I have owned cairns since 1978, my first being a family pet,
but l always wanted to show.
In 1987 l acquired my first show bitch,
Gypsy Lady soon after getting Gypsy,
l got another girl.
This time l
Mrs. Monica Shuttlworth and brought home
Monary Saucy's Goldfinch for
These two bitches set me on my way with my breeding program, as you
see from this website.
In the show ring Gypsy and Goldfinch gave me great fun, both
and being placed at Crufts, all in my first year of showing!
3rd in post graduate bitch and Gypsy was 3rd in limit bitch, l was
truly hooked on this hobby.
When it came to selecting stud dogs for my bitches, l used a combination
Penticharm and Uniquecottage dogs, as this is what was behind
this combination has served me well.
Ball (Crystal), produced my first two
champions. litter brother and
CH Vanajam Norse Voyger (Ross) and
CH Vanajam Fortune Teller
(Louis) and in
doing so is listed as an influential brood bitch.
This achievement l am
proud of. Ch Vanajam Norse Voyger, has also proved
himself as a top
being the sire of 3 UK champions and a
Swedish/Danish Champion Vanajam
Voyage also champions in the USA, Sweden and Germany, plus numerous
Res CC winners, Including my own Vanajam Visionary (Vis), who at
is on 2 CCs and the Res CC at Crufts this year 2001,
I took out the affix Vanajam, which is an amalgamation of my
Here you see Lucky , Crystal, Honey, Gypsy,
.............. I keep looking for the birdie !!!
Gillian Ward ∞
Bicester ∞ Oxon ∞
Phone: 01869 240590