Posts with tag Ch. Special Times Just Right


The AKC/Eukanuba National Championship: A Retrospective

December 15 and 16, 2012, will mark the 12th year of the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship dog show, this year to be held at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla. In December 2001 the American Kennel Club teamed up for the first time with pet food company Eukanuba to host the inaugural invitational dog… read more

Bichon Frise ‘JR,’ Ch. Special Times Just Right, was Best in Show at Westminster in 2001, handled by Scott Sommer for owners Cecilia Ruggles and breeder/owners Eleanor McDonald and Flavio Werneck. Also pictured, standing from left, WKC President Chester F. Collier, judge Dorothy M. Macdonald and show chairman Ronald H. Menaker. Photo by John Ashbey.

Three Legends Leave Their Mark

The purebred dog world lost three of its finest goodwill ambassadors recently when a trio of past Westminster winners died within weeks of each other. The legacy left by the Bichon Frise, ‘JR,’ Ch. Special Times Just Right; the Colored Bull Terrier, ‘Rufus,’ Ch. Rocky Top’s Sundance Kid; and the Sussex Spaniel, ‘Stump,’ Ch. Clussexx… read more