darbywood Airedales

Airedale Terriers in Middleton, WI Jean Surfus

Latest news and happenings....


Darbywood and Rylee welcomed her litter of 3 on Saturday, April 22nd. There are 2 females and 1 male.

Mom and babies are doing Great!


Dam: Darbywood’s Eyes On You (Rylee)
Sire: GCH. Darbywood’s Baraboo of Singing Hills (Bear)
4 weeks old now, we are in our toddler room & get to go outside. We are also eating puppy chow gruel. Life is GOOD!!
May 11, 2023 Three weeks old now. Eyes are open & we are walking!!!

One Week Old Already! My Grandsons meet the Baby Puppies! So precious!    First nail clipping & now crawling around very well!


June 2019

Sammie Finishes at Grayslake Terrier Specialty!  Now CH. Darbywood’s Keep Your Eyes On Me. 

Thanks to Leonardo Garcini for his expert conditioning and handling of Sammie.

August  2018

Darbywood is proud to announce Sammie’s (Darbywood’s Keep Your Eyes On Me) Group 4 placement Aug. 11, 2018!

June 2018

We are pleased to announce a 5 point Major win for Sammie, Darbywood’s Keep Your Eyes On Me, during the Great Lakes Terrier cluster, her first weekend shown.
Breeder Judge: Mareth Kipp  Handled and conditioned by Leonardo Garcini.
July 2016

GCH. Darbywood’s Baraboo of Singing Hill

Best of Breed - North Texas Terrier Club   July7, 2016
Judge:  Sally George


“Bear” is owned by Jean Surfus, Phil & Louis Weinberger, Caron & Bruce Jones, Dotty Boeving

 He is now expertly conditioned and handled by Leonardo Garcini/Jody Paquet

December 13, 2015

GCH. Darbywood's Baraboo of Singing Hills takes Select Dog at the
2015 Eukanuba AKC National Championship show in Orlando, Fl.
Breeder/Judge Mareth Kipp

October 4, 2015

Darbywood is so proud to announce Ch. Darbywood's Baraboo of Singing Hills was Best of Opposite Sex at the Airedale Terrier Club of America’s National Specialty at Montgomery County All Terrier show on October 4, 2015 under Breeder/Judge Anne Barlow.  Bear is a young dog just beginning his Specials career.  Watch for him at Eukanuba in December.  Bear is owned by Caron & Bruce Jones & Dorothy Boeving.  Santiago Pinto expertly handles and conditions Bear.

September 28, 2015

Ch. Darbywood's Apple Of My Eye (Siri) 
Darbywood’s next champion just finished her championship late September at the Monroe Kennel Club during the Michigan Terrier Specialty weekend.  Siri is a full litter sister to Bear.  Siri was conditioned and handled by Leonardo & Jody Garcini.

August 2015

Darbywood's Baraboo of Singing Hills finished his championship with 4 Majors named Winners Dog and Best of Winners at Candied 2015.  He was awarded a Group 2 Placement at his 2nd show!

 “Bear” is  owned by Bruce and Caron Jones and Dorothy Boeving.  Watch for Bear at Montgomery County, expertly shown and conditioned by Santiago Pinto.

January 2014

The Most Recent Darbywood Champion!

 Ch. Darbywood’s Eyes On Middleton  ----  “Pippa”  finishes with 3 majors on the Florida circuit.

 Pippa was expertly conditioned and handled by Leonardo Garcini & Jody Paquette.


May 16, 2013

 World Dog Show Budapest/Hungary

“GCH. Darbywood´s Master of the Game” won World Winner 2013 and Best of Opposite Sex under respected Judge Mrs. Malgorzata Supronowicz from Poland.

There are 90 Airedale Terrier entered from around the World,  amongst others from Austria, Belarus, Czech Republic, Croatia, Finland, Germany, Holland, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Poland, USA, Ukraine, Russia, Slovakia and Slovenia.  


Pictures coming soon

April 28th, 2013

 All Terrier Breed Show Luxemburg

 Darbywood´s Master of the Game”  won Best of Breed and Best High Leg Terrier

under Terrier Specialist Mrs. Joke Bode van de Meeberg from the Netherlands.

Airedale´s from Belgium, France, Germany, Holland and Luxemburg were entered.



GCh. Darbywood’s Master of the Game now 2012 Amsterdam Winner,
Top Airedale Terrier and Top Terrier 2012 in Holland!


Tiger is handled by Thomas Steinbach and co-owned
with Martin Bouma of the Netherlands.







July 2012

 Dayne is now #2 Airedale!

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June 16, 2012

Dayne wins Best of Breed at the Illinois Airedale Terrier Club  Specialty at Grayslake June 16, 2012

June 9 & 10, 2012

 Tiger, GCH Darbywood's Master of the Game, Reserve Best in Show
at the International KC de Baronie in the Netherlands



International All Breed Show Tilburg/Holland



Best of Breed under Judge Mr. Jochen Eberhardt/Germany,

Group First under Judge Mrs. Hassi Assenmacher-Feyel/Germany

and Reserve BEST IN SHOW under Judge Mr. Rony Doedijns/Holland.


March 17 & 18, 2012


International All Breed Show Leiden/Holland

GCH Darbywood´s Master of the Game  "Tiger"

Best of Breed under Judge Dr. Gerda v. Ruiten Hajnová / Holland.
Group First under Terrier Specialist Mr. Robert Kanas / Slovakia
and BEST IN SHOW under Judge Mrs. Marianne Holmli / Norway.

What a great Weekend for a great dog, many THANK´S to the Judges and the KC Rijnland. “Tiger” is now showed four times in Europe, only at All Breed Shows, and he get 4 x Best of Breed, 2 x Group First, 1 x Group Second and 2 x Best In Show!

Tiger is being campaigned by Martin Bouma; expertly handled by Thomas Steinbach.


February 14, 2012

GCH Darbywood's Unstoppable "Dayne"

Wins  Best of Breed at Westminster Kennel Club Show,
Madison Square Gardens under  Breeder Judge Ms. Virginia Latham Smith.

( Group Ring )


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January 2012

GCH Darbywood’s Master of the Game, Tiger, went Best In Show at his first show in the Netherlands!!

It was the Waalwijk/Holland All Breed Kennel Club Show. The Group Judge was Mr. V.O’Brien from Ireland and the Best In Show Judge was Mr. P.F. Berchtold from Austria.

Tiger is being campaigned by Martin Bouma, Of Malton Airedales, and Thomas Steinbach; handled by Thomas.

We are extremely proud of Tiger’s start in Europe.



Best In Group


Best In Show

December 2011

GCH. Darbywood’s Unstoppable won Best of Opposite Sex at the Eukanuba National Championship in Orlando, December 17th and 18th under Judge Marci Zingler.


November 2011

Int/Am Ch Darbywood’s Brand New Day (Cooper) is now retired back home at DarbywooD. He was shown for the past 2 years by Martin Bouma, Of Malton Kennels, in the Netherlands. We Thank Martin and Thomas Steinbach for taking great care of Cooper and for the fine conditioning and presentation they did of Cooper at all the European shows. Cooper is definitely enjoying his retirement with all the Darbywood ladies.

GCH. Darbywood’s Master of the Game (Tiger) will be heading out to the Netherlands to be campaigned by Martin Bouma. We will be posting updates on Tiger’s accomplishments as they happen.


Announcing another new Grand Champion:
GCh Darbywood's Unstoppable "Dayne"



Ch. Darbywood’s Unstoppable went Best of Breed on Thursday, Oct 6th at the Hatboro Kennel Club and Best of Opposite Sex on Friday, Oct. 7th at Hatboro KC! These shows are in conjunction with the Montgomery Kennel Club weekend and the ATCA National Specialty. “Dayne” is expertly handled and conditioned by Leonardo Garcini and Jody Paquette. Darbywood is extremely proud of Dayne’s wins.


"Cooper", Int/Am Ch. Darbywood's Brand New  Day has returned home after 2 years of being campaigned in Europe by Martin Bouma, Of Malton Airedales.  He will be retired now at Darbywood.  We would like to thank Martin and Marga Bouma and Thomas Steinbach for taking such excellent care of Cooper and expertly conditioning and presenting him in all the European shows.


Int/Am Ch. Darbywood’s Brand New Day was Reserve Winner’s at the World Dog Show in Paris, France on July 7, 2011! Congratulations Cooper and Martin 

New Darbywood Champion!!

Ch. Darbywood’s Unstoppable finishes by going Winner’s Dog, Best of Winners and Best of Opposite Sex for a 5 pt major at the Great Western Terrier Association Show on June 25th in Long Beach, CA. “Dayne” also was Winner’s Dog and Best of Winners at the Southern California Airedale Association Specialty for a 3 pt major on June 26th. Dayne was expertly handled by Wood Wornall/Jenny Wornall/ Andrew Peel.






Int./Am. Ch. Darbywood’s Brand New Day "Cooper" now has been awarded his International Champion title.

He is being campaigned in Europe by Martin Bouma of “Of Malton” Airedales and Thomas Steinbach.


March 25, 2011
December 2010

Halle finishes her championship!  Now CH. Darbywood’s Eye of the Storm.


November - December 2010

Tiger, earned his Grand Champion title.  GCH Darbywood's Master of the Game.

October 2010

Ch. Darbywood’s Master of the Game  (Tiger) won an Award of Merits (AOM)  at Hatboro  under judge Patricia Alsina and Montgomery County under April Clyde at Montgomery County Kennel Club under judge April Clyde.  He also was Select Dog 3 of the 4 days of MCKC weekend.


PennHip 100th Percentile (.33, .33) 
OFA Excellent


Watch for Tiger in the Specials ring with Adam Bernardin.


Announcing New Champion -
Ch. Darbywood’s Master of the Game "Tiger"    

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June 26 and 27, 2010

Announcing our newest Darbywood Champion.  Darbywood’s Master of the Game finished his championship by going Winner’s Dog and Best of Winners at the Southern California Airedale Association show and the Great Western Terrier show in Long Beach this past weekend.  Expertly conditioned and handled by Wood Wornal, Jenny Wornall and Andrew Peel.

Judge at SCAA - Kathleen Ferris

GWTA Judge -  Col. Purkhiser

 Pictures to follow.

June 12 and 13, 2010



Best In Specialty Show at the Airedale Terrier Club show - Netherland
Judge: Mrs. Jansen-Kalshoven from Holland


June  5 and 6, 2010




International All Breed Show Hulten / Holland

Best of Breed       Judge: Mr. Deutscher from Austria
Group First         Judge: Mr. Eberhardt from Germany  




April 20, 2010

Cooper is now a Luxemburg and Dutch Champion!

March  20 - 21, 2010



Leiden Holland
Cooper was BOB and Group 2


March 7, 2010

News Flash!!  Cooper wins Reserve Best In Show - Groningen in the Netherlands.
Group Judge; Britta Roos-Borjeson from Sweden.

March 2, 2010

"Cooper", CH.  Darbywood's Brand New Day,  will be shown at Crufts next week .
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 Cooper was 2nd in a large "Open" class where champions are also shown. 
This was a very big placement for him.   So we were very pleased.

                                                                            Jean with Martin Bouma and his son Robbert

July news....

DarbywooD is very proud to annouce.. Ch. Darbywood’s Brand New Day,  Cooper, is now in the Netherlands to begin his European show career at Of Malton Kennel with Martin Bouma.  Cooper will be handled by Thomas Steinbach.  Watch this site for announcements on Cooper’s adventure! 



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