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Fancy That: Lorain County Kennel Club

This will be my last Fancy That, at least for a while, and today I’ll cover the two Lorain County KC shows held in Oberlin, Ohio, this past weekend, August 10 and 11, 2013. Entries were 937 and 940 for the two days. On Saturday Whitney Coombs judged Best in Show and selected Ramon Podesta’s… read more

Christi McDonald

Fancy That: Mixing It Up in Fort Worth

Three locations had shows with nice-sized entries this past weekend. The Tar Heel circuit in Raleigh, N.C., opened on Wednesday, March 20, 2013, with 1,121 entries, and with a high for the five days of 1,892 on Saturday. Three days in Vallejo, in California’s Bay Area, had entries of 1,606, 1,880 and 1,794. But the… read more

Ch. Topsfield Bumper Cars was the Number 1 Basset 2000 through 2002 and the nation’s Top Hound in 2001. He was handled by Bryan Martin for breeder/owners Claudia and Dom Orlandi, and co-owner Kitty Steidel.

Fancy That: Denver Mixes Old and New

Exhibitors and handlers who were at Westminster and also entered at the Rocky Mountain Cluster in Colorado had a fairly small window of time to recover from the Garden before going at it again at Friday’s all-breed show in Denver. But many made the trip to these shows that draw more than 2,000 dogs per… read more


Fancy That: Strong Genes Play a Part in Central Texas

I haven’t reported on shows in my home state of Texas for some time, but shows there this past weekend drew my attention, so here we go. Belton, Texas, about 60 miles north of Austin, was the location for four all-breed shows, Thursday through Sunday, hosted by the Stephenville KC of Texas and the Bell… read more

Christi McDonald

Fancy That: The Carolina Foothills Cluster

Among the largest shows in the country this past weekend were the three days of the Carolina Foothills cluster in Greenville, S.C., on Friday, Saturday and Sunday, July 27 to 29, 2012, following a day of specialties at the same location. On Friday, Spartanburg KC had 1,781 dogs competing, with 2,047 on Saturday at Hendersonville… read more