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Ch. Brentwald's 'Joshua,' the top winning wirehair of all time, with William Ake, who handled him throughout his show career. Joshua, whelped in 1946, was purchased from his breeders Mr. and Mrs. Howard Patrick by Mr. Ake in 1947, and sold to Herman G. Cox (Dychland Kennels) in 1949.
via The NEW DACHSHUND by Lois Meistrell, 1976.
Frank Hardy, whose Hubertus Kennels produced both the sire and dam of Ch. Brentwald's Joshua, pictured with Joshua.