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Hazel & Eddie Edwards (Delhaze)

It is with immense sadness we inform the passing of Hazel and Eddie Edwards. Both had been ill for some time and died within a few days of each other.

Active members for many years they were very popular friends to many of us. They were successful breeders & exhibitors and made-up Champions under the Delhaze affix. Both judged at Championship level here and internationally with Hazel completing an appointment for the Southern Club last September. Hazel and Eddie were such a team and rarely not seen together. So passing so close together may bring a little comfort.

Our hearts go out to their sons Darren, Paul and Ryan and all the family at such a difficult time. Also we offer condolences to close friend Jenny MacAlpine and the many friends they had around the world.

Funeral arrangements:

Hazel & Eddie’s Funeral will take place at West Chapel, Breakspear Crematorium, Breakspear Road, Ruislip, Middlesex, HA4 7SJ on Tuesday 18th January, at 12.15pm. There will be a wake afterwards The Gate in Northwood, Rickmansworth Road, Northwood HA6 2RH.

Anyone wishing to attend is asked to inform the family by emailing

The funeral will be streamed for remote viewing. If you wish to view it then please log on to Orbitus Website, https://watch.obitus.com using the Username qane4471 and Password 446157

Click to read the Tribute from Hazel & Eddie’s family in our "Remembering Past Friends" section

CKCS Club 2022 Championship Show
Postal Entries close on 17 January and if you still require a hard paper copy of the schedule then please ring our Secretary, Kelly Lee, on 07813 212598 and she will arrange for you to receive a copy.

The schedule is now available for the Club Championship Show to be held on 5 March 2022 where our Judges are Mr S Martin and Mr M Smith. Download Schedule and Entry Form from Fosse Data.

The Cavalier Club has secured 20 rooms that allow dogs at the Chesford Grange Hotel in Kenilworth. It is a lovely 4-star hotel, close to Stoneleigh Park where the show will be held.

If anyone wants to stay, they need to ring Claire Yates (Event & Group Sales Manager) at Chesford Grange and let her know that they wish to book one of the 20 double rooms that have been reserved for the Cavalier Club. They are holding 20 rooms at rate of £92 B & B for 4th March and £105 B & B for 5th March — total of £197 for the weekend. The rate is based on double occupancy.

The direct dial number to ring for Cavalier Club members is 01926 515140.

The hotel is also arranging a buffet meal for anyone who wants it on the second night (after the show) at £28 per head. This is not an official Club event — it has been arranged by the Club Secretary for people who want to have some fun after the show.
The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Club Benevolent Fund.

The Benevolent Fund has been gifted four nicely framed prints of Cavaliers, all by well-known canine artists.

The prints will be auctioned online. To see the prints, and, if you like them, to submit a bid, please contact:

You will be sent photos and full details of the pictures.

The pictures will be on show at next year’s Championship Show on 5th March 2022, and bids will be accepted until Noon on that day.

All proceeds will go to the Benevolent Fund.
"Over 5’s Clear Heart List" updated 10 January 2022

The Over 5’s Clear Heart list has been updated as at 10th January 2022.
Click to go to the listings.

Please note that the CKCS Heart Test Result forms should be sent to Mrs E Smith, 9 Elm Grove, Larbert, Stirlingshire, FK5 3LP for inclusion in the research database and for the production of the Over 5 Heart Listing.
Cavaliers As Companions – November 2021

This month Dennis & Tina remind us of the beginnings of the revival of the Breed by Roswell Eldridge, give s some pointers into help with fireworks, remind us of treats that can kill and much more. Click to read

Trophy The Cavalier Club present annual trophies based upon points gained at Shows throughout the year. The Club have decided to present the current standing of the Top Cavalier and Top Puppy Points as provided by Grahame Ford. These tables will be updated at periodic intervals throughout the year.

The tables can be accessed by clicking on the menu "Club Points Trophy Table" or the Box on the right of this page.
* Dedicated Puppy Buyers Website *

Did You Know? Information Pages

A new section has been added to the Club website where articles that the Committee believe are of interest to the Members will be published.
These can be found under the menu item "Did You Know? Topical Interest Column".
The first article has been uploaded.
2022 Membership Renewal for The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Club

Members are reminded that their subscription is due for renewal on 1st January 2022. Yearbooks will only be sent to fully paid up members. Members whose subscription has lapsed may have to reapply for membership. In addition to payment of the membership fee a £10 rejoining/administration fee will be applicable.

Click for further details and relevant forms.
Associate Membership of The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Club

The CKCS Club would like to inform members that at the 2021 AGM the following additional rule was agreed by the members present. The KC have subsequently agreed the rule can be added to the Club’s rules and constitution. Therefore the Club’s Associate Membership Scheme will launch on 1 September 2021.

Associate Membership — Candidates who are not known to any Club members but wish to apply for membership of the Club may complete an application form for Associate Membership. No proposer or seconder is required. They will not have voting rights but will share all other the benefits of membership. After two years, Associate Members can complete a form to apply for full membership, proposed and seconded by 2 fully paid-up members of not less than two years’ standing and to whom they are personally known. Conversion to Full Membership with immediate full voting rights is subject to the Committee’s approval.

If you wish to join the Club please go to the "Membership" section of The Club website.
Looking For a Puppy? - CKCS Puppy Register
* Dedicated Puppy Buyers Website *

The Cavalier Club runs a register of puppies available from Club Members who can put details of puppies and older dogs they have for sale on the Cavalier Club Puppy Register.
The Club has recently introduced a slightly more formal system for placing a dog on its Register. A form now needs to be completed which can be downloaded from the Puppy Register Pages. The form includes details of any health certificates obtained for the parents, so that prospective puppy buyers can have more information before visiting a possible puppy.
If you wish to add your dogs to the Club’s Register, download the Puppy Register Form and send to The Co-ordinator.
Anyone looking to purchase a puppy is recommended to contact one of the Club Puppy Register Co-ordinators, Veronnica Hull, telephone 01268 727248 and Sylvia Lymer, telephone 01530 831929, for details of puppies available. - Puppy Register

When your puppies have been sold would you please advise the Puppy Register Co-Ordinator so that they may be removed from the lists.
Updated 01.06.11

From time to time events overtake us and we find ourselves searching for a way to help us out of a situation. The Benevolent Fund is there to help any Member to cope during a time of difficulty. You may need to kennel your dog if you have to go into hospital … or during a time when you feel you are being pulled in every direction due to family troubles.
Any one of the three Trustees will be pleased to discuss your situation and it may well be that we can help towards the problem financially by ensuring your dogs are properly cared for during that time. The Benevolent Fund does not pay veterinary fees, but may be able to help in other respects.
Please don’t hesitate to ask … all calls to us are totally confidential and no details are ever passed on.
Click for details of the Trustees and further info.
Show Critiques

We endeavour to publish ALL Championship Show critiques on Cavaliers.
However if you are judging at a Cavalier Breed Club Limited or Open Show, we would love to have the results and your critique to publish for all to read. If you would like us to publish it just send it attached to an email to the Webmaster or by snail mail to Dave Norris.
Unlike some of the Dog Press, we do not edit any critique, what the Judge sends us is what appears.
The Cavalier King Charles Spaniel Club is registered with the UK Information Commissioner’s Office under the Data Protection Act 2018 as a Data Controller. Registration Number Z9120799
The Cavalier Club does not provide details of its members to any third party without the express agreement of that member.
Click to read the Clubs Privacy Policy Statement.
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Video & What To Do
Club Annual Points Trophy Table
Final as at 14 Dec 21
Show Results & Critiques
See Show Calendar for more.
CKCS Clubs Show Schedules
Latest –
CKCS Champ Show 5 March 22
Eastern CKCS Club Champ Show 9 April
Seminars, Health Clinics & Special Events

Visit the Special Events section for full details of forthcoming events.

Kennel Club Health Calendar

Health testing is also carried out at the majority of regional CKCS Club events – see schedules for details.

CKCS Club Judges List
Click to view the Club Judges List and criteria.
Changes to KC Rules
Read the latest changes and updates.
Highways England Traffic
Click to check for traffic delays on your route to the shows.
Golden Oldies
Demonstrating that Cavaliers can be a long lived breed.
Read More
The Cavalier Club Code Of Best Practice
Click to read the KC Code of Ethics and CKCS Club Code of Best Practice
Cavalier Clubs Health Leaflet
A leaflet giving details of the three main health issues currently screened for in Cavaliers. – Download the Cavalier Clubs Health Leaflet
KC Health Test Finder
Search The Kennel Club for any health results for a dog which is registered at the Kennel Club.
KC Health Test Finder.
KC / BVA Chiari Malformation / Syringomyelia Scheme
Kennel Club & BVA official CM/SM Scheme

Download the Scheme Notes
MRI Test Centers
List of centers offering reduced rate MRI scans.
Read more
A Guide to the Significance of Heart Murmurs in Cavaliers
So, you have done the right thing and taken your dog to a cardiologist for heart testing. What should you do now? – Read the answer
Kennel Club Heart Scheme for Cavaliers
Read about the scheme on the KC Website
Over Fives Heart Database
List of Cavaliers aged 5 and over who have a certificate from a cadiologist that shows the dog has a clear heart when checked for MVD
Read more

Updated 01/12//21
CKCS Health Breeding Programme – EBV
Read more
Kennel Club CC/DE DNA Results
Clear; Carrier; Affected
Kennel Club EF Test Results
Clear; Carrier; Affected
Kennel Club MRD Eye Pre 2020 Results –
KC MRD Open Register
Post Jan 2020 Results are found in the KC Health Test Finder
DNA From SM Clear Cavaliers Aged Over 5
Do you have a Cavalier that is over 5 and clear of SM?
Why not help research and submit a sample of your dog's DNA to the Researchers?
Read more
The Syringomyelia Cavalier Collection Scheme
A plea to all owners with a cavalier that has SM confirmed by an MRI scan.
Click for the find out how you may help.

Updated 8 Feb 2011
30+ years of CKCS Health Initiatives
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