Year: 2018

Dee Dee and Romeo’s puppies have arrived

Dee Dee and Romeo welcomed 4 boys and 1 girl to the Hollyhock Bichon family the morning after Thanksgiving. She delivered her babies in about 3 hours with absolutely no stress or complications. Dee Dee just loves having babies and

Hollyhock Alfa Romeo – New Champion

Congratulations to Anne and Tony Platt and their boy, Romeo, for completing his AKC Champion title. Romeo just turned 13 months old and it’s clear that he enjoys going to dog shows and strutting his stuff in the show ring.

Hollyhock Tresor De Lotus – New Champion

Congratulations to Lily Lee and her girl Tessa for a big weekend of wins! Tessa was entered in 4 shows and hit the ground running, finishing her Champion title at the first show (thanks to her pro handler Dorinne Waterman)

Hollyhock Racy Lady – New Champion

Hollyhock Racy Lady “Diamond Lil” surprised everyone by making her show debut at 11 months old and finishing her Champion title 21 days later! Apparently the stars were aligned for this youngster. She finished with 4 majors, including several Best

Emma and Sky’s puppies have arrived

Friday after dinner Emma kept cruising from doggie bed to doggie bed, nesting in every comfy corner she could find. Deb kept a watchful eye and eventually she disappeared from view. She found her in a whelping box Deb had

Dee Dee and Sky’s puppies have arrived

Friday after dinner Dee Dee seemed ready to deliver her babies so Linda called Deb to come over to her house to rendezvous for the whelping. Much to Linda’s surprise, Deb said Emma was showing early signs of labor so

Lucie and Romeo’s puppies have arrived

Early today Lucie decided she was ready to deliver her first litter, and she made it look easy, delivering 4 boys and 2 girls in just over an hour. She and her puppies went to the vet for an initial

Hollyhock Bichons at the International Shows

Congratulations to these new International Champions, Lucie (IntCH CH Hollyhock My Heart Stood Still), Sky (IntCH CH Hollyhock Skywalker), Tessa (IntCH Hollyhock Tresor De Lotus) and Sparkles (IntCH Scarlet’s White Diamond of Lotus). It was a fun weekend in the

Sky and Romeo at the Del Sur Kennel Club shows

Thank you to Sherry and Scott Harris and Anne and Tony Platt for letting us show off these two young Hollyhock boys.  Fourteen month old Sky (Hollyhock Skywalker) and seven month old Romeo (Hollyhock Alfa Romeo) got some nice comments

Romeo at the Beverly Hills Kennel Club shows

Hollyhock Alpha Romeo “Romeo” was Winner’s Dog and also took home Best Of Breed and Group 3 Owner Handler awards at the Beverly Hills Kennel Club shows.  Thank you Anne and Tony Platt, for letting Deb show off your beautiful