appearance for Burnham-On-Sea man's 'remarkable' rescue dog
'remarkable' rescue dog owned by a Burnham-On-Sea man has competed
at this year's Crufts.
Dibble took Daisy, his "very affectionate" four-year-old
Red Fox Labrador to the leading dog show as part of a local team.
is a dog born to work and trains regularly at The Woodspring Dog
Training Club and is trained by Annette Gibson.
said: "Daisy is a remarkable dog, who has had three previous
owners in her short life, before becoming originally fostered
by Annette and I who decided to keep her as our own."
was invited to become a member of the Woodspring club's competition
team for their beginners class position, and was later invited
to attend a training and selection day for the South-West Inter-Regional
resulted in a phone call from the team manager and trainer, Steph
Woolham, to say she was in the team and would appear at Crufts!"
added a delighted Spencer.
A number of training days then followed leading up to the big
day at Crufts.
partner Annette, who handled Daisy, said the Cruft's appearance
was "a great honour".
team finished second overall to competition winners 'The North
Daisy with owner Spencer, at Crufts, and also a head shot of Daisy