Capital Region Flat-Coated Retriever Club

Capital Region Flat-Coated Retriever Club

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Abby & Jeff win a Major in York
Windy Hill Maybe I'm Amazed "Abby"  received her first points & Major in York, at the Celtic Cluster.  Abby was shown by Jeff and is  owned by Jeff And Viv Koontz, Dr. Robert and Sonja Rickert
Award of Merit
Haze went to the MAFCRC Spring Supported and received an Award of Merit.  It was Haze's Second Show as a Special.  CH Indulgent Purple Haze "Haze" owned by Jeff & Viv Koontz
New CDX Title!
CH Victory's Kodiak Grin And Bear It CDX JH WC "Cody" owned by Don and Susan Bierer earned his CDX title in Hampton, VA.  Legs one and two came in February and March.  Then, the full court press was on to qualify a third leg before the rule change on May 1.  Group stays no more!
Calder Good Canine
Quillquest Yin Yang and Darkwater JH "Calder" owned by Penny Woodward earned his Canine Good Citizen at CDOTC in Crimora, VA.  He did a great job but still got one lick in.  Good thing the evaluator has a sporting breeds and the exercise was finished.

 April 2018 


Thrill's Rally Practice
Eagletarn Mistral Wind BN RN TKN CGC "Thrill" owned by Marla Stoner didn't want to be left out so for preparation for the specialty Thrill earned 2 Rally Intermediate legs at the Baltimore County Kennel Club show.  He placed 2nd in the second trial in spite of being handicaped by his handler who messed up some signs.
Out of Open
At the Potomac Valley Golden Retriever Club Agility trial, "Swizzle" Ch Blazin's Night Cap BN RI OA AXJ NF CL1 CL2-R CL2-H CL2-F, picked up her last Open Standard leg with a1st place for her OA title!  Swizzle was handled to a perfect run by Marty!!  Swizzle is owned and loved by Dawn, Marty & Colin & Bryce!
 
Graduate Open
Blazin's Keep The Faith CDX BN RE TKN CGC "Kip" owned by Marla Stoner won his first Graduate Open Leg and placed 1st with a 190 at the Spinone Club of America National Specialty.  What was even better was that he stayed happy for his entire time in the ring.  Kip did think that some of the Spinones were very cute.
First AX leg for Belle

After a two year break from agility, GCH Shalyn's Belle Bottom Blues CD RE OA OAJ JH CGC VFCR1 "Belle" owned, bred and handled by Sherri Lilley-Peck decided to venture back and see what we could do! First run was a Q and second place at the Merrimac Dog Training Club in Va. 


Obedient Weekend
Quillquest Yin Yang and Darkwater JH "Calder"  and CH Darkwater All That Glitters RA MX MXJ OF SH WCX CGC "Neon" owned by Penny Woodward had a very successful weekend in Fishersville, VA.  The weather was cold but the dogs were hot.  Calder earned 2 RN legs and did well for his first time in the ring.  Neon picked up his second BN leg with a high score in the upper 190s and a 1st place.  Very pleased with my boys.  After the trial was over both were able to chase the plastic rabbit in Fast CAT with good times for never having done it before.  The day ended with happy dogs and owner!
Rally Fun
At the Mason & Dixon KC Rally trials, "Swizzle", Ch Blazin's Night Cap BN RI NA AXJ NF CL1 CL2-R CL2-H CL2-F, finished her Rally Intermediate title and picked up her first Rally Advanced leg. At the same trials,  "Piston", GCH Blazin's Off Road Drive"N RN, finished his Rally Novice title and picked up his first Rally Intermediate leg.  Swizzle and Piston are owned and loved by Dawn M Buttion, Martin J Archambeault, Bryce Archambeault and Colin Archambeault!

 March 2018 


Love Raleigh
GCH Shalyn's Belle Bottom Blues CD RE OA OAJ JH CGC VFCR1 "Belle" bred, owned and handled by Sherri Lilley-Peck took Select bitch and a Best Owner Handler Sporting Group 4 at the Fayetteville KC Show in Raleigh North Carolina.
Breeze takes Raleigh

UKC CH Shalyn’s Sweet Virginia Breeze "Breeze" owned, bred and handled first by Sherri Lilley-Peck and then by Brenda Boesel who was helping me won her first points with a 5 point major at the Fayetteville’s KC Show in Raleigh, NC  taking Winners Bitch from the Bred by Exhibitor class then Best of a Winners and Best of Breed at 11 months of age over numerous specials including her mother Belle who just won breed at the supported entry in MD. 


New Grand Champion - Treasure

GCh Shasta Heaven Sent to Westwind SH RN WC CGC "Treasure" owned by William & Monica Stephens

Treasure is recognized as a AKC Grand Champion. Treasure and Greg Wessel (Treasure's handler) took Best of Opposites from the Best of Breed class  under Judge Gordon William Hayburn at the Maryland Sporting Dog Association Dog Show today (3/4/18).  That gave him enough points to get his AKC Grand Champion (GCH) title.   Congratulations to Treasure and Greg.

Supported Breed Win!
GCH Shalyn's Belle Bottom Blues CD RE OA OAJ JH CGC VFCR1 "Belle" owned and bred by Sherri Lilley-Peck and handled by Alex Bialozor won Best of Breed at the MD Sporting Dog Show at our supported entry! Belle also won the Select Bitch award the previous day. 10 points in a weekend towards her Bronze GCH!
Major for the pup
Shalyn’s Oil Baron "Baron" owned, bred and handled by Sherri Lilley-Peck earned his first major at 10 months old taking Winners Dog at our supported entry in MD. He was Reserve WD the day before. Baron also won Best Opposite Puppy both days of the supported to his sister Breeze! He now has 7 points and a major in just two weekends of showing!
Best Opposite sweeps and new Veteran!
GCHB CH Shalyn's Ribbons and Blues BN CD RE NA NJP CGC "Blue" owned, bred and handled by Sherri Lilley-Peck made a final cut in our supported BOB class. Blue was shown for a first time as a Veteran and won Best Opposite Veteran in sweepstakes to his sister Belle on the Sunday.
Best Veteran Sweepstakes!

GCH Shalyn's Belle Bottom Blues CD RE OA OAJ JH CGC VFCR1 "Belle" owned, bred and handled by Sherri Lilley-Peck won Best Veteran in Sweeps on the Sunday of our supported in MD and Best Opposite Veteran in sweeps on Sat of our supported! 

Best Puppy in Sweeps!
UKC CH Shalyn’s Sweet Virginia Breeze "Breeze" owned, bred and handled by Sherri Lilley-Peck and Dawn Buttion won Best Puppy in Sweeps both days of our supported entry in MD. She also took Reserve WB on the Sat to a a major! Nice start for my 10 mon old puppy and her second weekend out!

 February 2018 


Jumping Over the Moon

At the Star City Canine Training Club Agility trial in Lexington, VA, CH Darkwater All That Glitters RA MX *MXJ* OF SH WCX CGC "Neon" owned by Penny Woodward earned his MXJ title and a double Q on Sunday which gives him enough points to qualify for the FCRSA Hall of Fame.  I am so very proud of this dog.  Neon is bred by, owned, trained and handled by Penny.

On the same weekend Shasta Red Medicine Woman AX AXJ AJP JH WC CGC DJ "Shaman" owned by William and Penny Woodward picked up two MXP legs, an MJP leg and a double Q.  She is my rock steady dog on the courses and is catching up to big brother quickly. 

Master Agility Championship MACH
GCh Wingmaster Order of the Court CD BN RE JH MX MXJ MXF WCX CGC "Alabi" owned by Lind arble completed her MACH at Bella Vista Training Center on November 20th.

 January 2018 


Twist's first points!
Athercroft Kama Siouxtra "Twist" owned by Ruth Marsh, Dee Turkelson, Donna Slavin, Chris Abbott, was Winners Bitch from the 6-9 puppy class!  Twist earned 2 points for her outing!
BOB for Ms Belle
GCH Shalyn's Belle Bottom Blues CD RE OA OAJ JH CGC VFCR1 "Belle" owned and bred by Sherri Lilley-Peck and handled by Kevin Bednar took BOB in Richmond for another 5 points towards her GCHB title. 
Open FAST

At the Oriole Dog Training Club Agilty trials, "Juvi" GCh Blazin's License To Drive CDX PCDX BN GN RAE AX AXJ OF CL3-R CL3-H CL3-F, picked up 2 Open FAST legs with 2 1st places for her OF title!  Juvi also added another MXJ leg and 2nd place. Juvi is owned and loved by Dawn, Marty & Colin & Bryce!

Breeze’ s first AKC shows
UKCCh Shalyn's Sweet Virginia Breeze "Breeze" owned, bred and handled  by Sherri Lilley-Peck showed at her first AKC shows in Richmond taking reserve winners bitch both days at 9 months. 
Baron’s first points
Shalyn’s Oil Baron "Baron" owned, bred and handled by Sherri Lilley-Peck and Grant Arsenault earned his first four points taking Winners Dog and Best of Winners from the bred by class at his very first shows in Richmond!
Master Agility Weekend
CH Darkwater All That Glitters RA *MX* AXJ OF SH WCX CGC "Neon" owned by Penny Woodward earned his MX title at DOTC agility trial in Lexington, VA on Jan 14th as well as picking up 2 MXJ legs and a Double Q that weekend.  On the same weekend, Shasta Red Medicine Woman AX AXJ *AJP* JH WC CGC DJ "Shaman" owned by William & Penny Woodward earned her AJP title on Saturday and picked up 2 MXP legs, an MJP leg on Sunday and a Double Q.  
New *Champion*
Athercroft Dillovely "Jozy" owned by Ruth Marsh and Dee Turkelson, is now a Champion!  Jozy finished from the Bred/by class which is always special!