Tuesday, March 26, 2013


GCH CH Claircreek Impression de Matisse 
(Photo courtesy of Best In Show Daily)

Exhibitors from all over the Northeast gathered in Edison NJ this past week for three days with the New Brunswick Kennel Club and the Bronx County Kennel Club.  You can read about Friday’s NBKC show here.

GCH CH Banbury Bedrock Bright Star Bright 
(Photo courtesy of Best In Show Daily)

The NBKC did it again on Saturday with judge Paula Nykiel in the final ring.  The seven hoping to take home one of the top awards were the English Springer Spaniel, GCH CH Legacy Random Titleist, the Afghan Hound, CH Exlysta Aries Ciel Noir, the Portuguese Water Dog, GCH CH Claircreek Impression de Matisse, the Colored Bull Terrier, GCH CH Banbury Bedrock Bright Star Bright, the Maltese, GCH CH Ta-Jon’s Pawsitively Pawparazzi, the French Bulldog, GCH CH Diva’s Bastille My Heart, and the Rough Collie, GCH CH Devinwood A Perfect Stranger.

Her BIS was the PWD, Matisse, and her RBIS was the Bull Terrier, Yum Yum.  It was the second big rosette of the set for Matisse and his seventh of the year.

CH An Garda Deju Vu Looking At You

Judge Minna-Liisa Koltes would get a whole new seven for her BCKC final on Sunday, the Field Spaniel, CH Sandscape Pardon Me Boys, the Basenji, CH Klassic's Slam Dunk, the Samoyed, GCH CH McMagic's Candie Ham Of Pebbles Run, the American Staffordshire Terrier, CH An Garda Deju Vu Looking At You, the Pekingese, GCH CH Yakee Easily Persuaded, the Bichon Frise, GCH CH Vogelflight’s “Honor” to Pillowtalk, and the Belgian Sheepdog, CH  Morningstar's All That Jazz Ma'am.

GCH CH Vogelflight’s “Honor” to Pillowtalk
(Photo courtesy of Best In Show Daily) 
Her top two were the AmStaff, Flash, and the Bichon, Honor.  It’s the first BIS for the two year old AmStaff.  Congratulations to breeder/owner Evelyn Heath, co-breeder Renato Paco Zanoia and handler Christian P Berg.


  1. Did I miss the coverage of the California BIS for the Elkhound?