Saturday, April 18, 2015

SATURDAY IN FLORIDA

GCH CH Malahovskiy Graf Rossiyskiy CD CGC RAE CA 

First in today with results is the Heartland Dog Club of Florida who is spending the weekend in Zolfo Springs FL. Keke Kahn had the final and her pick of the Chesapeake Bay Retriever, CH Indian River’s Early Morning Marsh, the Basenji, GCH CH Svengali’s What’s Not To Love Of Zindika, the Black Russian Terrier, GCH CH Malahovskiy Graf Rossiyskiy CD CGC RAE CA, the Lakeland Terrier, CH Wakefield Ardynas Hearmy Voice, the Miniature Pinscher, GCH CH Marlex N Kisa Set Fire, the Shiba Inu, GCH CH Frerose Good Time Charlie, and the Bouvier des Flandres, GCH CH Quiche’s Madness Full Throttle. 

GCH CH Quiche’s Madness Full Throttle 

Best went to the Russian, Graf, and Reserve to the Bouvier, Throttle. It was the first BIS for Graf and the first for a Black Russian Terrier since 2011. Congratulations to breeders M Leontyeva & E Mersiyanova and owner Elena Pleskov

FRIDAY IN SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA

GCH CH Hitimes What the Inferno 
(photo by Rhonda Cassidy)

Friday was day two in City of Industry CA for the Conejo CA and judge Terry Stacy’s turn to choose a Best In Show. His options were the Weimaraner, GCH CH Silveroaks Surfcity Shades Of Grey, the Afghan Hound, GCH CH Thaon’s Wallstreet, the Greater Swiss Mountain Dog , GCH CH Derby’s Toast With Gusto, the Miniature Bull Terrier, GCH CH Dytona VIP, the Pomeranian, GCH CH Hitimes What the Inferno, the Miniature Poodle, GCH CH Durandel Dance With Me, and the Bouvier des Flandres, GCH CH Delux Jumpin Jack Flash CGC. 

GCH CH Thaon’s Wallstreet 

The two he liked were the Pom, Danny, whom he named his BIS, and the Afghan Wally, whom he named his RBIS. Danny is the Nation’s Number One Toy Dog and Number Two Dog All breeds with 12 BIS and 31 Toy Groups this year.

FRIDAY IN LOUISIANA



GCH CH Passport What Did You Say SS 
(photo by JLyn Photography)

The Shreveport Kennel Club went across the Red River to Bossier City for their Friday show.  The day ended with judge Laurie King Telfair in the final ring with the German Shorthaired Pointer, GCH CH Ehrenvogel Achy Breaky Heart, the Smooth Dachshund, GCH CH Passport What Did You Say SS, the Akita, GCH CH Onyx Gold At Last, the Colored Bull Terrier, GCH CH Glentom’s Dirty Harry, the Papillon, GCH CH InVolo Wanna Be Startin’ Somethin’, the Tibetan Terrier, GCH CH Kimik’s Who Dunnit, and the Bouvier des Flandres, GCH CH War Bouviator Ekabus Deringer @ Dewerker.

GCH CH Glentom’s Dirty Harry

Best went to the Dachshund, Jana, and Reserve to the Bull Terrier, Clint.  It was the second BIS in four final appearances this year for Jana and breeder/owner/handler Arvind DeBraganca.

FRIDAY IN IDAHO

GCH CH Sporting Fields Shameless 

The Palouse Hills Dog Fanciers opened the four day set in Lewiston ID and asked judge Kimberly Meredith-Cavanna to name a Best In Show and Reserve. She considered the Golden Retriever, GCH CH Rush Hill's Drama'geddon JH RATN, the Whippet, GCH CH Sporting Fields Shameless, the Doberman Pinscher, GCH CH Excelsia's This Side Of Paradise, the West Highland White Terrier, GCH CH Shalreign's The Love Bug, the Toy Poodle, GCH CH North Well Vivian Jp Rose Queen, the Keeshond, GCH CH Skyline's Chemin De Fer, and the Belgian Tervuren, GCH CH Sky Acres Maximum Altitude. 

GCH CH Rush Hill's Drama'geddon JH RATN 

Going to the head of the line were the Whippet, Brazen, followed by the Golden, Willis. It was the Whippet’s third straight BIS. Brazen is the country’s Number One Hound and Number Nine Dog All Breeds with eight BIS and 25 Hound Groups this year.

Friday, April 17, 2015

ONE MORE FOR NUMBER ONE

GCH CH Lockenhaus Rumor Has It v Kenlyn 
(photo by Amber Jade Aanensen)
The nation’s Number One Dog All Breeds, the German Shepherd Dog, GCH CH Lockenhaus Rumor Has It v Kenlyn, has continues to put distance between her and the rest of the field adding another BIS to her already formidable resume. The latest win came today at the Bloomington Indiana Kennel Club show in Terre Haute IN. 

GCH CH GrandCru Giaconda 

 Judge Joan Goldstein picked Rumor out of a lineup that included the Golden Retriever, GCH CH Malagold Southern Belle Of Wing Star, her RBIS, the Greyhound, GCH CH GrandCru Giaconda, the Doberman Pinscher, GCH CH Alisaton Saboteur V Raklyn Ciden, the Wire Fox Terrier, GCH CH Hampton Courts Monte Cristo, the Papillon, GCH CH Wingssong Singular Sensation, and the French Bulldog, Nobel Baflo.

Rumor leads all dogs with 24 BIS and 46 Herding groups.

FRIDAY IN MASSACHUSETTS

GCH CH Pequest General Tso 

First in today with results is the Springfield Kennel Club who opened the three day set in West Springfield MA. Judge James Brown chose his top two from the German Shepherd Dog, GCH CH Shannon's Celebration At Springrun, the Afghan Hound, GCH CH Taji Better Man Mazshalna, the Doberman Pinscher, GCH CH Mistel's Can Can, the American Staffordshire Terrier, GCH CH Vaca Valley's Bold Ruler For Fraja EC, the Pekingese, GCH CH Pequest General Tso, the American Eskimo Dog, GCH CH Sierra's Summer Celebration, and the German Shepherd Dog, CH Regal Thunder Cartier Noir Of Taize. 

GCH CH Sierra's Summer Celebration 

The two he chose were his BIS, the Peke, the General, and the his RBIS, the Eskie, Gala. The General is the nation’s Number Two Toy Dog and Number Ten Dog All Breeds with eight BIS and 28 Toy Group Firsts this year. Four of the BIS have come in the last three weeks.

Thursday, April 16, 2015

THURSDAY IN CALIFORNIA

GCH CH Sabe's Simply Invincible 

The City of Industry is a Los Angeles suburb that has 2500 businesses, but only 219 residents. Today it was the site of the Conejo Kennel Club’s day one show. Judge Robert Stein gathered the Golden Retriever, GCH CH Sandpiper's Let Freedom Ring, the Afghan Hound, GCH CH Thaon's Wallstreet, the Greater Swiss Mountain Dog, GCH CH Derby's Toast with Gusto, the Miniature Bull Terrier, GCH CH Dytona VIP, the Pomeranian, GCH CH Hitimes What The Inferno, the Boston Terrier, GCH CH Sabe's Simply Invincible, and the Bouvier des Flandres, GCH CH Delux Jumpin Jack Flash CGC. 

GCH CH Sandpiper's Let Freedom Ring 

His Best In Show was the Boston Terrier, Vinnie, and his Reserve, the Golden, Freedom. It was the third BIS in eight final appearances this year for Vinnie.

ANOTHER BIS FOR NUMBER ONE

GCH CH Lockenhaus Rumor Has It v Kenlyn 
(photo by Amber Jade Aanensen) 

The Number One Dog All Breeds, the German Shepherd Dog, GCH CH Lockenhaus Rumor Has It v Kenlyn, started this week as she ended the last, with a Best In Show. 

GCH CH Malagold Southern Belle of Wing Star 

Today’s BIS came at the Terre Haute Kennel Club in that Indiana town. Joining Rumor in judge Jamie Hubbard’s final were the RBIS, the Golden Retriever, GCH CH Malagold Southern Belle of Wing Star, the Greyhound, GCH CH GrandCru Giaconda CGC, the Doberman Pinscher, GCH CH Alisaton Saboteur V Raklyn Ciden, the Welsh Terrier, GCH CH Abbeyrose Black Diamond, the Shih Tzu, GCH CH Hallmark Jolei Rocket Power, and the Tibetan Terrier, GCH CH Barnstorm Sim-Pa Caught On The Fly By Dzine. Rumor charges into the new week with 23 BIS and 45 Herding Groups this year.

Monday, April 13, 2015

GOLDEN BIS AGAIN IN WASHINGTON

GCH CH Rush Hills Drama’geddon JH 

The Golden Retriever, GCH CH Rush Hills Drama’geddon JH, jumped on the back2back BIS bandwagon, adding Sunday’s Ephrata-Moses Lake Kennel Club BIS to his Saturday win. 

GCH CH Imaginabull’s First Edition 

Challenging Willis for the win were the Whippet, GCH CH Rainier’s Class Act At Endeavor, the Doberman Pinscher, GCH CH Excelsias This Side Of Paradise, the RBIS, the Miniature Bull Terrier, GCH CH Imaginabull’s First Edition, the Havanese, GCH CH Peluitos Papi Chulo, the Standard Poodle, GCH CH Lakeridge Atalanta Summer In Paris, and the Australian Shepherd, GCH CH McMatt’s Isis Of Graffiti. The win brings Willis’ 2015 record to two BIS and four Sporting Groups.

NEW DOG2WATCH IN SACRAMENTO

Lordbull Larry 

The breakout performance of the week goes to the Spanish import, the White Bull Terrier, Lordbull Larry, who made his US debut in spectacular fashion this weekend, winning back2back BIS’s two shows in Sacramento CA. 

GCH CH Sabe’s Simply Invincible 

Larry was judge Desmond Murphy’s Best In Show at Sunday’s Sacramento Kennel Club show. Judge Murphy also liked the Boston Terrier, GCH CH Sabe’s Simply Invincible, whom he named his Reserve. Rounding out his seven were the Clumber Spaniel, GCH CH Clussexx Over The Legal Limit, the Basset Hound, CH Blossomhill’s Topsfield Sanchu A Little Princess, the Standard Schnauzer, GCH CH Ogee Saltus Ze Zahrabske, the Pug, GCH CH Pocket’s Jato Jetliner, and the Beauceron, GCH CH De Joie Du Chateau Rocher CA. 

Both wins were from the classes. We don’t think we are being premature when we say Larry is a Dog2Watch. Congratulations to breeder Andreu Martinez, owner Zane Smith, and handler Ed Thomason.