Show Results 2018

As the year ends, we are so proud of our girl, Jewel, GCh Dawin Hearts and Arrows who finished the year as

#1 All Breed Standard Poodle!!!
#3 Non Sporting Dog

Many thanks to Sarah, Matt and team, as well as to the many judges who appreciated our “Special” girl!!

Multi Ch Dawin Steal My Heart – Stealer

Nordic Dog Show in Oslo November 2018

Over a huge entry of dogs, Stealer
BIS #2 on Nov 16!!!!!
Group 1st on Nov 18!!!!!

Thanks so much again to Lotta and all the judges!!!!

Congratulations also to Huffish Dawin Hot Chick (owned by Lotta) who was CAC and BOS!

Am Ch Dawin Ravin’ Heart – November 4th


BISS# 3 in England at the South Western Poodle Club
her 2nd CC!!!!

Thanks to judges  Mr Arturo Sheppard and Mr Rob McLeod

Am GCH Dawin Wildrose Wildfire
(Multi Ch Huffish Rave The Rhythm X Can Am GCH Dawin Sizzlin’ Hot)


We are so proud of our girl who, with very limited showing has won

Multiple Group 1sts
Multiple Group placements

“Peggy Sue” is loved and co-owned with Linda Wildman and expertly shown by Elizabeth Reynolds. Watch for her in the northeast!

Can Am GCH Dawin Hearts & Arrows – Jewel
continues her winning ways!

As of November 1, since PCA in April, Jewel has won

9 All Breed Best in Shows!!!!!
(for a grand total of 12 All Breed BIS)

April 28 – Kokomo KC- breed & Group Judge Mr.Luc Boileau & BIS Judge Ms Peggy Bessel-McIlwaine
July 12 – Blackhawk KC – Breed Judge Mrs Paula Hartinger, Group Judge Mr Roger Hartinger & BIS Judge Ms Peggy Bessel-McIlwaine
July 27 – Central Wyoming KC – Breed & Group Judge Mr Robert Whitney, BIS Judge Judge Ms Nancy Simmons
Aug 24 – Topeka KC -Breed & Group Judge Ms Jaoanne Paulk, BIS Judge Ms Carolyn Herbel
Sept 8 –  Des MoinesKC- Breed 7 Group Judge Mr Gary Andersen, BIS Judge Ms Nikki Rigsbee
Sept 22 – KC of Columbus Ohio- Breed & BIS Judge Mrs June Penta, Group Judge Mr Gerald Penta
Sept 30 –  Rockford-Freeport KC- Breed Judge Mrs Beverly Andersen, Group Judge Mr Gary Doerge, BIS Judge Mr Gary Andersen

Oct 13 – Mason City – Breed Judge Mr Dana Cline, Group Judge MS Denny Mounce, BIS Judge Mr Ken Buxton

Oct 21- Bell County KC – Breed Judge Ms Wendy Paquette, Group Judge Mr John Booth, BIS Judge Mr Sidney Marx

5 Reserve Best in Shows!

3 Specialty Best in Shows!

Dawin Steal My Heart 

ENCI Milano Show _ June 15


What a thrill!!!!

Thanks to Lotta, of course, for her fabulous care and presentation, as well as to the judges: Vivana Nodalli, Francesco Cochetti and Claudio De Giuliani.

And on June 16th, Stealer was Best in Show at the Poodle Specialty

And on June 17th, he was Group 3 at the ENCI Milano Show!!!!

BEST IN SHOW in Sweden!!!!
May 13

USCH, GBCH, JWW17 Dawin Steal My Heart 
BIS at the AllBreed Show in Lidkoping!

Thanks to judges Michael Ganzer, Lisbeth Liljeqvist and Dan Ericsson.
Huge thanks also to Freddie Gudmunds Dandemar who stepped in for Lotta and showed him to this fantastic win!!!!!

The previous day, Stealer was BIS 2 at the Specialty Show.

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We had a wonderful PCA this year!!!!

Our two 7 month old puppies out of GCH Dawin Hearts On Fire and sired by CH Samarcanda Italian Lover both placed in their classes

Dawin Keeper of the Flame was 2nd in his 6-9 month puppy dog class
Dawin Heart’s Desire won a competitive Novice class!!!

6-9 Month Puppy Bitch Class

1st – Dawin Huffish In Hot Demand
2nd- Huffish Dawin Hot Chick (owned by Huffish)

Both these girls are out of Huffish Little Miss Rave and sired by GCH Dawin In Hot Pursuit. They were co-bred by me and Huffish/Lotta Sandell.

Open Bitch Class

2nd Dawin Ravin’ Heart (shown by Lotta)

3rd Huffish Aleph A Dawin In Blue (shown by Sarah).

Ravin’ Heart is out of GCH Dawin Hearts On Fire X Ch Huffish Rave The Rhythm
Huffish Aleph A Dawin in Blue is out of Huffish Rave Woman X Aleph Scoban Elan (bred by and co-owned with Lotta Sandell/Huffish)

GCH Dawin Hearts And Arrows


Thanks to Judge Mr Jack McGillvary for all my wins and to Sarah, Matt and team and to Lotta Sandell for showing and presenting all these dogs to perfection!!!

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The month of March was very successful for Dawin Poodles!!!

Dawin Hearts And Arrows – “Jewel”


7 Group 1sts
5 Group 2nds
1 Group 3rd
4 Best in Specialty Shows
1 Reserve BIS
2 Best in Shows!!!!!

Thank you to all the judges, and especially to the BIS judges, Mr Dana Cline and Mr Robert Stein, to BISS show judges Fred Bassett, Eugene Blake, Mr Bradley Jenkins and Mr Bill Shelton and to Reserve BIS judge Ms Virginia Lyne

CRUFTS March 2018 – Birmingham, England

Best Male (Dog Challenge Certificate )
Best of Breed
GROUP 2 !!!!!!!

We are ecstatic over these wins and want to thank Lotta for the fantastic job she did, her super assistant, Freddie, the Breed judge, Mrs Barbara Cherry, and the Group judge, Mr Mike Gilchrist. We are over the moon with this win!!!!!

Thanks also to his many fans!

“Stealer” is now English American Ch Dawin Steal My Heart!!

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Good weekend stateside for Dawin Poodles!

GCH Dawin Hearts & Arrows– 2 Group 1sts, 2 Group 2nds and SBIS!!!!
Huffish Aleph A Dawin In Blue – WB & BW – 4 pt major
Dawin Ravin’ Heart – WB BW – 3 pt major
Wildrose Dawin Fantasia – WB BW – 2 pts
Dawin Avion Counting Stars – WB -major!!! Co-owner Amanda Sorenson

Thanks to Sarah and Matt for doing their usual fabulous job with the dogs, and of course to the judges!!!!

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Jewel (Am GCH Dawin Hearts & Arrows)


(thank you judge Mr Fred Bassett)


(Thank you to judges Mr James Noe and Mr James Frederiksen)

Many many thanks to Sarah for showing and presenting her to this wonderful win!!

February 17-18 – Norway

Am Ch Dawin Steal My Heart

Norway International Show Bo

Thanks to all the judges and also many thanks to Lotta for showing him so superbly!

Am Ch Dawin Steal My Heart – “Stealer” – Feb 5

In Sweden

Specialty Best in Show at the Poodle Specialty!!!!!!

Thanks to Lotta and her very able assistant, Freddie!

Stealer’s brother, Am Ch Dawin Huffish Follow My Heart was 2nd best dog.


International Champion Huffish Wonder Woman
(Ch Vicmars Rave On X Ch Huffish Da Maya Woman)

“Jackie” is pictured below winning one of her back to back Reserve Best in Shows at the St Joseph Kennel Club – February 3 & 4.
Thanks to judges, Karen Wilson and Luc Boileau for these wins!

Jackie is co-owned by me and her breeder, Lotta Sandell

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GCh Dawin Hearts & Arrows

Jewel picks up a Group 2nd at the Chain O’Lakes KC show
(Thanks to judge Debbie Campbell-Freeman).

Jewel has also picked up another Group 2nd and two Group 3rds so far this year.

Park Shore KC – January 25

New American Champion!!!

Dawin Avion Fancy That
(Ch Rendezvous Mister Playboy X Ch Avion Dawin Jetstream)

Nikki finishes by winning BW under judge Luc Boileau!

Thank you to Sarah and Matt

She is co-owned and co-bred with Yvonne Hagman.

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Now ” Cdn Am Dawin Light My Fire”
(Ch Hallifax D’Havilland Dove X Cdn Am Ch Dawin Playing With Fire)

“Simone”  finished her Championship on the competitive Florida Circuit!

dpflamespitfireShow Results 2018