SALUKI BREED NOTES WEEKENDING 10TH NOVEMBER 2023
2023 has been a very busy year packed with celebrations for the Saluki or Gazelle Hound Club Centennial, the Saluki World Congress in Sweden and Lure Coursing Championship, not forgetting all the domestic championship shows. In terms of showing, the year is nearing an end. Last week, Midland Counties Championship Show was held, the penultimate for this year. Judging was Kathy Webb. BCC, BOB went to Hilary & John Davies’ Ch Classicus Alchemy for Charrioak JW with the RBCC to the Ireson, Dann, Faris & Cosentini partnership’s Ch Jazalle Aneeqa. DCC went to Christine Campling’s Ch Classicus Octavius and RDCC to Adele Walton Haddon’s Ch Badavie Don Peppino at Ilsham (IMP SWE). Best Puppy was Hilary & John Davies’ Zafaraniyeh Dashte Margo. Best Veteran went to Denise Garratt & Sharon Oakey’s Ch Caryna Neferti JW, ShCM.
Judges for 2024 are as follows: Manchester-Mr F Kane; Crufts- Mrs U Lennartz;
HAOS- Mrs W Scherm-Hahne; SGHC Limited Show & AGM- Ms H Woodgate; Northern Saluki Club- Denise Rogers; WELKS- Mr J Robertson; Birmingham National- Mr CK Thornton; SKC- Mrs D Spavin; Bath- Mr D Cavill;
Dr R James; SGHC Summer Show- Mrs E. Hudson; 3-Counties- Ms J Dove; Blackpool- Dr A Paloheimo; Boston- Ms C Boggia; SGHC Open Show-Mrs J Glaister; Leeds- Mr R Searle; Paignton- Mrs J Cross; Bournemouth- Mr E Engh;
Welsh Kennel club- Mr A R R Doedijns; Driffield-Mrs J Mahon; Darlington- Miss E Milwood; South Wales -Mrs VE Phillips, SGHC Autumn Champ Show-Mrs P Mottershaw; Midland Counties -Mr J Walton Haddon. I will post the missing judges as and when they are posted.
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