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Kennel Club Notice

Statement on COVID-19 and Kennel Club events – 13/05/2020 “The safety and security of competitors, spectators, volunteers and staff at Kennel Club events continues to be of paramount importance. In light of the continued restrictions as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Kennel Club has taken the decision with regret to extend its strong

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ALABAMA ROT

Dear Members, Although we are all concerned about the Covid19 human virus, it is important to also remain vigilant about our dogs health.  Alabama Rot is a bit of a mystery but it is still out there and recently led to the death of a Labrador that had taken a role in our display team

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PUPPY TRAINING

Dear Members Despite the suspension of normal Summer training activity, we have been thinking of you all. We have added some information here, to help you work on your training until we can meet up with you all. Stay home, keep well, stay safe North Devon Working Gundog Club Also, keep an eye out for

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Coronavirus – Covid19 Announcement

Dear Members Following guidance from the Kennel Club https://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/press-releases/2020/march/statement-on-kennel-club-events-and-coronavirus-covid-19/ The AGM & training sign up which was due to take place on Saturday 4th April has been postponed due to CoVid 19. We will not be starting our Summer Training Programme at this time and the Retriever working test in May is postponed. We will

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Club Membership Renewal

Forward Reminder : Club Membership Renewal Club Membership is due for renewal on 1st March 2020 – please don’t forget to adjust your Standing Order payment to £10. Payment method and contact details are detailed on our CLUB MEMBERSHIP page on the Membership Application Form. Thank you all in advance Caroline Rawlings Membership Secretary

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Open Stake for AV Retrievers

Open Stake for AV Retrievers (held on 18th December 2019) Open Retriever at Castle Hill The competitors were welcomed to the Castle Hill Shoot by Headkeeper, Brian Mitchell who went on to organise a first class day for our Open Retriever Stake. The beat keepers and friends shot for the trial and joined in the spirit

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Open AV Spaniel Trial

Open AV Spaniel Trial, except Cockers (held on 11th December 2019) An excellent all-round trialing day Our Open Spaniel stake was held at the Maristowe Shoot by kind invitation of the owner Mr Laws and Headkeeper Gary Liddle. An excellent trial with the Open standard dogs truly tested in Westcountry bramble; there were a few scratched noses

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Novice AV Spaniel Trial

Novice AV Spaniel Trial (held on 21st November 2019) A very good entry The Club’s Novice AV Spaniel (except Cockers) stake received a very good entry from members and was held at the Temple Shoot, Filleigh by kind invitation of Shoot Manager Jeremy Boyd and Keeper Will Neate.  Judges for the day were Dave Rayner and

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