National Elevage France June 2019

I flew to Bordeaux with Gitte (Birgitte Winter Arildsen) the 7th of June and home the 12th of June

Enjoyed the Island Olerons and the dogshow with about 400 Griffon Vendeen

Dinner saturday evening with oysters 'ad libtum' and a delicious buffet in the old castle after.

Meeting dog people from many countries.

Sunday the 9th June - the show !    And dinner in the evening - we only stayed for the first 2-3 courses of 7 !

Saw Bordeaux and the Island Oleron which was a nice experience. Bordeaux a beautiful city with lots of fine shops, and the island Oleron with beautiful white sand and clear sea.

     

day one getting the rented car in the airport in Bordeaux -  on to our nice hotel in Bordeaux !

     

had dinner late in a very nice restaurant with a huge climbing area !

sightseeing in Bordeaux friday morning below:

     

     

     

  

Driving over the bridge to Oleron - in very rough weather - all light cars were not allowed to cross !

    

Next morning sunshine and breakfast outside our house

    

     

          

      

     

     

Below: Saturday night 'get to gether'

    

       

        

     

  

Below 9 June 2019   Breakfast in the car on our way to NE

  

Arrived at the show grounds

   

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Lunch

     

   Best of Breed

  

  

Dog  CAC Petit  and Res-CAC                                                                       Bitch CAC Petit and RES-CAC

  

   

  

     

Best In Show -  no 2 won - other 3 not placed !!

Grand Griffon Vendeen,  Bricquet, Grand Basset, Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen

Below the meutes !

     

  

Best Meute from Claude Jehanno, France

  

Petit Basset  Griffon Vendeen          and      Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen  MEUTES  from Gwen in Holland

Below the dinner sunday evening seeing friends

  

                                    Sweden and Holland

     

above: the dinner at the old castle sunday evening

lovely beaches

  

  

  

  

  

St George d'Oleron below

  

  

Below: On the top below St Denise

  

  

Below our last dinner before going home the next day

     

 breakfast our last morningbefore we drove to Bordeaux and flew home to Copenhagen

  

  

      our house