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Breed Notes 7th December 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: December 7th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Those of you who are club members will have received your autumn Bu news, in it I wrote an article about living with a blind dog which you may have read. My Kiki went blind last year when he was only 6 yrs old due to an eye infection called Chorioretinitis, it is […]

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Breed Notes 30th Novemebr 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: November 30th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Last weekend a number of Buhund owners and were out and about attending shows both here and in Eire. In most countries, certainly those that are FCI which now includes Eire, there is a Spitz group (5). In the UK the Spitz breeds are split over 5 of the 7 groups the exceptions […]

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Breed Notes 23rd November 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: November 23rd, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS In the summer months when there are shows most weekends the Blog is usually full of the results, which is great but now there are not so many shows it is lovely to celebrate other things that Buhunds do with their owners. I noticed on the Buhund forum a posting from Louise Badcock […]

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Breed Notes 16th November 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: November 16th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS The club held its’ first Breed Appreciation Day (called BAD for short) on November 10th in Coventry. Most of you know I am sure that the KC has revamped their judging system. It will not take over from the present system till 2022, until then it will run alongside the present system. The […]

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Breed Notes 9th November 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: November 9th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Across the Irish sea in Eire the Killarney and District show was held on Nov 4th where Kerry and Fritz Frost Addrienne Frost Treadwell and Jacqui Walmsley’s Kyons Dronningen Av Frostisen(Imp Can) was BOB ,she is by Nor Ch Kimuras Uno x Ch Kyons Nordic Princess.She was bred by  Karin Klouman and goes […]

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Breed Notes 2nd Novemeber 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: November 2nd, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS This year was the 50th Anniversary of Midland Counties Ch show and every exhibitor received a nice size blue draw string bag, it was also the 12th year that the show has scheduled the breed without CCs. Pastoral day was Friday not the best day for travelling but at least the weather was […]

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Breed Notes 26th October 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: October 29th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Last weekend Buhund exhibitors and their dogs headed to Leicestershire for the club Ch show. Our judge was June Purves who was club secretary for many years. There was an entry of 23 dogs making 31entries, there were also Special Awards classes judged by Bethany Hewart. These classes as you may know are […]

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Breed Notes 19th October 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: October 19th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS This week I heard from a very thrilled Brenda Bethell she wrote-: ‘My beautiful heart dog Freya is now a Triple Champion. She gained her Luxembourg title in March 2014 and her International title in November the same year, at that time she also had 3 of the 7 Green Stars needed for […]

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Breed Notes 12th October 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: October 12th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Pastoral day at South Wales Kennel Kennel Assoc Ch Show was Friday, sadly for the first time there was only one Buhund entered, Millie Lambert’s Sturtmoor EezeeLuvva by x Ch Arnscroft Di Na Mo Farrah JW ShCM x Ch Bernegarden’s Reve Enka Av Sturtmoor (Imp Nor). She has 2RCCs and was Top puppy […]

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Breed Notes 5th October 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: October 5th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS The show results this week comes from Northern Ireland. A few weeks ago, you may remember, I told you that Brenda and Tony Bethell had sold their house in Wales and headed off across the Irish Sea, living in their caravan until they can move into their forever home in Eire. Brenda has […]

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Breed Notes 28th September 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: September 28th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I start with an apology to Margaret Garvie as last week in my notes I said her Rhialis Lucina won her 2nd RCC at Driffield in fact it was her 4th, so sorry Margaret I have updated my records now. I never mind being corrected as it proves my notes are being read! […]

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Breed Notes 21st September 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: September 21st, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUND Darlington Ch show is one of the more northern shows and has tended to only be popular with those living relatively close. Things may change next year when it becomes one of the ‘All Breed Ch Shows’ with CCs for all the breeds that have them. The show is also known for the […]

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Breed Notes 14th September 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: September 14th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Richmond Ch show 2018 will certainly go down in Breed history. Our breed judge was Zena Thorn Andrews who last judged the breed at Crufts in 2015.She started judging in the early 70’s and is now approved to award CCs in all breeds, she has also judged as an FCI all breed judge. […]

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Breed Notes 7th September 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: September 9th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Our judge for City Of Birmingham was Steve Hall; he has judged the breed 5 times over the years, the last being at Birmingham National in May 2015. He gives CCs in 45 breeds, 22 of them in the Pastoral Group. He is also well known as being the Secretary of Blackpool Ch […]

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Breed Notes 31st August 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: August 31st, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS The August SKC has never had classes for Buhunds, occasionally they have been shown in the NSC classes but not this year. Debbie Penniston -Fleming who is probably the nearest Buhund owner to the showground has retired Ch /Am Ch Visions Dino of Trollheimen (Imp USA) (Casper), who she co owns with Pat […]

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Breed Notes 24th August 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: August 28th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Having had a run of three shows without CCs we are now back to shows with CCs. Welsh Kennel being the first, Pastoral day was Saturday and our judge was Kari Wilberg. He was born in Norway coming into dogs when he was 15yrs old, he come to England with his wife in […]

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Breed Notes 17th August 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: August 17th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I liked History at school and was reasonably good at it, I would never make a historian, but I still find it interesting and am often amazed at the history, as to how Ch shows started. Until the early 19th century Bournemouth did not exist, the area was just grazed by cattle. In […]

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Breed Notes 11th August Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: August 11th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Last weekend Paignton Ch show was held at Westpoint, Clyst St Mary Exeter. It is a four day show and I think I am right in saying the only one that includes Monday, which was Pastoral day and Tuesday. It also hosts Obedience, Agility a Companion Dog show and Rally. Our judge was […]

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Breed Notes 3rd August 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: August 3rd, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Not quite sure what to say about the weather last weekend. Apart from snow and ice I think we had everything the weather could offer. Friday, certainly in the south east was almost unbearably hot at 36 degrees, then in the evening thunderstorms broke bringing much needed rain. Not sure a whole month’s […]

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Breed Notes 27th July 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: July 28th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS There are no Ch shows to report on this week, I do however have two articles sent to me by club members about activities they do with their dogs. Ironically the dogs are litter sisters and both articles involve scent training.     The first one is from Alysha Branchflower with Knytshall Josephine. She writes-: […]

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