ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

The greatest Mastiff In the World

Updated on December 29, 2012

Meet Can Int CH, West Coast Skipper CD, DD, DDX TT, CGC, CGN, MCOA,DD. !

My Old English Mastiff The greatest old english mastiff of all times

Can Int CH West Coast Skipper CD DD, DDX TT, CGC, CGN MCOA,DD. This is so hard to announce the passing of a Great Great Mastiff. This morning my10 year old Skippy boy passed away. My sweet smart, fun boy.

.Skippy not only was a good looking fellow, multiple group placings and wins. Best puppy in show. #5 top mastiff in Canada in his youth. He also was the first dog in Canada to get his Draft dog and the first to get a Draft dog Excellent , When Skippy did something for me he gave it his best he got his CD with 2 high in trials . He just did every thing to his best and with a goofy adoring smile on his face... Like he was saying Look mom see what a good boy I am. Skippy all so got his first leg in his weight pull championship. And was trained in tracking but I never competed in tracking, Skippy was so smart I know I could teach him anything.

This morning I let Skippy out with some of the girls. I heard barking and looked out and seen Skippy dancing for one of the girls, I remember thinking wow! What gorgeous dog. I called him into the house and he came running and ran up the stairs. He came in ad lay down beside me while I was on the computer; 10 minutes later I heard a gurgle and looked down. He was dead. I started heart compressions to no avail and as I was doing it a day from 10 years in the past came to my mind. The day Skippy was born he was still born a lifeless puppy. For a whole 20 minutes I gave him mouth to mouth , did puppy bends and tapped on his tiny chest. My husband told me to stop he said after 20 minutes surely the pup would have brain damage. But every once in awhile the dead puppy would shutter, twitch and gasp. And then he started breathing. As I has pushing on my old boys chest I kept thinking, lets do it again Skippy, come back to me again Skip. But it did not happen.

Skippy left the world the same way he came in.

Love you Skip!!

My Skippy
My Skippy

I am Sharon Medforth

Island West Mastiffs

We have bred many wonderful mastiffs here at Island West But Skippy was heart . He will on for ever . I breed mastiffs in hopes to produce great mastiffs like Skippy so maybe I can fill some ones heart with great joy and pride I felf by being owned by the greatest dog of all times .

mastiff
mastiff

Where Skippy came from

Skippy was bred and born here , by me . He was from my first litter of Champion bred puppies .

photo by jerry sculman
photo by jerry sculman

How Skippy got his name

how Skippy got his name

Edit this to say how you came up with the name Can Int CH, West Coast Skipper CD, DD, DDX TT, CGC, CGN, MCOA,DD. .

Skippy was just a happy little puppy , We named him the West coast skipper . but because he was so happy and willing to please Skippy just suited him

Can Int CH, West Coast Skipper CD, DD, DDX TT, CGC, CGN, MCOA,DD. ?

Skippie's favorite things

Skippy loved going to dog shows . He was so keen to go he would run and jump into the bath tub if he seen me packing for a dog show . Skippy loved his jolly ball and loved tug toys . But most of all Skippy loved being with me .

A few of Can Int CH, West Coast Skipper CD, DD, DDX TT, CGC, CGN, MCOA,DD. 's favorite things

In Memory of Skippy

I will always remember you my sweet skippy.

I love you still

Photos of Can Int CH, West Coast Skipper CD, DD, DDX TT, CGC, CGN, MCOA,DD. - Edit this to add photos of your pet

Click thumbnail to view full-size
Skippy and our dog EricSkippy on right and Nala on leftSkippy pulling sledSkippy was so gentle that even a small child could walk him.
Skippy and our dog Eric
Skippy and our dog Eric
Skippy on right and Nala on left
Skippy on right and Nala on left
Skippy pulling sled
Skippy pulling sled
Skippy was so gentle that even a small child could walk him.
Skippy was so gentle that even a small child could walk him.

Skippies favorite toys

Skippy loved to play tug with me

A great book about mastiffs

A good mastiff book to read

Edit this: What else do you want to say?

Write away! You can also look at the top of this page for the [Add Modules] button and add lots of other blocks of content, like Polls and Flickr photos and YouTube videos and more.

mastiff signs

Mastiff signs

Guestbook

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    No comments yet.

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)