Posts with tag United Kingdom


The World’s Top Dogs: Best of Britain 2012

By now it’s old news that the battle for Top Dog at AKC all-breed shows 2012 came down to a close call between the German Wirehaired Pointer GCh. Mt. View’s Ripsnorter Silver Charm and the English Springer Spaniel GCh. Wynmoor Champagne Supernova. The former won by a couple of thousand points, which sounds like a… read more


Emma Echols on Showing at Crufts

“Good morning ladies and gentlemen, mums and dads, brothers and sisters, friends and supporters,” said Peter Purves, the commentator of the International Junior Handling Finals of Crufts 2012. He went on to announce the Juniors into the ring one at a time. Then he continued, “These outstanding young talents have already competed at the very… read more


Crazy for Crufts, Plus a Mini Interview with Emma Echols

One of the biggest shows of the year takes place this week. That’s right, we’re talking about Crufts! Now, this show is not necessarily a hop, skip and a jump from my home in Utah. In fact, it’s held across the pond in one of the most beautiful dog-loving places on earth – the United… read more