2008 GCA Western Specialty — July 25, 2008 — Lompoc, California

Conformation judged by Mr. Knut Fr. Blutecher

Best in Specialty Show
Brindle DogCh. Sobers Galathea at Grand Cru
(Epic Brave at Sobers x Sobers Dorienne)
Owner – Melanie Steele, Tom Butler and Bitte Ahrens
Breeder – Bitte Ahrens and Pierluigi Primavera

Best Opposite Sex
BOS_Western_2008_36667X275WCh. Aryal Aroi Jack Daniels
(Ch. Graal Quest Urostar x Ch. Aroi Aryal Rainy Day Blues)
Owner – Charles and Angela Krisvoy
Breeder – Lila Snow and Georgiana Mueller

Winners Dog
A Black DogSobers Ippolito
(Fabian Del Marchese DiRhieti x Sobers Du Valia)
Owner – Kim & Colin Fritzler and Danielle & Carolyn Mergener
Breeder – Bitte Ahrens

Winners Bitch
A Girl Dog A Girl Dog A Girl DogGreycott Shylo October Sky
(Ch. Eclat’s Party of One x Ch. Brasspur My Blue Heaven)
Owner – Scott Thomson
Breeder – S. Thomson, B. Clark, S. Fisher, R. Unger, & A. Giles

Reserve Winners Dog

Aroi Aryal Remarkable
(Ch. Graal Quest Urostar x Aroi Aryal Classical Blues)
Owner – Georgiana Mueller
Breeder – Lila Snow and Georgiana Mueller

Reserve Winner Bitch

Wildwood Dali At Heart
(Ch. My Christmas Rider x Ch. Playing Hard To Get At Heart)
Owner – Dr. Kay Henderson and Wyatt Delfino
Breeder – Dr. Kay Henderson, Wyatt Delfino and Joni Lovci

Awards of Merit

Ch. Aroi Aryal Stoney Ridge TD RE NAJ SC
Ch. Ayala’s Aida de Whisperun
Ch. Chaparral Grand Cru Tanzanite
Greycott Shylo October Sky
Ch. Greycott Shylo Great Pumpkin

Sweepstakes judged by Penny Bolt

Best In Sweepstakes

Fleetfield Suntiger Tempest’s Legacy
(DC Suntiger Fleetfield Blackhawk SC CD RN-DCx DC Suntiger Sheena’s Smoke Topaz)
Owned by Sheila Grant

Best Opposite Sex

Rubicon’s Snow King
(Mistweave Manamana x Ch. Rubicon’s Ryal Double Duplicity)
Owned by Sharon Allert and Gary Davis

Veteran Sweepstakes judged by Penny Bolt

Best Veteran

Ch. Huzzah Devil’s Food Cake
(Jonz Devil Made Me Do It x Ch. Huzzah Wild At Heart)
Owned by Kim and Bruce Gingles and Patricia Ide

Best Opposite Sex

Ch. Suntiger Lord of the Dance
(Ch.Godspeed Cedar of Lebanon x Ch. Suntiger Silver Beauty)
owned by Beth Anne Gordon and Patricia Gail Burnham


High In Trial

Ch. Aryal Aroi Stoney Ridge TD RE NAJ SC – score 192.5 pts
Owned by Helen Hamilton DVM