SnoCreek Alaskan Malamutes
Kenzie has 3 boys & 3 girls and all are well.....brought home a few ribbons from the National and the kids had fun!!
What a month.....At the AMCA Specialty we finished our boy Grayson, Ch, SnoCreek's Limited Edition, and took majors on Tangie and Sterling takes BOB!!!
Tangie finished her Championship by going BOS from the classes and taking getting her majors in her Grand Championship points at the Wine Circuit show and we put points on Spirit!!!!
Crazy few months....Sterling win Reserve Best In Show in PA in June....just tickled with how well he is doing in the ring!!!!
Pups are coming along nicely and we hope to be back in the ring for the fall shows
April & May of 2017
Lots going on at SnoCreek....Grayson & Tangie had a wonderful Litter of 5 pups born April 1st!!
Then "Sterling" wins BISS at Harrisburg Specialty and "Finn" goes reserve WD at the Specialty!!
McGee & Chloe have a litter of 6 pups, all doing very well!!!
Exciting News for June....The NY/NJ Specialty was held and we are pleased to announce that "Thor" is now BISS Ch. SnoCreek's Lightning Strikes @ Ken-Dar, winning the BOB at the Specialty!! His son, Finn", SnoCreek's The Force Awakens won WD & BOW for a 5 point major his first time in the show ring at the Specialty!!!!!
Our McGee x Chloe arrived on the 28th, 5 girls & 2 boys!!
Made a long trip to GA for the Malamute Specialty, "Tangie",SnoCreek's Shake It Off, wins BOS in Sweeps and her first Major Specialty Win!
"DEEKS" makes his show debut at Connecticut River Working Group Going Best In Sweeps both day, then Winning WD both days, BOW and a Puppy Group 4.....McGee wins BOB ob Sat and Pancake wins BOB on Sun.
Starting our show year off in Feb. We had a great weekend in NY....Pancake goes BOB her first time out as a Special, her daughter "Tangie" goes Reserve WB. On Sunday our "Sterling", CH.SnoCreek's Silver Lining takes the BOB win and Pancake goes BOS
We have also done a breeding between McGee & Chloe, check the "futures" page, pups due April 25th
Catching up on a crazy year. We have not been to a Regional/National Specialty in 3 years due to personal reason but we made a Massive come-back!!
"Vito" take Award of Merit at the Regional Specialty under Judge Illona Chu and "Tangie" takes a 2nd in her 9-12 class.
"Vito" Then goes on to take BEST OF OPPOSITE at the National Specialty under breeder Judge Joe Hug!! "Tangie" takes 1st place in her 9-12 class!! "Thor" gets a New Pre-Novice title and "Sterling" gets a Novice Rally title.
Although "McGee" didnt make it to the National due to blowing coat, he was awarded a lovely plaque by the AMCA for #1 OH Malamute !!
McGee ranks as #1 Owner-Handler Malamute!!!!
Pancake goes BOS at the NY Specialty, Her daughter goes BEST PUPPY IN SHOW and Thor becomes a new Champion!! What a weekend!!
Pancake, SnoCreek's Oh The Drama, goes out for her 3rd weekend of showing and makes us so proud! On Thurs. she took WB & BOS for 2 pts. On Fri. she took WB & BOB over the Special for a 3 pt major and if that wasnt enough....at her first time in the Owner Handler ring she takes a Group 1!!!! On Sat. she took a RWB and on Sun. WB & BOS over the Special......It was a great weekend!! And to make it even more Special, Pancake's daughter, Tangie, takes a Working Puppy group 2 at the Match Show!!!!
We Finally welcomed 8 Ira & Via babies, 5 girls and 3 boys. Momma & babes are happy & healthy!!
"McGee" wins BOB 2 of the 3 days in NJ plus an OH Group 1 !!
Vito & Ruby babies arrived March 2nd, 2 boys & 2 girls. Momma & kids doing great!!
Pups are growing like weeds, we are keeping a girl, "Tangie", SnoCreek's Shake It Off....
Her daddy takes a Group 1 Owner/Handler and BOB at Rockland shows and at Conn. Working Group a Award of Merit, BOBOH and Select dog....McGee also did a seminar that night for malamutes, samoyeds and siberians...
Ringing in the New Year, McGee takes BOB and BOBOH on 1-3-15!
McGee & Pancake babies arrive on Dec. 29th, 3 girls & 2 boys!!
"McGee" is now a new Grand Champion!! He also took another O/H Group 1 in MD, along with the BOB.
"Pancake" is also expecting puppies!! McGee is the father of the pups, and they are expected Christmas day!!
Not many shows this month but McGee managed to Rank #8 in the AKC Owner/Handler series in just a few shows over the summer, we are thrilled!! And he did manage to take 2 more O/H Grop 3's last week.
We are concentrating on some breedings we are doing that if all goes well pups will be due in Dec!!
What a great month it has been! "McGee" takes another Group 2 plus a Group 4 at the Long Island shows PLUS an Owner/Handler Group 3 and Group 1! The boy is on a roll!! We would also like to thank our family & friends for coming out to support us, we had a great time!!
Our only show weekend in July and what a weekend.....we have a New Champion..."Hayden", now Ch. SnoCreek's Gossip Girl finished her championship from the Bred-By class and also went BOS.
McGee, Ch. SnoCreek's Fire When Ready, went BOB both days and took an Owner/Handler Group 2!!
and baby Chloe took her first point from the puppy class to go WB & BOS!!!!
McGee, Ch. SnoCreek's Fire When Ready, comes back to the ring after 3.5 years off and goes BOB & Group 2 !!
"Chloe", SnoCreek's Show Me The Ribbon, goes to her first show and goes RWB and Best of Breed Puppy and then takes a Puppy Working Group 2!!
Ziva takes a few more BOB wins and BOS, and Pancake takes another point towards her championship!!
Ziva is now CH.SnoCreek's UnderCover Lover!! Finishing her championship from the Bred-By class and going Best of Breed!!
SnoCreek's Oh The Drama, Pancake, goes Reserve Winners Bitch from the Bred-By class at the Harrisburg Specialty!!
SnoCreek's Offer You Can't Refuse, Vito, makes the cut both days at the Harrisburg back-to-back Specialties...
We started this month with a bang!! Ziva, SnoCreek's UnderCover Lover takes a Reserve win at Working Dog, only to pick up a 4 pt. major going WB from the Bred-By class on Sunday!!
Sterling, SnoCreek's Silver Lining went WD, BW and BOB to pick up a 5 pt major win and finish his Championship, he is now CH. SnoCreek's Silver Lining!! owner handled by Micki Mustich!! Awesome job!!!
We didnt get back into the show ring until late Feb. at the Rockland shows....Hayden, SnoCreek's Gossip Girl took a Reserve on Fri. and WB on Sat. for 2 more pts!!
Welcome to 2014 Crazy winter with tons of snow, but the dogs have been lovin it!!
MERRY CHRISTMAS & HAPPY NEW YEAR!!
We'll see you all next year in the ring!!
"Vito" wins BOB the first day of the Specialty Cluster in Mass.
"Sterling" goes WD/BW at the Specialty for a 4 pt major!!
Flynn & Via welcome 8 new babies, 4 boys & 4 girls!!
Vito & Pancake welcome 1 big baby boy! momma's and babies are doing excellent and growing like weeds!!
After taking a long summer off we finally got back to showing at the Somerset/Westchester weekend...Our girl Ziva, SnoCreek's UnderCover Lover, took the ring by storm and won Winner's Bitch, Best of Winners and Best of Opposite over the Specials, all from the Bred-by Class!! and she took a 3 pt major doing it. We are thrilled! The following day she also went Winner's Bitch! Guess this girl is ready to rock!!
"Ruffian", SnoCreek's WhiteMountain Ruffian, goes WB/BOW and BOB from the classes over the special at the Greenwich show last weekend. "Hayden" went Reserve WB at that show also......girls are on a roll!!
"STERLING", SnoCreek's Silver Lining, does it again going WD/BOW both days at the NJ shows last weekend!!
Huge Congrats to Micki & Muncy on their great weekend at Bucks & Trenton shows. Their boy "Sterling", SnoCreek's Silver Lining, went WINNERS DOG both days taking his first points and also BW on Sat.
Our girl "Hayden", SnoCreek's Gossip Girl, also went Winners Bitch both days from the Bred-By class and BW on Sun....just 3 points to go till her championship!!
The Pancake, SnoCreek's Oh The Drama goes BEST IN SWEEPS and Takes a 3 PT. MAJOR going WINNERS BITCH from the BRED-BY class at the Supported NY show on the 30th, under judge Angela Porpora...WooHoo!!
"VITO" win BOB and makes the cut in the Working Group at the SawMill K.C. in NY!!
Ziva & Hunter pups arrived on 3-4-13, 4 boys & 1 girl. Momma and kids are happy & healthy.
Had a Fantastic time at Westminster!! Vito may have not won, but he was a Huge winner to the people visiting the show, he took so many pictures he needed sunglasses!! He was interviewed by Petco and Canine Chronicle and did a photo shoot with NYTimes magazine!! All very exciting!! and he did it all in a cool, laid back Vito fashion, he was totally at ease with the whole thing!! So proud of this boy!!
Welcome to 2013!! We have an exciting year planned, starting with "Vito", Ch. SnoCreek's Offer U Cant Refuse, going to the Westminster Kennel club show at Madison Square Garden!!! The show is Tues. Feb. 12 and can be seen from the Westminster Live Video stream on their website...be sure to watch!!
Also we are expecting an exciting litter out of Hunter & Ziva, Pups are expected first week in March!!
More fun news to be posted soon!!
Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas & Happy New Year.....
Via's puppies will make their Animal Planet debut on the episode of TOO CUTE! on November 10th at 8pm!!!
Flynn goes BOB both days at the MA shows!!
Born on the 4th of July.....Flynn x Ziva babies arrive amid a heat wave and of course the power goes out!! But they all made it with no problem and Momma & kids are fine. We welcomed a girl, "Omellete" and her two brothers, "Bacon" & "Hash Brown"!!
Animal Planet has finally wrapped up filming, thank goodness we had mostly nice weather. Many Thanks to Producer Shari and Cameraman Freddy....you guys were great to work with and so understanding of the dogs!! Not exactly sure when the episode will air, maybe around Oct. or Dec... Finally the pups get to go to their new homes and take on the world!!
Starting off may with a bang....."Hayden", SnoCreek 's Gossip Girl goes WB/BOW/ BOB from the Bred-By class over Specials for a 3 pt. major! only a few points to go to her championship!! "McGee", behaving rather badly, went BOS to Hayden.
Animal Planet is due again on May 14th, pups are getting big, eyes open and starting to play.
At the Michigan Specialty Hayden wins the Bred-by class, "Pancake" wins both Sweeps classes in 6-9 at her first shows and takes a 2nd & 3rd ribbon in the point class.
"Ruffian II" goes Reserve WB at the NJ shows after winning the open class and "Hayden" wins the Bred-By class, only to be beat by Ruffian!!!!!
PUPS have arrived. Ms.Via gave birth to 8 pups, 5 boys & 3 girls, on April 23rd. All are healthy & happy. This litter will be featured on an upcoming episode of Animal Planet's "Too Cute"...date to be announced.
"Hayden", SnoCreek's Gossip Girl takes 2 Reserve Winner Bitch wins from the Bred-By Class at the Harrisburg Specialty weekend!!
NEWS FLASH........Blanca goes BOB and Gaia goes Best Puppy in Breed at the 2012 CRUFTS Show in England. Both are "SEEKER", SnoCreek Chamber of Secrets, daughters!! Huge Congrats to Izzy & John.
Show season is starting back up and we will be on the road soon! We also have some exciting breeding plans this year....."VIA" has already been bred to "MCGEE" and we look forward to pups at the end of April!!
Ms. Pancake and her cousins "Sterling" and "Breitling" will begin their show careers in the spring, always a fun excursion!!
Last show of 2011...."Ziva", SnoCreek's UnderCover Lover goes WB for 2 pts and "Hunter", Ch. SnoCreek's On Thin Ice goes Select Dog!!
Vito is now CH.SnoCreek's Offer U Can't Refuse!!! Vito finished his championship in 5 shows with 4 majors, a very impressive showing !! He is owned & loved by Laura & Vince Capuano.
started out as a quite month but soon picked up speed.....Hayden finally delivered her 2 pups on the 18th, a boy & girl, mom and kids doing well!!
Our very own Gibbs went to his new home in Canada with his new mom Amy, they were made for each other and hit it off from the moment they met!! Im sure he is spoiled already!!
While I was away at the National Ruffian gave birth during the freak snow storm and blackout to 5 pups, 3 boys & 2 girls, all doing very well! Kudos to my husband Jim and Nurse Lorraine for this wonderful delivery while having no water, heat or power!!!
Alaskan Malamute National 2011
We traveled to MI this month for the National, where Hunter, Flynn and Ziva represented SnoCreek quite well! Hunter, Ch SnoCreek's On Thin Ice made it thru to the final cut at the Regional under Breeder Judge Robin Hug. Flynn, BISS GCh. SnoCreek LongWinter's Legacy made it thru 2 cuts as he lost most of his coat in the car on the way!! And Zive actually behaved herself!! Hunter then made the first cut under Breeder Judge Nancy Russell, and Ziva went 5th in a bred-by class of 16.....we are very proud of the kids!!!!
WE ARE EXPECTING!!!! We are pleased to announce the expectant litter of "Bubba", Ch. Kalamals Spirit of the Buffolo and "Ruffian", SnoCreek White Mountain Ruffian at the end of Oct. pics will be posted when the pups arrive!
Flynn goes BOB at the PA. shows over the weekend!! and takes a cut in group both days......
What a great way to start the month......"Flynn", BISS GCH. SnoCreek LongWinter's Legacy, takes a Group 4 and Group 2 up at the Maine Cluster Shows. He also made the cut in the group on the last day of showing. We are also pleased to announce the breeding between "Ruffian", SnoCreek White Mountain Ruffian, and "Bubba", Ch. Kalamals Spirit of the Buffolo, hopefully producing a very nice litter at the end of October.
JULY & AUGUST
A very busy summer here! Flynn has taken a few BOB wins showing from Ohio to NY as his coat is coming in beautifully! We are also pleased to announce the breeding between Flynn & Sugar, Kalamals Sugar & Spice, owned by Julie Kalamaja at Kalamals Kennel, they make a lovely couple!!
Our planned breedings are coming up, Ruffian II will be bred to Bubba, Ch. Kalamals Spirit of the Buffalo VERY soon, and Flynn will be bred to Hayden in a few weeks.....
McGee, CH.SnoCreek's Fire When Ready, qualifies for the Eukanuba Show (2011-2012) in the BRED-BY Class!!
SnoCreek's UnderCover Lover, ZIVA, goes WB/BW & BOS, over the specials bitch, for her wins at the Hudson Valley cluster in June!!
Flynn, BISS GCH. SnoCreek LongWinter's Legacy, is ranked at #7 in the country according to the Canine Chronicle for June 2100!!!
More great news as we end this month......"FLYNN" earns his GRAND CHAMPIONSHIP!! "MCGEE" becomes a new CHAMPION!! "HUNTER" gets and Excellent OFA hip score!! and ZIVA goes Reserve WB to a major at the NJ shows..... whew!!
What a wonderful way to start the month, Great weather!!!! We had a great first May weekend with "Ziva", SnoCreek's UnderCover Lover going Reserve WB and "Flynn", BISS Ch.SnoCreek LongWinter's Legacy taking a BOS on Sat. and on Mother's Day we had more great weather plus "McGee", SnoCreek's Fire When Ready going WD/BOW and "Flynn" taking BOB!!
A busy month so far..."Via", SnoCreek N Kamelot's Venti Via goes BOB from the classes up in Mass. and then places in her class at the Specialty shows in Harrisburg, PA.
"Flynn" is now BISS Ch. SnoCreek LongWinter's Legacy...taking the BOB win at the Harrisburg Specialty in PA. last weekend. He also took Select Dog at the AMCA Specialty the day before......So beside the flood this was a very exciting weekend!!
Miss Via, SnoCreek N Kamelot's Venti Via goes out for a weekend of showing after taking a year off to grow up and goes Winner's Bitch, Best of Winner's and Best of Opposite on Sat. and Winner's Bitch & Best of Opposite on Sun. for her first points. She also got injured along the way by hitting the door in the air lock which took a chunk out of her face right under her eye....but she is a trooper!!
HAYDEN & RUFFIAN II both score EXCELLENT on their OFA Hip X-Rays!!
HAYDEN, SnoCreek's Gossip Girl wins a 4 pt. Major going Winner's Bitch at the Rockland County show in NY.
HAPPY NEW YEAR!! ENJOY THE SNOW, WE'LL BE BACK IN THE RING SOON
"Frankie", SnoCreek's Winds of Fortune, gets 2 Excellents, Jr. CAC & BOS Jr. in Poland. Frankie is owned by Agata Kiam.
WooHoo...."Vito", SnoCreek's Offer U Can't Refuse , does it again and goes WD & BW for another major!!!
"Vito", SnoCreek's Offer U Can't Refuse, goes WD & BW at Springfield, MA for his 2nd major at his 2nd show!! "Ziva", SnoCreek's UnderCover Lover, Vito & McGee's sister goes Reserve WB to a major at her 2nd show also...
WOO HOO...."McGee", SnoCreek's Fire When Ready goes WINNERS DOG from the Bred-By Class at the Regional Specialty in Denver, CO. for a 5 pt. major under Ms. Jean Fournier. Ms. Fournier also graced "Flynn", Ch. SnoCreek LongWinter's Legacy with an Award Of Merit. "McGee" also took a 3rd place ribbon from the bred-by class at the National Specialty under judge Shilon Bedford. Pictures will be up on their pages as soon as I get them!
Meanwhile "Hunter", Ch. SnoCreek's On Thin Ice, made the cut at the Paalisades Specialty in NJ under judge Illona Chu.
What a great month at SNOCREEK......on 9-10 "McGee", SnoCreek's Fire When Ready, goes WD/BW at Tuxedo KC show. The next day at Somerset KC he also goes WD/BW for another point.
On 9-24 "Hunter", Ch. SnoCreek's On Thin Ice, goes BOB after being out of the ring for 7 months.
On 9-25 at the OxRidge Supported entry for malamutes "McGee" goes WD/BW/Best Bred-By Exhibiter and Bred-by Exhibiter Group 4. That same day "Flynn", Ch. SnoCreek LongWinter's Legacy goes BOB and GROUP 1!!!!
"McGee", SnoCreek's Fire When Ready goes WD, BOW for 2 pts and then takes s a Bred-by Working Group 3!! at the Owego show on Friday.
"McGee", SnoCreek's Fire When Ready goes into the ring for the first time and takes his first points from the Bred-By class by going Winner's Dog!!!
"Hayden", SnoCreek's Gossip Girl goes Winners bitch and Best of Winners for another point also!! WooWoo...
Shawangunk K.C., NY..."Hayden", SnoCreek's Gossip Girl goes WB, BW and BOS for 2 pts.
Long Island show May 22....."Flynn", Ch.SnoCreek LongWinters Legacy goes BOB, his sister "Ruffian", SnoCreek White Mountain Ruffian goes WB, BOW & BOS and "Frankie", SnoCreek Winds of Fortune goes Reserve WD and Best Puppy!!
We had a special birth this month.....our first grandson, Jace Daniel Martin, born on the 24th at 8.3 lbs
and due to the fact that most all the dogs have blown coat for the spring we have no show news!!!
Conneticut River Working Group weekend....."Flynn", Ch. SnoCreeks LongWinters Legacy takes AOM on Sat. "Via", SnoCreek N Kamelots Venti Via takes a second place both days in sweeps and regular classes her first weekend out!! "Callie", BOSS Ch. MoonSong's Synrgy of SnoCreek goes BOS Veteran on Sat. at the age of 12.
Monticello K.C. weekend.....WalnutRidge SnoCreek Semper Fi, GIBBS, goes Reserve Winners Dog (to a major) on Sat. and Winners Dog & Best of Winners on Sunday!!
Ch. SnoCreek's LongWinter's Legacy, "Flynn", goes BOB at Saratoga K.C. and WalnutRidge SnoCreek Semper Fi, "Gibbs", goes WD & BOW at the same show.
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