Many Congratulations to Alan and Celli, Karen and Ted and Michelle and Digger!
On the showing side we saw fourteen CC’s awarded to the following dogs throughout 2018: (Visit Show Breed Records Page Here)
Sh Ch Gunsyn Aafia, Sh Ch Gunsyn Pomata, Tyrbechgyn Tiger Lilly For Jakobstown, Fancygun Fire Your Guns for Valcor (2), Braccorions Carmas Coming, Dora of Bushwaker, Int Ch Inspirations Il Vino Fantastico, Master of Trouble, Owlspoint King of Trouble at Brackenvale (2), Owlspoint Trouble at Mill, Fancygun Luke Skywalker and Braccolove Valentino.
On the working side we have also had a busy year. Visit Working Breed Records Page Here
Competition wise, 6 different Bracchi have featured in the awards at working tests and field trials.
Michelle’s Digger (Madreliath Escavatore), took seven awards in open working tests including two firsts and two seconds in 2018.
Alan’s Celli (Bonario Chatelaine), five working test awards in open and three Open Field Trial Awards including a 3rd in Open, the highest place a Bracco has ever been awarded.
Sue Parr’s Guido (Bonario Damascus) with one All Age Field Trial award
Gill Pillingers Fenn, (Withamfriary Fenn) a fourth in a novice working test award and a COM in a novice Field Trial.
Not taking anything away from these dogs, the stars of 2018 for Sue Parr, Working Secretary were Alan’s Senza (Bonario Fagiana) and Emma Carter’s Bella (Withamfriary Dorothea) both competing in puppy and both picking up 8 awards, each of them achieving exactly the same awards. Including six firsts between them….. something that has never been done in the breed before….. exciting times ahead ….
In other sports, we have seen Joanna Banks with Braccorions Guccilicious gaining a 1st place awards in BCOS Grand Prix for Obedience and several placings in Bikejor for Jackie Carr Jones with Sienna, with Fiona Godsmark and Hugo also starting out on their novice Bikejor journey with an early award.
So, It just remains for us to wish everyone a happy and successful 2019 with your dogs in whatever you do with them and do let us know of your results.