Spotlight on History

Spotlight on History

A Spotlight on History

Historic Kennels & Dogs

By Johnny Richardson (Reeberich)

History Spotlight: Dog Photography

History Spotlight: Dog Photography

History spotlight...... Dog Photography. Picture this... In our modern age of snap happy DIY photography using our mobile phones and cameras hardly bigger than the belly button on a leprechaun, many will have forgotten, or never known, the convoluted...

History Spotlight: REEBERRICH

History spotlight...... REEBERRICH. John ‘ Johnny’ Richardson, more usually referred to through dogdom as JR was raised in a family with connections to dog showing. Based on Bert Lloyd’s world famous ‘Of Ware’ cocker spaniels they started off with progeny from Whoopee...

History Spotlight: CH REEBERRICH ARROW

History Spotlight: CH REEBERRICH ARROW

History spotlight...... Ch REEBERICH ARROW. Clearing out a box of memories yesterday, I came across this photograph, that I'd not seen in probably 20 years. Taken in the mid 1990s, it is Champion REEBERRICH ARROW. Sired by Champion Brynlythe Bertram of...

History Spotlight: BRYNLYTHE

History Spotlight: BRYNLYTHE

History spotlight...... BRYNLYTHE. The officers and committee of The English Toy Terrier (Black & Tan Club) have issued confirmation that Shirley Ellis Jones has accepted their invitation to become Patron of the breed Club. This is a very fitting...

History Spotlight: CRUFTS & I…

History Spotlight: CRUFTS & I…

CRUFTS & I............ ( a personal journey) This is probably not really a piece of breed history, but I'll put it out there. Backtrack...... Charles Cruft hosted his first show under this name at Royal Agricultural Hall, Islington, London W. in 1891. 36...

History Spotlight: SHAREX

History Spotlight: SHAREX

History spotlight...... SHAREX. Top winning ETT for 2017 ( a repeat of 2016) is Ch Sharex Burning Love for Dobrugh JW. Bred by Jane Williams and co owned by Terry Burgess and ( the late) Dominic Browne. Burning Love now has 14 CCs all with BOB and is the...

History Spotlight: JORUBEN

History Spotlight: JORUBEN

History spotlight...... JORUBEN. Miss T. Wright. Theresa Wright began her ownership of ETTs with a dog, Rudiz Stormbringer. He was a very large dog and didn't acquit himself, with any glories in the show ring. Having been bitten by the dog showing bug...

History Spotlight: QUINOA

History Spotlight: QUINOA

History spotlight...... QUINOA. When I purchased my first ETT ( late 1985), two kennels dominated the CCs, Quinoa & Brynlythe. Quinoa ( Mrs Petronelle Kitson) came from chihuahuas to ETT circa 1970. Basing her breeding on the bitch Star of Lenster and the...

History Spotlight: CAESAREA

History Spotlight: CAESAREA

History spotlight...... CAESAREA (Mrs Gloria Hoar) Caesarea is an antiquity's coastal town on Israel's Mediterranean coast. I am not aware that Mrs Hoar was Jewish, though. The name is not to be confused with Caesarean, the Ill fated son of Cleopatra &...