6-9 March 2025, The NEC Birmingham

Junior warrant competition

Bearded Collie from Yorkshire wins major award at world's most famous dog show. Bearded Collie from Yorkshire wins major award at world's most famous dog show. Crufts Junior Warrant winner Linda and Cash Credit BeatMedia | The Kennel Club

Cash, a Bearded Collie from Saltburn-on-Sea, Yorkshire, owned by Linda Peirson, has won the Junior Warrant Winner of the Year competition final at Crufts 2024 on Thursday 7 March.

Read more about Crufts 2024 winner here.


This annual competition began in 1998, and is specifically for Junior Warrant winners to compete against each other for the coveted title of 'The Kennel Club Junior Warrant Winner of the Year' award. Each year, there is a series of qualifying heats at Open Shows held by General Canine Societies around the country, during June, July and August.

Dogs eligible for this year’s Junior Warrant competition are those who are awarded the title between 1 June 2023 to the 31 May 2024


The 2024 heats are being held by the following Societies 

The 2024 heats schedule
Date Society Secretary & email contact


Cheshire Agricultural Society 

Alastair David Moss 


Boston & District Canine Society 

Leila Tarabad 


Bakewell Agricultural & Horticultural Society 

Claire Bishop 


Durham County Canine Association 

Claire Reid 


Evesham & District Canine Society 

Lois Wilson 


Thame & Oxfordshire County Canine Society 

Gretal Osborn 


Colne Nelson & District Canine Society 

Chelsey Harrison 


York Canine Association 

Elspeth Thornton 


Otley Canine Society 

Tania Gardner 


Vale Of Glamorgan Agricultural Society 

Peter Pask 


Sedgefield & District Agricultural & Horticultural Society 

A E J Scott 


Scunthorpe Canine Association 

Annette Mappin 


Horley & District Show Society 

Sandie Ann Tadd 


Leicester City Canine Society 

Maureen Ward 


Norfolk & Norwich Canine Society 

Miss H J Breeze Styles 


Exeter & County Canine Society 

Trudi Conibere 


Below are those who have qualified for the Junior Warrant final, which took place on Thursday 7 March at Crufts.
Junior Warrant finalists and judges Robert Dunlop and Stuart Payne Credit Yulia Titovets - The Kennel Club
  • Beachdax queen of hearts (JW), Dachshund (Miniature Smooth Haired) Miss L M B & Messrs L J B and A B Beach
  • Emsuart Rocketman (JW), Bullmastiff, Miss E A Beal
  • Saskinbears True Blue For Safeharbour (JW), Newfoundland, Mrs K Thompson
  • Ch Penbro Talk Of The Town (JW), Miniature Schnauzer, Misses R L & L M Woods
  • Ch Baldragon Centre Stage With Khatibi (JW), King Charles Spaniel, Miss L Tarabad & Mr J Whitman
  • Sh Ch Afterglow Bamalam With Alibama (JW), Spaniel (American Cocker), Mr D Jennings
  • Ch Gaelmarque Treasured By Goldswift (JW), Irish Wolfhound, Dr C T & Mrs C E Sheppard
  • Farmarens Like A Circus For Kiltondale (IMP SWE) (JW), Bearded Collie, Mrs L & Mr G Peirson
  • Tamzdane Empower Mint (JW), Great Dane, Mrs L & Miss T Pocock
  • Crystal Eye’s Wam Bam Boom At Khumbila (IMP DNK) (JW), Lhasa Apso, Miss R Revillas Rodriguez

2024 heats are are being finalised and will be released shortly on this page.

Further questions?

If you have any further questions, please email sass@thekennelclub.org.uk