Papillon Information

11 March 2022 Breed Notes

Go on tell me your secret, you know you want to. On a scale of 1-10 how many of you are bursting with excitement that Crufts is here with Toy Day being on Saturday 12th March. This day has been building for months and finally it is here, the show bag has been checked numerous…

04 March 2022 Breed Notes

I hope everyone has been managing to cope with the various named storms that have been causing havoc up and down the country, then to add insult to injury battling the rain, snow and whatever else is being thrown at us. I think it is called a weather challenge; personally I would just like it…

04 February 2022 Breed Notes

How nice it was that Manchester Championship show was once again on the show calendar after last year’s cancellation. I think all the exhibitors were excited to be back and it was evident the committee had worked immensely hard to have everything spick and span and raring to go. On arriving at Staffordshire County Showground…

21 January 2022 Breed Notes

The Papillon (Butterfly Dog) Club are holding their Open Show on the 5th April Postal entries are now closed but you are still able to enter online up to the 22nd Jan (midnight) at www.cavalierimpressions.co.uk. If you want to have a fun day out as a spectator or learn about the breed visitor are more…

13 November 2021 Breed Notes

The world awoke on the 1st November with the saddest of news that Jan Roosens of De Costalina Kennel had passed away. Our hearts are heavy and in complete disbelief. Our close friendship spanned more than two decades and with it grew an unending love of the Papillon and a partnership within the breed that…

31 July 2021 Breed Notes

The shows are back in full swing with a busy Papillon showing weekend with two shows on one day, kicking off first with Leeds Championship and then Northern & Eastern Counties Papillon Club following straight on after. For Leeds the breed judge was breed specialist Mrs Jenny Edson, Toy Group Robert Dunlop, Toy Puppy Group…

16 July 2021 Breed Notes

Exhibitors are enjoying returning back to the shows after such a long Covid break since the last show Crufts March 2020. The first show for our breed was Southern Counties Championship Show where Papillons were being judged by Jane Paradise, Toy Group Mark Cocozza, Toy Puppy Group Jacqui Ward, Toy Veteran Group Dr Ian Gabriel,…

14 August 2020 Breed Notes

Sad news that two more Championship Shows have been forced to cancel. Firstly Blackpool, the committee have shown strength and commitment in hope the show would carry on. But alas it was not to be. This message came through from Michaela Hall. BLACKPOOL CANCELLED Preston could be the country’s next area to have new Coronavirus…

07 August 2020 Breed Notes

Show news has come in from Carol and Brian Lees. Yes, you heard right I did say show news, which is an unusual statement these days. How nice it is to report on success abroad with UK breeding. Well done to everyone involved. Multi Ch Lafford Postman Pat (Patrick) had been shown on all four…