Tuesday, February 22, 2011


GCH CH Castle Rock's SBigStaff Mad About You

Our weekend catchup has been delayed a day by the holiday, so without further ado, here’s what happened around the US.

In Hartford CT Saturday belonged to the Elm City Kennel Club.  Jacquelien Rayner picked her BIS from the Weimaraner, GCH CH Northwoods Send Money Honey, the Borzoi, GCH CH Greyhaven Wizard's Crystal, the Akita, CH Nakodo's Canadian Connection, the American Staffordshire Terrier, GCH CH Castle Rock's SBigStaff Mad About You, the Toy Poodle, CH Barclay Belstar Tinkilees Buddy, the Schipperke, GCH CH Riptide's I'm Nothin' But Trouble, and the Bearded Collie, GCH CH Tolkien Raintreee Mister Baggins.  She chose the AmStaff, Maddy.  It’s the second for the 2010 Montgomery County Kennel Club winner.

GCH CH Shadagee Caught Red Handed

On Sunday it was the First Company Governor's Foot Guard Athletic Association turn and they asked Sheila DiNardo to choose a Best In Show.  She considered the Irish Setter, GCH CH Shadagee Caught Red Handed, the Basset Hound, Beauchasseur Hewgo Boss, the Samoyed, GCH CH McMagic's Candie Ham Of Pebbles'run, the Irish Terrier, CH Laocragh's Clancy, the above named Toy Poodle, the Miniature Poodle, CH Surrey Sugar Baby, ands the Australian Shepherd, GCH CH Propwash Reckon.

She chose the 2010 Number Three Dog All Breeds, the Irish Setter, Emily.  Emily and handler Adam Bernardin collected a record 43 BIS and 123 Sporting Groups last year.  Congratulations to Adam, breeders Debbie Burke, Timothy Burke & Ellen Bieler, and wners Debbie Burke & Nancy Lee Conner.


  1. I believe the terrier group was won by an Irish Terrier, not Maddy.