Welcome to The British Chihuahua Club
New Year Subscription Reminder
May I remind members that annual subscriptions are now due as our membership runs from 1st January of each year. A renewal form with payment details and showing the current rates can be downloaded here. Why not consider setting up a Bankers Order to renew automatically each year? There is a form to do so on the back of the Renewal Form.
If you are not already a member of the Club, there is more information about membership here.
2017 Championship Show
Our 2017 Championship Show was held Saturday 11th November at Brackley Leisure Centre. Mr Ricky Kelsey judged smooth coats, Mr Steve Rooney the long coats, and BIS judge was Mrs Sue Lee
Principal results were as follows:
L/c DCC, BOB and BIS: Penapettit Platinum (Mr WE Heap & Ms J Palmer)
L/c RDCC, RBOB and RBIS: Multi Ch Mystic Legion Drago (Mr A Raptakis & Mr G Papadopoulos)
L/c BCC: Bratilda Bridget to Oxsirius (Mrs RJ Clarke)
L/c RBCC: Tinasjoy Georgia with Rubyanlo (Mrs L & Mr N Todd-McCoid)
S/c DCC: Mr Incredible De L'Isle Au Vert Coteau Nikitos (Mrs B Sutton)
S/c RDCC: Valenchino Mocking Jay for Moltobello JW ShCM (Mrs S Hunt)
S/c BCC and BOB: Taradona Serenade to Widogi(Mrs J Fraser
S/c RBCC: Taradona Lottie (Mrs P Tranter)
Best Puppy in Show was Sandra Stangoe's Stanghurst Strike A Pose and Best Veteran in Show was Mairi Austin's Ch Mairichis Blossom JW. 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.
Click here for the Longcoat critique (by mr Steve Rooney)
2017 OPEN SHOW
The 2017 British Chihuahua Club Open Show was held at our previous venue of Breaks Manor, and this year in spite of an uncertain weather forecast it was held outside on grass in what turned out to be fine and sunny conditions, to everyone's delight.
|BEST IN SHOW (Judge: Mrs Ann Radford)|
|BIS||Zoya's Kingdom Gorgeous at Yorone (l/c dog) Mr SJ Rooney|
|RBIS||Taradona Serenade to Widogi (s/c bitch) Mrs JE Fraser|
|BPIS||Mr Incredible De L'Isle Au Vert Coteau Nikitos (s/c dog) Mrs B Sutton|
|RBPIS||Pocoperro Leila (l/c bitch) Mrs P & Miss R Lodwick|
|BVIS||Widogi Hippolyta (s/c bitch) Mrs JE Fraser|
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.
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