Juniors


YOUNG Kennel Club (YKC) members are to be given a chance to boost their training skills by attending a heelwork to music training day in April.
Handle with care: Help Sophie and Scooby this Xmas by Marina Scott IíVE BEEN really touched by the story of 12-year-old Sophie-Alice Pearman, from Tenterden, Kent, and her Labrador, Scooby. Sophie has been on a medical rollercoaster ever since she was born, undergoing...
I am starting this weekís column with something that is not handling related, but having been through this only yesterday I feel it is important that I share my experience...
Handle with care: JHA final showcases the best by Marina Scott IT WAS so exciting to watch the UK Junior Handler of the Year finals at Discover Dogs a few weekends ago. Itís definitely my favourite handling event of the whole year as it showcases the best UK handlers in one place and they are up against...
Handling competition in Kortijk Megan Rayner, 13, from Nottingham, travelled over to Belgium on Nov 14-16 to compete in the breed and handling classes. She told DOG WORLD about her trip.
This week there has been discussion about judges Ė mainly people who take on the handling classes when they are not really able to judge handling.
Handle with care: 30 years of advanced pattern work by Marina Scott THERE WAS a really interesting article on junior handling that was circulating via Facebook that had been blogged by professional handler, Ante Lucin, and published on bestinshowmagazine.com.
WEST MERCIA Beagle Club now host qualifying classes for the CLKS handling finals at their championship show which is held in early November.
DOG WORLD welcomes new photographer WE ARE delighted to introduce the latest young photographer to join the DOG WORLD team. Katie Nuttall has a Higher and an NC in photography and specialises in studio photography, reportage, location photography and digital imaging...
The Junior Handling Association final 2014 - The show report by Haley Jones and Sarah Gibbons For the final time the main ring was set up inside Earls Court as it has been for the past eight years ready for the JHA Junior Handler of the Year competition.
The Junior Handling Association final 2014 - Judges critique YEAR AFTER year Liz Cartledge puts together a wonderful JHA semi final at Richmond and it was sad to say goodbye to that format this year, however change isnít always a bad thing and letís hope the new group show semiís will go from strength to...
Handle with care: What to expect from judging by Marina Scott LAST WEEKEND, I was honoured to judge the junior handling classes at the very well run Gravesend and Medway Town Canine Society all breed open show in Maidstone, Kent.
This week I wanted to focus on bullying, I wanted it to be specific to the adult handling world but the truth is I couldnít. When I put the appeal out on Facebook asking people to get in touch with me if they have been subjected to bullying the...
Handle with care: Reviewing the Richmond critiques by Marina Scott IT SEEMS like yesterday when the last JHA semi-finals at Richmond were in full swing, but we are already looking ahead to the new format 2014/15 semi-finals.
During the lunch break at the CLKS adult handling finals, a handling workshop was given by Lisa Gudgin and me. I thought I would go over a couple of points that were raised for the benefit of those who are not there. Firstly we discussed over...
Richmond JHA semi-finals Round-up 2014 Find all you need to know about the 2014 JHA semi-finals including critiques, photos and much much more!
Meet the JHA finals judge... WELCOME to the annual JHA semi-final special. Due to the change of format for next yearís semi-finals, this will be the last ever Richmond JHA special so it is sad times but next year we have the new look JHA semi-finals to look forward to!
JHA semi-final hound class round-up MIA MILLWARD is ten years old and won her semi handling her five-year-old Greyhound Int/UK Ch Windspiel Northern Steel for Alouann (Diego) who she co-owns with her mum Claire and auntie Liz, both former successful junior handlers.
JHA semi-final toy class winners RYAN ROSS is 11 and handled his 17-month-old English Toy Terrier Witchstone China Girl for Poshpins, who is co-owned with his mum Louise Frost and Andy Leanord...
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