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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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Breed Notes 30th April 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: April 30th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS With the easing of lockdown, it does look as if some shows will go ahead. The first show with breed classes if everything goes to plan will be at the Royal Cheshire Show (Dog Section) on 22nd of June. Then the first Ch show with breed classes will be East of England at […]

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Breed Notes 23rd April 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: April 23rd, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS It is many months since I have been able to write about a face-to-face canine activity, and while it has been absolutely fantastic to be able to take part in various online activities whether it be shows, obreedience or other activities that have been run by dedicated organisers and also to have zoom […]

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Breed Notes 16th April 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: April 20th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS This year has seen the passing of some lovely Buhunds adored by their owners and who have also left their mark on the breed in various ways. I am also very touched to have had the honour of having the obituaries for these dogs in these breed notes.         This week the obituary is […]

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Breed Notes 9th April 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: April 10th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS You will have read or heard I am sure that Windsor Ch show has now also been cancelled as they had problems securing the infrastructure they needed. It should have been the first show this year with CCs for the breed. I was sad as not only is it my favourite show as […]

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Breed Notes 2nd April 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: April 1st, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I must start by thanking all of you who sent flowers, cards and messages when Debbie and I had to say goodbye to Fizz. As I have said so many times all dogs are special to their owners, but to know how many of you had lovely memories of Fizz meant so much […]

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Breed Notes 26th March 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: March 26th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Following up on the sad news that Celia Vines Ch Ailort Highlander at Parvodene JW ShCM GGC VW had joined his friends over the Rainbow Bridge, Celia has been in touch to say that she and her daughter Jenny came into Buhunds in 1981, winning a CC under Joe Braddon, and also had […]

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Breed Notes 19th March 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: March 19th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Over the years I have written about many dogs that have passed on, they have all been special to their owners and many have also made their presence felt in other ways. I am finding these notes extremely hard to write as they are about my and Debbie’s Fizz aka Ch/Bel Ch Tonylynn’s […]

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Breed Notes 12th March 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: March 12th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS It had been hoped that Windsor Ch show would be the first show this year with CCs for the breed, but I am sure many of you will have seen that the Royal Windsor Horse Show has moved to the same days, and the horse show has preference. The Horse show does not […]

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Breed Notes 5th March 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: March 5th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUND Every day we read about dogs being stolen, at least now the police seem to be taken it more seriously, although there still more needs to be done to it a more serious offence. There is a Petition out there at the moment saying that ‘Pet Theft should be a Specific Crime in […]

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Breed Notes 26th February 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: February 26th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS This week I sadly write about the passing of another club member and breeder of Buhunds in the eighties, Evan Stone. I did not know Evan as I only came into the Breed in 1992. Recently though I saw a post on Sue Bowe’s FB page saying he had died. I contacted Sue […]

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Breed Notes 19th February 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: February 19th, 2021

Our pets whatever type never stay with us long enough, some have quite short lives but with our dogs we do hope they will live into their teens. Sadly, this is not always the case all too often they go far too early and whenever they leave us, they always leave a big hole in […]

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Breed Notes 12th February 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: February 12th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS This week I have the sad news that one of our Patrons, Founder Club Member and great supporter of the breed Alf Dobson died on the 23rd of January, just 2 days before his 90th birthday, having been born on Burns Night 25th January 1931.  I am sure you will all want me […]

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Breed Notes 5th February 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: February 6th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS In my notes of 14th September 2020, I wrote that sadly Carolyn Solomon had said goodbye to Tegan (Trelowen Keres) she was 14yrs and 8months. A couple of weeks ago I heard from Carolyn that Jacqui Avery had very kindly given her Torren (Ch Tokyn Sequoia),she had by then  been with Carolyn six […]

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Breed Notes 29th January 2021 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: January 29th, 2021

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Well, here we are the last weekend in January, we had hoped a few weeks ago that things would be getting betting better by now, but that light we were all looking for seems to be rather dim and at the end of a long dark tunnel. There are positive things though that […]

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