CH.Xanova Mist Maiden DOB 24/10/2010
Rumer enjoys a drink as well as us xxx
a lovely expression
Rumer doing scent work

sr.Verlaine Dell Alta Via x multi.CH.Xanova Femme Noire

introducing Rumer ,the next generation of Xanova.She is just adorable , full of fun  !   


Rumer has finished off an incredible year with a BEST PUPPY in SHOW at our BSDA of GB open show ,her last show as a puppy ,it was lovely to stand for that award with her tervueren sister Xanova April Affair

She has been shown at 10 Championship shows in 2011 and won 8 Best Puppy in Breed ,1 Best Puppy Female  2 RES.CCs
           a wonderful start to her show career !

We have a great start to 2012 at the Paris Dog Show where Rumer wins young female and Best Young in Breed ! judge was Craig Fynmore

At our BSDA of GB Open show on 1st April Rumer wins junior female and Best female groenendael ! under judge Paul Lloyd

At only her 3rd appearance in 2012 ,our BSDA of GB Autumn show Rumer is again Best Female at 22 months old !  under judge JL .Vandembendem             

South Wales Championship Show sees Rumer win Post Graduate female and her first CC !!!!   judge today was breed judge Dr.Margy Pratten


Rumers first show in 2013 is at Eindhoven ,Holland under judge M.Vermeiren she wins open class and the RES.CAC !

Crufts was a great day with Rumer winning limit bitch and the RES.CC under respected French judge M.Berton Sarlat ! 

at 3 Counties Championship Show under breed judge Jenny Eaves Rumer wins limit bitch and her 2nd CC   !!!!

At the Genk show in Belgium under Firmin Aertgeerts she wins the RES.CAC  

BSDA of GB Championship Show sees Craig Fynmore (Beljekali) awarding Rumers 3rd and crowning CC with BOB 

At Bournemouth Championship Show under specialist judge Jeff Luscott ,she is 1st in limit and RES.CC


East of England Champ Show Rumer is 2nd in open and the RES.CC under Karen Angier (Biliyra)

At NW&P breeds champ show she is again 2nd in open and RES.CC under A.Maclaren  (Corsini)

At Bournemouth Champ Show Rumer is 1st in open and CC and BOB under Marcelle King (Belamba)

At the National D,Elevage of France in an open class of 45 females, Rumer is placed 10th  !



In March at the BSDA of GB open show Rumer wins Open Female,then Best Bitch ,Best of Breed and finally 

BEST in SHOW ,our huge thanks to judges Steve Bennett and Jude Hearson

At Birmingham Championship Show under specialist judge Kim Brown Rumer wins Open class and the CC (her 5th)



What a great start to 2016 at the Paris Dog Show ,a CFCBB speciality ,where she was 1st in Open female then won the CAC & CACIB and was Best Opposite Sex ! judge this day was Sharon Redmer

At the 125th Anniversary of Belgian Shepherds held in Tervueren ,Rumer wins open female and Best of Breed under judge Mdme Berton Sarlat

In August at the BSDA of GB show she is 1st in open female ,wins the CC and BOB under Kris Malinowski

Then at the National D'Elevage of France she again won Open female from 50+ in the class and the CAC and Best Female 

This has been a fab year for our lovely girl ,4 shows ,3 abroad and 1 here and she wins top honours at all of them !

As well as beauty she has brains ! she just loves to work ,she has passed the KC Bronze,Silver and Gold awards in the space of 4 months ! 


A great start to the year at the Paris Dog Show , a 2 day speciality where Rumer was 1st excellent and the CAC both days 

We attended the KUCBH speciality in Belgium where Rumer again wins the CAC and Best of Breed but this year went one better with Best in Show , breed judge was Emmanuel Boreiro and BIS with Jan Ralph

we took a trip to the Northern Belgian Shepherd dog Championship show where Rumer was 1st in Open ,CC & BOB and finally RES.Best in Show

At the BSDA Championship Show under MdmeVarlet  Rumer was 1st in Open and the RES.CC

Our annual trip to the National D'Elevage of France was enjoyable with Rumer being 2nd in Champion Class from 16 females ! only beaten by the BIS winner 


Although mainly retired from showing now Rumer still loves to work ,she competes in rally but her main love is scentwork which she really loves ! 


Rumer came out of retirement briefly in 2019 and won Best Veteran in Show at the BSDA Open show

Then in Bournemouth Championship Show under judge Liz Woodward (Tervanty) she won veteran female,CC & BOB

on our annual trip to the NE we entered her in veteran class and were thrilled from 71 veterans to see win BEST VETERAN in Show ! still a winner at 9 years old !

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10.06 | 18:21

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10.06 | 13:08

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15.02 | 02:41

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