Community

Local canine wins best of breed at famous dog show

A local resident’s dog won Best of Breed during the Westminster Kennel Club 138th Annual Dog Show — called the “Super Bowl of Dog Shows” — on Feb. 10-11 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

Dale Michaelson and Brian Rasmussen’s Irish setter, Kristopher, won Best of Breed for Irish Setters on Tuesday. The competition was judged by Virginia Murray. It was the first time the dog had competed in the prestigious dog show.

The dog, who registered name is Abbeylane Tramore Above the Limit, was born April 29, 2009.

Kristopher is a product of Tramore Galewinns Mak’n An Impact and Tramore Limited Edition, both champion Irish Setters.

 

We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's topic, but we ask you to follow our guidelines for respecting community standards. Personal attacks, inappropriate language, and off-topic comments may be removed, and comment privileges revoked, per our Terms of Use. Please see our FAQ if you have questions or concerns about using Facebook to comment.

Read the latest Green Edition

Browse the print edition page by page, including stories and ads.

Oct 17 edition online now. Browse the archives.

Friends to Follow

View All Updates