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Scruffs 2015 was another great event. Loads of people helped us to make it the success that it was. Massive thanks to:

Alberdini, Ali Oli, Aliprox, Amalia's Country Kitchen, Freya Aswynn, Bar Esquina de Miguel, Liz Bland, Competa Properties and Construction, Neil Coast, Cortijo Ceniza, Sandra Costello, Kevin Deaven, John Deverell of Competa Framing, E.G.O., A. Genaro, Grapevine, Grupoveterplus, Hidden Morocco Tours, Hotel Balcon Cómpeta, Jara Fruteria, Jocelyn, John and Abdulio, Komo Komo, Learn Reiki in Spain, Kenny Lewis, Louise Beauty & Boutique, Julie Narewski, Nicky's Zumba Team, Los Olivillos, Oscar's, Ozzies Nerja, The Pavo Real team, Petshop Angelinos, El Pilon, Lizzie Reilly, Remy, Salamander, Samusalud, Siddhartha, Kim Simmonds, Sole Hairdressers, Sugar and Spice, La Tapería, La Tetería, Janice and Geoff Tyler and the judges, all sponsors of prizes and trophies, everyone who made a cake and the Action for Animals team. Special thanks to our mayor Jose Luis Torrés Gutiérrez and our main sponsor, the Ayuntamiento de Cómpeta.

Unclaimed Raffle Prizes

We have the following unclaimed raffle prizes. Please contact the Action for Animals shop to claim your prize:

Blue 29: One hour horse riding
Blue 71: Pandora charm
Blue 198: Voucher for facial and shellac manicure
Blue 203: Massive jigsaw puzzle
Blue 260: Animal gift pack
Blue 263: Menu del dia at La Tapería
Blue 289: Action for Animals hamper
Blue 391: Cubic metre of wood
Blue 452: Dinner at Hotel Balcon
Yellow 5: Ozzies 30€ hairdressing voucher
Yellow 37: Photo of your dog/self/garden
Yellow 38: Meal at Siddhartha
Yellow 232: Sack of dog food
Yellow 375: Meal at Amalia

This Year's Winners

Best Pedigree over one year (Male and Female) – Tika

Best Non–pedigree over one year (Male and Female) - Sybil

Best Puppy (Male and Female) – Tee

Best Veteran - Leon

Best 6 legs (Dog and Owner) – Daisy and Liz

Best Rescue Dog (Pedigree and Non pedigree) – Sky

Best Rescue Bitch (Pedigree and Non-pedigree) - Zoe

Best Child Handler and Dog – Reg and Lottie

Dog the Judges want to take home - Osi

Waggiest Tail – Mufty

Prettiest Eyes - Lara



This year's Scruffs was our best ever, and the most successful, raising an incredible €2816.50. Thanks to everyone who came and especially those who helped to make it the success that it was.

This year's winners were:

  • Best Pedigree: Blasa owned by Kim
  • Best Non Pedigree: Punta owned by Jutta
  • Best Puppy: Ginny owned by Carly
  • Best Fancy Dress: Poncho owned by Rebbie
  • Best Six Legs: Dexter owned by Jeremy
  • Best Rescue Bitch: Bobby owned by John
  • Best Rescue Dog: Vicky owned by John
  • Best Child Handler and Dog: Nubie owned by Samantha
  • Judges Favourite: Scott owned by Sean
  • Waggiest Tail: Bruno owned by Megan
  • Scruffiest Mutt: Poncho owned by Rebbie
  • Prettiest Eyes: Hope owned by Martin
  • BEST IN SHOW: Blasa owned by Kim

Thanks to our main sponsors and to trophy sponsors Alberdini Hotel Rural, Alicats Bar, Dream Team, Finca el Cerrillo, Grapevine Magazine, Housemartins, Jackie and Lawrence Gray, Jesamy and John Bowyer, Linda and Amanda, Naturvets, Pavo Real, S.A Shaw Strimming Services, Sergio Fernandez, and The Right Lifestyle.


The winners were (photos to follow):

  • Best Pedigree - Mai owned by Gabriel
  • Best Non Pedigree - Nube owned by Jack and Sammy Jo
  • Best Pedigree Puppy – Hachiko owned by Alicia
  • Best Non Pedigree Puppy – Otto owned by Meadow
  • Best Fancy Dress – Grace and Dako owned by Rachel
  • Best Six Legs – Vicky owned by John
  • Best Rescue Bitch – Suki owned by Jenny
  • Best Rescue Dog – Dexter owned by Jess
  • Best Child Handler and Dog – Molly owned by Morgan
  • Judges Favourite – Bobby owned by John
  • Waggiest Tail – Lila owned by Diana
  • Scruffiest Mutt – Lopa owned by Carla
  • BEST IN SHOW – Nube owned by Jack and Sammy Jo

Thanks to the following people for making this year's show such a success:

Our sponsors:
Alberdini, Alicats, Jesamy and John Bowyer, Dream Team, Finca el Cerrillo, Jackie and Lawrence Gray, Housemartins, Denise and Geoff Jones, Elaine and George Kidd, Linda and Amanda, Pavo Real, Rancho Vaquero, Right Lifestyle and The Grapevine. Special thanks to CONSTRUCCIONES SCHMID for being our main sponsors for the second year running.

Raffle prizes and auction items:
Alberdini Rural Hotel, Bar Calypso (Torrrox), Bar Esquina Miguel, Caballos del Mosquin, Clare Shelton, e.g.o., El Pilon, Grupoveterplus, Hotel Balcon, Julie Narewski, Kevin Deavin, Kritzlynn Al Taib, La Boutique, Naturvets, Nikki Fearn, Portichuelo, Sally Murrell, Sandra Costello, Sugar and Spice and The Pavo Real.

Thanks also to:
Las Valquirias, The Grapevine, Ken England, Lana Reilly, everyone who gave prizes for the Tombola, all the ladies who made cakes, our judges - Lin, Lisa and Laura, Gunila Pederson for compering the show and Kevin Deavin for selling an absolutely incredible amount of raffle tickets.

Special thanks to the Action for Animals team who worked so hard to make it such a fantastic day.


Scruffs 2012 was a tremendous success, raising over €2000. We hope that everyone who attended had as much fun as we did.

We could not have put on the show without our generous sponsors and those who provided prizes for the raffle and tombola. We would like to thank Schmid Constructions, Acuario, Alberdini, Alicats Bar, Bar Miguel, Bebidas Nuñez, Competa Properties, E.G.O., Finca el Cerrillo, Grupoveterplus, Hotel Balcon, Housemartins, Julie Narewski, Komo Komo, Lawrence and Jackie Gray, Naturvets, Nikki Fearn, Pavo Real, Portichuelo, Sandra Costello, Streetwise Magazine, Sugar and Spice, The Dream Team, The Rancho Competa, The Right Lifestyle and Todo Papel.

The winners were:

Best Child Handler
Handler Daniella with Shila
Best Fancy Dress
Dako with owner Rachel
Best Non Pedigree Bitch Over One Year
Zoe with owner Marcel
Best Non Pedigree Dog Over One Year
Vinny with owner Des
Best Non Pedigree Under One Year
Benson with owner Jean
Best Pedigree Bitch Over One Year
Best Pedigree Dog Over One Year
Dako with owner Rachel
Best Pedigree Under One Year
Maxwell with owner Petra
Best Rescue Bitch
Pattie with owner Carol
Best Rescue Dog
Snowy with owner Julie
Best Six Legs
Julia and Scrum
Best In Show
Maxwell with owner Petra and partner

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