Looking Back: The 1957 Westminster Kennel Club Show
Shirkhan was the first dog from the Hound Group to win the Garden. He was also the first Afghan Hound to win Best in Show at Westminster. The second, Ch. Kabiks The Challenger ('Pepsi'), won in 1983 and had Shirkhan in his pedigree several times.
Looking Back: The 1983 Westminster Kennel Club Show
Fifty-two percent of dogs entered were champions, and judge Derek Rayne took only 14 minutes in the Best in Show ring before pointing to Afghan Hound Ch. Kabiks The Challenger as Best in Show. As of 2015, Chris Terrell's 1983 champion is still the most ...
Tuff-N-Uff Returns to Orleans Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas Jan. 24
A pair of championship matchups headlines the card, as flyweight champ Jamin Tayaba (6-4) takes on challenger Junior Gomez (4-7) and lightweight contenders Lenon “Zulu” Ford (3-1-1) and Caleb “The Carrot” Contreras (3-1) battle for Tuff-N-Uff's vacant ...
The Importance of Silhouette in Showing Dogs
The silhouette of iconic Afghan Hound, Ch. Kabik's The Challenger, provides the framework within which the breeder and judge will begin their understanding of the breed: first the framework, then the general interior and then the specifics, one step at ...