Excellent Eyes CERFed clear Angel came to us when we spoke to Russell
McCord who said he had a dog we just had to see. He called her the
hollywood dog. Angel is a split faced, black and white
female with a blue eye. She is named after the lyrics in the song
from Phantom of the Opera-Angel of the night. Her personality is
as striking as her face. She is a love to all people with a drive
to work, typical of the American working Border Collie.
entered her first conformation show with her first love, Alan, at
the end of the lead. It was the first conformation show for both
of them. She was in the 9-12 month puppy class. Since Alan taught
her to stack in 15 minutes, it wasnt much of a stretch for
her to pull off a 5 point major her first time out and reserve the
next day. We finished her championship with limited showing and
she became the first CHX in the state of Texas.
shows, she earned multiple herding titles. She has a lot of eye
and bite when you need it. She puts that loving temperament into
her puppies as well as stock sense.
has produced litters from Russell McCord's Sam and our own Spur.
All the puppies started showing stock interest by 6 to 8 weeks and
talent by 9 weeks. Several of these puppies are currently working
on cattle ranches or competition of some kind. They have shown excellent
working ability, talent, sound temperament and overall delightful
Be watching for Angel puppies to hit the show and trial circuit
Angel crossed the rainbow bridge on Sunday, July 10th 2011. Angel
was the foundation bitch for Alamar Border Collies. She is the mother
of HC HCH Alamar's Rosie O, Alamar's This One's For The Girls HXAS
HIBS, Grandmother of HC Alamar's Play It Again Sam, Alamar's Chairman
of the Board HIAS HSBS, Alamar's Songbird HSAS , Alamar's Head 'Em
Up HXAS HIBS, HC Alamar's Mirk, Alamar's Rumor Has It HXAS HIBS
HSAD, Alamar's Pickin' and Grinnin' HSAS HIAS HXAS HSBD HSAD HSBS,
Alamar's Sweet Gypsy Rose HXAS HXBS, Alamar's Kiss Me Kate HIAS
HSBS MX MXJ OF, Alamar's Southern Gent HXAS HXBS, Alamar's Winning
Hand HXAS HSBS, Alamar's Believe It Or Not HIAS HSBS, Alamar's Last
Call HXAS HSAC and many more.
was one of the first but won't be the last. She lives on in our
hearts and through her grandkids! We will truly miss her.