Chilli got her final pass for her Rally Novice title in Victoria, and her sister Vixen got her first two Rally Novice passes in Coffs Harbour. (picture of Chilli right)
Kuba became an Australian Champion at only 12 months and 2 weeks old!
We have Valentine’s babies! Alice had 6 puppies to Liquorice. 3 chocolate boys, 2 black girls, 1 chocolate girl.
Chilli had 7 puppies to Harry (the old boy still has it!). 5 girls and 2 boys – all chocolate.
We have been announced the Dogzonline Best Breeder – Australian Kelpie for 2017! Thanks to all who show and trial their dogs – you have all contributed to this award 🙂
I have become a Certified Canine Fitness Trainer 🙂 I have been studying all of 2017 with the University of Tennessee. 6 months of online study, a trip to Tennessee for my practical studies, completed 3 Case Studies and then my final exam – and I passed !!!
Big weekend for Callicomas – Jack trialled in Rally Obedience in Victoria and gained his RN title, Tyler trialled in Rally Obedience in Brisbane and scored a near perfect 96/100, Ruby trialled in agility in Brisbane and gained her JDO2 title, Kuba showed for the first time in minor puppy in Victoria and won best Minor puppy in group, Button showed in Cairns and won Best in Group and Busy also showed up in Cairns and won 3 x Best Minor Puppy in Group and gained the final points for her Championship title at under 9 months old! Oh, and Nancy had 5 babies to Elbrylach Corduroy 🙂
Tango gained her third qualification in UD to gain her UD title – our first Callicoma with a UD title in obedience. She is now working on her Obedience Championship 🙂
Chilli gained the final points for her title, winning 3 x Best of Breeds this weekend. Rio won 6 x Best Puppy In Group, 1 x Best Puppy in Show and 3 x Best of Breeds this weekend, Ruby won 1 x Best Neuter in Group and 1 x Runner Up to Best Neuter in Group, and Jack (Rio’s brother) won 2 x Best of Breeds and 1 x Best Puppy in Group – all on the same weekend!
Spice had seven babies to Liquorice.
Nina is a Neut Ch in the show ring 🙂
Mandy becomes our first ever NZ Champion!
Marj has 10 puppies to Iver – 6 boys and 4 girls.
Spice had 6 runs at Coffs Harbour dog agility trial, for 4 x 1st place, 1 x 2nd place, 1 x 4th place. This gave her her AD (Agility Dog), her JD (Jumping Dog) and her GD (Gamblers Dog) titles!
Only 3 weeks after gaining her Rally Novice title Nina gained her Rally Advanced Title – again with 3 first places!!
I took Spice to the Qld State Agility titles – we gained a 1st place novice agility, 6th place novice pairs and 9th place novice gamblers 🙂
Trumps had 6 babies – 4 boys and 2 girls!
A weekend of successes! Scoop became a neutered champion, Kelly became a tracking champion, Nina got her Rally Novice title and Tango got her Rally Advanced Excellent title. Thankyou to those dedicated owners for putting in all that hard work!
2016 Agility Nationals – a huge event with 5800 entries! – Spice won Novice Jumping 400 and came second in Novice Agility 400 – Zadi came 6th in Masters Agility 500. – Spice and Ruby came 4th (from more than 70 pairs) in Novice Strategic Pairs!
Trumps has been mated to Harry – puppies due 16th June. This is a repeat of the mating that produced my lovely Blue. Update – 7 puppies seen on ultrasound 🙂