In 2016 Emblehope and Burngrange Estate was sold to the Kennel Club. It is comprised of some 7,550 acres upland moorland estate broken down into 7,012 acres of upland grazing, 400 acres of woodland and 138 acres of in-bye land. It has become a centre of excellence for working dogs. The estate also undertakes a full range of working dog activities including:
Field trials including pointer and setter spring stakes
Gundog working tests
Gundog training days
Live game training days
Activity training days
Shooting and gundog activities.
There is a full time Gamekeeper who will host events and support the well running and management of activities and events in this Gundog training venue. Further details, FAQs, map and a profile of the gamekeeper are available on the Kennel Club's own website: