Eick Imperial - Ch. Bundes Sieger'69/70/71, Ch. Swiss Sieger '69/70, Luxenburg Sieger '69/70; Swiss, German, International Champion)
(Brillant von Ballerhaus x Astrid v.d. Aschenburg)
Eick Imperial is probably one of the greatest Great Danes bred in Germany; his background is an impressive blend of the very finest lines that Germany ever produced (both fawn and harlequin).
Eick Imperial was the product of two linebred/inbred dogs.
Sire of Eick Imperial:
CH Brilliant von Ballerhaus
Ch. Brilliant von Ballerhaus is the product of first cousins.
Brilliant's father was Dennis V Fohrenbrook - whose father was Brillant Vd Stadt Hamburg (harl). Brilliant's mother was Anila V Telmarnstrand - whose father was Alb vom Estetal (mantle)
Brillant vd Stad Hamburg and Alb vom Estetal were full brothers and the sons of CH Wiskey/Whiskey vd Stadt Hamburg (brother to the famous CH Wodka vd Stadt Hamburg)
Notable Danes in the CH Brilliant von Ballerhaus' pedigree:CH Dolf vd SaalburgCH Bosko vd SaalburgFauna Moguntia
Astrid von der Aschenburg is the product of a father/daughter breeding: Zar vom Havelberg (harl) x Jenni von Albersloeher Hoehe (mantle)
Notable Danes in the Mother's pedigree:Gunar v RottalCisko Krebs
Progeny of Eick Imperial (among many others):
Eick Imperial was bred to Peggy V Brentjes and produced Mische Imperial
Mische Imperial was bred to Ivanhoe Vd Haardburg and produced Udet Imperial
Udet Imperial was bred to BMW Yamila and produced BMW Pumpkin
BMW Pumpkin was bred to BMW Gengis Kahn and produced CH BMW Brody and BMW Debutante
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