"All the news
that's fit to pawprint"
is the official win photo of Diana -- UKC Ch. SFX's She's A Wonder, CA
(and pending AKC certification, BCAT) for her 3 pt. major win in
Kalamazoo Memorial Day Weekend under Judge Nikki Riggsbee, and ably
handled by Kendra Williams.
AKC: BISS GCh. SFX Dbl Helix ArticCross Nu Blood At SFX, CA
UKC: Multi-BIS RACEA RACEN CA GRCH Dbl Helix ArticCrossNuBloodAtSFX
At 11 years of age, tried Fast CAT for the first time in April 2022, and is closing in on her BCAT title.
Entered three of the four Greater Milwaukee Samoyed Fanciers
Specialties in Fond du Lac on April 24-25, 2022, and earned three Best
Veterans and three Awards of Merit, with quality competition. Thanks to
Gina Cashen for transporting her to Wisconsin when Lori couldn't leave
Friday night, and to co-breeder Robinette Dunahugh-Ralston for grooming
and handling (with Vicki Dice helping out on Sunday!). Sincere thanks
to judges Karen S. McFarlane, Ronda Bermke, and Kathy Wiley Mackai for
the wonderful wins!
Diana and her medals for second fastest run. 4/10/2022
Thank you, Buckeye Samoyed Club! First time trying Fast CAT and enjoyed
it! Thank you for all your help, Cheryl Brill Snow & the holders
whose names I didn't catch.
It's a 100 yard dash, chasing plastic bags on a motorized pulley. The
dogs are released and there is a timer that records the time elapsed
from start to finish of run.
AKC CH/UKC GRCH SFX ArticCross Make It So, AKC CA (Jean-Luc)
First in Working Class at 2019 SCA National Specialty
SFX's She's A Wonder (Diana), by AKC Ch/UKC GRCH SFX ArticCross Make It So CA (Jean-Luc) and UKC Ch. SFX Sure Fire Bet (GP)
Second Place 6-9 Month Puppy at 2019 SCA National Specialty
SFX's She's A Wonder (Diana), by AKC Ch/UKC GRCH SFX ArticCross Make It So CA (Jean-Luc) and UKC Ch. SFX Sure Fire Bet (GP),
winning her first point at 6 months old on September 14, 2019, at the
St. Clair Kennel Club in Goodells, MI, under judge Dr. John A.
Lure Coursing, July 7, 2019, Monroe, Michigan
UKC Ch. SFX Somewhere In Time, AKC CA (GG), by AKC/UKC/CKC/SKC
Ch. SnoTrak Special Effects, AKC/UKC/CKC CD, AKC TD, CGC, TDI, HCT
(Gizmo) x Rexann's Night Blooming Jasmine (Jasmine)
Jean-Luc, AKC CH/UKC GRCH SFX ArticCross Make It So, CA
Zinga, AKC CH/UKC GRCH SFX Bazinga! CA, by AKC CH/UKC GRCH SFX Time Bandit, AKC CA (Kahuna) x AKC/UKC GRCH SFX Treasure's Trove CA (Poppy)
Tasha, SFX Hoky Smokes!, by Ch. SFX Dream Boy (Snowy) x AKC/UKC GRCH Dbl Helix ArticCross Nu Blood At SFX CA (Sookie)
Select Bitch at Samoyed Association of Madison Specialty, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin, April 28, 2019.
GCh. SFX ArticCross French Kiss CA (Smooch)
Sire: BISS GCh. Daystar's Pardon My French
Dam: BISS GCh. Dbl Helix ArticCross Nu Blood At SFX CA
On January 18, 2019, new AKC Championship achieved for UKC GRCH SFX Bazinga! CA, daughter of AKC CH/UKC GRCH SFX Time Bandit CA and AKC GCH UK GRCH SFX Treasure's Trove CA.
Thank you to judge Dr. Andrea Bradford for seeing past Zinga's being
out-of-coat to award her the final major needed, with Winners Bitch,
Best of Winners, and Best of Breed Owner-Handled!
2018 SCA National
Sookie got an Award of Merit at the 2018 SCA National (her second AOM
in as many years!) and her co-owner Kendra Williams went Best Junior
with Sookie at the National.
They also qualified for and competed in the Top Twenty at the National!
daughter Mica won Best in Futurity puppy for her breeder-owner Gina
Cashen! Grandmother Sookie won Grand Futurity in 2011!
daughters out of Gina's Keeki placed as follows. Bred by Gina Cashen,
who owns Mica and co-owns Lilliah with Dana Baker.
was Grand Futurity from 12-15 month class, Lilliah 3rd in futurity
12-15. Sweepstakes Mica 2nd 12-15 and Lilliah 3rd in 13-15.
AKC CH/UKC GRCH SFX ArticCross Make It So, AKC CA
Jean-Luc got a new lure coursing ability title in 2016!
SFX Samoyeds and Girl Scouts at the UKC shows put on by One Paw Forward in Jackson, Michigan, April 3rd 2016!
LORI'S LINKS10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About The Smiling Samoyed
Samoyed health pages
Responsible Pet Owner's Coalition
and the Humane Society of the United States
Secret World Inside the Animal Rights Agenda
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