Posts with tag Pointer


If Only Dogs Ran the Canine Country…

Today is the day to voice your opinion and vote for what you believe in, of course, but this whole election thing got me thinking that I personally would much rather be voting for dogs. So I decided to suggest some potential doggie candidates that I think, in the dog world, would do a great… read more

2012 AKC Pointing Breed Gun Dog Championship

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Date: March 15, 2012 Contact: AKC Communications Phone: 212-696-8228 Email: WINNER CROWNED IN AKCŽ POINTING BREED GUN DOG CHAMPIONSHIP New York, NY – Pointer FC Old School Attitude prevailed at the recent American Kennel ClubŽ Pointing Breed Gun Dog Championship, defeating the largest number of AKC Pointing Breed Field Champions ever… read more

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Crufts 2012 Day Two: Foreign-bred Dogs Top the Gundog Final

Day Two at Crufts 2012 belongs to the Gundogs. The British love for country life is reflected in the popularity of the various setter, retriever, spaniel and pointing breeds, and the sheer numbers involved ensure the sporting crowd has the day to themselves. For those with a less-than-specific interest in the dog show, this makes… read more


Breeder Buzzwords – The Pointer

By Dan Sayers Breeders of purebred dogs speak a language all their own. Wherever they gather, at dog shows, seminars or in chat rooms, words and phrases are used that have very narrow definitions. Their usage makes it difficult for a novice to fully participate in the conversation, and all but impossible for the general… read more

Top Best-in-Show-Winning Sporting Dog of All Time Sporting_Hollyberry_1

The Top Best-in-Show-Winning Sporting Dog of All Time

Editor’s note: Determining the top AKC winners in any category is an inexact science. We explain why in a companion article: Biggest BIS Winner Tough To Call. The top Best In Show winning Sporting dog of all time is the Pointer bitch, Ch. Cookieland’s Seasyde Hollyberry. ‘Holly’ is the product of two all-breed Best In… read more