Ch Zarcrest Hugo Boss

Goodbye Hugo Boss

CH ZARCREST HUGO BOSS 2011 – 2021 It with huge loss and sadness that we report the loss of a very special soul in our home, after a short but expeditious illness, Hugo lost his battle today, He was the best anyone could hope of breeding, he took his beauty in his stride, excelling in…

156, 720 Visits to this Website

Am shocked to see how many visitors we have had on our website since 2013. This year has amazed me to think even without shows and in a world pandemic,  that the visitors are still clocking up the numbers and we have 2.5 months to go yet. 2013 – 8, 269 2014 – 13, 196…

Trophies and Awards

Awards 2019

WoW what a year… Dachshund (Miniature Longhaired) Top stud dog is announced as Zarcrest Frozen Assets Dachshund (Miniature Longhaired) Top Brood Bitch is announced as Rafthouse Lydia Dustbin at Zarcrest Spaniel (American Cocker) Top Puppy is announced as Zarcrest Choc Ice, Candy also is Joint #2 Top Adult bitch and joint #4 top gundog puppy…

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Boston and District Canine Society

As the show was scheduled on the day before the American cocker puppies birthday, we took the opportunity to show them one last time as puppies, no breed classes were scheduled so we entered in the Any Variety Not Separately Classified and was delighted to be awarded with both. Zarcrest Hot Chocolate was RBD and…

Zara wins Utility Group at Belfast

Brilliant Belfast! In American Cockers, our homebred babies continue to thrill us in the ring, both handled by me Zarcrest Hot Chocolate won BPD, RDCC, his litter mate Zarcrest Choc Ice won BPB, BPIB and PGrp 2. This was my first time ever handling the schipperke’s, and a new group what a welcome I had!…

Zarcrest Choc Ice

Making Breed History

Zara Boyle’s homebred American Cocker ‘Zarcrest Choc Ice’ (Candy) is believed to be the youngest bitch to have won a CC in the history of the breed. At just 6 months and 3 weeks, of age, she was awarded the CC at Paignton under breed specialist Mr Andy Scourfield. Her sire is last years Top…

Zarcrest Clownin’ Around

March DOB: 11th January, 2019 DOD: KC Reg No:  AW00948504 Stud Book No: Colour: Black and White Particolour Sex: Female MICROCHIP #: 900200000869537 GPRA/AHT Tests: Clinically unaffected (MRD, G, GPRA, HC) TBC Bred by: Zara Boyle Owned by: Carol Begg   We give thanks to Yellow Dog Photography for contributing to our collection of images.…

Zarcrest Destiny’s Child

Destiny DOB: 11th January, 2019 DOD: KC Reg No:  AW00948503 Stud Book No: Colour: Black and White Particolour Sex: Female MICROCHIP #: 900200000793544 GPRA/AHT Tests: Clinically unaffected (MRD, G, GPRA, HC) 17/10/2020. Bred by: Zara Boyle Owned by: Zara Boyle Awards Won: x CC x RCC x BOB PEDIGREE Parents Grandparents Great-Grandparents Great Great-Grandparents Afterglow…

Sh Ch Zarcrest Choc Ice

Candy DOB: 11th January, 2019 DOD: KC Reg No:  AW00948502 Stud Book No: 2341DF Colour: Chocolate and White Particolour Sex: Female MICROCHIP #: 900 200000 869540 GPRA/AHT Tests: Clinically unaffected (MRD, G, GPRA, HC) 17/10/2020. Bred by: Zara Boyle Owned by: Zara Boyle WELSH JUNIOR OF THE YEAR 2020 Awards Won: 7 x CC 1…

Zarcrest Angelina Jolie

Jolie DOB: 29 November, 2018 DOD: KC Reg No: AW00337502 Stud Book No: Colour: Shaded Red Sex: Female MICROCHIP #: 900 200000 869544 GPRA/AHT Tests: DNA Tests: Bred by: Zara Boyle Owned by: Julie Pike and Ashlie Carter Awards Won: x CC x RCC x BOB PEDIGREE Parents Grandparents Great-Grandparents Great Great-Grandparents Zarcrest George Clooney…

Zarcrest Black Ink

Ink DOB: October 30, 2018 DOD: KC Reg No: AW00337402 Stud Book No: Colour: Black and Tan Sex: Bitch MICROCHIP #: 900 200000 869541 DNA Tests: PRA (cord 1) Hereditary Clear Bred by: Zara Boyle Owned by: Zara Boyle Awards Won: x BPIB x CC x RCC x BOB PEDIGREE Parents Grandparents Great-Grandparents Great Great-Grandparents…

Zarcrest Black N'Tantrum

Welsh Kennel 2018

Fab show for Zarcrest, gaining a third and crowning CC on the Friday for Zarcrest Black Brewer under all round specialist Albert Wight, We returned on the Sunday with the american cocker puppy Zarcrest Black N’Tantrum who won Best Puppy In Breed at only her second show. Her sister Zarcrest Having a Tantrum at Nasailleen…

Zarcrest Ice The Pick

Zoe DOB: November 25, 2017 KC Reg No: AV00425002 Stud Book No: Microchip No: 900200000869533 Colour: Cream Sex: Female DNA Tests: PRA (cord 1) Hereditary Clear Bred by: Zara Boyle Owned by: Zara Boyle Awards Won: x CC x RCC x BOB PEDIGREE Parents Grandparents Great-Grandparents Great Great-Grandparents Ch Zarcrest Black Brewer Zarcrest Frozen Assets Ch…

Ch Zarcrest Black Brewer

Darlington 2017

Long journey home with a few diversions but had a fabulous time at Darlington today with the dachshunds. Four dogs were exhibited with five first prizes, a CC and BOB achieved. Zarcrest Black Smith owned by Will Harris and Lindsey won MPD, BPD and the Minor Puppy Stakes class, Zarcrest Black Brewer won PD, Zarcrest…

Sh Ch Mischtikals Pole Dancer at Zarcrest

The Welsh Kennel Club

Fabulous time at The Welsh Kennel Club, finally a moment to share our latest and exciting news now we have completed the photos, captions and show reports. Dallas was awarded 1st in Open bitch, and her crowning CC from breed specialist Carole Wellsted, so for the first time I shall write this new title…. Subject…

Afterglow London Grammar W18

London DOB: June 16th 2017 DOD: KC Reg No: AU03801401 Stud Book No: 1317DE Colour: Black, White and Tan Sex: Male MICROCHIP #: 956000005803944 GPRA/AHT Tests: Clinically unaffected (MRD, G, GPRA, HC) 25/10/18, 27/10/2019, 17/10/2020. Bred by: Mike Gadsby & Jason Lynn Owned by: Will Harris & Jason Lynn Awards Won: WELSH JUNIOR OF THE YEAR…

Sh Ch Mischtikals Pole Dancer at Zarcrest

Welsh Junior of the Year 2017

At its tenth anniversary, the Welsh Junior of the Year Winner 2017 was the American Cocker Spaniel Mischtikals Pole Dancer at Zarcrest, owned by Zara Boyle from Powys, Pictured here with  L to R Judges, Bill Browne-Cole (Travella) & Zena Thorn Andrews (Drakesleat) and the event organizer Martin Sanders. CELEBRATING ITS TENTH ANNIVERSARY Welsh Junior…

Zarcrest Gold Business

Tilly DOB: Dec 15th 2016 KC Reg No: AU00505804 Stud Book No: Colour: Shaded Red Sex: Female Microchip #: 900200000977408 DNA Tests: PRA (cord 1) Hereditary Clear Bred by: Zara Boyle Owned by: Zara Boyle Awards Won: Crufts 2018 Qualified PEDIGREE Parents Grandparents Great-Grandparents Great Great-Grandparents Zarcrest Frozen Assets (Multiple RCC Winner) Ch Zarcrest Ice Conqueror Polinard Mill…

Zarcrest Jack Daniels

Jack DOB: Dec 11th 2016 DOD: Dec 1st 2017 KC Reg No:  AU00506301 Stud Book No: Colour: Red & White Sex: Male Microchip #: 900200000977409 GPRA/AHT Tests: Bred by: Mr Will Harris Owned by: Mr Will Harris Jack left us all far too quickly after a severe and sudden illness just short of his first birthday. PEDIGREE Parents…

Zarcrest Ava Gardner

Ava DOB: Nov 26th 2016 KC Reg No: AU00504602 Stud Book No: Colour: Shaded Red Sex: Female Microchip #: 900200000977402 DNA Tests: Bred by: Will Harris Owned by: Zara Boyle & Alisan Wren Awards Won: PEDIGREE Parents Grandparents Great-Grandparents Great Great-Grandparents Ch Zarcrest Hugo Boss Ch Bronia Salvador Of Darsoms Ch Bronia Monte Cristo Ch Frankanwen Sundance…

21 TODAY!

At Midland Counties Championship Show on October 29th 2016,  Ch Zarcrest Hugo Boss won his 21st CC  with BOB under Hound Specialist Espen Engh (Jets Greyhounds – Norway) His success that day did not stop there and he was shortlisted in the final seven of the hound group under another Hound Specialist Jenny Dove (Saringa) handled…

Ch Zarcrest Special Effects For Frankanwen

Goodbye Roxy

June 15th 2006 – March 25th 2016. 9.9 Yrs   Ch Zarcrest Special Effects for Frankanwen was given sleep after the diagnosis of splenic haemangiosarcoma with pulmonary metastatic disease. Roxy was co-owned and handled by Wendy Barrow (Frankanwen), her sire was the Australian import Keaton Kiss the Girls at Frankanwen bred by Eric Soti and…

crufts 2016

Crufts TV Coverage 2016

Want to watch some Crufts highlights on TV, this is where and when to find them! On More4 Thursday 10th March: 18:30-21:00 – TOYS & UTILITY DAY Friday 11th March: 18:30-19:30 – GUNDOG DAY On Channel 4 Friday 11th March: 19:30-21:00 – GUNDOG DAY Saturday 12th March: 19:00-21:00 – WORKING & PASTORAL DAY Sunday 13th March: 19:00-21:00 –…

Zarcrest On The Rocks

Monica DOB: Feb 19th 2016 KC Reg No: AT01533502 Stud Book No: Colour: Shaded Cream Sex: Female Microchip #: 981000008629384 DNA Tests: PRA (cord 1) Hereditary Clear Owned by: Bryony Ham Bred by:  Zara Boyle Awards Won: Unshown to date PEDIGREE Parents Grandparents Great-Grandparents Great Great-Grandparents Ch Ralines Just Ozzie Ch Halunke Just Jervis Ch Ralines Royal…

Ch Zarcrest Hugo Boss

Hugo wins at LHDC

At only our second show of 2015, we were thrilled to be awarded the DCC, RBOB & BOS at Long Haired Dachshund Club Championship show last Saturday April 25th 2015 with Ch Zarcrest Hugo Boss under breed specialist Clare Bethel – Hampdach. Thank You Clare! 🙂 This was Hugo’s 15th CC award.

Zarcrest Lulu Guiness

Lulu DOB: April 5th 2015 KC Reg No: AS01679307 Stud Book No: Colour:  Black and Tan Sex: Female DNA Tests: Bred by: Will Harris Owned by: Will Harris Awards Won: Unshown PEDIGREE Parents Grandparents Great-Grandparents Great Great-Grandparents Ch. Swansford Warrador Swansford Vanador Ch Frankanwen Sundance To Bronia Ch Bronia Conquistador Frankanwen Moonflower Swansford Avrildora Ch…

Leeds, was a series of BPIB!

[fancy_images width=”200″ height=”300″] [image]https://zarcrest.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/07/IMG_0237.jpg[/image] [/fancy_images] [margin20]Zarcrest Fixed Assets Making his debut today at just six months old was Zarcrest Fixed Assets (Ch Zarcrest Ice Conqueror X Ch Erin At Zarcrest) at Leeds, he did this in style winning RBD and BPIB, so proud of you Stanley and our dear friends Steve and Ann Ham, who…