BIS, GCH CH, INT MBIS Eyjahunda Þórarinn “Bubbie”
AKC BIS, INT MBIS, BISS, AKC/INT MGW, AKC GCH CH, INT CH Eyjahunda Þórarinn, HT, TDI, CGC “Bubbie”
*Þórarinn [pronounced Thor-ah-rin] means “The Good Sorcerer of Iceland”
2011: #1 AKC ISD All Systems w/7 Group Placements & BIS
2012: #1 AKC ISD All Breed w/7 Group Placements (as of May)
26 March Update: We just learned that Bub has qualified for Eukanuba 2012 already, due to this award. What a nice extra.
9 March, 2012: We are very pleased to announce that BIS, GCH CH Eyjahunda Thorarinn, CGC “Bubbie” is the first ISD to earn the Amerian Kennel Club’s Grand Champion Bronze level award! “In honor of this distinction, the AKC awards you with a special Grand Champion Bronze AKC Medallion to commemorate your dog’s place in AKC history. Your dog’s name will also be listed on the AKC Web site for its accomplishment.” Robin Stansell, Vice President Event Operations AKC. It is fun to note that our Kolperla, Kolrassa and Bragi are also in the top ten – one year after the three were retired from the ring. Kolperla has been retired Dec 2010 and was the first AKC Grand Champion ISD. We are so proud of our pack.
2012: Best of Breed at the Westminster Kennel Club show in NY, Judge Robert Slay
2011: AKC Best in Show Rose City Classic – 2100 dogs defeated, Judge Robert F. Hutton
2012: International Multiple Best in Shows
2011: BOB Eukanuba, Orlando, FL.
2011: Best in Specialty Show under Breed Expert Hans-Ake Sperne
BISS Evaluation – Best of Breed: “Excellent male with masculine head from all aspects, correct bite, excellent ears, stop and pigmentation. Could have a tone darker eyes. Very nice top line. Very well developed brisket with strong loin, high set curled tail, good bone for the size, very well developed double dew claws, very good feet. Moves energetically. A bit out toed rear. Excellent presentation. Champion Quality.”
2011: Evaluation of Breed Expert and FCI Judge Guðrún Ragnars Guðjohnsen:
“Excellent Type, Good mouth and bite. Excellent head form. Strong and masculine dog. Good proportions in the head, a little broad skull. Good pigmentation. Good neckline and topline. Excellent tail carriage. Excellent Proportions. Excellent coat. Excellent movement. Excellent angulations. Champion Quality.”
Meets all ISIC, ISAA, AKC & HRFI Recommendations for Breeding
2011 & 2012: Herding Instinct Tested. Currently taking lessons (4.12)
Temperament Tested: Excellent Temperament
Structure Eval by AKC Judge Pat Hastings at 8 weeks and Two Years
All health information is in the public CHIC Repository database IS-DNA-97/B (CHIC # 78678, OFA Excellent) http://www.offa.org/display.html?appnum=1480770#animal
Members of the Icelandic Kennel Club and ISD Breed Club in Iceland. We proudly follow ISIC/ISAA breeding recommendations, which are one and the same. Eyjahunda Icelandic Sheepd0gs are ISAA Approved Breeders 2008-2012.