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January 2018


Top Bullmastiff

  • For a record 4th time "Mac" - Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW is the Top Bullmastiff 2017
    We would like to thank all the judges so far that have thought so highly of him.


Boston
Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins Reserve Best Dog.
  • Optimus Pandora wins Best Puppy In Breed.
    Judge: Mrs H Fitzgibbon
  • Optimus Pandora completes her last time in the puppy classes with a second place in a lovely Working Puppy Group.
    Judge: Mrs Christina Chapman.

Bullmastiff Association
Ch. Show

  • Ch Optimus Daffyd JW wins the CC & BIS.
    Judge: Mr John Williams (Holland)

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February 2018

Northern Bullmastiff Club
Open Show

  • Optimus Pandora wins first place in Junior class and Reserve Best Bitch.
  • Litter brother to Pandora - Optimus Jack Daniels wins first place in Junior Class.
    Judge: Mr Paul Latter.

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March 2018

Crufts


  • Ch, WW15, It Ch Optimus Rhondda JW wins the RCC
  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac for Optimus JW wins RCC
  • Optimus Pandora wins Junior Bitch Class
    Judge: Ms Fiona Miller.
  • Daffyd competes in the KC Junior Warrent Finals at Crufts
  • Another great moment at Crufts for us at Optimus - Ch Optiums Daffyd JW represented the Breed in the Junior Warrant Final. Daffyd enjoyed his time in the big ring and we are very proud to say that he won the overall competition.
    Thank you to our Judge - Mr Robin Newhouse.
    Click here to visit Daffyd's page to read all about him.

South Wales Dog Of The Year

Optimus Daffyd is South Wales Dog Of The Year!

  • We were delighted to hear that Daffyd had qualified and was invited to compete in the South Wales Dog Of The Year Competition.
    Once again after a great competition, we couldn't have asked for more from Daffyd and it was a very proud moment when he was crowned South Wales Dog Of The Year. This follows on from 2017 when he was crowned South Wales Pup Of The Year
    Our thanks to Judges Mr Tim Ball and Mr Chris Bexon for thinking so highly of Daffyd.


BBL
Open show

  • Optimus Jack Daniels wins first place in the Junior Dog class & Reserve Best Dog.
  • Litter sister to Jack - Optimus Pandora wins first place in her Junior Bitch class.
    Judge: Miss Becki Bull.

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April 2018

Southern Bullmastiff Society
Open show

  • Optimus Pandora wins Best in Show.
  • Optimus Jack Daniels wins Reserve Best in Show.
    Judge: Mr Dave Killiela.

Working & Pastoral Breeds of Wales
Ch. Show

  • Ch Optimus Daffyd JW wins the Dog CC.
    Judge: Mrs H Filer.

WELKS
Ch. Show

  • Optimus Pandora wins the Junior Bitch class and her first CC.
  • Optimus Jack Daniels wins the Junior Dog class.
    Judge: Mrs F Krall.

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May 2018

Welsh & West Of England
Ch. Show

  • Ch Optimus Daffyd JW wins the Dog CC and Best In Show
  • Optimus Pandora (ai) wins the Junior Bitch class, her second CC & RBIS
  • Optimus Jack Daniels wins the Junior Dog class.
    Judge: Mrs M Wildman.

Birmingham Dog Show Society

  • Optimus Pandora wins the Junior Bitch class and her 3rd CC in 20 days, making her our 12th home bred Champion.
  • Ch Optimus Daffyd JW wins the RCC
    Judge: Mr. C Powell.

New Optimus Champion!

  • Optimus Pandora is now the 5th generation of Optimus Champion Bitches, following in the footsteps of Ch Optimus Holly, Ch Optimus Camella, Ch Optimus Scarlet, Ch Optimus Rhondda and now Ch Optimus Pandora. We are delighted that Pandora gained her crown in just 20 days over 3 consecutive Champ Shows. Read more about Pandora - Here

Bullmastiff Society Of Scotland
Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac for Optimus JW wins RCC.
  • Ch, WW15, It Ch Optimus Rhondda JW wins the RCC.
    Judge: Mrs Magaret McNaught.

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June 2018

3 Counties
Ch. Show

  • Optimus Euphoria wins the Bitch RCC, she is co owned with Carolynne Thomas and her daughter Becki Bull.
    Judge: Mr Dave Weller.

Border Union
Ch. Show

  • Optimus Jack Daniels (AI), litter brother to Pandora, wins the CC and BOB.
    Judge: Mr R Kinsey.

Blackpool Ch. Show

    A lovely day at Blackpool
  • Ch Optimus Daffyd JW wins the CC & BOB.
  • Optimus Jack Daniels wins the Junior Dog class and challenged against his sister Pandora to win Best Junior in breed
  • Ch Optimus Pandora JW wins the Junior Bitch Class.
  • Ch, WW15, It Ch Optimus Rhondda JW wins the RCC.
    Judge: Mr Sigurd Wilberg.

  • Later on in the day it was time for the Groups
  • Ch Optimus Daffyd JW competed in a strong adult Working Group and went on to win a Group 4 place under one of the UKs best known Judges Mr Frank Kane.
  • Not to be outdone by Daffyd, Optimus Jack Daniels competed in the Working Junior Group and went on to win a Group 2 place under Junior Group Judge Miss Dianna Spavin.

Windsor Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac for Optimus JW wins Best Veteran in Breed and Reserve Best Male.
  • Optimus Jack Daniels wins the Junior Dog class.
  • Optimus Prada wins the Junior Bitch Class.
  • Optimus Euphoria wins Post Graduate Bitch Class and Best Female in Breed.
    Judge: Mrs Trudy Talbot.
  • Later on in the day Mac went on to win the Working Veteran Group under judge Dr Andreas Schemel.


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July 2018

British Bullmastiff League
Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac for Optimus JW wins Best Veteran in Show & the RCC.
  • Optimus Jack Daniels wins Junior Dog Class.
  • Ch Optimus Pandora JW wins Junior Bitch Class.
  • Ch Optimus Scarlet wins Best Veteran Bitch.
    Judge: Mrs Carol Freshney.

East Of England
Ch. Show

    A special CC and a Group win for Mac!
  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins the Veteran Dog Class, the dog CC & Best Veteran in Breed.
  • Ch Optimus Daffyd JW wins the Open Dog Class & RCC.
  • Optimus Jack Daniels wins the Junior Dog Class
  • Ch Optimus Pandora wins the Junior Bitch Class.
    Judge: Mr Ben Reynolds Frost.
  • Later on in the day Mac, who was celebrating winning his 50th CC from the Veteran class, went on to win the Working Veteran Group under Group Judge Mr Graham Godfrey

Leeds
Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins Best Veteran in breed & the Working Veteran Group.
  • Optimus Euphoria wins Best Bitch in Breed.
    Breed Judge: Mrs Meg Purnell Carpenter.
    Working Veteran Group Judge: Mr Derek Smith.

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August 2018

Southern Bullmastiff Society
Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac for Optimus JW wins Best Veteran In Show.
    Judge: Ms Sanna Vakkilainen.

Welsh Kennel Club
Ch. Show

  • Ch Optimus Daffyd JW wins the Open Dog Class, the Dog CC, BOB & Working Group 2.
    Breed Judge: Mr Jeff Luscott
    Group Judge: Mr Edd Biven (USA).

Optimus Litter

  • We are pleased to announce Rhondda has had her second litter, a repeat mating to USA Ch Dal Primo In 7he Making. Rhondda has given us 3 lovely male puppies. Click here to view the pedigree

SKC
Champ. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins the RCC & Best Veteran in Breed.
  • Optimus Jack Daniels wins 2nd in the Limit Dog Class
  • Ch Optimus Daffyd JW wins 2nd in the Open Dog Class
  • Ch Optimus Pandora wins 2nd in the Open Bitch Class and the RCC
    Judge: Mrs C Ambler

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September 2018


City Of Birmingham
Ch. Show

  • Ch Optimus Daffyd JW wins CC and BOB.
  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins Best Veteran in Breed.
  • Optimus Jack Daniels wins first place in Limit Class.
  • Later on Daffyd was placed second in the Working Group
    Judge: Mr Tan Nagrecha.
    Group Judge: Mr Ben Reynolds-Frost

Richmond
Ch. Show

  • Ch Optimus Daffyd JW wins CC and BOB
  • Later on in the day Daffyd was placed third in a very strong Working Group
    Breed Judge: Mr R Searle
    Group Judge: Mr K Jarvinen

Darlington
Ch. Show

A very memorable weekend for Mac making breed history again and doing what no Bullmastiff has achieved before!
  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins BOB and Best Veteran in Breed.
  • Later on in the day, Mac showed he still has it!! he did the double all on his own, winning both the Working Group and also the Veteran Group.
  • Mac returned the following day and rounded up an amazing show by winning Best Veteran in Show!
    Another first time this has been achieved in Bullmastiffs!
    Breed Judge: Dr A Paloheimo.
    Group Judge: Mr J Horswell
    Veteran Group and BVIS Judge: Mr G Dymock.

South Wales
Ch. Show

  • Ch Optimus Daffyd JW wins BOB
  • Following in his Grandsire Mac's Paw steps Daffyd had an amazing Show! winning the Working Group and the following day returning to win BEST IN SHOW!
    Breed Judge: Mrs Kathy Lane.
    Working Group Judge: R A W Searle
    Best in Show Judge: Graham Hill

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October 2018

Bullmastiff Association
Open Show

  • Optimus Jack Daniels, who has been waiting for his time with the big boys, made his move! winning BEST IN SHOW!

  • Judge: Bobby Templeton

Midland Counties
Ch. Show

  • Optimus Jack Daniels wins CC and BOB
  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac for Optimus JW wins Best Veteran In Breed.
    Judge: Susan Cox.

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November 2018

Working & Pastoral Breeds of Scotland
Ch. Show

  • Ch Optimus Daffyd JW wins BOB & Working Group 2
    Breed Judge: Ms McKenzie-Hewart
    Group Judge: Mr Lethwaite.

Northern Bullmastiff Club
Ch. Show

  • Ch Old Manila’s Whisky Mac For Optimus JW wins RCC, Best Veteran in Show & Reserve Best in Show .
  • Ch Optimus Pandora wins the RCC
  • Optimus Jack Daniels wins the Yearling Class.
    Judge: Mr Roy Baker.

Optimus Bullmastiffs - news

December 2018


Top Bullmastiff 2018

  • Following in his Grandsire's footsteps Ch Optimus Daffyd JW is Top Bullmastiff!
    We would like to thank all the judges so far that have thought so highly of him.

Top Breeders 2018

  • The Optimus Kennel are Top Bullmastiff Breders 2018

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