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The #8 Herding Dog • National Specialty Winner

The Number One Spanish Water Dog*

Thank you Judge Ms. Cheryl Paterson 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: Ms. Cheryl Paterson
Show: Saginaw Valley Kennel Club
Date: April 8, 2017

 Timber Oaks Go For The Gold CM
Dam: Lija Timber Oak Blame Ria
Handled by: Nina Fetter
 AKC All-Systems & Herding Dog System 3/17

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#1 All-Breed Siberian Husky • #4 Working Dog • #12 Dog Among All-Breeds*
MBIS MBISS AM GCHG CAN GCH Nanook's This Girl Is On Fire

The Journey Continues for America's All-Time
Best in Show Winning Siberian Husky Bitch

~ We honour the past and look forward to the future ~
Thank you Judges Mrs. Gloria Geringer & Mr. James Frederiksen
for this Amaze'n honour & RECORD BREAKING day!

Call Name: Amaze  Breed: Siberian Husky
Owned by: Correen F. Pacht, Marc Ralsky & Annette Dionne
Bred by:
 Annette Dionne

Award: Best in Show & Working Group First
Judges: Mrs. Gloria Geringer (BIS) & Mr. James Frederiksen (G1)
Show: Paducah Kennel Club
Date: April 8, 2017

 MBIS AM CAN CH Mistral de Ciukci
Dam: Nanook's Spit Fire and Lace
Handled by: Laura King & Robin Novack
Assisted by: Alex Romero
*System Date:
 AKC All-Systems 3/17

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Multiple Best in Show • Multiple Reserve Best in Show • Multiple Best in Specialty Show
GCHG Blossomhil's Topsfield Sanchu A Little Princess

America's Number One Basset Hound*

Thank you Judges Mrs. Patricia Ulloa, Mr. Richard Paquette,
Mr. James Frederiksen & Mr. Randy Garren for these recent awards

Call Name: Sweetpea  Breed: Basset Hound
Bred & Owned by: Sukey Shor ~ AKC Breeder of Merit
Co-Owned by: Claudia Orlandi & Claire (Kitty) Steidel ~ AKC Breeders of Merit

Award: Hound Group First and 3 Hound Group Seconds
Judges: Mrs. Patricia Ulloa (G1), Mr. Richard Paquette (G2),
Mr. James Frederiksen (G2) & Mr. Randy Garren (G2)
Show: Douglasville KC of Georgia, Valdosta KC and Chief Solano KC (1 & 2)
Date: April 12-23, 2017

Sire: GCH Topsfield Maredge Earl Grey
Dam: GCH Blossomhil's Mamma Mia
Handled by: Mike Stone
Assisted by: Camille Bakker
*System Date: AKC Breed Stats 3/17


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

 America's Number One Ridgeback*

Our Sincere Gratitude to Judges Mrs. Ann D. Hearn &
Mr. Joe C. Walton for these Honors

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

Award: Reserve Best in Show & Hound Group First 
Judges: Mrs. Ann D. Hearn (RBIS) & Mr. Joe C. Walton (G1)
Show: Western Carolina Dog Fanciers Association
Date: April 23, 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-Breed Stats 3/17


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The Number One Male Cardigan Welsh Corgi*
 BIS MBISS GCHG Glasshouse 3C Touch Not The Cat


Thank you Judges Mrs. Murrel Purkhiser &
Col. Joe Purkhiser for this incredible honor

Call Name: Utter    Breed: Cardigan Welsh Corgi
Owned & Bred by: Lori Frost • Glasshouse Cardgians
AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: Best in Show & Herding Group First
Judges: Mrs. Murrel Purkhiser (BIS) & Col. Joe Purkhiser (G1)
Show: Fond Du Lac County Kennel Club
Date: April 23 2017

Sire: CH Coedwig 3C's Indigo Jasper
Dam: Yardican Ifly
Presented by: M'Kayla Stahr • Mstahr12@msn.com
*System Date: AKC All-Systems 3/17


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Multiple Group Winning & Placing
BISS GCHG High Mountain Crack Shot

The Number One Smooth Fox Terrier*

Thank you Judges Ms. Audrey Lycan , Ms. Anne Barlow
Mrs. Gale Young & Mr. John Wade for these recent awards

Call Name:
 Annie   Breed: Smooth Fox Terrier
Owned by: Carolyn and Richard Snavely & Linda Nelson
Bred by: Martin and Pat Kralik & Schuler Nelson  ~ AKC Breeders of Merit

Award: Reserve Best in Show & 3 Terrier Group Firsts
Judges: Ms. Audrey Lycan (RBIS), Ms. Anne Barlow (G1)
Mrs. Gale Young (G1) & Mr. John Wade (G1)
Show: Garden City Kansas Kennel Club (1-3)
Date: March 3-5, 2017

Sire: AM GCH AUS Supreme CH Clayco High Mtn Rattlin Bones
Dam: GCH Foxterity Warfox Bel Canto
Presented by: Monica Lamontagne PHA
*System Date: AKC Breed System 3/17


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Multiple Group Placing
MBISS GCHB Busy B's Quitara

The #1 All-Breed Spinone & #1 Spinone Bitch All-Systems*

Thank you Judge Dr. Severino Tagliaferri for this award

Call Name:
 Q    Breed: Spinone Italiano
Owned by: David & Holly Howe Forbes & Talor Forbes
Bred by: Bob & Birdie Nelson • AKC Breeders of Merit

Award: Best in Specialty Show
Judge: Dr. Severino Tagliaferri
Show: Spinone Club of America Parent Club Specialty
Date: April 5, 2017

Sire: Busy B's Islander Ilario MH
Dam: CH Busy B's Luck Be A Lady JH
Always Owner/Handled by: Holly Howe Forbes or Talor Forbes
*System Date: AKC All-Systems 3/17


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Multiple Group Winning & Placing
BIS GCHS Simpatica Smooth Operator


Thank you Judges Ms. Peggy L. Lloyd, Mr. Terry Stacy
& Mrs. Jacqueline L. Stacy for this memorable weekend!

Call Name:
 Sade   Breed: Brussels Griffon
Bred & Owned by: Patricia and Michael Holzkopf
Breeder-Owner-Handled by: Patricia Holzkopf

Award: 3 Toy Group Firsts
Judges: Ms. Peggy L. Lloyd, Mr. Terry Stacy & Mrs. Jacqueline L. Stacy
Show: Bloomington Indiana KC (1 & 2) and Terre Haute KC
Date: April 21-23, 2017

Sire: GCH Huntwood's Slick Moves
Dam: GCH Knolland Intrigue



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Around the Ring at the Kennel Club of Yorkville
Saturday April 8, 2017 
Photos courtesy of Canine Candids by Lynda 

Dog People

Weekly Closing Dates

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Learn More about the AKC Breeder of Merit Program
Photo & Design Credits

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


Lisa Croft-Elliott Photography (Candid)
Don Meyer Photography (win photo)
Antoinelle WWG (D)

Madelyn Goss: Visual Graphxs (D) • www.visualgraphxs.com
Warren Cook Photography (P)

Niome Dubois (D) • www.webdesignbyniome.com

Photo by Vincent (candid)

Photos by Susan (win photo)

Antoinelle WWG (D)

Karen Evasuik Custom Design (D & Candid) • evasuikcustomdesign.photoreflect.com
Dan Pearson Photography (win photo)

Meyer Photo by Rick (win photo)

Antoinelle WWG (D)

Kim Booth Photography (P)
Antoinelle WWG (D)



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