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  • Manchester, Crufts and POTY

    Wow – not sure 2019 could have started much better! At Manchester, our first championship show with CCs, BOB under Patsy Hollings was Ch Lecibsin Ukas to Elbereth, and the RBCC was Elbereth Suvituuli JW, and Uka was shortlisted in the group under Lynne Salt. Moving onto Crufts, where Pat Patch judged the breed, Uka […]

  • LKA a fabulous finale for 2018

    Ladies Kennel Association (LKA) is the last Championship Show of the year and whilst no longer the last qualifier for Crufts it has always boasted a great entry and this year was no exception with 73 dogs entered for Marion Hodgson. The girls had a fabulous day – with three making the best bitch line […]

  • A new champion

    What a show – have always loved Windsor – and this year was a truly special show, with our souvenir of Finland – Lecibsin Ukas to Elbereth taking his 3rd CC under judge Rose-Marie Emery from Sweden, to (subject to KC confirmation) take his UK crown. We are truly grateful to Jukka Kuusisto for his […]

  • Like father like sons

    Wow what a few weeks we have had, with Uka and his sons doing amazing! It started at Birmingham National with Elbereth Tuulenpoika (Lecibsin Ukas to Elbereth x Elbereth Suvituuli JW) winning Best Puppy in Breed under Albert Wight, and then Poika went onto win the Pastoral Puppy Group under Roy Baker, such a lovely […]

  • Lecibsin Ukas to Elbereth

    Finnish Lapphund of the Year

    The Southern Finnish Lapphund Society hosts the Finnish Lapphund of the Year competition, which is open by invitation to the top winning dogs & bitches from the previous two years (Best of sex and res Best of sex winners at the major shows), we had qualified a number of dogs but only 4 were present, […]

  • Two weeks and a bit

    The difference two weeks can make, the pups all have their eyes open now, wolfie boy was the first, but not surprising given he is the biggest and actually looks like a 3 week old puppy.  They can motor about in their funny way – like breaststroke for beginners and with attempts to stand.  They […]

  • Puppy News

    Halla and Kaapro puppies arrived safely and there are two girls (both cream) and one wolf sable boy.  Halla is being a super mum, for those who know her she has a reputation for being an independent free spirit – but certainly that is temporarily on hold whilst she attends to her precious babies.  The […]