Friday, February 29, 2008

"Munsterlander Retrieves Polystyrene"

On a one dog mission to clean up the countryside? This is Rumour aka Ch Ichbin by design owned by Jo Banks.

Thursday, February 28, 2008

"Munsterlander Puppy"

This is a Blitzan puppy named Ilka with friend, Cocker x Westie, Sid. Ilka is owned by Sophie who hopes to work her on a local shoot when she grows up. Good luck Sophie and Ilka.

Wednesday, February 27, 2008

"Munsterlander on point"

'Desi is pointing and I walked in front of her and flushed a hen pheasant. Desi remained steady through the flush until I released her. It's very rewarding to see the training pay off with steadiness like that.' Lori. See videos.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008

"Munsterlander Happy Endings"

Here is Zelda with her new companion, Zeb. They have only known each other for three days but have well & truly bonded. Don't you just love a happy ending!

Monday, February 25, 2008

"Model Munsterlanders"

A Small and a Large from the Netherlands that just love to play up to the camera. Here are SM, Raisa & LM, Ginny aka 'Ginny van der Stommeerpolder' owned by Arien.

Sunday, February 24, 2008

"Munsterlander Photo Shoot"

Another two of Ali Cobbledick's Blitzan Munsters, 'Summer' aka 'Summertime Temptress at Blitzan' and 'Prima' aka 'Blitzan Absolutely Fab'. Photos by Brian Eastgate.

Saturday, February 23, 2008

"Munsterlander Photo Shoot"

Another of Ali Cobbledick's Munsterlanders you could see at Crufts. This is Maddie or Raycris Falcons Gift to Blitzan and this is another Brian Eastgate photo.

Friday, February 22, 2008

"Munsterlander Half Siblings"

'This is Lucy again (on the left) with Tim (human) and our new dog, Jimmy (Jaudas Dark Side of the Moon, on the right). What a difference in size between Lucy and Jimmy - and they're half siblings.' Jenny

Thursday, February 21, 2008

"Munsterlander Ever Ready"

'The dog with ball is Lucy (Jaudas Cindy). Never let the tennis ball out of your sight, even if you are asleep.' Jenny.

Wednesday, February 20, 2008

"Munsterlander Before and After"

This is Logi or to give him his full name 'Sh Ch Blitzan Rhine JW ShCM', another of Ali Cobbledick's Munsterlanders you may see at Crufts. He is looking like a typical mucky Munster in the first photo and then all spruced up for a photo shoot in the second which was taken by Brian Eastgate.

Tuesday, February 19, 2008

"Munsterlander Mouser"

'Your blog is great!! I love to see all the pictures of all the lovely Munsterlanders. This is a picture of my own Munsterlander dog 'Aspar'. In this picture he is trying to catch mice (without results!!) Greetings from the Netherlands. Jolien Meesters and Munsterlander Aspar.'

Monday, February 18, 2008

"Handsome Male Munsterlander"

What a beautiful head and expression on this Munsterlander. This is Danny owned by Claire in Scotland and these photos were taken at the beginning of February. Not a Crufts qualified Munsterlander simply because 'showing' is not a hobby of his owners but what a handsome boy!

Sunday, February 17, 2008

"You might catch these Munsterlanders at Crufts"

Two more of Ali Cobbledick's Crufts qualified Blitzan Large Munsterlanders, Diva aka Blitzan Leahs Stunner JW and Prima aka Blitzan Absolutely Fab.

Saturday, February 16, 2008

"Munsterlander First Timers"

'Hello, Have been looking with interest at 'Daily Dog' with the Crufts theme, and thought it would be nice to see 2 more first timers added to the list. This time they are brother and sister, aged 15 months old. The first photo is Chester (Doppelsorge Shady Geezer) owned by myself (Nicky Cawkwell), and Les Heselden. The second photo is Misha (Doppelsorge Dappled Shade) owned by Linda and Steve McGurk, it is also their first time at Crufts! Kind Regards, Nicky.' Thanks Nicky!

Friday, February 15, 2008

"Munsterlander Makes A Splash"

This is Senta owned by John & Gerlind Lilley. Just had to use this photo today because... well it's pretty darn good isn't it! The pattern of the spray from her tail is almost too good to be true.

Thursday, February 14, 2008

"This Munsterlander said.........."

I might take a nose at Crufts! This photo is from Ali Cobbledick and the Blitzans to see a fantastic montage of Ali's dogs click here.

Wednesday, February 13, 2008

"Munsterlander Mother & Son"

This is Fee aka Ch Questa von St.Vit at Raycris taking her young son Kauto for a walk in the woods & teaching him the joys of 'hunting'. Fee will be at Crufts this year and I'm sure we will see plenty of Kauto in future years but he's a little young as yet.

Tuesday, February 12, 2008

"Better View of a Munsterlander"

This is Kylie again... phew she did manage to get out of that hole! As we said, Kylie will not be at Crufts 2008 but maybe we will see her in the UK for a future Crufts?

Monday, February 11, 2008

"Rockfest Large Munsterlander Staying at Home"

Sh Ch Yeldoaks Hot Pursuit JW ShCM or Floyd for short is pictured at Crufts 2007 when he won the CC and Best of Breed. He won't be competing this year, he will be at home 'puppysitting'.

Sunday, February 10, 2008

"Rockfest Large Munsterlanders at Crufts No. 3"

This is another of Sharon Miller's Large Munsterlanders, Jovi or Ichbin Solarspirit of Rockfest who we should also see in the ring at Crufts 2008.

Saturday, February 09, 2008

"Rockfest Large Munsterlanders at Crufts No. 2"

This is Dylan or Sh Ch Blitzan Ragamuffin. He was Best Dog at Crufts in 2002, Reserve Best Dog in 2005, won the Veteran Dog Class last year and will be strutting his stuff again this year. 'Dyl' loves showing almost as much as he loves digging holes.

Friday, February 08, 2008

"Rockfest Large Munsterlanders at Crufts No. 1"

Marli aka Ichbin Pagus of Rockfest prefers to jump through hoops these days but will take time out from her busy life to compete in the breed ring at Crufts. This photo was taken by Brian Eastgate to see more click here.

Thursday, February 07, 2008

"Remember This Munsterlander"

'Here are some pictures I found of Eddie and Mojo (our yellow lab) I wouldn't have sent you the ones of Mojo, but the two dogs are so cute together!' Julie. Eddie was caught sampling the beer as a young pup! I wonder if he developed a taste for it?

Wednesday, February 06, 2008

"This Munsterlander's gonna get stuck ..."

... if she's not careful! This is Kylie owned by Linda in the Netherlands. Her brother, Kalle van der Stommeerpolder will be making the journey over to the UK for Crufts but Kylie has more important business to attend to, like thoroughly investigated this hole.

Tuesday, February 05, 2008

"Crufts Qualified Large Munsterlander"

This is Maggie, litter sister to Kaia. Maggie has qualified for Crufts 2008 but her owner, Karen decided not to enter her because she felt the atmosphere might be a little hectic for Maggie, which we can well appreciate. She is pictured here with Tilly the Cavalier King Charles.

Monday, February 04, 2008

"Munsterlander entered but can't make it!"

Kaia & her owner, Sarah were looking forward to their first Crufts. But unfortunately Sarah can't get a day off from her new job. Here Kaia is celebrating her first birthday at her favourite place for a good long walk.

Sunday, February 03, 2008

"Spick & Span Munsterlander"

What a Munsterlander might look like without the mud! This is another dog we will see in the ring at Crufts - Logan aka Raycris Silver Dollar.

Saturday, February 02, 2008

"Munsterlander Going to Crufts?"

... well not right away. I suspect she'll need a bath first! This is Jasmine or to use her full name 'Gorsebank Baroness Jasmine of Jendella's'. It will be Jasmine's first Crufts.

Friday, February 01, 2008

"Munsterlanders coming at ya' ..."

Three LMs, Rumour aka Ch Ichbin by design JW, Lana aka Ichbin Classic and Brook aka Ichbin Timespirit of Rockfest all Crufts qualified. Lana is the only one entered and will be in the Special Good Citizen Class handled by James Cobbledick.