We hear that some of our top dogs and exhibitors decided to enjoy a doggy vacation on the beautiful island of Puerto Rico. The fun began on Thursday with the Caribe Kennel Club show in Bayamon. Robert Shreve’s first days even were the Golden Retriever, GCH CH Gemini Fallchase The Butler Did It, the 15" Beagle, GCH CH Torquay Midnight Confession, from the Open Dog Class, the Boxer, Dajen's Full Cord, the Miniature Schnauzer, CH Sterling Hallelujah, the Miniature Pinscher, GCH Brackley He's My Warrior, a Lhasa Apso from the Open Dog Class, Xeralane's Kid Rock, the Australian Shepherd, CH Terra-Blue Hemlocks Black and Tan. Day one went to the winningest 15” Beagle in history, Lola. Lola’s 35th career BIS is her third of 2011.
GCH CH Charlot N Chelee Shine at Showstars
Friday, the Ponce Kennel Club debut their first of three shows with Jane Forsyth greeting six of Thursday’s finalists. However, it was the lone newcomer, the ASCOB Cocker Spaniel, GCH CH Charlot N Chelee Shine at Showstars, picking up the BIS. It’s the first Sporting Group & BIS for Serena. Congratulations to breeders Cheryl Brown & Charlotte Kirton, owner Victor Rosado, and Brenda L Addleman.
Saturday, Polly Smith was in the final ring on the PKC’s day two with the above named Golden, Beagle, Boxer, & Lhasa, from the Open Dog Class, the Smooth Fox Terrier, Territch Patent Pending, a Shih Tzu from the 9 to 12 Puppy Class, Xeralane's On With The Music, and the Belgian Tervuren, CH Chateau Blanc's Karibbean Diva. Once again it was the charming Beagle, Lola, taking home the big rosette.