GCH CH Telltale American Ride
(photo by Michael McGuire)
Rock Island IL, across the Mississippi River from Davenport IA, is not the easiest place to get to, but the Scott County Kennel Club did draw some top names for their two shows on May 9th & 10th. Judge Charles Trotter had the Saturday final and his choice of the English Springer Spaniel, GCH CH Telltale American Ride, the Whippet, GCH CH Bohem Swan Song SC, the Siberian Husky, GCH CH Highlander's Rumour Has It, the Norwich Terrier, CH Taliesin Twice As Nice, the Pug, GCH CH Careva's Boodelicious, the French Bulldog, GCH CH Moonshadow Ormalu, and the Old English Sheepdog, GCH CH Lambluv's Sultry Sensation.
GCH CH Careva's Boodelicious
Finishing one/two were the Springer, Randy, and the Pug, Buddha. Randy is the Number Three Sporting Dog and the Number Nine Dog All Breeds with seven BIS and 28 Sporting Groups.
GCH CH Wingssong Singular Sensation
Judge Richard Miller would see the Field Spaniel, CH Killara's Brighter Than the Sun TD, the Norwegian Elkhound, GCH CH Silver Sleuth Vikrest, the same Siberian & Norwich, the Papillon, GCH CH Wingssong Singular Sensation, the Boston Terrier, CH Motif's John Bernard Books, and the aforementioned OES.
CH Killara's Brighter Than the Sun TD
It was the Papillon, Uno, taking home the big rosette and the Field Spaniel, Maiko, collecting the reserve ribbon. It was te first BIS of the year for Uno. Congratulations to breeders/owners Pat & Chris Jones.