Wednesday, January 02, 2008

First Anatolian Shepherd Dog to be AKC Registered!

Keechi's Sandy Dusty "Dusty", WP69124801, taken 3/11/96.
Dusty is the dam of Cheyenne, our second Anatolian. Making Dusty the Great-Granddam of our 3rd generation of Anatolians. This year we hope to have our 4th generation and more Champions out of exceptional working/showing bloodlines!
Source: The Complete Dog Book, 20th Edition, Official Publication of The AKC

Tuesday, January 01, 2008



Melek finished her AKC Championship Title from the Puppy Classes. All of her championship points were earned with me showing her. She finished with five 3 pt. majors! Thank you Judge: Dr. Eric Liebes on Sunday at the Bartlesville Kennel Club in Tulsa, OK.

Melek won a 3 pt. major Best of Breed, Best Winner on Saturday from Judge: Mrs. Donna J Buxton, Tri-State Kennel Club, Tulsa, OK

L to R: Kus Sarkisi Cana Melek and her sister Kus Sarkisi Suna Dilara
Almost 18 months old
Photo by: Ever Shots, Amarillo, TX

Tulsa, Oklahoma Show - Sept. 3-4, 2007

Here we are showing our beloved Anatolians for the first time as a family. This is Christian first weekend showing and he did awesome! From L to R: Mary with Aura, Jim with Alec, Christian with Melek and Dilara

Christian with Dilara

Christian turned 16 the following day. We celebrated for several days.

From L to R: Christian, Jim and Mary enjoying Christian's B-day dinner in an Irish Pub. That's Root-Beer he's drinking!

Hanging around in the Group Ring

Resting in the room after showing. Aura on left with Alec

At the show site with (L to R) Melek, Dilara, Aura on floor, and Lucy