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28 October Reunion E-Litter

We celebrated the puppies 1st birthday with a nice walk @Bomenpark Heesch

and a get together afterwards @ our home

An impression of the day, puppies and owners enjoyed it and so did we!  

Thank you to all the owners who joined this celebration...




21 October International Dogshow Bleiswijk

Judge JH. Eberhardt (DE)

Flannan's Early Morning Madness "Lady Lana" made her first appearance in Junior class in Holland 

and was 1st Excellent, gaining her first junior point for the Dutch Junior Championship

Flannan's Bumble Beezz "Madam Zizzi" 1st Exellent Veteran class, Best Veteran in Breed

gaining her last for the title Dutch Veteran Champion!

To top it off she went on to Best Veteran in Show under judge K. Kriisk (EE)

No need to say we are proud of this little Madam who was only slightly shown during her life

and will now only will be shown occasionaly when staying in perfect condition!!!


16 & 17 September International Dogshow Maastricht

Judges: saturday A. Petroviv (RS), sunday R. Blomme (B)

Flannan's Bumble Beezz "Zizzi" both days second in Veteran class


14 September we got some fabulous news

Our beautiful boy Mr Ice is going to be daddy !!

Our friends Petra & Joep Kamphuis are expecting a litter by Mr Ice and Yara, due 15 October.

We are looking forward to this very promising combination and meeting the little ones soon

Update: 14th of October the puppies were born, 4 males and 7 females, all puppies are sold!


5 August 

Paignton Championship Show (GB)

Judge: L. King (GB)

Flannan's Early Morning Madness "Lana" 3rd puppyclass and with this result qualified for Crufts 2024

Glennlokhen Macallan "Mr Ice" Reserve open class

SEISC Championship Show

Judge: K. Condron (GB)

Flannan's Early Morning Madness "Lana" Reserve puppyclass 

Glennlokhen Macallan "Mr Ice" 3rd open class


30 June German Winner show Gelsenkirchen (DE)

Judge: Orit Nevo (IL)

We had a fabulous day with our dogs and some new titles to add to their names.

Flannan's Cracker Jack "CJ' 1st championsclass, CAC/CACIB and BOS

With these results our "little" boy becomes International Show Champion CIE !

Flannan's Bumble Beezz "Zizzi" 1st veteran class and Best Veteran in Breed

With these results she becomes International Veteran Champion !

Flannan's Early Morning Madness " Lana" first time in Junior class, still a baby, was 3rd Excellent 



3 June Britisch Gundog Show, KCM ISV

Judge Irish Setters: Nicola Watt (GB)

Dreams and hard work over the last 15 years payed off today

We had a fantastic Day with our dogs and we can only say that we are very very proud of them

Words can't express the feeling we have and will carry along for a long time!!

Breed results:

Flannan's Early Morning Madness "Lana" 1 VP Puppyclass and Best Puppy in Breed

Flannan's Bumble Beezz "Zizzi" 1st Veteranclass and Best Veteran in Breed

Flannan's Djust a Dream "Bobby" 4th VG Openclass

And last but definately not least....Glennlokhen Macallan "Mr Ice" 1st Championsclass, Best Dog and Best of Breed

In the Main ring:

Judge Best Couple in Show: E. 't Lam (NL) -> Mr Ice and Zizzi Best Couple in Show

Judge Best Puppy in Show: E. 't Lam (NL) -> Lady Lana Best Puppy in Show

Judge Best Veteran in Show: N. Watt (GB) -> Madam Zizzi Best Veteran in Show

Judges Best In Show: N. Watt (GB) and K. Wrigley (GB) -> Mr Ice Best In Show!!!

Pictures by W. Janssen


14 May SRA Neuss

Judge: H. Dreissig (DE)

Flannan's Early Morning Madness "Lana" Best Puppy In Show

With the special anouncement that she behaves and moves like a pro :)

Flannan's Cracker Jack "CJ" 3rd Exc Championsclass


Pictures by A. Oei


12 & 13 May International Dogshow Dortmund

First day Judge: D. Ritchie (IRL)

Flannan's Early Morning Madness "Lana" Best Puppy in Breed

Again with a great report from the judge!

Second day Judge: J. Greenan (GB)

Flannan's Early Morning Madness "Lana" again Best Puppy in Breed with good notes about her movement

Flannan's Cracker Jack "CJ" Showed his socks off and got a 2nd in a strong Championsclass and Rest Best Dog

Very proud of our doggies always behaving very well!

Picture by A. Oei


29 April International Dogshow Oss

Judge: R. Blessing (DE)

Mother and daughter joined in for the how today!

Flannan's Early Morning Madness "Lana" Best Puppy in Breed with an excellent report of the judge, 

especialy of her steady movement

Flannan's Bumble Beezz "Zizzi" Best Veteran in Breed and to top it off reserve Best Bitch



2 April IHA Salzburg Austria Alpensieger

Judge: C. Margineanu (RO)

Flannan's Cracker Jack "CJ" 1st Open class, CACA, Res CACIB

Flannan's Bumble Beezz "Zizzi" 1st Veteran class, Best Veteran of Breed, Veteranen Alpensieger

Cherry on the cake today was Glennlokhen Macallan "Mr Ice"

1st Champions class, CACA, CACIB, BOB, Alpensieger and Best in Group II under judge A Mc Kierman (IRL)



1 April IHA Salzburg Austria

Judge: H. Cox (IRL)

Flannan's Cracker Jack "CJ" 2nd Open class, res CACA

Glennlokhen Macallan "Mr Ice" 1st Champions class, CACA, CACIB and BOS

Flannan's Bumble Beezz "Zizzi" 1st time in Veteran class, Best Veteran Breed, Veteranen Sieger


Skye found her forever new home!!!

A loving family, living at the sea side in Holland, came to visit us and meeting beautiful girl Skye.

They fell in love with her immediately and we decided to let her go!!!

Thank you Angenietha and Kees for giving Skye a second chance to a fabulous life.

We know she will be in good hands and treasured by you all...especially as she already found her new best mate: Iris :)


18 March Int Dogshow Rijnland

Judge: S. Mogony (NL)

We took the two sisters Lana and Skye to the show in Minor Puppy Class...

I can only say how proud we are how these two little ones took all in their stride that day

Lady Lana "Flannan's Early Morning Madness" 2nd very promising

Skye "Flannan's Expecting To Fly" 1st very promising, Best Minor Puppy and selected with 6th Best Minor Puppies in Show

Thank you Aylien for helping with handling Skye :)


Pictures by A. Oei


9 March Crufts

Judge: J. Reed (GB)

Mr Ice "Glennlokhen Macallan 3rd Open Class out of 17 entries.

We are over the moon and very proud of our special boy. He never let us down...

To show your dog at Crufts is an honour, being placed is the cherry on the cake!



We started our trip to the UK with a visit to Beccy to deliver Niall "Flannan's Emotion In Motion" 

to go and live with his beautiful father Beau...

Wishing him and his new owner(s) the best of luck and we hope he will follow his daddy's footsteps!!


Precious girl Skye is with us a little bit longer and a partner in crime with Lana and Niall.

She went to a loving family and was trained basics, clean in the house and we did a bit of show training with her.

Now she is here again and ready to find her forever family.

So meet beautiful naughty little lady Skye  "Flannan's Expecting to Fly"

Available to a loving home. Serious enquiries only!

For more info see E-litter or  contact  page.

Skye found her new forever home.


Some lovely news came to us.

Mr Ice became daddy of 10 beautiful babies born in France, 6 boys and 4 girls.

Breeders Cathy and Eric have a small family kennel with the dogs living as family dogs.

Some boys are still available!