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Multiple Best in Show Winning • Multiple Best in Specialty Show Winning
AM GCHP CAN GCH Nanook's This Girl Is On Fire


Thank you BIS Judge Mrs. Anne Katona 
& Group Judge Mr. James Frederiksen for these honors

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

Awards:  Best in Show & Working Group First
Judges:  Mrs. Anne Katona (BIS) & Mr. James Frederiksen (G1)
Show: Western Carolina Dog Fanciers Association
Date:  April 22, 2018

Sire:  MBIS AM CAN CH Mistral de Ciukci
Dam:  Nanook's Spit Fire & Lace
Presented by: Laura King & Robin Novack
Assisted by: Alex Romero


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Multiple best in specialty show winning • group winning
GCHG Trout Creek's Written Onna Star RN JHD HTADs


Thank you Judges Mr. Warren Hudson, Dr. Donald Gill
& Mrs. Rosemary Leist for recognizing Nash 

Call Name:
 Nash   Breed: Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
Owned by: Allison Allen & Bonnie Huett
Bred by: Bonnie Huett • Trout Creek GSMD

Awards:  Working Group 1, Working Group 3 & Working Group 4
Judges:  Mrs. Rosemary Leist (G1), Mr. Warren Hudson (G3) & Dr. Donald Gill (G4)
Shows:  Linn County KC (1 & 2) and Shasta KC
Dates:  February 23 - March 16, 2018

Sire:  NBISS CH Windrider A Timbet HIT CGC CD CDT NWPD ROM
Dam:  GCH Trout Creek's You're On JDH ROM
Presented by: Luke & Rowan Baggenstos PHA
*System Date: AKC Breed & All-Breed Stats Through 3/31/18


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Multiple Best in Show • Multiple Best in Specialty Show
GCHP Catalina's Master Of Illusion

2018 USASA National Specialty Best of Opposite Sex

Thank you Judge Thomas W. Coen for this incredible honor

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 of Opposite Sex
Judge:  Mr. Thomas W. Coen
Show: United States Australian Shepherd Assoc. National Specialty 
Date:   April 28, 2018

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


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Multiple Group Winning • 2018 Westminster Best of Breed Winner

The Number One Shiba Inu Bitch*

Thank you Judge Mr. Guy Jeavons for this honor

Call Name:
 Dori   Breed:  Shiba Inu
Owned by: Leslie Ann Engen & Cheryl Mamiya
Bred by: Leslie Ann Engen

Award:  Non-Sporting Group 1
Judge:  Mr. Guy Jeavons
Show: Palouse Hills Dog Fanciers
Date:  April 21, 2018

Sire:  GCH San Jo Jay-Z
Dam:  CH San Jo Abeline
Presented by: Cheryl Mamiya
*System Date: AKC Breed & All-Breed Stats Through 3/31/2018


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Multiple Best in Specialty Show Winning
GCHS Willamette's Lookout Catching Fire

The #2 German Wirehaired Pointer All-Breed*

Thank you Judges Mrs. Murrel Purkhiser, Mr. Robert Stein,
Mr. Jay Richardson & Mr. Dana P. Cline for these recent awards

Call Name:
 Katniss   Breed:  German Wirehaired Pointer
Owned & Presented by: Dr. Anita Tate
Bred by: Lisa Popescu, Octavian Popescu, Helen Witt & James Witt

Awards:  NOHS Best in Show, NOHS Reserve Best in Show
& 2 NOHS Sporting Group Firsts
Judges: Mrs. Murrel Purkhiser (NOHS BIS), Mr. Robert Stein (NOHS RBIS)
Mr. Jay Richardson (NOHS G1) & Mr. Dana P. Cline (NOHS G1)
Shows: Mid-Del-Tinker KC & Claremore KC of Oklahoma
Date:  March 30 - April 1, 2018

Sire:  GCH Ripsnorter's Mt View Lookout JH
Dam:  Willamette's Zorra RA JH CGC
*System Date: AKC All-Breed Stats Through 3/31/2018


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2018 Westminster Kennel Club Best of Breed Winner
GCHB Alp Angel's Faggia Dell'Albera CGC

The Number One Bergamasco All-Systems*

Thank you Judge Ms. Joy S. Brewster for this recent group placement

Call Name:
 Faggia   Breed:  Bergamasco Sheepdog
Owned & Bred by: Jeanine & Joe Dell'Orfano • Alp Angel Bergamascos

Award:  Herding Group 2
Judge:  Ms. Joy S. Brewster
Show: Troy Kennel Club
Date:  April 7, 2018

Sire:  Alp Angel's Cosimo Dell'Albera
Dam:  CH Bergische Bergmasker Amira
Presented by: Amanda Shea •  www.sheamankennels.com
*System Date: AKC Breed & All-Breed Stats Through 3/31/2018


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Around the Ring: Cherry Blossom Cluster • Timonium, MD
Columbia Terrier Assoc. of MD, Old Dominium KC of Northern Virginia
& Baltimore County KC
April 20-22, 2018

Photos Courtesy of Diana Han: Nor Cal Bulldogger Photography

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

Lisa Croft-Elliott (candid) • www.eyefordogs.com
CC Photography (win photo) • Antoinelle WWG (D) • winshot@akc.org

Cook Photography & Roberts Photos (win photos)
Antoinelle WWG (D) • winshot@akc.org

Jeffrey Hanlin Photography (P)
Antoinelle WWG (D) • winshot@akc.org

Roberts Photos (win photo) • 2018 AKC: David Woo (candid)
Antoinelle WWG (D) • winshot@akc.org

Melia Photography (win photos) • Antoinelle WWG (D) • winshot@akc.org


John Ashbey Photography (win photo) • Antoinelle WWG (D) • winshot@akc.org
Diana Han: Nor Cal Bulldogger Photography (candid) • norcalbulldogger@gmail.com



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