Mzalia News

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Puppies get their first taste of real food…

| June 28, 2008

Tonight, both litters of puppies had their first experience of “real” food – and boy did they enjoy it! And the honour of the first puppy to go “Food Surfing” this year went to one of Magenta’s boys. Tina’s babies were actually very good, and managed to stay very neat and tidy!

I am a racehorse owner!

| June 28, 2008

For as long as I can remember, I have had an interest in horse racing. It all started with my late grandmother, who used to take me to the races once a week when I was a kid. During the 1980′s, for a few years I had a part time involvement with racing stud here [...]

Happy Birthday Jason!

| June 28, 2008

We want to wish a very happy 10th birthday to Jason (aka Aust Grand Ch Baagna Virst Legend) – the “grand old man” of our kennel. An All Breeds and Specialty Best in Show winner, and now fully retired from the show ring, Jason enjoys spending time lazing about with another of our oldies Flame [...]

Farewell Red…

| June 25, 2008

VALE RuBISS Aust Ch Baagna Racy N Ravishing “Red” I have just received the sad news that John Forbes’ wonderful old girl Red passed away today, after having a stroke overnight. She was 14 years old. Red had a successful show career winning Runner-up Best in Show at the 1996 Basenji Club of Victoria Show [...]

My Basenji Club of NSW Projects

| June 25, 2008

Many times over the years I have heard people say that once you give away full time work, you are busier than you have ever been before. I can relate to that! Since giving up work 12 months ago to start my own business (where I only planned to work part time hours), I certainly [...]

Puppy Names!

| June 25, 2008

We have finally come up with the names for our 2008 puppies. Pending ANKC confirmation, this year’s puppies will be officially known as: Tina and Jack’s Puppies: The girls… Mzalia Playing Hard To Get Mzalia Playing The Part Mzalia Playing Tricks The Boys: Mzalia Playing The Joker Mzalia Playing The Field Mzalia Playing The Odds [...]

Puppies open their eyes!

| June 24, 2008

Over the last few days, both of our litters of 2008 puppies have opened their eyes! Tina’s puppies were the first to open – I swear that they were just waiting for me to return from a week away working up at Olympic Dam! Magenta’s boys only started opening thier eyes yesterday, but by this [...]

Welcome to Mzalia News!

| June 24, 2008

Welcome to our all new “Mzalia News” blog site. In this blog, you will read all of the latest news and happenings at Mzalia Basenjis. However, this blog won’t just be about my beloved basenjis – the will also include entries about some of my other passions including live comedy, horse racing and motor sport. [...]