Posts with tag Damara Bolte

Angie with the Scottish Deerhound GCh. Foxcliffe Hickory Wind. ‘Hickory’ was the 2010 Number 5 Hound and the 2011 Westminster Best in Show winner. She was owned by Sally Sweatt and her breeders, Cecilia and Scott Dove.

Best In Show Daily’s Who’s Who: Angela Lloyd

Professional handler Angela Lloyd is a second-generation dog show person who, at a fairly young age, has had great success so far in the sport. She handled the 2011 Westminster Best in Show-winning Scottish Deerhound, GCh. Foxcliffe Hickory Wind. Angie answered our Who’s Who questions. 1. Where were you born? Washington, D.C. 2. What roles… read more

The Basenji is known as the “barkless dog,” although the breed makes a yodel-like sound when excited. Photo © Sergey Rusakov/Dreamstime.

Breeder Buzzwords – The Basenji

Central Africa has been the home of the Basenji for thousands of years. Since the time of the pharaohs, “the dog of the forest” has hunted alongside local peoples in the Ubangi-Uele basin, eking out a living in the heart of Africa. Research studies of canine DNA suggest the Basenji is one of the few… read more


Venerable Old Dominion Is More Than Just a Dog Show

Cherry blossoms are the symbol of springtime in the metropolitan Washington, D.C., area, and the Cherry Blossom Cluster signals the start of the region’s spring show season. This year, a dozen specialty clubs will welcome exhibitors on Friday, April 20, 2012, to the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium for the first of four days of… read more