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Small/Mixi Pairs Winners Announced At Discover Dogs

11 November 2013    09:00
Ryan and Ann Hennessy

Ryan Hennessy and Ann Hennessy with Shandon's Busy Little Fizzy and Shandon's Slinky Little Inky beat 12 other dogs and handlers to win the Small/Mixi Pairs Final at the Kennel Club's Discover Dogs event at Earls Court on Saturday 9thNovember.

Caroline Kisko, Kennel Club Secretary says: "Discover Dogs is a wonderful celebration of dogs and is London's biggest dog event. The Small/Mixi Pairs Finals is a fantastic competition and a highlight on the schedule every year. Congratulations to all the handlers and dogs for a tremendous performance."

Handlers and dogs qualified to take part in the prestigious finals by gaining points at qualifying heats held at agility shows across the country during 2013. 

The Small/Mixi Pairs Challenge consists of eight heats of jumping. The competition is open to small dogs (35cm or under at the withers), partnering either a medium dog (over 35cm but 43cm or under at the withers) or a large dog (over 43cm in height), with heats scheduled as a special combined class for all grades of dog.

1st - Ryan Hennessy and Ann Hennessy with Shandons Busy Little Fizzy and Shandon's Slinky Little Inky

2nd - Lou Cadman and Amanda Hampson with A Moment Of Madness and Winfren and Vulpecula Kayla

3rd - Chris Stamp and Sally Walker with Raeannes Take That and Tan Bellina

Discover Dogs took place on 9-10thNovember at Earls Court, London and attracted a crowd of over 34,000 over the two days. For further information, please visit


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