Selmalda News

Richmond CS Championship Show

2014-09-06

What a SHOW! Janet Gunn officiated and awarded Ch. S. Koochie Ryder JW 1st in Open and eventually the RCC, his 11th. Our young Brindle S. Angel Of Harlem JW duly topped Yearling and S. The Kiss JW was 3rd in Limit. In the challenge Harlem was awarded her first CC - EXCELLENT! Later in the day we took Ryder in the Eukanuba Champion Stakes under Meriel Hathaway and were delighted when he won the days best. Returning on the Sunday he had to compete against the Saluki and the Gordon Setter and eventually took the Runner Up position behind the beautiful Hound. What a SHOW!

City of Birmingham Championship Show

2014-08-30

Owen Greechan officiated and awarded Ch. Selmalda Koochie Ryder JW number one spot in the Open Dog class followed in the challenge with the RCC. Selmalda Angel Of Harlem was placed 4th in Yearling!

Bournemouth CA Championship Show

2014-08-10

Leading all rounder Robin Searle officiated at Bournemouth. Ch. Selmalda Koochie Ryder J.W. - 1st Open & CC Selmalda Angel Of Harlem - 1st Yearling Selmalda The Kiss J.W. - 2nd Limit Another great day at the office.

The Great Dane Club Championship Show

2014-08-03

What a super weekend at Crick, lovely weather and great company. Monica Stavenborn of the famous Kingsize Danes judged the males and awarded our Ch. S. Koochie Ryder JW 1st in Open Dog, DCC (his fifth) and RBIS. S. Angel Of harlem JW was awarded 1st in her Yearling class, a great class of 12, from judge Patsy Battersby. Go Ryder.

National Working & Pastoral Breeds Championship Sh

2014-07-12

Sandy Lipman was the judge. Ch. S. Koochie Ryder JW was 2nd in Yearling. S. Love Rescue Me was 2nd in Yearling (Bitch) for owner John Agnew and was then awarded the RCC later in the day. S. The Kiss JW topped a huge, quality Limit class (pictured). Another great day for the Selmalda Team.

Windsor Championship Dog Show

2014-06-28

Another satisfying day for the Selmalda Team where Janis King officiated. Ch. S. Koochie Ryder JW - 1st Yearling and RCC S. Angel Of Harlem JW - 2nd Yearling S. Love Rescue Me - 3rd Yearling S. The Kiss JW - 1st Limit Delighted with the teams achievements despite the weathers best efforts to spoil the day.

Our Dogs Full Page (5) - PEACH!

2014-06-26

Following on from her success at Blackpool we opted for a full colour page in this weeks Our Dogs paper as featured on page 5. Owner John Agnew and proud breeders Lesley and Adam are delighted with Peachs progress and career to date. And once more LCE has done a magnificent job with the photo and ad design.

PUPPIES Arrive!

2014-06-23

On Monday 23rd June our beautiful Ola, Ch. S. Rock Ola Baby J.W., gave birth to four healthy puppies, two boys and two girls. Ola really enjoys her maternal duties and has been exceptional. Lesley and I are indebted to Teija (Edendanes) who provided us with the opportunity to use her beloved Higgins, Int. & Fin. Swe. Nor. MVA Ch. Diplomatics Val Kilmer. Our sincere thanks also to Vivianne for her ongoing help and support. Exciting times ahead. Exciting times ahead.

Blackpool Championship Dog Show

2014-06-22

What a cracking day for the Selmalda Team at Blackpool. A beautiful sunny day and outside ring awaited first timer Robin Newhouse to judge the breed. Our own Ch. S. Koochie Ryder J.W. topped the Yearling class pipping his younger half brother S. Oh Boy At Thornbrae into second for owners Jim and Ronnie. S. Angel Of Harlem J.W. won her Yearling class and her sister S. Love Rescue Me won Mid Limit for her owner John Agnew. S. The Kiss J.W. then went onto win Limit. So with three young bitches in the challenge we were delighted when Peach (Love Rescue Me) claimed her 2nd CC at only just 18 months of age. Fantastic.

Three Counties Championship Show

2014-06-07

We had a replacement judge where Ann Foxwell looked over a wonderful entry of 100 exhibits. We were delighted with our Danes results as follows - Ch. S. Koochie Ryder J.W. 1st Yearling and RDCC S. Angel Of Harlem J.W. 1st Yearling S. Love Rescue Me 2nd Yearling S. The Kiss J.W. 2nd Limit

Southern Counties CA Championship Show

2014-06-01

Keith Nathan judged the breed at SCCA and he awarded our Danes with the following - Ch. S. Koochie Ryder J.W. 1st Yearling S. Angel Of Harlem 3rd Junior S. The Kiss J.W. 1st Yearling S. Love Rescue Me 2nd Yearling

CHAMPION Dog World Front Page Advert

2014-05-29

Here is the banner to our front page advert as featured in Dog World following Ryder achieving his CHAMPION status.

Bath Championship Show

2014-05-25

At Bath we had first timer Jenny Wiltshire judging. Ch. S. Koochie Ryder J.W. was 2nd in Yearling, S. Angel Of Harlem J.W. was 2nd in Junior, S. The Kiss J.W. won her Yearling class and John Agnews S. Love Rescue Me was 3rd in Yearling.

Scottish Kennel Club

2014-05-17

It was an early start for us as we headed to Edinburgh where Jean Christie was officiating. A satisfying day with Ch. S. Koochie Ryder J.W. topping his Yearling class and S. Angel Of Harlem J.W. and S. The Kiss J.W. being awarded 2nd in their respective Junior and Yearling classes.

Banbury & DCA - Junior Warrant

2014-05-05

Lesley & I took S. Angel Of Harlem over to Coventry where Helen Seddon officiated. Harlem duly won her Junior class and went on to win Best Of Breed. This now means, subject to KC confirmation, that Harlem has now achieved her Junior Warrant!

Top Dog 2014 Current Leaders - Dog World

2014-05-02

At the quarter stage of the 2014 we are delighted that Ch. Selmalda Koochie Ryder J.W. is TOP DANE. http://www.dogworld.co.uk/product.php/113449

WELKS Championship Show - Group 2 Video

2014-04-25

Here is Ch. S. Koochie Ryder J.W. claiming Group 2 at WELKS - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hon_UdVSpQY

WELKS Championship Show

2014-04-25

WHAT A DAY! At WELKS Keith Archer officiated and he awarded the DCC & BOB to Ch. S. Koochie Ryder J.W., he later went on to claim Working Group 2 in a hotly contested group under Luis Pinto Teixeira. S. Angel Of Harlem was second in her Junior class whilst S. The Kiss J.W. won Yearling and John Agnews S. Love Rescue Me won Post Graduate. In the challenge John and Peach were awarded the CC and The Kiss claimed the RCC. Amazing.

Working & Pastoral Breeds Association Of Wales

2014-04-19

First timer Tom Johnstone was centre ring and he awarded S. Koochie Ryder J.W. top spot in his first Limit class. In the challenge he found Ryder to be his Best Male and awarded him his third and CHAMPION qualifying CC. In bitches S. Angel Of Harlem won Junior, S. Love Rescue Me capably presented by owner John Agnew won Post Graduate and S. The Kiss J.W. topped her first Limit class. What a day and a new CHAMPION to boot.

Eastwood KA Open Show

2014-04-18

We nipped over to Newark where Paul Harding was judging the breed. He awarded S. Angel Of Harlem second in her Junior class whilst S. Koochie Ryder J.W. topped Open and went B.O.B. In the Group Vic Salt awarded Ryder Group 2!