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Capri finishes her Baby career in style

| November 8, 2010

This weekend, at the Millicent Kennel Club Shows, my darling little girl Capri (Eilsta Eilov Capri) had her last shows as a Baby Puppy, and she finished her Baby Career in style. At each of the three shows, Capri won Baby in Group, and at the last of the shows, Capri went on to win [...]

Capri wins another Baby in Show

| October 18, 2010

We ventured over to Mildura for a couple of shows last weekend and we had some lovely results. The star of the weekend was our darling Capri (Eilsta Eilov Capri) who won Baby of Breed at both shows, and on the Saturday went on to win Baby in Group under Mrs Doreen Duffin (Makuba Basenjis, [...]

Marilyn wins Aussie in Group at Port Elliot

| October 9, 2010

With Wil (Mzalia Comedy Club) still getting over the muscle strain he suffered a couple of weeks ago, we only ventured down to the Port Elliot show today with just the two kids; Capri and Marilyn. Under judge Mr Bill Godfrey (SA), Capri (Eilsta Eilov Capri) won Baby of Breed, and sweet Marilyn (Mzalia Playing [...]

Capri wins Baby in Show!

| September 20, 2010

We are delighted to announce that at yesterday’s Murray Valley Kennel Club show, our beautiful baby Capri (Eilsta Eilov Capri) won Baby Puppy in Show under Mr Frank Waring from Western Australia. Training Capri to work on the lead has been an interesting exercise, but I think now she is really starting to get the [...]

Tasha becomes a Swedish and *International* Champion

| August 9, 2010

I have just heard fantastic news from Sweden, that the beautiful Tasha (aka Mzalia Making Headlines) went Best of Breed at the SKK Svenstavik Int Show under Torbjörn Granheim from Norway. And in the process, Tasha also became a Swedish and International Champion! Huge congratulations to Tasha, and her owner Annika Kass of Ashiki Basenjis [...]

Tasha wins Best in Group 4th in Norway!

| May 3, 2010

Huge congratulations to Annika and Tasha (aka N Ch DKV-09 Mzalia Making Headlines) on winning Best in Group 4th at the Sør-Rogaland Brukshundklubb Show yesterday. The Judge was Roberto Schill from Romania. Way to go girls – we are so proud of both of you! Annika had a great show, also winning  Best in Group 2nd (Puppy) [...]

Wil wins his first Best of Breed

| January 24, 2010

Earlier tonight, we attended the Gawler Kennel Club Champ Show, and young Wil (aka Mzalia Comedy Club) won his first ever Best of Breed. The Judge was Mrs Di Jolly a Rhodesian Ridgeback breeder from South Australia. Hannah (aka Mzalia Comedy Festival) won Bitch Challenge and was Runner-up Best of Breed. It was lovely to [...]

2010 Basenji Club of Victoria Specialty

| January 18, 2010

Last weekend, we made the 1600km round trip to Melbourne for the Basenji Club of Victoria Specialty Show. The judge of the Breed Classes was Mrs Barbara Binder (of Del Viento Borzoi, USA) and the judge of the Property Classes was Mr Tony Wills (of Rosiel Whippets, Victoria). The best of our results were: Marilyn [...]

Goldie comes back to the ring with a bang!

| October 11, 2009

We have just received some lovely news from Stan & Eileen Laycock of Eilsta Basenjis down in Tasmania. After a lengthy break from the ring, their beautiful Best in Show winning girl Goldie aka Aus Ch Mzalia Private Benjamin) wins Bitch Challenge and Best of Breed at the Launceston Royal; Tasmania’s 2nd biggest show of the [...]

Best of Breeds for Keke, and Classes in Group for Wil

| October 11, 2009

Normally we are away in Sydney at the Basenji Specialty when the Southern Agricultural Society shows are held, so it was nice to be able to go to a venue that we haven’t been to before. There were two shows, and our judges were Ms B Moore and Mrs Annabel Gunn – both of South [...]