Out in the Midwest, Crown Point IN to be exact, the Steel City Kennel Club staged a pair of shows. Saturday’s event was overseen by BIS judge Kek Kahn. Her final seven were the German Wirehaired Pointer, CH Ripsnorter's Mt. View Lookout, the Whippet, CH Sporting Field's Bahama Sands, the Standard Schnauzer, CH Pepper Tree Zorro V.Morgenwald, the Bedlington Terrier, CH Checkpoint Charlie Of Celtic Odyssey, the Smooth Chihuahua, CH Ayrwen Star Kissed Delight, the Standard Poodle, CH Jaset's Satisfaction, and the Old English Sheepdog, CH Lambluv's Gambolon Soultry Wind. Her Best was the GWP, Scout, his second this year. Scout & handler Frank Murphy have been among the most consistent winners this year, maintaining a top ten all breed berth primarily on Group wins. This is their second all breed prize, both coming this month.
Sunday Scout & Frank were back to see Paula Nykiel along with the Saturday finalists, the Whippet, Tawny, and the Poodle, London. They were joined by the Rottweiler, CH Loral's Number One Caesar, the Smooth Fox Terrier, CH J'Cobe Kemosabe Vigilante Justice, the Pug, CH Kenshei And That's The Way It Is, Polish Lowland Sheepdog, CH Swan Crest Windy City Robert Henry. Her choice was the nation’s Number One Dog All Breeds, the Smooth Fox, Dodger. Dodger and handler Amy Booth now have 18 all breed BIS, pretty impressive.