2012

Skumpan did it again: Top Winning Pharaoh Hound in Finland 2012!

and Skumpan's beautiful daughter Britney, Northgate's Northside Special, Top Winning Bitch in Finland and she was shown in junior class only! Britney's beautiful mother from the USA Tyyne, Shalimar Mia Affirmed, is Top Producing Dam in Finland 2012 and daddy Skumpan Top Producing Sire 2012 and Northgate's Top Breeder 2012 . Top bitch No2 is Skumpan's beautiful daughter Nealah (Northgate's Heavens I'm Hot), No 5 bitch: Polkka (Northgate's Midsummer Night), No2 male: Enzo (Northgate's Forever N Ever), No 3 male: Victor (Northgate's Nothing Else Matters).

Swedish Winner December 16th: Qanel, Northgate's Kalahari Queen, BOB & Swedish Winner 2012!

November 10th Jyväskylä International: IG Urho (Northgate's Midnight Fantasy) BOS and our black beauty from Sweden Jolie (Arkita's Romanza) was BOB. And in Kongsberg, Norway Naomi, Northgate's No Matter What, was BOB and BIG-3!

October 20th Turku International: PH Enzo (Northgate's Forever N Ever) BOB.

October 13th Sundsvall Int, Sweden: Mörkö, Northgate's Ain't A Saint, BOB.

October 7th in Norway Naomi, Northgate's No Matter What, BOB, BIG-1, BIS-2!!!

October 6th: Mango, Northgate's Forbidden Fruit, BOB.

September 30th At Boden Sighthound Specialty Italian Greyhounds were judged by breed specialist Mrs. Bitte Ahrens-Primavera (kennel Sobers, Italy). Jolie (Arkita's Romanza) was BOS.

September 1st in LIminka IG Elvira, Northgate's La Chic, was BOB.

On Sunday September 2nd at Tromsö Norway BOB Urho (Northgate's Midnight Fantasy), BOS Latte (Northgate's Envy Me) , BB-2 Jolie (Arkita's Romanza).

Norway Trondheim Dog Festival August 25th & 26th 2012: Lovely Naomi, Northgate's No Matter What, took Best Of Breed with CC both days. On Sunday Naomi as BIG-2!

Yppäri August 25th: Beautiful Adel Northgate's Just Look At Me was BOB.

Heinola August 19th: Britney (Northgate's Northside Special) was BOB, daddy Skumpan (Northgate's Dom Perignon) BOS and brother Victor (Northgate's Nothing Else Matters) was BM-2. IG Jolie (Arkita's Romanza) took BOB and Urho (Northgate's Midnight Fantasy) was BOS.

Kouvola August 18th: OB was Nealah (Northgate's Heavens I'm Hot), Britney was BB-2, Skumpan BOS, Enzo (Northgate's Forever N Ever) was BM-2 and Victor BM-3.

Raisio August 12th: BOB Enzo (Northgate's Forever N Ever).

Kuopio International, August 3rd: Victor(Northgate's Nothing Else Matters) was BOB & BIS-2-Junior, daddy Skumpan (Northgate's Dom Perignon) BM-2, Britney (Northgate's Northside Special) BOS and Adel Northgate's Just Look At Me BB-2. Italian Greyhound Urho (Northgate's Midnight Fantasy) was BOB & BIG-4, Elvira (Northgate's La Chic) was BOS with cacib and Jolie (Arkita's Romanza) was BB-2.

Kuopio International, August 4th: Britney was BOB & BIG-1, Victor BOS and Skumpan BM-2. Italian Greyhound Jolie (Arkita's Romanza) was BOB & BIG-3 , Urho BM-2 and Elvira BB-3.

 

Kuopio International, August 5th: BOB was Britney, Skumpan was BOS and Victor BM-2. Italian Greyhounds were judged by Mrs. Saija Juutilainen. Urho was BOB, Elvira BOS and Jolie BB-2.

Veeti & Latte (Northgate's Envy Me) took part to the child & dog competition with super results: 3rd on Friday, first on Saturday & Sunday! Photo of the young handler by Pia Haarala.

Pori INT July 29th: Uljas (Northgate's Giorgio Armani) was BOB and Urho (Northgate's Midnight Fantasy) BM-2.

Helsinki Sighthound Specialty July 22nd: Skumpan (Northgate's Dom Perignon) was BOS, Polkka (Northgate's Midsummer Night) BB-2 & BOB-veteran and BIS-2 veteran, Nealah (Northgate's Heavens I'm Hot) BB-2 and Britney (Northgate's Northside Special) BOB & BIG-1 & BIS-2. Northgate's Pharaoh Hounds were BIS-3 breeder's class.

Kemi INT July 21.-22: Skumpan , Northgate's Dom Perignon, was BOB & BIG-3, Victor, Northgate's Nothing Else Matters, BM-2 with CC and sis Britney, Northgate's Northside Special, BOS. Italian Greyhound Urho (Northgate's Midnight Fantasy) was BOB and Jolie (Arkita's Romanza) was BOS.

Oulu INT July 15th: Skumpan (Northgate's Dom Perignon) was BOB, Victor (Northgate's Nothing Else Matters) was BM-2, Nealah (Northgate's Heavens I'm Hot) was BOS, Britney (Northgate's Northside Special) BB-2 with CC & BOB-junior and Hotti (Northgate's Hot Couture) BB-3. Elvira (Northgate's La Chic) was BOB & BIG-4 , Urho (Northgate's Midnight Fantasy) was BOS and Jolie (Arkita's Romanza) was BOB-junior. Our PH breeder's group was BIS-3!

 

Piteå International July 14th: Pharaoh Hound Miina (Northgate's I Want It All) was BOB with CC & cacib and became Swedish & International Champion.

Kokkola INT July 7th : Skumpan (Northgate's Dom Perignon) was BOB, Victor (Northgate's Nothing Else Matters) was BM-2, Britney (Northgate's Northside Special) BOS and Polkka (Northgate's Midsummer Night) BB-2 & BOB-veteran.

Gällivare INT July 1st: Italian Greyhound Urho (Northgate's Midnight Fantasy) was BOB and also Greyhound Åsa (Epic Heavenly) was BOB.

Rovaniemi INT June 30th: Skumpan (Northgate's Dom Perignon) was BOB, Victor (Northgate's Nothing Else Matters) was BM-3 and Britney (Northgate's Northside Special) BOS. IG Urho (Northgate's Midnight Fantasy) was BOS.

June 17th: Miina (Northgate's I Want It All) won the oval track racing (480 m) in Tampere.

Denmark, Copenhagen Winner 2012: Qanel, Northgate's Kalahari Queen, was BOS & Copenhagen Winner 2012.

Tuuri June 10th: Victor (Northgate's Nothing Else Matters) was BOB, daddy Skumpan (Northgate's Dom Perignon) was BM-2, Britney (Northgate's Northside Special) BOS and Polkka (Northgate's Midsummer Night) BB-2 & BOB-veteran. Our breeder's group was BIS-3.

Salo June 9th: Enzo (Northgate's Forever N Ever) was BOB & BIG-3.

Älvsborg (Sweden) June 9th: Qanel, Northgate's Kalahari Queen, BOB & BIG-2!! And in Finland Miina (Northgate's I Want It All) took her first titel at the oval track racing; TS-12 as she won the sprint championships.

Finnish Pharaoh Hound Specialty June 2nd & 3rd: On Saturday Enzo (Northgate's Forever N Ever) was best male, Skumpan (Northgate's Dom Perignon) was BM-2, Victor (Northgate's Nothing Else Matters) BM-4. Britney (Northgate's Northside Special) won the bitches followed by lovely Miina (Northgate's I Want It All) as BB-2. At the finals Enzo won "BIS movements" and Tyyne (Shalimar Mia Affirmed) "Best head & expression". And the icing on the cake was only 9 months old Britney taking the Best In Show win! On Sunday at the official Specialty judged by Mr Stephen Wheeler Skumpan won the males, Enzo was BM-3, Victor got the male CC (beaten by 4 champions only) and Tyyne was BB-3. We also had BOB-breeders class and Skumpan was BOB. At the finals (Ibizan Hounds included also) we had BIS-2 breeder's class and Skumpan was Best In Show!

 

Sleep Well happy, smiling Lady

above Lady (8 years)

On May 31st we had to say goodbye to our Lady, INT & Nord & FI & NO & SE Ch SMM-06 FI &SE LC Ch VMM-07 Siphra's Sentimental Lady. Life with her during the over 11 years was full of smiles and happily wagging tail. She is the foundation of our current breeding and she will always have a very special place in my heart. Thank you Britt-Marie for this gorgeous girl we had the honor to be owned by. Sleep well my Lady. I miss you so much...

Hamina International May 12th: Skumpan (Northgate's Dom Perignon) was BOB & BIG-3 and his kids Victor (Northgate's Nothing Else Matters) BM-2 and Britney (Northgate's Northside Special) BOS.

Tampere International May 13th: Only 9 months and 5 days old Victor took a BOB win beating his daddy Skumpan who was BM-2. I knew he would win his daddy one day but never thought he would do it this early... Sister Britney was again BOS and Kaya (Northgate's Just About Perfect) was BB-2.

Perry, USA April 12th: Princess Zalika, Northgate's Koh-I-Noor, took Best of Breed!

Sighthound Specialty in Boden (Sweden) April 1st: Urho (Northgate's Midnight Fantasy) was BOB, BIS-3-junior and BIS-4!!!

Qanel, Northgate's Kalahari Queen followed her grandad's pawprints Qanel, by taking the BOB win at the Crufts! Judge was Mr S C Milner. Qanel also made a cutt off at the group finals.

 

 

 

What a year, thank you all! And big thanks for help inside the ring Pia, Saara, Salla, Johanna, Kaija, Heli, Kati, Sanna, Juha & all the others involved!!!