The Havanese breed fancy has it’s own magazine, the eponymous Havanese Breed. The editor and publisher is Nathan Potechin. Nathan and his wife Darlah are both extremely active in the breed as Havanese owners and breeders at Talemaker Havanese. In addition to his publishing role, Nathan serves as president of Canada’s national Havanese breed club the Havanese Fanciers of Canada. Darlah handles the magazine design and layout and is also co-chair for Havanese Rescue in Canada.
The magazine, published six times annually in both print and electronic editions, is international in scope and features a healthy roster of contributing writers from around the globe including Wendy Allenby, an exhibitor, breeder, and trainer from the United Kingdom; Kathryn Braund, author of “The Joyous Havanese”; Bill Burns a respected breeder and handler in the Pacific Northwest; and many more listed here.
The magazine’s emphasis is owner education. Topic include health and well-being, exhibiting, puppies, socialization, training, the breed generally.