GCH CH Claircreek’s Impression de Matisse
(photo by Jeffrey Hanlin)
Over 2000 dogs gathered in Perry GA for yesterday’s Valdosta Kennel Club show. Judge Marjorie Martorella chose her top two from the English Cocker Spaniel, GCH CH Fieldstone Carousel Hell's Kitchen, the 15” Beagle, GCH CH Tashtins Lookin For Trouble, the Bloodhound, GCH CH Flessner's International S'Cess, the Portuguese Water Dog, GCH CH Claircreek’s Impression de Matisse, the Skye Terrier, CH Cragsmoor Good Time Charlie, the Pekingese, CH Pequest General Tso, the Bichon Frise, GCH CH Saks Winning Card, and the German Shepherd Dog, GCH CH Lockenhaus' Rumor Has It V Kenlyn.
Picking up his second BIS was the PWD, Matisse. Collecting the RBIS was the Peke, General Tso. The win, Matisse’s 34th BIS in 46 final appearances this year, will give him a 7,500 point lead over the Number Two Dog and more than 32,000 points on the Number Three Dog, just one third through the season.