July 26, 2003,
Ella and Courtney win
Group 3rd at Lacawanna
bounced into our lives and hearts in November 2001. Those first
few months in our home, Ella grew and prepared to take her place in the
show ring. On St. Patrick's Day 2002, Ella was exposed to the world
of dog shows at the Elmira Kennel Club all breed sanctioned match show.
That day Ella won Best Puppy in Sweepstakes and Best Puppy in Match .
Ella also won the hearts of spectators and exhibitors. On July 6,
2002, Ella completed her championship from the puppy class with five majors
and B.O.S. wins over specials. All before nine and a half months