Greyhounds 6th August 2019

Sorry for no notes last week, will try to catch up here! After all the hot weather we had been having, Leeds was mercifully cooler. Well known hound specialist Jenny Startup was judging our breed and she had 19 dogs entered with only one absent. There was a reasonable wait for judging as we were…

Greyhounds 23rd July 2019

Finally some real sunny days again, so it’s up early with the hounds for their walks before the heat of the day sets in. No championship shows this weekend for greyhounds but some really good wins from around the open show circuit for greyhounds. Firstly new comer to the breed, Elaine Bogart had a super…

Greyhounds 15 July 2019

The British Sighthound Field Association hold their lure coursing at Highclere near Newbury – this is a great event for sighthound enthusiasts. There is a meeting this weekend, Sunday 21st July – if you haven’t been do go along and see what it is all about – the hounds certainly love it!  Dates for the…

Greyhounds – 1st July 2019

The sun shone brightly at Windsor this weekend, although thank goodness, not as hot as the previous day for the gundogs. Claire Millward was judging greyhounds for the first time and wore a lovely dress befitting of the show in the Queens garden! Greyhounds were third in the ring, and despite adjacent rings being empty…

Greyhounds – 24th June 2019

Finally a lovely sunny weekend! Blackpool held is annual championships show, no CCs for greyhounds but they scheduled classes and breed specialist Michelle West was our judge here. There was a very long wait to get into the ring and I’m told Michelle looked very professional and smart despite the long wait. According to the…

Greyhounds 20th June 2019

Sorry for lack of notes past couple of weeks . Sunday saw the Greyhound Club Championship show take place at Tomlinson’s in Ratby. Sadly the rain had been falling for days before and the ground very spongy and soft, this combined with the clouds on the morning of the committee reluctantly made the decision to…

Greyhounds – 21 May 2019

   The KC breed records supplement came last week and nice to see some new registrations. Kay Vernon has registered her litter bred by her and Mrs R Feizulova, with nine puppies out of Kay’s Artefakt Gala (Import Russia) x French bred L’Avocat du Diable Ad Honores. There were also 9 single greyhounds registered, which…