Royal Prefix for The Kennel Club

We are delighted that we have been granted a Royal Prefix that coincides with our celebration of 150 years of making a positive difference for dogs and their owners.
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Read our annual review

We shared our results at our annual general meeting on Tuesday 13 June and now invite everyone to join us in celebrating some of our achievements and the important work that took place during 2022.
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Christmas advent calendar 2024

Enter our Christmas competition to win one of our amazing prizes! Follow us on Facebook and Instagram to find out how to enter. T&Cs apply.

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Want to DNA test your dog?

Our DNA Testing Services offer a simple, cost-effective and easy-to-use alternative, that only requires one kit.

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Why does my puppy breathe so fast? | The Kennel Club

Why does my puppy breathe so fast?

Understanding the reasons behind a puppy's fast breathing is crucial for ensuring their well-being and addressing any potential health concerns.

Why is my dog hiding food? | The Kennel Club

Why is my dog hiding food?

Understanding why dogs engage in different behaviour as food hiding sheds light on their natural instincts and provides insight into their unique relationship with food.

Why does my dog bite themselves | The Kennel Club

Why does my dog bite themselves?

Excessive biting can be a cause for concern. Understanding why dogs bite themselves is crucial for addressing the root cause and ensuring your pet's well-being.


Everything you need to know about getting a dog

Everything you need to know

Getting your first dog is one of the most exciting things you will ever do! We have made a step-by-step guide to help you on your way. 

Find the right breed for you

With 222 pedigree dog breeds, finding one that's perfect for you can be difficult. Explore our Breeds A to Z to discover the ideal breed. 

Find a puppy or a rescue dog

Ready to buy a dog? Why not use our Find a Puppy service, whether you're looking for a pedigree puppy or a rescue dog.