Category Archives: News

Breed Health Survey Launched

The long awaited Breed Health Survey for Welsh Springer Spaniels is now ready for you to complete. The Kennel Club will shortly be emailing all registered owners of the breed, past and present, to request their help mapping a current insight into the health conditions affecting our breed. You do not have to wait for […]

Welshie Walk (Midlands)

Held at Moira Furness in Leicestershire. Meet from 12 to walk at 1. Club organised walk around this flat venue in Leicestershire. A great opportunity to meet up with other Welsh Springer Spaniel owners. Not restricted to just Welsh Springer Spaniels please bring all the family. Parking, cafe and toilets onsite. ANY QUERIES PLEASE CONTACT […]

Entry open for Working Test

The Spring Working Assessment Test is now open for entries. To be held on Saturday 20th April at RACOMITRIUM GUNDOGS Training Ground, Green Road, Eye Green, Peterborough, Cambs, PE6 7YP. By kind permission of Paul Gripton, Racomitrium Gundogs Judges: Claire Knowles and Fiona Stevenson Entry form: Enter online: Special Beginners –…/working-assessment-test-special…/ Other Tests […]

AGM Deadlines

The AGM for the Club will be held at Leamington Hastings on Sunday 7th April 2024. Proposals for the agenda should be with our secretary by Sunday 10th March (email to Nominations for committee should be with our secretary by Sunday 17th March (email to Please see the January newsletter for the AGM […]


Welsh Springer Spaniels have been shortlisted to the final three for the BREED OF THE YEAR award at the 2024 Pawscars. This award celebrates breeds where Clubs have worked together for the promotion, education and betterment of the breed. Please click the link below and vote for us. Our vulnerable breed (just 238 registered in […]

Epilepsy Research

!!Attention help needed (especially Nordic Country members – but anyone able to help in Europe would be appreciated).!! A genetic research team in Finland has had some promising initial results on Labradors in identifying genetics risk factors for epilepsy and paraxymal dyskinesia. They are now seeking blood samples and a comprehensive questionnaire completed by owners […]