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The Number 1 GSD* - Top 10 Herding Dog*
2013 GSDCA Grand Victor
10 BESTS IN SHOW in Just 8 Weeks

Call Name: Megabucks     Breed: German Shepherd Dog
Owned by: Kiki Courtelis & Joyce Wilkinson &
Jason & Jody Duin
Bred by: Sandy Anderson: WoodsideShepherds.ca

Award: Best in Show
Judge: Dr. Carol White-Moser
Show: Treasure Coast Kennel Club
Date: April 27, 2014
Handled by: Lenny Brown &
Shelby Roberts

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*System/Date: AKC All Breed System, 4/14


FCI/PR Jr./SICALAM Jr. 2012/Las Am. & Carib Jr./FCPR Pan. Am./AKC Grand Champion
America's Number One* French Bulldog Bitch
All-Breed Best in Show Winner
Specialty Best in Show Winner
Reserve Best in Show Winner

Call Name: Freda     Breed: French Bulldog
Owned by: Patricia Hearst Shaw
Bred by: Patricia Hearst Shaw

Award: Four Non-Sporting Group Firsts & Three Non-Sporting Group Seconds
Judge: Mrs. Alice M. Watkins (G1) & Mrs. Rita Holloway (G1) & Mr. Richard Camacho (G2) & Mr. Gary L. Doerge (G2) & Mrs. Robert S. Forsyth (G2) & Ms. Betsy Dale (G1) & Ms. Sharon R. Lyons (G1)
Show: Shenandoah Valley KC (1 & 2) & Delaware County KC & Western Pennsylvania KC & Wilmington KC & Greater Kingsport KC & Staten Island KC
Date: March 8-16, 2014 & April 4-26, 2014
May 17-23, 2014

Sire: GCh. Idefix De La Parure
Dam: Ch. Illustre De La Parure
Handled by: Jodi Longmire

*System/Date: CC All Systems, 4/14


17 Best in Specialty Show Wins to Date!
Multiple All Breed Best in Show Winner

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

Award: Non-Sporting Group First & Non-Sporting Group Second
Judge: Mrs. Keke Kahn (G1) & Mrs. Rosemary Shoreman (G2)
Show: Blennerhassett Kennel Club (1 & 2)
Date: May 17-18, 2014

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


America's #1 Shih Tzu*
#5 Toy Dog*

Call Name: Rocket     Breed: Shih Tzu
Owned by: Patricia Hearst Shaw & Luke and Diane Ehricht
Bred by: Luke and Diane Ehricht

Award: Best in Show & Toy Group First
Judge: Mr. Alan E. Bennett (G1) & Mr. Jeffery M. Bazell (BIS & G2) & Mrs. Elaine J. Lessig (G1)
Show: Genesee County KC & Trumbull County Kennel Club (1 & 2)
Date: May 24-25, 2014

Sire: GCh. Hallmark Jolei Austin Powers
Dam: Hallmark Jolei Surprise Party
Handled by: Luke Ehricht

*System/Date: CC All Systems, 4/14

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The Number One Norwegian Buhund in Canada*
The Number Two Herding Dog in Canada*

Call Name: Idar     Breed: Norwegian Buhund
Owned by: Dawne Deeley & Karin Klouman
Bred by: Karin Klouman

Award: Best in Show
Judge: Mr. Brian Taylor
Show: Sault Ste. Marie Kennel Club (CKC)
Date: 2014 Spring Show

Sire: Nor./Can.Ch. Vaulartun's Tomba Kimura
Dam: Can. Ch. Kyon's Freidige Tora
Handled by: Dawne Deeley & Doug Belter, PHA
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*System/Date: Canuck Dogs, 5/28/14


America's #1 Golden Retriever*

Call Name: Freedom     Breed: Golden Retriever
Owned by: Toyomi Tsumura
Bred by: Patty Pace

Award: Best in Specialty Show & Sporting Group First
Judge: Ms. Cindy L. Partridge (BISS) & Mrs. Suzanne Dillin (G1)
Show: Golden Retriever Club of Greater Los Angeles Independent Specialty & San Gabriel Valley KC
Date: April 25, 2014 & May 23, 2014

Sire: GCh. Rush Hill Run'N Amuck At Abelard OA OAJ AXP AJP NFP
Dam: Ch. Avalor Sandpiper Tickled Pink
Handled by: Bruce & Tara Schultz

*System/Date: CC All Systems, 4/14


Our Sincere Appreciation to Mrs. Paula Nykiel
For This Honor

Call Name: George     Breed: Newfoundland
Owned by: M. Joan Casler & Lynn Anderson & Jill Latchaw & Pamela Jackson
Bred by: M. Joan Casler

Award: NCA National Specialty Best of Breed
Judge: Mrs. Paula Nykiel
Show: Newfoundland Club of America National Specialty
Date: April 12, 2014

Sire: Ch. Threepond's Play it Again
Dam: Topmast's Lucy Maud Montgomery
Handled by: David Bullett

*System/Date: CC Breed Standings, 4/14


Our Sincere Appreciation to All of the Judges who have Recognized Ruby!

Call Name: Ruby     Breed: Siberian Husky
Owned by: Michael S. Patton
Bred by: Anne and Brian Palmer &
Lisa and Clay Hall - AKC Breeders of Merit

Award: Working Group Second & Working Group Fourth
Judge: Mrs. Loraine Boutwell (G2) & Mr. Edgar L. Bajona (G4)
Show: Palouse Hills Dog Fanciers & Lewis and Clark KC
Date: April 19-20, 2014

Sire: GCh. Innisfree Chuck A Luck
Dam: Highlander Head Over Heels
Handled by: Soni Jager

*System/Date: CC Breed Standings, 4/14

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Call Name: Believe     Breed: Newfoundland
Owned by: Karen Benenati
Bred by: Karen and George Benenati

Award: Working Group First & Working Group Second & Two Working Group Thirds
Judge: Mr. William (Bill) P. Shelton (G3) & Mr. James E. Frederiksen (G2) & Mrs. Paula Hartinger (G3) & Mr. Kenneth A. Buxton (G1)
Show: Coronado KC of New Mexico & Durango KC (1 & 2) & Central Wyoming KC
Date: May 12-23, 2014

Sire: Ch. Sunvalley Petitions Pouch Cove
Dam: Ch. Seabrook's The Secret of Kirenska
Handled by: Karen Benenati


One of America's Top Vizslas*

Call Name: Jack     Breed: Vizsla
Owned by: Susan Nakamura - AKC Breeder of Merit & Carol and Walter Sommerfelt
Bred by: Carol and Walter Sommerfelt - AKC Breeders of Merit

Award: Back-to-Back Sporting Group Seconds & Best of Breed
Judge: Mr. Frank J. Washabaugh (G2) & Mr. Robert D. Ennis (G2) & Mr. Sidney L. Marx (BOB)
Show: St. Hubert Kennel Club (1 & 2) & Monmouth County KC
Date: May 9-24, 2014

Sire: GCh. Artisan Grouse Point Pink Panther JH
Dam: Lorac's Zippin Pippin
Handled by: Patty Crowley

*System/Date: CC Breed Standings, 4/14

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GV GCh. Woodside's Megabucks OFA H&E
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