Cosmo at 8 Years: The National Specialty in Carlisle, PA, May 11-17, 2003
A great National Specialty!

8-year-old Cosmo, Ch. SR SHR U-CDX U-AGI Blazin's Back O' The Moon UD JH AX NAP *NJP* WCX CGC TT HOF (Major x. Ravin), was one of 10 dogs to win the Versatility Award for ribbons in 3 sports at the Specialty, and he was the *only* one to do it with ribbons in all 4 sports! Cosmo made the cut in Veteran Sweeps 7-9 Years and Stud Dogs and won first place in Working Retriever Dogs (handled in breed by Dawn); qualified in Junior Hunter; won first place in his agility class with a clean run to finish his NJP title; and placed third in Veterans Obedience with a 191. The week concluded with his appearance in the Ring of Honor and his induction into the Hall of Fame.

Cosmo's mother, 13-year-old Ravin, Ch. SR Lyric Queen Of The Mountain CDX JH NA NAJ WCX CGC Can CD WC (Topper x. Reggae Rocker), won fourth place in Veteran Sweeps 11+ year Bitches, and first place in regular class 11+ Veteran Bitches! Ravin is owned by Dawn Buttion and Marty Archambeault, handled by Marty in breed. She was the oldest flat-coat competing in this year's Specialty!

2-year-old Tink, Claymore's Tinker Bell CD CGC (Cosmo x. Katie), earned her first JH leg, owner trained and handled by Peter Alea!

2-year old China, Ch. TLC Agape's Treasure Chest NAJ CGC (Cosmo x. Ashley), won first place in her agility class, owner trained and handled by Amanda Rawson!

2-year old Reggae, Ch. SR TLC Shalyn Rhythm O' The Island CGC (Cosmo x. Ashley), earned her second CD leg, and made the cut in Best of Breed, owner handled by Sherri Lilley!

China and Reggae helped their mom Ashley, Ch. Blacfriar TLC Classic Ashley JH, owned by Sue Van Buren, place second in Brood Bitches!

15-month-old Blue, TLC's Bluemoon Starlight (Cosmo x. Ashley repeat), placed third in 12-18 Month Dogs, breeder handled by Sue Van Buren!

10-month old Connor, Jettaway's Seventh Heaven (Cosmo x. Willow), placed third in 9-12 Month Dogs, breeder/owner handled by Heidi Ellefson!

10-month old Larkin, Jettaway's Light of The Moon (Cosmo x. Willow), made the cut in both 9-12 Month Sweeps and regular 9-12 Month Bitches, owner handled by Heather Mischefske!

Top FCR Junior Handler for 2002 was awarded to Karen Beardslee handling Geyser, Kaydin's Old Faithful CGC (Cosmo x. Jaxon), who turned a year old in April of that year!

I was very proud of ALL the Cosmo kids and other Reggae Rocker and Waylynn descendants who were at the Specialty!

Cosmo winning Working Dogs Cosmo winning Working Dogs
Cosmo in Best of Breed Cosmo in Best of Breed
Cosmo in Stud Dog Class with daughter Luna Cosmo in Stud Dog Class with daughter Luna
Cosmo and his daughter Luna, Ch. Kaydin's Leap Of Faith CGC
Cosmo in the Ring of Honor
The Ring of Honor
Cosmo in the Ring of Honor
The Ring of Honor
Cosmo, Luna and Reggae in Stud Dog class
Stud Dog Class: Dawn with Cosmo; Charlotte with Luna; Sherri with Reggae
Cosmo winning Working Dogs
Cosmo placing in Veterans Obedience
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