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Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 9Updated : 24/02/2017

THE BSDA will be holding a judging seminar with breed specific exams at Brailes Village Hall, OX15 5AS (which is near Banbury) on June 25. It is a club requirement that all potential judges attend a seminar and pass the exam before being placed on the judging lists so this event is a must.      Current j...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 8Updated : 17/02/2017

IT WAS A DREAM debut for six-month-old Cairbar Dream Weaver when he attended his first show at Swansea as he won both BP and BOB under Sandy Lipman. Breeder-owner Kay Morris was over the moon when he was awarded G4 and PG3 and is probably still floating back down to earth – wow!      Dakota is from...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 6Updated : 02/02/2017

IT IS A quiet time of year as not many shows have scheduled classes for our variety, but there are usually AVNSC classes available.      Valerie Oatley and Bob Haberer’s 11-month-old Hungarian import Tosca de L’Ambassadeur des Belges entered one such class at Buckinghamshire CS and obviously ...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 5Updated : 26/01/2017

BREED specialist Bernadette King judged a low entry of four dogs and six bitches competing at Manchester with no CCs were on offer. She found her BD and BOB in Les Muirhead’s nine-year-old Ch Jetaime Etoile du Futur (Xanova Jeton Noir avec Chatmar ex Ch J Esprit D’Elgance) and RBD went to Pam Jameson’s 19-m...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 4Updated : 20/01/2017

AT THE BSDA spring show Tanya Thompson (Valson) will judge BIS with Sophie and Joel Jouannet assessing the varieties. They are well known breeders and successful exhibitors owning the French du Bois du Tôt kennel.      Sophie will judge Tervueren and Laekenois with Joel assessing Groenendael and Ma...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 3Updated : 12/01/2017

BOSTON was the first championship show of the new year and the last chance to qualify for this year’s Crufts. Our variety had an entry of 11 but there were no CCs on offer and only five dogs and two bitches were present for judge Lyn Church to assess.      BD and BOB was Angela Moslin and Phil Sh...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendaels - week 2Updated : 06/01/2017

IT IS THE time of year for subs renewals with both the BSDA and Norbel but the reminders haven’t been sent as yet. Renewal forms can be downloaded from both club’s websites. If you need more information contact the membership secretary. The MS for the BSDA is Pete Cumberland who’s phone number is 01773 7433...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendaels - week 1Updated : 29/12/2016

IT IS GREAT to see that our variety are still performing so well at the few open shows around at present and it is two super veterans who have excelled recently. Tanya Thompson’s seven year old Valson Elvis (Fly du Chemin des Sorceiers ex Ch Becanbrie Breeze at V) won BOB under Francis Mathews at Colchester and then we...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 52Updated : 19/12/2016

THE BSDA and WBSDS recently held its selection day to pick the dogs and handlers who will be representing Great Britain at the FMBB World Championship in agility, this event is taking place at the end of April next year and will be held in Germany. There will be two competitions, one team event and one for individuals. The f...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 51Updated : 15/12/2016

THE FINAL show of the year took place and a festive atmosphere filled the NEC. Jan Ralph had 43 entries, but there were only 11 dogs and 23 bitches present for assessment.      Sam Hatcher had a double reason to celebrate as not only was it her birthday but her four-year Revloch Enchanted Whisper won B...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 50Updated : 09/12/2016

AS PREVIOUSLY REPORTED, Sharyn Hall’s Aus Ch Grandbelge Krosby has progressed up the obedience ranks. He must have shown a lot of positivity as he has qualified to compete at Crufts!      Wow, it’s been a few years since a Groenendael has participated there, so this really is quite an achie...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 49Updated : 01/12/2016

BEV HALL has had a super November competing in agility with her two dogs, earlier in the month Spy (Ch Ailort Inspyre) won his way in to G7 and recently five-year-old Java (Nightsabre Calypso In Java) won G3 agility at Phase Purple show.      This result was particularly important for Bev as Java only ...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 48Updated : 25/11/2016

THERE are still a few shows around despite the season slowing down in all disciplines, so many of our dogs are getting a well deserved break, but the stalwarts troop on. Kay Morris had some super results with her eight-year-old Ch Lebeau Charmed with Cairbar at Amman Valley where they won the pastoral veteran group under Val...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 47Updated : 18/11/2016

THE SHOW season is drawing to an end for this year with LKA being the last ch show offering CCs for our variety and it has attracted a great entry. There are 43 exhibits for Jan Ralph to assess with judging commencing at 9am in ring 26 located in hall 6.      Whilst it is a quiet time here in the UK th...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 46Updated : 10/11/2016

W/PB OF SCOTLAND had a very low entry of just two dogs and three bitches for Mr K Nathan to judge, but there were no CCs on offer, he found his BD and BOB in Les Muirhead’s super old trooper Ch Jetaime Etoile du Futur (Xanova Jeton Noir avec Chatmar ex C J Esprit D’Elegance) and BB went to the Lawless and Donalds...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 45Updated : 04/11/2016

THERE were no CCs on offer at Midland Counties so judge Krystyan Greenland had a small entry of three dogs and six bitches to assess. She found her BD and BOB in Les Muirhead’s super veteran Ch Jetaime Etoile Du Futur (Xanova Jeton Noir avec Chatmar ex Ch J Esprit D’Elegance). Spirit has had a fabulous season and...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 44Updated : 28/10/2016

THE KC ABC agility semi-finals were held in conjunction with Discover Dogs at the ExCel Centre in London recently and there were two of our variety who had managed to qualify. These were Tony Partmiter’s Ebony (Nightsabre Elary In Ebony) and Andy Brown with Chucko Perrode La Casa Negra.      Tony...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendael - week 43Updated : 21/10/2016

THE FINAL Norbel show of the year took place in conjunction with Grantham CS with Dave Heap and Karen Berry judging respectively.      At Norbel Dave awarded BIS to Tish Gaffey’s super Malinois Ch Noya Sweet Vulcan, but our variety fared well in the big ring winning RBIS and BVIS.   ...

Belgian Shepherd Dogs, Groenendaels - week 42Updated : 14/10/2016

YES NICE people, these are the latest notes even though they may appear very similar to the recent ones. I can assure you that they are not. It was déjà vu at South Wales as the male results were exactly the same as at Driffield, even down to the group winner. Jack Bispham judged the five dogs and seven bitches...

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