Archived News 2010

December 24th, 2010

December 9th, 2010

Greetings from South Africa. Linum Precious Ringo has settled very well in his new home. "Adam" is proudly owned by Ronnie Watt (kennel NonSuch).

December 8th, 2010

Show news from abroad. At Rakvere All breed Show in Estonia Ch.

Linum Merino Maverick earned Best Male-2 with CAC and new EE CH. During the same weekend at Tromsa Int Show in Norway Ch. Linum Helen of Troy "Helmi" earned BOS, CAC, new NO CH and new INT CH (!).

Three weeks later at Herning Double Int Show in Denmark Ch. Linum Angora Attitude "Anna" earned BOB, CAC, CACIB and new DK CH on Saturday and Ch. Linum La Gioconda "Adalia" BOS, CACIB, DKKV-10 and new INT CH (!) on Sunday.

It was also really nice to meet "Anna's" sister Ch. Linum Mohair Monopol "Divia" again since childhood. Special thanks to her owner Doris Brunhoj for your hospitality.

September 30th, 2010

Our puppies are ten weeks old now. It's time to leave the nest and move to a new home. One of our bitch puppies, Linum Shrinking Alice, is still looking for her loving home. "Alice" has a very outgoing and active temperament and she is pretty like a candy. Serious inquiries are welcome.

Linum Shrinking Alice

September 8th, 2010

Kennel Linum proudly presents our "fantasy" puppies. Pictured at the age of 8 weeks.


Linum Lord Voldemort

Linum Lion of Narnia

Linum Precious Ringo


Linum Spirit of Pandora

Linum Dorothy in Red Shoes

Linum Shrinking Alice

September 4th, 2010

This has been a good year. We have had a possibility to show our dogs under several breeder-judges. Today Mr Otto Krcal (kennel Skyeomania's, Austria) judged at Tampere Terrier Group Show. BOB Ch. Linum La Gioconda, Best Bitch-2 Ch. Linum Angora Attitude.

August 29th, 2010

We spent a really nice day at STF's 40th Anniversary Specialty Show despite of a cold and rainy weather. Fifty skyes were entered to this show under a breeder-judge Mrs. Gail Marshall (kennel Glorfindel), UK. Linum skyes did really well today. BOS Ch. Linum La Gioconda. The icing of the cake was "Anna's", Ch. Linum Angora Attitude, second place in a tough bitches champion class right after "Adalia". I was thrilled.

Best Of Opposite Sex Ch. Linum La Gioconda owned and handled by Anu-Maarit Jokinen (kennel Skyeluck).

Ch. Linum Angora Attitude.

August 28th, 2010

Congratulations to the new champions! At Tervakoski Int Show BOB, new FI CH Linum Angora Attitude and BOS, new FI CH Linum Merino Maverick under the judge Vivamaria Solackyj Szpunar, Poland.

New FI CH Linum Merino Maverick.

August 23rd, 2010

First posing pictures of our puppies at the age of six weeks.



August 17th, 2010

A new photo of Salena Special Agent aka "Mr Bond". Our young man was officially health checked today with good results: eyes clear and knees 0/0.

August 15th, 2010

Congratulations to Linum Merino Maverick on a new champion title. "Hessu" earned BOB, CAC and new LV CH at Rezekne National Show in Latvia under a Polish judge Aleksander Waszkowski.

August 2nd, 2010

We can walk and talk and eat small meat balls. New photos our pups at the age of three weeks.

August 2nd, 2010

At Ristiina All breed Show Linum Merino Maverick aka "Hessu" earned Best Male-3 with res-CAC (judge: Anne Sume, Estonia). Congratulations to the owners.

July 21st, 2010

New photos of our puppies..

July 17th, 2010

Our "Anna", Linum Angora Attitude, earned Best Bitch-2 with CAC and res-CACIB at Ylivieska Int Show (judge Zsolt Lokodi, Romania) today. Thank you to the handler Antti Kovanen for showing our girl there. I was busy at home with the puppies.

July 17th, 2010

Greetings from Denmark. Here is a beautiful studio photo of Ch. Linum Mohair Monopol. "Divia" is owned and loved by Doris Brunhoj.

July 11th, 2010

We have puppies. Six beautiful and strong puppies were born yesterday. Cream and grey. The proud parents are Salena Special Agent and Int Ch. Linum Venus de Milo. More information here.

July 11th, 2010

Today at Jällivaara Int Show in Sweden Ch. Linum Helen Of Troy earned BOS and new SE CH. Congratulations to the owners.

June 6th, 2010

Love is in the air. We are expecting puppies on week 27. The proud parents are Salena Special Agent (imp. UK) and INT CH Linum Venus de Milo. Inquiries are welcome.

June 5th, 2010

We spent a nice weekend in Tallinn, Estonia by shopping and participating in Estonian Winner Show. BOB, EEW-10 Linum Angora Attitude and BOS, EEW-10, new EE CH, new INT CH (!) Linum JudgmentOfParis. Thank you to the judge Tiina Taulos, Finland.

May 29th, 2010

At Joensuu double show our "Maija", Linum Cashmere Mafia, earned BOS on Saturday (judge: Harto Stockmari, Finland) and Best Bitch-2 on Sunday (judge: Janiki Steinbok, Israel). On the way back home we went to visit my grandmother.

May 23rd, 2010

A breeder-judge Jenny Miller (Kennel Feorlig) from England came to judge at Helsinki Aptus Show with a nice entry: 19 skye terriers. Our young bitch "Anna", Linum Angora Attitude, earned Best Bitch-3 in a tough competition. Also Ch Linum La Gioconda was 3rd and Ch Linum MythOfAphrodite 4th in the bitches champion class. Well done, girls!

Linum Angora Attitude Photo: Max Weckström.

May 15th, 2010

A busy weekend. On Saturday Linum Angora Attitude earned BOB in Turenki (judge: Maija Mäkinen, Finland) and Ch Linum Helen of Troy Best Bitch-2 in Rauma (judge: Päivi Eerola, Finland). On Sunday we celebrated a new champion title: Linum MythOfAphrodite earned BOS at Mynämäki show finishing the championship as well. The cake tasted good.

FI CH Linum MythOfAphrodite Photo: Vesa Simola.

April 19th, 2010

Our princess, Linum Angora Attitude, earned BOB at Vaasa Int Show under the judge Hans Lehtinen, Finland. Her mother, Ch. Linum Venus de Milo, was Best Bitch-2.

April 7th, 2010

New photos of Salena Special Agent aka "Mr Bond".

March 21st, 2010

Our "Maija", Linum Cashmere Mafia, won bitch's certificate CAC at Tampere International Show today (judge Bo Skalin, Sweden). She looked so beautiful. Congratulations to the owner Arja Kuortti.

March 16th, 2010

WE HAVE PUPPY PLANS. We are waiting for Sofie's, INT CH Linum Venus de Milo, next season (in April/May) when she will be bred to our charming youngster Salena Special Agent (imp. UK). Both of these dogs represent an excellent breed type and they are healthy, well-tempered, happy skye terriers. The puppies will be pale silver or cream in color. Inquiries are welcome.

March 15th, 2010

The competition for show dogs, Skye Of The Year 2009, is over and the point score is final. Linum skye terriers succeeded very well. #2 Skye Terrier in Finland was Ch. WW-09 Linum La Gioconda and #2 Young Skye Terrier was Ch. Linum Helen Of Troy. Congratulations to the owners! We are very proud of you.

February 7th, 2010

We got great news from Denmark. Linum Mohair Monopol aka "Divia" is a new danish champion now. She won also BOB under the judge Rainer Vuorinen (Finland) in Sonderso. Huge congratulations to the owner Doris Brunhoj (Kennel Lam-Baias).

January 15th, 2010

I am very happy to announce you that AUST CH. LINUM ADAM'S CREATION finished the year 2009 as a #1 SKYE TERRIER (BREED POINTS) IN AUSTRALIA. "Kalle" achieved several Group and BIS wins during the year. Congratulations to the owners! We are very proud of you!

Aust Ch. Linum Adam's Creation. Photo BiJu Designs.

January 10th, 2010

Our baby boy, Salena Special Agent, debuted today at Kaapelitehdas Puppy Show in Helsinki. The judge Tiina Taulos liked him very much. And Mr. Bond LIKED SAUSAGES which the handler Niina Janhonen had in her hand. Here is a short video clip about our beautiful boy.

January 9th, 2010

Two of our dogs were entered in Kajaani Int Show with good results. Little "Anna", Linum Angora Attitude, won the bitches and got CAC and CACIB. "Paris", Linum JudgmentOfParis, got his final certificate for championship and was Best Male-2 with res-CACIB. The judge Marjo Nygård came from Finland.

New champion Linum JudgmentOfParis. Photo Kati Lönnström.