At Belfast championship show Christina Chapman awarded BIS to Karen Whitehead’s Sh Ch Gunalt De Ice at Stridview, handled by Jacque Ward.
FRIENDS and supporters of Staffordshire Bull Terrier exhibitor Amanda Hart, whose 21 dogs were killed in the fire which destroyed her home, are pushing ahead with fundraising efforts.
THE MAN who was injured when his American Bulldogs began fighting in the street near his home has had his arm amputated.
THE Kennel Club has made known its ‘grave concern’ about a TV programme which involved humans trying to evade a pack of dogs.
INTERESTING to get a number of different viewpoints on whether breed club committee members should show at the club’s shows.
Under Clare Coxall at Richmond Championship Dog Show, Ch Travella Striking Steel the Wire Fox Terrier won a record-breaking ninth all-breed best in show in a single calendar year.
IT MUST be unusual for Yvonne Knapper and Steve Dean to have similar concerns but this week they seem to. Yvonne read my piece recently about various moans exhibitors had raised about shows today, and says: “Here is another main bugbear with...
I WAS pleased to receive a copy of the third edition of Pointers Worldwide, following the first two which were published in 2010 and 2012. The aim of the books, edited by Flo Barker, is to give an impression of the breed as it is today in as...
LOOKING on Higham Press to see who had won in one of my favourite breeds at a recent show, I got a mild shock to see that the reserve CC had been withheld in the males. Thinking there must have been a very poor entry, I scrolled down only to...
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ABOVE we feature Maggie Wilson’s seven-year-old English Springer Spaniel Meadowdale Venus at Cassapple (Polly). She loves playing ball and still has loads of energy.