Some of it is actually fun!!! Really now. Updated sites, links and informative blogs on Health and the state of our dogs. Some hidden music and labels to help you find things...:) Kim

Best in Field BIF at the RRCUS National Specialty 2009--KUSHINDA'S BEATRICE

Dog Health Tip of the Day


Get your Ridgeback Tested today. We can eliminate the crippling disease from the Breed by DNA testing and breeding only Ridegebacks that can not pass on the disease to their offspring. Get your dog tested. Order your test here from the OFA site;

I am a Kushinda Ridgeback and have tested N/N Parents ..

I am a Kushinda Ridgeback and have tested N/N Parents ..
Ah! It's just gonna be a great day..Xena x Kordell litter due June 6 2012.

Sunday, June 24, 2012

Xena x Kordell pups are three weeks old now...all with show quality ridges...cnice!!

Saturday, May 19, 2012

Breeding Great Dogs

Here is the Canine Chronicle Article link to Dr. C Battaglia article on Breeding. It is worth a read.

Monday, April 30, 2012

CHIC GCh Kushinda D'Artanian.Group 3. See me in May in the East..
2012 eNews Letter - Kushinda Ridgebacks - Jan thru May

1/2/12 - Started evaluation of show dogs to CH for 2012. Trixie, Twin & Falkon for Tessa ROM Tessa has four CH to date. GCh Dart to be shown in Best of Breed for Stud Dog Special. Goal to Finish Cheetah. Ten Lure Coursing Titles..Champion Three/Four Kushinda Ridgeback in house. Two planned Fall litters. Plans for National Specialty in FL.

4/15/2012 Kammi picked-up AKC Canine Companion registration papers for The Chi! dog.

4/21/2012 Dr.Kammi Hefner attended American Whippet Club National Judges Education Seminar at Huron OH. Education will be conducted by members of the Judge's Ed Committee - Phoebe Booth, Karen Lee, David Samuelson and Chris Watkins. National Specialty judge Dr. Connie Brunkow.

4/22/2012 Kammi attended Straight Racing for Whippets in Ohio following the Specialty and was able to practice run the lure for straight racing..

4/22/2012 KKH-Puppy Pick Up. Two boys with SA breeding in their pedigrees. They have joined the Kushinda ranks of Ridgebacks..Welcome to your new homes..Cijs

4/21-23/2012 Cherry Blossom Cluster at Timonium MD. Approximate dogs entered: Entries (4): GCh Dart, Twin, Falkon. (kdh) Juno (pw)

4/21/2012 Old Dominum KC; Falkon 1st Bred by Ex.

4/22/2012 Baltimore KC; Twin 1st Bred by Ex., Juno 1st 12-18mts., GCh Dart Select.

4/23/2012 Catoctin KC; Twin Rwd, Juno 1 pt. 1st, Winners, Best of Winners  GCh Dart Select.

4/24/2012 Letter from RRCUS Gail Chaswick . Kimma Hefner is supporting the Upper Potomac Valley KC dog show Oct 21 2012. Bronz Medallion to be awarded. Trophies to be purchased from Premier. Kammi Hefner supporting Oct 20th show same awards.

4/25/2012 Appointment for Health Certs. Completed.

4/26-27/2012 Lewisburg Dog Shows (Beverly, Annaseta & Mr. Edmund - KKH) &
Kammi mentor the Portuguese Podengo Pequeno (PPP) Supported Entry and is to set up LCing for them.
4/28/2012  Several Podengo were able to run today at the LC set up that Kammi provided for them. The new pups RR were also introduced to the lure and Honor did a stellar job with Byrd close behind catching the bunny.

4/26/2012 For S&G I ran the weed wacker today in the dog yards. and again the next day and the next day. :)

4/28/2012 Magic Valley KC. Sat. Judge David Bolus. Winners Dog WD Kushinda's Edmund 1 pt.. Winners Bitch/Best of Winners WB/BW Kushinda's Crimson Heart Beverly 1 pt.
Reserve Winners Bitch RWB Kushinda's Crimson Heart Anisetta.(kkh)
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4/29/2012 Beckley WV KC Sunday Jdg M Billings, Winners Bitch (WB) Kushinda's Crimson Heart Beveryl 1 pt. Kushinda's Edmumd 1st BBE. RWB Kushinda's Anisetta. (KKH)

5/5/2012 Bucks Co Dog Show, Erwina PA Entries are GCh Dart, Trixie in Open. Twin in BBE.

5/6/2012 Trenton KC Dog Show, Erwina PA same entries..

6/6/2012 Spring Litter due, CHIC CH Xena x CHIC Kordell. Puppies and pictures will be on the Puppy Watch Blog, link is on the right...

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Does Grand Champion mean I can have a "few" gray hairs in my muzzle?  Ah but the ladies will just think I am distinguished looking. Just sayin. Kushinda's Dart

Saturday, April 28, 2012

Bee Stings and how to treat them..This is a great article that I have found for you, Let me know if it worked for you by leaving a comment.
Benadryl and your vet..

Thursday, April 26, 2012

Looks like I may be close to back up and running the blog once again, computer has had its Trojans removed, and yes, I was running anti-virus, but still got hit really we go..the new features for Blogger seem to be really nice... How time flies,,,I have 5 more blogs there on the right, I enjoyed creating them and will be adding to them soon. Jean Claude's picture at the top is a keeper for sure, however the pups in the van that is now long gone will probably be replaced?? Will take today to look over all the links, most are very good and will not need updated...Pictures another story,have to find them, umm. off to feed..kbh kimma beth hefner