16th CC, BOB & Group#1
17th CC, BOB & Group#2
18th CC & BOB
19th CC & BOB - Leeds
20th CC, BOB & Group#1
City of Birmingham
21st CC, BOB & Group#3 Midland Counties
Reserve CC - LKA
Champion Faymar Fine Romance
by Llovall Ain't Misbehavin Mr ex Davot Chase The Lady for Faymar, 2CCs.
owned and bred by Mrs Val Smith.
Since 1951 there have only been 16 bitches who have won the WHWT Club of England's Macconachie Perpetual Trophy for the West Highland winning most CCs during the year:
1952 - Ch Wolvey Piquet, 1955 - Ch Rowmore Brora of Kennishead, 1958 (jointly) Ch Brindie of Branston & Ch Rivelin Rustle, 1959 - Ch Bavena of Branston, 1961 - Ch Brenda of Branston, 1963 - Ch Busybody of Branston, 1968 - Ch Rhianfa Up And Coming of Estcoss, 1975 - Ch Glengordon Hannah, 1981 - Ch Halfmoon of Olac, 1986 - Ch Ballacoar Jinny is Justrite, 1993 - Ch Hemishor Highland Fling of Rotella, 2004 - Ch Charosmack Clear Dreams, 2007 - Ch Pepabby Priceless, 2011 - Ch Bellevue Town Flirt at Gilbri.
Satchmo had a great year represented by his winning offspring. As well as Iona he also sired a new Champion son, another son won a Reserve CC and another son was the Top Puppy 2013 and qualified for the Pup of the Year finals.
Llovall Ain't Misbehavin Mr
Davot Chase The Lady for Faymar, 2CCs
Ending the year with a total of 21 CCs, Iona becomes one of the most successful West Highlands ever. Only 4 dogs and 1 bitch have ever won more CCs.
2012 saw 6 more CCs, all with BOB and 3 Reserve CCs. She topped the Terrier Group at Manchester and City of Birmingham, with a Group#2 at Bath and a Group#3 at Midland Counties.
Like Iona, Bella won her first CC as a puppy. She is a daughter of former Top Westie and Group winner, Italian import Ariostea Pilgrim to Ashgate, from a Reserve CC winning daughter of another former Top Westie, Ch Charosmack Clog Dancer.