25/09/2016

FLCGB Eleventh Single Breed Open Show, Sunday 25th September.
Our 11th single breed open show was held at our next venue. Judge Dorothy White had an entry of 42 dogs. Best in Show went to Champion Oberitz Silmanilo, owned and bred by Niki Allison. With Reserve went to her Father Glenchess Vaeltaja owned by Steve & Elaine Short.
For full results and Critique, please click here.
Thank you for your continued support, and we hope you enjoyed your day with us.
Please note that next years open show moves back to the saturday, we apologise for recent open show changes. Please see our show calendar for more infomation.

Latest News

06/04/2012 ~ FLCGB Championship Show results can be found on the Club Events Page (here)  Critiques will be added soon.
26/03/12 ~ Important information regarding parking at the FLCGB Championship Show can be seen here.
26/03/12 ~ The FLCGB Yearbook will be available to purchase at the FLCGB Championship Show at a cost of just 8.50.  If you would like to reserve a copy please let me know by emailing me at lappies@btinternet.com
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09/02/2016

FLCGB Sixth Single Breed Championship Show, Saturday 9th April.
Our 5th single breed Championship show was a huge success, a brilliant entry of 97 dogs for our Judge Mr Espen Engh (Norway). Best in Show and winning her third CC to become a champion, was Ch. Elbereth Pelinainen JW.
For full results and Critique, please click here.
Thank you for your continued support, and we hope you enjoyed your day with us.
Our next championship show will be held on 08/04/17, Our Judge is Breed specialist Mrs Elaine Short of Glenchess. Please see our show calendar for more infomation.

16/08/2015

FLCGB Tenth Single Breed Open Show, Sunday 16th August.
Our 10th single breed open show was held at our next venue. Judge Marion Hodgson had an entry of 33 dogs. Best in Show went to Champion Glenchess Ilolas, owned by Steve and Elaine Short. With Reserve and Best Puppy going to Phillip Jacksons Tilkkuturkin Hallantuoma to Elbereth.
For full results and Critique, please click here.
Thank you for your continued support, and we hope you enjoyed your day with us.
Please note that next years open show moves to our now permanent date of end of September. Please see our show calendar for more infomation.

11/04/2015

FLCGB Fifth Single Breed Championship Show, Saturday 11th April.
Our 5th single breed Championship show was a huge success, a brilliant entry of 105 dogs making 149 entries for our Judge Mr Tapio Kakko (Finland). Best in Show and Best Veteran went to Oberitz Onnetar Owned and bred by Niki Allison. She went on to become a Champion later this year.
For full results and Critique, please click here.
Thank you for your continued support, and we hope you enjoyed your day with us.

01/09/2014

FLCGB Ninth Single Breed Open Show, Saturday 30th August.
Our 9th single breed open show was a success, over 50 Lapphunds entered with a class entry of 93 for our Judge Mr Stuart Band. Best in Show went to Oberitz Rumpali Owned by Debra Robinson. Our New Special classes pulled in a lovely entry of 23 for Judge Mrs Dorothy White (Cheville)
For full results and Critique, please click here.
Thank you for your continued support, and we hope you enjoyed your day with us.

21 /01/2014

For those of you considering having your dogs Pompes tested a competitive lab has been found.  Contact the Animal Health Trust (here) to find out more about their service.

19/01/2014

An updated version of the Membership Application and Renewal form has been uploaded to the site and it can be found here. Please note the additional check box on this form which asks whether members are happy to receive schedules for our Championship & Open Shows as not sending out hard copy schedules saves the Club a considerable sum.

11/11/2013

Dr Margaret Buckley's critique from the Club's Open Show has now been made available and it can be seen here

10/11/2013

On the Sunday of Discover Dogs the Club were invited to attend the Karlton index awards ceremony for which we had been nominated for 2 categories.  Sadly we were pipped at the post and came away empty handed - our congratulations go out to the Daschund Breed Council who swept the field.

08/11/2013

Dogs belonging to members of the Club will be representing the breed at this autumn's Discover Dogs which takes place at Earls Court over the weekend of November 9th and 10th - so why not come along to stand DD72 and say hello.

28/10/2013

A few copies of the 2013 FLCGB Yearbook are still available to purchase at 8.50 if you would like one of these please contact me.

01/09/2013

The Club's 8th Open Show was extremely well supported and was, according to many that I spoke to, one of the most enjoyable shows of the year - thank you to everyone that made that possible. The results of the show, judged by Dr Margaret Buckley, can be seen here. Her critique will be added to the page as soon as they have been received.

 

On the same day, and on the same site that our Open Show was taking place, the City of Birmingham Show was held, the Lapphunds were judged my FLCGB Committee member Vikki Lloyd and the results can be seen here.

06/082013

The 2013 Lappy Weekend was a resounding success as was the Breed discussion that took place on the Sunday.  Watch out for a report of both of these activities in the forthcoming newsletter.

18/07/2013

The latest health reports are now on line and these can be accessed from the Health page of this site, here

07/07/2013

The Club are delighted to announce that Louise Wyatt has become a member of the Committee - in addition to looking after the Club Shop she will also be responsible for the Club's Newsletter (latest issue currently under production).

11/06/2013

On May 11th 2013 Elaine Short, FLCGB Secretary, was privileged to be able to judge Finnish Lapphunds at the National Dog Show - her critique of the entrants can be seen here.

13/05/2013

The results and critiques of the 2013 Championship Show can now be found on the Club Events page here

The Judge's lists have been updated.

12/04/2013
The Karlton index scores 2013 are now published and I'm very happy to say that the Finnish Lapphund is amongst the top 25. 

For those who does not know what the Karlton index is, then please do visit the website which can be found here

The 2013 report can be found here

We have a number of events planned for the future including shows and social events and details of them can be found here

An interesting article about Pompe's has become available - if you would like to read it and find out more about this health issue please click here ...

22/12/2012 ~ Sara Iversen, the Club's Health Coordinator, will shortly be making available an online survey so that we, FLCGB, can get a more comprehensive picture of the overall health and status of the breed.  Members will be emailed when the survey goes live as well as links to it being added to our facebook page.  Our facebook page also includes details of how members of Lapphunds, used for breeding, can participate in testing for Pompe.
01/11/2012 ~ FLCGB are delighted to announce that the Club's website has been awarded 1st prize, in the Pastoral breed group, in a competition run by Dog World and Midland Counties Canine Society. This competition was open to all breed clubs and societies.  On a personal note, as the individual now responsible for the web site, I would like to thank all those that have contributed to its content over the years especially Michaela Grabowski who preceded me as web site manager.
06/09/2012 ~ The 2012 Club Open Show was a tremendous success and the results can be seen here
06/09/2012 ~ The next edition of the Club's newsletter will shortly be sent out, we are just awaiting to receive the critiques from the judge at the Open Show.
06/04/2012 ~ FLCGB Championship Show results can be found on the Club Events Page (here)  Critiques will be added soon.
26/03/12 ~ Important information regarding parking at the FLCGB Championship Show can be seen here.
26/03/12 ~ The FLCGB Yearbook will be available to purchase at the FLCGB Championship Show at a cost of just 8.50.  If you would like to reserve a copy please let me know by emailing me at lappies@btinternet.com

31/01/12 ~ If you would like a copy of the booking form for the 2012 Club yearbook please click here.

18/01/12 ~ The New Year Newsletter has just been emailed out, if you have not received your copy please email me

14/01/12 ~ Schedules for the 2012 FLCGB Championship show have just been sent out, to download an electronic copy please click here. To download the entry form click here

05/01/12 ~ The Notices for the 2012 AGM have been sent out, if you have not received yours please email Elaine Short.

06/12/11 ~ The Show Calendar for 2012 has been updated.

01/12/11 ~ The next issue of the Club's newsletter will be going out in the New Year - don't forget to let Simon lappies@btinternet.com have your submissions for inclusion.

03/09/11 ~ The results of the Club's annual Open Show have been uploaded and can be seen here.  The critiques will be uploaded as soon as they have been received and a selection of photos will be added over the next few days.

07/07/11 ~ To download the FLCGB Open Show Schedule please click here and to download the Entry Form click here.
If you are intending to bring a dog Not for Competition please click here.

12/04/11 ~ The Versatility Awards page has been updated with revised forms available for download, click here to go to the relevant section.

11/04/11 ~ Click here to see the results and critiques for the Club Championship Show.

02/04/11 ~ The results of the Club Championship Show can be seen below.

A full report of the show, and all the results, will follow in the next few days however I can report the following winners.

Elbereth Mikko BIS
Elbereth Matkamies RBIS
Sambreze Taimi of Wychewolf BOS
Glenchess Annika BP
Elbereth Pilkku BV

 

Class results (1,2,3)
Veteran Dog (3/3)
Elbereth Pilkku
Lappylans King of Mustang
Lapinlumon Esikuva

Minor Puppy Dog (3/3)
TabanyaRuu Karuselli Stig
Glenchess Rolle
TabanyaRuu Karuselli Miika

Puppy Dog (2/2)
Sambreeze Veikko Veli
TabanyaRuu Karuselli Miika

Junior Dog (2/2)
Infindigo Tuisko Usko
TabanyaRuu Karuselli Miika

Novice Dog (1/1)
Ypreau Aleksi

Yearling Dog (4/5)
Glenchess Iki-Ihana
Ypreau Aleksi
Oberitz Kalevala

Post Graduate Dog (8/8)
Glenchess Ilolas
Elbereth Riku
Bernavia Taika Miekka

Limit Dog (8/10)
Elbereth Matkamies
Arianrhod Kirrinkurri
Glenchess Vaeltaja

Open Dog (5/6)
Elbereth Mikko Sh CM
Int & Fin Ch Glenchess Revontuli
Glenchess Susihukka

KC Good Citizen Dog (4/4)
Elebereth Mikko Sh CM
Elbereth Matkamies
Sambreeze Ruskea Karsia

Veteran Bitch (8/9)
Glenchess Musta Sametti
Hildrek Siskin D'Ypreau
Elbereth Noki with Obertitz

Minor Puppy Bitch (2/3)
Glenchess Anikka
Glenchess Asta

Puppy Bitch (2/2)
Ivydale Tellervo
Sambreeze Piru Pimeassa

Junior Bitch (2/3)
Ivydale Tellervo
TabanyaRuu Fiia

Novice Bitch (1/2)
Ypreau Annuka

Yearling Bitch (4/5)
Elbereth Tiia
Honeybears Lumi Pilva
Ypreau Annuka

Post Graduate Bitch (13/14)
Morval Fire Foxi
Pajeant Birghitta
Millermead Dove of Peace at Marymead

Limit Bitch (12/12)
Sambreeze Taimi of Wychewolf
Sambreeze Suklaa Karamelli
TabanyaRuu Peppi

Open Bitch (6/9)
Ir Ch Millermead Nordic Breeze Sh CM
Oberitz Onnetar
Elbereth Penikka

KC Good Citizens Bitch (3/4)
Elbereth Ainokainen
Elbereth Kuutano D'Ypreau
Thulens Jenni

Brace (4/4)
Glenchess Iki-Ihana & Glenchess Ilolas
Arianrhod Kirrinkurri & Arianrhod Kimaltava
Tabanyaruu Fiia & TabanyaRuu Peppi

Breeders (5/5)
Elbereth A (Kia joins Bridus, Suvi at Cochcochr, Matkamies, Mikko)
Glenchess (Iki-Ihana, Ilolas, Vaeltaja, Anikka)
Elbereth B (Kyky, Apina at Pavoskas, Kukka, Penikka)

E&OE

Look out for the next issue of the FLCGB newsletter for a full show report and all placings.

08/01/11 ~ The schedule and entry form for the Club Championship Show are now available to download, to do so please go to the Show Calendar page here

16/12/10 ~ More dogs have been added to the Veterans page more

30/11/10 ~ Updates have been made to the Show Calendar page with details of new judges and changes to show secretaries.

02/11/10 ~ Updates on puppies and planned litters can be seen on the Breeders' page

25/10/10 ~ The 2011 Show Calendar has been updated, check out Events & Shows more

08/09/10 ~ The Kennel Club have just updated the list of acceptable colours, the complete list can be seen here

08/09/10 ~ The Kennel Gazette, is featuring our fabulous breed in "Judges Choice" more

05/09/10 ~ The Club Open Show report more

08/09/10 ~ Black, Black & Tan, Black & White, Black Tan & White, Brown, Brown & Tan, Brown & White, Brown Grizzle, Brown Grizzle & White, Brown Tan & White, Brown Wolf Sable, Brown Wolf Sable & White, Cream, Cream & White, Grizzle, Grizzle & White, Red, Red & White, Sable, Sable & White, Tricolour, White, Wolf Sable, Wolf Sable & White.

08/09/10 ~ The Kennel Gazette, the monthly magazine of the Kennel Club, is featuring our fabulous breed in "Judges Choice" which will appear in the November issue. This periodical is read throughout the world and offers you a showcase for your dogs.  Click here for advertising rates, here for the booking form and here or here for examples of previous features.

05/09/10 ~ The Club Open Show, which took place on Sept 4th, saw an entry of 64 dogs (71 class entries over 19 classes) as well as 3 in Junior Handling.  Critiques and results can be seen here.