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AGILITY TEAM GB ANNOUNCE PARTNERSHIP WITH HARTPURY UNIVERSITY & HARTPURY COLLEGE

The Kennel Club is delighted to announce a new partnership between Agility Team GB and Hartpury University and Hartpury College. As one of the leading education providers in agriculture, animal, equine, sport and veterinary nursing, Gloucestershire-based Hartpury University and Hartpury College joins the Kennel Club and Natural Instinct in supporting Great Britain’s top dog agility…

Richmond Championship show – Working Group and Special Beginners– JUDGE: Simon Luxmoore – 06/09/18

I would like to thank the Richmond CDS Committee for their very kind invitation to judge the Working Group and the Working Special Beginners Group at their 2019 championship show. After having reviewed the Group I short listed the Boxer, Neapolitan Mastiff, Alaskan Malamute, Bullmastiff, Newfoundland, Portuguese Water Dog, Dogue De Bordeaux, and Rottweiler for…

Welsh Kennel Club Championship show – Portuguese Water Dogs – JUDGE: Elina Haapaniemi – 18/08/18

WELSH KENNEL CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW 2019   PORTUGUESE WATER DOG   Thank you for a pleasant afternoon with the breed.  I last judged this breed three years ago at WELKS.  Looking at my report from that show it still clings true that there is considerable variation in type.  Many heads lack the necessary amount of…

Paignton Championship show – Irish Setters -Critique- Nigel Worth- 03/08/19

Paignton Championship Dog Show: 3rd August   2019 Breed: Irish Setters Judge: Nigel Worth  I thoroughly enjoyed my first appointment judging Irish Setters and was really pleased with my entry. Thank you to the committee for the invitation and the sporting way the exhibitors accepted my placings. In most classes I was spoilt for choice and…

Welsh Kennel Club Championship show – Newfoundlands – JUDGE: Elina Haapaniemi – 18/08/18

WELSH KENNEL CLUB CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW 2019   NEWFOUNDLAND   My previous appointment was in 2015 when I judged the Joint Clubs Championship Show with an excellent entry.  This time the number of dogs was rather modest, for a number of reasons I suppose.  I always very much enjoy judging Newfoundlands and have recently judged them…

Leicester City Canine Society – Alaskan Malamute, Siberian Husky & Canadian Eskimo Dog – by HUW MORRIS (CWNHAPUS) -26th August 2019

I would like to thank the committee of Leicester City Canine Society for giving me the opportunity of judging three breeds within the Working Group at this prestigious open show. I thank my Stewards for their hard work on the day and also those who exhibited their dogs under me for their enthusiasm.   ALASKAN…

Bournemouth CA Championship show – German Pinschers – JOHN  PURNELL. – 10/08/ 2019

Bournemouth   Canine  Association     Saturday 10th August 2019 My Thanks To the Society for the invitation to judge the German Pinschers today not the biggest of entries but I was very happy with the quality thanks to the exhibitors for there valued entries.   Special Beginners Dog or Bitch   No entries.   Puppy Dog Or Bitch                          …

Bournemouth CA Championship show – .Doberman – JOHN  PURNELL. – 10/08/ 2019

Bournemouth  Canine  Association                       Saturday  10th August 2019.   My thanks to the committee for the invitation to judge this show in a beautiful part of the country my thanks also to the exhibitors for there valued entries. Upset that a third of my entries were absent  74 dogs entered I actually put my hands on…