Posts with tag GCh. Grandgables The Frat Boy

Fancy That: Pennsylvania’s Blue and Gray Cluster

Although they weren’t the largest shows of this past weekend, the three-day cluster in Harrisburg, Pa., had a very interesting variety of Group and Best in Show winners. Just as a basis of comparing numbers at the largest events in the country this past weekend, on Saturday the Atlanta KC had more than 2,400 dogs,… read more

Australian import Ch. Brodruggan Black Knight was the Number 1 Gordon in the U.S. 2006 through 2008.

Fancy That: American and Canadian Canines Share the Michigan Spotlight

I seldom write my weekly “Fancy That” column from a sentimental perspective, but today I’m going to take the liberty of doing just that. I’ll admit that one of the reasons I chose to write today about the Saginaw Valley Kennel Club shows is because what is for me the ultimate type of dog among… read more


Day Two from Louisville

The country’s Number 1 Toy may have settled on Thursday for second place in Kentucky, but she went all the way to Best in Show on Friday at the Louisville Kennel Club. Judge Jan Paulk awarded GCh. Marlex Classic Red Glare the Toy Group, and Steve Keating gave the dynamic little Min Pin the red, white… read more

Judge Loraine Boutwell’s BIS winner on Sunday was Wire Fox Terrier GCh. AfterAll Painting The Sky.

Fancy That: Chicago

The four shows of International Cluster in Chicago this past weekend had some surprising results, and quite a number of the Group winners are dogs I have not seen before. Let’s have a look at the winners. On Thursday at the Park Shore Kennel Club show, the entry was 849. Standard Poodle GCh. Jaset’s Satisfaction,… read more


Days One and Two of the 2013 Show Season

  The first show of 2013 took place on Friday, January 4, in Talmadge, Ohio, where Shetland Sheepdog GCh. Grandgables The Frat Boy was Best in Show from an entry of 746. Saturday found shows in six more locations around the U.S. On Saturday in Texas, Sandy Wheat selected Australian Shepherd GCh. HarmonyHill’s Money Talks… read more