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Final year Standings in American Racing 2010
# 1 Sloughi, # 6 all breeds in Sprint Racing: Sameer Shi'Rayan, SGRC
The Nubia Memorial Cup 2010
SFAA's Trophy for the # 1 Sloughi in all performance events combined
goes to Moroccan Amal
who under tense competition managed to come out on top,
defeating 111 entries in NOTRA oval racing, LGRA straight racing and ASFA Lure-Coursing.
SSARA Sprint racing meets, December 4-5
Sameer Shi'Rayan wins both days and finishes
the 13th Superior Gazehound Racing Champion title for the breed
New Gazehound Racing Champion on Saturday :
Rabah Shi'Rayan (43rd for the breed)
Congratulations to Bi-Na Mahanajim, SGRC
who becomes 12th Sloughi Superior Gazehound Racing Champion!
and to little rocket Moroccan Amal who wins 2 large entries of Sloughis (8 and 11)
SSARA October 9-10, LGRA Sprint Racing
A project 6 years in the making!
and a big heartfelt thank you to the people
of Bensekrane in Algeria
Sisters Ch. Hayifa, ORC, SGRC, F.Ch, and Ch. Hannan Shi'Rayan, GRC
were born August 27 1998.
They just celebrated their 12th birthday!
A wonderful achievement for our Moroccan Sloughia Amal
who becomes Oval Racing Champion
and wins both oval racing events that weekend
NARC, Ramsey, Minnesota, August 21-22
We are very happy for Tarja Matikainen, kennel Elegantin in Finland,
she has a wonderful litter of 8 puppies born August 10
5 girls 3 boys
by Sabih Shi'Rayan and Elegantin Lehtikulta (our Laavatomu's sister)
see pictures here
© de Caprona
2 IABCA shows, July 17, StLouis Missouri
A great show day for Phareeda Shi'Rayan and handler Dr. Bernd Fritzsch
They win in 2 shows
2 Best in Hound Group.
2 Best bred by Exhibitor in Hound Group
2 Best bred by Exhibitor in Show
and 1 Reserve Best in Show!!!
(Phareeda is half African through her dam Rym Cassandra, GRC, F.Ch.
and has more recent African blood through her sire
multi Ch. BIS O'Dah Shi'Rayan, SGRC5, ORC )
The first Best Bred By Exhibitor in Show for a Sloughi bitch in the USA,
her dad O'Dah Shi'Rayan had won the first for the breed Sloughi
Congratulations to Sabih Shi'Rayan and owner Ulla Mäkinen
for winning the Finnish Derby Championship 2010
© KC's Snaps
Moroccan Amal wins BOB and the Bouthayna Memorial Trophy at
ASFA's International Invitational, Lawrence, Kansas ( # 1 event in American lure coursing)
(No sloughis entered on Saturday)
Moroccan Amal wins two back to back Oval Racing events in Minnesota, May 8-9
with entries of 8 Sloughis each
Saber Shi'Rayan becomes 42nd Gazehound Racing Champion
SSARA April 18
Sameer Shi'Rayan becomes 41st Gazehound Racing Champion winning an entry of 11 Sloughis
Nibal becomes the 5th Sloughi Superior Gazehound Racing Champion II
SSARA Sprint Racing March 27
Our "T" Litter is born February 1 2010
5 big puppies
4 boys (2 sand black mask, 1 sand brindle black mask, 1 sand/brindle/black mantle/black mask)
1 girl sand/brindle/black mantle/black mask
See the parents and pictures here
The first time at Shi'Rayan that we have puppies in the color sand/brindle/black mantle/black mask!
3 Shi'Rayan Sloughis celebrate in January 2010 their 13 th birthday
Sisters Ghada Shi'Rayan
Ghada with her 2 favorite toys © Noack 2010
and Ghalia Shi'Rayan
© Edda Blume 2010
Fa'iq Shi'Rayan © de Caprona 2009
a stray cat who sought shelter under the loghome last winter by -20F
took a year to be tamed.
He was caught the day prior to another snow storm with temperatures sinking into the -30 F
This affectionate Tomcat has now joined our household after a visit to the veterinarian.
© Joe Stewart, 2009
The Nubia Memorial Cup winner 2009
Ch. O'Dah Shi'Rayan, ORC, SGRC5
Amal coursing in Kansas
© Joe Stewart 2009
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