Northern California Angora Guild

Saturday, May 02, 2009

Katianna Wins Double All Breed Reserve In Show and Specialty Best In Show

Left to right, Tracy with her BOB Satin Angora, Betty with her BIS English Angora, judge Ray and Dominique with her BOB French Angora.

Katianna in the judging coop.

Judge Jeff J. from WA examines Katianna on the BIS table. Katianna was awarded Reserve In Show in show A.

In show B, judges Joey and Sharon pick the top winners; Katianna once again was awarded Reserve In Show.

Big Valley RA held double spring show at the San Joaquin County Fairgrounds in Stockton. There are over 1250 rabbits entered. English Angora Chu's Katianna won Reserve In Show in both show A and show B.

Northern California Angora Guild held a specialty show in conjunction with the all breed shows. Judge Ray picked Katianna as the specialty Best In Show.

Both clubs put on great shows; exhibitors had a fun day.

French Angora Winner

Left to right, Laura, judge Ruth and Carol W.

Judge Ruth examines a French Angora.

Carol W. has a great weekend. Her French Angora won Best of Breed in all five shows, her daughter Laura came to the show with her. It has been quite a while for the mother and daughter team to come to shows together.

Judge Ruth from MN did a great job. Laura and Carol W. were very pleased at how gentle Ruth was in handling their rabbits.

Friday, May 01, 2009

Danielle Is The Queen

Danielle in her "Queen" tiara.

Danielle and her very proud mother Melodye.

West Coast Classic show sponsored youth royalty contest on Saturday. French Angora breeder Danielle won the "Queen" title.

Needless to say that her mother Melodye is very proud and very happy. Congratulations for a job well done.

Thursday, April 30, 2009

Angora Specialty Best In Show Winners

NCAG show A Best In Show winner English Angora white doe Chu's Susie.

NCAG show B Best In Show winner Chu's Katianna.

Casey writes for Judge Susie D. from MN.

Betty writes for Judge Travis F. of MD.

Danielle writes for Judge Susie D. during French Angora judging.

Judge Sara (in orange) joins Judges Susie and Travis in examining English Angora.

NCAG held two specialty shows in conjunction with the West Coast Classic shows in Monterey. Judge Susie D. judged in show A and Judge Travis F. judged in show B.

Best of Breed English Angora went to Betty's two does and the French Angora Best of Breed in both shows were Carol W.'s broken doe. Specialty BIS went to the English Angora.

Wednesday, April 29, 2009

Youth All Breed Best In Show Winners

Caitlyn V. won youth Best In Show in show A (Earth) and B (Wind) with two different broken Mini Lop. Caitlyn also won the title of Duchess in the youth royalty contest, evidenced by the tiara on her pretty hair.

Justin won youth Best In Show in show C (Fire) with his Mini Satin. Justin is the winner of youth royalty King title.

Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Mini Lop National and BIS Winners

Chris D. won Mini Lop National with this beautiful steel Mini Lop; the same rabbit also won the open all breed Best In Show in show B (Wind) and then the Champion of Champions.

Chris with Caitlyn who won the youth Mini Lop national with her broken. Two of them work together on their breeding and produce top winners.

Monday, April 27, 2009

Katianna Wins All Breed Best In Show And Reserve In Show

Judge Ruth D. awards the all breed Best In Show to Katianna in show "Fire".

Judge Ruth examines Katianna on the Best In Show table.

Katianna in the double size coop waiting to be judged.

Judge Anna awards all breed Reserve In Show to Katianna in show "Wind".

Judge Anna blows into Katianna's coat during Best In Show judging.

The scenes of the three all breed shows in the West Coast Classic debute shows are Earth, Wind and Fire. In the first show with the scene "Earth" on Saturday, Katianna won the all breed BIS.

On Sunday, shows "Wind" and "Fire" were held. Betty's English Angora tort senior doe Katianna won all breed Reserve In Show to a Mini Lop in show "Wind" with judge Anna D. did the picking.

In show "Fire", Katianna once again won all breed Best In Show under judge Ruth D.

It was a very good weekend for Betty and Katianna.

Sunday, April 26, 2009

Katianna Wins All Breed Best In Show

Left to right: judge Dereck Tuntland, Betty with Best In Show winner Katianna, judge Travis Finkle and Rachelle with Reserve In Show winner English Lop.

Judge Dereck exmaines Katianna on the BIS table.

Judge Travis checks Katianna on the BIS table.

The first West Coast Classic show was held in Monterey on Saturday. The format is different from other shows. There is one open all breed show and one all breed youth show; then there are Mini Lop national and Beveren national shows. In addition there are numerous local specialty shows including two Angora specialty shows.

Betty's English Angora colored senior doe Chu's Katianna was awarded the sole all breed Best In Show. The scene of this show is "Earth", the prize for the Best In Show is a potted tree in the shape of a rabbit.

Rachelle won Reserve In Show with her English Lop. Judges Dereck from South Dakota and Travis from Maryland did the picking.