Monday, March 26, 2012


GCH CH Aerden's Pretty In Pink JH  

We start our Monday Morning Mop Up in Dubuque IA where the Dubuque Kennel Club posted a pair of shows this weekend.  Day one’s final had Katie Gammill choosing her Best of the English Setter, GCH CH Aerden's Pretty In Pink JH, the Basset Hound, GCH CH Topsfield-Sanchu Eenie Meenie Miney Moe, the Bullmastiff, GCH CH Newcastle's Picturesque Picasso, the Wire Fox Terrier, GCH CH Gordon's Bite Of The Apple, the Brussels Griffon, GCH CH Knolland Amber Moon, the Lhasa Apso, CH Monarch Rufkins Tango In Paris, and the German Shepherd Dog, CH Alkarah's Bossa Nova.  

Her BIS was the English. Setter, KiKi.  It’s the first for KiKi and her breeder/owner Laurie Engel.  Our congratulations to Laurie, co-breeder/owner Rose Miller, and handler Vito Ciaravino.  

GCH CH .Francesca's House Of Blues  

Sunday, Steve Hayden would see the Irish Setter, Rosette Without Limits, the Afghan Hound, GCH CH .Alphaville's Special Edition Wynsyr, the Doberman Pinscher, GCH CH Francesca's House Of Blues, the Border Terrier, GCH CH .Meadowlake Simply Sinful, the above named Griffon, the Bulldog to be named later, and the previously mentioned GSD.  

It was the Doberman, Dakota, taking home the closer.   It is also Dakota’s first AKC BIS.  Congratulations to breeders Dawn M Sauriol, Dawn R Honaker, Shari L Demitrowicz, owner Robert Hennessey, and handler Dylan Kipp.


  1. I believe Dakota was handled by Susan's daughter, Dylan Kipp.

  2. Does anyone know who the show photographer was at the dubuque kennel club show on 3-24-12 and 3-25-12?