2/15/15 We had another great weekend in IA, At the Des Moines SSC, we celebrateCh Belmark Blow Away, who was WB and BW to give her 3 majors! The day was topped off by RBIS BISS Grd Ch Belmark Close Encounter "Keaton" taking another BISS! On 2/16 Keaton was Group 3rd, and on the 17th Belmark Flash Mob went RWD for a major, and Keaton was BOS, not bad, we drive home happy!
2/7/15 Fabulous weekend at Indy shows on Friday 2/6 under judge Polly Smith, and under the expert handling of Julie Grandquist Belmark Steal A Blue, goes WB for a 5 point major! and not to be outdone, Can Ch Barwood Belmark Top Notch was WD and BW for a 5 point win as well. Then today Belmark KickStart CGC wins WD to finish expertly handled by my son Justin Thompson, and Belmark Steal A Blue does it again going WB and BW to finish as well with four majors in three weekends. Two Champions in one day. Thanks to judge James Frederickson!
2/1/15 On Cloud nine..... at his first weekend out our tri boy Belmark Knockout Round "Usher" was RWD at the SSC of Georgia on Friday and then again at the all breed show on Saturday and then at the second SSC of Georgia he goes WD and BW for 4 points and his first major. Not to be outdone "Keaton" wins a Group 2nd at the St Joseph MO shows with Paul Hannah and a Group 4th on Sunday. Belmark Steal A Blue "Ulani" is on a roll at her second weekend with Julie at the IKC shows in IL, she wins her second major under judge Dana Cline and another reserve. We are so pleased, thanks to all judges and handlers.
1/25/15 Great weekend for Belmark! On Friday our new puppy sensation Belmark Steal A Blue "Ulani"at her first show with handler Julie Grandguist in IL was WB and BW for a major! On Saturday Belmark KickStart "Beckham was WD for a single, and BISS Grd Ch Belmark Close Encounter "Keaton" was BB, Group 1st, and Reserve Best In Show! So happy to be able to see him doing his thing with handler Paul Hannah, what a special day. Then today "Beckham" was WD and BW and "Keaton" was Group 2nd, "Ulani" was major RWB.
1/17/15 At our first shows of the year, we celebrate a new Champion. It is now Ch Belmark Hear Me Roar "Roary". She went WB and BW both yesterday and today, finishing entirely out of the Bred-By and 6-9 month puppy class. We are so very proud of this little baby and how she is growing up.
1/10/15 BISS Grd Ch Belmark Close Encounter "Keaton" went Group 1st today at the Starville MS shows, big thanks to handler Paul Hannah, this was a nice way to start the show season.
1/2/15 At the first shows of the year we celebrate BISS! for Grd Ch Belmark Close Encounter "Keaton" under breeder judge Jerry Parisek at the Lochland SSC in WI. We hope this will be a great year as Keaton will be out with Paul Hannah
We are celebrating our 10th Homebred Champion for 2014 (12th bred
Ch Belmark Off Broadway, this is the second from this litter to finish.
12/14/14 We are happy to end our last show weekend of the year with a RWD on Friday and a WD BW on Sunday for a 5 point major on Belmark KickStart "Beckham". This brings him to 12 points both majors. Big Congrats to my son Justin for handling him so well to these wins. Not to be outdone our puppy sensation Belmark Hear Me Roar "Roary" was also winners on Sunday for her own 5 point major. She is now on 11 points both majors, we hope to finish both of these youngsters early next year, they are on a roll.
11/23/14 Belmark KickStart "Beckham" wins WD BW and BOS today in Tallmadge OH. Big congrats to Justin for great handling.
11/16/14 Our puppy sensation Belmark Hear Me Roar "Roary" did it again winning two RWB and a WB BW for her first major. We are so pleased with this little Ryan daughter..... two more weekend before the end of the year, and then her half sister Belmark Survey Says will be out too.
11/7/14 We had a great weekend in AL. "Shakem" finished the week with one Best of Breed to Group 3rd, three BOS to breed, and two Select Dogs, in a large 9+ specials class. He then headed home with Kathy Wilkins of Lochlyn Shelties to stand at stud for a bit. I already miss him terribly.