Petite Lion Kennels

Championships

NORTHERN TSHWANE KENNEL CLUB - 12 - 13TH MAY 2017

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Mr Bear

Mr Bear

A really super weekend for Petitelion Kennels at the Northern Tshwane Shows: 

NTKC FCI Show-  12 MAY 2017
Judge : - Mr. Pedro Gonzalez Teja - Guatemala

  • Miss Scarlet - Griffon Bruxellois
    - Graded:  Excellent
    - CACIB Bitch
    - Best Of Breed    
                                           
  • Mr Bear Petite Brabançon
    -Graded:  Excellent
    - CACIB
    - Champions Class First
    - Best of Breed
     
  • Ken - Petite Brabançon
    Graded:  Excellent
    - Reserve CACIB 
     
  • Belulastar Baloo - Griffon Bruxellois
    Graded: Excellent
    - Best Junior
     
  • Blade Hunter - American Staffordshire Terrier
    - Graded:  Excellent
    - CACIB
    - Best of Breed

NTKC Championship Show - 13 MAY 2017
Judge:  Mr Jose Luiz Cuna de Vasconcelos - Brazil

 

  • Miss Scarlet
    Championship Class First
    - Reserve Best of Breed      
     
  • Ken

- Championship Class First
- Best of Breed                                                

  • Belulastar Baloo  
    - Best Puppy       
                                           
  • Blade Hunter
    Championship Class First
    - Best of Breed

    A big thank you to both our judges.  Not even the pouring rain on Saturday deterred them from judging. We had so much fun and are proud of our boys and girl, they really did an excellent job.   
Blade Hunter - Our Champion 

Blade Hunter - Our Champion 

Miss Scarlet

Miss Scarlet

October Championships!

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What an amazing month PetiteLion Kennels had when we went to the Sasolburg Kennel & Century Terrier Club Championships!!

It was bitterly cold in the early morning when we arrived in the Free State, but thankfully it warmed up to be a very pleasant day for all. Firstly, we have to thank our judges Capt. RJ Du Plooy, Mrs JM Heneke and Mr Peter Nancarrow who - with great patience and fortitude - judged our dogs. We learnt so much from the judges; they really just want to help you get the best out of your dogs, so their advice is really appreciated.    

We also want to thank Marozelle Botha who so gracefully put Winning Wicket through his paces in the Junior Handler ring and came a hard-earned third.  It's never easy walking a dog you only get to see every couple of months.  Thank you!! So without further ado, here are the results (drumroll please):

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Saturday, 4 October

Sasolburg Kennel Club

  • Blade Hunter received:
    -1st Amstaff Dog
    -CC

Century Terrier Club    

  • Blade Hunter received:
    -1st Amstaff Dog
    -CC
    -Best Junior Amstaff
    -Best of Breed Amstaff
    -3rd in the Terrier Group

Well Done Blade!!  We are so proud of you, our bumbling champion! 

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PetiteLion Kennels decided to end off with a bang and we entered our dogs into the FCI & TKC weekend at Goldfields in Johannesburg.  What a load of fun (and drama) we had. We had International judges, Leyda Perez of Columbia, Pauline Suhr from Australia and we had Marion Gregg, Roy Gregg and Eddie Patterson from one of our favourite places in the world - Ireland.  And of course our ownInternational All Breeds Dog judge Patricia de Coning of Sunny South Africa who so freely advised & assisted all of us around the toy ring - Thank you.   

It was such an honour to be judged by such experienced and friendly judges.  They made our three day stay enjoyable and all worth the while.  

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Friday, 10 October

FCI SHOW

  • Blade Hunter received:
    -First place Dog
    -Best Opposite Sex
    -Excellent in FCI
    -CACIB
     
  • Winning Wicket received: 
    -Best Junior - Griffon Bruxelles
    -Excellent in FCI
     
  • Kiwi Ninja received:
    -1st placing Junior - Petit Brabacon
    -Very Good in FCI

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Saturday, 11 October

TKC SHOW

    • Blade Hunter received:
      -1st Amstaff Dog
      -CC

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    Sunday, 12 October

    FCI SHOW

    • Blade Hunter received:
      First place Dog
      -Best Opposite Sex
      -Excellent in FCI
      -CACIB
       
    • Winning Wicket received:
      -Best Junior - Griffon Bruxelles
      -Excellent in FCI

    What we enjoyed the most was the interaction with the judges over the whole weekend.  The judges critiqued our dogs and were willing tochat to you afterwards as to how to improve on your dogs or the handler's ring behaviour.  This is something that we found extremely informative.  We met lovely dog owners that travelled from Durban to compete in the Toy group, congratulations on their wins and we hope to see you again!! We look forward to the next show! 

    August Championships!

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    Kzn Championships

    On the weekend of the 1st to the 2nd of August we went to Kwazulu Natal and entered the Zululand Kennel Club and KwaZulu Natal Junior Kennels Club Championships Show respectively. We want to thank our international judges, Mr Mike Leonard, Mr Kerry Lee and Mr Rajiv Shandily for recognising our dogs' potential.  

    Miss Marozelle Botha with Zentu Winning Wicket of Petitelion Kennels and Miss Liza Marie Botha placed 3rd and 4th in child handler.  Well done Marozelle and Liza Marie!

    Blade Hunter of Petitelion the American Staffordshire Terrier received two CC's and then went on to win Reserved Best of Breed.  Durban was a good starting block for our kennel. 

    Goldfields Championships

    Our next championship took place at the Goldfields Kennel Club, their 97th Annual Championship Show 2014 held on the 4 August 2014.  

    Blade Hunter went on to win: 
    1st Junior Dog & CC
    1st Junior Amstaff
    1st Junior Terrior Group
    & Best of Breed

    Thank you to our Judge Mrs. Carol Larkin for recognising Blade Hunter's potential. Mrs Larkin has many years judging experience locally & abroad. She is best known for her Terrier speciality, particularly Bull Terriers and is very active at club and provincial council level.  

    Wicket went on to win a rosette for reserve CC.  This means he as the potential to be a champion.