Red River Apollo Earns Champion Title

Red River Apollo Earns Champion Title

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.

LEO Best of Breed Central Florida Working Group Specialty

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.

Another Mariposa PWD Champion

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.

2018 PWD Nationals Frankenmuth MI August 24-31, 2018

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.

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

M. Theoden CGC (Monty)

Another Mariposa Champion

Another Mariposa Champion

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

Another Mariposa Champion

Another Mariposa Champion

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

CHIC# 122985

From this litter we now have 12 titles on 4 different dogs including 3 AKC champions and 3 water titles .

Kami is World Dog Show BOB and BIG 3 Leipzig 2017

Kami is World Dog Show BOB and BIG 3 Leipzig 2017

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.

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!!!