News 2014


Shavano's Look out for Lloyd

Shavano's Noble Archie by Lloyd

Rhodesian Ridgeback since 2000



So we close this wonderful year with a trip to Stockholm, to Swedish Winner Show. Lloyd strikes again, winning best male and BOS!

In 1 month he has added 3 titles to his name; Nordic, Norwegian and Swedish Winner - 14

He has been placed as Best in Show 3 times, not to mention group placements every single time.

This is for sure my one in a life time dog!

So happy :)

NEWS 2014

14. 11. 2014 Dogs4All:


Wow! What to say. This weekend we attended at Norways biggest International show, with both Archie and Lloyd at Dogs4All

Friday Archie gained excellent and Lloyd won BOB and BIG 3 making him Norwegian Winner 2014!!

On Saturday Archie again gained excellent, while Lloyd went all the way winning BOB again and BIG 2!! Making him Nordic Winner 2014!!

I am speechless! What an amazing dog !!!!!





Hanne borrowed Archie for a National show in Kongsberg. Archie hasn't been in the ring for a few months, but that didn't seem to trouble him.

BOB, BIG 1 and BIS 4 !

Good boy Archie :) Over the moon proud!

16.08.2014 Int. NKK Bjerke:


At the International show in Oslo; NKK Bjerke, we had a great day ringside.

Both Lloyd and Archie attended, and for Archie it was his first time in Championclass!

Great results for my two boys. Lloyd best male and BOS and Cruft qualified!

Archie 2. best male behind his father with CACIB!


25.07.2014 The OD Magazin:


It is not every day you find your dog in a magazine from England!

Lloyd is pictured in Our Dog Magazin for one of his BIS placement at a International show earlier this year!

That's my boy!!!! :)


13.07.2014 New Champion!


Wow! Only 4 days after turning 2 years old, Archie has his first chance to become champion at a national show in Norway.

And so he does. With his placement as best male with CC and BOS he also became new Norwegian and Danish Champion!!

I am so proud of my little boy that never seem to grow up :)


07.06.2014 Norwegian Spesialty show


The topic of the year. Norwegian Spesilaty show in Aurdal half way between Oslo and Bergen. A beautiful Place witch makes me love my country even more. 39 males participating. Shavano's Noble Archie by Lloyd placed nr 4 in open class (no CQ). Shavano's Look out for Lloyd placed in a huge Champion class as 3rd best male!!! He is my champ, and is currently nr.1 among Norwegian topp winning males! Judge: Vanessa Moyano, Spain



Lloyd in his movements

Father Lloyd and his son Max (Karma x Lloyd)

Both of them awarded : Lloyd Topp winning RR 2013, and Max nr 5 at topp winning list 2013



Lloyd in action


My lovely boy Archie stacking nicely for the judge


07.06 2014 national show Sweden


Lloyd's last offspring from kennel African Hunter participated at they're first puppy show this weekend With splendid results!

Krug BOS & Daisy BOB

African Hunter's Amazing Daisy, BOB puppy, and her brother African Hunters Amazing Dante BOS puppy! Both awarded With HP. Big congratulations to Breeder Karin Frostemo and owners :)




05.06.2014 NKK Drammen International


Another show weekend for my boys in Drammen Norway. International show, and a great day!

Shavano's Noble Archie by Lloyd won his open class among 7 other males and ended up as 4th best male With res CC!

Father Shavano's Look out for Lloyd placed 2nd best male right behind a Swedish competition! I am as always so proud of both of my dogs.

In The Netherlands, Lloyd's son Thokoza's Rafiki by Lloyd placed BOS With CC and CACIB! Congratulations to owner Mariell and breeder Jolan


Judge Drammen: Anne McDonald, GB












11.05.2014 Tånga Hed, Sweden


Time for a Ridgeback specialty in Sweden. A lovely Place just 3 hours driving from Oslo.

Over 50 ridgebacks attended and I am so pleased over the results of my boys!

Archie attended in a big open class containing 11 dogs, ending up winning this class! In best male he placed 3rd. The judged liked him a lot, but he needs to develope more. Lloyd won his champion class and ended up as 2nd best male! So happy :)


Judge: Marjon Franke, NL



06.05.2014 NKK ÅLESUND:


We had a great trip to the International show in Ålesund 4th of May. One of my favorite Places to be!

Both of my boys did a splendid figure in the ring With results I am so proud of!

Shavano's Look out for Lloyd - BOB

Shavano's Noble Archie by Lloyd - 2nd best male, CC winner, with res CACIB witch will be registrated as CACIB

I am so happy :o)


Judge: Aase Jakobsen





CC winner With CACIB - Shavano's Noble Archie by Lloyd



BOB - Shavano's Look out for Lloyd

BOS - Shavano's Look out for Tia Tequila



Some of Lloyd's beautiful offsprings!!








06.04.2014 NKK BERGEN


This time Elisa and I packed the car and went for a long drive to Bergen, participating at NKK Bergens International show.

First out Shavano's Noble Archie by Lloyd second male in his open class With Excellent!

Shavano's Look out for Lloyd in championclass ended up as 3rd best male.

We had a wonderful trip, and I am so proud of my lovely boys :o)

Judge: Hans van de Berg


07.03.2014 CRUFTS:


Lloyd's son, Thokoza's Rafiki by Lloyd went all the way from The Netherlands to England for the Crufts International show. In a big junior (10 dogs) class Rafiki goes all the way to the top, winning his junior class! At Crufts! That is huge! Congratulations Marielle and Jolan :)




This weekend we went to a National show North for Oslo, and both Lloyd and Archie attended.

Another great day for us :o) Archie in his youngster class placed first With excellent (no CQ)

Lloyd won BOB, and group finals ;(BIG 1) In the final BIS show he once again kicked ass!

Shavano's Look out for Lloyd BEST IN SHOW!!!

Wow! What a start of the New year!

In January and February 2014 Lloyd has placed:


2 x BIS * 1 x BIS 2 * 1 X BIS 3



Shavano's Look out for Lloyd



Yet another great weekend. We went to NKK's International show in Bø With Lloyd and Archie.

Archie first out in youngster class, winning this class With CQ. Next is Lloyd in championclass, also him winning his class.

Final result Lloyd best male and Archie 4th best male!

And if that is not a good start, Lloyd topped the day With Best of Breed, Best of Group and Best in SHOW 2!!!!!! No ridgeback in Norway has placed 2nd in BIS finals at a International show before. I am so proud of this dog! Thank you breeder Hanne for handeling him so nicely.

Judge: Per Kristian Andersen (

Shavano's Noble Archie by Lloyd




Another great weekend! Last weekend we attended both Saturday and Sunday at a national show at Exporama in Oslo With Our own C.I.B Nord. DK UCH Nord.W.-10 NW-13 Shavano's Look out for Lloyd


Saturday 25.01.14 Sunday 26.01.14

Judge: Arne Foss, Norway Judge: Leif Ragnar Hjort, Norway

Placement: BOB, BIG1 and BEST IN SHOW!!!!! Placement: BOB, BIG1, BIS3




African Hunter's D-litter (Keba x Lloyd ) are here!

9 lovely puppies: 6 boys and 3 girsl all With Ridges and beautiful colours.

Lloyd and I are so happy, and are looking forward to get to know them :).




I have received Pictures of Zorro from his owners (Safir x Lloyd), and he sure looks like his father :) Thank you Maria for letting me share this beautiful boy





We went to Langesund this weekend, attended at a national show With Lloyd, Archie, Max and Winnie.

We have all reasons to be happy! Saturday Winnie BOB junior, best bitch-CC winner and BOS, Lloyd 2nd best male, Archie won youth class with CQ and Max 2nd best in youth With cq.

Sunday Archie best male - CC winner and BOS!!! Lloyd 3rd best male and Max 4th best male. Winnie second best bitch and BOB junior. We also placed as BIS in breeder class both days! What a great weekend :o)


Judge saturday: Rita Reyniers Sunday: George Schogol