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Kennel Club Insight-December

Kennel Club Insight-December

By The Kennel Club

Kennel Club Insight Your monthly guide to what the Kennel Club is doing for you and your dogs By the KC Press Team The Kennel Club holds a number of high-profile competitions which culminate at Crufts each year. One of our roles in the press office is to ...

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Kennel Club Insight-November

Kennel Club Insight-November

By The Kennel Club

Kennel Club Insight Your monthly guide to what the Kennel Club is doing for you and your dogs By the KC Press Team Outside the bustling period of Crufts in March, the busiest time of year for the Kennel Club press office is October when Eukanuba Discover Dogs ...

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KC Chairman Simon Luxmore's Opening Speech At SGM

KC Chairman Simon Luxmore's Opening Speech At SGM

By The Kennel Club

KENNEL CLUB SPECIAL GENERAL MEETING 7 NOVEMBER 2017 Address by Kennel Club Chairman, Simon Luxmoore Before we move to the various proposals and presentations before you today, I wanted to talk to you about a number of matters not covered elsewhere on your agenda and to update you ...

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NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR MAJOR CRUFTS AWARD THAT RECOGNISES OUTSTANDING YOUNG PEOPLE

NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR MAJOR CRUFTS AWARD THAT RECOGNISES OUTSTANDING YOUNG PEOPLE

By The Kennel Club

NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR MAJOR CRUFTS AWARD THAT RECOGNISES OUTSTANDING YOUNG PEOPLE The Young Kennel Club (YKC) is on the hunt for nominations for the next Shaun McAlpine Outstanding Young Person of the Year, which will be awarded at the world’s greatest dog show, Crufts 2018. Through five different categories, ...

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Kennel Club Respond To Border Terrier DNA Test

Kennel Club Respond To Border Terrier DNA Test

By The Kennel Club

NEW DNA TESTING SCHEME FOR BORDER TERRIERS The Kennel Club has approved a new official DNA testing scheme for Spongiform LeucoEncephaloMyelopathy (SLEM) in Border Terriers, following consultation with the breed health coordinator on behalf of the breed clubs. SLEM, sometimes referred to as ‘shaking puppy syndrome’, is hereditary and ...

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OPPORTUNITY FOR AGILITY CLUBS TO HOST OLYMPIA & DISCOVER DOG QUALIFIERS IN 2018

OPPORTUNITY FOR AGILITY CLUBS TO HOST OLYMPIA & DISCOVER DOG QUALIFIERS IN 2018

By The Kennel Club

OPPORTUNITY FOR AGILITY CLUBS TO HOST OLYMPIA & DISCOVER DOG QUALIFIERS IN 2018 The Kennel Club is offering registered agility clubs the opportunity to host qualifiers for Olympia and Discover Dogs 2018 after the withdrawal of three societies. The following heats are on offer: ...

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Junior Warrant Finalists Chosen

Junior Warrant Finalists Chosen

By The Kennel Club

TEN FINALISTS CHOSEN FOR CRUFTS JUNIOR WARRANT FINAL The Kennel Club Junior Warrant Winner of the Year competition semi-finals took place last weekend at London’s biggest dog event, Eukanuba Discover Dogs at ExCeL London, with 64 top young dogs competing for just ten places in the final, which will be ...

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SIX CROSSBREEDS TO HEAD TO CRUFTS FOR SCRUFFTS FINAL

SIX CROSSBREEDS TO HEAD TO CRUFTS FOR SCRUFFTS FINAL

By The Kennel Club

SIX CROSSBREEDS TO HEAD TO CRUFTS FOR SCRUFFTS FINAL This year’s Scruffts competition attracted over 1,300 crossbreeds and their owners, but just six have made it all the way, winning a place in the final at Crufts for the Scruffts Family Crossbreed Dog of the Year final next year. ...

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Kennel Club Insight-October

Kennel Club Insight-October

By The Kennel Club

Kennel Club Insight Your monthly guide to what the KC is doing for you and your dogs by the press team at the KC September saw the Kennel Club create history with the opening of two new centres, one being the opening of Emblehope and Burngrange Estate and the second ...

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Kennel Club Search For Trainer Of The Year

Kennel Club Search For Trainer Of The Year

By The Kennel Club

THE SEARCH IS ON FOR THE KCAI TRAINER OF THE YEAR Following the overwhelming success of the Kennel Club Accredited Instructors Scheme (KCAI Scheme) Trainer of the Year Award since its introduction in 2014, the search has begun to find the 2017 winner. The purpose of the ...

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Crufts Judges For 2018 & 2019

Crufts Judges For 2018 & 2019

By The Kennel Club

CRUFTS JUDGES ...

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Kennel Club Vs Newcastle-under-Lyme On Rehome Issues

Kennel Club Vs Newcastle-under-Lyme On Rehome Issues

By The Kennel Club

KENNEL CLUB DISMAY AT POLICY THAT COULD STOP LOST DOGS BEING REUNITED WITH POOREST OWNERS The Kennel Club has expressed its dismay at a proposal that could see more dogs being destroyed or sent to rehoming centres, if their owners can’t immediately afford the fine owed, which was discussed last ...

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Kennel Club Insight-September

Kennel Club Insight-September

By The Kennel Club

Kennel Club Insight Your monthly guide to what the KC is doing for you and your dogs by The Press Team at the KC The Kennel Club press office ensured that the important message of puppy buyers going to a responsible breeder was to the fore in early September during ...

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Complete Your Entries With Care Say Kennel Club

Complete Your Entries With Care Say Kennel Club

By The Kennel Club

KENNEL CLUB REITERATES IMPORTANCE OF FILLING OUT ENTRY FORMS CORRECTLY The Kennel Club would like to issue a further reminder to exhibitors about the importance of filling out entry forms accurately. Over the past year, the Kennel Club has seen an increase in the number of awards which have ...

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Kennel Club Invite Q&A On Judges Competency Framework

Kennel Club Invite Q&A On Judges Competency Framework

By The Kennel Club

JUDGES COMPETENCY FRAMEWORK – KENNEL CLUB ISSUES THIRD SET OF QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS A number of clubs and individuals have contacted the Kennel Club to seek clarification on various issues concerning the press announcement made about the Judges Competency Framework (JCF) in April 2017. The JCF working party has therefore ...

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  KENNEL CLUB’S NEW CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE FOR WORKING DOGS OPENS IN NORTHUMBERLAND

KENNEL CLUB’S NEW CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE FOR WORKING DOGS OPENS IN NORTHUMBERLAND

By The Kennel Club

KENNEL CLUB’S NEW CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE FOR WORKING DOGS OPENS IN NORTHUMBERLAND Gundogs and gundog clubs gathered in Northumberland on Saturday 2nd and Sunday 3rd September 2017 for the official opening of the Kennel Club’s Emblehope and Burngrange Estate, which the Kennel Club aims to develop as a ...

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Heelwork To Music UK Team Does The Double!!!

Heelwork To Music UK Team Does The Double!!!

By The Kennel Club

HEELWORK TO MUSIC TEAM GB WINS HISTORIC DOUBLE AT OPEN EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIPS The members of Heelwork to Music Team GB flew the flag for their country with great effect when they came first in both team competitions at the Open European Championships in Belgium over the weekend ...

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Updates From The Kennel Club For Assured Breeders. BAER Test For Dalmatians Now A Requirement

Updates From The Kennel Club For Assured Breeders. BAER Test For Dalmatians Now A Requirement

By The Kennel Club

LATEST UPDATES TO THE KENNEL CLUB ASSURED BREEDER SCHEME The Kennel Club has announced the most recent updates to the Breed-Specific Health Testing and Screening Schedule for its Assured Breeder Scheme (ABS), aimed to further improve dog health and promote responsible breeding. There are changes to the requirements and ...

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Kennel Club Insight For August

Kennel Club Insight For August

By The Kennel Club

People tend to think of communications work in relation to print, broadcast and digital media. However, the communications work of the Kennel Club involves a whole range of other activities that enable the Kennel Club to get its messages into the public domain. One way in which the Kennel ...

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