Staffordshire Bull Terrier

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CARLISLE, 06/01/13

Carlisle CS held an open show where BIS was Strco Take That, GSD, lovely head, neck & topline, good front & forechest, good body condition, legs & feet, well boned with good muscled quarters, sound free easy mover; RBIS, Ch Kissangani Dream Maker at Djoser, Basen... read more

Attack leaves guide dog traumatised

A YOUNG guide dog puppy who was attacked by another dog in a town centre just weeks before finishing her training will never get to help the blind. Grace was guiding her trainer, Philippa Davidson, through Swindon, Wiltshire, when a Staffordshire Bull Terrier type bit her and held on for about 20 ... read more

Three unwanted Staffords find new homes after Scottish SPCA appeal

A STAFFORDSHIRE Bull Terrier who has spent half his life in kennels has finally found a home. Two-year-old Scooby and his two Stafford friends Frankie and Oliver were featured in DOG WORLD last week in a bid to find them a home. Shortly afterwards three families came to the rescue and contacted the... read more

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LKA 2014 - Terrier group

Wire Fox Terrier Ch Travella Striking Steel - Oliver, won the Terrier group at the LKA in the NEC for the second year running, in 2014 the judge was Paul Eardley. read more

Around the breed shows

SBT C OF WALES (Ms B Janssen van Londen, dogs) – D: Thomas' Biggleswick Funky Devil. B: Ryan's *Rubericla Little Bumblebee. read more

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STAFFORD C (Miss B A Beaufoy, dogs; F Gadd, bitches) – D: Fulford's Elitebulls Heart Breaker for Regalbull. B: Birbeck's *Ch Bellarouge Blithe Spirit. read more

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Breed Notes

Staffords - week 51

THE NOTTS and Derby December show is always a special affair coming as it does so close to Ch... read more

Staffords - week 50

PAULINE Harkin judged the Merseyside winter open show. BB and BIS was Turner and Neal... read more

Staffords - week 49

THE SOUTH Wales Club’s championship show was a great success with an excellent entry of 196 a... read more

Show Reports

LLANELLI, 01/11/14

STAFFORDS – A well run show with a good entry in these austicious times. Thank you all for yo... read more

STAFFORD C OF S WALES, 23/11/14

DOGS – First I want to thank the Stafford Club of South Wales for giving me the opportunity t... read more

AMMAN VALLEY, 15/11/14

STAFFORDS – I would like to thank the committee of Amman Valley CS for inviting me to judge ... read more

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CARLISLE, 06/01/13

Carlisle CS held an open show where BIS was Strco Take That, GSD, lovely head, neck & topline, good front & forechest, good body condition, legs & feet, well boned with good muscled quarters, sound free easy mover; RBIS, Ch Kissangani Dream Maker at Djoser, Basen... read more

Attack leaves guide dog traumatised

A YOUNG guide dog puppy who was attacked by another dog in a town centre just weeks before finishing her training will never get to help the blind. Grace was guiding her trainer, Philippa Davidson, through Swindon, Wiltshire, when a Staffordshire Bull Terrier type bit her and held on for about 20 ... read more

Three unwanted Staffords find new homes after Scottish SPCA appeal

A STAFFORDSHIRE Bull Terrier who has spent half his life in kennels has finally found a home. Two-year-old Scooby and his two Stafford friends Frankie and Oliver were featured in DOG WORLD last week in a bid to find them a home. Shortly afterwards three families came to the rescue and contacted the... read more

New homes sought for Scotland’s least-loved Staffords

THREE Staffordshire Bull Terriers have been labelled Scotland’s least-loved dogs. Scooby, Frankie and Oliver are being cared for by the Scottish SPCA, with two-year-old Scooby the longest-serving resident of all the animals in the charity’s care, clocking up 15 months in kennels to date – more than... read more

Around the breed shows

MORECAMBE BAY & CUMBRIA STAFFORD C (Mrs D Taylor, dogs; B Cockayne, bitches) – D: Saunders' Araidh Never Ending Story. B: Harvey's *Kyraloebis Sweetest Taboo. read more

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MERSEYSIDE STAFFORD C (Ms B A Beaufoy, dogs; Ms M Coble, bitches) – D: Plant's *Kyraloebis Italian Gigalo. B: Mason's Dare To Dream. read more

Stafford cross raises alarm and saves impaled boy

A BOY impaled on a metal fence was saved after a real-life Lassie drew his owner’s attention to the child’s plight. Jack Humphrey, 11, became impaled on the 8ft fence by his wrist when he fell while climbing a nearby tree. In shock, he tried to jump down from the fence, tearing his arm to the bone... read more

Stafford given back sight

AN ABUSED Staffordshire Bull Terrier who is deaf and was almost completely blind has been given the gift of sight by vets at the Animal Health Trust (AHT) in Suffolk. The story of 18-month-old Dodger, who was born completely deaf and with severe cataracts in both his eyes, hit the headlines after h... read more

Stafford saved by Newfie blood

THE LIFE of a Staffordshire Bull Terrier has been saved thanks to a Newfoundland who provided an emergency blood transfusion. Stafford Mo began vomiting a blue substance, and when her condition deteriorated owner Debbie Perry took her to the vet. She was told that a transfusion was essential if her... read more

Looking for a home

A Staffordshire Bull Terrier cross has been found wandering the streets of Sheffield with her puppy in her mouth. Amber and Alistair, as they are now called, are being looked after by staff at Dogs Trust’s Merseyside centre. Alistair, who was only days old at the time, has already been booked,... read more

Battersea launches campaign in bid to alter the Stafford’s ‘tarnished image’

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WHILE thousands of abandoned Staffordshire Bull Terriers languish in its centres, Battersea Dogs & Cats Home has launched a campaign called ‘Staffies: they’re softer than you think’ in a bid to reconnect people with the gentle nature of this misunderstood and increasingly shunn... read more

Around the breed shows

STAFFORD C OF S WALES (A George, dogs; M Davies, bitches) – D: Knittel's Ger Ch Red White Pied Flash Gordon. B: Trow's *Hubbulls The Promise. read more

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MERSEYSIDE STAFFORD C (M Murphy, dogs; P Quinn, bitches) – D: Pushko's Int Ch Tillcarr Tillerman. B: Trow's *Ch Hubbles The Promise. read more

National Stafford week held to promote responsible ownership

STAFFORDSHIRE Bull Terrier clubs are working hard to promote the breed, and have been staging events and taking part in others in a bid to change the public’s perception. Earlier this year, Battersea Dogs & Cats Home, Staffordshire Bull Terrier Welfare, East Anglian Staffordshire Bull Ter... read more

Around the breed shows

STAFFORD C (Ms K Jackson, dogs; Ms S Gray, bitches) – D: Ogbourne's *Welshstaff Credit Crunch. B: Hirst & Bibby's Taraiel Trinity. read more

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E MIDLANDS STAFFORD C (B Cockayne, dogs; J Finney, bitches) – D: Plant's Lackyle Aonread Aineas. B: Jackson & Whitehouse's *Ch Bourtie Wot A Steal. read more

Stafford put to sleep by mistake

A STAFFORDSHIRE Bull Terrier was put to sleep by mistake after a mix-up between the police and council workers. Matthew Redfern’s dog Lance was taken from his home by community protection officers when his house-mate was arrested on suspicion of murder on October 15. Because Mr Redfern was wo... read more

Facebook posting causes local outrage

THE man has appeared in court to face a charge of causing unnecessary suffering to a Staffordshire Bull Terrier after a video was posted on Facebook. The film allegedly showed Jonathan Bloomfield, 36, of Stanley Street, Grimsby, and the dog, Butch, outside the door of his home. The video went vira... read more

Stafford owner jailed for ‘appalling act of cruelty’

A MAN has been jailed for causing ‘appalling’ suffering to his Staffordshire Bull Terriers, two of whom were found dead in the garden, and banned from keeping animals for life. At Pontypridd Magistrates’ Court, Jason Tillier, 45, formerly of Treorchy, Rhondda Cynon Taff, admitted ... read more

Around the breed shows

W STAFFORD C (Ms J Winrow, dogs; N Berry, bitches) – D: Scarlett's *Ramblestaff Ebenezer Good. B: Manito's Rotherstaff Indian Ink at Dynastaff. read more

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LKA 2014 - Terrier group

Wire Fox Terrier Ch Travella Striking Steel - Oliver, won the Terrier group at the LKA in the NEC for the second year running, in 2014 the judge was Paul Eardley. read more

Around the breed shows

SBT C OF WALES (Ms B Janssen van Londen, dogs) – D: Thomas' Biggleswick Funky Devil. B: Ryan's *Rubericla Little Bumblebee. read more

Around the breed shows

STAFFORD C (Miss B A Beaufoy, dogs; F Gadd, bitches) – D: Fulford's Elitebulls Heart Breaker for Regalbull. B: Birbeck's *Ch Bellarouge Blithe Spirit. read more

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Stafford survives crossbow bolt being shot into head

A Staffordshire Bull Terrier has been found with a crossbow bolt through his head. The weapon narrowly missed his brain and eyes.   Ziggy, as he has been named by the RSPCA, was found in remote woodland near Wansford, Peterborough. ... read more

Around the breed shows

WESTERN STAFFORDSHIRE BULL TERRIER S (J Byrnes, dogs; S Robinson, bitches) – D: Smith’s Ch Staffash The Hurricane. B: Raynsford & Stevens’ *Raynstaff Do You Know Who I Am. read more

Richmond 2014 - Terrier group

For an incredible 26 time, Wire Fox Terrier Ch Travella Striking Steel - Oliver, won the Terrier group, this time under Zena Thorn Andrews. read more

City of Birmingham 2014 - Terrier group

Tom Johnston judged the fourth group of the City of Birmingham Championship Dog Show weekend, the Terriers. His winner was the Wire Fox Terrier Ch Travella Striking Steel. read more

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N OF SCOTLAND STAFFORD C (T Wood, dogs; Ms M Cairns, bitches) – D: Dombnico Rama's *Ch But's Charm... read more

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NOTTS & DERBY STAFFORD C (Mrs W Southworth, dogs; N Evans, bitches) – D: Hart’s Albermarbull Ice White. B: Johnson’s *Challenger Incantation for Tillcarr. read more

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POTTERIES STAFFORD C (H Robinson, dogs; C A Brindley, bitches) – D: Smith's *Ch Staffash The Hurricane. B: Wilson & Rogers' Ozzies Red Rascal. read more

Windsor 2014 - Terrier group

Renee Sporre-Willes was the judge of the Terrier group on day 2 of Windsor Championship Dog Show 2014 where the winner was the Wire Fox Terrier Ch Travella Striking Steel. Watch more Championship shows here >> read more

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Bath 2014 - Terrier group

On day 1 of Bath Championship Dog Show Jeff Horswell awarded the Terrier group to the Skye Terrier Ch Salena The Special One, who was the Cruft group winner in 2013. Watch more Championship shows here >> read more

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N IRELAND STAFFORD C (J Scanlan) – D: Carson's Rapstaff Rock And Roller at Bultery. B: Wood's *Bultery Magic Moment.  ... read more

WELKS 2014 - Terrier group

Portuguese judge, Luiz Pinto Teixeira awarded a 4th group win in 2014 to the Wire Fox Terrier, Oliver - Reserve Top Dog last year, Ch Travella Striking Steel. Watch more Championship shows here >> read more

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N W STAFFORD C (R Day, dogs; F Marlow, bitches) – D: Barnett's *Dracostaff Baldors Blade. B: Gowan & Owen's Tagstane Fusha Struk. ... read more

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