AKC Weekly Winners Gallery
All the Dogs in this Issue, from Events through June 17, 2012
The Hartford

America's #1 Terrier - Number 8 Dog Among All Breeds*
The #1 Wire Fox Terrier - World/French/American Champion

Call Name: Sky     Breed: Wire Fox Terrier
Owned by: Victor Malzoni Jr. & Torie Steele
Co-Owners: Mary and Scott Olund & Diane Ryan
Bred by: A.J. Pertuit Jr. & Betty Seaton

Award: Best in Show
Judge: Col. Joe B. Purkhiser
Show: Baltimore County Kennel Club
Date: April 22, 2012

Sire: Ch. Fyrewyre Fast And Furious
Dam: Fyrewyre Forget-Me-Not
Handled by: Gabriel and Ivonne Rangel

*System/Date: AKC Reporting System, for events processed through 5/27/12


The Essence of the Maltese

Call Name: KENO     Breed: Maltese
Owned by: L. Sarah Lawrence & Judy E. McQuiston
Bred by: Pat Keen-Fernandes & Judy McQuiston

Award: Toy Group First
Judge: Mrs. Dennis (Mary Lou) Kniola
Show: North Shore Kennel Club
Date: June 15, 2012

Sire: Ch. White Field Here Comes Trouble
Dam: Richelieu American Beauty
Handled by: L. Sarah Lawrence


Hartley, Capturing Hearts Wherever She Goes

Call Name: Hartley     Breed: Whippet
Owned by: Lori and Carey Lawrence & Lori Wilson
Bred by: Angela Worden & Dianne Bowen - AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: Two Bests in Show
Judges: Mr. George D. Boulton &
Ms. Marjorie Martorella
Show: Abilene KC & Fort Dodge KC
Date: May 19 & June 16, 2012

Sire: Ch. Starline's Sovereign ROM
Dam: Ch. Oxford's Dynasty
Handled by: Lori Wilson


Multiple Best In Show Winner - Multiple Best In Specialty Show Winner
Back-to-Back National Specialty Winner - USA & Canada

Call Name: Betsy     Breed: Scottish Terrier
Owned by: Vandra Huber & Rebecca Cross
Bred by: Vandra Huber & Michael Krolewski

Award: Best in Specialty Show &
Terrier Group Third
Judge: Mr. Clay Coady (BISS & G3)
Show: Scottish Terrier Club of Chicago & Great Lakes All Terrier Association
Date: June 16, 2012

Sire: Ch. Land Rose JP All Right
Dam: Ch. McVan's Fire Starter
Handled by: Rebecca Cross
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The Grand Stand

Breed: Boxer
Owned by: Steve and Ann Anderson
Bred by: Carol Hobbs & Marla Parsons

Award: Working Group First
Judge: Mr. Donavon Thompson
Show: Riverside West Kennel Club of Greater New Orleans
Date: June 1, 2012

Sire: GCh. Carillon MVP
Dam: Ch. Ho-Pa's Penny For Your Thoughts
Handled by: Rick Justice


Hanford was HOT…Rider and Adrian were HOTTER

Call Name: Rider     Breed: American Staffordshire Terrier
Owned by: Giselle Simonds & Adrian Ghione
Bred by: Benny and Michelle Blackowl Chavez

Award: Terrier Group Fourth &
Back-to-Back Terrier Group Firsts
Judges: Mrs. Rhonda M. Davis (G4) &
Mr. Kenneth Kauffman (G1) & Mrs. Gloria Geringer (G1)
Show: Sequoia KC & Kings KC of California
(1 & 2)
Date: June 14-17, 2012

Sire: GCh. Malone Chavez Keepin' The Peace
Dam: Chavez Little Deja
Handled by: Adrian Ghione



Call Name: Tank     Breed: Pomeranian
Owned by: George and Debra Kailer
Bred by: George and Debra Kailer

Award: Toy Group Second
Judge: Mr. Charles C. Scott
Show: Fond du Lac County Kennel Club
Date: April 22, 2012

Sire: Ch. Pom Havens Dress To Impress Jake
Dam: Pom Havens Cutesy Suzie Q
Handled by: George Kailer


Lola is getting what she wants! No matter who is at the end of the lead.
#5 All Breed* & #7 Breed**

Call Name: Lola     Breed: Miniature Bull Terrier
Owned by: Giselle Simonds & Robin Kennedy
Bred by: Giselle Simonds - AKC Breeder of Merit & Robin Kennedy

Award: Bact-to-Back Terrier Group Thirds
Judges: Ms. Mary Jane Carberry &
Mrs. Gloria Geringer
Show: Sequoia KC & Kings KC of California
Date: June 14-17, 2012

Sire: Aelfhere Storm Troopa
Dam: GCh. Bonsai Genuine Riske
Handled by: Oscar Quiros

*System/Date: AKC Reporting System, All Breed Standings for events processed through 5/16/12
**System/Date: AKC Reporting System, Breed Standings for events processed through 5/16/12

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Teddy is Mr. Springtime with 12 Bests of Breed and 10 Group
Placements Including 5 Group Ones! Our appreciation to the judges.

Call Name: Teddy     Breed: Gordon Setter
Owned by: William and Mary Ann Leonard
Bred by: Mary Ann Leonard - AKC Breeder of Merit & S. Puhalla

Award: Sporting Group First
Judge: Mr. Robert L. Robinson
Show: Trumbull County Kennel Club
Date: May 27, 2012

Sire: Ch. Sastya Kilernan Annual Review
Dam: Ch. Sundance Autumn Celebration
Handled by: Mary Grill


Another Group Placement for Cam!
Our thanks to Judge Beth Speich.

Call Name: Cam     Breed: Brittany
Owned by: Chris Robinson & Leslie Robinson & Katherine Sullivan
Bred by: Herbert Harrison & Donna Harrison & Louise Brown - AKC Breeders of Merit

Award: Sporting Group Fourth
Judge: Mrs. Beth G. Speich
Show: Calcasieu Kennel Club
Date: June 10, 2012

Sire: Ch. Dualan Marsport Supercharger
Dam: Ch. Zax Chilcote Dixieland Big Oak
Handled by: David and Jennifer Harper


Hondo is Movin' On Up!
Our sincere appreciation to Mrs. Robert D. Smith for this honor.

Call Name: Hondo     Breed: Leonberger
Owned by: Sheila Wickman
Bred by: Ann Rogers

Award: Working Group First
Judge: Mrs. Robert D. Smith
Show: Longshore-Southport Kennel Club
Date: June 10, 2012

Sire: Cherrywood's Nobody Does It Better
Dam: Cherrywood's Quick Study
Handled by: Michael and Michelle Scott


Call Name: Dazzle     Breed: English Setter
Owned by: Donald Jensen & Georjean Jensen (Pamir, Reg.) &
Erik Strickland & Jennifer Strickland
Bred by: Jim Jannard & Paula Dempsey - AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: Best in Show & Sporting Group First
Judges: Mr. Charles E. Trotter (BOB & BIS) & Mrs. Patricia V. Trotter (G1) &
Mrs. Peggy Gutierrez-Otero (BOB) &
Mrs. Christina Hubbell (G1)

Show: Palouse Hills Dog Fanciers &
San Fernando KC
Date: April 21 & May 26, 2012
Sire: Ch. Oakley's Cigar
Dam: Ch. Oakley's Fate
Handled by: Bruce and Tara Schultz

*System/Date: CC Breed & All Breed Systems, 4/12
**System/Date: AKC Reporting System - All-Breed Competition,
for events processed through May 27, 2012

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Brady's FIRST Back-to-Back Working Group FIRSTS!

Call Name: Brady     Breed: Newfoundland
Owned by: John and Elaine Cornell & Joanne Brainard
Bred by: John and Elaine Cornell - AKC Breeders of Merit

Award: Back-to-Back Working Group Firsts
Judges: Dr. Carmen L. Battaglia &
Ms. Victoria M. Jordan
Show: Ladies' Dog Club &
Framingham District KC
Date: June 2-3, 2012

Sire: Ch. Shadrack's Aim Us High
Dam: Ch. Milano N Bearbrook at Longship
Handled by: Joanne Brainard
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GCh. AfterAll Painting the Sky
GCh. McVan's Be Bop Baby

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