GCH CH Claircreek’s Impression de Matisse
(photo by Michael McGuire)
Our show week got underway yesterday in York PA with the Lancaster Kennel Club show, the first the Celtic Cluster’s five shows this week. Day one’s final found judge Elizabeth Muthard in the final ring with the English Springer Spaniel, GCH CH Cerise Celtic Thunder, the Bloodhound, GCH CH Flessners International S’cess, the Portuguese Water Dog, GCH CH Claircreek’s Impression de Matisse, the Scottish Terrier, GCH CH McVan’s To Russia with Love, the Smooth Coat Chihuahua, GCH CH Sonnus Silo, the Dalmatian, GCH CH Spotted Bliss Oreo Delight, and the Briard, GCH CH Deja Vu Mia Cool As A Cucumber.
GCH CH Deja Vu Mia Cool As A Cucumber
Gathering his 23rd BIS was the nation’s Number One Dog, the Portie, Matisse. Grabbing the RBIS was the Briard, Dill. Matisse’s 24 BIS in 29 final appearances this year is the best winning percentage of any Top Ten Dog in the past two decades.