Bob – He’s no slacker!
Jazz, Bob and Tommy competed in a UKC conformation event this past weekend. Bob and Jazz were in four shows, and Tommy was in two. They went head to head, competing to see who was the best Basenji champion. Bob is proud to announce that he walked away with THREE Champion wins - showing his Dad (Tommy) that he's no slacker! What made the event even more fun is that three Scherzingers were in the ring - Rich haRead More →
Father and son, Tommy and Bob... on the same day, they both earned their UKC Championship! Tommy is AKC GCh/UKC Ch Khani's Katoomba, JC and Bob is AKC Ch/UKC Ch Marjani The Price is RightRead More →
Tommy-Always the Bridesmaid
Tommy attended many shows this month, and gathered many Select Dog awards (hence, "always the bridesmaid, never the bride"). He is back at home, putting on some weight, and will reappear later this year! In the meantime - lookout - his son Bob (Marjani The Price is Right) is coming out for some shows!!Read More →
Introducing: UKC CH Marjani Notaviva
It was a great weekend for the Marjani basenjis and miniature dachshund. Jazz completed her UKC championship title, Bob and Tommy are close to completing theirs, and Gloria was Group 1 in the scenthound group at each of the 4 shows - Anna and Isaiah took turns showing her to this placement. Anna and Isaiah also showed in Junior Showmanship and did a fabulous job!Read More →
UKC – for the first time
For the first time, I went and showed at a UKC conformation event. Gloria went Best of Breed and Group1 (Scenthound) at both shows. And Tommy went Best of Breed and took a Group 1 at one show. Gloria made people laugh when she rolled over in the ring, asking for a belly rub. It was a good day!Read 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 →
Grand Champion Khani’s Katoomba, JC
Tommy finished his Grand Championship in April in only 10 shows, and with 4 majors. After a couple of months off, he is chomping at the bit to get back in the ring. In July - he'll be back!Read More →
Update on the weekend! Gayle has 2 more points toward her championship - and I showed her. Today, Tommy got his first points toward his Grand Championship - our first time in the ring together, and he was a sweetheart!Read More →
Yum – Meatballs for Weight Gain!
Yes, I whipped up a batch of delicious meatballs yesterday. They smelled wonderful, and Rich watched eagerly as I mixed together the ingredients. He asked when I would be cooking them, so he could have the first sample. His smile faded and brow furrowed as I poured in three cups of dog food - "for crunch and nutrition," I happily told him. His head dropped, his shoulders sagged, and he walked away. These meatRead More →