March - 11th ,Nos wins challenge dog and RUNNER UP BEST IN SHOW (pictured above with Best In Show winner Ch Rayonnoire Canny Bairn)at the Staffordshire Bull Terrier Club of Victoria's March Championship show under Judge Annette Baxter (Boldhart) at the same show, Targa (Jamelkur Show Machine) wins opp Junior In Show, Saas winning Best Australian Bred in Show with Bo, Calais and Nova placing, so a very successful trip
March 16th - Nos becomes a GRAND CHAMPION!! We are thrilled that Nos has got enough points for this title after fighting cancer for 6 months of the past year where we wondered if he would ever make it.
April - Nova becomes a champion!! Ch Jamelkur Bowtie Babe is another champion for Grand Ch Highbourne Luskin Star and Ch Jamelkur Shoin Shine.
ACT & DSBTC club shows sees Nos win Parent & Offspring with , Exquizite Super Star, Ch Gemra Aces High, Gemra Dancinwiththedevil & Gemra Cause For Concern.
Nos is now back to having a rest from the ring and will come out for the occasional show, as a treat for him more than anything.
May - Saw the arrival of SEVEN very special Nos babies at Castlebar Staffords via frozen semen.
June - Attending the two shows in Victoria on the long weekend saw Bo win Best Limit In Show under specialist Judge Mrs G Small (UK) at the SBTC of VIC show and place 3rd behind his brother Targa under Mr A Small the next day at the STC of Vic show. Calais placed 2nd under Mrs G Small and 3rd under Mr A Small which we were very happy with. So a successful and enjoyable trip to Melbourne.
23rd - Bo wins BEST IN GROUP at Leeton Griffith
July 7th Nos wins Challenge dog and RUBOB and Nova wins Intermediate In group at Penrith ABKC
15th Bo wins BEST IN GROUP again at Sutherland Shire ABKC
22nd Bo and Nova both win their classes at North of the Harbour
August Nos's daughter Lacey owned by Racheal Bawden in WA gains enough points to be now known as Ch Gemra Cause for Concern following her sister Ch Gemra Aces High who titled earlier in the year, they are being followed closely by Gemra Dancinwiththedevil who is very close to her title now. These girls were all bred by Peter Abbott from Gemra and are by Gr Ch Jamelkur Cruzin Star and Gr Ch Gemra Black Ace which has proven to be a very successful union.
September Another champion for Nos! New Champion Gemra Dancinwiththedevil "Suzi" owned by Lyndall Hopgood in partnership with Peter Abbott is the third champion for Nos and Sophie from this litter. Nos takes BOB , Nova takes bitch CC and Bo res dog & RUBOB at the Canberra & District Sporting Terrier show and Nos then takes BEST IN SHOW at the ACT & DSBTC open show under Nathan Jennings from Jenrana.
October Bo wins Reserve Challenge at British Terrier under UK Judge Mr S Gazzard with Calais getting 2nd in the Aust bred bitch class.
Targa wins a large Intermediate Dog class and Opp intermediate in Show and Best Headed under Mrs K Aspin (UK) at the SBTC of South Australia = Huge congratulations to Lorraine.
November Bo becomes a dad for the 2nd time to 5 beautiful babies.
Joker (Nos baby) wins most promising puppy and baby puppy in show at the SBTC ofWA championship show with Gillian Skelly (UK) Judging and with his sister Floss winning the baby bitch class over 6 other babies and not to be out done Chevy wins Aust Bred in show at the same show................Well done Racheal!!
Bo becomes a champion at Young on the 18th after limited showing until April this year and at Young also Calais wins 2 res cc's and Aust bred in group. In WA Joker wins Baby in show twice in one weekend !! Dempsey wins Dog CC, RUBOB and Junior in group, well done Demsey, Marion and of course Ama.
December 1st sees Bo win 2 best of breeds in one day !! Then to finish the year off on the 15th he finished in style by taking out BEST IN SHOW at the SBTC of QLD championship show under Ms Annette Baxter (Boldhart) with an entry of 174!! Eric and Bo had a fantastic time at the show and thanks to all involved for making it special.