Wednesday, June 1, 2011


GCH CH Karnovanda's Tenzing

The dog crowd out in the Pacific Northwest got into the weekend late beginning the competition on Saturday in Spokane with the first of the Spokane Kennel Club’s two shows,  Virginia Lynn closed day one with the Golden Retriever, GCH CH Rush Hill’s Run’n Amuck at Abelard AXP AJP NFP, the Whippet, GCH CH Sporting field’s Bahama Sands, the Siberian Husky, GCH CH Karnovanda's Tenzing, the Smooth Fox Terrier, GCH CH Slyfox Sneaks a Peek, the Pomeranian, CH Daystar Pomryte's Cowboy Up, the American Eskimo Dog, GCH CH Silveroaks First & Foremost, and the Shetland Sheepdog, GCH CH  Leeason Rock My Soul.

Saturday belonged to the Siberian, Tenzing, as he picked up his second BIS of the year.  At four years old Tenzing is just hitting his stride.   Congratulations to breeders Judith M Russell & Donna Beckman, owners Judith M Russell, Sarah N Hubbach, L M Cera DVM, and handler  Randy W Schepper.

GCH CH Sporting Field‘s Bahama Sands
(Photo by Angela Stein)

Sunday     Robert Stein saw the same Whippet, Smooth Fox, & Sheltie with the Irish Water Spaniel, GCH CH Poole’s Ide Got Water RN, the Doberman Pinscher, GCH CH Caryola’s Antigua, the Pug. GCH CH Rose’s TKO, and the Dalmatian, CH Country Luvz a Rockstar.  He chose the Whippet, Tawny, as his Best In Show.  Tawny has been vying for a top ten berth for the last three seasons.  We will see how close this win, her tenth BIS this year, gets her.

GCH CH Slyfox Sneaks a Peek

On Monday exhibitors started anew in Coeur D'Alene ID .  The Smooth Fox Terrier, GCH CH Slyfox Sneaks a Peek  would dominate the stop taking home both of the /big rosettes offered by with the Coeur D'Alene Dog Fanciers. Monday Adam and handler Eddie Boyes were joined in Dorothy MacDonald’s final by the Flat-Coated Retriever, GCH CH Blacklace Magic Mocha Sapphire, the Longhaired Dachshund, GCH CH Add-Sim's Scout Of Mt., the Bernese Mountain Dog, GCH CH Alpenspirit Who's On First, the Brussels Griffon, CH Aberglen Hilltop Rope Trix, the Standarde Poodle, GCH CH Brighton Lakeridge Encore, and the above named Sheltie.

Adam and Eddie closed the set with Rick Beuchamp and the aforementioned Golden, Dachshund, Doberman, Standard Poodle, & Sheltie along with the Affenpinscher, CH Winterkloud Winston. The wins brings Adam’s 2011 tally to nine BIS and 26 Terrier Group top prizes, good enough for a top 15 ranking.


  1. Tawny's BIS was on handler Amandas birthday! What a nice gift. :)

  2. Tawny is the most perfect Whippet I have ever seen. And I have seen all the other big-name Whippets from recent years.

  3. sporting feild kennel has very nice dogs along with starline and bo-bett!!