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Sire: Cloverland Melvin McKittrick (Age at birth: 4 years, 10 months.)

Dam: Danleas Colleen O'Sullivan (Age at birth: 4 years, 5 months.)

Date of Birth: 13 May 2000

Bred by: L. O'Sullivan

KK Akers Amber Kathleen

(F) 13 May 2000, HM89467802, Wheaten & Brindle

Cloverland Melvin McKittrick

1 August 1995

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

Nutstown King

22 February 1976

10 years, 2 months.

Breeder: J. & K. Kelly

Carrokeel Laois

3 April 1974

Breeder: E. C. Murphy

Dunleary Eileen Oge

17 June 1977

9 years

Breeder: M. O'Leary

Luath Of St. Doulaghs

16 May 1972

Ballykelly Dubhain

14 May 1970

Breeder: S. Seale

US CH Singing Sword Johnie Punkin'

15 April 1985

US CH Singing Swords Goliath

21 September 1982

Breeder: S. Engel-Elliott

US CH Singing Swords Gershom

17 November 1980 Brdl

US CH Singing Swords Tovah

21 January 1980 Wheaten

Breeder: S. Engel-Elliott

Singing Swords Vanicka

29 November 1980

Health checks:

US CH Singing Swords Mr Bowen

18 December 1977 Fn

Breeder: Bernat

US CH Petasmeade Amy

24 August 1976 Red & Brindle

Breeder: R. M. Innes

Singing Swords Susan Butcher

19 November 1990
Red wheaten

US CH Riverbrook Ruddles

21 April 1989

Breeder: G. McKenna

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

Nutstown Biddy

4 June 1985

Breeder: J. & K. Kelly

CH The Earl Of Nutstown

3 April 1981

Breeder: J. & K. Kelly

Kracken Contessa

1 July 1980 Grey

Breeder: I. Parker

Singing Swords Tovah's Megan

1 February 1986

Breeder: S. Engel-Elliott

Singing Swords Sir Quillan

21 April 1980

Breeder: Baker

US CH Sir Jiggs Of Amblefleet

20 August 1972 Gray & Brindle

Breeder: Owens

Singing Swords Kiltyshandra

6 January 1976 Rd Brdl

Breeder: S. Engel-Elliott

US CH Singing Swords Tovah

21 January 1980

Breeder: S. Engel-Elliott

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: M. & S. Dean

Danleas Colleen O'Sullivan

26 December 1995
Wheaten & Brindle

Samr's Buddy Boy

3 April 1990
Whtn Brdl

Breeder: J. Farris

Stoners KC

8 April 1986
Grey brindle

Oh Babe Bender

16 September 1980

Night Wing

29 March 1979 Gr Brdl

My Sharona

25 July 1979 Gr Brdl

Triple L's Fleetwind Hannah

7 May 1982
Gr Brdl

Breeder: K. Acklie

Wakonda's Black Bullet

1 July 1979 Brdl

Breeder: Hutchison

Wakonda Nellie Maccool

3 January 1979 Gr Brdl

Breeder: K. Acklie

Miss Piddypat Paws O'Hara

2 April 1985
Grey brindle

Breeder: D. & K. Good

Aexion De Og

9 April 1983
Gr & Wh

McHaffie's Grand Caesar

4 June 1979 Whtn & Gr

Sunny Lady Of Valley View

10 March 1981 Brdl

Faleet Ta Lon

31 July 1983
Gr Brdl

Breeder: D. & K. Good

Brubaker's Paddy Murphy

6 March 1979 Gr Brdl

Breeder: Burks

Oonagh Mccool Of Perrylake

28 January 1979 Brdl

Danlea's Shannon O'Sullivan

16 February 1994

Breeder: Austin


19 June 1992
Wheaten brindle

Singing Swords Jak Ironhorse

26 January 1990

Breeder: S. Engel-Elliott

Ballykelly Loughrea

14 April 1985 Wheaten

Breeder: S. Seale

US CH Windfern Woopi Singing Sword

17 October 1985 Whtn

Breeder: Z. Bradstreet

Ironhorse Jessica

20 January 1989
Gr Brdl

US CH Trevor Rockers Of The Laurels

2 March 1984 Gray & Brindle

Health checks:

Faleet Ta Lon

31 July 1983 Gr Brdl

Breeder: D. & K. Good

McKenzies Cagney O Cluricaun

18 April 1992
Wheaten brindle

Cluricaun Tracys Magnus

19 November 1988
Rd Brdl

Breeder: A.G. Fisher

US CH Fitzarran Jubal

25 November 1986 Red brindle

Breeder: W. & B. Deemer

US CH Sidhe Rua Ailne Of Cluricaun

18 February 1986 Rd Brdl

Breeder: R. Kaluza

Celties Mckenzie

2 May 1989

Breeder: Fernandez

Logans Irish Dawn

20 December 1985 Gray & Wheaten

Breeder: K. Wieczorek

Celtie Of Dragonmoor

17 March 1987 Whtn

Breeder: Douglas & Baum

Half siblings

Number of half siblings: 39

Number of litters with half siblings: 10

Litter number 1:

Born 25 June 1997

Sire: Cloverland Melvin McKittrick Dam: Dundrum Starlite's Queen

Hoosier's Rufus Rudy

Kinnvarra's Mac Dubhlain

Starlite's Tasha

Litter number 2:

Born 28 February 1998

Sire: Cloverland Melvin McKittrick Dam: Danleas Colleen O'Sullivan

Brindle Grendel Dempsey

Calhoun's Shamus O'Finnegan

Callahan's Griffen Be Good

Duke Van Deventer

Major Delimma

Sir Duncan McCloud

Litter number 3:

Born 31 March 1998

Sire: Cloverland Melvin McKittrick Dam: Harvest O Faith Ivory

Alaric Macheath

Ark's Special Molybdenum (6 Offspring)

Eye Of Newt

Luke-Duke Of Streamwood

Mickey Of Irish Hill

Sir Sligo

Stormy MNT. Mystic Morrigan

Litter number 4:

Born 12 October 1998

Sire: Cloverland Melvin McKittrick Dam: Danleas Colleen O'Sullivan

Abra Bridgit Claddagh

Danlea's Maureen

Danlea's O'Grady Miller

Reba O'Sullivan McKittrick

Rowan Eilah Spradlin

Litter number 5:

Born 9 May 1999

Sire: Cloverland Melvin McKittrick Dam: Danlea's Maggie O'Sullivan

Grady II

McNelis' Casey Rose

Siobhan Iv (2 Offspring)

Litter number 6:

Born 11 October 1999

Sire: Cloverland Melvin McKittrick Dam: Danleas Colleen O'Sullivan

Celtic Braveheart Thor (10 Offspring)

Joan D'Arc D'Haven

KK Akers Rosie Aucella

Shamrock O'Sullivan

Litter number 7:

Born 21 January 2000

Sire: Cloverland Melvin McKittrick Dam: Danleas Shygirl Oshea

Regan Finvarra Grady

Scarlet Bernice Kulruha

Sceolan D'Woofund

Shea's Anna McCally

Tess Sheny Of Rihone

Zena Anastasia Price

Litter number 8:

Born 24 March 2000

Sire: Cloverland Melvin McKittrick Dam: Danlea's Kady O'Sullivan

Genavieve of Canfield Downs (14 Offspring)


Litter number 9:

Born 3 June 2001

Sire: Cloverland Melvin McKittrick Dam: Danleas Colleen O'Sullivan

Danlea's Mackenzie O'Sullivan (6 Offspring)

Litter number 10:

Born 6 December 2001

Sire: Wolfhill's Shamus Of Danlea Dam: Danleas Colleen O'Sullivan

Joda's Katie O'Sullivan Irish (10 Offspring)

Mr. O'Malley's Lucky Charm (8 Offspring)

Number of offspring: 21

Total number of unique descendants: 877

(Total born worldwide after KK Akers Amber Kathleen: 57,997)

Litter number 1. Partner: Kk Akers Brody The Bruiser

Litter born: 4 November 2002

Wolfes Boxing Drago Gray

Candy Of Forestview (4 Offspring) Wheaten

Murphia Michaelann Hennessy Wheaten

Litter number 2. Partner: Kk Akers Brody The Bruiser

Litter born: 2 June 2003

Clancy Of Silver Spurs Wheaten & Brindle

Dennis Double Diablo Wheaten

O'Keefe O' Graham's Savoca Red & Brindle

Riley's Pot Of Gold Wheaten & Brindle

Swartz's Irish Dame Wheaten

Litter number 3. Partner: Kk Akers Brody The Bruiser

Litter born: 25 July 2004

Brody's Amber Guinness Wheaten & Brindle

Leprokahn Brindle

Lainee's Charmer My Sharona Wheaten & Brindle

Woodrum's Darcy Of Lillydale Wheaten

Litter number 4. Partner: Kk Akers Brody The Bruiser

Litter born: 11 February 2005

Brody's Amber Mulligan Brindle

Dugan Mccoy (60 Offspring) Red Wheaten

Murphy O'Drool Wheaten

KK Akers Lady Chatter-Lea Brindle

Marhya Of Heffner Manor Gray & Brindle

Litter number 5. Partner: Kk Akers Brody The Bruiser

Litter born: 6 April 2006

Renes Brody The Bruiser Wheaten

The Bucki Of Mt. Wolfhounds Brindle

Airbrean Muirine Roisin Red Wheaten

KK Akers Lovely Lady Sheena (8 Offspring) Wheaten

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Total number of possible ancestors (5 gens): 62

Actual number of ancestors: 59 (30M/29F)

Ancestorloss: 3

Percentage lost: 4.84%

Ancestor loss coefficient (AVK): 95.16%

Coefficient of Inbreeding: 0.39% (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: 9 years, 4 months.Based on lifespan-info of 4 entries in pedigree out of a possible 62 (6.45 %).

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 4 recorded veterans in this pedigree. 0 died before veteran-age.

We are missing info on 58 dogs

100.00% of dogs with known lifespan were veterans

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Common ancestors

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Sires and dams


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