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America's #1 Terrier* - World/French/American Champion
2011 World Show Terrier Group Winner

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: Mrs. Sari Brewster Tietjen
Show: Kennel Club of Palm Springs
Date: January 5, 2013
Sire: Ch. Fyrewyre Fast And Furious
Dam: Fyrewyre Forget-Me-Not

Handled by: Gabriel and Ivonne Rangel
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*System/Date: CC All Breed System, 01/13


Magnum wins at Westminster!
First Canaan Dog in History to Place in Group at the Garden

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

Award: Herding Group Fourth &
Best of Breed
Judges: Mr. Charles E. Trotter (G4) &
Mr. Rick Gschwender (BOB)
Show: Westminster Kennel Club
Date: February 11, 2013

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


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

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

Award: Working Group First
Judge: Mrs. Beverly A. Vics
Show: Lakeland Winter Haven Kennel Club
Date: February 15, 2013
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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Aristocrat takes Best of Breed at Westminster!
Our sincere appreciation to Judge John Ramirez for this honor.

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

Award: Best of Breed
Judge: Mr. John C. Ramirez
Show: Westminster Kennel Club
Date: February 12, 2013

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, 01/13

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Best in Show Winner - Multiple Group Winner

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: Herding Group First
Judge: Mrs. Arlene K. Davis
Show: Del-Otse-Nango Kennel Club
Date: November 16, 2012
Sire: Ch. Hayshill's Cole Younger
Dam: Aramists Long Tangoonthenite Myjoy

Handled by: Michael Reed
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The #1 Akita* - English/American Gold GCh.
2011- DFS Crufts Best of Breed & Group Third

Call Name: Candy     Breed: Akita
Owned by: Linda & Richard Stark
Star K's Mile Hi Show Dogs

Award: Working Group First
Judge: Mrs. Robert D. (Polly) Smith
Show: Sun Maid Kennel Club of Fresno
Date: February 2, 2013
Sire: Ruthdales Rampage
Dam: Ruthdales A Cut Above

Presented by: Larry Fenner, Laurie Jordan-Fenner, Elizabeth Jordan-Nelson
Team Black & Gold
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*System/Date: CC All Breed & Breed System, 01/13


Simply Known as Gordo
Our Sincere Appreciation to Judge Dr. Jerry Klein for this Honor

Call Name: Gordo     Breed: Cairn Terrier
Owned by: M. Patricia Joyce
Bred by: M. Patricia Joyce - AKC Breeder of Merit

Award: Best of Breed
Judge: Dr. Jerry Klein
Show: Westminster Kennel Club Show
Date: February 12, 2013

Sire: GCh. Caledonian Pennybuster of Wolfpit
Dam: Ch. Highland Proudly We Hail
Handled by: Armando and Gris Morales (Garma Kennels)


Hondo wins Select Dog at Westminster! Our thanks to Judge Norman
Kenney & handler Michael Scott for his beautiful presentation

Call Name: Hondo     Breed: Leonberger
Owned by: Sheila Wickman
Bred by: Ann Rogers

Award: Select Dog
Judge: Mr. Norman B. Kenney
Show: Westminster Kennel Club
Date: February 12, 2013

Sire: Cherrywood's Nobody Does It Better
Dam: Cherrywood's Quick Study
Handled by: Michael and Michelle Scott

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It's TUCKER Again!!!

Call Name: TUCKER     Breed: American Foxhound
Owned by: Gary and Ann Shultz

Award: Best in Show
Judges: Mrs. Vicki L. Abbott (BIS) &
Mrs. Claire (Kitty) K. Steidel (G1) &
Mrs. Lisa Warren (BOB)
Show: Cyclone Country Kennel Club of Ames
Date: February 17, 2013

Sire: Tallyho Hondo
Dam: Ch. Kelly Mt. Bluegrass Phila
Handled by: Laura King & Robin Novack


Back-to-Back Best of Breed Wins at Golden Gate For Lakota!
Our Thanks to Judges Dr. Alvin Krause & Mr. William Russell

Call Name: Natasha     Breed: Whippet
Owned by: Frank Bradley Briscoe
Bred by: Frank Bradley Briscoe

Award: Back-to-Back Bests of Breed
Judge: Dr. Alvin W. Krause &
Mr. William R. Russell
Show: Golden Gate Kennel Club
Date: January 26-27, 2013

Sire: DC Amberwind's Casanova SC
Dam: DC Kimeras Sunset Limited SC
Handled by: Frank Bradley Briscoe

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Photo Credits

InFocusByMiguel (P) *Main Photo Only
GCh. AfterAll Painting the Sky
Ch. Snowmist's Quidditch Seeker

Ashbey Photography
GCh. Connacht A Ha'Penny Will Do

Mary Bloom
courtesy Westminster Kennel Club
MBIS RBIS MNBISS Bronze GCh. Pleasant Hill Magnum of Samara

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