Crufts 2018 – What’s On – Friday 9 March

Friday is Terrier and Hound day at Crufts 2018. A full timetable for the day can be found here. The show schedule can be found here.

You can watch all the action live from the Main Arena on via YouTube.

Highlights

Breeders’ Competition – Main Arena – 5:30 pm

Group judging (Terrier Group) & presentation – Main Arena – 6:15 pm

Group judging (Hound Group) & presentation – Main Arena – 7:05 pm

Inter-Regional Obedience Competition– Obedience Ring, Hall 5

Vulnerable Native Breeds

The Kennel Club is concerned with protecting those breeds of dog which are of British origin and are considered to be vulnerable, ie achieve 300 or fewer registrations each year in the UK.

According to the latest list, these are the VNB’s which will be exhibiting at Crufts on Friday:

  • Bloodhound (Hall 5, Ring 25)
  • Miniature Bull Terrier (Hall 2, Ring 11)
  • Dandie Dinmont Terrier (Hall 2, Ring 5)
  • Deerhound (Hall 5, Ring 26)
  • Smooth Fox Terrier (Hall 1, Ring 7)
  • Glen of Imaal Terrier (Hall 1, Ring 6)
  • Irish Terrier (Hall 1, Ring 5)
  • Irish Wolhound (Hall 4, Ring 19/20)
  • Kerry Blue Terrier (Hall 1, Ring 4)
  • Lakeland Terrier (Hall 1, Ring 1)
  • Manchester Terrier (Hall 1, Ring 8)
  • Norwich Terrier (Hall 1, Ring 4)
  • Otterhound (Hall 5, Ring 27)
  • Parson Russell Terrier (Hall 1, Ring 3)
  • Sealyham Terrier (Hall 1, Ring 1)
  • Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier (Hall 1, Ring 2)
  • Skye Terrier (Hall 1, Ring 1)
  • Welsh Terrier (Hall 1, Ring 6)
Category 3 breeds

The Kennel Club has highlighted a number of breeds as ‘category 3’ on Breed Watch; these breeds have been considered to be more susceptible to developing specific health conditions associated with exaggerated conformation. The Best of Breeds in category 3 have to pass a vet check before they are allowed to participate in the Group.

  • Bloodhound
TV Coverage

3:00 to 4:00 pm – Channel 4 Crufts Daily Show

6:30 to 7:30 pm – More4 Crufts

7:30 to 9:00 pm – Channel 4 Crufts

See all our photos from Friday here

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