News 2010


Wednesday, 04 August 2010
Congratulations to Michelle Hurrell and Sonarbra Appiani (Drizzle) who competed in Leicestershire Gundog Society's 1st Grouse Pointing Test on Rosedale Moor, North Yorkshire on July 24th.
Judges were Mrs Maureen Nixon and Mrs Penny Pickstone.  13 dogs had a run, 6 grades were given - 4 good and 2 very good.  Michelle and Drizzle got a grade of Very Good.  This is their 3rd Grouse Pointing Test and their first grade.  Michelle is very pleased with Drizzle, its been hard work training him but she loves it.
Korthals Griffon Club Spring Pointing Test
The Korthals Griffon Club held their Spring Pointing Test at Catton Hall near Burton on Trent on 1st May 2010, working on Spring Wheat.
There were 16 dogs running & Ingrid Moyser’s Sanjika Abbracci (Flyn) pointed & flushed partridge and was graded “ Very Good”. Rob & Sue Blacker-Kyle’s Lucoru Midnight Jet (Jago) was the only junior in the awards, hunting & pointing partridge and was graded “Good”. The only other 2 dogs graded were GSPs, so an excellent day for the Spins, well done!
The judges were Alan Hender (Wirewolf) & Richard Herbert (Dallandor).