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Despatch and Collection

We will be an unable to despatch or offer collection of pigeon orders between Sunday 24th October and Sunday 31st October.

Due to staff holidays.

Normal service will resume week beginning Monday 1st November.

We apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

Birds will go out as normal week beginning Monday 18th October.

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Testimonials

Congratulations Mr Alderson
4th Club, 17th Federation Newbold Verdon.
With a Roland Janssen bred by Louella and purchased in a kit of 10 young birds from us.

 

Congratulations Mr Thomas
4th Open, 2nd Sec SNFC Maidstone 2020 with a Louella Poortvliet X Veenstra
5th Open, 2nd Sec SNFC Maidstone 2021 with a Louella Pieter Veenstra
Both birds were purchased in a Kit of 10 Option 1 in 2018 and 2019

 

Congratulations Mr Flint
1st South West Galamorgan Fed Epsom 864 birds in 2021
Its nest mate was 6th South West Galamorgan Fed Epsom 864 birds in 2021
The sire is a Roland Janssen bred by Louella in 2020

 

Congratulations Theophilus and Richards on your 1st Welsh National Ramsgate winner.
Bred from 2 Gaby Vandenabeeles purchased in a kit of 10 in 2017.

 

Congratulations A Johns and Son
Winning 1st Club by 13 minuets, 2nd Federation, 6th Cornish Combine 956 birds.
With a Braspenning Cock who’s sire was bred by Louella. This is the 5th first Prize the sire has bred.

 

Congratulations Mr Hargreaves
1st Club, 3rd Fed, 3rd West Pennine Amalgamation 835 birds.
Bred by Louella and purchased in a young bird Kit of .Jan Hooyman/Gaby Vandenabeele
From a son of Daydream Harry and Little Loz both grand children of Harry. When paired Blue Bett direct Import from Theo Weythens bred via the line of Rudy.

 

and 1st Club Yeovil, 1st Club Weymouth and Bird of the year.
Bred by Louella and purchased in a young bird Kit of .Jan Hooyman/Gaby Vandenabeele
From a son of Daydream Harry and Little Loz both grand children of Harry. When paired to a full sister to Urus 3rd Silver Race Algarve One Loft Race 2019.

 

Congratulations Mr Tockley
Winning 1st Combine Guernsey 200 miles.
With a hen who’s dam is a direct daughter of Louella Eli’s Bliksem.

 

Congratulations Mr Harvey
On winning 1st and 2nd Open Guernsey BICC Young Birds National 1,901 birds.
His 2nd Open, 2nd NW Sec was won with a hen who’s dam is a double grand daughter of Louella’s European Bull.

2021 has been a tough racing year with many losses for a lot of fanciers.
But we would love to hear from anyone who has been successful with Louella Young Birds or Louella Stock.

 

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Louella Showroom Open Day 17th October

Louella Showroom is Open Sunday 17th October
9.30am – 12.30pm.

60 hand selected pigeons will be available for sale
in the pens.

Familes for sale will include Roland Janssen, Pieter Veenstra, Dirk van den Bulck, Aarden X, Antoon Shultz, Gaby Vandenabeele/Jan Hooyman,  Leo Heremans. Come down and handle the birds for yourself.

Sales List now available. Drop us an email at the office info@louella.co.uk and we’ll send one over.

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2022 Young Bird Orders. EDITED

2022 Young Birds
We are now sold out for Option 1 Sprint/Middle for Jan/Feb and Feb/March
Jan/Feb Availability
Option 2
6 Gaby Vandenabeele £575 with pedigrees
6 Corbett Busschaerts @ £240 with pedigrees
Feb/March Availability
Option 2
6 Gaby Vandenabeele @ £575 with pedigrees
12 Corbett Busschaerts @ £240 per kit of 6 with pedigrees
Distance families @ £240 with pedigrees
April Availabilty
Option 1
Option 2
Sprint families @ £240 with pedigrees
Distance families @ with pedigrees
6 Gaby Vandenabeele £575 with pedigrees
12 Louella Chocolates @ £350 per kit of 6 with pedigrees
6 Ludo Claessens @ £375 with pedigrees
Call us at the office to place your order.
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Louella Showroom is open Sunday 5th September

Louella Showroom will be open again on Sunday 5th September

New rules will apply see below.

 

** We will have a minimum of 60 birds on show for sale from a variety of different families.

 

** If are planning to come to the showroom and wish to have a specific bird or family you must give us prior notice by the Wednesday before. This gives Keith time to select the relevant birds and the office to prepare the paperwork.

 

** If you enquire about wanting to view a specific bird/family and we have the birds available a £20 deposit per bird is required. If you are not satisfied with the birds on offer then the £20 deposit will be refunded.

 

** We will be unable to bring up any further birds that have not been previously booked or are already in the pens for sale. This includes birds for sale on the website.

 

** You can come and collect fully paid online purchases, but you must confirm with our office via a phone call that this is ok before the Sunday Open Day. Please note emails are not monitored over the weekend so you must contact us by telephone before Friday at 4pm.

 

**Stock list of birds for sale in the pens are available. Email us for a copy.

 

Some of the families in the pens on Sunday 5th September

 

Corbett Busschaert, Jacob Poortvliet, Gaby Vandenabeele, Pieter Veenstra

 

You can call us on 01530 242255 or email on info@louella.co.uk if you have any queries.

 

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The Gutsy Hen

Congratulations Kev Kingston and Family

The Gutsy Hen.
Bred and raced by Kev Kingston and Family.

Winner of:
2nd Sec 8th Open MNFC Carenton 311 miles 1243 ypm

3rd Sec 51st Open BICC Falaise 338 miles 1081 ypm

41st Sec 290th Open  NFC Countances 331 miles 947 ypm

63rd Sec 154th Open MNFC Chale 224 miles 1561 ypm

Both parents bred by Louella. The sire is a Leo Pronk and trhe dam is Hubert Jongen.

Well done on your fantastic results.

 

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Algarve International One Loft Golden Race 2020

Algarve International One Loft Golden Race 2020. 496.2Km

Louella Gaby Vandenabeele Concorde 48th International, 3rd UK Open
100% Vandenabeele bred direct from a pair of our most recent imports

Neptune Jack X Rudy’s Ruby

We are delighted with the performances of our Vandenabeele’s in this most difficult final race. From a possible 10 we have 7 arrivals.
With still more than 900 birds missing, On writing this report.

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New for 2021

New for 2021 

We are thrilled to announce a new arrival at Louella, the fabulous Kittalive, the super racer breeder

Winner of
1.   Weert                                            729 p
2.   Weert Provincial                        5,785 p
2.   Weert Provincial                        5,552 p
3.   Vervins Provincial                      8,753 p
3.   Weert Provincial                        1,328 p
4.   Quievrain Provincial                 10,570 p
8.   Venlo                                             1,703 p
21. Chimay Provincial                      3,809 p
26. Deurne Provincial                     4,299 p
26. Rethel Provincial                       3,828 p
42. Rethel Provincial                       9,673 p
65. Venlo Provincial                         4,429 p
71. Chimay Provincial                      9,460 p
82. Tongeren Provincial                  9,745p

Sire: Son of Brother Kittel x Daughter of Brother Goede Rode 

Dam: Daughter of Brother Bolt x Daughter of Gilbert 

 Kittalive, mother of
1.   Venlo             3,696 p
1.   Swidwin        3,610 p
2.   Starogard      341 p
6.   Deurne          4,299 p
10. Arlon              973 p
Co winner of 1st National Champion YL 2019, Germany
9. National Ace Cock 2019, Germany (13/13)

Proposed pairings for 2021

This super hen was purchased to further strengthen our family of Van den Bulck’s, which include ATOMIC KITTEL, a direct son of KITTEL.  KITTALIVE will be paired to ATOMIC KITTEL  during the 2021 season.

She will also be paired to GOLDEN GLOW, a direct son of SKITTEL x GOLD DUST (the best breeding sister of KITTEL in the world.)

And UNIQUE, a direct son of BANKSEY and ANGELINA. Stock from this pairing are much sought after and sell for high prices.

A limited amount of stock will be offered for sale during 2021. All enquiries welcome.