Southern Team Wins Obedience Inter-Regional Team Events

The South were crowned winners in the Inter-Regional Obedience Team Event on Thursday 6th March at the world's greatest dog show, Crufts.

Seven teams competed, representing the following UK regions: Scotland, Northern, Midlands, Western, South, Wales and Northern Ireland.  All five levels of obedience competition were on show, and showcased a range of breeds and competition levels in obedience. Each team had seven handlers and dogs, comprising one beginner, two novices, two Class A handlers, one Class B handler and one Class C handler.

The following competitors were part of the winning team:

  • Alice Cornish & Molly
  • Teresa Mills & Connie
  • Sharan Wicks & Shady
  • Donna Bastin & Wurzel
  • Lorraine Gardiner & Luthi
  • Sally Davis & Music
  • Teresa Davies & Lu

Caroline Kisko, Kennel Club Secretary said: "The Inter-Regional team event showcased the dedication of dogs and handlers to compete and be successful in obedience. This competition has run for many years and the teams work hard to do their best. It is always a closely fought event. Congratulations to the Southern team on their fantastic success."

Crufts takes place from 6 - 9 March 2014 at the NEC, Birmingham. For more information visit

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