Posts with tag Kennel Gazette

What’s in My Archives: Saving the Past

Few activities are focused on the present as much as dog shows. If you don’t win today the disappointment is all consuming: nothing else matters, and the feeling of rejection can be so strong it’s easy to lose all sense of proportion. It’s the same when you have a big win: you forget that this… read more

The KC Gazette – A Possible Reincarnation

ONE OF Dog World’s regular columnists, Steven Seymour, regularly writes about what he sees as the autocratic actions of the UK Kennel Club and he equally regularly calls for the KC to become more democratic and to listen and take notice not just to its members but also to the huge number of people involved… read more

Harrods' of London to Close Pet Department, Kennel Gazette to Cease Publication

IT HAS long been an issue with many in the animal welfare world in the UK that the world-famous Harrods department store had a pet department, well Dog World readers were overjoyed last week when the company announced it is to close its pet department saying it was based on ‘commercial factors only’. The department,… read more

The Kennel Club Clarifies Position on Registering Mixed Breeds

SINCE the annual general meeting of the UK Kennel Club back in May there has been growing speculation about whether the KC was about to recognize some of the more popular crossbreeds, like the Labradoodle.. Therefore when its readers received their copy of the KC’s official magazine, The Kennel Gazette, this week I suspect many… read more