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Breed Notes 22nd January 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: January 22nd, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Well, here we are over halfway through January and the evenings are beginning to stay light longer, especially if on the rare occasion it is a sunny day, but it always seems to take longer in the mornings for there to be a difference, although our daughter who lives in the New Forest […]

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Breed Notes 15th January 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: January 15th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS You will have appreciated that my notes last week were written before we went into our third lockdown, this is in England as I know those of you in the devolved nations have had different rules for some time, particularly in Wales. The sentiments are still the same though, stay safe and look […]

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Breed Notes 8th January 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: January 8th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Well, here we are at the end of the first week of the New Year, and with the Oxford-Astra Zeneca the second vaccine being approved, I think we all hoped that by the anniversary of the pandemic being declared in March 20, things would be beginning to improve. However, with this new variant […]

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Breed Notes 1st January 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: January 3rd, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Well, it is finally here the end of 2020, a year that will certainly go down in the history books for all the wrong reasons. This time last year we were welcoming in 2020 with parties and watching the firework display on the Thames, from the comfort of the living room in our […]

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Breed Notes 25th December 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: January 3rd, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Firstly, I start by wishing you all a Happy and Safe Christmas, it will be a Christmas like no other, but I do hope that you will be able to safely see some friends and family. I am sure no one had face masks or hand sanitizer on last year’s Christmas list and […]

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Breed Notes 18th December 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: December 18th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I hope all of you that are club members have now received the latest edition of Buhund News, edited by our chairman Anne assisted by Lillian who sources some of the articles and photos. It is a great read with a couple of competitions, a ‘crossword’ and a ‘title the photo’ so if […]

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Breed Notes 11th December 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: December 12th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I know I am not the only who did some sorting out during the first lockdown, when I went back to work I stopped sorting, but recently I have been looking through some of the articles on Buhunds that I had found during those first lockdown weeks. One of them was an article […]

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Breed Notes 4th December 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: December 5th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I am sure you all know that Crufts 2021 has been postponed from March to July 15th -18th, with Pastoral Day being Sunday 18th July. It has also been announced that entries will be capped for each breed, how this will work  I have no idea, but I suggest that you get your […]

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Breed Notes 27th November 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: November 27th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I am sure you all know by now that Crufts will take place on 15-18 July at the NEC with Pastoral day on the Sunday. What it will look like and what the qualifications will be for  those not already qualified for next year’s show is still to be decided, as is to […]

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Breed Notes 20th November 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: November 22nd, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I hope that you are all coping with the various restrictions on your life brought about by this deadly global pandemic wherever you live. I know we were all told about light at the end of the tunnel, with the announcement that a vaccine has been developed, which will hopefully mean that eventually, […]

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Breed Notes Margaret Deuchar 13th November 2020

Posted on: November 13th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS On Thursday morning 5th Nov many in the Dog World were shocked and saddened to hear of the passing of Robert Greaves after a short illness, from which it was originally thought he would make a full recovery, sadly that was not to be. Some of you will have counted Robert among your […]

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Breed Notes 6th November 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: November 6th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS DNA is a fantastic tool in testing for the likelihood that an animal might suffer from a certain disease in the future.  It does of course have many other uses, one of which is dating things. I was recently reading a paper on dog DNA. It says that the domestication of the dog […]

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Breed Notes 30th October 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: October 30th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I cannot believe that we are at the end of another month. Despite it being such a difficult year the months seem galloping by, probably in some way just as well as hopefully it means that we are nearer having a treatment or vaccine for Covid. Last weekend should have been our Ch […]

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Breed Notes 23rd October 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: October 23rd, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS A  few weeks ago I had a lovely e-mail from Maureen Lake who has Fern (Knytshall Cora Sun Drop of Maubrea). She wrote:-‘I went for a lovely long walk across the fields the other day and coming back met a couple with two bouncy young Springer Spaniels with a ball. Now Fern loves […]

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Breed Notes 16th October 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: October 16th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Over the past couple of weeks I have talked about Buhunds taking part in Scent Trials, these trials and the training is all  based on the training given to the dogs that are used to detect diseases, bombs, drugs and the cadaver dogs that search for  bodies. Humans have 6 million scent receptors […]

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Breed Notes 9th October 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: October 10th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Well, October and Autumn have certainly come in with a vengeance with storm Alex arriving from Italy and France. One minute we were watering some grass seed we had put down on some bare patches which were due to all the dry weather, the next minute the lawn is virtually all under water, […]

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Breed Notes 3rd October 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: October 2nd, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I start with a warning about acorns, this year  there are a lot of berries on the  bushes, and fruit on trees, this also applies to Oak trees which are laden with acorns .The only large animal that seems to able to eat acorns safely are pigs, and while dogs on the whole  […]

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Breed Notes 25th September 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: September 25th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS We humans have been very lucky over the past 6 plus months, in being able to take part in online dog shows and other online canine activities, but our four legged friends have not been so lucky, therefore I was very pleased when I received an article from Jacqui Walmsley about classes she […]

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Breed Notes 18th September 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: September 18th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Results from another one line show, Neil Hood’s Ch Arnscroft Di Nah Saw Us Rex (Dino)by Ch/Ir Ch Arnscroft Kimura x Ch/Ir Ch Arnscroft Di-Nahs-Mite was Pastoral G1 and BV in the Pastoral Group in the Paignton and District Ch show, which was  run at the same time Paignton would  have taken place, […]

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Breed Notes 11th September 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: September 11th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS In this week notes I have three competitions to tell you about, all from different canine disciplines. ‘Our Dogs’ have been running another on line show.BOB in Buhunds was Jenny Shorer Wheeler’s Ch MaidofCopper for Kormandel(Imp Fin) by Nor Ch Gnipagrottensqu x Swe/Fin Ch Cipacan Mila Magia. BP was my and daughter Debbie’s […]

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