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GCH. Colonial's Grand March "Tassel"


TASSEL FINISHED HER AMERICAN CHAMPIONSHIP ALL FROM THE BRED BY CLASS OWNER HANDLED AND WAS INDUCTED INTO THE AKC BRED BY EXHIBITOR HONOR ROLL FOR 2012, FINISHING HER CHAMPIONSHIP WITH HER 3RD MAJOR FROM THE BRED BY CLASSES!  There have been only 19 dogs out of 104,000 registered with the AKC to receive this honor in the last two years!

Tassel finished her Grand Championship on May 17, 2013, when she was awarded 5 major grand champion wins!  Tassel traveled to the AKC Eukanuba World Championships in Florida December 15, 2012, and to Westminster in February 2013, where she was owner handled to her Grand Championship

Yankee Golden Retriever club has awarded Tassel the "BOS" Best of Opposite Trophy for 2012 and 2013!

Tassel

Tassel Tassel

Tassel Tassel

Tassel goes to Westminster 2013

Candid shots of Tassel at Westminster with the Portland Herald waiting for a big story.



Maryterese accepting trophy

Maryterese Receiving the BOS trophy at the Yankee 2013 annual club awards dinner.



Tassel


Tassel
  • 3/17/13 Mrs. Anne Savory Bolus awarded Tassel BOS Best of Opposite Sex at the New England Sporting Group Specialty show earning, 5 Major Grand Champion points!
  • 10/7/12 Mr. Joe C. Walton gave Tassel a Select at the Champlain Valley Kennel Club show in Vermont, which gave Tassel her second major with 3 Grand Champion Points.
  • 10/6/12 Mrs. Marion Lyons awarded Tassel BOS Best of Opposite Sex at the Green Mountain Golden Retriever Club Specialty show earning, 3 Major Grand Champion points.
  • 10/6/12 Mrs. Michele L. Billings gave Tassel BOS Best of Opposite Sex over the specials, WB Winners, for a 3 point major and New American Champion at the Champlain Valley Kennel Club show.
  • 9/1/12 Mrs. Sue Goldberg gave Tassel WB Winners for 1 point at the Mid-Coast Kennel Club of Maine show.
  • 6/2/12 Mr. Jeffrey G. Pepper awarded Tassel WB Winners for a 4 point major at the Ladies' Dog Club show in Mass.
  • 5/18/12 Mr. Terry Stacy awarded Tassel WB Winners for 2 points and BOS Best of Opposite Sex over the specials at the York County Kennel Club of Maine show.
  • 12/4/11 Mrs. Nancy S. Cowley awarded Tassel WB for 2 points at the Worcester County Kennel Club show in Mass.
  • 11/13/11 Mr., Greg Lynch awarded Tassel Best Bred By and a Sporting Group 1 in Bred By, WB for a 3 point major. BOS Best of Opposite Sex over the specials.
  • 11/10/11 Mr. Douglas R. Holloway Jr. awarded Tassel WB Winners for 2 points.


Tassel


Tassel


Tassel


Tassel

Tassel at 5 months.

Tassel's pedigree




AM. CH. Colonial's Want to Talk About Me "Gabby"



Gabby

Gabby Gabby

Gabby Gabby

Gabby goes to Westminster 2014

Candid shots of Gabby at Westminster.  See Gabby in the news here.



Gabby


Gabby


Gabby





Gabby

Gabby is on the left.


12/4/14 Mr. Elliott B. Weiss gave Gabby WB Winners, for 2 points and a new American Championship at the Champlain Valley Kennel Club show.

Gabby finished her American Championship owner handled all from the bred by class!

8/29/14 At the Central Maine Kennel Club show Gabby went Best of Winners and Best Bred By Exhibitor under Judge Nancy Liebes for 1 point.

8/28/14 At the Central Maine Kennel Club show Gabby went Best of Winners and Best Bred By Exhibitor with a Sporting Group 1st under Judge Ms. Charlotte Clem McGowan for 1 point.

9/15/13 at the Cape Cod Kennel Club show Gabby went Best of Winners under Judge Mr. James E Noe for 2 points.

9/1/13 at the Mid-Coast kennel Club of Maine show Gabby went Best of Winners and Best of Opposite under Judge Dr. Daniel W Dowling for 1 point.

6/16/13 at the Middlesex County Kennel Club show Gabby was awarded Winners by Judge Mr. Roger R. Hartinger 1 point.

4/7/13 at the Trap Falls dog show Gabby was awarded BOW for a 3 point major owner handled from the bred by class by Judge Ms. Helene Nietsch.

3/17/13 at the New England Sporting Group Dog Show Gabby was awarded Best of Winners over 52 other dogs by Judge Mrs. Anne Savory Bolus, winning her first American Championship points with a 5 point Major owner-handled from the Bred By class!

6/1/12 at the Yankee Golden Retriever Specialty 10 month old Gabby went Best in Sweeps, beating 47 other goldens.

6/21/12 at the Lewiston Auburn Kennel Club show Gabby went Best Puppy and a Puppy Sporting Group 2.

Gabby's pedigree




UKC CH. Colonial's Jazzy March "Jazz" UKC Champion



Jazz


Jazz


Jazz

6/14/15 Mr. Jerry M. Watson WB BOW BOS over specials 2 points at the South Hamilton, Ma. dog show.

Jazz

6/20/15 Mr. Charles Trotter WB BOW BOS over specials 1 point at the Penobscot Valley Kennel Club show.

Jazz

6/21/15 Mrs. Pat Trotter WB BOW 1 point at the Penobscot Valley Kennel Club show.

Jazz

9/5/15 Jazz went WB for 1 point at the Souhegan Kennel club show under judge Mr. Kevin M. Flynn

Jazz

5/14/16 Kevin Flynn gives Jazz Best of Winners for win for 2 points at the St. Hubert Kennel Club show in CT.

Jazz


Jazz


Jazz

Jazz went Best in Match and Best Bred by Exhibitor at the New England Sporting Group show two days in a row March 2015, at 20 months old.

Jazz in Snow

Jazz's pedigree




UKC CH. Colonial's Are You Ready For This "Ready" UKC Champion



Ready

Ready

7/11/2015 Ready Went WB at the Green Mountain Dog Club show from the 9 to 12 month class under judge Mrs. Brown for 2 points!



Ready

Ready's pedigree




UKC CH. Colonial's Let's Do This "Do" UKC Champion



Do

Do

7/11/2015 Ready Went WB at the Green Mountain Dog Club show from the 9 to 12 month class under judge Mrs. Brown for 2 points!



Do

Do's pedigree




UKC CH. Colonial's Yabba Dabba Do! "Pebbles" UKC Champion



Pebbles

Pebbles

7/11/2015 Ready Went WB at the Green Mountain Dog Club show from the 9 to 12 month class under judge Mrs. Brown for 2 points!



Pebbles

Pebble's pedigree




Colonial's Marching Music "Lyric"



Lyric


Lyric


Lyric


Lyric

Lyric's pedigree




UKC CH. Colonial's Marching Parade "Macy" UKC Champion



Macy

Macy

Macy is pictured 2 months after having a litter of puppies.  She finished her Championship in one weekend.


Macy's pedigree




UKC CH. Golden-B-Bear Home Town Girl At Colonial "Ashland" UKC Champion



Ashland

Ashland

Ashland's pedigree




Colonial's This Wish "Wish"



Wish

Wish

Wish's pedigree