2008 was a busy year here at Safice lots of new titles by our dogs and those living with some of the wonderful families with our puppies.
Elora Gorge Kennel Club show Monday under Judge Geraldine Taylor, Roxxy (Applerige Safice On The Roxx Ch Wooley x Ch Ice daughter) was awarded Winners Bitch and Best of Winners, Baby Payton took Best Puppy in breed for the third day in a row and was also awarded Reserve Winners Bitch!!!!
Elora Gorge Kennel Club Show Sunday under Judge Margret Jones, Mister (Ch Hellwigg's Wish Master OVC HIC) was given the nod for Best of Breed!! Handsome boy was only in today to show off to Grandma Wendy since she came down to visit!! Mister's daughter Payton took puppy again today....whoohhooo and congrats again to Shelley Ford - owner and Danica Mistele - breeder.
Brit attended the Elora Gorge Kennel Club show and took Best of Breed for his first points over mature dogs and a special!! Congrats to co-owners Melanie Springbett and Wendy Haddrall and Co-breeder Verna Kubik. Mister and Sandie are proud of their boy!! Thank you to Judge Bruce Owen for putting up our young man. Mister would also like to brag that his little girl Payton (Medallion's Feature Presentation) took Best Puppy in Breed and Reserve Winners Bitch her first time in the ring from the junior puppy class. Congrats to owner Shelly Ford and breeder Danica Mistele!!!!
Mister is proud to announce his boy Brit (Safice Kubistraum BC Hellwigg) just received his OFA preliminary certification back - OFA Good Hips and Normal Elbows.
Tini & Roxxy earned their Canine Good Neighbour (CGN) certificates on the weekend....thanks to Dad Brian for taking them since mom was out of town!! Watch for Mister and Carbon to hopefully earn their CGN's in January.
Allie (Safice Kubistraum Alberta-California) earned her Rally Novice title. Big congratulations and thanks to co-breeder Verna Kubik and owner Linda Pejsa.
Mister & Emma (Ch Hellwigg's Wish Master & Safice's Emerald Isle) headed to the Purina Nationals in Tillsonburg. We had a very fun weekend and very proud to say the Mister went Best of Breed and Emma went Best Puppy in Breed!! Lots of fun and lots of friends and a great time was had by all!
Brit is turning into a handsome young man - Thank you to co-owner Melanie Springbett for raising him so well...watch for Brit late 2008/early 2009 in the conformation ring!!! Stellaaaaaa is looking like a star!!! We are so proud of our baby girl....growing up to look just like dad. Thank you to owner Wendy Haddrall of Hellwigg GSD's for making sure she gets the best of everything including photography!!
Kubistraum Safice Alberta ~ Allie (Sandie x Mister) earned the first leg of her Rally Novice title with a score of 99/100!!!! Congratulations to owner Linda Pejsa of California and co-breeder Verna Kubik....we are very proud of Allie!!
September 25, 2008 is an exciting date for us here at Safice!! We are delighted to announce that Naughty is the proud new momma of 5 girls and 1 boy to Ch Appleridge's Polar Bear Express!! Congratulations to co-owner Annette Miller on her new babies AND
Ch Maya (Mister x Azad) can now add OVC Hips and Elbows certifed to her list of accomplishments. I would like to congratulate Carmen Tusszian on all the hard work she has done. Mister is very excited to have one of his first progeny certified.
We`ve had lots of excitement the last weekend in August at the Leamington Dog show at Colosanti Gardens!!! Saturday Roxxy (Appleridge Safice On the Roxx) took Best of Breed, Winners Bitch under Judge Roger Hartinger. Sunday Safari (Appleridge's New Sfari CD CDX) took Winners Bitch, Best of Winners and Best of Breed to finish her Canadian Championship under Judge Arne Berg. Big thanks to Danica Mistele for showing Safari with great success!! At the Puppy Sanction Match Irish (Honour x Eros) took Best of Breed and Payton (Joy x Mister) took Best of Opposite!!!! What a wonderful weekend for all of us!!!
Ch Mister is very excited to say that his baby girl Maya (Great Lakes Amazing Sunset) is now a Canadian Champion. Thanks to Janet Buchanan for awarding her Winners Bitch and Best of Opposite!!!
Safari and son Carbon went to the Tillsonburg show and had a great time....Safari showed herself off and took Winners Bitch and Best of Opposite Sex and her son Carbon went one better and went Winners Dog, Best of Winners, Best of Breed and Best Puppy in Breed. Thanks to judge Frankie Leung for appreciating our boy and girl and letting them have a great time in the ring!!!
Mister is proud of his son Indy!!! Indy (Medallion Safice Crusader) earned his Herding Instinct Certificate in grand style at Have Ewe Heard, thanks to Sue Jewel for giving him lots of praise for his natural instict!!!
Ice and Mister are proud to announce their brand new babies have arrived - 6 girls 1 boy!!!! Watch and see how we grow!!
Another exciting day at the Kent Kennel Klub show, Sandie earned another qualifying score and a 3rd place!!! Thanks to judge Susan DesCotes for another great win!! Boo earned another qualifying score and now needs 1 more to complete her CD!!! Congrats to Pat on her handling and thanks to judge Michelle Armitage for giving her a 2nd place!!!
Mister is proud to announce his daughter, Maya (Great Lakes Amazing Sunset) took WB x 3 BOW x 2 and BOS x 3 at the Nickel Show in Sudbury. Big Congrats to Owner/Breeder Carmen Tussuzian and thanks to all the judges and handler Jenn Somogyi.
Carbon (Safice's Carbon Copy) went to his first real show today. He was outstanding visiting with both the people and the dogs. He behaved like a pro in the ring and earned a Best Puppy in Breed and Reserve Winners Dog from the Junior Puppy Class. Huge thanks to Judge M. Doherty who congratulated us on the win and said he believes Carbon will grow into a fantastic boy...and we couldn't agree more!!
The luck of the Irish has blessed us ~ 7 beautiful babies born on March 17, 2008. Eros (FV Ch Shereldean's Legacy v Hellwigg AOM OVC) and Honour are very proud to announce they are the proud parents of 5 boys (2 sable, 2 black/bi-colour, 1 black & red) and 2 girls (1 sable, 1 black/red).
Safice's All or Nothing "Naughty" can now add OVC H/E to her name, mom Sandie is very proud, we look forward to Naughty's accomplishments over then next year both in performance and as a new mom!!
Happy New Year
Here's looking forward to another great and exciting year!!!