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Welcome to
RaineDance Australian Shepherds 
ASCA Hall of Fame Kennel #136

We are a small kennel located in Santa Rosa about an hour north of San Francisco, California. We are dedicated to the health and promotion of this versatile, happy breed. I have enjoyed the company of dogs my whole life, but truly the Aussie has captured my heart! Please take a look around, and you will find some fine examples of true Aussie spirit. Beautiful, intelligent, responsive, energetic and FULL of personality, Aussies have what it takes to do ANYTHING.

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Spotlights...in Review
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July 2015 Highlights:

July 2015 
***RaineDance Sugar Rush NA NAJ NF SS***
"Ike"
 
AKC Novice Agility!
Novice Fast!
Ike and  Scott:
4th T2B, 2nd Novice Fast, 1st Place Novice Standard and 2nd Place on his first Open Standard run! woohooo! 6 out of 8 Qs for the weekend! Go boys!

Awesome boys!!!
Ike is littermate to Brach, Ande, Lynyrd and Reese
out of MBIS BISS GCH Baron and Trinket
 
See Baron's Babies

July 2015 
***RaineDance Sugar Rush NAJ SS***
"Ike"
 
Ike and owner/handler Scott are making agility waves! 2nd Place USDAA Novice Standard and Jumpers!
Look out world, this team is just getting their groove!!
Ike is littermate to Brach, Ande, Lynyrd and Reese
out of MBIS BISS GCH Baron and Trinket
 
See Baron's Babies

July 2015 
***CKC CH RaineDance Cruz'n In First
AADC AGDC CGN RSO GSN JSO
***
"Cruz"
 
AAC Advanced Agility !!
Advanced Games !!

Handsome Cruz is at it again!

Big Congrats to his owner/ handler Linda!!!
 CH Cruz is out of CH Parker & CH Jolie
 
See Jolie's Babies

July 2015 
***UKC Altered Best In Show
UKC/ASCA A-CH RaineDance American Classic 
UD RA HSAs NA NAJ HTAD I-s CDX STDds RSN JSN-OP GSN CGC
***
"Hudson"
 
Reserve High in Trial Sheep!
AKC Started Sheep!

Hudson and Megan Sims make their mark on the first day of a 3 day trial!
Day 2 brings another Q on Sheep with a 92! And the last trial 3rd place on Ducks w/97 and another Q and 4th place on Sheep!
Hudson takes FIRST PLACE and RHIT on Sheep and 3rd Place on Ducks!!
GOOOOO Hudson and Megan Sims! Congrats Julie!
A-CH Hudson is littermate to CH Tom,  CH Chloe and Porsche
 out of CH Wyndstar's Street Legal & CH Merry
 
See Merry's Babies


June 2015 Highlights:



Thank you to our Judges Sandy Moore and Rusty Jeffers!
THANK YOU to our trainer Jill Reifschneider!
4 dogs, 8 runs, 8Q's and 4 titles!
I am so proud of these young dogs and green handlers!

June 2015 
RaineDance Mischief In Motion PT
"Tyler" 
AKC PreTrial Test!
Tyler is littermate to Max
out of CH TomxShamu
Thank you Jill for handling Tyler!
RaineDance Kiss of Royalty PT
  "Kate" 
AKC PreTrial Test!
Kate is littermate to Charlotte, Ellie, Hank & Oliver out of CH TomxCapri
RaineDance Mischief to the Max HT
"Max" 
AKC Herding Test!
Max is littermate to Tyler
out of CH TomxShamu

RaineDance Cookies for Everyone PT
RA PT CGC TDI
"Lynyrd" 
AKC PreTrial Test!
Lynyrd is littermate to Ande, Brach,
Reese & Ike,
out of BIS GCH BaronxTrinket

June 2015 
***RaineDance Mischief In Motion***
"Tyler"
 
ASCA Winners Dog!
Winners Dog!!!

Winners Dog!!!
Tyler and Wende make their ASCA debut!! Taking his first 2pts on Saturday. Then Tyler pairs up with
Michael McGuire for TWO  3 Pt MAJORs on Sunday!!
 WOOHOOOO! So sorry I wasn't there to see it!
Can't wait to see this new team in action!
Tyler is littermate to Max, 
 out of CH Tom & Shamu
 
See Tom's Babies

June 2015 
***RaineDance King Oliver***
"Oliver"
 
AKC Canine Good Citizen
!
Handsome Oliver and his owner cross a milestone! Their teamwork is coming along great and they are dabbling in multiple venues and honing their skills. So proud of this new team !!
 Joel and Amy, congrats on Oliver's new title!!
Oliver is littermate to Kate, Charlotte and Hank, 
 out of CH Tom & Capri
 
See Tom's Babies

June 2015 
***CKC CH RaineDance Sports Model
CD RN AGI AGIJ CGN CRN CRNT
ADC RN RSN GSN JSN CTD
***
"Chloe"
 
Q in First Place AAC Started Gambles!! 
You go girls! I love watching you hone your working skills!!
CH Chloe is littermate to CH Tom, ACH Hudson and Porsche
out of HOF GCH Wyndstar Street Legal  & HOF CH Merry
 
See Merry's Babies

June 2015 
***ATCH III ATChC RaineDance Mischief In Frisco
AAC LIFETIME Achievement
***
"Cisco"
 
6th Place AAC Regionals
!
What a pleasure to see these 2 on the podium!!
 Cisco is 10 and a half! They still rock it! Both he and Cruz have qualified for the AAC Nationals!
ATCHIII Cisco is littermate to CH Pearl, 
 out of CH Parker & CH Emma
 
See Emma's Babies


May 2015 Highlights:

May 2015 
***UKC Altered Best In Show
UKC/ASCA A-CH RaineDance American Classic 
UD RA NA NAJ HTAD I-s
CDX STDds RSN JSN-OP GSN CGC
***
"Hudson"
 
ASCA Started Ducks!

Hudson closes out May with an amazing ASCA Stock Trial!! Hudson earns a 2nd Place with an 89/100 and a 4th pl with an 81/100 in Started Ducks! Also trials for the first time in Open Sheep with scores of 96/125 and 103/125! (FEO)
GOOOOO Hudson and Megan Sims! Congrats Julie!
A-CH Hudson is littermate to CH Tom,  CH Chloe and Porsche
 out of CH Wyndstar's Street Legal & CH Merry
 
See Merry's Babies

May 2015 
***CKC CH RaineDance Cruz'n in First   
ADC SGDC CGN RSO GSN JSO
***
"Cruz"
 
USDAA 9th Place Team

"Boy Band" qualifies in DAM Team at the NW USDAA Regional.
Our very first DAM Q! Good boys!

We love agility!!!
 CH Cruz is out of CH Parker & CH Jolie
 
See Jolie's Babies

May 2015 
***RaineDance Hard Candy***
"Brach"
 
AKC Reserve Winners Dog!
Brach and his handler Moira Cornell are at it again,
taking reserve to a 3pt major!

Congratulations and THANK YOU to his owner
Angelyn Scarvaci!

Brach is littermate to Ike, Ande, Lynyrd and Reese
out of MBIS BISS GCH Baron and Trinket
 
See Baron's Babies

May 2015 
***RaineDance Mischief Remembered
RN OA OAJ OF AD GSN-OP RSN JSN
NW1 CGC TDI
***
"Remington"
 
ASCA Altered Winners Dog!
Reserve Winners Dog!
Best of Winners!!
Winners Dog!
Reserve Winners Dog!
Remy is shown by
Megan Sims, Cristina Winemiller and Jeri Wheaton
 in AZ and takes
TWO Altered Majors and TWO Major Reserves!
Congrats Team Rem!
Remington is littermate to CH Sam,  Luna and Flash
 out of CH Parker & CH Merry
 
See Merry's Babies

May 2015 
***CKC CH RaineDance Cruz'n in First
ADC SGDC CGN RSO GSN JSO
***
"Cruz"
 
ASCA Winners Dog!!
Go CRUZIE!! Linda and Cruz, Congratulations!
3 pt MAJOR!
You guys are on a roll!!
 CH Cruz is out of CH Parker & CH Jolie
 
See Jolie's Babies

May 2015 
***RaineDance Hard Candy***
"Brach"
 
AKC Best of Opposite Sex
Winners Dog AND
Best of Winners!
Winners Dog!
Brach and his handler Moira Cornell are at it again,
taking a BOS and a BOW for 2pts!
Congratulations and THANK YOU to his owner
Angelyn Scarvaci!

Brach is littermate to Ike, Ande, Lynyrd and Reese
out of MBIS BISS GCH Baron and Trinket
 
See Baron's Babies

May 2015 
***UKC Altered Best In Show
UKC/ASCA A-CH RaineDance American Classic 
UD RA NA NAJ HTAD I-s
CDX STDs RSN JSN-OP GSN CGC
***
"Hudson"
 

Hudson qualifies in both times on AKC Started Sheep!
With 5th place and a 96 and a 91! In a class of 26!
A-CH Hudson is littermate to CH Tom,  CH Chloe and Porsche
 out of CH Wyndstar's Street Legal & CH Merry
 
See Merry's Babies

May 2015 
***CKC CH RaineDance Sports Model
CD RN AGI AGIJ CGN CRN CRNT ADC RN RSN GSN JSN CTD
***
"Chloe"
 
CKC Companion Dog!
Congratulations Girls!! I couldn't be prouder of this team!
CH Chloe is littermate to CH Tom, ACH Hudson and Porsche
out of HOF GCH Wyndstar Street Legal  & HOF CH Merry
 
See Merry's Babies

Highlights of 2014:
RaineDance Australian Shepherds becomes ASCA Hall of Fame kennel #136 and CH Merry is HOF Dam #434

The Boys:
*UKC BIS UKC Ch ASCA ATCH IV Bryce
earns ASCA ATCH IV and rocks the ASCA Natl's in Texas. The first RD dog to qualify in MVA, he also placed #10 in the Agility Finals and qualified on both stock. He completed all 3 AKC Excellent agility titles and his AHBA Jr Herding Dog title.  Bryce is ranked #4 in AKC Fast Excellent for 2014 by USASA
*UKC A-BIS/UKC/ASCA A-Ch Hudson
still shines as truly a jack of all trades. He finished 8 titles including 5 herding titles, 2 agility titles and one obedience title.
*ATCh-C ATCH III Cisco At almost 10, completes his 4th Agility CH, takes High in Trial and 4th place at the AAC Regionals.
*CKC Ch Cruz
finishes 5 agility titles and takes a ribbon in 3 out of 5 ASCA conformation shows, winning his first ASCA major win.
*ASCA Ch Tom takes 2 majors to finish his ASCA CH. Also showing in AKC in earnest and takes his 1st major at the USASA Specialty.
* Brach
begins his show career and earns multiple wins in both ASCA and AKC, handled by Moira Cornell.
* Flash earns his ASCA TDX and 2 Open Agility titles

And Finally:
*AKC ROMXII MBIS BISS GCH ASCA CH Baron leaves a legacy of beauty and brains. 
Baron's Daughter Veritas Sexy & I Know it "Wiggle"
1st Place Open RM USASA Nat'ls, takes an AKC G2 from the classes and finishes her ASCA CH in style w/3 5pt majors and 3 5pt major reserves. Wiggle finishes the year with multiple ASCA BOBs.
Baron's daughter Tilogy's Put it in Writing "Paige" finishes her AKC CH with multiple BOB from the classes and multiple BOS. She continues to rack up GCH points with multiple Group placements. She also earns multiple BOW and a BOS in ASCA well on her way to CH.
And he leaves one of his last litters to "Blue Sky" Aussies,
and these young dogs: Austin, Lily, Prose, Maui, Icy and Tyke already in the ribbons in multiple conformation venues. CKC Multi Puppy Group placements and CH pts, AKC Best in Puppy Match, BOB, and multiple ASCA BOBPs.

The Girls:
*Trinket
continues her herding streak with her handler/trainer Megan Sims of PSR. Earning 7 new herding titles including High in Trial. Leaving her 3 Qs from her ASCA WTCH.
*CKC Ch Chloe completes 7 new titles in multiple venues. 4 Rally, 1 Obedience w/High in Trial, and 2 agility.
*Charlotte wins multiple ASCA BOBPs and goes right on to win an ASCA major reserve and BOW for 5pt major
*Luna
is ranked #6 in AKC Novice A obedience for 2014 by USASA
*ATCh-C ATCH III Biscuit
At 11.5 complete her ASCA Novice Rally title

And Finally:
*AKC ROMXII CH ASCA HOF CH Merry 
leaves her many talented children to carry on. Her son Tom, her daughter Jolie, and her grand daughter Shamu will continue her legacy of beauty and kindness here, and her wonderful grandchildren out of Tom's 2 litters will continue her legacy with gusto across the northwest. 


 
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