Cusidh Coille Hallaig has won Dog World's Top Deerhound Stud Dog 2009 and Misty Lee Top Deerhound Brood Bitch 2009 based on progeny CC wins.

Top Deerhound Stud Dog 2009
Photo (above) is Cusidh Coille Hallaig by Miia Seilonen.

Hallaig has sired two litters both with Misty Lee. Their winning progeny include Drawing Down the Moon to Cusidh and Ch Greyfriars Gille of Beardswood. 2009 also saw two of Hallaig's grand-pups Cusidh Caol Muile and Cusidh Righ Innse Gall winning three best puppy awards. Cusidh Ard Toirnis has won three junior certificates in Finland.

Ch Greyfriars Gille of Beardswood has won Our Dogs Top Sire 2009 based on best puppy wins. His puppy bitch Rosslyn Pippa of Beardswood was awarded Top Deerhound Puppy 2009 by Our Dogs.

Drawing Down the Moon to Cusidh and Ch Greyfriars Gille of Beardswood
Photo (above) Drawing Down the Moon to Cusidh and Ch Greyfriars Gille of Beardswood by Vanessa Lucas.

Further information.

  • Our Dogs Top Sire full results.
  • Dog World Top Stud Dog.
  • Dog World Top Brood Bitch.
  • Misty Lee - (Ch Rosslyn Highlander x Highland Mist).
  • Cusidh Coille Hallaig - (Beardswood Lewis Le Cusidh x Cusidh Aisling) dob 28.06.02.
  • Ch Greyfriars Gille of Beardswood - Owned by Heather and Sarah Helps.
  • Drawing Down the Moon to Cusidh - Banrigh.
  • Cusidh Caol Muile - Truly Scrumptious owned by Ms A Foote & Mr G Crossan.
  • Cusidh Ard Toirnis - Owned by Kielo Oksanen, Finland.


........and they're growing like topsy!


Dug and Creubhag's pups are now enjoying the snow this Christmas-and a spot of gardening!

Creubhag pups in the snow

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Deerhoud Gifts

Banrigh (Drawing Down the Moon to Cusidh) won her second CC at Richmond Championship Show 11th September 2009. She went on to take best of breed and  second place in the hound group. Deerhound judge was Mr Hector Heathcote and group judge was Mrs Zola Rawson.

Banridg gains CC
Photo by Carol Ann Johnson

Mr Heathcote's write up "lovely mature bitch coming really together, in full coat showing very well with settled, typical movement, nice head & expression, acquiline nose, typical ears, typical outline, esp topline & croup, good feet & pasterns, very balanced & unexaggerated".