***August 30th - We welcomed Truffle's puppies, 4 chocolate boys, 5 Chocolate girls! The sire is Grand Champion BISS Epoch's Mocassin Joe "Grizz" who is ranked top 5 Labradors in the country! Diane and I are planning to keep a male puppy to continue with!
***June 28th 3:30pm - We welcome Kona's puppies, 2 chocolate boys, 3 Chocolate girls, 1 black boy and 1 black girl! I am looking forward to keeping something for myself from this litter and enter back into the conformation competition world!
***May 16th, 2013 - We lose Ripple, completely devastated.
***April 2013 - We breed Kona to CH Big Sky Stone Cutter, "Mason"! Georgous dog that has many accomplishments credited to him, including most BISS wins!
*** We decide to keep a chocolate female and named her Truffle!
*** June 9, 2012 - Ripples pups have arrived. 2 boys and 3 girls. Vibrant and healthy!
***May 2012 - It is official, Ripple is expecting! We viewed 6 puppies in the ultrasound!
***April 2012 - Ripple is bred to BISS CH Wilcare Leisure Suit larry JH WC "Dauber"! "Dauber is siring champions, titled working dogs and wonderful family companions. He is a sweet loving clown that has a way of brightening every day".
***Diane and I decide to keep a female and Classic Legend Kona Breeze "Kona" becomes the love of my sister Gina's life!
***May 2010 - We breed Ripple to Epoch's Captain Kidd "Kidd" and Ripple gives birth to 6 beautiful Chocolate puppies! "Kidd" was the Winners Dog at the 2011 Potomic Labrador Specialty show. One of the most prestigious Labrador shows in the United States.
***2008-2010 - Ripple is shown and recieves a few more points and Reserve Winners Bitch awards as well as first placements from the Open Chocolate class and continues to place in the Open Bitch class at both specialties and all breed dog shows!
***January 2009 - Bill and I welcome to the world, William Aidan "Liam"!
***June 2009 - Ripple wins the Open Chocolate bitch class at the Winnebago Labrador Specialty Show!
***February 2007 - Bill and I welcome to the world, Elle Margaret!
***September 2008 - Ripple wins the Open Chocolate bitch class at the Huron River Labrador Specialty Show!
***May 2008 - Ripple goes Winners Bitch, Best of Breed and places 3rd in the Sporting Group ring at the Woodstock Illinois all breed dog show! This was a huge accomplishment, a very exciting day and a very proud moment!
***November 2006 - Ripple places 3rd in the 6-9 Puppy Sweepstakes and Regular class at the St. Louis Labrador Specialty show!
***Diane and I decide to keep The Chocolate girl and name her Classic Legend Ripple Effect "Ripple"
***April 29th 2006 - Sadie gives birth to 6 puppies - 4 boys and 2 girls. 1 Chocolate boy and girl and 3 black boys and 1 black girl!
***January 2005 - Special Occasion Classic Legend "Dillon" becomes part of our family!
***September 2004 - Bill and I get married!
***September 2002 - Sadie goes Winners Bitch and Best of Opposite Sex at the Freeport Illinois all breed dog show.
***January 2001 - I purchased my first Black Labrador - Special Occasion Westport Ladie Sadie "Sadie".