Crufts 2016


Welcome to the Crufts 2016 Live Blog pages. No need to look around, this is the only place you need to go to get all the latest news from the biggest dog show in the world.

Dog World has reporters around the show gathering up all the information so you don't have to go hunting. Take a look at the galleries from around last year's show including every Best of Breed winner, those who have been victorious in the YKC ring and some candid snaps from the big event. Once the big event begins keep an eye on this page for regular updates.

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Crufts 2016


RBIS: WHIPPET - Ch Nothing Compares To You at Crosscop.

Crufts 2016 Best in Show - Devon and Marie Burns
Interview - West Highland White Terrier

On Sunday night the West Highland White Terrier Devon won over the hearts of the nation and the world as Derek Smith awarded Marie Burns and Ch Burneze Geordie Girl Best in Show at Crufts 2016.
Hear her speak to a few minutes after winning the sport's biggest prize.

Judges must be ‘sorted out’, says KC after GSD best of breed debacle

THE KENNEL Club was forced to swing into damage-limiting action after the German Shepherd best of breed at Crufts attracted widespread criticism. Read more >>

UPDATE - THE OWNER of the German Shepherd Dog best of breed at Crufts says she is ‘deeply shocked and terribly upset’ by the criticism of her bitch. Read more >>

‘No rules broken’ by group-winning Gordon Setter?

CONTROVERSY surrounds the Gordon Setter who won the gundog group last night after he was put up by the sister of one of his co-owners. Sh Ch Lourdace Fulcrum belongs to David, David Crowther Jose Baddeleyand Fiona Swan and was bred by Mrs Baddeley, who is group judge Di Arrowsmith’s sister. Read more >>

Crufts celebrates 125 years?
THE 125TH year of Crufts – the world’s largest dog show – was launched officially on Tuesday when 80 dogs and their owners from the Kennel Club Good Citizen Dog training clubs across the West Midlands gathered at the National Exhibition Centre... Read more >>

KC's 'Academy' launched at Crufts?
 THE KENNEL CLUB has launched its 'Academy', an online learning resource for breeders, judges and the instructors described as 'the single most useful resource available to breeders'.

Plans laid for open show boost revealed at Pawscars Awards ?
 Plans that could lead to the revival of the open show scene were announced at the Pawscars last night. The awards team revealed that plans were being put in place to 'fix what's wrong'... Read more >>

Facebook furore leads to Crufts ban for dog gate company
Crufts entries - highest for six years
Crufts regulations amended to stop top and tail lead lifts
Early and late starts at Crufts
Pawscar award winners
Docked and Denied takes its cause to Crufts once again?
Wolfhound database to go live at Crufts
All the Crufts action on Channel 4 again this year
Road closure may affect Crufts traffic
Crufts 2019 judges announced
KC wins award for response to Crufts poisoning furore
Touching stories of life-long friends
Crufts celebrates 125 years
Ode to Crufts poem

Highlights from Crufts 2016

Main results from Crufts 2016

Crufts 2016 BIS - WEST HIGHLAND WHITE TERRIER - Ch Burneze Geordie Girl
Crufts 2016 RBIS - WHIPPET - Ch Nothing Compares To You at Crosscop

Toy - PEKINGESE - Ch Yakee Ooh Aah Cantona

Gundog - GORDON SETTER - Sh Ch Lourdace Fulcrum

Working - BOUVIER - Ch Liskport Lord Of The Rings


Terrier - WEST HIGHLAND WHITE TERRIER - Ch Burneze Geordie Girl
Utility - GERMAN SPITZ KLEIN - Ch Longsdale's Jen You Win
Pastoral - BORDER COLLIE - Int Ch Simaro Cold As Ice
Hound - WHIPPET - Ch Nothing Compares To You at Crosscop


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Results from Crufts 2016

Crufts 2016 Show Reports here >>

View the YKC gallery here >> 

Crufts 2016 BOB Gallery

Toy BOB gallery >>

Utility BOB gallery >>

Gundog BOB gallery >>

Working BOB gallery >>

Pastoral BOB gallery >>

Terrier BOB gallery >>

Hound BOB gallery >>

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    PLEASE NOTE: Premier and digital-only subscribers have free access to the Crufts Special digital edition by logging into the digital edition as usual and then clicking on the 'Archives' tab on the left-hand side of the page to open up the supplements. The Best of British supplement will also be available via the Archives tab from next Wednesday (March 9).