GCH CH Claircreek’s Impression de Matisse
(Photo by Jeffrey Hanlin)
Midwest exhibitors were in Springfield IL for the Illinois Capitol Kennel Club show, the first of four all breed contests there this week. The seven dogs that stayed all day to see judge Pat Trotter were the Vizsla, GCH CH Regal Point Pinnacle Of Kilauea, the Longhaired Dachshund, GCH CH Hundeleben Queen’s Armada SL, the Portuguese Water Dog, GCH CH Claircreek’s Impression de Matisse, the Miniature Schnauzer, GCH CH Allaruth Just Kidding v Sole Baye, the Shih Tzu, GCH CH Hallmark Jolie Bells Will Be Ringing, the Bulldog, GCH CH MyToys Epic Against The Wind, and the Cardigan Welsh Corgi, GCH Aubrey’s Tails of Mystery.
GCH CH MyToys Epic Against The Wind
Finishing one/two were the Portie, Matisse, and the Bulldog, Ralph. Matisse has walked away with 16 big rosettes from his last 17 shows. Matisse is the Number One Working Dog and Number Two Dog All Breeds with 71 BIS this year.