In 1993 Ann and David bought
a Pointer, Woodglade Dance in Time (Oliver) from
Jock and Maureen Mackay. Oliver was a very exuberant puppy and somehow
to knock out one of his front teeth so had quite a short showing career.
a big disappointment as he had gone Best Minor Puppy Pointer at his
first Championship Show.
Oliver lived with the rest of the Ewtors to the ripe old age of 15 and
it was not until
August 2007 when a family friend, David Tobin, asked for Alastair’s
exhibiting his dogs, that Pointers came back into our lives.
David Tobin's first pointer and the foundation of the Davigdor Pointers
At first Alastair handled two of
David’s Irish Setters in addition to two of his Pointers,
Davigdor Whistful (Tara) and Davigdor Patience (Molly).
Then when Davigdor Tiara (Truly) came along she was jointly owned.
(ShCh Crookrise Slaney of Fowington x Toberdoney Bride)
winner of 2 CCs, Best of Breed
In 2009 Alastair went into partnership
with all of the Pointers and they moved in with the Ewtors. From his
with the Davigdor Pointers Alastair handled Molly to 1CC (with Best
of Breed) and 3 RCCs.
(with BOB) and 3RCCs
Now all of the pointers are jointly
owned by both David Tobin and Alastair
and Alastair is proud to have an interest in the Davigdor affix.
Michael after winning Junior
at WELKS Championship Show 2013
The first litter produced by the
partnership came from a mating of Tara to
ShCh Joneva Diamond In The Rough JW. Alastair considers himself extremely
have produced Davigdor Rough and Tumble (Michael) from this mating.
his Junior Warrant at the age of 14 months and has been consistently
in the prizes at
Championship Shows, which include winning the Pet Plan Puppy Stakes
at Southern Counties Championship Show and 2RCC's.
at Gundog Society of Wales
Since then the partnership has
produced Davigdor Diamond Lil (Lil) who has had
multiple wins at both Open and Championship shows and
Davigdor Reference Point (Daniel) who has been shown as much but has
been regularly in the
prizes including winning 1st in Yearling dog ar Crufts 2016