da Praia do Ribatejo win BIS
Podengo Win Lisbon International
Took place in Lisbon in 22 and 23
September 2002 the 102nd Lisbon International Dog Show. The Place was the
Pavilhão Carlos Lopes in the heart of the City, organized by the
Portuguese Kennel Club with the support of the City hall of Lisbon. There
where 1030 dogs representing 143 breeds from several European countries
of visitors where present and all could appreciate 34 Podengos from the
six varieties together at the same show, that is a rare situation. The
Best In Show goes to the Portuguese Podengo Small smooth-haired "Jp98 Ch
Port Ww01 Rosmaninho da Praia do Ribatejo from Luis Vaz de Macedo. Besides
the 1st absolute place of the show judged by Miklos Levente of Hungary,
Rosmaninho win the Best of the Portuguese Breeds and the Best of the 5th
Group. It is the second time in the breed history that a Portuguese Podengo
wins an international exhibition.
The Best dogs was: 1st - "Rosmaninho
Da Praia Do Ribatejo" Podengo Português Pêlo Liso Pequeno.
Ow: Luis Vaz Macedo (PT); 2nd - "Radjid El Nabil Du Domaine Du
Rocherreau" Azawahk. Ow:. Didier Coton (FR) and 3th - "Geminorum
Thuban Thaurus" Cão Da Terra Nova. Ow: Daniele Vrees (BE)
This result was an excellent promotion
for the breed and a deserved prize for the breeder. The Praia do Ribatejo
Kennel from Luis Macedo, win also the Best Breeder Group in the Show.