News June 2010 -

Peterborough Open Show

Sunday 18th July 2010, Taking only Ash to Peterbourgh Open Show, we had a last minute change of judge for our breed

Ash won the Junior class, then onto win 'Best of Breed and the icing on the cake he won Gundog Group 2

East of England Champ Show

Sunday 11th July 2010, This time a local show only a couple of hours up the road! Another very hot day. Ash had a super day, winning the Junior and Graduate classes, and also winning the Junior Stakes the added bonus was winning £50!

Harvey was placed 4th in Open and Jazz who was in Limit for the first time won a VHC

Blackpool Champ Show

On 26th June 2010, we made a long trip to Blackpool, on a very very hot day. Ash had a lovely day winning the Junior class and coming 2nd in the Graduate class. To top it all he won a 4th place in the 'Petplan Junior Stakes'

More Good Health news.....

Our new puppy 'Meadowdale Bumble Bee', aka 'Bee', has just had her DNA test results back, and she is:

CLEAR for PRA (cord1) and Fucosidosis

This is great news as very few working type springers are tested.

Head shot of 'Bee' at 10 weeks old - Bless!


Newmarket 2 day Open Show

Saturday 19th June, what a cold, wet and windy day. But Ash and I head off to the Newmarket 2 day Open show.

Delighted when he was awarded 'Best of Breed' under judge Jim Richardson (Darrochonna), The he won the Gundog Group under judge Ben Bennet (Jesham) and then won 'BEST IN SHOW' Day 1 under judge Mr Ken Bartlett (Dwilencia)

I have to go back to Newmarket tomorrow to challenge for 'Supreme BIS' against the BIS day 2 winner!

On day 2 of the show, Ash wins 'Reserve Supreme Best In Show'

Northern ESS Championship Show

Southern Counties

On Friday 4th June 2010, I head off to Newbury with Ash and Harvey, Flora is left at home as she is in season. Picking up Lesley and Eula along the way. It was a red hot day, but the showground had plenty of shelter.

Ash was first up and I was pleased when he won 2nd in Junior and then 3rd in Graduate. Later on Ash was in the Petplan Junior stakes, a huge entry and he won 3rd place and £15.00!

Harvey won 5th in Open dog.

Ash right - on the move, not phased by the heat!!!!!!!!!!