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Sire: Santir Clancy (Age at birth: 2 years, 3 months.)

Dam: Ballalyn's Lean On Me (Age at birth: 2 years, 11 months.)

Date of Birth: 26 June 2000

Date of death: 2 March 2006

Age at time of death: 5 years, 8 months

Bred by: J. Bosanquet

Santir Zara

(F) 26 June 2000, KCSB2847CN, Grey Brindle

Santir Clancy

29 March 1998

Breeder: J. Bosanquet

GB CH  Ballyphelan Bran Beag

10 October 1993
Red Brindle

Breeder: J. & P. Sumner

GB IE CH Bokra George Caredig

18 October 1991

Breeder: S. Surrell & K. Coleman

GB CH  Caredig Yankeedoodle

29 November 1986 Red & Black Brindle

Breeder: R. & D. Tebbutt

Chater Tapestry At Bokra

9 October 1987 Wheaten

Breeder: V. J. Philip

GB CH  Ballyphelan Tiger Lily

5 June 1991

Breeder: J. & P. Sumner

Ainsea Rifleman

5 June 1989 br

Breeder: J. Malley

Ballyphelan Celtic Charm

1 June 1987 Grey Brindle

Breeder: J. & P. Sumner

Santir Crystal

22 August 1995

Breeder: J. & E. V. Bosanquet

Mellor Quadrille

17 July 1991

Breeder: B. P. Shaw

GB CH  Caredig Yankeedoodle

29 November 1986 Red & Black Brindle

Breeder: R. & D. Tebbutt

Mellor Ophelia

29 September 1987

Breeder: B. P. Shaw

Santir Eilish

2 October 1992

Breeder: J. Bosanquet

Ainsea Rifleman

5 June 1989 br

Breeder: J. Malley

Santir Michelle

23 August 1989 red brindle

Breeder: J. Bosanquet

Ballalyn's Lean On Me

30 July 1997

Breeder: L. & D. C. McMillan

GB CH Amarach Aengus

13 August 1989
KCSB2413BZ brindle

10 years, 10 months.

Cause of death: Old age

Breeder: J. Morris

Tryg Of Drakesleat

11 November 1986
Red Brindle

Breeder: Z. Thorn Andrews & S. Homewood

GB CH Sovryn Of Drakesleat

9 May 1983 Red brindle

Breeder: McDonald

Drakesleat Breeze V.D. Ruempol Beltane

27 January 1984 Red Brindle

12 years

Breeder: Z. Thorn Andrews

Bokra Arabella Of Amarach

9 November 1986

11 years

Breeder: S. Surrell & K. Coleman

Bokra Tyler

11 June 1985 Brindle

Breeder: Surrell & Colemen

Bokra Katastrophe

18 August 1981 Brindle

Breeder: S. Surrell & Pearce

Bronhurst Flowing From Ballalyn

26 August 1995

Breeder: J A Browne

Ballalyn's Himself

28 June 1992
KCSB2942CD Brindle

4 years, 6 months.

Cause of death: Blood disorder

Breeder: L. & D. C. McMillan

Drakesleat Helyk At Ballalyn

4 May 1988 Dark brindle

Breeder: Z. Thorn Andrews

Ballalyn's Krisrea

27 January 1990 wheaten

Breeder: L. & D. C. McMillan

Bronhurst Chelsea

10 March 1993

Breeder: J A Browne

Brachan Onyx

12 July 1989 red brindle

Breeder: C. MacLeod

Roscot Gypsy At Ballalyn

17 June 1990 Brindle

Breeder: R. Timperon

Full siblings

Number of full siblings: 4

Santir Breeze

Santir Rory

Santir Star

Santir The Joker At Ballalyn (21 Offspring)

Half siblings

Number of half siblings: 14

Number of litters with half siblings: 3

Litter number 1:

Born 2 March 2001

Sire: Santir Padjo Dam: Ballalyn's Lean On Me

Santir Davandian

Santir Ellie

Santir Mac Padjo (12 Offspring)

Santir Murphy's Law

Santir Paidric

Santir Sasha

Litter number 2:

Born 22 June 2001

Sire: Santir Clancy Dam: Ainsea Dusty Gem

Ainsea Bushman (10 Offspring)

Ainsea Jatana (14 Offspring) Lifespan: 8 years, 0 months

Ainsea Maraela (11 Offspring)

Ainsea Ranger

Ainsea Sabi At Imptech (7 Offspring)

Ainsea Satara of Inniskerry

Ainsea Savanna

Ainsea Ylva Out The Eirinn

Number of offspring: 27

Total number of unique descendants: 1,870

(Total born worldwide after Santir Zara: 55,255)

Litter number 1. Partner: Caredig Kava Of Sade

Litter born: 17 April 2003

Santir Boza (17 Offspring)

Santir Bran The Man Of Torteval Lifespan: 5 years, 2 months (Osteosarcoma)

Santir Koaster

Santir Montrose

Santir Shamus Finagan

Santir Vincent (12 Offspring) Lifespan: 4 years, 1 months (Osteosarcoma)

Santir Aphrodite (16 Offspring)

Santir Athene

Santir Fey

Santir Irskin

Santir Moreen

Santir Thistle Of Scotland At Bribiba (15 Offspring) Red Brindle

Litter number 2. Partner: Bribiba Harry Potter

Litter born: 15 May 2004

Santir Barnabas Bar Potter

Santir Barney

Santir Noah

Santir Pride Of Scotland At Bribiba (39 Offspring) Lifespan: 9 years, 0 months Brindle

Santir Ralph

Santir Wizard

Santir Wrolf Brian

Santir Spirit Of Scotland At Bribiba (23 Offspring) Lifespan: 10 years, 3 months Wheaten

Litter number 3. Partner: Bribiba Harry Potter

Litter born: 28 September 2005

Santir Connor's Prince

Santir Hector

Santir Rufus

Santir Seamus

Santir Mathilda

Santir Scotia's Princess At Arrachogaidh Lifespan: 7 years, 8 months

Santir Shannon (13 Offspring)

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Total number of possible ancestors (4 gens): 30

Actual number of ancestors: 28 (13M/15F)

Ancestorloss: 2

Percentage lost: 6.67%

Ancestor loss coefficient (AVK): 93.33%

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, 7 months.Based on lifespan-info of 4 entries in pedigree out of a possible 30 (13.33 %).

Recorded breed average in iwdb.org is 7 years, 4 months.Based on lifespan-info of 5389 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 3 recorded veterans in this pedigree. 1 died before veteran-age.

We are missing info on 26 dogs

75.00% of dogs with known lifespan were veterans

Ancestor lists

Sire and Damline

Sires and dams


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