2009-12-26

OPEN SHOW on BOXING DAY, Sweden
The LEO daughter BEA is showing off with Grandma!

On our short visit in Sweden over Christmas we spent Boxing Day at an Open Show,
playing and training with the lovely daughter of our LEO
JAZAYHA BECAUSE 
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Beatrice showed us that she is now ready to compeate with the "Big Girls" in the NEW YEAR!
winning
BOB, GROUP-1, and BIS-2
Our thanks to judge Jenny Hall!
And to owners/breeders Jenny & Jess for letting us show Bea!



2009-12-13

BRUSSELS Int. KC WINNER Show, Belgium
She sure PLEASE PLEASE us...

On our last show of the year, Isolde continnues to shine!
Nightwind Please Please Me
Our fabulous IKAROS daughter wins another title
BRUSSELS JUNIOR WINNER 2009 

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Pictures by Stefaan vd Heyden, THANK YOU!


Beautiful Ella
CH. Tash Kurgan Time After Time
goes 2nd in championclass with excellent.

Our sincere thanks to judge Mr Rudi Brandt
and to the lovely Belgian Afghanhound team
for the warm & super friendly welcome!
LOOKING FORWARD TO SEE YOU ALL IN THE NEW YEAR!



2009-12-05

ROUEN Int. KC Show, France
BLONDS in the top!

Louise visited us here in Holland, and of course we had to do a little trip to France as well...

Nightwind Please Please Me
Wins BEST OF BREED, CAC, CACIB under highly respected breed specialist M.MATTERA (France)
and ends the day as 2nd in the group under wellknown sighthound judge Mme LOMBARD (France),
only 16 months old! Our thank's to Estelle - Maybelline knls - for the help and assistance...

CH. Tash Kurgan Time After Time
wins the Champion class and ends the day as 2nd BEST BITCH with the R.CACIB.
We are very grateful and proud! 
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2009-11-29

AMSTERDAM WINNER Int. KC Show, Netherlands
ISOLDE is AMSTERDAM JUNIOR WINNER

At the prestigeous Amsterdam Winner Show our darling ISOLDE - Nightwind Please Please Me
wins the junior class under well known breed specialist Mr Javier Blanco (Spain).
With this she earned the JUNIOR WINNER title and is now also qualified for CRUFTS 2009!
Please see a video of ISOLDE @ AMSTERDAM WINNER HERE 
Thank you Gonny, El Tayranils Afghans, for this video!

 
CH. Tash Kurgan Time After Time
was 3rd in a strong champion class.

Swedish sucess by the junior winners in Amsterdam!
In picture
Marcus & Christina and Nilla & Isolde! 
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Photo by Daniel Svensson
Our congratulations to Team Mandinah and thank you Daniel for the picture!





2009-11-08

BLEISWIJK Int. KC Show, The Netherlands
ELLA wins CACIB!

The beautiful CH. Tash Kurgan Time After Time
Is 2nd Best Bitch with R.CAC & R.CACIB (which will become a full CACIB)
on her very first apperance in The Netherlands!
Thank you Mr G.Nyman (Denmark) for appreciating this lovely girl! 
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Photo by Tempt By & Tash Kurgan

Nightwind Please Please Me
was 3rd in Junior class with Exellent, handeled by Magnus!




2009-11-04
... the pups are already ONE WEEK old!! 


Photo by Corina Van Hien - Tempt by

Today the "DREAM TEAM" at Tempt By in Holland turns one week old!
Sired by our stunning domino - IKAROS - Ch Tash Kurgan Once Upon A Time

To follow this bunch of lovely puppies please visit the TEMPT BY site....



2009-11-01
... this is MAGIC! 

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At his first show in Youngster class, MAGIC wins CC!
NIGHTWIND POWER OF MAGIC
Bred by Martina & Thomas Kempken - Owned & handled by Sandra & Stefan Kock

But this is not all...
Still very young, and only shown a few times so far... Magic is surely showing that he IS MAGIC!!!
Sigthound Specialty in Zoersel, Belgium. 1st inJunior Class. Judge Mrs. C.Roseen, knl Khaos Swe
BUNDESSIEGER SHOW in Dortmund, Germany. BOB Junior & Bundes Junior Winner. Judge Mrs. M.de Haney, knl Irminsul , D

We are sure there will be LOTS OF MAGIC in the future!


 
2009-10-28
We are so TEMPT BY these shades of REDS! 

valp-TEMPT-BY 

7 lovely puppies by
IKAROS& FLAIR 
arrived on Wednesday, October 28.
These 4 boys and 3 girls are in all different and beautiful shades of reds!

For moore info, please contact Corina & John at TEMPT BY in Holland.



2009-09-23
Are you TEMPT BY this combination... We are! 

Ikaros-and-Flair 
Swe&Dan Ch Tash Kurgan Once Upon A Time& Tempt By Golden Dawn


We are happy to announce Ikaros third litter,
this time @ Corina and John van Hien's kennel TEMPT BY in Holland.
We look forward to see what this promising blend of Scandinavian, Australian and European lines will bring!
Please have look at Ikaros other puppies and their success at following kennels:
ANAZIL in Spain
NIGHTWIND in Germany




2009-09-12 & 13
SOFIERO national KC show & LARÖD Sighthound Specialty Show, Sweden

BLONDS HAVE MOORE FUN!!!

Last show in Sweden before heading back to Holland for the rest of 2009.
It has only been a few shows this summer. But we are very happy with the results...

Nightwind Please Please Me
Winning "back to back" Junorclass, going 3rd Best Bitch at the KC show on the Saturday and 5th Best Bitch at the Specialty.
And also winning Junior BEST OF BREED and BIS-3 Junior! 

Our fairy in white & the sister of stunning IKAROS - Ch Tash Kurgan Time AFter Time
Wins Champion Class and ends the day as 2nd best bitch.
Thank you Susanne Wittkämper for handling Ella in the Best Bitch competition!
And the snow white - Tash Kurgan Pretty Hilarious
was 2nd in the Open class with CK.
My thanks to co-owner Leena Pettersson for helping out with Miranda in the Bitch finals!

Ella and Miranda @ Laröd 


2009-05-23 & 24
BOSJOKLOSTER Sighthound and Afghan Specialty Show, Sweden

Back home for a quick weekend visit with our dear family & friends!



Nightwind Please Please Me
Was shown i Junorclass going 2nd in the class and ends the day as Best Bitch 4th under Mr Steven Wheeler (Jacosta) 
Isolde-Bosjokloster-09 



Anazil One Of US
Was only shown on the Sunday. This was the first time ever since he moved to Sweden together with the Morales family. And did it very well!
Thank you Luis and Elena for letting us show Baldur. It was truly a pleasure!
Baldur was shown i a huge Junorclass of 11 males, going 3rd with Excellent (CK) under Louise Hicky (Gengala) 
Baldur-Bosjokloster-2009 



Tash Kurgan Gee How Awesome
The upcomming star - OTTO - Was as always shown to perfection by his owner/handler Mary Abrahamsson.
Otto was shown i Youngsterclass going BOS Youngster both days! 
Otto-Bosjokloster-09 



SWE/DAN CH Tash Kurgan Once Upon A Time
Our lovely IKAROS was happy to be home on Swedish grounds and with Louise by his side.
He was only shown on the Sunday but showed off well and ended up as 3rd in a very strong Championclass.
Unfortunately we have no pictures yet...

Monday morning Isolde & Nilla headed back to Holland, Magnus & Agnes. A bit tired... but happy after a fun weekend family & friends!



2009-05-03
AMIENS Int. KC Show, France
ISOLDE is turning heads!!!

Nightwind Please Please Me
At her FIRST official debute, just turning 9 months on April 30th...
ISOLDE wins her FIRST international BEST OF BREED
also winning BOB Junior!
Unfortunately too young to gain the CAC & CACIB...
 

In picture is also BOS, CAC, CACIB Calahorra Oxford Blue & Audrey Vansteelant (Sayadena Afghans)

We are truly grateful to breed specialist Mr P.Gallardo (ES)
for this FANTASTIC win!



2009-04-13

LEUWAARDEN Int. KC Show, the Netherlands
On her 2nd show ever... ISOLDE continnues to PLEASE!!!
Nightwind Please Please Me
ISOLDE @ LEUWAARDEN
Wins BEST OF BREED puppy at the ALL BREED Paasshow in Holland under well respected judge Mr. C.Vantu (RO).
Ending the day as Reserve BEST IN SHOW puppy under judge Dhr. A.R.R Doedijns (NL)
from an enormous puppy BIS of over 100 BOB pup's!
WE ARE THRILLED TO PIECES!!!

And we are also very proud of IKAROS - SWE/DAN CH Tash Kurgan Once Upon A Time-
WINNING open Class and RCACIB!



2009-04-05

FRENCH NATIONAL - FALAPA
At her VERY FIRST SHOW EVER... Our sweetheart ISOLDE shows off!

Nightwind Please Please Me
ISOLDE @ FALAPA
Wins her class under specialist M. Jean-Louis BRASSAT-LAPEYRIERE (F),
also conquering the winning Baby and Junior
and ends the day as BEST YOUNG BITCH going BOS to the stunning KHAFKA's DON DIEGO.
Please see a video of ISOLDE @ FALAPA HERE 


Isoldes father, our stunning IKAROS -
was placed 6th in a huge open class!
SWE/DAN CH Tash Kurgan Once Upon A Time-



Sadly, we have to announce that the super interesting combination between
Belle & Diesel
did not give us any puppies... But we have not given up ;o)
Please see moore under BREEDING 


2009-02-16

We are going on a "EURO TRIP"

Since Magnus is working in Holland. Nilla, Agnes, Isolde and Ikaros will joing him there for some months
to enjoy the Neterlands and the surrounding countries and of course to attend some shows...

A huge thanks to everyone at home that helps us with the rest of the gang!
Michaela & Thor, Lina & Anders who looks after Elton.
Cattis who have found a new friend in Alfred!
Louise who lets Rosalinda rule her household and play with the Tash Kurgan gang!
And Mum who spends her days taking care of Leo and his injured leg!

THANK YOU ALL, we couldn't done this without you!!!
And for EUROPE... HOPE TO SEE YOU ALL AROUND!

HOLLAND


2009-01-24

The TITIYO puppies are already four years old!!
Rosalinda, Serena, Debbie, Chelsea, Kate, Frank & Aussian...
HIP, HIP HURRAY!




2009-01-05

MY DOG / Gothenburg / Sighthound Specialty Show

The young and stunning "Carlos" wins the JUNIOR CLASS
and ended the day as BOS Junior at his FIRST show!
Anazil The Winner Takes It All
CARLOS
Breeder: Mario Pantoja Lizana, Anazil Knls, SPAIN
Owner: Kevin Royale,Kevlain Poodles & Afghans, UK



And the beautiful youngster
TASH KURGAN GEE HOW AWESOME - OTTO
Places 5th BEST MALE in a large entry!
Well done Mary!
A warm thank you to breed specialist Mrs Pamela Mottershaw, UK.



 

on 2008...


Due to our lovely Baby Agnes, our dogshowing was very limited during last year...
Despite that we managed very, very well ;o)


IKAROS
** NOW** Danish & Swedish Champion
CC & Breed winner in both Denmark & Germany
Proud father to litters at Anazil, Spain & Nightwind, Germany

LEO
** NOW** Danish & Swedish Champion
Proud father to litters at Satang-Australia, Jazayha-Italy & Rydbergs-Sweden


ELLA
** NOW** Danish & Swedish Champion



And moore joy...

** 3 CC WINNERS from our latest litter - OTTO, MIRANDA in Sweden & BETTY in Estonia **
** 1 Crufts qualification - SIGGE in UK **

** 2 NEW SWEDISH CHAMPIONS handeled by NILLA **
Multi Ch Multi Champion VIVAT-SANRAIZ GARLAND GALAXY - LISA
breeder/owner Elena Mateeva, Russia

Int, Span, Port & Swe Ch GOLDDGRAGON I LIKE TO MOVE IT - ASHA
owner Mario Pantoja Lizana, ANAZIL, Spain


Many thanks to all our friends around the globe...
and to all of you who does a FANTASTIC job with your TK afgans young & old - at home & in the ring...

Now we look forward to a 2009 filled with fun!

/ Mange, Nilla, Louise & Agnes