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Saturday 6th July 2013 - The Finnish Retriever Club 50th Anniversary Championship Show , Tammela , Finland . 

Charmaine and Bart had the pleasure of judging the Golden Retrievers at the Finnish Golden Retriever Club Championship Show ,

which was celebrating its 50th birthday.   

 News from Switzerland ......... "Ramchaine Silvery Moon"

by Multi Ch Beethoven of the Hellacious Acres ex Ramchaine Moonstruck
 had her very 1st show  on the IHA St . Gallen in Switzerland.
 She was absolutely fantastic making her owner Marina Nielson
 immensely proud by winning 1st Excellent in the Intermediate class,
the CAC , the CACIB and then BOB too!!!
Not stopping at that ..... she then became the Winner of Group 8 ........
 and more over  .... Best In Show 3 !!! Not bad for a start on her show career!!
The next day she had her second show and again won 1st Excellent ,
 the CAC and then the RCACIB !!!

Huge congratulations to the beautiful Sophie on your great achievements  xXx

At home in Twisk

On Thursday 11th July Morwenna had her puppies to our JCH Noah of the Hellacious Acres - 1 x precious little girls and 5 x beautiful boys. 

You can see more photos from the litter on Morwenna's Progeny  Page . Mum and her new babies are all doing great xXx

Thursday 11th July 2013  - Noah makes the trip to Ireland!!

Our young Noah of the Hellacious Acres 

( Ch Dewmist Servantes ex Ch Philomena of the Hellacious Acres ) 

has gone on a little holiday trip to spend a few weeks in Ireland with Kerrie & Katie Kelly of the Zenevieva Golden Retrievers. 

He already has on his agenda some shows,  girls, lots of fun and the beach !!! 

The GRC Centenary Celebration Weekend  13th & 14th July 2013

At the Bathurst Estate in Cirencester, England


The Golden Retriever Club celebrated its existance for 100 years with various activities , displays and exhibitions to mark the occasion. As well as their Special Centenary Championship Breed Show on the Sunday.


The venue was the magnificent grounds of Bathurst Estate and Golden enthusiasts had flocked together from all over the world to share in the events.


Vogue & Charmaine take the opportunity to make use of the Centenary podium!!


Charmaine and Bart were in the Champions Parade with Vogue & Ludwig  on the Saturday which had a massive entry of over 97 wonderful  champions from various countries participating.


A super picture of Ludwig on the move in the big ring taken by Liz Molnar - Thank You!

We are fortunate to have 11 super champions at home and chose two to attend the Parade with us ......  Ludwig – “Multi Ch Beethoven of the Hellacios Acres”  & Vogue – “Multi Ch Velvenya Vogue of Ramchaine JW”


Also with us of course was our precious little treasure Sebastian


Internationl Show Ch / Dutch Ch / Danish Ch/ German & VDH Ch Beethoven of the Hellacious Acres was in the huge Open Dog Class of 35 super males.
He has to his credit to date now won as well as the above 5 x Champion titles -
 35 x CACs , 6 x RCACs, 7 x CACIBs , 2 x UK RCCs   ..... plus his Dutch JCH title, German JCH title, the Amsterdam Jnr Winner title’10 & the Bundesjugendsieger ‘10 title.


International Show Ch / Dutch Ch / Luxembourg Ch / German & VDH Ch Velvenya Vogue of Ramchaine was in the superb Open Bitch class which had an entry of 32 quality bitches. Vogue now has to her credit won, as well as the above 5 x Champion titles -  39 x CACs , 7 x RCACs , 6 x CACIBs , 4 x RCACIBs , 2 x UK CCs  ,  UK RCC  ..... plus her UK Junior Warrant , and the titles of  Dutch JCH., Lux JCH., German JCH, VDH JCH, the Amsterdam Jnr Winner’09 , Bundesjugendsieger’09,  German GRC Sieger’11, and European Winner title 2011. 


Photo of the Open Bitch class shortlist of 7 super bitches with Vogue 3rd from the left and Sh Ch Ramchaine Green Glow by Fenwood JW behind her with owner Anita Campion  (‘Elle’  now has won 20 x CCs , 18 x RCCs  and was Top Puppy in Breed  2006)


A happy  moment  for Charmaine & Anita  with a 2nd place for Vogue and a 3rd place for Elle in the magnificent Open Bitch Class from an entry of 32 bitches!!


The judge Heather Morris (Sandusky) writes her critique on the first and second place dogs ....... a proud moment for us and our stunning supershowgirl  Vogue .


Time to relax , run and roll in the grass after the show



Sebastian enjoys the freedom of running around on the grass too


                              Our star of the day – our Vogue xXx xXx xXx

A  BIG BIG THANK YOU to her Breeders Sue and Peter Francis
for our very special super show girl

- glad you were there too to watch her in her glory xXx  xXx xXx

Saturday 3rd August at the DRC Frankischer Retrievertag , Hochstadt, Germany ,
The German Retriever Club Specialty Championship Show
Judge : Dagmar Winter -D ( Fourwind Cottage) 


Another SUPER day for our young showteam starting with Trevor winning 1st

Excellent in Junior Dog with the JCAC & JVDH awards - despite having lost all of his beautiful puppy coat the day before  in the bath – superb in his construction he has nothing to hide so is still our gorgeous glamour boy  -  even when rather naked!!


Trevor “Ramchaine Moment of Truth” - strides around the ring with style and thrills us by becoming BEST DOG at the tender age of nearly 11 months !!


Lizanna of the Hellacious Acres ( Multi Ch Beethoven of the Hellacious Acres ex Ch Jacquetta of the Hellacious Acres) also makes us proud by winning 1st Excellent in Junior Bitch with the JCAC & JVDH awards.


This win makes our 12 month old Lisza into a GERMAN JUNIOR CHAMPION!!!  Hooray!!!


Now 20 months  of age our Jelly – “Ramchaine Belly Dancer” – wins 1st Excellent in the Intermediate Class with the CAC & VDH awards.


Our ever wagging sweet Jina – “Ramchaine Monkeynut”  ( Multi Ch Barnum of the Hellacious Acres ex CH Ramchaine Jaq of Hearts JW) is 2nd Excellent in Open Bitch with the RCAC & RVDH awards .


Ramchaine Belly Dancer ( CH Dewmist Lawrence of Arabia ex Ch Ramchaine Jaq of Hearts JW)  makes the day even better by becoming BEST BITCH and then BEST OF BREED too!!!


Ramchaine Moment of Truth ( Multi Ch Majik Truth or Dare ex Ramchaine Monkeynut) is declared Best Opposite Sex.

The judge Dagmar Winter with her  BOB & BOS of the day .... our  youngsters “Jelly & Trevor” !!

Saturday 10th August – Bangor and North Down Canine Club All Breed Championship Show, Belfast, Ireland.

Noah had his first show in Ireland, (where he is staying for the Summer with Anne, Katie & Kerrie Kelly - Zenevieva) and thrilled
us by winning Open Dog Class, becoming BEST DOG and gaining his 1st GREEN STAR!!! Noah was expertly handled by the
talented Katie and obviously had fun and enjoyed being in the ring with her. VERY well done and BIG BIG thanks for showing
him & looking after him so wel girls!!!

Our Noah of the Hellacious Acres then became BEST OF BREED too! Pictured here with the breed judge
Mr. Poitr Krol from Poland & handler Katie Kelly. A fabolous start at all to his show time in Ireland! To top the day
in the main ring he became 3rd in the Group 8 judging, under Mrs Tuus Boogaert - Kwint

*** Our gorgeous kissy Noah with his first Green Star Certificate ***

**Noah does the MUNSTER CIRCUIT with Kerry & Katie an has an intensive week of travelling, preparations, and shows before back to playtime on the beach !!!**


Saturday 17th August : All Ireland GRC  Championship Show
- judge Heather Morrison (Karparla) from Australia  - Noah is 2nd in Open Dog

 Sunday 18th August : Clonmel & DCS All Breed Championship Show
- judge Mr. J. Guillamon from France – Noah is 2nd in Open Dog

Tuesday 20th August : Killarney & DCS All Breed Championship Show
judge  Mr G. Kips from Luxembourg – Noah is 2nd in Open Dog

Thursday 22nd August : Limerick &DCS All Breed Championship Show
- judge Mrs. T. Dennis from Ireland  Noah is 1st in Open Dog

 ...... and wins the Reserve Green Star!!

Saturday 24th August : Tralee & DCS All Breed Championship Show
- judge  Mrs. P. Itkonen from  Finland   Noah is 1st in Open Dog

........ and wins the Green Star ....... and Best of Breed !!!




A few pictures of Noah expertly handled by Katie Kelly at the Munster Circuit


... Noah in relaxed mode,  chilling in the sea  after his successful week of shows.

Sunday 25th August – Rotterdam International All Breed Championship Show –
The Netherlands – Judge Kim Ellis –UK (Tenfield)


11 month old Ramchaine Moment of Truth – “Trevor” -  was 2nd Excellent in Junior Dog from an entry of 13 juniors.


His litter sister Ramchaine Truely True – “Trudie” - was also 2nd Excellent in her large Junior Bitch class of 18 entries.


Ramchaine Moonbeam “Fern” won 1st Excellent in the Intermediate Bitch class


Ramchaine Moonbeam is by Multi Ch Beethoven of the Hellacious Acres ex Ramchaine Moonstruck


“Fern” becomes BEST BITCH with the CAC & CACIB awards!!!

Fern's critique from the judge Kim Ellis ( Tenfield) :
Caught my eye as soon as she entered the ring. Oozes quality. So very well balanced. Compactly and Soundly made. Beautiful and balanced head, dark eye and pigment. Good length of neck and well laid shoulder. Very good front and rear angulation. Not overdone in any way. Level topline and tailset. Flows so easily , freely and soundly. 1st Excellent CAC & CACIB .
Thank you for this wonderful write up and appreciating the qualities of our beloved 'Fern' .


The judge with her Best Dog and Best Bitch 


A special moment for us to celebrate the 1st Dutch CAC for our ‘Fern’


Ramchaine Medallion ( Multi Ch Barnum of the Hellacious Acres ex Multi Ch Ramchaine Essentail JW)  owned by Damien Krzemien in Poland achieves his  POLISH CHAMPION Title !!! *Congratulations from us and his mum and dad!!!*


Ramchaine Fantisimo ( Multi Ch Beethoven of the H/A ex Multo Ch Velvenya Vogue of Ramchaine JW) owned by Evgeniya Sitnikova in Russia wins 1st Excellent with the JCAC & JBOB awards in Moscow under judge Andrzej Stepinski from Poland . 

More updates from Australia  ....

Ramchaine Fan Dabby Dozy ( Multi Ch Beethoven of the Hellacious Acres ex Multi Ch Velvenya Vogue of Ramchaine JW)  belonging to Rosemary Easton & Danielle Hall,  coninues his winning ways with winning 1st in Junior Dog at the Gundog Society Show  under judge Mrs B. Morgan from Queensland expertly handled by Rose’s daughter Alice and also achieves  1st  in Junior Dog with the Best Junior in Breed award at the Spring Fair International Show under judge Anne  Cuthbert from Ireland. Well done ‘Fabio’ xXx

Leonardo of the Hellacious Acres ( Multi Ch Beethoven of the Hellacious Acres ex Ch Jacquetta of the Hellacious Acres)  pictured with his proud owners  Rosemary Easton & Danielle Hall at the Brisbane Royal Queensland Show on 12th August after winning 1st in his Junior Dog class under judge Paula Heikkinen Lehkonen from Finland.

Two stunning classic headshots of Ludwig’s children at 8 months of age – the very gorgeous  Ollie ( Dobro Dolce Dante) & Bronte ( Dobro Dolce Vitaa) owned and bred by Liz Molnar from Brisbane . 


Our oldest members of our Golden family still enjoy their daily walks but need time to rest and recover some energy  before heading back home again ! from left to right is our two Elswood The Highlander daughters -  Jenna (Eastonwood High Falutin’ of Ramchaine) who will be 15 years in September, Jazmin ( Multi Ch Remington Requisite of Ramchaine) now 13.5 years , next is Jenna’s daughter ‘Jiorj’ ( Sh Ch Ramchaine Rubellite) who is 12.5 years and far right is Martha of the Hellacious Acres who at 10 years young is not so sure she should be included as yet with the ‘oldie crew’!!!


Multi Ch Martha of the Hellacious Acres is now 10 years old and still enjoys spending time running about,  playing and swimming in the sea.

Saturday 31st August – The German  GRC Specialty breed Championship Show
Hammoor, Germany, Dog Judge :  Sverre Sand (Waterloo) Norway
Bitch Judge : Ralf Koch ( of the Crow Valley) Germany.

Again a consistent day for our  chosen young team of four between them winning  a CAC,  RCAC, JCAC, RJAC !!!


The day started with our 11month old Trevor - ‘Ramchaine Moment of Truth’ - now minus his beautiful puppy coat, in the Junior dog class of 13 males ..... where he achieved the JCAC award!

His litter sister Trudie  - ‘Ramchaine Truely True’ also had an entry of 13 females in her Junior Bitch class and won 2nd Excellent with the RJCAC award.


Haydn of the Hellacious Acres owned and adored by Sven & Alexandra Budde won 2nd Excellent with the RCAC in the Champion Dog class behind the overall Best Dog winner.

Ramchaine Belly Dancer had 11 bitches entered in her Intermediate class and became 2nd Excellent with the RCAC award.

Our beautiful Jina – ‘Ramchaine MonkeyNut’ wagged her way continually through the large Open Bitch class of 20 entries to win  1st Excellent with the CAC


Ramchaine MonkeyNut t (Multi Ch Barnum of the Hellacioua Acres ex Dutch/German Ch Ramchaine Jaq of Hearts JW) makes us extremely happy by winning her 3rd German  CAC !!!

Our new young hopefulls for the future ....and all descendents from 4 different daughters (Jaq /Elle /Jade & Jeree)  of our magnificent UK SH Ch / Dutch Ch/ German Ch  Remington Requisite of Ramchaine (Top Brood in the UK 2007 /2008 /2010 & 2011):

Ramchaine Rosalia - “Rosa” -  ( JCH Noah of the Hellacious Acres ex Dutch /German Ch Ramchaine Jaq of Hearts ) at 3.5 months of age.


Cleopatra of the Hellacious Acres – “Cleo” -  with her wild puppy coat at 3.5 months

(Multi Ch Beethoven of the Hellacious Acres ex Sophia of the Hellacious Acres)


 Fenpinque Glitterbabe of Ramchaine -  “Glitter” -  ( Sh Ch Shardenell Castaspell ex Fenwood Glitteratti) at 3.5 months


Ramchaine Pink Persona -  “Fiona”-   pictured at 4 months of age ( Belgian Sh Ch Thornywait Aceymac ex Ramchaine Moonstruck)


Ramchaine Pink Passion  -  “Flame” -  at 4 months of age  ( Belgian Sh Ch Thornywait Aceymac ex Ramchaine Moonstruck)