Meet Friends for Life winner Rosie & Boo

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We all love watching the amazing nominees for the Friends for Life Award every year at Crufts, such incredible stories of friendship between an owner and their dog and the amazing difference their friendship has made to each other. We were all thrilled when we met nominee Rosie & Boo last year on the Dorwest

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Want to know more about Junior Handling? …. Meet Charley & Hazel, Reserve Best in Show winner at Crufts 2016

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I think most of us were moved when we watched Crufts 2016 and saw young handler Charley and her whippet Hazel (Champion Nothing Compares To You At Crosscop JW) move as one around the ring and subsequently be awarded Reserve Best in Show! Charley has been handling since she was young teenager and is an

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Want to know more about Flyball? Meet Jeanette and the amazing whippet Hustle!

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Flyball is such a great sport, for the spectators and also for the dogs who always look (and sound) like they are having the best time!  Last year a more unusual breed stole the show, a beautiful whippet called Hustle! What do you most look forward to at Crufts? At Crufts I most look forward

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Want to know more about breeding dogs? Meet Gavin & Sara Robertson and their little hairy bassets!

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Crufts is within touching distance! By far our favourite time of the year and this year we are building up to the greatest dog show on earth by finding out a little more about some of the most successful people to have taken to the big green carpet. Here we find out more about the

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Want to know more about grooming dogs? Meet Marie & Devon, Crufts Best In Show winner 2016!

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What a year 2016 was for Marie Burns and her West Highland White Terrier Devon (Ch Burneze Geordie Girl). Devon was awarded Best In Show at Crufts from over 22,000 dogs – what a dream come true for any show dog owner! As well as a very successful breeder and handler Marie is also a

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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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Champion Connie’s choice!

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Omega Star has made a big impression in a very short time, we were thrilled to hear from Connie’s owners about how she got on after just 1 month on the new product.  This is what they had to say… Connie is a 3 year old female, she has been lightly shown due to the

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Crufts 2016 – Meet the Team – Kyle

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Last but not least – here is our final Meet the Team blog before Crufts 2016 kicks off, some say we’ve left the best till last, others might say otherwise… Why don’t you decide! Here’s our Trade Stand Manager Kyle. Name: Kyle Cadmore  Position/Job Role: Trade Stand Manager Nickname: KC, Ky or to some “The Dorwest Guy” Favourite

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Crufts 2016 – Terrier Group: Rodney the #dorwestdog

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The last day of Crufts 2016 is always a busy shopping day and sees the Terrier Group arrive. A small yet strong hardy group of dogs originally thought to be bred for hunting vermin and some used in combat such as the Airedale and Yorkshire Terrier but also a firm family favourite, they Border Terrier

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Crufts 2016 – Discover Dogs – #dorwestdog

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Not long until the start of the big event in everyone’s dog calendar at the NEC and we thought we’d share with you another #dorwestdog! Many visitors to Crufts love to visit the Discover Dogs section. Here in Hall 3 you can find over 200 Kennel Club recognised breeds, across all seven of the groups,

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