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Breed Notes 14th February 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: February 16th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Rather sad notes this week as on 31st January Gail Hussey died, after a short stay in hospital. It was such a shock for everyone who knew her, especially the Buhund community as she had judged us only 7 weeks earlier at LKA. This was her seventh time of giving CCs in the […]

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Breed Notes 7th February 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: February 16th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS On the 25th January Brenda and Tony Bethell rose early and headed with 3 dogs to the National Show Centre, Cloghran Dublin for the Prestigious Navan Dog Show ‘Best of the Best Super Match’. There was an entry of 432 with 4 rings in operation. One for the adult males with over a […]

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Breed Notes 31st January 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: February 2nd, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I am sure many of you will have heard of Buhunds doing Barn Hunts in the US. The sport is based on the hunting team work where rat catchers and their dogs used to travel the country side, ridding farms of the  vermin which we all know can cause a  great deal of […]

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Breed Notes 24th January 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: January 24th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS. Last year Manchester was the first of the new all breeds Ch shows, giving CCs to all breeds that have them for a 3yr trial period. This year they were celebrating the fact that they were founded in 1861. It is of course the last show where you can qualify for Crufts, as […]

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Breed Notes 7th February 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: February 8th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS On the 25th January Brenda and Tony Bethell rose early and headed with 3 dogs to the National Show Centre, Cloghran Dublin for the Prestigious Navan Dog Show ‘Best of the Best Super Match’. There was an entry of 432 with 4 rings in operation. One for the adult males with over a […]

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Breed Notes 17th January 2020 MArgaret Deuchar

Posted on: January 15th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Most Championship shows go back many years, Crufts itself started in 1891, but Boston & District Canine Society show was only given Championship show status 13 yrs ago. The society held its first limited show in 1949 followed in 1952 with an open show; however, it was not until 37yrs later in 1989 […]

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Breed Notes 10th January 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: January 10th, 2020

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Congratulations to Margaret Garvie with Ch Rhialis Phyche ShCM  and Sarah Stonton with Ch Arnscroft In Di Ana Jack RL1EX, who have been confirmed as Joint Top Dogs in the Breed for 2019 as announced in ‘Our Dogs’. Phyche is home bred by Margaret and is by Ch /Am Ch Visions Dino of […]

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Breed Notes 3rd January 2020 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: December 30th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I hope you all had a good Christmas; we now look forward to a new decade and a new show season which will soon be in full swing. In the meantime, I thought you might be interested to know how breeders choose their Affix (Registered Kennel Name). Some of course are obvious, like […]

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Breed Notes 27th December 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: December 30th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I start by wishing you all a Very Happy and Healthy 2020 including all you animals of course. I always jokingly say I am still waiting for the Millennium, there was so much hype about it and now we are 20 years down the line, not really sure how that happened! There are […]

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Breed Notes 20th Decemeber 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: December 19th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I start by wishing you all a Very Happy and Peaceful Christmas and New Year, this of course includes all your four legged  friends and or whatever species you have, as I know  many of you don’t just have dogs, some have exotic  pets. LKA is the last Ch show of the year […]

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Breed Notes 13th December 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: December 16th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS As promised this week I am going to look at the dogs and bitches wining RCCs in the past year. Of course as I said last week not all went to every show. I was very pleased though that as with the CCs they were spread about in both sexes. Some years ago […]

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Breed Notes 6th December 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: December 19th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Over in Eire I am sure Brenda and Tony Bethell had their spirits lifted, when in messenger they received notifications that their home bred  Ir Ch Minforst Galadreil  and their Cirneco Dell’Etna, Cyrenensis Lucia Franca (Imp Italy ), had both  qualified for the Navan Best of  the Best Supermatch on Saturday 25th  January, […]

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Breed Notes 6th December 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: December 6th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Over in Eire I am sure Brenda and Tony Bethell had their spirits lifted, when in messenger they received notifications that their home bred  Ir Ch Minforst Galadreil  and their Cirneco Dell’Etna, Cyrenensis Lucia Franca (Imp Italy ), had both  qualified for the Navan Best of  the Best Supermatch on Saturday 25th  January, […]

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Breed Notes 29th November 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: November 29th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS The Nordic open show is organised by the Finish Spitz Club and is the only show in the UK for just Spitz breeds, unlike FCI countries where Group 5 is for Spitz and primitive breeds, in the UK the Spitz breeds are split over all 5groups. The show has been held for over […]

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Breed Notes 22nd November 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: November 22nd, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS There are very few things that you can’t do with your Buhund, but perhaps one of the most rewarding is when they become Therapy Dogs. We now have two that I know of that have recently become Therapy Dogs, one is Penny and Tom Glibbery’s Rikarlo Grant(Indy) and the other is Lillian and […]

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Breed Notes 15th Novemeber 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: November 15th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Recently Bill Mcbain lost this battle with cancer; many years ago he successfully bred and showed Buhunds under the Willmac affix. The kennel was located in Aberdeen so the dogs were only lightly shown. I always think it is sad when people who were known in the breed many years ago pass, as […]

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Breed Notes 8th November 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: November 11th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS On 28th October across the Irish Sea in Eire Brenda and Tony Bethell rose at silly o’clock to go to Dublin, for the Bull Breeds Association All Breed Ch show. It was worth the early start as under Mr Ionescu from Romania their Ir Ch Zodiac’s Featuring Fredrik At Taevas of Minforst Jun […]

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Breed Notes 1st November 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: November 2nd, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS The weekend of the breed Ch show Celia Vines and her ever green Ch Ailort Highlander At Parvodene JW Sh CM (Perry) had a very busy time. At the Ch show Perry won the Vintage Veteran class and the Special Working Class (which is for dogs that have been placed in any KC […]

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Breed Notes 25th October 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: October 24th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS I really enjoy writing the breed notes, never more so than this week, with some breed history and the club Ch show to report, so in date order-: Recently Neil Hood contacted me with some very exciting news about Ch Arnscroft Di Nah Sawr Us Rex (Dino to his friends) who he co […]

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Breed Notes 18th October 2019 Margaret Deuchar

Posted on: October 20th, 2019

NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS Pastoral Day at South Wales KA Ch show was the Saturday. When I first started showing, the Association which was founded in 1936 held the show in July at Crick near Chepstow on the Wales and West Show ground and had a good entry. When the showground was redeveloped the show was moved […]

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