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Kennel Club Stands

Come and visit our Kennel Club stands!

Our Kennel Club team will be ready to answer all of your questions and offer advice to dog owners, breeders, trainers and potential puppy buyers on canine health, breeding or training. Make sure to visit the Kennel Club stand in Hall 3, Stand 56!


The Kennel Club Stand


Kennel Club Assured Breeder Scheme

Come and find out about the Assured Breeder Scheme and the importance of being part of it. Find out about buying a puppy responsibly, how to find an Assured Breeder and learn more about our Puppy Plan.

Thinking about joining? Pick up a free Assured Breeder Scheme goody bag for new members.


Photo pedigreeRegistration Services

We can answer any questions you might have about Pedigree Certificates, Kennel names and registration forms, as well as much more. You can also pick up a range of free information guides on topics ranging from microchipping to dog training.

Also, for those with a Kennel Club registered dog, you will have the opportunity to celebrate your dog's pedigree and its champion ancestry by getting a certificate personalised with your favourite image of them, buy at the show and receive a discount!



Health and Breeder Services

Find out what the Kennel Club does for Dog Health at our Health and Breeder Services stand! We can answer any queries on breeding and both dog breeders and owners can talk to veterinary advisors, scientists, geneticists and breeder specialists about our wide range of Kennel Club health initiatives.

You will find experts from the Kennel Club and Animal Health Trust who will be happy to answer your questions.

Health initiatives available:

Mate Select   Estimated Breeding Values (EBVs)
Breed Information Centre  Bio-Acquisition Research Collaboration (BARC) 
Health Screening  DNA Tests (PDF)
4 Weeks Free Puppy Insurance Cover  The Kennel Club Assured Breeder Scheme
How to find a healthy, happy puppy  Petlog & Compulsory Microchipping 

BVA/ Canine Health Schemes

Representatives from the BVA/KC Canine Health Schemes will also be on hand to give you advice and answer any questions you may have.


Breed Rescue

Find a puppy and Breed Rescue

Over the four days of Crufts, 16 rescues are joining us on the stand to promote their breed and the hard work that they do – and they are bringing along some of the wonderful dogs that they care for.

You can also pick up a range of information guides on topics including buying a puppy responsibly, puppy socialisation and dog training as well as finding out about our Find a Puppy and Find a Rescue services.

Find out more about the Breed Rescue stand here



The Kennel Club Academy

Find out more about all aspects of the Kennel Club Academy including Judges education, access for KCAI members and our free breeder education resources. Sign up for the Academy at the show and receive a special offer!



KCAI stand

The KCAI team will be on hand to show existing and prospect members around the KC Academy site. Interested in becoming a canine professional, a dog instructor or dog behaviourist? Then find out more about how the KCAI scheme can help you and why you should sign up. 

All new and existing members can also pick up a voucher for £5 off KCAI assessments on the KC Academy and all members who renew (or join) at the show will be entered into a prizedraw to win Amazon vouchers!


Breeders lounge

Kennel Club Pet Insurance (provided by Agria Pet Insurance)

Come along to our stand and find out more about Kennel Club Pet Insruance. Also discover what offers we have available at Crufts!

Kennel Club Breeder Lounge

Breeders can get a cup of tea or coffee in the Kennel Club Breeder Lounge which will be hosted by Kennel Club and Agria Pet Insurance staff.



Dog Activities and publications stand 

Find out about all the different activities you can do with your dog and pick up a Beginner Guide in any of the following: Dog Showing, Rally, Agility, Field Trials, Working Trials, Bloodhound Trials, Flyball and NEW Cani Cross. All Kennel Club publications will be available on the stand, including the new Illustrated Breed Standard, which will be available to buy at the show.

Displays for each discipline will be going on throughout the day and you can meet those involved to discuss the various activities in more depth.


Good Citizen Dog Scheme stand

There will be great displays going on at the GCDS ring throughout the show demonstrating responsible dog ownership and all the scheme levels.



Young Kennel Club Area

The Young Kennel Club ring will host a full programme of competitions for Young Kennel Club members that have qualified for the finals in activities ranging from agility to grooming. Also on Thursday, Friday and Saturday we will also be offering young people at the show the chance try out their handling skills in the ring.

Find out more about the YKC area here


bark and Read

Kennel Club Bark and Read Stand

There will be dogs from charities and independent service providers on the stand every day. We will have books and beanbags for kids to sit and get to know the dogs and have a go at reading with them, as well as more information on all our partner charities and providers for parents, teachers and potential volunteers to find out more about how to get Bark & Read going in their local schools.


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