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Sybil - Montecani She’s a Rainbow over Thandiwe
Ras del Montecani (IMP ITA)  x  Martina Junior (IMP ITA)
Born 16/01/18  Bred by Tracy Davies and Jane Gill
Sybil, the newest addition to my happy pack, was bred by my good friends, Tracy Davies (Montecani) and Jane Gill.
I was lucky enough to be privvy to the meticulous planning of this litter, and handled the Stud dog at the mating - so was very invested from the start. Both Sire and Dam are Italian Imports, making for an exciting prospect. All of the pups were hip assessed via PUPSCAN at 6 weeks, all of us happy to support an initiative that strives for improving the health of our Canine companions, going forward. Although the hips aren’t formerly “scored” at this age, all pups received a certificate stating all is well, and acknowledging them as candidates of the programme. It will be interesting to compare the pupscan results against Hip score at 18 months.
Tracy wasn’t in a position to keep a pup herself due to other commitments, so I suggested co-owning as a solution. At five and a half weeks I went to see the litter, and Syb was my pick. I just had to hope Tracy liked the same one, as it was such an even litter. Thankfully she did, and Syb came home with me!
Sybil is a real action girl, bombproof, and takes life in her stride. She is a quick learner and problem solver - and is deliciously mischievous!
Sybil will be worked as well as shown, and if her potential is anything to go by, has a great future ahead of her.
Best Puppy in Breed
Richmond 2018

Photo:R Horler