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2009 was a very exciting year. New Champions, new hunting titles, a Best in Specialty Show win...and more! The Dream Team made their ring debuts. The Champs...Briseis, Fuego and Patron worked on hunting titles.
It was a great year for the Red Diamond Crew!
Bowie Closes the Dream Team season with back-to-back wins!
Bowie (Owe'n/Briseis) closed out the Dream Season with a Winner's Dog ribbon on each of the Golden Valley Kennel Club show and a Best of Winner's ribbon day two. Our appreciation to both Judges Patricia Trotter and Suzanne Dillin for recognizing our handsome boy!
Renegade Continues His Play!
Continuing his championship quest, Renegade (Briseis/Owen) adding to his stats November 7, 2009 at the Southern Colorado Kennel Club show by taking Winner's Dog. Renegade was once again beautifully presented by his owner handler, Lena Gale. Once again, our appreciation to Judge Keke Kahn, this is the third Dream Team member she has selected for recognition.
Renegade Comes on Strong!
Renegade (Briseis/Owen) teamed up with his uber Junior Handler/Owner Lena Gale Garrison and made a strong play at the Sporting Dog Fanciers of New Mexico show October 31, 2009 by taking Best of Winners adding two points to his stats. Our appreciation to Judge Elliot Weiss for recognizing this special team.
With his championship in sight, Bowie maintains his momentum and scored again at the Del Valle Kennel Club show, October 18, 2009. This time earning, not only Best of Winners by also Best of Breed from the classes. Our appreciation to Judge Mary Ellen Macke for this award and to Erin Piercy and Sarah Hayes for their presentation collaboration.
Bowie added to his stats October 3, 2009 at the Donner Trail Kennel Club show by grabbing Best of Winners and Best of Opposite Sex from the classes. Our appreciation to Judge Keke Kahn for recognizing our handsome boy and to Memo Cavazos for presenting Bowie.
Introducing...New Ch Red Diamond Dream on the Rocks
September 27, 2009 at the Bonanza Kennel Club Show Whiskey (Briseis/Owe'n) slam dunked the final point needed to earn his Championship title by taking Winner's Dog and Best of Winner's under Judge Robert Robinson. We are thankful to have such an incredible "Team Whiskey" from his parents, Matt and Bethany Williams, to the handlers contributing to his Championship, Lauren House, Loran Morgan and Erin Piercy. "Whiskey" has certainly made Momma B and Daddy O proud!
(New Photo Coming Soon!)
They are Baaaack!
Briseis and Patron Return from Field Training
September 11, 2009, barely more than 24 hours after returning from a 3 month field training session, Briseis and Patron made their statement at the Rio Salado Vizsla Club Specialty held Friday, September 11th in Prescott, Arizona. Among competitive and very deserving company,
Patron earned Best of Opposite Sex and ....
Briseis was awarded Best in Specialty Show!!
Our sincere gratitude to Judge Robert Stein for recognizing Briseis and Patron.
And to Memo Cavazos for handling and showing Patron with style.
To Ginny Maese, who began Briseis' training at age 4 months and handled "Baby B" to her first show points and this spectacular BISS win, from the bottom of my heart...thank you! You are so much of what Briseis has accomplished in her show career, you laid the ground work...I am eternally grateful!
Whiskey (Briseis/Owe'n) continues his Championship quest by taking Winner's Dog and Best of Winners at the Sir Francis Drake Kennel Saturday, September 12th, under Judge Debbie Campbell. Our sincere thanks to Loran Morgan for handling to this win!
Fuego Earns His Junior Hunter Title!
September 12th at the GSP Club of Reno hunt test, Fuego earned his 4th
straight pass to complete his Junior Hunter Title!
Our sincere thanks to Tad Walden for handling Fuego in the field to his final pass.
That is 4 passes with 4 different handlers.
We are very proud of our multi-titled boy!
Whiskey (Briseis/Owe'n) rocked again this past weekend, Sunday, September 6th, at the Redwood Empire Kennel Club show in Petaluma, CA. Judge Magaret Fish awarded Whiskey Winner's Dog and Best of Winners, adding another win to Whiskey's season totals
Back-to-Back Wins for Dream Team Boys!
Bowie (Briseis/Owe'n) started the action, Saturday, August 29th, at the Gold Country Kennel Club show by taking Winner's Dog under Judge Honey Glendinning. The following day, August 30th, team mate Whiskey (Briseis/Owe'n) kept the streak alive by taking Winner's Dog and adding to his win column under Judge Charles Trotter.
Bowie adds to his Stats!
Bowie (Briseis/Owe'n) came off the bench to get into the game for the Dream Team as well this weekend and added a Winner's Dog and Best of Winners awarded to his stats on Sunday, August 23rd. Our thanks to Judge Marie Merchant.
SWOOSH!! Dream'a Championship!
Showing the boys how it is done, Dream'a (Briseis/Owe'n) lead the Dream Team to their first Championship! On Friday, August 21st, Judge Patricia Leakey Brenner, awarded Dream'a Winner's Bitch and the final points necessary for her Championship. Our sincere appreciation to co-breeder Coach Erin Piercy for her beautiful presentation of Dream'a.
Dream'a Racks up the Points!
Dream'a (Briseis/Owe'n) added four points and a third MAJOR win to her stats, Thursday, August 20th at the Mensona Kennel Club Show. Dream'a was awarded Best of Winners by Vizsla Breeder Judge Bud McGivern.
Do a Shot of Patron in the Field
and you get...a Junior Hunter!
Introducing ...Ch Russet Leather Red Diamond Warrior JH!
Patron earned his final Junior Hunter pass and a new title at the
Rio Salado Vizsla Club hunt test in Arizona August 15th.
Our deepest gratitude to Warren Eizman for all of Patron's
training and handling him to this exciting milestone.
Renegade Makes His Play!
Renegade (Briseis/Owe'n) made a MAJOR play in Greenly, Colorado
at the Greenly Kennel club show on Saturday, August 15th.
Renegade was handled to this exciting win by his owner,
12 year old Junior Handler extradonaire, Lena Gale Garrison.
I could not be more proud of these two...they make a
great team! Our appreciation to Judge Dana Cline.
Fuego Fires Up the Field!
As his name implies, Fuego, scorched the field in Rio Vista this weekend,
August 8th and 9th, earning two Junior passes. Fuego's scores on Sunday
were an impressive 9, 9, 9.5 & 9.5! One pass to go!
Whiskey Scores a Memorial Weekend Hat Trick!
Dare to Dream...a Specialty Win!!
Bowie (Briseis/Owe'n) came off the bench for the Dream Team and
scored a Major play at the Lone Cypress Vizsla Club Specialty Saturday,
June 11th. Judge Karen Erickson awarded Bowie Winner's Dog and
Best of Winners for a 4 point major! Bowie was
expertly handled by Coach Erin Piercy.
Most Valuable Puppy!!
Whiskey (Briseis/Owe'n) was awarded Best Puppy at the Vizsla Club of
Northern California Specialty June 6th. Our appreciation to Judge Karen Wilson
for recognizing our young man and to handler extraordinaire Susan Sibley for
beautifully presenting our handsome boy.
Dream'a Adds to Her Win Column!
Whiskey (Briseis/Owe'n) stepped back into the ring and had a Memorial Weekend
at the Hangtown Kennel Club May 23rd & 24th and Kennel Club of the California
Sierra, May 25th. Whiskey earned Winner's Dog and Best of Winner's each
day adding three points to his totals. Our appreciation to Judges Ann Hearn,
Lamar Mathis and Donna Cole
Dream'a (Briseis/Owe'n) added another win to her stats as well by earning
Winner's Bitch Saturday. Our appreciation to Judge Ann Hearn.
Whiskey Scores a Memorial Weekend Hat Trick!
A Shot of Patron in the Field!
Running in near 100 degree temperatures, Patron streaked through the field
at the German Wirehaired Pointer of No Cal Walking Field trial and
placed 2nd in the Amateur Walking Derby stake on May 16, 2009. Thank you to
Steve Artis for handling Patron to his first field placement.
Dream'a Major Dream!
The team of Erin and Dream'a (Briseis/Owe'n) scored another Major
dream win this weekend at the Coyote Hills Kennel Club show.
On Saturday, May 16th, Judge Jeanette McGinnis
awarded Dream'a Winner's Bitch and Best of Opposite.
Ryder-Roo Scores his first points!
Ryder (Briseis/Owe'n) adds two wins to the Dream Team's season by scoring
Winner's Dog each day, April 25th and April 26th, at the Gavilan Kennel Club
show in Hollister, Ca. Our appreciation to Judges Jon Cole and
Arley Hussein for this exciting weekend and to
Erin Piercy for beautifully presenting Ryder.
The Boys Blaze in the Field!
Patron and Fuego each earned a Junior Hunter pass this weekend, April 18th & 19th atthe Irish Setter Club of Central California hunt test in Rio Vista, CA. Thanks to Steve Artis for perservering through the 90 degree heat to handle the boys!
Dream'a Shoots...Dream'a Scores
Dream'a (Briseis/Owe'n) scored a 3-point major on Sunday, April 12, 2009, at the
Sacramento Kennel Club show. Our appreciation to Judge Keke Kahn for awarding
Dream'a Winner's Bitch and Best of Winners. Erin Piercy, again, beautifully
presented her little girl. New photo coming soon.
Patron takes to the field!
"Patron" earned his first two Junior Hunter pass at the GSP Club of Northern
Sacramento Valley, Saturday and Sunday, March 21st and 22nd.
Thank you to Warren Eizman for handling Patron in the field.
Dream'a Scores Her First Win!!
Dream'a (Briseis/Owe'n) was awarded Winner's Bitch and Best of Opposite Sex
over Special Friday, March 20th at the Kennel Club of Salinas at Vallejo, CA.
Our thanks to Judge Debra Verdon for Dreama's first win and to Erin Piercy for handling our little girl.
Whiskey Rocks Again!!
"Whiskey" (Briseis/Owe'n) keeps the Dream Team on track for a winning season at the Santa Clara Kennel Club show, February 16, 2009. In his third ring appearance, "Whiskey" drops back from the paint and scores another Major from three-point territory! "Whiskey" was awarded Winner's Dog and Best of Winner's. Thank you to Lauren House for once again beautifully presenting Whiskey and to Judge Larry Sinclair for recognizing our handsome young boy.
Whiskey Rocks!! Scores first win for the Dream Team!
At the tender age of 6 months, "Whiskey" (Briseis/Owe'n) made an extraordinary debut at the Golden Gate Kennel Club show held in San Francisco, CA on Saturday, January 24, 2009. "Whiskey" took Winner's Dog, Best of Winners and Best of Breed over Specials for a 4 point major!! Lauren House beautifully presented "Whiskey." Thank you to Judge Patricia Trotter for recognizing this handsome boy!