The Finnish Glen of Imaal Terrier Specialty saw a tremendous entry of 54. Best In Show, under judge Juha Palosaari, was awarded to Gleann Uaid MacDonald with Best Opposite Sex going to Pearytail Artless Tess. Best Puppy in Show went to Susamurun Smirgeline with BOS Pup to Susamuran Akvavtix. Veterans were Gleann Rabarber Drom & Miimoksen Sirius.
Breeders Group, always popular in Finland, went to Gleann.
At Bournemouth Championship Show Best of Breed was awarded to Brockland Brayhead Lad and Best Bitch saw Romainville Uptown Girl get the nod. Best Puppy was Amhard High Flyer.
…..WELKS in the UK and Lahti International Show in Finland.
At WELKS Glen of Imaal Terrier judge Stephen Holmes gave Best of Breed to Romainville Billy Wizz and BOS to Romainville Jean jeanie whilst at Lahti BOB went to Gleann Uaid MacDonald and BOS to Gleann Una Noonan. Congratulations
Lots of Glen of Imaal Terriers were out and about over the weekend but it just has to be a Veteran applause once more. At Welsh Kennel Club Brockland Brayhead Lad was Best of Breed but the Bitch Ticket went to (sister)Brockland Belle Bregorrey. Picking up the 3rd CC as a Veteran and after a later life litter just shows how fit our breed is in middle age. The two Reserves went to Romainville Bodhran and Romainville Tigan respectively so a double, double for breeders Ruth Welch and Kathy George.
Scandinavia saw a double in Sweden for SE UCH Abigail and at Heinola (Finland) Jeonty Flown Finnair took Best of Breed. Norway had the Oslo International and Best of Breed there was Gleann Uaid McDonald. In America Ch Niamh of Cnoc BN, RN, NAP, NJP showed her brains and beauty with a Group 1 in the Owner Handler terrier Group at SNKC and a Group 4 at Tioga Kennel Club. Many congratulations!!