The Pyrenean Mountain Dog Club
Of Great Britain

Video Tapes In The Lending Library

List of Video Tapes in The Lending Library - Title & Contents

Ref No   Title & Contents
V/1   The Great Pyrenees Breed Standard
      An illustrated guide produced by the American Kennel Club (1989's)
2 & 3   PMDC/GB Golden Jubilee Championship Show 1986 at Towcester
      Judge : Alain Pecoult (France). Full length film of all classes. (At end of tape 3, copy of AKC Breed Standard).
4   PMDC/GB Open Show 1986
      Judge : Paul Strang (USA), plus copy of Golden Jubilee Championship Shows 1986 and breed classes at 1987 Championship Shows at Kelso, Chepstow, Windsor and Malvern.
5   PMDC/GB Video for 1988
      Includes WELKS 1968 (Judge : Mrs C R Prince), CRUFTS 1978 (Judge : Mr F S Prince), and exerts from 1988 Championship Shows at Crufts, Blackpool, Chepstow (bitches only), Paignton, Peterborough and Newark. Also dogs filmed in the Pyrenees.
6   Visits to the Pyrenees
      Visits to the Pyrenees by Lady Morris and Mr Graham Alcock, showing some of the French Kennels, including Pontoise, and some of the French Shows during 1969, 1970 and 1972-75.
7   Visits to the U.S.A.
      1971 - Dogs and kennels on the East coast. Visits to Quibbletown, Esterhazy and the GPCA Specialty. 1976 - Dogs and kennels on the West coast.
8   "Around The Pyrenean World"
      Denmark (their first Club Show judged by Mrs C R Prince 1974), France (in the Pyrenees 1969 and the Show at Tarbes), South Africa (history of the breed in that country), Australia (picnic and sled run 1981 and Royal Melbourne Show), USA (Californian Specialty 1976 - Judge : Sqn Ldr Peter Gilbert, GPCA Specialty at Rock Creek, Washington DC in 1974 - Judge : Mrs J Passini-Birkett), Northern Ireland (PMDC Show) and England (Members' Day at Cheltenham Racecourse, 1975).
9   PMDC/GB Open & Championship Shows 1968 - 1986
      Open Shows - 1968 (Ascot - Judge : Warner-Hill), 1970 (Hereford - Judge : R James), 1971 (Alexander Palace - Judge : W Siggers), 1975 CH. (Bingham, Notts - Judge : Miss L Turner), 1978 Open (Newton Abbott - Judge : C Pleasance), 1980 CH. (Newton Abbott - Judge : Jack Magoffin [USA]), 1986 Open (Malvern - Judge : Paul Strang [USA]), 1986 CH. (Towcester - Judge : Alain Pecoult [France]), Top Dog In Breed (including new Champions) 1969/1971-72/1981.
10   Breed Classes at Championship Shows
      WELKS 1968 (Judge : Mrs C R Prince), Windsor 1968 (Judge : Mrs W Siggers), Windsor 1978 (Judge : Mrs F S Prince).
11   Windsor Championship Shows Through The Years
      1968 - Judge : Mr W Siggers, including solo for Ch. Pondtail Zborowski, then current Breed Record Holder, and short visit to Bergerie Kennels to see Ch. Bergerie Diable, Reserve Best In Show, Crufts 1968. 1973 - Mrs Mary Crane (USA) including tourist view of Windsor, plus dinner at Elvetham Hall. 1982 - Judge : Mr John Banbury. 1987 - Judge : Mr Barry Hewart. 1989 - Judge : Mr Ellis Hulme. 1991 - Judge : Mr Colin Bowker.
12   CRUFTS 1989
      Introduction to dogs. 4 days at show. Agility and highlights of Pyrenean classes.
13   20 Years Of Breed Classes at Major Shows
      Bucks (Open) - Judge : Marie Moore (USA). All rest are Championship Shows. Crufts 1969 (Judge : George Robson). Crufts 1970 (Judge : Lily Turner). Crufts 1970 - copy of Pathe News film. Birmingham 1970 (Judge : Beryl Lord). Crufts 1972 (Judge : Madame Harper Trois-Fontaines). Windsor 1973 (Judge : Mary Crane [USA]}. Snippets from Breed classes at following shows - 1977 Crufts, Birmingham, Darlington; 1978 Crufts, WELKS, Bath, SKC, Southern Counties; 1979 Birmingham City; 1980 Crufts; 1982 Bath (Judge : Mrs J Lloyd-King); 1984 Southern Counties (Judge : Mrs Lorna Ireland); 1985 Bournemouth (Judge : Mrs M Ashby).
14   Pyreneans of the Past - At home with their breeders (Tape 1)
      De Fontenay (including some European Kennels of the 1930's), Lisblanc, Laudley, Moncal, Buckland, Carabrae.
14a   Pyreneans of the Past - At home with their breeders (Tape 2)
      Bergerie and Pennco.
15   Pyrenean Fun & Frolics
      Fun Rallies, Picnics and Matches. Jason's Rally 1971 (Memorial to Ch. Pondtail Zborowski); Lady Morris' Rally 1972. Wimblehurst Rally organised by SEPMDC 1974; several rallies in 1975; Black & White Match (with Newfoundlands) 1976; Exmouth Rally 1977; Pyrenean Picnic at Penn 1981; Golden Jubilee Rallies 1984, 1985 & 1986 (Castleford, Wootton Oaks & Penn).
16   Welsh Puppy Farms
      Copy of HTV programme which led to prosecution of owners (including a Pyrenean taken by RSPCA and eventually rehoused in Cornwall). Included as it forms part of the Club library but it is definitely NOT RECOMMENED FOR GENERAL VIEWING.
17   More Championship Shows of the 70's and 80's
      Birmingham 1970; Blackpool and Darlington 1973; SKC 1974; Crufts, SKC, Darlinton and Working Breeds 1975; Crufts, Bath, Windsor, Peterborough, PMDC/GB and Working Breeds 1976; Bath 1982; Bournemouth 1985; Chepstow 1987; Paignton 1988; Birmingham City 1989.
18   "Fun & Feature" Pyrenean Do's & Don'ts
      USA Drill Team; "Friendly" (a Canadian Obedience Dog); Parade of Dogs of all nations at the Devon County Show; "A Dog for all Seasons" (a year in the life of a Pyrenean family); "So You Want To Own A Pyrenean..."
19   PMDC of GB Video Tape For 1989
      All classes at Crufts; SEPMDC and Manchester (C.C.s only); WELKS' PMDC/GB and Darlington (qualifying classes only); Birmingham City; New Breed record Holder winning 37th CC; PMDC of Scotland and NEPMDC (C.C.s only); Midland Counties (qualifying classes and Working Group).
20   CRUFTS 1990
      Run-up to the show; The World Of Dogs; Dr Malcolm Willis on dog's bodies; Working Group and best In Show; All Groups in detail; Obedience and Agility. Terrier racing and flyball.
21   PMDC of GB Video Tape For 1990
      Includes Crufts (Judge : Miss J Hamilton-jackson); French Specialty and PMDC/GB Ch. Show.
22   Pyrenean Potourri
      Snippets from Ch. and Open Shows; individual dogs and rallies during the 1970's; 1975 SEPMDC Show at Maidstone; 1982 SEPMDC Open Show at beare green (during lunch interval, shots taken for judging film).
23   The World of the Pyrenean from Europe to America
      In the Pyrenees and some of the French Kennels 1931 - 1936. basquaerie and Cote de Neige, USA; Breeders in the USA 1968; 1972 shows in California; 1973 GPCA Mid-West Specialty, Detroit; 1978 Specialty Holdfields, South Africa.
24   100 Years Of Crufts
      Film made and issued by the Kennel Club to commemorate the centenary of Crufts.
25   Crufts 1991
      World of Dogs; run-up to show with dogs in Working Group; highlights from the final day; more details of four days of show and more on World of Dogs.
26   PMDC of GB Video for 19991
      Crufts (Judge : Mrs S Garner); Ch. SHow (Judge : Mrs S Garratt); French Specialty; WELKS/Birmingham Nat. (C.C. winners only); Birmingham City (qualifying and challenges only).
27   Pyreneans in Europe in the 1930's
      In France in 1931, 1932 and 1933. In USA in 1933. In Great Britain and Europe (including de Fontenay) in 1936, 1937 and 1938 (copy of films from the library of Mrs Mary Crane, presented to the International Film Exchange in 1970).
28   Crufts 1992
      The World of Dogs; Live from the Final Day; Groups in more detail; Agility; Obedience; Flyball and some demonstrations and East of England Ch. Show 1991.
29   Workshop & Educational
      The birth and early life of a Pyrenean puppy; Grooming a la Glover; Sean's Tracking Test; Handling demonstration (USA).
30   A North American Dog's Life and The Pastoral Pyrenees
      Basquaerie 1949 & GPCA Match; Breeders in the USA 1967 and 1968; Life with a pet Pyr in Canada in 1970; Pyr/Newfie Rally in Michigan 1973; Visit to the Pyrenees 1978.
31   European Trip of Mary Crane 1936
      "Holland to Caarcassonne" and coming home on an Atlantic liner. ALso first GPCA Sanction Show; the Basquaerie kennels and their dogs.
32   Crufts 1992
      The World of Dogs; Toy, Utility & Working Groups; Terriers, Hounds, Gundogs and Best In Show; Agility, Obedience and more of groups in detail.
33   PMDC of GB Video For 1992
      Crufts (Judge : Mrs Jean Hammond); PMDC/GB Ch. Show (Judge : Mr P Beeley); French Specialty; National Working Breeds (Judge : M. Alain Pecoult [France]); Working trials in the Pyrenees; Midland Counties Ch. Show.
34   PMDC of GB Video For 1993
      PMDC/GB Ch. SHow (Judge : Mrs Polly Fielden); Crufts (Judge : Mr P Gilbert); Fun and Members' Day; Blackpool, City of Birmingham and NEPMDC 21st Anniversary Show.
35   Crufts 1994
      The World of Dogs (rare breeds and the import register); The show over 4 days; Groups and Best In Show; Groups in more detail, Obedience, Flyball, etc.
      A wanderer and his Pyrenean un the wilds of North America at the beginning of the 20th centuary. As shown onm the Australian TV network. As this was on a commercial network, you may have to sit through some advertisements at regular intervals... (Donated by Ranee van Eck. Australia).
37   PMDC of GB Video For 1994
      Ch Show/Crufts/Batth/Three Counties C.C. - winners only; Italian specialty; Scottish Working Breeds/LKA, puppy and junior only.
38   Ammerical Kennel Club
      Commercial production on 'gait'.
39   AKC Video On The Great Pyrenees
40   AKC Video On "Dog Steps"
41   "The Dog"
      Commercial production from the Eye Witness series. Natural history and evolution of the dog from hunter to family pet, includes Maremmas guarding flocks in Italy.
42   Crufts 1995
      History of Dog Shows in general; Exemption, Open and Championship Shows; Around the show; the Groups and Best In Show.
43   PMDC of GB Video For 1995
      Content not known.
44   Crufts 1996
      BBC recordings. Pre-show visit to Animal Health Trust and rn-up to show. All groups, final day, agility, obedience and flyball.
45   PMDC of GB Video For 1996
      Crufts - Winners; Club Open Show Perdiswell (Judge : Mrs Lin Hill); Championship Show Newark (Judges : P Gilbert & L Cartledge); 2nd Open Show Shenstone (Judge : Alan Britten); extracts from TV programme "Life of Dogs".
46   Crufts 1997
      BBC recordings; Run-up to the show; last 6 or 10 in Groups showing Pyrenean Ch. Laudley Damascas in Working Group; Best In Show; Agility, Obedience, flyball; general shots over 4 days - some interviews.
47     "Cookala"
      Owners/breeders Bob & Frances Cook. A visit to the Cookala Kennels and an in-depth look at their dogs. Commentary by Bob Cook.
48   PMDC of GB Video For 1997
      Club Championship Show (Judge : P Stern-Cross); Crufts (Judge : Mr R Townsend); Border Union (Judge : Mr A Wright); NEPMDC Silver Jubilee Championship Show (Judge : R von Hoenacker [Belgium]).
49   Crufts 1998
      BBC recordings, Run-up to show. Interview with Mike Gadsby. All groups, last 6 in each group. General interviews, spectators, exhibitors and judges. Spot the Dog", Best In Show. Agility, Obedience, Flyball.
50   "It's A Dog's Life"
      A Special Guide For Dog Lovers of all Ages. Commercial video obtained from Dog World. Video shows how to make your pet's life healthy, happy, safe and secure, whilst at the same time giving the responsible owner, peace of mind.

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