2008, a very exciting year...

Two New Champions

Two Champions for 2008

See the exciting news for 2008 below ...


January  

Springmills Jazz'N Up Texas, JJ (Am. & Can. Ch. Cinonnie Rigel ROM x Ch Springmill Concert Soloist) wins WINNERS BITCH, BEST OF WINNERS & BEST OF BREED for two points at the Texas Kennel Club on Jan. 11, 2008 under Judge Mrs. Robert D Smith She was also pulled in a very strong Herding Group as a finalist under Mrs. Smith.

JJ is the littermate to Jodi & Jolson, who completed their Championships in 2007, and to Sera & Hummer who are major pointed. She is co-owned with Fran and Steve West of Texas and was shown by Fran.

JJ

Congratulations Fran, Steve and JJ!
photo by Fran West
What a great way to start the year!!

 


February  

Springmills Justa Hummn' Along (Am. & Can. Ch. Cinonnie Rigel ROM x Ch Springmill Concert Soloist) Hummer WINNERS DOG & BEST OF WINNERS at the Southeast Arkansas KC in Pine Bluff AR, Sun., Feb. 3, 2008 under Judge Mrs. Paula Hartinger, for his first major!

He was shown by Barbara Weiner and is co-owned and lives with Kim and Eric Watson of Lufkin TX.

Congratulations Kim, Eric and Hummer!

Hummer

 
photo by Jason

Greenwoods Springmill Moonglow (Ch. Byendebrok Maplecreek Baccarat PT AX AXJ ROM x MBISS Ch. Greenwoods Moonlight Madness) On Feb 17, 2008 our beautiful Miss Marci was WINNERS BITCH at the Palmetto PWC Club's supported entry at the Greenville KC show in Greenville, South Carolina unde Breeder Judge Linda Galphin, Foxlyn. She was also RESERVE WINNERS BITCH on Feb. 15, 2008 at the Spartenbutrg KC under Breeder Judge Carrie Chase, Hum'nbird

Marci
 
photo by Mike Oehlhof

Then on Feb. 23, 2008 at the Greater Houston Pembroke Welsh Corgi Fanciers Specialty Marci was WINNERS BITCH, BEST PUPPY and an AWARD OF MERIT under Breeder Judge Pat Shilling for a 5 point major!

Marci was bred by Dede Rodgers and Mary Greenwood.

Marci Winners Houston 08
 

photo by Sara Nugent


March

 

Two more nice wins for Marci!

 

On March 13, 2008 Marci was awarded BEST IN SWEEPSTAKES at the Ohio Valley PWC Club's Specialty under Breeder Judge Betty Kramp, Byendebrok.

Marci Best In Sweeps OV 08
 
photo by Kathy Garcia
On March 21, 2008 Marci was again awarded BEST IN SWEEPSTAKES this time at the North Texas PWC Fancier's Specialty under Breeder Judge Linda Canfield, Renefield Marci Best in Sweeps NT 08

Wow! Ethan thrills us again!

He's now BISS CH. GREENWOODS ETHAN ALLEN (BISS Ch. Dwynella Custom Made x Ch. Greenwoods Serendipity)

On March 21, 2008 Ethan was awarded BEST OF BREED at the North Texas PWC Fanciers Specialty under Breeder Judge Peggy Kessler, Wakefield.

Ethan BOB NT 08

A 5 point major for JJ!

JJ wins WINNERS BITCH & BEST OF OPPOSITE SEX at the Fort Worth Kennel Club on March 22 the day after the North Texas Specialty for her first major, a big 5 pointer! She was shown by Barbara Weiner.

Congratulations Fran, Steve and JJ!

JJ winners Texas 08

 

photos by Luis F. Sosa


April  
Marci wins BEST PUPPY IN SWEEPSTAKES at the Potomac Club's Specialty on April 17, 2008 under Breeder Judge Pam Dent, Nightsong. Marci Best Puppy Sweeps Potomac
 
photo by Rob Gentry
   

July  
Springmill Midnight Serenade (Am. & Can. Ch. Cinonnie Rigel ROM x Ch Springmill Concert Soloist) Our pretty Miss Sera is shown picking up her 4th major by going WINNERS BITCH & BEST OF WINNERS at the Monroe KC on July 5, 2008 under Breeder Judge Leslie Chalmers, Merthyr Corgis of New Zealand. Sera BOW Monroe KC 08
 

Sera is now ...CHAMPION SPRINGMILL MIDNIGHT SERENADE

She completed her Championship on July 28 at the Marion Ohio KC show with WINNERS BITCH, BEST OF WINNERS & BEST OF BREED, under renowned Judge Mr. Houston Clark.

Sera BOB New Champion 08
 
photos by Booth

August  
Springmill Take A Bow (Ch. Dwynella Take A Chance x Ch Springmill Concert Soloist) Sadie was BEST ADULT IN MATCH at the PWC Club of the Western Reserve's match August 1, 2008 under Breeder Judge Walter O'Brian, Brista. Sadie WR match 08
 
photo by Linda
Sadie is shown winning her first points by going WINNERS BITCH & BEST OF WINNERS under Judge Mr. James Frederickson at the Western Reserve KC show on August 24, 2008. Sadie BOW WR KC 08
 
photo by Booth

Our Granddaughter, Mallary showed Sadie to a BEST OF OPPOSITE ADULT IN MATCH at the OVPWCC match on August 30, 2008 under Breeder Judge Amy Caple, Sasapine.

This was Mallarys very first time showing a dog.

SAdie & Mallary OV match
 
photo by Kathy Garcia

September  

Another 5 point Specialty win!

Marci thrilled us by being awarded WINNERS BITCH for a 5 point major at the Lakeshore PWC Club Specialty under English Breeder Judge Brian Drake, Warrenhouse on September 27, 2008

Marci WB Lakeshore 08
 
photo by Classy Canines

November  
WOW!!!! A 3rd Specialty win and the biggest one yet for Marci!  

Marci is now . . .CHAMPION GREENWOODS SPRINGMILL MOONGLOW.

Marci was awarded WINNERS BITCH for a 5 point major to finish, under Breeder Judge Mrs. Anne Bowes, Hersonway and BEST OF WINNERS under Breeder Judge Larry Adams, Gaylord at the PEMBROKE WELSH CORGI CLUB OF AMERICA NATIONAL SPECIALTY on November 14, 2008.

Marci Best of Winners National 08

What a way to fiinsh!

photo by Wilcox

A big THANKS to her breeders, Dede Rodgers and Mary Greenwood, for sharing this beautiful girl with us!