Posts with tag Grand Union Canal

NEWS FLASH: ‘Jilly’s Jolly Jaunt’ Ends in Triumph!

A five-day, 140-mile journey along the banks of England’s Grand Union Canal culminated today with the arrival of Gavin Robertson and his Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Ch. Soletrader Peek a Boo at London’s Great Ormond Street Hospital. A crowd of well-wishers was on hand to greet the weary wanderers who this week have so far… read more

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‘Jilly’s Jolly Jaunt’ Moves Closer to Goal

“It’s been busy,” says breeder/owner-handler Gavin Robertson of the life he’s been living since he handled the Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Ch. Soletrader Peek a Boo to Best in Show at Crufts Dog Show in March of this year. It seems as if the pair hasn’t stopped moving since their big win. The two are currently… read more

‘Jilly’s Jolly Jaunt’ Is Taking Steps for Dogs

Britain’s 2012 Top Dog and 2013 Crufts Best in Show winner, Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen Ch. Soletrader Peek a Boo, will be going for a walk starting on Monday next week with breeder/owner-handler Gavin Robertson along England’s Grand Union Canal to raise contributions and awareness for several dog-related charities. The planned promenade, dubbed “Jilly’s Jolly… read more