Posts with tag GCh. Foxcliffe Hickory Wind

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

Mrs. Geraldine Rockefeller Dodge imported the fiery Doberman Pinscher Ferry von Rauhfelsen of Giralda from Germany that promptly went Best in Show at the Garden in 1939.

Memories of Westminsters Past

The weekend before Westminster the whole dog world is naturally wondering what will happen on Tuesday night during Best in Show at Madison Square Garden. I’ll be there, I’ll be watching, and I hope to help report from the show for BIS Daily – but as a counterweight to all the predictions about who will… read more


Four Westminster Winners to Attend Angel On a Leash Benefit

For the third year in a row, past Westminster winners will join with celebrants at the Angel On a Leash benefit to honor this year’s recipients of the organization’s Halo Awards. Four living legends, Pekingese ‘Malachy,’ Ch. Palacegarden Malachy, Scottish Deerhound ‘Hickory,’ GCh. Foxcliffe Hickory Wind, Scottish Terrier ‘Sadie,’Ch. Roundtown Mercedes of Maryscot, and Beagle ‘Uno,’ Ch…. read more

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‘Hickory’ Makes Proud Return to New York as Dam of Nine

“Nine on the ninth.” That’s how Cecilia Dove and her husband, Scott, refer to the nine puppies that GCh. Foxcliffe Hickory Wind had on October 9, 2011. A Scottish Deerhound whelping nine puppies isn’t unheard of, but it’s big news when the dam is the first of her breed to win Best in Show at… read more