Further JCF breed appreciation days announced

The Kennel Club has announced further JCF-compliant breed appreciation days at which candidates will be able to take a multiple-choice exam on the breed standard, if they so wish.

The breeds and dates are as follows:


July 22

Speakers: Paul Singleton and Danny Cullen

Venue: Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

Email Paul Singleton


September 22

Speakers: Nancy and Clive Evans and friends

Venue: Stoneleigh Park, West Midlands

Contact Steve Taylor on 07970 009495

Lagotto Romagnolo

September 30

Speaker: Gael Stenton

Venue: Kingston Blount, Oxfordshire

Email Lynne Jung

English Setter

October 13

Speakers: Penny Williams, Glenis Williams, Jane Dennis and Val Isherwood

Venue: Moffat, Dumfries and Galloway

Email Christine Normansell 

Rhodesian Ridgeback

October 13

Speaker: Ann Woodrow

Venue: Bridgeford, Staffordshire

Email Gill Lawless

Cesky Terrier

October 13

Speaker: Harold Gay

Venue: Corley, West Midlands

Email Adrian Marett 

Bichon Frise

October 14

Speaker: Maureen Reynolds

Venue: Mappleborough Green, Warwickshire

Email Maureen Reynolds

Dogue de Bordeaux

October 20

Speaker: Adrian Bicknell

Venue: Roade, Northamptonshire

Email Adrian Bicknell

Field Spaniel

October 21

Speaker: Jill Holgate

Venue: Yelvertoft, Northamptonshire

Email Jill Holgate 


November 3

Speakers: Margaret Boulcott and Carole Mumby

Venue: Selby, North Yorkshire

Email Margaret Boulcott 


November 3

Speakers: David Matthews and Karin Hickson

Venue: Roade, Northamptonshire

Email Karin Hickson 


November 3

Speaker: Andrew Holland

Venue: Roade, Northamptonshire

Email Karen Bugg

Clumber Spaniel

November 18

Speaker: Ian Layfield

Venue: Coleshill, Warwickshire

Email Eunice King

Smooth Collie

March 16 2019

Speaker: Bev White

Venue: Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

Email Cathy Howard

Tibetan Spaniel

May 5 2019

Speakers: Tony Moran and Barbara Wallis-Baga

Venue: Ampthill, Bedfordshire

Email Sarah Styles

The list of breed appreciation days, as well as other seminars relating to the JCF, can be found on the Kennel Club website which is updated regularly.