OUZLES STUD RATTERY AND RESCUE

NFRS 2018 NOVICE BREEDER OF THE YEAR. AWARDED STUD STATUS AUGUST 2018

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All the latest news from Ouzles Stud Rattery in one place. Announcements of births, deaths, shows attended, etc..
All major events mentioned here.

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14 Sept 2019

*NFRS President's 60th Birthday Bash Show*
Ouzles Lady Godiver won Best Agouti, Best AOV and came 4th in Supreme Challenge at 13.5 months of age. See results.

28 July - 2 Aug 2019

Paddington in and out of Hospital. 
Failed to get application to the NFRS in time so Ouzles will not qualify for 2019 NFRS Championships.

27 July 2019

*NFRS Summer Cup - 3 Star Show - Shurdington (Nr Cheltenham)*
Just entered a couple of rats due to my ongoing health issues.
Best Blue Point Siamese, Best Dumbo Self, and Best Dumbo Shaded.
Also, Best Blue Point Siamese Kitten and Best Rex Self Kittens.

13 July 2019

*NFRS 2 Star Geoff Izzard Memorial Show - Tendring Agricultural Show*
Just entered a couple of rats due to obvious mobility issues with this show. Huge thanks to all who enabled me!!
Best Blue Point Siamese, BEST SHADED + 2 STARS, Best Dumbo Self, Best Dumbo Shaded, and,
in Pets; Best Breeder Owned. See results

6 July 2019

*L&S 2 Star Open Show - Meldreth*
Had a lovely day out at the L&S Open Show.
Won Best Siamese, BEST SHADED, 4th SUPREME CHALLENGE + 3 STARS, Best Siamese Kitten, Best Shaded Kitten, Best Blue Point Siamese + 2 STARS, Best Wheaten Kitten, Best Dumbo Self, BEST DUMBO + 2 STARS, and Best Dumbo Shaded. See results.

22 June 2019

*YRC 1 Star Show - Leeds*
We joined the Yorkshire Rat Club! We won Best Blue Point Siamese, BEST KIDNAPPED VARIETY + 1 STAR, Best Dumbo Shaded + 1 STAR, Best Dumbo Rex, Best Shaded Rex, Best Siamese Kitten, Best Blue Point Siamese Kitten, Best Dumbo Shaded Kitten and Best Dumbo Kitten, and Best Dumbo AOV Kitten.  See Results!

20 June 2019

Ouzles Haircut died, aged 31.6 months.

Haircut was a pretty Burmese Dumbo Doe and Queen of the Geriatrics' cage. She never gave me any babies but she was loved.

11 June 2019

Ouzles 1 of the 122s died, aged 30.95 months. 
'1 of the 122s' was a Seal-Point Black-Eyed Siamese. He was Ouzles' first NFRS Silver Champion despite not starting his show life until he was 17 months of age - what most people would consider to be well past his prime! He won Best Shaded Dumbo 5 times, Best Dumbo 4 times, Best Novice and made 4th Supreme Champion once. He was a darling and leaves many descendants.

18 May 2019

Ouzles 6 of the 122s died, aged 30.25 months. 
'6 of the 122s' was a beautiful, dark and dusky, Seal-Point Black-Eyed Siamese. He won Best Siamese at four NFRS Shows. He was a sweetheart and will be missed.

13 May 2019

11 babies born to Little Miss Noddy (Russian Blue) and Stanley Rex #1 (Russian Blue Dumbo Rex.) Expect Russian Blue in Standard and Rex, Top and Dumbo.

9 May 2019

10 babies born to Sister of Timothy BP BES #1 and Huan Dot (BP BES Dumbo).
Expect Blue Point Black Eyed Siamese in Dumbo and Top.

7 May 2019

6 babies born to Sister of Timothy BP BES #2 and Huan Dot (BP BES Dumbo).
Expect Blue Point Black Eyed Siamese in Dumbo and Top.

6 May 2019

16 babies born to Daughter of Kong #2 (Black Self) and Daughter of Kong #3 (Black Dumbo) , and Sampson (Silvered Black). Expect Silvered Blacks in Dumbo and Top ear.

02 May 2019

Ouzles Haircut's Brother died, aged 30 months.
Haircut's Brother, a beautiful gentle Dumbo Burmese boy, a son of Ouzles Russell, and a legend of the geriatrics' cage, died today. His sister outlives him.

26 April 2019

13 babies born to Agouti Doe #4 and Stanley Rex Buck #1 (Russian Blue Dumbo Rex). Expect Russian Blue, Russian Blue Agouti, Agouti, and Black; in Dumbo, Top, Standard & Rex.

25 April 2019

12 babies born to Agouti Doe #3 and Stanley Rex Buck #1 (Russian Blue Dumbo Rex). Expect Russian Blue, Russian Blue Agouti, Agouti, and Black; in Dumbo, Top, Standard & Rex.

24 April 2019

13 babies born to Agouti Doe #2 and Stanley Rex Buck #1 (Russian Blue Dumbo Rex). Expect Russian Blue, Russian Blue Agouti, Agouti, and Black; in Dumbo, Top, Standard & Rex.

23 April 2019

6 babies born to Agouti Doe #1 and Stanley Rex Buck #1 (Russian Blue Dumbo Rex). Expect Russian Blue, Russian Blue Agouti, Agouti, and Black; in Dumbo, Top, Standard & Rex.

6 April 2019

Having been "Showing" for a year, Ouzles reviewed the situation and, having attained our Stud Status and achieved what we set out to achieve, we decided to stop chasing "stars", left the L&S and joined the Midland Rat Club instead, in search of a little more FUN. We found it!! 

*MRC Show & AGM - Seagrave*

Best Siamese, Best Blue Point Siamese, Best Silver Kitten, Best AOV Kitten, BEST OPPOSITE AGE, Best Shaded Rex, BEST KIDNAPPED VARIETYBEST STUD BUCK, Best AOV Rex, Best Self Kitten and Best Dumbo Kitten.
Did I mention they have class rosettes and take photographs of your rats? How cool is that?! See Results

29 Mar 2019

10 babies born to Ouzles Queen of the Tulips (Russian Blue Dumbo) and Ouzles Son of Son of Joe (Russian Blue). Expect Russian Blue in both Dumbo and Top,

28 Mar 2019

9 babies born to Ouzles QoT Rex Doe #2 (Russian Blue Rex Dumbo) and Ouzles Black Bono (Silvered Black). Expect Silvered Black and Silvered Black Rex in both Top and Dumbo. 

26 Mar 2019

10 babies born to Ouzles QoT Rex Doe #1 (Russian Blue Rex Dumbo) and Ouzles Black Bono (Silvered Black). Expect Silvered Black and Silvered Black Rex in both Top and Dumbo. 

24 Mar 2019

*NFRS 2 Star Show - Tempsford*
Best Russian Blue, Best Himalayan, Best Blue Point Siamese, Best AOV Kitten, Best Rex Kitten, BEST REX, and Best Shaded Dumbo. Our 1-year anniversary Show. See results

22 Mar 2019

Ouzles Lady Amanda died, aged 33.9 months.
Lady Amanda was a little old lady Black Berkshire Rex Downunder who seemed to have lived forever.

20 Mar 2019

15 babies born to Ouzles Ocarina (BE Himalayan) and Ouzles Napoleon (Sable).

17 Mar 2019

*NFRS 1 Star Show - Scawsby*
Best Russian Blue, Best Siamese, Best Blue Point Siamese, Best Rex Kitten, Best Shaded Dumbo, BEST DUMBO + 1 STAR  to BP Friend of Timothy,  and Best Rex Dumbo. See results.

15 Mar 2019

Queen Val (Ouzles Queen Of The Valkyries) died, aged 37.6 months.
Queen Val was one of the nicest rats that ever lived and her grandchildren live on here at Ouzles.

14 Mar 2019

9 babies born to Ouzles Little Miss Soze (Ru Burmese) and Ouzles RB Friend of Timothy (Ru Burmese)

12 Mar 2019

4 babies born to Ouzles 3 of the 123s (BES) and Ouzles 1 of the 122s (BES - NFRS Silver Champion)

2 Mar 2019

*L&SCMRC Annual Cup Show - 1 Star - Harlow*
Best Russian Blue + BEST RUSSIAN, Best Shaded Siamese, Best Blue Point Siamese + BEST SHADED, Best Rex Shaded, Best Dumbo Shaded + BEST DUMBO, Best Dumbo Rex, BEST GUIDE STANDARDBEST PROVISIONAL STANDARD. See results!  This will be our last show at the L&SCMRC. We will have been a member for a year by the date of the next show and we have decided not to renew our membership. We wish them well.
See L&S ANNUAL RESULTS.

26 Feb 2019

7 Babies born to Ouzles Queen of the 123s (BES) and  Ouzles 1 of the 122s (BES - NFRS Silver Champion).

18 Feb 2019

14 babies born to Ouzles Kayleigh Fuzzlewuzzle (Burmese Rex) and Napoleon (Sable Burmese.)
3 Black Eyed Siamese (inc 1 Rex), 5 Sable (inc 1 Rex), 3 Burmese (inc 1 Rex) and 3 Russian Burmese (incl 2 Rex)

16 Feb 2019

*NFRS 1 Star Show - Copdock & Washbrook*
Best Siamese Kit, Best Blue-Point Siamese, Best Silver AOV Kit, Best Agouti Kit, Best Shaded Dumbo, Best Shaded Dumbo Kit, Best Rex Dumbo, and a total of 3 STARS AWARDED. And a Russian Burmese Doe named Ouzles Siren won the Rosette for Best Provisional Standard. See results!

10 Feb 2019

9 babies born to Ouzles 1 of the 122s (BES Dumbo Silver Champion) and OUZLES Grand-Daughter of Kong #1 (Black Self Silver Champion.) Expect Black Selfs!

6 Feb 2019

10 babies born to Ouzles Josephine (Sable Burmese) and Ouzles Napoleon (Sable Burmese).

1 Jan 2019

10 babies born to Marti Leimbach's buck, Pluto (Russian Silver) and Ouzles Girl With The Ruined Ear* (Black)
(*Sister to Silver Champion Ouzles Grand Daughter of Kong #1) Include 4 British Blue.

31 Dec 2018

Ouzles Rambling Blue Perfection (Son Of Joe) died, aged 33.50 months.
Son of Joe was a Russian Blue Stud Buck here at Ouzles and will be greatly missed. He was a superstar.

31 Dec 2018

10 babies born to Ouzles Yorkie Bar (Chocolate) and Ouzles Hyzenthlay (Agouti).

17 Dec 2018

6 babies born to Daughter of Kong #4 (Black Dumbo) and House Onion Oscar The Woolly (Himi Rex)

14 Dec 2018

Ouzles Bunny's Sister died, aged 30.68 months.
Bunny's Sister, a beautiful Black Berkshire Down Under doe, daughter of The Divine Sheep, passed of old age.

8 Dec 2018

*NFRS - Annual Cup/Christmas Show - 3 Stars - Meldreth*

Best Marked Berkshire, Best Russian Blue, Best Siamese, Best Blue Point Siamese, Best Shaded (rosette), Best Self Dumbo, Best Dumbo Shaded and won 2 cups: for Best Siamese and Best Shaded! Whoop!
See Christmas Show results.

1 Dec 2018

*L&SCMRC Annual Cup Show - 2 Star - Enfield* 
Best Black Self, Best Russian Blue, Best Russian, Best Siamese, Best Shaded, Best Blue Point Siamese, Best Burmese, Best Himalayan Rex, Best Russian Blue Dumbo, Best Siamese Dumbo, and a further 2 STARS for Ouzles Grand-Daughter Of Kong #1 (now on 10 stars). Ouzles won the Xandos Cup for Best Siamese.
Well Pleased!  See L&S Annual Cup Show Enfield Results.

30 Nov 2018

16 Babies born to Rivendell Red River (Silver Fawn) and Ouzles Little Miss Boss (Agouti).

17 Nov 2018

Ouzles Big Eyed Lil died, aged 33.25 months.
Big Eyed Lil, a lovely Black Dumbo doe from the Rambler line lives on in our memories and the gene pool.

11 Nov 2018

3 Babies born to Rivendell Red River (Silver Fawn) and GrandDaughter of Kong #4.

10 Nov 2018

8 Babies born to 1 of the 122s (BES) (NFRS SILVER CHAMPION) and 3 of the 123s (BES)

7 Nov 2018

14 Babies born to Rivendell Red River (Silver Fawn) and Stanley's Asymmetrical Doe (Russian Blue Dumbo).

6 Nov 2018

10 Babies born to Black Bono (Silvered Black) and Malteser #1 (Chocolate).
16 Babies born to Rivendell Red River (Silver Fawn) and Stanley's Rex Girl (Russian Blue REX).

5 Nov 2018

11 Babies born to Rivendell Red River (Silver Fawn) and Stanley's Symmetrical Doe (Russian Blue Dumbo).

22 Oct 2018

10 Babies born to 1 of the 122s (BES) (NFRS SILVER CHAMPION) and 4 of the 123s (BES).
11 Babies born to 1 of the 122s (BES) (NFRS SILVER CHAMPION) and 5 of the 123s (BES).

14 Oct 2018

*NFRS London Championships - 3 Star Cup Show - P'boro E.of E. Showgrounds*
Best Blue Point Siamese, Best Silver, Best Dumbo Self, Best Burmese Kitten. Best Russian Blue Kitten and
Best Siamese Shaded Kitten (3 Stars).
And, we won the NFRS Esthann Cup and the Rosette for Best Guide Standard!
See London Championships Results.  

11 Oct 2018

Ouzles Beauty died, aged 37.33 months.
Beauty, a lovely Black Dumbo doe out of Ouzles MLK Rambler, was adopted as a baby by Jolene Wolfe.

10 Oct 2018

7 Babies born to Timothy's Sister Red Eyed Sister (Siamese) and House Onion Oscar The Woolly (Himi Rex).
9 Babies born to Timothy's Littler Sister (BE Siamese) and House Onion Oscar The Woolly (Himi Rex).

10 Oct 2018

Ouzles Methuselah died, aged 35.33 months.
Methuselah was a Burmese Dumbo, beautiful inside and out. He passed of old age, peacefully in his sleep.

9 Oct 2018

12 Babies born to Jereboam (Last Of The Agoutis) and Sif (Black Berkshire).
6 Babies born to Jereboam (Last Of The Agoutis) and Twiddle (Black Berkshire).

8 Oct 2018

12 Babies born to King Stuart #4 (BES) and King Stuart Perfection Doe #3 (BES).

6 Oct 2018

*L&SCMRC 1 Star Show - Enfield* 
Best Black Self, Best Self, Best Opposite Age (Grand-Daughter of Kong #1), Best Dumbo Self,
Best Dumbo (Grand-Daughter of Kong #2), Best Guide Standard, Best Provisional Standard, Best Shaded Dumbo, Best Russian Blue Kitten & Best Russian Blue and a total of 5 STARS. 
** Ouzles Grand-Daughter Of Kong #1 achieved SILVER CHAMPION STATUS.**
Well Pleased!  See L&S Enfield Results.

22 Sept 2018

*NFRS 2 Star Show & 1 Star Self Show, Colmworth*
Best Dumbo Siamese, Best Silver (AOV), Best Black Self, Best Self + 2 STARS, Best Dumbo Self, Best Guide Standard, Best Provisional Standard, Best Blue Point Siamese, Best Marked Dumbo Kitten, Best Dumbo Rex Kitten and 3rd Supreme Challenge + 1 STAR in the Self Show.
NB: The 3 stars were awarded to Ouzles GrandDaughter of Kong #1 who now has a total of 6 stars!

13 Sept 2018

7 Babies born to Top Ear Dove Doe (Russian Dove Choc Based) and Stanley Rex #1 (Russian Blue Rex)

12 Sept 2018

6 Babies born to Dumbo Dove Doe (Russian Dove Choc Based) and Stanley Rex #1 (Russian Blue Rex)

11 Sept 2018

10 Babies born to King Stuart Perfection Doe #1 (BES) and House Onion Oscar The Woolly (Himi Rex)
10 Babies born to Queen Of The Tulips (Russian Blue) and Stanley Rex #1 (Russian Blue Rex)

25 Aug 2018

*NFRS Annual General Meeting* 

At the 2018 NFRS AGM, we were awarded the Cup for BEST NOVICE OF 2018!!
It was also announced that OUZLES has qualified for and been awarded NFRS STUD STATUS.
It was also announced that OUZLES 1 Of The 122s has achieved SILVER CHAMPION STATUS.
It was also announced that we had co-won a cup for New Varieties Points!!
Ouzles are delighted! 
See AGM Results!

28 Jul 2018

*NFRS Summer Cup - 3 Star Show - Shurdington (Nr Cheltenham)* 
We won a Cup and a Clock!
Best Shaded Dumbo,  Best Self Dumbo Kitten, Best Black Self Kitten, Best Siamese Kitten, Best Blue Point Siamese Kitten, Best Shaded Dumbo Kitten, Best Provisional Standard, Best Dumbo, Best Novice, and
4th Supreme Challenge.
And a total of TEN STARS. Huzzah! See Summer Cup Results.

27 Jul 2018

4 babies born to 2 Of The 122s (Blue Point Siamese) and Little Mo (Sable, Dumbo).

19 Jul 2018

11 babies born to Not Nutty Nut Nut (Russian Blue) and RBPD#2 (Russian Blue).

18 Jul 2018

6 babies born to Secret Son Of Russell and No Pressure! #1(Siamese).

7 Jul 2018

*L&SCMRC 2 Star Show - Harlow* 
Best Siamese Kitten, Best Siamese Adult, Best Blue-Point Siamese Kitten, Best Himalayan Kitten, Best Shaded Dumbo Kitten, Best Shaded Dumbo Adult, Best Marked Dumbo Kitten,  Best Marked Berkshire Kitten, Best Russian Blue & Best Guide Standard. + Timothy's Brother won 2 STARS. Chuffed!  See L&S Harlow Results.

30 Jun 2018

10 babies born to Son Of Doris and Daughter of Doris #1 (Black Blazed Berkshire).

30 Jun 2018

3 babies born to Son Of Doris and Daughter of Doris #3 (Black Berk).

29 Jun 2018

10 babies born to Not Nutty Nut Nut (Russian Blue) and RBPD#1 (Russian Blue).

26 Jun 2018

12 babies born to Son Of Doris (Black Berkshire Rex) and Daughter of Doris #2 (Black Berk w/ headspot).

11 Jun 2018

3 babies born to 2 of the 122s and The Other Other One.

10 Jun 2018

3 babies born to Secret Son Of Russell and The Other One (Burmese).

9 Jun 2018

*NFRS 1 Star Show - Orton Waterville* 
Ouzles came back with a slew of Rosettes including Best Opposite Age and, more importantly, our rats were awarded a total of 7 stars. Our best results yet!  See Orton Results.

2 Jun 2018

8 babies born to 2 of the 122s and Rambling King Floof's #1 Girl (Black Eyed Siamese)

23 May 2018

4 babies born to 2 of the 122s (Blue Point Siamese) and Haircut (Burmese Dumbo)

21 May 2018

Ouzles Kong The Magnificent died, aged 32.45 months.
Kong was a Black Dumbo and had been a Stud Buck here. He died of old age, peacefully in his sleep.

20 May 2018

Ouzles King Fuzzle died, aged 30.6 months.
King Fuzzle was a Russian Blue Rex and passed peacefully in his sleep.
King Doris died of a stroke, just before his 2nd birthday.
We are devastated. Full obituary and video in FB group.

19 May 2018

*NFRS 1 Star Show - Harlow*
We just took kittens to this show, to give them a tryout. They did good and we also won Best Dumbo Kit.
See Harlow Results.

18 May 2018

Ouzles Terrance died, aged 31.65 months.
A lovely Burmese Dumbo, he passed peacefully in his sleep. Full obit in FB group.

11 May 2018

Ouzles Buffalo Bob died, aged 30.33 months.
A black Berkshire Rex, he passed quietly in his sleep. 

6 May 2018

2 babies born to Secret Son of Russell and Little Mo (Sable, Dumbo)

5 May 2018

Ouzles Terrance's Brother died, aged 31.2 months.
A beautiful Burmese Dumbo, he passed in his sleep.

5 May 2018

*L&SC MRC 1 Star Show - Meldreth*
Best Siamese, Best Shaded Adult, Best Shaded Dumbo, Best Dumbo, Best Marked Dumbo, Best Rex
1st Guide Standard Kit. Pretty pleased! See Meldreth Results.

27 Apr 2018

14 babies born to Yorkie Bar (Chocolate) and Daughter of Kong #1 (Black Dumbo)

27 Apr 2018

6 babies born to King of the 122s (Black Eyed Siamese) and Timothy's Other Sister (Black Eyed Siamese, Dumbo)

23 Apr 2018

10 babies born to King of the 122s (Black Eyed Siamese) and Timothy's Big Sister (Black Eyed Siamese, Dumbo)

22 Apr 2018

9 babies born to King of the 122s (Black Eyed Siamese) and Red Eyed Sister of Timothy (Siamese, Dumbo)

21 Apr 2018

*NFRS 1 Star Show - Misterton & Walcote*
Just a couple of rats in this show but we got Best Shaded Dumbo, Best Rex Dumbo, Best Novice + Timothy's Brother was awarded 2 STARS - at a 1 star show!! See Misterton & Walcote Results.

19 Apr 2018

3 babies born to Yorkie Bar (Chocolate) and Cream Egg's Sister (Black Dumbo)

14 Apr 2018

*NFRS 3 Star Show - Dartford*

Best Blue Point Siamese and Best Shaded Dumbo at the Main Show. And Best Russian Dove, Best Stud Buck, and Best Novice at the Rare Varieties Show. See Dartford Results. 

8 Apr 2018

6 babies born to Stanley Keeper (Russian Blue Rex Dumbo) and RBPD#5 (Russian Blue)

7 Apr 2018

*L&SC MRC 1 Star Show - Meldreth*

Best Russian Blue, Best Provisional Standard, Best Guide Standard and Best Novice. Oh, and Timothy's Brother was awarded 1 STAR. See Meldreth Results. 

2 Apr 2018

3 babies born to Magnum (Chocolate Dumbo) and Malteser #1 (Chocolate)

31 Mar 2018

8 babies born to Stanley Keeper (Russian Blue Rex Dumbo) and RBPD#4 (Russian Blue)

30 Mar 2018

8 babies born to Magnum (Chocolate Dumbo) and Malteser #1 (Chocolate)

29 Mar 2018

4 babies born to King of the 122s (Black Eyed Siamese) and No Pressure! #2 (Siamese, Dumbo)

29 Mar 2018

7 babies born to Kaiser Soze (Russian Burmese Dumbo) and Mrs Spacey (Russian Blue Dumbo)

25 Mar 2018

*NFRS 2 Star Show - Tempsford*

Our very first show! And we won Best Siamese, Best Blue Point Siamese, Best Shaded Dumbo, Best Provisional Standard and Best Guide Standard. And 1 of the 122s and King of the 122s were awarded 2 STARS each.
See Tempsford Results. 

20 Mar 2018

8 babies born to Stanley Keeper (Russian Blue Rex Dumbo) and RBPD#3 (Russian Blue Dumbo)

17 Mar 2018

8 babies born to Rambling Blue Perfection (Son of Joe) and RBPD#2 (both Russian Blue Dumbo)

15 Mar 2018

8 babies born to Rambling Blue Perfection (Son of Joe) (Russian Blue Dumbo) and RBPD#1 (Russian Blue)

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