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Multiple International Best in Show Winner
American/Canadian/Luxemburg/Netherlands Champion

Call Name: Seeker     Breed: Siberian Husky
Owned by: Kiki Courtelis & Kim Ramey-Leblanc
Bred by: Kim Ramey-Leblanc

Sire: Ch. Coventry's Peace Negotiator
Dam: Ch. Davik's Snowmist Ice Fox
Handled by: Frank .J Murphy, AKC Registered Handler

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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: Mrs. Patricia V. Trotter
Show: Auld Lang Syne Dog Association
Date: December 8, 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 12/12/12


17 Herding Group Wins, Over 100 Group Placements
First Bronze GCh. Canaan Dog, Magnum Raises The Bar!

Call Name: Magnum     Breed: Canaan Dog
Owned by: Pamela Rosman & Richard Vulliet, DVM
Bred by: Donna Dodson - AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: Herding Group First
Judge: Mrs. Melanie D. Williams
Show: Greater Sierra Vista Kennel Club
Date: November 19, 2012

Sire: Ch. Lahat Me Shaar Hagai
Dam: Ch. Jealou Hum'nbird Whoopedoo
Handled by: Bruce and Tara Schultz


The Top Winning Black Russian Terrier in AKC Breed History!*

Call Name: Zil     Breed: Black Russian Terrier
Owned by: Donna Patterson
Bred by: Wayne Woicek & Pat Woicek

Award: Two Working Group Seconds & Working Group Fourth
Judges: Mr. Robert J. Shreve (G2) &
Ms. Sharol Candace Way (G2) &
Mrs. Dorothy N. Collier (G4)
Show: Tyler Texas KC (1 & 2) & Douglasville KC of Georgia
Date: October 13-19, 2012

Sire: Ch. Malahovskiy Non Stop
Dam: U-CDX Ch. Anjushka Taras Sarja UD RE AXP AJP CGC
Handled by: David Harper & Shelby Roberts

*System/Date: Based on Independent Records

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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. David Bolus
Show: Central Ohio Kennel Club
Date: November 18, 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, 10/12


Winner of 2 BIS BBE in the IABCA
After ONLY four weekends out this year, Wellington is #3 Australian Terrier* & #6 All Breed**

Call Name: Wellington     Breed: Australian Terrier
Owned by: Elaine Strid & Linda DeMartine
Bred by: Elaine Strid

Award: Best of Breed - National Specialty
Judge: Ms. Peggy Beisel-McIlwaine
Show: Australian Terrier Club of America
Date: June 1, 2012

Sire: BISS GCh. Blackback Firefly
Dam: GCh. Roachans Live & Let Fly at Red Sky
Handled by: Elaine Strid

*System/Date: CC Breed Standings, 10/12
**System/Date: CC All Breed Standings (Australian Terriers), 10/12


#1 Saint Bernard* Wins Another Group Second.
Our Thanks to Judge Sulie Greendale-Paveza for this Honor.

Call Name: Aristocrat     Breed: Saint Bernard
Owned by: Ed and Linda Baker
Bred by: Michele and Jack Mulligan

Award: Working Group Second
Judge: Mrs. Sulie Greendale-Paveza
Show: Worcester County Kennel Club
Date: December 2, 2012

Sire: Ch. Aksala's Arie CGC TD
Dam: Ch. Jamelle's in the Nic of Time
Handled by: Melody Salmi

*System/Date: CC All Breed System, 10/12


#1 Harrier All Systems
#2 Hound**

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

Award: Three Bests in Show
Judges: Mrs. Michele L. Billings & Mr. Chuck Winslow & Mr. Adrian W. Woodfork
Show: Greater Clark County KC (1 & 2) & Starved Rock KC
Date: December 7-9, 2012

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

*System/Date: Based on independent records.
**System/Date: CC All Breed System, 10/12

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Multiple Group Placements

Call Name: Marlo     Breed: Vizsla
Owned by: Cathy Cline & Preston Lane & Marcia Folley & Stephen Cabral
Bred by: Marcia Folley & Brooke Counts

Award: Sporting Group Second
Judge: Mrs. Carol Esterkin
Show: San Joaquin Kennel Club
Date: November 25, 2012

Sire: Ch. Classic Dr Robert Hutchinson
Dam: Ch. Classic Centre Of Attention
Handled by: Stephen M Cabral, AKC Registered Handler
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Call Name: Bomber     Breed: English Setter
Owned by: Mary Martha Dorward
Bred by: Dean and Sandy Miller & Cheryl Heithaus & Brenda Fischer

Award: Sporting Group First
Judge: Mr. Henry (Hank) J. Williams
Show: San Luis Obispo Kennel Club
Date: November 18, 2012

Sire: Ch. Honeygait Wilsonlake on the Rocks
Dam: Ch. Palisades Vison of Xo-Lence
Handled by: Carlos Carrizo


Busy Izzy Buzzes the Beehive State

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

Award: Terrier Group Second & Terrier Group Fourth
Judges: Mr. David A. Alexander & Mrs. Judy Webb
Show: Group IV Terrier Club of Salt Lake (1 & 2)
Date: September 13-14, 2012

Sire: Ch. Quentin Christhill RN CDX
Dam: Ch. Dreamtime's Zoe Christhill CD RN
Handled by: Carlos Carrizo


#1 Saint Bernard* - Our Sincere Appreciation to Judges Stan and
Joan Zielinski, Victoria Jordan & Angela Porpora for these honors.

Call Name: Denver     Breed: Saint Bernard
Owned by: Martin Glover & Mlynn Smith & Bill and Nancy Boman
Bred by: Mlynn Smith

Award: Three Working Group Firsts &
Best in Specialty Show
Judges: Mr. Stan A. Zielinski (G1) & Ms. Victoria M. Jordan (G1) & Mrs. Joan M. Zielinski (BISS) & Ms. Angela J. Porpora (G1)
Show: St. Bernard Club of Greater San Jose & Wine Country KC (1 & 2) & Whidbey Island KC
Date: November 9-18, 2012

Sire: Ch. New Sage Lucas II Lasquite
Dam: Lasquite's Litany V Garland
Handled by: Martin Glover

*System/Date: AKC Reporting System - Breed standings, for events processed through 11/21/12

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Sometimes Boys Want to Have Fun Too!
Rider & Adrian Receive Back-to-Back Group Placements!

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

Award: Back-to-Back Terrier Group Thirds
Judges: Mr. Dennis McCoy &
Mr. Randy E. Garren
Show: Greater Miami Dog Club (1 & 2)
Date: December 8-9, 2012

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


#1 Tibetan Terrier Breed Points* & #1 Bitch All Breed Points**
1st Tibetan Terrier to achieve Gold GCh. Status

Call Name: Mika     Breed: Tibetan Terrier
Owned by: Susan Carr & Gary Carr & Robert Hennings
Bred by: Susan Carr & Gary Carr - AKC Breeder of Merit

Sire: BIS BISS Am./Can Ch. Exclibur's Sticks N Stones CD ROM
Dam: Ch. Salishan's I'm No Angel ROM

Handled by: Clifford Steele

*System/Date: CC Breed System, 2011 Final Statistics & 10/12
**System/Date: CC All Breed System, 10/12

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Ch. Snowmist's Quidditch Seeker
Multi Int'l. Ch. Tsarshadow's I Speak of War
Am/Can GCh. Lambluv's Gambolon Blue Thunder
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MBIS GCh. Downhome HiTech Innovator

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Multi Int'l. Ch. Tsarshadow's I Speak of War

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