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In her first entry as a Special, Loon took Best of Breed under judge Daniel J. Smyth at the Newtown Kennel Club in W. Springfield, MA, on August 22, 2015 to earn 5 Grand Champion points and a win over Specials.

Photo by Fritz Clark



Congratulations to Jillian Blood and her English Pointer, Miles, for winning the Grand Championship in Showmanship at the Tolland County 4H Fair in Vernon, CT, on August 8th, 2015. She did a lovely job in a very competitive field of entries!




Loon completed her AKC CH with a third major under judge Judy Lowther at the Providence County Kennel Club in Kingstown, RI, on July 19, 2015. This completes her AKC Dual Champion (DC) title and her CWA Dual Purpose Champion Excellent (DPCX) title!

Photo by Fritz Clark




What a team! Riff completed his CanUD to achieve a coveted TRIPLE CHAMPION title in Canada. Kudos to Kate Darbyshire for this amazing achievement on a 2 year old dog!

Photo by Werner Reitboeck



Loon takes Winners Bitch for her 2nd major win at the Naugatuck Valley Kennel Club show in W. Springfield, MA under judge Christine Calcinari on July 5, 2015.

Photo by Fritz Clark



Winners Bitch at North Shore Kennel Club AKC show in S. Hamilton, MA under judge Christopher Neilson for Weasel.

Photo by Fritz Clark



Riff had a great weekend at the Whippet Club of Eastern Canada (WCEC) lure trials in Chelsterfield, ON taking 1st place both days under judges Jeanie Martin and Karen Catt to complete the Canadian Field Champion Excellent (FChX) title. Congrats to Kate Darbyshire (center) and Riff (in pink).

Photo by Werner Reitboeck



So pleased with a successful First Time Entry for Puccini at the MAWRA CWA racing weekend in Ft. Mott, NJ. Congrats to Sue Mackiewicz on his 8 ARX points!

Photo by Marc Stumbo, Axis Imaging




Exciting racing at the MAWRA CWA race weekend over May 9-10, 2015 in Ft. Mott, NJ resulted in a Saturday meet win for Loon and a Sunday meet win for Weasel

Photo by Marc Stumbo, Axis Imaging




Congratulations to Kate Darbyshire and Riff, Multi-HIT, BIF CanCH Domino Play It Again CanRN, CanFCh, CanCDX on successfully defending their 2014 Triathlon Win at the 2015 AWC National Specialty in Oconomowoc, WI. This team's repeat win is unprecedented in the history of the Triathlon competition. Awards presented by AWC Performance Director, Dr. Lisa Costello.

Photo by Thomas Photography




Loon goes Best In Field at the Gazehounds of New England AKC trial in Waterford, CT on April 26, 2015 under judges Vilma O'Neil and Marilyn Smith.


Photo by Mark Baer




Kate Darbyshire and Riff, Multi-HIT, BIF CanCH Domino Play It Again CanRN, CanFCh, CanCDX, 2014 AWC Triathlon Champion win High In Trial at the 2015 AWC National Specialty in Oconomowoc, WI.

Photo by Alan Muldawer



Happy Valentine's Day to sweethearts everywhere!
Jacob (left) and littermate, Gaia (right)

Photo by Alain Martin



Loon was High Combined Score at Georgia Rag Racing's both Feb. 14 and Feb. 15, 2015 CWA race meets. Saturday's award presented by judge Deborah Bahm (Debmar Whippets)

Photo by Chris Watkins



Winning lineup at Georgia Rag Racing's CWA Match judged by Mark Steverson (Alerek Whippets) on Feb. 15, 2015
Fritz, Dora, Loon and Weasel.

Photo by Margaret Norkett




At the December 7th MAWRA CWA Race Meet in Dendron, VA, Gatsby won the MAWRA CWA Race Meet undefeated. Shown here with his owner, Jareb Gleckel on that cold, windy day.





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WHAT'S NEW?

08/29/2015
Woodford was Best Opposite Sex in Sweepstakes at the Great Lakes Whippet Club in Ingleside, Ontario under judge Lynn Cleary.

08/22/2015
Loon was BOB at the Newtown Kennel Club in W. Springfield, MA, to win a 5 point major toward the GCH title under judge Daniel Smyth.

07/25/2015
Loon was WB/BOW for her 3rd major to complete her CH title at the Providence County Kennel Club in Kingston, RI under judge Judy Lowther. Puccini was RWD.

07/21/2015
Riff was High In Trial the Valley Kennel Club in Carleton Place, ON under judge James Ham with a 199 in Open B. He also had two qualifying scores in Utility B, 196/1st place & 193.

07/19/2015
Loon was 2nd at the MAWRA CWA race meet, earned 2 NARX points to complete her NARX4 title and was 4th in the Match for High Combined Score. Puccini was 5th and brought home 4 ARX points.

07/18/2015
Riff completed the final two legs on his CanUD title with scores of 192 and 189. This completes his CanOTCH and he becomes a CanTriple Champion!

07/18/2015
Loon was 2nd at the MAWRA CWA race meet and earned 3 NARX points. Weasel tied for 3rd and split the bottom NARX point. Puccini was 9th and brought home 1 ARX point.

07/05/2015
Chloe was 2nd place at the Gopher State Whippet Racing Group CWA meet to bring home 1 NARX point!

07/05/2015
Loon was WB for her 2nd major under judge Christine Calcinari at the Naugatuck Valley Kennel Club show in W. Springfield, MA.

07/01/2015
Puccini was RWD under judge Lawrence Terricone at the Naugatuck Valley Kennel Club show in W. Springfield, MA.

06/28/2015
Loon was RWB under judge Richard L. Reynolds at the Wampanoag Kennel Club show in Wrentham, MA.

06/13-14/2015
Riff 1st place whippet both days at WCEC's lure coursing trials in Chesterfield, ON under judges Jeanie Martin and Karen Catt to complete the FChX title.

06/12/2015
Weasel was WB for 1 point at the North Shore Kennel Club AKC show in S. Hamilton, MA under judge Christopher Neilson.

05/30/2015
Loon was RWB at the Ladies' Dog Club AKC show in Wrentham, MA under judge Harold "Red" Tatro.

05/24/2015
Mazie took 3 ORC points and 1 NORC point at the RCRA NOTRA meet in Wheatland, CA.

05/16/2015
Weasel was 2nd in Open Whippets at the HRVHA AKC Field Trial in Starkville, NY to pick up another championship point under judge Dominic Carota.

05/10/2015
Weasel won the MAWRA CWA race meet in Ft Mott, NJ and Loon was 3rd, also taking 2nd place in the match under judge Susan Smythe to win High Combined. Brother, Puccini, finished 6th to bring home 5 ARX championship points.

05/09/2015
Loon won the MAWRA CWA race meet in Ft Mott, NJ and Weasel was 2nd with brother, Puccini finishing 6th to bring home 3 ARX championship points.

05/08/2015
Loon was Winners Bitch and Weasel was Reserve at the St. Hubert Kennel Club AKC show in Salem, CT under judge Edward Lyons.

04/26/2015
Loon was BIF at the GONE AKC trial in Waterford, CT under judges Vilma O'Neil and Marilyn Smith.

04/25/2015
Loon was BOB at the GONE AKC trial in Waterford, CT under judge Dan O'Neil.

04/21/2015
Riff and housemate, Pell, were declared the winning team in Brace Obedience, following which Riff was awarded High In Trial and was declared the 2015 AWC Triathlon Champion for the 2nd year in a row at the AWC National Specialty in Oconomowoc, WI.

04/20/2015
Riff won 1st place from Novice B in the AKC Obedience trial and 2nd place in Rally Novice B the AWC National Specialty in Oconomowoc, WI under judge Lynn Tamms.

04/19/2015
Riff had a 1st place win in Open Stake A at the ASFA trial at the AWC National Specialty in Oconomowoc, WI.

Meanwhile, littermate Loon was Reserve Winners Bitch under Dr. Edna Martin at the South Windsor Kennel Club in Springfield, MA.

04/18/2015
Loon was Reserve Winners Bitch under Susan St. John-Brown at the Pioneer Valley Kennel Club in Springfield, MA.

04/12/2015
Loon was Reserve Winners Bitch under Dr Klaus Anselm at the Rhode Island Kennel Club in Warwick, RI.

04/05/2015
Weasel was Reserve Winners Bitch to a 4-point major and Best Bred By Exhibitor at the Trap Falls Kennel Club under judge Tuula Plathan in West Springfield, MA.

04/04/2015
Loon was Winners Bitch for a 4-point major win at the Troy Kennel Club under judge Daniel J. Smyth in West Springfield, MA.

04/03/2015
Loon was Winners Bitch for 2 championship points at the Cheshire Kennel Club under judge John P. Wade in West Springfield, MA.

03/08/2015
Riff earned his 1st leg in Utility B with a 2nd place score of 195.5 and he earned a 193 in Open B under judge Marie-Johanne Cloutier at the Ottawa Valley Poodle Club in Carp, Ontario.

03/07/2015
Riff took 3rd place in Open B with a score of 196 under judge Marie-Johanne Cloutier at the Ottawa Valley Poodle Club in Carp, Ontario.

02/15/2015
Loon was 3rd at Georgia Rag Racing's CWA race meet for 1/2 NARX point and 3rd in their Match to win the High Combined Score award under judge Mark Steverson (Alerek Whippets). Weasel was 4th in the meet and 4th in the Match.

02/14/2015
Loon was 3rd at Georgia Rag Racing's CWA race meet and 3rd in their Match to win the High Combined Score award under judge Deborah Bahm (Debmar Whippets). Weasel was 4th in the meet.

02/08/2015
Weasel is Winners Bitch at First Company Governor's Foot Guard Athletic Association under judge Ralph (Sonny) Ambrosio for 1 point and Loon is Reserve.

01/31/2015
Weasel takes Reserve at Great Barrington Kennel Club under judge Whitney Coombs.

12/07/2014
Riff competed in the Open B Class at the Kars Obedience Club in Ontario and earned a score of 198.5 (1st & High In Trial) under judge Bruce Gibbons.

12/07/2014
Gatsby won the MAWRA CWA meet undefeated and Loon was 2nd in the meet. Loon was 4th in the match under judge Karen Lee.

12/06/2014
Riff competed in the Open B Class at the Kars Obedience Club in Ontario and earned scores of 196.5 (2nd) & 195 (3rd) under judges Bruce Gibbons and Darwin Boles, respectively.

12/06/2014
Loon and Weasel tied for the meet win at the MAWRA CWA race meet in Dendron, VA. Loon was 3rd in the match under judge Tammy Bennett to earn the High Combined award and a DPC leg!

11/09/2014
Chloe was 2nd in a class of 14 Field Champions under judges Kevin Carlson and Karen Rockwell at the ILCC ASFA Lure Coursing event in Indianpolis, IN!

11/01/2014
Weasel was 2nd Open and Loon was 1st Special & BOB under judge Daniel O'Neill at the HRVHA AKC Lure Coursing event in Starkville, NY!

10/24/2014
Riff was Winners Dog/Best Opposite Sex in Belleville, ON under judge Rita Walker to complete his Canadian Conformation Championship!

10/05/2014
Riff was Best in Field at the lure coursing trial hosted by the Borzoi Club of Ontario in Cookstown, ON.

10/05/2014
At the MAWRA CWA Race Meet in Williamsburg, VA, Loon, Weasel, and Gatsby finished 2nd, 6th, and 8th, respectively, in an entry of 66 whippets.

10/04/2014
Riff finished 3rd in the Novice class at the prestigious 20th Annual HIT of HITs in Ottawa, ON on the evening of October 4th, 2014 after taking Best of Breed at the Borzoi Club of Ontario in lure coursing trial in Cookstown, ON.

10/04/2014
Loon, Weasel, Gatsby, and Chloe finished 4th, 5th, 6th, and 12th, respectively, at the CWA National Race Meet in Williamsburg, VA in an entry of 80 whippets. Loon was the High Scoring Field Champion. Her name will be added to the June Harrison Memorial Plaque, a perpetual trophy for this event.

10/03/2014
At the CWA National Match in Williamsburg, VA, Weasel was 2nd in BBE bitch and Loon was 2nd in a large class of Racing Champion bitches under judge Ann Cantrell (Hounslow Whippets).

08/31/2014
Chloe won the High Combined Award at the Dairyland Whippet Club CWA Race Meet for her first DPC leg.

08/16/2014
Weasel was Reserve Winners Bitch at the Watchusett Kennel Club AKC show in Marlborough, MA under judge Eugene Blake.

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