Borzoi History

Moscow Show 1996

Submitted by DanPersson on Mon, 04/15/2019 - 18:27
Film from Dogshow in Moscow 1996. Borzois judged by Richard Duckworth, (Sholwood) England. Submitted with kind assistance from Pam Wild. Photo: Int&Mult CH Zagar iz Razdolia, Int & Mult CH Chernij Monarch iz Razdolia , CH RUS Blagaja Vest iz Razdolia and Int &Mult CH Chernaja Polnoch iz Razdolia. The Best Kennel at this exhibition
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Interview with Jo Heller

Submitted by arvid andersen on Tue, 10/23/2018 - 12:03
Interview for the French Borzoi Club by Jean-Luc Tournier with; Jo Heller of VORENOFF Borzoi Kennels -Do you remember the first time you saw a Borzoi? Oh, yes, of course. When I came home from school in one day, a car with a removable hood, overtook me. In the back seat was a lady with a white-grey borzoi. Since then,I have remained rooted in the breed. I have never forgotten this presentation of beauty and elegance all my life. -When did you start Borzoi breeding? That began happening while I was in England. I had my first borzoi in the late 1940s, then others followed. I started to visit [...]
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Testimony Jo Heller

Submitted by arvid andersen on Wed, 10/24/2018 - 16:53
In Memory Of Jo Heller, Vorenoff Borzoi Kennel. Jo Heller died on April 27, 2007 at 6:15. It is not easy to quantify her actions in favor of our breed. She was an extraordinary person and I was fortunate to be a part of her family. I can say that she was a woman of character, like any talented person. But I also knew her as a woman with a pleasant physique, a smiling face, and a big heart for everything that touched the Borzoi. Her disappearance is a great loss to the world of Borzoi. She had principles and never left them. She had many beautiful dogs and each of them was like a child to her [...]
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The Nederlandse Barsoi Clubs 85th Anniversary at Castle Vorden

Submitted by Karen Van Antwerp on Mon, 01/27/2020 - 15:47
Karen van Antwerp has kindly supplied us with text and photos from The 85 Year Jubilee of the Nederlandse Barsoi Club. On January 19, 2020, the Nederlandse Barsoi Club began the celebration of their 85th Anniversary at Castle Vorden during the annual New Year reception and dog walk. Castle Vorden and its owners welcomed club members into the castle and their Borzoi to celebrate this special event. Several members dressed up in historic costumes to honor the aristocratic themed festivities. We had the opportunity to have coffee and a snack with our three Borzoi in the magnificent Red reception [...]
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