Category: News

Trick Dog Saga!!

Amidst snow storms Coal is now: Ch. Beaujolais”s Bright Reflection CGC, CGCA, CGCU. TKN, TKI, TKA Receiving recognition from AKC as an “Achiever Dog” as Titling in 3 disciplines. Next level (TKA) will be a miracle if achieved in Trick

Oliver Norse Adds New Titles

Two     Two titles one fun day!    First Best In Show! Oliver moves up in titles: National Champion  Honors Champion Ontario California The International Sieger Dog Show! Oliver wins: The Gold Cup Best of the Best  4 judges GCH

Riley wins Best Of Breed at Silver Bay!

GCH CH Karmel’s Life of Riley wins Best of Breed both days at the Silver Bay shows after having taken a one year hiatus!!  He thoroughly enjoyed being shown again by Jenny and Christian Rangel!        

BLADE #8 Ranking Bichon

Blade is currently ranked #8 Bichon. He is ranked #3 Bichon for Grand Champion points earned in 2018. He is on the brink to go GCHS in 2018. George and I are very proud of our boy.  Many thanks to Oscar

New GCh Int Ch. SHE Bichons

Received a New Title! It was a beautiful day in Tucson, Arizona November 9, 2018 Oliver Norse GCh Int Ch SHE Bichons Oliver Norse Oliver was shown by: Jenny Listug Exclusively through all his titles! He ended the year representing the Bichon

‘Oliver’ New International Champion

      IntCH CH SHE Bichons Oliver Norse Handled by: Jenny Listug It was a beautiful day at The Prada Regional Park! Saturday, October 6, 2018 Oliver Norse attended the 3 required shows. Two of the shows were judged by

‘Romeo’ New Champion

       Congratulations to Hollyhock’s Alfa Romeo “Romeo” for completing his AKC Champion title. Romeo just turned 13 months old and it’s clear that he enjoys going to dog shows and strutting his stuff in the show ring. Deb Gibb

‘TESSA’ New Champion

Congratulations to Lily Lee and her girl Tessa (CH HOLLYHOCK TRESOR DE LOTUS) for a big weekend of wins! Tessa was entered in 4 shows and hit the ground running, finishing her Champion title at the first show (thanks to


Laura Winston sends BIG NEWS We did have a wonderful 4-day cluster of dog shows in Bloomsburg, PA! BIS, RBIS and two Group 2nds. GCH Fanatic Scott YF, “Scott”  BIS July 27th, Bloomsburg, PA GCH Fanatic Scott YF, “Scott”  RBIS

‘Sparkles” Sparkled

CH Scarlets White Diamond Of Lotus “Sparkles” finished her Champion title at the Channel City Kennel Club shows in Camarillo California on July 6th, 2018.  Thank you to all the judges that thought highly of this little girl and to

Riley earned his Grand Champion Title!

CH Karmel’s Life of Riley recently became a Grand Champion At the Conejo Kennel Club show. Handled by Allan Chambers.   He is so proud and so is his Mom!            

‘Dena’ Shira Yuri’s new GCH

GCH Shira Yuri’s Gardenia Kimono ‘Dena’ earned her GCH title at the Ochlockonee River Kennel Club of Florida on February 25, 2018 with a Best of Breed. She defeated two specials, which included her brother/littermate GCH Shira Yuri’s Samurai Sword

Debra Farrow says goodbye to 18 year old Austin

Today we learned of the loss of Hollyhock Lake Of Silver, “Austin“, born 1/8/2000 and went to the rainbow bridge on 2/13/2018.  Here are some photos of Austin and a note from his mom, Debra Farrow.  RIP Austin. Sweet Austin

Westminster 2018 Best In Show Congratulations to Flynn

Congratulations to FLYNN for taking the ultimate prize at Westminster 2018! Only the second Bichon Frise to achieve Best In Show since JR did it in 2001. Also, special congratulations to his breeders, Lorrie Carlton and Larry Letsche for their

Ed Fair passes away

Today we learned that another long time Bichon Frise fancier/breeder/exhibitor has left us. Ed Fair passed away of a ruptured aortic aneurism. He was 83. Ed had been a long time exhibitor in the dog show world starting out with