Acregate Gundogs

April 13 - June 13

23rd June 2013- Arthur wins BIS!!!!

Well a mad one of to North of England Spaniel Club open show, after such a fab day yesterday, our judge today is Mrs S Veevers (Mossland), Ralph was placed 2nd, in his class, Arthur won his class and BOB, we waited for BIS, the judge was Mrs E.J.Walker (Gloi) and OMG !!! she awarded Arthur BIS!!! What a fab end to an amazing weekend, I cried all the way home, along with floating, poor Arthur I keep hugging him and he doesn't know why!!!

16th June 2013 - Arthur wins BIS & Ralph wins BPIS3 !!!

What a fab day, today, Arthur won his open class, and then was declared BOB, under Judge Mrs Jacqui Ward (Mianja), he then went on to win BIS!!! under judge Mrs Jane Howarth (Arkview), Ralph won his puppy class, and was then declared BPIB, under Mrs Jacqui Ward (Mianja), then went on to BPIS3!!!! under Mrs Jane Howarth, I can't tell you how happy, proud, delighted I am. I am smiling now as I jott all this down, how lucky am i to have such wonderful dogs, who never cease to please me, thankyou to everyone for your lovely comments.


Well to say I'm not in the mood is an understatement, I really could have stayed in bed, but we are of to the NESSS Champ Show at the lovely location of Hurworth Grange, our judge today is Breed specialist Mrs Barbara Ganarin (Berkenbar) Ralph is entered into Puppy dog, Novice dog and Special Awards Junior, to my delight he was placed 2nd, 3rd, 3rd, and some money along with it, next Arthur is in Open dog, a lovely class, to my utter delight surprise Arthur was placed 1st!!!, we went back in for the challenge and OMG!!! WOW Arthur was awarded the RDCC!!!!! (his 3rd), I can't tell you how I feel, I am so proud, and over whelmed by everyones comments, and kind words, I am still smiling, and hugging Arthur, poor thing doesnt know what he's done,
I floated all the way home. a huge thankyou to the committee for a brill day as always, Another heart felt huge thanks to Barbara Ganarin for thinking enough of Arthur to award him the RDCC!!!!!

26th May 2013

well a bit nearer home today, we are of to Shropshire Gundog Society Open show, our judge today is Mrs Jane Howarth (Arkview/Moorbrook), a great turn out for ESS'S, Ralph was placed 2nd in puppy and 3rd in puppy stakes, Arthur was placed 1st in open then to my delight was declared BOB. We waited for BIS our judge was Mrs Meriel Hathaway, Arthur didnt put a foot wrong and was awarded BIS3 !!!! wow another super weekend for the boys, I'm so proud of them, they make me smile everyday, thank you to everyone for your lovely comments about the boys . . . . .

18th May 2013

Today we are off to The SCottish Kennel Club Champ Show, the weather is awful to say the least, our judge today is Breed Specialist Mr John Lillie (Freeway), Ralph is in first and was placed 2nd in Puppy dog, then Arthur was in Open dog and was placed 2nd behind Jane and Chaos who went on to get the RDCC!!!! wow what a day for Jane and Team Meadowdale, didnt hang around, just wanted to get back home and dry out!!!,
Feet up and a well deserved rest . . . . .

10th May 2013 - Arthur wins his 2nd CC!!!

Were do I start WOW WHAT A DAY !!! - Today we are off to National dog Show, our judge today is Breed specialist Mr Colin Woodward (Wadeson), Ralph is in first, what a great start to the day, he is placed first out of 3 lovely puppies, he waw later awarded BPD, Arthur is up next in Open dog, OMG !!!! Arthur is placed 1st!!! then it just gets better, he is then awarded the DCC - his 2nd!!!! A HUGE thankyou to the judge for his comments about the boys, and for making it a day i'll never forget, -
A huge well done to Jane Eyeington and Meadowdale chaos for getting the RDCC!!!! what a day for Meadowdales. Congratulations to Ralph's Mum "SH CH Melverly Sublimity" and Ray Smith on her BCC and BOB win, and for being shortlisted in the group.

5th May 2013

Today we are of to bonnie Scotland to the English Springer spaniel Club of Scotland's Chaamp Show, our judge today is Mr John Thirlwell (Ferndel), Ralph had a good day being placed 3rd in MPD, Maiden and Novice. Arthur was placed 3rd in Open dog, a great atmosphere and a good laugh, must say a huge thank you to the committee for a lovely buffet, and for putting on a lovely show, back home and feet up ready to do it all over again. The boys are all stars, and always give their all for me, hugs all round I think.

4th May 2013 - Arthur wins RBIS !!!!!!