Ch. Gleanntan Greatxplorer

Sire: Ch. Mariquita Flashxclusive
Dam: Ch. Gleanntan Great Day O'Pataway

Male     November 8, 1997

Top Producing Skye Terrier Sire (tie) - 2003


Ch. Gleanntan Greatxplorer
Group 2
Upper Potomac Valley Kennel Club
Judge: Stephen Shaw

We have admired this dog's beautiful breed type since he was a very young puppy and enjoyed the opportunity to work with him. Peter completed his AKC Championship in just 13 shows, earning three 3-point majors and a Group 2 placement.

Peter has also distinguished himself as a stud dog. He is the sire of the following champions:

  • Ch. Gleanntan Great Guns - "Chumley"  (x Ch. Gleanntan Goldminersdaughter)
  • Ch. Gleanntan Going South - "Rebel"  (x Ch. Gleanntan Goldminersdaughter) - Best of Winners, Devon Dog Show - STCA National Specialty Weekend, 2003; Best of Breed - Potomac Skye Terrier Club Specialty, 2004
  • Finnish Ch. Gleanntan Gotwhatittakes - "Morris"  (x Ch. Gleanntan Goldminersdaughter) - owned by Thea and Rolf Dahlbolm, Kennel Finnsky and Pirjo and Pentti Aaltovirta, Kennel Skyelight - Finland.
  • Ch. Gleanntan Goodness Triumphs - "Daisy" (x Ch. Sonsie Aida) - completed her championship from the Bred-by Exhibitor class. Winners Bitch at the Potomac Skye Terrier Club Specialty, April, 2003
  • Int. Ch. Gleanntan Grand Musicmaker - "DJ" (x Ch. Sonsie Aida) - Residing in Denmark.
  • Ch. Gleanntan Glistening Gatsbie - "Gatsbie" (x Ch. Sonsie Aida) - Finished her AKC championship in 8 shows with four majors and three single points.
  • Ch. Gleanntan Guardian Angel - "Gertie" (x Ch. Sonsie Aida) - Earned seven points from the Puppy class: earned back-to-back majors.
  • Ch. Gleanntan Stargazer Lily - "Lily" (x Ch. Gleanntan Gee Whiz) - - completed her championship from the Bred-by Exhibitor class. Winners Bitch at the Skye Terrier Club of America National Specialty - Montgomery County KC, 2003
  • Ch. Gleanntan Gettin" Busy - "Ellie" (x Ch. Gleanntan Gee Whiz) - earned her two majors - 3 pt. and 5 pt. at the Skye Terrier Club of America Supported Entry shows - Canfield, 2004 to complete her championship.

Peter is lovingly owned by Joe and Eady Rickard, Princeton, NJ and co-owned by Gleanntan.

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