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Statement re agility jump height research for the Dog Health Group (DHG) from the Activities Health and Welfare Sub-Group (AHWSG)
Canine Activities - 19th February 2018 - 11:42 AM

In recent years, there has been much discussion and debate about the “correct” height of jump for agility dogs to traverse. At present, dogs within their respective height (to the withers) category (small, medium or large), are expected to traverse jumps of set height (350mm, 450mm or 650mm), although as of January 2016, a “lower height option (LHO)” was introduced, allowing dogs to compete in their height category, but jumping 100mm lower.

The Agility Team GB Performance Weekend Report
Canine Activities - 26th April 2017 - 12:00 AM

The Agility Team GB Performance Weekend took place on 22nd and 23rd April, supported by the Agility Enthusiasts Show held on the Lincolnshire Showground. Read more.

Crufts 2017 Agility Judges' Interview
Canine Activities - 5th April 2017 - 11:30 AM

The Kennel Club interviews agility judges Bill Glover, Alan Bray and Nick Robson.

Crufts Judges Interviews 2017
Canine Activities - 4th April 2017 - 12:00 PM

The Kennel Club interviews obedience judges Alan Gresty and Lee Lampert, discussing the joys and challenges of obedience judging.

Olympia Report
Canine Activities - 6th January 2017 - 1:00 PM

New Kennel Club Olympia Agility Manager Laura Richardson writes about the spectacular day out at Olympia 2016 for the Agility competition. Read more.

Young Kennel Club - Squad Day
Canine Activities - 6th January 2017 - 12:00 PM

The Young Kennel Club Team GB first try out day was held on 4th December 2016 at Nottingham Trent University. For the first time the try out day was being held alongside the Team GB Agility Squad, providing a lot of atmosphere for all of the competitors. Read more.

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