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YKC handling competitions let members compete against one another to find out who is the best at showing their dog. The competition is held in exactly the same format as a breed ring, but it isn't the dog being judged, it's you! The most important thing to remember is: Never come between your dog and the judge.
There are 3 different age categories for YKC handling classes:
YKC Handling is one of our most popular activities and lots of our members have become best friends through their Handling hobby.
YKC handling qualifiers are held across the country throughout the year and you can get a list of YKC handling qualifiers below for clubs that hold classes which qualify members for the YKC ring final at Crufts. The first place in each age group will qualify for Crufts provided they are a fully paid up member.