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

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21-12-2015 Thunder's page updated

It took some time but i finaly changed Thunder's page.
I have add new pictures and also all his information.
You can find his page under 'My Dogs'

19-12-2015 Brussels Dog Show Belgium

Saturday i went with Thunder to the Brussels Dog Show in Belgium.
We couldn't finish this show year better then we did.
I'm so proud of this young boy.
Thunder came home with a brand new title.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve NJK,JW'14,BJWNL'15 1Exc CAC/CACIB.
Belgian Winner 2015.

13-12-2015 Amsterdam Winner Show

On Sunday i went with Thunder to the Amsterdam Winner Show.
Thunder showed his socks off and did very well.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve NJK,JW'14,BJWNL'15 1Exc Res.CACIB.
Many thanks to Charlotte Godhart for the nice pictures.



11-12-2015 Holland Cub Show Amsterdam

On Friday I went to the Holland Cup Show in Amsterdam.
Thunder did very well and got nice results.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve NJK,JW'14,BJWNL'15 1Exc Res.Best Dog Res.CAC/Res.CACIB.
This picture was made before the show from Thunder.


24-10-2015 Int. Dog Show Leuven Belgium

On Saturday i went with my 2 co-owing kids to the Int. Dog Show in Leuven.
They did amazing and got great results.
Ch. New Olympic Fever v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Best Dog CAC/CACIB.
Ch. New Olympic Fire v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Best Bitch CAC/CACIB and BOB.
Later that day Fire had to come back in the mainring.
Fire finished her show year in style by winning 3rd BIG.
Fever and Fire got their last CACIB for their International Show Championship (CIE).


17-10-2015 Herbstsieger Show Dortmund Germany

Results Herbstsieger Show Dortmund

Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Anw.Dt.Ch.
And Best Dog CAC/CACIB Herbst Sieger 2015.
Ch. New Olympic Fever v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Anw.Dt.Ch and now German VDH Champion.
Ch. New Olympic Fire v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Anw.Dt.Ch. 
Best Bitch CAC/CACIB Herbst Siegerin 2015.

16-10-2015 Bundessieger Show Dortmund Germany

Our team did very well at the Bundessiegershow in Dortmund.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Anw.Dt.Ch.
Thunder has now 2 points for his German VDH Championship.
NL.Ch. New Olympic Fever v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Anw.Dt.Ch and Res.CAC/Res.CACIB.
NL.Ch. New Olympic Fire v.d. Mergelhoeve 3Exc.

15-10-2015 HD Results

Today i received the HD results from Billy's kids in Germany.
These are from Blackstar of Heathmoor V-Litter.
Vasco Blackstar of Heathmoor - A1.
Van Gogh Blackstar of Heathmoor - B1.
Vampire`s Kiss Blackstar of Heathmoor -A1.
I'm very pleased with these great results.

20-09-2015 Dutch Gordon Setter Club Specialty

Results from the Gordon Setter Club Specialty (NGSC)

Billy's kids did very well and got nice results.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve NJK,JW'14,BENELUX JW'15 1Exc Res. Best Dog/ Res.CAC
Perfect Rainbow v.d. Mergelhoeve 2VG
Mr. Salvatore Vitale v.d. Mergelhoeve 3VG
Perfect Moonlight v.d. Mergelhoeve NJK,JW'14,BENELUX JW'15 1Exc

My Co-owning dogs id very well too.
NL.Ch. New Olympic Fever v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc
NL.Ch. New Olympic Fire v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Best Bitch/CAC, BOS and Best own bred Bitch

And Thunders Mom and Grandfather did a great job too.
Both handled by me.
Int.Sh.Ch./NL/VDH.Ch. Lucky Happy Lola v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Res.Best Bitch/Res.CAC
Int.Sh.Ch./NL/VDH/Lux.Ch. I'Am The Only One v.d. Mergelhoeve CW'11&CW'13 1Exc Best Dog/CAC/BOB Clubwinner 2015
Best Veteran and BIS!!

So proud of the whole team what did so well!!
Many thanks to the owners who came to this show and made it a great day.

25-08-2015 Father like son

Can i say so father like son??
I guess i can.
Thunder is like a younger version of his dad Billy.


20-08-2015 Happy Birthday Billy

Happy 6th Birthday for my special boy Billy.
Time goes so fast you're already 6 years now.
I hope we have many many more years left together in good health with lots of crazy moments.
You and your son Thunder are the joy of my life!!

28-06-2015 Int Dog Show Genk Belgium

On Sunday Thunder went to the show in Genk.
He did very well for the first time in intermediate class and got nice results.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve 1 Exc Res.CAC/Res.CACIB.

12-06-2015 Pups born at v.d. Mergelhoeve

On the 10th Billy's grandkids were born.
6 boys and 4 girls.
For more information visit v.d. Mergelhoeve Kennel.
Below is the information about the combination.

31-05-2015 Visiting the Irish Setter Club Specialty

During our visit at the Irish Setter Club Specialty we met Barbara Gladwish from UK.
Barbara made some nice pictures of Billy and Thunder.
Thanks Barabara for the pictures of my boys.
Billy on the left and Thunder on the right.



12-05-2015 Happy Birthday Maffia Litter

We wish all Maffia kids a happy 4th Birthday.
We hope you all ave a great day full with joy and many happy returns in good health.

05-04-2015 Int Dog Show Goes

Results from the 2nd day of dog show Goes.
All the dogs did great and got very nice results.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc JCAC CAC and BOB.
Ch. New Olympic Fever v.d. Mergelhove 2Exc Res.CACIB.
Perfect Moonlight v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Res.CAC.
Ch. New Olympic Fire v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc CAC/CACIB.
Later on Thunder had to come back in the group.
Thunder did great and made me very happy and proud.
Thunder became 2nd Best In Group with the age of only 14 months.
With this placement is Thunder qualified for the Dog Of The Year SHow in 2016.


Picture made by Sandra Bakker 

04-04-2015 Int Dog Show Goes

Results from the first day of dog show Goes.
All the dogs did great.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc JCAC.
Ch. New Olympic Fever v.d. Mergelhove 4Exc.
Perfect Moonlight v.d. Mergelhoeve 2Exc.
Ch. New Olympic Fire v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc Res.CACIB.

18-03-2015 Thunder during the training

Thunder during his show training last night.
Thunder is just 14 months old.
Nico thanks for these nice pictures you made of Thunder.







01-03-2015 Benelux Winner Show

On Sunday Thunder and his family went to the Benelux Winner Show in Groningen.
They all did very well and got nice results.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc JCAC and Benelux Junior Winner NL 2015.
Perfect Moonlight v.d. Mergelhoeve 1Exc JCAC Res.CAC and Benelux Junior Winner NL 2015.
Thunder and Sugar had the support of their grandfather during the show.
Both are qualified for Crufts 2016.


20-02-2015 HD Results

We received the HD rsults from Thunder and Sugar.
Perfect Thunder v.d. Mergelhoeve HD-C.
Perfect Moonlight v.d. Mergelhoeve HD-C.

11-01-2015 Happy Birthday Thunder

Billy and I would like to wish Thunder and all the Perfect kids a happy 1st birthday.
We wish you all a great day full with joy and many happy returns in good health.