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Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea (Age at birth: 5 years, 4 months.)

Dam: Singing Sword Johnie Punkin' (Age at birth: 5 years, 4 months.)

Date of Birth: 1 August 1990


Singing Swords The Actor

(M) 1 August 1990, HD892005, Wheaten

Ballykelly Loughrea

14 April 1985

Breeder: S. Seale

INT IE CH  Carrokeel Sir Connel Of Nutstown

26 February 1979

8 years, 10 months.

Breeder: E. C. Murphy

Nutstown King

22 February 1976

10 years, 2 months.

Breeder: J. & K. Kelly

IE CH Ballykelly Errislannan Liam

22 May 1973

Breeder: S. Seale

Nutstown Queen

15 January 1973

Breeder: J. & K. Kelly

Carrokeel Laois

3 April 1974

Breeder: E. C. Murphy

IE NO CH Ballykelly Reamonn

27 December 1970 Wheaten

8 years

Breeder: S. Seale

Perfect Picture Of Carrickmines

25 November 1967

Breeder: J. & K. Kelly

Dunleary Eileen Oge

17 June 1977

9 years

Breeder: M. O'Leary

Luath Of St. Doulaghs

16 May 1972

US CH Cara Of St Doulagh's

4 August 1970 Brindle

Breeder: Haughey

Mor Of St. Doulaghs

28 March 1970

Ballykelly Dubhain

14 May 1970

Breeder: S. Seale

IE CH Ballykelly Portmagee

17 February 1964

Breeder: S. Seale

Ballykelly Shoneen

2 August 1963

Breeder: S. Seale

US CH Singing Sword Johnie Punkin'

15 April 1985

US CH Singing Swords Goliath

21 September 1982

US CH Singing Swords Gershom

17 November 1980

US CH Singing Swords MosesCDX

22 October 1978 Brindle

Breeder: S. Engel-Elliott

Singing Swords Shamrock

10 August 1976 Rd Brdl

US CH Singing Swords Tovah

21 January 1980

US CH CA CH Singing Swords Whelan

6 January 1976 Rd

Breeder: S. Engel-Elliott

US CH Whitehalls Lu Singing Swords

22 January 1977 Whtn

Breeder: F. R. Dean Jr.

Singing Swords Vanicka

29 November 1980

Health checks:

US CH Singing Swords Mr Bowen

18 December 1977

Breeder: Bernat

US CH CA CH Singing Swords Whelan

6 January 1976 Rd

Breeder: S. Engel-Elliott

Singing Swords Misty

2 September 1975 Brdl

US CH Petasmeade Amy

24 August 1976
Red & Brindle

Breeder: R. M. Innes

Petasmeade Oberon

14 December 1970

Breeder: R. M. Innes

Cushla Of Tolkavalley

14 December 1973

9 years, 7 months.

Breeder: I. Walton

Full siblings

Number of full siblings: 6

Singing Sword Ciancara Reds

Singing Swords Jim's Polly

Singing Swords O'Mally

Singing Swords Punkins Daisy (34 Offspring)

Singing Swords Shanon O'Shea

Singing Swords Thunder

Half siblings

Number of half siblings: 99

Number of litters with half siblings: 19

Litter number 1:

Born 20 December 1986

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Tia Maria Of Swords

Ballykelly's T of Swords

Greystone's Kitchen Kate

Heart Of Swords (8 Offspring)

Singing Swords Fagan Finn

Tia's Ballykelly Of Swords (14 Offspring)

Litter number 2:

Born 27 December 1986

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Fyona Of Dyfed

Singing Swords Brighid Maghe (2 Offspring)

Singing Swords Excalibur II

Singing Swords Rea Loughrea

Singing Swords Rosanna Dana

Singing Swords Seamus Sean

Singing Swords Sir Chewbacca

Singing Swords Sorcerer

Singing Swords Tor Sean

Singing Swords Walking Tall

Litter number 3:

Born 17 April 1987

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Singing Sword Johnie Punkin'

Singing Swords Conall

Singing Swords Dr Jane (10 Offspring)

Singing Swords Ian

Singing Swords Job's Lacy

Singing Swords Lady Cashel

Litter number 4:

Born 25 December 1987

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Singing Sword Johnie Punkin'

Legendmyth's Sword Of Talon

Singing Swords Busco Bear

Singing Swords Sarah Bowman (14 Offspring)

Litter number 5:

Born 6 February 1988

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Fyona Of Dyfed

Singing Swords Bold Crusader

Singing Swords Chan

Singing Swords Miss Lillian (10 Offspring)

Litter number 6:

Born 11 February 1988

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Athcarne Banshee

Cu Mor Caitlin

Cu Mor Colin

Litter number 7:

Born 11 May 1988

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Windfern Woopi Singing Sword

Singing Swords Ebony Maccool (9 Offspring)

Singing Swords Hocus Pocus

Singing Swords Windfern K

Litter number 8:

Born 7 December 1988

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Singing Swords Huldah

Singing Swords Baskerville (3 Offspring)

Singing Swords Maizey (13 Offspring)

Singing Swords Meg Greystone (6 Offspring)

Singing Swords Molly Pearl

Singing Swords Mr Beowulf

Singing Swords Mr Calder

Singing Swords Star Telegram

Litter number 9:

Born 25 January 1989

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Windfern Woopi Singing Sword

Singing Swords Calypso Queen (3 Offspring)

Singing Swords Echo (11 Offspring)

Singing Swords Pooka Four

Litter number 10:

Born 20 February 1989

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Singing Swords Tovah's Megan

Singing Sword Torridan

Singing Swords Amen

Singing Swords Jacob Conner

Singing Swords Meghan

Singing Swords Sako

Singing Swords Shannon II

Singing Swords Tasslehof

Singing Swords Victor (17 Offspring)

Litter number 11:

Born 6 March 1989

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Singing Swords Ariel

Singing Swords Countess Kerry

Singing Swords Finian

Singing Swords Hallelujah

Singing Swords Tika

Singing Swords XI

Litter number 12:

Born 14 March 1989

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Fyona Of Dyfed

Dae-Yel Fyona Singing Swords

Singing Swords Lozen (21 Offspring)

Singing Swords Riodro Muldoon

Litter number 13:

Born 1 January 1990

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Singing Swords Tovah's Megan

Singing Swords Ann

Singing Swords Aunt Bonnie

Singing Swords Fyona The Fair

Singing Swords Gaelic

Singing Swords Megan's Megan

Singing Swords Noble Ranger

Singing Swords Ruby Bayomi (9 Offspring)

Singing Swords Ryan O'Rourke

Singing Swords Shenanigan

Singing Swords Shila Ann

Singing Swords Tiarnan

Singing Swords Tsosoni Bear

Singing Swords XVII

Litter number 14:

Born 22 January 1990

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Ciancara Of Singing Swords

Singing Swords Clancey Carey

Singing Swords Jamie (20 Offspring)

Singing Swords Warrior

Singing Swords Winston II

Litter number 15:

Born 26 January 1990

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Windfern Woopi Singing Sword

Singing Swords Dubhbuadhach (9 Offspring)

Singing Swords Jak Ironhorse (3 Offspring)

Singing Swords Kira

Singing Swords O'Loughrea

Singing Swords Roxanne (6 Offspring)

Litter number 16:

Born 24 February 1990

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Singing Swords Ariel

Singing Swords Braeghan

Singing Swords Cara's Jake

Singing Swords Lass Molly Br (5 Offspring)

Singing Swords Radar

Singing Swords Sadie Mae

Litter number 17:

Born 20 August 1990

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Windfern Woopi Singing Sword

Singing Sword Grand Tapestry

Singing Sword Nellie Cashman (13 Offspring)

Singing Swords XIII

Litter number 18:

Born 25 February 1991

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Windfern Woopi Singing Sword

Brian Boroimhe

Singing Swords Baily Of Eire (6 Offspring)

Singing Swords Bonny Megan

Singing Swords Brenmaclancy

Singing Swords Hunter John

Singing Swords Megan Stuart

Litter number 19:

Born 12 August 1991

Sire: Ballykelly Loughrea Dam: Ciancara Of Singing Swords

Siaging Swords Emer

Singing Swords Afton Of Ara

Singing Swords Sadie Sorkow

Singing Swords Sara St Clair (10 Offspring)

Singing Swords Shana

Singing Swords Shanna

Singing Swords Victoria Gray

Number of offspring: 190

Total number of unique descendants: 5,470

(Total born worldwide after Singing Swords The Actor: 92,623)

Litter number 1. Partner: Singing Swords Fiona O'Shea

Litter born: 19 June 1992

Singing Swords Finn Wheaten

Singing Swords Micky Wheaten

Singing Swords Sanson Limeno Wheaten

Singing Swords Yukon Ruddles Red

Singing Swords McGil Aka Lil Wheaten

Singing Swords Payment Plan Wheaten

Litter number 2. Partner: Echo Dubh Of Nutstown

Litter born: 22 December 1992

Black Swords Daylun Wheaten

Singing Swords Gulliver's Bob Red

Whispering Wind Mcnulty (36 Offspring) Rd

Black Swords Katlyn Red Wheaten

Black Swords Shealin Parris Red Wheaten

Homestead's Holly Go Lightly Wheaten

Litter number 3. Partner: Singing Swords Hattie

Litter born: 25 February 1993

Singing Sword Mr Personality Gray & Brindle

Singing Swords Redford Wheaten

Singing Swords Riggs Wheaten

Singing Swords Hezekiah El Lobo Whtn

Singing Swords Pearl Wheaten

Singing Swords Sugar (12 Offspring) Whtn

Singing Swords Tinkerbell Gray & Brindle

Litter number 4. Partner: Sedeki Whysper O'Dundrum

Litter born: 13 June 1993

Carlsons' Slick Willie Gray & Brindle

Legend's Gray Ruger Gray & Brindle

Legend's King Triton Gray & Brindle

Legend's Kodiak Of Swords (30 Offspring) Gr Brdl

Legend's Mulligan O'Masters Gray & Brindle

Legend's Shillelagh Gray & Brindle

Legends Whystle Singing Sword Brindle

Legend's First Lady (11 Offspring) Black

Litter number 5. Partner: Singing Maggi Of Black Swords

Litter born: 30 June 1993

Baldric Of Uma Buena (2 Offspring) Cream

Baxter Black Cream

Poteet Wheaten & Brindle

Litter number 6. Partner: Singing Swords Fiona O'Shea

Litter born: 16 October 1993

Singing Swords Beethoven H Wheaten

Singing Swords Fibber McGee Wheaten

Singing Swords Sir Tristan Red

Green Winds Cassiopeia (5 Offspring) WHEATEN

Green Winds Persephone Wheaten

Singing Swords Holly Colleen Wheaten

Singing Swords Mistress Molly Red

Singing Swords Molly McGee Wheaten

Litter number 7. Partner: Singing Swords Susan Butcher

Litter born: 24 December 1993

Singing Swords Samson II Wheaten

Singing Swords Tiberius Red

Singing Swords Ballerina Wheaten

Singing Swords Erin Jigs Red

Litter number 8. Partner: Singing Swords Hattie

Litter born: 9 February 1994

Singing Sword Billy The Kid Wheaten

Singing Swords Darby-Butt Wheaten

Singing Swords Godzilla Cu (3 Offspring) Brdl

Singing Swords Sir Gehlert Wheaten

Singing Swords Xvi Wheaten

Singing Swords Xviii Wheaten

Swords Wyllow Of Legend Wheaten

Singing Swords Sophie Sue Wheaten

Litter number 9. Partner: Singing Swords Patty Cake

Litter born: 19 April 1994

Singing Swords Celtic Rogue Brindle

Singing Swords Greystone Brindle

Sir Duffy Of Northbourne Black

Singing Swords Brenna Brindle

Singing Swords Cherry Wheaten

Litter number 10. Partner: Singing Swords Patty Cake

Litter born: 4 November 1994

Singing Finnbarr Whtn

Singing Swords Champagne Brie (11 Offspring) Whtn

Litter number 11. Partner: Singing Swords Emily

Litter born: 13 December 1994

S S Terminator Wheaten

Singing Swords Cu Findabair Wheaten

Singing Swords Finvara Wheaten

Singing Swords Galahad (10 Offspring) Whtn

Wolfgang Wheaten Wheaten

Singing Swords Molly Maureen Wheaten

Swords Brighid Ua Conratha Whtn

Litter number 12. Partner: Singing Swords Susan Butcher

Litter born: 22 January 1995

Kilkieram Bay Finn Maccuhall Red

Wynd Dancers Brady O'Shea (6 Offspring) Whtn

Cruiser Whtn

Hrab's Lila (8 Offspring) Whtn

Litter number 13. Partner: Cara Cu's Banshee

Litter born: 1 February 1995

Chief Osceola Of Noles Win Brindle

Clancy Cara Cu Brindle

Singing Swords Yanni Brindle

Stoutheart Moonlight Whispep Brindle

Tenderlands Banshee's Girl Wheaten

Litter number 14. Partner: Singing Swords Emily

Litter born: 15 June 1995

Singing Swords Cormac Abu Whtn

Singing Swords Finn-Again Whtn

Singing Swords Ryana O'Char Whtn

Singing Swords Shaela O'Char Whtn

Singing Swords Xix Whtn

Litter number 15. Partner: Singing Swords Susan Butcher

Litter born: 1 August 1995

Cloverland Melvin McKittrick (38 Offspring) Wheaten

Duke Eddie Red Wheaten

Oscar Of Ahwatukee Red

Bristol Court Jester Whtn

Clohe Dream Come True Whtn

Singing Swords Guinevere II Red

Ursula Mountain Song Red

Litter number 16. Partner: Singing Swords Georgia

Litter born: 1 September 1995

Lord Logan Of Malachy BRINDLE

Singing Swords Guinness WHEATEN

Cara Cu's Maggie Mae Brindle

Singing Swords Caoimhe Wheaten

Singing Swords Madeline WHEATEN

Singing Swords Megan BRINDLE

Litter number 17. Partner: Singing Swords Mabinogion

Litter born: 14 December 1995

Casey III Wheaten

Seamus O'Reilly Whtn

Grianan Tara (9 Offspring) Whtn

Kelty Gazelley Whtn

Panama Valentine (28 Offspring) WHEATEN

Rose O'Malley's Joy Whtn

Serrano Caliente Whtn

Litter number 18. Partner: Singing Swords Of Ardara

Litter born: 31 December 1995

Lucas Logan Whtn

Shagg Bryon Boru O'Brien Whtn

Singing Swords Broughshane Whtn

Tiarnach Oona Cu Mhea' Whtn

Arley's Ireland Whtn

Gypsey Rose Lee Of Legend (4 Offspring) Whtn

Litter number 19. Partner: Singing Swords Ruddles Rosie

Litter born: 8 January 1996

Singing Swords Chieftan (4 Offspring) Whtn

Tuscon Sasquatch Whitley Brindle

Cara Cu's Peggy Sue Brindle

Singing Swords Franje Wheaten

Litter number 20. Partner: Singing Swords Murphy's Law

Litter born: 14 February 1996

Noleswin Chief Osceola Brindle

Singing Swords Oscar's Rufus Brindle

Singing Swords Joni (17 Offspring) Whtn

Singing Swords Macbeth Whtn

Litter number 21. Partner: Singing Swords Dubh

Litter born: 8 May 1996

Singing Sword Knight-Rapsody Brindle

Singing Swords Chief Brindle

Singing Swords Doolis O'Took Brindle

Singing Swords Magnum Luvsav Brdl

Erinova Emma O'Singing Swords (5 Offspring) Brdl

Singing Swords Love and Kiss gr brl

Singing Swords My Heroin gr brl

Singing Swords Summer Legend Brindle

Litter number 22. Partner: Singing Swords Rebecca II

Litter born: 27 June 1996

Singing Swords Chyrkhan BRINDLE

Singing Swords DD's Aslan (21 Offspring) Brdl Blk Mkgs

Singing Swords Sampson II Brindle

Singing Swords Celtic Pride BRINDLE

Singing Swords Darby The First (4 Offspring) Wheaten & Brindle

Singing Swords Lady Phoenix Wheaten

Singing Swords Nessa Rhoads Red

Litter number 23. Partner: Singing Swords Ruddles Rosie

Litter born: 26 October 1996

Seamus Maloney Of Timoleague Brindle

Singing Swords Denmark Wheaten

Singing Swords Hope Wheaten

Singing Swords Lady Heather Whtn

Litter number 24. Partner: Singing Swords Elena Coll

Litter born: 7 December 1996

Murphy's Clyde Of The Mist BRINDLE

Singing Swords Benjamine BRINDLE

Singing Swords Mr Malac Wheaten

Singing Swords MR. O'Brien WHEATEN

Singing Sword Megan BRINDLE

Litter number 25. Partner: Cara Cu Kate

Litter born: 2 January 1997

Haggerty Irish Whiskey Of Swords Red & Brindle

Swinging Swords Morpheus Bonk Red & Brindle

Colleen From Emerald Isle (1 Offspring) Wheaten

Gaelways Kathleen Red & Brindle

Swinging Swords Bride Finn Wheaten

Swinging Swords Killian Dufus Wheaten

Swinging Swords Maggie II Red & Brindle

Litter number 26. Partner: Singing Swords Banba

Litter born: 8 April 1997

Singing Swords O'Malley Brindle

Singing Swords Puck Wheaten

Singing Swords Puck II Wheaten

Molly Malone Emerald Isle (6 Offspring) Brindle

Singing Swords Ceilidh Wheaten

Singing Swords Kintyre (1 Offspring) Brdl

Litter number 27. Partner: Singing Swords Of Ardara

Litter born: 16 June 1997

Dagda Of Singing Swords Wheaten

Singing Swords Braveheart (4 Offspring) Wheaten

Singing Swords Paddy O'Gill Wheaten

Ardara's Banshee Of Eire (6 Offspring) Wheaten

Singing Swords Cara Dancer Wheaten

Singing Swords Celtic Kacie Wheaten

Singing Swords Just Another Wheaten

Singing Swords Sydney Wheaten

Litter number 28. Partner: Singing Swords Charlene

Litter born: 29 September 1997

Singing Swords Boomer Wheaten

Singing Swords Danny Boy II Wheaten

Singing Swords Manhattan (6 Offspring) Wheaten

Singing Swords Lady Phoenix II Wheaten

Litter number 29. Partner: Singing Swords Priscilla

Litter born: 6 October 1997

White Raven Of Singing Swords Wheaten

White Raven's Devlin Wheaten

White Raven's Porterhouse Wheaten

White Raven's Colleen Wheaten

Litter number 30. Partner: Irish Rose Siete Luck

Litter born: 25 December 1997

Singing Swords Conan (3 Offspring) Wheaten

Singing Swords Hercules Brindle

Singing Swords Sean O'Conner Wheaten

Marquise Irish Rose D'Amour Wheaten

Singing Swords Irish Tapestry Wheaten

Singing Swords Nikita Brindle

Litter number 31. Partner: Camshronach Rowan

Litter born: 21 March 1998

Roth Fail O'Malley Wheaten

Roth Fail Rupert Wheaten

Roth Fail Tigger Wheaten

Roth Fail Tucson Wrangler Wheaten

Singing Swords Levi Roth Fail (65 Offspring) Wheaten

Roth Fail Viviene Red

Litter number 32. Partner: Singing Swords Banba

Litter born: 6 April 1998

Double D Farm's Jenni Sue (5 Offspring) Wheaten

Stevens Tucson Monkie Wheaten

Litter number 33. Partner: Singing Swords Priscilla

Litter born: 18 November 1998

White Raven's Lay on, Macduff Wheaten

White Raven's Murphy Wheaten

Singing Swords Martha (11 Offspring) Cream

White Raven's Doo Doo Doofus Wheaten

Litter number 34. Partner: Singing Swords Charlene

Litter born: 14 December 1998

Singing Swords Duke WHEATEN

Singing Swords Guinness Mc G Wheaten

Singing Swords XXII Wheaten

Singing Swords Abracadabra WHEATEN

Litter number 35. Partner: Irish Rose Amber

Litter born: 28 January 1999

Singing Swords Pride O Mine Wheaten

S. Swords Bayley's Irish Cream Wheaten

Singing Swords Shez All That Wheaten

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Total number of possible ancestors (4 gens): 30

Actual number of ancestors: 29 (14M/15F)

Ancestorloss: 1

Percentage lost: 3.33%

Ancestor loss coefficient (AVK): 96.67%

Coefficient of Inbreeding: 0.00% (4 generations)

Coefficient of Inbreeding compared to breed average

The Kennel Club recommends breeding with a lower Coefficient of inbreeding (COI) than the average.
Average COI worldwide over the last 10 years for 4 generations is 2.6%. Green areas are well below average COI. The yellow area marks average COI +/- 0.5% point. Red areas are well above average.

Lifespan in pedigree

Average recorded lifespan in pedigree: 9 years, 1 months.Based on lifespan-info of 5 entries in pedigree out of a possible 30 (16.67 %).

Recorded breed average in iwdb.org is 7 years, 5 months.Based on lifespan-info of 5938 dogs

Dogs that died in their first year are left out of the calculations, according to normal practice when calculating average longevity information in dogs.


Basis for veteran age is FCI-regulations; 8 years

We have 5 recorded veterans in this pedigree. 0 died before veteran-age.

We are missing info on 25 dogs

100.00% of dogs with known lifespan were veterans

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Sires and dams


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