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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Are you ready to own a dog? There’s a lot to think about, from time and finances, to lifestyle changes.

Be Puppywise

While getting a puppy is an incredibly exciting time, there’s a lot to consider and it can be hard to know where to begin.


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 sleep so much | The Kennel Club

Why does my puppy sleep so much?

There are several different reasons why your new puppy is sleeping - sometimes life can be overwhelming for puppies when they're young and learning so many new things.


Keep your dog safe during winter

Some dogs are naturals in the cold weather, whereas some will need a bit more love and care to keep them comfortable. We'll make sure your best four legged friend is happy this winter.

Ringworm in dogs

Ringworm in dogs

Despite the name, ringworm actually has nothing to do with worms at all. Ringworm in dogs is actually a fungal infection. Find out more about ringworm in dogs and how to prevent your dog from getting it.


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.