News Archive – 2020

End of the year!

The last few months have been quiet but we have had some more good results in online shows, these continue to be great fun but oh how we long for actual physical shows, to see friends, to chat and to …

Autumnal days

The nights are closing in, the boiler is lit, it must be October! With no shows likely now until Spring next year, we are focusing on time with our dogs and getting caught up with the garden (do nettl…

September already

This year is starting to go by very quickly now, as it looks like winter will bring tighter restrictions as Covid cases increase, life will be quiet for a while I think. Still, there are always online…

Koczkodan Dogs Fun Online Show

I had hoped that we could organise a big meet-up this year for all the owners of our puppies, unfortunately with Covid-19 it was not to be. Fingers crossed for next year! Instead, I organised a fun sh…

It’s a bit hot!

Wow, the weather is hot again, the dogs are spending more time inside in the shade and I’m glad we’re not at any shows! It is looking like there will be no actual dog shows this year now a…

The show must go on…

Despite having no shows to attend due to Covid-19, I have managed to enter a few online shows in the last month. Here are our results – it’s nice to have some wins without the early mornin…

Rainy June days

The weather is pretty miserable at the moment, the dogs are curled up on the sofa with me & it feels like autumn. Here’s hoping for some sunshine soon! I did get a lovely surprise in the pos…

A quiet time…

It’s very strange, no shows until October now at the earliest due to Covid-19. We’re really missing seeing friends & family but keeping busy in the house & garden. The dogs are enjoying th…

New website is live

From mid-March we have been in lockdown because of Covid-19, so no shows and no trips out anywhere. It has given me time to complete the update of the website though. Oh and spend time just chilling o…

Crufts & Discover Dogs

As always a very long & tiring day, unfortunately I was unavailable so the gang had to go without me this time. The pups had a great day, Archie was 2nd Puppy Dog and Dolly 3rd Puppy Bitch, both q…

British Collie Champ Show

One of my favourite shows & a chance to see a lot of Smooth Collies in one place. Yet again, the quality was very high and the veterans were on top form. Dilys gained her 2nd Reserve CC and thorou…

New website!

I decided it was about time we changed and modernised our website, so here goes!