Specialty Results


Löwchen Club of America National Specialty Winners – Pre AKC Recognition

1987 Atco, New Jersey (Little Lion Dog Club of America)
Best of Breed : CH Berdot’s Lisette Breeder: Dorothy Goodale Owners: Liz Vargo &Astrid Whitman
Best of Opposite Sex: CH Marcel Golden Gamin Breeder/Owner: Sandra Lunka
Best of Winners/Winners Dog: Hanovarian‐Boughton By Zeus Breeder: Anne MacDonald & Monica Brogia Owners: Herb Williams & John Taylor
Winners Bitch: Destiny’s Skyward Bound, Breeder/Owner: Liz Vargo

1988 Macedon, New York (Little Lion Dog Club of America)
Best of Breed: CH Lowe‐Ray’s Robin Hood, Breeder: Carole A Yhlen, Owner: Earlemarie Dingel

1989 Williamsport, PA (Little Lion Dog Club of America)
Judge: Don Robinder
Best of Breed: CH Lowe‐Ray’s Robin Hood Breeder: Carole A Yhlen, Owner: Earlemarie Dingel
Best of Opposite Sex/Best of Winners/Winners Bitch: Destiny’s Demitasse Breeder/Owner: Liz Vargo
Winners Dog: Kismet’s Stonehollow Rigate, Breeder: Nadine Pelleschi, Owners: Jim Heddinger, Jennifer Heddinger & Tinker Whalen

1990 Bowling Green, Ohio (Little Lion Dog Club of America)
Best of Breed: CH Ashford’s Jordanian Prince Breeder: Virginia Denninger, Owners: Cheryl Kelly & Virginia Denninger

1991 Lebanon, Pennsylvania (Little Lion Dog Club of America)
Judge: Lina Basquette
Best of Breed: CH Ashford’s Jordanian Prince Breeder: Virginia Denninger Owners: Cheryl Kelly & Virginia Denninger
Best of Opposite Sex: CH Lionheart Ashford Liesle Breeder: Della Cialini & Virginia
Denninger Owners: Diane Bernard, Della Cialini & Virginia Denninger
Best of Winners/Winners Bitch: Destinys Sneak Preview: Breeder: Elizabeth Vargo Owner: Susa Epperson
Winners Dog: Ashfords Malik Aswad Breeder: Virginia Denninger Owners: Earlmarie Dingel & Virginia Denninger

1992 Palmyra, New York Löwchen Club of America
Judge: Elish Banks
Best of Breed: CH Kismet Pearlbrook Andante Breeder: Nadine P Pelleschi & Carole Kramer Owners: Carole Kramer & Kaja Donovan
Best of Opposite Sex: CH Bebop‐A‐Lula Breeders: Della Cialini & Virginia Denninger Owner: Kaja Donovan
Best Of Winners/Winners Bitch: Desusa’s Bit‐O‐Honey Breeder/Owner: Susa Epperson
Winners Dog: Ashford’s Malik Aswad Breeder: Gini Denninger Owners: Earlemarie Dingel & Gini Denninger

1993 Washington DC Löwchen Club of America
Judge: Maneiro
Best of Breed: CH Shirl’s Sunray At Tawny, Breeder: Shirly Anhalt, Owners: Sandra L Lunka & Shirly Anhalt
Best Of opposite Sex: CH Lionheart Bebop‐A‐Lula Breeder: Della Cialini & Virginia Denninger

1994 Mullica Hills, New Jersey Löwchen Club of America
Judge: Don Robinder
Best of Breed: CH Lionheart Bebop A Lula Breeders: Della Cialini & Virginia Denninger Owners:Della Cianini, Bob Cialini, Jennifer Heddinger & Jim Heddinger
Best Of Opposite Sex: CH Tawny’s SS Enterprise Breeder: Sandi Lunka, Owner: Donna Kelly
Best of Winners/ Winners: Taywil’s Philip Lucas Breeders/owners: Herb Williams & John Taylor
Winners Bitch: Taywil’s Daisy Quantock, Breeder/Owners: Herb Williams & John Taylor

1995 Ithaca, New York Löwchen Club of America
Best of Breed: CH Tawny’s SS Enterprise, Breeder: Sandra Lunka, Owner: Donna Kelly Burton
Best of Opposite Sex: CH Lionheart’s Bebop‐A‐Lula, Breeders: Della Cialini & Virginia Denninger, Owners: Bob & Della Cialini, Jim & Jenifer Heddinger
Best of Winners/Winners Bitch: Kismet’s Eclipse Corona, Breeder/Owner: Nadine Pellechi
Winners Dog: Ivytree Cappuccino, Breeder: Carolyn Marzano Owners: Cheryl Kelly & Carolyn Marzano

1996 Carlisle, Pennsylvania Löwchen Club of America 25th Anniversary
Judge: Jean Fournier
Best of Breed: CH Kismet’s Eclipse Corona Breeder/Owner: Nadine Pelleschi
Best of Opposite Sex: CH Shirl’s Sunray At Tawny Breeder: Breeder Shirly Anhalt Owners Sandra L Lunka
Best of Winners/Winners Bitch: Tamar of Baluchistan Breeders: L Vermandere & R Bondue Owner: Carole Kramer
Winners Dog: Ivytree Cappucinno Breeder: Carolyn Marzano Owners: Cheryl Kelly & Carolyn Marzano

1997 Monroe, Michigan Löwchen Club of America
Judge: Dorothy Welsh
Best of Breed: Ch Kismet’s Eclipse Corona Breeder/Owner: Nadine Pelleschi
Best of Opposite Sex: CH Kismet’s Black Tie Affair Breeders: Nadine Pelleschi & Carole Kramer Owners: Sandi Lunka & Nadine Pelleschi
Best of Winners/Winners Dog: Folgers V Kelcobber Breeders/Owners Cheryl Kelly &Dana Kelly
Winners Bitch: Tawny’s French Silk At Kismet Breeder: Sandra Lunka Owners Nadine Pelleschi & Sandra Lunka

1998 Harrisburg, PA Löwchen Club Of America
Judge: Mrs James Edward Clark
Best of Breed/Best of Winners/Winners Dog: Duncara Mulligan Masterpiece Breeder:Janet Perret‐Green Owner Mary Billman
Best of Opposite Sex/Winners Bitch: Ashford’s Q‐Bebe Breeder/owner Virginia Denninger

Löwchen Club of America AKC National Specialties

1999 Virginia Beach, VA Löwchen Club of America
Judge: Marjorie A Tuff
Best of Breed: CH Kismet Pearlbrook Andante Breeders: Carole Kramer & Nadine Pelleschi Owner: Carole Kramer
Best of Opposite Sex: CH Golden’s Georgina At Taywil Breeder: Myrna Golden Owners: Herb Williams & John Taylor
Best of Winners/Winners Dog: Desusa’sEaton of Belmead Breeder: Susa Williams Owners: JJ Kimes, BE Kimes & SB Boner
Winners Bitch: Ketara’s Rachael Rachael Breeders: Lorraine Simon & Dr Earl Acker Owners: Adam & Laura Thistle & Cathy Clyde

2000 Talmadge, Ohio Löwchen Club of America
Judge: Majorie A Tuff
Best of Breed: CH Lionheart Loyal V Ivytree Breeder: Della Cialini Owners: Carolyn Marzano & Carol Strong
Best of Opposite Sex: Fox Lane Maestro’s Legacy Breeder/Owner Mary Billman
Best of Winners/Winners Dog: Donalen Fox Lane Touche Breeders: Mary Billman, Donna Cullen & Janet Perret‐Green Owners: Richard & Jennifer Lawless
Winners Bitch: Duncara Orchid At Kis’N Breeder: Janet Perret Green Owner: Sue Kisielewski

2001 Lebanon, PA Löwchen Club of America
Judge: Janet Edwards – England
Best of Breed/Best of Winners/Winners Bitch: Kismet’s Black Gold Breeder: Nadine Pelleschi Owners: Kathy Bumiller & Nadine Pelleschi
Best of Opposite Sex: Ch Elguarda Capt Starlite Breeder: Mr & Mrs A & G Field Owners: Richard Lawless, Gini Denninger & Carole Kramer
Winners Dog: Kiji Its My Parti Of Wildheart Breeder: Jayne LaPointe Owner: Kim Schmidt
Awards of Merit: CH Hanovarian Jazzman Breeder: Anne McDonald Owner: Carol Gundel Falk & Dr Robert Falk
CH Natchez Billie Jean Is My Love Breeders: S Waltrip, M. Quirin & G Denninger Owners: Sally Waltrip & Morgan Quirin
CH Volare Jazzy Jigsaw Breeder: Nancy Inlow Owners: Nadine Pelleschi & Michael Wolfe Kijis Its My Party At Wildhart Breeder: Jayne LaPointe Owner: Kim Schmidt
CH Melfield Stars ‘N Stripes Breeder: Mrs J Creffield Owner: Mary Billman

2002 Portland, Oregon Löwchen Club of America
Judge: Carol Williams
Best of Breed: CH Lionheart’s Naughty Nelly Breeders: Della Cialini & Earlemarie Dingel Owners: Carol Strong & Carolyn Marzano
Best Of Opposite Sex: CH Harlequin’s Waltz With Kashmir Breeder/Owner: Althea Walton‐Smith
Best of Winners/Winners Dog: Bihar Ivytree ‘N Marshvu Louie Breeders/Owners: Carol Strong, Carolyn Marzano & Linda Marshall
Winners Bitch: Majestic Court Little White Lie‐on Breeder/Owner: Jean Richand

2003 Southfield, Michigan Löwchen Club of America
Judge: Dee Mattern
Best Of Breed: CH Touche’s Cartel At Ashford Breeder: Richard Lawless Owners: Richard & Jennifer Lawless, Carole Kramer & Virginia Denninger
Best of Opposite Sex: CH Lionheart’s Naughty Nelly Breeders: Della Cialini & Earlemarie Dingel Owners: Carol Strong and Carolyn Marzano
Best of Winners/Winners Bitch: Seafever’s Countess Dei Leona Breeder: Janet Neinhaus Owners: Janet Neinhaus & Frank Long
Winners Dog: Elguarda Don Giovanni Breeders: Mr & Mry A & G Field Owners: Janette Swindler & Jo Beckett
Awards of Merit: CH Ashford’s Al Sultan Seafever Breeder: Gini Denninger Owners: Janet Neinhaus & Gini Denniger
CH Harlequin’s Waltz With Kashmir Breeder/Owner Althea Smith CH Touche’s Devil May Care Breeders: Jennifer & Richard Lawless Owners: Sandra &
James Ellis, Jennifer & Richard Lawless CH Fox Lane’s My Girl Breeder/Owner: Mary Billman
CH Fox lane’s Major League Breeder: Mary Billman Owners Alice Goodman & Alice Lowenthal

2004 Kansas City, Kansas Löwchen Club of America
Judge: Louraine Boutwell
Best of Breed: CH Blue Heaven’s Polo Breeder: Owe Wiman Owner: June Arn
Best of Opposite Sex: CH Lionheart’s Naughty Nellie Breeders: Earlemarie Dingel & Della Cialini Owners: Carol Strong & Carolyn Marzano
Best of Winners/Winners Dog: Majestic Court Chamois Breeder: Jean Richland Owners: Ken & Karen Berman
Winners Bitch: Winmarr’s Dazzlin’ Dixie Breeders: Shelly Guthrie & Ann Jackson Owner: Mary Marr Beckman
Awards of Merit: CH Touche Pearlbrook Heartbreak Breeder/Owners: Richard Lawless & Carol Kramer CH Fox Lane’s my Girl Breeder/Owner: Mary Billman

2005 Syracuse, NY Löwchen Club of America
Judge: Richard Beauchamp
Best of Breed: CH Sweetmeadow’s JB of Kismet Breeders/Owners: Kathy Bumiller & Nadine Pelleschi
Best of Opposite Sex: CH Marianettes Roxie Bucktoe Breeders: C Clyde, A & Laura Thistle Owners: Marion McShane & Catherine Clyde Thistle
Best of Winners/Winners Bitch: Sunnypatch Believe It or Not Breeder/Owners: Tamara Beyer & Catherine Clyde
Winners Dog: Seafever’s High Voltage Breeders: Jann Neinhaus & Gini Denninger Owners Miki McCullough
Awards of Merit: CH Madriglace Moulin Rouge Breeders:Janette Swindler & Jo Beckett Owners: Arlene Butterkee, J Swindler, J Beckett
CH Volare Jazzy Jigsaw Breeder Nancy Inlow Owner: Nadine Pelleschi CH Touche Pearlbrook Heartbreak Breeder/Owners: Richard Lawless & Carole Kramer
CH Bihar Ivytree ‘N Marshvu Louie Breeders: Carol Strong, Carolyn Marzano, Linda Marshall Owners: Mr & Mrs Collar

2006 Farmington, UT Löwchen Club of America
Judge: B L Krause
Best of Breed: CH Touche Pearlbrook Heartbreak Breeders/Owners: Richard Lawless & Carole Kramer
Best of Opposite Sex: CH Fox Lane’s My Girl Breeder/Owner: Mary Billman
Best of Winners/Winners Bitch: Seafever’s Angel with N Attitude Breeder: Jann Neinhaus Owners: Donna Jones & Cathy Tangus
Winners Dog: Ikon I’ll Give Ya Goosebumps Breeder: Richard &Lyle Harding Owners: Bevalyn Iverson & Eileen Prevost
Award of Merits: CH Majestic Can’t Tell A Lie‐on Breeder/ Owner: Jean Richland CH Taywil Brilliant Roman Basillia Breeders: Herb Williams & John Taylor Owner: Jennie Chen
Ikon I’ll Give Ya Goosebumps Breeder Lyle Harding Owners: Bev Iverson & Eileen Prevost

2007 Oklahoma City, OK Löwchen Club of America
Judge: Jean Fournier
Best of Breed: CH Sweetmeadow JB Of Kismet Breeder/Owners: Kathy Bumiller & Nadine Pelleschi
Best of Opposite Sex: CH Bihar’s A Trisket Atasket O’ P’Qncy Breeders: Carla Viggiano & Carol Strong Owners: P D Gardinier & Carol Strong
Best of Winners/Winners Dog: Seafever’s Killian Red Breeder/Owner: Jann Neinhaus
Winners Bitch: Oak Hill’s Winter Dance Breeder/Owner: Nancy McGuire
Award of Merits: CH Chic Choix Lion Chic Breeder: Juha Kares Owners: Donna Jones & Mary Spruiell CH Kismet’s It’s All About J Style
Breeders: Nadine Pelleschi & Brenda Kidd Owner: Nadine Pelleschi CH Ikon I’ll Give Ya Goosebumps Breeders: Richard & Lyle Harding & ShirleySanders
Owners: Bevalyn Iverson & Eileen Prevost CH Natchez Starbucks For Laser Breeders: Sally Waltrip & Morgin L Powell Owners: Wade Koistinen & Ronnie Crowder

2008 Keso, Washington Löwchen Club of America
Judge: Carolyn Herbel
Best of Breed: CH Desusa’s Who’s Your Daddy Breeder: Susa Williams Owners: Lynn Pettengill, Susa Williams & Sue Heckart
Best of Opposite Sex: CH Seafever’s Fleur De Lis Breeder: Jann Neinhaus Owner: Ginger Aubert & Janet Neinhaus
Best of Winners/Winners Bitch: Chenoka Against All Odds Breeder/Owner: Nadine Baldwin
Winners Dog: BNVS Fortunate Son Breeder/Owner: Wendy Russell
Awards of Merit: Ch Madriglace Name of the Game Breeders: J Swindler, J Beckett, E Miller & l P Miller Owners: Dorekay Harmon
CH Harlequin Last Tango With Kashmir Breeders: Althea Smith, J Swindler & J Beckett Owner: Althea Smith
CH Elguarda World Traveler Breeders: A & G Field Owner: Elaine Saxen

2009 Troy, Michigan Löwchen Club of America
Judge: Mrs. Eileen Spavin Harrison
Best of Breed: Ch Donalen Magical Spell Breeder/Owner Donna Cullen CH Teejay Spell Bounder x Donalen Bonne Vivante
Best of Opposite Sex: Kismet’s Armani With Style Breeder/Owner Nadine Pelleschi CH Volare Jazzy Jigsaw x Laserene Kismet Attitude
Best of Winners/Winners Bitch: Hollinsclose’ s Starscream Breeder:D A & Z A Richardson Owner: J Tune & M C Onabowale Bigglesmere’ s Reginald
Tweee At Danack xBigglesmere Burndt Cinder
Winners Dog: BNVS Fortunate Son Breeder/Owner: Wendy Russell
Awards of Merit: CH Desusa’s Who’s Your Daddy Breeder: Susa Williams Owners Lynn Pettengil, Susa Willliams, Sue Heckart CH Marrics
Rocket Man x CH Desusa’s Smitten Kitten Ch Touche’s Undercover Agent Rainbow Breeders: Richard & Jennifer Lawless and A Shiaud Owners: Carol Laskey & R & J Lawless
CH Touche Seriously Don’t Blink x CH Touche Decoy At Ashford CH Marday’s Jeneva Keepin The J Goin Breeders/Owners
Dayle and Mark Lewis CH Kismet’s It’s All About J Style x Marda’s Flee Breeze CH Touche’s Navy Girl Breeders: R & J Lawless and D
Reese Owners: Erinn Bowlin, R & J Lawless, A Schiaud CH Touche Pearlbrook Heartbresk x CH Touche Whiterose Flirt
CH Sweetmeadow JB Of Kismet Breeders: Kathy Bumiller & Nadine Pelleschi Owner: Nadine Pelleschi CH Volare Jazzy Jigsaw x CH Kismet’s Black Gold
Best Puppy: Gwaihir’s Lord Louie Breeder: Lena & Joanna Lemberg Owners: Donna Jones & Mary Spruiell
Best Veteran: CH Elguarda Capt Star Lite Breeders: A & G Field Owners: Richard Lawless and V Denninger Toepacoe Choc Fudge x Chismene Hot Gossip
Best Bred By Exhibitor: Dungloe Bihar Talisker On The Rocks Breeders: Danielle Tallman, Carol Strong Owner: Danielle Tallman Ch Bihar Ivytree ‘N Marshvu Louie x Bihar’s E-Z Woman

2010 Troy, Michigan Löwchen Club of America
Judge: Mr Eugene Blake
Best of Breed: CH DESUSA’S WHO’S YOUR DADDY. BREEDER: Susa Williams. By Ch Marrics Rocket Man-Ch Desusa’s Smitten Kitten. OWNER: Lynn Pettengill Susa Williams & Sue Heckart.
Best of Opposite Sex: Ch Chic Choix Bihar Cuba BREEDER: T Kares. By Chic Choix Vini Vidi Vici-Ch Bihar N Annex West Side Story. OWNER: Carol A Strong & P Cropsey & K & D Tallman H Hurfy.
Best of Winners/Winners Bitch: Musicbox Sock Monkey at Four Oaks BREEDER: Donna Jones & Mary Spruiell. By Ch Gwaihir’s Lord Louie-Ch Fox Lane Paint It Black Musicbox. OWNER: Donna Jones & Kayley Kovar & Mary Spruiell.
Awards of Merit: CH FOX LANE’S PHOENIX RISING. NP104899/02. 06/09/2005. Dog. BREEDER: Mary Billman. By Ch Donalen Cast A Spell-Ch Fox Lane Maestro’s Legacy. OWNER: Vicki All/Mary Billman.
CH LORDOCS WHAT THE DICKENS IS THAT. NP208883/03. 07/27/2008. Dog. BREEDER: Lorrie Jergenson & Susa Williams. By Ch Pluperfect Pickwick-Ch DeSusa’s Daddy’s Girl. OWNER: Jean Shepherd & Lorrie Jergenson.
Best Puppy:MUSICBOX OREO’S FUNSTIX AT DANDELION. NP237664/01. 08/08/2009. BREEDER: Donna Jones & Rick Day. By Ch Boondock’s Thunder Road-Ch Musicbox Doublestuffed. OWNER: Debbie King & Donna Jones.
Best Bred By Exhibitor: TOUCHE’S VINDICATION. NP248390/01. 11/13/2009. BREEDER: R & J Lawless & A Schlaud & G denninger. By ChTouche’ Serously Don’t Blink-Ch Touche Decoy at Ashford. OWNER: Richard Lawless Jennifer Lawless Alexandira Schlau.