Mariposa’s Widow Jane CGC earns her first water title on her first attempt. She is a Basil x Minnie daughter.
In 2017 Janet Malecki bred Nina to our Westin. She and her partner Mari Irwin donated Mojo to the Battle Buddy Foundation. 2 years later Mojo meets his buddy veteran Doc.
Watch the video of Doc & Mojo's first meeting here:https://www.facebook.com/269951889790444/posts/2240809126038034/
CH Red River Apollo (Captain) title winning photo from his championship win. Breeder Janet Malecki and Mari Irwin should be very proud of their first home bred champion title produced by CH Mariposa's Meadowhawk (Westin) X Rio Rochosa Con Amor Minha Menina (Nina).
Professionally handled to his title by Lisa Arnett
Scott Lenz and I are very happy for you guys and wish you all the best on this journey.
CH Mariposa’s Leonidas took Best of Breed at the Central Florida Working Group Specialty in Orlando, Florida under Judge Mrs Wendy Willhauck competing against 45 PWDs. The specialty was in conjunction with the AKC and Royal Canin Nationals.
It was just a year ago when Leo earned his AKC Champion title at the same location and became AKC Royal Canine Junior Breed of the Year.
CH Mariposa’s Basil Hayden TKN (Sazerac) finished his champion title with BOW in Kalamazoo, Michigan under Judge Sue-Ellyn Rempel. He finished with three majors including the Chicago PWD Regional Specialty in June 2018. Sazerac was completely owner handled to his title by Melissa Liebaert. Sazerac is out of GCH CH Mariposa's Boss In Motion FDC RN CA RATN CGC TKN AWD MAC-1 and GCH CH Mariposa’s Firefly.
At Fulton County OH KC M. Vanlanthiriel TKN was RWB on a 4pt major under judge Kim Ramey-LeBlanc and Winners Bitch for another 4pt major win under judge Cheryl Paterson
M. Theoden CGC took Best of Junior and Best of Breed competing against 11 PWDs at the international show in České Budějovice under judge Mrs Lotte Jorgensen from Denmark.
At Fulton County OH Kennel Club shows M Boss In Motion took Best of Breed over 3 other specials for 5pts under judge Kimmy Ramey-LeBlanc to finish his Grand Champion title.
M. Basil Hayden TKN earned a 5pt major with BOW under judge Sharon Ann Redmer
Over 300 PWDs competing in a variety of venues including water, obedience, agility, rally and Conformation.
Mariposa's Agua Allegoria WWD (Ally) earned her second WWD leg Video of Ally in Working Water Dog class. https://www.facebook.com/ilona.griffioen/videos/10156288075551187/
Mariposa's Aragorn TKN (Ryee) 2nd place 12-15 month
Mariposa's Theoden CGC (Monty) 3rd place 12-15 month
CH M. Leonidas (Leo) 1st place Maturity males
Mariposa's Aragorn TKN (Ryee) 4th place 12-15
Mariposa's Vanlanthirel (Vanny) 1st place 12-15
M. Aragorn TKN (Ryee) 2nd place 12-15
M. Theoden CGC (Monty) 3rd place 12-15
M. Basil Hayden TKN CGC (Sazerac) 4th place 15-18
M. Vanlanthiriel (Vanny) 3rd place 12-15
M. Agua Allegoria WWD (Ally) 2nd place OPEN
CH Mariposa's Boss In Motion (Basil) 3rd place WORKING
CH Mariposa's Snugasabug (Cricket) 1st cut in Best of Breed
CANINE GOOD CITIZEN
M. Theoden CGC (Monty)
M. Basil Hayden TKN WD at Chicago Regional PWD Club Specialty
From the 9-12 month class our Mojo/Cricket puppy took WB at the Nutmeg PWD Club Specialty beating 17 bitches along the way.
Mariposa's Leonidas (LEO) was BOW today with a 3pt major under judge Eric Ringle at the Central Florida Working Dog Assoc show in Orlando, Florida.
This afternoon he took Best of Breed in the Inaugural Royal Canin AKC Puppy/Junior Breeder Stakes under judges Roberta and Dr Thomas Davies. Leo is now designated as the Royal Canin National Breed Junior of the year.
On Sunday he completed his champion title under Mr. Dana Cline at the AKC Nationals
BISS GGCH Seaworthy's Plan of Attack CGC WWD AOM AOE x Ch Mariposa's Snugasabug.
Breeders:Barbara Ellison, Susan Crawford, David Swank and Scott Lenz.
Owners:Kristina Olson, Christine Olson, David Olson, David Swank and Scott Lenz.
Handler: Lisa Arnett
New Mariposa champion AKC UKC Ch Mariposa's Boss In Motion AWD RATI RN CGC TKN from the Bred By class except for 1 point.
Sire- Ch Cosmos Let's Celebrate WWD
Dam- BISS Multi Ch Multi Winner Patriot's Inara Serra of Mariposa CGC TDI RN
From this litter we now have 12 titles on 4 different dogs including 3 AKC champions and 3 water titles .
CIB, N, S, DK, FI, NORD CH, KHBJW-16, EUJW-16, BenJW-16, HeW-16 AquaFortis Kamikaze "Kami"
( CH AquaFortis Galileo Galilei x CH Whisborne Mariposa Tentacao ) was Best of Breed at the 2017 World Dog Show competing against almost 90 PWDs and went onto win Group 3. Kami is an Inara and Emilio grand daugther.
Ally earned her Apprentice Water Dog title today with Ontario PWD Club. She is now Mariposa's Aqua Allegoria AWD
Basil earned his Apprentice Water Dog title today at the Overboard PWD Club. He is now UKC Ch Mariposa's Boss In Motion CGC RATI RN AWD
Leo was Best Senior Futurity and 1st place in the 12-15 month Sweepstakes class at the 2017 National Specialty. Mariposa's Leonidas.
Atlas the Wonderdog was very excited to meet the newest service dog candidate to join the Battle Buddy Foundation's Service Dog program!!!
This handsome little guy is a Portuguese Water Dog sired by Multi Champion Mariposa's Meadowhawk and he will spend the next 6 to 9 months working on socialization, basic obedience, and other necessary foundational work to be a successful service dog before moving onto the higher levels of service dog training.
Welcome to the Battle Buddy Service Dogs family little one!!!