20-11-2016 Tempt (Fayken I Am Love) wins Best Puppy Bitch, the Reserve Bitch CC and then Best Puppy in Show under respected Breed Specialist Carolyn Ward (Caristan) and BIS judge Sylvia Hughes at the West of England Border Collie Club Ch Show where the bitch entry was 106. At the same show litter sisters: Tease (Fayken Striptease) wins Minor Puppy Bitch and Tipple ( Fayken The Devil in Me) wins Puppy Bitch.
05-11-2016 Tipple ( Fayken The Devil in Me) wins Best Puppy in Breed and then Puppy Group 2 under breed specialist judge Maggie Holiday & respected all-rounder Albert Wight. Tempt (Fayken I Am Love) wins Minor Puppy Bitch at the same show.
Fayken Border Collies are proud to have owned and shown "Taz" (Show Champion Tonkory Palmerston at Fayken J.W. ) to become the all-time top winning Border Collie in the UK. "Taz" remains today the UK breed record holder (45 CC's). Taz was retired from the show ring at 8 years of age in 2005.
His children & grandchildren continue in his footsteps, several of which reside here at Fayken.
In 2011, "Smokey" (Sh Ch Sashdan Smokin Joe) was imported from Australia and two days after arrival won the dog CC & BIS at the Southern Border Collie Club Championship Show. Smokey became the first Border Collie to gain his champion title in 2012. Also in 2012 two Smokey children (Elvis & Demi) entered the show ring and have dominated the top awards ever since.
In 2013 Elvis (Sh Ch Fayken I Am Legend) & Demi (Sh Ch Fayken Indecent Proposal) gained their titles at just 24 months of age and became the Top Border Collie Dog and Bitch in the breed. Their winning ways have continued, Demi having now won 18 CC's and Elvis (2015 number #1 ranked Border Collie) has 25 CC's.