Westminster Kennel Club, NYC!!
Just back from a 'bucket list' show weekend, Westminster Kennel Club in New York City!! Thanks to a nice major win in the US last summer, Minnie qualified to show at Westminster this year, and we grabbed the opportunity. What an experience, to share the spotlight with 3000 of the best dogs from all over North America in one of the most dynamic cities in the world. Fantastic!! Westminster is a benched show, meaning all of the dogs are on display to the public in rows from f
Back in the ring again!
Back in the ring this weekend after a nice two month break. Minnie was Best of Breed both days, and Hound Group 3rd under respected whippet breeder judge Dr. Francisco Chapa, who commented to me afterward that "her movement is like a symphony". Wow, how nice is that!! Evie had fun learning the ropes in baby puppy class, and was awarded best baby puppy in the hound group under Dr. Chapa. Very proud of both the girls! Thanks to the whippet folks who stuck around and cheered us