Flying Whippets

DC Dragonwing Sirocco

Rocky at the Show






1/7/05 - At 10 months, Rocky entered his first AKC Conformation Show. This was the Inland Empire Hound Club's 8th annual Hound Group Show in Indio, CA.

Rocky earned a 4 point major by going Winners Dog, Best of Winners and Best of Opposite Sex, beating 54 class Whippets and 3 male specials in his very first show.

Many Thanks to Judge Ms. Barbara Ruth Smith for Rocky's first win, his first Major, and this very special day.

Rocky's first Show

1/22/05 - San Fernardo Kennel Club in Ventura, CA Judge Ms. Sharon Zaker.

Winner’s Dog & Best of Winners from the 9-12 month class. And on to win…

Rocky's first Show

Best Puppy, Hound Group under Judge Elois Veltman...
Rocky's first Show ...and Best Puppy in Show under Judge Blanche Roberts.
Rocky's first Show 1/29/05 - Orange Empire Dog Club, Judge Mrs. Linda Scanlon gave Rocky Best of Breed from Open Dog over an entry of 26 class whippets and 7 Specials giving him his second major.
3/12/05 - Apple Valley Kennel Club, Judge Mrs. Cynthia Sommers awarded him Best of Breed from the classes.

3/13/05 - Apple Valley Kennel Club, Judge Mr. Skip Herendeen.

Best of Breed from the classes and on to...

...his first group placement!



3/19 - Coso Dog Fanciers of California, Judge Ms. Dany Canino awarded Rocky Best of Opposite Sex.

Rocky's first Show 6/5 - Kennel Club of Pasadena, Judge Dr. Jon C Shelton awarded our Dragonwing Sirocco Winner's Dog and Best of Opposites to complete his AKC Championship!!!
7/28/06 - Lompoc, Western Speciality under Breeder Judge Red Tatro
Western Speciality, Select Award

There were 115 whippets and 36 specials
And our Rocky was awarded one of the six, Select Awards (while being owner handled)!

On Friday, July 6, after taking a long break from the ring - Rocky went out to show his kids how it's done. Under Dr. Hilderman, he earned Best Opposite Sex to the lovely Moxi's BOB at the Channel City Kennel Club Show. Dr. Hilderman - Best Opposite Sex
Channel City Kennel Club
Friday, July 6, 2007