14th May Flyball Taster Evening 7pm
28th May Flyball Course
23rd June 2018 BDTC Obedience Show
8th July 2018 BDTC Agility Show
DATES FOR AGILITY SECTION
24th April Week 6
1st May Week 7
8th May Week 8
15th May Competition Night
DATES FOR OBEDIENCE SECTION
9th May KC Good Citizen Bronze (mock test)
16th May Kennel Club Good Citizen Bronze Test
23rd May Beginners Course (FULL)
25th July Beginners Course (Vacancies)
NOTE: The next Beginners Course that commences on 23rd May is now FULL!
Please contact Pat Reynolds to book your place on the 25th July course.
For the Obedience classes Intermediate and Top classes are running alternate weeks.
KCGCDS Bronze Test
Elaine Heath has planned for The Kennel Club Good Citizen Dog Scheme Bronze Test to take place on 16th May with the mock test on 9th May. (more details to follow)
You can now pay your course fees and membership subscriptions online.
Sort code: 30 94 41 Account number: 01678041.
Contact Trudy at firstname.lastname@example.org for more details.
Your forms will still need to be returned to the relevant people, i.e. Treasurer/Membership Secretary in respect of Membership Forms; Pat Reynolds in respect of Application Forms for Obedience – both pet obedience and competition obedience; Graham Reynolds for Agility.
Congratulations to Sophie Fry who has won into Grade 5 in Agility. This was achieved at the Kelluki Agility Show at Merrist Wood on 20th January. Well done Sophie.
Well done to our club members who managed to compete at Crufts, including Katie Dalrymple with Wizz who achieved a 5th in YKC Agility Dog of the Year and 4th in under 18 jumping. Both lovely clear rounds, but were beaten on time. Emily Moores (who is only 10 years old) handling in the YKC show ring achieved two 2nd’s for other owners... not even her own dog. How good is that! Carly Turner achieved a 3rd in the open class while showing her Shih-tzu Dennis in the show ring.
A special well done should also go to 14 year old Lauren Ashby (who was diagnosed in January 2017 with Hodgkins Lymphoma Stage 3), who won the Crufts Braveheart of the Year and went on to win the YKC Young Person of the Year Award 2018.
Well done everyone.
BDTC V ROTHER VALLEY AGILITY CLUB
On 11 February BDTC held their annual friendly agility competition against Rother Valley. Congratulations must go to the Billingshurst competitors for the excellent result of 38 (BDTC) to 25 (Rother). Well done to all of you, and thanks to all those who helped out.
(More details in the next copy of 'DOG ENDS' and next Newsletter page)
KCGCDS GOLD/SILVER AWARD
Six BDTC members took the Kennel Club Good Citizen tests They were judged by Tracey Masters and all six passed. The members are listed below…
Lesley Milne with TANSY
Richard Crew with ROBBIE
Christina Kaye with TILLY
Liz Brendon with ISLA
Lynne Stringer with REBEL
Julia Wrathall with BRIDIE
Well done to all of you.
BDTC Charities (Amount raised last year £1600. See Charity page)
Amount raised so far £359.00
The amount raised for these charities was £1600.
This years charities elected at the AGM are Blind Dog Rescue and Pet Blood Bank (details on the charity page).
With the help of the Working Trials contributions, Obedience and Agility tombola/raffle, weave workshop, Good Citizens award and members donations, the amount raised so far is £359.00
Thank you and keep up the good work, and please continue to support these worthwhile charities over the coming year.
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