Kaydin Litter born April 8, 2001, at 2 to 11 years old

Ch. SR SHR U-CDX U-AGI Blazin's Back O' The Moon UD RN JH AX NAP NJP WCX CGC TT HOF - "Cosmo"
x. Am/Can Ch. Adelhard Eiderdown JaxonFive CD - "Jaxon"
Bred by Vanessa Rhodes Ballard (Georgia)

Ch. Kaydin's Leap Of Faith RE CGC

"Luna"

Female owned by Charlotte O'Tiarnaigh and Scott Altmann (NJ) and Vanessa Ballard

In Loving Memory, 2001 - 2012

OFA Hips Good (FR-3351G27F-PI)
OFA Elbows Normal (FR-EL661F27-PI)
OFA Patellas Normal (FR-PA684/41F/P-PI)
OFA Heart Normal (FR-CA46/21F/C-PI)
CERF (FR-1570N/2003-27)
Gonioscopy Normal

1 CD Leg

25 months old
3 years old 3 years old
25 months old 25 months old
News Flash! Luna won Best of Breed on June 15, June 22, July 18, Aug. 2, Aug. 3, and Sept. 13, 2003! She was Best of Opposite on Oct. 11, 2003. Luna finished 2003 in the Top 25 Flat-Coats and received an invitation to the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship Show! On Jan. 24, 2004, she was Best of Opposite, and after a long absence from the ring, she was Best of Opposite on Nov. 4, 2005!

News Flash! Luna won Best of Breed over specials on May 26, 2006!

News Flash! Luna earned 2 Rally Novice legs on Sept. 2-3, 2007, and finished her RN title on Sept. 23!

News Flashes! Luna earned her first Rally Advanced leg on Sept. 29, 2007 with a class win, and on Oct. 4, she finished her RA title with third place!

News Flashes! Luna earned her first CD leg with 4th place on March 15, 2008, and earned her first Rally Excellent leg on May 4!

News Flashes! Luna finished her RE title with fourth and third placements on May 23-24!

At the National Specialty in June 2011, Luna won second place in 9-11 Year Veteran Bitch Sweeps class!

Specialty photos by Scott Altmann


2003 Specialty Stud Dog Class -- Dawn with Cosmo; Charlotte with Luna (x. Jaxon); Sherri with Reggae (x. Ashley)

Ch. Kaydin's Finding Faith CGC TDI

"Faith"

Female bred and owned by Vanessa Ballard

In Loving Memory, 2001 - 2012

OFA Hips Good (FR-3750G51F-PI)
OFA Elbows Normal (FR-EL939F51-PI)
OFA Patellas Normal (FR-PA786/51F/P-PI)
Heart Prelim Normal
CERF (FR-1514/2005-48)
Glaucoma Screened

turning 3 years old
3 years old 6 years old
4 years old 3 years old
News Flashes!

After more than a year's absence from the ring for Vanessa and Faith, they won the points 2 out of 3 days in AL the weekend of Nov. 21-23, 2003! Here's hoping for continued improvements in Vanessa's health!

On Oct. 22, 2004, Faith was Best of Winners in GA for another point!

On July 7, 2005, Faith passed her Therapy Dog certification!

On July 29, 2005, Faith won a 4 point major, giving her 10 points!

On April 28, 2006, Faith was Reserve to the major!

On August 25, 2007, Faith won the 4-point major, and now needs just 2 singles! Congratulations to Vanessa and Cameron on the birth last month of their second child in as many years!

On August 26, 2007, Faith finished her Championship with her 3rd major!

6 years old

Ch. Kaydin's Old Faithful RN CGC

"Geyser"

Male owned by Kevin and Julie Maynard

OFA Hips Good (FR-3388G29M-PI)
OFA Elbows Normal (FR-EL681M29-PI)

5 years old
4 years old 5 years old
4 years old 4 years old
News Flashes!

On April 5 and 6, 2003, 23-month-old Kaydin's Old Faithful CGC, was owner handled by Karen Beardlsee to Best of Winners both days, bringing him to 8 points with a major!

Karen was also the Top FCR Junior Handler in the country in 2002, handling Geyser!

On Aug. 10, 2003, Geyser picked up another point! The weekend of Aug. 16-17, Geyser won 3 more points!

On Dec. 5, 2003, Geyser finished his Championship in CA with a major!

On Feb. 18, April 16-17, 2005, Geyser earned his Rally Novice title!

Ch. Kaydin's Knight Of Faith CGC

"Chase"

Male owned by Shannon and Sherry Walker (MA) and Vanessa Rhodes

OFA Hips Good (FR-3503M36M-PI)
OFA Elbows Normal (FR-EL752M36-PI)
OFA Patellas Normal (FR-PA551/36/M/P-PI)

28 months old
29 months old 26 months old
29 months old News Flashes!

On June 29, 2003, Chase won Best of Breed for a point
and on July 5, 2003, he was Best of Winners
for a 4-point major!

On Aug. 16, 2003, Chase was Best of Winners
for 2 points, finishing his Championship!

In loving memory

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