For those fanciers seeking a true winter wonderland experience this week there were the Northstar Working Group Association, the North Star Toy Dog Club, and the North Star Herding Group Club limited breed shows Friday in St Paul MN. James Reynolds named the Siberian Husky, GCH CH Highlander’s Rumour Has It, his top Working Dog. Rumour was last year’s Number Two Siberian Husky with two BIS and 18 Working Groups. Congratulations to breeders Anne & Brian Palmer, owners Marc Ralsky & Correen F Pacht, and handler Laura King.
GCH CH Fist Face A Penny For Your Thought
(photo by Michael McGuire)
Topping judge Terry Stacy’s Toy Group was the Brussels Griffon, GCH CH Fist Face A Penny For Your Thought. Penny finished 2014 as the Number Two Brussels Griffon with three BIS and 27 Toy Groups. Congratulations to breeders Rodney & Linda Vance, owners Larry & Carol Pagacz & Kelley Catterson, and handler Paul D Catterson.
GCH CH Lockenhaus Rumor Has It V Kenlyn
The German Shepherd Dog, GCH CH Lockenhaus Rumor Has It V Kenlyn, was Dr Gary Sparchu’s pick for best Herding Dog. Rumor was last year’s Number Six herding Dog with seven BIS and 45 Herding Groups. Congratulations to breeder/owner/handler Kent Bolyes, breeder/owner Pamela McElheney, and owners Deborah Stern & A & M Derose.