Thatch's pedigree in the Russian database.

Thatch's health page in the OFA database.

Thatch's breeders, Irina and Yuri Morozov, Chigasovo Kennels in Russia.

Thatch is an AKC BRONZE Grand Champion.  He finished his Grand Champion title and his BRONZE Grand Champion title.  He was awarded Working Group 1 and Best Veteran in Working Dog Specialty!  He finished 2016 as the No.5 Black Russian Terrier in the Country - the oldest Black Russian Terrier to be invited to Westminster.  At 7 years old, he still worked and showed like a puppy.   In 2011, he finished his conformation champion title very young, and with limited showing, finished in the Top 20 Black Russian Terriers in 2011.  He won an impressive Working Group 2 placement in the Working Dog Sweepstakes.  He is also a UKC Champion, having earned Reserve Best In Show, and multiple Group Wins and placements.  He is also an IABCA International Champion and National Champion, with a Res BIS and multiple group wins and placements.  The BRTCA has awarded Thatch the Health Initiative Award in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017.   Thatch has sired two litters and continues to be a loyal member of our household.  Contact me for more about Thatch.

GCHB Ya Black Beard Iz Chigasovo, T.T. (CHIC #90744)

Black Beard Black Russian Terriers

Black Beard, or "Thatch" as we call him, is a large boned, strong boy!  He's 140 lbs and 28 1/2" tall.  He's a loving, loyal goofball and a formidable guard dog as well. He was imported from Russia in 2009 from Chigasovo Kennels. Follow the links below for more details.  That has been an excellent sire.