As I approached the showground in the heart of the Malvern hills, I couldn’t help but think that this is just the perfect place to host such a show, with both Working and Pastoral breeds, seen in action for many to see and enjoy.
THE EAST of England Agricultural Society’s general championship show – which in more recent times has been part of the society’s ‘Just Dogs Live’ event – has always been a popular summer show.
With an entry of 1,233 dogs, the organisers of the latest “Ambiorix Trophy” were quite happy. In 2017 they still had an entry of 1,738 and last year 1,513. If we compare with all the other shows and the declining tendency, we are happy to have that many dogs.
The FCI have held an extraordinary meeting of the General Committee during their second Judges Congress which took place in Acapulco, Mexico immediately following the America’s and Caribbean Section Show, to discuss procedures regarding World and Section shows.