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America's Top Dog*
Multiple Best in Show Winner
World/French/American Champion
2011 World Show Terrier Group Winner
2012 AKC/Eukanuba National Championship BIS Winner

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

Awards: Best in Show & Terrier Group First
Judges: Ms. Beverly Capstick (BIS) &
Mrs. Judy Webb (G1)
Show: Saratoga New York Kennel Club
Date: August 7, 2013
Sire: Ch. Fyrewyre Fast And Furious
Dam: Fyrewyre Forget-Me-Not

Handled by: Gabriel and Ivonne Rangel
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*System/Date: Dog News Top Ten List 07/13


Cooper is Making a Splash Here in California.
Our Sincere Appreciation to Judge Betty Stites for this Honor.

Call Name: Cooper     Breed: Pharaoh Hound
Owned by: Vickie Harris & La Ree Drolet - Shalimar Pharaohs
Bred by: La Ree Drolet - AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: Hound Group Fourth
Judge: Mrs. Betty Stites
Show: Bahia Sur Kennel Club of Chula Vista
Date: June 16, 2013

Sire: GCh. Shalimar Mercury Rising
Dam: GCh. Shalimar Mia Al Khartoum
Handled by: La Ree Drolet - Breeder/Owner/Handler

*System/Date: AKC Reporting System - All Breed standings, for events processed through 08/08/13


Multiple 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 First
Judge: Ms. Louise Palarik
Show: Monmouth County Kennel Club
Date: May 25, 2013
Sire: Ch. Hayshill's Cole Younger
Dam: Aramists Long Tangoonthenite Myjoy
Handled by: Michael Reed

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Multiple Best in Specialty Show - Multiple Group Winner

Call Name: Geri     Breed: Vizsla
Owned by: Katherine Stookey & Susan Potocik
Bred by: Susan Potocik - AKC Breeder of Merit & Katherine Stookey

Awards: Best in Show &
Sporting Group First
Judges: Mr. Frank J. Washabaugh (BIS) &
Mrs. Lisa Warren (G1)
Show: Pioneer Valley Kennel Club
Date: August 3, 2013

Sire: DC AFC Arsla And Auburn's Sunny Boy MH
Dam: Ch. Cinnabar's Annie Only
Handled by: Cliff Steele

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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

Awards: 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)
Shows: Dan Emmett KC (1 & 2) Penn Ridge KC (1 & 2) & Harrisburg KC
Dates: 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 6 Overall - CC All-Breed System, 07/13


The #1 Black Russian Terrier Bitch*

Call Name: Zoe     Breed: Black Russian Terrier
Owned by: Dr. Victoria Vest & Beverly Sothcott
Bred by: Dana Kellerman & Julie Parker - AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: Working Group First
Judge: Mr. Robert J. Shreve
Show: Jefferson City Missouri Kennel Club
Date: July 5, 2013

Sire: Ch. Setextra Velikaross Pavel
Dam: Ch. Setextra Ain't Misbehavin'
Handled by: Rhanda Glenn

*System/Date: CC Breed System, 07/13


Caeli is on the rise as one of America's Top Portugese Water Dogs.
Our Sincere appreciation to Judges Ms. Joyce Vanek &
Dr. Kenneth A. Doeg for these wins.

Call Name: Caeli     Breed: Portuguese Water Dog
Owned by: Colonel Doug Forsythe & Joanne Forsythe
Bred by: J'Nevelyn Martin & Joanne Forsythe

Awards: Working Group Third &
Working Group Fourth
Judges: Dr. Kenneth A. Doeg (G3) &
Ms. Joyce Vanek (G4)
Shows: Olympic Kennel Club &
Portland Kennel Club
Dates: July 20 & August 18, 2013

Sire: Ch. Ravenbear's Spirit At Tanaki
Dam: Ch. Armada Lady Igraine Helms Alee NA NAJ OF
Handled by: Sammie Lewis, Team Azuma


#1 St. Bernard All Systems
Our thanks to Judges Alberto Berrios and Terry Berrios for these honors.

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

Awards: Working Group First &
Working Group Second
Judges: Mr. Alberto Berrios (G1) &
Mrs. Terry L. Berrios (G2)
Show: Pioneer Valley KC & Cheshire KC
Dates: August 3-4, 2013

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

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#3 All Breed & #5 Breed - Multiple BISS and Group Winner.
In the competitive California Terrier Group a Sincere Thank-You to
Judge Michele Billings

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

Award: Terrier Group Fourth
Judge: Mrs. Michele L. Billings
Show: Contra Costa County Kennel Club "Woofstock"
Date: June 9, 2013

Sire: GCh. Malone Chavez Keepin' The Peace
Dam: Chavez Little Deja
Handled by: Adrian Ghione and Trina Taylor. Assisted by: Kaitilin Kozlowski

*System/Date: AKC Reporting System - Breed & All Breed standings,
for events processed through 08/03/13

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