Here are some of the latest happenings from Diamond Hill Brittanys...
August 6, 2014 thru September 2014... A very successful showing for Diamond Hill dogs at the Balston Spa cluster of dog shows. GCH/DC/AFC GCH/DC/AFC Diamond Hill Dangerous Man "Trace" gets 2 Best of Opposite awards, 2 Select awards and is Awarded Best Veteran, going on to a Veteran Sporting Group 1. A total of 18 GranChampion Points. CH Diamond Hill Dangerous Weapon "Stuart" is awarded 1 Best of Opposite and 3 Select awards for a total of 15 GCH points in his first outing as a Special. Diamond Hill Storm Cat "Storm" did his job by getting one Winner Dog award, and 2 Reserve Winners dog award for 2 more show points.
April 26, 2014... GCH/DC/AFC Diamond Hill Dangerous Man "Trace", who has taken the spring Field Trial season off to compete in the show ring, wins Best of Breed at the Myrtle Beach Kennel Club show. He later takes a Group 2 in the Sporting Group.
January 28, 2013 .... FC Diamond Hill She's Gone, "Cleo" is named Runner-Up of the International Amateur All Age Championship. “Cleo” comes back the next day to place 4th in the Georgia Brittany Club 1 hour Open Gun Dog Stake.
January 24, 2013 .... Diamond Hill Storm Cat "Storm" is named Runner-up at the 2013 American Brittany Club Eastern Gun Dog Futurity. His littermate, Tornado Alley Rip, owned by Brooke Caviness places 3rd in the All Age Futurity. We look forward to a successful career out of these 2 “Sway” puppies!
January 19, 2013 .... Diamond Hill Deuce's Gone Wild "Cooter" starts the season off with a 3rd place win in the Southeastern Brittany Club 1 hour Open All Age Stake, qualifying him for this year’s National Championship!
June 24, 2012 .... Diamond Hill Gone With The Breeze, aka "Tonic" returns home from a very successful weekend in Maine. She took home 2 major show wins, Reserve Winners, and Best of Opposite in Sweeps at the Central Maine Brittany Club Specialty Shows!
Jan. 30, 2012.... DC/AFC Diamond Hill Dangerous Man "Trace" starts off the year with two 1 hour placements at the Georgia Brittany Club trial. He was named Runner-Up in the Ron Zook Memorial Shooting Dog Championship, and placed second in the 1 hour Amateur Gun Dog Stake.
May 9, 2011 ... CH Diamond Hill Dangerous Man "Trace" places 4th in the PA Brittany club Open Gun Dog stake, and Second in the Field Trial class at the PA Specialty show to take home Dual Dog Award honors!
March 20, 2011 ... We'd like to congratulate Darlene Dow and Ed Kostka on their new Champion Saradac's Micro Blast, aka "Teddy". Teddy won a 5 point major going Best of Winners at today's New England Sporting Group Assoc. (also the CNEBC specialty) show in Fitchburg, MA, he was shown by Linda McCartney-Roy.
Teddy is out of Saradac's Breton De Coos and our FC/AFC Clyde's Micro Breeze. This is the second bench Champion out of our "Mike", the first being Connie Strom's CH Wind Mtn Catwoman. Both dogs also have field trial points. Good luck to these 2 dogs on their quest for their Dual Championship!
September 24, 2010.... NAFC/FC/AFC TM's Tennessee Twister "Sway" wins the ABC Chicken Championship...handled bi Lisa ... this is the first time this chamionship was won by a female handler since it's inception in 1964! ...You go girl!
Sept. 12, 2010 ... Lisa handles Sigbrit's the Diamonds in Me to a second place finish in the Nebraska Brittany Club fall trail, qualifying her for the 2010 Amateur All Age Nationals for owners Ed and Ellen Kerr. "Diamond" was bred by Paul and Lisa, out of "Deuce's Five O'Clock Somewhere" and "Linvel's Ace of Diamonds"
March 5, 2010.... CH Diamond Hill Dangerous Man "Trace" gets his first 1 hour placement. He places 4th in the Music City Brittany Club 1 hour Open Gun Dog Stake, qualifying him for the Gun Dog Nationals
February 17-21, 2010.... FC/AFC Clyde's Micro Breeze "Mike" adds 2 more hour placements to his career total. At 10 years old, he places Runner-Up in the Southern Open Brittany Championship and Wins the Region 3 Amateur All Age Championship (For the 3rd time in a row!). This makes him a 6X American Field Champion, 9X Runner-Up.
January 31, 2010.... Diamond Hill Green Machine "Tractor" and Diamond Hill Micro Brew "Alvin" take the first ribbons of the season at the Georgia Brittany Club trial. "Tractor" placed 4th in AGD, and "Alvin" placed second in the open derby.
December 5, 2009....NAFC/FC/AFC TM's Tennessee Twister "Sway" is named Runner-Up Champion at the ABC National Field Championship. Sway also receives the Christie Feather Duster Award for the Best Bitch in the stake.
November 27, 2009....FC TM's Tennessee Twister "Sway" WINS the American Brittany Club National Amateur Field Championship...Lisa, for the second year in a row, named "Top Woman Handler" at 2009 ABC Amateur All Age Nationals.
November 7, 2009.... CH Diamond Hill Dangerous Man wins a 4 point Amateur Gun Dog stake at the Gordon Setter Club of America trial in Medford, NJ. This win finishes “Trace’s” Amateur Field Championship
April 3, 2009.... CH Diamond Hill Dangerous Man "Trace" has a very busy weekend. He goes "Best In Specialty Show" at the Iowa Brittany Club Specialty Show on Friday, and places 2nd in the Amateur Gun dog stake on Saturday, to take home the Iowa Brittany Club Dual Dog award for the Spring Trail !!!!!!!!!!!
February 22, 2009.... FC/AFC Clyde's Micro Breeze repeats as Champion of the Region 3 Amateur All Age Championship. With this win, Mike is now a 5X American Field Champion and brings his total of hour placements to 20!
Feb. 18, 2009....FC TM's Tennessee Twister wins the 2009 Southern Open Brittany Championship. Diamond Hill Deuces Gone Wild, "Cooter", places 3rd, handled by Lisa (this qualifies him for the 2009 NFC and NAFC).
February 3, 2009...FC TM's Tennessee Twister places 2nd and FC/AFC Clyde's Micro Breeze places 4th in the Bama Brittany Club 1 hour OAA stake. This is "Sway's" first hour All Age placement, which qualifies her for the 2009 NFC. "Mike", handled by Lisa, is now qualified for both the 2009 NFC and NAFC.
January 27, 2009...........FC The Rock II, handled by Paul, places third in the Georgia Brittany Club 1 hour OAA stake, qualifying him for the 2009 NAFC.