Rio is our current star, and my buddy! His proper name is Sportingfields Bermuda Shorts, but he's Monkey Boy to us. Thanks to Debbie Butt of Sporting Fields, allowing us to have Rio in our lives.
This photo shows Rio doing what he loves to do, catch those frisbees. When he's not playing, he's working hard with Janine in the show ring:
Completed UKC championship 09/12, completed UKC GRCH on 09/01/13, AKC championship 04/13. At his first UKC weekend he finished his championship and he was Reserve Best in multi-breed show at one of the shows. To date UKC wins are: 2 Reserve Best in Multi-breed shows at the Delmarva KC shows (03/2,3/13), and at Garden State Kennel club shows 07/05/13-Reserve Best in Multi-breed Show (show #1), Best in Multi-Breed Show (show #2) and 07/06/13, Best in Multi-breed Show (show #1), Sep 1 2013-Best in Multi-breed show (show# 2), Jan 25-26 2014--Garden State KC Sat show #1 Best in Multi-Breed Show and Sun show #1 Best in Multi-Breed Show, AKC wins: 08/01/13-Fort Steuben Kennel Assoc. Whippet supported entry BOB for 5pt major towards GCH, March 15 2014 Delaware County Kennel Club, AWC Eastern Specialty BOS for 5 pt major towards GCH, July 4 2014 UKC Garden State KC shows 1&2 Back to back Best in Multi Breed Show, UKC Garden State Kennel Club 9/27/14 show 1 RBIMBS, 9/28/14 show #1 BIMBS, 03/13/15-York KC-supported entry Select dog 5pt GCH, 03/14/15-Eastern Whippet Specialty-Select dog 5pt GCH