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Outstanding International & Local News for 2010 - 2009 - 2008 - 2007 - 2006

  • January 2010:AWESOME start to the new decade -- firstly the exciting news that Darcie aka Ozrhode Celtic Sands is Australia's #1 Whippet Rising Star, Queensland's #2 Hound Rising Star and Australia's #8 Hound Rising Star winner [DOL pointscore] Huge congratulations to Lana and Jasmyn for achieving such a memorable award, we are such proud breeders!
    Then to top it off, the news that Geralt aka Ozrhode Australian Idol is awarded his final CAC. Geralt is now a Champion of the Czech Republic. He had qualified during 2009 for the Club Champion of CKRR. Congratulations to Jan and Bara - he's a credit to you both, may 2010 continue to prove to be very successful for little Gert!
  • October 2009:Little Arrow goes Runners Up Best Exhibit in Group (Group 2) & Puppy in Group from a strong Hound group at Bacchus Marsh & DKC.
    Moody is awarded Best Intermediate in Show and Best Headed Dog, Cougar goes Best Puppy in Show. Ozrhode Kennels comes in 3rd most successful breeder in show from only 4 entries under Christian Jouanchicot (Out of Africa, France)
  • March 2009:Ripley is awarded Runners Up Best in Show, Dog CC, Opposite Open in Show. Moody is Best Junior in Show and Best Headed dog. Misty is awarded Best Dam and Progeny again at the RRCV specialty on 1 March 2009 under Clayton Heathcock (Camelot, USA)
  • February 2009:Forrest and Scarlett litter arrives safe and sound on 28 February 2009. Mother and beautiful babies all well
  • December 2008:Moody gains his Australian Championship title on 27 December 2008 and takes another class in group as well.
    Charm's babies arrive safely on 5 December 2008. 4 males/3 females, all essentially blues .. but changing (solid brindles with white trim, blue & white parti, blue fawns with white trim)
  • November 2008:Ripley is awarded Runners Up Best in Specialty Show, Best Open in Show, Reserve Dog under Mrs Jane Trieber (USA) at the RRCSA specialty. Moody is awarded Best Headed Dog and Misty is awarded Best Dam and Progeny.
    Congratulations to Dawn on Misty's aka MRUBIS; RUBISS Ch. Ozrhode Divine Mystique Runners Up Best in Specialty Show win, under Rob Surman (Groberspals) at the RRCV specialty. Misty's kids, Harvey & Kimani also won their class & helped achieve the award of Best Dam & Progeny for Misty
  • October 2008:Pleased to announce the pending litter of Charm aka Multi RUBIS Aust. Ch. Ridgesetter Celtic Charm and Darcy aka Multi BIS Aust. Grand Ch. Taejaan One Step Closer, expected around 6 December 2008. This will be our 2nd whippet litter and we look forward to their arrival.
    Congratulations to Jan and Bára on Gert's aka Ozrhode Australian Idol fabulous win at the large European Dog Show in Budapest. He was awarded the title FCI-European Youth Winner 2008 and consequently qualified for Crufts.
  • September 2008: Brandy at her first show outing for 2008, goes Best of Breed at the Royal Melbourne Show under Mr Yoshi Mori (Japan). Congratulations to Tiina & Mikko on achieving Tomba's Finnish Championship title in style, by going BIG 2 on 20 September 2008 and for his Estonian Championship title on 6 September 2008. September has certainly been a terrific month for the both of you.
  • July 2008:Congratulations to Tiina & Mikko on Tomba's Best in Group 3 award, BOB, CAC in Talinn, Estonia. It was also wonderful to finally met you all at the World Show in Stockholm. Thank you for making our trip so memorable.
  • June 2008:Demi earns her Australian Championship title.
  • March 2008: Congratulations Anne, on Dotti's Best Junior in Show at the Whippet NSW specialty under Bill Armstrong (Scotland)
    Demi is awarded Best Puppy in Show, at the NSW Sighthound Show under Annette Bystrup (Denmark).
  • February 2008: Brandy's litter arrives safely on 2 February 2008. Mum and babies doing well
  • January 2008: Congratulations to Dean and Sally on achieving Magic's Australian Championship title. She is now known as Aust. Ch. Ozrhode Magical Tribute.
  • January 2008: Geralt arrives safely at his new home in Prague. We Hope the handsome Geralt brings Jan years of joy and success.
  • November 2007: Matrix aka Ch. Padtheway Schirman Qatar wins BEST EXHIBIT IN SHOW, All Breeds, Portland.
  • November 2007: Demi aka Padtheway Misdemeanor is awarded RUNNERS UP BEST IN SHOW, Saluki Club of Vict.
  • October 2007: Scarlett & Ripley's babies arrive. 7 boys/2 girls. Mum and babies are all doing well.
  • September 2007: Misty aka MRUBIS Ch Ozrhode Divine Mystique goes Best of Breed at Adelaide Royal.
  • May 2007: Matrix aka Aust. Ch. Padtheway Schiram Qatar goes RUNNERS UP BEST IN SHOW, All Breeds, Colac.
  • March 2007: Misty aka MRUBIS Ch. Ozrhode Divine Mystique goes RUNNERS UP BEST EXHIBIT IN SHOW, Hound Club of SA. Ripley is Junior in Show
  • March 2007: Charm's babies arrive safe and sound. 3 boys/4 girls - our inaugural whippet litter
  • February 2007: Ripley aka Aust. Ch. Ozrhode Believe It OrNot at 13 months of age, gains his Australian Championship title. Ripley is our 20th Champion.
  • January 2007: Brandy is named the No.1 Rhodesian Ridgeback Bitch in Australia for 2006 on the Dogzonline National pointscore.
  • October 2006: Congratulations to Kathrin for achieving Diva's aka Int Ch. DCh. Ozrhode Wild Inspiration (Imp Aust.)International Championship title.
  • September 2006: Matrix aka Aust. Ch. Padtheway Schiram Qatar goes Best of Breed at Royal Melbourne Show under Mrs J Quiros-Kubat (Argentina). Matrix was shortlisted to final Best 8 Hounds
  • May 2006: Gypsy at 7.5 years of age gets her 4th BEST IN SPECIALTY SHOW under Ms. Orit Nevo (Israel) [Rich-Rach RRs], RRCWA.
  • April 2006: Scarlett aka Aust. Ch. Shelridge Congo Secret gains her Championship title.
  • January 2006: From limited showing, two Ozrhode girls named in the National Top 10 RRs for 2005. Misty, RUBIS Ch. Ozrhode Divine Mystique at No. 4 and Brandy, BISS Ch Ozrhode Dia Blue Crush at No. 8.
  • January 2006: Congratulations to Vanessa on obtaining Vulcan's Portuguese Championship. He's now known as BIS; RBIS Int. Ch. Port.Ch. Gbz Ch. ECh Cat.Ch. JCat.Ch. Ozrhode Dia Hot Prospect (Imp Aust) TAN.