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Top Dog Winners Announced!

cheryl and buddy

Our Top Dog Challenge has now officially ended and we are delighted to announce the winner of each category as well as the overall winner.

Top Dog challenged business leaders and their dogs to work as a team to help raise funds for Scotland's animals.

Throughout the challenge, they received coaching on how to create the perfect selfie with their dog and learn some other new tricks to impress friends, family and business networks.

Top Dog Winner

Challenge winner: Cheryl King and Buddy

Best Selfie

Judge: Nando Brown, Co-founder of the School of Canine Science.

Description: Nando was looking for a dog and owner to demonstrate clean cues, duration of the selfie and a happy dog.

Winner: Gill McKenna and Jet

Best selfie


Most Improved Pooch

Judge: Jo-Rosie Heffenden, Professional animal behaviourist with over a decade of experience.

Description: Jo-Rosie was looking for a team to demonstrate how far their dog has come in the challenge.

Winner: Gill McKenna and Jet

Resilient Rescue 

Judge: Craig Levein, Dog owner and ex-Scotland football manager.

Description: Craig was looking for a rescue dog that has shown true resilience while taking on the challenge.

Winner: Kirsteen Campbell and Martha

Social Media Sensation

Judge: Danny Short, Owner of Crufts winning whippet, Tartan Tease.

Description: Danny was looking for a team to demonstrate how much interest and engagement they have generated during the challenge.

Winner: Cheryl King and Buddy




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