Top dogs will compete at charity event

A county dog show will raise cash for Animals In Need in Little Irchester.

The Northampton Market Dog Show will take place on Saturday, August 18, in Northampton Market Square.

Dogs can be entered into the contest from 10.30am and judging will begin at 11.30am.

Classes will include Best Sausage Catcher, Happiest Smile, Waggiest Tail and Pedigree and Crossbreed in Best Condition, as well as the overall Best In Show.

Entry is £1 per dog per class.

No puppies under the age of six months may be entered.

For more information call Jane Spence, senior market officer, on 01604 838444.