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Last chance to nominate for prestigious International Canine Health Awards 2020
Announcement - 16th January 2020 - 12:27 PM
Nominations are still open for the International Canine Health Awards, which are run by the Kennel Club Charitable Trust and include substantial cash prizes donated by Vernon and Shirley Hill, founders of Metro Bank, to go towards new or continued research. The deadline for all submissions in 31st January 2020 so those wishing to nominate themselves or a peer have just two weeks left to submit details
Registration of dogs of merle colouring
Announcement - 9th January 2020 - 11:28 AM
The Kennel Club has announced that it will no longer accept registration applications for merle-coloured dogs in breeds where there is no documented evidence of the colour having been well established over a sustained period.
Each group to have AVNSC and imported register classes at open and championship shows
Announcement - 8th January 2020 - 2:12 PM
General and group show societies must schedule at least one AV Imported Breed Register class for each group at open and championship shows with immediate effect, the Kennel Club has announced. This mirrors the requirement that at least one AVNSC class, where relevant, must also be scheduled for each group at these types of show.
Another successful UKAS audit for Kennel Club Assured Breeder Scheme
Announcement - 3rd January 2020 - 12:20 PM
The Kennel Club has once again received a successful UKAS audit, its sixth since being granted accreditation by the UK’s foremost accreditation body in 2013.
‘Have A Go’ dog show, offering advice to newcomers, to be held in Stafford
Announcement - 30th December 2019 - 12:41 PM
Have you ever watched Crufts on television and dreamed of showing your dog but didn’t know how to go about it? Maybe you recently bought a dog and are curious about dog showing? Or perhaps you don’t even own a dog at present but are interested in seeing what dog shows are all about?
No changes to Kennel Club stud book bands for 2020
Announcement - 16th December 2019 - 12:26 PM
The Kennel Club has announced that there will be no changes to the Stud Book bands for 2020. Therefore all breeds will remain in the same bands as for 2019; this will apply for all shows until to 31 December 2020.

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