Mzalia News

All of the latest from Mzalia…

Keke’s dad becomes an International Champion!

| June 30, 2009

I have just heard news from Linda Carlson in Sweden, that Keke‘s dad Kotten (aka S/Cz Ch Zahleka King of Kongo) has become an International Champion. Congratulations to his breeder, Linda Carlson and his part-owners Linda Carlson,  Miroslava Miklisova & Lucie Junova.

Keke’s dad wins Best in Show at the Czech Specialty

| June 22, 2009

We have just heard the news that Keke‘s dad Kotten (aka S/Cz Ch Zahleka King of Kongo) won Best in Show at the Czech Basenji Specialty on the weekend. Congratulations to his breeder, Linda Carlson and his part-owners Linda Carlson,  Miroslava Miklisova & Lucie Junova.

Keke’s brother wins the CC at the Finnish Specialty!

| June 16, 2009

Huge congratulations to Keke’s litter brother Tazzu (aka Vanguardian Razzmatazz), and his breeder – our dear friend Anni Toikka – on winning Challenge Dog at the Finnish Specialty last weekend. Way to go guys! Keke and your Aussie friends and relatives are very proud of you.

Jack tests Clear/Normal

| September 6, 2008

The father of our 2008 “Playing” litter – Aust Ch Baagna Wotta Jackpot – was recently DNA tested for Fanconi, and I have just found out that his test results have come back as Clear/Normal. As Tina has already been tested Clear/Normal, it means our “Playing” puppies are clear of Fanconi via parentage.

Sampo’s Daughters test Clear/Normal

| August 6, 2008

In Finland, two daughters of our boy Sampo (aka Mzalia Caught in a Trap) have recently been DNA Tested for fanconi, and we are delighted to hear that both Pepparson’s Majestic Monday and Pepparson’s Merry-Go-Round have both tested “probably Clear/Normal”. Congratulations to their breeder Virpi!

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 [...]