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The first borzoi(s) imported to Great Britain 1804-1891

Submitted by DanPersson on Wed, 01/20/2021 - 16:45
One of the borzoi pioneers in the UK was Lady Emily Peel. She imported her first dogs directly from the Tzars kennels at Gatchina! 1804 Borzoi owned by 5th Earl of Sandwich sketched by H B Chalon 1832 Fawn colour Russian greyhound at the Zoological Gardens 1842 Two black/tans from Duke de Nemours in France to Prince Albert (parents from Gatchina) 1846 Pair from Imperial Hunt Gatchina to Queen Victoria 1853 Pair from Imperial Hunt Gatchina to Queen Victoria. The bitch was used in Deerhound lines. 1856 Pair from Imperial Hunt Gatchina to Lord Grenville Zver and Arapka, Pair from Imperial Hunt [...]
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1804
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Marcellus of Fortrouge

Marcellus of Fortrouge

Marcellus was a highly influential stud in England for his time.  He was the sire of litters for Fortrouge, Whitelillies, Reyas, Greenhaven, Lataband and Winjones, to name a few, and a large number of his offspring bred on.

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@1953
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Karen Staudt Cartebona of Majenkir kls

Link to Majenkir kennels Presentation of Karen Staudt Cartebona Interview in the Showsight Magazine (by Allan Reznik on December 3, 2018) 1. Where did you grow up? I was born in New York and spent my early childhood in a Brooklyn apartment where there were no pets allowed. I kept tropical fish and caged birds and sneaked home various animal misfits: a mouse knocked unconscious by the trash man (I was allowed to keep him), and scruffy alley cats (which I could not keep). When my family bought a house with a fenced-in yard in the Canarsie section of Brooklyn, my collecting of dogs and animals [...]
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2018
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