2008 English Springer Spaniel National Open Championship   
Judges:  John Leininger and Jim O'Shea
November 8th to Conclusion
Placements


 

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1st Place
  2008 NFC Heather!


#27  FC AFC English Wildflower "Heather"
Owner:  John and Merry Hall
Handler:  John Hall
Breeder:  Ron Charles
Sire:  FC AFC Sunrise Bullet
Dam:  AFC South Hamlin Abagail


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2nd Place - Jake!

#88  FC AFC CFC Crosswind Jake Bentley  "Jake"
Owner/Handler:   Paul Hanscom
Breeder:   Kevin Battistoni

Sire:  FC AFC Crosswind's King Kong
Dam:  FC Amelda of Green Island

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3rd Place - Irving!

#64 FC CFC Grandview's Irving W "Irving"
Owner:  Steve and Phyllis Beyer
Handler:  Marty Knibbs
Breeder: 
Donald and Tracie Keller
Sire:  FC AFC Grandviews Max-A-Million  
Dam:  Damrie Scotiaas Braveheart

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4th Place - Taylor!

  # 18 Ogallahers Taylor  "Taylor"
Owner:   Greg Wharton
Handler:  Marty Knibbs
Breeder:  Corey and Liam Gallagher
Sire:  FC Poet Seat's Lionheart
Dam:  FC Sunrise Ellie of O'Gallagher
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Certificate of Merit
 
# 31 FC Triple Ridges Budy Boy  "Buddy"
Owner:  Meg Botti
Handler:  Ralph Botti
Breeder: 
Ralph Botti
Sire:  FC Sunrise Scout
Dam:  FC Triple Ridges Tomboy
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Certificate of Merit
 
# 32 FC Sunrise Miss Susan  "Susie"
Owner:  Julie Hogan
Handler:  Jeff Brooks
Breeder: 
Gary Wilson
Sire:  FC AFC Pride 'N Joy's Field Gryphon JH
Dam:  Spring Valley Spot

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Certificate of Merit
 

# 66 FC AFC Chief of Far Oaks "Chief"
Owner:  Deb and Emil Salmons
Handler:  Ken Willis
Breeder:  Ron Charles
Sire:  NFC FC AFC Eagle Brae’s Good Sport
Dam:  AFC South Hamlin Abagail


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Certificate of Merit
 

# 79 NFC FC Sarah's Abby-Gale  "Abby"
Owner: Mike and Kristine Golomb
Handler:  Gary Breitbarth
Breeder:  Jeff Hicks
Sire:  FC AFC Wildwind Sailor
Dam:  Josie's Sarah


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Certificate of Merit
 

# 96 Fallen Wings ZZ Riger  "Ring"
Owner:  Pete Zuleger
Handler:  Jim Keller
Breeder:  Pete Zuleger
Sire:  NFC FC AFC Eagle Brae's Good Sport
Dam:  Fallen Wings Taz SH

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Certificate of Merit
 

# 105 FC AFC Highlander's Prince  "Prince"
Owner/Handler:  Russ Smith
Breeder:  Harold Hiles and Paul Black
Sire:  FC Adamsmark Tridon Kicker
Dam:  AFC Bumper McQuick



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Certificate of Merit
 

# 113 CFC Lucifer's Saint Louis Blues  "Louie"
Owner:  Kit Barrow
Handler:  Gary Wilson
Breeder:  Hadley and Mary Ford
Sire:  FC AFC Parker Sir Roberts
Dam: Carousel's Wish Me Luck
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Best Dog Handled by an Amateur
 
#27  FC AFC English Wildflower "Heather"
Owner:  John and Merry Hall
Handler:  John Hall
Breeder: 
Ron Charles
Sire:  FC AFC Sunrise Bullet
Dam:  AFC South Hamlin Abagail

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Guns Award from essft.com

# 56 FC CNFC AFC Cedar Boughs Slipshot  "Slip"
Owner:  Bill Willett
Handler:  Marty Knibbs
Breeder: 
Richard Krueger
Sire:  FC CFC Robinsmoor Frolic
Dam: 
FC AFC Hearthrock Blaze


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