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Multiple Group & Specialty Winner

Call Name: Liz     Breed: West Highland White Terrier
Owned by: Janie Emerson
Bred by: Janie Emerson

Award: Back-to-Back Terrier Group Firsts
Sire: GCh. Mac-Ken-Char's Superhero
Dam: Ch. Shamrock Chanel No. 5 O'Stoneyhill ROM

Handled by: Courtney Kniola


America's #1 Terrier* - Number 4 Dog Among All Breeds*
The #1 Wire Fox Terrier* - World/French/American Champion

Call Name: Sky     Breed: Wire Fox Terrier
Owned by: Victor Malzoni Jr. & Torie Steele
Co-Owners: Mary and Scott Olund & Diane Ryan
Bred by: A.J. Pertuit Jr. & Betty Seaton

Award: Best in Show
Judge: Mr. Carlos Fernandez-Renau
Show: Santa Barbara Kennel Club
Date: August 26, 2012

Sire: Ch. Fyrewyre Fast And Furious
Dam: Fyrewyre Forget-Me-Not
Handled by: Gabriel and Ivonne Rangel

*System/Date: CC All Breed System, 08/12


The # 1 Old English Sheepdog*

Call Name: Elvis     Breed: Old English Sheepdog
Owned by: Kay Richardson & Jere Marder
Bred by: Jere Marder & Gail Radke - Lambluv.com

Award: Reserve Best in Show
Judge: Mr. Stephen J. Hubbell
Show: Greater Lafayette Kennel Club
Date: September 15, 2012

Sire: Ch. Gambolon Lambluv Tumbelweed
Dam: Ch. Lambluv's The Devine Miss M
Handled by: Jere Marder
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*System/Date: CC All Breed System, 08/12


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

Award: Best in Show
Judge: Col. Joe B. Purkhiser
Show: Prescott Arizona Kennel Club
Date: September 16, 2012

Sire: Ch. Downhome Family Tradition
Dam: Tallyho Joyful
Handled by: Jorge and Susie Olivera
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36 Bests in Show - Canada's #1 Karelian Bear Dog*
The #1 Working Dog* - The #2 Dog Among All Breeds*

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

Award: Best in Show
Judge: Mr. Thomas Alexander
Show: Skaha Kennel Club
Date: September 7, 2012

Sire: Multi Ch. Tsarshadow's The Beserker
Dam: Ch. Kosselon Mimmi
Handled by: Dawne Deeley & Doug Belter
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*System/Date: CanuckDogs.com, 09/19/12


America's Number One Scottish Terrier*
Multiple Best in Show & Best in Specialty Show Winner

Call Name: Betsy     Breed: Scottish Terrier
Owned by: Vandra Huber & Rebecca Cross
Bred by: Vandra Huber & Michael Krolewski

Award: Best in Specialty Show
Judge: Mr. Jon R. Cole
Show: Scottish Terrier Club of Michigan
Date: September 8, 2012

Sire: Ch. Land Rose JP All Right
Dam: Ch. McVan's Fire Starter
Handled by: Rebecca Cross
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*System/Date: CC Breed System, 08/31


O Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo - Here I Am With Oscar Winning the Group.

Call Name: Romeo     Breed: Miniature Bull Terrier
Owned by: Linda Lethin & Giselle Simonds
Bred by: Linda Lethin

Award: Best in Terrier Group Show & Terrier Group First & Terrier Group Second
Judges: Mrs. Judy Webb (BITGS) &
Mrs. Lydia Coleman Hutchinson (G2) &
Mrs. Dawn Hansen (G1)
Show: Group IV Terrier Club of Salt Lake & Bonneville Basin Kennel Association (1 & 2)
Date: September 14-16, 2012

Sire: Ch. Envision Registan Edward
Dam: Kingsmere Rambunctious Watch Me
Handled by: Adrian Ghione & Oscar Quiros


A Top 5 Scottish Terrier*
Our Sincere Appreciation to Joe Walton and Kathi Brown for These Honors.

Call Name: Goodie     Breed: Scottish Terrier
Owned by: William Wallace Kamai
Bred by: Mrs. Angela Beckton (England)

Award: Terrier Group Fourth & Best of Breed
Judges: Mr. Joe C. Walton (G4) &
Ms. Kathi Brown (BOB)
Show: Great Western Terrier Association of Southern California
Date: June 23, 2012

Sire: Eng. Ch. Berry Breeze Illumination
Dam: Eng. Ch. Kentwella Karamel By Glengracie
Handled by: Bergit Coady Kabel &
Hans Kabel

*System/Date: CC All Breed System, 08/12

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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 & Sporting Group First
Judges: Mr. David M. Krogh (BIS) &
Mr. Edd E. Bivin (G1)
Show: Simi Valley Kennel Club
Date: August 24, 2012

Sire: Ch. Oakley's Cigar
Dam: Ch. Oakley's Fate
Handled by: Bruce and Tara Schultz

*System/Date: CC All Breed System, 08/12


The Dog Days are Not Over, Adrian & Rider Continue Their Hot Streak.
#5 American Staffordshire Terrier*

Call Name: Rider     Breed: American Staffordshire Terrier
Owned by: Giselle Simonds & Adrian Ghione
Bred by: Benny and Michelle Blackowl-Chavez

Award: Terrier Group Third
Judge: Mrs. Dawn Hansen
Show: Bonneville Basin Kennel Association
Date: September 16, 2012

Sire: GCh. Malone Chavez Keepin' The Peace
Dam: Chavez Little Deja Vue
Handled by: Adrian Ghione

*System/Date: AKC Reporting System - Breed standings, for events processed through 8/31/12


A Top 10 Cairn Terrier*
Thank you Judge Lowell Davis for this honor.

Call Name: Riley     Breed: Cairn Terrier
Owned by: Bill Rothe & Gay Rothe
Bred by: Ann F. Kerr

Award: Best of Breed
Judge: Mr. Lowell K. Davis
Show: Raleigh Kennel Club
Date: September 2, 2012

Sire: Ch. Cairnbrae Keeper's Son McDuff
Dam: Cairnbrae's Pirate's Booty
Handled by: Tracy Szaras & Luiz Abreu

*System/Date: CC Breed System, 08/12


Our thanks to Judges Mrs. Vicki Abbott and Mr. James White for these honors.

Call Name: Jack     Breed: Golden Retriever
Owned by: David and Michelle Jorden
Bred by: Steve and Joanne Scott

Award: Sporting Group Fourth &
Best of Breed
Judge: Mrs. Vicki L. Abbott (G4) &
Mr. James R. White (BOB)
Show: Cabrillo Kennel Club
Date: September 2, 2012

Sire: GCh. Quailwood Mountain Odessey
Dam: Ch. Scotts 24k Genesis Won Won
Handled by: Tiffany Saxon

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Multiple Group Winner - #1 Owner Handled** & #4 Airedale Terrier in America*
Thanks to Judges Roger and Paula Hartinger & John Ward for These Placements

Call Name: Cosmo     Breed: Airedale Terrier
Owned by: Robert L. and Cheryl L. Buffalo & Fernando Salas & Anne V. Curtis
Bred by: Fernando Salas & Edward Gualtieri & Anne V. Curtis

Award: Two Terrier Group Seconds & Terrier Group Third
Judges: Mr. Roger R. Hartinger (G2, Pictured) &
Mrs. Paula Hartinger (G3) & Mr. John (Tom) Ward (G2)

Show: Altoona Area Kennel Association (1 & 2) & Tioga County KC
Date: August 19 & September 8-9, 2012

Sire: Ch. Timberwyck Maximum Overdrive
Dam: Ch. Victorianne Cosmopolitan
Handled by: Fernando Salas

*System/Date: CC AKC National Championship Rankings, 07/31
**System/Date: Based on Independent Records for Airedale Terriers

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