After 17 days
the stiches are gone, new x-ray done, all stuff in place,
the healing process had started
in the bones and it's growing together.
but it's barely the halv thigh in muscel mass left,
strange, how fast it goes, but hopefully it goes as fast to
build it up again,
with lots of physiotherapie.
And some new pic's below,
Byleist at his ownwers, the Karlsson family,
but he's at kennel Sharraque from time to time in
Onkel " Talle",
or Maymouna's Quaased Jatagan,
and his cousins
Idun and Byleist
Jatal and Byleist in one of there favorite occupations,
mouthfighting and play-growling.
At last, there is allways the same one who diktates when to
But at the and...boys will be boys and it's the boys who
have most fun together, right?
Now some headshots
A Happy Christmas and New Year
we all at Kennel Sharraque and "St'a Nat" (picture ) as
wish the families of the Old Norse litter,
and all the visitors and viewers of Sharraque's webbsite.
From 1 day and moment happylie running, jumping and chasing
to the other as nearly crippled,
poor, sweet, little Idun.
So much pain!!!!!!
Trough maximus unfortune her lowest part, the growth zone,
of the thighbone
were shattered into peaces!!
Many THANK'S to the vetteam, for the long hourlie effort
late in the evening, to fix peaces together again,
skrewing, nailing and wirering.
Now it's waiting a time of calmness for at least 4 weeks in
no sudden heavylie movements, so boring for a lively
She'll fix it with our support and caretaking. 6 weeks
healingprocess,than starts the upbuilding.
With lots of luck and good healingflesh perhaps she can
move around without any effort or pain in the future.
We'll hope for the best!!!!!!
Some pictures of Balder finally arrived,
so here they come and some new ones of the hole Old Norse
Prince Balder, the "nice guy"
here, surrounded by his buddys
a wet Asvinn ( Noa ) in Finland
a dry, SWEET Valkyria (Halla) also in Finland
2* tuff girl Freja
I'm amazed how homogen the result of the Old Norse litter
seems to be,
though the total outcrossing and combination of totally
down below some new pic's of Idun and Byleist,
in the 3'rd attempt of a snowy winter
Idun sighting the neighbours cat
Byleist trying to be a gun dog pointer?
(it learned the hard way to keep away from the packs property)
( but not that stylish)
That's Saluki style!
Not this, really
But this:, Chasing!!
( hope she'll figure out that tooooooo much reach is just for showdogs)
Idun just looooves to chase brother Byleist 'cause she
allways get him,
she's the faster one!
Byleist on the other way thinks he's a flying kangaroo
Winter has arrived
Who can find Idun?
Byleist and Idun have great fun out in the snow
all that white stuff fastens allready on the puppy fuzz
where did mom Binti's tail feathering go??
most of it in the "Hoover" and some in the bushes
Some new pic's of Asvinn in Finnland as well, down below
Asvinn the Golden Boy
half and half the blend of Mom and Dad,
just as i strived to attain with this combination in my
he allso got himself an own site, Noa
Now autumn has arrived,
well, nearly winter---------
Thought to update some, how the Pup's are doing now at
there new owners,
and at home.
Valkyria (Halla) at her new home,
she got her own 2 webbplaces
Asvinn at his new place,
got some different "Runners" to have fun with
index.php-showtopic=2189, he also got his own site.
Freja in a new perfekt home, close by to us,
she allso got her some more "runners" (Whippets) to do with
what she's born to.
Still waiting for some pic's of Balder..........
Remarkable, on these following pic's, 16 weeks after birth
(time is running), 6 weeks after letting her pups sukkle,
Mom Binti in good shape allready, only the coat still a bit
underline and tuckup nearly back.
Byleist, who we're babysitting and daywatch some time, at
Idun, at 16 weeks
Free at last ( released from heavy
At nearly 10 weeks, the Pup's are tumbling around in the
one pup missing, Freja,
she left for her new home some days ago
don't look back, future's calling,
that's my girl!!
Let's see, if we can't take down that old appletree
allways on the move
Looking out for his idol Jatal
sighthound?? looks more like a tracking hound!
Here some quick shots at 8 weeks, still together them happy
Now the pup's are in there 6'th week,
starting to look like Salukis(mini).
Idun ( stays)
Valkyria ( Reserved )
Asvinn ( reserved )
Balder ( available)
Byleist (available )
When the weather was friendly, the pup's were allowed to
discover the outside world.
here at 5 weeks
The outdoor "Milkbar"
Byleist and Balder
Freja and Valkyria
"Hmmm, a future bride, maybee?"
Valkyria to the right,Asvinn and Freja
After the 17'th day, the pup's started to see the world in
an "other point" of view,
will say, with both eyes.
here at 3 weeks
well, not really
here Valkyria taking a powernapp together with cousin "Oncle
Jatal" on HIS domain
a hopeless try for some group fotographing
3 weeks, 4 days
3 weeks, 3 days
3 weeks, 3 days
3 weeks, 3 days
3 weeks, 3 days
Valkyria first time out of the "puppy nest under supervision
Balder and Valkyria
The scent expedition of Valkyria, Byleist and Freja
Valkyria and Idun tasting each other
What are you doing little girl (Idun),
Jatal seems to think with a stern look,
but he's the sweatest oncle (cousin) you ever can imagine.
like if it was his own puppies.
"Be carefull boy, don't touch my sensitive feet!!"
"didn't i tell you, soon i don't know what to do".
Now some new shots at 2 weeks
The pup's are growing well,
will open there eyes any day now,
they more than 3 doubbled there weight,
and some did try there first waggeling steps on 4 legs a
few days ago.
The helping hand Jenn, kissing with Balder
5 days Portraits of The Old Nors Litter
Asvinn--boy--gold, black shadings, white markings
Balder--boy-- sand, black shadings, white markings
All 6 of them are very strong and lively, and are growing
you nearly can see it!
Midday the 18'th July,
in the run of 4 ours, 6 healthy pups were born------------
3 girls in colour 2 grizzle-party and a deer-grizzle with a
3 boys in dark-grizzle, gold with black overflow and white
and one boy in silver( wild colour-agouti?) grizzle.
Mom Binti was doin great, and all are in fine condition!!
more pics to come soon........
5 ours fresh
The final countdown
at the end of the 8'th week
some pregnancy pic's
at the left in 4'th weeek, and the right end of 6'th week
end of the 6'th week
Binti with a window
left, end of the 4'th week, and at the right end of the
done by a very creative vet during the ultra sounding.
now we can follow the happenings and developments in very
After some unpatient time, we could't stand it "took the
bitch for sounding",
AND: at least 5-6 PUP'S were sighted.
So that was something!
Now there will be more unpatient waiting for "delivery"
After the lucky Rendevouz
some relaxing in the garden,
and among them "feathers",
at the Lenk family.
thank You, Angela and Thomas for a comfortable and pleasant
so now we hope for some puppys, all feathered, expected around week 30!
We hope to mate our lovely Binti in May
on her next heat.
The lucky male choosen for her is Kalle, a beautiful boy living in
Please see more pictures and read more here:
More information about our next litter to come soon.
Saluki-fanciers are welcome to make
contact for further information.
Welcome with your inquiries about future puppy-plans.
Please call or mail us!
Phone: +46 (0)122-60404
Two pictures of Kalle: