Monday, March 12, 2012


GCH CH Miletree Northern Star at Shirmont  

The hometown Garden City Kansas Kennel Club gave local dog lovers three days of shows this weekend.  Friday’s finalists were the Irish Setter, GCH CH Antares Bobby Jones, the Bloodhound, GCH CH Quiet Creek’s Windfall, the Doberman Pinscher, GCH CH Gallant’s First and Foremost v Ciden, the Airedale, GCH CH Epoch’s Time Bandit, the Cavalier, King Charles Spaniel, GCH CH Miletree Northern Star at Shirmont, the Chinese Shar-Pei, GCH CH Vaje’s Jethrene Bodine, and the Smooth Collie, GCH CH Bit of Heaven’s Sorceress.  

Day one went to the smallest among them, the Cavalier, Teddy.  It’s the first this year for Teddy & handler Clint Livingston.  Teddy and Clint picked up seven BIS and 32 Toy Groups in 2011.  

GCH CH Quiet Creek’s Windfall  

Saturday Judith Brown would see the German Shorthaired Pointer, GCH CH Fieldfine’s Pure Gold CGC TDI, the above named Bloodhound, the Samoyed, GCH CH T-Snow Star’s Beyond Destiny, the same Airedale, the Shih Tzu, Symarun’s Love T’Look, the Tibetan Terrier, GCH CH Barnstorm’s Grissom TT CSI, and the Bouvier des Flandres, GCH CH Rocheuses Me and My Shadow of Cornus. 

Her choice for BIS was the Bloodhound, Credo.  It’s the first this year for Credo who had two BIS, 26 Hound groups, & a BISS at the American Bloodhound Club national specialty last year a Congratulations to  breeders Susan Hamil, Lori Burch, & Lyn Sherman,  owners Michael and Kimberly Hansen, Susan Hamil, & Lori Burch, and handler Doug Carlson.  

GCH CH Rocheuses Me and My Shadow of Cornus  

They wrapped it up on Sunday with Nancy Simmons and Credo, the aforementioned Doberman, Airedale, Shih Tzu, & Bouvier, the Golden Retriever, GCH CH Buddy’s Bobbity-Bop Blue Moon RN, and the Schipperke, Bon Chien Showtime at the Apollo.  Her Best was the Bouvier Casper.  It’s the fourth this year for the country’s Number One Bouvier.


  1. Barbara & BillyMarch 14, 2012 at 6:26 AM

    As an Owner/Handler, it was an honor to be in Best with some of the country’s top dogs and handlers in Garden City Kansas; it was a beautiful line up. Congratulations to the Bloodhound on Saturday. Yes Owner/Handlers it can be done with much practice, patience and tenacity. Thank you DSP for keeping us up on the entire poop.
    Barbara & “Billy” BIS GCH Fieldfines Pure Gold