The Kennel Club, the UK's largest organisation dedicated to the
health and welfare of dogs, has announced a new three-year
partnership with Eukanuba, the Kennel Club's partner in pet
nutrition. As part of this renewed partnership, the Kennel Club and
Eukanuba will support the UK's working gundogs and some of the most
prestigious working gundog competitions in the country.
The programme includes support of the Kennel Club Cocker Spaniel
Championship, the Kennel Club Gundog Working Test at Chatsworth and
the Kennel Club's Gundog Training Days for Novice Handlers.
Rosemary Smart, Kennel Club Chief Executive, said: "We are
delighted that Eukanuba has chosen to further support the UK's
working gundogs with a new three-year partnership with the Kennel
"Working gundog activities are becoming more and more popular in
the UK, with many of the country's most fit and highly skilled
working dogs competing at Kennel Club field trials and
Championships. As leading pet nutritionists, Eukanuba are the
perfect partner to support these canine athletes that put their
natural instincts to good use in the field and are kept happy and
healthy through doing so.
"We are very excited to work together over the next three years
and are looking forward to the positive impact that this will have
on the UK's working gundogs and their owners."
Annaliese Reekie, Eukanuba UK Commercial Director, said:
"Eukanuba sees working dogs as highly skilled, extraordinary
athletes, and as such Eukanuba provides premium performance
nutrition to keep hard working active dogs, at the top of their
"We have a long history of supporting working gundogs and
are thrilled to be able to work with the Kennel Club for the next
three years. We are eagerly awaiting the arrival of the Cocker
Spaniel Championship, the Kennel Club's Gundog Working Test and
Gundog Training Days for Novice Handlers."
More information on field trials and working gundogs can be
found at www.thekennelclub.org.uk/fieldtrials
or find out more about Eukanuba visit www.eukanuba.co.uk.