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Our Sincere Appreciation to Judge Arends for this wonderful win,
and to all of the judges who have recognized Hartley.

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

Award: Best in Specialty Show
Judge: Mrs. Karen Arends
Show: Lone Star Whippet Club
Date: March 22, 2013

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


Multiple International Best in Show Winner
American/Canadian/Luxembourg/Netherlands Champion

Call Name: Seeker     Breed: Siberian Husky
Owned by: Kiki Courtelis & Kim Ramey-Leblanc
Bred by: Kim Ramey-Leblanc

Sire: Ch. Coventry's Peace Negotiator
Dam: Ch. Davik's Snowmist Ice Fox
Handled by: Frank J. Murphy, AKC Registered Handler

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The New Girl on the Block! Multiple Group Winning SoBe -
America's #1 ACD, All Systems

Call Name: SoBe     Breed: Australian Cattle Dog
Owned by: Joyce Rowland & Kelli McNeil & Heather Warn & Cheryl Kurpas
Bred by: Heather Warn

Award: Herding Group First
Judge: Mr. James R. White
Show: Yosemite Kennel Club
Date: April 6, 2013

Sire: Ch. Carben Copy's Cut the Bull
Dam: GCh. Carben Copy's Lot Lizard
Handled by: Kim and Gigi Griffith, PHA
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Best in Show Winner - Multiple Group Winner

Call Name: Solo    Breed: German Shepherd Dog
Owned by: Priscilla Hays & Brad Hill
Co-Owner: Kathleen Salvucci
Bred by: Kathleen Salvucci - AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: Herding Group Second
Judge: Mrs. Janet Turnage Nahikian
Show: Saw Mill River Kennel Club
Date: March 10, 2013
Sire: Ch. Hayshill's Cole Younger
Dam: Aramists Long Tangoonthenite Myjoy

Handled by: Michael Reed
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Bigger isn't always better, unless it just is...Mister!

Call Name: Mister     Breed: Newfoundland
Owned by: K Kemp and G Griffith
Bred by: Carol Bergmann

Award: Working Group First & Working Group Second
Judges: Mr. Henry (Hank) J. Williams (G1)
& Mr. Clay Coady (G2)
Show: Silver State Kennel Club (1 & 2)
Dates: March 30-31, 2013

Sire: Darbydale's That Would Be Mine
Dam: Ch. Honeylane's Darbydale's I Get Around
Handled by: Kim and Gigi Griffith, PHA

*System/Date: CC Breed System, 2/13


Multiple Group Winning & Placing. #1 Vizsla Bitch-All Breed*
#2 Vizsla-All Breed* - A Top 10 Vizsla Bitch-Breed**

Call Name: Gaia     Breed: Vizsla
Owned by: Dr. Sylvia J. Kerr
Bred by: Dr. Sylvia J. Kerr - AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: Sporting Group Fourth
Judge: Dr. Daniel W. Dowling
Show: Terry-All Kennel Club
Date: April 13, 2013

Sire: Ch. Mehagian's Sizzl'n Hot-N-Spicy CD MH CGC
Dam: Ch. Nyircsaszari Igazanyag JH
Handled by: Diana Wilson

*System/Date: CC All Breed System, 2/13
**System/Date: CC Breed System, 2/13


Best in Specialty Show Winner
Multiple Group Winner

Call Name: Suki     Breed: Kerry Blue Terrier
Owned by: John and Kathleen Garahan
Bred by: Harold Quigg

Award: Terrier Group First
Judge: Mr. Randy E. Garren
Show: Okaloosa Kennel Club
Date: March 1, 2013

Sire: IrisBlu Bommerang
Dam: Montealtos Rainy Day Woman at KopyKats
Handled by: Klayton A. Harris


Multiple Group Winner - Multiple Reserve Best in Show Winner
#2 All Breed & Breed Clumber Spaniel*

Call Name: Eli     Breed: Clumber Spaniel
Owned by: Shelley Miller & Chip Miller, MD
Co-Owner: James Fankhauser
Bred by: Collette Jaynes - AKC Breeder of Merit & Shirley Fankhauser

Award: Reserve Best in Show & Three Sporting Group Firsts
Judges: Mrs. Charlotte P. Patterson (RBIS)
& Mr. Thomas Alexander (G1) &
Mrs. Loraine Boutwell (G1) &
Mr. James R.White (G1)
Shows: Central Iowa KC & Heart Of America KC & Western Pennsylvania KC

Dates: January 2 & March 17 & 30, 2013
Sire: Ch. Wild Cherry's King Of Hearts
Dam: Ch. Nexus Jazzin's Jenga
Handled by: Laura King, AKC Registered Handler & Robin Novack

*System/Date: CC Breed & All Breed System, 2/13

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Another Group Second! Our sincere appreciation to Judge Sulie Greendale-Paveza for this honor.

Call Name: Cookie     Breed: Saint Bernard
Owned by: Linda Baker & Ed Baker

Award: Working Group Second
Judge: Mrs. Sulie Greendale-Paveza
Show: Trap Falls Kennel Club
Date: April 7, 2013

Sire: Ch. Aksala's Aria RN CGC
Dam: Ch. Jamelle's in the Nic of Time
Handled by: Melody Salmi

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GCh. Snowmist's Quidditch Seeker

Christina Freitag (P & D) *Main Photo Only
GCh. Irisblu Mirage*

g griffith (P) Main (Candid) Photo Only
BISS GCh. Kokopelli's SoBe It
GCh. Darbydale's All That And More

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BISS GCh. Kokopelli's SoBe It
GCh. Darbydale's All That And More

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