Monday, July 19, 2010


CH Brighton Lakeridge Encore

Continuing our trek west, we stop in Coeur D’Alene ID for the Inland Empire Kennel Club’s two shows.  Saturday Whitney Coombs was greeted by the Golden Retriever, CH Belmont’s First Class Edition, the Whippet, Oxford Rowingdale Beautiful Eyes, the Great Pyrenees, CH Pyrpressure L’Orgueil, the Smooth Fox Terrier, CH The Highway Man, the Pekingese GCH CH Dunkirk Copy Right, the Standard Poodle, CH Brighton Lakeridge Encore, and the Border Collie, CH Hot Shot Adventure Mountainman NA NAP NAJP.  She chose the Golden, Webster.  Congratulations to breeders/owners Frank & Debra Pampiks.

Sunday, the Standard Poodle would be the only Saturday finalist to return to see judge Virginia Lyne.  The newcomers were the Golden Retriever, Sunbeam’n Belmont Attention Getter, the Greyhound, CH Helio’s Foxglove Atheart, the Akita, CH Crown Royal’s Start’n A Revolution, the Staffordshire Bull Terrier, CH Bullblade Blood And Honour, the Silky Terrier, CH Bar-B’s Tawnymist Tobias, and the Australian Shepherd, Pacifi’c Make A Move On Me.  She chose DOG2WATCH, the Standard Poodle, Encore, as her Best In Show.  Encore and handler Tim Brazier have been on a wild ride this summer, picking up eight BIS in the eleven they have shown in. 


  1. I have been in the dogdom all of my life. There has been a FEW dogs that I really would consider my favorite ALL time dogs. Encore and Dodger are 2 of my 4 ALL time favorite dogs. THey are incredible specimens of their breed. Dodgers handler is amazing and does amazing with ANY breed she is given. Tim is a legend for showing outstanding poodles.Keep up the great work.

  2. This picture of Encore and Tim is absolutely gorgeous!!! If you want a
    good shot, do it outside!! What a record to start out with!! And from
    the looks of it, that won't be hard to do!!
    Congratulations on the latest Best!!