Welcome to The British Chihuahua Club
2017 OPEN SHOW (entries closed)
The 2017 British Chihuahua Club Open Show will be held on Sunday 14th May at our previous venue of Breaks Manor Youth Centre in Hatfield, Herts. Longcoats will be judged by M. Nicolas Alarion (de l'isle au Vert Coteau), smoothcoats by Marine Foley (Tamilay) and Ann Radford (Chilier) will judge Best in Show.
The 2017 Yearbook is now on sale, with a stylish completely new cover by Swiss graphic designer Joe Borges (Des Bellyss Del Shalimar).
The book as always features a list of new Champions, the results for Chihuahua classes at UK Championship and breed club Open Shows for the year 2016, lists and pedigrees of the year's CC winners and other useful facts and figures, a directory of affix owners, and of course many pages of advertisements by breeders and exhibitors featuring beautiful Chihuahuas most in full colour. The book can be ordered and paid for on our website, click here to go to the page where you can get the latest yearbooks and back numbers for most years from 2005 on..
2017 Annual General Meeting
Our 2017 AGM took place Sunday 5th March. The present committee and officers remain in place and our previous Treasurer Mrs Pat Keith has been made a Life Vice-President in recognition of her long and important contribution to the club.
New Subscription Rates
Subscriptions to the British Chihuahua Club have remained the same for many years but there was a small increase as from 1st January 2017. At the same time a new Joint membership was introduced, which will apply to any two people sharing a single contact address, be they partners, co-owners etc.
|NEW SUBSCRIPTION RATES FROM 01.01.2017|
|Compound (12 years
for the price of 10)
Members paying annually by Standing Order will need to amend the details with the new amount before 1st January next
2016 Championship Show
Our 2016 Champ Show was held Sunday 13th November in a new venue for us, the Brackley Leisure Centre. Mr Peter Jolley judged Smoothcoats, Mrs Sue Lee the Loncoats, and BIS was Mr Luke Lim
Principal results were as follows:
L/c DCC, BOB and BIS: Hollyel Topaz'n Diamonds (Mrs L Adams)
S/c BCC, BOB and RBIS: Ch El La Qwinta's Chico's Angelina ShCM (Mr A Allcock MBE)
L/c RDCC, BPIB, BPIS: Penapettit Platinum (Mr W Heap, Ms J Palmer & Mrs P Enos)
S/c RBCC, BV, BVIS: Ch Ormestex Princess at Jicara JW (Ms A Williams & Mr S Loosley)
L/c RBCC, Best Special Junior in Show: Lumanatii Lady Danger (Miss L Anderson)
S/c DCC: Taradona Titan of Brogansian (Mr S Fleming)
S/c RDCC: Angcherish Moon Walker (Mrs AJ Aylett)
L/c BCC: Hollyel Chance On A Sapphire JW (Mrs N Denley)
Congratulations to all who were placed and thanks to our judges, hard working committee, staff at the centre and all who entered, for making this a lively successful and friendly show.
2016 Open Show
The British Chihuahua Club 2016 Open Show was held at Breaks Manor in Hatfield, on Sunday 1st May. The Smoothcoat judge was Ann Radford, Longcoats Louisa Henry while Eddie Bishop judged Best in Show. Results here soon!
Don't be tricked out of your
With the continuing popularity of Chihuahuas, people desperate to obtain a puppy are sending off large amounts of money to people they've never met for dogs they've never seen. Sadly many of them never receive the puppy they were promised, or ever see their money again. Read our page Buying A Chihuahua to see how the Club can put you in touch with Club members who may have puppies for sale. Our members are obliged to abide by our code of ethics