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Show Results

British Utility Breeds Association Championship Show – 2nd December 2017

Elaine & Terry Ward’s Miniature Poodle (Oscar) Pipparel the Look of Luv was 1st in Post Graduate Dog.  Thanks to  Judge Michael Coad, at BUBA.   Sadly no photographs this time.  We had a lovely day though.

Southern Afghan Hound Club Show

Sayadena Northern Lights (Ark) at The Southern Afghan Hound Club Show was 1st in the Graduate Dog Class under Judge Cathy Farebrother and took away a rather nice bottle of wine, dog food and prize money Yippee 🐾🐾

Ark pictured below, looking Fabulous

Horsham & District Canine Society Open Show – 30th November 2017

In spite of the very cold weather, Shoreham Ringcraft members turned up in the Winter Woollies for the Horsham Show.

Mary Melvin’s Papillon (Alfie) Ringlands Sunshines Story at Shalandar was RBOB

Andrea Butterstone’s Pug (Mabel) Ch. Catrelma Gina Lolobridgida was 2nd in the Champion Stakes winning £3 which as Andrea said, is not quite enough for Champagne!!

Bridget Meads and the Whippets also had a good day

Bridget & (Dazee) Rockanor Silver Saphire at Jasbri, 1st Post Graduate and not quite looking like Nanook of the North (ha ha).

Ringmore Gigi at Jasbri (Gigi) handled by Kate Popple won Adult Handling (well done Kate & Gigi) and were 2nd in Undergraduate while (Ollie) Ringmore Gladius at Jasbri was 3rd in Undergraduate.

Well done the Whippets and their handlers.

Janine Naunton’s Welsh Springer Spaniel (River) aged only just 6 months was at her very first show and was placed 3rd in a class of much older puppies (Trenzalore – please send me her Kennel name Janine – thank you )

Here’s Paris (KC name unknown), Helene Wheeler’s bulldog, thawing out after her day at Ardingly – she was 2nd in her class.  Well done Helene and Paris.  Do hope you didn’t get frost bite.

Marie Medhurst’s Border Terrier puppy (Pebble) Onthil La Roc at Grizzledale was 2nd in Puppy and (Molly)  Grizzledale La Senza was 1st in Open.   Pebble was awarded Reserve BOB.  Well done to all of you.


Results of Match Night – Tuesday 28th November 2017 – Judge Margaret Bull

We had a great match night on Tuesday and despite absentees due to colds, football, bitches in season and even a Rag n Bone Man Gig in Brighton, we had a great turn out for our Judge Margaret Bull (Margretta).  Thanks so much Margaret for coming out on a cold night to judge for our club.

Best in Match – Mary Melvin’s Papillon – Ringlands Sunshines Story at Shalandar (Alfie)  4 points

Reserve Best in Match – Bridget Meads’ Whippet – Ringmore Gladius at Jasbri (Ollie)  2 points

Best Puppy in Match – Maria Pearce’s Miniature Poodle – Logan (Anubis Theo’s Perla Parentina) 4 points



1st Maria Pearce’s Miniature Poodle – Logan (Anubis Theo’s Perla Parentina)  4 points

2nd Marie Medhurst’s Border Terrier – Pebble (Onthil La Roc at Grizzledale) 2 points

3rd Laura Piper’s Miniature Wire Haired Dachshund – William (Macushia Michael Mosley) 1 point

4th Karen Saunders’ Welsh Springer Spaniel – Oakley (Trenzalore Lord of Time)

5th Karen Sandells’ Boston Terrier – Daisy (Boston Kaibos Daisy Sunshine Over Shawmut (imp Deu))


1st Bridget Meads’ Whippet – Ollie (Ringmore Gladius at Jasbri) 4 points

2nd Tom Harrison’s French Bulldog – Boris (Bespoke Bully Go Goliath) 2 points

3rd Sue Garner’s Tibetan Terrier – Bruno (Aivlys Yeats) 1 point

4th Andrea Butterstone’s Pug – Peggy (Tsuselago Rule Brittania)

5th Caroline Still’s Standard Poodle – Bill (Allisaine Sweetest Devotion)


1st Mary Melvin’s Papillon – Alfie (Ringlands Sunshines Story at Shalandar) 4 points

2nd Pauline and Daisy Langridge’s Wirehaired Dachshund – Douglas (Tendrow Elberta) 2 points

3rd Jo Hughes’ Border Terrier – Bullet (Chatmos Bullet Tooth Tony) 1 point

4th Karen Sandells’ Boston Terrier – Macy (Shawmut Macys Day Parade)

5th Bridget Meads’ Whippet – Dazee (Rockanor Silver Saphire)

No Junior Handlers this week

Adult Handling

1st Mary Melvin 4 points

2nd Kate Popple 2 points

3rd Bridget Meads 1 point

4th Caroline Still

Please let me know your KC names and remind me if I have missed anyone

Thanks again to Margaret Bull – our Judge.

Crystal Palace Open Show – Saturday 18th November 2017

I hear that BOB in Papillons at Crystal Palace, under Judge Karen Sandells, was Mary Melvin’s Ringland Sunshine Story At Shalandar (Papillon) who went on to win the Toy Group under Yvonne Billows and compete in Best in Show. Well done Mary & Alfie!!! Brilliant results xx👏👏👏👏

Photo by Karen Sandells


Great day at Crystal Palace Show for Helene-Marie Wheeler with her Bulldogs, Paris 1st and Best puppy and Faith 1st in Post Graduate

Congratulations from all at Shoreham Ringcraft – a lovely day for you.

Hastings Limited Show – November 2017

Maria Pearce’s Miniature Poodle (Logan) – KC name to follow, after having a great time in his first show!
He won best puppy and best AV puppy 🐩

Well done Logan and Maria from all at Shoreham Ringcraft Club

Guildford & District Open Show – November 2017

Another great day, Sayadena Northern Lights (Ark) won Best of Breed and Hound Group 4 at The Guildford and District Open Show. under judge Rebecca Peek .🐾🐾  

Well done Peter & Ark – a fab result

South Western Poodle Club Championship Show – 5th November 2017

From Elaine Ward

At South Western Poodle Club Champ Show yesterday, my Miniature Poodle, Oscar (Pipparel The Look of Luv) was 1st in Post Grad Dog and considered for the Reserve DCC under Judge Karen Laws.  So proud of my boy.

National Whippet Association Show – 5th November 2017

From Bridget Meads:

We had a lovely day at the National Whippet Association yesterday.
Becky Candler-Smith awarded first prize in Special Beginners to Dazee (Rockanor Silver Saphire at Jasbri)
And also to Olly (Ringmore Gladius at Jasbri) in Yearling!

Midland Border Terrier Show

News from Marie Medhurst   –

Our little Pebble Onthiĺl La Roc at Grizzledale was a star on Saturday at the Midland Border Terrier show she won Minor Puppy Bitch and then went on to win the challenge and got best puppy bitch in show under judge Sandra Girling so chuffed with her.