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#1 Canaan Dog All Systems—Top Twenty Herding Dog
3 Bests in Show, 27 Group Wins with over 150 Group Placements
Top Winning Canaan Dog in Breed History!

Call Name: Magnum     Breed: Canaan Dog
Owned by: Pamela Rosman & Richard Vulliet, DVM
Bred by: Donna Dodson - AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: Herding Group First
Judge: Ms. Gloria Kerr
Show: Sierra-Tuolumne Kennel Club
Date: July 21, 2013

Sire: Ch. Lahat Me Shaar Hagai
Dam: Ch. Jealou Hum'nbird Whoopedoo
Handled by: Bruce and Tara Schultz


Multiple Best in Show & Best in Specialty Show Winner

Call Name: Heidi     Breed: Parson Russell Terrier
Owned by: Kiki Courtelis & Dana Bryson-Benn & Joyce Wilkinson

Award: Reserve Best in Show
Judge: Mrs. Susan St. John-Brown
Show: Crab Orchard Kennel Club
Date: August 3, 2013
Sire: Ch. Thunder Hill Soul Journey
Dam: Ch. Rednock Honey Bunch

Handled by: Dana Bryson
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FCI/PR Jr./SICALAM Jr. 2012/Las Am. & Carib Jr./FCPR Pan. Am./AKC Grand Champion
America's Number One* French Bulldog Bitch
Multiple Back to Back Group Winner

Call Name: Freda    Breed: French Bulldog
Owned & Bred by: Patricia Hearst Shaw

Award: Back-to-Back Non-Sporting Group Firsts & Non-Sporting Group Fourth & Three Bests of Breed
Judges: Mr. Kent H. Delaney (G1) &
Dr. Gerard C. Penta (G1) &
Mr. Edd E. Bivin (BOB & G4) &
Mrs. Connie S. Clapp (BOB) &
Ms. Rita Holloway (BOB)
Show: Dan Emmett KC (1 & 2) & Penn Ridge KC (1 & 2) & Harrisburg KC
Date: July 26-27 & August 9-11, 2013

Sire: GCh. Idefix De La Parure
Dam: Ch. Illustre De La Parure
Handled by: Jodi Longmire

*System/Date: Number 4 Overall - Dog News Top Ten List All-Breed System 06/13


Multiple Best of Breed & Multiple Group Placement

Call Name: Ali     Breed: Pug
Owned by: Kiki Courtelis & Kim Harpole & Dana Bryson-Benn
Bred by: Patti Nash & Patt Kolesar & Michelle Macrae

Award: Best of Breed
Judge: Mr. Norman L. Patton
Show: Louisville Kennel Club
Date: March 15, 2013

Sire: Ch. Xoe's Cassius Clay
Dam: Ch. Pinkk Here's Look N At U
Handled by: Dana Bryson-Benn

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Call Name: Selena     Breed: Havanese
Owned by: Dr. Stephen and Mrs. Patricia Lucas & David and Darlene Scheiris & Jane Chavez
Bred by: Jane Chaves & David and Darlene Scheiris - AKC Breeders of Merit

Award: Best of Breed
Judge: Dr. Robert D. Smith
Show: Havanese Club of America National Specialty
Date: August 10, 2013

Sire: BIS BISS Am. GCh./Can. Ch. Gingerbred Yukon Jack Desiderio
Dam: Ch. That's Right Out of the Box
Handled by: David J. Scheriris


"Go Ask Alice, I Think She'll Know."

Call Name: Alice     Breed: Italian Greyhound
Owned by: Debbie Wolfenbarger & Camille Bakker
Bred by: Camille L. Bakker

Award: Toy Group First
Judge: Ms. Carolyn I. Alexander
Show: South Bay Kennel Club
Date: August 10, 2013

Sire: Ch. Loranne Gimmi A Sign Flosi
Dam: Ch. KC's Little Black Dress
Handled by: Debbie Wolfenbarger


Our thanks to Judges Mrs. Ann Hearn, Mrs. Murrel Purkhiser,
Mr. David Alexander, and Mr. Joe Walton for these Honors.

Call Name: B.RO     Breed: Standard Poodle
Owned by: Wendy Fotheringham Penn
Bred by: Andrew Castro & Wendy Penn - AKC Breeder of Merit

Awards: Non-Sporting Group First & Two Non-Sporting Seconds & Non-Sporting Group Third
Judges: Mrs. Ann D. Hearn (G1) &
Mrs. Murrel Purkhiser (G2) &
Mr. David A. Alexander (G2) &
Mr. Joe C. Walton (G3)
Show: Fort Steuben Kennel Association & Columbia County KC & Beaver County KC & Mahoning Shenango KC
Dates: August 1-4, 2013

Sire: Ch. Law & Order ByReQuest
Dam: Ch. Pave Say What You Mean ByReQuest
Handled by: Chelsay Paul-Grubb &
Nick Grubb


Bergi, kicking off her specials career by winning breed over top ranked specials. Our thanks to Judge Mrs. Janet Robinson for this Honor.

Call Name: Bergi     Breed: Norwegian Buhund
Owned by: Vali Eberhardt
Bred by: Vali Eberhardt (425) 281-0864, JOTUNN NORWEGIAN BUHUNDS

Award: Best of Breed
Judge: Mrs. Janet H. Robinson
Show: Nisqually Kennel Club
Date: August 10, 2013

Sire: Gnipagrottans Jezze James
Dam: Jotunn Anja Kola
Handled by: Trevor Lewis, Team Azuma
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#2 Weimaraner Dog* - Multiple Group Winner
Special thanks to Judges Mr. William Russell, Col. Joe B Purkhiser and
Mr. Robert Stein for these most recent honors.

Call Name: JD     Breed: Weimaraner
Owned by: Mindy Wilson & Nathan Lane - Tripawd Weimaraners
Bred by: Marla Kertzman & Ken Corallo

Awards: Back-to-Back Sporting Group Firsts & Best in Specialty Show
Judges: Mr. William R. Russell (G1) &
Col. Joe B. Purkhiser (G1) &
Mr. Robert Stein (BISS)
Shows: Inland Empire Kennel Association (1 & 2) & Willamette Weimaraner Club
Dates: July 13-14 & 19, 2013

Sire: Ch. Valmar's Hot Streak UDX3 OM6 RN
Dam: Ch. Diamond MK Peach Springs
Handled by: Tony Carter
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*System/Date: CC All Breed System, 6/13

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GCh. Foxbend Colour Me More
Ch. Tupelo P'nash I am the Greatest Careva

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M. Wilson Photography (P & D)
BISS Gold GCh. & Canadian Ch. Diamond MK The Eagle Has Landed
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BISS Am.GCh./Can. Ch. That's Adorabull's Dreaming of You

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Ch. Jotunn Gnipa Bergitta

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