Robscraig Saffron

Sapphire enjoying the winter sun

Sapphire enjoying the winter sun

Owner : Robscraig
Breed : Golden Retriever
15th October 1994 - 17th March 2008
Health Tested

Health Tests

Sapphire is now only shown lightly as she is 12 1/2 years old. This year she has only been to four shows Norfolk and Norwich Open show where she was placed 2nd in Open Bitch and The Golden Retriever Championship Show where she was given Highly Commended in Veteran Bitch The United Retriever Championship show she attained a Reserve and the Southern Golden Retriever Open show she was placed 2nd in veteran bitch. Sapphire is the mother of Robscraig Cameo Girl.
At Eastern Counties Golden Retriever Club Open show at the end of March 2006, Sapphire won Veteran Bitch, then challenged the Veteran Dog winner to go Best Veteran in Show under breed judge Sue Loach, Sapphire is now 12 years old and this is the second time in she has won this award.In March 2007 at Eastern Counties GRC Open Show under Marilyn Lade Sapphire took a 3rd Place. On March 15 2008 after a lovely morning walk Sapphire suffered a stroke and was unable to walk over the weekend she suffered two more and after consultation with my vet it was decided that she would be given sleep on 17 March 2008 to save any further suffering, She has left a wonderful legacy especially that her two great grand daughters were born on 11th March and that she was able to see them.


  • Parents
    • Maurfield Shogun at Lorinford
    • Robscraig |Ivory Lace
  • Grand Parents
    • Sh.Ch.Lorinford Lancelot
    • Newavon Fancy Free at Maurfiled
    • Chevanne Free N Easy of Lorinford
    • Lorinford Be my Valentine at Robscraig
  • Great Grand Parents
    • Sh Ch Nortonwood Checkmate
    • Lorinford Playgril
    • Maurfield Tuba Smartie at Amberland
    • Newavon Elsa
    • Ch Styal Scott of Glengilde
    • Orchis Crystal Clear of Chevanne
    • Fourwinds Bossanova of Lorinford
    • Gillbryan Tico of Lorinford
  • Great Great Grand Parents