Natasha Wise from Long Buckby, Northamptonshire, and her Border
Collie, Dizzy, won one of the country's most prestigious agility
competitions after triumphing in the Kennel Club Agility
Championships at Crufts on Sunday 13th March.
Three-time agility world champions Dizzy and Natasha, won in the
medium category for after competing against other dogs and handlers
in both jumping and agility.
Large, medium and small dogs and their handlers who had won an
Agility Certificate at a championship show in 2015 took part in the
Kennel Club Agility Championships to compete for the title of
Agility Champion within their height category.
Proud Natasha said on the day: "I'm over the moon to win - it
always amazes me how well Dizzy does. I really felt the
emotion in the crowd too - it was really full and everyone being
knowledgeable really helps."
Caroline Kisko, Kennel Club Secretary, said: "The Agility
Championships is the most prestigious of all the agility
competitions at Crufts. The championships this year were of a very
high standard and it was a hotly contested final.
"Dizzy and Natasha's performance at Crufts was brilliant and
they worked very well as a team, which is crucial when competing at
such a high level in agility. We would like to congratulate them on
Crufts took place from 10th - 13th March 2016 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/.