Show News

Check this area often for news and pictures of shows wins by our member's dogs

Dreamer, who is a Bradford son and is owned by Azalea Alvarez, and her daughter, Monica Alvarez, placed fourth in the Hound Group during the Kenai Kennel Club shows.

Daphne, a Bradford daughter, is shown with her recent group 3 rosette from the Kenai Kennel Club shows this year.

GCH. Minsmere Bearded Mountaineer MW, CA* "Bradford" is shown winning an Owner Handler Series Group First. Bradford was bred by Azalea Alvarez, Minsmere and is co-owned and handled by Monica Alvarez, Buenavista.

*We are very excited to announce that Bradford is DNA clear for MPS-IIIa and Lafora's, two diseases that occur in the breed.

Margaux, a Bradford daughters, at just six months of age was Best in Sweepstakes at the January 2017 Florida Gulf Coast Dachshund Club Specialty.

BISS Ch. Armidach Ultimatum


Tim was bred by Anna Borisova and is owned by

Steve Campbell, Rimar.

Finished his Championship at 12 months old,

with several BOV wins and a Specialty Best of Breed.

Other Events

Dachshunds can participate in a wide variety of activities. AKC offers not only Conformation titles (Champion and Grand Champion titles) but, your Dachshund can also be titled in Obedience, Rally, Agility, Canine Good Citizen, Therapy, Earthdog, Coursing Ability, Tracking and Field. You can also add titles like Dock Diving and Barn Hunt to your dog which AKC will recognize and record for your dog. The picture below shows a wire haired dachshund going through the tunnel in a Barn Hunt trial. Note the wagging tail of this enthusiastic participant, GCH. Minsmere Morningstar MW (Stella), who is co-owned by one of our members and participates in many canine activities!

Stella shown on the right after just having earned 3 qualifying scores towards a Master title in Barn Hunt.

In spite of the short legs, Dachshunds can participate in Dock Diving, even if they do look like the canine equivalent of the Loch Ness monster when they swim. Stella winks showing us that of course she could do this too!

The Whelping Box