Monday, May 2, 2011


GCH CH Northgate’s As You Like It
(Photo by Infocusbymiguel)

There were also four shows in Decatur IL this week.  You can read about the Champaign Illinois Kennel Club’s day one show here.  On Friday, the Sandemac Kennel Club ended the day with Judy Webb’s final featuring the English Cocker Spaniel, CH Sion Dazzled 'Em At Rosemor, the Pharaoh Hound, GCH CH Northgate’s As You Like It, the Doberman Pinscher, CH Cambria's Must Be Fate, the Border Terrier, GCH CH Meadowlake Simply Sinful, the Brussels Griffon, GCH CH Knolland Amber Moon, the Keeshond, GCH CH KJ's Its Nothing Purrsonal, and the Australian Shepherd, Briarbrooks Stephen F Austin.   

Her BIS was the Number One Pharaoh Hound in history, Qing.  That career number 31 for Qing and handler Brian Livingston.

GCH CH GCH CH Royalist Ready to Reign

The CIKC’s redux on Saturday showcased Kathy Forbes with Qing, the above named Doberman & Border Terrier, the English Springer Spaniel, GCH CH Wynmoor Champagne Supernova, the Blenheim & Prince Charles English Toy Spaniel, GCH CH GCH CH Royalist Ready to Reign, the French Bulldog, CH Chitawee's Jest In Case, and the Bearded Collie, CH Daybar Blew By U.  BIS went to the lovely Toy Spaniel, Dash.  It’s his third of the year and his second in the last eight days. 

GCH CH Wynmoor Champagne Supernova

Sunday belonged to the Mattoon Kennel Club and William Cunningham, who chose the BIS.  His seven options were the aforementioned Springer, Pharaoh Hound, Border Terrier, & Griff, the Boxer, CH Nantess Royal Hot Rod, the Bichon Frise, GCH CH Vogelflight's 'Honor' To Pillowtalk, and the Belgian Sheepdog, GCH CH Chargany's Voyageur.    His Best was the Springer, Peyton.  Peyton has been on a roll lately, picking up three top prizes in the last eight days, five in the last five weeks, for a total of six this year.