Kotka NORD June 16, 2018

Res-NORD certificate for Marla in our hometown show!



Lahti International March 24, 2018

With an entry of 104 Shelties our girls did good! Starsong Paint Me A Dream was 2nd best bitch with res-CACIB, and Starsong Morning Afterglow (co-owned with Serica’s Kennel) was 4th in junior bitches with Excellent.



Trip to Vilnius

3 International shows in Vilnius, Lithuania in March 2.-4.2018. Some nice results and one new LT CH!



We have a new Champion!

In Tartu national show Jan 13th 2018 Marla was shown first time after her 2nd birthday. She was awarded CAC and BOB, and also group 4th, judge was Davor Javor from Croatia. This certificate brought her Champion titles from Estonia and also from Finland!



Show news of the summer

We did a few shows in July and early August before puppies would arrive.
Hyvinkaa show on July 15th was judged by Paul Lawless. We had brother and sister in intermediate class: Starsong Truly Unruly was second in his class with Very Good, and Starsong Sin Sweet N’ True won her class with CQ and was eventually 4t best bitch. In veterans their mother CH Starsong Se Is My Sin was BOB-veteran and also got CQ. In BIS veteran contest she was shortlisted within the best six veteran dogs but didn’t place.

Helsinki INT Eukanuba Summer Show on 30th July was judged by Gerardo Paolucci. We had Starsong Tiger Muffin in open males, he won his class and got CQ, and placed 3rd best of the males & received res-CACIB. CH Starsong She Is My Sin was again BOB-veteran and got also CQ.

Next weekend in was Kuopio INT show, and Lena Danker-Höglund judging. I had only Petry (S.Tiger Muffin) entered, and he did go winning another open class with CQ and res-CAC with placing as 4th best male.



INT Show in St.Petersburg, Russia

CH Starsong Wildcat Smile (owned by Siw Kalvia, kennel Bridemoor’s) was Best of Breed both days in St.Petersburg. He was awarded CACIB both days also, so after FCI approves, it will be C.I.B. William! Judges were Peter Harsanyi from Hungary and Roberto Velez Pico from Puerto Rico.


Rauma show May 28.2017

Nice day out in Rauma. Results of the day were Starsong Tiger Muffin class win in open males, 3rd best dog and res-cac. Sunsweet Use Your Diamonds exc 3 in junior bitches, and CH Starsong She Is My Sin BOS veteran and 3rd best bitch. Judge was Heather Langfeld from Canada.



Helsinki INT Show May 20. 2017

Marla is here judged by Andrew Beare from Ireland. Class win from intermediate, 3rd best bitch and res-cac was the result of the day.




Lahti INT Show, March 26. 2017

Simo (Starsong Thunder Run) turned eight last fall so it was time to try out in veterans class. He was BOS Vet and 3rd best male. Shelties were judged by Mr Johnny Andersson of Lundecock’s Shelties.


All breed shows in Tallinn Estonia, September 24&25. 2016

What a great show we had! These half siblings took the breed & opposite on alternate days, Petry also was placed 4th in group on Saturday and they were also BIS 3 in Brace competition. And now Marla is a new EE Junior Champion!



Sheltie specialty show Helsinki August 13. 2016

The only Sheltie specialty in Finland in 2016. Total of 120 Shelties shown in extreme weather of wind and rain. We had Marla in junior class and Sylvi in champions, under Mr Ray Grice.


Marla placed first in junior bitches and was eventually 3rd best bitch and won CAC. Unbelievable, out of 62 bitches shown!

Sylvi got excellent from champion bitches class with nice critique but wasn’t placed. The weather conditions weren’t her favorite!

Link to the show page


Porvoo show for groups 1 & 3, July 30. 2016


Nelly did her debut in junior class under Jeff Luscott, with excellent and 3rd in class.


Mantsala all breed, July 16th 2016


Beautiful day and 76 Shelties entered. Judge Rony Doedijns thought very highly of our Marla and awarded her Best of Opposite and CAC. Best of Breed was C.I.B. FI&LT&BY CH Sweet Me Believe In Dream, owned by Niina Ojala.

Photographs by Sirpa Saari, thank you!

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Marla’s critique: Lovely bitch, beautiful in type, size, bone and proportions. Gorgeous head. Beautiful eye and expression. Earset could be a little better. Very nice front and feet. Good body. Good rear angulations. Lovely coat quality. Very typical on the move. Lovely presentation. Very nice representative of the breed.


Kotka International show, ”The Rose Of Kotka” June 18th 2016

Judge Colm Hastings from Ireland had 34 Shelties in his ring. Marla won her first CAC in Finland, and was 2nd best bitch. Critique was very nice: Eyecatching. Excellent eye, ear and bite. Good head balance. Plenty of bone and substance. Well angulated rear. Should do well she is the one to be watched in the future. Well handled.


Narva shows April 23rd & 24th 2016


Great time in Narva! BOB and group placement on both days, on Saturday only 9 month old Marla won group second under Vojislav Al-Daghistani, breed judge was Olga Kojevnikova. William was BOS with CAC. On Sunday William was BOB and group 3rd under Miklos Levente. Marla and William competed in brace also, on Saturday they were BIS 4 and Sunday BIS 2.


Lahti INT April 2nd 2016


Marla (Starsong Paint Me A Dream) was in her first show BOB puppy, William in open class 3rd and 4th best male. Judge was Jorgen Hindse from Denmark.


Helsinki Winner December 5th 2015


William wins intermediate males class in Helsinki Winner, judge is Mr Pedro Sanches Delerue.


September 6th 2015


Last show of this summer for us was in Vantaa LetsGo all breed show. Starsong My Sweet Savannah placed 4th in intermediate class with Excellent, and litter brother Starsong Tiger Muffin won intermediate class placing 3rd best male with res-CAC. Judge was Tino Pehar.

A couple of weeks earlier Starsong Wildcat Smile was BOS with CAC in Kouvola all breed show August 22nd, judge was Markku Kipina.


August 8th 2015


Mantyharju show for FCI groups 1 & 7/8 Starsong Wildcat Smile is BOB and wins his third CAC under judge Elina Haapaniemi and later goes group first. What a dream!


July 25, 2015 Ādaži Latvia


William goes BOS with Latvian CAC and CACIB in Latvia. Judged by Mr P. Sanches Delerue.


Varkaus International Dog Show May 16, 2015


William was awarded 2nd best male and received his first CAC and also reserve Cacib!
Thank you to judge Jasna Matejcic.


Also Starsong Luna Fantasia got her feet wet in open class, with Very Good.
Entry was 38 dogs and 47 bitches.


Helsinki Winner Show 6th December 2014


William won a junior male class of 10 dogs and is now HeJW-14 Starsong Wildcat Smile. He got also res-CC.


Tartu International 8. & 9. November 2014


What an unforgettable trip to Tartu! Sables in three generation were competing, and results were so pleasing. Sylvi got her fourth CACIB on Saturday and this means, after FCI has confirmed it, she is an International Champion. She was also BOS.

William was Best Junior both days, Siru 4th best bitch on Saturday.





In the brace competition on Sunday Siru and William hit the podium with 4th best brace! Photo by


September 27. & 28. 2014


We took a trip across the pond to Tallinn. Siru and Petry were entered, and they also competed in brace competition. Junior CC for Petry on Sunday, and then BIS3 brace!


Showing in August


FCI’s World Dog Show 2014 was in Helsinki August 8.-10. What an experience!



A couple of weeks later we had an unforgettable show experience in Lappeenranta, when Sylvi won the third and last certificate required for championship. She is now Finnish and also Estonian and Latvian champion!

Sylvi was Best of Breed under judge Paula Rekiranta and later Group4 under Paivi Eerola. We were so happy!


Easter in Narva


20.4.2014 Sylvi wins CC, BOB and CACIB at Narva International show.
Simo won male champion class and was 3rd best male,
Piitu was second in junior bitches so we had a nice day.


October 26. 2013 Lahti International


LVV-13 Starsong She Is My Sin: CAC CACIB BOS
Judge Cindy Kerssemeier


October 5. 2013 Tuulos show


LVV-13 Starsong She Is My Sin wins open class and CAC, being 2nd best bitch. Starsong Power N’ Grace got Exc in open class as well. Judge was Helin Kasuk-Tenson.


Gdańsk/Sopot August 11. 2013


Gdańsk/Sopot 11.08. Starsong Crimson Pirate  v1/3 Junior Winner, Best Junior and newly made Junior Champion! Congratulations!


Viimsi Tallinn Estonia July 13. 2013

Starsong Champagne Blush won her junior class of 6 and got Jun CAC and BOB junior.

Starsong Champagne Blush won her junior class of 6 and got Jun CAC and BOB junior. Judge was Dorota Paž from Poland.






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