October 16, 2017
12/2/2016 - Chella going BOW for a 5 Point Major to finish her
AKC Championship
under judge Debra Thornton
11 weeks

 

GCh. Merrimac's Moon and Stars
(DOB: 8/31/14) Red/Rust

(Ch. Merrimac's Blue Moon Run WAC x Bikila's Wilhelmina of Merrimac Marks-Tey)

Chella is owned and loved by her breeder, Nikki McClendon.

Chella went BOW for a HUGE 5 Point Major to finish her AKC Championship! Along the way, she garnered three majors, multiple Best Puppy,
multiple Best of Winners, and multiple Best Opposite Sex wins, handled by her breeder/owner Nikki McClendon!!!

Thank you to Ms. Debra Thornton, breeder judge Ms. Pam DeHetre, and judge Mr. William Stebbins for recognizing and awarding this beautiful
young bitch with her major wins!

Moving up to Best of Breed competition in the Doberman Pinscher Club of Houston Specialty show, the same day she finished, Chella went Select
for the first Major toward her AKC Grand Championship under judge Mr. James Reynolds, handled by Mr. Perry Payson!!!

The next day she went Select for her second Major under judge Ms. Nancy Amburgey handled by Nikki!!!

A few days later she picked up her third Major going Best Opposite Sex to the #1 Dobe, Ripcord, under esteemed breeder judge Mrs. Faye Strauss,
again handled by Nikki!!!

Chella moved on through January picking up multiple Select Bitch wins before taking a break from the ring.

She returns to the Specials ring needing only a few singles to finish her AKC Grand Championship!
Pedigree

 

FLASH!!!

Chella finished her AKC Grand Championship with four majors and a BOS to the #1 Dobe, Ripcord,
handled all the way by her breeder/owner, Nikki McClendon!!!

Congratulations to new AKC Grand Champion Merrimac's Moon and Stars as well as breeder/owner/handler, Nikki McClendon!!!

10/21/2017 - Chella went Select under judge Ms. Sandy Wheat at the Bell County Kennel Club show in Belton, TX!!!

10/19/2017 - Chella went Select under judge Ms. Joanne M. Buehler at the Stephenville Kennel Club of Texas show in Belton, TX!!!

10/15/2017 - Chella went Select under breeder judge Mrs. Judith A. Brown at the Tyler Texas Kennel Club show in Canton, TX!!!

8/5/2017 - Chella went Select for a 3 point Major under judge Dr. Gerard C. Penta at the Metairie Kennel Club show in Kenner, LA!!!

 

 

July 2017
Lucy with her sire, BISS GCh. Merrimac's Chase Manhattan CGC
10/16/2016 - Lucy going Best of Breed again from
the 6-9 Puppy class under judge Ms. Mary Ann Brocious!
10/15/2016 - Lucy going Best of Breed from the 6-9 Puppy class over Specials in her very first
show under judge Mr. Elizardo Valadez, handled by her breeder/co-owner Nikki McClendon!
July 6, 2016 
November 2016 - Lucy and Jennie at the DPCA picnic

 

Merrimac's Diamond Gold
(DOB: 2/4/2016) Red/Rust Female

(BISS GCh. Merrimac's Chase Manhattan CGC x Ch. Merrimac's Blue Valentine)


Lucy is owned and loved by Jennie Williams and co-owned and handled by her breeder, Nikki McClendon.
Pedigree

 

FLASH!!!

10/8/2017 - Lucy went Select under judge Mrs. Cathy De La Garza at the Greater Humble Area Kennel Club show in Humble, TX!!!

10/7/2017 - Lucy went Select under judge Mr. Dana Cline at the Greater Humble Area Kennel Club show in Humble, TX!!!

9/24/2017 - Lucy went WB for a 4 point Major (and her third Major) to finish her AKC Championship under judge
Mrs. Debra Thornton at the Austin Kennel Club show in Dripping Springs, TX, handled by her breeder/co-owner Nikki McClendon!!!

Congratulations to new AKC Champion, Merrimac's Diamond Gold, owner Jennie Williams, and breeder/co-owner Nikki McClendon!!!

 

FLASH!!!

8/5/2017 - Lucy went WB for a 3 point Major under judge Dr. Gerard C. Penta at the Metairie Kennel Club
show in Kenner, LA, handled by her breeder, Nikki McClendon!!!

Lucy now has 12 points and both Majors toward her AKC Championship!

8/3/2017 - Lucy went WB for a 3 point Major under judge Mr. Douglas R. Holloway, Jr.,
at the Metairie Kennel Club show in Kenner, LA, handled by her breeder, Nikki McClendon!!!

7/29/2017 - Lucy went BOW under judge Mr. John Constantine-Amodei at the Longview Kennel Club
show in Longview, TX, handled by Sara Casper!!!

7/19/2017 - At the Houston World Series of Dog Shows, Lucy went BOW for 2 points under judge Mr. Bob Busby
at the Texas Working Dog Association of Greater Houston show, handled by her breeder, Nikki McClendon!!!

 

 

September 2017
2/23/2017 - Mikki going BOS to the #1 Dobe, Ripcord,
under judge Mr. Rick Gschwender!
2/23/2017 - Mikki in the ring with
Megan Palmer enroute to BOS
1/20/2017 - Mikki finishing her AKC Championship under judge Mrs. Terry L. Berrios
Mikki, pictured at 10 months old, taking her third major under breeder judge
Mrs. Judith Brown at the DPCA Regional Specialty in Orlando, FL!!!

 

GCh. Merrimac's Mirage For Mi Casa
(DOB: 1/29/2016) Red/Rust Female

(Ch. Draggins Brass Ricochet for Mi Casa x Ch. Merrimac's Lady Moonlight)


Mikki is owned and loved by Reggie McIntyre and family and is co-owned by Nikki McClendon.
She was co-bred by Thomas Luft and Nikki McClendon and is handled in the show ring by Ms. Jinny Rojas.

In limited showing, Mikki finished her AKC Championship at 11 months old with 3 majors, including a huge 5 points major from the
6-9 Puppy class
her first time in the show ring, multiple BOW, as well as a Best Puppy in Sweepstakes and Best Puppy in Breed wins!

Thank you to judges Mrs. Patti Widick Neale, Mrs. Linda Hurlebaus, and Mrs. Judith Brown for awarding Mikki her major wins!

At 12 months old, Mikki went Best Opposite Sex to the #1 Dobe, Ripcord, under judge Mr. Rick Gschwender for a 4 point Major toward
her AKC Grand Championship
from a very deep group of Specials at the Tallahassee, FL, cluster handled by Ms. Megan Palmer!!!

Following that win, Mikki took a brief hiatus and is now returning in June to finish her AKC Grand Championship!

See more of Mikki HERE.
Pedigree

 

FLASH!!!

11/4/2017 - Mikki went BOS under judge Mrs. Linda Hurlebaus at the Treasure Coast Kennel Club of Florida show in Fort Pierce, Florida!!!

10/29/2017 - Mikki went Select under judge H. Brian Reid at the Brandon Florida Kennel Club show!!!

9/24/2017 - Mikki went Select under judge Mrs. Cindy Stansell at the West Volusia Kennel Club show in Deland, FL!!!

9/23/2017 - Mikki went BOS under judge Mr. Jeffery B. Moore at the West Volusia Kennel Club show in Deland, FL!!!

9/17/2017 - Mikki went Best of Breed and took a Group 3 under judge Ms. Keke Kahn at the Chattanooga Kennel Club show in McDonald, TN!!!

9/16/2017 - Mikki went Best of Breed under judge Mr. Charles Olvis and took a Group 3 under judge Dr. Robert Indeglia
at the Chattanooga Kennel Club show in McDonald, TN!!!

9/15/2017 - Mikki went Best of Breed and took a Group 4 under judge Mrs. Elizabeth Muthard at the North Georgia Kennel Club
show in McDonald, TN!!!

9/14/2017 - Returning to the Specials ring in September, Mikki went Select under judge Dr. Robert A. Indeglia at the North Georgia Kennel Club
show in McDonald, TN!!!

 

FLASH!!!

17 MONTHS OLD!!!
BACK TO BACK TO BACK BEST OF BREED WINNING!!!
BACK TO BACK GROUP PLACING!!!
NEW AKC GRAND CHAMPION!!!

Mikki hit the Florida Specials ring like a red hot firestorm, taking three 4 point Majors, three 5 point Majors, two Best Opposite Sex,
three back-to-back Best of Breed wins, a Group 2, and a Group 3 to finish her AKC Grand Championship at only 17 months old!!!
Special thanks to all of the judges who recognized and awarded Mikki during her brilliantly fast Grand Championship run!!!


Congratulations to new AKC GCh. Merrimac's Mirage for Mi Casa, owners Reggie McIntyre and Nikki McClendon,
co-breeders Nikki McClendon and Thomas Luft, and handlers Megan Palmer and Ms. Jinny Rojas!!!

7/16/2017 - Mikki sealed her AKC Grand Championship run by taking her third Best of Breed for a 5 point Major
toward her Bronze level
under judge Mr. Robert Stein at the Jupiter-Tequesta Dog Club show in West Palm Beach, FL!!!

7/15/2017 - Mikki went Best of Breed for a 5 point Major and took a Group 3 under judge Mr. Charles Olvis at the
Jupiter-Tequesta Dog Club show in West Palm Beach, FL, to finish her AKC Grand Championship at only 17 months old!!!

7/14/2017 - Mikki went Best of  Breed for a 5 point Major and took a Group 2 under judge Mrs. Elizabeth Muthard
at the Boca Raton Dog Club show in West Palm Beach, FL!!!

 

FLASH!!!

6/25/2017 - Mikki went Best Opposite Sex to DPCA Top 20 finalist, GCHS Vision Bring The Action V Velo,
under judge Mrs. Linda Hurlebaus at the Space Coast Kennel Club of Palm Bay show in Orlando, FL!!!

Mikki now has 15 points and 3 Majors toward her AKC Grand Championship!!!

6/23/2017 - Mikki went Select Bitch under judge Dr. Carmen L. Battaglia at the Brevard Kennel Club show in Orlando, FL!!!

6/17/2017 - Mikki again went Select Bitch for another 4 point Major (and her third Major) toward her AKC Grand Championship
under judge Ms. Sharon V. Derrick at the St. Petersburg Dog Fanciers Association show in Tampa, FL!!!

6/16/2017 - Returning to the Specials ring, Mikki went Select Bitch for a 4 point Major toward her AKC Grand Championship
under judge Mr. Jay Richardson at the Greater Venice Florida Dog Club show in Tampa, FL!!!

 

 

Beanie went BOW and BOS at 9 months old under judge Mr. Ralph (Sonny) Ambrosio.
April 13, 2016

 

Merrimac's Borgata for MiCasa
(DOB: 1/29/2016) Red/Rust Female

(Ch. Draggins Brass Ricochet for Mi Casa x Ch. Merrimac's Lady Moonlight)

Beanie was co-bred by Thomas Luft and Nikki McClendon and is owned by Nikki McClendon.
Pedigree

 

FLASH!!!

10/15/2017 - Beanie went BOW under breeder judge Mrs. Judith A. Brown at the Tyler Texas Kennel Club show in Canton, TX!!!

10/14/2017 - Beanie went BOW under judge Mr. Alberto Berrios at the Tyler Texas Kennel Club show in Canton, TX!!!

10/7/2017 - Beanie went WB for 2 points under judge Mr. Dana Cline at the Greater Humble Kennel Club show in Humble, TX!!!

10/8/2017 - Beanie went BOW for 2 points under judge Mrs. Cathy De La Garza at the Greater Humble Kennel Club show in Humble, TX!!!

8/6/2017 - Beanie went Reserve to a Major under judge Mrs. Catherine O. Cooper at the Louisanna Kennel Club show in Kenner, LA!!!

7/22/2017 - At the Houston World Series of Dog Shows, Beanie went BOW for a 4 point Major under breeder judge Mr. Douglas D. Jensen
at the DPC of Houston Specialty!!!

1/27/2017 - Beanie went Reserve to a Major under judge Ms. Betty Regina Leininger at the Alexandria Kennel Club show in Alexandria, LA!!!

11/13/2016 - Beanie went Best Puppy in Show, WB/BOW, and Best Opposite Sex over a Special from the 9-12 Puppy
class
under judge Mr. Ralph J. (Sonny) Ambrosio at the Cypress Creek Kennel Club show in Beaumont, TX!!!

 

 

 
Merrimac's Black Gold
(DOB: 2/4/2016) Black/Rust Male

(BISS GCh. Merrimac's Chase Manhattan CGC x Ch. Merrimac's Blue Valentine)


Triton is owned and loved by Marcia Harvey, and he was bred by and is co-owned by Nikki McClendon.
Pedigree

 

FLASH!!!

10/21/2017 - Triton went WD for a 3 point Major under judge Ms. Sandy Wheat at the Bell County Kennel Club show in Belton, TX,
handled by Mr. Perry Pason!!!

10/20/2017 - Triton went RWD under judge Thomson P. Stanfield, Jr., at the Stephenville Kennel Club of Texas show in Belton, TX,
handled by Mr. Perry Pason!!!

10/1/2017 - Triton went WD for a 4 point Major under judge Mrs. Cindy Meyer at the Hot Springs National Park Kennel Club show
in Arkansas, handled by Mr. Perry Payson!!!

 

 

8 weeks
July 2017 July 2017
Merrimac's Jumpin' Jack Flash
(DOB: 2/9/2017) Black/Rust Male

(Ch. Merrimac's Gold Card x Ch. Merrimac's Blue Valentine)

NCSU DCM 1 - Negative
NCSU DCM 2 - Negative
vWD Clear

Jackson is owned and loved by Sara Casper.
He was bred by and is co-owned by Nikki McClendon.
Pedigree

 

FLASH!!!

10/22/2017 - Jackson went WD for a 3 point Major from the 6-9 Puppy class at the Belton County Kennel Club show in Belton, TX, handled by Dylan Kipp!!!

10/21/2017 - Jackson went Best Puppy and took a Puppy Working Group 1 at the Bell County Kennel Club show in
Belton, TX, handled by Dylan Kipp!!!

10/20/2017 -Jackson went Best Puppy under judge Mr. Thomson P. Stanfield, Jr., at the Stephenville Kennel Club show in
Belton, TX, handled by Dylan Kipp!!!

10/7/2017 - Jackson went RWD under judge Mr. Dana Cline at the Greater Humble Area Kennel Club show in Humble, TX!!!

9/24/2017 - In his first weekend out, in the 6-9 months Puppy class, Jackson went Reserve to a 4 point Major under
judge Mrs. Debra Thornton at the Austin Kennel Club show in Dripping Springs, TX, handled by Mr. Michael Shepherd!!!

7/29/2017 - In his debut 4-6 Beginner Puppy class, Jackson took Beginner Puppy Best of Breed and Beginner Puppy Group 1
under judge Mr. John Constantine-Amodei at the Longview Kennel Club show in Longview, TX, owner handled by Sara Casper!!!

Watch for Jackson in the Show Ring again soon!

 

 

July 25, 2016

 

Merrimac's Golden Nugget For Mi Casa CGC
(DOB: 1/29/2016) Red/Rust Male

(Ch. Draggins Brass Ricochet for Mi Casa x Ch. Merrimac's Lady Moonlight)


Strife is owned and loved by Ashley Townsend.
He was co-bred by Thomas Luft and Nikki McClendon.
Strife is handled in the breed ring by his breeder, Nikki McClendon.


Congratulations to Strife on earning his AKC Canine Good Citizen title!

"Strife finished puppy class and got lots of compliments on his temperament from the trainer. We start intermediate training tonight.
Started learning to swim so we can do dock diving foundation work. He isn't a very strong swimmer yet, but he definitely enjoys
the water. After his intermediate training (6 weeks) we can start training for his CGC." ~ Ashley Townsend, July 25, 2016
Pedigree

 

FLASH!!!

10/15/2017 - Strife went WD under breeder judge Mrs. Judith A. Brown at the Tyler Texas Kennel Club show in Canton, TX!!!

10/14/2017 - Strife went WD under judge Mr. Alberto Berrios at the Tyler Texas Kennel Club show in Canton, TX!!!

10/8/2017 - Strife went RWD under judge Cathy De La Garza at the Greater Humble Area Kennel Club show in Humble, TX!!!

9/23/2017 - In his show ring debut, Strife went Reserve to a 4 point Major under judge Dr. Gerard C. Penta
at the Austin Kennel Club show in Dripping Springs, TX, handled by his breeder, Nikki McClendon!!!

 

 

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