Sprucedell Labradors

German Veteran Champion
Cornlands Chiffchaff

Sprucedell line


Cornlands Chiffchaff aged 6 months


Chiffchaff's Album

Chiffchaff's Pedigree


German Veteran Champion (VDH)


Cornlands Chiffchaff


12/12/2002 - 25/11/2015


 September 2003German Champion Cornlands RupertbearCornlands Chiffchaff September 2003Cornlands Chiffchaff was one of our yellow labradors.   In character and outward appearance he was very similar to Very Highly CommendedGerman Champion Cornlands Rupertbear. Chiffchaff was first exhibited in England where he was awarded  a VHC at the Cotswold & Wyevern Labrador Retriever Club Championship Show. He was a working and show dog, a dual purpose labrador. Chiffchaff was  both gentle and adventurous. As a gundog he had an outstanding game-finding ability. As a show dog he had been exhibited successfully in Germany and abroad.

'Flying Ears' -  October 2003

Working Chiffchaff - October 2003


Cornlands Chiffchaff was first exhibited  on the Continent at the EURODOGSHOW in Kortrijk, Belgium, on November 16, 2003. He won the Youth Class and was Best Dog (B.O.S). We are very proud of the boy.



Gold Medal

On January 31 2004 Ranger Tom aus Luehlsbusch and Cornlands Chiffchaff were exhibited at the International Dogshow in Eindhoven/ Netherlands where both boys won their classes. Chiffchaff was best Junior Dog.   won the Open Class and was awarded a CACIB (Res.) and a CAC (Res.). 

Saarland Junior Winner 2004



This successful team was also exhibited at the International Dog Show in Saarbruecken (Germany) on May 31, 2004. Ranger Tom gained an ‘Excellent’. Cornlands Chiffchaff won his class. Further Chiffchaff was awarded the title of Saarland Junior Winner 2004.

Very Highly Commended

Third Prize

Cornlands Chiffchaff spent his summer holidays in England and Wales. At the Bournemouth Championship Show he won a VHC. The Welsh Kennel Club ran its Championship Show in Builth Wells. Chiffchaff won the third prize in his class on the Royal Welsh Showground.

Bournemouth Canine Association

The Welsh Kennel Club Championship Show

Cornlands Chiffchaff was awarded a CAC (Res) at the Rostock International Dogshow 2004. At the Bundessieger Show in Dortmund he was fourth.

Brussels Trophy

One day before his second birthday Cornlands Chiffchaff was exhibited at the prestigious Brussels Dog Show 2004, Royal St. Hubert. He was awarded an Excellent in the open class which had a double-digit entry.

International  Dog Show MaastrichtIn September 2005 Cornlands Chiffchaff was twice exhibited abroad. International  Dog Show LuxembourgIn the capital of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg he was placed Fourth and was awarded an Excellent. In the Kingdom of the Netherlands Chiffchaff was the winner of the Open Class at the International Dog Show Maastricht.

East of England 2006


Leeds 2006

East of England Championshio Dog Show 2006

Leeds Championship Show 2006


On September 2, 2006 Cornlands Chiffchaff was awarded a CAC (Res.) at the International Dog Show of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg.

Maastricht 2006


Third Prize at the Internationale Rashondententoonstelling Maastricht, The Netherlands, in September 2006 (Excellent 3).


Kortrijk 2006




VDH Centenary 2006

Third Prize at the Centenary Show of the German KC (VDH) in Dortmund on October 14th,  2006 (Excellent 3).






The Yellow Labrador Club Open Show 2008


Kortrijk 2009

Link: Ranger's Pedigree

Link: Chiffchaff's Album