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2013 National Specialty Winners

Best of Breed Ida Belle

Best of Breed - "Ida Belle"

GCH WHIRLAWAY'S IDA BELLE'S A RINGING
AKC#
DOB: 1/13/2010
Sire: GCH Karhiba n' Adili's Winning Hand
Dam: DC Whirlaway's Jubilee Song, SC.
Breeders: William and Christine Kitsch and Jennifer Lazowski
Owners: Lynn Fitzgerald, Jennifer Lazowski & Christine Kitsch
Best of Breed Ida Belle

Best of Winners - "Reign"

KIMANI'S AIRES APPARENT
AKC#
DOB: 9/28/2012
Sire: Sire: CH Kimani's Aires Above the Ground, JC
Dam: CH Kimani's Something Spectacular, JC
Breeders: Roberta Porter, DVM & Alicia Hanna
Owners: Roberta Porter, DVM, Alicia Hanna, Alice Walls, Elaine Demopoulos
Best of Opposite Sex Mafu

Best of Opposite Sex - "Mafu"

CH KIMANI'S AIRES ABOVE THE GROUND, JC.
AKC#
DOB: 6/25/2003
Sire: DC Kimani's Flixible Flyer, SC
Dam: DC Kimani's Wilds of Africa MC
Breeders: Alicia Mohr-Hanna & Dennis Vega
Owner: Alicia Hanna
Select Dog Mack

Select Dog - "Mack"

GCH LAFLUER'S BIG MACKATTACK
AKC#
DOB: 5/9/2010
Sire: Kimani Something To Talk About
Dam: CH TaHari's Sweet Escape of LaFleurs
Breeder: Karen LaFleur
Owners: Karen L LaFleurs & Jeffrey Ochmann
Select Bitch Binga

Select Bitch - "Binga"

GCH KIMANI'S TIME HONORED, JC
AKC#
DOB: 10/27/2009
Sire: Kimani's Something to Talk About
Dam: Kimani's Time after Time
Breeder: Alicia Hanna
Owners: Alicia Hanna, Alice Walls, Roberta Porter, DVM
Award of Merit Ace

Award of Merit - "Ace"

GCH KARHIBA N ADILI'S WINNING HAND JC
AKC#
DOB: 11/26/2007
Sire: GCH Adili's American Idol
Dam: CH Tahari's Fire & Rain of Karihiba
Breeders: Celia Hoffman, Glenn Hoffman & Frank DePaulo
Owners: Nadine Vaccarino, Celia Hoffman, Glenn Hoffman & Cassandra Rodgers
Award of Merit Ferris

Award of Merit - "Ferris"

CH WHIRLAWAY'S POT O'GOLD
AKC#
DOB: 3/17/2011
Sire: CH Rokishoal's Undeniable at Hunter's Ridge
Dam: DC Whirlaway's Jubilee Song, SC
Breeders: Christine and William Kitsch and Jennifer Lazowski
Owners: William and Christine Kitsch and Jennifer Lazowski
Award of Merit Joker

Award of Merit - "Joker"

GCH DIABLO'S DARK KNIGHT'S NEMESIS
AKC#
DOB: 4/4/2009
Sire: GCH Pupukearidge Ikaika O Sprgvly
Dam: CH Westwood Shadoridge Hey Lil' Cobra
Breeders: Nancy Faville & Mercedes Messer
Owners: Nancy Faville & Larry Weiss
Award of Merit Ikaika

Award of Merit - "Ikaika"

GCH PUPUKEA RIDGE IKAIKA O SPRING VALLEY CGC TDI
AKC#
DOB: 7/15/2005
Sire: CH Spring Valley's Great Gatsby
Dam: CH Deer Ridge Dream Weaver
Breeders: Tom & Barbara Peach
Owners: Tom & Barbara Peach & Pam Lambie
Award of Merit Moly

Award of Merit - "Molly"

GCH CAMELOT'S RED HOT TAMALE
AKC#
DOB: 3/19/2010
Sire: GCH Paradigm Aariel's Undisputed RN CD ROM
Dam: CH Camelot's Red Sunset ROM
Breeder: Clayton Heathcock
Owners: Clayton Heathcock & Cheri Hadley
Award of Merit Bess

Award of Merit - "Bess"

GCH ZAREBA'S BADDEST BESS
AKC#
DOB: 11/24/2009
Sire: Sire: CH Orangewood's Talk O' The Town
Dam: GCH Zareba's Hot Hot Heat of Rare Earth
Breeder: Marie Glodowski
Owners: Marie Glodowski and Marcin Glodowski
Award of Merit Kouga

Award of Merit - "Kouga"

CH KIMANI'S INDELIBLE IMPRESSION
AKC#
DOB: 3/21/2012
Sire: CH Kimani's Star Power
Dam: CH Kimani's Lasting Impression, JC
Breeders: George Mohr & Alicia Mohr Hanna
Owners: Alice Walls, Alicia Hanna, Elaine Demopoulos, Roberta Porter, DVM
Award of Merit Penelope

Award of Merit - "Penelope"

CH LAFLEUR'S PENNY LANE
AKC# HP37434901
DOB: 5/9/2010
Sire: Kimani's Something To Talk About
Dam: CH TaHari's Sweet Escape of LaFleurs
Breeder: Karen LaFleur
Owner: Karen LaFleur
Best of Opposite Sex Mafu

Best Veteran - "Mafu"

CH KIMANI'S AIRES ABOVE THE GROUND, JC.
AKC#
DOB: 6/25/2003
Sire: DC Kimani's Flixible Flyer, SC
Dam: DC Kimani's Wilds of Africa MC
Breeders: Alicia Mohr-Hanna and Dennis Vega
Owner: Alicia Hanna

Winners Dog (BBE) -

KAKILY RUSO NY DIA SC RN
AKC# HP39963610
DOB:
Sire: GCH Ashanti's Regulus of Royal Stars RE SC
Dam: CH Kakily Starry Night of Pumamere-Copprdg RA JC.
Breeders: Kathryn & Donald Blumenfeld-Jones
Owners: Kathryn & Donald Blumenfeld-Jones

Reserve Winners Dog (6-9 Mo Puppy) -

KIMANI'S SOMETHING TO ADMIRE
AKC# HP45018101
DOB: 3/1/2013
Sire: Kimani's Something to Talk About
Dam: GCH Kimani's Etched in Gold
Breeders: Maureen Tauber and Alicia Hanna
Owner: Alicia Hanna

Winners Bitch (12-15 Mo) -

KIMANI'S AIRES APPARENT
AKC# HP43967103
DOB: 9/28/2012
Sire: Dam: CH Kimani's Something Spectacular, JC
Breeders: Roberta Porter, DVM & Alicia Hanna
Owners: Roberta Porter, DVM & Alicia Hanna, Alice Walls, Elaine Demopoulos.

Reserve Winners Bitch (BBE) -

IMARI'S WILDEST DREAM
AKC# HP42866811
DOB: 4/21/2012
Sire: GCH CH HPK Tropaco Troyan Argos of Coso
Dam: GCH CH Kimani's Princess of Imari
Breeder: Mija Cyphert
Owner: Mija Cyphert
Best in Veteran In Sweepstakes

Best in Veteran Sweepstakes (7-9 Bitch) -

CH DIMOND'S HOW SWEET IT IS
AKC# HP17922004
DOB: 8/24/2005
Sire: CH Ivy League's Academy Award
Dam: CH Dimond's Anything's Possible
Breeder: Sandra Gordon-Lentsch
Owners: Sandra Gordon-Lentsch & Jeff Lentsch
Best in Veteran Bitch

Best Veteran Bitch (7-9) -

CH KODA'S QUICK STEP
AKC# HP14644412
DOB: 4/4/2005
Sire: CH Firedance Koda's High Flight JC CGC
Dam: DC Koda's Femme Fatale MC FCH HIC LCM
Breeder: Alice Caplinger
Owners: Alice Caplinger & Neil McDevitt
Best of Opposite Veteran in Sweepstakes Avendale

Best of Opposite to Best Veteran in Sweepstakes (9-11 Dog) -

CH AVENDALE OF NASHIRA
AKC# HP10763501
DOB: 4/30/2004
Sire: CH Nashira's Excalibur Of Ridgelea
Dam: CH Nashira's Lady Gwenavier
Breeders: Concetta M Jez, Doris M Pio, Pasquale Pio
Owners: Concetta M Jez, Doris Pio & Pasquale Pio
Best Puppy in Sweepstakes

Best Puppy in Sweepstakes (6-9 puppy bitch) -

JAHINA'S SAY GOODNITE GRACIE
AKC# HP45644901
DOB: 2/18/2013
Sire: GCH Ivy League's No Place Like Home
Dam: GCH Jahina's My Darling Ansela
Breeders: Danielle and Jeff Burtch
Owners: Danielle and Jeff Burtch
Best of Opposite Puppy in Sweepstakes

Best of Opposite in Puppy Sweepstakes (9-12 puppy dog) -

CALICO RIDGE ROCK ME MAMA
AKC# HP44558806
DOB: 12/24/2012
Sire: Crestridge Kengalis Full Throttled Chopper
Dam: Calico Ridge Sweet Clementine
Breeder: Diane Jacobsen
Owner: Diane Jacobsen
Best Junior in Sweepstakes

Best Junior in Sweepstakes (15-18 month bitch) -

AEGIS HAZELNUT EXPRESSO
AKC# HP42986502
DOB: 5/24/2012
Sire: GCH Invictus Nightmare Before Xmas, JC
Dam: CH Aegis Molotov Cocktail RN OA AXJ NF
Breeders: Jillyn Myers & Erin Coogan
Owners: Jillyn Myers & Erin Coogan
Best of Opposite Junior in Sweepstakes

Best of Opposite Junior in Sweepstakes (15-18 month dog) -

TAHARI'S SO IMPRESSIVE
AKC# HP43523502
DOB: 6/16/2012
Sire: CH Rokishoals Lenny Man On The Side
Dam: CH Tahari's Pretty Impressive
Breeder: Frank DePaulo
Owners: Julianne Riedy & Frank DePaulo
Top 25 Winner

Top 25 Winner - "Ida Belle"

GCH WHIRLAWAY'S IDA BELLE'S A RINGING
AKC#
DOB: 1/13/2010
Sire: GCH Karhiba n' Adili's Winning Hand
Dam: DC Whirlaway's Jubilee Song, SC.
Breeders: William and Christine Kitsch and Jennifer Lazowski
Owners: Lynn Fitzgerald, Jennifer Lazowski & Christine Kitsch
People's Choice Top 25

People's Choice Top 25 - "Hammer"

GCH RIVERROADS RIDGERUNR HAMMER OF THOR, FCH BN RA JC NA NJP NAP ET
AKC#
DOB: 11/2/2007
Sire: Ch. Thor of Parnassus
Dam: Riverods Fahrdonnah
Breeders: Judith Huppert/Robert Keller/Beth Schmidt
Owner: Bob Keller Jr.
High in Obedience Trial

High in Obedience Trial - "Cello"

FC WHEATRIDGE SOLOIST O'KAHLU CD SC
AKC# HP38276201
DOB: 6/4/2010
Sire: DC Paradigm's Aristos By Ridgelea SC LCM CGC
Dam: OTCH Wheatridge Condelezza O'Kahlu UDX6 OM5
Breeder: Pat Brunstetter T Shar
Owner: Pat Brunstetter T Shar
High in Agility Trial

High in Agility Trial - "Stevie"

CH MACH 8 KODA'S GOLD DUST WOMAN CD, SC, MXB3, MJB3, XFT2B
AKC#
DOB: 10/18/2002
Sire: CH Nashiras Excalibur of Ridgelea
Dam: CH Clara Valley So Phenomenal
Breeder: Alice Caplinger
Owners: Mark & Ann Rudd / Handler: Mark Rudd
2013 Best in Field Sheba

Best in Field - "Sheba"

FC DIAMOND'S QUEEN OF SHEBA OF LIONRIDGE SC, CGC
AKC# HP43654502
DOB: 6/2/2012
Sire: GCH DC Diamond's Ariel of Le Crème LCX9 MC CGC TDI TT
Dam: GCH Spurridge's Axl of Lionridge
Breeders:
Owners: Billy Berghold, Dr. Dan O'Neill
2013 Best in Triathlon Hannah

Best in Triathlon - "Hannah"

GCH JUBA LEE SPEAKING OF CHARMING, CD, BN, RE, SC, CGC
AKC# HP39198702
DOB: 10/22/2010
Sire: DC Juba Lee's Speaker Of The House SC
Dam: CH Juba Lee Third Time's The Charm
Breeders: Melissa Karp & Kerry Williams
Owners: Linda & Michael Smith, Kerry Williams