Our Basenjis – The Beginning

Our Basenjis – The Beginning

My first basenji came to me in 1981.  Her name was Honey.  Champion dad, ‘no name’ (unrecognized heritage) mom.  Never met the dad but mom was the most beautiful thing I’d seen. How’d I find her?  The local grooming shop that groomed our cocker spaniel had a show...
That First Show Basenji

That First Show Basenji

I found out that Honey wasn’t so cute as I thought she was (she was *not* a show dog) – having a foot on the front that turned in appreciably that rather threw her gait off.  Among my new friends, I met Jimmie and Jean Phillips (Bojak), Ed and Lee Strickland (Kandu)...
Accomplishments

Accomplishments

Over the years, I’ve shown a good many basenjis – 46 of 68 that have had my name associated with them.  I can’t begin to count those that I’ve helped along the way – showing for others, someone needing another taken back into the ring, etc.  I’ve shown a bunch of...
The Fun Bunch

The Fun Bunch

The Fun Bunch – folks I’ve appreciated that are still with me [am sure I’ll miss some of you so please don’t be upset if I don’t call your name(s)] in the last 20+ years – Sue Campeau (Suddanly), Carmella Troisi-Hoerr (Halyard), Janice Harrison (Nuttinbut), Gale...