Beagle Chasing – Atherstone – 1

Excerpt from the book Sports the Olympics Forgot This book describes 40 sports that ought to be played but aren’t, because I made them up. On Easter Monday in Atherstone in Warwickshire an unusual sports event takes place that attracts hundreds of competitors. It’s the annual Beagle Chasing extravaganza, which dates from the restoration of CharlesContinue reading “Beagle Chasing – Atherstone – 1”

Dog photographer of the year 2017 – in pictures

The Kennel Club has announced the winners of its annual Dog Photographer of the Year competition. Now in its 12th year, the competition received almost 10,000 entries from 74 different countries, including Canada, Russia, Brazil and New Zealand