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Sire: Titan's Lobo Ryan Paradis (Age at birth: 2 years, 10 months.)

Dam: Legend's Abigail (Age at birth: 1 years, 6 months.)

Date of Birth: 7 October 1996

Bred by: M.L. & J.B. Pace III

La's Sophi's Choice

(F) 7 October 1996, HM67919704, Wheaten

US Ch Titan's Lobo Ryan Paradis

9 December 1993

Breeder: R.J. Dinger & M. Ryan

US CH Trampas Titan

22 April 1990
HD867509 Wheaten

9 years, 4 months.

Cause of death: Heat Stroke

Breeder: L. H. Ellis

US CH Windfern's Regan Of Dundrum II

2 February 1987
Whtn Brdl

Breeder: R.A. Kirtley

US CH Sedeki Dagda

16 December 1982
Whtn Brdl

US CA CH Sedeki Arklow The Grey

9 May 1979 Gr Brdl

Sedeki Bridgit

19 May 1981 Gr Brdl

US CH Dundrum's Faren Fionna

25 June 1983

Breeder: R.A. Kirtley

US CH Singing Swords Winston Fionn

19 April 1976 Fn

Breeder: S. Engel-Elliott

Dundrum's Ciar Aine

7 February 1980 Gr & Whtn

Breeder: R.A. Kirtley

US CH Ballykelly Trampas Tu

12 September 1988
Gray & Brindle

Breeder: S. Seale

Ballykelly Chief

31 October 1985

Breeder: S. Seale

Chieftain Of Nutstown

25 November 1983 Black

9 years, 1 months.

Breeder: J. & K. Kelly

Ballykelly Kelly

6 December 1980

Breeder: S Seale & J Hughes

Ballykelly Beauty

1 March 1987

Breeder: S. Seale

Chieftain Of Nutstown

25 November 1983 Black

9 years, 1 months.

Breeder: J. & K. Kelly

Ballykelly Kelly

6 December 1980

Breeder: S Seale & J Hughes

Kenion's Rose Haley Ryan

6 March 1987
Gr Brdl

Breeder: Harnish

Pat O'Tool Of Kenion

26 June 1984
Gr Brdl

Trampas Colin

7 February 1982
Gr Brdl

Breeder: L. H. Ellis

Trampas Gellgy

13 January 1976 Gr Brdl

Breeder: Bumm

Lady Shelaleigh Ellis

29 January 1980 Gr Brdl

Breeder: Botchlet

Molly Mae

12 December 1980
Gr & Whtn

Timberline Bufford

23 September 1978 Gr Brdl

Kathy's Claundyke

12 June 1976 Gr Brdl

Breeder: A. Fitzmaurice

Katie Womsley

7 June 1983
Gr & Whtn

Breeder: C.& M. Hughes

US CH Merrimac Ocr's Paddy Too

18 April 1979

Breeder: I. Burczycki & McIntosh

US CH Imperial Ambassador

27 June 1974 Gray & Brindle

Breeder: A. Garret

Imperial Merrimac Meggin

20 November 1975 Whtn

Breeder: I. Burczycki

Allostock's Brightly Britly

13 December 1980

US CH Singing Swords MosesCDX

22 October 1978 Brindle

Breeder: S. Engel-Elliott

Grianan's Cluny Of Allostock

6 December 1977 Rd Brdl

Legend's Abigail

3 April 1995

Breeder: J.A. Marr

US CH Legend's Kodiak Of Swords

13 June 1993
Gr Brdl

US CH Singing Swords The Actor

1 August 1990

Breeder: S. Engel-Elliott

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

Dunleary Eileen Oge

17 June 1977

9 years

Breeder: M. O'Leary

US CH Singing Sword Johnie Punkin'

15 April 1985

US CH Singing Swords Goliath

21 September 1982 Brdl

Breeder: S. Engel-Elliott

Singing Swords Vanicka

29 November 1980 FAWN

Health checks:

US CH Sedeki Whysper O'Dundrum

8 April 1989
Gr Brdl

Breeder: R.A. Kirtley

US CH Sedeki Dagda

16 December 1982
Whtn Brdl

US CA CH Sedeki Arklow The Grey

9 May 1979 Gr Brdl

Sedeki Bridgit

19 May 1981 Gr Brdl

Sedeki Fior Usga At Dundrum

19 March 1986
Rd Brdl

Dundrum's Kevin Mac Dugan

25 March 1982 Rd Brdl

Breeder: C. Flanagan

Patchwood Sedeki Queen Maeve

25 October 1980 Blk Brdl

US Ch Marshgrove Marigold

11 July 1992

Breeder: E. Connolly

GB IE CH  Capitan Of Shantamon

10 May 1991
Black Brindle

10 years

Breeder: G. & P. Clarke

IE CH Cillian Ruane

18 August 1988
red brindle

4 years, 6 months.

Breeder: T. Carlisle

Chapelleigh Duke Of Nutstown

1 December 1985 Red Brindle

9 years, 6 months.

Breeder: D. & D. Bushby

Nutstown Uisce

31 January 1986 grey brindle

Breeder: J. & K. Kelly

Coolbreagh Gweevagh

18 October 1987

9 years, 1 months.

Breeder: W. Clarke

Coolbreagh Maloney

4 October 1985

Breeder: W. Clarke

Ballykelly Siofra

15 May 1979

9 years, 6 months.

Breeder: S. Seale

Marshgrove Maryland

20 June 1988

Chapelleigh Duke Of Nutstown

1 December 1985
Red Brindle

9 years, 6 months.

Breeder: D. & D. Bushby

Clonara Nizam

12 March 1983 Brindle

Breeder: S. W. & M. H. Wilkins

Nutstown Grainne

1 October 1980 Brindle

Breeder: J. & K. Kelly

Ronnoc Bracken

25 December 1980

Breeder: G. Connor

Tolkavalley Dun Angus

9 November 1978

Breeder: I. Walton

Ronnoc Aishin

3 February 1976

Breeder: G. Connor

Full siblings

Number of full siblings: 6

Banrion Fionn An Gheimhreadh (9 Offspring)

Irish Lace

La's Grand Olivia (10 Offspring)

La's Sophi's Pride

Titan's Irish Rose Sasha (9 Offspring)

Titan's Irish Rose Sonya

Half siblings

Number of half siblings: 25

Number of litters with half siblings: 4

Litter number 1:

Born 17 October 1995

Sire: Titan's Lobo Ryan Paradis Dam: Marla's Irish Rose

Amanda De Espinoza

Cody's Liam Milchu

Philadelphia Rose (4 Offspring)

Tara Nicole Baker

Wolfhound Amadeus Mozart

Litter number 2:

Born 24 February 1996

Sire: Titan's Lobo Ryan Paradis Dam: Legend's First Lady

Abby's Hot Rod Lincoln

Diaz De Pluto

Giddings Murphy


Irish Rose Strongs Darby

Irish Rose's Lady Legend (5 Offspring)

Killian Wolfe De La Quesada

Lady Molly Of Legend

Legend's Lady Annabelle Rose

Lord Clark Of Legend (8 Offspring)

Wolfs First Lady (8 Offspring)

Litter number 3:

Born 9 September 1996

Sire: Titan's Lobo Ryan Paradis Dam: Marla's Irish Rose

Irish Rose Amber (5 Offspring)

Irish Rose Lola

Irish Rose Siete Luck (36 Offspring)

Irish Rose Sugar Cube

Titan's Irish Hanna Bre

Litter number 4:

Born 10 November 1996

Sire: Titan's Lobo Ryan Paradis Dam: Bailey Brianna Rose

Ali Thunder Bird

Bailey Minnie Pearl

Baileys Gracus Gold

Lucy's Irish Shenanigans

Number of offspring: 17

Total number of unique descendants: 1,667

(Total born worldwide after La's Sophi's Choice: 70,829)

Litter number 1. Partner: Singing Swords Levi Roth Fail

Litter born: 1 August 1999

Duffy Of Great Pocket Wheaten

Singing Swords Inishfre Sean (6 Offspring) Wheaten

Singing Swords Beautiful Tara Wheaten

Singing Swords Georgina (21 Offspring) Whtn

Singing Swords Magic Show Wheaten

Singing Swords Sarah Wheaten

Litter number 2. Partner: Singing Swords Levi Roth Fail

Litter born: 23 June 2000

Harley Rufus T. Firefly WHEATEN

Ladyn's Colin Of Bigfork Wheaten

Oskar Wheaten

Singing Swords Ceili Piper WHEATEN

Whinnie Wheaten

Litter number 3. Partner: Singing Swords Levi Roth Fail

Litter born: 1 February 2002

Seamus Of Singing Swords II Wheaten

Singing Swords Going Yard Wheaten

Singing Swords Shannon O'Shay Wheaten

Singing Swords Wynne Keely (20 Offspring) Wheaten

Litter number 4. Partner: Lazarus Of Singing Swords

Litter born: 3 January 2003

Mr Mcduff Of Singing Swords Wheaten

Mr. O'Malleys Irish Princess (4 Offspring) Wheaten

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Total number of possible ancestors (5 gens): 62

Actual number of ancestors: 56 (27M/29F)

Ancestorloss: 6

Percentage lost: 9.68%

Ancestor loss coefficient (AVK): 90.32%

Coefficient of Inbreeding: 0.59% (5 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 5 generations is 3.36%.

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: 8 years, 11 months.Based on lifespan-info of 11 entries in pedigree out of a possible 62 (17.74 %).

Recorded breed average in iwdb.org is 7 years, 5 months.Based on lifespan-info of 6222 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 10 recorded veterans in this pedigree. 1 died before veteran-age.

We are missing info on 51 dogs

90.91% of dogs with known lifespan were veterans

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Common ancestors

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Sires and dams


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