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A Top Herding Dog • National Specialty Winner


Thank you Judge Mr. Roger R. Hartinger for this recent 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. Roger R. Hartinger
Show:  Upper Potomac Valley Kennel Club
Date:  October 22, 2017

Sire:  Timber Oaks Go For The Gold CM
Dam:  Lija Timber Oak Blame Ria
Presented by: Nina Fetter
*System Date: AKC Breed, All-Breed & Group Stats Through 9/30/17
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The #1 Rhodesian Ridgeback All-Systems & #6 Hound*
MBIS MBISS GCHG Cordell's Potential Unlocked CGCA


Thank you Judge Ms. JoAnne Buehler for this honor

Call Name:  Winston   Breed:  Rhodesian Ridgeback
Owned by: Josephine Baruch-Tucker
Bred by: Muriel & Dennis Wood

Award:  Hound Group First
Judge:  Ms. JoAnne Buehler
Show: Kennel Club of Anne Arundel
Date:  October 25, 2017

Sire:  GCHS Hunter's Ridge Sure Shot By Kwetu
Dam:  Cordell's Driving Me Crazy Ms. Daisy of Hunter's Ridge
Presented by: Frank J. Murphy
*System Date:
 AKC Breed, All-Breed & Group Stats Through 9/30/17


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Multiple Group Winning & Placing
RBIS GCH Bodnath Jigme

The Number One All-Breed Lhasa Apso*

Thank you Judges Mrs. Nancy Amburgey,
Mr. David Alexander,  Mr. John Wade, Mr. Lewis Bayne
& Mrs. Kimberly Meredith-Cavanna for these awards!

Call Name:
 Ziggy   Breed:  Lhasa Apso
Owned by: Cassandra & Raul de la Rosa • Olympia, WA
Bred by: Elaine King

Award:   Reserve Best in Show, Non-Sporting Group 1
Non-Sporting Group 2 & Two Non-Sporting Group 4's
Judges:  Mrs. Nancy Amburgey (RBIS), Mr. David Alexander (G1),
Mr. Lewis Bayne (G2), Mr. John Wade (G4)
& Mrs. Kimberly Meredith-Cavanna (G4)
Show:  Lizard Butte KC (1 & 2) and  Vancouver KC (1 & 2)
Date:  October 12 - 29, 2017

Sire:  GCHS Suntory Beastie Boy
Dam:  CH Bodnath Alexandra
Handled by: Cassandra de la Rosa
*System Date: AKC All-Breed Stats Through 9/30/17


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Multiple NOHS Best in Show • Multiple Best in Specialty Show
 MBISS GCH Tzo Wen N Xin Jin's Unique Vintage

The #1 Owner-Handled CSP Bitch*

Thank you Judges Mrs. Sulie Greendale-Paveza &
Ms. Dorothy B. Taylor for recognizing Caché

Call Name:
 Caché   Breed:  Chinese Shar-Pei
Owned & Handled by: Tammy Bohlke & Barbara Ann Lavere

Award:  NOHS Best in Show & Best in Specialty Show
Judges:  Mrs. Sulie Greendale-Paveza (NOHS BIS)
& Ms. Dorothy B. Taylor (BISS)
Show: Berkshire Spur Chinese Shar-Pei Club
& Onondaga Kennel Association
Date:  November 13, 2016 - September 28, 2017

Sire:  CH Asias The Big Easy
Dam:  CH Tzo Wen N Xiao Mai I'll Have Another
*System Date:
 AKC NOHS Stats Through 10/11/17 • Tie


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One of america's Top 10 Working Dogs*
 MBIS MBISS GCHS Sharin Nick Of Dynasty RC

In a Best of Breed Entry of 180 Specials

Thank you to Breeder-Judge Mr. Bart Miller

Call Name:
 Nick   Breed:  Siberian Husky
Bred & Owned by: Hsu Wen (Ron) Tang • Dynasty Siberians of China

Award:  Best of Opposite Sex
Judge:  Mr. Bart Miller
Show: 2017 Siberian Husky Club Of America National Specialty 
Date:  October 28, 2017

Sire:  GCHS Kontoki's Isaiah Little Prayer For You
Dam:  CH Aiki Merak Of Dynasty RC
Presented by: Michael & Michelle Scott
*System Date:
 AKC Group Stats Through 9/30/17
Follow Nick's Journey: NICK


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Multiple Best in Specialty Show Winning • Multiple Group Placing
 GCHS Snowy Mountains Norman Invasion At Redrock NWPD WPD

America's Number 6 Swissy Scores
ANOTHER Best in Specialty Show!

Thank you Judge Mrs. Sharon C. Smith for this honor!

Call Name:  Norman   Breed:  Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
Owned by: Jennifer Logan & Steven Borst
Bred by: Norman & DaLena Christensen ~ AKC Breeders of Merit

Award:  Best in Specialty Show
Judge:  Mrs. Sharon C. Smith
Show:  Del Valle Dog Club of Livermore
Date:  October 22, 2017

Sire:  GCH Cordillera's Journeyman Kai NWPD
Dam:  GCH Snowy Mountain's Echo RN NDD ROM
Presented by: Kyle Hennefer
*System Date: AKC All-Breed Stats Through 9/30/17


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Multiple Best in Specialty Show Winning • Multiple NOHS Best in Show Winning
 CH Tatelands Twighlight Of Erin CA

Celebrating One AMAZING Weekend!
NOHS BEST IN SHOW, 2 Non-Sporting Group 1's
and 2 NOHS Non-Sporting Group 1's!

Our sincere appreciation to Judges Mr. Gary Doerge,
Mr. James G. Reynolds, Mr. Walter Sommerfelt
& Mr. Dana P. Cline for recognizing Bella

Call Name: 
Bella     Breed:  Dalmatian
Owned & Bred by: Dr. Anita Tate & Sharon Lyons
Presented by:  Dr. Anita Tate

Award:  NOHS Best in Show, Two Non-Sporting Group Firsts 
& Two NOHS Non-Sporting Group Firsts
Judges:  Mr. Gary Doerge (NOHS BIS & G1) Mr. James G. Reynolds (G1)
Mr. Walter Sommerfelt (NOHS G1) & Mr. Dana P. Cline (NOHS G1)
Show:  Clarksville Kennel Club (1 & 2)
Date:  October 21 - 22, 2017

Sire: GCHS Enchanted Hart Down N Dirty
Dam:  GCH Erin's Enough Said AX AXJ TKN


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Multiple Group Placing
 MBVIS GCHS De La Vega Heir Apparent


Thank you to Judges Mrs. Cindy Meyer &
Mr. Daniel Dowling for these honors!

Call Name: 
Gordy    Breed:  Golden Retriever
Owned, Loved & Handled by: Sandra Nordstrom & Katie Bernardin
Bred by:  Yvonne Herrera, Jane Meyers & Erika Bigott

Award:  2 Best Veterans in Show
Judges:  Mrs. Cindy Meyer & Mr. Daniel Dowling
Show:  Queensboro Kennel Club (1 & 2)
Date:  October 27 - 28, 2017

Sire: CH Nautilus Purple Passion
Dam:  CH De La Vega Sweet Home Alabama


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Around the Ring at the Western Roundup!
City of Industry, CA • November 4 - 5, 2017

Photos Courtesy of Diana Han: Nor Cal Bulldogger

Dog People

Weekly Closing Dates

Closing Dates for AKC Shows Offering AKC National Owner Handler Series
Learn More about the AKC Breeder of Merit Program
Photo & Design Credits

Kurtis Photography (win photo)
Infocus by Miguel (D & P) • www.infocusbymiguel.com

Vincent Photography (candid)
Melody Falcone Photo & Design (D) • mlf.designs@gmail.com

Roberts Photography (P)

Antoinelle WWG (D) • winshot@akc.org

Jen Milani: Showtime Design (D & P) • showtimedesign.com


Festiva Photography (candid)
Melody Falcone Photo & Design (D) • mlf.designs@gmail.com

Callea Photography (win photos)
Jen Milani: Showtime Design (D) • showtimedesign.com

K. Booth Photography (win photo)
Antoinelle WWG (D) • winshot@akc.org

Dave McCurley Photography (P)
Antoinelle WWG (D) • 



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