This was Gavin Robertson’s first judging assignment to Barbados through an invitation by The Barbados Kennel Club. It was also the first All Breeds Championship Dog Show of the year The bulk of the dogs were from the Working Group and most of these entries  were Rottweilers. I think most exhibitors who follow the UK […]

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        This was the final Barbados Kennel Club’s All Breeds Championship Dog Show for 2018. A first time visit for the judge, Ben Reynolds-Frost who seemed to enjoy himself and said he would love to visit again for another judging assignment. In the UK, Ben Reynolds-Frost is approved to award Challenge Certificates […]

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This show was sponsored by the agents for Purina Dog Chow, Massy Distribution (B’dos.) Ltd. The original scheduled judge for the show, Dr. Ron James, cancelled the appointment and he was replaced by Liz Dunhill. I was looking forward to showing under Dr. Ron James again but did enjoy meeting and showing under Liz Dunhill. […]

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It has been a long wait for the BH scorebooks. Here it is: Working Trial Scorebook – Barbados Working Dogs Association (BWDA)   Six persons, on December 6, 2015, passed official BH trials  under the trial judge Jim Crisp of Canada and organised by The Barbados Working Dogs Association. These were the first ever official […]

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First outing outside of her home, and Connie seemed to really enjoy herself. She did not mind the traffic, and passer byes in vehicles who had children and asked whether the children could get out of the vehicles and pet her as they found her so beautiful. And then we were approached by the beautiful […]

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Margaret on September 3rd, 2018

We have been away from the training and show grounds since March this year. Puppy Calliope Connie (AI) is now coming out. She is four months old. It feels great to be returning.  I am one of the ones who stay away from Waterford  if I have puppies as Barbados like other countries,  has parvovirus […]

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Margaret on June 12th, 2018

  Calliope Bouvier Des Flandres puppies are now 6 weeks old in Barbados Coming from a Champion sire in Belgium and an UK import who is also a Champion in Barbados is a litter of 5 very nice Bouvier Des Flandres puppies. Bred for good temperament, health, and conformation, is a litter of 3 males […]

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A great combination of pedigrees and a really nice litter of Bouvier Des Flandres puppies, from a Belgium sire and an UK imported dam. Ch Chepam Valentina at Calliope C.D. (Isabelle) was  4 years old on January 1, 2018. This is the first time she has had puppies and she is a very good mother. […]

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Margaret on March 22nd, 2018

Barbados Kennel Club held its final All Breeds Championship Dog Show for 2017 in November. The UK judge Albert Wight has judged dogs in Barbados on several occasions.  This judge has been approved by The Kennel Club UK to award Challenge Certificates to a lot of breeds, including the ones at this show such as […]

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Margaret on February 18th, 2018

This is a first time visit to Barbados for this FCI  judge, Espen Engh from Norway. This  Barbados Kennel Club All Breeds Championship show took place on October 8, 2017 and was sponsored by the agents for Purina Dog Foods, Massy Distribution (Barbados) Ltd. Espen Engh is a much respected and loved  judge world wide […]

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