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12/25/06  Happy Holidays from the Tempest Newfoundlands - we'll be back with more updates in
2007!!

12/17/06  Ashley's first grandpuppies were born!  Finn is the sire of 5 black puppies (3 girls and 2
boys) out of Kilyka's Sugar N Spice of Bluwater (aka "Sugar").  Congratulations to Bluwater
Newfoundlands on their first litter!!

12/17/06  Andie was BOB at the Lehigh Valley KC under Patricia Gellerman - finally Andie gets to
take a break for the holidays!

12/16/06  Andie was BOB at the Delaware Water Gap Kennel Club under Dr Carmen Battaglia and
made the cut in a tough working group under Patricia Gellerman.

12/10/06 Andie was BOS all four days in Boston while Grover was Best Puppy on Saturday and
Sunday.  Grover was awarded a Puppy Group 4 on Saturday by judge Beverly Nosiglia.

12/8/06  Kendra was WB, BOW, BOB on Friday at the Panhandle KC show in Amarillo, TX to
complete her Championship!  Congratulations to Kendra and owner Linda Roser!

12/3/06  Andie was BOB at Worcester County under Doris Cozart and went on to make the cut in
the Group!

12/2/06  Saturday at Worcester County KC in Fitchburg, Grover was WD for his first point and
was also Best Puppy and went on to a Puppy Group 3!  Andie was BOS.

11/26/06 On Sunday Liv was WB for the 3 points needed to finish her Championship!  Liv
finished with all of her points from the BBE class with Steve handling.  Andie was again BOS.

11/24/06 Happy Thanksgiving from the Tempest Newfs!  We spent the weekend in West
Springfield, MA at the Thanksgiving Cluster of dog shows.  On Friday, Liv won the BBE class in
tough competition, and Andie was BOS.

11/19/06  Kendra was WB on Saturday and WB, BOW, BOB on Sunday at the Council Bluffs KC
shows in Lincoln, NE.  Kendra now just needs one major to complete her Championship.

11/12/06 Liv was RWB on Sunday at the Breeder's Circuit cluster in Fitchburg, MA.  Andie was
BOS for all 4 days of the cluster.

11/4/06 Trident was WD, BOW for 2 points at the Kenilworth KC show at the Mohegan Sun
Casino.  Andie was BOS and was shown by her new handler Karen Friedman.

10/20/06 Kendra was WB, BOW, BOB over specials for a 4 point major at the Rapid City KC
show in South Dakota.  She went on to a Group 3 from the classes handled by owner Linda
Morley Roser!

10/7/06 Shelby was WB, BOW for her first point at the Devon Dog Show Association show in
Ludwigs Corner, PA.  Andie was again BOB.

10/6/06 Shelby was Best Puppy in Sweeps at the New-Pen-Del Supported Entry at Hatboro Dog
Club.  Grover was Best of Opposite Puppy in Sweeps.  Andie was BOB and went on to a Group 4
in a tough working group with the help of handler Rebecca Carner.

10/1/06 Renata was Best Puppy at the NCNE Fall Fun Match, beating Shelby and BJ in the 6-9
puppy bitch class.  Grover was Best of Opposite Puppy in Match.

9/30/06 Shelby wins the Regional Specialty Puppy Sweepstakes under judge Shirley Hubbell, and
Renata wins the Regular 6-9 puppy bitch class.  Grover wins the 6-9 puppy dog class in Sweeps
and Regular classes.  Liv won the BBE class and went on to WB and BOW for a 4 point major!  
The judge said she was "a little piece of cuteness".  Andie was BOS at the Regional Specialty.

9/29/06 Renata beats her sister to win the 6-9 puppy bitch class at the Onandaga KC, while
Grover wins his uncontested class at his first show!  Andie was BOS.

9/17/06 Trident wins the Regional Specialty Puppy Sweepstakes under breeder judge Kathy
Hanson, and Shelby was BOS in Puppy Sweeps.  Andie was BOS at the Regional Specialty.

9/16/06 Bodhi wins a 4 point major under judge Charles Olvis!  Andie was BOS, while Shelby
went BOS in Puppy Sweepstakes under UK breeder judge Steven Walker.

9/15/06 Renata is again WB and BOW for a second point, Best Puppy and a Puppy Group 4!  
Andie beat 5 very competitive dog specials to go BOB and went on to
win the Working Group
with handler Joanne Brainard under judge Charles Olvis.

9/14/06 Renata went WB and BOW on her 6 month birthday for her first point!  Andie was BOS.

8/27/06 Andie went BOS Thursday, Friday and Saturday at the end of summer show cluster in
Springfield, MA.  On Sunday, Andie took BOB and made the cut in a very competitive Working
Group, owner-handled by Steve.

8/25/06 Phoenix (Tempest's Firebird Of Kilyka) earned his CGC at 5 months of age in GA with
owner Donna Smith, while far away in MA, his mom Ashley got her first CD leg with Dejah
handling!

8/5/06  Portia earned her first Championship point at the Pioneer Valley Kennel Club show with
handler Joanne Thibault!