28.12 we visited Pskov, Russia for a national show. The results made us more than happy:
Liina, Iiah's Donna Piccolina, Best of Breed junior and future RUS J CH (waits for the EST J CH to be completed).
Mia, Oliviera Mia Oops Fantazija, Best of Breed and RUS CH
Ella - second behind Mia as best Bitch and reserve CAC.
As cherry on top of the cake, Mia was also Best of Group 3. Thank you all involved!
18-19.10.we visited Rakvere national shows with Ella and Liina. First day they were judged by Jurate Butkiene, who found them both to be excellent and nothing more. For the second day, the girls were much better and judge Livija Zizevske awarded Ella with CAC and Liina with JCAC. First JCAC for Liina and last CAC for Ella - so as soon as the hunting trials are done, we can confirm her EST CH title. In additional Ella was BOS and Liina was BOB junior.
Thank you all involved, especially the ones who survived with us the sunday morning without any scratch!
We took part of these shows with only two dogs, one of them entered to show first time ever. Results were more than satisfying :)
Iiah's Donna Prima, called Klaara by her owners, was shown first time in puppy class to BOB puppy.
Oliviera Mia Oops Fantazija, called Mia at home, was shown both days as a champion. First day with EX1, BB, CACIB and BOB, second day EX1, BB, CACIB and BOS.
Thank you judges for appreciating our mother-daughter team!
Mia in the ring - thank you for the picture, Priit Tali!
We participated with Ella, being 3rd in intermediate class with excellent. Thank you judge Vija Klucniece for appreciating our little girl!
07.08.2003 you were born as a small black brat. Now you are 11 years old wise guy and we hope to have some more years you keeping us company and teaching naughty to the dachshund kids. Happy birthday, our dearest Grey (Osumare Fergus Oscar)!
As usual, we had holiday planned for beginning of August and this time all went as planned - we spent four lovely days in the holiday city in Druskininkai, next to a lake so dogs had a chance to learn new skills, including swimming :)
We did participate also at shows with Ella and Liina - Ella being just excellent all three days and Liina being BOB puppy all three days. Thank you everyone for lovely holiday!
Today we visited Haapsalu National Show with Liina and Ella. Both were BOB-s in their respective classes - Ella from intermediate class, and Liina BOB puppy. Thank you judge Marko Lepasaar!
28.6.14 we visited dachshund specialty show in Latvia, where kaninchens were judged by Francesco Lamarka, Kennel Luna Caprese.
Results: Ella BOS and Latvian CAC (waiting for confirming champion title after she is 2 years old) and Liina BOB baby puppy.
This time we were only showing our young Liina, for whom this was her third and fourth show. One day in heat and second day in rain, but result is the same: BOB baby both days! Thank you judges Harri Lehkonen and Siret Lepasaar for appreciating our youngster!
30.05 till 1.06 we took part of three-show weekend with excellent results:
30.05 we participated in Estonian Irish Wolfhound and Deerhound Club Specialty, where Grey came home as BOB veteran.
31.05 we participated in Estonian Winner show - Mia got CACIB and Ella reserve CACIB, little Liina was first time out and BOB baby.
1.06 we participated in Estonian Dachshund Breed Association's Specialty, where Ups came home as BOB.
Thank you, judges, for appreciating our dogs! Thank you, handlers Merle Reeds, Ilme Kukk, Kertu Oder and Anabel Leedu for excellent handling work!'
Our Ups after the win on 1.06:
Last Sunday, 4.5.14, we took an early morning trip aiming to get a better result of the blood tracking with Ups. I was not happy with her III grade, as I know missis Ups is able to do better. This time, she took it even too energetically. Result: 72.5 points and II grade. She cut straight one corner and did not have nerve to work through the second one, we also need to work on reporting - but no problem, we continue training. Thank you, judge Liga Spandega from Latvia and organisers!
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