Portuguese Water Dogs and Rhodesian Ridgebacks

GCH Surfari’s Restless Heart of Rustyco CGC AOM

WS38865401 DOB: 10/13/2011 (Spayed) Pedigree

CHIC: 94116

A CHIC number is given by the Canine Health Information Center. CHIC is jointly sponsored by the AKC/Canine Health Foundation (AKC/CHF) and the Orthopedic Foundation for Animals (OFA). It signifies that all required breed health testing has been done.

ECR CLEAR (2/2018)
JDCM: Normal

Abbie at SCPWDC

Abbie took Select Bitch at the Southern California PWD Club Regional Specialty on May 26, 2016 under Judge Joyce Vanek. Many thanks to Judge Vanek and the SCPWD Club for a great day!


Abbie NOHS BIS Number Two!

Abbie and Mike took home another National Owner-Handled Best in Show at the Santa Clara Valley Kennel Club! Many thanks to judges Susan Catlin (Breed and NOHS Group) and Sam Houston McDonald (NOHS BIS). It was an especially fun day as Abbie’s son Shadow also took Best of Winners under Judge Catlin. (February, 2015)



Mike and Abbie finished 2015 at the Antioch shows and brought home a Owner-Handled Best In Show on Saturday, December 12! Many thanks to Judges Ole Nielson (Breed), Cathy De La Garza (OH Working Group) and Raymond Filburn (OH BIS). What a thrill for us! (December, 2015)


Abbie in her new lion clip! (December, 2015)


Abbie earned Select Bitch at the PWDCNC Regional Specialty on Nov. 6, 2015 under Judge Debra Thornton. Great job Abbie!


Abbie finishes the 2014-2015 AKC National Owner-Handled Series year at #5 with limited showing. (November, 2015)

This earned Abbie and Mike an invite to the Eukanuba National Owner-Handled Championship in Florida in December!

Abbie New Grand Champion! Bonanza KC, Sept. 27, 2015

Abbie earned back-to-back Bests of Opposite Sex under Judges Joyce Vanek (PWD Breeder Judge), and Marcie S. Dobkin!

Abbie New Champion! Lost Coast KC, June 26, 2015

Special thanks for Amy Rutherford for handling Abbie! WB/BW/BOS under Judge Vincent Grosso.

Winner’s Bitch, PWDCA National Specialty, Sept. 11, 2013!

Thanks to Judge Beverly Capstick. Total entry of 99 bitches.
Top Photo Credit: Nancy Gaff. Bottom Photo Credit: Julie Bailey

Abbie earned a 5 Point major! What a huge thrill for us! Owner-handled as always, by Mike.

Mensona KC

WB/BOW/BBBE/BBBE Group 2. August 24, 2013. Breed Judge Sharon Krogh

Sierra-Tuolomne KC

WB/BW/BOS under Judge Mary Anne Brocious. July 21, 2013

Lost Coast KC

Abbie earned two more points at the Lost Coast Shows, June 27-29. WB/BW/BOS on Saturday under Judge Donna Buxton, and WB/BOS on Sunday under Judge Vince Mulligan. Great job, Abbie!

Santa Cruz KC

Abbie earned WB/BW/BBBE/BBBE Group 2 under Judge Ms. Janet Sinclair, Sunday, May 12, 2013.

Oakland Kennel Club

Abbie earned her first point! Judge Pamela Winter awarded Abbie Winners Bitch Sunday, March 24, 2013!

Abbie was in a commercial for Sungevity Solar, playing Bo Obama! Here she is, sporting her pretty new retriever clip! (January 2013)

Abbie at the PWDCA 2012

Abbie and Lynn earned Third Place in the 9-12 Puppy Bitch Futurity! Thanks to Judge Liz Volz for recognizing our Abbie Babbie!


Abbie at the 2012 PWDCA Specialty in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin. Futurity Judge Ms. Liz Voltz.

Abbie loves to jump and catch things! She is the acrobat of the litter. She is also a great swimmer.