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Breed Notes 17th September 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: September 18th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Pastoral day at Richmond Ch show was the Friday, not the best day for travelling especially if you have to negotiate the M25, but we were third in the ring after GSD and Pulis, so there was a little leeway time wise, but most chose to arrive early at the start of the […]

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Breed Notes 10th September 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: September 10th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Driffield Ch show held on Wetherby Racecourse no longer schedules classes for the breed. The show itself was held at Doncaster racecourse for 30 yrs. moving in 2006 to Wetherby due to building works being carried out at Doncaster. The committee chose Wetherby as they felt there was easy access to venue, and […]

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Breed Notes 3rd September 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: September 3rd, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUND Shaftesbury and Gillingham Agricultural Show was held on the 18th and 19th August on its own Turnpike showground in North Dorset, it is the biggest Agricultural show in the south, this year it was restricted to 2 days due covid planning/restrictions. It always starts on the third Wednesday in August, and often has […]

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Breed Notes 27th August 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: August 27th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Bournemouth Ch show ran on its original dates but the group days were changed, so Pastoral day was Monday August 16th.I am always very interested in how shows start in some cases they increase in size and become very popular open shows, a few become Ch shows others for one reason or another […]

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Breed Notes 20th August 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: August 20th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Paignton and District Ch show had its beginnings back in 1909 when the late WJ Nichols judged the dog section of the Paignton Fanciers Association in the basement of the Public Halls in Paignton, which housed the various livestock sections of the Society. In 1923 their first open dog show was held, increasing […]

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Breed Notes 13th August 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: August 13th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Pastoral day at Bath Ch show was Tuesday 3rd of August having been moved from its original date because of covid restrictions. It is one of the new All-Breed Ch shows that gives CCs to all the breeds that have them. Originally it was for a trial period of 3years from 2019, but […]

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Breed Notes 6th August 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: August 6th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I start with show updates. At Birmingham National our judge will now be Christine Chapman and not Annukka Paloheimo, due to covid travel restrictions. Christine was a successful exhibitor and breeder of Buhunds in the late 70s & 80s under the Bukris affix, Chris also started judging in the 80s and this will […]

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Breed Notes 30th July 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: July 31st, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I hope that you and all your animals were able to cope we the extreme heat we have been having, unusually for us it was more in the West Country, Wales and Northern Ireland, where as normally we have it hotter in the south east, mind you it was still hot enough. Cool […]

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Breed Notes 23rd July 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: July 24th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS The first Ch show with CCs for breed this year was National Working and Pastoral Breeds, held on the Three Counties Show ground in Malvern on Saturday 17th July. When the times came out, I realised we would be getting up at silly o’clock as we were first in the ring at 9am, […]

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Breed Notes 16th July 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: July 24th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS In my notes last week, I told you that on July 4th we had finally manged to have the AGMs for 2020 and 2021.The Agenda for the 2020 AGM had to stand with no alterations as it had been prepared for the 4th April date. Those of you that are members will have […]

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Breed Notes 9th July 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: July 9th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Last year we had our AGM and fun afternoon arranged for 4th April then of course the pandemic happened and we all went into lockdown in March. The KC said that 2020 AGMs could be carried over till 2021 and be held on the same day as the 2021 AGM but had to […]

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Breed Notes 2nd July 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: July 2nd, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS It has been great to have on-line shows, but to have actual shows back is fantastic, the first general Ch show was Southern Counties held last weekend 25th-27th June on the permanent show ground of Newbury & District Agricultural Society. There were no benches but exhibitors were allowed to take their own gazebos. […]

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Breed Notes 25th June 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: July 2nd, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS This week the breed notes have kindly been sent to me by Sarah Stonton she writes: – “Never work with Children or Animals-well that is how the saying goes. Many of you know I am a Vet so work with animals the whole time, so why on earth would I chose to work […]

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Breed Notes 18th June 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: June 19th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Last week I told you how I came to have my first Buhund. Having shown horses who were all registered with their various breed societies it seemed natural to join the Norwegian Buhund Club, and in due time a show schedule arrived. I thought it would be fun to show Okie Wolfen Just […]

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Breed Notes 11th June 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: June 11th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS In my notes of 28th May I mentioned that there were a few litters due this year, so that hopefully when shows open up again the puppy classes will have some entries. So far there have been two litters of five each, in the US earlier this year there were a couple of […]

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Breed Notes 4th June 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: June 4th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Last week I wrote about the ‘Our Dogs’ online show, this week it is about another online competition Obreedience, the fifth since lockdown started last year. Many thanks go to Julia Bodsworth for organising them all, this time there were 22 teams, many were mixed breed teams but as usual our Quatre Bu […]

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Breed Notes 28th May 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: May 28th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS It is hard to believe that we are almost at the end of May, where is the year going, it is only just over 3 weeks before the longest day of the year. The weather of course is not helping, hopefully by the time you read this the rain will have stopped and […]

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Breed Notes 21st May 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: May 21st, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Many thanks to ‘Our Dogs’ who have been running their 6th One Line Show with 2000 entries from home and abroad, keeping us going until the time when actual shows will hopefully again be a regular event. Congratulations go to Isaac Shorer-Wheeler who won the 6-11yr old junior handling class, with a photo […]

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Breed Notes 14th May 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: May 15th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS On the 30th of March Ch /Ir Ch Arnscroft Kimura (Kato)crossed the Rainbow bridge now only 4 weeks later his sister Arnscroft Di Sing On Ice (Tusk) has crossed the bridge to join him. Losing one dog is hard enough, but to lose two in such close proximity is especially hard for owner […]

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Breed Notes 7th May 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: May 7th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Like so many people over the 3 lockdowns I have sorted out cupboards and drawers and have found things I had not looked at, in some cases for many years! A number of these were articles from various canine magazines and dog papers written about Elkhounds and Buhunds. When I was thinking about […]

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