Utility Group Winner Crufts 2008. The Japanese Shiba Inu CH JANERYLS IN THE LINE OF FIRE JW owned by Mrs J Bannister. The Utility Group Judge was Mr Keith Nathan.
A miniature poodle (CH BRENARD LET'S GO MOONWALKING TO NAVARRE JW), co-owned by Cathy Lawton Anderson and Mrs Holmes-Leake, has been crowned as winner of the Kennel Gazette Junior Warrant Competition at just two years old.
Patsy Hollings had the difficult decision to make in selecting just one dog to win the Gundog Group. After her deliberations, Patsy chose the American Cocker, Sh Ch/Am Ch San Jo's Born to Party, owned by Mrs M and Miss M Boardman from Donabate in County Dublin, and they will now fly the flag for Ireland on Sunday night.
2008 is the first anniversary for the UK's pet blood bank. PBBuk is the nation's first charity to collect, process and supply canine blood. They have 420 donors across the country. The donation process takes about 10 minutes. Collections have been made across the whole of the UK from Stirling to Essex.
Interviewees -- Wendy Barnett Executive Director.
Freda Scott-Park - Trustee
Local girl blood IV
Kelly Bakewell (from Coventry) and her greyhound Batman who has signed up to be a donor
Kelly is 20 and also a blood donor
Crackin' good dog -- Aardman Animation's dog Gromit becomes the new face of The Kennel Club's Good Citizen Dog Scheme 2008. Interview with Sean Clarke - Aardman Animation
Crufts 2008 Working Group Winner, the Giant Schnauzer CH JAFRAK PHILIPPE OLIVIER. Pet name: Philippe. Handled by Mr Kevin Cullen. Owned by Mr and Mrs K Cullen from East Sussex.
Crufts 2008 Pastoral Group Winner, the Samoyed CH VANDREEM IMPERIAL HERMIONI BY BEREZNIKI JW SHCM. Pet name: Hermioni. Handled by Lisa Bobrowski. Owned by Mrs L S Bobrowski from Surrey.
Crufts 2008 Terrier Group Winner. The Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier AM CH CARAWAY CELEBRATE LIFE. Pet name: Kovu. Handled by MS SHARY BOYD-CARUSI. Owned by DR. B CHAPMAN & DR.B.VERNER from Illinois, USA.
Crufts 2008 Hound Group Winner. The Beagle CH DIALYNNE MAXIMUS. Pet name: Max. Handled by Melanie Spavin. Owned by Miss M Spavin from Solihull in the West Midlands.