The mission of the Newfoundland Club of Northern California is to encourage and promote the breeding, understanding, and appreciation of the Newfoundland dog, and to perform and to encourage such activities as will bring its natural qualities to perfection, including draft work and water rescue.
From the President…
Congratulations to the entire membership on an outstanding regional specialty. Thank you Laura Gallagher and Pam Jackson, our show chairs for your meticulous attention to detail, absolutely nothing was missed. Patty O’Brien and Patti Sondgroth what a wonderful banquet, you two are the dynamic banquet duo. I know there was yet again a village of volunteers involved from morning hospitality, judges hospitality, CERF and heart clinic, trophies, ribbons, obedience chair and many so many other positions I want to thank each one of you personally for your time and effort in pulling of a regional specialty we are all so proud of and will soon not forget.
Congratulations to the big winners of the day! Martin Vroegryk and Busy going High in Trial, Todd and Debbie Bridge’s Walter taking Best of Breed and Margaret winning Best Opposite Sex, Denice and Mark Castonguay’s Dayton for Best of Winners and Kevin and Laura Gallagher’s Austin for Winners dog. Now for our sweeps winners, congratulations to Ingrid and Chris Lyden’s Nother for Best Puppy Sweeps and to Trinity Cove’s Jax Or Better for Best Opposite in Sex puppy sweeps. Last but certainly not least our Best in Veteran sweeps winner, Kevin and Laura Gallagher’s Ms. Snikki Nikki. Again congratulations, I am so happy for each of you!
Quick reminder: I know I am worn out by all the fun but want to remind you our draft test is coming up. I hope to see a few of you hearty souls at the test on November 17th. Entrants, good luck! Reminder the entries close November 6 th. Please contact Rick Humphreys if you are able to volunteer to steward.
- Dawn Druge, NCNC President, Nov, 2013