Denton KC 2006

By gryffyn  Jun, 06, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
May 13-14, 2006 Denton KC Dog Shows Denton, TX On Saturday Solo and Spyce both went Reserve from the Bred By Exhibitor classes. Sassi won Best of Breed. On Sunday, Solo was again Reserve and Bugg took Reserve from Open on the bitch side (we had left Spyce at home). Sassi was Best of Opposite...

Silkenfest 2006

By gryffyn  May, 12, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
May 6-7, 2006 Silkenfest 2006 Siendo Farmstead, Greensboro, NC This is basically our Silken Windhounds’ national specialty show. This year it was judged by Anita Squires of Falconcrest Borzoi. We didn’t seem to have much luck in the classes, even when our dogs behaved, but Tyler made up for it all by winning BEST IN SPECIALTY SHOW! This is Tyler’s 2nd BISS win – but his first at a standalone specialty. He showed like the...

Monroe, LA Shows, May 2006

By gryffyn  May, 12, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
May 5-7, 2006 Monroe, LA Show Cluster Sassi won Best of Breed all three days of this show event. And on Sunday, she won a HOUND GROUP 3rd under judge Gary Doerge!! That is her first group placement in 2006 – hope it isn’t her...

Beaumont Shows and LSBC ASFA Trials, April 2006

By gryffyn  May, 12, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
April 29-30, 2006 LSBC ASFA Trials Denton, TX On Saturday, Boudie was 3rd and Solo was NBQ (we forfeited his tie with Magik) in the Field Champion stake. On Sunday, Boudie was 2nd and Magik was NBQ. Monkee…..had fun ­čśë April 28-30, 2006 Beaumont, TX Shows On Friday and Sunday Sassi won Best of Breed and on Saturday she took Best of Opposite...

TVRRCOT AKC Trials, April 2006

By gryffyn  May, 12, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
April 15-16, 2006 TVRRCOT AKC Lure Trials Denton, TX On Saturday Solo was 2nd in an Open Stake of 9 and earned a point towards his AKC FC. On Sunday Solo was...

Stephenville, April 2006

By gryffyn  May, 12, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
April 15-16, 2006 Stephenville KC of Texas dog shows Stephenville, TX Sassi was Best of Opposite Sex both days of this show...

Fort Worth Spring Shows, March 2006

By gryffyn  Mar, 27, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
March 25-26, 2006 Fort Worth Shows We had a pretty good weekend at the shows in Fort Worth. On Saturday at the Texas Kennel Club show, Solo won the Bred-By Dog class with Moose taking 2nd place to him. Demi won the Open Bitch class, and then went on to a climactic finish (literally) by winning Best of Winners and BEST OF BREED over 5 other specials (including Sassi) for a 4-point major!!! Demi is now an AKC CHAMPION!! At the Fort Worth Kennel...

LSWC AKC Trials, March 2006

By gryffyn  Mar, 27, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
March 18-19, 2006 LSWC AKC Lure Trials Denton, TX What horrible, icky weather – and the results weren’t much better for us! It rained all day both days, sometimes a mist, sometimes a downpour – but always wet. On Saturday, Solo got caught in the line in the prelims – and on the re-try didn’t want to go past the first turn, so Victor pulled him, figuring he had scared himself a bit. Boudie ended up in t tie for...

Ginger’s Litter Arrives!

By gryffyn  Mar, 27, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
March 18, 2006 Ginger’s Litter is here!! They have finally arrived! Ginger gave birth to 7 gorgeous and thriving pups sired by Strider – finishing late late Saturday evening! There are 5 girls and 2 boys: irish-marked fawn brindle boy irish-marked dark brindle boy irish-marked dark brindle girl extreme white with sabled tan girl extreme white with split face and head spot girl extreme white with split face and black ear...

San Antonio Spring Cluster (2006)

By gryffyn  Mar, 24, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
March 8-12, 2006 San Antonio Spring Show Cluster San Antonio, Texas On Wednesday, Sassi won Best of Breed and Luci won 1st in Open and then Reserve Winners Bitch. On Thursday, Astyn won Winners Dog/Best of Winners/Best Opposite Sex and Sassi again won Best of Breed. On Friday, Astyn won the Open class and went on to Reserve Winners Dog. On Saturday, Solo won the Bred-By-Exhibitor Dog class (the only day he was entered) and then went on to win...