Imported from Slovakia, Elba is a large
bodied, substantial and heavily boned female
with well developed deep chest, powerful front
shoulder and rear quarters. Very nice topline
and underline, with lovely expressive head type
and dark eyes. Rich and thick black sable coat
pattern of deep dark pigmentation. Elba has
an extremely high play / ball drive and exhibits
an effective ability for problem solving. Her
nose is deep and accurate and she enjoys the
work, having excellent obedience skills with an
appreciable work ethic inherited from her strong
and proven working pedigree
Elba shows serious, civil and rhythmic barking
skills and bites like an alligator, taking her
protection work seriously and works for real.
She has good focus and super strong nerve, and
is an amazing and agile athlete with exceptional
power and speed. Elba possesses good
social skills and is excellent with small
children. She is non-confrontational or dog
aggressive, yet she will not back down in the
event she is challenged. She is a force to
behold if the situation demands it and can be an
extremely dominant female.
Possessing one of the best known and most sought
after working line pedigrees, and carrying the bloodlines of Pohranicní straze,
Elba is the daughter of the World Renown producing stud dog,
Xero z Pohranicni straze
SchH3, IPO3)...Rated Velmi Dobry, 1st select Breeding Class with
pronounced courage, hardness and willingness to fight, hips and elbows a0/0.
Xero is the most famous and long producing son of Grim z Pohranicni straze
(ZVV3, IPO3, SchH3). Grim z Ps. was one of the most well known producers from
the Pohranicni straze kennel, and was awarded Best Czech Defender, Multiple WUSV
Competitor, 1997 Czech National Champion and placed 7th in the 1997 WUSV.
Elba is also a daughter from the well known Figa
Cega litter, which goes back on some of the strongest producing DDR
blood of Bero v.d. Friedersdorfer Flur, Held v. Ritterberg, and Ingo
v. Rudingen. Held and Ingo produced some of the strongest
structural health for the German Shepherd gene pool and vastly
improved upon pigmentation and working abilities within the German
Shepherd Breed as a whole.
Elba is titled SVV1, IPO1,
rated Dobry, with hips and elbows 0/0.
Elba is 1st Select Breeding Class recommended for improvement
of the breed
Elba produced excellent working pups which are large with
substantial, solid boning and working body structure. Head
type is large and blocky; pups present good focus and sureness,
being very quick to investigate new things with no sign of fear
or hesitation when presented with a new scenario to work
through. Prey drive comes on strongly. and scenting
abilities are highly evident at an early age; the pups
demonstrating deep and persistent noses on the ground.
To view our own lovely females from Elba, Click to view
pages for Ricochet von
Schraderhaus, daughter of
Cak Pisecna Boure,
multiple times SCH 3 and International competitor, and our
female Yeltsa von Schraderhaus,
daughter of our DDR male "V" Lux vom
Kameruner Eck. SCH3
Below are three fun photos taken of Elba, sent from her owner
Steve, who took her out for a fun day of memories
to do bitework.
The " old gal " still has the love for
the work and drive for the sleeve, shown below in February, 2011
11.5 years of age.
Elba at 11.5
years of age!!
Elba @ 2 years
Elba at 8 years of age (Below)
Elba @ 8 yrs
old- September 30th, 2007
An exceptional litter from Elba was produced in 2006
"V" Rated stud dog
Lux vom Kameruner Eck Schh3, KKL1, Pure DDR Bloodlines
This excellent cross produced incredible pups with great
substance and excellent head type. Temperaments were sure
and brave, with pups exhibiting deep nose and
never ending ball drive.
Michelof von Schraderhaus
Elba X Lux Pups
Elba's daughter, Yeltsa von
Elba x Lux vom Kameruner Eck
Alexa Morgan von Schraderhaus
Chachar Bily Trpaslik