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Settled in Southern Ireland.  We are delighted to announce that Ch. Mindenwood Cool Hand Luke was top Boxer for 2006 and 2007.  He finished the year in great style by winning Group 2 at the Bull Breeds Championship Show.  The decision to leave him at home was then made, in order to give others a chance.  Bohan Diamond Edition at Mindenwood (Di) returned to the ring after an eighteen month illness and on December 6th 2008 finally gained her crown.

Vicky, the Australian Shepherd owned by our daughter Deborah, currently has 18 Green Stars and we are delighted to announce that she also is a Champion.  Taggart the new boy is doing very well and has just won his first Reserve Green Star.  Problem is that he really enjoys being a clown and one never quite knows what he is going to do in the ring.

Showing is quite different now in Southern Ireland as the Kennel Club have joined the FCI and both the classification and rules for becoming a Champion have changed.  It can be quite confusing as there is a difference between Champion and International Shows and the qualifying ages in which you can win Green Stars and




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Champion Carinya Rye 'n' Dry

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(From England) 00 353 69 61793