Monroe shows, September 2006

By gryffyn  Sep, 25, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
August 31-September 4, 2006 Monroe, LA Show Cluster Since I had Sassi in tow for the trip to CO, we sent Moose along with “Auntie Jill” to the Monroe shows. Unfortunately there were no points available the first two days, so he got to spend those days napping. On Saturday, under judge Jane Roppolo, Moose earned his first point by going Winners Dog/Best of Winners. On Sunday he was Reserve and then took Winners Dog on Monday for...

LSBC A-Match, August 2006

By gryffyn  Sep, 25, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
August 19, 2006 LSBC AKC-Sanctioned Borzoi A-Match Moose came away with Best of Opposite Sex to Best in Match! Pictures online at the LSBC web site –...

River Cluster 2006

By gryffyn  Sep, 25, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
July 26-30, 2006 River Cluster of Dog Shows Not our best showing for the last few years at this show cluster. Solo was only entered on the weekend shows and came away with Reserve Winners dog on Saturday. Sassi was Best of Opposite sex every day except...

Reliant 2006

By gryffyn  Sep, 25, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
July 21-23, 2006 Reliant Series of Dog Shows Sassi was only entered the first two days and won Best of Opposite Sex both of...

Sedalia, MO Shows and CO Rarities

By gryffyn  Jul, 17, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
July 8-9, 2006 Missouri Shows Sedalia, MO Sassi won Best of Breed both days of this weekend at the Jefferson City Missouri KC and Sedalia KC shows. As of June 30, she is #9 Breed and #14 All-Breed Borzoi according to the Canine Chronicle standings. Rarities Shows Greeley, CO This was a grueling schedule of 5 shows in 2 days! On Saturday, Tyler won Best of Breed in 2 of the 3 shows. At the first one he went on to take Reserve Best in Show. At the...

OKC Dog Show Cluster, June/July 2006

By gryffyn  Jul, 17, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
June 29-July 2, 2006 OKC Dog Show Cluster Oklahoma City, OK Sassi won Best of Breed 3 of the four days of this show cluster. On Sunday, Astyn was Reserve Winners Dog, shown by...

Ralff Leaves; RTG LGRA

By gryffyn  Jun, 14, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
June 10, 2006 RTG LGRA Meet Boswell, OK Victor and some of our crew battled the heat today for a LGRA meet at Windyglen. It was well worth it with Solo earning 2 points and Flareon earning 1 point. This gave Flareon what she needed to finish her SGRC2 title – she is the first Borzoi bitch to get...

Mar-Gith Arrives

By gryffyn  Jun, 14, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
June 9, 2006 Mar-Gith Arrives! Today we received a wonderful arrival from Lize and Rickard of Borscana Borzoi, Sweden – the breeders of our Swedish-Sweetie Monkee! The lovely Mar-Gith arrived ready to take on the Aeyrie with her boundless energy and abundance of personality. She and Kalina made fast friends and are just the cutest pair. Hope to have some pictures up...

Kalina comes home

By gryffyn  Jun, 13, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
June 3, 2006 Kalina Arrives! Today we went over to our friends’ Laurie and Steve Courtney (Wolfblitz Borzoi) in Keller to visit Kalipso’s puppies out of Fancy. Little Kalina, a feminine version of her papa – hence the name, came home to the Aeyrie. She has fun chasing toys and will be hanging out with Silken Windhound Booker until her “little sister” arrives from Sweden – more on that soon!! Some pictures of...

2006 BCOA National Specialty

By gryffyn  Jun, 06, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
May 20-27, 2006 2006 BCOA National Specialty Show Olympia, WA Saturday, May 20 was both the ASFA lure trial and LGRA straight-racing. Solo was tied for 4th in his Field Champion stake but I forfeited him to save him for the LGRA racing, so he was NBQ. Magik had tied for 2nd in the FC stake, but lost the run-off, so was 3rd. Still not too shabby considering the other dogs present! Then on to LGRA! There was a field of 26 dogs – and Solo...