HAPPY 15TH BIRTHDAY, CALLIE:
CH C & J Deep River Nothing Could Be Fina, ROM-P is 15-years-old today, July 30. Owners – Cheryl T. & Judy W. of C & J Collies in OH.
CH Deep River Bankside Scandal in Bohemia (Ziva)
Tim & Dianne’s 12 to 18 sable merle Ziva earned a 4 pt. major 7/5 going WB & BOS over a champion and earned a 3 pt. major 7/6 going WB/BOW to finish. She was handled at these shows in MD by Nick Joines and Joel McCarty. CONGRATULATIONS!
Ziva made her debute as a champion at the Greenville, SC shows and came away with three Best of Opposite Sex wins and a Best of Variety win to earn 3 majors for a total of 11 GCH points!
Another new champion belongs to Nancy P. in SC. She finished at the Sat. Hilton Head, SC show 7/19. She is the 24th champion for her sire, our GCH Deep River’s Bow and Arrow ROM, and the 4th for her dam Spring, co-bred with Nancy.
OTHER CONFORMATION NEWS:
CH Deep River’s Brisco County Jr. & CH Deep River’s Country Song (litter brothers with Joel M. & Ellen R.)
Also in MD Tim & Dianne’s Brisco and Ann S.’s Stirling were shown. On Sat. Stirling (second in the photo) won a 5pt. major toward his GCH by going BOV. On Sun., Brisco earned a 5 pt. major toward his GCH going BOV. Brisco now needs 2 more poins to complete the title, and Stirling is over halfway there!
Deep River’s Lust for Life at Kelwyn BN, RN, AXJ owned by Elizabeth R. in OH earned his Excellent Jumpers title the second weekend in July with two third placements! Congratulations Elizabeth & Karch!
Deep River’s Cache of Jewels CD, RN, AX, AXJ, OF, MX owned by Anne H. in NY completed her Master Agility Excellent title in June. Congratulations Anne & Julie!
News from Catherine S. in MD and #6 NATCH Katydid. See their amazing runs on the videos below.
Here are two filmed runs from the 2013 NADAC Championships:
Cindy S. reports that she and Dart in USDAA, he has completed his Jumpers and Snooker titles, and has one Gamblers Q in P1. Dart is Ceilidh’s Deep River D’Artagnan PT, NJP.
Dart RN, PT, NJP
OBEDIENCE & RALLY NEWS:
Nim BN, RE
From FL, Shirley C. & Nim finished Rally Excellent & Beginner Novice titles in style. Well maybe a little too rabunctious on the recall where Nim bounced off Shirley into a sit in front!
Tim & Deysi and Cindy & Dart
Friday 7/11 at the Durham KC Rally Trial, Tim & Deysi made their first appearance in Novice A Rally with a score of 99 and a 2nd place. Three seconds in course run time broke a tie for first. Cindy & Dart earned their 3rd Q with a 96 for their RN title from Novice B. Tim’s wife Dianne took this very nice photo!
Claire took our co-owned Charlie Brown to trials over 4th of July wekend in VA. He got a second Q on his HXAd title with 2nd place.
CH Charlie RE, NAP, HSAdsc (Level 3 AHBA titles & Carting Titles)
CCA SHINING STAR SERVICE COLLIE:
Deep River’s Three Chords and the Truth (Cordell)
Cordell was a CCA 2014 Shining Star recipient for his work as a Mobility Service Dog for his owner Shiela Henry of Dayton, OR. Shiela has Multiple Sclerosis and allows her to walk with safety and confidence. He is pictured above with his trainer Leslie Rappaport. Good boy, Cordell!
NEW DEEP RIVER REGISTER OF MERIT – PERFORMANCE
CH Deep River Westwood Glamour Girl (Giselle) had enough performance titled offspring to earn her ROM-P. She is co-owned with Micki E.
Phoebe – Age 13
Our CH Deep River Shelana Crystal Charm was WB at the Rochester, MN Collie Club of America national show when she was 2-years-old. We recently lost her to Father Time. Phoebe lived a long, good life and was loved by many. She is very much missed!
Flurry at Home in GA
Wiggy Goes Swimming – Our old girl Wiggy is at Camp Sanderson so that she can go swimming with Christine and Vicky to help her rear muscle mass. She is having trouble with stairs, and we all want her to last as long as possible as she nears age 14. Christine sent a video also. http://youtu.be/VxaAH7JDySA
Jackson in MN
Chanel at Home in FL
Deysi Finds a Turtle & Is Fascinated!
Ellen R.’s Grandson Samuel with Bridhe’s Brother Shiraz (7 months)
Normal MT Sheep Belonging to Katy & Rich H.
Somewhere There’s a Shepherd Who’s a Poodle Groomer Wannabe!
Know These Are Also Poodles But – Prefer to to Think They Are Collieflower & Brocollie!
New Haircut for Current Junior Handler Vicky S.
Baby Mari & Future Junior Handler Has Her 1st Cereal
Mari’s Glamour Shot