Posts with tag Michael Coad


Britain’s Top Dog Wins Crufts

The top dog won Crufts, but it was not at all a sure thing. That’s what judge Geoff Corish told me just a few minutes after he had awarded ‘Jilly,’ the PBGV Ch. Soletrader Peek a Boo, the momentous win at this storied show, making her the first of her breed to top all breeds… read more

‘Knotty’ and Ken Griffith after winning the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship show in 2005.

Fancy That: Chihuahua Wins Back-to-Back BIS in Illinois

At two shows hosted by the Rockford-Freeport Kennel Club in Freeport, Ill., on September 29 and 30, 2012, judges Murrel Purkhiser and Richard Miller awarded back-to-back Best in Shows to Smooth Coat Chihuahua GCh. Stonehill Great Escape, owner-handled by Patricia Holzkopf. Billy Wheeler reported last weekend that ‘Stevie,’ who is co-owned by Tracy Potts and… read more