The Kennel Club and The Kennel Club Charities Emergency Relief Initiative
3:50pm on Thursday 2nd April 2020
The Kennel Club, the Kennel Club Charitable Trust (KCCT) and the Kennel Club Educational Trust (KCET) have announced their intention to support canine organisations in their communities which may be suffering genuine financial hardship as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
Shetland Sheepdogs Hailed Nations Most Obedient Breed After Winning 'Obreedience’ Final at Crufts
1:54pm on Tuesday 31st March 2020
A team of four Shetland Sheepdogs won the Obreedience competition at the world’s biggest dog event, Crufts on Thursday 5th March.
Obedience Liaison Council meeting 23 July 2020
4:37pm on Tuesday 31st March 2020
The next meeting of the Kennel Club Obedience Liaison Council is scheduled to be held at the Kennel Club in London on Thursday 23 July 2020. Proposals for inclusion on the agenda should reach the Obedience Liaison Council Secretary by 24 April.
Working Trials Liaison Council meeting 16 July 2020
4:37pm on Tuesday 31st March 2020
The next meeting of the Kennel Club Working Trials Liaison Council is scheduled to be held at the Kennel Club in London on Thursday 16 July 2020. Proposals for inclusion on the agenda should reach the Working Trials Liaison Council Secretary by 24 April.
Kennel Club calls on council leaders to relax restrictions on dog walking areas to aid social distancing
4:22pm on Tuesday 31st March 2020
The Kennel Club is urging local councils to do more to help dog walkers stay safe and responsible during the current lockdown period and ensure they can adhere to the social distancing measures following the passage of emergency Government legislation, which restricts people from leaving their homes other than for essential activities including taking daily exercise.
Agility Liaison Council meeting 9 July 2020
3:36pm on Tuesday 31st March 2020
The next meeting of the Kennel Club Agility Liaison Council is scheduled to be held at the Kennel Club in London on Thursday 9 July 2020. Proposals for inclusion on the agenda should reach the Agility Liaison Council Secretary by 24 April.
Code of Best Practice Updated For Breed Appreciation Days and Multiple Choice Exams
2:59pm on Monday 30th March 2020
The Kennel Club has announced that, following consideration of the recommendations put forward by the JCF Independent Review Panel together with the results from the JCF survey commissioned by the Kennel Club, the Code of Best Practice has been updated for Breed Appreciation Days (BADs) and Multiple Choice Exams (MCEs).
Curly Coated Retriever from Coalville wins Gamekeepers Classes at Crufts 2020
8:55pm on Friday 13th March 2020
A Curly Coated Retriever from Coalville in Leicestershire, owned by Dawn Hall and handler Brian Twigger, has been declared the overall winner of the Gamekeepers Classes at Crufts 2020.
GCDS award winners announced at Crufts
8:55pm on Thursday 12th March 2020
The winners of the annual Good Citizen Dog Scheme (GCDS) awards were announced at the world’s greatest dog show, Crufts, on Sunday 8th March.
Kennel Club and Charitable and Educational Trusts announce emergency relief fund
1:08pm on Tuesday 24th March 2020
The Kennel Club, The Kennel Club Charitable Trust and The Kennel Club Educational Trust have today (24 March) announced the creation of an emergency relief fund to support dog rescue centres and other canine organisations affected by the coronavirus pandemic.