** Trisha Huck’s Saluki took two RWB in the Saluki Specialty and one WB ribbon for a point towards her Championship at the All-Breed Club in Fort Worth Texas end of March.
**Jennifer Gardzina’s Pointer special took a four point major at the Phoenix shows and her class dog pointed out at those shows.
**Terry Crawford’s Scottish Dear Hound finished her NOHS Gold Grand Championship.
**Terry and David Crawford’s “Jack” the Portuguese Podengo Pequeno, (Tango's Don't You Forgot About Me CGC) got his CGC at the ripe old age of 8 mos. He also won the breed and secured group 2 at our Match.
We will soon have a new Scottish Deerhound pup arriving. Arthur is from Nightwatch kennels in Maryland.
**Jill Stout’s Great Dane Everly won the breed (over Elliott!) and took a group 4.
**Penny Phaneuf’s Ridgeback “Gambler” received WD in Albuquerque for his second major. He only needs 3 points to finish.
**Lisa’s first foray into the Conformation ring was to guide a Champion around the ring during the Parade of Champions at our match. Welcome to the Dark Side Lisa!
**Ruthann reported that Webe - Dunham Lake Sticky Beak - earned two hard fought and well deserved Preferred Utility legs in Alamogordo at the Chaparral Kennel Club trials. He was only one of 5 to Q in utility on Fri and only one of 4 on Sat.
**Suzanne Browne's Dodger earned his AKC scent work advanced Buried & Container & Interior titles on 15 April 2023. He also earned his AKC advanced scent title on that date.
** Jennifer Gardzina’s puppy had her first field trial. She placed 4th out of 13!
** Christy Olthof has 2 new kittens. Please pray for her sanity!
**Terri’s brags were from the Greely,Colorado show in August.
Jack on his very first day ever in a show was BOB, OHBOB and Best in Sweepstakes.
Layla finished her GCH with 5 five point majors over the course of the weekend.
Hedy earned a Select while being shown by our grandaughter Cali. Cali had never shown before that weekend. Caileag earned her CGC, CGCA, CGCU and TKN all in one day! We took a group 4 in the Breeder's Showcase. We took Caileag, Layla and Fhirinn into the showcase.
**Penny’s Gambler finished his CH and took his first BOB. Wyatt did exceptional as well the entire weekend.
**Branda’s Golden, Rush Hill’s Indefatigable, - Indy - earned her HydroDash Novice title this summer. (HydroDash is speed swimming.)
**Linda Gallacher’s Pixel earned her BN (beginner Novice) title and got her first leg for her Novice title with a first place!
**Terry Crawford’s Caileag earned her BCAT title at the FastCATs last weekend.
**Penny Phaneuf’s Wyatt received his Silver Grand Champion designation.
**Ruthann McCaulley’s Webe, Dunham Lake Sticky Beak, Australian terrier and I had a “bomb” on Fri in Albuquerque 2 weeks ago, but came roaring back on Sat and Sun. He placed 4th in Rally Choice and was High in Trial Preferred class (lower jump height but same exercises etc. as others) and on Sun we won the Rally Choice with 100 and another High in Trial Preferred
The October 2023 Raffle
was won by Wendy Basehore