Category Archives: Showing

The Friday Essay – Our Dogs 17/8/18

Judge Select – Maybe not so fanciful! In 2013, I wrote an April Fool’s blog post which announced the launch of a new IT solution by the KC: JudgeSelect. It was modelled on the KC’s press release for the launch of MateSelect, the tool for breeders to help them make more informed choices when planning …

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A chance to express your opinions on the state of the dog world – Our Dogs Survey

If you own a pedigree dog, breed dogs, judge or show dogs, please take a few minutes to share your views in the Our Dogs Survey. It is an opportunity to express your views on the way the world of dogs is commented on by Our Dogs and is governed by the Kennel Club. It …

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Ulster Dachshund Club Show Critique May 2018

I didn’t want to steal the Ulster Dachshund Club’s thunder by publishing my critique online before they had a chance to share it with their members but I understand it has now been published. So, here it is for those who have not been able to read it elsewhere. Ulster Dachshund Club Open Show 13/5/18 …

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“All about Dachshunds” – a Southern Dachshund Association seminar and workshop: 29/9/18

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Ian’s Mini Long Dachshund Critique from Bath Championship Show 2018

Bath Canine Society 2018 Dachshund (Miniature Long-haired) Judge: Mr I J Seath I last judged the Mini Longs in 2013 so I was interested to see how the breed has changed since then. Overall, I think the breed has improved as I found more that were of the correct proportions and with good ground clearance. …

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