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Artemis Aurora du Clos des Castagniers - Miss - born 1 May 2005: Ch Moon Walker from Misstoff X Ch Astrellita Gold Dust
Ch ESP Artemis Aurora du Clos des Castagniers - Miss

(Ch Moon Walker from Misstoff X Ch Astrellita Gold Dust).
Miss is Spanish Champion
and winner of the Trophy Colley d'Or (French Top Collie 2007-08 Gold), Colley de Bronze 2009 and Colley d'Or 2010.

Ch FR INT MC Cierán du Clos des Castagniers - Blackie

(Ch Washishi's Gideon X Ch Astrellita Gold Dust)
Blackie is French, International and Monaco Champion.
He is also the father of 11 puppies with Vive le Vent du Clos des Duchesses at Blue Angel Dreams, and 8 puppies with Jack Mack's Cù-Sona "Rauli" at Connemara's Highlands..
He won the Trophy Colley d'Argent in 2009 (French Top Collie Silver) and the coveted Colley d'Or in 2010.
Blackie now has his own StudDog page on Collie-Online...Click here

Ch FR INT Astrellita Gold Dust - Sadie

(Ch OneWay's Skalle Per X Astrellita Be Dazzled)
Sadie is French and International Champion.
Sadie won the Trophy Colley d'Or in 2003 and Colley d'Argent in 2004 (French Top Collie Gold and Silver).
She also won the Colley d'Or 2010 Trophy for best brood bitch (reproductrice).

Sadie is the mother or grand-mother of six champions.


Luke Krásná Louka

(Ch Amos von Sconau X Ch Beauty Krásná Louka)
Luke was born 6 June 2009 at Krásná Louka, bred by Michaela Ourednikova in the Czech Republic, and is the great-grandson of Sadie.

He is MDR1 +/+ and CEA(AOC) clear and non-carrier

Photo Gallery/slide-show - from 2009
Clea and Tessie
About us Sadie's litters The Artemis Diaries
We are Dianne and Pärn Taimsalu and live with our smooths Sadie, Miss, Blackie and Luke in Uzès in the South of France.
Smooths - our passion since 1985!
Artemis litter born 1 May 2005, sired by CH Moon Walker from Misstoff
Velvet litter born 15 August 2004, sired by CH OneWay's Miraculix
A 7-page, 80-photo celebration of Sadie's Artemis litter , sired by Moon Walker from Misstoff, and born on 1st May 2005, from birth to the last goodbye in October. Click here or on a picture above to go to Page 1 of the diaries.
Sadie and Miss
Photo Gallery
Sadie's puppies
in their new homes
Historical images of smooth collies  

At home and on the road with Sadie and Miss (in preparation)

Velvet Velvet Vyvianne "Velvet"
Velvet Night   "Van"
Velvet Shadow "Pep"
Velvet Vikki "Djibou"
Zeph Artemis Aeolus "Zeph"
Artemis Arion "Arion"
Artemis Apollo "Sunny"
Artemis Aurora "Miss"
One of 24 historical images of smooth collies
Last updated 23 May 2010. Copyright ª 2005-10 Dianne and Parn Taimsalu.


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