October started with us in Canberra, 5 shows where we had some major wins. Miss Cleo won every bitch challenge on offer. Quest won a Best Australian Bred in Show and one Best of Breed. Tuppence won a Best Intermediate in Group. Baby Bliss won a Baby Puppy Sweepstakes class as well as a Best Baby Puppy in Group. The Pan won a Best Minor Puppy in Show and two wins in Puppy Sweepstakes and two Reserve Dog Challenges. An excellent weekend of wins in muddy conditions.
The next weekend was our anniversary show – The United Retriever Club where Tuppence won a very competitive Best of Breed under a international judge and breed specialist. Debra won the Ladies Handler class.