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Brontillow Wire Haired Dachshunds
Fax Farm, Winterbourne, Faversham,Kent ME13 9PJ Great Britain
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Growing stronger by the day and moving around the box now, another week until their eyes open. Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2018 at Brontillow
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Puppies are five days old now and filling out. Elsie has started to spend a few minutes away from them after she’s been in the garden. She’s had a good groom this morning (photos are of her before she had her ‘bed head’ brushed out!) and stayed with me for... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2018 at Brontillow
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With my pack of Dachshunds growing I need better facilities. Although we have a fabulous kennel block used for the GSDs I need something nearer the house for my dachshunds. They have a secure garden on the side of the house but I wanted a day kennel with a grooming... Continue reading
Posted Jan 4, 2018 at Brontillow
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Betsy was 1st Open WHD & BOB, waiting for Hound group now, thank you to judge Alan Mease at Whitstable & District CS show. Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Brontillow
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Chuffed to bits that my little brother Daniel showed his dogs today at the North Wales Whippet show and got 4th for best brace. Crufts next year? Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Brontillow
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Out for Stuart’s roadwork session, he’s trotting along nicely and standing still for longer, slowly but surely we are getting there. Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Brontillow
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Douglas (Tendrow Elberta) and Elsie (Vandilli Vivid Almond) are proud to announce their “Mistletoe“ litter. 3 girls and 1 boy born in the early hours of 30th December. Sadly we lost the first puppy during a difficult breech birth. This is Elsie’s first litter and she is a fabulous mother. Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Brontillow
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Today was the Sausage Dog Friends (Kent) Facebook Group Christmas party. I took Stuart and Betsy, both refused to be dressed up so I wore an outfit instead. It was very noisy and they soon got fed up with all of the barking but they enjoyed treats from the other... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Brontillow
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I’ve had a fantastic day at the Woolwich & Bexley Open show in Maidstone. Both Stuart (Brontillow Gallant Stuart, Ex Sentia I’m Bond, James Bond x Brontillow Lady Dane (Mabel)) and Betsy (Brontillow Grace Darling, Daybreak’s Classique Cruiser x Kindeace Maggie May of Brontillow) were entered in AVNSC Standard Dachshund... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Brontillow
We felled a dead tree today, the dachshunds have enjoyed playing around, over and in it! Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Brontillow
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Stuart (Brontillow Gallant Stuart) entered his first show yesterday, Midland Counties Championship at 6 months and 3 days old under judge Mandy Dance. He was quite well behaved and was placed third which means he’s qualified for Crufts 2018 and will compete in the puppy class. Betsy (Brontillow Grace Darling)... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Brontillow
I laid a short track (her second time) for Betsy this afternoon, three legs and just half an hour with small food pieces along the way. It was far too easy for her but a great start, she was spot on, especially at the second corner! Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Brontillow
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It's lovely to receive photographs of puppies as they grow up in their new homes Ant and Eddy on their bike ride Bikkel Bonnie Frankie Lucy and her big brother, Bertie Marvin Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Brontillow
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Stuart (Brontillow Gallant Stuart) is four months old now and enjoyed his visit to the Welsh Kennel Club Championship Show at Builth Wells. Judges Anne Moore (Romanchi), Linda Coverley (Aventine) and Daniel Roberts (Swansford) all went over him after Anne gave him some stacking lessons. His tail wagged the whole... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Brontillow
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Our critique from Evesham show where Betsy was 1st Open WHD then Best of Breed. I'm thrilled with the comment about my handling! Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Brontillow
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Stuart is 16 weeks old now and learning to stand still, he's a wriggler and is not impressed with his lead training but he's getting there. We practice for a few minutes, several times a day. He's got a fabulous temperament, confident and full of beans but he can't be... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Brontillow
We own a Wire Haired Dutch Herder puppy, "Puck" we think she's the only one in the UK and she lives in the house with the dachshunds. Stuart has just started to play with her in the big garden. Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Brontillow
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My keeper Stuart (Brontillow Gallant Stuart) and his brother Stanley (staying a little bit longer while his new owner is travelling) visited Canterbury today and had lots of cuddles from tourists; they learned some French, Italian, Greek and most importantly of all, some Geordie. They helped the river boat boys,... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2018 at Brontillow
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A very busy day today but lots of excited and happy new owners My new puppy, Brontillow Gallant Stuart Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2018 at Brontillow
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What better way to spend coffee time? Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2018 at Brontillow
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Willow's "Pixie" litter have been for their health checks with our vet, Craig, this morning and all passed with flying colours. He was very complimentary about their condition and temperament. Back this afternoon with Mabel's puppies. Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2018 at Brontillow
Today's toy is a drainage pipe Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2018 at Brontillow
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We had a brilliant day at Southern Counties Championship show in Newbury on Friday. Lots of friends were there and we had glorious sunshine with some dog shopping thrown in. Betsy was happy to be out and thoroughly enjoyed her turn in the ring. She was placed first in a... Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2018 at Brontillow
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Lots of puppy photos to share, they're spending a lot of time out in the garden, enjoying the sunshine. They're five and a half weeks old now. They love playing in the holes dug by the big girls! (I promise not to let them have any more shoes) Continue reading
Posted Jan 2, 2018 at Brontillow