January 15th and the first Show News arrives for the kennel.
CHAMPION WICANI TOUCHED BY A DREAM Owned by Neda Starman (Slovenia) wins the bitch CAC and CACIB at CACIB-L Lubljna 'Moon' is a daughter of Wicani Waltz of the new Moon and Seryphina Dance of the Raven Moon.
kennel mate CHAMPION ESSANJAY ENCORE won the Dog CAC. He is a son of Wicani Moonkissed Maiden at Essanjay and was exported by us to Neda.
MANCHESTER CH SHOW January 22nd judge Lene Newman making their show debut..... WICANI WRITTEN IN LEGEND 4th puppy dog MCLEOD'S ALL DRESSED FOR WICANI (import Switzerland) 2nd Junior bitch and shortlisted in the large junior stakes class (Working and pastoral breeds)
Congratulations to the lovely COARHABEG BLOWIN IN THE WIND daughter of our late Wicani Willow Pattern....for winning second best bitch in the ROUGH COLLIE OF THE YEAR awards. Also winning Limit Bitch at CRUFTS
COLLIE SPECIALITY SHOW (Finland) WICANI CAPED CRUSADERRES CAC best dog2 his son ZINNIA'S KING OF THE MOUNTAINBEST PUPPY IN SHOW his son DISPIRITOS THE EAGLE HAS LANDED. RES CAC JUNIOR best dog 4
MULTI CH WICANI STARLIGHT DANCER wins his final CACIBin Saint Petersburg and is now an INTERNATIONAL CHAMPION.
COLLIE ASSOCIATION OPEN SHOW judge Joan Fryer-Clark
WICANI WRITTEN IN LEGEND first minor puppy dog Best Minor Puppy in Show WICANI LIGHTS OF AMETHYSTfirst Post graduate Bitch and Reserve Best bitch in Show. WICANI WHERE EAGLES DARE FOR GEMHIEDsecond Post Graduate Dog and sired by our dogs NENELAND NATURAL SPIRIT AT ALFSDENBest veteran in Show sired by Wicani willow Pattern BOUGHLEE AFTER MIDNIGHTsecond Veteran bitch daughter of Wicani Sophia L'Wren
photo: WICANI LIGHTS OF AMTHYST
EAST ANGLIAN COLLIE ASSOCIATION OPEN SHOW judge Maxine Mellish-Bradbury
WICANI WRITTEN IN LEGENDFirst Minor Puppy Dog Best Puppy Dog, Best Minor Puppy in Show, Best Opposite sex puppy in Show. WICANI LIGHTS OF AMETHYSTFirst Limit Bitch Reserve Best Bitch in Breed WICANI NIGHTINGALE OVER MERRIMEDE (owned by Beryl Pitchfork) First Post graduate Bitch and BEST BITCH IN BREED WICANI WHERE EAGLES DARE AT GEMHEID First Post graduate Dog (owned by Heidi Gallagher) and sired by our dogs: COARHABEG BLOWIN' IN THE WIND 2nd Limit Bitch...sired by Wicani Willow Pattern SHANDLMAIN YOU DOO VOODOO2nd MPD SHANDLMAIN BEWITCHED1st MPB sired by Wicani That Old Black Magic at Shandlmain ex Wicani Cherry Ripe at Shandlmain. photo below taken by Miranda Blake (Corydon) of BIS winners far right is Angela handling Wicani Written in Legend to Best Minor Puppy in Show
far left is Beryl Pitchfork with Best rough Bitch Wicani Nightingale over Merrimede.
23rd April and we have news of a new CHAMPION...... FINNISH CHAMPION WICANI CAPED CRUSADER... Well done Henry and owners Merja and Hillka
LANCASHIRE AND CHESHIRE COLLIE CLUB CH SHOW WICANI GOLDEN OPULENCE3rd Minor PuppyDogCrufts qualified WICANI WRITTEN IN LEGEND4th Puppy Dog WICANI LIGHTS OF AMETHYST3rd Post Graduate Bitch WICANI NIGHTINGALE OVER MERIMEDE1st Graduate Bitch WICANI WHERE EAGLES DARE OVER GEMHIED4th Post Graduate Dog and sired by our dogs GEMHIED WRITTEN IN WRIBBONS2nd Minor Puppy BitchCrufts Qualified sired by Can. Ch Glasgowhill Future Vision. We are thrilled to see that two of the puppies from the very first UK/NA crosses have qualified for Crufts at only 6 months of age!
FABULOUS NEWS FROM AROUND THE WORLD...with Wicani bred Collies and their offspring winning CC and CACIB in several Countries. Too many to mention but YOU KNOW WHO YOU ARE..!!!
Good news from germany where Prides son SERYPHINA TOUCH OF LUCK was placed 2nd Excellent in a strong junior class. Congratulations to his owner who also won BIS with a daughter of Multi Ch. Wicani Wren-Noir.
BLACKPOOL CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW UK
WICANI GOLDEN OPULENCEfirst Minor Puppy dog and he then successfully challeneged the winner of the Puppy Dog class to take BEST MALE PUPPYIN BREED... second in Minor Puppy Dog was a son of Scifi who has also qualified for Crufts....THANK YOU to those breeders, exhibitors and judges that are showing faith in these new combinations. It CAN be done....faith is a powerful tool...!!!!!!
our young man in the dog challenge.....age 7.5 months.
NATIONAL WORKING AND PASTORAL BREEDS CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW Wicani CONGRATULATE both CC winners... SAGANAN ARISTOTLE on gaining his 3rd CC he is a grandson of WICANI DANCE TO THE TOP FOR EILROY SASSARI MOONSHIMMER on gaining her 3rd CC and BEST oF BREED she is a daughter of WICANI WALTZ OF THE NEW MOON other good results were WICANI GOLDEN OPLULENCE 1st MPD WICANI LIGHTS OF AMETHYST1st PGB WICANI TIMELESS ELEGANCEvhc MPB WICANI NIGHTINGALE OVER MERRIMEDE2nd GB sired by our dogs GEMHEID SEA CORALvhc PGB daughter of Wicani Nighthawk CAPRIORA GREY OWL 3rd JD son of Wicani Spectral Blue for Capriora EILROY MOONFLOWER AT IMAGINIST4th Veteran litter sister to the dam of the Dog CC winner and thus sired by Wicani Dance to Top for Eilroy...!!!
NEWS FROM AROUND THE WORLD
WICANI TOUCH OF MAGIC CC & BOB (Sweden) WICANI SNOWFYRE GREEN STAR DOG (Navan Ch Show Ireland)
BOURNEMOUTH CH SHOW well done to DOG CC WINNER...EILROY WITCHDOCTOR FOR IMAGINIST Who is sired by WICANI WALTZ OF THE NEW MOON. and many other winners sired by our dogs including BEST VETERAN and Dam of the Bitch CC winner...NENELAND NATURAL SPIRIT AT ALFSDEN who is a daughter of WICANI WILLOW PATTERN. BITCH CCALFSDEN HAKUNA MATATA with BOB is granddaughter of WICANI WILLOW PATTERN.
NORTH AND SOUTH SHIELDS CS OPEN SHOW WICANI SOL INVICTUS AT DIPDOWN BPIB. BOB. BEST PASTORAL PUPPY.
MULTI CHAMPION WICANI AMBER LIGHTSbecomes UKRAINE CHAMPION ...this is now Champion titles for Wicani bred dogs in 22 countries...!!!!!
We are overwhelmed with the number of Winning WICANI bred Collies around the World and equally important the number of there winning offspring, we are so proud of you ALL.
EACA Open show October 2011 judge Marion Ten Cate
WICANI DRAGONSBLOOD2nd Minor Puppy Dog this was Paddy's first show age 6.5 months and he loved it. Thank you to those that came to tell us how much they loved him! This is the highest placing on any of our combination puppies at their FIRST show..!!!!
NENELAND NATURAL SPIRIT AT ALFSDENBest Veteran in Show Well done Adrian and Jan .... Natural Spirit is a daughter of Wicani Willow Pattern!
COLLIE ASSOCIATION CHAMPIONSHIP SHOW WICANI RAGS OF LIGHT 2nd Minor Puppy Dog (his first show) Rags has qualified for Crufts...!!!!!!