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English Setter National Specialty Award of Merit Recipient
GCH Esthete's The Bard Of Avon BN RA SH NA NAJ NF

Off to a great start in 2016 and looking forward to 2017!

Call Name: Shakespeare    Breed: English Setter
Owned by: Jill Warren and Jennifer Necker
Bred by: Jill Warren, Linda Stebbins & Lanore Matter ~ AKC Breeders of Merit

Award: Sporting Group Second
Judge: Mrs. Delores Burkholder
Show: Arrowhead Kennel Club
Date: November 26, 2016

Sire: GCH Esthete's Topsails VJK London BN RA OA OAJ NF
Dam: GCH Esthete's The Queen of Everything CDX BN RE JH AX AXJ NAP NJP OF
Handled by: Carlos Carrizo
Assisted by: Sonoho Yamada


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The Number One Male Australian Shepherd*
BISS MBIS GCHG Catalina's Master of Illusion

Looking forward to a MAGICAL 2017!

Thank you Judges Mrs. June A. Penta, Ms. Kristen L. Francis
& Ms. Dianne P. Miller for awarding Copper in Orlando

Call Name: Copperfield    Breed: Australian Shepherd
Owned by: Katherine & Tom Lee, and Joyce Siddall
Bred by: Joyce Siddall ~ AKC Breeder of Merit & Bailey Pauman

Award: Herding Group Second & Three Bests of Breed
Judges: Mrs. June A. Penta (G2 & BOB), Ms. Kristen L. Francis (BOB)
& Ms. Dianne P. Miller (BOB)
Show: Space Coast KC, Brevard KC & Sunshine State Herding Assoc.
Date: December 13-16, 2016

Sire: Peppertree's Magic by Moonlight
Dam: Ch. Catalina Come Sail Away 
Handled by: Laurie Jeff Greer
*System/Date: CC All-Systems 12/16


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Group Winning & Multiple Group Placing
GCH Cordell's Potential Unlocked CGCA

Award of Excellence at the AKC National Championship
presented by Royal Canin

Thank you Judge Mr. Frank Kane for this recognition!

Call Name: Winston    Breed: Rhodesian Ridgeback
Owned by: Josephine Baruch-Tucker
Bred by: Muriel & Dennis Wood • mwood350@mac.com

Award: Award of Excellence
Judge: Mr. Frank Kane
Show: AKC Royal Canin National Championship
Date: December 17, 2016

Sire: GCH Hunter's Ridge Sure Shot by Kwetu
Dam: Cordell's Driving Me Crazy Ms Daisy Of Hunter's Ridge
Exclusively handled by: Frank J. Murphy


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GCH Koradox Pramada's Dealers Choice

Reserve Best in Show for Casino & Carlos!

Thank you to Judges Mrs. Melanie D. Williams
& Mr. David R. Miller for these Honors

Call Name: Casino   Breed: Standard Longhaired Dachshund
Owned by: Jane Ahnger, Thomas Sikora and Margaret E. Peat
Bred by:
 Thomas Sikora and Margaret E. Peat

Award: Reserve Best in Show & Hound Group First
Judges: Mrs. Melanie D. Williams (RBIS) & Mr. David R. Miller (G1)
Show: Malibu Kennel Club
Date: December 12, 2016

Sire: GCH Briarmist BushRanger
Dam: CH Pramada's She's So California at Koradox
Presented by: Carlos A. Carrizo • AKC Registered Handler


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Multiple Best in Show Winner • Multiple Best in Specialty Show Winner
MV-1 GCHS Haines Abel For Queans CD RA BN CGC TT

 The #4 All-Breed and #6 Breed Rottweiler*

Thank you Judge Ms. Diane R. Landstrom
for awarding Abel in Orlando

Call Name: Abel   Breed: Rottweiler
Owned by: Jill Kessler-Miller and Yolanda Gallardo
Bred by: Robert Haines & Christy Haines

Award: Best of Breed
Judge: Ms. Diane R. Landstrom
Show: Space Coast Kennel Club
Date: December 13, 2016

Sire: CH Nighthawks Born For Highwood CD RA
Dam: CH Da-Cars Vom Rococo Haines
Presented by: Jeannie Tappan
*System/Date: CC All-Systems 12/16

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Spyglass's Ring of Fire

Multiple Best of Breed Winner in Limited Showing!

Thank you Judges Mr. Donavon Thompson, Ms. Nikki Riggsbee
Ms. Margaret S. Wilson & Mr. Joe Lobb for recognizing Milo

Call Name: Milo  Breed: Portuguese Water Dog
Owned by: Susan and Tom Johnson, Clemencia Rasquinha
Bred by: Susan and Tom Johnson, Barbara and Scott Henley
AKC Breeders of Merit

Award: Two Bests of Winners & Two Bests of Breed
Judges: Mr. Donavon Thompson (BOW), Ms. Nikki Riggsbee (BOW),
Ms. Margaret S. Wilson (BOB) & Mr. Joe Lobb (BOB)
Show: Kenosha Kennel Club (1 & 2)
& Coulee Kennel Club (1 & 2)
Date: September 10 - November 13, 2016

Sire: GCHB Driftwood's You Ain't Seen Nothin' Yet CD BN RN NAP NJP
Dam: CH Spyglass's OH ZO Kissable CGCA
Handled by: Alyssa Janiszak


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2016 AKC National Championship Presented by Royal Canin
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