The Altoona Area Kennel Association held its annual awards banquet at Jethro's on April 22.
The following are the dog's titles and abbreviations:
Breed: CH - Champion, GCH - Grand Champion.
Gary Creamer receives the Good Sportsman Award from Lisa Leipold during the Altoona Area Kennel Association’s awards banquet.
Obedience: BN - Beginners Novice, CD - Companion Dog, RN - Rally Novice, RA - Rally Advanced, RE - Rally Excellent, CGC - Canine Good Citizen.
Agility: NA - Novice Agility, NAP - Novice Agility Preferred, NAJ -?Novice Agility Jumpers, NJP - Novice Jumpers Preferred, OA - Open Agility, OAJ - Open Agility Jumpers, AX -?Agility Excellent, AXJ -?Excellent Agility Jumpers, MX - Master Agility Excellent, MXJ -?Master Excellent Jumpers, MXB -?Master Bronze Agility.
CGC: Canine Good Citizen.
Hunt: JH -?Junior Hunter
The Good Sportsman Award was presented to Gary Creamer.
The following awards were presented for achievements obtained at AKC-sanctioned shows during 2013:
Nona Albarano - CH Classical I've Got A Feeling NA, NAJ, OA, OAJ, AXJ, RN.
Lisa Bodenski - Milwin Feelin' Satisfied BN.
Gary and Sandy Creamer -?Jana Gamma Cas Star Of Cassiopeia AX
Mark Criste -?Nitani-Karpediem Wild At Heart RE.
Lisa Davis -?Jana Armitage Wild Goose Chase RA, NJP, NAP, RE, BN, CD.
Samantha and Kevin Freeburn - CH Chesterhope Marcello JH; CH Quail Hollow True Love's First Kiss; Quail Hollow Easy Company JH; CH Quail Hollow Endless Destination JH.
Christine Koller - Karefree Ashes In The Snow MX.
Lisa Leipold - Baiwynds That's Amore NA, NAJ; Baiwynds Time Flies RE.
Carol Metz - GCH CH Karefree Fear Factor.
Georgia O'Brien - I Spy OAJ.
Don and Darlene Ormsby - Armitage I'll Have Another CGC, RN, BN; Armitage Tickle Me Elmo CGC, MXB, MXJ.
Kathleen Pike - Merridon Covewind Brushfire NAP, NJP, BN, RA; Gypsy Valiant Victor RN, BN, RA, NAJ, NA.
Nancy Porta - CH Armitage Jana Hat Trick; Jana Pretty Is As Pretty Does RN.
Dani Rosenberry and James Underwood -?Nim Chimpsky V. Tani Kazari CGC; CH Yarrow's Hi-Tech Dreamweaver; Watermark Back To The Beginning At Eden Hill CGC.
Anne Schettig - Andora Get Off My Cloud at the Honey Tree NAJ.
Amy Sheehan -?Einstein Wolfgang NJP
Jennifer Snyder - Dolly's Little Bit of Faith CD.
Marty Strawmier - Wedgewood Sazbrat Who's That Girl NA.
Wil and Diana Teeter -?Jana's Precious Wildflower CGC; Karefree Jozie Catch Me If You Can CGC.