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 went to Storey’s CH Rhodenash Kotten Klyde, JW.
The Bitch CC was awarded to While’s Boynhams Annie at Roxmarr, and the Reserve to Saffer’s Biloka GI Baby at Ragemma, JW.
Best Puppy was awarded to Butterstone’s Catrelma Maggie May & Best Special Beginner went to Reid’s Bubba Pug Mamma Mia.
On Sunday 12th August it was Bournemouth Championship Show – Pugs were judged by Kay Cooper.
It was a great day for the Hattella Kennel. Dawn Bailey’s Hatella Tulip at Lampugs won her first CC and Best of Breed. The Reserve ticket went to her Sister, Kirk’s Hattella Orange Blossom, and to top it of Kirk’s Male CH Hattella Finnegan, won the Dog CC too ; The Reserve going to Coulter’s Blacobby Coliers Lad.
It was another great day for Reid’s Bubbapug Mama Mia – she won Best Puppy in Breed, and Best Special Beginner again!
Best Veteran was awarded to Tydeman’s Ch Zuazu Royal Katherine JW.
In Ireland on Saturday 11th August, Coleraine Championship Show was held in Ballymoney. Pugs are judged by Angela McNally (Ireland). Murphy’s Harryky Nutty by Nature, Jun Ch, won his 7th, and crowing Green Star, and subject to IKC confirmation is now an Irish Champion. His kennelmate Popinjay Ruby Tuesday won Green Star Bitch, and Best of Breed.
That’s it for this week!