20 December 2017

Dezember 2017

The last month of 2017 is a very busy month. My dear and crazy exhibitors are traveling all over Europe to continue to ensure that the “Firstprizebears” Beardies are in the spotlight. Thanks to all exhibitors of our beautiful Beardies. Thanks also to all the wonderful private people who love their Firstprizebear Beardies and let them run through all the puddles, shrubs and sandy deserts.

The most phantastic result in December was BEST IN SHOW for Multi Ch. “Firstprizebears Neil Diamond” in Kiev/Ukraine.

Karlsruhe / GER a double CACIB show took place on 2 and 3 December. On the first day Mr. J. Hartig / GER and on the second day Mr. Loesaus / GER were the judges.

The Körting / Storr family arrived with their “Smokey” on the first day and started in the champion class. “Firstprizebears Manhattan” won Excellent 1 and CAC.

Family Kirmis was represented with “Firstprizebears Pasadena” in the intermediate class. Result: 1st day Excellent 3rd place 2nd day. Very good 4th place.

On 9./10.12. Wels / A had a double CACIB. On the second day the family Van Bossche was at the start for the judges Mrs. I. Hectors / BEL with “Tobi”. Excellent 2 with Res-CAC for Multi Ch. “Firstprizebears King Cool”

08.12.2017 Amsterdam / NL Holland Cup Judge Mrs. E. Eriksson and 10.12.2017 Winner Amsterdam / NL Judge Mrs. Amaral / Brazil

Ch. Firstprizebear’s Orlando Bloom had a great result. On the 8th of December (8 Beardies registered) he won the Res-CACIB and Res-CAC in the Championclass. On 10.12. with 19 registered Beardies he won the title WINNER Amsterdam with CACIB and CAC and became BOS.

He looks great and his owner Deborah Raquett is so proud of “Orlando”

Winner Amsterdam

Holland Cup

Also this weekend was Kassel / GER. Ms. Cocozza was in the ring with her “Firstprizebears Q’Walnutcreek” with the Norwegian judge Mrs. A. Indergaard. She started in the puppy class and received a great judge’s report and became Best Puppy


And if it was not enough yet …… Erba / Italy, here was the “Firstprizebears Patrick Duffy” owned by the  family Knuchel from Switzerland .Fernando Sunye brushed and presented “Paddy”. Fernando has a great talent for grooming and is a wonderful handler . The breed judge was the Serbian Mrs. G. Jovica who made him best of breed. The Luxembourger Ms Melchior placed “Paddy” in Group 1 in 2nd place. A wonderful archievment for “Paddy’s”show year 2017.


His litter brother “Firstprizebears Percy Sledge” owned by Xavier Pottiez from Belgium went to the Christmas show in Gorinchem / NL on 17-12. There, the Dutch judge Ms. L. Mouchard had an entry of  19 Beardies.

Percy won the intermediate class and received the Res-CACIB, Res-CAC.

and the little “Kate” aka Firstprizebears Q’Westwood “, owned by Berry Hoenstok, had her first show in the puppy class, all done right with the result of Best Puppy.