The Queen visits Cruft's for the first time and watches dogs being judged.
No titles. Queen visits Cruft's for the first time.
Various shots of dogs and their owners at Cruft's Dog Show, Olympia. Among the breeds seen are a Pyrenean Mountain dog, Bloodhound, Alsatian, Afghan Hound, Sealey Hound Terrier, Toy Poodle, Whippet and Pekingese. We also see a man asleep in a box and a woman asleep beside cages of Pekingese.
Elevated general view of the show. Queen Elizabeth arrives on her first visit to Cruft's and wanders around with her entourage. Tracking shot past boxes of sleepy Basset Hounds. Shot of a yappy poodle jumping up and down. The Queen happily watches the judging of Clumber Spaniels.
C/U of Corgi belonging to the Queen. Shots of the Queen with Prince Philip (Duke of Edinburgh), Princess Anne and Prince Andrew walking across a bridge in grounds of Windsor Castle with their Corgis.
Back at Cruft's the Queen watches more judging and strokes a dog in the judging ring. C/U of Alsatian looking out of a box. Afghan Hounds are judged. Shots of St Bernard, Chihuahua and Alsatian. Trophy is presented to owner Mr White of winning Alsatian called Hendrawen's Nibelung of Charavigne (otherwise known as Percy).