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National Specialty Winner • Multiple Group Winner

America's #7 Herding Dog
The #1 Spanish Water Dog All-Systems*

Thank you Judge Mr. David L. Anthony for this Group First

Call Name:  Jango    Breed:  Spanish Water Dog
Owned by: Faith Ott & Janet Rahn
Bred by: Linda Schelle & Linda Kardonis

Award:  Herding Group First
Judge:  Mr. David L. Anthony
Show:  Mountaineer Kennel Club
Date:  April 28, 2017

Sire:  Timber Oaks Go For The Gold CM
Dam:  Lija Timber Oak Blame Ria
Handled by: Nina Fetter
*System/Date: AKC All-Systems 4/17

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The Number One Australian Shepherd All-Systems*
MBIS MBISS GCHG Catalina's Master Of Illusion

America's #5 Herding Dog*

Thank you Judges Mrs. Karen Wilson, Mrs. Rosemary Shoreman,
Mrs. Judith Brown & Mrs. Patricia Trotter for these honors

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

Award:  Best in Show, Reserve Best in Show
& Back-to-Back Herding Group Firsts
Judges:  Mrs. Karen Wilson (BIS), Mrs. Rosemary Shoreman (RBIS)
Mrs. Judith Brown (G1) & Mrs. Patricia Trotter (G1)
Show:  Mississippi Valley KC & Missouri Rhineland KC
Date:  June 3-4, 2017

Sire:  Peppertree's Magic by Moonlight
Dam:  CH Catalina Come Sail Away
Handled by: Laurie Jeff Greer

 AKC All-Systems 4/17


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Best in Show Winner • Best in Specialty Show Winner
BIS BISS GCHS Cordell's Potential Unlocked CGCA

America's #1 Ridgeback Breed & All-Breed*

Thank you Judges Mr. Gutenberg Vilar de Queroz Soares,
Mr. Robert Stein, Mr. Edward Hall
& Ms. Celeste Gonzalez for these recent awards

Call Name:  Winston   Breed:  Rhodesian Ridgeback
Owned by: Josephine Baruch-Tucker
Bred by: Muriel & Dennis Wood •  [email protected]

Award:  Hound Group 1, Two Hound Group 2's
& Hound Group 3
Judges:  Mr. Gutenberg Vilar de Queroz Soares (G1)
Mr. Robert Stein (G2), Mr. Edward Hall (G2)
& Ms. Celeste Gonzalez (G3)
Show:  Greater Hickory KC (1 & 2),
Fayetteville KC  & Ashville KC
Date:  June 1-10, 2017

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

*System Date: AKC All-Systems 4/17


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Multiple Group Winner • Multiple Specialty Winner
GCHS Traleigh Tenacity

America's #2 Keeshond*

Thank you Judges Heather Myers, Tim Malueg,
Keith Olsen & Olga Gagne for recognizing Jimmy

Call Name:  Jimmy    Breed:  Keeshond
Bred & Owned by: Traci Wasser

Award:  Top Keeshond Event Winner & Non-Sporting Group 3
Judges:  Ms. Heather Myers, Mr. Tim Malueg,
Mr. Keith Olsen & Ms. Olga Gagne (G3)
Show:  Keeshond Club Of America & Huntington Valley KC
Date:  May 25 and June 3, 2017

Sire:  GCHG Daimler's Cavier Dreams
Dam:  GCH KJ's Purrsonal Opinion
Presented by: Traci Wasser

*System Date: AKC Breed System 4/17


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Group Winning • Best in Specialty Show Winning
 GCHB Rose Mountain's Stelor Gunpowder and Glitz

The Youngest GSPCA Top 25 Winner

Thank you Judges Mr. Paul D. Catterson, 
Mrs. Debbie L. Melgreen,
Ms. Patty Crowley & Mrs. Betsy Yates for recognizing
Bella at the GSPCA National Specialty

Call Name: Bella    Breed:  German Shorthaired Pointer
Owned by:  Tiffany Cessna and Barbara Van Blarcum
Bred by:  Barbara Van Blarcum and Raymond Scarth

Award: Top 25 Winner, Award of Merit,
Sporting Group 1 & Two Sporting Group 2's
Judges:  Mr. Paul D. Catterson, Mrs. Debbie L. Melgreen,
Ms. Patty Crowley, Mrs. Betsy Yates (AOM), Mrs. Mary Ann Alston (G1),
Ms. Bettyann Hale (G2) & Mr. Richard Powell (G2)
Show:  Carroll KC, Delaware Water Gap KC,  Monticello NY KC,
GSPCA Regional Specialty Supported Entry & GSPCA National Specialty
Date:  October 30, 2016 - May 5, 2017

Sire:  GCHG Stelor's Royalty Remembered
Dam:  GCHB Edelmarke Blaze Of Glory
Presented by: Melissa Hungerford


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The Anatolian Team to Watch!
 GCH Karaboudjan's Valley Of Fire

4 Bests of Breed • Back-to-Back Supported Entry Wins

Thank you Judges Mr. Philip K. Freilich, Mrs. Deborah J. Wilkins,
Mr. Robin L. Stansell & Mr. Henry J. Williams for these honors

Call Name:
Rowdy      Breed:  Anatolian Shepherd Dog
Owned by:  Amy and Ray Pong
Bred by:  Janet Dotson • AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: 4 Bests of Breed
Judges:  Mr. Philip K. Freilich, Mrs. Deborah J. Wilkins,
Mr. Robin L. Stansell & Mr. Henry J. Williams
Show:  Yosemite KC (1 & 2) and
Contra Costa County KC (1 & 2)
Date:  June 8-11, 2017

Sire:  CH IslandFarms Kensington
Dam:  CH Sakarya's Its A Charmed Life Shameran
Presented by: Robert Scott


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Multiple BIS • Multiple BISS  • Two Time Select Excellent
GCHG Stuttgart's Single Action Army V Hammersmith TC OFA


Thank you Judges Ms. Barbara Ann Langlois, Mr. Lee Brown,
Mr. William Daugherty, Mrs. Cathy Daugherty
& Mrs. Lesley Hiltz for recognizing Cowboy

Call Name:
Cowboy      Breed:  German Shepherd Dog
Owned & Handled by:  Anya Vasilis Dobratz
Bred by:  Irene Hause & Leslie Dancosse

Award: Best in Show, Reserve Best in Show
& 3 Herding Group Firsts
Judges:  Mr. Lee Brown (BIS), Ms. Barbara Ann Langlois (RBIS), 
Mr. William Daugherty (G1), Mrs. Cathy Daugherty (G1)
& Mrs. Lesley Hiltz (G1)
Show:  Northlake KC of Greater Covington &
Riverside West KC of Greater New Orleans (1 & 2)
Date:  June 2-4, 2017

Sire:  GCH Kysarah's Ashkin For Trouble
Dam:  CH Stuttgart's Madison Avenue



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Around the Ring at Woofstock • 10 Year Anniversary! 
June 8-11, 2017
Photos Courtesy of Diana Han : Nor Cal Bulldogger
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Photo & Design Credits

InFocus by Miguel (P & D) • infocusbymiguel.com

Downey Photography (win photo)
Amber Jade Photography (candid) • dogs.amber-jade.com
Antoinelle WWG (D)


CC Photography (win photo)
Vincent Photography (candid)
Web Design by Niome (D) • www.webdesignbyniome.com

Evasuik Custom Design (D & Candid) • evasuikcustomdesign.photoreflect.com
Paul's Photography (win photo)

The Winning Image (win photo)
Jen Milani • Showtime Design (D) • www.showtimedesign.com

Diana Han: Nor Cal Bulldogger (Candid)
Kit Photography (win photos)
Antoinelle WWG (D)

Luis F. Sosa Photography (P)
Antoinelle WWG (D)



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