- Coronte and Quentina qualified for NAPC Top Puppy 2016
We achieved numerous group placings, but the highlights were:
- DelPicasso Yuki winning Baby Puppy Group 1st and Best Baby Puppy in Show!
- DelPicasso DaVinci winning Reserve Best Baby Puppy in Show in April 2016 (KZN)
- Quentina della Grandozza winning Reserve Best Puppy in Show in May 2016
- DelPicasso Geronimo winning Reserve Best Baby Puppy in Show, 14 August 2016
- DelPicasso Enzo won KUSA National Neapolitan Mastiff 2016 award, 29 May 2016
- We exported puppies to a few countries including USA, Zambia, Lesotho, Italy, Madagascar, Namibia and Dubai. DelPicasso Yuna will be in the showring in the USA soon!
- We had another successful exhibition with the dogs at the World of Dogs and Cats (WODAC). It was the first year that I didn't walk the Dogs of the World parade, but gave the honor to my son, Francois, with two co-exhibitors.
- Another great achievement was for sure DelPicasso Chiara who won Best in Show in Madagascar. Well done to her owner, Herve Raoelison and family.
- On the breeding side we have done very well too. We had numerous successful breeding resulting in great litters.
- We lost Romana due to brain cancer on the 8th of July 2016. This is a huge setback for me as she was my companion dog.