Archive for August, 2011

Irish Kennel Club National Championship Show Sunday 28th August 2011

Posted on Monday, August 29th, 2011

Another early star on Sunday 28th August for the Irish Kennel Club National Show.  Again, Robbie took 1st place open dog and reserve green star, Mia took 2nd place open bitch and Hemlock took 1st place champion bitch and reserve green star.

 

Looking forward to a couple of weeks break now !

Irish Kennel Club International Championship Show Saturday 27th August 2011

Posted on Monday, August 29th, 2011

This weekend we had two shows, the first being the Irish Kennel Club International Show on Saturday 27th August.  Once again we had some nice sunshine and a great day out with some good friends.  Robbie took 1st place open dog, reserve green star and reserve CACIB.  Mia took 2nd place open bitch and Hemlock took 1st place champion bitch, reserve green star and reserve CACIB.

Munster Circuit 2011

Posted on Sunday, August 21st, 2011

Saturday 13th August was for us the start of the circuit with the Navan Dog show for Groups 1, 2 & 5 with breed judge Ms Jackie Clyde (IRL).  Robbie took first place Open Dog and reserve green star.  Our gorgeous Mia took first place Open Bitch, Green Star and reserve best of breed. Hemlock took first place Champion Bitch and reserve Green Star.  Good weather and great friends joining us for a fantastic day !

 

After a long day on Saturday we headed to our home town show on Sunday 14th August for the Clonmel & District Canine Club Show with breed judge Mrs L Millman (CAN)  What a fantastic day this was for us which saw us do the double with Robbie taking the green star dog and best breed and Mia taking green star bitch and reserve best breed with Hemlock taking the reserve green star bitch.  We were so thrilled with Robbie taking green star from open class in a strong line up.  Even more thrilled that his breeder Kathy Lane was here to see him do it. 

 

Tuesday 16th of August we headed to Killarney for the Killarney & District Canine Club Show with breed judge Ms L Campion (IRL).  Fantastic sunshine and another fantastic day with good friends made even better by doing the double again with Robbie taking the green star dog and best of breed, Hemlock taking the green star bitch and reserve best of breed and Mia taking the reserve green star. 

 

Thursday 18th of August saw us in Limerick for the Limerick & District Canine Club Show with breed judge Mr V Grosso (AM)  Again, absolutely thrilled with Robbie taking green star dog and reserve best of breed.  Mia took second place open bitch and Hemlock took first place champion bitch and reserve green star.

 

Finally, Saturday 20th August ( which was our wedding anniversary ) we headed to the final show of the circuit in Tralee for the Tralee & District Canine Club Show with breed judge Dr. M Inzoli (ITL).  Robbie took first place Open dog and reserve green star, Mia took second place Open bitch and Hemlock took first place Champion bitch and reserve green star.

 

It is hard to put in words how thrilled we were with the results that our fur kids achieved all week.  In total over the five shows, Robbie took three green stars, two best of breeds and one reserve best of breed.  He now holds six green stars at the age of 22 months.  Mia took two green stars and two reserve best of breeds and Hemlock took one green star and one reserve best of breed.  It has been a super week spent in the company of some fantastic people.  Time now for the fur kids to chill !

Dun Laoghaire Canine Society Show Sunday 31st July 2011

Posted on Sunday, August 21st, 2011

After a long and busy day on the Saturday in Belfast we headed to Dublin on Sunday 31st July for the Dun Laoghaire Canine Society Show.  Another great day for Bulabos with Hemlock taking green star bitch and reserve best of breed, Mia took first place open bitch and reserve green star and Robbie took second place open dog.

Bangor & North County Down Canine Club Show Saturday 30th July 2011

Posted on Sunday, August 21st, 2011

The start of a two show weekend, Saturday 30th July was another great day for Bulabos at the Bangor & North County Down Canine Club Show under breed judge Mr B Busby (AM) with Robbie taking green star dog and best of breed and Mia taking green star bitch and reserve best of breed.

Dundalk & District Canine Club Championship Show – 23rd July 2011

Posted on Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

On Saturday 23rd July we travelled to Dundalk & District Canine Club Championship Show.  Our judge was Mr G. Vandoni.  The weather was good for a change, lovely for us but a bit too hot for the dogs !  Mia – Ir Ch Islamorada Amazing Grace took first place Open bitch and reserve green star and Robbie – Ir Jnr Ch, CJW11 Lanebern Black Magic took third place open dog.

Another Irish Champion – SLK Ch, WD Ch, NOR Ch, IR Ch, Hemlock Van’t Hof Ter Quinni

Posted on Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

Saturday 16th July was the Sligo & District Championship Show under judge Mr S. Reilly.  We were thrilled that our girl SLK Ch, WD CH, NOR Ch, Hemlock Van’t Hof Ter Quinni took her seventh green star and gained her Irish Champion title to add to her other titles.  Robbie – Ir Jnr Ch, CJW11 Lanebern Black Magic was second place Open dog and Mia – Ir Ch Islamorada Amazing Grace took first place Open bitch and reserve green star.  Seven hours driving but so worth it.