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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

Award: Toy Group First
Judge: Mr. Thomas Alexander
Show: Blennerhassett Kennel Club
Date: May 16, 2013

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


2012 Cairn Terrier of the Year in Sweden
2013 Interra Dog Show Best in Show Winner
2013 World Champion & 2013 World Show Group 2

Call Name: Lexie     Breed: Cairn
Owned by: Victor Malzoni Jr & Elisabeth Theodorsson
Bred by: Elisabeth Theodorsson

Handled by: Gabriel and Ivonne Rangel

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After a winter hiatus, Kissie and Cindy are heating things up just in time for summer. Our thanks to Judge Keke Kahn for this honor.

Call Name: Kissie     Breed: Lhasa Apso
Owned by: Jeanne G. Hope & Cindy J. Bustic
Bred by: Jeanne G. Hope & Cindy J. Bustic

Awards: Non-Sporting Group Second & Best in Specialty Show
Judges: Mrs. Keke Kahn (G2) &
Mr. Michael J. Dachel (BISS)
Shows: Grand Rapids KC & Merrimack Lhasa Apso Club
Dates: May 8, 2013 & October 12, 2012

Sire: Ch. Northwind Blues Traveler
Dam: Ch. Northwind Nothing But Chaos
Handled by: Breeder/Owner/Handler Jeanne G. Hope & Cindy J. Bustic


Multiple 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: Best in Show
Judge: Mr. Walter Pinsker
Show: Monmouth County Kennel Club
Date: May 25, 2013

Handled by: Michael Reed
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Another Best of Breed for Natasha.
Our sincere appreciation to Judge Allen Odom for this honor.

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

Award: Best of Breed
Judge: Mr. Allen L. Odom
Show: Antelope Valley Kennel Club
Date: May 25, 2013

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


Multi-Specialty Best in Show and Group Winning Newfoundland

Call Name: Lucas     Breed: Newfoundland
Owned by: Dr. Vu Nguyen & Gregory Dotzman & Linda Morley-Roser
Bred by: Linda Morley-Roser & Betty Mcdonnell

Award: Working Group First
Judge: Ms. Christie C. Smith
Show: San Gabriel Valley Kennel Club
Date: May 27, 2013

Sire: Ch. Kilyka's Fireside Black Fire
Dam: Ch. Kilyka's Legacy Kendra Tempest
Handled by: Valerie Nunes-Atkinson
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Pele...her flame burns, WHITE HOT!

Call Name: Pele     Breed: Samoyed
Owned by: Deborah Medeiros
Bred by: Yan and Novia Vincze

Award: Best in Show
Judge: Mr. Robin L. Stansell
Show: Coyote Hills Kennel Club
Date: May 18, 2013

Sire: GCh. Polar Mist All The Right Stuff
Dam: Ch. Cabaka's Lolly of Punjab
Handled by: Lisa Fennell


The thrill of the CHASE.
Our thanks to Judges Dana Cline and Alan Bennett for this honor.

Call Name: Chase     Breed: Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Owned by: John and Barbara Ioia, Carol Rose & Darlene Petralia
Bred by: Peggy Wallace, Burbrook Cavaliers (CAN)

Awards: Toy Group First & Best of Breed & Toy Group Third & Two Toy Group Fourths
Judges: Mr. Alan E. Bennett (G1) &
Mr. Dana P. Cline (BOB) &
Mr. Michael J. Dachel (G3) &
Mrs. Thora P. Brown (G4) &
Mr. Allan Brown (G4)
Shows: Ravenna KC & Vacationland Dog Club (1 & 2) & York County KC of Maine
Dates: May 11-18, 2013

Sire: Rossbonny Ruff N Ready
Dam: Burbrook Tequila Sunrise
Handled by: Lovingly shown by Karen and Sam Mammano


Multiple Best in Specialty Show Winner

Call Name: Chessie     Breed: Brittany
Owned by: Ellen Ewart
Bred by: Haley Glick & Robin Tomasi - AKC Breeders of Merit

Awards: Two Bests in Specialty Show
Judges: Mr. Kerry Lee & Mr. Robert J. Wire
Show: San Diego Brittany Club & California Brittany Club
Dates: May 25-26, 2013

Sire: Ch. Dualan Marsport Supercharger
Dam: Ch. Blayre's One Moment in Time
Handled by: Kellie Miller

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