Siouxline Aaron JW, a Miniature Smooth-Haired Dachshund owned by
Sue Ergis, from Poole in Dorset, has won the Junior Warrant Winner
of the Year competition final at Crufts 2016, the world's biggest
and best dog show.
Siouxline Aaron JW, who is nearly two, has had a great start to
his dog show career, winning the Junior Warrant, an award for
pedigree dogs from the ages of 6 to 18 months which have won a
series of first prizes at both Open and Championship dog
Owner, Sue Ergis, said: "This is our third Junior Warrant win now
and I really am thrilled. Aaron is a very showy dog; he loves
to show and he never lets me down, bless his little cotton
Caroline Kisko, Kennel Club Secretary said: "What a fabulous
achievement - we know there is a bright future ahead of Siouxline
Aaron as he clearly loves being in the ring. He is vibrant, happy
and healthy and clearly has a great relationship with Sue.
"The Junior Warrant is one of the highest levels of success for
young pedigree dogs and we have seen lots of fantastic dogs take
part this year. I am sure we will see them again at Crufts in years
The Junior Warrant Winner of the Year competition is held annually
and is for dogs which have gained the title of Junior Warrant
during the previous year. There were then 12 heats held throughout
the UK in 2015, with five dogs and a reserve selected by the judge
at each of the heats. These dogs were then invited to the
semi-finals at the Kennel Club's Eukanuba Discover Dogs event at
ExCeL London, where ten finalists were selected to compete at
Second place in the competition went to Keeshond Neradmik All
About The Boy For Watchkees JW, owned by Mrs M Harris.
To find out more about the Junior Warrant Winner of the Year
competition, please visit www.thekennelclub.org.uk/juniorwarrant.
The results for Crufts 2016 can be found online at www.press.fossedata.co.uk.
For free downloadable images from the Junior Warrant competition
and other competitions at Crufts 2016, please go to www.w-w-i.com/crufts_2016/.