|It all started in 1968 with
Tasi, the first smooth saluki in Scandinavia.
I bought her from Don Wieden who breeds
under the Sedeki kennel name, in England.
The first Barakisch litter was born 1971. All
Since that day my goal has been to
breed both smooth and feathered salukis,
as they are equally important in
the saluki heritage.
Our kennel name Barakisch, is
the name of a legend in Arabia of a fairy bird
who can change its colour at will.
This suited us as we like the vast
variation in colour in the breed, and love
breeding all these different shades
of the saluki coat.
All our breeding goes back to
Tasii. She was a very special lady.
Tessa as we called her, had an
extremly interesting pedigree
with old english bloodlines and
Among those were Kumasi Rihan and Diba.
From that first litter mentioned above,
we kept one male puppy.
The chocolate and cream S & N UCH
Barakisch Abrishom Taqlid.
He was mated to a feathered bitch from the
El Kelus kennel.
There were two bitch puppies in a litter
of eight. One of these two,
Sawra al Sabha went to the El Hamrah
kennel in Finland
and the other girl came to us, Sawaydah.
In 1996 we bought another saluki bitch
from the Sedekis,
Sedeki Id !
She also has a very interesting
Her grandmother comes from Saudi Arabia.
have a litter out of her born Agust 18:th 2001.
That makes it 30 years since the first
Barakisch litter with a Sedeki dam.