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Best in Specialty Show Winner

Call Name: Pinglan     Breed: Cairn Terrier
Owned by: Victor Malzoni Jr. & Elisabeth Theodorsson
Bred by: Elisabeth Theodorsson

Award: Best in Specialty Show
Judge: Mrs. Cate Elizabeth Cartledge
Show: Cairn Terrier Club of Northern California
Date: February 18, 2012

Sire: Danjou's Armani
Dam: Hjohoo's Hjo Are One Of A Kind
Handled by: Gabriel and Ivonne Rangel


The Essence of the Maltese

Call Name: KENO     Breed: Maltese
Owned by: L. Sarah Lawrence & Judy E. McQuiston
Bred by: Pat Keen-Fernandes & Judy E. McQuiston

Award: Toy Group First
Judge: Mrs. Murrel Purkhiser
Show: WallKill Kennel Club
Date: February 25, 2011

Sire: Ch. White Field Here Comes Trouble
Dam: Richelieu American Beauty
Handled by: L. Sarah Lawrence


The Number One Buhund in Canada*

Call Name: Tomba     Breed: Norwegian Buhund
Owned by: Karin Klouman & Wally Barr & Dawne Deeley
Bred by: Arvid Gorgen Stueland (Norway)

Award: Herding Group Second
Judge: Ms. Kim Ramey LeBlanc
Show: Ontario Breeders Association (Can.)
Date: February 18, 2012

Sire: Kimura's Didrik
Dam: Vaulartun's Kaisa
Handled by: Rebecca McCauley
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*System/Date: Canuckdogs.com, 3/7/12



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. Jacqueline L. Stacy
Show: Sahuaro State Kennel Club
Date: February 4, 2012

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

*System/Date: 2011 Final Statistics

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Multiple Group Winner

Call Name: Solo     Breed: German Shepherd Dog
Owned by: Priscilla Hays & Brad Hill & Kathleen Salvucci
Bred by: Kathleen Salvucci

Award: Herding Group Second
Judge: Mrs. Cathy H. Daugherty
Show: Elm City Kennel Club
Date: February 18, 2012

Sire: Ch. Hayshill's Cole Younger
Dam: Aramists Long Tangoonthenite Myjoy
Handled by: Michael Reed
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A Top Winning Vizsla
Multiple Group Winning

Call Name: Geri     Breed: Vizsla
Owned by: Katherine Stookey & Susan Potocik
Bred by: Susan Potocik - AKC Breeder of Merit & Katherine Stookey

Award: Back-to-Back Bests of Breed
Judge: Mrs. Sue Goldberg & Ms. Britt
E. Jung
Show: Maryland Sporting Dog Association
Date: March 3 & 4, 2012

Sire: DC AFC Arsla And Auburn's Sunny
Boy MH
Dam: Ch. Cinnabars Annie Only
Handled by: Adam Bernardin


A Top Five Greater Swiss Mountain Dog*

Call Name: LUKE     Breed: Greater Swiss Mountain Dog
Owned by: Joanne Schottinger & Pamela Cosner
Bred by: Rita Rimler & Pamela Cosner

Award: Two Bests of Breed
Judge: Mrs. Judy L. Vanderlip & Ms. Betty Regina Leininger
Show: Golden Valley Kennel Club (1 & 2)
Date: November 25-26, 2011

Sire: Ch. Rippling Waters Justus
Dam: Ch. Trout Creek's Dunluce O'Conerstone
Handled by: Stephen & Linn Cabral
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*System/Date: CC All Breed System, 1/12


Cam swung through Hub City for a Group 1.
Thank you Dr. Keating for this honor.

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

Award: Sporting Group First
Judge: Dr. Steve Keating
Show: Greater Hattiesburg Kennel Club
Date: February 25, 2012

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

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LITTERMATES with Same-Day Placements

Call Name: T.T. (left) & Kissie (right)     Breed: Lhasa Apso
Owned by: Jeanne G. Hope & Cindy J. Butsic
Bred by: Cindy Butsic & Jeanne Hope

Award: Non-Sporting Group First (T.T.) & Non-Sporting Group Fourth (Kissie)
Judges: Ms. Carolyn A. Herbel (T.T.) & Mrs. Peggy Haas (Kissie)

Handled by: Cindy J. Butsic (T.T.) - Breeder/Owner/Handler & Jeanne G. Hope (Kissie) - Breeder/Owner/Handler

*System/Date: CC Breed System, 1/12


Quincy starts his specials career as #3 Newf in Breed*,
#9 in All Breed** and with a Group 1!

Call Name: Quincy     Breed: Newfoundland
Owned by: Susan Mendleson & Todd Bennett & Steven Petsch
Bred by: Brenda Miele Soares & Dejah Petsch and Steven Petsch - AKC Breeders of Merit

Award: Working Group First
Judge: Ms. Sharol Candace Way
Show: First Company Governor's Foot Guard Athletic Association
Date: February 19, 2012

Sire: Ch. Tempest's Pouch Cove In The Black ROM
Dam: BISS Ch. Tempest's Bella Donna CD DD WD CGC ROM
Handled by: Karen Hansen

*System/Date: CC Breed System, 1/12
**System/Date: CC All Breed System, 1/12

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Ch. Hjohoo's Just The Way Hjo Are
Ch. Vaulartun's Tomba Kimura
Gch. Pine Hill's Payday Of Hayshill
Gch. Cornerstone's Cool Hand Luke

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Ch. Richelieu's Here Comes Trouble Again
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GCh. Carben Copy's If the Shoe Fits

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GCh. Cinnabar's Sasco Finale
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