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Another great week of shows from Portland to Texas to Hilton Head, the dog world was everywhere this week!

Farewells

This week, the Fancy is heavy hearted as we say “goodbye” to Michael Dachel. Mr. Dachel, a resident of Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin had been ill for some time.

Although ill, he continued to brighten everyone’s days with regular emails and phone calls to reminisce, or swap amusing stories. He will be greatly missed and our condolences go out to his family, his many friends around the globe, and his colleagues.

Back-to-Back Bests and Record Setting

Sonnito! The Smooth Coat Chihuahua had a super weekend in Wisconsin winning Bests from Mr. Houston Clark & Mrs. Sheila DiNardo.

“It is very apropos that a Mexican born Chihuahua is taking the American show ring by storm. We are so humbled by his success.” -Romulo Sanchez Torres (breeder/co-owner)

Portuguese Water Dog GCh Claircreek Impression de Matisse continues setting new records has now been awarded 168 career Bests. For 2014, Matisse has compiled an impressive record. Here’s how it lays out, out of 104 Shows; 104 Best of Breeds; 94 Group One’s; Eight Group Two’s; Two Group Threes; &3 Bests and 13 RBIS.

Teller, English Setter English Setter GCh StargazeR N Wingfield Wait Wait Don’t Tell won back-to-back Bests in Pennsylvania under Mr. Stephen Hubbell and Mrs. Gloria Geringer.

Trader, Akita GCH CR-Wiccas Trade Secret was awarded back-to-back Bests in Pennsylvania under Dr. Robert Indeglia and Mr. Kenneth Buxton.

Bogey, Samoyed GCh Pebbles Run Play It Again Ham was awarded back-to-back Bests in New York under Mrs. Linda Berberich and Mr. Douglas Holloway.

State-by-State

Indiana

On Thursday, La Porte County Kennel Club hosted 700 entries with Mr. James White awarding BIS and RBIS. His top pick was Skye Terrier GCh Cragsmoor Good Time Charlie with RBIS going to Bichon Frise GCh Belle Creeks All I Care About Is Love. Joining them in the Ring were: English Springer Spaniel GCh Telltale American Ride; Irish Wolfhound GCh Ansa Mo Caoimhin Modigliani CGC; Great Pyrenees GCh Rivergroves Chateau De Castelnau; Smoot Coat Chihuahua GCh Sonnus Filho (Sanchez); Polish Lowland Sheepdog GCh Swan Crest The Power Of Love Eternal.

GCh Cragsmoor Good Time Charlie

Best Miscellaneous was awarded by Mrs. Chris Walkowicz to Grand Bassett Griffon Vendeen Black Majesty Stop Me If You Can.

Grand Bassett Griffon Vendeen Black Majesty Stop Me If You Can

On Friday, Michiana Kennel Club hosted 807 entries with Ms. Rita Biddle ESQ awarding BIS and RBIS. Her top pick was Irish Wolfhound GCh Ansa Mo Caoimhin Modigliani CGC with RBIS going to Skye Terrier GCh Cragsmoor Good Time Charlie. Joining them in the Ring were: English Springer Spaniel GCh Telltale American Ride; Bullmastiff GCh Dal Primo Magic Moment; Chinese Crested GCh Dejavu I WantA Talk About Me; Standard Poodle GCh Litilanns Show Time; Shetland Sheepdog GCh Grandgables the Frat Boy.

Irish Wolfhound GCh Ansa Mo Caoimhin Modigliani CGC

On Saturday, Michiana Kennel Club hosted 877 entries with Mrs. Terry DePietro awarding BIS and RBIS. Her top pick was Briard GCh Ne Orageuxs Flash Point with RBIS going to Standard Poodle GCh Litilanns Show Time. Joining them in the Ring were: English Setter GCH Legends What Women Want; Otterhound GCh Aberdeens Under The Influence; Newfoundland GCh Pouch Coves Seabrook Enough Said; Skye Terrier GCh Cragsmoor Good Time Charlie; Pug GCh Pockets Jato Jetliner.

GCh Ne Orageuxs Flash Point

Best Junior was awarded by Mrs. Beth Speich to Corinne Kolzow and her Havanese Marcosas Can U See Me Now.

On Sunday, Berrien Kennel Club hosted 779 entries with Mr. Robert Hutton awarding BIS and RBIS. His top pick was Standard Poodle GCh Litilanns Show Time with RBIS going to English Springer Spaniel GCh Telltale American Ride. Joining them in the Ring were: Afghan Hound GCh Elmos Martian Chronicles; Newfoundland GCh Pouch Coves Seabrook Enough Said; Skye Terrier GCh Cragsmoor Good Time Charlie; Brussels Griffon GCh Fist Face A Penny For Your Thought; Briard GCh Ne Orageuxs Flash Point.

GCh Litilanns Show Time

Best Junior was awarded by Mrs. Joan Lester to Ricki Smith and Doberman Ch Katikid & Dontos Goodasit Gets CGC.

Missouri

GCh. Mario N Beechwood’s Midnight Express

The American Spaniel Club Cocker National BISS was awarded by Ms. Nancy J. Gallant. Her top pick was Black Cocker Spaniel GCh. Mario N Beechwood’s Midnight Express. Her other placements were: Parti: GCh. Jems Going For The Knockout; ASCOB GCh. Silverhall Strike Force; Best Opposite Sex GCh. Twin Pines And Cliffside’s Pretty Naughty

New York

On Friday, Putnam Kennel Club hosted 457 entries with Mrs. Linda Berberich awarding BIS and RBIS. Her top pick was Samoyed GCh Pebbles Run Play It Again Ham with RBIS awarded to Pug GCh PineCones Green Mountain Dog. Joining them in the Ring were: Weimaraner GCh Frost Oak N Quantrels Git R Done; Saluki GCh Takara The Time Is Now; Kerry Blue Terrier GCh Class Act By Hallsblu; Miniature Poodle GCh Surrey Cherry Garcia; Bearded Collie GCh Classicals My Turn CGC.

On Saturday, Putnam Kennel Club hosted 572 entries with Mr. Douglas Holloway awarding BIS and RBIS. His top pick was Samoyed GCh Pebbles Run Play It Again Ham with RBIS awarded to Brittany GCh Millettes Sweet Memories OA OAJ NAP NJP NF. Joining them in the Ring were: Borzoi GCh Raynbos Run For The Roses; Staffordshire Bull Terrier GCh Sheamans Son Of A Irishman; Toy Poodle GCh Smash JP Beauty & Beat; French Bulldog GCh Divas Bastille My Heart; Bearded Collie GCh Classicals My Turn CGC.

Samoyed GCh Pebbles Run Play It Again Ham

On Sunday, Hudson River Valley Hound Association hosted 330 entries with Mrs. Barbara Rupert awarding BISS. Her top pick was Saluki GCh Takara The Time Is Now. The Group placements were as follows: Group Two Whippet GCh Sporting Fields Heavenly Body JC; Scottish Deerhound Ch Hobarras I Dreamed A Dream; Longhaired Dachshund GCh JTs Kaycees Phoenix OF Tam-Boer Mid.

Saluki GCh Takara The Time Is Now

North Carolina

On Saturday, Hilton Head Island Kennel Club hosted 697 entries with Ms. Denny Mounce awarding BIS and RBIS. Her top pick was Standard Poodle GCh Unique Da Maya Dancing Queen with RBIS going to Pug GCh Hill Countrys Tag IM It. Joining them in the Ring were: Weimaraner GCh Docs Greyborn North Star Of Acadia; 15” Beagle GCh Honey Pot Bee In Love With Me; Doberman Pinscher GCh Holly Woods Angels N Demons; Russell Terrier Ch Kajsenborgs Dirty Diana; German Shepherd Dog GCh Woodsides Megabucks.

Standard Poodle GCh Unique Da Maya Dancing Queen

Oregon

On Friday, the Columbia Willamette Beagle Club hosted 49 entries with Mrs. Betty Anne Stenmark awarding BISS. Her top pick was 15” Beagle GCh Foxtail’s Race For The Chase.

15” Beagle GCh Foxtail’s Race For The Chase with Happy Handler Mike Kurtzner

On Friday, the Willamette Valley Saint Bernard Club BISS was won by GCh Jamelle’s Aristocrat V Elba CGCA RN BN HOF PE.

On Friday, the Terrier Association of Oregon hosted 177 entries with Ms. Sharol Candace Way awarding BISS. Her top pick was Scottish Terrier GCh Roundtown Everyday Magic of Maryscot. The remaining Group placements were: Group Two Airedale Terrier GCh Joval Sweet Time; Group Three Parson Russell Terrier GCh Dream His Lil Surfer Dude; Group Four Dandie Dinmont Terrier GCh Kings Mtn Angelina Ballerina.

On Saturday, the Portland Kennel Club hosted 1708 entries with Mrs. Betty-Anne Stenmark awarding BIS and RBIS. Her top pick was Miniature Schnauzer GCh Regencys Play For Keeps with RBIS going to 15” Beagle GCh Foxtails Race For The Chase. Joining them in the Ring were: Brittany GCh Sanbars Ride The Winds; Portuguese Water Dog GCh Patriots Designer Girl CGC; Pomeranian GCh HiTimes What The Inferno; Standard Poodle GCh Lakeridge Atalanta Summer In Paris; Australian Shepherd Ch Wind Spirits Be Amazing Grace CD RE.

Miniature Schnauzer GCh Regencys Play For Keeps

On Sunday, the Portland Kennel Club hosted 1720 entries with Mr. Rick Gschwender awarding BIS and RBIS. His top pick was Field Spaniel GCh Promenade Pay It Forward with RBIS going to Cairn Terrier GCh Hjohoos Save Hjour Love For Me. Joining them in the Ring were: Black & Tan Coonhound GCh Southchases Wilbert Roy; Siberian Husky GCh Topaz Bad Action; Brussels Griffon GCh Hilltops GQ Cover Boy; Standard Poodle GCh Del Zarzoso Salvame From Afterglow; Australian Cattle Dog GCh Kokopellis Sobe It.

Field Spaniel GCh Promenade Pay It Forward

Pennsylvania

On Thursday, Chambersburg Area Kennel Club hosted 444 dogs with Dr. Robert Indeglia awarding BIS and RBIS. His top pick was Akita GCH CR-Wiccas Trade Secret with RBIS going to Bearded Collie GCh HaPenny Mirimar The Fab Fawn. Joining them in the Ring were: German Shorthaired Pointer GCh Robin Crest Edelmarke Investigator; Afghan Hound GCh Tells Matrix Reloaded; Russell Terrier GCh Rinvendells Tinker Toy; Shih Tzu GCh Hallmark Jolie Rocket Power; Xoloitzcuintli GCh Bayshore Georgio Armani.

Akita GCH CR-Wiccas Trade Secret

On Friday, Chambersburg Area Kennel Club hosted 599 dogs with Mr. Kenneth Buxton awarding BIS and RBIS. His top pick was Akita GCH CR-Wiccas Trade Secret with RBIS going to Bearded Collie GCh HaPenny Mirimar The Fab Fawn. Joining them in the Ring were: English Setter GCh StargazeR N Wingfield Wait Wait Don’t Tell; Whippet GCh Sporting Fields Shameless; Russell Terrier GCh Rivendells Tinker Toy; Shih Tzu GCh Hallmark Jolie Rocket Power; Xoloitzcuintli GCh Bayshore Georgio Armani.

Bearded Collie GCh HaPenny Mirimar The Fab Fawn

On Saturday, Nita Nee Kennel Club hosted 733 dogs with Mr. Stephen Hubbell awarding BIS and RBIS. His top pick was English Setter GCh StargazeR N Wingfield Wait Wait Don’t Tell with RBIS going to Sealyham GCh Efbes Thunder Rd At Burberry. Joining them in the Ring were: GCh Icecream V Tum-Tums Vriendjes; Akita GCH CR-Wiccas Trade Secret; Shih Tzu GCh Hallmark Jolie Rocket Power; Xoloitzcuintli GCh Bayshore Georgio Armani; Bearded Collie GCh HaPenny Mirimar The Fab Fawn.

English Setter GCh StargazeR N Wingfield Wait Wait Don’t Tell

On Sunday, Nita Nee Kennel Club hosted 759 dogs with Mrs. Gloria Geringer awarding BIS and RBIS. Her top pick was English Setter GCh StargazeR N Wingfield Wait Wait Don’t Tell with RBIS going to Akita GCH CR-Wiccas Trade Secret. Joining them in the Ring were: Irish Wolfhound GCh Dun Myrica Doctor Gonzo of Eagle; Sealyham GCh Efbes Thunder Rd At Burberry; Shih Tzu GCh Hallmark Jolie Rocket Power; Tibetan Terrier GCh Auroras Welcome to The Jungle; German Shepheard GCh Lockenhaus Rumor Has It V Kenlyn.

Texas
On Wednesday, Houston All Terrier Club hosted 268 entries with Mrs. Roberta Campbell awarding BISS. Her top pick was Scottish Terrier GCh Kelwyns Gm Freestyle Flyer. The remaining Group placements are as follows: Group Two Miniature Schnauzer GCh Landes Chairman Of The Board, ESQ; Group Three Airedale Terrier GCh Penaire Cash Game At Longvue; Group Four Wire Fox Terrier GCh Garcini & Rangels Rock N Rolla.

Scottish Terrier GCh Kelwyns Gm Freestyle Flyer (photo credit Rhonda Cassidy)

On Wednesday, the Texas Working Dog Association of Greater Houston hosted 291 dogs with Mrs. Nancy Simmons awarding BISS. Her top pick was GCh Claircreek Impression de Matisse. The remaining Group placements are as follows: Group Two Boxer GCh Breho Fortuity Shared Treasure; Group Three German Pinscher GCh Midernock A Phortune Of Phranklins CA; Group Four Akita GCh Stardusts See You At the Show RN.

GCh Claircreek Impression de Matisse (photo credit Rhonda Cassidy)

On Thursday, Houston All Terrier Club hosted 237 dogs with Mr. Jon Cole awarding BISS. His top pick was Bedlington Terrier GCh Wrightwyns Power Play. The balance of the placements are as follows: Airedale Terrier GCh Penaire Cash Game At Longvue; Colored Bull Terrier GCh Glentoms Dirty Harry; Welsh Terrier GCh Abbeyrose Black Diamond.

Bedlington Terrier GCh Wrightwyns Power Play

On Thursday, the Texas Working Dog Association of Greater Houston hosted 266 dogs with Ms. Victoria Jordan awarding BISS. Her top pick was GCh Claircreek Impression de Matisse. The remaining Group placements are as follows: Group Two as Rottweiler GCh Highwoods Call Of The Wild; Group Three Greater Swiss Mountain Dog GCh Derbys Toast With Gusto; Group Four Doberman Pinscher Ch Cambrias Ascension.

GCh Highwoods Call Of The Wild

On Friday, the Houston Kennel Club hosted 2558 entries with Mr. James Reynolds awarding BIS and RBIS. His top pick was Old English Sheepdog GCh Bugaboos Picture Perfect with RBIS going to GCh Claircreek Impression de Matisse. Joining them in the Ring were: Clumber Spaniel GCh Clussexx Over The Legal Limit; Saluki GCh Starlites Made Of The Best Stuff On Earth BN RN JC; Scottish Terrier GCh Kelwyns Gm Freestyle Flyer; Cavalier King Charles Spaniel GCh Forestcreek Louisiana Lagniappe; Bulldog GCh Dowats The Gladiator.

On Saturday, the Beaumont Kennel Club hosted 2514 entries with Mrs. Barbara Dempsey Alderman awarding BIS and RBIS. Her top pick was Portuguese GCh Claircreek Impression De Matisse with RBIS going to Old English Sheepdog GCh Bugaboos Picture Perfect. Joining them in the Ring were: Brittany GCh Rainbow Splashs Ruggedly Handsome; Saluki GCh Appalachias Allamyrra Hajji; West Highland White Terrier GCh Tullyblooms Classified Credentials; Maltese GCh Scruffys-Validian Busy Buzzing Around; Standard Poodle GCh Dawin Hearts On Fire.

Best Junior was awarded by Mr. Larry J Chu to Kaycee Klang and her Briard GCh Deja Vu Mia Cake Walk.

On Sunday, Galveston Kennel Club hosted 2370 entries with Ms. Helene Nietsch awarding BIS and RBIS. Her top pick was Old English Sheepdog GCh Bugaboos Picture Perfect with RBIS going to Portuguese Water Dog GCh Claircreek Impression de Matisse. Joining them in the Ring were: Brittany GCh Rainbow Splashs Ruggedly Handsome; Basset Hound GCh By U Cals Monkey On The Bayou; Scottish Terrier GCh Kelwyns Gm Freestyle Flyer; Cavalier King Charles Spaniel GCh Forestcreek Louisiana Lagniappe; Standard Poodle GCh Dawin Hearts ON Fire.

Best Junior was awarded by Mr. Arvind de Braganca to Ashley Salyer and her Smooth Dachshund Ch Bessdachs Quick As A Flash.

Wisconsin

On Saturday, Paper Cities Kennel Club hosted 443 entries with Mr. Houston Clark awarding BIS and RBIS. His top pick was Smooth Coat Chihuahua GCh Sonnus Filho (Sanchez) with RBIS awarded to Keeshond GCh Trumpets You Could Be Mine. Joining them in the Ring were: Golden Retriever GCh Summits Back By Popular Demand; Basenji GCh Laura SSimply Shocking Sabrina; Great Dane GCh Lobatos Caught Red Handed; Airedale Terrier GCh Epochs New York Minute; Bouvier des Flandres GCh Margauxs Va Voom.

Smooth Coat Chihuahua GCh Sonnus Filho (Sanchez) (photo Credit Rhonda Cassidy)

On Sunday, Paper Cities Kennel Club hosted 441 entries with Mrs. Sheila DiNardo awarding BIS and RBIS. His top pick was Smooth Coat Chihuahua GCh Sonnus Filho (Sanchez) with RBIS awarded to Golden Retriever GCh Summits Back By Popular Demand. Joining them in the Ring were: Whippet Cottonwood Corsage; Doberman Pinscher GCh Kamterras Legato; Airedale Terrier GCh Epochs New York Minute; Keeshond GCh Trumpets You Could Be Mine; Bouvier des Flandres GCh Margauxs Va Voom.

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