Posts with tag Doug and Michaelanne Johnson

Johnson Family Opens Kennels to Wildfire Evacuees

Amid an enormous wildfire that has been named the Black Forest fire, north of Colorado Springs, Colo., one local family is again housing small pets at their boarding kennels at no charge. Doug and Michaelanne Johnson and their son Colton, along with his wife Heather, own the Sunrise and Woodmen Kennels in Northeast Colorado Springs,… read more


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

Ch. Red Fern’s Beau Derby was BOB at the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship in 2005 under judge Phyllis Wolfish, handled by Wendi Cowell.

Fancy That: Greeley, Colo.

Two all-breed shows hosted by the Evergreen Colorado Kennel Club and held in Greeley this past weekend drew entries of more than 1,500 dogs each day. Two of the country’s top four dogs of all breeds duked it out for the final spot each day, but only one took home a Best in Show ribbon…. read more