Four collies from the Far East litter have been shown this past weekend, with great results!
On her first official show at Swedish Kennel Club's intl show in Piteå, Kensington Gate So Long China "Zinna" went Best Bitch with CAC and Best of Breed out of 21 entries! Judge was Austin Long-Doyle, Ireland. Owner: Nina Ökvist - congratulations!
Also in Sweden, Kensington Gate Spirit of Shogun "Kiyaan" went third best male with reserve CAC under breed specialist Tomas Rohlin. Owner: Anne-Marie Drougge-Larsson - congratulations! (photo: Elin Drougge)
Kensington Gate Tokyo By Night "Mikke" went 2nd best male with Champion Quality at a show in northern Norway under Swedish judge Hans Almgren. Owner: Laila Storå - congratulations!
Kensington Gate Silverback Samurai "Kip" went all the way to the semifinals at an unofficial match show in Oslo. Caretaker: Jeanette Sørlie - congratulations!
Alannah and Striker's puppies were born on Monday 9th of May, well ahead of the due date. There were once again nine large puppies, 5 males (1 tri, 4 sable) and 4 females (2 tri, 2 sable). One sable female died from natural causes. The rest of the litter are thriving. There are currently no available puppies.
Alannah og Striker sine valper ble født mandag 9. mai, godt før termin. Det var igjen ni store valper; 5 hanner (1 tricolor, 4 sobel) og 4 tisper (2 tricolor, 2 sobel). En sobel tispe døde av naturlige årsaker. Resten av kullet har det flott. Det er for tiden ingen ledige valper.