Dogs in the news- September 2018

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It’s been a busy month for dogs in the news this month, and we especially like it when it’s great news stories! Here’s some of the most important news we’ve come across lately: End to puppy and kitten farming Lucy’s Law celebrated the government’s announcement that it will ban the sale of puppies and kittens

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The Kennel Club & Dorwest provide a Defibrillator at all-breed Championship Shows

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  A defibrillator will be available at all-breed Championship Shows on the Dorwest stand thanks to The Kennel Club. At Crufts 2018, thanks to the Kennel Club and Mikaela Short, we were given lifesaving equipment to take with us to all Championship Shows. The Kennel Club purchased a defibrillator which is a device that gives

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Pawscars ‘Exhibitor of the Year’ Nominees 2018

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The Pawscars is the culmination of the show dog year that aims to congratulate those who have excelled in their expertise. We are always excited for ‘Exhibitor of the Year’ category as we have sponsored this category for 5 years as it’s an award to highlight those exhibitors who have excelled not just in the

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Meet the Crufts team!

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We’ve had some new starters in the Dorwest team over the years so here is a chance to introduce ourselves before we meet you all at Crufts! Whether you’ve spoken to one of our Customer Advisers on the phones or are in contact with someone in the team via email, you can now put a

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Meet another expert, Verity the Vet and her Vizslak!

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Dr Verity Griffiths is the Senior Director at Southfield Vets in Dorchester, Dorset and looks after a number of our Dorwest Dogs!  She also owns 3 Hungarian Vizslak and a Border Terrier as well. Verity both works and shows her dogs and most recently made Ruban up into a Show Champion in 2016. Are you

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All about the Peek A Boo Trust

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In just one week it is the 4th annual Pawscars awards, a glittering event held on the Wednesday night before Crufts to celebrate all things great about the show dog world. Although the Pawscars is an event to celebrate success and acclaim at dog shows, the real purpose is to support seven varying charities in

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Meet The Pawscars ‘Exhibitor of the Year’ nominees

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Now in it’s fourth year, the Pawscars is the culmination of the show dog year that aims to congratulate those who have excelled in their expertise. Many of you may already know, we were privileged to have won Trade Stand of the Year in its inaugural year and also last year, and as it’s voted

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Dorwest donate essential pet life saving equipment

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Pets living in Dorchester and the surrounding area now have a better chance of surviving household fires – thanks to new oxygen masks for animals being carried on the town’s fire engines. The funding for the set of specially-designed masks to Poundbury Fire Station, Dorchester has been provided by Dorwest Herbs. Dorwest Herbs donated the

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