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Fourteen organisations receive support from the Kennel Club Educational Trust during the Covid-19 pandemic
11:40am on Tuesday 2nd June 2020
In April, the Kennel Club, the Kennel Club Educational Trust (KCET) and the Kennel Club Charitable Trust announced their intention to support canine organisations in their communities which may be suffering financial hardship as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

The Young Kennel Club online dog show attracts hundreds of entries from across the UK
5:13pm on Monday 1st June 2020
The Young Kennel Club online dog show has drawn to a conclusion after 17 consecutive days of classes, which attracted more than 1,100 entries from all corners of the UK, culminating in Romeo, a two year-old Cocker Spaniel, owned by Ruby-Mae Brooks from York, being crowned the overall winner.

Deerhound breeder wins award for her work in her breed’s health
4:00pm on Monday 1st June 2020
Dr Sarah Helps, from Amersham, Buckinghamshire has been recognised at the International Canine Health Awards, one of the largest and most prestigious veterinary awards in the world, for her work in improving the health of man’s best friend.

Kennel Club Charitable Trust reopens emergency relief fund
5:53pm on Tuesday 26th May 2020
Following the success of the Kennel Club Charitable Trust and Our Dogs Appeal, the KCCT is reopening the emergency relief fund it ran throughout April to support the smaller dog rescue centres and other canine organisations affected by the coronavirus pandemic. The deadline for new applications is 11th June 2020.

Kennel Club creates list of 'lost' first-time Championship show appointments to assist Show Societies
8:36am on Thursday 21st May 2020
The Kennel Club has created a list of the first-time championship show judging appointments cancelled so far this year, in order to assist societies when planning to issue future judging invitations.

Kennel Club Charitable Trust supports therapy dog projects to help disadvantaged young people in Gloucestershire
4:53pm on Wednesday 20th May 2020
The Kennel Club Charitable Trust is supporting the therapy programme of Young Gloucestershire, a charitable organisation that helps young people from disadvantaged backgrounds to gain tools and skills for a better life, by providing funds for training and employment of a therapy dog and a handler.

Dog owners warned about warm weather amid lockdown easing
8:54am on Wednesday 20th May 2020
The Kennel Club urges owners to check before they travel as many garden centres and destinations no longer dog-friendly due to coronavirus

Twenty rescue charities benefit from Kennel Club Charitable Trust emergency funding: appeal in Our Dogs raises £40K so far
5:08pm on Tuesday 19th May 2020
In April, the Kennel Club, the Kennel Club Charitable Trust (KCCT) and the Kennel Club Educational Trust (KCET) announced their intention to support canine organisations in their communities which may be suffering genuine financial hardship as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

Winners of Europe's most prestigious veterinary awards revealed
12:00pm on Thursday 14th May 2020
A pioneering professor in veterinary molecular genetics, an internationally renowned professor in canine haematology and hereditary diseases, an MPhil student researching the pathophysiology of diabetes in dogs and a devoted Deerhound breed health coordinator have been announced as the winners of Europe’s most prestigious veterinary awards.

Statement on COVID-19 and Kennel Club events – 13 May 2020
2:02pm on Wednesday 13th May 2020
The safety and security of competitors, spectators, volunteers and staff at Kennel Club events continues to be of paramount importance. In light of the continued restrictions as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Kennel Club has taken the decision with regret to extend its strong recommendation that clubs and societies cancel forthcoming events until the end of September and that serious consideration should be given to events due to be held after this date.