NEWS

JUNE 2019

Huge weekend with our dogs at the Annual American Staffordshire Terrier Club of Vic Championship Shows & Open Show.

Thrilled with their results over the long weekend.

Our star of the weekend was our beautiful Belle - RBISS Ch. Rythmnblu Belle Starr (A.I)

Belle came away with a BEST EXHIBIT IN SHOW at the ASTCV Inc Open Show under judge Tyron Atkinson (Vic). In the afternoon she came away with RESERVE BITCH CHALLENGE & onto RUNNER -UP IN SHOW at the 19th Championship Show under judge David Alexander (USA). This has given Belle her 4th Reserve Challenge at Championship Specialty Shows & 1 Challenge, 1 Reserve Challenge at Open Specialty Shows. On top of this she was also awarded BEST OF BREED at the Sporting Terrier Open Show under judge Suzanne Tennant (Vic).

‘Dusty’ made his show debut at just shy of 6 months of age and he didn’t disappoint! Dusty came away with 4 x 1st’s in Baby Puppy Dog Class & 1 Baby Puppy In Show & 1 Opposite Baby Puppy in Show.

Dusty - Farfromova Idols And Anchors

Sat June 8th | ASTCV Inc Open Show 2019

JUDGE: Tyron Atkinson (Vic)

1st Baby Puppy Dog, OPPOSITE BABY PUPPY IN SHOW

Sun June 9th | ASTCV Inc 20th Championship Show 2019

JUDGE: Sue Impey (South Africa)

1st baby Puppy Dog, BABY PUPPY IN SHOW

Sporting Terrier Club of Vic Open Show

JUDGE: Suzanne Tennant (Vic)

1st Baby Puppy Dog

Sporting Terrier Club of Vic Championship Show

JUDGE: Falk Seiwart (Germany)

1st Baby Puppy Dog, Baby Puppy of Breed

Ivy - Farfromova Romance Is Dead

Sun June 9th | ASTCV Inc 20th Championship Show 2019

JUDGE: Sue Impey (South Africa)

1st baby Puppy Bitch, OPPOSITE BABY PUPPY IN SHOW

Sporting Terrier Club of Vic Open Show

JUDGE: Suzanne Tennant (Vic)

1st Baby Puppy Bitch, Baby Puppy of Breed

MARCH 2019

‘Belle’ | Ch. Rythmnblu Belle Starr (A.I) ventured to one show over the weekend. Friday 15th March | Cohuna & Distict Kennel Club.

Belle was first awarded Best of Breed & then went on to

RUNNER-UP IN GROUP (Group 2nd) & OPEN IN GROUP under judge: Miss M Davis (QLD)

JANUARY 2019
What a start to our year! 

First 2 shows of 2019 and we are excited to share that on Friday night at the Central Gippsland Kennel Club Show we have our first home bred Champion.

At 10 months of age, 'Barry' gained his final points to now be known as:

Aust. Ch Farfromova Lil Abner Yokum (pending Dogs Vic).

Not only did he gain his final points, but what a way to earn them, Barry was first awarded Best of Breed and then went on to 
RUNNER -UP IN GROUP (Group 2nd)
& PUPPY IN GROUP.

In achieving his title, he did it with just -
* 6 Best Of Breeds
* 1 Dog Challenge
(out of 12 show entries)

Last night we ventured back to the Central Gippsland Kennel Club for the Sat night show with both 'Belle' & 'Barry'. 

'Belle' Ch. Rythmnblu Belle Starr (A.I) was awarded a lovely Best of Breed & ran for Group, 'Barry', Dog Challenge & PUPPY IN GROUP 
under judge Diane Shackleford (VIC).

'Barry' then went on to be awarded 

BEST PUPPY IN SHOW 

under judge Arthur Fry (VIC).

Barry is trained, loved & spoilt by Mike & Mel Young and loves joining us at shows.

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DECEMBER 2018

The first weekend in December saw us compete at 2 out of the 3 Dog’s Victoria Summer Spectacular Shows at KCC Park, Skye,

Saturday 1st Dec

Judge: Ms. D Lucas (South Africa)

This was the last Pointscore of the year for the Amstaff Club of Vic. ‘Barry’ Farfromova Lil Abner Yokum first was awarded Dog Challenge from Puppy Class and then went on to be awarded Best of Breed for 23 points and receive a lovely rosette as the December winner.

Our beautiful Belle managed a 1st in Open Bitch Class.

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Friday 30th Nov

Judge: Mr. R McCoy (Ireland)

Barry - Reserve Challenge Dog & Puppy of Breed.

Belle - Bitch Challenge & Runner-up Best of Breed

NOVEMBER 2018

Great day at Vic Womens Kennel Club Show Monday November 5th. 138 terriers entered - Judge: Mr. Ole Neileson (CANADA)

Thrilled that first Barry - Farfromova Lil Abner Yokum was awarded Dog Challenge from the Puppy Class, to then have Belle - Ch. Rythmnblu Belle Starr (A.I) be awarded Bitch Challenge.

Barry then went on to be BEST OF BREED for a lovely 19 points.

OCTOBER 2018

Headed off to Seymour & District Ag Show which surprisingly had a strong entry of Amstaffs. Barry - Farfromova Lil Abner Yokum (co-owned with Mike & Melissa Young) came along to experience his first show (barring the Royal) in a class outside of Baby Puppy.

At 7 months of age, Barry was awarded Dog Challenge, then onto Best of Breed for a nice 15 points - Judge: Julie Keenan (Vic).

Barry was then awarded Best Puppy In Group against a nice line up of puppies. Credit must go to Mike & Melissa who have done some lovely training with him and he is a joy to show.

SEPTEMBER 2018

Saturday 22nd September, our beautiful girls and Barry headed to Melbourne Royal Show & ASTCV Inc 18th Specialty Show. Both girls were awarded 2nd place in respective classes at the Royal & Barry - Farfromova Lil Abner Yokum (Lola x Kuma) took 1st place in Puppy Dog Class.

In the 18th Specialty Show, Lola’s turn for a 1st place taking 1st Australian Bred Bitch Class & Opposite Australian Bred in Show to her brother, Chief.

JULY 2018

We ventured to the ASTCV Pointscore Show for July held at KCC Park on Saturday 14th July.

Belle - Ch. Rythmnblu Belle Starr (A.I) was awarded Best of Breed and was the July Pointscore winner for a lovely 21 points under Ms. Anna Lane (VIC).

Belle is still maturing at 2.5yrs of age and we are pleased with her achievements. Always grateful to Rythmmblu Kennels for this special lady. 

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JUNE 2018

We have been a little less active than normal, we were busy raising puppies! All of the gorgeous pups have now gone to their new homes and we are very pleased with all of their progress.

Prior to the long weekend in June on Thursday 7th June, Belle - Ch. Rythmnblu Belle Starr (A.I) took out a 22 point Best of Breed under terrier specialist Bruce Schwartz (USA). 

Over the long weekend in June the ASTCV held their Open Show & 16th & 17th Specialty Shows.

Good Golly, Miss Dolly!!!! Our little cutie, Dolly - Farfromova Lil Kiss My Halo, from our Kuma x Lola litter in only her second weekend of shows at 13 weeks of age, was awarded BABY PUPPY IN SHOW at both the Open Show & the 17th Championship Shows! In addition to Dolly taking out these awards her handsome brother, Barry - Farfromova Lil Abner Yokum co-owned with Mike & Mel Young was awarded OPPOSITE BABY PUPPY IN SHOW at the Open Show.

Podium pictures of Dolly and handler Lang to come as well as Barry and Mike. 

MARCH 2018

Puppies are here!!! The below combination prodcued 5 boys & 2 girls, born on 03/03/2018

This was a long awaited litter and we are very excited. 

And the DNA results are in!....all puppies are sired by RBIS MRBISS MBISS Aust. Ch Rythmnblu Lil Hawaiian Kuma (A.I). Excited to watch them all grow.

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DECEMBER 2017

As our show year has come to a close we are very proud of our girls and what they have achieved this year. Belle in her first full year of showing has done an exceptional job and has been awarded some great results. We look forward to an exciting 2018 with some wonderful news to come.

  • Belle - Ch. Rythmnblu Belle Starr (A.I)

Belle achieved her Australian Champion title in just 2 months at the start of the year.

Dogzonline Breed Pointscore - finishes as number #2 Female American Staffordshire Terrier Nationally! And in the top 6 overall. A great effort considering she competed in Junior Class up until the end of August! Consistently competing against mature bitches.

She was awarded 3 X RESERVE BITCH CHALLENGES all from Junior Class at Specialty Shows. 1 X Reserve Bitch Challenge & Junior In Show from at an Open Specialty Show. She has also been awarded 2 X Junior In Shows, 1 X Opposite Junior In Show and 1 X Intermediate In Show at Specialty Shows. 

Belle achieved Multi-Best of Breeds & Class In Groups at All Breeds Shows

  • Lola - Grand. Ch Rythmnblu No Fluff N Stuff (A.I)

Lola has taken a back seat to Belle this year and only appeared at some shows. We are thankful to have such lovely friends at shows and on numerous occasions Amy from Handpikd Staffords has shown Lola. 

She still managed some lovely results from her appearances.

Bitch Challenge and Runner-Up Best of Breed at The Royal Melbourne Show! 

Open In Show at the Open Specialty Show.

Runner-Up In Group, Multiple Class In Groups and Multiple Best of Breeds in All Breeds Shows

 

SEPTEMBER 2017

Melbourne Royal Show Sept 27 - Lola wins BITCH CHALLENGE & RUNNER-UP BEST OF BREED! under judge Mr. Warner Cespedes Arias (Costa Rica). The breed entry for this was 33 Amstaffs. 

Lola now joins her mother & sister as a bitch challenge winner at the prestigious Melbourne Royal Show. Belle didn't disappoint being awarded 1st in Intermediate bitches.

In the afternoon there was a Specialty Show hosted by the Royal for the ASTCV.

Lola managed a place in Australian Bred bitches however it was Belle's turn to out do her sister and was awarded Intermediate In Show under judge Ms. Virginia Lyne (Canada)

Thanks Lang at Rythmnblu for handling Belle.

AUGUST 2017

We travelled to QLD for the American Staffordshire Terrier Club of QLD Championship Shows at Durack. Absolutely thrilled that Belle for the third time in four months again from Junior Class was awarded RESERVE BITCH CHALLENGE & Junior In Show under terrier judge: Mr. Kerry Lee (VIC).

Belle was a few days shy of turning 18 months of age at this show and we are looking forward to her stepping into Intermediate Class at her next lot of shows.

Thanks Rythmnblu Kennels for our lovely lady who continues to do us proud.

JUNE 2017

Belle does it again!! 

American Staffordshire Terrier Club of VIC, 14th Championship Show, June 11th 2017.

Ch. Rythmnblu Belle Starr (A.I) is awarded RESERVE BITCH CHALLENGE & Junior In Show under judge: Ms. Stephanie Godfrey (S.A)

We are very proud, another Reserve Challenge from Junior class at 16 months of age.

Belle also took out Reserve Bitch Challenge & Junior In Show at the American Staffordshire Terrier Club of Vic Open Show the day before under Vic judge: Mr. Allen Mae. 

Handled by her breeder this time - Lang @ Rythmnblu Kennels. 

Belle is the daughter of Multi RUBISS Multi BISS Ch. Rythmnblu Rumour Has It (A.I) x BIS Multi BISS Multi Ch. Am Gr. C/ Intl. Ch Sierra's Doc Holliday

APRIL 2017

 American Staffordshire Terrier Club of NSW Specialty Show 2, Saturday April 15th, judge: Ms. Marcy L. Zingler (USA).

104 Amstaffs entered.

Belle, Ch. Rythmnblu Belle Starr (A.I) being awarded RESERVE BITCH CHALLENGE & Opposite Junior In Show at 14 months of age.

MARCH 2017

We are very pleased to announce after 2 x Best of Breeds at Warragul Shows, Monday March 13th , another new Rythmnblu Champion - 
Ch. Rythmnblu Belle Starr (A.I) (pending ANKC).

Belle achieved 12 points as a minor puppy and then was taken out of the show ring, apart from a Royal appearance, to develop and mature.

She has come back into the ring in January this year and has achieved the remaining points in just 2 months of showing.

Belle has been loved and handled by us at Farfromova for our friend's Lang & Suz Dowdell at Rythmnblu Kennels.

Belle's sire is BIS Multi BISS Am. Gr Ch/ Intl. Ch. Sierra's Doc Holliday, her dam is Multi BISS Multi RUBISS Aust. Ch Rythmnblu Rumour Has It......with thanks to Rythmnblu Kennels

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JANUARY 2017

Whilst Lola enjoys some time off, we are very proud that this young lady at 11 months of age has joined the show ring.

Belle, Rythmnblu Belle Starr (A.I) is a half sister to Lola and watching her mature over a period of time, she is coming into her own. We are looking foward to continue to watch Belle mature and have some fun with her!

Thursday Jan 26th, the Australia Day International Kennel Club Show was also the ASTCV first Pointscore of 2017. Belle was awarded Best of Breed under judge, Mr. J Joslin (Finland) for a nice 15 points.

Belle's sire is BIS Multi BISS Am. Gr Ch/ Intl. Ch. Sierra's Doc Holliday, her dam is Multi BISS Multi RUBISS Aust. Ch Rythmnblu Rumour Has It......with thanks to Rythmnblu Kennels

DECEMBER 2016

Sat December 10th we travelled to Castlemaine to enjoy our last show for the year. Lola had a lovely day out first being awarded a 14 point Best of Breed under NSW judge Mrs. L Matthews, and then went on to receive Best Australian Bred In Group 2.

Lola is pictured below with her ASTCV Overall Pointscore 2016 Winner Trophy and her Best Australian Bred in Group sash from Castlemaine.

 

DECEMBER 2016

Sunday December 4th saw the last American Staffordshire Terrier Club of Victoria Pointscore for the year. Under South African judge, Mr. Vorster, Lola was awarded Best of Breed against a strong line up. This saw her receive the medal as the December winner of the Pointscore and also saw her now become OVERALL WINNER ASTCV POINTSCORE 2016!

We are thrilled to receive this for Lola as she has had limited showing this year as we took a much needed break after gaining her Grand Champion title in 2015. 

OCTOBER 2016

Lola has had more time to do the things she loves in 2016, and as she gets closer to winding up her showing this year she headed to Romsey for a double show.

After the AM Show she is proudly the overall leader of the ASTCV Pointscore for 2016! two shows to go. Lola your consistency in the show ring has been lovely from day one!

At the PM Show, Lola took a lovely 12 point Best of Breed under NSW judge Mrs. A Bowe. 

SEPTEMBER 2016

On September 2nd we took our annual trip to the Adelaide Royal Show. This was Lola's third consecutive year of competing and her third consecutive year of Bitch Challenge! 

She then went on to take Runner- Up Best of Breed under judge, Mr. E Wild (Canada).

We could not fault her behaviour and movement on the day, it was again a pleasure to compete in such a highly regarded show. 

AUGUST 2016

Exciting news, we have officially announced our upcoming breeding. We are extremely fortunate to have the opportunity to use

'Ajaxx' Am. Ch Romero's Hasta La Vista Baby with our very own 'Lola' Gr. Ch Rythmnblu No Fluff N Stuff (A.I)

For any puppy enquiries please head to the contact us page.

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MAY 2016

Lola flew to Qld for the ASTCQLD Specialty Shows with her Uncle Kuma, Graeme & Lang. We are super proud of her efforts and results. The shows attracted a big entry of 76.

RESULTS:

ASTCQLD Specialty Show 2- Judge: Billie Kneale (USA)

1ST AUS BRED BITCH CLASS, RESERVE CHALLENGE BITCH & AUSTRALIAN BRED IN SHOW

ASTCQLD Open Specialty Show- Judge: Sherry Jewell (QLD)

1ST AUS BRED BITCH CLASS, RESERVE CHALLENGE BITCH, AUSTRALIAN BRED IN SHOW &....

RUNNER- UP IN SHOW!!! 

APRIL 2016

Lola is this month's cover girl on the Dogs Victoria Magazine!  It has been quite a few years since an American Staffordshire Terrier has graced the cover of the magazine. A big thank you goes to Emma Turner from Emma Turner Photography for taking this lovely photo of Lola.

MARCH 2016

Lola is awarded a 13 point Best of Breed by Chris Moore (VIC) at Yarra Glen Kennel Club Show to be ASTCV March Pointscore Winner, second month in a row.

FEBRUARY 2016

Lola is awarded Best of Breed at Sunshine Kennel Club to be ASTCV February Pointscore Winner!

JANUARY 2016

It's official!! Lola receives certificate to acknowledge that she was the #1 Dogzonline American Staffordshire Terrier Breed Score Winner-Victoria. She also finished as the #2 Bitch Nationally!! Thats the second year in a row!

OCTOBER 2015

Lola takes a nice 12 point Best of Breed at Bendigo Kennel Club Show, handled by Graeme, to be awarded her GRAND CHAMPION TITLE. All before the age of 3.

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SEPTEMBER 2015

Lola WINS Best of Breed  ADELAIDE ROYAL SHOW!!!!!

Mervyn takes Puppy Of Breed & Dog Challenge, Runner Up Best of Breed at 7.5 months old!!

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Adelaide Royal Show 2015

 

APRIL 2015

Lola is awarded Opposite Intermediate in Show at ASTCNSW Specialty Show by Justine Blyth (TAS).

Graeme handles our buddy, 'Kuma' RUBIS multi BISS multi RUBISS Rythmnblu 'Lil Hawaiian Kuma (AI) to Dog Challenge, Opposite Open in Show & Runner Up Best in Show at ASTCVNSW Specialty Show!!! Thanks to our dear friends at Rythmnblu Kennels for the opportunity to show Kuma.

MARCH 2015

Lola is awarded BEST IN GROUP  by Margaret Davis (QLD) and goes on to win INTERMEDIATE IN SHOW under Margaret Davis (QLD) in Camperdown at an All Breeds Show with over 700 entries!

Lola is awarded INTERMEDIATE IN GROUP by Jim Black (VIC) and goes on to be awarded INTERMEDIATE IN SHOW under Iain Hinde (VIC).

JANUARY 2015

Lola finishes #1 in Victoria on Dogzonline American Staffordshire Terrier Breed Pointscore. What a great year she has had. She also took out the ASTCV Overall Pointscore & Junior Pointscore for 2014 and Dave receives Overall Opposite after limited showing.

SEPTEMBER 2014

Lola headed to Adelaide to compete at the Adelaide Royal Show for the first time. We are extremely proud that she was awarded Bitch Challenge & Runner Up Best of Breed from Junior Class, against tough competition.