News 2007

Another busy year at home and away....lots of new titles started and a bunch of temperament evaluations!! Great job everyone....and thank you!

Merry Christmas to Me!!!!! I received a beautiful custom painting of Mister completed by Melanie Springbett just in time for Christmas!!! Thank you Mel, you out did yourself!!!
Carbon (Safice's Carbon Copy - Mister x Safari) went to the London Canine Association sanction match in Tillsonburg. This little man strutted his stuff around the ring like a pro. Papa Brian handled Carbon to a Best Puppy in Breed, Best of Breed and Group 3rd. The judge couldn't say enough about how much he loved this little man!!!! We look forward to watching Carbon grow up and win over the judges with his style and personality!!!
Saphire (Appleridge Safice Black Velvet - Roxxy's Sister) earned her Temperament Test (TT), Canine Good Neighbour (CGN) and Urban Dog (UCC) titles today!!!! Ice is proud of her baby girl!!! Congrats to Owner Carmen Tussuzian on all the hard work making Saphire such a wonderful representative of the breed!!!
Maya (Mister x Azad) earned another point at the Sudbury show on Saturday. Maya took Winners Bitch, Best of Winners and Best Puppy in Breed. Big thanks to Jenn Somogyi & Ron Peet and another big Congrats to owner Carmen. Maya (Mister x Azad) earned her first point on Friday at the Sudbury show. Maya took Winners Bitch, Best of Winners and Best Puppy in Breed. Congrats to owner/breeder Carmen Tussuzian and another big thank you to Jenn Somogyi for handling her. Papa Mister is very proud.
Roxxy (Appleridge Safice on the Roxx) went to the conformation ring for the first time this weekend in Essex. She wowed judge Mrs R Forsyth to earn a Best of Breed and Best of Winners Ribbon gaining her first points!!!! Ice is proud of her baby girl and hopes she follows in mama's footsteps!!!

All is quiet on the home front this month, but away from home we have some exciting news!!
Sandie is proud to announce that her daughter Kubistraums On Raven's Wings earned two 4 point major reserves Friday and Saturday. On Sunday she took her first points (a 3 point major) under judge Ms. Shelley Hennessey. Congratulations to breeders/owners Verna Kubik & Virginia Bailey.
Mister is proud of his baby girl GreatLakes Amazing Sunset "Maya" for taking Best Puppy in Breed her first time in the show ring at 7 months old!! Congratulations to owner/breeder Carmen Tussuzian and a big thank you to Jenn Somogyi for handling her so well her first time out.

Honour, Roxxy & Naughty went to the Sarnia fun match with two up and coming Jr Handler's. Congratulations to Karley Lewis and Roxxy on taking Group 1st in the match, neither Karley or Roxxy has ever been in the show ring before. Congrats to Nick Mistele & Honour on taking 2nd place in the fun match breed ring beating out Naughty and myself!!!! It was a fun day for all and a wonderful experience for both kids and dogs!!!
Lorrickbrook's Jet Away to Safice (Nitro) earned the first leg of his CD this weekend. Congrats to Mom Cheryl Jones on her and Nitro's first time in the obedience ring and coming out with a High in Class.
Appleridge Safice Dry Martini took Reserve Winners Bitch at the Sarnia show on Saturday, thank you to Judge Mr. Heintzman.

We have puppies!!!! Safari and Mister are very proud of the bouncing new bundle of babies - 5 boys 4 girls born on June 22, 2007. Please keep watch to see them grow!!
Appleridge Safice Deliverance (Livie - Safari x Cowboy daughter) just delivered a whopping litter of 14!!! Grandma Safari is proud of her daughter, she is doing fantastic with her first litter!!
Appleridge Safice Drambuie and Appleridge Safice Black Velvet (Ice x Wooly daughters) have both been certified OVC H/E.

Things have been quiet here at Safice but this weekend went off with a Bang at the Kent Kennel Klub show in Chatham!!!! Safari sends big Congratulations to her daughter Livey (Appleridge Safice Deliverance) and Christie on earning their new Companion Dog title. Not to be out done, Ice sends out her own congratulations to daughter Sapphire (Appleridge Safice Black Velvet) and Carmen on their new Companion Dog title..............Way to go Girls!!!!
Sandie (Kubistraum's Pecan Sandie) earned the first leg of her Companion Dog obedience title in grand style taking a High in Class under Marguerite Charter.
Safari decided to take a turn in the Conformation ring this weekend and give obedience a break!!! Thank you to Mr. Ojalvo for giving Safari Winners Bitch and Best of Winners for 3 pts and another big thank you to Danica Mistele for handling Safari to this win!!!
We have moved - April 27, 2007......Please keep an eye on the website for updates!!!

Appleridge Safice Dry Martini CD, HIC (Tini) can now add OVC certified Hips & Elbows to her resume!!! Safari is very proud of her baby girl!