And some "just plain fun" pictures...
CH Jewelbox Diamond Jim, CGC - 'BRADY'
Breeder MaryJo Dunn, Owner Diane Pearson, owner handled to his Championship
CHIC # 42945
Note - we put sod in later that spring, and started looking for a home with a bigger yard!
Ch Ashcroft Sangeo Sonora - 'NORA'
Breeders Diane Pearson & Sandra Bethea, owner Diane Pearson, owner groomed and handled to her Championship. Nora is by multi- BIS/BISS Ch Sangeo FarScape AX, AXJ, NF, CD, RN out of Ch Wrightwyn's Puttin On The Ritz..
CHIC # 42946
CH Ashcroft Jersey Boy, 'FUDGE' is from the repeat breeding of Ch Wrightwyn's Puttin On The Ritz to BIS/BISS Ch Sangeo FarScape AX, AXJ, NF, CD, RA. Fudge is a DNA 1-2 liver boy with too many nice features to mention! Video of crazy man Fudge Fudge recently (spring 2012) sired his first litter, out of Ch Sandy And Blues SIlvia of Sweden, and has a son who is his spitting image!
CH Ashcroft Do U Believe In Magic JE, CA, RATO - 'MAGIC' is by Ch Boardwalk Ticket To The Moon out of Group Winning Ch Ashcroft Sangeo Sonora. Both parents excel in coat and movement with wonderful true rears. I LOVE this litter, the coats and rears are gorgeous, temperaments wonderful, lovely heads... can't say enough. Friends call Magic a "golden retriever in a Bedlington body" - she has a fantastic temperament. Check out litter brother Timmy, Ch Ashcroft Magic Me At Lamb's End who finished in 2 long weekends! Magic started her specials career off with a bang, winning BOB 5 out of 7 shows and garnering a Terrier Group IV placement. Magic was the first Bedlington to earn a Barn Hunt title. CHIC#44633 Magic's final litter was born spring 2012. Look for her daughter Hope out in 2013 (and maybe brother O'Toole if we can convince his parents to let him come play - he's a stunning boy).
Ch Lambs End Calientita At Ashcroft - 'CALLIE' - is a DNA 1-1 blue girl out of Codiscountry Who's That Girl by Ch Ashcroft Magic Me At Lamb's End. I am very excited to have this California Girl join the Ashcroft crew. Callie is an old fashioned "type", lower on leg, with more roach, coming down from the Touchwood line in her dam's pedigree. She is so sweet, she plays beautifully with the little babies here. Callie finished her championship in 2010, and she had her first litter here late in 2012. Callie is living with Kit Bravakis in NJ.
Ch Sandy And Blues Silvia Of Sweden CA - 'VICKY' - is a DNA 1-1 blue girl out of Ashcroft Lucky American Dream and Toolbox The Bachelor. She arrived here from Sweden in early October 2008 and is making herself at home. She brings some new blood here to Ashcroft as her sire goes back to English bloodlines. She's very bright and bold, and will be fun to show. Vicky got off to a flying start and finished her championship easily. Watch Group placing Ch Ashcroft Xemplar - Brandon and Ch Ashcroft Xcellent Surprise - Prix from her first litter, the result of a lovely breeding to Am/Sw Ch Isotop's Xceptional Friend.
Ashcroft Talking 'Bout My Girl - 'CHINA' - is a DNA 1-2 sandy girl out of Ch Ashcroft Do U Believe In Magic by Ch Ashcroft Sangeo Santana. My first opportunity to go back to my first litter produced outstanding results. She has a dense sandy coat and a beautiful long head with superb angulation front and rear. China's first litter is on the ground, bred to Gr Ch Kaylynn's Party Crasher, she produced some lovely pups. Vince is CH Ashcroft Wedding Crasher. Littermates Ch Ashcroft Wedding Singer and Ch Ashcroft Something Borrowed Something Blue RATO round out the group.
Ch Ashcroft Xemplar RATO - "Brandon" is a DNA 1-1 blue male with the sweetest temperament By Ch Isotop's Xceptional Friend out of Ch Sandy And Blues Silvia of Sweden. Co-owned with Karen and Al Miller, I have high hopes he'll be a special dog for them.
Brandon's first litter has produced new Ch Chelsea's Lifelong Calendar Girl for
Ch Ashcroft Xcellent Surprise - 'Prix' is a blue DNA 1-1 girl with the type of body I love, a long head and a sweet personality. By Ch Isotop's Xceptional Friend out of Ch Sandy And Blues Silvia of Sweden CA. Prix earned her first points July 2012, her first show, a 3 point major win, and also earned a major as WB at a BTCA Floating Specialty. Prix's first litter is on the ground, by Ch Ashcroft Talk Of The Town.
AKC GCH/UKC Ashcroft Wedding Crasher, 'Vince' is a sandy DNA 1-1 male by Gr Ch Kaylynn's Party Crasher out of Ashcroft Talking 'Bout My Girl. Vince earned his first points, a 3 point major, at the well attended Philadelphia KC show at 7 months old in November 2011. WD/BOW at the national Specialty earned another 5 points, followed by another major win in June. July saw Vince finish his championship with WD/BOW/BOB/Group IV for a four point major. This is a stunning boy of moderate size, lovely coat, an outstanding temperament and a genetically diverse pedigree. I am so happy with the outcome of this breeding, I returned to his sire with another bitch.
SWCH World Winner 2014 USCH Ashcroft Wedding Singer, 'Singer' is a DNA 1-2 blue and tan male also by Gr Ch Kaylynn's Party Crasher out of Ashcroft Talking 'Bout My Girl. Sing has nice shoulders, and excellent natural color - you can see his tan on his muzzle and legs. Sing finished and quickly earned a SEL dog and an award of excellence at the 2013 AKC/Eukanuba show. Singer has moved to kennel Notice, in Surahammar Sweden. Shortly after his arrival, he won BOB at the 2014 World Dog Show in Helsinki Finland!World Winner 2014 then went on to earn his Swedish Championship in short order.
Ashcroft Hope For Magic, 'Hope' is a blue DNA 1-1 female by Gr Ch Kaylynn's Party Crasher out of Ch Do U Believe In Magic JE, CA, RATN. Born spring 2012, she holds great promise of maturing like her dam, with dead on movement, but more refined and with an even nicer head.
CH Ashcroft Mystic Red Sky At Night, silly Lily is a blue DNA 1-1 female out of Ch Ashcroft Xcellent Surprise (Prix) by Ch Ashcroft Talk Of The Town (Marquis). Lily has an exquisite head, a very outgoing temperament, and lovely movement (when she has all four feet on the floor). Lily was recently BOS at the prestigious MCKC show.
Notice Head Over Heels, Maja (pronounced Maya) arrived from Sweden in June of 2014. A lovely blue DNA 1-1 female out of USCh Rubin x SWCh Notice Picture Perfect, she is a wonderful addition to the family here at Ashcroft. Maja earned a 5 point major going BOS over specials for her first AKC points.
Watch for these upcoming stars at a show near you!
This site was last updated 09/25/07