One is never enough!


Another Junior Champion!  At the Bull Breeds Ch Show Enzo (Druimderg We Light the Way) owned by Anna Dillon gains his Junior Champion Title.



IKC International CH Show Jorah - Trendsetter Highland Fling for Druimderg Jnr Ch, wins Best of Breed at only 13 months

             Jorah - happy boy - tail a blur!


The youngsters had a great day at their first UK Champion show with Jorah - Trendsetter Highland Fling for Druimderg winning 1st  Junior Dog, Enzo - Druimderg We Light the Way 1st Post Graduate Dog and Asha - Druimderg Hear Me Roar 1st Junior Bitch - qualifying them all for Crufts!

Fantastic day at Bangor Ch Show - Jorah - Trendsetter Highland Fling for Druimderg not only wins his first Green Star at the age of 12 months but also goes on to win Best of Breed and wins the Group!! Thanks to breed specialist Mrs I Huber (Germany) and Group Judge Noel Beggs.

CLEVER ENZO passes the KC Bronze Good Citizen's Test - Congratulations to Anna and Enzo.



What a day! Jorah Trendsetter Highland Fling for Druimderg wins TWO BEST PUPPY IN SHOW in one day!  At the Rhodesian Ridgeback Club Ch Show and again at the Hound Association of Ireland Club show.  Enzo Druimderg We Light the Way wins Res Green Star at the Hound Club Show.

        Best Puppy in the Hound Ch Show

Best Puppy in Rhodesian Ridgeback Club of Ireland's Ch Show.

     The  Team also win the Fancy Dress as the                      Wizard of Oz gang!


Irish KC Summer Ch Show under hound specialist Ms L. Appleby - Jorah - Trendsetter Highland Fling for Druimderg becomes a Junior Champion and is Reserve Green Star Dog


Bray Ch Show under breed specialist Mrs J Anthony Asha - Druimderg Hear Me Roar wins her third Green Star and Enzo - Druimderg We Light the Way is Res Green Star Dog.



Great weekend for the Druimderg family.
In Dublin at the Swords CH Show under judge Mr V. Veiga the youngsters showed well with Asha taking her second Green Star at 9 months and Enzo winning Res Green Star. Shani was 2nd in her class beaten by her sister Asha.


Asha (Druimderg Hear Me Roar) and Enzo -owned by Anna Dillon (Druimderg We Light the Way)


Shani (Druimderg 
Burning Bright) owned
by Emma Gilpen

Across the water - Flin and Jane Castell
competed in Rally Competitions and was delighted to announce that he now has his RL2 title.



Great day for the youngest members of the show team at Banbridge Ch Show. At only 7 months old Druimderg We Light the Way (Enzo) owned by Anna Dillon was Reserve Green Star Dog while his sister Druimderg Hear Me Roar (Asha) won Green Star Bitch under the well known UK judge Frank Kane.

Our dogs might be show dogs but they live full and active lives - Azizi who the week before was running around a ring is pictured here on the way to the top of Slieve Binnian.

Combined Canine Club International Championship Show Azizi Druimderg Keep Er Lit is Best of Breed under judge John Wauben (Netherlands) - she is almost 13 months old.
Enzo (Druimderg We Light the Way) was Best Puppy in Breed.

         Azizi on her way to Best of Breed

              Asha having fun in the ring!!


Enzo (Druimderg We Light the Way), Best    Puppy in Breed. Asha (Druimderg Hear Me Roar) and Shani (Druimderg Burning Bright)


First Irish Championship Show of the year - IKC Celtic Winners Show.

Both pups are graded very promising and Asha makes it to the final four in the Baby Puppy in Show and struts her stuff in the Best in show Ring.

Druimderg Hear Me Roar (Asha)  5 months


Trendsetter Highland Fling for Druimderg (Jorah) 6 months


Very proud to attend Crufts to watch Flin (Druimderg Fire Me up for Aniscopus) and Jane Castell take part in the KC Gold Good Citizen's display team.


Link to video of the display:


The pups attend their first show!

Jorah (Trendsetter Highland Fling for Druimderg) was the star of the day winning Best Baby Puppy in show at the Limited show - big thanks to judge Ralph Dunne.
            Waiting on the Baby Puppy Class

Left to right: Druimderg Burning Bright (Shani)
Druimderg Hear Me Roar (Asha), Trendsetter Highland Fling for Druimderg (Jorah), Druimderg We Light the Way (Enzo)
Enzo and Shani - first time in the ring for pups and owners!

Another first for Druimderg - Flin (Druimderg Fire Me Up for Aniscopus) owned by Jane Castell has been selected for one of the KC Gold Good Citizens Display teams (the first Rhodesian Ridgeback ever to have been selected) and will be appearing in the big ring as part of the display at Crufts this year!!!


Six of the pups (plus Jorah) got together for a Winter Wonderland Walk in Tollymore Forest Park.


The Game of Thrones Litter posing at bridge where the scene was shot when the Starks found the Dire wolves!


               GREAT END TO THE YEAR. 

At Dublin Championship Show Azizi (Druimderg Keep 'Er Lit - daughter of Multi Ch Tarujen Penzi and GB IR INT Ch Druimderg Fire and Ice) at 9 months old and at only her third show takes Green Star, Best of Breed and Group 4!!

Happy Christmas!!



The pups in their new homes!

Druimderg Let Me Soar (was Nymeria) owned by Mark Newenham

Druimderg King of the North (was Bran) owned by Stephen & Nicola Bailie

Druimderg Burning Bright (was Gilly) owned by Emma J Gilpin & Darrell McNickle                                                                     

Druimderg We Light the Way - owned by Anna Dillon. (was Syrio)

Had a great day with Jane Castell (Coast to City Paws) when we organised an Introduction to Tracking Day.

Jacob and Bella waiting patiently to try their paws at tracking.

Bella's first attempt and she has got the idea.

Azizi doing longer tracks.

Pups at 6 weeks - no longer have a kitchen just a giant puppy pen!


                            Pups at 3 weeks

Fabulous day for mother and daughter at the IKC International show:

Bella (GB, IR CH Druimderg Fire and Ice) wins the CACIB with Best of Breed to add FCI International Champion to her list of titles!
Her daughter Azizi (Druimderg Keep 'Er Lit) takes Best Puppy in Breed.




Druimderg Keep 'Er Lit  (Azizi) attends her first show - Belfast Ch Show and behaves beautifully to get 2nd in Puppy Bitch (which qualifies her for Crufts) and then goes on to get 2nd in the Puppy Bitch Stakes Class. A great start to her show career!

            One week old - milk bar full!

Delighted to announce the arrival of the gorgeous pups - Dad Trendsetter Czar of Russia and Mum IR CH Veldtkammer Veuve Clicquot for Druimderg.



DRUIMDERG KEEP 'ER LIT (Azizi) at 5 months

(INT CH MUTLI CH FIN CH Tarujen Penzi and CH & IR CH Druimderg Fire and Ice)



We have a preggy Prada!!! Just over 5 weeks.


At the first show we have attended this year - the Rhodesian Ridgeback Club of Ireland Ch Show we have a great day.

Bella (GB & IR CH Druimderg Fire and Ice) goes Reserve Best in Show - thanks to judge Lindsey Barnes - Diamondridge.

             (Show pictures thanks to Elizabeth Halliday)


Prada (IR CH Veldtkammer Veuve Cliquot at Druimderg)  was 2nd in Ch Bitch.


   The girls waiting patiently for their classes.


The latest member of the family has finally got her 'official' name.


(INT CH MUTLI CH FIN CH Tarujen Penzi and CH & IR CH Druimderg Fire and Ice)





   Flin and Jane attended their third rally show and earned his third and final Level 1 Qualifying
Certificate which means he is now known as Druimderg Fire Me Up for Aniscopus RL1EX  

A windy day at the beach for Azizi!!!


Azizi now a member of the pack - with Granny Prada, Mum Bella, Uncle Jacob and 'Uncle' Dudley.                 



Out and about in the big world - meeting Bijou


Words of advice from Granny Prada

Azizi is growing fast - pictures at just over 3 weeks.




Introducing Azizi - (unfortunately Bella had only one pup but thankfully both are well).






Our Assured Breeder Certificate has arrived to show that we have successfully passed the Kennel Club's assessment when they visited at the end of last year.

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