Fantastic news Dylan (NZCH Sailema Royal Status) gains his final Australian Champion Title points with a Best Of Group & Open Of Group win at Temora kennel Club on the 14th May. He also won Best of Breed the next day as well.. This was Dylan's first show for months and  he was just  entered in the Open Class. Dylan was also short listed for Best In Show. What a day!!!!. Our first Dual Champion ever at Sailema kennels. Well done Trish Blamire for her excellent presentation and handling of Dylan. We look forward to his return to NZ very soon.
Bliss (Birchlands Royalty at Sailema) has been shown occasionally and won 4 x Baby Puppy of Group and 2 x Baby Puppy in Show.
Arrow wins Intermediate in Show at the Auckland Spaniel Show.
Rider (Birchlands Crown Crusader) wins the following annual awards of year awards:
The Gundog Society Puppy of the Year,2010
Southern Gundog Society Puppy of the Year 2010
He has  also qualified for the
 PoPlan Annual Puppy of the Year Awards 2010
many thanks to Mark Lawerence and Jane Hamilton for handling this wonderful dog while Amelia is away.