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Words Of Wisdom From Jane – The Do’s and Don’ts of Approaching The Judge

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Approaching the judge should be done during downtime, not between classes, not while taking photos, but when the judge clearly has a break in their assignment. Introduce yourself, explain you are a long-time breeder, exhibitor, or parent club-approved mentor (if applicable).

July 15th, 2021 | Posted in Current Articles,Dog Show History,Health & Training | Read More »

The Great Ones – Ch. Kabik’s The Challenger

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When Chris Terrell piloted Ch. Kabik’s The Challenger out onto that sea of emerald green, all noise and distraction fell away. Turning inward, a focused confidence surged through his hands, enabling the great hound to reveal his very essence as the king of all dogs.
Known as ‘Pepsi’ by his many adoring fans, the magnificent black-and-tan Afghan Hound had been crowned Showdog of the Year for 1982 just one month before Chris Terrell showed him to his Westminster Best In Show. They won this great honor as an owner-handler team.

July 8th, 2021 | Posted in Current Articles,Dog Show History,Featured | Read More »

Out of the Vault

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Out of the Vault  - A few pictures from around the Doberman Pinscher ring at the 1960 Westminster Kennel Club. Best of Breed was awarded to Ch. Storm’s Donner handled by Peter Knoop who went on to win the Working Group that evening.        

June 16th, 2021 | Posted in Dog Show History,Featured,Remembering Our Past? | Read More »

Westminster Juniors 1979 – Past & Future Stars – Guess Who?

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Here are the answers. How many did you get right?

June 14th, 2021 | Posted in Current Articles,Dog Show History,Featured | Read More »

Westminster Juniors 1979 – Past & Future Stars – Guess Who?

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This star-studded photo from the 1979 WKC Junior Showmanship Finals features many famous people from the sport of purebred dogs.

June 13th, 2021 | Posted in Current Articles,Dog Show History | Read More »

Sir Bedivere – A Lyndhurst Legend

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“He created the Gould Challenge Cup as his parting gesture to the breed.” Krystyn adds that this awesome piece of Saint Bernard history will be on view for Westminster in the mansion library. Their special Westminster display also features historic pictures such as Frank Gould’s first Saint Bernard litter whelped at the kennel. “Upstairs in the art gallery we also have their trophy cups and in the center is the Frank Gould Saint Bernard cup and a smaller challenge cup, one awarded for Smooths and one for Roughs.” I took a look and I think that’s a damn fine parting gesture.

June 11th, 2021 | Posted in Current Articles,Dog Show History,Featured | Read More »

Breed Essence with Jane

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Many breeds have an epigram. That short distinctive line, or quote that instantly gives you a mental picture of the essence of the breed. That little something maybe a breeder, judge or exhibitor mentioned or a sentence from the breed standard. These one-liners hit the nail on the head and are thought provoking. This week’s vignette in this series is the Basenji.

May 27th, 2021 | Posted in Current Articles,Dog Show History,Featured | Read More »

Breed Essence with Jane

Harrier

Many breeds have an epigram. That short distinctive line, or quote that instantly gives you a mental picture of the essence of the breed. That little something maybe a breeder, judge or exhibitor mentioned or a sentence from the breed standard. These one-liners hit the nail on the head and are thought provoking. This week’s vignette in this series is the Harrier.

May 13th, 2021 | Posted in Dog Show History,Featured,Uncategorized | Read More »

Breed Essence with Jane

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Many breeds have an epigram. That short distinctive line, or quote that instantly gives you a mental picture of the essence of the breed. That little something maybe a breeder, judge or exhibitor mentioned or a sentence from the breed standard. These one-liners hit the nail on the head and are thought provoking.

May 6th, 2021 | Posted in Dog Show History,Featured | Read More »

Breed Essence with Jane

Breed Essence with Jane

Many breeds have an epigram. That short distinctive line, or quote that instantly gives you a mental picture of the essence of the breed. That little something maybe a breeder, judge or exhibitor mentioned or a sentence from the breed standard. These one-liners hit the nail on the head and are thought provoking.

April 22nd, 2021 | Posted in Dog Show History,Featured | Read More »

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