(Photo by Kelly Schur-Mitchell)
The show week ended yesterday in Yuma AZ with the Imperial Valley Kennel Club’s day two show. Judge Robert Black had a powerhouse seven from which to choose his top two. They were the German Wirehaired Pointer, GCH CH Mt View’s Ripsnorter Silver Charm, the Basenji, GCH CH Jasiri-Sukari Win Tin Tin, the Kuvasz, GCH CH Szumeria’s Wildwood silver Six Pence, the Wire Fox Terrier, GCH CH AfterAll Painting the Sky, the Pug, GCH CH Hill Country Tag I’m It, the Standard Poodle, GCH CH Brighton Lakeridge Encore, and the Bearded Collie, GCH CH Wigglesworth Thriller.
Powering his way to the Best In Show was the Pug, JJ, while the country’s Number One Dog All Breeds, took home the Reserve. DOG2WATCH JJ, winner of the Pug Dog Club of America’s 2012 National Specialty, has ten BIS in 32 final appearances this year.