The world's best obedience dogs were revealed at the NEC in
Birmingham during Crufts 2016. This year, Wales won the coveted top
spot in the Obedience World Cup at the world's greatest dog
The international event saw six countries compete in teams of
three handlers and their dogs for the Obedience World Cup, in a
competition that rewards the hard work of both dog and handler,
encouraging responsible ownership and dog behaviour on an
The following competitors were part of the winning team:
- Jane Walker and Mair
- Michelle Dunscombe and Maverick
- Katy Girdler and Tyler
The English and Scottish teams came in second and third place
Caroline Kisko, Kennel Club Secretary said: "Top obedience
competitors from around the world come to showcase their abilities
at the world's biggest and best dog show. Congratulations to Wales
on their fantastic success."
Crufts took place from 10th - 13th March 2015 at the NEC,
Birmingham. For more information, please visit www.crufts.org.uk.
The results for Crufts 2016 can be found online at www.press.fossedata.co.uk.
For free downloadable images from Crufts 2016, please go to www.w-w-i.com/crufts_2016/.