We now have our Yearling Stakes qualifiers from the Pastoral group.
Qualifiers were held at the Working & Pastoral Breeds of Wales show in Builth Wells on Saturday 21st April.
First to qualify and Winner of Pastoral Dogs was Allmark The Sequel JW ShCM, who is an Australian Shepherd and is known by his family as Alvin.
Alvin is handled by Buddies Breeder, Angie Allan. Angie chose the name Alvin he has the habit of blowing out his cheeks and smiling just like Alvin from the film ‘Alvin and the chipmonks’! Alvin has 2 CC’s and numerous RCC’s, he was also joint top puppy all breeds in 2017.
Joining Alvin at the Grand final is Border Collie ‘Tonkory Some Have It JW’ whose pet name is Summer.
Summer is owned and bred by Judith Gregory and handled by her Granddaughter Freya. Summer is bred from a Tonkory Show Champion bitch, she was top puppy in breed in 2017 and also has her JW.
We now have dog and bitch finalists in Toys, Terriers, Hounds, Working and Pastoral confirmed to represent their groups. The remaining qualifiers will be held at the National Gundog show and BUBA show.
Each qualifier will compete at the Buddies Yearling of the Year Grand Final, which will be held at Thrumpton Hall in Nottinghamshire on Sunday 3rd February 2019.