December: Bridlington &
DCS Open show. Mickey's first ever show. He took Best Puppy, Best of Breed and
Puppy Group 4!
December: LKA. Christine
Smith and Goldmali Kiss From A Rose "Bliss" wins
Minor Puppy bitch of 3 and qualifies for Crufts at
her first ever Championship show. Rex 1st in MPD
and Mats 1st in LD and GCD -but no competition for
either of them.
9th of December: Santee's hip
score came back as 5/6 = 11.
8th of December: Karen Denton
and Goldmali Kalinka "Zelda" pass KC Good Citizen
GOLD. Zelda is just 8 months old !
30th of November: Joanne
Apostolou and Goldmali I Believe I Can Fly "Zulte"
placed 3rd in grade 2-3 steeplechase agility.
29th of November: Mats took
part (as the only Belgian Shepherd) in the first
ever Kennel Club Good Citizen Supermatch. He was
knocked out, but it was nice to have qualified for
November: Rex and Magic pass
their KC Good Citizen Bronze test.
7th of November: Goldmali
Good Golly Ms Molly "Molly" and Goldmali Jingle
Bell "Minnie" went to the Northern & Eastern
Counties Papillon Cub and both were placed,
handled by Benjamin.
2nd of November: Very sadly
we lost our beautiful little Papillon Ella .
October: Karen Denton and
Goldmali Kalinka "Zelda" pass their KC Good
Citizen Bronze and Silver.
31st of October: Christine Smith and Goldmali Kiss
From A Rose "Bliss" win BEST PUPPY IN SHOW
at the Hull & East Riding CS Limit show !!
24th of October: Midland
Counties Championship show. Mats Best Dog
and Rona Reserve Best Bitch. Both
Rex and Magic (Magic at her first show) qualify
for Crufts 2016.
17th of October: Grantham
& DCS Open show. Mats
wins Best of Breed out of 10, and
Rex wins Best Puppy at his first ever show, out of
5. Rio wins PG. At the second
show that day, Norbel, all the dogs only
4th of October: Margaret Young
and Dime (Goldmali Incredible) wins their
second Novice obedience class,
meaning they now will be competing in A. This was
at Elm Park.
27th of September: Margaret
Young and Dime (Goldmali Incredible) wins
obedience Novice at their first attempt, at the Southern GSD club
20th of September: Welcome to
new Papillon ROSIE.
19th of September: Darlington
Championship show. Mats Best Dog, Z Reserve Best
Dog and Best Veteran.
August: Joanne Apostolou's
Goldmali I Believe I Can Fly "Zulte" competes in
agility for the first times, having reached 18
months of age. He gains a clear round.
22nd of August: Welsh KC
Championship how. Rona 1st in Limit Bitch, Mats
1st in Limit Dog.
10th of August: Bournemouth
Championship Show. Rona 1st in Limit Bitch, Mats
2nd in Limit Dog.
9th of August: Spinillons
Colt Classic, son of Peanut and Abby, wins BP and
Puppy Group 2 at Thetford.
6th of August: Spinillons
Colt Classic, son of Peanut and Abby, wins BP and
BOB at Bakewell Premier Open Show.
3rd of August: Norbel
Championship show. Mats and Rona both graded
Excellent, Ritzy Very Good. Rona 1st in Limit
Bitch. Mats 2nd in Limit Dog, Ritzy 2nd in Junior
2nd of August: BSDA
Championship show. Rona and Mats both graded
Excellent. Rona 1st in Limit Bitch, Mats 2nd in
19th of July: Spinillons Colt
Classic, son of Peanut and Abby, wins BP and Puppy
Group 1 at Suffolk.
18th of July: Spinillons Guns
'n' Roses, "Gunner", son of Peanut and Abby, takes
a Reserve Green Star in Ireland.
11th of July: National
Working & Pastoral breeds championship show.
Mats and Rona only managed seconds today.
3rd of July: Trixie the Lemon
Papillon joins us. See her page HERE.
28th of June: Blackpool
Championship show. Mats Best Dog (But he was the
only male dog there!)
14th of June: Ritzy passed
her Good Citizen GOLD test, aged 16 months.
5th of June: My daughter
Melanie got married to Kallum!
31st of May: Santee passes
his KC Good Citizen Bronze test. This was the 50th
Good Citizen test I passed with any of my dogs,
since 1995. (Counting Bronzes, Silvers and Golds.)
15th of May: We passed our
Kennel Club home inspection for the Assured
7th of May: Birmingham
National Championship show. Rona Reserve CC
and Santee also Reserve CC! (Santee's
first ever championship show aged 8 months.)
6th of April: North Lincs
Open show. Santee Best Puppy.
Penny starts giving birth, finishing the next day
with a total of 12 puppies.
29th of March: Belgian
Shepherd Dog Association Open show. Mats Reserve Best Dog. Rona Best
Bitch and Best of Breed. Santee 1st in Puppy Dog,
then beat the best puppy bitch (his sister Saxons
Golden Breeze) and took Best
Puppy in Breed. Then he had to compete
against the best Groenendael, Tervueren and
Laekenois puppies, and he then took BEST IN SHOW PUPPY
! At only his second ever show, aged 7 months !
10th of March: Penny is scanned, and she is
full of puppies. At least ten!
March: Benjamin showed Molly
at Crufts. Sadly they were not placed but I think
they did really well all the same.
7th of March: We spent the day in Discover Dogs
with the 3 youngest Malinois, who were extremely
good, meeting so many people. Mats, Ritzy and
6th of March: Pastoral day at Crufts. Mats and
Benjamin took a 1st in Good Citizen Dog -but it
was only out of one. Rona had a second and a
fourth. Not the best results but the dogs really
enjoyed themselves and that is what matters the