Wessu remains the top-winning
sighthound in Finland of all time with his spectacular show career,
during which he achieved the following distinctions:
Dog of the Year 1984 (all breeds)
With 58 Best of Breeds and 19 Best In Shows (including the 1984 Skokloster
Sighthound Specialty show), Wessu was a star acknowledged by judges
from 15 different countries. He also proved himself as a stud, siring
7 litters with some 19 champions, including Afghan of the Year-winners
Int. Ch. Choice Be A Pepper and Ch. Choice Boy What A Girl. For more
on Wild West, see A Tribute to Wild West.
Wessu was owned by Bodil & Maija Arlander.
Most Successful Show Dog in 1981, 1984 (all breeds)
Sighthound of the Year in 1981, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986
Afghan of the Year in 1981, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987