October 2019 new Japanese Ch Ashcroft If You Just Smile earns BEST IN SHOW and Reserve King! Groomed and handled by owner Kazumi Abe.
Ashcroft Tell-Tail Heart is enjoying a multitude of activities with owners Kurt and Lisa.
Ashcroft Tell-Tail Heart CA, CGC, TKN, BCAT with a speed so far of 24.59 mph and dock-diving pro!!
Multi Ch Ashcroft Wedding Singer ends up top ranked Bedlington Terrier in Sweden 2017 and 2018.
Swedish Champion, Finnish Champion, Nordic Champion, American Champion, Norwegian Champion,
Nordic Winner 2014, World Winner 2014, Swedish Winner 2014, Swedish Winner 2015, Norwegian Winner 2016
Swedish Winner 2017
GCh CH Ashcroft Mystic Red Sky At Night earned a Terrier Group 4 in Newburgh NY, and a NOHS terrier Group 3 at the same show. Later that month, she won NOHS Terrier Group 1 and then Reserve Best In Show under Brazilian judge Luiz Fernando Ribas Silva!
The AKC Meet the Breeds event in NYC was on Saturday, Feb 13, 2016! Hope Finn coordinated the Bedlington booth, and she always needs volunteers, so please contact her if you are interested!
November 2015: Lily, GCh Ashcroft Mystic Red Sky At Night is BOB/BOBOH, OH Terrier Group 1 at the Greater Philadelphia Dog Fanciers Assoc in Oaks, PA.
Brandon, GCh Ashcroft Xemplar RATCH X 2 with owner Karen Miller was BOB three days in Oaks,PA, winning OH BOB/Grp1/RBIS at the Penn Treay KC show and will be shown in the Terrier Group Thanksgiving Day on TV!
October 2015: Lily, GCh Ashcroft Mystic Red Sky At Night is BOB/BOBOH, OH Terrier Group 1 and OH Reserve BIS at the National Capitol KC, West Friendship MD.
Nova and I had a great experience at the Ohio Classic Specialty. With a nice entry, we got to meet lots of new owners and Silken Windhounds. Nova was quite naked, having blown her coat these last few weeks, but managed to get 2nd in her Open class both days.
Eight beautiful sandy babies born September 27, out of China, Ashcroft Talking 'Bout My Girl by Vince, GCH Ashcroft Wedding Crasher.
Our litter out of Hope - Ashcroft Hope For Magic by Brandon - GCh Ashcroft Xemplar RATM was born. What a lovely group of six puppies, all DNA 1-1 for CT, and just as pretty as can be.
In Sweden, Singer's second litter was born. Sing - Multi-Ch Ashcroft Wedding Singer is among the top ranked Bedlingtons in Sweden for the second year.
Nova-UKC Ch Allagante Super Nova competed in several UKC shows, earning a Hound Group 1 along the way, and her UKC Ch title.
To keep Nova company, I also showed Lily-UKC Ch, AKC GCh Ashcroft Mystic Red Sky At Night at the UKC events. Lily took back to back Best In Shows her first UKC weekend out, and also earned her UKC Ch title.
Lily, GCh Ashcroft Mystic Red Sky At Night earned back to back AKC Terrier Group 1's in her final shows of the year.
Early October 2014, we attended the prestigious Montgomery County KC All Terrier show, with the accompanying
all breed shows. The finest terriers in the country compete at MCKC. Lily, Ch Ashcroft Mystic Red Sky At Night
was Select Bitch on Saturday at Devon KC, and at MCKC she won Best of Opposite Sex. Both wins earned her
5 point majors toward her Grand Championship.
GCh Ashcroft Xemplar's first litter has produced new Ch Chelsea's Lifelong Calendar Girl for Linda M Freeman and Dr and Mrs Kornfeld.
September 2014 we returned to Millwood VA, joining the visiting Swedes, who brought Harry (registered name Rubin), my little Maja's father to show. During the four day weekend at this lovely show site, Harry earned most of his points for a championship. Maja was awarded Best of Opposite Sex over champions to earn a 5 point major win under respected breeder judge Robert Hutton!! On the final day, Lily was WB for her third major and completed her AKC Ch title. (I forgot to get a photo!!)
August 2014 saw Nova and I attending our very first Silken Windhound Specialty, in Ohio. At one of the shows, Nova earned RWB and Best Puppy. She behaved very well, and seemed to enjoy the show (and the treats that came with it).
In late June Ch Ashcroft Wedding Singer left to live in Sweden with breeder Ninna Odehag of kennel Notice. On August 9th, Ninna handled Singer to Best of Breed at The World Dog Show in Helsinki Finland!! Ninna and Sing were also "shortlisted" in the Terrier Group, making the final cut of 8 dogs being considered for the four placements. Group video
can be seen here: Ninna and Singer look wonderful!
I am over the moon happy for Ninna and Singer, who can add World Winner 2014 to his name.
Shortly after, Sing earned his Swedish Championship, and a Group 1 to his credit.