The Latest Crufts News & Press Releases

Road Closure Alerts For Crufts Competitors

Monday, March 2, 2015

The Kennel Club is alerting anyone travelling to Crufts of road closures in the West Midlands area which may affect journeys to and from the NEC in Birmingham.

The Kennel Club would advise anyone travelling via these routes to consider planning an alternate route to minimise inconvenience.

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Portrait Of 2014 Best In Show Winner To Be Presented at Crufts

Monday, March 2, 2015

The portrait of last year’s Best in Show winner Ch/AM Ch Afterglow Maverick Sabre (Ricky) will be unveiled at Crufts 2015 by the artist who created the portrait.

The portrait of Ricky will be presented by artist Paul Doyle to the Chairman of the Kennel Club Arts Foundation, Tom Mather on the Sunday evening of the show in the main arena and will then go on display at the Kennel Club in London. 

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Crufts 2015 Dog Heroes Revealed

Monday, February 23, 2015

A dog that has spent her entire life living in a dementia care home changing the lives of its elderly residents and a dog who miraculously survived a journey that was due to end in him being slaughtered for meat, but who now has a special bond with a six year old boy with cerebral palsy, are two of the finalists for the prestigious Eukanuba Friends for Life competition, at Crufts 2015.

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Find Out Who In Your Area Is Competing At Crufts 2015

Monday, February 16, 2015

Will a dog from your area win Best in Show at Crufts next month? Nearly 23,000 dogs from all around the UK and overseas are warming up to take their place at this year’s show, and you can find out who from your area is competing.

More than just a dog show, Crufts is packed full of events and competitions that celebrate the talents of man’s best friend. The tear-jerking Eukanuba Friends for Life dog hero competition returns, while dog agility, flyball, obedience and heelwork to music will all be captivating worldwide audiences. 

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