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Sh Ch/Int/Ir/Sui Sh Ch Otto De Aronagua Del Chanderhill

Ir/Be/Sui J Ch

Swiss Alpensieger 2018, Celtic Winner 2019, Celtic Winner 2018, Celtic Junior Winner 2018, Swiss Junior Alpensieger 2017

(Imp Esp)

After deciding we were hooked on the breed, we decided to add a male Spanish to the family to show alongside our girls. Kate started to speaking to a number of breeders in Spain and it wasn’t long before she made contact with Raul Pontes Rodriguez. She spoke with Raul about what we were looking for in a male. Around 6 months later, Raul then informed us of a litter from which he might have a male available. After seeing pictures and videos of this handsome boy, the decision was made that when he had reached 4 months old, Otto would make his way from Spain over to Chanderhill.

Otto has done nothing but wow us ever since. During 2017, his first year with us, he became the UK’s Top Spanish Water Dog Puppy and at the age of only 13 months won our kennel’s first UK Challenge Certificate. Then during the course of the next two years, Otto became our first male UK Show Champion, a Champion of two other countries and was also Best in Show at a Spanish Water Dog Specialty Show on one of our trips to compete in the breed’s homeland of Spain.

Otto is also now a father. He is the sire of two of the litters of pups born at Chanderhill in 2018. One of his sons, Finn (Chanderhill Alfredo), won Best Puppy in Breed on his UK Championship debut at LKA in December 2018 and was then Best Male Puppy at Crufts in March 2019. Finn has since gone on to make breed history, becoming the first male Spanish Water Dog to qualify for the Kennel Club’s Junior Warrant Award.

Another son, Cocoa (Chanderhill Cash The Cheque At Donjenki) has since become only the second male SWD to qualify for the Junior Warrant. Cocoa’s individual show highlights include being Best Male Puppy and also Best of Opposite Sex (at the age of just 9 months!) on his Championship Show debut at the West of England Ladies’ Kennel Society Championship Show in April 2019 and then Best Puppy in Show at the Spanish Water Dog Club UK Championship Show in June 2019.

D.O.B: 13.11.2016

Owned By: Kate Hodgkinson-Rutherford & Mark Rutherford

Sire: Loco De Aronagua

Dam: Esp Ch Chambao De Aronagua

Top Awards: Best in Show UCPDAE Monographica Granada 2018, Kennel Club Stud Book Number, Our Dogs’ UK Top SWD Puppy 2017, Best Puppy in Show SWD Club UK 2017, Celtic Winner 2019,  Celtic Winner 2018, Celtic Junior Winner 2018, Swiss Alpensieger 2018 & Swiss Junior Alpensieger 2017

Titles: International Show Champion, UK Show Champion, Irish Show Champion, Swiss Show Champion (Schweizer Ausstellungs-Champion), Irish Junior Champion, Swiss Junior Champion & Belgian Junior Champion

World Dog Show Results, Amsterdam 2018: Excellent 1 Grade in Open Dog Benelux Winners Show, Excellent 2 Grade in Open Dog SWD Specialty Show & Graded Excellent in Open Dog World Dog Show

Spanish Show Results: Best in Show UCPDAE Monographica Granada 2018, Excellent 2 Grade in Intermediate Dog National & International Dog Shows of Granada 2018 and Excellent 3 Grade in Open Dog National Dog Show of Granada 2019

UK Ch Results: 3 Challenge Certificates, 2 BOBs, 5 Best Dog, 1 Reserve Best Dog, SWD Club UK Best Puppy in Show 2017, 10 Best Puppy in Breeds, 3 Puppy Group Shortlists, 2nd in Open Dog, Crufts, March 2019, Show Champion

IR Ch Results: 1 Group 3 Placing, 1 Group 4 Placing, 4 BOBs, 5 CACIBs, 12 Irish Green Star Certificates (CACs), Irish Champion & Junior Champion

Swiss Ch Results: 3 BOBs, 1 Best Dog, 3 CACIBs, 3 CACs, 3 JCACs, Swiss Champion & Junior Champion

BE Ch Results: 3 BOBs, 2 CACIBs, 1 RCACIB, 2 CACs, 1 RCAC, 3 JCACs, Junior Champion & Winner with Thema of the Best in Show Brace at the International Dog Show of Genk 2019

UK Open Show Results: 1 Fourth Best in Show, 1 Best in Group, 1 Reserve Best Puppy in Show, Numerous Group & Puppy Group Placings, Multiple BOBs & Best Puppy in Breeds





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