Congratulations - Wee Dram (Cusidh Drawing Down the Sun) has won the Our Dogs Top Deerhound Puppy for 2013. Well done, what a great result.

Wee Dram was born in November last year from Cusidh Homecoming and Cusidh Perchance to Dream and he's a super boy with a lovely nature who enjoys everything including the shows that he's attended. Here's a blow by blow account below of his development this year. 


April (5 months)                                             May (6 months)                                          June (7 months)


July (8 months)                                           August (9 months)                                        September (10 months)


October (11 months)                                   November (12 months)                                December (13 months)

Please click on the read more for the judges assessments. 

Southern Counties - Judge Unto Timonen (Finland) 1st Puppy Dog  and Best Puppy. Very promising male puppy. Excellent bone and shape of body. Excellent head. Excellent angulation front and rear. Excellent 

Windsor - Judge Joyce Bond (Regalflight) 1st Puppy Dog. Plenty of substance and crisp dark coat. Good reach of neck and well laid shoulders. Correct forechest. Excellent spring of rib. Tight feet. Would like a little more length in body. Moved well. 

Houndshow - Judge Kay Barrett (Stranwith) 1st Puppy Dog and Best Puppy. Such a very attractive puppy, just how he should look at eight months curvy and rounded, lovely head and expression, dark eyes, nice small ears, well-balanced, good front and rear angulation, good body, nice feet, all enhanced by a typical puppy coat, moved well coming and going and in profile, very easy relaxed mover.

SKC (August) - Judge Marjorie McKinnon (Fingon) 1st Puppy Dog and Best Puppy. Well grown pup with good head, neat ears dark eyes. Strong neck. Nicely put together with good balance for age. Feet OK. Sound springy movement. 

Midland Counties - Judge Sue Piggott (Greyzicon) 1st Puppy Dog. 11 month old well grown puppy with good bone. Nice head with high set ears and good reach of neck. Needs to drop in brisket but has time. Good topline with rise over loin and sloping croup. Good width to thigh and moved out well. 

Thank you to all the judges who have thought so well of him.