!!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 […]
To settle speculation and keep our members updated around the current status of the Welsh Springer Spaniel Joint Health Group (JHG) the Welsh Springer Spaniel Club has prepared the statement in the link below. Whilst we work towards a resolution to return the JHG back to a fully functioning, meaningful group, there will be no […]
Well the votes have been counted and images inserted onto the pages. All winners have been notified – it is worth checking your spam folder as we need the dogs names for the calendar. The calendar will be available in either A4 or larger A3 and can be pre-ordered now for delivery in late October. […]
The weekend of 7th/8th October 2023 sees a worldwide celebration of Welsh Springer Spaniels. As part of the Club centenary and ongoing effort to promote our Breed there shall be walks and get together’s all over the world. On the 8th October the Club has two walks planned. The popular National Stud in Newmarket will […]
A Welsh Springer Spaniel puppy, Tigerrock The Wombles – owned by Club member Catriona Clarke has today won Best Puppy in Show at City of Birmingham Championship Show. Congratulations on this accolade in beating so many puppies of all Breeds at a UK General Championship Show.
At our Championship Show on Saturday 2nd September the Breed had a new full champion crowned when Jane and Craig Sutherland’s dog Nelson won the dog challenge certificate and best in show. Having previously been awarded 2cc’s and being awarded his Show Gundog Working Certificate this now makes him Ch Jacranella Solo, following in the […]
The Officers and Committee of the Welsh Springer Spaniel Club are saddened to hear of the passing of Vice Presidents John and Pauline Phillips. Our condolences to their family and friends. John and Pauline passed away peacefully within hours of one another and will be sadly missed by their extended Welsh Springer Spaniel family. Funeral […]
An error in copying the Kennel Club Breed Record Supplement (BRS) meant the BVA Eye Scheme results published in the January 2023 newsletter for the period April to June 2022 were incorrect. Results for English Springer Spaniels were included instead of those for Welsh Springer Spaniels. The correct information can be found in the attached […]