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Announcement    26 May 2017 09:30
Breeds Liaison Council Has Questions Answered About Judges Competency Framework

How the mentoring system for judges will work, what the Kennel Club Academy will offer judges and when the pilot scheme for the Judges Competency Framework (JCF) will begin – such topics were covered at a meeting of the Breeds Liaison Council.

Health    26 May 2017 13:44
New Pilot Heart Scheme For Cavaliers Being Developed

A pilot for a new heart scheme for Cavalier King Charles Spaniels is being developed by the Kennel Club and veterinary cardiologists in conjunction with Cavalier breed clubs. Read more.

Law and Government    25 May 2017 10:25
Kennel Club’s Manifesto For Dogs Updated Ahead Of Snap General Election

The Kennel Club’s ‘A Dog’s Life’ manifesto makes recommendations for a new Government on measures which need to be taken to improve dog welfare at every stage of life - and it has been updated to consider the implications and opportunities around Brexit. Read more.

Announcement    25 May 2017 14:59
New DNA Testing Schemes For Jack Russell Terriers

The Kennel Club has approved three new official DNA testing schemes in Jack Russell Terriers for late onset ataxia (LOA), spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA) and primary lens luxation (PLL). Read more.

Announcement    25 May 2017 15:12
Thousands of Canines Head to Preston for Huge Dog Show Featuring Over 200 Breeds

British and Irish native dog breeds will be among the more than 7,000 dogs which will descend Redwood Park in Inskip from 23rd - 25th June for the popular Blackpool Championship Dog Show. Read more.

Announcement    25 May 2017 16:47
Kennel Club Question Time Heads to Berkshire

The views of dog owners are being sought in Berkshire and the Home Counties and surrounding areas as the Kennel Club’s Question Time event visits Newbury this July.

Announcement    24 May 2017 10:51
Thousands of Canines Head to Windsor for Largest Dog Show in South of England

British and Irish native dog breeds will be among the more than 9,000 dogs which will descend on Home Park, Windsor from 29th June – 2nd July for the popular Windsor Championship Dog Show. Read more.

Announcement    24 May 2017 09:52
The Most Important Dog Statue Since Greyfriars Bobby

A bronze statue of ‘Old Ginger’, the recognised father of today’s Dandie Dinmont Terrier breed, will be unveiled on Sunday 4th June in honour of the breed’s 175th birthday. Read more.

Announcement    24 May 2017 15:45
Winners Of Europe’s Most Prestigious Veterinary Awards Revealed

The winners of the International Canine Health Awards 2017 have been announced. Click to find out the winners.

Announcement    23 May 2017 14:16
Native Dog Breed Could Face Bleak Future

New registration statistics released by the Kennel Club reveal that numbers of Irish Red and White Setters have fallen so low in the UK that the breed is at risk of disappearing for good. Read more.

Announcement    22 May 2017 21:22
Changes to Heelwork to Music Regulations

The Kennel Club has recently approved a change to the regulations for heelwork to music. Read more.

Announcement    22 May 2017 14:51
Agenda for Obedience Liaison Council Meeting on 20th July 2017

The agenda for the Kennel Club Obedience Liaison Council meeting, due to be held on 20th July 2017, has been released. Read more.

Announcement    19 May 2017 21:14
Changes to Obedience Regulations

The Kennel Club has recently approved a change to the regulations for obedience. Click to learn more.

Announcement    19 May 2017 21:30
Changes to Bloodhound Trials Regulations

The Kennel Club has recently approved a change to the regulations for Bloodhound trials. Read more.

Announcement    19 May 2017 21:39
Kennel Club Announces Changes to Judges Seminars for Agility

The Kennel Club has announced changes to the way prospective agility judges qualify for their first appointments. Read more.

Announcement    18 May 2017 09:16
The Kennel Club Announces Eighteen New Dogs And Handlers For Agility Team GB 2018

The Kennel Club has announced 18 new dogs and handlers who have been selected onto the 2018 development programme for Agility Team GB. Click to read more.

Announcement    18 May 2017 12:20
Somerset Crossbreeds Given The Chance To Qualify For Crufts

Scruffts is looking for local top dogs as it comes to the Bath Canine Society Championship Dog show at Bannerdown, Bath on Saturday 27th May. Read more.

Announcement    17 May 2017 14:36
Agenda for Agility Liaison Council Meeting on 13th July 2017

The agenda for the Kennel Club Agility Liaison Council meeting, due to be held on 13th July 2017, has been released. Read more.

Announcement    15 May 2017 09:17
Breed Supported Entry Classes to Enhance Open Show Scene

To enhance the open show scene, each breed club will sponsor classes for its breed at a minimum of two general open shows per year. Click to read more.

Announcement    12 May 2017 16:21
Thousands of Canines Head to Kelso for Huge Dog Show Featuring over 200 Pedigree Breeds

British and Irish native dog breeds will be among the almost 6,000 dogs which will descend on Springwood Park in Kelso on 17th and 18th June for the popular Border Union Dog Show. Read more.

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