Margaret on January 28th, 2009

I believe that this breed was first imported to Barbados by Wayne Welch who won several Best in Shows with Akitas. He concentrated mainly on the Redwitch lines coming from Dave Killilea and his wife in the UK. Wayne now appears to be concentrating on Rottweilers.  The current main active Akita owners and breeders that […]

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Margaret on January 27th, 2009

As these puppies have been sold, the contact information has been removed.

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Margaret on January 24th, 2009

Pup of the Year Part 1 Pup of 2008 UK (Part 2) A video of Ferelith Somerfield making the final cut for The Pup of the year, 2008, in the UK. This judge is scheduled to judge BKC’s first all breeds championship show in March this year. I am told that Ferelith Somerfield has judged […]

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Margaret on January 22nd, 2009

I have created this post and a category in this blog to assist local dog owners with puppy sales.  However, understandably, I cannot post for everyone and all dogs.  The guide lines are that I will put up information on puppies for sale, for people who are registered with this blog and who contribute to […]

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Margaret on January 14th, 2009

Winning the award for Best Performance by an actor in a Motion Picture-Drama at the Golden Globes on January 11, 2009, was Mickey Rourke.  The award was won for his lead role in “The Wrestler”. Mickey thanked the usual people such as his director, agent, his co-stars, and the producers. And then he told the […]

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Margaret on January 14th, 2009

Agility with The B’dos. Dog Training Club resumed its activities in early January.  On its beginners’ classes are 13 dogs, one is a “mixed” breed and one is a German Shepherd from the Working Group.  I understand the others are from the Gundog group. Rita, a daughter of Rick Lois who is pictured above and […]

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Margaret on January 9th, 2009

//latimesblogs.latimes.com/unleashed/2009/01/dog-show-fans-t.html The above is a link to the Los Angeles Times newspaper of January 7th, 2009. The newspaper actually put up a poll where its readers could vote that PETA was correct is saying that USA Network should refrain from airing Westminster as breeding dogs for the show ring is unethical and should not be […]

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Margaret on January 6th, 2009

Just when dog lovers had adjusted to the fact that the BBC would not be broadcasting Crufts as usual this year, comes the news that PETA  would like to influence USA Networks not to broadcast Westminster. According to PETA “Countless dogs suffer painful cosmetic surgeries and millions of wonderful dogs die in animal shelters because […]

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same old lang syne It’s by the late Dan Folgelberg who left us at age 56.  A very talented American song writer, singer and multi instrumentalist. What is coming in the New Year in the dog world? The company which produced “Pedigree Dogs Exposed”, Passionate Productions is planning to produce a sequel to the controversial BBC […]

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