Ch Axelwood Sakura



“Sakura” or “Zuni” as he is known in Portsmouth is currently on holiday with the Alstella Japanese Chins.

“Sakura” is a Son of “Sen” and litter brother to “Tosca” & “Karmin”

~Irish Champion


~2nd Group 9 Kilkenny CH 15

~4th Group 9 Deise CH 15

~Multi Green Star (CAC) Winner

~Celtic Winner 2014

~Celtic Junior Winner 2014

~Celtic Winner 2015

~Best Puppy In Breed Winner Southampton Open Show UK

~Best Male Puppy in Breed Bournemouth Championship Show UK

~Crufts 2016 qualified


Below is Sakura’s critique from Bournemouth where he was awarded 1st in Minor Puppy Dog & Best Puppy Male in breed under breed specialist judge Mr.A.Allcock MBE (Sleepyhollow)

1st: OHERLIHY’s Axelwood Sakura, 8 months old and already a great little showman. In abundant coat which made him look larger than he actually is. Classical head and eye, adequate reach of neck, level back and high tail setting. Moved OK.


South Wales Kennel Association Championship Show 2013.Judge Breed Specialist Mr.M.Rowley

O’Hearlihy’s Axelwood Sakura.In profuse coat, small and a nice overall shape, he has a well shaped head, nicely cushioned muzzle, level topline and well-set tail. Moved confidently.