EL Minja's Lhasa Apso kennel
The young Lhasa Apso
EL Minja's D'Artagnan
won Best of Breed at the German CAC Specialty Toygroup Dogshow in Weeze-Wemb (Niederrhein) under breedspecialist judge Mr Walter Holtdorf from Germany.
EL Minja's D' Artagnan
At the Dogshow in Weeze-Wemb (Niederrhein)
The young 16 months old EL Minja's D' Artagnan owned by Nancy Donga obtained 1st place in juniorclass and won the JCAC later he had to compete against the other classes and Champions and EL Minja's D' Artagnan won the Best of Breed !
Congratulations for Nancy and thank you Mr W. Holtdorf
The Amsterdam Winner Dogshow 2006
organised by the Royal Dutch kennelclub "Cynophilia"
We won Winner 2006 and JuniorWinner 2006
The Amsterdam International Winner Dogshow was judged by breedspecialist Mrs Anika Ulltveit-Moe from Sweden. The Lhasa Apso entry was international and it was a pleasure to meet friends from abroad. Our BIS multi Ch Kokomo Kalif aka Kalif the Winner from last year did it again and won his second Winner title back to back with CAC/CACIB. Sinkye Rock My World Nuseng aka Brick our new import from the USA obtained his Junior Winner 2006 Title and won the reserve best male with Res CAC. behind Kalif, Brick is a son of Am CH EL Minja's Walk On Water with Am CH EL Minja's Wind in the Willow.
My BIS multi Ch Kokomo Kalif Winner 2006 and Judge Mrs Anika Ulltveit-Moe
Sinkye Rock My World Nuseng Junior Winner 2006
We are very happy and proud to win this Championship Titles at this prestigious Dogshow.
Amsterdam Winner Dogshow
Mouscron int. Dogshow, Belgium
The Mouscron International Dogshow was judged by Mrs Carla Molinari from Portugal. The Lhasa Apso entry nice and it was a pleasure to meet friends in the new year. Our BIS multi Ch Kokomo Kalif aka Kalif the Winner from last year did it again and won his second time back to back with CAC/CACIB. Sinkye Rock My World Nuseng aka Brick obtained the reserve best male with Res CAC res CACIB behind Kalif, Brick bred by Trudy Lasart & Fran Strayer is a son of Am CH EL Minja's Walk On Water with Am CH EL Minja's the Wind in the Willow.
The Kassel Sieger Dogshow 2006
organised by VDH Landesverband Hessen in Germany
Kalif and Thamina both won the "Sieger Kassel 2006"
The Kassel Sieger International Dogshow was judged by breedspecialist Mr Joachim Weinberg from Germany. Multi Ch Kokomo Kalif aka Kalif took the Winner male with CAC/CACIB. our Multi Champion EL Minja's Thamina won Winner female also with CAC/CACIB and finished Best of Breed !
Champion Kokomo Kalif (Kalif)
winner male with judge Mr J.Weinberg
Champion EL Minja's Thamina winner female and
Best of Breed Kassel 2006 with judge Mr J.Weinberg
Lhasa Apso Multi Champion EL Minja's Sweet Sensation
Best of Breed at the Tibetan Dogs Europa Specialty, Slovenia
Multi Champion EL Minja's Sweet Sensation and Mojca
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Worldwide show news
Congratulations for Nancy, Ruth and Fran
EL Minja's D'Artagnan
The young 15 months old EL Minja's D' Artagnan owned by Nancy Donga obtained 1st place in juniorclass and won the JCAC at Utrecht Int.Dogshow.
Ch. EL Minja's Gold Digger
At the National DogShow of the Costa del Sol, Vélez-Malaga, last weekend, CH EL Minja's Gold Digger won CAC and Best male, under the judge M Person. At the International Dogshow of the Costa del Sol, Velez-Malaga, 29/10/2006, CH EL Minja's Gold Digger won CAC,CACIB and BEST OF BREED! under the judge Carla Molinari.
in the United States of America,
Fran Strayers "Molly" finished her American Championship , CH EL Minja's Walk on Water's 3rd grandchild to finish her Championship, the second generation EL Minja's Lhasa Apso champions born in the United States of America congratulations for Sinkye UR My Sunshine NuSeng
Succes for the young Lhasa Apso
EL Minja's D'Artagnan
EL Minja's D' Artagnan
At Maastricht International CAC/CACIB at the MECC Halls
The young 14 months old EL Minja's D' Artagnan owned by Nancy Donga obtained 1st place in juniorclass and won the JCAC later he had to compete against the other classes and EL Minja's D' Artagnan won the Championship CAC (junior are not allowed to have the CACIB according to the FCI rules) and won Best male under judge Mr H.Hilverda from Holland!
Great performance for this little young dog, Proficiat Nancy
New Gibraltar Champion!!
Gibraltar International Dogshow;
at the Gibraltar Kennel Club, 23/24 September Ch. El Minja's Gold-Digger won twice the Gibraltar Championships under the judges Ann Ingram (Israel) and judge Sharon Francis (Canada).
Ch. El Minja's Gold Digger finished his first Championship title at the age of 17 months and for his first time shown in open class!!!
Our greatest complements, and congratulations for Ruth Revillas and Antonio Sanchez in Spain
Ch. El Minja's Gold Digger
Zwolle int. Dogshow
international dogshow Zwolle with CAC/CACIB , my Lhasa Apso male CH Kokomo Kalif won 1ste in Championclass and CAC/CACIB best male under judge Mrs Wright perfectly handled with Marian, thanks Marian
Marian and Kalif at Zwolle, Netherlands
Lhasa Apso club of central Colorado in the USA
judges Mrs Annette Morin (France) for the sweepstakes
Lhasa Apso specialty show Miss Kerstin Handrich (Germany)
Johnny and Molly are purebred EL Minja's Lhasa Apsos !
at the Evergeen kennelclubshow on sunday Fran Strayer finished "Johnny" to his title American Champion, under judge Mrs Carmen Blankenship with a 3 point major. That gives Champion EL Minja's Walk on Water producer of 11 American Champions, congratulations for Frank and Trudy
Lhasa Apso specialty show Kerstin Handrich, Fran Strayer with Johnny and Annette Morin
Lhasa Apso specialty show Kerstin Handrich, Fran Strayer with Molly and Annette Morin
CH EL Minja's Thamina
Res. BEST IN SHOW entry 4800 dogs !
Best in Show judge Owe Germundsson
Marianne and Thamina
Group judge Giovanni Battista Tabo
Breed judge Ingrid Ehold with breeder/owner Sylvia and Thamina
72th International ChampionshipShow in Luxembourg with an entry 4800 dogs from 28 countries. We have been showing the Lhasa Apso male CH.Kokomo Kalif he obtain 1ex with CAC in his class and the championship res.CACIB CH.EL Minja's Thamina obtained the 1ex with the championship CAC CACIB and Best of breed , CH.EL Minja's Thamina obtained "Best In Group" Thamina just 28 months old finished
res. Best in Show on this prestigious Dogshow!
Our gratefully thanks to our team members and friends for their support and many thanks to all the judges
International Hulten outdoor Dogshow
17th June , with great sunny days at the International outdoor Dogshow in Hulten, our Lhasa Apso CH. Kokomo Kalif aka kalif won best male CAC/CACIB and Best of breed our Lhasa Apso CH. EL Minja's Thamina obtained the championship res.CAC/CACIB. In the group judging , CH. Kokomo Kalif obtained "res. Best In Group". The breed judge was Mrs J.Toebak-van Valkenburg and the group judge was Mrs I.Zwaardman-Pinster both judges are from Holland, thanks to judges and our friends for their support.
Judge Mrs Ineke Zwaardman-Pinster, Sylvia and Kalif
At the 2nd multi breed Specialty
CAC Dogshow 2006
CH. Kokomo Kalif
Best In Show
under judge breed specialist Mr Joachim Weinberg
Picture ; specialist judge Mr Joachim Weinberg, Lhasa Apso Kalif and Sylvia winning Best of breed and Best in Show
Kalif his son EL Minja's Ba-Sha obtain Best Junior in Show!
Picture ; judge Mr Joachim Weinberg, Lhasa Apso EL Minja's Ba-Sha and Dina winning the Best Junior in Show.
Our Lhasa Apso female CH.EL Minja's Thamina obtained CAC ,and best female.
This is the second Best in Show for our Lhasa Apso CH. Kokomo Kalif aka kalif wich already obtained Dutch,Belgium Champion and Winner Amsterdam '05 ,Europa Sieger '06 titles.
Our grateful thanks to the judge Mr Joachim Weinberg, the organization of the dogshow and our friends in Germany.
International Pinkster Dogshow Arnhem
International Pinkster Dogshow in Arnhem. CH. EL Minja's Thamina obtained best female with the championship CAC/CACIB and Best of breed . The breed judge was Capt.K.R.Hogg from South Africa.
Sylvia with Thamina Best of Breed Arnhem
Cyprus 8th specialty Dogshow
EL Minja's Limited Edition; Best of Breed !
At the 8th Cyprus specialty dogshow 28 may 2006, EL Minja's Limited Edition complete her title of Cyprus Champion with excellent marks she obtained CAC and Best of Breed under judge Mrs Yolanda Magal from Israel. Congratulations too Nadya and Kristina and many thanks.
At the Archidona, Málaga, Spain Dogshow , EL Minja's Gold Digger obtain Best Junior in Breed , Best junior in Group and finally Best Junior in show 3th. The breed judge was Miriam Villalta (Spain), congratulations too Ruth Revillas the owner of Digger, thanks you Ruth.
EL Minja's Gold Digger, Spain
Championshipshow Wieze, Belgium, our Lhasa Apso female CH.EL Minja's Thamina obtained CAC , the best female and complete her title of Belgium Champion. Our Lhasa Apso male CH.Kokomo Kalif became res.best male with res.CAC. the judge was mr.T Moran from Ireland.
Lhasa Apso multi Champion EL Minja's Thamina Winster 05
May 7th International Europasieger Championship Zuchtschau Dortmund. Our great Lhasa Apso male CH.Kokomo Kalif became best male with CAC/CACIB VDH and the title "Europa Sieger 2006". this is Kalif 4th title in 1 month! Our female CH.EL Minja's Thamina obtained CAC VDH/res.CACIB ,the best female and winner BOB and the best in group is a daughter of CH EL Minja's Thang-Ka. Our bloodline influence, show offs in the showring the quality we breed.
BIS CH. Int. Ned.CH. Kokomo Kalif W'05 Belg. ES'06
Last weekend our Lhasa Apso male Kalif [Kokomo Kalif] complete his International Championship in Amiens, France, he obtained the CAC CACIB and best male under Mrs C Mery, this is Kalif 3rd title in 1 month!! Kalif is now Winner Amsterdam 2005, Dutch, Belgium and International Champion, at the age of 28 months.
39 ste Int. Paasshow Leeuwarden CAC/CACIB
39th International eastern Championship Dogshow in Leeuwarden. We have been showing the Lhasa Apso male CH.Kokomo Kalif who obtain best male with CAC/CACIB . CH.EL Minja's Thamina she obtained best female with the championship CAC/CACIB and Best of breed . In the group judging ring of honor, CH EL Minja's Thamina obtained "res. Best In Group". The breed judge was Mrs E. Clerc from Switserland as well as the Group thanks to judge and our friends for their support.
Champion EL Minja's Thamina res. Best in Group at Eastern Dogshow
Breed judge Elsbeth Clerc with Thamina and Kalif
Champion EL Minja's Thamina wins 5 times Best of Breed and 5 times Best in Group Top placements back to back at CAC/CACIB level in 3 countries!
40 ste Int. Brabo Dogshow CAC/CACIB
40th International Championship Dogshow in Antwerp. We have been showing the Lhasa Apso male CH.Kokomo Kalif he obtain best male CAC/CACIB. CH.EL Minja's Thamina obtained best female also the championship CAC/CACIB and Best of breed , CH.EL Minja's Thamina obtained "res.Best In Group" in the puppy classes two puppies were shown EL Minja's D'Artagnan from Nancy van Lubeek he obtained 2vp and EL Minja's Ba-Sha from Dina D'Hondt wich obtained 1 vp and best Puppy in Breed. The breed judge was Mrs C. Rossier from Switserland and the group Judge Mrs M de Wilde-Voet. Congratulations for the winners and many thanks to the judges.
Champion EL Minja's Thamina res. Best in Group at Brabo Dogshow
Cyprus Dogshow CAC/CACIB
EL Minja's Limited Edition
International Dog Show in Cyprus on . EL Minja's Limited Edition obtained, CAC/CACIB and BOB she went to finals where she got 4th place in group 9.The judges were Ole Staunskjaer from Denmark and Kristina Opara from Poland. Congratulations too Nadya.
judge Kristina Opara, Nadya and EL Minja's Limited Edition.
Leiden Int. Dogshow CAC/CACIB
CH EL Minja's Thamina
BEST IN SHOW 8 !
Best in Group Judge Mrs Ineke Zwaardman & Marianne
Breed Judge Mrs Zdenka Jilkova
LHASA APSO CHAMPION EL MINJA'S THAMINA
Best of Breed judge: Zdenka Jilkova
Best in Group judge: Ineke Zwaardman-Pinster
Best in Show judge: Hans van den Berg
Leuven 2006 Int.Dogshow
Lovanium international dogshow with CAC , my Lhasa Apso male Kokomo Kalif won 1ste Ex and obtain the championships CAC and Best of Breed , my Lhasa Apso female EL Minja's Kha-Char won in 1st juniorclass as well best junior and best female. The Lhasa Apso breed was judge by Mrs.M de Wilde-Voet and Kalif was running trough the ring of honor and obtained the res.Best in Group 9.
Lhasa Apso dogs in the USA bred down from EL Minja's bloodlines
Left breed specialist judge Mrs Carolyn Herbel
At the Roaring Forks
show under breedspecialist judge Carolyn Herbel it was an
sort of day;
out of CH EL Minja's Walk on Water x CH EL Minja's
wind in the Willow, converted a 3 point major into
5 points by going
Best of Breed
from the Bred By Class over the Specials for a 5 point
major by winning BOB, & Best of Winners; also Wicket (owned
by Bev Adams) went Best of Opposite (out of Walker x
Willow). So the line up was like this: Best of Breed,
Best of Winners and Winner's Bitch - Sinkye Walkin in
Sunshine NuSeng, Winner's Dog Sinkye Rock My World
NuSeng and Best Of Opposite was CH Sinkye Wicket of
the Willow. All out of EL Minja's Breedings.
congratulations all the way around, Sandy Zade finished Jennifer for American Champion(out of CH EL Minja's Walk on Water x CH EL Minja's Amethist) which gave CH EL Minja's Amethist her ROM, and gives CH EL Minja's Walk on Water producer of 10 Champions and 2 stars ** ROM.
Luxemburg and American news
Hot and wonderful Luxemburg,
At the Grand Gala du Chien Specialty FCI group 9
2 times Best in Show and Best Tibetan Dog
CH. Kokomo Kalif
Luxembourg Champion and Best In Show
CH. EL Minja's Thamina
Luxembourg Champion and Best In Show
The Grand Gala du Chien Specialty 2006 hold at the Polyvalent Hall in Schifflange it was a very hot sunny day in Luxembourg the entry this year 455 dogs from FCI group 9. The 18 Lhasa Apsos are judged by Mrs Larissa Postolova from Russia, the best Tibetan dog selected out of all Tibetan breeds judged by Mr Valerio Nataletti and made up CH Kokomo Kalif best Tibetan.
judge Mr Valerio Nataletti and CH Kokomo Kalif best Tibetan.
The finals; Best in Show male select out of all breeds was judged by Mrs Claire Anne Ahern from Ireland her choice was our Lhasa Apso CH Kokomo Kalif. The best in Show female was judged by Mrs Larissa Postolova her choice was our Lhasa Apso CH EL Minja's Thamina. Both our Lhasa's also obtained their titles Luxembourg Champion. Our gratefully thanks too all judges for this wonderful day and Mr Monette for the Trophees .
|Best in Show CH Kokomo Kalif||
Best in Show CH EL Minja's Thamina
American Dogshows New Lhasa Apso Champion
2nd generation purebred EL Minja's Lhasa Apso in the USA!!!
new American Champion Nuseng DoU Sea What Isea Sinkye
bred by breeder/owner/handler and judge Mrs Fran Strayer
Judge Mrs Dr Gail Forsythe, American Champion Nuseng DoU Sea What Isea Sinkye
obtained her title with best of breed, breeder Mrs Fran Strayer, congratulations Fran.
American Champion Nuseng DoU Sea What Isea Sinkye is the 2nd generation pure EL Minja's in the USA
Croatia / Slovenian Dogshow
CH EL Minja's Sweet Sensation obtained her total of 8 Champion titles!
At the Dogshow CACIB ,Umag, in CROATIA under judge
Igor Selimovič CRO , CH EL Minja's Sweet Sensation won the CAC CACIB and best female
and finished her Croatian title as well as her International champion title.
The Second day CACIB Dogshow in Portorož SLOVENIA under Lhasa Apso specialist judge Kersten Scheel DK , CH EL Minja's Sweet Sensation won the CAC CACIB and best female. It was a big success for Sweety at the age of 2,5 years too finish her 8th Champion titles and this only 8 weeks after her litter. Sweety is the litter sister of Multi CH EL Minja's Thamina.
Our great complements too Sweety and Mojca for this
thank you. Congratulations from Thamina too Sweety.
Mojca with her Lhasa Apso Multi Champion EL Minja's Sweet Sensation
BRUSSELS DOGSHOW 2006
CH Kokomo Kalif awarded Belgian Winner 2006
CH EL Minja's Thamina awarded Belgian Winster 2006
Best of Breed and Best in Group finally she finished
BEST IN SHOW 4,
Lhasa Apso homebred showdogs of Topquality Like father - like daughter
Lhasa Apso CH EL Minja's Thsang-Pa won Brussels Dogshow in 2002 BIS 4 !
International Brussels Championship Dogshow in Brussels Belgium. The EL Minja's Team have shown the Lhasa Apso male CH.Kokomo Kalif Kalif obtain CAC/CACIB best male and his title "Belgian Winner 2006". CH.EL Minja's Thamina obtained best female with CAC CACIB and her title "Belgian Winster 2006" In junior classes EL Minja's Bha-Sha obtained best junior in breed. CH.EL Minja's Thamina became Best of breed and finished in the ring of honor,"Best In Group" and finally Best in Show 4
Breed judge for the Lhasa Apso's, Mrs Birgit Seloy,the Group judge Mrs Annemaria Tarjan and the Best in Show judge Mr August De Wilde.
Thamina, Kalif and judge Mrs Birgit Seloy
Champion EL Minja's Thamina Best in Show 4 at Brussels Dogshow 2006
Thamina's Father CH EL Minja's Thsang-Pa Best in Show 4
at Brussels Dogshow in 2002
Our gratefully thanks to our team members many thanks to all the judges
Goes International ChampionshipShow with an entry of app.1800 dogs. EL Minja's Team have been showing the Lhasa Apso male CH.Kokomo Kalif W'05 he obtain 1ex with the championship CAC/CACIB and EL Minja's Jewel of Tibet became the res.CAC/CACIB , CH EL Minja's Thamina W'05 obtained the 1ex with the championship CAC CACIB and Best of breed ,later in the ring of honor Thamina obtain 3rd best In Group under judge Mr Hans Boelaars wich also judged the breed. Two puppies were shown EL Minja's D'Artagnan from Nancy van Lubeek he obtained 1vp and best puppy in Breed and EL Minja's Ba-Sha from Dina D'Hondt wich obtained 2 vp. EL Minja's Jewel of Tibet finished his awards for the title of Dutch Champion owned by C.Smit he is Dutch Champion now. Congratulations to all and thanks to the judge Mr Hans Boelaars.
Marianne with Thamina 3rd Best in Group Goes, NL
Multi Champion EL Minja's Sweet Sensation obtain her Austrian champion title in Graz, judge by Sylvia Radneter. Congratulation too Mojca.
March 5, At the Prins Bernhard Hoeve, Zuidlaren CAC CACIB Int. Dogshow;
Two new Dutch Champions! BIS.CH.Kokomo Kalif [kalif]W'05 and CH. EL Minja's Thamina W'05 both won CAC,CACIB and obtained there Dutch championships and Kalif Best of Breed and reserve Best in Group. The Lhasa Apso breed was judge by Mrs Ineke Zwaardman-Pinster and the judged for the group was Mr Peter Prins, thank you judges for the honors.
Sylvia with kalif reserve Best in Group Zuidlaren, NL
HONG KONG news,
Champion EL Minja's Nag-po-Chen-Po won in the Hong Kong Kennel Club the
Reserve Best of Utility Group and The his first Best Veteran in Show.
Champion EL Minja's Nag-po-Chen-Po is the
first Lhasa Apso who won this title in Hong Kong. Furthermore, the Judge was Mr. John Stanton
from New Zealand acclaimed that
Champion EL Minja's Nag-po-Chen-Po is very good in form and the best type all round
he had ever met in the Asia region, he loved his movement very much, thank you mr J.
Stanton, congratulations and thank you Andrew and Jacky.
EL Minja's Gold-Digger won in Ardales (Málaga), Best Junior in Group and Best in Show Junior The judge was the Spanish Juan Carlos Aguilar. congratulations and thank you Ruth Revillas
At the Tibetan Specialty Breed show on CACIB show in Ljubljana Slovenia. CH EL Minja's Sweet Sensation obtain her Championship win and BOS under breed specialist judge Torbjorn Skaar from Sweden. Congratulations for Mojca and thanks judge T Skaar.
Judge Torbjorn Skaar Sweety and Mojca
33e Exposition Canine Internationale Mouscron Belgium, my Lhasa Apsos Kokomo Kalif won CAC,CACIB and Best of Breed and reserve Best in Group with Marianne , EL Minja's Thamina won Res.CAC.CACIB with Sylvia 3ex Nirvana dar Tibetu with Gerda and 1 very promising best Puppy EL Minja's Ba-Sha with Dina D'Hondt the breed judge was Mrs L.Mach from Switzerland group judge Mr Norman Deschuymere. In Castrop-Rauxel in Germany obtain EL Minja's DÁrtagnan 1 very promising and best puppy with Nancy Donga the judge in Castrop-Rauxel was Mrs Martha Heine.
Kokomo Kalif W'05 res.Best in Group and Marianne
EL Minja's Ba-Sha best puppy, judge Mrs L Mach and Dina
Congratulation too Sylvia,Marianne,Gerda,Dina and Nancy, thanks to the judges.
At the dogshow "Brabants rashonden festival" 14/15 januari Waalwijk, Netherlands Lhasa Apso male EL Minja's Jewel of Tibet obtain Best of Breed and Best in Group and finished 7th Best in Show at this dogshow, the Breed and Group judge was Mr Micheal Forte from Ireland.
2006 Started with a Bang!! Both my Lhasa Apsos Kokomo Kalif [kalif] and EL Minja's Thamina won the championship CAC CACIB 's and Kalif Best of breed at the wonderfull very well organised International ChampionshipShow Hoogstraten in Belgium the Lhasa Apso breed was judge by Mrs Jasminka Knezevic from Croatia. On Top Kalif won Best in group under judge Mr Dirk Spruit at this show and finally obtain 7th Best inShow over 1600 dogs! A great start of this new year. Congratulation too Sylvia & Marianne, Lia and thanks to the judges.
Lhasa Apsos Thamina , Kalif judge Mrs Jasminka Knezevic
Kalif win Best in group under judge Mr Dirk Spruit
Nordic junior Winner '05 EL Minja's Aimee at Nordic Winner
photo by Kalevi Nummela
Nordic Winner Int. Dogshow have an entry of 7500 dogs is one of the worlds biggest dogshows. EL Minja's Aimee finnished at 10 months best female 3 and R.CAC and Nordic Winner 05 wich is an excellent performance for this young dog, congratulations and thank you Suvi the Lhasa Apso breed judged was Stuart Mallard
Zwolle International ChampionshipShow with an entry more then 2400 dogs. We have been showing the Lhasa Apso male Kokomo Kalif he obtain 1ex with the championship CAC/CACIB and CH EL Minja's Thsang-Pa became the res.CAC/CACIB , EL Minja's Thamina obtained the 1ex with the championship CAC CACIB and Best of breed ,Lhasa Apso female Nirvana dar Tibetu became the res.CAC/CACIB. EL Minja's Thamina obtained " Best In Group "placement under Group 9 specialist judge Mr Peter Prins who also judged the breed. Thamina just 24 months old finished Best in Show 8 on this great show!
EL Minja's Thamina Best in Group & judge Mr Peter Prins
Our sincere appreciation and thanks goes to all the judges who think so highly of our Lhasa Apso's.