Merit Dogs Bred
The following is a list of all 1 merit
dogs bred by Wicken.
The figure 8 exercise requires the team to heel in a figure 8 pattern either on or off leash. Generally two of the ring stewards will assist the judge with this exercise by acting as "posts", standing 8 feet apart, that the team walks around to form the loops of the figure 8.
In the United Kingdom, the international championship show Crufts was first held in 1891.