2003 gather more than 130 Portuguese Podengos in Lisbon
dogs and 31 national and international exhibitors attender the 14th Portuguese
Podengo Club's Specialty Show that took place in June 21, 2003, in “Tapada
da Ajuda”, Lisbon. The number of dogs present broke another record.
organization was under the responsibility of the Portuguese Podengo Club.
Vitor Veiga and Pedro Delarue were the judges. From among the breed best
dogs presented, a medium Podengo wire-haired male: "Zero de Veiros" (in
the photo) was chosen for Best in Show.
annual assembly of breeders and other Podengo lovers, allowed one more
day of friendship between all participants and visitors, demonstrating
the breeders vitality in the preservation of this rare breed.
the show took place the traditional lunch. In the afternoon it was the
subscribtion to the "Lisbon Protocol", that intend to gather all Portuguese
Podengo clubs/organizations around the world. The first subscribers present
at the show were the PPC and the Portuguese Podengo Club of America. This
document has for an objective to gather all organization with common goals,
to share technical support and organize international events. At the ceremony
the American PPClub distinguish some Portuguese breeders with the Honorary
Sunday 22, the PPC organized a Portuguese Podengo functional demonstration
at the Club training field in Sobral de Monte Agraço, near Lisbon.
This event was designed for foreign visitors from several countries to
be able to witness a hunt. For most it was the first opportunity to observe
the Podengo in his hunt function.
Best in Show, BIS e BOB
PP Medium Wire "ZERO DE
from Henrique and Nuno Passadinhas
RBIS e BOB - Small Smooth
PP Small smooth "ROSMANINHO
DA PRAIA DO RIBATEJO" (male) from Luis Vaz Macedo
BOB - Small Smooth
PP Small wire "CARAPAU
DE VIAMONTE" (male)
from: Miguel Sabino
BOB - Big Smooth
PP Big smooth "SOLITÁRIO
DA ESTRELINHA" (male)
from: José Sanches
BOB - Big Wire
PP Big Wire "CHUMBINHO"
from: José Eduardo
- BOB - Medium Smooth
PP Medium Smooth "CALONDA"
from: Armindo Germano
PP Medium Smooth "JUIZA
DO VALE DE LINHOS" (female) from: Ismael Pereira
PP Medium Smooth "CIRIO
DA TALA" (male)
from: Ismael Pereira
PP Big Smooth
"SOLITARIO DA ESTRELINHA" and "DIGA DA ESTRELINHA" from: José Sanches
PP Small Wire "SELLY DO
(female) from: Vasco Matias
PP Medium Smooth "Vale de
Linhos Kennel" from: Ismael Pereira
PHOTOS FROM MONOGRAFICA 2003 >>>
Jorge Humberto 2003