Looking at this photo it is hard to believe he now weighs 98 pounds and is four and a half years old.
My favorite pic of Oliver
Oliver in the orchard.
Oliver loves Heather and they are a great pair!
Oliver and Heather took Winners Dog at the Olean Show 6/14/09
Heather talks to Oliver when they are waiting their turn.
Oliver and Heather their first time in the group ring!
Oliver and Aloha practicing together.
Oliver & Zeva
Oliver got the hang of it and had a blast!
Oliver and Madi playing
Oliver with handler Mike Szabo took his first point under Judge Eugene Blake at the Erie Kennel Club show Sunday September 21.
Oliver far right with Madi, Rocco & Kalimba at the Cleveland Classic show in December
Oliver & Heather took two majors at the Canfield Dog Show
Oliver & Heather taking his finishing point and Best of Breed!
Oliver running with the gang!
Oliver with Madilyn in front of the fire!
Oliver loving the snow!
We got 2 feet of new snow yesterday. Oliver loves the snow!
Oliver took his first long road trip this weekend and was so interested in the puppy in the mirror at the hotel.
Oliver and 10 week old Sam.
Recently we had a visit from a 10 week old Mastiff puppy named Sam. He had been attacked by another dog and was very shy. Oliver along with Kal & Eli were so gentle with him that by the time he went home he was playing and having a ball with the three grown male Ridgebacks. Sam & Oliver.
Oliver our snow bunny!
Oliver & Madi
Oliver is a very laid back guy, until he sees something moving on the property! I can't wait to take him Lure Course racing!
Kal and Oliver running with Madi coming up behind.
The Maloni Boys doing what they love best.
More mother and son time by the fire.
Kal with Oliver
Elsa & Oliver watching for the squirls.
Oliver has really started to enjoy the show ring.
Oliver spends so much time outside like his mom, but when he does come in he loves the fireplace.
Oliver & Elsa are inseparable. They even got skunked together this week!
Like his mom Elsa, Oliver never wants to come in from outside, regardless of the weather.
Running around the property is a favorite pastime!
The liver nose.
Our Oliver at home in the whelping box. We knew then he would be the Pride Of Elsa.
Oliver looking very serious!
Oliver with his littermates
Oliver to this day has to be in the middle of the dog pile for naps!
Oliver and Madi
Oliver playing in our big snow storm.
Oliver on our first snow day.
Oliver with his blaze scarf for hunting season
Oliver on his way home from the show. He took reserves today and brother Rocco took the point. It was great to see them in the ring together.
Oliver loves the snow, just like Elsa.
Oliver & Madi after the big snow storm! 22 inches in one night! This was their first snow fall.
Oliver is 10 months old here with Kal
Oliver here with litter mate Eli
Oliver watching the sunrise today
Oliver ready to come in from playing in the snow
We had 4 visiting Ridgebacks here this week and Oliver is all tired out!
Oliver & Rocco this week.
Oliver & Rocco showing off their ridges!
Oliver and mom Elsa sitting on the hillside.
This pic of Oliver reminds me so much of Elsa. If you look on her page, there is one idenical to this one at the same age.
Eli giving Oliver love nibbles
Oliver is the clown of Elsa's litter
Ollie and those eyes!
And those ears
Oliver and Madi
Oliver tired from playing in the sand pile.
Oliver loves to dig in the sand.
Oliver leading the chase with Madi following behind.
Oliver has had our hearts from the start!
Oliver is his mom all over again.
Oliver always has something in his mouth.
Ollie is so funny with his ears both flipped back. It looks as if his ridge is pointing to his flipped back ears.
Oliver in the high grass
Oliver chasing Madi
We took the pups into the woods today and they had a ball.
Ollie being a hound found a beer can in the woods.
Oliver and Kenya
Oliver and Madi
Oliver with Madi
Oliver with his flowers
Oliver & Madi
The creek is a fun place to play for the pups.
Oliver always has a piece of grass or a stick in his mouth.
Oliver will be a hunter like his mom Elsa
Oliver loves to play with Kal
But Kenya is his favorite!
Oliver likes to jump up on Kal
The end of a long play day for the siblings.
Oliver and that ear, just like Madi & mom
Oliver reminds me a lot of Elsa. He has her personality.
Oliver and Madi had a play date with Eli today and he is ready for his nap.