Bob, Jazz and Gayle had a marvelous weekend at the dog shows in Millwood, VA. After a slow start on Friday, Jazz went Winners Bitch and Best of Winners on Saturday for a 4 point major. Gayle was Winners Bitch on Sunday. And Bob was Winners Dog for a 4 point major on Saturday, AND Winners Dog and Best of Winners on Sunday for another 4 points. All of this over a weekend with miserable weather - 45 degrees, windyRead More →
Tommy earns his QC!
I am pleased to announce that Tommy earned is Qualified Courser certificate today. He stayed on the lure and ran quite nicely. Thank you, Jane, for letting Jules run with Tommy. Having a QC means the next time we go to a lure coursing trial, he can run in the open class!Read More →
Bob and Jazz, again…
Another day, another dog show.... Bob was WD and BW today again. I'm so pleased with this boy, he is trying to figure out what this "show stuff" is all about, why all these dogs are around, and why he is being asked to stand in a line with all of them. So much for his little brain to absorb. Jazz was RB today. She had a "blonde moment" on the table, and could not remember for the life of her what she was supposedRead More →
Bob and Jazz – first show
Bob (Marjani The Price is Right) and Jazz (Marjani Notaviva) went to their first dog show today. Jazz was Winners Bitch for 2 points, and Bob was Winners Dog and Best of Winners for 2 points. A nice way to start off their careers...Read More →
Gayle’s Puppies Star in their First Video
Gayle's litter makes their wrestling debut, performing to Guns N' Roses, "Welcome to the Jungle" Check it out here. (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rtI1FdAWYM8)Read More →
One dog yard done…
One of our 4 rail, wire mesh, dog yards is done. I put Jeremiah in it for a test - and watching him run, without a leash or a trolley line, free to turn and move and go in any direction, it was a beautiful, heartwarming site.Read More →
Great weekend for Tommy!
Tommy was shown in West Friendship, MD this weekend, and had a stellar time. On Friday he was SELect Dog for 3 points, on Saturday he was Best of Opposite Sex for 4 points, and Sunday he was SELect Dog for 2 points. We both had fun!Read More →
Gayle wins AOH Group 1
On November 6, I was showing Gayle from the Amatuer-Owner-Handler (AOH) class. On this particular day, the show was recognizing the AOH class with their own Breed/Group/BestInShow competition. I am thrilled to announce that Gayle won the AOH class for basenjis, and then took First place in the AOH Hound group under judge Pamela Peat. Gayle then competed for AOH Best In Show, and she did everything I asked of heRead More →
Both Maddie and Gayle have been bred. If mother nature doesn't pull any tricks, then we can expect Gayle's litter around January 4th, and Maddie's around January 9th. Counting down the days....Read More →