PUG NOTES 31/12/18

The last Irish Championship Show of the year was Dublin Dog Show Society Championship Show which was held at Cloughran on Thursday 27th December. The Pug Judge on the day was Susan Kealey (Ireland). The Kerronmor Kennel had a great day winning both Green Stars – the Dog Green Star went to CH Kerronmor Mr…

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PUG NOTES 17/12/18

LKA, the last UK General Champ Show of the year was held at the NEC Birmingham on Saturday 15th December. The Judge for Pugs on the day was Sarah Hattrell. The Dog CC (his 2nd) and Best of Breed went to Ashleigh Skeats- Hollands young boy Solo Amore Per Romabella. The Reserve went to Hills…

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PUG NOTES 26/10/18

On Saturday 24th November Cloughran All Breed Championship Show has held by the IKC Judges Committee at the National Show Centre in Swords. The Judge on the day was Gail Patterson from Northern Ireland (who shows Rhodesian Ridgebacks and Basenji’s along with her husband Eddie under the Rocksham affix). The Judge awarded the Dog Green…

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PUG NOTES 5/11/16

On Sunday the 4th of November, The Northern Pug Dog Club held their annual breed championship show in Snaith, East of Riding, Yorkshire. Breed Specialist Robert Hitchcock judged the Bitches, and Andrew Stewart (Toy Specialist) judged the dogs. The referee on the day was Audrey Burrows, the Club’s President. Andrew Stewart awarded the Dog CC…

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PUG NOTES 2/11/18

On Sunday 28th October it was Toy Day at Midland Counties Canine Society Championship Show, which was held at Stafford Showgrounds. The Judge on the day was an American lady – Judy Harrington, who I believe own and shows Australian Shepherds. Ms Harrington awarded the Dog CC (his 4th) and RBOB to Julia Ashton’s CH…

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PUG NOTES 8/10/18

In Ireland on the 6th and 7th of October there were back-to-back International Shows hosted by the Irish Kennel Club at the National Show Centre in Cloughran. On the first day Pugs were judged by Mr I Vyguzov (Russia), who awarded Green Star Dog, CACIB Dog, Best of Breed, and Group 2 to Coogan’s Black…

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PUG NOTES 1/10/18

There were no IKC Championship shows in Ireland this weekend. However, in Northern Ireland Belfast Dog Show Society held their annual KC Championship Show at the Eikon Centre, Maze, Lisburn. Pugs were judged by Vanessa Cox (GB) on Sunday the 30th of September. The dog CC (his 17th), and Best of Breed was awarded to…

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PUG NOTES 24/9/18

There were no IKC Championship Shows in Ireland this weekend, but over the Irish Sea, Driffield Championship Show was on for 4 days at Wetherby Racetrack in North Yorkshire. Toy day was on Sunday 23rd of September, and the Pug Judge on the day was Breed Specialist, John Swinge (Balthazar). The Dog CC (his first),…

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PUG NOTES 17/9/18

On Saturday 15th September Ms K Bernardis (Austria), Judged Pugs at Carlow Championship Show. CH Kerronmor Mr T, owned by Moira Grant-Cook, was awarded Green Star Dog & BOB. No Reserve was awarded. Green Star Bitch went to Coogan’s Buzleo Light my Fire CW18, CJW 18, and the Reserve went Grant Cook’s CH Kerronmor Diamond…

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PUG NOTES 10/9/18

On Friday 7th September it was Toy Day at Richmond Championship Show, were Pugs were judged by Breed Specialist Elaine Arnold-Stronge. There was an entry of 90 dogs, with 36 absentees. The Dog CC and Best of Breed was awarded to Hilary Linnett’s Open Dog Conquell at a Glance JW (or Arthur to his friends).…

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PUG NOTES 3/9/18

There were no championship shows for Pugs this weekend past in Ireland – a welcom respite for those still recovering from the Irish Circuit. Over the Pond it was Toy Day at City of Birmingham Canine Association on Friday 31st August. The Show was held at Stoneleigh Park, and Pugs were Judged by Raye Parry…

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PUG NOTES 27/8/18

The Irish Circuit continued through the week, with 3 other General IKC Championship Shows, after Clonmel on Sunday 19th August (which featured in last weeks notes). On Tuesday 21st of August it was Killarney Championship Show, where Pugs were judged by Mr A Mendez Vega. The Dog Green Star (his 7th) and BOB was awarded…

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PUG NOTES 20/8/18

On Friday 17th August, it was Toy Day at the Welsh Kennel Club Championship Show at Builth Wells. Pugs were judged by Rony Doedijins from the Netherlands. The Dog CC (his 14th) and BOB went to Hill’s CH & LUX CH Calaquendi Nebuchadnezzar JW, SHCM. The Reserve Dog CC was awarded to Truelove & Bell’s…

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PUG NOTES 13/8/18

The show week kicked off early last week, with Toy Day at Paignton Championship Show on Tuesday 7th August. The Pug Judge on the day was Margaret Bunce. Ms Bunce awarded the Dog CC & BOB to Arnold-Stronges Pugalicious Skywalker at Snugglepug, making “Sky” a UK Champion (subject to KC confirmation). The Reserve Dog CC…

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PUG NOTES 6/8/18

There were no KC Champ Shows in England this weekend for Pugs. However, there were two shows in Ireland. On Saturday 4th November, Newtownards Canine Club held their yearly IKC Championship Show at Newtownsrds Rugby Club in the North, and on Sunday the 5th, Dun Laoighaire ran their Show in Cloughran at the National Show…

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PUG NOTES 29/7/18

On Friday 27th July, Stuart Mallard Judged Pugs at Leeds Championship Show. He awarded the Dog CC to Tydeman’s Rhodesnash Dreamtime, and the RCC to Storey’s CH Rhodenash Kotten Klyde JW. The Bitch CC went to Attwoods CH Rhodenash Dream Chaser of Taftazini, JW, and the Reserve went to Cannon & Burroughs Flashnik Daisy Dream.…

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PUG NOTES 23/7/18

There were no KC Championship Shows held this weekend past. However, in Ireland it was Sligo Championship Show, which was held in Longford. The Judge Ms. C Kerssemeljer, awarded Green Star Dog & RBOB to Fallon’s Clodana Expellimus, An Ch 17, Jun Ch, CJW 17. The Reserve went to Stewart’s Felice Benjamin Britten at Glenalua.…

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PUG NOTES 16/7/18

In Ireland at the Irish Ladies Kennel Association All Breed Championship Show, held at Cloughran on Saturday 14th July, Pugs were judged by Mrs J Bollard (Ireland). The Dog Green Star was awarded to Stewart’s Felice Benjamin Brittan at Glenalua, and the Reserve went to Grant-Cook’s Kerronmor Mr T. The Bitch Green Star, and Best…

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Pug Notes 9/7/18

Last weekend East of England Championship Show was held in Peterborough. Pugs were judged by Joy Jolley. It was another great day for Holly Attwood, who won the RBCC with CH Rhodenash Dream Chaser for Taftazini. Her Male, Teaseltail Call Me Arthur to Taftazni, won his third and crowning CC. Huge congrats Holly! The RDCC…

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Pug Notes 2/7/18

There were two IKC Championship Shows held in the East of Ireland on Saturday the 30th of June & Sunday the 1st of July – Kilkenny & Diese respectively. At Kilkenny it was Gillian Stewart’s (Glenalua Pugs) first Green Star Appointment. She awarded the Dog Green Star to Grant-Cooks, Kerronmor Mr T; no Reserve was…

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PUG NOTES 25/6/18

The Pugs were judged by Robert Dunlop (Habiba) at Blackpool Championship Show on Friday 22nd June. There was an entry of approximately. 90 pugs. On the day the DCC went to Arnold-Stronges Pugalicious Skywalker at Snugglepug, who won Limit Dog. It was his first CC. The Reserve Dog CC went to to the Open Dog…

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PUGS 18/6/18

On 16th June it was Toy Day at Border Union Championship Show in Kelso. The Pug Judge was Wendy Ansell (Myojo). Holly Attwood had a fantastic day, winning both CC’s. Teaseltail Call Me Arthur to Taftazini JW won his second CC, and his Kennel mate CH Rhodenash Dream Chaser of Taftazini JW won her 9th…

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Pugs 11/6/18

There were no shows for Pugs in Ireland this weekend past. However, in England Three Counties Championship Show was held in Malvern on June 9th, and Wales and West of England Pug Dog Club had their Championship Show on June 10th in Churchdown. The Show venues are about 40 minutes apart, so quite a few…

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Pugs – 14/05/18

On Thursday 10th May it was Toy Day at the National Dog Show, which was held at Stafford Showgrounds. The Judge on the day was Mr Kevan Berry. The Dog CC and BOB went to Kath Storey’s CH Rhodenash Kotten Klyde, JW, who went on to win Group 2 in the Toy Group under Albert…

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Pugs – 09/05/18

There were no Championship Shows in England the weekend of 5th/6th of May, but in Ireland there was “The Mini-Circuit”, which consisted of two back-to-back Shows in Co Tipperary. For once the sun was splitting the trees both days, and quite a few or us are sporting “farmer tans” after the weekend.   On Saturday…

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