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AKC Weekly Winners Gallery
See All the Dogs in this Issue, from Events through May 20, 2012
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The Essence of the Maltese

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

Sire: Ch. White Field Here Comes Trouble
Dam: Richelieu American Beauty

Handled by: L. Sarah Lawrence


17 Bests in Show - Canada's #1 Karelian Bear Dog*
The #3 Working Dog* - The #9 Dog Among All Breeds*

Call Name: Kosto     Breed: Karelian Bear Dog
Owned by: Olli Rahi
Co-Owner: Doug Belter
Bred by: Dawne Deeley - AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: Best in Show
Judge: Mr. Mel Saranchuk
Show: K-W Kennel Club
Date: May 19, 2012

Sire: Multi Ch. Tsarshadow's The Beserker
Dam: Ch. Kosselon Mimmi
Handled by: Dawne Deeley & Doug Belter
Kosto on Facebook, ShowKarelians.com

*System/Date: CanuckDogs.com, 05/22/12


Call Name: Chet     Breed: Harrier
Owned by: Joe Sanchez
Bred by: Susan Stacy Lowder - AKC Breeder of Merit & Ken Nell & Miriam Nell

Award: Back-to-Back Hound Group Firsts
Judge: Dr. Ronald I. Spritzer (G1) & Ms. Denny C. Mounce (G1)
Show: Mt. Palomar Kennel Club
Date: May 19-20, 2012

Sire: Ch. Downhome Family Tradition
Dam: Tallyho Joyful
Handled by: Susie & Jorge Olivera
Design By Melody

*System/Date: CC All Breed System, 4/12



Call Name: Solo     Breed: German Shepherd Dog
Owned by: Priscilla Hays & Brad Hill
Co-Owner: Kathleen Salvucci
Bred by: Kathleen Salvucci - AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: Three Herding Group Firsts
Judge: Mr. Thomas W. Coen (G1) & Mr. Charles L. Olvis (G1) & Mr. Jon R. Cole (G1)
Show: New Brunswick KC & Central New York KC & Bronx County KC
Date: March 24-30, 2012

Sire: Ch. Hayshill's Cole Younger
Dam: Aramists Long Tangoonthenite Myjoy
Handled by: Michael Reed
HayshillShepherds.com Solo on Facebook infocusbymiguel.com

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Those who remember the Doberman will never forget Jackson.

Call Name: Jackson     Breed: Doberman Pinscher
Owned by: Dr. Anthony DiNardo & Mrs. Sheila DiNardo
Bred by: Dr. Anthony DiNardo & Mrs. Sheila DiNardo & Ann White

Award: Best in Show
Judge: Dr. Robert Indeglia (BIS) &
Mr. P. Levi Marsman (G1)
Show: Springfield Kennel Club
Date: April 20, 2012

Sire: Ch. Alex De Akido San
Dam: Ch. Cambria's Victoria's Secret
Handled by: Gwen DeMilta

*System/Date: *All Systems
**DSP Top 10 All-Breed Rating as of May 15, 2012


Multiple Best of Breed Winner – Group Placing

Call Name: Leila     Breed: Weimaraner
Owned by: Bradley Rosenberg, MD & Jo Ann Rosenberg
Bred by: Dean and Felicia R. Langwiser - AKC Breeders of Merit

Award: Back-to-Back Best of Opposite Sex
Judge: Mr. Robert L. Robinson (BOS) & Mrs. Billie Hayes (BOS)
Show: Valley of the Sun Weimaraner Club
Date: April 5, 2012

Sire: Ch. Top Hat's Big Wave Surfer
Dam: Ch. Schattenberg's L.A. Woman
Handled by: Pam Lambie & Lynda O'Connor, PHA & AKC Reg. Handler
Leila on Facebook, infocusbymiguel.com



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

Award: Best in Show
Judge: Ms. Connie Redhead
Show: Klamath Dog Fanciers
Date: May 12, 2012

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

*System/Date: CC System, 4/12


From Russia, with Love,
To Love at FIRST sight.

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

Award: Best in Show
Judge: Mrs. Toby B. Frisch (BIS) &
Ms. Peggy L. Lloyd (G1)
Show: Baytown Kennel Club
Date: April 27, 2012

Sire: Enyor Warrior From Margins
Dam: Anirella's I'm So Pretty
Handled by: Jorge & Susie Olivera

*System/Date: *CC All Breed System, 4/12

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Back-to-Back Toy Group Seconds

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: Back-to-Back Toy Group Seconds
Judge: Mr. Melvin Beech (G2) &
Mrs. Joan E. Beech (G2)
Show: Ravenna Kennel Club
Date: May 12-13, 2012

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


#1 English Setter* – Top 10 Among All Breeds**

Call Name: Dazzle     Breed: English Setter
Owned by: Donald Jensen & Georjean Jensen (Pamir, Reg.) & Erik Strickland &
Jennifer Strickland
Bred by: Jim Jannard & Paula Dempsey - AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: Best in Show
Judge: Dr. Lee Anthony Reasin (BIS) & Mrs. Nancy Liebes (G1) & Mrs. Marilyn Little (BOB)
Show: Mt. Palomar Kennel Club
Date: May 19, 2012

Sire: Ch. Oakley's Cigar
Dam: Ch. Oakley's Fate
Handled by: Tara Schulz

*System/Date: *CC Breed & All Breed Systems, 4/12
**AKC Reporting System - All-Breed Competition, for events processed through May 4, 2012


She's the Hot Ticket!
New to the game, Elle is already a top 20 All Breed Border Collie*

Call Name: Elle     Breed: Border Collie
Owned by: John Burgess
Bred by: Ronni Delay - AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: Herding Group Fourth
Judge: Mrs. Andre B. Schoen
Show: Columbia Missouri Kennel Club
Date: March 11, 2012

Sire: GCh. Borderfame Signature
Dam: Ch. Majestic Summerwood Trim
Handled by: John Burgess

*System/Date: CC All Breed System, 4/12


# 2 Japanese Chin* - Marcel appreciates his win at Nationals!
Flash - Toy Dog Fanciers of No. San Diego County BISS Winner

Call Name: Marcel     Breed: Japanese Chin
Owned by: Felicia M. Cashin & Jennifer Stevens & Maripi Wooldbridge
Co-Owners: I. Watt & D. Anderson
Bred by: I. Watt & D. Anderson

Award: Best of Breed - National Specialty
Judge: Mrs. Sari Brewster Tietjen
Show: Japanese Chin Club of America National Specialty
Date: May 1, 2012

Sire: Pucara Whizzkid for Sangria
Dam: Shantallah Kayuki at Nisyros
Handled by: Jenny Wornall

*System/Date: CC All Breed System, 4/12

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#1 Male Wire Fox Terrier*
Multiple Group & Specialty Winner

Call Name: Butch     Breed: Wire Fox Terrier
Owned by: Joyce and Steve Hanson
Bred by: Joyce and Steve Hanson

Award: Terrier Group First
Judge: Mrs. Barbara Dempsey Alderman
Show: St. Louis Dog Breeders Association
Date: May 4, 2012

Sire: Ch. Cheviot's Aston Martin
Dam: Ch. Gordon's Apple of Our Eye
Handled by: Leonardo Garcini &
Jody Paquette

*System/Date: CC Breed & All Breed Systems, 4/12


#2 Alaskan Malamute*
Our thanks to all the judges who recognized our homebred boy with breed wins and group placements.

Call Name: Tycho     Breed: Alaskan Malamute
Owned by: Karyn Colman & Jari Nirhamo
Bred by: AKC Breeders of Merit: Karyn Colman & Jari Nirhamo

Award: Back-to-Back Working Group 4's
Judge: Mr. Charles L. Olvis (G4) & Ms. Rita J. Biddle, Esq. (G4)
Show: Genesee County Kennel Club
Date: May 19-20, 2012

Sire: Ch. Alcan's Master of the Hunt
Dam: BISS GCh. Nyrakym Skywalker Samaljankan
Handled by: Karyn Colman

*System/Date: *CC Breed System, 4/12

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Multi Int'l. Ch. Tsarshadow's I Speak of War
GCh. Pine Hill's Payday of Hayshill
GCh. Surfcity It Had To Be You

Ethan & Co. (D)
Ch. Richelieu's Here Comes Trouble Again
Ch. D's Remember When
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GCh. Carben Copy's If The Shoe Fits

Melody L. Falcone (D)
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