WINS REGION 1
REPEATS RUNNER-UP WIN
2016 Region 1 Amateur Horseback Shooting Dog Championship winners Calico's Cowboy Casanova, left, owned by Calico Kennels, Alex and Tiffani Smith and Bill and Muriel Primm, handled by Alex Smith, and Runner-Up Ch. Sugarknoll Warpaint, owned by Allen Linder and Pete Del Collo, handled by Brian Sanchez. Judges were Pat Casey, second from left, and Mitch Swierczynski, second from right.
EAST WINDSOR, Conn. -- Calico's Cowboy Casanova, owned by Calico Kennels, Alex and Tiffani Smith and Bill and Muriel Primm, and handled by Alex Smith, has been named winner of the Region 1 Amateur Shooting Dog Championship held Oct. 15-16, 2016, at Flaherty Field Trial Area. Alex Smith won the event last year with Calico's Touch of Class.
Last year's runner-up Sugarknoll Warpaint repeated his runner-up win this this year. He is owned by Allen Linder and Pete Del Collo and handled by Brian Sanchez.
24 dogs were drawn for the event. Judges were Pat Casey of South Hill, Va., and Mitch Swierczynski of Griswold, Conn.