Dogshow news-archive 2009
News December; 13 December Candy have 5 great puppies check out here
The Brussels Dogshow in Belgium: Judge Mr. Seamus Oates from Ireland for our Lhasa Apso breed. My female EL Minja's Nashua won Best female with CAC/CACIB and Belgian Winner Title, qualification for Crufts! my EL Minja's Mercedes won 2nd placement in her class. Congratulations for Sylvia and Lia.
J.CH EL Minja's Nashua Belgian Winner with Sylvia and judge Mr. S. Oates
The Amsterdam Winner Dogshow in Holland: Judge Mr.
Stuart Mallard from the UK for our Lhasa Apso breed. My
won 1st in open class and res. best male with this win he fulfilled his requirements
for Dutch Champion! Jo-Bo won 6 Champion titles in only 25 Dogshows, my EL Minja's Mercedes won res. best female and R.CAC R.CACIB.
At Orleans, France, the yearly
for Tibetan breeds was held, at this show 306 dogs were entered, for us
80 Lhasa Apsos
judge was Mr Roger Barenne from France.
My female EL Minja's Nashua won Best female with CACS and Best of Breed my female, EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru won the R.CACS. Thank you Mr Roger Barenne.
J.CH EL Minja's Nashua with Sylvia and judge Mr. R. Barenne
J.CH EL Minja's Nashua with Sylvia and judge Mr. R. Barenne
EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru with Sylvia at CCTF Orleans photo K.R.
International Dogshow d'ALENCON EL Minja's Chambra, entered in openclass, obtained CACS / CACIB and Best of Breed, the judge for the Lhasa apso was Mme Jeannette LARIVE, many congratulation Michelle with this great result.
Eurodogshow, ExpoHalls Kortrijk Belgium, EL Minja's Mercedes won best female with CAC, CACIB and Best of Breed. My female EL Minja's Nashua obtains the Res.CAC/CACIB, the Lhasa Apsos were Judged by Mr. T. Finney (IE) congratulations for Sylvia and Lia.
EL Minja's Mercedes with Sylvia and judge Mr. T. Finney
The Bleiswijk International CACIB Dogshow in Holland:
Judge Mr. K. Nathan from the UK for our Lhasa Apso breed. My junior
Nashua 17 months old won the Junior class with JCAC and obtained Best Female CAC
and Best of Breed,
Nashua won 1st excellent 3 times back to back with 2 Best of breed included in Holland
and is Dutch Junior Champion,
Minja's Mercedes won
In the honorary ring EL Minja's Nashua was placed Best in Group 4 under judge Mr. Hans Boelaars from Holland, great result for such a junior Lhasa.
In Letohalle, Norway Champion EL Minja's Solar Kyi won Best of Breed and Best in Group 1 !! congratulations for Sylvia, Tove and Lia.
Judge report EL Minja's Nashua Bleiswijk: Lovely feminine head correct proportions, Most wonderful perfect reverse scissor bite, Exactly right for size, wonderful neck and Topline, all her angulations are right, sound both ways with style (movement).
J.CH EL Minja's Nashua with Sylvia and judge Mr. K. Nathan
J.CH EL Minja's Nashua Best in Group 4
News October; American Lhasa Apso Club
The American Lhasa Apso Club 56th National Specialty, Champion EL Minja's Jupiter won Award of Merit at the National Specialty and Best Stud dog, at the ALAC regional Specialty, congratulations Fran, Linda and Sylvia.
Champion EL Minja's Jupiter ALAC Award of Merit
Champion EL Minja's Jupiter ALAC Best Stud Dog with his sons Kaden & Walker
At Sao Paolo Int Dogshow, Brasil;
CH EL Minja's Amethist aka Roi won again,
Roi finished for his last Championtitle under judge FERNANDO C. MAIA and is
BRAZILIAN CH, GREAT BRAZILIAN CH, PAN AMERICAN CH and INTERNATIONAL Champion, lots of congratulation for his owner Mirian K. in Brasil
thank you for showing Roi greatly.
At Nantes double Dogshow EL Minja's Mercedes won both days reserve best female with RCAC,RCACIB behind my female, EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru aka Katie won both days best female and the CAC and CAC/CACIB and Best of Breed on saterday, EL Minja's Chambra owned by Michelle won 1ste EXcellent and best junior; judges at Nantes Mr Istas and Mr Cuny from France.
CH EL Minja's Amethist with his owner Mirian K. in Brasil
BUNDESSIEGER DOGSHOW EVENT
At the famous Bundessieger 2009 Hund und Pferd event in Germany more then 9000 dogs from 30 nations were entered! my Jo-Bo won best male with CAC/CACIB/VDH and obtain the Bundessieger 09 title and Best of Breed, and finished for German and VDH Champion! My Nashua won her class with CAC/VDH and Katie won best female with CAC/CACIB/VDH and obtain the Bundessiegerin 09 title runner-up was Nashua with the reserve judge was breed specialist Mr W.Nouc.
On Saterday the National Dogshow event Jo-Bo won best male with CAC/VDH and Nashua won her class Res CAC+VDH and Katie won as well the CAC/VDH, this time we had Mr L.Pinto Texeira as judge.
On Sunday was the specialty zuchtschau in Unna Koningsborn Jo-Bo won CAC/VDH and Nashua won her class with CAC/VDH and Katie as well won CAC/VDH and Best of Breed the judge was breed specialist mrs Gundrun Menges-Mohr.
Int. Belgium, German, VDH Champion E'JO-BO Lowe vom Himalaya
BUNDESSIEGER 2009 AND BEST OF BREED
KATIE BUNDESSIEGER 2009
JO-BO, NASHUA AND KATIE AT NATIONAL DOGSHOW
JUDGE MENGES-MOHR, SYLVIA AND KATIE BEST OF BREED
AT UNNA SPEZIALZUCHTSCHAU
BIS.BISS. multi CH EL Minja's May Boy
May Boy started his Dogshow career in Amsterdam as junior with a Worldchampion title, and May Boy finish his career as a Veteran with a Worldchampion title at Bratislava World Dogshow!
CH EL Minja's May Boy with Eliska at the Worlddogshow.
4 new Champion titles in 1 weekend!
In one weekend 3/4 october we have 4 new Champions, 2 Swedish and 1 Belgium Champion and an International Champion title; CH EL Minja's Solar Kyi and CH EL Minja's Luna both won both their Swedish Champion titles under Judge Rolander Inger at the CACIB Dogshow Sundsvall in Sweden, and at the CACIB Dogshow in Charleroi Belgium my male Jo-Bo won CAC CACIB and finished for his Belgium and International Champion title, My female Nashua, won the Res CAC/Res CACIB the judge mr M. Forte from Ireland. many congratulations for Tove, Geir and Sylvia
The Maastricht Int. CACIB Dogshow my Junior female EL Minja's Nashua just 14 months old won the Junior class with JCAC and obtained Best Female with CAC and Best of Breed, the Breedjudge mr M Doval Jose from Spain.
EL Minja's Nashua with Sylvia and judge Mr Doval Jose.
At the Dutch Specialty Dogshow my Junior female EL Minja's Nashua 14 months of age won JCAC in her class and reserve best female behind the Champion, EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru won 1st in her class and Jo-Bo 2nd in his class, the judge was mr Martin van de Weijer from Holland.
New Champion !
In the United States at the Colorado Lhasa Apso Specialty Dogshow - EL Minja's Jupiter obtained his American Champion title under breed specialist judge mrs Barbara Schwartz, Juppy finished with a 4 point major Jupiter is owned by Fran Strayer,Linda Crabill and Sylvia
New American Champion EL Minja's Jupiter
In Luxembourg Int. Championship Dogshow my Jo-Bo won Res. CAC/CACIB, res.best male and EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru "Katie" won the CAC and res. CACIB
Katie in Luxembourg
In Norway Steinkjer and Verdal , CH EL Minja's Solar Kyi won on Saturday "Best of Breed", Saturday under Mr R. Rottner from Slovenia and Sunday Best of Sex under Mr Geelmuyden Christian, many congratulations for Tove Anita.
Solar in Norway
News August 29/30;
At the 2 days Dogfestival Dogshow, in Trondheim Norway CH EL Minja's Solar Kyi won on Saturday and Sunday "Best of Breed", Saturday under Mr Tobjorn Skaar from Sweden and Sunday under Mrs Zorica Salijevic from Slovenia, many congratulations for Tove Anita.
"CH EL Minja's Solar Kyi" Best of Breed with Tove and judge Mr Tobjorn Skaar
August 29/30; At Rotterdam Int. Championship Dogshow my Jo-Bo won CAC/CACIB, best male and my junior female EL Minja's Nashua won 2nd place in her class with excellent. In the Veteran classes CH EL Minja's Jewel of Tibet won best Veteran and in the Honorary-ring he finished Best Veteran in Show!
At the Sint Romboutscup CAC/CACIB Dogshow in Mechelen Belgium, Sunday 23 august, my young Lhasa Apso female EL Minja's Mercedes won CAC/CACIB and Best of Breed, under judge mrs Ann Ingram from Ireland.
"Mercedes" Best of Breed at Mechelen CAC/CACIB with Sylvia and judge Mrs Ann Ingram
CH EL Minja's May Boy won Best of Breed at Ostrava Dogshow, as well as Best Veteran in Show finally CH EL Minja's May Boy won Res. Best In Show, breed Judge was Mrs. Alena Kostalova from Czech and for BIS veteran Mr. Bucko from Slovakia, for Best In Show judge Mrs. Ridarcikova from Slovakia. congratulations Eliska.
CH EL Minja's May Boy Best In Show
News July in Sweden, Jette Yeoman
CH EL Minja's Xivas
at the SKK National DogShow Gotland and SKK International DogShow Gotland
at both days.
Xivas won both days Best male with CAC and the CACIB. CH EL Minja's Xivas won his Swedish Champion Title at this Dogshows. The judge on saterday was Mrs Gunilla Skallman from Sweden and on sunday Mr Ulf Brathen from Denmark. Congratulations for Yette Yeoman.
EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru "Katie"
won at the CAC/CACIB Dogshow Limburg Trophee at the young age of 18 months her 8th
Best Of Breed
with CAC/CACIB and her friend
Jo-Bo won as well the CAC CACIB
under judge Mrs Monique Van Brempt. In the USA last weekend
EL Minja's Jupiter
won at the Buckhorn Kennel Club show his last points under Mrs. Judith V Daniels Juppy
only needs a major to finish his championship,
EL Minja's Jupiter
son "NuSeng's I Walk on Water Too" obtained under Robert E Banghart Winner's Dog and
Best of Winners for his first points.
"Katie" Best Of Breed and Jo-Bo best male at Genk Int. dogshow
In Norway Tove Anita's Lhasa Apso Norwegian Champion EL Minja's Solar Kyi did it again this time he won at the great Fenstad Dogshow under breed specialist Barbara Wood from the USA, lots of Congratulations for Tove and Geir thank you for showing Solar.
Champion EL Minja's Solar Kyi , judge barbara Wood and Tove Norway june 21, 2009
Weekend news June 13/14,
In Belgium EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru "Katie" won at the young age of 18 months her 7th Best Of Breed this time at the Int. Dogshow in Lommel under judge Mr A. De Wilde.
In Norway Tove Anita's Lhasa Apso EL Minja's Solar Kyi have obtain his Norwegian Champion title! Many Congratulations for Tove and Geir.
In France Michelle and Philippe's EL Minja's Chambra won at the Championat de France in Paris as youngest junior in the ring 2nd excellent, many congratulations.
Saturday June 6, Tibetan Breed Specialty Dogshow in Aachen-Horbach Germany organized by Int. ILT club, Jo-Bo and Katie were entered. Jo-Bo won 1st place in his class with CAC+VDH and Katie won best female with CAC+VDH and Best of Breed. Finally Katie won Best in Show. Lhasas from Germany, Luxembourg and Holland were entered at this Specialty Dogshow. The Lhasa Apso and Best in Show Judge was Mrs Gundrun Menges-Mohr from Germany.
EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru "Katie" Best Of Breed
"Katie" Best In Show with the Judge Mrs Gundrun Menges-Mohr and Sylvia
Michelle and Philippe went to the Dogshow at International Tours with Lhasa Apso EL Minja's Chambra and she won 1st ex and Best Junior in Breed under judge M Istas, in the honorary ring Chambra won res. Best in Group Junior the judge was Mrs Botussi from France.
Lhasa Apso Dogshow news from Last weekend May 9/10; USA, France and Norway
Intermountain Kennel Club -
EL Minja's Jupiter is shown under the Judge Zell Von Pohlmann and won a
4 point major Winners Dog & Best Of Winners. At the
1st Utah Valley Kennel Club
EL Minja's Jupiter won under judge Joe Tacker, Winner's dog and Best of Winner's and Reserve Winner's dog for
At 2nd Utah Valley Kennel Club, EL Minja's Jupiter won under judge Ray Bay Reserve Winners dog. EL Minja's Jupiter and Nuseng Kaden [son of Jupiter] are owned by Fran Strayer.
In France Michelle and Philippe went to the Dogshow at Int.ST BRIEUC with Lhasa Apso EL Minja's Chambra and she won 1st ex and Best Junior in Breed, the judge was Mrs Annick Laurent from France.
In Norway Tove Anita's EL Minja's Solar Kyi won the CAC at the int. Dogshow in Kristansand judged by Mrs Ella Karttimo from Finland.
EL Minja's Solar Kyi in Norway
May 3 at the International
EuropaSieger Championship Zuchtschau Dortmund,
Lhasa Apsos from several countries were entered. My Lhasa Apso Female Katie won her Championships CAC/CACIB +VDH and Best Female with the Title;
Mrs Martha Heine and Sylvia
Jo Bo won his class with VDH and res. Best Male with Res.CAC/CACIB.
The Lhasa Apso Breed Judge was Mrs Martha Heine from Germany.
Sunday 26 April, Ambiorix Grand Prix in Genk, Belgium I was entered with Jo-Bo and Katie . Jo-Bo won 2nd place in his class and Res. Best Male with Res. CAC and Katie won Best Female with CAC and 3 times back to back Best of Breed. The Lhasa Apso Judge was Mrs Dianne Degryze from Belgium.
JCH EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru
"Katie" Best Of Breed at Genk with the Judge
Mrs Dianne Degryze and Sylvia
Saturday 25 April, Dogshow Goes in the Netherlands Jo-Bo and Katie were entered. Jo-Bo won 1st place in his class and Best Male with CAC/CACIB and Katie won best female with CAC/CACIB and back to back Best of Breed. Katie won at her young age Res. Best in Group. Lhasas from Belgium and Holland were entered at this Dogshow. The Lhasa Apso Judge was Ms Jos Dekker from the Netherlands.
JCH EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru "Katie" Res. Best In Group Dogshow Goes
Dogshow Goes in the Netherlands Jo-Bo and Katie and Judge Miss Jos Dekker
In France at the Great Limoges Int. Dogshow, Michelle has entered her young Lhasa EL Minja's Chambra, Chambra won Best puppy in breed and later in the honorary ring Chambra obtained Res. Best in Show puppy under the judge Mr. Barenne from France.
EL Minja's Chambra Res.Best in Show at Limoges with Judge Mr Barenne and Michelle
At the Leeuwarden Eastern Int. Dogshow I had entered Jo-Bo and Katie again, Jo-Bo won 2nd place in his class and Katie won best female with CAC/CACIB and the Best of Breed. Many Lhasas from several countries are entered at this Dogshow. The judge was Tibetan breed specialist Mrs Resi Rubbelke from Germany.
JCH EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru "Katie" Best Of Breed at Leeuwarden with the Judge
Mrs Resi Rubbelke and Sylvia
The Brabo Winner International Dogshow april 5 at Antwerp, the breed was judged by Mr Laurent Heineshe from Luxembourg, I had entered two of my Lhasa Apsos. Jo-Bo and Katie, Jo-Bo won best male with CAC/CACIB and Katie won best female with CAC/CACIB. Jo-Bo obtained the Best of Breed.
Jo-Bo with Sylvia, Antwerp Brabo Winner Dogshow
News from Puerto Rico FCI CAC/CACIB Guayanilla 28-2/1-3,
EL Minja's Chayenne entered both days in the junior classes with competition from Australia and Mexico Chayenne won Best Junior and Best of Breed under the judge Mr Victor Rosado and res. Best in Show Junior by judge Sra. Ceci Martinez on Saturday and in the breed group 3rd Best In Group, EL Minja's Chayenne won again Best Junior and Best of Breed on Sunday this time under judge Mr Perez Mesa, in the Junior handling with Maria she finished res. Best in Show.
Many congratulations for Maria and Ericka and Ramos Santos for handling!
EL Minja's Chayenne at FCI Dogshow Puerto Rico, thankx for showing Chayenne.
The Royal Dutch Kennelclub Cynophilia
The Gala "Dog of the Year 2008" contest!
Lily and Candy received an invitation for this Gala contest, as both of my Lhasas have won a Group win last year, Judge Mrs Ineke Zwaartman-Pinster had the honor for judging our group.
Candy won res. Best Dog of the Year FCI 9
News from Germany, Denmark and the Netherlands, 3 times Best of Breed in a weekend;
I went to the Rheinlandsieger International Dogshow, Lhasas were entered from several countries
and judged by Breed Specialist Mr W.Nouc. I had entered three of my Lhasas,
EL Minja's Saturnus
and he won best male with his Championships Certificates and Rheinlandsieger 2009
JCH EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru (aka Katie) won her Championships Certificates and Best female , Rheinlandsieger 2009 Title and Best Of Breed, my Champion Candy won her Championclass with VDH and she is now German Champion VDH!
JCH EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru
Best Of Breed Rheinland Siegershow with the Judges
Mrs G.Menges-Mohr, Mr W Nouc, Mrs L Reinelt-Gebauer, Mrs R Rubbelke
In Denmark at the First Int. DKK Show in 2009 Fredercia 20 Lhasa entered, Jette Yeoman's Lhasa Apso Champion EL Minja's Xivas obtained CACIB and Best of Breed under Judge Mrs. H. Assenmacher-Feyel, from Germany many congratulations for Jette!
Champion EL Minja's Xivas winning the Best of Breed at Fredercia Denmark
In the Netherlands at the Specialty Companion Dogshow STG, Champion EL Minja's Jewel of Tibet won best male and Best of Breed the breed Judge was Mrs Henny van den Berg from the Netherlands.
The Eindhoven International Dogshow, many Lhasas were entered included several Champions, the breed was judged by Mrs Marta Heine from Germany, I entered two of my Junior Lhasa Apsos. EL Minja's Mercedes she obtained 3U in her class and EL Minja's Sha-Do who was 1st in her class and won Reserve Best Female with Res.CAC/CACIB.
EL Minja's Sha-Do Reserve Best Female.
Int. Dogshow Belgium, Sunday 25 January, our Lhasa Apso male Jo-Bo won best male with CAC/CACIB and my Lhasa Apso
female Katie won 1st in her class, my Champion Lily won best female with CAC/CACIB and
Best of Breed,
The Lhasas were judged by Mr Steven Seymour from Australia,
Lily finished Best in Group 3 under judge mrs Lisbeth Mach from Switzerland.
Lily with Sylvia
Champion EL Minja's Agatah
and Champion EL Minja's Amethist
have complete all there Championships; Brazilian Champion, Brazilian GREAT Champion,
PAN AMERICAN Champion, GREAT PAN AMERICAN Champion and INTERNATIONAL Champion.
Lots of congratulations for Mirian the owner of these beautiful dogs Thank you!
December: At the Grand Prix van Limburg, Genk in Belgium , my Lhasa Apso Champion Candy won best female with CAC/CACIB and Best of Breed my young female EL Minja's Sha-Do won 1 ex in her class. The judge was Group 9 specialist Mr. Norman Deschuymere from Belgium.
Judge Norman Deschuymere, BOB winner Candy with Sylvia
In Denmark at the Danish Lhasa Apso club
annual birthday show in Koege,
EL Minja's Xivas
won his last CAC for the Danish Champion title under breed specialist Mrs. Beverly Drake
from the USA.
49 Lhasas were entered, congratulations for his owner Jette Yeoman!
Judge Beverly Drake, CH EL Minja's Xivas with Jette
Lhasa Apso "Candy" wins 3
Best of Breed back to back!
last weekend 2 titels: German Champion and Sieger Baden-Wurttemberg
8 November At the International Dogshow Stuttgart in Germany organized by Landesverband Baden-Wurttemberg, 6185 dogs were entered overal, Candy won Best female with the CAC/CACIB and Best of Breed the Lhasa Apso breed judge was Mr Walter Jungblut from Germany. Thank you judge Mr Jungblut.
Candy Best of Breed at Stuttgart, Judge Mr Walter Jungblut and Sylvia
Our Lhasa Apso female
Am.Ch. Nuseng Candy Kisses Singdu "Candy" won
Best of Breed, Best in Group 3 at Bleiswijk Int.
and is now Dutch Champion as well!
2 November The International Bleiswijk Dogshow in Holland organized by KC Dordrecht, 2538 dogs entered, Candy won Best female with the CAC/CACIB and Best of Breed the Lhasa Apso breed judge was Mr Hans Boelaars from Holland. In the honorary ring Candy won Best in Group 3 judged by Mr Pieter Burema also from Holland. Thanks both judges, Frank and Sylvia.
Best in Group judging at Bleiswijk 2008
Our Lhasa Apso female Am.Ch. Nuseng Candy Kisses Singdu "Candy" won Best of Breed, Best in Group and 6th Best in Show !
26 october The famous
Bi-yearly "De Utrecht international Dogshow" in
Holland, 2507 dogs entered,
CH EL Minja's Jewel of Tibet won best male with CAC/CACIB, my junior female JCH EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru (aka Katie) in junior class, obtained 1 ex. and JCAC. Candy won Best female with the CAC/CACIB and Best of Breed the Lhasa Apso breed judge was Mrs Wil Schrander from Holland.
In the honorary ring Candy won Best in Group judged by Mrs Monique Van Brempt from Belgium.
The Best in Show was judged by Dr Wilfried Peper from Germany and it was an honor to be finished 6th Best in Show. Thanks to all the judges and my friends for the assistance, Frank.
Foto © Wim van Vugt
Best in Group "De Utrecht" Judge Mrs Monique Van Brempt and Frank
"Candy" is bred from all EL Minja's Lhasas, 2nd generation EL Minja's bred in the USA by Fran.
2008 September: updates;
EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru is Junior Champion '08 in only 3 Dogshows,
Saturday 27th Sept. At the Maastricht Int. Dogshow at MECC Halls, homebred junior female EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru (aka Katie) was shown for the THIRD time in the showring and Katie won 3 times back to back her classes with the qualification 1 excellent and JCAC, Katie obtained her Title "Dutch Junior Champion" as well Katie obtained the Res. Best female RCAC and my Candy obtained second in the Championclass with R.CACIB. the judge was Mr Hubentall from Norway,
EL Minja's Jawaharlal Nehru "Dutch Junior Champion"
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