New Champions.  A Best in Field.  Barn Hunts and much more marked our Second Quarter.  The heat of Summer is upon us and events have slowed down.    See everyone in the fall.


An awesome reserve best in show win for GCH Spring Valley's Jo Jo April 9, 2016, Troy kennel club, West Springfield Massachusetts. A big thank you to all of the club members supporting Jo Jo this year! Hoping to continue to proudly represent our Florida region this year!! 


Amber - CH & Int'l Ch F.M's Pitch Perfect at Amber Trace, SC
Amber was Best of Breed in Zolfo Springs on Saturday, April 23rd.
She also earned her International Title at the IABCA shows in Ocala with another Best of Breed and a Group 2.
Owned and Loved by Bill and Julia Toole


BIF GCHS DC Aariel’s Red Dawn Rising Over Springridge Fch SC TT HIC CGC

Best of Breed 4-10-2016
Greater Orange Park Dog Club
Judge: Mrs. Sulie Greendale-Paveza
Handled by: Cassandra Carpenter


Best of Breed 4-30-2016 & Group 2
Treasure Coast Kennel Club of Florida
Judge: Dr. Robert D. Smith
Handled by: Giuseppe Renzulli



GCHB Terra Christa’s Shock N Awesome Zane SC, CGC
Zane Best of Breed 4-10-2016
Greater Orange Park Dog Club
Judge: Nancy Bodine
Handled by: Cassandra Carpenter 
Zane Best of Opposite 4-11-2016  BOBOH
Greater Orange Park Dog Club
Judge: Mrs. Sulie Greendale-Paveza


Greater Orange Park Dog Club  April 9, 2016
RidgeView's She's Authentic

Owners: Janet M. Mitchell, Maryanne Draper, Susan Ralston


We are very proud of our new Champion, CH REGAL'S BEACH BABY AT TUCKERRIDGE JC, RATO, CGC  on Saturday June 25th at the Orlando Cluster Joonbug went WB and BOB Owner Handled  for a 3 point major under Judge Mrs. Kimberly Meredeith- Cavanna  that finished her! Very proud of this girl. Bred by Gail James owned and loved by Stacey & Nathan Tucker!  Also Nathan has been doing well with Joon in Barn Hunt earning her Open Title and in August will try and get Joon's Senior Title in BH!!


Another fun day in Vero Beach showing. JafariRidge I Love Lucy of Spring Valley was handled to her second Winner's Bitch and her second point. She was gorgeous in the ring. Thank you Raul Lopez for showing our girl. 
JafariRidge Saber of Spring Valley (Ceci x Rollin) 3pt major win picture from The Greater Venice Dog Show. Thank you Cassandra Carpenter for expertly handling our boy. 

NEW CH JafariRidge Sheba of Spring Valley, BOB win in Greater Daytona, Florida. Handled by Cassandra Carpenter.

JafariRidge Leena of Spring Valley, BOB over Specials in Greater Daytona, Florida. Handled by Cassandra Carpenter and Giuseppe Renzulli.

5/22/16  Springfield, IL.  So awesome to see JO go BIS in person with my mom at her first dog show!!

back to back RBIS  Genessee Valley Club; Henrietta, NY  6/25 and 6/26/16

Best in Field- Zora Sunshine State Coursing Club ASFA
6-4-2016 HOT HOT! But FUN!
MBIF GCH DC Aariel’s Red Dawn Rising Over Springridge SC, Fch,TT, HIC, CGC
Judges: Carlee Davies & Thomas Christ
Location: Florida Horse Park
Photo: Sam Whippet

Best of Breed- Riffe Sunshine State Coursing Club ASFA
6-5-2016 Hot! & FUN Times!
MBIF FC Terra Christa’s Riffe Octavian SC, Fch
Judges: Thomas Christ & Carlee Davies
Location: Florida Horse Park
Photo: Sam Whippet


9/24/16:  THIS HAS BEEN CANCELED    Barn Hunt demonstration and practices out at Ginny Merchant's house following the West Volusia KC show. Nathan Tucker has agreed to demonstrate what he and Joon do for Barn Hunt and this is a great time to practice your dog.  Free to members. 5.00 for non-members.  There will also be a pot luck lunch.  Please bring crates, shade and water for your dogs and yourselves and a dish to pass.  The club will provide hot dogs and condiments.

10/9/16 - 1/15/16:  RRCUS National Specialty, Huron, OH

10/22/16-10/23/16:  SSRRC  AKC Coursing at The Grand Oaks Resort.  Join us as this will be our only fall coursing event

12/16/16:  SSRRC Regional Specialty.  Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, FL  
Judge:                         Mr. Stewart Dankner,
Sweeps Judge:           Mr. Dennis MacMullin
Juniors:                       Ms. Megan Mello

12/16/16:  5:00 - 7:00 pm:   SSRRC Awards dinner at Matt and Denise's House  Bring Your Own Drinks, the Club will provide the meal catered in and we will acknowledge the Top SSRRC Ridgebacks from 2015!  Owner Handlers, Top 25 in Conformation, Owher Handled, Coursing.