New Danish Champion
"Gibson" Best Of Breed
09.06.19 Our very young Canadian import Forgetmenot Hot Blue Steel went all the way from jr.class to BOB/ CAC at the Norwegian Sighthound Club Show under respected breeder-judge Lynn Yacoby-Wright, Cobyco UK. What a day!
At the age of 14 months "Gibson" still needs plenty of time to mature, but what a boost this was - see you next year! Gibson is bred by Joanne Boudreault.
Best In Show 2
In Iceland 08.06.19 #1 whippet 2018 RW-19 ISJCh ISCH Pendahr Preston continues his lovely show career. Among 800 dogs he ended BIS 2! Preston is lovely handled and owned by Selma Olsen kennel Eldþoku. So proud of you!
Breed/ BIS judge Birgitta Svarstad's comments: "Very nice! HIgh quality. Lovely head and expression. Good underjaw. Neat ears. Beautiful neck and topline.EX body. Good croup and well ang. behind. Very nice feet. A true mover all around. Quality dog."
New CAC winner
Our very young Pendahr Pomp And Circumstance really did well at the Norwegian Greyhound club Show June 2019. Only 9 months old she won junior class and ended 3. Best female/ CAC under judge Vittorio Passerino, IT.
In May she won 1. prize at her very first blood scenting competition. Clever girl! "Saga" is co-owned and shown by Anne Manvik.
Photo Heidi Dubourgh Pedersen
"Sagas" litter brother "Cocos" also made his debut in jr. class in June. At The Norwegian Whippet Club Spec. Show he was EX 4/12 and at The Sighthound Club Show he was EX 3/6. "Cocos" is Pendahr Pomp And Ceremony owned by Kirsti Ullsfoss.
We are so pleased with the youngsters from this litter!
3 x BIS 2 veteran
N DK CH N VCH Pendahr P.O.S.H. has several lovely placements as a veteran this year. 9,5 years old she has won 3 x BIS 2 and 1 x BIS 4 in very strong competition. Pictured here at NKK Int. show June 2019. One week later she achieved the same results at the Norwegian Sighthound Club Show both days. She was also 2. Best female and 4. Best Female at these shows. Way to go little lady!
Prudence new Champion
Preston new Champion
Great news from Iceland: Pendahr Preston has won his champion title! He is now ISJCH ISCH NLM CH. According to the Sighthound club he is top whippet in Iceland 2018.They count score differently than the IKC where he is #1 male. Preston also sired some promising puppies during the year. He is owned and loved by Selma Olsen.
Puppies born 2/ Valper født 2
One blue male born 4th September. Proud parents are Siprex Thomas (cac winnner) and Pendahr Shadow In The Palace (LC cac/ cacil, ccq from show). Link to pedigree:
Puppies born 1/ Valper født 1
Puppies born 15th August from a unique combination.
2 males and 2 females, all puppies are reserved. Sire is our late Int.Nord.Ch Librium's Quiet On The Set who left us in 2013. Dam is N CH NV CH Pendahr Wears Prada from the one and only litter out of Khalibadh Vintermåne. This is a result of artificial insemination with frozen semen. Pedegree and more pictures in the link below:
New family member from USA
We welcome Forgetmenot Hot Blue Steel aka "Gibson" as a new member of the family! This lovely and gentle fellow is bred by Joanne Boudreault kennel Forgetmenot, Canada/ USA and moved in with us in July 2018.
14 cacs won by 12 different Pendahr dogs in 2017.
Looking back we realise that 2017 has been a fantastic year for our breeding. Despite of moderate showing dogs with the Pendahr prefix have achieved wonderful results:
2 x C.I.B. titles: FI EE LV CH JWW-14 Pendahr Fred Perry and litterbrother N S DK CH NV-14 Pendahr Puttin On The Ritz
5 x new National CH titles in 3 different countries: N CH Pendahr House of Cards, N CH Pendahr Heartbeat, N CH Pendahr Wears Prada, EE CH Pendahr Vanity Fair, LV CH Pendahr Fred Perry
Pictured is beatiful FI EE CH Pendahr Vanity Fair owned by kennel Besties, Finland. Photo Katariina Rauko
In addition to these five cac winners the following six have won 8 cacs from the show ring: Pendahr Blues Brother, Pendahr Cinema Paradiso, Pendahr Paris, Pendahr Portia, Pendahr Preston (2 x cac Island), Pendahr Parker (2 x cac)
In the LC field Pendahr Shadow In The Palace won cac and CACIL on her very first start.
A huge thank to all our puppy buyers and friends who keep their dogs in top condition and contribute to so much fun and celebrations during the year. You will find most of the highligts listed below.
A tribute to the One and Only
Pendahr Portia BIS 2 junior
"Tia" won Best bitch/ BOS/ CAC/ BIS 2 junior at a National dog show in Letohallen, Norway 11th November. Pendahr Blues Brother was 2.Best dog/ res.CAC. Judge was Arvid Göranson. BIS judge was Arne Foss.The day after, sister Pendahr Prudence won her 2nd res.CAC. Photo Katrine Hodne
Tia is the 4th offspring from the combination Kenzo x Posha winning CAC at an age of 1 year. Brother Pendahr Parker won his 2nd CAC/ BD 4 at a National Show in October.
Pendahr Preston BIS junior in Iceland
Int. Lure Coursing Trial 23.09.17
Just great, Hanne & Daisy!
Photos Guro Haaland
New CAC winners
Pendahr Parker made his debut in jr.class winning CAC at NKK. Int. Lillehammer 19.08. Sister Pendahr Paris won CAC at NKK.Int. Rogaland 09.09. from her 3rd start in jr.class. Here pictured from puppy class, "Dora" going BOB and "Kaztor" BOS short within their debut in junior. Dora's owners are Ann-Helen Norlin and Connie Krokvik. Kaztor is owned by Åsfrid Bekkevold.
Photo Connie Krokvik
Preston, Kaztor and Dora are from the combination CH Twyborn Big Ben x CH Pendahr P.O.S.H. Sister Portia is also shown with ccq from junior classes.
Norwegian Whippet Specialty, August
SKK Int. Ransäter July 2017
SW Tånga Hed June 2017
Norwegian Sighthound Club June 2017
N SE DK CH NV-14 Pendahr Puttin On The Ritz won best male/ BOS under judge Jennifer Dove, GB on Saturday. Sunday he was 2nd Best male under Roberto Posa. Unfortunatly we have no pictures from the show.
Pendahr was BIS 2 breeder out of four groups.
In April Fender won his last and qualifying CACIB at DKK Int. Roskilde under spec. judge Åge Gjetnes. We are pending his C.I.B. title - i.e. International Champion.
Photo Per Afzelius from Tånga Hed later in June.
New Champion 8
New Champion 7
New Champion 6
C.I.B. FI & EE & LV Ch JWW-14, LVW-17 Pendahr Fred Perry (Khalibadh Vintermåne x Pendahr P.O.S.H.) won his LV Ch title at Riga INT 11.6.2017. He also won his last and qualifying CACIB for his International Champion title. He was also BOB. "Bali" is owned by Anita Sandqvist, Finland. He was shown by Timo Aalto and Anita.
Photo Hannu Kervinen