Another succesful year for Harroway Whippets with:
#2 Whippet Breeder of the Year nationally - DogzOnline pointscore
Not many shows at the end of the year but had some youngsters debut who won Best Baby In Show at both Shows in Albany.
August/September 2018 Some more success in the show ring.
June/July 2018 Some very nice wins during the last two months.
06/05/2018 Young Aimee, Harroway French Vanilla, won the points to apply for Australian Champion when she won Runner-Up Best Exhibit and then Best Exhibit at the Sighthound Club of WA Championship Shows under 2 Sighthound Judges, Mr John Palmer and Mr Milan Curk. We are thrilled to have a new Harroway Champion at just 12 months and 3 days old.
27/04/2018 Today Ben, Ch Harroway Brief Encounter, won Runner-Up Best Hound Exhibit under Mrs L Harris from New Zealand.
25/04/2018 After paying our respects on ANZAC day, we were pleased to win Best Exhibit in the Hound Club with Aimee, Harroway French Vanilla under former whippet exhibitor Mrs Natalie Boekelman.
7/4/2018 Under Ms L Walker, Aimee, Harroway French Vanilla, won Best of Breed and State Bred in Group, and her sister Mia, Harroway Quicksilver, won Reserve Challenge Bitch and went through to win Puppy In Show under Mr Doug Bowe.
25/3/2018 Today Ben, Ch Harroway Brief Encounter, won Runner-Up Best Exhibit in Show under Mr John Burgess (Qld) and his litter sister Aimee, Harroway French Vanilla won Puppy In Show - the second time they have taken a class in Show at the same show.
4/3/2018 Western Classic Show and Luis, Harroway Luis Morais, wins Best of Breed from the Minor class and goes on to win Group 3rd under Ms Mike Macbath from Canada. Lovely win for such a young dog.
23/02/201 A new Harroway Champion today with Ben, Harroway Brief Encounter, winning dog challenge to complete his title and going on to Junior In Show.
12/02/2018 Just two weekends of shows this year so far, with pleasing results.
17/12/2017 Our last show of the year with just the youngsters entered and Aimee shone again, winning Runner-Up Best of Breed from the Minor Class and winning through to Minor in Show, a lovely way to finish the year.
12/12/2017 Some fabulous results for our team over the last couple of weeks with Fern qualifying for her title by winning back-to-back Best Exhibit In Groups last weekend under whippet specialists Ms A Meyn and Mr Bill Mooney.
12/11/2017 Whippet Club of WA Open Show where Aimee won Best In Show from the Puppy Class.
4-5/11/2017 Steven had the youngsters out over the weekend while I was away Judging.
28-29/10/2017 We drove to Geraldton to support the Club shows there and were not disappointed with the results.
14/10/2017 Today, Fern, Harroway Playing Fair won Best Exhibit in the Hound Group, with her brother Rex, Ch H Playboy winning the Dog Challenge. Judge Mrs K McIntyre (NZ). The day before Fern won State Bred In Show under Mrs M McKenzie (NZ).
24/09/2017 Perth Royal Show results were pleasing. Rex, Ch Harroway Playboy, was Challenge Dog and Runner-Up Best of Breed, whilst his sister Miley, Ch Harroway Playing It My Way, was Reserve Challenge Bitch. Very pleased with their consistent performance. Judge Mr Luis Catalan (Portugal).
17/09/2017 Hound Club of WA, Miley, Harroway Playing It My Way, went Runner-Up Best Exhibit In Show, and young Aimee, Harroway French Vanilla, won Baby In Show on her first outing. Judge hound specialist Mr Grant Gibson (NSW).
12/08/2017 At the inaugural Celebration of the Best young Rex, Ch Harroway Playboy, qualified for the Puppy competition. Under a panel of International judges he finished in the Final Top 10 in strong company. Thrilled with our young dog.
16/7/2017 Under judges from Ireland and Chile this weekend, our boy Rex, Ch Harroway Playboy, came out to show and took both Dog Challenges in good company. His younger half sister Carrie shone again winning Minor in Group at both shows, going on to win Minor in Show under Mrs Muldoon (Ireland).
24 June 2017 Such a thrill to win Best Exhibit in the Hound group with our 7 month old girl Carrie, Harroway Careless Whisper, who went on to take out Minor in Show, under Miss Rosemary Green.
28 May 2017 Thrilled today when young Miley, H Playing It My Way, won Best Exhibit in Show under whippet specialist Mr Bob Beattie of Arbee Whippets.
7 May 2017 At the Sighthound Club show young Carrie, H Careless Whisper, wins Baby In Show with her older half-sister Miley, H Playing It My Way, winning Junior in Show. Photo of young Carrie taken recently.
April 2017 Such a thrill to judge Sweepstakes at the Sydney Royal Easter Show.
1 April 2017 On a lovely Perth day Steven handled our Miley, H Playing It My Way, though to Junior in Show, after she had won Runner-Up Best of Breed.
March 2017 Another good win for Harroway Playing Fair with Fern winning a strong best of breed and Group 2 at the Western Classic under Mr Peddie (Canada)
January 2017 Judged in Japan for the Chiba Block Kennel Club - a very enjoyable experience.
December 2016. At our last show for the year on 11 December, our young Fern shone again winning Runner-Up Best of Breed and going all the way to State Bred In Show - this photo from an earlier show.
20/10/2016 A surprise judging appointment in Queensland when another overseas judge was unable to make the event. Dog & Puppy Of The Year 2016
9/10/2016 Just one day short of 9 months old young Rex, Harroway Playboy, won Best Exhibit in the Hound Group and earned enough points to qualify for his Australian Champion Title. This photo taken 2 weeks later.
05/10/2016 More great news from Queensland with Harroway In Fashion taking out a Best In Show and Reserve Best in Show last weekend.
19/09/2016 Steven returned to the ring with two of our youngsters with both taking out a Challenge over 2 shows. Fern won Minor In Show at the first show, with Rex taking Puppy In Show on the second day.
28/8/2016 Whilst we are having a break from showing in Perth, Julie in Queensland has enjoyed success with the beautiful Pookie, Ch Harroway In Fashion, winning 3 Best Exhibit in Shows and 1 Reserve In Show, and multiple Group and Reserve in Group Awards at recent shows.
24/07/2016 Some more great results for our young boy Rex this weekend, winning both Dog Challenges, 2 more puppy in Groups, and another Puppy In Show.
19/7/2016 Great results for our young boy Rex, Harroway Playboy AI, over the last two weekends winning Baby in Show at has last eligible show as a baby, then the next weekend winning 2 Dog Challenges against older company, with 2 x Puppy In Groups - one going on to Puppy In Show.
24/05/2016 A late update on the past couple of months.
29/03/2016 It has been quiet for us in the show ring last few times out.
23/02/2016 A quiet start to the year with a mix of shows and judging commitments.
1/01/2016 2015 was a fulfilling year:
31/12/2015 A quiet finish to 2015 for us with just one show in early December where Liza was Best of Breed and puppy in group.
15/11/2015 Another Champion for Harroway with Errol, Harroway Encore, getting the last points to qualify him for his championship this weekend, joining his litter mate Liza, Harroway Cabaret, who has also qualified for her championship title.
7/11/2015 Another lovely show with Liza, Harroway Cabaret, winning best of breed and Runner-Up Best Exhibit in Show at the Sighthound and Italian Greyhound Club show. This photo taken the previous week.
1/11/2015 Great results today with Liza, Harroway Cabaret, winning the breed and going all the way to win Best Exhibit in Show, at not yet 11 months old. Her brother Ritchie, H West Side Story also won the Dog Challenge.
19/10/2015 Some good results over the last couple of weeks for H Cabaret, H Encore and H West Side Story, H Fashion Model and H Fashion Statement, winning points towards their titles, and class in Group and In Show awards.
30/09/2015 Away overseas for 5 weeks which included judging assignments in Denmark and China.
Judging at National Show, Varde, Denmark
15/08/2015 Young Errol was again Dog Challenge winner today, but his sister Liza, Harroway Cabaret was Bitch Challenge and Best of Breed and went on to win Minor In Show.
2/08/2015 Errol, Harroway Encore, won Best Exhibiti in Group today from the Puppy class under Miss B Warman from New Zealand.
1/8/2015 Errol, Harroway Encore wins Best of Breed and Puppy in Group under Ms G Johnston from New Zealand, with his brother Harroway West Side Story winning Reserve Challenge Dog and Minor In Group.
25/7/2015 Another pleasing show.
13/7/2015 Some very pleasing wins for our youngsters over the last 3 weeks.
27/06/2015 What a thrill. Young Ritchie, Harroway West Side Story, wins Best Exhibit in Show.
22/06/2015 Flirt has puppies, sired by Ch Harroway Explanation.
21/06/2015 At just 6 months and 3 days old young Errol, Harroway Encore, entered the puppy class and won the Dog Challenge and Runner-Up Best of Breed from adult competition under hound judge Mrs P Hewitt.
24/5/5015 Not to be outdone by his brother Ritchie, Harroway West Side Story, goes Baby in Show under Andrew Beattie, Arbee Whippets.
11/05/2015 A few nice wins for Harroway Youngsters in the last couple of weeks.
17/04/2015 Great news from Tasmania from Michelle Booth that Dexter, Harroway Speculation, has qualified for his title. Congratulations to Michelle.
30/3 - 2/4/15 Attended the 4th Whippet National in Sydney - no placings for us but very pleased with how the whippets performed/
A very quiet start to the New Year with only a few shows attended to date and we have enjoyed some judging assignments in Perth and Brisbane.
November 2014 Whilst I was overseas, Steven got to a few shows with the lovely Ch Harroway Fascination winning a Best of Breed under an International Judge, and young Harroway Intangible picking up his first Challenge Points.
November 2014 Enjoyed a judging trip to Jakarta, Indonesia, joining a panel of International Judges to judge at the 1st FCI APAC Show in Indonesia.
2/10/2014 The lovely Honey, Ch Harroway Fascination, wins Runner-Up Best of Breed at Perth Royal, pictured here effortlessy moving across the ring on the day.
24/09/2014 A succesful trip to Melbourne for the Whippet Association of Victoria specialty show and Melbourne Royal.
15/09/2014 Lovely day at the Hound Club of Western Australia show with Honey, Ch Harroway Fascination, winning Best of Breed and going on to take out Runner-Up Best in Show (Show 2) under breeder/judge Mr Ray Barter of Satang.
Ch Harroway Fascination
03/09/2014 After a short break from the show ring for travel and judging commitments we returned today and Indy, Harroway Indelible, won Baby of Breed and Baby in Group again, Judge Mrs Sue Monk.
12/07/2014 At the Winter Festival show under Mr Vretenicic of Montenegro Ch Byerley Bling was Best of Breed in a strong entry.
29/06/2014 This weekend Honey again took out Intermediate in Group at both Champsionship shows.
22/6/2014 Honey repeats her win from the previous day going Intermediate in show under judges Ms Maree Patten (Specials) and Mr Norm Strathdee (Group).
21/06/2014 Honey wins Intermediate In Show today under judges Mr P Martin (Specials) and Mrs U Greenwood (Group).
31/05/2014 The lovely Ch Harroway Fascination, Honey, returned to Perth and on her first weekend out won a very nice Best of Breed under breeder/judge Mrs
26/05/2014 Some pleasing wins for Ch Byerley Bling recently:
Champion Byerley Bling
05/05/2013 A pleasant day out at the Sighthound & Italian Greyhound Club of WA.
In the afternoon we supported the Open Show for the Trainee Judges scheme where Ch Ondeen Lakme was chosen for Best in Show, with Ch Byerley Bling winning her Class in show.
22/4/2013 A good weekend for the whippets with some nice results.
23/3/2014 Today Bess, Ch Harrowa Reflection, won Best of Breed, with her younger brother Trade, Ch Harroway Tradition, winning Runner-Up Best of Breed. Not to be outdone, Selene, Ch Ondeen Lakme won Junior in Group in a nice line-up of youngsters.
3/3/2014 After a break from the ring, Ch Harroway Tradition, Trade, came out for the Western Classic winning the dog challenge, runner-up best of breed and open in group under Mrs H Glendinning, Canada.
18/02/2014 Flirt, Harroway Flirtation, has joined her litter brother Bally in Queensland to be campaigned by Julie Bastin-Byrne.
16/02/2014 A great weekend for Selene winning Best in Group one day and Runner-up Best in Group on day 2, well done Steven. Selene is now qualified to apply for her Australian Champion title.
27/01/2014 Our first shows for the year.
19/01/2014 Enjoyed Judging this last weekend for the Burnett Kennel Club in Queensland - a well run event, thanks to the hard working committee, and it was a pleasure to judge so many nice dogs.
15/1/2014 Our youngster Selene finished just 7 months of showing in 2013 with the following awards in the Dogzonline Pointscore:
#2 National Rising Star Whippet 2013
With multiple Class in Show and Class in Group wins
1/1/2014 2013 was a fulfilling year:
6 Whippets won their Australian Champion Titles:
Our whippets were awarded numerous Best In Groups, Runner-up In Groups, In Show awards and In Group Awards
Our young Ondeen Lakme finished as #2 Rising Star Whippet (as per Dogzonline pointscore) and was #1 Rising Star Hound in Western Australia in the same competition.
Our warm thanks to Julie Bastin-Byrne for campaigning our dogs so well in Queensland.
During the year I was also privileged to judge in Australia as well as New Zealand and China.
As we reflect on the year just gone, we look forward to seeing what a new year brings.
Perth, WA, Australia
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