Exclusively Setters

Home for Irish Setter Lovers Around the World

Ursula wilby's Blog (44)

Latest book from the printer!

Arrived in todays post. My latest book called: Life between dogs and cats...

But only in swedish of course! Now comes the nasty bit...looking for (and finding) mistakes when it too late for any corrections. Im keeping my fingers crossed that there are not that…


Added by ursula wilby on November 23, 2007 at 7:09am — 6 Comments

By popular request (as they say) some illustrations...(with added BC for Susan and Carmel)

The Border Collie is from an article I wrote about breeds I still want to have...amongst them a BC. The text this border is thinking is; Wow..great..the metal dumb-bell! Ohhh the send-away...my favorite! Work...work...work!

All illustrations are scanned from the Kennel-club-mag or out of books...so awful quality of print. Sorry.

Bookcover...title: Doghairs in the…


Added by ursula wilby on September 28, 2007 at 3:31pm — 11 Comments

Bäring Nords Grid

My half-owned french bulldog Bäring Nords Grid (Ines) today got her first CC! Winning first the junior-class and then the CC in competition with the "big" girls at the breed special at Helsingborg (Sweden).

On the photograph she is shown standing next to her litterbrother Bäring Nords Grim.

Ines (the total pain in the neck to my irish setters, pug and all the cats) is the one on the right...…


Added by ursula wilby on September 8, 2007 at 12:52pm — 3 Comments

Sh Ch Wendover Gentleman...and his somewhat strange way to fame!

This story was told to me in the beginning of the 70;s by Mrs Lupton, the breeder of Labradors (and later setters) = Owner of the Dorrfiels kennels.

The local milkman was spanish and owned an irish setter that he had bought at the Wendover kennel. This dog used to accompany him on his daily milkrounds (hell this was the 60´s and nobody was allergic to dogs). Now the spanish milkman was going to return to Spain but seemed for some reason unable to take his dog with him. The dog had never… Continue

Added by ursula wilby on August 12, 2007 at 5:35am — 6 Comments



© 2021   Created by Gene.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service