Month: January 2018

Ed Fair passes away

Today we learned that another long time Bichon Frise fancier/breeder/exhibitor has left us. Ed Fair passed away of a ruptured aortic aneurism. He was 83. Ed had been a long time exhibitor in the dog show world starting out with

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Hollyhock Skywalker New Champion

Congratulations to SKY, the newest Hollyhock Bichon to attain his Champion title. Hollyhock Skywalker “Sky” was awarded his first major the first day he went in the show ring at 10 months old. He came home 3 months later finishing

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Barbara Chappell passes away

Barbara Chappell, a long time Bichon Frise fancier and frequent exhibior, passed away today of heart failure. She was 89 years old. Coming west from New England in the early 50’s, Barbara started her show days handling her own standard

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Beginning 2018 Shira Yuri Bichons

BLADE BLADE CH Shira Yuri’s Samurai Sword ‘Blade’ won 4 majors at the Palm Springs shows in January. His littermate Shira Yuri’s Gardenia Kimono ‘Dena’ won 2- 4 pt majors at the same event. At the Long Beach shows Dena

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