GCH CH Claircreek Impression de Matisse
(photo by Jeffrey Hanlin)
Col Joe Purkhiser had the day two final Friday in Morgantown WV and six of the day one finalists from which to choose his top two.
GCH CH Collinswood Sparks Fly
The returning dogs were the English Setter, GCH CH Weymouths En Fuego, the Petit Basset Griffon Vendeen, CH Icecream v Tum-Tums Uriendjes, the Portuguese Water Dog, GCH CH Claircreek Impression de Matisse, the Kerry Blue Terrier, CH Teagan's Purple Rain, the Shih Tzu, Midnightdream Thril'f Victory, and the Tibetan Terrier, CH Aurora’s Welcome to the Jungle. The lone newcomer was the Australian Shepherd, GCH CH Collinswood Sparks Fly, who left the prior day’s BIS, the Smooth Collie, GCH CH Travler Kelise Overdrive, who finished the day with a Group Three ribbon.
Col Purkhiser’s top two were the Portie, Matisse, and the Aussie, Ember. It was the 38th BIS in 51 final appearances this year for Matisse, the country’s Number One Dog All Breeds.