The Latest Crufts News & Press Releases

Crufts 2015 Early And Late Starts

Wednesday, February 11, 2015

The Kennel Club has reviewed the entries for Crufts 2015 and has announced those breeds that will start early and late, in order to assist exhibitors.

Gerald King, Crufts Chairman, said: “There are almost 21,500 dogs competing in the breed showing, obedience, agility and gamekeepers classes, so we have staggered the start and finish times of some of the breed classes in order to ensure the smooth running of the event for everybody involved.

More »

Tens Of Thousands Of Dogs Get Set To Go To Crufts 2015

Tuesday, February 3, 2015

Almost 21,500 dogs will be heading to the NEC in Birmingham from 5th-8th March, to compete in some of the world’s most prestigious canine competitions at Crufts 2015.

Kennel Club entry figures show that 21,474 dogs will be taking part in breed judging, Gamekeepers’ classes and the Obedience and Agility Championships, which matches 2014’s figures within one percent.

More »

Puppy Buying Guide

Thursday, January 8, 2015

Pedigree dogs make up 75 percent of the 8 million strong dog population in the UK and there are lots of reasons why they are so popular. First among these is that pedigree dogs are predictable in terms of their size, grooming, training and exercise needs, which are all important considerations when choosing the right dog for your lifestyle.

More »

Nominate Your Paw-fect Friend for Prestigious Awards

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Nominations for dogs and people who have truly earned the title of man's and dog's best friend are being sought by the Kennel Club for its annual Eukanuba Friends for Life competition, being held at the country's most prestigious dog event, Crufts.

More »