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Starting Strong in 2012!

Call Name: Timmy     Breed: Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Owned by: John and Barbara Ioia & Carol and Kate Rose and Darlene Petralia
Bred by: Kate Rose & Darlene Petralia & Carol Rose and Dr. John Ioia - AKC Breeders of Merit

Award: Toy Group Second
Judge: Mr. Frank J. Washabaugh
Show: The Kennel Club of Buffalo
Date: January 14, 2012

Sire: Ch. Sanickro Magic Star 
Dam: Ch. Karlee's Into The Mystic
Handled by: Karen Mammano


2011 #1 Terrier - Top Twenty Among All Breeds* - #1 Wire Fox Terrier**
2011 National Best in Specialty Winner - 17 Bests in Show - GWTA of SoCa BISS, 6/25

Call Name: Eira     Breed: Wire Fox Terrier
Owned by: Torie Steele & Mary Ann Roma
Bred by: Torie Steele

Award: Best in Show
Judge: Mrs. Glenda P. Dawkins
Show: Central Florida Kennel Club
Date: December 16, 2011

Sire: Ch. Galsul Excellence 
Dam: Ch. Ironhill's Jitterbug
Handled by: Gabriel & Ivonne Rangel
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*System/Date: 2011 Final Statistics
**System/Date: 2011 Final Statistics, Breed and All Breed Standings



Call Name: Simon     Breed: Miniature Bull Terrier
Owned by: Marilyn Jacobs-Foxbriar Kennels & Andrey Klishas & Elisabeth Feuz
Bred by: Claudie Lauber & Elisabeth Feuz

Sire: Enyor Warrior From Margins 
Dam: Anirella's I'm so Pretty

Handled by: Jorge & Susie Olivera


Best in Show Winner - Best in Specialty Show Winner
Multiple Best of Breed Winner

Call Name: Kid     Breed: Lhasa Apso
Owned by: Xeralane Kennel & Susan Giles & Mary Vaden &
Wendy Harper & Muriel Wolverton
Bred by: Xeralane Kennel

Award: Best in Show
Judge: Mr. Joe C. Walton
Show: West Oahu Kennel Club
Date: January 22, 2012

Sire: Ch. Xeralane's Rock Star 
Dam: Xeralane's Victory Cheer
Handled by: Susan Giles

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Jen & Jas 2012

Call Name: Jas     Breed: Shih Tzu
Owned by: L. Sarah Lawrence, Chatterbox
Bred by: Jill Petillo & Jennifer Miller

Sire: GCh. Krissy's Malibu Dreams 
Dam: Krissy's Savvy Dream

Handled by: Jennifer Miller-Farias


Call Name: IDAR     Breed: Norwegian Buhund
Owned by: Dawne Deeley - TSARSHADOW PERM REG'D & Karin Klouman - KYON REG'D
Bred by: Karin Klouman - KYON REG'D

Award: Best of Breed
Judge: Ms. Charlotte Clem McGowan
Show: Oakland County Kennel Club
Date: January 22, 2012

Sire: Nor/Can Ch. Vaulartun's Tomba Kimura 
Dam: Can Ch. Kyon's Freidige Tora
Handled by: Doug Belter, PHA (in the U.S.)
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Thank you Mr. Kittredge for this exciting group placement.

Call Name: Indy     Breed: Field Spaniel
Owned by: Sue Ellen Thornhill & Becki Hirschy & Stacy Snyder
Bred by: Julie Sharbo & Eric Sharbo

Award: Sporting Group Third
Judge: Mr. David L. Kittredge
Show: Western Reserve Kennel Club
Date: December 18, 2011

Sire: Ch. CT Calico's Hot Pursuit Del Prado 
Dam: Ch. Wolftree's Nevada Gem TD RA OA
Handled by: Stacy Snyder

*System/Date: All Systems 2011 & 2010


Multiple Group Winner & Top Ten Vizsla 2011*

Call Name: Hardy     Breed: Vizsla
Owned by: Susan Nakamura
Bred by: Susan Nakamura - AKC Breeder of Merit

Sire: Am/Can Ch. Rheingold Loge Hamilton 
Dam: Am/Can Ch. Suzu N Aristotle's Sisi JH CGC

Handled by: Patty Crowley - 203-565-5257

*System/Date: 2011 Final Statistics, Breed & All Breed

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Call Name: Brick     Breed: Australian Cattle Dog
Owned by: Joyce Rowland & Dee McNeil & Kelli Watkins
Bred by: Heather Warn & Tracy Carlton

Award: Herding Group First
Judge: Mrs. Francine W. Schwartz
Show: Tacoma Kennel Club
Date: January 16, 2012

Sire: Ch. Kurpas' Hunker Down 
Dam: Ch. Cc's Hard On The Ticker
Handled by: Kim Griffith, PHA

*System/Date: 2011 Final Statistics


A Clean Sweep for Izzy and Phoebe in Palm Springs

Call Name: Izzy & Phoebe     Breed: Australian Terriers
Owned by: Kreg B. Hill & William I. Christensen
Bred by: Kreg B. Hill & William I. Christensen

Award: Best of Breed & Best of Opposite & Best Brace in Show
Judge: Ms. Britta Roos-Borjeson
Show: Desert Empire Terrier Club of Southern California
Date: January 6, 2012

Sire: Ch. Quentin Christhill RN CDX (Izzy) & Ch. Marble Arch Mystic Star Chance (Phoebe) 
Dam: Ch. Dreamtime's Zoe Christhill CD RN (Izzy) & Ch. P.S. Roxbury Christhill CD RN (Phoebe)
Handled by: Carlos Carrizo


Cam is Off and Running in 2012!

Call Name: Cam     Breed: Brittany
Owned by: Chris Robinson & Leslie Robinson & Katherine Sullivan
Bred by: Herbert Harrison and Donna Harrison and Louise Brown - AKC Breeders of Merit

Award: Sporting Group Fourth
Judge: Mrs. Claire (Kitty) K. Steidel
Show: Pasco Florida Kennel Club
Date: January 16, 2012

Sire: Ch. Dualan Marsport Supercharger 
Dam: Ch. Zax Chilcote Dixieland Big Oak
Handled by: David and Jennifer Harper


Australian import Draven begins 2012 with four consecutive
breed wins and two group thirds! Thank you to all the judges.

Call Name: Draven     Breed: Siberian Husky
Owned by: Sara and David Rafferty & Samantha Hulme & Katrina Fisher
Bred by: Katrina Fisher

Award: Two Working Group Thirds
Judges: Dr. Richard Greathouse & Mr. John L. Ronald
Show: Northern Neck KC of Va. & Chesapeake KC of Va.
Date: January 12 & 15, 2012

Sire: Canyonlands Storm Rising (Australian) 
Dam: Canyonlands Blue Bayou (Australian)
Handled by: Lisa. L. Hall

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#5 Rough Collie*

Call Name: Mick     Breed: Rough Collie
Owned by: Rosemary George
Bred by: Robert E. Hawkins Jr.

Award: Best of Opposite Sex
Judge: Mrs. Dorothy N. Collier
Show: 2011 AKC/Eukanuba National Championship
Date: December 18, 2011

Sire: Kingsmark The Rest O' The Story 
Dam: Lynloch Adelita Rose
Handled by: Nick Joines, Sunway Presentation

*System/Date: 2011 Final Statistics, Breed Standings


Canada's #5 Sporting Dog* and multi BIS and BISS winner in 2011!
Nicky's making his mark in the USA in 2012!

Call Name: Nicky     Breed: Gordon Setter
Owned by: Lisa D. Summers
Bred by: Mary Ann Leonard - AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: Sporting Group Second
Judge: Mr. Norman L. Patton
Show: Oakland County Kennel Club
Date: January 22, 2012

Sire: Ch. NCM's Chairman of the Board 
Dam: Ch. Sastya Sundance Free to Be Me JH
Handled by: William Alexander

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No. 1 IG for 2011* - No. 11 Toy* (BDIC System)
No 1 IG of all time (in a single year wins) in Canadian history**

Call Name: Foenix     Breed: Italian Greyhound
Owned by: John Voyager
Bred by: John Voyager

Award: Award of Excellence
Judge: Miss Maxine Beam
Show: 2011 AKC/Eukanuba National Championship
Date: December 18, 2011

Sire: Ch. Dandy Du Domain De Chanteloup 
Dam: Am/Can Ch. Donatela Angel
Handled by: John Voyager

*System/Date: Best Dog in Canada
**System/Date: Canine Review, July 2011


Call Name: FiFi     Breed: Doberman Pinscher
Owned by: Jocelyn Mullins & Kevin Mullins & Suzy Lundy & Dick Lundy
Bred by: Jocelyn Mullins & Kevin Mullins

Award: Three Bests in Show
Judges: Mr. Carle Gene Leipmann & Mr. Dana P. Cline & Mr. William (Bill) P. Shelton
Show: Tualatin KC (1 & 2) & Dog Fanciers Association of Oregon
Date: Janaury 19-22, 2012

Sire: Ch. Foxfire's All Star 
Dam: BISS Ch. Protocol's American Dream
Handled by: Jocelyn Mullins
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*System/Date: 2011 Final Statistics

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GCh. Steele Your Heart
Ch. Kyon's Bold Norseman
GCh. Xeralane's Kid Rock

Ethan & Co. (D)
Ch. WenShu's Sheza Dream
GCh. Suzu's Hard Nut to Crack

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GCh. Carben Copy If The Shoe Fits

Kit Rodwell (P)
GCh. ABQ San Isidro Christhill

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GCh. Protocol's Veni Vidi Vici

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