Now entering the ring – Parker and Walker
Parker and Walker, whose dad is GCH Akuaba N Eldorado Xtra Special Edition and mom is Wakan Iron Maiden to Marjani, hit the ring in August. Parker now has four points, and Walker has two. They have gone head to head twice now - where they were competing for Best of Winners, and that score is tied -- Parker won over Walker once, and Walker won over Parker once. A little sibling rivalry is good for the soul.Read More →
BUMPER – what a great dog!
I had the joy, albeit briefly, to show a brindle boy named Bumper (Ch. Khani's Itzyu Treble Maker) for Lisa Auerbach. He started his show career at 6 mo of age, and finished his AKC championship at 6 months, 12 days old! That is the fastest I have ever completed a championship! Bumper worked hard, and is so good looking -- I can't wait to see him when he is all grown up. Love that little dog!!! Who knows, hRead More →
FIRST HOMEBRED GRAND CHAMPION
Blow the trumpets! Alert the media! Raise your glass! Announcing GRAND CHAMPION MARJANI NOTAVIVA! Jazz completed her AKC Grand Championship this weekend with yet another win over specials (other champions). Jazz is the first puppy that was bred here, and carries solely my kennel name, to achieve this honor. When asked what she was going to do next, she said "Chew on my rawhide." (Much less expensive than gRead More →
Jazz – Best of Opposite again
Jazz did it again - on January 27, 2013, she earned 4 more points, with competition, toward her Grand Championship. Carolyn Boutchyard guided Jazz to another Best of Opposite with tough competition. This leaves Jazz ONE MORE POINT to earn to become a Grand Champion!Read More →
Who are you? What’s your name?
Well, her name has officially changed.... Jazz is now AKC CH/mRBIS UKC CH Marjani Notaviva. That's right, baby Jazz has taken the next step in her career, and earned her AKC Championship - finishing with 3 majors. Good friend, Carolyn Boutchyard, showed her in her last show as an "open bitch" while I was in a class on dog behavior. I am so thrilled! Tomorrow, Jazz debuts in as a Special. Time to work on herRead More →