Photo Andrew Brace
THE MINIATURE Wirehaired Dachshund, Ch Ridanflight Ricardo, owned and bred by Steve Rose has taken the breed record after winning his 46th CC at SKC.
He clinched this win by gaining his 47th CC at Bath last weekend under Mrs J Cross. Ricardo also has 15 RCCs and was Top Mini Wire 2018, a position he held all year, Top Mini Wire 2017, Top Mini Wire Male 2015 and Top Mini Wire Male 2014. He was also Runner Up Top Mini Wire 2014 & 2015. He took the BOB Crufts in 2015 and again in 2017.
Steve told OUR DOGS: ‘He is the sire of two Champions, four CC winners, several RCC & BPIB winners including Crufts. ‘He has won a Group 1, two Group 2, three Group 3s and two Group 4’s at General Championship Shows. At Breed Club level he won BIS at the Miniature Dachshund Ch Show, was BIS at the Wirehaired Dachs Ch Show, RBIS Mid Dachs Ch Show and RBIS at the Lancs & Cheshire Dachs Ch Show.