I’ve recently celebrated a birthday ending in a zero (what do you mean I’m “looking good for 70”). In fact it was my Hawaiian birthday, Five-O. I suppose a big birthday always leads you to a little reflection. Few of us get to 50 without some
Last month I was writing about the value of Facebook to the dog world and I mentioned a link Andrew Brace had posted to an article published on the net.
Let’s start this week with three cheers for the KC! Last week’s Dog World Comment column suggested that readers would be relieved to read Steve Dean’s words with regard to the proposed registration of crossbreeds.
Are you like me, still wondering? Every time we open our weekly top-up of dog info, news and views, there’s another take on the subject of falling entries.
Having seen the success ITV has enjoyed with its plethora of dog related shows it seems the BBC has decided that it too wants a piece of the action and so it brought us The Wonder of Dogs.
Are we about to see the end of three day shows? Are two day weekend dog shows coming to a club near you? This is not some crazy concept but a simple reality of the coming era we are facing in the show world.
FALLING entries and an almost across-the-board reduction in CCs as well as judges have been the topics of concern for some time now. We also find the challenging times we are experiencing carry the blame for what is happening in our pastime...
The Russian anti gay legislation and the international dog show sport - Guest contributor: Göran BodegårdIs Moscow still the right and safe choice for the World Dog Show 2016?
I TRY TO find something to enjoy in all the seasons of the year but if I had to choose a favourite it would be autumn. The mists and mellow fruitfulness suit both my temperament and my wardrobe rather better than the heady days of summer.
Do you use Facebook? I bet a fair few of you have raised your eyes to heaven, tutted disapprovingly and dismissed the social network as a complete waste of time.
A letter comes from Julie Chinn, a breeder of Pomeranians, who also has two Rottweilers and two Pyrenean Mountain Dogs. I was reduced to tears reading this and wondered if you had experienced anything similar.
There was a famous line which emerged from the Civil Service when Britain was gripped by industrial strife and economic decline. It was something along the lines...