Faith City dog show, OK LGRA Meet and AKC Lure Coursing

By gryffyn  Mar, 24, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
March 4-5, 2006 We split 3 ways this weekend, competing in conformation, straight-racing and lure coursing!! Faith City Kennel Club dog show Wichita Falls, TX Sassi went to the shows with Jill and won Best of Breed both days! WindyGlen LGRA Meet Boswell, OK This ended up being a surprising event, as Demi really turned it on and came away with 2nd place in a field of 11 Borzoi and earned her first points towards her Gazehound Racing...

Brazoria KC, February 2006

By gryffyn  Mar, 22, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
February 25, 2006 Brazoria County Kennel Club dog show Houston, TX This was Deckard’s first time to attend an all-breed dog show – his only other show appearance being at the 2005 National Specialty in Texas. He handled it all pretty well and went on to win Reserve Winners Dog under Eugene Blake....

GIT LGRA, February 2006

By gryffyn  Mar, 22, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
February 25-26, 2006 GIT LGRA Meet Denton, TX This was a pretty good weekend for us! Can’t remember exact results – but the end result was that Magik and our visitor Beaudreaux both finished their Gazehound Racing Championships (GRC title)! Solo also came away with more points towards his...

February 2006 Colorado Shows and RMBC Specialty

By gryffyn  Mar, 22, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
February 18-20, 2006 Denver, CO Shows and RMBC Specialty Denver, CO I (Lynn) made the annual trip up to the Colorado February cluster of dog shows in Denver with Moose, Demi and Sassi. Got to spend time with Nadine and meet up with several of our friends residing in the CO area. At the Rocky Mountain Borzoi Club specialty on Saturday, Moose and Demi both received placements in nice-sized classes (Bred-By and Open) and Sassi went on to win...

Fun Runs at Hutto

By gryffyn  Feb, 27, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
February 11, 2006 Practices and Fun-Runs at Triple Crown Hutto, Texas We went down to Hutto for a day of practice with a van full of primarily Silkens and a couple young Borzoi. Of the Silkens, VooDoo, Bear and Kandi showed the most promise, each turning in some really nice runs. Young Booker also showed a bit of interest in his “puppy bumps” run, and Evan ran part of the course as well. Borzoi youngster Deckard also had a nice...

GIT NOTRA, February 2006

By gryffyn  Feb, 27, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
February 4-5, 2006 GIT NOTRA Meet McKinney, TX On Saturday we had a field of 6 starters. Magik placed 1st with Boudie 2nd; Solo 3rd and Sassi 4th. On Sunday we had 5 racers and Boudie came in 1st with Solo 2nd; Magik 3rd and Sassi...

Abilene KC dog shows, January 2006

By gryffyn  Feb, 27, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
January 28-29, 2006 Abilene Kennel Club dog shows Abilene, Texas On Saturday Demi won the Open Bitch class and went on to take Reserve Winners Bitch. On Sunday, Astyn won the Open Dog Class, and Luci won the Open Bitch class, with Bugg going 2nd and Demi 3rd. Luci went on to win Reserve Winners...

Greenville, MS shows

By gryffyn  Feb, 27, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
January 22, 2006 Greenville MS Kennel Club dog show Greenville, Mississippi Sassi won Best of Breed under judge Bonnie Linnell...

AHCD ASFA Trials, January 2006

By gryffyn  Feb, 27, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
January 21-22, 2006 AHCD ASFA Trials Denton, Texas At the Saturday trial, Solo was 4th and Monkee NBQ in a Field Champion stake of 9 dogs. They both got the next day off. On Sunday, Boudie was 2nd and Rocki 4th in a stake of 5....

AAWC and LSBC ASFA Trials – January 2006

By gryffyn  Feb, 27, 2006   Posted in Uncategorized
January 14-15, 2006 AAWC and LSBC ASFA Lure Trials Hutto, Texas At the Saturday ASFA trial, hosted by the Alamo Area Whippet Club, Solo won the Open stake and Boudie placed 2nd in the Field Champion stake. Solo forfeited the breed run-off to save those future opportunities for AKC lure coursing. This also finished Solo’s ASFA field championship! At the Sunday LSBC trial, Solo won 3rd in the Open...