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Nicky and Richards' wedding day 30.07.05.

For more photos of the day click here.


The birth of our daughter Charlotte 11.01.06.


Daizee won Reserve CC at Richmond Championship 2010

For more photos of Daizee click here.


Zoe's puppies born 03.08.11.

Zoe aged 6.

Zoes' puppies at 7 weeks old.

Sire; Ch Andizhan Baal At Shirobana Dam; Katangas' Candy Perfume Girl.

Harry and Hope aged 7 weeks.

Senara and Ryan aged 7 weeks.

For more photos of Zoes' puppies click here.


Richards' 50th birthday 01.10.13.


Daizees' puppies born 24.06.14.

Daizee at Richmond 2010.

Elliott Katangas Heaven Help Us.

Gertie Katangas Heaven Sent Zara Katangas Kiss De Angel.

For more photos of Elliott, Gertie and Zara click here.


The wedding of Nickys' son Brendan to Kerry 21.03.15.

For more photos of the day click here.


Elliott won Reserve CC at Bath Championship 2015 and beat his sister Zara for Best Puppy In Breed.

He was then shortlisted in the group to the final eight dogs.


Hope gained her stud book number at the BAHC 22.11.15 winning 3rd in very strong open bitch class.

Our thanks to the judge Javier Blanco (Spain) for thinking so highly of our little girl.


Nickys' 50th birthday 01.01.16.

The cake design.


Elliott invited to compete at the Poodle of the year gala 16.01.16,

and congratulations to Elliotts' sister Katangas Kiss De Angel 'Zara'

owned Mrs J Clare who was also invited to compete.

Elliott at the gala.

Photo by Malc Beck.

Photo by Malc Beck.

Photo by Malc Beck.

Photo by Malc Beck.

Zara at the gala.

Photo by Malc Beck.

Photo by Malc Beck.

Photo by Malc Beck.

Photo by Malc Beck.

In loving memory of my Sister Linda Joyce Pinches who sadly passed away on the 01.02.16.

Photo taken the last time we were all together in 2013 when my brother David came over from Denmark.

Photo taken when her son Ben married Gabriela in November 2014 and with her daughter Beth.

Linda Joyce Pinches 26.05.46 - 01.02.16.

Linda I love you very much and I will always remember you, forever in my heart. So goodbye for now until we meet again.

Richard xxxxxxxxx.


In loving memory of my beautiful wife Nicky who was my best friend and soulmate. Sadly she passed away after loosing her

battle with cancer at such a young age.

Nicky Gunn 01.01.66 - 04.01.17.

Click here to see Nicky's tribute page;


In loving memory of my mother Mrs Betty Susan Gunn who sadly passed away at the age of 94.

Mum I will always remember you, your sound advice over the years, your help and support to us all,

your great Sunday dinners which we all enjoyed and your beautiful garden which was always full of colour.

Gone from our sight but always and forever in our hearts and minds. Love you Mum xxxxx.

Betty Susan Gunn 16.01.23 - 24.01.17.


Remembering my father Raymond Walter Gunn who passed away so many years ago now.

Dad I always think about you and the happy times we had as a family

and of all those things you have taught me how to do.

Rest in peace Dad once again re-united with Mum.

Pictured below with Mum on one of those happy holidays together.

Flt Lt Raymond Walter Gunn 23.08.23 - 24.04.94.


We are pleased to announce that Hope is in whelp and her puppies are due 21.06.17.

Sire: Arushkhan King Farouque Dam: Katanga's Kandy Kisses.

Enquiries for loving permanent homes welcome.

Email: katangakennels@hotmail.co.uk

For more photos of Hopes' puppies click here.