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MBISS Am/Can Ch Laureate
Insignia wins Best of Breed twice and
Best of Opposite Sex at the Central NY SSC
Since winning Best of Winners at the 2019 ASSA
(American National) from the junior puppy class, and Award of Merit at the
2021 ASSA, Phelps has been shown at 9 American SPecialties as a Champion,
and has won 6 Bests in Specialty, 2 Best of Opposite and 1 Select.
Thank you judges Bernadette Biasi and Mary
Benedict for awarding Phelps BISS and Liz Bianchi for BOS this weekend in
beautiful entries of 40, 44 and 50 Shelties at the CNYSSC Specialties. Thank
you CNYSSC for putting on a great show!
After winning her class
at the ASSA American National, Polly finished her American
Championship in two weekends, with 4 Specialty Majors and 2
Specialty Major Reserves she is now Am/Can Ch
Laureate Unapologetic, co-bred with Anne Brazeau, and is the 37th
American Champion for her sire MNBIS MBISS MBIS Am/Can GCHS Laureate
Invincible, ROM, ROMC, and is the 3rd American Champion for her dam
Can Ch Velvetfog Laureate Solo Act.
Thank you judges Judy
Kelsey, Sue Christie, Ellen Worthington, Lyn Leninger, Brenda
Miramon, Bernie Biasi and Liz Bianchi. Thanks Sydney Robinson for
showing her at the National and Debbie Miller and Sharon Trombetta
for taking her back in for BOW.
Fabulous weekend for the kiddos at the 4 Virginia Specialties!
Laureate Unapologetic (by Vinnie out of JP daughter, co-bred with
Anne Brazeau) wins 3 Specialty Majors (5-pt (26 bitches), 4-pt,
and one 5-pt RWB.BISS Am/Can GCH Laureate Magnified wins Best In Specialty,
twice BOS and 1 Select!Laureate Sun Kissed (Opus daughter) wins a
Specialty Major Reserve from the junior puppy class!Thank you sheltie breeder-judges Brenda Miramon, Lyn Leninger, Ellen
Worthington and Sue Christie.
Congratulations to Donald and Debbie Miller, Holly Hatcher, Jen
Milani and Julie Blasi on their Opus and Vinnie kids doing so well,
winning their classes and more. Congrats also to Karen Linkletter
and Lyn Krivanek on Claire’s 3 BISS wins, and to all the other
winners.Special thanks to Debbie Miller for taking Sunny and Polly back in
and winning Best Of Winners 3 times, and to Michelle Ricci for the
Major RWB on Sunny. Thank you to the Blue Ridge and Central VA
specialty club volunteers for putting on a great show.
New Canadian Champion
Laureate Sunkissed “Sunny” finished at 7
1/2 months of age! Wins included Best Of Winners at the CSSA
Regional Specialty Thank you judges Jo Ann Pavey, Barb Heal
(twice) and Steve Dainard!
Thanks Sydney Robinson for the fabulous presentation, and Karen
Linkletter for the great help with her photos today.
Sunny is 13 1/2” of sass and is by Am/Can Ch Laureate Opus One, ASSA
AOM, out of Can Ch Laureate Brightside
Sept 25, 2022: We are deeply honored to
have won the 1st Bagaduce Memorial Challenge Trophy, by winning Best
In Specialty at the Tristate Shetland Sheepdog Club. The trophy was
awarded to us by its donor, esteemed Sheltie breeder-judge Mrs.
Barbara M. Kenealy, who chose MBISS Am/Can Ch Laureate Insignia,
ASSA BOW, AOM as her Best In Specialty winner.
Thanks Sydney, Karen and
Cadie for helping to get “Phelps” ring ready. Thanks Cadie and Karen
for your enthusiasm and friendship this weekend. Thank you to the
Tristate volunteers for putting on a great show!
Can Ch. Laureate Titanium,
pictured at 8 1/2 months of age. "Titan" is by Am/Can Ch. Mystic Suntime Anything For You, out of Laureate
Swedish Berry, and is co-bred with Anne Brazeau.
Happy to report a New Canadian
Champion Laureate Titanium, finishing today at SDG
under judge Tom Nesbitt. Titan is by Am/Can Ch
Mystic Suntime Anything For You out of Laureate
Swedish Berry. Congratulations to co-breeder and
co-owner Anne Brazeau
We are thrilled to report a new
American Champion. It's now Am/Can Ch Laureate Meiomi. She is the
35th American Champion for her sire, MNBIS MBISS MBIS Am/Can GCHS
Laureate Invincible, ROM, ROMC, COH and the 9th American Champion
for her dam, Am/Can CH Laureate Red Red Wine, ROM, ROMC. MeMe is
also the 4th American Champion in her litter.
Cadie Pruss for the great job showing MeMe this weekend, putting on
her last 8 points, including two more majors! Thank you to this
weekend's judges Roberta Davies, James Mitchell and David Bolus, at
the Springfield, MA shows.
deeply honored for Vinnie’s Best In Show today at the 2022 CSSA
National Specialty, in an entry of 109 outstanding Shelties. Thank
you breeder-judge Amy Massey for the honor.
to both today’s CSSA National judge Amy Massey and yesterday’s CSSA
Regional judge Hector Hector for the very kind words at tonight’s
to all of the CSSA volunteers for your amazing efforts in putting on
an exceptional National at Spruce Meadows this year. Special thanks
to Karen Linkletter for your wonderful hospitality and to Hanna
Campbell for your expert grooming.
National occurs every two years, and with the 2020 one having been
cancelled, our last National was in 2018, at which Vinnie also won
MNBIS MBISS MBIS Am/Can GCHS Laureate Invincible, ROM, ROMC, OFA COH
We are thrilled that Vinnie won Best
In Specialty today at the Canadian Shetland Sheepdog Association
Regional Specialty, in a high quality entry of 89 shelties. Thank
you breeder-judge Mr. Hector Hector for the honor.
now 8 1/2 years young and this was his first show in 3 years. He is
MNBIS MBISS MBIS Am/Can GCHS Laureate Invincible, ROM, ROMC, OFA COH
Happy to report
new Canadian Champion Laureate
Simplicity! "Maia" is by Am Ch Laureate Simply Simon out of Am/Can
Ch Laureate Meiomi. Thank you judges Richard Paquette, Letitia Bett,
Kathrine Grant, Charles Bett and Marilyn O'Neill for awarding her
last 8 points to finish her championship at the Sault Ste Marie
shows. Special thanks to Marilyn O'Neill for then awarding her Best
Puppy In Show! Thanks Sydney for the excellent grooming and
Happy to report new
Canadian Champion Laureate Moira Rose. Moira finished in 4 shows,
undefeated in the classes. Thank you judges Thora Brown, Allan
Brown, Bill Byrne and Judi Byrne. Thanks Sydney for the excellent
Moira is by MBISS MBIS
Am/Can GCHS Laureate Who Knew, ROM, ROMC out of BPIS Can Ch Laureate
At the ASSA 2021
American National, Moira won her regular and futurity classes and
was Runner Up In Futurity. She also won her class at ASSA 2022.
Happy Mother’s Day to our #1 Mom,
Am/Can Ch Laureate Red Red Wine ROM/ROMC. Her youngest daughter
is now new Can Ch Laureate Lavania, sired by Can Ch Lynphil Laureate
Advantage. Vania finished today in Quebec, thanks
for your handling.
after winning RWD at the ASSA American National, Phred wins
GROUP FIRST from the classes in Syracuse! Thank you judge
Charles Olvis. Great work, Sydney!
Phred is Can.
Ch. Velvetfog Laureate Freestyle, and is by MBISS Am/Can GCh
Laureate Insignia, AOM x Can. Ch. Velvetfog Laureate Solo
Act. He is co-bred and co-owned by Anne Brazeau.
Love this ringside
photo of Hops in Syracuse finishing her American Championship.
Thank you Sydney Robinson!
Hops is new Am/Can
Ch Laureate Hopscotch, by Am/Can Ch Solange Preferred Assets x
Can Ch Laureate Reimagine.