Our Whippets

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Meet  the Merrirose Whippets & Merrirose Show Team

For general information about the breed please click here for the Whippet Club of NSW breed information page. 
For individual galleries please click on the dogs photo

Males - Females  - YoungstersAccomplishments

Current Show Team 

BIS BISS rubiss Argowan Aelin Of Galantynius 

 

Huge congratulations to our gorgeous girl Aelin for winning The NSW Whippet Specialty - BEST IN SHOW - Under breed specialist Mrs Nicole Harrison (NZ, Devine Whippets) at the Jennifer Welsh ‘Stormbay Kennels’ Memorial Show - Good Friday 15th April 2022. 

Aelin has then quickly followed this up winning BEST IN SHOW at the Dogs NSW Library & Archives Committee (Yellow Show) under Dr Karen Hedberg (NSW) after being awarded BEST IN GROUP by Hound Specialist Mrs Ros Bacich (NSW)
Her next weekend out Aelin was BOB & RU BEST IN GROUP under Whippet Specialist Ms Anne Meyn (NSW)

 

Aelin wins Runner Up to BEST IN SHOW at the Hunter Valley Hound Show - Greg Parkes Memorial Show under Whippet Specialist Mr Ray Barter (NSW)


Thank you to everyone who has awarded Aelin since her debut in December 2021. 

Aelin was bred by Michaela & Anita Bugges

Photo: Pictured with Mrs Nicole Harrison (NZ) - “BIS was a beautiful young intermediate girl who was so elegant with beautiful smooth symmetrical outline, perfect size, gorgeous feminine clean head with that sparkle in her eye and so so sound.” Image by Jess Fynmore 
Photo: Aelin's advertisement designed by us for publication.

Photo: Pictured with Mrs Ros Bacich (NSW). Image by Bec Kelly 

Photo: Aelin winning Junior In Show
Photo: Pictured with Dr Karen Hedberg (NSW). Image by Barbara Killworth

 

Health Testing: 2022 Heart Check Echocardiogram -  Normal (Cardiologist Dr Rita Singh) 

Whippet Breed Archive Pedigree: Aelin Pedigree Link
 

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Females

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Merrirose Little Black Dress

Call name: Lilly

DOB: 5 August 2012

Owner: Kristin Carroll

Breeder: Kristin Carroll

Sire: Ch Calahorra The Sun Also Rises

Dam: Ch Birrarun Licorice Twist

Colour: Black with white trim

Dentition: Full

 

Health Testing: 

2022 Heart Check Auscultation -  Normal (Cardiologist Dr Rita Singh)

2019 Heart Check Auscultation -  Normal (Cardiologist Dr Niek Beijerink)

2019 AVA ANKC Australian Canine Eye Scheme - Normal 

DNA: Not profiled as yet

 

Show career highlights:

Canberra Royal BCC & RUBOB winner

Multiple BOB winner

Multiple Class In Group

Class In Show

Crufts Qualified

Whippet Breed Archive Pedigree: Lilly Pedigree Link

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Ch Merrirose All Fired Up

Call name: Scarlett

DOB: 14 June 2017

Owner: Kristin Carroll

Breeder: Kristin Carroll & Bec Kelly

Sire: Ch Taejaan Set Fire To The Rain (AI)

Dam: Ch Merrirose Black Pearl

Colour: Brindle with white trim

Dentition: Full

 

Health Testing:

2022 Heart Check Echocardiogram -  Normal (Cardiologist Dr Rita Singh)

2019 Heart Check Echocardiogram -  Normal (Cardiologist Dr Niek Beijerink)

DNA: Not profiled as yet

Acheivement highlights:

Quickly titled in two months of shows winning a RUBIG on the way. 

Specialty Class winner 

 

Whippet Breed Archive Pedigree: Scarlett Pedigree Link

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Merrirose The RIGHT REGRETS

Call name: Ivylynn

DOB: 25th December 2018

Owner: Kristin Carroll

Breeder: Kristin Carroll

Sire: Ch Ozrhode Celtic Simply Class

Dam: Merrirose Little Black Dress

Colour: Black with white trim

Dentition: Full

 

Health Testing: 

2022 Heart Check Echocardiogram -  Normal (Cardiologist Dr Rita Singh)

2019 Heart Check Auscultation -  Normal (Cardiologist Dr Niek Beijerink)

DNA: Not Profiled

Achievement Highlights: Best Of Breed & Class In Group Winner

Whippet Breed Archive Pedigree: Ivylynn Pedigree Link

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Barnesmore Hell Yeah (Imp UK)

Welcome to Australia Karma! 

Call name: Karma

DOB: 28  August 2017

Owner: Kristin Carroll

Breeder: Miss Felicity Thompson

Sire: Suna Regens Opal Winter Wolf of Barnesmore

Dam: IE JCH, IE CH Barnesmore Hells Bell

Colour: Brindle white trim

Dentition: Full

 

Health Testing:

2020 Health check by General Practitioner - Normal

DNA: Not profiled as yet

Whippet Breed Archive Pedigree: Karma Pedigree Link

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Argowan Queen Of Shadows

Allie is co owned & bred by Michaela & Anita Bugges (Argowan Stud)

Call name: Allie

DOB: December 2018

Owner: Michaela & Anita Bugges & Kristin Carroll

Breeder: Michaela & Anita Bugges

Sire:Argowan Wyte Nyte

Dam: Argowan Angel IsThe Centerfold

Colour: Brindle &  white 

Dentition: Full

 

Health Testing:

2021 Heart Check Echocardiogram -  Normal (Cardiologist Dr Rita Singh)

2020 AVA ANKC Australian Canine Eye Scheme - Normal 

Whippet Breed Archive Pedigree: Allie Pedigree Link

 

Males

Supreme Ch Dual Ch (LC) FCh sFCH Merrirose Roll The Dice

 

Call name: Dice

Handler: Denise Tuck

DOB: 18 April 2014

Owner: Denise Tuck & Kristin Carroll

Breeder: Kristin Carroll

Sire: Ch Calahorra Dr Zhivago 

Dam: Ch Birrarun Licorice Twist

Colour: Fawn brindle with white trim

Dentition: Full

Health Testing: 

2016 Heart Echocardiogram normal.

2017 general health & heart check auscultation normal by general practitioner

DNA: Not profiled as yet

Achievement highlights:

Supreme Champion

Grand Champion

Australian Champion

Singles Field Champion

Field Champion

2017 & 2018 Battle Of The States Australias Fastest Whippet

Multiple Highest Score On Field winner

Junior Hound Puppy Of The Year

SA Royal Best Of Breed & Group 4th

Multiple All Breeds Best In Show & Runner Up

Multiple Hound Specialty Best In Show & Runner Up

Multiple Best In Group

Multiple Best On Field

Whippet Breed Archives Pedigree: Dice Pedigree Link

Stud enquiries welcome

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Ch Merrirose Make A Little Magic (AI)

Call name: Puck

DOB: 18 December 2018

Owner: Kristin Carroll

Breeder: Kristin Carroll

Sire: WW 2015, ESH 2015, C.I.E., ZA CH, NL CH, DK CH, GB CH, EU W 2018, PL CH Jesrae Game Of Thrones

Dam: Merrirose A Little White Magic

Colour: Fawn brindle with white trim

Dentition: Full

Height: 20 1/4"

Health Testing: 

2022 Heart Check Echocardiogram - Normal (Cardiologist Dr Rita Singh)

2019 Heart Check Auscultation -  Normal (Cardiologist Dr Niek Beijerink)

2019 AVA ANKC Australian Canine Eye Scheme - Normal 

2019 General health & heart auscultation normal by general practioner 

DNA: Not profiled as yet

 

Show career highlights:

BOB at Canberra Royal Show 

Multiple BOB & Runner Up to BOB awards

Runner Up to Best In Group (Group 2nd)

Multiple Class In Group 

Whippet Breed Archive Pedigree: Puck Pedigree Link

Stud enquiries welcome

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Merrirose Mischeif Managed

Call name: 'Arry (Clive)

DOB: 17 August 2019

Owner: David & Sarah Kimmorley

Breeder: Kristin Carroll

Sire: Merrirose FE Freddy

Dam: Merrirose Say The Magic Word (AI)

Colour: Fawn brindle with white trim

Dentition: Full

Health Testing: 

2021 Heart Echocardiogram - Normal (Cardiologist Dr Rita Singh)

2019 General health & heart auscultation normal by general practioner 

DNA: Not profiled as yet

Whippet Breed Archive Pedigree: 'Arry Pedigree Link

NOT AVAILABLE AT STUD

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Sobresalto Ladro Di Emozioni (Imp Ita)

Call name: Valentino

DOB: 16 November 2018

Owner: Kristin Carroll

Breeder: Annalisa Rovani 

Sire: Wolftone Atlas

Dam: EU W 2013, C.I.B., IT CH, SE CH Sobresalto Ndringhete Ndrà

Colour: Red brindle with white trim

Dentition: Full

Health Testing: 

2019 Heart Echocardiogram - Normal (Cardiologist Dr Niek Beijerink)

2019 AVA ANKC Australian Canine Eye Scheme - Normal 

2019 General health & heart auscultation normal by general practioner 

DNA: Not profiled as yet

Whippet Breed Archive Pedigree: Valentino Pedigree Link

Photo by Anna Szabo

NOT AVAILABLE AT STUD

 

Youngsters - With us & others

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Achievements

Champions
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Ch Merrirose Invitation Only

Bred by Kristin Carroll

Owned by Sharon Bailey

Handled by Rachel Hutchings, Kerin Hutchings & Sharon Bailey

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Ch Merrirose Say My Name

Bred by Kristin Carroll

Owned by Mark Walshaw, Noeleen Marmont & Kristin Carroll

Handled by Noeleen Marmont

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Ch Merrirose Party For Two 

Bred by Kristin Carroll

Owned by Meg Macquarie, Alison Smith & Kristin Carroll

Handled by Rachel Hutchings & Meg Macquarie

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Ch Merrirose Black Pearl
 

Bred by Kristin Carroll

Owned by Sharon Bailey 

Handled by Denise Tuck & Sharon Bailey

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Supreme Ch Dual Ch (LC) FCH sFCH Merrirose Roll The Dice 

Bred by Kristin Carroll

Owned by Denise Tuck & Kristin Carroll

Handled by Denise Tuck

Stud enquiries welcome

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Ch Merrirose Stay With Me

Bred by Kristin Carroll

Owned by Bec Kelly & Kristin Carroll

Handled by Bec Kelly

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Ch Merrirose Sweeten The Deal

Owned & Bred by Bec Kelly & Kristin Carroll

Handled by Bec Kelly

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Ch Merrirose All Fired Up

Bred by Bec Kelly & Kristin Carroll

Owned & handled by Kristin Carroll

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Ch Merrirose Stick To Your Guns (AI)

Bred by Bec Kelly & Kristin Carroll

Owned by Sharon Bailey

Handled by Sharon Bailey 

Stud enquiries welcome 

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Ch Merrirose Make A Little Magic (AI)

Bred by Kristin Carroll

Owned & handled by Kristin Carroll

Stud enquiries welcome

Performance Titles
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Merrirose La Reine De La Fete NW1

 

Isobel

Owned by Andrew Birch & Frantz Landgraf

Australias first NW1 whippet!

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Supreme Ch Dual Ch (LC) Fch sfch Merrirose Roll The Dice
 

Owned by Denise Tuck & Kristin Carroll

Handled by Denise Tuck

Titled by Us - Bred by others
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Ch Berrizza Burlesque

Italian Greyhound

Owned by Kristin Carroll

Bred by Anu Lummevaara

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Ch Calahorra Sunset Boulevard

Whippet

Owned by Kristin Carroll

Bred by Stuart & Wendye Slatyer

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Ch Karakush Because Your Worth It 

Chinese Crested Dog

Handled by Kristin Carroll

Bred by Le & Helen Gibson

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Ch Calahorra Caviar On Ice 

Whippet

Handled by Kristin Carroll

Owned by Kristin Carroll & Wendye Slatyer

Bred by Stuart & Wendye Slatyer

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Ch Jumadabey Qahira

Azawakh

Handled by Kristin Carroll

Owned by Debra Huon & Kristin Carroll

Bred Debra Huon

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