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2016
                                                                 January 6, 2018
-- Vahna gets Winners Bitch on Saturday, at the Land O' Lakes dog show in St. Paul, MN for another point towards her conformation championship. Way to
go Vahna!

Vahna is from our February 2016 litter by CH Before Sunset (Jesse) x HnrCH-S HnrCH-B HnrCH IntCH NatCH Emerald Party Girl (Viva).
2017
                                                              January 5 - 7, 2018
-- Dodger started the year off with a bang by earning his Superior Open Tunnelers (S-TN-O), Open Touch N Go (TG-O), Open Weavers (WV-O) at the Cool Critters
NADAC Velrico,Fl. His new name is AKC CH UKC CH Emerald Artfull Dodger NJP ACT2 (AKC) O-NCC NJC OAC TG-O S-TN-O WV-O BR-N O-HP-N (NADAC) CL1
CL2-F CL2-H CTL2-H (CPE).
                                                                        February 2 - 3, 2018
-- Rose earned her Superior Barrelers Elite (S-BR-E) title at the Circle of Friends NADAC trial in Conyers, GA. Congratulations Colleen and Rose!! Rose's new
name is Emerald Wild Irish Rose NAP NFP (AKC) ECC OJC EAC O-TG-E TNE-700 WVE-200 S-BR-E S-HP-E (NADAC) CTL1 CSL2-R CSL2-F (CPE).

-- Dodger earned his Open Jumpers (OJC) title at the Circle of Friends Dog Agility NADAC trial at the Georgia International Horse Park in Conyers, GA. His new
name is AKC CH UKC CH Emerald Artfull Dodger NJP ACT2 (AKC) O-NCC OJC OAC TG-O TN-E WV-O BR-N O-HP-N (NADAC) CL1 CL2-F CL2-H CTL2-H (CPE).
                                                                              March 2 - 4, 2018
-- Dodger headed for Rose's back yard in Lancing, TN for some action at the Rocky Top Mountain K9 Agility NADAC agility trial where he earned  5 new titles!!  They
are  Outstanding Open Regular Agility (O-OAC), Outstanding Weavers Open (O-WV-O), Outstanding Touch N Go Open (O-TG-O),  Open Hoopers (HP-O) and Open
Chances (OCC). Holy smoke!! Congratulations to Dodger and Renee on a fantastic trial!! Dodger's new name is AKC CH UKC CH Emerald Artfull Dodger NJP ACT2
(AKC) OCC OJC O-OAC O-TG-O TN-E O-WV-O BR-N HP-O (NADAC) CL1 CL2-F CL2-H CTL2-H (CPE).

-- Rose turned it up a notch and earned 3 new titles! They are Elite Weavers 300 (WVE-300), Superior Touch N Go Elite (S-TG-E) and Hoopers Elite 300 (HPE-300)
NADAC titles at the Rocky Top Mountain K9 Agility trial. That is a really impressive weekend of work!! Congratulations Colleen and Rose! Rose's new name is Emerald
Wild Irish Rose NAP NFP (AKC) ECC OJC EAC S-TG-E TNE-700 WVE-300 S-BR-E HPE-300 (NADAC) CTL1 CSL2-R CSL2-F (CPE).

Both Dodger and Rose are from our April 2013 litter by AKC GCH CH BIS IntCH NatCH JA Wildblue Ruema Seven of Emerald (Jersey) x IntCH NatCH Wildblue Millis
Orain of Emerald (Tulla).
                                                                 January 26 - 28, 2018
-- Dodger  earned his Elite Tunnelers (TN-E) title at the Laughing Dog Agility NADAC trial in Autaugaville, AL. Well done Renee and Dodger! Dodger's  new name is
AKC CH UKC CH Emerald Artfull Dodger NJP ACT2 (AKC) O-NCC NJC OAC TG-O TN-E WV-O BR-N O-HP-N (NADAC) CL1 CL2-F CL2-H CTL2-H (CPE).

-- Rose earned her Elite Tunnelers 700 (TNE-700) and her Elite Chances (ECC) titles at the Laughing Dog NADAC Trial in Autaugaville, AL. Nice going Rose and
Colleen!! Rose's new name is Emerald Wild Irish Rose NAP NFP (AKC) ECC OJC EAC O-TG-E TNE-700 WVE-200 O-BR-E S-HP-E (NADAC) CTL1 CSL2-R CSL2-F
(CPE).
Emerald's 2018 Show News
                                         March 17 - 18, 2018
-- Blu is just getting started in agility but showed that he won't be left in the dust. He earned his first NADAC titles;
Intro Tunnelers (TN-I) and Intro Barrelers (BR-I) at the Rocky Top Mountain K9 Agility trial in Lancing, TN. Not too
shabby for the youngster! Blu's new name is Emerald Shades of Blue TN-I BR-I.  Congratulations Colleen and
Blu!

Blu is from our July 2015 litter by CH Before Sunset (Jesse) x IntCH Belleclan Hope Diamond (Tavey).

-- Dodger headed back to Lancing, TN for more action at the NADAC Rocky Top Mountain K9 Agility trial where
he earned his Outstanding Hoopers Open (O-HP-O). Nice job Dodger and Renee! Dodger's new name is AKC
CH UKC CH Emerald Artfull Dodger NJP ACT2 (AKC) OCC OJC O-OAC O-TG-O TN-E O-WV-O BR-N O-HP-O
(NADAC) CL1 CL2-F CL2-H CTL2-H (CPE).

Dodger is from our April 2013 litter by AKC GCH CH BIS IntCH NatCH JA Wildblue Ruema Seven of Emerald
(Jersey) x IntCH NatCH Wildblue Millis Orain of Emerald (Tulla).
Blu proudly showing off the ribbons for
his first two titles:   TN-I and BR-I
                               April 14 - 15, 2018
-- Vahna showed like a veteran at the International Dog Show (4 shows) in Hutchinson, MN.

>> In the 2 shows on Saturday, Vahna went Best of Breed in Open and Best of Breed in Bred-by in show 1
under Judge Patricia A. Jung (USA) and in show 2 under Judge Peter Smith (England), following that up with
herding Group 1st in Open and herding Group 1st in Bred-by for both shows 1 and 2. Then, on to the Best
in Show competitions where Vahna went
BEST IN SHOW in Bred-by and a RESERVE BEST IN
SHOW
in Open for show 2 over some beautiful competition. Wow, what an honor and needless to say I
was tickled pink!!
 

>>
On Sunday, Vahna again earned Best of Breed in Open and Best of Breed in Bred-by for show 3 under
Judge Tim Peterson (USA) and show 4 under Judge Juliann Bitter (Int. and USA). In the group rings, Vahna
got a herding Group 1st in Bred-by for show 3, and a herding Group 2nd in Open and herding Group 2nd
in Bred-by for show 4. Again, I was so honored to be the breeder, owner, and handler of this beautiful girl!!

>> To top that off, Vahna completed her National Championship and continued on to also earn her
International Championship with ALL
V-1 ratings. We are so very proud of our little girl!!  Vahna's new
name is IntBISBB IntRBIS IntCH NatCH Emerald Touch of Sassy.

Vahna is from our February 2016 litter by CH Before Sunset (Jesse) x HnrCH-S HnrCH-B HnrCH IntCH
NatCH Emerald Party Girl (Viva).
                                                                                     May 26 - 27, 2018
-- Vahna went Best of Opposite on both Saturday and Sunday for 2 points towards her AKC conformation championship at the Key City Kennel Club in
St. Peter MN. Woo-hoo Vahna!

Vahna is from our February 2016 litter by CH Before Sunset (Jesse) x HnrCH-S HnrCH-B HnrCH IntCH NatCH Emerald Party Girl (Viva).
                                                                      June 2, 2018
-- Vahna went Best of Winners on Saturday at the Fargo-Moorhead Kennel Club in West Fargo ND, for 2 more points towards her AKC conformation
championship. Good girlie Vahna!

Vahna is from our February 2016 litter by CH Before Sunset (Jesse) x HnrCH-S HnrCH-B HnrCH IntCH NatCH Emerald Party Girl (Viva).
                                                       June 21 - 24, 2018
-- Vahna went Best of Opposite on Thursday and Friday at the Anoka County Minnesota Kennel
Club in Cambridge, MN  for 4 more points towards her AKC conformation championship. So proud of
this little girlie, especially when she is 'handler challenged' (me)! Vahna continued her winning streak
and went
Best of Opposite again on both Saturday and Sunday at the Cambridge Minnesota
Kennel Club show for another 4 points. Wow, we could not be more proud of her!

Vahna is from our February 2016 litter by CH Before Sunset "Jesse x HnrCH-S(ilver) IntCH NatCH
Emerald Party Girl "Viva".