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!!!

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

10/8/2017 - Lucy went Select under judge Mrs. Cathy De La Garza 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!!!

 

 

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!!!
11/26/2016 - Mikki taking her second major under judge
Mrs. Linda Hurlebaus, handled by Ms. Jinny Rojas
October 23, 2016 - Mikki going BOW for 2 points under judge
Mr. Sam Houston McDonald, handled by Ms. Jinny Rojas!!!
August 4, 2016 - Mikki going WB for a HUGE 5 point major at 6 months, 6 days old her
first time in the show ring under judge Mrs. Patti Widick Neale, handled by Ms. Jinny Rojas!!!
Mikki and her buddy, Ch. Merrimac's Reflection v Brachmar — Beckham

 

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!
Pedigree

 

FLASH!!!

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!!!

 

 

AKC/UKC Ch. MACH Merrimac's Fire Moon MXS MJS OF CGC TDI RS-N NGC JS-N

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

Ron and The Bird soared to new heights in May 2017, earning a place in the Agility Top 20

THEN... on July 9th...

Teyla became a
Dual Champion
Earning her AKC MACH!!!
(Master Agility Champion)

"Sunday Bird finished all her requirements for her Master Agility Championship (MACH) at our Miami Valley
Doberman Pinscher Club sponsored agility trial. She also received High Doberman in trial for Saturday in both
Jumpers with Weaves and Standard, and on Sunday for Jumpers with Weaves. We are very proud of our little
girl as she is a Double Champion!" ~ Ron Siwecki

Congratulations to The Bird, a.k.a. Teyla, and owner/trainer Ron Siwecki on all of your success!!!

Teyla was bred by Nikki McClendon.


See more of Teyla HERE.

 

 

Vega, 13 months old, with Dylan Kipp
Photo courtesy of Miami Valley DPC

 

Ch. MiCasa's Flamingo for Merrimac

(DOB: 1/29/2016) Red/Rust Female

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


Vega is owned and loved by Viola Galicki. She was co-bred by Thomas Luft and Nikki McClendon.
Pedigree

 

FLASH!!!

7/22/2017 - At the Houston World Series of Dog Shows, Vega went BOW under judge Mrs. Doris Cozart at the Beaumont Kennel Club
show to finish her AKC Championship at 17 months old!!!

Congratulations to new AKC Ch. MiCasa's Flamingo for Merrimac, owner Viola Galicki, and co-breeders Nikki McClendon and Thomas Luft!!!

7/9/2017 - Vega went BOW for a 3 point Major under judge Nikki Riggsbee at the Greater Collin Kennel Club show in Dallas, TX!!!

Vega now needs only one single to finish her AKC Championship!!!

5/2/2017 - Vega went WB under judge Mrs. Polly D. Smith at the Caddo Kennel Club of Texas show in Marshall, TX!!!

3/19/2017 - Vega went BOW for 2 points under breeder judge Ms. Theresa L. Hundt at the Louisville Kennel Club show in Louisville, KY!!!

Vega now has 10 points and 1 Major toward her AKC Championship!!!

3/12/2017 - Vega went RWB under judge Mr. Ken Murray at the San Antonio Kennel Club show in Kerrville, TX!!!

3/11/2017 - Vega went BOW under breeder judge Ms. Theresa L. Hundt at the San Antonio Kennel Club show in Kerrville, TX!!!

3/5/2017 - Vega went WB under judge Jaqueline Stacy at the Baytown Kennel Club show in Crosby, TX, handled by Paula Hall!!!

3/4/2017 - Vega went WB under judge Terry Stacy at the Baytown Kennel Club show in Crosby, TX, handled by Paula Hall!!!

1/29/2017 - Vega went Reserve to a Major under judge Mr. Edd Bivin at the Baton Rouge Kennel Club show in Alexandria, LA!!!

1/28/2017 - Vega went Reserve to a Major under judge Mr. Jack H. Ireland at the Baton Rouge Kennel Club show in Alexandria, LA!!!

1/15/2017 - Vega went RWB under judge Ms. Joanne (Jan) N. Paulk at the Corpus Christi Kennel Club show in Sinton, TX!!!

12/3/2016 - Only her third time in the show ring, Vega went BOW 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 Dylan Kipp and Michael Shepherd!!!

 

 

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

 

Ch. 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!!!

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!!!

 

 

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!!!

10/7/2017 - 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.

 

FLASH!!!

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, loved, and handled by Sara Casper.
He was bred by and is co-owned by Nikki McClendon.

 

FLASH!!!

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.

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

 

FLASH!!!

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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