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Christi McDonald

Fancy That: Three Big Days in ‘the Big D’

The days surrounding the Fourth of July found several big clusters around the U.S. Beginning on Wednesday, July 3, the Yankee Classic in West Springfield, Mass., had entries ranging from 1,037 on day one (a good number for a mid-week show) to 1,724 on Saturday. In Maryland the Independence Cluster started on Thursday with 1,025… 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


A New Day at the Kentuckiana Cluster

I suppose the results in Louisville on Saturday could be considered an upset, since our Number 1 dog of all breeds, ‘Sky,’ was second in her Group to the eventual Best in Show winner. This was the first day that Norman Patton’s choice for the final prize, the Swedish-bred Russell Terrier, GCh. Goldsand’s Columbus, was… 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


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