Suomen Afgaanit - Finlands Afghaner ry - The Afghan Hound Club of Finland

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CURRENT AFGHAN HOUND BREEDERS IN FINLAND
who are members of the Afghan Hound Club of Finland
in alphabetical order by prefix
updated 17.12.2016

 

ALFAJIRI

ALFAJIRI HOMEPAGE

Mia Salmi & Sami Suomela
Nokia
gsm +358 44 093 9000
e-mail: alfajiri@gmail.com

- foundation bitches Kva-m-r Chikarah v.d. Bremmen and 
Kva-m-r Chinga v.d.Bremmen (imp. The Netherlands)
- first litter in 2014
- exports to Australia, Austria, Germany and Sweden

  

AZARANG

AZARANG HOMEPAGE

Johanna Männistö
Osmajoentie 20 as 6
78200 Varkaus
gsm +358 44 0580 445
e-mail: romytar@gmail.com 

- foundation bitch Ch TK1 BH Hienohelman Zaromy
- first litter in 2011
- export to The Netherlands

 

BAHEERA

 

Minna Kourusuo
Raisio
gsm + 358 400 829 951
e-mail: minna.kourusuo@gmail.com  

- foundation bitch A'Rosafan Cloudy Rainbow
- first litter in 2004
- Marika Leppänen
was co-owner in 2009-2012

 

BYBLOS

 

Eija Kontio
Rantakyläntie 141
83950 Ahmovaara
tel + 358 13 869 111, gsm +358 41 776 5247

- foundation bitches Ch Choice New Style and Ch Choice Sun Chaser
- first litter in 1989
- has mainly used Scandinavian lines, but has a clear Australian (Khandhu, Rahzmundah) and American (Stormhill) influence in her breeding, too

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CHAWWA'S Helena Österblad
Tuvastået 102
66100 Malax
tel. +358 500 860 537
e-mail: helena.osterblad@malax.fi 

- foundation bitch Kva-m Hienohelman Opal
- first litter in 2014

  

CHOICE

CHOICE HOMEPAGE

Maija & Bodil Arlander
Honkavaarantie 4
02710 Espoo
tel/fax. +358 9 593 875, gsm +358 50 300 5537
e-mail:
maija.arlander@kolumbus.fi

- foundation bitches Ch Tazi-Pa-Chenga Grandezza (Khanabad/Idyll-Dell’s) and Ch El Khyrias Do Believe It (imp. Sweden)
- has combined famous Scandinavian lines to American (Stormhill, Dynasty’s, Journey’s) and Australian (Rahzmundah)
- first litter in 1976
- several top winning afghans, also successful coursing afghans
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exports to Sweden, Europe, Estonia, Japan, USA
- Bodil Arlander became co-owner in 1997

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KESÄHEINÄN Laura Eriksson
Pjukkalantie 90
21600 Parainen
tel. +358 2 458 0187

- foundation bitches Satumaan Daalin, Punapaulan Sävel and Punapaulan Sahrami
- first litter in 1975
- some litters mainly from old Finnish and Scandinavian lines, but also Australian lines.

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KIRMAN

KIRMAN HOMEPAGE

Hilkka Nousiainen
Porvoontie 27
07150 Laukkoski
tel. +358 19 664 9141

- foundation bitches Takabbor Kandy (imp. U.K.), Takabbor Golden Tamba (imp. U.K.) Ariane Ewenride (imp. Germany) and Int Ch Tequila Del Flamante (Scandinavian lines)
- first litter in 1969
- has mainly used old Scandinavian lines, but in the 90’s also some American (Genesis)
- has produced also successful racing and coursing afghans as
well as some afghans competing in agility and obedience
- exports to USA, Scandinavia and Europe
- a very famous Saluki breeder, too

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KULTAPIISKUN

KULTAPIISKUN HOMEPAGE

Tarja and Pekka Markkanen
Karhumäenkatu 55
55120 Imatra
gsm +358 40 538 1597
e-mail: kultapiiskun@hotmail.com, tarja.markkanen@pp.inet.fi

- foundation bitch Int Ch Scaramis Head Over Heels
- first litter in 2004
- export to Sweden

 

MOONPEARL'S

MOONPEARL'S HOMEPAGE

Nina Stenbacka-Luukkonen
Aholanmäentie 39
46750 Liikkala
gsm. +358 50 336 3504
e-mail: moonpearlafghans@gmail.com

- foundation bitch Ch Rainbowdale’s Melody
- first litter in 1987
- some litters, mainly from Scandinavian lines, but also some American (Qamari) and English (Kharisar)
- export to Norway

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NABILA'S

 

Daisy & Aletta Yli-Alho
Astrakanintie 2
05200 Rajamäki
gsm. +358 50 571 8239, +358 41 575 7663
e-mail: nabilasafghans@hotmail.com 
 
- foundation bitches Ch Byblos Dryade and Ch Byblos Djidim Delilah
- first litter in 1994
- has mainly used Scandinavian lines, but also some American, European, and Australian lines (including Menuel Galopin, Xenos, Quom, Agha Djari's)
- also successful coursing dogs
- export to Sweden
- Aletta Yli-Alho became co-owner in 2014

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NELIAPILAN

NELIAPILAN HOMEPAGE

Arja Kettunen & Maija Pakarinen
Rekitie 16 B/D
00950 Helsinki
tel. +358 9 3253 058, gsm +358
50 562 1509 / Arja Kettunen
gsm +358 50 331 4898 / Maija Pakarinen
e-mail: neliapilan@gmail.com 
or maija.vihma.pakarinen@gmail.com

- foundation bitch Ch Satumaan Juulia
- first litter in 1975
- has mainly used old Finnish and Scandinavian lines, but also some German (Irminsul) and American (old Scheherezade, old Stormhill, Genesis)
- several top winning afghns, also successful racing and coursing dogs from the same lines
- expo
rts to U.K. and Norway
- Maija Pakarinen became co-owner in 1999

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PAPATAZIN

 

Anne Lylymäki
Raisio
gsm +358
40 4100 131
e-mail: papatazin@luukku.com

- foundation bitches El Demirel C'est La Vie (imp. Estonia) and Ch Xciting Bee-Bob-A-Lula (imp. Sweden)
- first litter in 2002 (without prefix, co-breeder Ari Roito)
- exports to Sweden and Germany

 

PHILOX Molla Räsänen
Jyväskylä 
tel. + 358 50 327 2465 
e-mail: molla.rasanen@gmail.com 

- foundation bitch Alphaville's Carbon Copy (imp. Sweden)
- first litter in 2016

 

PICES

PICES HOMEPAGE

Marjo-Riitta Keveri
Arolantie 11 A 14
04400 Järvenpää
tel. +358 9 280 207, gsm +358 50 5982 506, +358 50 5281 510
e-mail:
pices@kolumbus.fi

- foundation bitches Ch Tuohi-Tikan Pilke and Int Ch Khaos Black Rose (imp. Sweden)
- first litter in 1982
- some litters from old Finnish and Scandinavian lines
- export to Norway

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PRAMYA

PRAMYA HOMEPAGE

Annika Wirman-Fagerlund
Pahkalaukkaantie 251
20460 Turku
tel. +358 40 842 1891
e-mail: jafa@netti.fi

- foundation bitch Int Ch Choice Ain't A Loser
- first litter in 2001
- exports to Norway and Italy

 

SCARAMIS

SCARAMIS HOMEPAGE

Ami & Liisa Airas
Skattåkersvägen
01190 Box
tel. +358 9 876 1836, gsm +358 50 563 6106, fax +358 9 490 951
e-mail: liisa@scaramis.com

- foundation bitch Ch Carasuchia del Flamante
- first litter in 1978
- have combined old Finnish and Scandinavian lines, also a clear German influence in the early years (Katwiga, Irminsul); in the 90’s have added an American line (Genesis) in their breeding program
- many top winning show afghans and also several successful racing and coursing dogs
- exports to Sweden, Norway, Denmark, Italy, USA and UK

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SCENTED

SCENTED HOMEPAGE

Sari Laakso
Kauppilaisenkatu 14
33730 Tampere
gsm +358 50 3398 938
e-mail: sari.laakso@saunalahti.fi

- foundation bitch Khaos La Vida Loca (imp. Sweden)
- first litter in 2007
- exports to Sweden, Switzerland, Hungary, UK and Canada

 

SHERALJI

SHERALJI HOMEPAGE

Marja Saurikoski-Eskelinen
Lankkutie 19
90800 Oulu
tel. +358 8 556 3554, gsm + 358 41 5444 024
e-mail:
marjaeskelinen@hotmail.com

- foundation bitch Ch Choice New Fashion
- first litter in 1990
- some litters from mainly Scandinavian lines, but through the foundation bitch a clear American (Stormhill) influence, too
- exports to Sweden, Norway and UK

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STRALUCIRE

STRALUCIRE HOMEPAGE

 

Tanja Hyppönen
Singontie 4
68210 Marinkainen
gsm +358 40 506 5459
e-mail: stralucireafghans@gmail.com 

- foundation bitch Sheralji Viva La Diva
- first litter in 2012
- exports to Sweden

 

TUOHI-TIKAN

TUOHI-TIKAN HOMEPAGE

Pirkko Konttinen
Storlandintie 1 A
02440 Luoma
tel. +358 9 297 5117
e-mail: tuohitikan@hotmail.com

- the oldest still active Afghan kennel in Finland, first litter in 1961
- the prefix was co-owned by Anna-Leena and Pirkko Konttinen until 2003
- foundation bitch Ch Tajmahal Anya (imp. Sweden)
- 1966 imported Int Ch Panameric of Stormhill, who had a strong influence in this kennel and the whole of Scandinavia
- leading kennel in the 60’s and 70’s, several top winning afghans through the years, still breeding
- exports to Scandinavia, Europe, U.K., Australia, Japan, USA
- Pirkko Konttinen is a specialist judge for all sighthound breeds

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TÄHTISATEEN

Tähtisateen homepage

Seija Anttila
Keinumäentie 12
31470 Somerniemi
tel. +358 2 7482 901
e-mail: seija.anttila@
kenneli.fi

- foundation bitch Byblos Bananarama
- first litter in 1997
- some litters from mainly Scandinavian lines
- exports to U.K., Czech and USA
- also Salukis

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XAGA'S

XAGA'S HOMEPAGE

Satu Pottonen
Tähtimötie 1 A 1
02620 Espoo
gsm +358 40 536 4724
e-mail: suaka.pottonen@gmail.com

- foundation bitch Hashirin's Goove Is In Your Heart (imp. Germany)
- first litter in 2009
- exports to Germany

 

XANAGHAN'S

XANAGHAN'S HOMEPAGE

 

Una ja Ina Jantunen
Alaniitynmäki 1 A 1 
02760 Espoo
gsm +358 44 592 9256
e-mail: xanaghans@hotmail.com

- foundation bitch Oshanameh's All About Love (imp. Estonia)
- first litter in 2006
- exports to Romania, Sweden, New Zealand and USA

 

ZAGORIAS

 

Satu Ängeslevä
Riimukuja 8 L 70
01200 Vantaa
gsm +358 40 8354 759
e-mail: satu.angesleva@hotmail.com

- foundation bitch Ch Sheralji Dream Of Dreams
- first litter in 2008
- export to Sweden

 

  Tiina Karhu
Pyörätie 26 C 10
01280 Vantaa
tel. +358 9 340 3940, gsm +358 40 709 9421

- foundation bitches Ch Tuohi-Tikan Rytmi and Tuohi-Tikan Valssi
- first litter in 1982
- some litters from old Finnish and Scandinavian lines
- export to Japan

 

 

 

   

 

 

Current Afghan Hound Breeders Future Breeders Other Afghan Hound kennels

 

FUTURE BREEDERS
Members of the Afghan Hound Club of Finland who have a registered prefix
in alphabetical order
updated 17.10.2011

 

   

   

Current Afghan Hound Breeders Future Breeders Other Afghan Hound kennels

 

OTHER AFGHAN HOUND KENNELS
Breeders who are no longer active in the breed or are not members of the Afghan Hound Club of Finland
The birth years of the first and last litter are mentioned after the prefix

Registered prefixes whose owners have not had any Afghan Hound litters
(The registration year mentioned after the prefix)

updated 3.8.2015

 

AL-ASIR
1993
Soile and Tapio Mäntylä, Imatra
One litter, dam Emir El Haddz Misal.
AL-FARAZ
1968-80
Risto and Marianne Karppinen, Vantaa
Active breeders in the 1970's, alltogether 12 litters. Foundation bitches Moondaisy of Moonswift (imp. UK) and Int Ch Tuohi-Tikan Nirvana.
AL-JANNAH
1994
Hanna Laakso, Järvenpää
One litter, dam Blackmandy’s Ladylike.
AMU-DARJAN
1968
Meeri Aarnio, Hämeenlinna
One litter, dam Tuohi-Tikan Katrilli.
A'ROSAFAN
1990-2003
Riikka Aro (now Fagerström), Parola
Active breeder in the 1990's, 13 litters. Foundation bitches Ch Sonate’s Rosy Romance and Ch Firesoul’s Arabian Nights.
AREAREA'S
1995
Maria Sundström, Mynämäki
One litter, dam Qapucino de Vallelunga (imp. Belgium)
EL ASHABAD
1967-71
Lilja Pelkonen, Helsinki (Lahti)
Four litters, foundation bitch Nordkrokens Viola (imp. Norway).
ASSASSIN
1999
Niina Lehtonen, Hämeenlinna
One litter, dam Ch A’Rosafan Dark Temptation.
AUGHRA'S
1981
Cira Immonen, Pietarsaari
One litter, dam Al-Faraz Hanum Nirvana.
AZARAH
1978
Aira Niiles, Espoo
One litter, dam Kva Azarah von der Nutzen.
BANJOSA
1971-74
Satu Karlsson, Helsinki
Three litters, foundation bitch Ch El Kamas Najeenah (imp. Denmark), owned also the winning male Int Ch Tuohi-Tikan Tuulihattu. Bred later Dachshunds.
BASADINA'S
1979-84
Eva Syvälähde, Helsinki
Two litters, foundation bitch Ch Jackstraw’s After-Me.
BLACKMANDY'S
1989-92
Ulla Kotro-Kervinen, Espoo
Two litters, dam Int Ch Parlayan Asalet. Bred later on Wirehaired Dachshunds (standard) and Chinese Crested Dogs with prefix Arvocas. Blackmandy's prefix is nowadays owned by Kerttu Kotro, Imatra. 
BOLSHOI
1974
Marjatta Männikkö, Helsinki
One litter, dam Tuohi-Tikan Raspa. Also a well known borzoi breeder.
CALAMANSI
1968-72
Anna-Liisa Tuominen, Helsinki
Two litters, foundation bitch Silverlidens Bexona-Zardi (imp. Sweden).
OF CASTLE MOORE
1951-53
Alice Saarelainen, Turku
The first Finnish Afghan Hound breeder. Bred four litters. Foundation bitches Ch Yashorajya and Laxmi (both imp. Sweden).
CESARINI
1988
Kirsti Korpelainen, Tampere
One litter, dam Ch Choice Cream Dream.
COJOMA
1979-81
Edith and Eero Mulari, Loimaa
Two litters, dam Steffi.
DAVALYAN
1996
Satu Laukkanen, Tennilä
One litter, dam Va-na of Zlazano.
DOG-FEELGOOD
1991-93
Arja Luostarinen, Helsinki
Two litters, dam Ch Neliapilan Onnentyttö.
DREAMTIME
1994-1998
Elina Nurminen-Trygg, Paattinen
Owned Afghans since the 1970's, bred two litters in the 1990's, foundation dam Ch Sydney-Opal (imp. Sweden).
EMIR EL HADDZ
1983-94
Veijo Kare, Sysmä
Six litters, foundation bitch Al-Faraz Jaranda. Several successful racing Afghans. Has mainly used Scandinavian lines. 
FA'IZA'S
2001
Minna Virtanen, Urjala
One litter, dam Nabila's Silk Masquerade.
FAUNIN
2012
Anne Haapala, Jokihaara
One litter, dam Ch Yhazin Nights In Kalahari (imp. Sweden).
FIRESOUL'S
1990-94
Eva Piiparinen, Tampere
Two litters, foundation bitch Ch Sunrice Life Is For Living.
DEL FLAMANTE
1966-72
Aulikki Norometsä-Malley, Hyvinkää (later U.K.)
A prominent breeder, whose breeding included several significant producers. Foundation bitch Int Ch Tuohi-Tikan Tuulentrilli. Four Afghan Hound litters, bred also Salukis.
FREIJAN
1973-79
Johanna Penttinen, Helsinki
Two litters, foundation bitch Sarah el Ashabad.
FU BLU
2010
Krista Elfving-Itkonen, Kajaani
One litter, dam Oshanameh's Gypsy Rose (imp. Estonia).
EL GITAMARGA
1964
Pirkko Niva, Espoo
One litter, dam Tirza.
GOLDSHADOW
1968-84
Raili Aurala, Turku
Active breeder in the 1970's, alltogether 11 litters. Foundation bitch Ch Virginia Begum el Miharaja. Also well-known Collie breeder.
HALLAVA
1969
Aune Mykkänen, Kuopio
One litter, dam Jagannath’s Atena.
HAZACO
1980-85
Sirkku Silander, Espoo
Three litters, foudation bitch Tazi-Pa-Chenga Honeymoon.
HEARTHILL
2003-07
Soile Huomo, Röykkä
Two litters, foundation bitch Ch Punapaulan Lyydia.
HIENOHELMAN
1995-2008
Kirsti Korpikallio, Oulu
Seven litters, foundation bitches Ch Byblos Anis Aryana and Ch Choice Cloudless Sky. Also active racing and coursing dogs.
HINDHILL'S
1999
Mirka Väistö, Nurmijärvi
One litter, dam A'Rosafan Cloudy Rainbow.
IMMERWACH
1962-87
Inger Westerlund, Vantaa
One of the first Afghan Hound breeders in the 1960's. Owner of the important stud dog Int Ch Tajmahal Abd-Ul-Djari. Foundation bitches
Tajmahal Indra and Jawahars Phaedra (both imp. Sweden) and El Tazzi Yaquta (imp. Australia). Six Afghan Hound litters. Bred also many other breeds (including Labrador Retrievers, Setters, Schnauzers). Was also a licensed judge for several breeds.
INDIE'S
2000
Mira Niemelä, Espoo
One litter, dam Firesoul’s Night Rider.
INGENUE
2000-
Kristoffer Juslin, Kauniainen
First litter in 2000. Foundation bitches Ch Scaramis Pardon Me Boys, Ch Boanne's Catwalk O'Verpatsha (imp. USA) and Boxadan Keep Smiling 2 Me (imp. Denmark). Exports to Sweden, Estonia, Germany and USA
ISANIA
1966-67
Iris Lindblom, Helsinki
Two litters, dam Int Ch Aniara Begum el Miharaja.
JACKSTRAW'S
1974-93
Päivi Öhman, Parainen
Active breeder, alltogether 14 litters. Foundation bitches Ch Goldshadow Nebraska, Goldshadow Livindoll and Ch Juggler’s Angelica. Owned also the winning male Int Ch Goldshadow Urhiah Heep. Later also American Cocker Spaniels
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JAGANNATH'S
1966
Bojan Wickström, Espoo
One litter, dam Ch Immerwach Kokett.
JAZZARO'S
2009-
Jani Häkkinen, Luopioinen
One litter, dam Int Ch Agha Djari's Un-Break My Heart (imp. Germany)
JOJUKAN
1983
Kaarina Lehtonen-Campo, Kuopio
One litter, dam Taikatassun Jessina.
JUGGLER'S
1977-82
Marja-Riitta Tapaninen, Turku
Two litters, foundation bitch Ch Goldshadow Utopia.
KAZNAN
1969-71
Pertti and Vappu Vuorenmaa, Luvia
Bred two Afghan Hound litters, dam Ch Salome II el Khandahar (imp. Sweden). A well-known Borzoi breeder.
KIROVKAN
1971-77
Raimo Hyyryläinen, Rajamäki
Three litters, dam Racing Ch Baghera el Khandahar (imp. Sweden).
KOH-GARD
1964-72
Airi-Maria Fröjdman-Sundström, Helsinki
Four litters, foundation bitch Ch Mazar-i-Sharif Razia.
KUKI-MARIN
1977-82
Kaisu Kukkoaho, Oulunsalo
Three litters, dam Ch Tazi-Pa-Chenga Arietta.
KULTATURKIN
1968-89
Sinikka Hakkarainen, Espoo
Four litters, foundation bitches Ch Nordkrokens Genista (imp. Norway) and Ch Khalibadh Foxtail Lily (imp. Sweden).
KUUTARHAN
1999
Erja Pekkala, Ii
One litter, dam Ch Byblos Flirt In Silk
LISTAHITIN
1991
Sari Tolonen, Haukipudas
One litter, dam Ch Punapaulan Roosa.
OF LONGNOSE
1971-74
Elina Saario, Hyvinkää
Two litters, dam Noki-Nassun Sofia.
MAZAR-I-SHARIF
1961-69
Ritva Apajalahti, Espoo
One of the first Afghan Hound breeders in the 1960's. Three litters, foundation bitch Zomahli Aru (imp. U.K.).
MERI-KYLLIN
1982-84
Kaija Uoti, Pyhäjoki
Two litters, foundation bitch Jasmiini.
EL MIHARAJA
1962-91
Carita Lindelöf-Karvonen and Aili Lindelöf,
later on Aili Lindelöf and Mona Tukkimies, Vihti
One of the first Afghan Hound breeders in Finland. Foundation bitches Int Ch Cleopatra of Scheherezade (imp. U.K.), Ch Seria of Scheherezade (imp. USA) and Babalu’s Nashville Lady (imp. USA). Active breeder in the 1960’s, several top winning Afghans. Restarted breeding in the 1980’s. Alltogether 16 litters. Exports to Scandinavia, Europe and USA. Also bred Scottish Deerhounds (in the 1970’s) and Collies.
MIRROT
1997-2001
Erja Hautala, Kangasala 
Three litters, foundation bitch Sagoslottets Harmony. Also Rottweilers and Persian cats.
MISTY DAWN'S
1997
Nina Loihuranta, Kuusankoski
One litter, dam Sharinjah Kismet.
MYSKITURKIN
1981-82
Tuulikki Annala, Kello
Two litters, dam Ch Veronica.
NAJADIS
2008

Elina Kerminen, Somero
One litter, dam Ingenue Kournikova

NIITTYKASTEEN
1975-78
Aarne Räsänen, Nikeli
Three Afghan Hound litters, dam Goldshadow Lenteja. A well-known Collie breeder.
NINICON
1987-91
Sari Rajaniemi, Oulainen
Two litters, foundation bitch Ch Kuki-Marin Latzarella.
NOKI-NASSUN
1968
Pertti Timonen, Hyvinkää
One litter, dam Koh-gard Chuza.
VON DER NUTZEN
1971-74
Kari Toivonen, Helsinki
Foundation bitches Ch Azraf Begum el Miharaja and Goldshadow Delila. Four Afghan Hound litters, later on a known Dachshund breeder.
OPAALI-MARLEAN
1968
Lea and Martti Kantanen, Helsinki
One litter, dam Int Ch Tuohi-Tikan Opaali.
PALADIINO
1970-73
Jaakko Salin, Vantaa
Two litters, dam Ch Al-Faraz Kandora.
PARLAYAN
1983
Toivo Riikonen, Helsinki
One litter, dam Ch Al-Faraz Hira.
PHANTOM-HILL
1987
Ulrica Svanström, Helsinki,
since 1999 Pirjo Miilunpohja, Tuusula and Ulrica Svanström
One litter, dam Ch Neliapilan Tuulitukka.
PIENENPUISTON
2004
Riitta Maukonen, Rautalampi
One litter, dam Punapaulan Pippuri.
PUNAPAULAN
1984-
Riitta Aho, Oulu
Owner of Afghans since the 1970's, active breeder since 1984. Foundation bitches Ch El Khyrias Yarsmantih (imp. Sweden) and Ch Magic Dancer of Scheherezade (imp.USA). Imported from Sweden the male Ch El Khyrias Public Relation who had a strong influence in this kennel. A successful breeder who has mainly combined Swedish El Khyria lines to old Scheherezade and Genesis from USA. Also good racing and coursing Afghans. Exports to Scandinavia, U.K., Japan, Cyprus and Estonia. Also Toy Poodles.
POLONGAIN
1972-74
Marita Tuominen, Paimio
Two Afghan Hound litters, dam Satumaan Atziza. A well-known Borzoi breeder.
EL-RADZITH
1970-76
Osmo Jormanainen, Kuusisto
Four litters, foundation bitch Zirikli el Ashabad.
EL RAHMAN
1968
Pia and Kalle Mänttäri, Kotka
One litter, dam Ch Dinyazade Begum el Miharaja.
RAINBOWDALE'S
1984
Riitta Uramo, Vantaa
One litter, dam Jackstraw’s Caramia.
RAITORUSKAN
1979-82
Pirjo and Kari Valtonen, Madekoski,
since 1994 Anu Martiskainen, Espoo
Three litters, dams Ch Tuohi-Tikan Tarina and Ch Tuohi-Tikan Riite.
RAN-HAR
1971-79
Marja Helenius, Jokikunta
Active breeder in the 1970's, alltogether seven litters. Foundation bitch
Chandhara’s Wild Willow (imp. U.K.), the first solid black Afghan in Finland. Moved on to long-haired Dachshunds in the 1980's.
RUSKAN
1971-78
Marja-Leena Haataja, Tampere
Bred four litters, foundation bitch Ch Tuohi-Tikan Ruska. The prefix was registered after the litters were born.
SAGOSLOTTETS
1990-99
Jaana Frondelius, Espoo
Active breeder in the 1990's. Foundation bitches the litter sisters Ch Neliapilan Kultakäpy and Ch Neliapilan Kaktuksenkukka. Alltogether 11 litters. Exports to Sweden, Estonia, Russia,
Belgium, Italy and UK.
Successful racing and coursing dogs, also one succeeding in agility. Also Pulis, black and white.
SAJ'IT KARADAN
1979
Terttu Wahlsten, Helsinki
One litter, dam Ch Tuohi-Tikan Huiske.
SATUMAAN
1968-78
Greta Hillgren, Kuusisto
Active breeder in the 1970's, alltogether 28 litters. Foundation bitches Farida el Ashabad and Zyra el Ashabad. Owned also the males Int Ch Emigrant del Flamante and Goldshadow Emir who both sired several litters. Also Miniature Schnauzers.
SHAMAANIN
1972-77
Sirkka-Liisa Nyyssönen, Lahti
Two litters, dam Tuohi-Tikan Leija. Also a known Borzoi breeder, later on also Chihuahuas and Chinese Crested Dogs.
SHANNAZCHARO
1976-78
Saara Jutila, Lahti
Two litters, dam Ch Shamaanin Fatshedera.
SHARINJAH
1994
Kristiina Peltola, Vihti
One litter, dam El Miharaja Myriam.
SHEBNAZ
1992-98
Sari Uimonen, Orimattila
Three litters, foundation bitch of Zlazano Jagdalak. Also Salukis, long haired Dachshunds and Tibetan Spaniels.
SNAKEHILL'S
1977
Antti and Ritva Kättylä, Pori
One litter, dam Goldshadow Nana.
OF SOBELN
1971
Auli Laakso, Tampere
One litter, dam Int Ch Tuohi-Tikan Noita.
SONATE'S
1984-
Maarit Tiainen, Muhniemi
Active breeder in the 1990's and in the beginning of the 2000's. First litter in 1984, foundation bitches Int Ch Sonaatti and Ch El Miharaja Serenade. Has successfully combined Scandinavian lines to some American (Qamari, Sanallah). Produced the first frozen semen Afghan litter in Finland (1991). Several top winning Afghans and also successful coursing dogs. Exports to Norway, Estonia, Europe, Japan and Brazil.
SUNRICE
1977-86
Anitta Julkunen, Orimattila
Active breeder, alltogether eight litters. Foundation bitch Al-Faraz Ariana.
SUVITUULEN
1972-78
Anneli Kanervisto, Lahela
Five litters, foundation bitch Ch Tuohi-Tikan Jenkka.
SVENS-GÄRDANS
1984
Anita Wikholm, Vaasa
One litter, dam Ch Shannazcharo Chone.
TAIKATASSUN
1979-93
Jaana Laatto-Huvinen, Pilpala
Active breeder in the 1980's and early 1990's, alltogether 12 litters. Foundation bitch Int Ch Tuohi-Tikan Taika. Owned also the winning male Int Ch Eduardo del Flamante. Bred also successful Greyhounds and Scottish Deerhounds and a few litters of Whippets and Miniature Schnauzers.
TAJMADORAN
1977-95
Eija Suomela, Kotka
Three litters, dams Ch Banjosa Tajmadora and Ch Shadan’s Black Belle (imp. Norway). Nowadays a successful Portuguese Water Dog breeder. Also Dandie Dinmont Terriers.
TAZI-PA-CHENGA
1969-87
Ann-Mari Högström, Tolkkinen
Active breeder in the 1970's and early 1980's, alltogether 21 litters. Foundation bitches
Tosca del Flamante and Int Ch Regina del Flamante. Imported the parents of the first blue Afghans in Finland (Ch Khanabad Blue Panther, imp. U.K. and Ch Idyll-Dell's Blue Hawaii, imp. USA). Owned also the popular stud dog Ch Dynasty's Thunder'n Lightenin' (imp. USA).
TIKTEI'S
1979-2006
Teijo Tikka, Hikiä
Two litters, the first in 1979 (without prefix) from dam Ran-Har Chiara. Began breeding again in 2006, dam Ch Sonate's Give Me A Break.
TILTAHAMINAN
1995-97
Marja Tuomasmäki, Velkua
Three litters, dam Choice Ivory.
TINKAN
1967
Eeva-Liisa Alaputto, Vääksy
One litter, dam Mazai-i-Sharif Katlish.
TSOPENDOZ
1982
Katri Ruokonen, Säijä
One litter, dam Ch Tazi-Pa-Chenga Karanja.
TUULITASSUN
1964-67
Laura Saarinen, Jyväskylä
Two litters, foundation bitch Mohikans Apprenina (imp. Sweden).
TÄYSIKUUN
1977
Tuija Jäppinen, Tampere
One litter, dam Kalumet von der Nutzen. Later on a successful Whippet breeder.
VILLISILKIN
2005-
Anu Sorsa, Helsinki
One litter, dam Kva-m Sagoslottets Grace Kelly
WOODWARD'S
1972
Tuulikki Aaltonen, Turku
One litter, dam Goldshadow Elegant.
YAZAKHAN'S
2002-2007
Hanna Savolainen, Helsinki
Four litters, foundation dams Shebnaz Suvivalssi and Shebnaz Suvituuli (litter sisters).
ZARDAC
1991
Seija Tuominen, Helsinki
One litter, dam Ch Choice Stranger’s Touch.
ZHANNEL'S
1997-2001
Hannele Ståhl, Helsinki
Three litters, dams Ch A'Rosafan Allegretto and Ch Exxos Eden (imp. Denmark). Co-owner of kennel Sagoslottets in 1994 (three litters). Also Chinese Crested Dogs.
OF ZLAZANO
1988-98
Paula Kangassalo, Hyvinkää
Foundation bitches (Meri-Kyllin) Jasha, Jagannatha's Hosianna (imp. Sweden), Chandigarh's Happy Valentine and Chandigarh's Thalassa (imp. Switzerland). Alltogether 17 Afghan Hound litters, also several other breeds.
ZULEIKAN
1977
Tarja Kalenius, Vantaa
One litter, dam Ran-Har Palena.

 

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REGISTERED PREFIXES,
whose owners have not had any Afghan Hound litters (registration year given in parenthesis)

Afinu (1989) Satu Heikkinen, Helsinki
Alsatragopp (1991) Paula Pihlajamäki, Helsinki
Anahita's (1997) Mia ja Ari Perttu, Ojakkala
Asil Jarain (1995) Birgitta Groop, Södra Vallgrund
Atrayente (1995) Anna-Mari Naarminen, Kuikka
Borzaja Sobaka's (1995) Sari Mantila, Helsinki
Brynsten Orangutangs (1992) Carita Carpelan, Espoo
Chawan (1989) Sven Lammela, Helsinki
Chezane's (1981) Anne-Maija Ruhanen, Kulloo
Danieliin (1982) Irma Salonen, Kotka
Dowsing-Rod's (1985) Mirja Lindlöf, Littoinen
Frontage's (1990) Jonna Pynnönen, Renko
Giordior (2000) Heidi Parviainen, Helsinki
Ismahan (1998) Marko Stenroos, Turku
Kanistan (1969) Raija Outinen, Helsinki
Kiamar (1998) Kirsi Mäkipelto, Virkkala
La'jahibbu (2000) Pia Puomila and Anna-Mari Rönkkö, Vihti
Lounaistuulen (1985) Sarita Wirola, Piikkiö
Mamre's (1992) Annika Laine, Kasiniemi
Mittumaarin (1999) Raija Kokko, Liminka
Myskon (1995) Erkki Lehtinen, Helsinki
Nahema (1981) Merja Niemi, Forssa
Noble Tramps (1999) Elisa Itälaakso, Vaasa
Perfect Beast (1993) Sirpa Koivulaakso, Tähtelä
Pikkutikan (1969) Raisa Savander, Luoma
Pohjankruunun (2000) Maila and Mirjami Lehikoinen, Eno
Qarda's (2005) Joel Rusanen, Kello
Rantalaukan (1994) Sari Rantanen, Turku
Rhasinjan (1999) Kati Laasonen, Rasivaara
Royal Taz (2001) Anita Lindroos, Helsinki
Samiilah Sadiiga (1991) Marja Kiuru, Imatra
Shanrag's (1995) Johanna Uosukainen, Turku
Sirlanda's (1993) Riitta Lehto and Martti Linna, Rantsila
Tarinameren (1994) Helena Toppari, Helsinki
Thunderwave's (1996) Sanna Keronen, Kangasala
Touhutassun (1994) Jaana-Kaisa Kekki and Kalle Rautavuori, Rauma
Tulimyrskyn (1994) Tarja Koivunen and Nina Åkerfelt, Helsinki
Vivere (2002) Johanna Häkkinen and Esa Ylä-Jääski, Espoo
Zarbrax (1997) Mia Ikkala, Hyvinkää
   

  

 

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