Kimekai at Shows

 2019 :

May  to October :-Mikado is awarded multi  BEST PUPPY IN SHOW , multi  RES BEST PUPPY IN SHOW , RES BEST JUNIOR IN SHOW , multi BEST JUNIOR IN SHOW , multi RES BEST IN SHOW , multi Group 1st , multi group placing

March - April  :- Kasumi  earns her CGC (bronze) and  multi Best of Breed and Group 3  ,while  Mikado is awarded multi BPIG , BBPIG and  RES BEST BABY PUPPY IN SHOW & BEST BABY PUPPY IN SHOW S 

January  :- Kasumi  qualifies and shows at NAPC Top Dog  and is also invited to the Animaltalk Top 100 (all breeds dog number 93)

2018:   Kendo's 12th invitation to the Supa Sevens where he is honoured with a lap of honour  , Kasumi is invited to the Animaltalk Top 100. Very few shows for us this yet Kasumi features consistently in the group.

2017 :   Kendo , Ki-Mi and Kasumi were awarded multi Best of Breed  , multi Reserve Best of Breeds, multi group wins and placings. Kendo notched up 5 Best Veteran in Show and  a  Reserve Best Veteran in Show and was also shortlisted for Best in Show  . All three achieved their Grand Champion titles.  Kendo invited for his 11th time to participate in the Animaltalk Top 32 South African bred dogs and wass shortlisted to 16 . Kendo adds 'ZAW17' to his list of titles . Kendo is invited to the Supa 7 Sensational for the 11th time.  What a privilege for Kendo to be honoured at the AnimalTalk Awards !Kasumi  is the 2017 KUSA National Chow Chow. Kasumi at the  Vereeniging Open Show goes Best in Show , Goldfield Supporters show S : Reserve Best Champion in Show, Goldfields Supporters show N: Best in Show 

All sorts of other news


May - unexpected and devastating we say good bye to Kasumi 

February - welcome to our home , Mikado the Emperor !  Time at an all breeds show in Italy , good education !


2018:  Fantastic to meet same minded chowists in Buenos Aires and Italy this year . Kasumi finishes the show year as all breeds dog number 93. I passed the KUSA Utility Exams .& and may now judge at championship shows.   Kendo left us very abruptly  in March (an aggressive cancer) and in  August we said goodbye to  Tanaka ,our tough Dutch girl.

2017 : I passed the 1st exams for the KUSA judges scheme , and in July and September did two practical assessments at shows .I was fortunate to visit  the Italian Chow Chow Show (over 200 chow chows entered) in April and spend time hands on with breeders, exhibitors .Meeting up with old friends and making new ones !  The Book on the Chow Chow within Southern Africa was published and the 1st copies ( of currently 220 copies worldwide) were delivered to chowists at the Italian Chow Chow Show  (click on the link for info)