Oak takes two group placements in Manassas, VA!

Gr CH FireHorse Franklin, aka Oak:
Best of Breed and Group 4 – Mattaponi Kennel Club – Saturday 05/19/12
Best of Breed and Group 1 – Mattaponi Kennel Club – Sunday 05/20/12


Diva is a new AKC Grand Champion!

GCH FireHorse Diva finished her AKC Grand Championship with a commanding performance, taking three Best of Breed wins in a row:

04-15-2012: Mason and Dixon Kennel Club

Best of Breed, as judged by Mr. J E Taylor

04-14-2012: Harrisburg Kennel Club, Inc

Best of Breed, as judged by Mr. G K Newton

04-13-2012: Lebanon County Kennel Club

Best of Breed, as judged by Mr. W deVilleneuve

Thank you to the above judges and to handler Kevin Bednar for presenting our girl so well.


Oak wins the inaugural CCAA Breeder Cup!!


Oak at Westminster Kennel Club

Oak was presented with an Award of Merit at the 2012 Westminster Kennel Club show.


National Dog Show – Philadelphia

Gr CH FireHorse Franklin, aka Oak once again took Best of Breed for a chance to compete in the Working Group at the National Dog Show in Philadelphia, PA.  This show was a CCAA regional specialty and this win finished Oak’s CCAA Grand Championship.  This is Oak’s third regional specialty win.


Oak wins the working group in Oaks, PA!

Oak’s first group placement was a good one.  First in the Working Group / GRP1.  He will go on to compete for Best In Show today!


Eukanuba Breeder’s Stakes, Tuxedo Park KC

We participated in the Eukanuba Breeder’s Stakes at Tuxedo Park Kennel Club, NJ.  Entries consisted of 3 dogs from the same breeder, from at least 2 different litters. All 3 were shown as a group and judged for quality and consistency.  We took 4th place in Working Group with a newly accepted breed and an entry consisting of 3 different colors.


Rambo gets to work in the AKC ring

Rambo took a 5 point major Best of Winners in Harrisburg, PA to start his AKC career.  Off to a good start…


FHK9 Therapy Corsos make the local paper!

Our local newspaper did a feature story on our dogs and their participation in the Tailwaggin’ Tutors program.  Elementary school students in our local school district had the opportunity to read to the dogs in order to help improve their reading skills and confidence.  Jen and Trinity made the cover.
Community Courier newspaper cover story

Dorian kicks off first weekend in AKC

Dorian brought home a 5 point major Best Of Breed win in Oklahoma City, OK on the first weekend of full AKC recognition for the Cane Corso.  It was surreal to see Dorian trot into the group ring alongside some of the best working group dogs in the USA.