KC confirms Crufts 2021 group and BIS judges THE KC has confirmed its Best in Show and group judges for Crufts 2021. BIS will be judged by Ann Ingram.
Last week’s report on the KC AGM was able only to outline the Board election results, the results of the various votes and a summary of the items discussed at the recent KC AGM.
The Kennel Club Annual General Meeting took place on Tuesday at a new venue - the Park Plaza Victoria Hotel near to Victoria Station.
The owner of the first winner of the Kennel Club’s new-style Junior Warrant (JW) award has been so encouraged by her dog’s success that she has vowed to try and attain his Open Show Winner (OSW) title too.
Mark Cocozza has resigned from his roles as chairman and member of the Finance Committee, the Kennel Club has announced.
The Kennel Club Annual General Meeting will this year take place on May 21st at a new venue - the Park Plaza Victoria Hotel near to Victoria Station.
OUR DOGS has learnt that a high profile complaint brought by Blackpool Secretary and championship show judge Steve Hall against former KC Board Member Mark Cocozza, has been dismissed by the Kennel Club without needing a formal hearing.
The Kennel Club has approved two new official DNA testing schemes for the Leonberger, for Leonberger Polyneuropathy (LPN2) and Leukoencephalomyelopath (LEMP), following consultation with the breed’s health coordinator on behalf of the breed clubs.
The overseas entry numbers for Crufts are now available and this year there will be 3,611 dogs entered from outside the UK as compared to 3,623 last year – a fall of only 12 dogs (0.03%).