Southern fanciers were in Anniston AL this weekend for the hometown Anniston Kennel Club’s two shows. Enjoying the southern hospitality was the Great Dane from Ohio, GCH CH Longo Miller n Lore’s Diamond Lil HOF. Scout and handler Laura Coomes returned to their home base in Summerfield FL with two more BIS to their credit.
Scout was judge James Noe’s Best on Saturday over the Golden Retriever, My Buddy's Eye Of The Beholder, his Reserve winner, the Redbone Coonhound, GCH CH Sidearm Jungle King Mufasa, the Cairn Terrier, GCH CH Connacht A Ha'Penny Will Do, the Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Orchard Hill Only Human, the Shiba Inu, CH Lee-Fen's An Everlasting Love, and the German Shepherd Dog, GCH CH Karizma’s Ike of Edale.
Scout and four of Saturday’s finalists would make it back to the final ring on Sunday. They were joined in judge James Fredricksen’s ring were the Black Cocker Spaniel, CH Bib N tux Born This Way, and the eventual RBIS, the Afghan hound, GCH CH Jakar An Affair Most Wicked. Scout is the winningest Great Dane in AKC history with 36 career BIS, 19 of which have come this year.