The History of Crufts

By on July 2, 2013

Without a doubt the biggest name in dog shows is the world’s famous Crufts. But how did it get started? Wonder no more, because the folks at Vet Medic have produced this highly detailed and comprehensive infographic that shows the entire timeline of the Crufts dog show from its small beginnings to its big stage status of the modern day.

Did you know for example that the first iteration of the show only allowed Terriers to enter? Or that the Crufts show was postponed during World War Two and that the show was extended to a four day event in 1990 to cater to the high number of dog entries.