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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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Breed Notes 20th July 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: July 20th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Our judge for National Working & Pastoral Breeds Ch show was Morwenna Wallbank who in the 80’s had the successful kennel of Dewin Buhunds. Wenna wrote the breed notes for Dog World for many years, when she decided to give them up she asked me if I would like to take them over, […]

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Breed Notes 13th July 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: July 13th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS It is lovely not to have to worry about taking a coat and wet weather gear when you go to a show, but I would like a few degrees off these really high temperatures. Friday morning I set off to join Debbie at the East of England Show, which as well as the […]

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Breed Notes 6th July 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: July 6th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Windsor is my favourite Ch show, not just because it is my local show just 45mins door to door, but I love the setting being just below the Castle. I also have very happy memories of showing horse at Windsor Horse show for many years .When I first started showing there were no […]

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Breed Notes 29th June 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: June 29th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Last Saturday the Obreedience team headed off to Solihull, I had hoped to be able to tell you that we did well, but I am afraid we are a long way off from the heady days of when we won the heat at LKA and had our photo in the dog press. The […]

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Breed Notes 22nd June 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: June 23rd, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS The top Buhund at the half year, both with club points and ‘Our Dogs’ is Anne Smith’s Ch Arnscroft Never Say Di by Ch /Am Ch Visions Dino of Trollheimen (Imp USA) x Arnscroft Di Sing On Ice. ‘Our Dogs’ Joint Top Puppies are Nancy Kent & Jacqui & Michael Cobb’s Koromandel Best […]

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Breed Notes 15th June 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: June 15th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS AFTER SKC the breed has four Ch shows on the run without CCs. This will change next year when Bath has CCs, but then there will be a longer gap from Crufts till Bath, as we will lose them at Welks. Three Counties is one of those without CCs, it used to be […]

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Breed Notes 8th June 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: June 7th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Only 3 days after being G3 at Bath Ch show Neil Hood and Julian Collins, Ch Arnscroft Di Nah Sawr US Rex ShCM was G2 at Reading & District Kennel Assoc show under judge Ian Blackshaw, he gives CCs in Australian Cattle Dogs, German Shepherds & Tibetan Spaniels. This 21 Ring show was […]

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Breed Notes 1st June 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: May 31st, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS The second spring bank holiday weekend and as you would expect Buhunds and their owners were out and about. Sunday was Pastoral Day at Bath Ch show, no CCs until next year, our judge was Graham Hill who gives CC in 39 breeds across the Hound, Pastoral, Utility and Working groups. There was […]

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Breed Notes 25th May 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: May 25th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Once the show season starts they come thick and fast, only 5 days after The National exhibitors made their way to the Royal Highland show ground for SKC. The breed didn’t go in till after lunch which gave time for a special picnic  for Lorraine as it was her birthday, there were special […]

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Breed Notes 18th May 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: May 17th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS There is an old saying ‘do not cast a clout till May be out’ I have never been sure if that was the month of May or the May bush, after the very hot weekend all the May bushes came out so I thought it must be the latter, then last weekend winter […]

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Breed Notes 11th May 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: May 11th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS What a difference a week makes, one Saturday it is so wet that many outdoor activities are cancelled, the following Saturday there is wall to wall sunshine over most of the UK, no clouds in the sky and record breaking temperatures for the early May Bank holiday. No Champ shows to report but […]

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Breed Notes 4th May 2018 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: May 4th, 2018

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Pastoral Day at WELKS was Friday 27th, the week before the temperature had been in the twenties, but that had all changed, it was in single figures with heavy rain for most of the day. Many of you will know the Three Counties showground set in the Malvern Hills; it is a lovely […]

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