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The year’s nearly over….

….well it is for show schedules as South Wales Kennel is now available and the show isn’t until October! Terrier Day is Sunday October 8th and Glen of Imaal Terriers will be judged by Muriel Bailey

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Posted by on April 19, 2017 in Dog Shows, General Glen Things


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SWKA (postal) entries close today

South Wales Kennel Association entries close today. The judge of Glen of Imaal Terriers is Eileen Foy and Terrier Day is Saturday October 10th

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Posted by on August 28, 2015 in Dog Shows, General Glen Things


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Keeping going….

Glen of Imaal Terrier people like to keep out and about” At South Wales Kennel Association the Challenge Certificates went to both ends of the age scale with veteran Donvaleset Rebus taking the dog ticket & BOB whilst the bitch ticket went to the puppy bitch Bonny Nell. At the back to back International Shows in Ireland it was The big rosette for Ch Abberann Karl on day one and Abberann Phelan on Day 2. The Danish Terrier Club also had back to back shows and McCormac Setna Sithbacc was Best of Breed both days.

Over in America GCH Finnabair Ardmore Ned took two Group 2s at Arcadia, Florida and GCH Daultons Emerald Green was BOB and Owner Handler Group 2 at Mad River KC. Finnabair Winston O’Reilly CD BN RN TD NJP JE THD RATN CGC turned his Novice barnhunt title into Open (RATO) over the weekend, what can’t this boy do?

Well done everybody!!!


Winston, his rosettes and owner Kelli


McCormac Setna Sithbacc

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Posted by on October 13, 2014 in Dog Shows, General Glen Things


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So as it’s Monday….

…what have Glen of Imaal Terriers been doing?

Belatedly from last weekend the two Irish International Shows. On Saturday Green Star Dog was Abberran Karl with Green Star Bitch and Best of Breed to PoachersMoon Sissy McGinty. Sunday was a repeat of the Dog GS but BOB (and Bitch GS) was Abberan Enya. This weekend had Laiquendi’s Jillian Griffith James Best of Breed at Dortmund and so becoming a European Champion. At South Wales Kennel Association Best of Breed was awarded to Bregorrey Madam Defiance with Romainville Typhoon taking the Dog Challenge Certificate and Best Puppy Romainville Rock On Ruby.

Monique Anthony writes news of the fabulous (nearly 14 years old) Oliver:- Oliver had fun today at a Barn Hunt trial in Portland, CT. He was in the Senior class and had 3½ minutes to locate 4 tubes containing live rats hiddenin hay bales. With bales piled 3 levels high, 3 dirty litter tubes (without rats) to trick up the dogs, and many hiding locations, it was a very challenging course. He had already qualified twice in this class at trials a month ago. He ran round finding rat after rat after rat and qualified for the 3rd time earning his Senior Barn Hunt Title. There is a possibility he is only the 2nd dog in the country to earn the RATS title but that hasn’t been confirmed yet.

Congratulations to everybody!


Posted by on October 14, 2013 in Dog Shows, General Glen Things


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S.W.K.A. entry

South Wales Kennel Association has an entry of 17 Glen of Imaal Terriers for judge Jean Rogers. Glens will be third in the ring on Sunday 13th October

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Posted by on September 24, 2013 in Dog Shows, General Glen Things


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Mid October but people are still out.

The latest Glen of Imaal Terrier champion was made up in the UK when Johnny Be Good at Romainville got his 3rd CC (with Best of Breed) at South Wales Kennel Association. The Bitch CC was Ch Winnie Wanna Make Music By Jeonty and the two Reserves Romainville Typhoon and Romainville Aoife at Pajanticks respectively. Best Puppy went to Bregorrey Madam Defiance.

Over in America GCH Finnabair Song O’My Heart continued her Group tally with another pull into second place and Laura Trainor continues to show the versatility of the breed “We did agility this
weekend in Syracuse NY. Kylee Q’d in Open Std and Niamh Q’d in Nov FAST and Larry and Karen
Nattrass’ Quinn and Molly both earned Qs in their CAT runs at Hollister.

Congratulations all and thanks to David Seall for the following photographs


Posted by on October 15, 2012 in Dog Shows, General Glen Things


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Quite a Weekend!

What a weekend Glen of Imaal Terrier people have just been experienced!

In the UK Romainville Miss Moneypenny got her 3rd CC at South Wales Kennel Association and became the latest Bitch Champion. Best Dog there was Amhard Freebooter with Romainville Ellie taking Best Puppy. In Finland Gleann Queen Size Girl got her last CAC to become a Finnish Champion. Best of Breed at that show was Mudmax Muddy Waters. Sweden saw a very successful weekend for the MacNally Kennel woth Mac Nally Donelee taking Best of Breed one day and Mac Nally Dougal and MacNally Deidre both getting their Swedish Championships.

America saw the big Montgomery Cluster weekend that this year was made even more special by the inclusion of Morris & Essex. This show is only held every 5 years and is a throw back to the days of “proper”. Hats are worn and outfits are encouraged. There are exhibitions of memorablilia and it is considered a show so very worth a visit. Already it is possible to do so online. It was a superb weekend for Ch Coleraines Mandalay Royalty as she took Best of Breed at three out of the four shows and was Best Opposite Sex at Montgomery. At Montgomery Ch Rainbow Springs Dermot showed how some Glens just get better and better as he took Best of Breed at 10 years of age (after taking BOS at Morris and Essex and Hatboro). At Devon Ch Daulton’s Hunter Green was Best Opposite. There were new Champions and Grand Champions made and the whole weekend took place in very dog showing suitable weather to boot.

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Posted by on October 11, 2010 in Dog Shows, General dog things, General Glen Things


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