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Breed Notes 20th September 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: September 20th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS When I first started showing Darlington Ch show was held in a park in the middle of Darlington. Even when there was the petrol crisis in 2000, the show went on and the late Elisabeth Coleopy and I managed to get there by car sharing. Unfortunately, security caused a real problem, and the […]

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Breed Notes 13th September 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: September 15th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Richmond Dog Show Society held its first show under Kennel Club Rules in 1895, making it one of the oldest and best known dog shows in the UK. When I started showing some 27yrs ago the show was held on Ascot Racecourse. Then in 2004 the show moved to the grounds of Loseley […]

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Breed Notes 6th September 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: September 5th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Pastoral Day at City of Birmingham was the Saturday, we have lost CCs there, they went to Leeds All Breed Ch Show. In the past they were one of the shows that had the hated single CC, that were brought in by the KC for breeds that did not have high numbers being […]

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Breed Notes 30th August 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: August 30th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Gillingham and Shaftesbury dog show is held as part of the one day Agricultural show of the same name, which says ‘it provides something for everyone’, always held on a weekday in the middle of August at the Turnpike showground, Shaftesbury, Dorset. Sadly, it was on one of those rainy August days, which […]

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Breed Notes 23rd August 2019 Matgaret Deuchar

Posted on: August 23rd, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Pastoral Day at Welsh Kennel Club show is always the Saturday, meaning that those that decide to go the day before and stay over, nearly always have the difficult driving conditions that are associated with travelling on a Friday.  On previous trips to the show I have always stayed in Builth Wells, however […]

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Breed Notes 16th August 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: August 14th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Not quite sure where to start about last weekend. I know some people were not happy that various events were cancelled, in some cases many days in advance, like the music festival, but most were hobbies and our thoughts go to the people who had their houses/business flooded, and in some cases also […]

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Breed Notes 9th August 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: August 10th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS If you read this Blog regularly you will know that I love to hear from owners who do something different with their dogs, and even sometimes without their dogs. I have recently heard from Neil Hood whose rescue Buhund recently took part in a photo shoot, he wrote saying. “The photo shoot was […]

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Breed Notes 2nd August 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: August 3rd, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Leeds Ch show is now one of the new All Breed Ch shows giving CCs to all breeds that have them, our set of CCs was moved from E Of E. Most exhibitors have a Ch show that is reasonably local to them, Leeds is the one for the Northern exhibitors, so those […]

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Breed Notes 26th July Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: July 25th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS The day after NW&PBs and the club show we headed back to the Three Counties show ground, having spent the night in a local hotel. There the Evesham & District Canine Society Premier show was being held. Nancy came over from the camp site to support and Pat Williams, our great supporter also […]

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Breed Notes 19th July 2019 ~Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: July 18th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Groups have their own Ch and Open shows. The Working and Pastoral groups have a combined show every year at the Three Counties show ground in Malvern. The group shows also have their Junior Handler qualifiers for the final at Discover Dog. Isaac Shorer-Wheeler was 3rd handling Anne Smith’s Ch Arnscroft Never Say […]

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Breed Notes 12th July 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: July 11th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Pastoral Day at East of England Ch Dog show at Peterborough was the Friday, not my local show but only an hour an half away, however for Sarah Stonton it was her  local show only, 30mins from her shutting her front door  to entering  the show, don’t think you can get much more […]

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Breed Notes 5th July 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: July 6th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Windsor Ch is my local Ch show, in theory it should only take just under an hour door to door, but Pastoral day being a Friday it took a little longer. The day started quite cool but warmed up as the day went on, but luckily not as hot as had been been […]

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Breed Notes 28th June 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: June 27th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Blackpool is the only General Ch show left in the North West of England. It goes back to 1921; the first Ch show being held in 1934 in the tram sheds in Hornby Road. In the past the show had a pre-show dinner and dance, which at the time was a highlight in […]

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Breed Notes 21st June 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: June 21st, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Friday the 21st June the longest day, now the days will start getting shorter and at the moment summer seems to be on hold. This time last year it was very hot but at the moment we will all soon be suffering from rust. I know here in the South East it had […]

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Breed Notes 14th June 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: June 14th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Three Counties Dog show is another show that for years has scheduled the breed without CCs. Held on the Three Counties showground in Malvern, it used to be combined with the Royal Three Counties Show. Then one fateful day many years ago on a pouring wet hound day, we queued to get in […]

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Breed Notes 7th June 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: June 7th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Those of you who read my notes regularly know that as well as enjoying reporting on shows, I love to hear of other things owners do with their Buhunds. Most of you will know the name Tom Glibbery, he has run the Paris and London marathons this year, in aid of The National […]

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Breed Notes 31st May 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: May 31st, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Bath Ch show is one of the new all breed shows giving CCs to every breed that has them, this is being trialled for 3 yrs by the KC. It has scheduled the breed for many, many years without CCs, for which we have always been grateful. The all-breed shows now have to […]

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Breed Notes 24th May 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: May 26th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Before I finish with Birmingham National, it was one of the shows that had a “Have a go Dog show” seminar for those new to showing. Lisa Strong had booked herself into the seminar on the Sunday and below is an article she has kindly written about her day. “This year the KC […]

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Breed Notes 17th May 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: May 17th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS The first day of Birmingham National was Thursday which was Pastoral Day; it was their 160th Anniversary show with every exhibitor receiving a very nice pen. The show also schedules every breed with CCs. Rather like Welks Ch show  the weather decided to break the night before, with heavy rain and some thunder, […]

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Breed Notes 10th May 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: May 13th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS As usual Buhunds and their owners were out and about over the Bank holiday weekend. The weather could not have been more different from that over Easter, this time it was cold and windy but that did not stop anyone enjoying the weekend. Lisa Strong has kindly sent me details of a charity […]

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