Top AV Spaniel Will Soon Be Revealed

12th January, 2018

Organised by The Spaniel Club, The Kennel Club 88th AV (except cocker) Spaniel Championship takes place here on the Queensberry Estate and will be run over 3 days beginning on Monday the 15th of January.

Registration and a welcome by The Duke of Buccleuch will take place at Drumlanrig Castle on the morning of the 15th. Thereafter all will depart the castle for the trial ground, this year’s best dogs and handlers will compete over three days for the title of Championship Winner with judges: Carl Colclough, Alec Coutts, Dai Lloyd and Stuart Morgan and Queensberry Head-Keeper Rab Clark.

Well done to all handlers and dogs qualified to compete, we wish you all the very best of luck.

It is expected that 60 dogs and their handlers will take part, to view the running order please visit: http://www.thespanielclub.co.uk/2018championship.html

Photo shows Drumlanrig Castle, which is the daily start and end point and also where the presentation of awards will take place on Wednesday the 17th