Show Ring

 

Jackson pictured at 13 months old
December 3, 2017
Jackson pictured at almost 10 months old taking a four point
(and his third) major under judge Dr. Alvin W. Krause.
December 2, 2017
Jackson, pictured at almost 10 months old, taking a four point
Major under judge Mrs. Sharon Krogh.
Jackson pictured at 8 months old at the Belton show
October 21, 2017
Jackson and Nikki en route to a Puppy Working Group 1
October 2017
July 2017 July 2017
8 weeks

 

Ch. Merrimac's Jumpin' Jack Flash CGC
(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 finished his AKC Championship at 14 months old with 4 Majors, 3 of which came from the Puppy classes!!!
Along the way, he accrued multiple Best Puppy wins, Puppy Working Group 1, Reserves to Majors, and earned his
AKC Canine Good Citizen title!!!

Jackson is owned and loved by Sara Casper.
He was bred by and is co-owned by Nikki McClendon.
Jackson is handled in the breed ring by Dylan Kipp Keith.
Pedigree

 

FLASH!!!

4/23/2018 - Moving up to Best of Breed competition at 14 months old, Jackson went Select over
 Top 20 Specials for the first points toward his AKC Grand Championship under judge
Mrs. Judith V. Daniels at the D'Arbonne Kennel Club show in Shreveport, LA,
handled by his breeder Nikki McClendon!!!

4/20/2018 - Jackson finished his AKC Championship at 14 months old going BOW for his 4th Major
under judge Mr. Charles E. Trotter at the Shreveport Kennel Club show in Bossier City, LA, handled by Dylan Kipp Keith!!!

Special thanks to judges Mr. Roland L. Pelland, Mrs. Sharon A. Krough, Dr. Alvin W. Krause, and
Mr. Charles E. Trotter for awarding Jackson his Major wins!!!

Congratulations to new AKC Champion Merrimac's Jumpin' Jack Flash CGC,
owner Sara Casper, and breeder/co-owner Nikki McClendon!!!

 

FLASH!!!

12/3/2017 - Jackson went WD for a 4 point Major from the 9-12 Puppy class under judge
Dr. Alvin W. Krause at the Conroe Kennel Club show in Conroe, TX!!!

From the Puppy Classes, in less than 3 months of showing, Jackson has
THREE Majors and 14 points
toward his AKC Championship, handled by Dylan Kipp Keith!!!

12/2/2017 - Jackson went WD for a 4 point Major from the 9-12 Puppy Class under judge
Mrs. Sharon A. Krough at the Conroe Kennel Club show in Conroe, TX!!!

12/1/2017 - Jackson went Reserve to a Major under judge Mr. Lee Herr at the Texas Working Dog Assoc.
of Greater Houston show in Conroe, TX!!!

12/1/2017 - Jackson went WD for 2 points from the 9-12 Puppy Class under breeder judge, Mr. Norm Kenney,
at the DPC of Houston Specialty show in Conroe, TX!!!

11/11/2017 -  Jackson earned his AKC Canine Good Citizen title at 8 months old!!!

11/10/2017  - Jackson went RWD under judge Ms. Carol S. Brown at the Cypress Creek Kennel Club show in Beaumont, TX!!!

10/22/2017 - Jackson went WD for a 3 point Major from the 6-9 Puppy class under judge Mr. Roland L. Pelland
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 Nikki McClendon!!!

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!

 

 

4/21/2018 - Triton taking his 4th Major,
handled by Perry Payson
Triton 3/29/2018
Ch. 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 finished his AKC Champions with 5 Majors, handled by Mr. Perry Payson!!!

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

 

FLASH!!!

4/22/2018 - Triton finished his AKC Championship with 5 Majors, going BOW for a 4 point Major under
judge Mr. Jon R. Cole at the Northwest Arkansas Kennel Club show in Fayetteville, AR, handled by Mr. Perry Payson!!!

Special thanks to judges Mrs. Cindy Meyer, Ms. Sandy Wheat, Mr. Michael Forte,
Mrs. Sherry C. Webster, and Mr. Jon R. Cole for awarding Triton his Major wins!!!

Congratulations to new AKC Champion Merrimac's Black Gold,
owner Marcia Harvey, and breeder/co-owner Nikki McClendon!!!

4/21/2018 - Triton went BOW for a 4 point Major (and his 4th Major) under Mrs. Sherry C. Webster
at the Northwest Arkansas Kennel Club show in FAyetteville, AR, handled by Mr. Perry Payson!!!

3/29/2018 - Triton went BOW for a 3 point Major (and his third Major) under judge
Mr. Michael Forte at the Mid-Continent Kennel Club of Tulsa show, handled by Perry Payson!!!

 

FLASH!!!

12/2/2017 - Triton went Reserve to a Major under judge Mrs. Sharon A. Krough at the Conroe Kennel Club show in Conroe, TX!!!

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!!!

 

 

5/14/2018
Strife going Best Opposite Sex over a Special under
judge James Moses, handled by Ms. Paula Hall!!!
4/21/2018
Strife going BOW for a Major under judge
Ms. Lew Olson, handled by Nikki McClendon.
4/22/2018
Strife and owner Ashley Townsend
October 2017
Strife going WD under respected breeder judge Mrs. Judith A. Brown
February 2018

 

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

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


March 2018:
Holter Normal
vWD clear
OFA Hips Good
OFA Elbows Normal
Red #7 bbDD
Full Dentition

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

See more of Strife
HERE.
Pedigree

 

FLASH!!!

June 2018 - Strife earned his AKC Achiever Dog Certificate!!!

5/14/2018 - Strife went WD en route to Best Opposite Sex over a Special under judge James A. Moses
at the Coronado Kennel Club of New Mexico show in Albuquerque, NM, handled by Mrs. Paula Hall!!!

May 2018 - Strife earned his AKC Advanced Trick Dog Title!!!
Congratulations to Strife and owner/trainer Ashley Townsend!!!

4/22/2018 - Strife went RWD under judge Mr. Ralph (Sonny) Ambrosio at the D'Arbonne Kennel Club show in Bossier City, LA!!!

4/21/2018 - Strife went BOW for a 3 point Major under judge Ms. Lew Olson at the Shreveport Kennel Club show in
Bossier City, LA, handled by Nikki McClendon!!!

 

FLASH!!!

April 2018 - Strife earned his AKC Novice Trick Dog title!!!

Congratulations to Ashley Townsend and Strife for a great day at Hobbs New Mexico Kennel Club, February 2!!!
Owner-handling for RWD her first time in the ring!!!!
Great job Ashley!!!

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!!!

 

 

Ace pictured at just over two years old going Best of Breed en route to a
Group 3 under breeder judge Mrs. Judith Brown, handled by Nikki McClendon.
2/17/2018
Ace pictured at 24 months old going Best of Breed for a huge 5 point
major toward his AKC Grand Championship under judge Dr. Donald A. Gill.

 

Ch. Merrimac's Red Rock For Mi Casa
(DOB: 1/29/2016) Red/Rust Male

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


Ace was co-bred by Thomas Luft and Nikki McClendon.
He is owned, loved, and handled by Nikki McClendon.

Ace finished his AKC Championship from the 9-12 Puppy class, taking two 4 point Majors
and a HUGE 5 point Major, multiple BOW, and multiple Reserves to Majors along the way!!!

Thank you judges Ms. Minna-Liisa Koltes, Ms. Nancy S. Amburgery, and Mr. Dennis Morgan
for awarding Ace with his major wins and to all the judges who recognized this handsome young dog!

See more of Ace
HERE.
Pedigree

 

FLASH!!!

5/6/2018 - Ace went Best of Breed and then took a Group 3 for a Major under respected breeder judge
Mrs. Judith Brown at the Caddo Kennel Club show in Marshall, TX, breeder/owner handled by Nikki McClendon!!!

5/5/2018 - Ace went Best of Breed for a Major at the Caddo Kennel Club show in Marshall, TX,
breeder/owner handled by Nikki McClendon!!!

 

FLASH!!!

2/24/2018 - Ace went Select under judge Mrs. Cathy De La Garza at the San Jacinto Kennel Club show in Pasadena, TX!!!

2/18/2018 - Ace went Select under breeder judge Mr. Edd Bivin at the West Texas Kennel Club show in Midland, TX!!!

2/17/2018 - Ace went Best of Breed for a HUGE five point Major under judge Dr. Donald A. Gill
at the Big Spring Kennel Club show in Midland, TX!!!

2/16/2018 - Ace went Select for two points under judge Mr. Dana Cline at the West Texas Kennel Club show in Midland, TX!!!

2/15/2018 - Ace went Select under judge Mrs. Nancy D. Simmons at the Big Spring Kennel Club show in Midland, TX!!!

2/15/2018 - Ace returned to the show ring for the first time since finishing his AKC Championship at 10 months old
to begin his quest for his AKC Grand Championship, breeder/owner handled by Nikki McClendon!!!

12/11/2016 - Ace went BOW for a 4 point Major to finish his AKC Championship at 10 months old under
judge Ms. Minna-Liisa Koltes at the Texas Kennel Club show in Dallas, TX, handled by his co-breeder Nikki McClendon!!!

Ace finished his championship taking two 4 point majors and a 5 point major, multiple BOW, and multiple Reserves to Majors along the way!!!
Thank you judges Ms. Minna-Liisa Koltes, Ms. Nancy S. Amburgey, and Mr. Dennis Morgan for awarding Ace with his major wins and to
all the judges who recognized this handsome young dog!

12/3/2016 - Ace went WD for a HUGE 5 point major from the 9-12 Puppy class under judge
Ms. Nancy S. Amburgey at the Conroe Kennel Club show, handled by his co-breeder Nikki McClendon!!!

Ace now has 11 points and both majors toward his AKC Championship!!!

12/2/2016 - Ace went Reserve to a Major from the 9-12 Puppy class under judge Debra Thornton
at the Texas Working Dog Association show in Conroe, TX!!!

10/29/2016 - Ace went Reserve to a Major from the Puppy class at the
Greater Austin Doberman Pinscher Club Specialty
show under judge Mr. John S. Lucas!!!

10/29/2016 - Ace went WD/BOW for a 4 point major his first day in the 9-12 Puppy class
under judge Mr. Dennis Morgan at the Travis County Kennel Club show in Austin, TX!!!

10/9/2016 -  Ace went WD under judge Mr. Bruce E. Voran at the Greater Humble Area Kennel Club show in Humble, TX!!!

10/8/2016 - Ace went RWD under judge Mrs. Judith Voran at the Greater Humble Area Kennel Club show in Humble, TX!!!

9/18/2016 - Ace went RWD under judge Mrs. Sharon Ann Redmer at the Mississippi State Kennel Club show in Jackson, MS!!

9/17/2016 - Ace went RWD from the 6-9 Puppy class under judge Mrs. Sulie Greendale-Paveza at the Mississippi State Kennel Club show in Jackson, MS!!

9/16/2016 - Ace went WD from the 6-9 Puppy class under judge Mr. Norman L. Patton and Best Puppy
his first time in the show ring at the Greenville Mississippi Kennel Club show in Jackson, MS!!!

 

 

Darla with her buddy, Ch Merrimac's Diamond Gold
August 2017
8 weeks 8 weeks

 

Merrimac's Night Fever
(DOB: 2/9/2017) Black/Rust Female

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


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

 

FLASH!!!

2/18/2018 - Darla went WB under breeder judge Mr. Edd Bivin at the West Texas Kennel Club show in Midland, TX!!!

2/17/2018 - Darla went RWB under judge Dr. Donald A. Gill at the Big Spring Kennel Club show in Midland, TX!!!

2/15/2018 - Darla went WB under judge Mrs. Nancy D. Simmons at the Big Spring Kennel Club show in Midland, TX,
handled by her breeder/co-owner Nikki McClendon!!!

 

 

November 2017
Mikki launches into her new venue, AKC FAST CAT!!!
September 2017

 

GCh. Merrimac's Mirage For Mi Casa BCAT
(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. Returning at 16 months old, Mikki hit the Florida Specials ring like a red hot fire storm, taking a total of
three 4 point Majors, three 5 point Majors, two Best Opposite Sex, three back-to-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!!!

Being shown on a limited basis, Mikki has continued her winning ways in the Specials ring with numerous Group placements, Best Opposite Sex,
and Select Bitch wins! She's also showing her versatility by launching into her new venue of Lure Coursing!!

See more of Mikki HERE.
Pedigree

 

FLASH!!!

4/15/18 - Mikki earned her first AKC FAST CAT title with a speed of 24.006 MPH and a time of 8.52 seconds!!!

11/25/2017 - Mikki went BOS under judge Mr. Harry (Butch) H. Schulman at the Montgomery Kennel Club show in Montgomery, AL!!!

11/24/2017 - Mikki went BOS under judge Mr. Rick Gschwender at the Montgomery Kennel Club show in Montgomery, AL!!!

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

 

 

6/9/18
Miles pictured at 13 months old taking
back-to-back BOW, handled by Nikki McClendon!
Miles pictured at 9 months old, going BOW under judge Mrs. Cathy De La Garza
Miles pictured going WD at 6 months, 5 days old

 

Merrimac's Worldwide Adventure v Kasmarie CGC
(DOB: 5/6/2017) Black/Rust Male

(Ch. Merrimac's Star Alliance x
AOM GCh. Merrimac's Charge It CAA RATI RATO WAC)

Miles was bred by Sam Starteri and Nikki McClendon.
He is owned and loved by Brandon Miles, and he is co-owned and handled by Nikki McClendon.
Pedigree

 

FLASH!!!

6/10/2018 - Miles went RWD under judge Ms. Elizabeth Muthard at the Calcasieu Kennel Club show in Lake Charles, LA!!!

6/9/2018 - Miles went BOW for 2 points under judge Mr. Charles Olvis at the Calcasieu Kennel Club show in Lake Charles, LA!!!

6/8/2018 - Miles went BOW for 2 points under respected breeder judge Mr. Robert Vandiver at the Acadiana Kennel Club show
in Lake Charles, LA!!!

6/7/2018 - Miles went RWD under judge Dr. Michael Woods at the Acadiana Kennel Club show in Lake Charles, LA!!!

2/24/2018 - Miles went BOW at 9 months old under judge Mrs. Cathy De La Garza at the San Jacinto Kennel Club show in Pasadena, TX!!!

12/1/2017 - Miles went RWD under respected breeder judge Mr. Norm Kenney at the DPC of Houston Specialty show in Conroe, TX!!!

12/1/2017 - Miles went Best Puppy in Specialty Sweepstakes under esteemed breeder judge Ms. Linda George
at the DPC of Houston Specialty show in Conroe, TX!!!

11/12/2017 - Miles went RWD and Best Puppy under judge Col. Joe B. Purkhiser at the Galvonston Kennel Club show in Beaumont, TX!!!

11/11/2017 - In only his second time in the ring, at only six months old, Miles went WD for his first 2 points under judge Ms. Denise Dean
at the Cypress Creek Kennel Club show in Beaumont, TX!!!

Miles also earned his AKC Canine Good Citizen title!!!

 

 

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