Ronansprey - The Present

Here we see 'Brit' - Brooklynson Britney at Ronansprey Sh.C.M,- sire:Ch. Brooklynson Headliner, Dam: Brooklynson de Havilland -full litter sister to Brooklynson Liz Taylor.

D. O. B. 20/5/00

Only occasionally shown as a youngster but won best puppy awards and B.O.B.'s. At Darlington Championship Show 2003 out of an entry of 17 she was second in Limit under judge Crawford Taylor. Britney had a super litter to Brooklynson Bogarte. We are now campaigning her son, Ronansprey Rowland Rivron R.C.C. (D. O. B. 4/10/02). Here are some of his early Championship Show placings:

11/5/03 NDCC CH. SH. A. Mather - judge, M. P. D.  2nd
16/5/03 S.K.C. CH. SH. Fern Sargeant - judge, M. P. D.  2nd
15/6/03 Border Union CH. SH. Mrs. A Hutchinson - judge, M. P.D. 1st and B. P.D.
28/7/03 Leeds CH. SH. Mrs. B. Cooney - judge,  P. D. 3rd N. D. 2nd
23/8/03 S.K.C. CH. SH. Mrs. K. Shafique - judge,  P. D. 1st and N. D. 2nd
13/9/03 Darlington CH. SH. Crawford Taylor - judge,  P. D. 3rd

A consistent winner in puppy classes at Open Show level here are some pictures of Rowland.
Rowland qualified for East Anglia's pup of the year contest held on January 24th 2004. Also in January, under breed judge Mrs. P. Hutchinson (Robroz), Rowland was reserve best dog in show at the Yorkshire Collie Club. He attained a R.C.C. at N.D.C.C. Ch. Show '04 under Jill Oliver. 

Rowland is also the proud sire of:

R. Black Velvet (Tri bitch)
R. Robert de Niro at Catchwell(Tri dog) -owned by Clare and Johnny Reid
R. River Dance (Tri dog)-owned by Tracey Jewitt
R. Rolandson (s/w dog) - owned by June Dobson

All of these lovely dogs are Open and Championship show level winners. Rowland is also the G. sire of R. Sparkle at Catchwell, B.P.B. Darlington Ch. Sh. '06. Of this litter of 5, 3 puppies qualified for Crufts at their first Championship Show - S. K. C. May '06:

R. Rob Roy ("Keltie") - owned by Kay Howarth
R. Sparkle at Catchwell ("Stella") - owned by Clare & Johnny Reid
R. Sparkling Wine ("Alice").

This was also the day that R. Robert de Niro at Catchwell ("Robbie") acquired his first R.C.C. by beating his dad (R. Rowland Rivron) into 2nd place in Open Dog. Robbie is also owned by Clare and Johnny Reid.

Our lovely tricolour Lynaire Back To Fuchsia at Ronansprey (Cher) reared 8 super sable pups to Coarhabeg Crescendo. D. O. B. 10/5/02. We kept Rosie (Ronansprey Rose at Dawn) who, again, has won well as a puppy at all levels.

Report from judge at Northumberland County Show, R. Findlay (Firecraig)  "Sable bitch, balanced head, good reach of neck, nice eye and expression, correct shoulders and nicely angulated rear, showed and moved well, very well presented."

15/2/03 Ashington C. S. Lyn Salt - judge, B. P. I. G.

Rosie won R.B.I.S. at Spennymoor Open Show on 27th December 2003 under Sue Searle - "Murrayhale" - (Breed and Group Judge) & Robin Searle - "Surlson" - (B.I.S. judge).

The picture below shows "Cida", dam Lynaire Back To Fuchsia at Ronansprey, sire Ronansprey Rowland Rivron (see B.C.C. H/Book 2004).Cida gave us a sparkling litter -sired by Ch. Aintshe Enrique -born on November 8th 2005.

The picture below shows Cida and babies.

Below we can see the collies, Terri & John Reid Jnr. on a "family" day out.