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GATOR BOYS’ CHAMPION MICKEY

GATOR BOYS’ CHAMPION MICKEY Mickey was born August 15th 1993. He was sired by CH Tonka Bear bred to a daughter of Hargrove’s six time winner, Rufus and Hargrove’s Queenie named St. Benedict’s Tramp. Hargrove had some personal problems after he made this breeding, so he sold the litter to Hardcore Kennels. Mickey was sold. By 16 months old, Mickey had been rolled twice and showed to be too shy....

INTERVIEW WITH LESTER HUGHES

INTERVIEW WITH LESTER HUGHES In the last issue of the Times, we gave a brief introduction to one of the ‘living legends’ of the dog Game, ‘The Old Mountain Man’. We now present part II of “The Old Man on the Mountain”; an interview we conducted with Lester Hughes in November of 1990, in which Mr. Hughes talks about-among other things-some of his early matches, and some of the ‘modern...

INTERVIEW WITH BOBBY HALL

Legendary warriors, they’ve lived and died, but still live on in the minds of thousands. Who has never heard before of the “Big Bad Black Bullyson” dog! A myth? Perhaps. But if there is one man who can tell use the inside story on the renowned Bullyson, it is Mr. Bobby Hall from Houston, Texas. This is the story about a man and his dog. Bobby Hall and Bullyson. A...

OUTCROSS KNLS’ CH RONALDINHA

OUTCROSS KNLS’ CH RONALDINHA  Ronaldinha was a light structured yellow bitch with black mask, bred by a good friend from a pedigree made up mostly from GR CH Mayday dogs. At the age of one, she was rolled with Machita, a bitch bred down from GR CH Buck blood, and proved to be a was very fast dog that fought the face and throat, never giving any chance for Machita....

KILLER COMBINE’S RED VICTORIA

KILLER COMBINE’S RED VICTORIA On February 14th 2001 I had the honor and privilege to see the best female that has graced the face of thisearth, in my opinion and everyone who saw her live, come into this world. I gave her the name Red Victoria,which means Red Victory and I could not have given her a better name, because she was the embodiment ofthe word victory. She was the...

MAGIC LINE KENNELS’ CH SHEBA

Champion Sheba was purchased at three years old, untouched. She is a product of a brother sister breeding between Hall’s Little Carlos and Hall’s Ms. Sugar Booger, both out of Hall’s Ch. Carlos and Hall’s Miss Spring.Ch. Carlos was a Bullyson bred dog, while Ms. Spring was sired by Maloney’s Ch. Bert out of Hall’s Miss Boobs. Her first time out she went into Bio-Hazard Kennels’ Baby from Florida, giving...

JACK KELLY’S KAYO

JACK KELLY’S KAYO “On December 6th, 1959, a match was scheduled to take place “a couple of hours drive out of New York City”, at about 2 in the afternoon. The Editor, arriving a little late, set out in pursuit of a couple of cars, whose drivers knew the way. After a seemingly chase all over Upper New York State, during which time we woke up Rip Van Winkle, driving...

McCLAIN’S CHAMPION LUCIFER

I’d like to pay tribute to truly one of the greatest dogs I’ve ever seen perform in my 12 years with bulldogs. He’s probably a dog that 90% of the fraternity has never heard of, but of the 10% that have, I’m sure they will all say the same as me. Now before I even say this dog’s name, I’d like to let the readers know that I have seen...