Harley, representing Sweden was one of the 48
topwinning dogs that was invited to the prestigious Eukanuba
World Challenge held in Long Beach, California. He soon turned
out to be an audience-favourite, with his breedtype and
showmanship. Our magnificient Harley also turned many heads
among all the judges and made an overall deep impression and
ended as Runner-up Best in Show. Congratulations and thank you
to Harley's breeders; Mike & Elena Edwards and Valerie
At Malibu Kennel Club's allbreed show Harley, Multi
BIS Int Nord Sl Ch NV-07 WW-09 Shiraz California Dreamin'
won BOB and was group first. Thank you Mr Joe Walton! This was
Harley's fourth breed in a row in the US.
Photos by Bergman
Grand Ch Qirmizi Global Challenger
won BOB all three days of the 2009 Spring Fair and he
also won group first at Day 1 of the Psring Fair under Mrs
Myers-Egerton, from Canada.
MultiBIS Aust Grand Ch Qirmizi Global Challenger,
"Sven" won Best in Show at the Children's Cancer Charity Dog
Show under Breed & Hound judge Mrs June Ashton and BIS judge Mrs
S Prebble(NZ). This was Sven's 12th BIS. Huge congratulations to
Helen and Le for this wonderfil accomplishment!
At the Sighthound specialty in Sjuntorp,
Sweden, Qirmizi Laroche was BOB-baby and Qirmizi
L'aquila was BOS-baby. Laroche was later BIS-baby (puppies
under 6 months). Int Nord Fin Ch DKV-09 Qirmizi Hermione
was Best of Breed and also won Best in Show. Judges were Lotte
Jørgensen, from Denmark and Sharon Sakson, from USA.
In Denmark, two big allbreed shows were held this weekend, with
a total amount of 7000 dogs. On the first day Harley, Multi BIS
Int Nord Sl Ch NV-07 WW-09 Shiraz California Dreamin'
won BOB and was group first under Hassi Assenmacher-Feyel, from
Germany. Dk S Ch Qirmizi Hadiye al Feisal won the CACIB and is
now international champion as well.
On Sunday, at the Danish Winner show Coco,
Int Nord Fin Ch Qirmizi Hermione and Harley won BOS and
BOB under Lotte Jørgensen, from Denmark and achieved the new
title Danish Winner 2009 (DKV-09). Lotte Jørgensen later gave
Harley the group and in the Best in Show-final, judged by
Ferelith Somerfield, from England Harley went Best in Show!!!!!
This was Harley's ninth allbreed BIS in 2009.
Photo: Lotte Kristensen
Harley and Coco DKV-09
At the big allbreed show in Växjö, Sweden today, Multi BIS Int
Nord Sl Ch NV-07 WW-09 Shiraz California Dreamin' won
the breed and a strong group under Per Iversen. In a fantastic
BIS-final, with all the top winners, judge Ove Germundsson, from
Sweden awarded Harley the most prestigious ribbon: Best in
Show!!!!! The entry was almost 4800.
Aust Grand Ch Qirmizi Global Challenger won another
Aust Grand Ch Qirmizi Global Challenger went to three
shows this weekend and won Best of Breed at all of them. He also
won one group first.
October 9th and 10th
At the World Dog Show in Bratislava, Slovakia Multi BIS Int Nord
Ch NV-07 Shiraz California Dreamin' won the winner
title, WW-09 under Espen Engh from Norway. The day after he won
the breed and became new Slovakic champion. He was also group
second under Mchael Canalizo from USA.
Harley, Multi BIS Int Nord Ch NV-07 Shiraz California
Dreamin' won his 12th Best in Show this weekend. This time
with Ingunn in the other end of the leash. It was an
international allbreed show in Sundsvall and the breed was
judged by Jurate Butkiene, from Lithuania. She also judged the
group, while Annika Ulltveit-Moe, from Sweden judged the BIS
final. The entry was 2800 dogs.
Photo by Tells
On the same day
BIS Aust Grand Ch
Qirmizi Global Challenger won his 11th Best in Show in
In Australia, BIS
Aust Grand Ch Qirmizi Global Challenger has had enormous
success lately. Earlier this week he was BOB at the Melbourne
Royal show. Today he went back and won the group. For the big
final "Sven" was awarded Best in Show 3!!! Judge was John
Reeve-Newson, from Canada and the entry was almost 4000 dogs.
Huge congratulations Helen & Le!
On the same day, Int Nord Fin Ch Qirmizi
Hermione won her second lure coursing CC this weekend and
was number three in the competition.
In Gibraltar Jun Cat Ch Es Ch Qirmizi Hidalgo was BOB,
with CAC and CACIB under Hans Van der Berg, from Holland.
Klingsor is now Gib and International champion. Congratulations
Drina! Well done!
At the international Lure Coursing
competition in Horn, Int Nord Fin Ch Qirmizi Hermione was
number 6 of 47 entries!
At the Cowra Show
Society Sven, BIS Aust Grand Ch Qirmizi Global Challenger
won the breed, was group first AND won Best in Show! The Group
Judge was Mrs J Arthur and the BIS Judge was Mr M Arthur. Huge
congratulations to Helen & Le Gibson for Sven's achievement!
Photo. Helen Gibson
Harley, Swe Dan Norw Ch NV-07 Shiraz California Dreamin'
won another allbreed Best in Show today in Högbo, Sweden. Judges
were Richard Paquette, Canada in breed and BIS and Gerard
Jipping, from Holland in the group. The entry was over 3100.
This was Harley's 11th BIS and his seventh this year.
At the allbreed show in Stockholm today, Swe Dan
Norw Ch NV-07 Shiraz California Dreamin' won the breed
and was group first under Nina Karlsdotter, from Sweden. The
Best in Show final was judged by Leif-Herman Wilberg from
Norway, who gave Harley BIS-1. This was Harley's 10th allbreed
August 15th and 16th
We had huge success this weekend as Swe Dan Norw Ch
NV-07 Shiraz California Dreamin' won the breed and the
group in Nyköping allbreed show on Saturday and the breed and
the group in Norrköping allbreed show on Sunday. As the
BIS-final was arranged on Sunday for both the shows, Harley
couldn't be in both and stayed in Norrköping, were he was
runner-up in Show. The entry was 3500 dogs!!!
Today Harley, Swe Dan Norw Ch NV-07 Shiraz California
Dreamin' won his ninth allbreed show BIS and his fifth BIS
this year! At the beautiful show venue in Ronneby, he was BOB
and group first under Mary Jane Eather, from Australia. In the
very exciting Best in Show final, Wera Hübenthal, from Norway
awarded him BIS! There were 2900 dogs entered and Harley is
currently number one all breeds in Sweden.
Harley on his way to Best in Show!
Photo: Jessica Snäcka
On Saturday, at the allbreed show in Askersund Harley won
the breed and was group third under Dimitris Antonopolous, from
Greece. Nord Ch Qirmizi Heninne was third best bitch.
In Nesbyen, Norway Qirmizi Hateya was shown for the first
time in several years and won the CC and was second best bitch
under Jackie Jackson, from South-Africa. Congratulations
On Sunday at Ransäter INT allbreed show, Swe Dan Norw Ch NV-07
Shiraz California Dreamin' won his 8th allbreed Best in
Show. He was judged in the breed by Per Iversen, who also gave
Int Nord Fin Ch Qirmizi Hermione BOS. The group was
judged by George Kostopolous and BIS by Dr. Göran Bodegård.
Harley, Multi Ch NV-07 Shiraz California Dreamin'
won Best in Show second at Tvååker international in an entry of
3800 dogs. The breed was judged by Ove Germundsson and the group
by Åke Cronander. Carl-Gunnar Stafberg judged Best in Show.
On a very, very hot day in Borås at the Kennel Club's allbreed
show Nord Ch NV-07 Shiraz California Dreamin'
won best of breed, while Int Nord Fin Ch Qirmizi Hermione
was best of opposite sex under judge Knut Fr. Blütecher, from
Norway, who later gave "Harley" Best in group. There were 3400
dogs entered and the judge; Sari Brewster Tietjen, from USA
awarded Harley Best in Show!
At the allbreed show in Avesta, Sweden today,
Harley was BOB under Henrik Johansson, from Sweden. Leif
Lehman-Jørgensen, from Denmark placed him fourth in the
Int Nord Ch NV-07 Shiraz California
Dreamin' won Best in Show at the Swedish Kennelclub Show in
Norrköping under Martin Croeser, South-Africa (breed and group)
and Soile Bister (BIS), from Finland.
In Vänersborg NORD Ch Qirmizi Heninne won
Best of Breed and group second under Torbjörn Skaar, from Sweden
Her sister, Qirmizi Hamimah won her third CC in four shows this
year. Congratulations Ewa and Catharina and thank you, Linda for
showing "Mimmi" in the group!
In Vic, Spain Ch Qirmizi Hidalgo won best of
breed and group third under judge Gabriela Veiga, from Portugal.
Harley won another breed this weekend under Agneta
Kappers, from Sweden and was group second under Magnus Hagstedt,
Sweden. The show was an allbreed show in Hässleholm.
At the international allbreed show in Toulouse
France, JCat Es Ch Qirmizi Hidalgo
won the CAC, the CACIB and was Best of Breed under Jean
Louis Grunheid. Well done, Drina!
At the national allbreed show in Larv, Sweden, Int Nord Ch NV-07
Shiraz California Dreamin' won Best of breed and the
group under Elisabeth Janzon, from Sweden. Qirmizi Hamimah was
BOS, with CC.
BIS Aust Grand Ch Qirmizi Global Challenger
continues his success with another all breed Best in Show. This
was at the Bulli District Kennel Club and he was judged by Mrs
Barbara Marsh and Mr T Kerley. Huge congratulations, Helen and
In Laholm, Sweden Int Nord Fin Ch Qirmizi Hermione
won her first lure coursing CC and was third among 37 running
salukis. Qirmizi Jeremy had his debut on the field and
was number 12. Well done, Kiwi!
Photo: Mikael Erntsson
In Finland, Qirmizi Jercho won the CC and was
third best male, the first time in intermediate class. Judge was
Gabriela Ridarcikova. Congratulations, Susanna!
In Sweden at the international allbreed show,
Harley Int Nord Ch NV-07 Shiraz California Dreamin' won
the breed under Helen Furber, from Australia, the group under
Marie Christine Delabelle, from Belgium and was Best in Show
second under Natalija
from Lithuania. The entry was more than 4200!
Sven had a fantastic weekend in Sydney and won BOB at
the Sighthoundspecialty over 41 salukis, judged by Arne Foss,
from Norway. He was later Best in Show! At the same day he was
Runner-up Best in Show at the Salukispecialty, judged by Roberto
Forsoni, from Italy. Congratulations Helen and Le!
In Stockholm, the prestigious Champion of
Champion was held this evening, were only the topwinners in each
group are invited to compete. Harley made all the way to the
final round, were he was second, only beaten by Dog of The Year
At the prestigious Sydney Royal, Sven;
Grand Ch Qirmizi Global Challenger
won Best of Breed for the fourth year in a row. When competing
in the group, he was placed as number three.
March 28th and 29th
Sven won Best in Group at Lithgow District Kennel Club and was
Runner Up Best in Show under Judge Mrs Julie Dickinson-Franks on
Sunday! The day before he won Best in Group at Lithgow
District Kennel Club under Judge Mrs Doreen Duffin.
Lure coursing news
The same weekend, Qirmizi Jeremy got his lure
coursing licence today. Congratulations, Annelie!
In the US, Am Ch Qirmizi Hilaal gained the new title;
Junior courser. Well done, Nancy and Mike!
Int Nord Ch NordV-04, BerlinSg-05, KbhV-06 Qirmizi
Farah Keife was best bitch at the Sighthound show in
Enköping. Judge was Åke Cronander, from Sweden.
Grand Ch Qirmizi Global
Challenger continues to
impress. This time at Canberra Royal were he
wins BOB and group first at Canberra Royal, in Asutralia.
Judge was Enrique Filippini, from Argentina. Huge
congratulations to Helen & Le for this fantastic win!
Aust grand Ch Qirmizi Global Challenger had his 3rd
show for the year yesterday and won his 7th BIS!!!!! The Show
was Hunter River A & H Association. The Hound Group judge was Mr
Peter Nordstrom and the BIS Judge was Mrs Beryl Hession.
Huge congratulations Helen & Le!
Int Dk S Ch NordV-04 BerlinSg-05 KbhV-06 Qirmizi Farah
Keife won the CC at the Norwegian kennelclub's international
show in Bø, Norway under Hassi Assenmacher-Feyel, from Germany.
She gained with this her Norwegian championship.
At an allbreed show in Norway Int Nord Fin Ch
Qirmizi Hermione won her third breed and Qirmizi Jeremy his
third BOS, with CC this year. The judge was Per Iversen, from
Norway. Coco was later second in group.
At the Morisset-Lake District Agricultural
Association Aust Grand Ch Qirmizi Global Challenger won
his second breed of the year under judge Mr Myron Arthur. He
also won the group and went Best in Show!!! Well done, Helen and
In Barcelona, Spain JCat Es Ch Qirmizi Hidalgo won
the breed under Zeferino Silva from Portugal. He was also second
in group. Congratulations Drina and Juan!
At the first show of the year in Norway, "Coco" (Int Nord
Fin Ch Qirmizi Hermione) won the breed under Henrik
Johansson, from Sweden, while Qirmizi Jeremy won BOS,
with the CC. Coco was later group first under Arne Foss, Norway
and Best in Show under Dr Göran Bodegård, from Sweden.
Photos: Geir Kristiansen
The day after Coco
was BOB, group-1 and BIS-2 and Qirmizi Jeremy was BOS,
with another CC. Congratulations to "Kiwi's" owner, Annelie
Dahlbom! Judges were Arne Foss, Carl-Gunnar Staafberg, Sweden
and Stefan Sinko, Slovenia.
Photo: Geir Kristiansen
What a fantastic start of the year! S N Dk Ch NV-07
Shiraz California Dreamin' was BOB and group 1st under
Claudio de Giuliani, from Italy. He was also Best in Show under
Rony Doedijns, from Holland! Int Dk S Ch
KbhV-06 Qirmizi Farah Keife "Keife" was best of opposite
sex, Nord Ch Qirmizi Heninne was third best bitch and Qirmizi
Hamimah won the CC. There were 3500 dogs entered!
day "Keife" was best of breed and group second under Kenneth
Edh, from Sweden.
Qirmizi Salukis in 2008:
- Salukibreeder of the year 2008,
- Saluki of the year, Sweden: Harley
- No 2 all breeds, Sweden: Harley
- Saluki of The Year, Norway: Gucci
- No 3 all breeds, Norway: Gucci
- Saluki of the Year, Australia: Sven
- No 1 Hound, Australia: Sven