* BEST IN GROUP - Mr J Walsh (Ireland) at 12 months. (October 2006)
* BEST JUNIOR IN SHOW - Ms B Warman (NZ) at 14 months. (November 2006)
At 14 1/2 months "Walker" has gained his Australian Champion title. (December 2006)
Walker's first litter expected March 31st 2007
to Inzara Satine, owned by Inzara Kennels.
Ch Inzara Black Label ~ Walker ~
born 25th September 2005 - elbows (0,0) hips (1,1)
Sire: Kysaridge Talia Manwe
Dam Ch Inzara Destiny's Child
Breeder: L Moffat/B Foch
Walker (we couldn't call him Johnny!) has Ravvar breeding on both his sire and dam's side.
His paternal grandmother is Ch Ravvar Danae Alia ET AD CD JD and his maternal grandmother is Ch Ravvar Elara Tzanzi.
Walker is a very promising young dog who has already made an impact on the show ring.
Walker has won Best Baby in Group, 2 Minor Puppy in Groups and was Best Puppy in Show at the RRCSA Open Show in April 2006.
Walker gained his title on 9/12/06 winning BOB and Junior in Group on both days of that weekend.
Riley's show career has been limited, but she has won Best of Breed on numerous occasions. Her last shows were in April 2006, where she won Runner up Exhibit in Group at the Mt Gambier Kennel Club at Easter and then Best Ridged dog in Show at the RRCSA Open Show.
Due to our changes in lifestyle, Riley has recently been desexed and will be our treasured companion at Ravvar.
Ch Ravvar Calliopes Lyric ~Riley~
born 7th November 2001 - hip score (0,4)
Sire: Ch Groberspals Kane J
Dam: Ch Ravvar Thalia Calliope
Riley's wins during September/October 2002 include
* Best Puppy in Show - RRCSA Champ Show - Judge Breed Specialist Mrs Sue Temlett(NSW)
* Best Puppy in Show - Hound Club ACT - Judge Mr J Hubbard (Vic)
* Runner Up Exhibit & Best Puppy in Group - Clare Ag Show _ Judge Breed Specialist Mr R Surman(SA)
*Best Exhibit in Group - Millicent KC , April 2003 Judge Mr P Warby(NSW)
* Reserve Bitch & Best Intermediate RRCSA Open Show Aug 2003 Judge Mr D Hill.
* Runner up Exhibit in Group - Mt Gambier KC April 2006.
Mara gave birth to her only litter of 2 puppies on 7th November 2001, sired by dual All Breeds Best in Show and RR Specialty winner Ch Groberspals Kane J. Due to complications she was desexed and was unable to raise the pups, which were fostered by her sister Dana.
Ch Ravvar Thalia Calliope ~Mara~
born 28th December 1994 - hip score (2,2)
Sire: Gr Ch Nkazimlo Amadoda
Dam: Ch Ravvar Cor Thalia
Mara has a consistent record at Specialty Shows, winning:
*Best in Show at the RRCSA Open Show in 1996
*Best Intermediate in Show at the RRCSA Open Show in 1997
*Res CC Bitch at the RRCSA Championship Show in 1997
*Runner Up Best in Show at the RRCSA Open Show in 1998.
Mara has won several best headed and brace awards with her sister Dana.
Mara loved to show and was a consistent challenge winner at all breed shows.
Mara is now 11 1/2 years old and is aging gracefully, enjoying the company of the younger dogs.
More Ravvar Ridgebacks
* Ch Ravvar Danae Alia E.T.(0,0) owned by H Mosslar(ACT)
*Ch Ravvar Elara Tzyna owned by R&C Pearce (Qld)
*Ravvar Elara Tzoe ET owned by V MacGill
* Ravvar Elara Tzouga (0,1) owned by L England (pictured below)
More Ravvar Ridgebacks
*Ravvar Thalia Elektra (6,6) owned by B Cawood
* Ravvar Thalia Orpheus (2,4) owned by J Harmer
*Ravvar Elara Tzeke(3,3) owned by N Owens
*Ravvar Elara Tzara (1,1) owned by A Boyce
* Ch Ravvar Elara Tzanzi(2,2) owned by L Moffat and B Foch (pictured below)