Margaret on December 31st, 2012

Interesting  to see that the official White House card this year features Bo, the Portuguese Water Dog owned by the President of the USA and his family. The card features a reproduction of a painting by artist Laressa Kabel of Bo playing in the snow on the snow covered lawn of the White House. Bo […]

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Margaret on December 23rd, 2012

  Wishing my blog readers a Happy Xmas and a Healthy and Happy New Year. The dogs above are my Bouvier Des Flandres, Ch. Calliope Rhapsody C.D. and Tibetan Terrier, Ch. Araki Miss Conduct at Calliope    

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The judge was Paul Harding from the UK and he was judging in Barbados for the first time.  He is approved by The Kennel Club, UK to award Challenge Certificates to the following breeds which we have in the show ring here: Akita, French Bulldog, Boxer, Dobermann, Rottweiler and the Bullmastiff. He is  also approved […]

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One of the poorest number of entries for a Barbados Kennel Club’s All Breeds Championship dog show in Barbados for a while and by the time some exhibitors scratched their dogs, there were only 54 pedigree dogs for UK judge Jenny Miller to go over. Jenny Miller has judged here before at the invitation of […]

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Margaret on December 13th, 2012

This post did carry for over six months the widget which was a petition in support  for animal rights in Barbados. It is hard to imagine that animals would be forced to endure the suffering of some of the dogs shown. Dogs tied to trees for a whole day, hardly fed and with little fresh […]

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On November 28th, my Tibetan Terrier, Ch. Araki Miss Conduct at Calliope passed the first leg, A, of the Novice CD Obedience title. She got a score of 177 out of 200 (170 is the passmark). Also passing CD Novice Obedience legs were a Golden Retriever owned by Jean Ray, a mixed breed owned by […]

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