Brugh na Boinne

Louise Borst-Borreman  (August 2015)

When on holidays in Ireland as a child I would stay with my aunt and uncle, Barbara and Con Bradley, in Newbridge, County Kildare. They always had a Wheaten bred by Maureen Holmes (at the time I had no knowledge of that of course). From day one I fell in love with this dog. I loved the colour and the sheen of his coat and the specific touch (sensation) when going through the coat with my fingers.  Moreover Finn was a very loveable animal. So you could say I know the breed since a “yard made a coat for me” (10/12 years of age).   I just did not know they were called Wheatens!

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