Scottish Deerhound News and Articles
Thanks Vickingxc for the idea of an Easter picture competition. As usual anything goes, it could be a photo, a sketch, kids picture or anything else that takes your fancy.
And the prize - well there isn't one, unless we find something suitable. We will however put your picture on the front page!
Please post your Easter photos in the deerhound forum just here and here's one for starters....
Good luck everyone for Crufts. Hope you all have a great time.
So what’s on:
|Friday 11||Working & Pastoral|
|Saturday 12||Terrier & Hound
Deerhounds are in Hall 5 Ring 26. They have an early start at 8.30 a.m.
Judge is Mrs Zola Rawson
|Sunday 13||Toy & Utility.|
Here are a few stands that you may want to visit:
|Hall 1- Stand 10||Retired Greyhound Trust|
|Hall 1- Stand 100||Darlings Real Dog Food Ltd|
|Hall 1- Stand 138||Toon and Linda van Drunen – leather collars and leads|
|Hall 3- Stand 82||Cani-X UK|
|Hall 4- Stand 194||JR Whippet Rescue
|Hall 5- Stand 10
||Sue Driver Fine Arts - paintings in oils, pastel or acrylic|
Please let us know if we’ve missed your stand or activity and you’d like it added.
Here too are a few highlights for you to consider:
Friday 11 March CaniX 2 km race. Starting from the main arena in the afternoon. Look out for Lurcher, Hettie and Deerhound, Banrigh who are hoping to run. Are there any others? Further info at CaniX
Discover Dogs Located in Hall 3.
Or if you can’t be there..
look at More4 TV. Crufts transmission times will be 19.00 - 21.00 each night between 10 -13 March. Or on Crufts TV online.
There are also videos uploaded regularly on the youTube Crufts channel. Or you can sign up to the Crufts podcast.
Finally, if you want to look back at Crufts past, all Crufts schedules and catalogues from 1886 onwards are now available to view online at the Kennel Club and get up to date on the Crufts forum thread.
Eleanor Urquhart Luxury Dog Beds won't be at Crufts, but if you are looking for a new luxury bed for your deerhound then mentioning the Scottish Deerhound Forum when ordering will qualify for a 10% donation to the Irish Wolfhound Rescue and if purchasing an Orkney waterproof bed you will receive a Free Blackwatch Sherpa fleece to fit. February/March only.
Congratulations Ch Foxcliffe Hickory Wind, first Deerhound to take Best in Show at Westminster Kennel Club 2011. Judged by Paolo Dondina. Owned by Sally Sweatt, breed by Cecilia and Robert Dove and handled by Angela Lloyd, well done to you all. No end of coverage in the media, see the New York Times and the Westminster Deerhound thread in the forum.