2021 Specialty & Sweeps Results

October 13, 2021 | Posted in Dog Shows, GMSPBHC, Results | By

On September 17 and 18 the GMSPBHC held our Sweepstakes and Specialty Shows. We had a great turnout and a lot of fun with our hound friends! Thank you to everyone for making this a success!! For complete results/entries please click HERE for September 17 and HERE for September 18.

Greater Minneapolis/St. Paul Basset Hound Club
Sweepstakes 9/17/2021
Judge: Ms. Erica Morris

Best in Sweepstakes: RABBIT RUN LAZY MAIZEY DAY. HP604840/02. 07/17/2020. BREEDER: Nancy Klenke & Lisa Ritchie. By GCH CH Rabbit Run Kissimmee of Damarna-CH Trumbull’s Rabbit Run Oaks Lily. OWNER: Kimberly Bowne & Devon Bowne.

Best of Opposite in Sweepstakes: DAMARNA’S RABBIT RUN MUD DUCK. HP600014/01. 05/27/2020. BREEDER: Nancy Klenke & Lisa Ritchie. By GCH CH Rabbit Run Connorsville-GCH CH Rabbit Run Wanda. OWNER: Lisa Ritchie & Nancy Klenke.

Veteran Sweepstakes

Best Veteran in Sweeps 7 years & under 10 years: GCHS CLASSIC BARNYARD BENTLEY BY DESIGN. HP451310/07. 04/16/2013. BREEDER: McMackin & Connie Kremenek & Patricia Harder. By Ch Sanlyn’s Classic Sportster-GCHG Barnyard 3 Oaks Spark Of Hope. OWNER: Robin ORourke & Claudia Lane

Best Opposite in Veteran Sweeps: GCHB CH RABBIT RUN FAITH RN CGC TKA. HP429035/01. 03/08/2012. BREEDER: Nancy Klenke & Kim Trumbull. By Gch Ch Reveille’s Fiesta Of Scottland-GCh Ch Rabbit Run Minneapolis. OWNER: Melissa Jokela & Nancy Klenke.

1st Veteran Bitches 10 years & older: GCH CH RABBIT RUN EVELETH OF SNOWSHOE CGC. HP411481/04. 06/18/2011. BREEDER: Nancy Klenke & Kim Trumbull & Susan Vick. By Gch Ch Touchstone Lord Of The Ring-CH Rabbit Run Philadelphia. OWNER: Melissa & Alex Jokela & Nancy Klenke & Josie.

Specialty Show #1
9/17/2021

Judge: Mr. Brian Pechtold

Best in Specialty Show: GCH TRUMBULL’S FITZ AND THE TANTRUMS. HP530335/01. 12/17/2016. Dog. BREEDER: Roger & Kim Trumbull. By Ch Touchstone’s Jesse The Body-Ch Trumbulls RabbitRun Judy In Disguise. OWNER: Roger & Kim Trumbull.

Best Opposite: CH OLDE FASHION FOOTLOOSE AND FANCY FREE. HP572856/05. 12/13/2018. Bitch. BREEDER: Bethany J. Berger Jane Baetz and Barbara Brandt. By CH Olde Fashion Ridin’ Solo-CH Sasquatch Hidden Treasure. OWNER: Bethany J Berger and Jane Baetz.

Winners Dog/Best of Winners: OLDE FASHION SEXUAL HEALING. HP582523/03. 06/17/2019. BREEDER: Jane Baetz & Bethany J Berger. By Ch Hopeless Olde Fashion Winky Dinky Doo-Ch Olde Fashion I Wanna’ Sex You Up. OWNER: Nina Garlie & Jane Baetz & Bethany Berger.

Select Dog: GCH BLUE BAY SIMBA THE BEAST. HP555449/09. 05/20/2018. Dog. BREEDER: Eva Kotilinek & Robin O’Rourke. By GCHS CH Classic Barnyard Bentley By Design-GCH CH Rivercity Low Ridin Lola. OWNER: Robin O’Rourke & Eva Kotilinek.

Select Bitch: SNOWSHOE’S WHERE FLOWERS BLOOM. HP602637/05. 05/16/2020. Bitch. BREEDER: Melissa Jokela & Glenoria Molnar. By GCH CH Blue Bay Simba The Beast-CH Rabbit Run Snowshoe’s Countess of Lovelace. OWNER: Melissa & Alex Jokela.

Award of Merit: GCHS CLASSIC BARNYARD BENTLEY BY DESIGN. HP451310/07. 04/16/2013. BREEDER: McMackin & Connie Kremenek & Patricia Harder. By Ch Sanlyn’s Classic Sportster-GCHG Barnyard 3 Oaks Spark Of Hope. OWNER: Robin ORourke & Claudia Lane.

Award of Merit: CH BLUE BAY LONE RANGER OF STONEWALL. HP583284/01. 06/20/2019. Dog. BREEDER: Eva Kotilinek & Robin O’Rourke. By GCHB CH Stonewall Hansel-GCH CH Rivercity Low Ridin Lola. OWNER: Eva Kotilinek & Robin O’Rourke.

Brace (dog #1): OLDE FASHION RIVER OF NO RETURN. HP593237/01. 12/20/2019. Bitch. BREEDER: JANE BAETZ & BETHANY J BERGER. By Olde Fashion You Strike My Fancy-CH Sex Bomb It’s So Floppy. OWNER: TRACY SMITH JANE BAETZ BETHANY BERGER.

Brace (dog #2): OLDE FASHION FANCY FOOTWORK. HP572956/08. 12/13/2018. Bitch. BREEDER: Bethany Berger & Jane Baetz & Barbara Brandt. By CH Olde Fasion Ridin’ Solo-CH Sasquatch Hidden Treasure. OWNER: Tracy Smith & Bethany Berger.

Reserve Winners Dog: DAMARNA’S RABBIT RUN MUD DUCK. HP600014/01. 05/27/2020. BREEDER: Nancy Klenke & Lisa Ritchie. By GCH CH Rabbit Run Connorsville-GCH CH Rabbit Run Wanda. OWNER: Lisa Ritchie & Nancy Klenke.

Winners Bitch: OLDE FASHION FANCY FOOTWORK. HP572956/08. 12/13/2018. BREEDER: Bethany Berger & Jane Baetz & Barbara Brandt. By CH Olde Fashion Ridin’ Solo-CH Sasquatch Hidden Treasure. OWNER: Tracy Smith & Bethany Berger.

Reserve Winners Bitch: DAMARNA’S RABBIT RUN BREEZY POINT. HP604840/05. 07/17/2020. BREEDER: Nancy Klenke & Lisa Ritchie. By GCH CH Rabbit Run Kissimmee Of Damarna-GCH CH Trumbull’s Rabbit Run Oaks Lily. OWNER: Lisa Ritchie & Nancy Klenke.

Specialty Show #2
9/18/2021

Judge: Ms. Diana McCarty

Best in Specialty Show: DAMARNA RABBIT RUN PHILIP MARLOWE. HP554941/05. 03/18/2018. Dog. BREEDER: Nancy Klenke & Lisa Ritchie. By GCHS CH CLASSIC BARNYARD BENTLEY BY DESIGN-GCH CH RABBIT RUN WANDA. OWNER: Barbara & Neal Sorensen.

Best Opposite: CH OLDE FASHION FOOTLOOSE AND FANCY FREE. HP572856/05. 12/13/2018. Bitch. BREEDER: Bethany J. Berger Jane Baetz and Barbara Brandt. By CH Olde Fashion Ridin’ Solo-CH Sasquatch Hidden Treasure. OWNER: Bethany J Berger and Jane Baetz.

Winners Dog/Best of Winners: DAMARNA’S RABBIT RUN MUD DUCK. HP600014/01. 05/27/2020. BREEDER: Nancy Klenke & Lisa Ritchie. By GCH CH Rabbit Run Connorsville-GCH CH Rabbit Run Wanda. OWNER: Lisa Ritchie & Nancy Klenke.

Select Dog: CH BLUE BAY LONE RANGER OF STONEWALL. HP583284/01. 06/20/2019. Dog. BREEDER: Eva Kotilinek & Robin O’Rourke. By GCHB CH Stonewall Hansel-GCH CH Rivercity Low Ridin Lola. OWNER: Eva Kotilinek & Robin O’Rourke.

Select Bitch: SNOWSHOE’S WHERE FLOWERS BLOOM. HP602637/05. 05/16/2020. Bitch. BREEDER: Melissa Jokela & Glenoria Molnar. By GCH CH Blue Bay Simba The Beast-CH Rabbit Run Snowshoe’s Countess of Lovelace. OWNER: Melissa & Alex Jokela.

Award of Merit: GCH BLUE BAY SIMBA THE BEAST. HP555449/09. 05/20/2018. Dog. BREEDER: Eva Kotilinek & Robin O’Rourke. By GCHS CH Classic Barnyard Bentley By Design-GCH CH Rivercity Low Ridin Lola. OWNER: Robin O’Rourke & Eva Kotilinek.

Award of Merit: GCH SET-A-PART INQUIRING MIND. HP527589/03. 11/19/2016. Dog. BREEDER: Darcy Chase & Pamela Harrell. By CH Lomarol Hounds Teako-CH Lomarol Hounds Qajta. OWNER: Barbara and Neal Sorensen.

Award of Merit/Winners Bitch: RABBIT RUN DAMARNA’S CHEYENNE. HP600014/02. 05/27/2020. BREEDER: Nancy Klenke & Lisa Ritchie. By GCH CH Rabbit Run Connorsville-GCH CH Rabbit Run Wanda. OWNER: Lisa Ritchie Nancy Klenke & Candyce Sartell.

Reserve Winners Bitch: DAMARNA’S RABBIT RUN BREEZY POINT. HP604840/05. 07/17/2020. BREEDER: Nancy Klenke & Lisa Ritchie. By GCH CH Rabbit Run Kissimmee Of Damarna-GCH CH Trumbull’s Rabbit Run Oaks Lily. OWNER: Lisa Ritchie & Nancy Klenke.

Play Gym Raffle

February 19, 2020 | Posted in GMSPBHC | By

Please help support The Greater Minneapolis St. Paul Basset Hound Club

Drawing will be held May 1, 2020

Do not need to be present to win!

Purchase your tickets at http://www.mnbassetclub.org/play-gym-raffle/ today!

Valentine’s Party and Chili Feed

November 25, 2019 | Posted in GMSPBHC | By

Come join the GMSPBHC for their Valentine’s party and chili feed!

Join us at AllBreed Obedience in Woodbury, MN, on Saturday, January 25th from 11:30am until 3:00pm.

We will have many activities for you and your dog to partake in, including:

  • Chili feed ($5)
  • Valentine’s photos (digital) ($5)
  • Nail trimming ($5)
  • Dog play time (free)
  • Bake sale (human and hound)

2019 Specialty Show and Sweepstakes

September 6, 2019 | Posted in Dog Shows, GMSPBHC | By

Mark your calendars for the 2019 GMSPBHC’s September Specialty Shows!

Join us at the Olmsted County Fairgrounds in Rochester, MN, on Friday, September 13th and Saturday, September 14th.

It will be an indoor show this year in conjunction with Rochester Kennel Club’s All-Breed shows occurring Saturday and Sunday.


Friday, September 13
2:00 PM – Obedience – Judge Mr. Phil Rustad
2:30 PM – Ralley – Judge Mr. Pil Rustad
3:30 PM – Sweepstakes – Judge Ms. Mackenzie Mann
4:05 PM – Specialty Show #1 – Judge Ms. Penny Swan

Please join us for a buffet dinner after the show
Cost: $10.00/person

Saturday, September 14, 2019
12:00 PM – Junior Showmanship Judge Ms. Mary Murphy-East
12:05 PM – Specialty Show #2 – Judge Ms. Mary Murphy-East

We will be having our raffle during the All-Breed show on Saturday, September 14 from 8:00 AM to approximately 15 minutes after groups. Please check at the raffle table for specific times.

Contact Lisa at mnhoundage@gmail.com with questions.

2018 GMSPBHC Specialty

February 27, 2018 | Posted in Dog Shows, GMSPBHC | By

Mark your calendars for the 2018 GMSPBHC’s September Specialty Shows!

Join us at the Olmsted County Fairgrounds in Rochester, MN, on Friday, September 14th and Saturday, September 15th.

It will be an indoor show this year in conjunction with Rochester Kennel Club’s All Breed shows occurring Saturday and Sunday.

There will be Rally, Obedience, Juniors, Sweeps and two Specialty shows.

Club Meeting – April 2018

February 27, 2018 | Posted in GMSPBHC | By

When: April 7, 2018
Time: 1:00 pm to 4:00pm
Where: AllBreed Obedience, 2441 Ventura Dr, Woodbury, Minnesota

Deb and/or Melissa will be putting on a demo.

We will also be having a meeting, potluck, and play time! Bring a dish to share and we never turn away raffle donations. Robin is willing to store them so we can have a really large raffle at the Specialty.

Hope to see you all there!

Responsible Dog Ownership Day

June 19, 2016 | Posted in GMSPBHC, RDO | By

Saturday,  September 24, 2016
12:30 PM to 3:30
MPBR Training Facility
17170 113th Ave N
Maple Grove, MN 55369

You and your crowd-friendly dogs are invited to join the Greater Minneapolis/St. Paul Basset Hound Club at their annual meeting and Responsible Dog ownership Day event. The club will be holding their annual meeting followed by a pot-luck lunch, raffle and social time for 2 and 4 leggers alike.

More details to come soon!

2016 Specialty Results

June 14, 2016 | Posted in Dog Shows, GMSPBHC, Results | By

Results for the 2016 Specialty Shows & Sweepstakes

Greater Mpls/St. Paul BHC Specialty Shows & Sweepstakes
Jordan, Minnesota
June 10, 2016

Sweepstakes: Judge Ms. Barbara Peterson
Senior Dogs, 12 mos. & Under 18 mos.
1 – Renaissance Flying Fortress, Corey Rigoni
Junior Bitches, 6 mos. & Under 9 mos.
1 – Kaizen Northern Lights, Kathryn Vergeront
Junior Bitches, 9 mos. & Under 12 mos.
1 – Blue Bay Love The Rainey Nights, Robin O’Rourke & Eve Kotilinek
2 – Blue Bay Sunny Side Up, Eva Kotilinek & Robin O’Rourke
3 – Rabbit Run Wanda, Nancy Klenke & Lisa Ritchie
4 – Touchstone’s Knock Knock Knock Penny, Susan Vick
Senior Bitches, 12 mos. & Under 18 Mos.
1 – Calabria Botticelli, Victoria Russell & Barbara Brandt
Best in Sweepstakes – Calabria Botticelli, Russell &  Brandt
Best of Opposite – Renaissance Flying Fortress, Rigoni

Veterans Sweepstakes: Judge Ms. Barbara Peterson
Veterans Bitches, 7 yrs. & Under 10 yrs
1 – GCH CH Touchstone’s Hurricane Camille, Susan K P Vick & Martin Vick, MD
Best in Veterans Sweepstakes:  GCH CH Touchstone’s Hurricane Camille, Vick & Vick, MD

Junior Showmanship Competition: Judge Ms. Diana McCarty
Open Senior
1 – Josie Scoonover-Nelson with GCH CH Rabbit Run Eveleth of Snowshoe, Melissa & Alex Jokela, & Nancy Klenke, & Josie Scoonover-Nelson.
Best Junior Handler:
Josie Scoonover-Nelson
Regular Classes Show 1: Judge Ms. Diana McCarty
Twelve to Eighteen Month Dogs
1 – Renaissance Flying Fortress, Corey Rigoni
Puppy Bitches, 6 mos. & Under 9 Mos.
1 – Kaizen Northern Lights, Kathryn Vergeront
Puppy Bitches, 9 mos. & Under 12 mos.
1 – Rabbit Run Wanda, Nancy Klenke & Lisa Ritchie
Bred-By-Exhibitor Bitches
1 – Blue Bay Sunny Side Up, Eva Kotilinek & Robin O’Rourke
2 – Calabria Botticelli, Victoria Russell & Barbara Brandt
3 – Blue Bay Love The Rainey Nights, Robin O’Rourke & Eve Kotilinek
4 – Touchstone’s Knock Knock Knock Penny, Susan Vick
Winners Bitch: Blue Bay Sunny Side Up, Kotilinek & O’Rourke
Reserve: Rabbit Run Wanda, Klenke & Ritchie
Best Basset Hound: GCH CH Trumbull’s Del Rio, Roger & Kim Trumbull
Best of Winners:  Renaissance Flying Fortress, Corey Rigoni
Best of Opposite Sex: CH Trumbull’s Rabbit Run Oaks Lily, Nancy Klenke & Kim Trumbull
Select Dog:  GCH CH All About Cactus Jack’s Showtime, Kay Collier & Dee Hagy & Howard Haskell
Select Bitch:  GCH CH Touchstone’s Hurricane Camille, Susan K P Vick & Martin Vick, MD
Award of Merit:  CH Beachside’s Salty Dog, Robin O’Rourke & Cathy Wheeler & Nathan Wheeler
Award of Merit:  CH Rivercity Low Ridin Lola, Robin O’Rourke, Eva Kotilinek & Patricia Palmer
Award of Merit:  CH Kaizen Foxglen Don’t Know Jack, Kathryn Vergeront, Scott & Betsey Deans

 

Regular Classes Show 2: Judge Ms. Camille McArdle, DMV
Puppy Bitches, 6 mos. & Under 9 Mos.
1 – Kaizen Northern Lights, Kathryn Vergeront
Puppy Bitches, 9 mos. & Under 12 mos.
1 – Rabbit Run Wanda, Nancy Klenke & Lisa Ritchie
Bred-By-Exhibitor Bitches
1 – Blue Bay Sunny Side Up, Eva Kotilinek & Robin O’Rourke
2 – Touchstone’s Knock Knock Knock Penny, Susan Vick
3 – Blue Bay Love The Rainey Nights, Robin O’Rourke & Eve Kotilinek
Winners Bitch: Rabbit Run Wanda, Nancy Klenke & Lisa Ritchie
Winners Bitch Reserve: Blue Bay Sunny Side Up, Kotilinek & O’Rourke
Best Basset Hound: GCH CH Trumbull’s Del Rio, Roger & Kim Trumbull
Best of Opposite Sex: GCH CH Touchstone’s Hurricane Camille, Susan K P Vick & Martin Vick, MD
Select Dog:  CH Barnyard Bentley By Design, Robin O’Rourke & Claudia Lane
Select Bitch:  CH Rivercity Low Ridin Lola, Robin O’Rourke, Eva Kotilinek & Patricia Palmer
Award of Merit:  CH Kaizen Foxglen Don’t Know Jack, Kathryn Vergeront, Scott & Betsey Deans
Award of Merit: GCH CH All About Cactus Jack’s Showtime, Kay Collier & Dee Hagy & Howard Haskell

Specialty Show Update

June 7, 2016 | Posted in Dog Shows, GMSPBHC | By

Due to a family emergency Mr. Tim Childers will not be judging the first show at the club’s Friday, June 10 Specialty. Ms. Diana McCarty has graciously offered to be the judge in his place.

Specialty Show – Buffet Luncheon Requests

May 10, 2016 | Posted in Dog Shows, GMSPBHC | By

Hospitality Volunteer Opportunities
Each year our buffet lunch is spectacular because of the contributions of our club members and friends. Dan and Marilyn will be in charge of hospitality this year. Please let them know what you can contribute to the buffet by emailing them at djhatchell@yahoo.com or calling (651) 470-4094. Here are some suggestions:

  • Salads (past, lettuce, etc)
  • Fruit
  • Veggies and dip
  • Meat and cheese
  • Condiments
  • Sandwich fixings
  • Bread/rolls
  • Desserts
  • Beverages (pop, water, iced teas, etc)
  • Anything else you think sounds good!

We will also be in need of coolers for water and other beverages!