NEWS 2014

  December 14th Stockholm INT  
 

The show in Stockholm is the end of the dog show year in Sweden. A Teach Me Tiger was best male, winning his 16th CAC. Our breeders group was BIS-4 in HUGE competition. Ch Alistiar’s King Of the Castle was BIS-3 with his progeny group. Judge Bo Skalin.

 



  December 6th UK  
 

At the Bearded Collie Club Championship show young Alistair’s Xpatriate at Malandex was shown for the first time. From Minor Puppy she was Best Puppy in Show!! Congratulations to Mal & Rianne.

 



  November 15th Lilleström, Norway INT  
 

At Nordic Winner Show Ch Alistair’s Rock the Boat BOS. Judge Noreen Clarke, Irleand

 



  November 14th Lilleström, Norway INT  
  At Norwegian Winner Show Ch Alistair’s Rock the Boat BOB and Group-3. Judge Gro Svandalsflona, Norway (breed) and Marion Ten Cate, Netherlands (group).  
 


 



  October 19th Illinois, USA  
  Today we recieved som great news from America. Alistair’s Oh Swede Lord gained his AM CH title today. Many congrats to Ginny Aulik.  
 


 



  September 27th Åland INT  
 

Ch Alistair’s Rock the Boat won CAC and gained her Finnish title, FI UCH.

 



  September 14th Eslöv INT  
 

The final outdoor show was held on a very windy field in the southern part of Sweden. We showed under a Belgian judge, Mr Dirk Spruyt, totally new to us. Best Puppy was Alistair’s Up To the Top and her brother Alistair’s Uppercut was BPD. Best male and BOS was Ch Alistair’s King Of the Castle. 1st, 2nd and 3rd best bitch was Ch Alistair’s Rock the Boat (CACIB and BOB), Alistair’s Troublemaker (CAC) and Ch Alistair’s Perfect Mix.

 



  September 13th Gimo INT  
 

Hanna went to Gimo for Junior Handling competition. She brought Ch Alistair’s Rock the Boat and showed her to BOS and another CACIB. She also won the Junior Handling!

 



  September 6th Högbo INT  
 

In lovely early autumn weather we showed in the lovely park of Högbo Bruk. Alistair’s Teach Me Tiger was 2nd best male and won his 13th CAC. 1st, 2nd and 3rd best bitch was Ch Alistair’s Rock the Boat, Ch Alistair’s Pretty Posh and Ch Alistair’s Fly Me To the Moon. Ch A. Rock the Boat was Group-1, came back on Sunday and ended as BIS-4. Our breeders group was BIS-2. Judge Joakim Ohlsson (breed), Jean Lawless, Ireland (group) and Rui Oliviera, Portugal (BIS).

 
   
   



  August 30th-31st Visby NAT & INT  
 

Double show on the lovely island Gotland. First day went our way. Alistair’s Teach Me Tiger won the CAC and was BOB, Ch Alistair’s Pretty Posh BOS, Alistair’s Troublemaker CAC. ”Bert” went on winning Group-1 and BIS-3! Ch Alistair’s King of the Castle competed with his progeny group and was BIS. Judge Leni Finne, Finland.
Second day was just as good. Alistair’s Teach Me Tiger won CAC, CACIB and BOB. His sister Alistair’s Troublemaker won CAC and BOS. Ch Alistair’s Peace and Love was 2nd best male and his sister Ch Alistair’s Pretty Posh was 2nd best bitch. ”Bert” was Group-3 today and Ch Alistair’s King of the Castle was BIS with his progeny group. Judge Annmarie Maeland.

 
   
   

 

  August 24th Backamo NAT  
 

A very succesful day for our dogs! We were even lucky with the weather despite forecast saying heavy rain. Alistair’s Uppercut, ”Leo”, was best puppy and his sister Alistair’s Up To the Top, ”Aina”, best puppy bitch. Young Alistair’s Teach Me Tiger won the CAC and was best male and BOB. Ch Alistair’s Rock the Boat was BOS. Thanks to judge John R Walsh, Ireland, for lovely critques and results. Our winning ways continued during the afternoon finals. Alistair’s Uppercut was BPIS! Judge Dimitrios Antonopolous. Alistair’s Teach Me Tiger was Group-2 under judge Liz-Beth Liljeqvist. Our breeders group was BIS! Judge Leif Ragnar Hjort, Norway. The group today was A. Teach Me Tiger, Ch A. One To Die For, Ch A. Rock the Boat and A. Picadilly. Two males and two females, two slates and two browns from four different litters.

 
   
   
   
   



  August 23-24th News from abroad  
 

August 23-24 was a great weekend for Alistair’ bearded collies in different part of the world.

Alistair’s Ready Made For Malarkey, Ziggy, was awarded RCC at Scottish Kennel Club under breed specialist Janet Lewis (Potterdale). Congrats and well done, Bert & Heather Fiedler!

 
   
  Alistair’s Tailormade, Madde, was shown twice in Estonia. Result 2*CAC, 2*CACIB, 1*BOS and 1*BOB, Crufts qualification!! Also shortlisted to top 6 in the group! Congrats and well done, Nina Brusin. Judge: Cindy Kressmeijer, Holland, and Vilmos Kardos, Hungary.  
   
   
  Alistair’s Renaissance, Raphael/Riff Raff, is doing great in South Africa. So far 3 All breeds ch shows Best Baby Puppy In Show, Best Puppy In Show Collie Club of SA ch show,3rd BPIS Celtic Breeds Ch Show, Best Puppy in Show Working and Herding Breeds Ch Show, BPIS Goldfields KC Ch Show, RBPIS Roodepoort KC Ch Show!!!! Congrats and well done, Eileen Ashton!  
   
  Alistair’s Written In the Stars, Mack, had a great time enjoying himself in the ring at double show in Mo i Rana, Noway. On Saturday he was BOB, Group-1 and BIS-2. Congrats and well done, Alf-Inge and Monica Johnsen. Judge: Carl-Gunnar Stafberg, Sweden. On Sunday he was BOB andg Group-2. Judge: Börge Espeland, Norway  
   
   
  Alistair’s Xtremely Cute, Genie, is on tour with her beardie-mates and she is doing great! 2*Best Baby in Group and1*Best Baby in Show at Cranbrook & District KC, Canada. Congrats and well done, Rhonda Mousseau.  
   

 

  August 17th Eskilstuna NAT  
 

A. Teach Me Tiger was 3rd best male (CAC), A. Quagmire (r-CAC), Ch A. Pretty Posh was BOB and A. Troublemaker 4th best bitch (r-CAC). Well done! Judge: Mats Lindborg, Sweden.

 
   

 

  August 16th Norrköping INT  
 

Hanna and young A. Teach Me Tiger, Bert, went on their own to the show in Norrköping. They won the Junior Handling competition under Sara Nordin. Bert was BOB (CAC and CACIB) and if that wasn’t enough he also was Group-1 under Australian judge Donna Saltau!! And he is only 16 months old. Judge: Anne-Chaterine Edoff, Sweden.

 
   
   

 

  August 10th Helsinki World Dog Show  
  We are so very proud of the five Alistair’s dogs participating at the WDS. Ch A. Reborn Excalibur was 2nd in Open Male. The sisters A. Troublemaker, A. Tailormade and A. Talk About Love was 1st, 2nd and 3rd in Junior Bitch. Ch A. Pretty Posh was 1st in Champion Bitch and BOS. Two titles, JWW-14 and WW-14, went to A. Troublemaker and Ch A. Pretty Posh. Thanks to everybody involved for showing your A-dogs so well. And huge congrats to Marie Långsved for bringing both titles home. Judge: Rui Oliviera, Portugal (males) and Claudio de Giuliani, Italy (females and BOB).  
 

 
   
   
   
   

 

  July 27th Ransäter INT  
  Our local all-breed champ.show was held in really HOT weather this year. Another great day for Alistair's. Ch A. Reborn Excalibur (r-CACIB), A. Teach me Tiger (CAC) and Ch A. Jump for Joy was 2nd, 3rd and 4th best male. Ch A. Rock the Boat (CACIB), Ch A. One Look You're Hooked (r-CACIB), Ch A. Pretty Posh and A. Troublemaker (CAC) was 1st, 2nd, 3rd and 4th best bitch. Ch A. Rock the Boat went on and being BOB ang Group-2 under Serbian judge Suncica Lazic. Ch A. Fly me to the Moon was BIS-3 veteran and Alistair's breedersgroup was BIS! Thanks to judge Torbjörn Skaar, Sweden.  
 

 
   
   
   
   

 

  July 12th Tvååker NAT  
 

A. Wonderboy was best puppy and Ch A. Pretty Posh was BOB. Congratulations to Ingrid and Marie & Erik. Judge: Jean Lawless, Ireland.

 
   

 

  July 11th Tvååker INT  
 

A. Up to the Top was Best puppy and Ch A. Pretty Posh was BOS. Congratulations to Ingela & Morgan and to Marie & Erik. Judge: Anja Gregoire, Belgium. Hanna was also best Junior Handler in strong competition. Junior Handling judged by Monica Vikner Stafberg.

 
   
   
   

 

  June 29th Borås Club Show  
 

Another rainy day. But the results made us very happy anyway!

Only Alistair's puppies was enterd. They all behaved so well and made us very proud. Best Puppy A. Uppercut and A. Up to the Top, best female puppy.

Ch A. King of the Castle, Ch A. Peace and Love and A. Teach me Tiger (CAC from Intermediate class) was 1st, 2nd and 3rd best male.

Ch A. Pretty Posh , Ch A. Perfect Mix and Ch A. Rock the Boat was 1st, 2nd and 3rd best bitch. We also had A. Troublemaker, 1st in Intermediate Bitch (r-CAC) and A. Picadilly 1st in Open bitch.

Ch A. Pretty Posh was BOB and Ch A. King of the Castle BOS.

Alistair's breedersgroup was BIS.

What a day! Huge thanks to owners for showing your Alistair's dogs so well and to breed specialist Margaret Harkin, Claudalla, UK, for thinking so highly of our dogs.

 
 

 
   
   
   

 

  June 28th Borås NAT  
  A rainy day in Borås! A. Teach me Tiger was 2nd best male (CAC). Ch A. Pretty Posh was 2nd best bitch, A. Troublemaker was 3rd best bitch (CAC). 4th best bitch was Ch A. Fly me to the Moon who also was best veteran and later also BIS-2 veteran. Alistair's breedersgroup was BIS-3. Judge: Katarina De Smedt-Jasica, Belgium.  
   
   

 

  June 15th Avesta INT  
  What a day for our youngster, Bert, A. Teach me Tiger! He was best male. CAC, BOB and Group-4 under Swedich judge Hans Almgren. Too young for CACIB as he still is in Junior class. His sister Polly, A. Troublemaker, was 2nd best bitch (CAC), beaten by her older half-sister Jojo, Ch A. Rock the Boat (CACIB). Alistair's breedersgroup was BIS-3. Judge: Diane T Anderson, USA.  
   

 

  June 14th Avesta Club Show  
  At the second BC Club Show this year A. Uppercut was shown for the first time. He was best puppy. Not in a very strong competition as he was the only puppy entered... But he behaved perfectly and got super critique. Ch A. Reborn Excalibur was 3rd best male. The champion girls, Ch A. Pretty Posh, Ch A. Rock the Boat and Ch A. Perfect Mix was 2nd, 3rd and4th best bitch. Alistair's breedersgroup was BIS. Judge: Chris Hardy, Otterswish, UK.  
   

 

  June 7th Vänersborg INT  
  Great results at this show! A. Reborn Excalibur was 2nd best male (CAC) and is now SE UCH, NO UCH. A. Rock the Boat was best bitch, CAC, CACIB, BOB, Group-1 under Canadian judge Cecilia Ringstrom and BIS-3 under Swedish all-breed judge Nina Karlsdotter. Shown by Hanna all the way. She was made up and is now SE UCH, NO UCH. A. Fly me to the Moon was 2nd best bitch and BIS-3 veteran. A. Talk About Love was 4th best bitch (r-CAC). Judge: Johnny Andersson, Sweden.  
   
   

 

  May 31st Drammen INT  
  Today we went to Norway to show at NKK INT show in Drammen. We showed A. Rock the Boat for the first time in six months. She did really well, BOB (CAC, CACIB) and Group-2! Judge: Nina Karlsdotter, Sweden.  
   

 

  May 10th Lidköping NAT and Roskilde INT  
  A smashing day for Alistair's! In Lidköping A. One to Die For was best male, CAC and BOB. This made him up and he is now SE UCH! 2nd best male (r-CAC) A. Quagmire. Best bitch, CAC and BOS was A. Picadilly. Many congrats to owners Toftevall, Boman and Andersson! Judge: Anette Edlander, Sweden.

At the same time in Roskilde, Denmark, Ch A. Peace and Love was best male, CAC, CACIB and BOS. Ch A. Pretty Posh was best bitch, CAC, CACIB, BOB and Group-2 under Dutch judge Ilona Onstenk-Schenk. They both finished their Danish titles, DK UCH. A. Troublemaker got r-CAC. Many congrats to Marie Långsved! Judge: Liz Cartledge, UK.
 
   
   

 

  April 26th Västerås NAT  
  Marie Långsved and Ch A. Pretty Posh did a repeat of last shows result winning BOB. This time Group-3 under Swedish judge Carl-Gunnar Stafberg. Ch A. Fly me to the Moon was BIS-3 veteran. Judge: Claudio de Giuliani, Italy.  

 

  April 18th Stockholm INT  
  While Johan & Nina was in Dublin judging Hanna went to Stockholm and had an exellent day with help from dear friends. 1st-4th best male was Ch A. King of the Castle (CACIB), A. Teach Me Tiger (CAC), Ch A. Jump For Joy (r-CACIB) and A. One To Die For (r-CAC). The CACIB will be passed on to Ch A. Jump For Joy and this will finnish his C.I.B. YEAH!!! Well done and congrats to Anders & Ann-Charlotte Boman. Ch A. Pretty Posh was best bitch (CACIB), BOB and Group-2 under Norwegian judge Anne Indergaard. A. Troblemaker was 3rd best bitch (CAC). Alistair’s breeders group was BIS-3. Hanna was best Junior Handler at this show as well. Judge: Birgitta Svarstad, Sweden.  
   
   
   

 

  March 9th Strängnäs INT  
  A really good day for our grand old lady Filippa, Ch A. Fly me to the Moon, who was BOB, shortlisted in the group and BIS-3 veteran.Judge: Laurent Prichard, Schweiz. On top on that Hanna was best Junior Handler showing Filippa. Judge: Lydia Gadolin.  
   

 

  January 25th Eskilstuna Club Show  
  Our youngsters, A. Teach me Tiger and A. Troublemaker, did it really well at the first BC Club Show 2014 and won both CAC's. Judge: Carin Åkesson, Sweden.