The Kennel Gazette will cease publication at the end of the year
and will be replaced by the monthly digital Kennel Club Journal
from January 2014.
The Kennel Club Journal will include a column from the Chairman,
all the current information about events, the field trials
calendar, announcements of General Committee decisions relating to
Registration of Title, Breed Standard amendments, disciplinary and
disqualification notices, judging announcements, field officer
visits and other activities related notices. It will also
publish announcements relating to new Members and Associates,
current fees, recently granted kennel names and the seminar diary.
The exact format and content will be confirmed in more detail in
The Kennel Club Journal will be available on the Kennel Club
website and a link to it will be emailed to Members, Associates and
Club Secretaries. Print copies will be available to Members,
Associates and Club Secretaries who do not have email access but
who currently receive the Kennel Gazette as part of their
membership package or club registration.
All Members, Associates and Club Secretaries have been written
to, while Affiliates and Kennel Gazette subscribers will be written
to at the end of August with information about their subscription
Caroline Kisko, Kennel Club Secretary, said: "In line with the
majority of businesses, we are switching over to a more cost
effective digital publication which will replace the Kennel
Gazette. Our Kennel Gazette readership survey showed us that the
events and notices section of the publication was the most popular
and frequently read part of the magazine, and this will be
reflected in the content of the new online Kennel Club Journal.
"We bid the Kennel Gazette a fond farewell but this is a step
forward that reflects the changing nature of communication, and we
look forward to delivering an informative Kennel Club Journal in
For queries or further information please contact the Kennel
Club publications department firstname.lastname@example.org
or phone 020 7518 1016.