Barbara died on the 25th September 2010. She suffered from acute arthritis and then had several strokes which proved fatal. I have kept her name on the site as she and I were partners in this enterprise.

Barbara with Speks and Moomin

Blue merles were her favourite colour. Speks became Ch Lowerpark Moonlighter at Corydon and Moomin won 2 CCs before he caught a very rare desease.

Barbara at Crufts in 1975 handling Corydon King Hector

Hector never did learn to lift his ears in the ring. But he won 2 Reserve CCs and at least one best in show award.

1962 and our very first home bred winner Donna

Donna or Corydon Bella Donna to give her ful kennel name was born in January 1962. She was from our very first litter and all Corydon’s go back to her. She was quite successful in the show ring. Winning Best in Show awards at All breed and Specialist breed shows. She was quite a character and lived to the great age of 15.