, every weekend our team is out at shows and every weekend we hear the frustrations of exhibitors who believe no one has… read more

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