Borzoi in Russia

Generalovka

The Generalovka Hunt

In Siberia, in Omsk, a Borzoi enthusiast, Grigory Anatolyevich Ostaptchenko, has recreated a hunt in the spirit of the Perchino Hunt of hounds, horses and tradition. To carry out this undertaking, he received the support of the Region, which made 25,000 hectares of land available to him. Interview with Grigori Anatolyevich Ostaptchenko! Ataman (leader), organizer …

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The Russian Standard of 1979

RUSSIAN STANDARD of 1979 Adopted by the All-Union Cynological Soviet of the USSR Ministry of Agriculture on 23 December 1979. Annexe n°I Ratified by order of the Main Directorate of Nature Protection, Parks and Forestry and Hunting Estates of the USSR Ministry of Agriculture. N° 19 of 30.04.80 ROUSSKAIA PSOVAIA BORZAIA Sighthounds are one of …

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Galina Zotova on Borzoi

Galina Viktorovna Zotova on Russian borzoi after the revolution (1920 – 1980). Submitted by arvid andersen on Thu, 09/06/2018 – 14:42 This is an interpretation of Madam Zotova’s letter regarding borzoi in Russia, from about 1920 to about 1980. She had strong opinions, was outspoken, and in some cases even controversial. In a time when knowledge of …

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Leningrad Canine Society

Borzoi section. Submitted by arvid andersen on Wed, 09/05/2018 – 23:33 The Borzoi section of the Leningrad Dog Society was formed in 1926. The founders were A. Mezencev, K. Matvejev and E. Dezor. A number of borzoi of the Gatchina imperial hunt was rediscovered at that time. From the same litter were: Tchaus (Maler), Tchvan (Mezencev), Tchara (Matvejev) and …

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Grand Duke Nicholas Nikolaevich Romanoff (By Danielle Laurent-Faure)

Grand Duke Nicolas Nicolaïevitch Romanoff Grand Duke Nicolas Nicolaievitch Romanoff was born in Saint Petersburg on November 6, 1856. A member of the Imperial family, he is the son of Grand Duke Nicolas Nicolaievitch (born in 1831), and the nephew of Alexander II (the liberating Tsar which abolished serfdom in 1861). Through kinship, he is also …

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Estrina on colour

Some Russian names on colour Sero can be Lighter Grey in variations from ash, brown to silver as spots and as brindle. Burmese means variations of dark grey, greyish brown to almost black brown shown as spots or brindle Red comes as red with variations of grey, light red, dark red both as brindles and …

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The Imperial hunt purchase

Case from the Imperial Hunt Fund. On purchase from Count Sheremetyev for the Imperial hunting of Hounds and Borzoi dogs. Started August 8 days 1883 Ended September 19 days 1883 To the case of buying dogs from GR Sheremetyev on August 29 The list of the Dogs from the former hunt of Count Alexander Sheremetyev. …

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