Karrelene's Special Boy For Europe "Billy" & Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve "Thunder" & Romance In Surrey v.d. Mergelhoeve "Poppy"

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21-12-2014 Kerst Show Wijchen

The last Int. Dog Show of the year.
I went with Thunder and his sister Sugar to the Xmas Show in Cuijk.
Both did great and made me very proud.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc JCAC + Best Dog CAC and BOB.
Perfect Moonlight v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc JCAC + Best Bitch CAC.
Sugar gained her last point for her Dutch Junior Championship.
Thunder got no placement in the group.
But any way i'm proud of them both as they are only 11 months old.


14-12-2014 Amsterdam Winner Show

On Sunday Thunder and Sugar went to the Amsterdam Winner Show.
Both did great and got even better results then on Friday.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc JCAC Junior Winner 2014 and Best Of Breed Junior.
Thunder gained his last point for his Dutch Junior Championship.
Perfect Moonlight v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc JCAC Junior Winster 2014.
Thunder and Sugar are both qualified for Crufts 2015.
I'm very proud of this 2.
They both won the Junior Winner Title 4 years after their daddy Billy.

12-12-2014 Holland Cup Show

On Friday Thunder and his sister Sugar went to the Holland Cup Show in Amsterdam.
Both did really well and got nice results.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc JCAC and Best Of Breed Junior.
Perfect Moonlight v.d. Mergelhoeve 2Exc.
Later on Thunder had to come back for Best In Show Junior.
Thunder was selected by the final 20 Best In Show Juniors.
Both made me very proud.

08-11-2014 Int. Dog Show Karlsruhe Germany

On Saturday Thunder went to the Int. Dog Show in Karlsruhe Germany.
Also his sister Sugar, mom Lola and Daddy Billy went with us.
It was a great day with wonderfull results.
Billy came with us as supporter for the rest of the show team.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Anw.Dt.Jug.Ch. & Jugend Sieger 2014 Baden-Württenberg.
Perfect Moonlight v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Anw.Dt.Jug.Ch. & Jugend Sieger 2014 Baden-Württenberg and BOB junior.
Ch. Lucky Happy Lola v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Anw.Dt.Ch. CAC/CACIB & Sieger 2014 Baden-Württenberg.
Lola gained her last points for her German Championship and International Show Championship.
All 3 have been handled by me and we came home with 5 new titles.

02-11-2014 Int. Dog Show Bleiswijk

On Sunday Thunder and his sister Sugar came for the first time out in the junior class.
Both did really well and got nice results.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc JCAC.
Perfect Moonlight v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc JCAC.
Billy can be very proud of his kids.

19-10-2014 Visiting Billy's kids

Today we went to Germany to visit Billy's kids at the Blackstar at Heathmoor Kennel.
Billy and Thunder had a great time.
The pups looked very nice and are very sweet.
Two lovely pups are still looking for their new families.
For more information please contact Doris Helle from Blackstar of Heatmoor Kennel.



04+05-10-2014 Int. Dog Show Zwolle

We went 2 day's to the Int. Dog Show in Zwolle.
This time Thunder's sister and Billy's daugther came out in the Puppy class handled by me.
Sugar got great results.

04-10-2014 Ijsselshow
Perfect Moonlight v.d. Mergelhoeve 1VP + BOBPuppy.
Sugar became 4th Best In Show Puppy.

05-10-2014 Hanzeshow
Perfect Moonlight v.d. Mergelhoeve 1VP + BOBPuppy.
Sugar became Res Best In Show Puppy.

03-10-2014 Billy's new title

It took a while before i could request Billy's International Show Champion Title.
But now it's official Billy is now also International Show Champion (CIE).
Many thanks to the judges who saw the quality in him.

02-10-2014 2 pups still available

Today i received the news that 1 boy and 1 girl are available from the V-litter.
For more information please contact the breeder Doris Helle in Germany.
The conatct information you can find  on the V-litter page from Blackstar of Heathmoor.

27+28-09-2014 Int. Dog Show Maastricht

We went 2 day's to the Int. Dog Show in Maastricht.
It was for Thunder his first big show.
But he got support from his family my co-owning hooligans.
Here the results from both day's.

27-09-2014
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve 1VP + BOBPuppy.
Later Thunder had to come back and became Best In Show Puppy.
New Olympic Fever v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Res.CAC/Res.CACIB.
New Olympic Fire v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc CAC/CACIB.

28-09-2014
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve 1VP + BOBPuppy.
New Olympic Fever v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc CAC/CACIB and BOB.
New Olympic Fire v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc CAC/CACIB

07-09-2014 Int. Dog Show & Benelux Winner Show Rotterdam

Today we came home with 2 brand new Champions and a Benelux Winster 2014.
New Olympic Fever v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Res.CAC/Res.CACIB.
New Olympic Fire v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc CAC/CACIB and Benelux Winster 2014.
Fire is now also qualified for Crufts 2015.
Fever and Fire (the hooligans) are both now Dutch Champion.

14-09-2014 We spend a few days at the beach

After that my parents came back from their holliday they asked me if i would like to go to the sea with my boys.
Ofcourse i liked that so we have spend a couple of days at the beach in Retranchement.
Billy and Thunder loved it, and so did I.
We had some lovely days with my mom.
Thanks mom and dad for these days at the beach!





10-09-2014 Puppies are born

Billy and Fee their kids are born.
11 healthy puppies 6 boys and 5 girls.
3 boys and 2 girls are still looking for a new home.
Fee and kids are doing fine.More information and pictures click here.


07-09-2014 Benelux Winner Show Rotterdam

We went with Fever and Fire to the Benelux Winner Show in Rotterdam.
And we came home with 2 brand new Champions and a Benelux Winster 2014.
New Olympic Fever v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Res.CAC/Res.CACIB.
New Olympic Fire v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc CAC/CACIB + Benelux Winster 2014 and Crufts qualification for 2015.
Fever and Fire are now both Dutch Champion!!

20-08-2014 Happy Birthday Billy

Today my crazy boy is celebrating his 5th Birthday.
♥♥♥ Happy Birthday Billy ♥♥♥.
Your a joy to life with and i hope we will have many more happy years to go in good health with lots of fun.

10-08-2014 Clubshow MHSV

Billy and Lola kids Thunder and Sugar for the first time on show.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve 'Thunder' 1st in puppy class and BOS Puppy.
Perfect Moonlight v.d. Mergelhoeve 'Sugar' 1st in puppy class and BOB Puppy.
Later on Thunder and Sugar came out in the brace class and did well for the very first time.
And then Sugar had to come back for BIS Puppy.
She did very well and showed her socks off.
Sugar became BIS Puppy!!! Very proud of this two monsters.

06-08-2014 Puppies expected by Blackstar of Heathmoor

Good news came that Fee is pregnant.
They saw many little Billy's and Fee's on the ultrasound.
For more information please contact Gordon Setter Kennel Blackstar of Heathmoor.
www.bl-gordonsetter.com or click here.


12-07-2014 Billy had a date

When all goes well then puppies will be expected early September at Gordon Setter Kennel Blackstar of Heathmoor.
For more information about this combination visit their website.
Soon more information will follow here too.
www.bl-gordonsetter.com


15-06-2014 Jachthonden Show

We went with my co-owning kids Fever and Fire to the Jachthonden show in Arnhem.
And we came home with very nice results.
New Olympic Fever v.d. Mergelhoeve 2 Exc Res.CAC.
New Olympic Fire v.d. Mergelhoeve 1 Exc CAC/BOS.

25-05-2014 Int Dog Show de Baronie & Happy Birthday

On the 2nd Birthday of my co-owning New Olympic Kids we went to the dogs show.
We had a great day with very nice results.
New Olympic Fever v.d. Mergelhoeve 1 Exc CAC/CACIB and BOB.
New Olympic Fire v.d. Mergelhoeve 1 Exc CAC/CACIB.


14-05-2014 Happy Birthday Jazz

My special girl Jazz became 1 year today.
What went that time fast.
Many hugs and kisses from us here.


13-05-2014 2 boys available

There are 2 boys available at Straddles Home in Austria.
Both parrents are HD-A and PRA (rcd-4) CLEAR.
More information you can find on the website from Straddles Home.

12-05-2014 Happy Birthday Maffia Kids

Happy 3rd Birthday to Billy's Maffia Kids.
We wish you many happy returns in good health with lots of fun.


10-05-2014 National Dog Show Birmingham

Ch. Karrelene's Special Boy For Europe VHC in Open.
Many thanks to my mom for handling Billy so well.
And my co-owning kids Fever and Fire did very well too.
New Olympic Fever v.d. Mergelhoeve 2nd in Graduate and 1st in Post Graduate.
New Olympic Fire v.d. Mergelhoeve 2nd in Graduate and 1st in Post Graduate.
Fever and Fire are qualified for Crufts 2015.

04-05-2014 Billy & Thunder at the fields

Today i went with Billy and Thunder to the fields.
They had a great time together and we had lovely wether.


15-04-2014 Storm has found a lovely home

We have found a lovely home for our Storm.
Next week he will fly out to his news owners.
We wish his new family all the best with Storm.
And for sure we will miss you but we know you get a great home.

13-04-2014  Greater Atlanta GS Club Specialty

Only Mrs. Jazz vd Mergelhoeve aka Ms.Jazz was Best Puppy in Show today at the
Greater Atlanta Gordon Setter Club morning specialty!
We are very happy with these great results.
Way to go Jazz!!!

04-04-2014 Puppies are born

Today we got the news that the puppies from Billy and Funny are born.
6 Boys and 2 Girls.
More information about this litter at Straddles Home.
Or to click here.

02-04-2014 Pups were having fun

Few days ago we went with Storm, Sugar and Thunder to the fields.
They had lots of fun.


31-03-2014 Thunders first days

Here a few pictures from Thunder during his first days.
All goes well and he is a very easy going boy.





29-03-2014 My new team member

I would like to introduce my new team member.
His name is:
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve 'Thunder'.
Thunder is a son of Billy so from now on i have Father and Son living with me.


20-03-2014 Jazz & Dreamer's weekly swimming

During my stay in the USA i had the pleasure to join the weekly swimming from Jazz and Dreamer.
They both love it and are crazy for it.


15-03-2014 Puppy boy available

This lovely boy just came available.
His name is Perfect Storm v.d. Mergelhoeve and 9 weeks old.
He is genetic CLEAR of PRA (rcd-4) and Cerebellar Degeneration.
For more information please contact us by email.

02-03-2014 New puppy pictures


01-03-2014 Spring fun

Billy and i enjoyed the nice weather during our walk.
It was really nice.
Here some pictures from our walk.


28-02-2014 Cerebellar Degeneration News

We just got more test results in and we are very happy.
The results are from:
Ch. I'am The Only One v.d. Mergelhoeve 'Junior' = CLEAR
Ch. Kinky Kansas Kate v.d. Mergelhoeve 'Luna' = CLEAR
Billy's daugther Mrs. Nina v.d. Mergelhoeve 'Nina' = CLEAR
What means that  Fever, Fire and Jazz are CLEAR!!!
I'm very very happy with these great results.

26-02-2014 New puppy pictures

There are stack and head pictures from the pups.
They are now 6,5 weeks old and will start to fly out soon.

25-02-2014 Puppies expected at Stradless Home

Today the news came that Billy & Funny are getting babies.
Pregnancy is confirmed with a ultrasound.
Both parrents are HD-A and PRA (rcd-4) CLEAR.
More information you can find here.
Or on the website from Straddles Home.


20-02-2014 New puppy pictures


15-02-2014 New puppy pictures

It took a while before new pictures came.
But now they are there.
The pups do very well and went for the first time for a little while outside today.


08 & 09-02-2014 Jazz at her first American shows

Jazz (Only Mrs Jazz v.d. Mergelhoeve) at her first American shows.
Jazz very well handled by Jennifer Johnson at the Winter Garden Specialties in New York.
Jazz was both days first in sweepstakes 6-9 class and first in 6-9 breed competition.




08-02-2014 New puppy pictures

New puppy pictures from the pups at 4 weeks.
There is 1 lovely boy still available from this combination.


06-02-2014 New puppy pictures

Today Billy was visit his kids again and he had a great time.
He went out of his own in the puppy kennel.
And was looking around.
One of his sons was happy to see him and Billy wanted to play with him.
That was so cute to see how Billy was reacting on his baby boy.




05-02-2014 Billy had a date

In the passed few days Billy had a date with a girl out Austria.
More information will follow soon about this combination.
If all goes well then mid April puppies will be born a Straddles Home in Austria.

04-02-2014 New puppy pictures

There are new puppy pictures.
Pups have moved to the living room today.


01-02-2014 Cerebellar Degeneration News

Yesterday we received the first test results back.
And i'm proud to announce that Billy is CLEAR of the Cerebellar Degeneration Gen.
With that Lola the morher of the pups is also tested CLEAR.
So that means that the pups are PRA & CA CLEAR!!


29-01-2014 New puppy pictures


26-01-2014 New puppy pictures


25-01-2014 New puppy pictures

The pups are already 2 weeks old.
What does the time goes fast.
They start to be funny now with walking through the welpingbox.
Some are also starting to make noices.
There are still 2 pups availabe from this litter.
Feel free to contact us.


24-01-2014 Add new pages

Just added new pages for my co-owning dogs and their offspring.
There are some planned litters for Fever.
For Fever click here.

24-01-2014 New puppy pictures

There are new puppy pictures from the 'Perfect Kids'
Tomorrow they will be 2 weeks old already.
Time flies.......


23-01-2014 New puppy pictures

Pups and mom are doing fine.
They grow good and they are very easy going.
All of them have their eyes open now.


21-01-2014 New puppy pictures

Today daddy Billy was visit his kids.
They are doing fine and from some of them the eyes are going open already.


19-01-2014 New puppy pictures

There are new puppy pictures on their page.
We also got the approval for the pedigree names.


18-01-2014 New puppy pictures

The pups are doing fine and are already 1 week old.
They all grow very well and gain weight every day.
Mom Lola is taking really good care of her kids.
There are 2 pups still available from this combination.
For more information please contact us.


14-01-2014 Pictures Jazz&Billy

Jazz is already 8 months. 
Time flies when your having fun.





12-01-2014 Show Nurnberg Germany

On Sunday Jennifer and I went to the show in Nurnberg.
The show team did a great with wonderfull results.
Ch. Karrelene's Special Boy For Europe 1 Exc/Anw.Dt.Ch./CAC/CACIB and BOB
very well handled and presented by Jennifer Johnson.
You showed him to his International Show Championship!!
New Olympic Fever v.d. Mergelhoeve NJK,Ger.Jun.Ch.,LJK,GJW'13 1 Exc/Anw.Dt.Ch/Res.CAC/Res.CACIB
Only Mrs Jazz v.d. Mergelhoeve 1 Very Promissing
New Olympic Fire v.d. Merelhoeve NJK,Ger.Jug.Ch.,LJK,GJW'13,BJS'13 1 Exc/Anw.Dt.Ch.
very well handled and presented by Jennifer Johnson.
The mother from Jazz, Fire and Fever went also with us.
Ch. Kinky Kansas Kate v.d. Mergelhoeve 2 Exc/Res.Anw.Dt.Ch./Res.CAC/Res.CACIB




11-01-2014 Puppies are born at v.d. Mergelhoeve

Today 9 healthy puppies saw the daylight.
7 boys and 2 girls got born out of Lola and Billy.
Mom and kids are doing fine.
More information about this litter you can find under Mergelhoeve Perfect-Litter.