Monday, November 3, 2014


GCH CH Imperious Hamitup Southern Bell 

The Tennessee Valley Kennel Club asked judge Rita Holloway to take their Sunday final. The seven dogs she saw were the English Springer Spaniel, GCH CH Telltale American Ride, the 15” Beagle, GCH CH Tashtin’s Lookin for Trouble, the Akita, GCH CH CR-Wicca’s Trade Secret, the Welsh Terrier, GCH CH Shaireab’s Bayleigh Maid of Honor, the Pug, GCH CH Caper’s Sirius Endeavor, the Bulldog, GCH CH Imperious Hamitup Southern Bell, and the Smooth Collie, GCH CH Chrysalis Formal Wear PT. 

GCH CH Caper’s Sirius Endeavor 

 Her BIS was the Bulldog, Annabelle, and her RBIS was the Pug, Rufus. It was the first BIS in 19 final appearances this year for Annabelle and breeder/owner/handler Jean Hetherington. Congratulations to breeders/owners Rick & Susan Glover of HamItUp Bulldogs and Kelly & Rick Franz of Imperious Bulldogs, and owner Ellen Charles.


  1. Way to go Ladies...Knocking on the door for a while and finally earned the top prize. Annabelle is a spectacular bitch and congrats to Kelly, Jean, and Susan.