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Welsh Corgis, Pembroke - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

AS USUAL I asked our Crufts judge for a brief profile of her Corgi activities. We all know the impact the Ermyns have made in recent years at home and abroad, so over to Mary Davies: “My love for Corgis began when I was just ten years old. I was given my very own Corgi puppy, a Cardigan, for my birthday by my parents. ...

Russian Toys - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

AS YOU can imagine we are all still buzzing after the wonderful news that the Kennel Club has recognised the Russian Toy with inclusion onto the imported breeds register as of July 1. There has been some wonderful media coverage since the announcement and we thank the dog press for taking such an interest in our lovely breed...

Manchester Terriers - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

WE HAVE had some fabulous wins at open shows this week, starting with BIS for Jane Ferguson’s Ch Felfree Rocket (Finn) at Maidenhead. Hector Heathcote was the BIS judge and the group judge was Sharon Ames. The following day at Horley Jeanette Field made Finn BNSC and G1.      It was RBIS for Mark a...

Beagles - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

VERONICA Bradley rang me to let me know she has lost Ch Dufosee Hyperion. He was very much Ken’s boy and so he was special. His illness was something of a shock as he had just been unwell and Veronica thought she would come back from the vets with some tablets and that would deal with the problem. Perry never left the ...

Setters, Irish - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

THE SAD news of Geoff Coupe’s death came to us on Feb 17. I am quite sure others will write a worthy obituary of Geoff and Alicia’s life in Setters. He will be missed by all who knew him. My condolences to friends and family.      At Midlands ISS Brian Limpus (Karidell) took on the dogs while...

Pomeranians - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

CRUFTS is fast approaching and the breed will be judged in our usual place down in hall 5 in ring 30 on the Friday. Our judge is breed and toy specialist Julie Sparrow of the Casarow and Kimbering affixes and she has drawn a very good entry of 163 Poms making 184 entries.      Those newer to the breed mi...

Cavaliers - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

THE SCOTTISH Cavalier Club held an open show where Mrs E Glen (Sandbrae) was the judge. Carrying on a successful run at the breed shows lately was Inglis’ Craigowl Out Of Reach who took another BIS, BOS was his sister Craigowl Keep In Touch, BP and also sharing the same sire was Sidgwick’s Salegreen Peony for Pau...

English Toy Terriers - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

CAROLYN and Steve Inch had a successful day at Upperward of Lanarkshire open show, with another group placement for Lexi (Ariane Oh What A Night at Edalene) who was BOB and G4 under Jenny Miller (Feorlig).      Crufts is soon to be upon us, and ETT breed classes will take place on Friday at 9am in hall 4...

Bassets Fauves de Bretagne - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

DON’T FORGET to vote for Antonia Leech on the YKC page. It’s a huge honour for her to be in the last five for young person.      At Gloucester Rangali Tigger won BPAV hound and PG3 under Julian Barney. Maisie Allenby and Ola won the six to 11 years JHA under Samantha Webster.   &nb...

Swedish Vallhunds - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

FIRST the results from Westminster show, where four Vallhunds competed and therefore all went home with an award of some kind. BOB was the dog Gr Ch Hightower Club Cadet V Algutshof. Select Dog was Gr Ch Suddanly Lunar Eclipse.      BOS was the bitch Gr CHB Solborg Elphaba St. Select Bitch was Ch Akutchi...

Cairn Terriers - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

I AM THANKFUL to Sybil Berrecloth who has sent me a link to the picture which appeared on Clan Cairn page on Facebook. It shows the start of the walk in Scotland and there are two Cairns with Arlene Green, one of which has been shown several times. www.facebook.com/PedigreePawsUnite/photos/pb.1529779627306691.-2207520000.148...

Bull Terriers - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

THE BTC open and trophy show weekend did not disappoint; it was very well attended on Saturday for the open show and there were even more spectators for the trophy show on the Sunday with more chairs having to be put out and lots of people standing behind them.      Miniature Bull Terrier class were also...

Retrievers, Labrador - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

AT THE Cotswold and Wyevern LRC, judged by Margaret Barker, BD and BIS was Shaun Williamson’s homebred yellow, Sh Ch Sharouns Incognito. RBD and RBIS was David Coode’s homebred yellow, Ch Warringah’s Perth. BB and BOS was Jo, Andy and Kristie Metcalfe’s homebred yellow, Baileydale Miss Busybody with R...

Parson Russell Terriers - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

MANY THANKS to Will Whiteley for sending me the following report on the recent seminar held by the PRTC: “The PRTC held a very successful and enjoyable breed specific seminar at Alcester, Warwickshire.      “With a healthy attendance the seminar opened with a talk on the history of the breed ...

Staffords - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

LOTS TO tell you about this week kicking off with some show results.      The Downlands SBTC open show took place recently with Sian Hammond (Hammystaff) as the judge. Sian had an entry of 38 dogs. BD and BIS was Nerotoro Dark Element. RBD, RBIS and BV was Blazingstaff Light My Fire. BPD and BP was Dazma...

Jack Russell Terriers - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

LOTS OF you have been busy on the open show circuit with your JRTs recently and by the sounds of it, have been richly rewarded for your efforts! Steve Allington and Denise McKenzie-Grieg made the trip to the Upperward of Lanarkshire and came away with BOB and G4 with Genial Gru Bohemia White Hunter.     ...

Soft-coated Wheaten Terriers - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

FIRSTLY, an urgent reminder that the Wheaten health initiative fund raising auction on eBay ends on March 3rd, so you may still have an opportunity to bag a bargain if you act quickly. You can view the remaining items on http://bit.ly/2e6OccO and if you find something that interests you, clicking on the photograph will take ...

West Highland White Terriers - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

A MOST successful event was hosted by the WHWTC of England when Marie Burns demonstrated how to strip and groom a Westie. I was involved by helping with a little commentary at the same time. I don’t think there was a person in the room who didn’t enjoy watching and listening to Marie. It’s always amazing ho...

Hungarian Pumis - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

FEBRUARY 16-19 for me was spent at Hungexpo in Budapest for the winter dog shows and the MPK special club show, and a great experience it turned out to be with some wonderful dogs in attendance.      First day results main winners under Szabóné Iványi Katalin. Nyírségfi...

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