Club Information

About Our Shows

We hold 3 shows; a Spring Open, Autumn Open and a Championship Show

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Field Trials

Every 3rd year 3 of the areas put on a Novice Retriever Trial, each area once every 9 years puts on a All Aged. The main club organises a 2 day Qualifier.

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Working Tests

Working Tests are put on by each Area, these are either KC classified or unclassified tests

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Training

Each of the 9 areas organise a programme of training classes for its membership

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The United Retriever Club

                     

REMINDER

PLEASE NOTE THE URC ANUAL GENERAL MEETING WILL BE HELD AT THE SARACENS HEAD, LITTLE BRINGTON, NORTHANTS ON 19th MARCH 2017 at 11am

Please put in your applications for THE FOUNDERS TROPHY for dogs with awards in both working and shows, you dont have to have fantastic results to win, the trophy is awarded to the dog with the best aggregate score in both the show and working spheres. Entries should be sent to Jennie Dimmock, the Hon. Secretary before the AGM.

 

Welcome to the website of the United  Retriever Club. You are very welcome to browse the site.

For people interested in joining the club we have a New Members Section which contains

information about how to join and what we do.

 

Clicking this link will take you to The New Members Section  

 

 

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The United Retriever Club is a national Gundog Club which encourages and promotes a general interest in the breeding of all Kennel Club registered breeds of retriever but conforming to the respective approved breed standards.

There is a comprehensive annual programme of events which include shows, working activities and training classes.

The URC also offers its members the opportunity to advertise puppies for sale together with a stud dog page.

The club is organised over 9 areas within the UK covering the following regions: Border Counties & Cotswolds, Buckinghamshire, Essex, Hampshire & South West, Lincolnshire, Midlands, North Midlands, Northern and Southern.

The calendar above gives the date of area events, the details of which can be found within each area by going to the AREAS tab at the top of the page and clicking on the required area down the left hand side of the page.

The Club caters for the following retriever breeds:

  • Chesapeake Bay Retrievers
  • Labrador Retrievers
  • Flat Coated Retrievers
  • Golden Retrievers
  • Curly Coated Retrievers
  • Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retrievers
  • Irish Water Spaniels (Field Trials and Working Tests Only)