Rural – Jersey Country Life Magazine


As individual owners return from this year’s Crufts, we are delighted to publish details of Jersey successes.

Christine Marett, owner of Cesky Terriers, reports that her dog, Gayteckels Bottoms Up, won 1st prize in Veteran Bitch, Best Bitch, Reserve Best of Breed & Best Veteran in Breed. The dog is pictured above, handled by Yakira Michel.

Jsy Ch Idefix Day Break at Gayteckels, came 2nd  in Good Citizen dog;  handled by Yakira Michel.
Jsy Ch Gayteckels Musical Melody, won 2nd  in Open Bitch class.
Gayteckels Sister Act, 1st  in Good Citizen Bitch.
The breed is featured in the latest edition of RURAL magazine, in an interview with Christine, titled ‘Queen of the Czech mates’.

Christine Marett and friends

Linda McFarlane

In Löwchen class:

  • Kerryken Keir Rob (pet name, ‘Sox’) Won 5th  place in Open class and 1st in Good Citizen class. 

  • Sharlarna Eagle at Glendyke (below)  aged 13 yrs 6 months, won 3rd in Veteran class and 3rd in Good Citizen class

In Japanese Chin class:

  • Jeskandai no Yokon (pet name ‘Jonti’) won 3rd place in Good Citizen class.

  • Myojo Morgan (pet name, ‘Morgan’) won 3rd place in Veteran class and 2nd in Good Citizen class

In Portuguese Water Dog class:

  • Micador William (pet name, ‘William’)2nd post graduate 2 limit and 4th in the Good Citizen class

Picture 5

Linda and William, the Water Dog (who hates water)

In the Jack Russell class:

  • Kabu Take-it To the Max (Pet name, ‘Berite’): 3rd place in the Good Citizen class.


Papillon: Forepaws Dutch Courage for Invanse, owned by Lorraine Stewart-Smith, Shane Church, Lyn Church and Sarah Cooper. Personal kennel name: Imenso; pet name: ‘Fidget’.  1st in both Post Graduate class and Mid Limit Dog class


Claire White (Kennel Club of Jersey Registrar)

Jersey Champion Granrose Blue Topaz, cocker spaniel (pet name, Orchid)

Very highly commended in Good Citizen class (of 19 competitors)

Claire White with Orchid

Nigel and Ro Cox

English Springer Spaniel Tiroen To Have And To Hold (pet name Farrah) 3rd in Junior Bitch Class

Piotr and Agata Kucza

Irish Terrier, International/Jersey/Polish Champion Brazan Amber Pageant (pet name Amber)  3rd in Veteran Bitch class.

Irish Terrier, Amberville No One Like You (pet name Sienna)  Very Highly Commended in Junior Bitch Class

Mark Selby, Claire Allen and Fiona Whitehead

 Best Dog (Challenge Certificate and Best of Breed) for their Griffon Bruxellois, Zilcan Monkey Business- now a champion subject to Kennel Club confirmation
 Best Bitch (Challenge Certificate) Zilcan Blazinickers
Mark Selby, ClaireAllen, Marie Claire Hannigan and Fiona Whitehead  – Best Puppy Zilcan Parker

Pictured L-R are Claire Allen with Denzil, Edward Allen, Mark Selby with Nicky,  David Roberts with Troy, Kennel Club of Jersey president and show secretary Fiona Whitehead, and the judge, Stuart Plane

Stuart and Pamela Mottershaw and Fiona Officer

Saluki, Jersey and Irish Champion Ulmaraa Na, (pet name Sydney) was placed 3rd in the Veteran Dog Class. The Judge was Ms Ute Lennartz from Germany. There was a huge entry of over 100 Salukis. 

Stuart Mottershaw with Sydney



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