News & Achievements
December 2022: Seren receives her Kennel Club Good Citizen Bronze Award at just 5 months of age, making her the youngest Samoyed (along with her half-sister) to pass a KCGC assessment.
October 2022: Sonechka receives her Kennel Club Good Citizen Gold Award.
June 2022: Dillen and Sonechka welcome a beautiful litter into the world, out of which Bacchus and Seren stay with us.
October 2021: Sonechka gains both her Kennel Club Bronze and Silver Good Citizen awards in a single testing session at Dig it Dogs
September 2021: Sonechka makes her showing debut placing 1st in Junior Bitch under Irene Green, at Darlington Championship Show
August 2021: Dillen sires a beautiful litter (out of Whitespirit Spring Rogue) for the Khorobroi kennel. We are looking forward to his sons and daughters growing up and being shown and worked in harness.
July 2021: Svetlana gains her RL5Ex (Rally Level 5 Excellent) title
September 2019: Svetlana gains her RL4Ex title.
September 2019: Dillen places 2nd in Limit Dog in a strong class of eight, at Darlington Championship Show, under judge Keith Nathan.
July 2018: Dillen places 1st in Postgraduate Dog, at Leeds Championship Show under judge Sue Smith.
July 2018: Dillen places 1st in Postgraduate Dog at the Northern Samoyed Society Open Show under judge Roz Makepeace
April 2018: Svetlana gains her RL3Ex title with 3 Level 3 first places in 3 consecutive shows
September 2018: Dillen places 1st in Postgraduate Dog in a class of three at the British Samoyed Club open show under judge Deborah Fleming
March 2018: Svetlana represents North England at the Crufts Rally Obedience Interregionals (Level 2)
December 2017: Svetlana wins 1st place in Level 2 at the LKA Rally Obedience Show
November 2017: At the AMCUK Weight Pull in Northallerton, Dillen creates the UK record for the highest weight pulled by a Samoyed (1000 lb over 16 feet)
September 2017: Dillen places 1st in Postgraduate Dog in a class of three at the British Samoyed Club Open Show under judge Hedd Richards.
September 2017: Dillen places 1st in Postgraduate Dog in a strong class of four at Driffield Championship Show under judge Penny Roberts
July 2017: Svetlana begins her rally obedience career at the Kennel Club Open FITDogs Haxey show, placing 3rd in Level 1 and 5th in Level 2
August 2017: Svetlana gains her RL1Ex title, with a 1st place in Level 1 and 2nd place in Level 2
June 2016: Dillen places 2nd in Junior Dog at his first championship show (Blackpool) under Rory Doedjins, qualifying for Crufts. This begins his showing career, with his most recent placing under Keith Nathan at Darlington Championship Show (2nd in Limit Dog in a strong class of 8).
March 2015: Svetlana gains her KC GCDS Bronze award
February 2015: Svetlana gains her KC GCDS Silver award
May 2014: Svetlana passes the Pets as Therapy dog assessment and becomes a PAT dog.
February 2014: Svetlana gains her KC GCDS Bronze Award, after being initially written off by our dog training club as “untrainable”.
February 2013: Svetlana (now Svetlana Shining Moon over Svetllen RL5Ex) is born, starting us off on our great Samoyed adventure