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Judging Crufts Best in Show 2008

Judging Crufts Best in Show 2008

Crufts 2008

Giant Schnauzer, Ch Jafrak Philippe Olivier has been chosen as Crufts' Best in Show for 2008. Crufts, the world's largest dog show, returned to the NEC in Birmingham from March 6 - 9 2008.

Crufts 2008 group showing days

Thursday March 6 - Toy and Utility
Friday March 7 - Gundog
Saturday March 8 - Working and Pastoral
Sunday March 9 - Terrier and Hound

It's the most famous dog show. More than 23,000 dogs took part in Crufts 2008. The show attracted many thousands of dog lovers - an estimated 160,000.

Copyright Kennel Club: Jafrak Philippe Olivier

Best in Show 08: Jafrak Philippe Olivier

Over four days, March 6 - 9 2008, seven different pedigree dog groups were shown and judged, before Best in Group winners were chosen. 

The Best in Group winners went on to compete in the grand finale on the last evening, for the prestigious Best in Show title.

In addition to this world class contest, several other canine competitions took place, including the International Obedience, Agility and Heelwork to Music competitions. There were also many other displays from other dog organisations and charities.

Gifts for dog lovers at Crufts

Gifts for dog lovers at Crufts

Dog lovers and prospective owners got their chance to get up close and personal with 190 breeds of potential pedigree partners in the Discover Dogs area.

Visitors were spoilt for choice at the annual canine spectacular. Approximately 500 trade stands catered for dogs (and their owners) wishes and whims.

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