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Cruisin
Cavalier King Charles Spaniels

Wendell & Cindi Rackler
Oklahoma, USA
580-704-2445

Est. 2005

AKC GCH Cruisin Minnie Mouse

AKC CH Cruisin Minnie Mouse

Minnie

Call Name: Minnie Mouse

Gender: Female

Color: Black and Tan

DOB: December 5, 2008

 

CHIC Certified

 

Spayed and retired from breeding


Minnie's Photo Gallery

Minnie Mouse at 8 weeks of age
Minnie Mouse at 8 weeks of age
Minnie Mouse at 18 months of age
Minnie Mouse at 3 1/2 years of age

In The Press

Minnie's 2010 CKCSC, USA Yearbook Ad
CKCSC, USA 2010 Yearbook Ad
Minnie's 2011 CKCSC, USA Yearbook Ad
CKCSC, USA 2011 Yearbook Ad
Minnie's 2012 CKCSC, USA Yearbook Ad
CKCSC, USA 2012 Yearbook Ad
CKCSC-NT Specialty Ad Sept 2013
CKCSC of North Texas Specialty Show Ad September 2013

Accomplishments In The Show Ring

"The dog you bring home from the show is the same dog you took -- she didn't get better because she won, and she didn't get worse because she lost!"

Dog Bone

Minnie Showing
October 17, 2009
Minnie Showing
November 13, 2009
Minnie Showing
May 9, 2010
Minnie Showing
May 22, 2010
Minnie Showing
September 19, 2010
Minnie Showing
October 23, 2010
Minnie Showing
November 19, 2010
Minnie Showing
July 1, 2011
Minnie Showing
July 12, 2012
Minnie Showing
September 2, 2012
Minnie Showing
October 12, 2012
Earned AKC Championship Title
AKC CH Title
October 12, 2012
Minnie Showing
October 13, 2012
Minnie Showing
June 21, 2013
Minnie Showing
March 30, 2014
Minnie New Grand Champion
March 30, 2014

October 17, 2009 * Lawton, Oklahoma * WB & OS for 1 pt
Judge: Ms. Kathy Bucher Sawyer


November 12, 2009 * Chickasha, Oklahoma * Reserve Winner
Judge: Mr. Kenneth E Berg


November 13, 2009 * Chickasha, Oklahoma * WB & OS for 1 pt

Judge: Mr. Kent H Delaney


May 8, 2010 * Big Spring, Texas * WB, BB & BBP for 1 pt

Judge: Mr. Charles E Trotter


May 9, 2010 * Big Spring, Texas * WB & BB for 1 pt

Judge: Mrs. Carolyn A Herbel


May 22, 2010 * Central Oklahoma Toy Dog Club * WB & OS for 1 pt
Judge: Dr. Daniel W Dowling
(Note: OS over a "Special" ranked 14th at this time)

July 23, 2010 * CKCSC in St. Louis, MO * Spl Lmt B/T * 1st place
Judge: Mrs. Tracy Jackson of Amantra Cavaliers, United Kingdom
Critique: Sound B/T, moved very well both ways holding an excellent topline. Lovely silky soft clean coat. Nice round eyes and well used ears.


July 24, 2010 * CKCSC in St. Louis, MO * Spl Lmt B/T * 2nd place
Judge: Mrs. Brenda Martz of Brookhaven Cavaliers, USA
Critique: Quality black and tan girl with nice coat and groomed to perfection. She moved well going around the ring.


July 25, 2010 * CKCSC in St. Louis, MO * Spl Lmt B/T * 2nd place
Judge: Mr. Geoffrey Porter of Ringcreevy Cavaliers, Ireland
Critique: This was also a very sweet headed girl with lots to admire, again a very good topline and pleasing all round angulation, lots of well presented coat with a good sheen to it. Another who was not putting all in on the move but could easily change places with 1 on another day.

September 19, 2010 * Dallas-Ft Woth Toy Dog Club * Reserve to a 5 pt major
Judge: Ms. Sandra Goose Allen


October 15, 2010 * CKCSC Nationals in Mason, OH * Best B/T in Specialty Show
Judge: Mr. David Frederick of Twickenham Cavaliers


October 16, 2010 * CKCSC Nationals in Mason, OH * Spl Lmt B/T * 2nd place
Judge: Mr. Ted Eubank of Pinecrest Cavaliers
Critique: Very similar to the first, this girl also has a pleasing face. Nice coat well groomed. A bit longer in loin than number 1.


October 17, 2010 * CKCSC Nationals in Mason, OH * Spl Lmt B/T * 2nd place
Judge: Mr. Robert Lamont of Moorfields Cavaliers, England
Critique: Black & Tan with rich tan highlights, nice dark eyes and good overall type, good front & rear angulation, shown in nice coat and condition, showed and moved happily and confidently.


October 23, 2010 * Lawton, Oklahoma * WB for 1 pt
Judge: Dr. Steve Keating


November 19, 2010 * Chickasha, Oklahoma * WB & BW 2 pts
Judge: Mrs. Loraine Boutwell

April 14, 2011 * Grove, Oklahoma * Reserve
Judge: Mr. Houston Clark

May 20, 2011 * CKCSC in Atlanta, Georgia * Best B/T Bitch in Specialty Show
Judge: Mrs. Norma Ingliss, Craigowl Cavaliers, Scotland
Critique: This bitch has a great expression and her face is certainly her fortune. Condition was A1 with faultless presentation. Bigger and longer than my ideal but she had a look of quality in her head that clinched her place.

May 21, 2011 * CKCSC in Atlanta, Georgia * Best B/T Bitch in Specialty Show
Judge: Mrs. Pat Lander, Jayba Cavaliers, Georgia, USA
Critique: Lovely face, beautifully presented, nicely made larger girl

May 22, 2011 * CKCSC in Atlanta, Georgia * Best B/T Bitch in Specialty Show
Judge: Mr. David Moger, Gayholo Cavaliers, England
Critique: Good rich tan and good length of coat. Looked good on the move.

July 1, 2011 * Oklahoma City, Oklahoma * Reserve to a 4 pt major
Judge: Mrs. Keke Kahn

February 24, 2012 * CKCSC in Dallas, Texas * Spl Lmt B/T * 2nd place (4 total)
Judge: Mr. Peter Towse of Miletree Cavaliers, United Kingdom
Critique: Another outstanding female, half sister to winner. Good size & balance. Dark eyes and full ears giving a sweet expression. Another big coat of straight silky raven black and rich tan. Coat just a bit sparse on the tail.

February 25, 2012 * CKCSC in Dallas, Texas * Spl Lmt B/T * 2nd place (4 total)
Judge: Mr. Brian Rix of Ricksbury Cavaliers, United Kingdom
Critique: Another nice bitch. Unfortunately out of coat today having just returned to the ring after maternal duties.

February 26, 2012 * CKCSC in Dallas, Texas * Spl Lmt B/T * 2nd place (5 total)
Judge: Mrs. Elaine Waddington of Spindlepoint Cavaliers, United Kingdom
Critique: This bitch had great neck and shoulders, level topline and good drive and a lovely head but unfortunately was completely out of coat, liked her alot and when she gets her coat back could do a lot of winning.

May 11, 2012 * CKCSC in Atlanta, Georgia * Spl Lmt B/T * 2nd place
Judge: Mr. Rick Aldous of Aranel Cavaliers, England
Critique: Close up to 1st. Slightly fuller head with sweet face and large round dark eyes. Well angled all through and a decent mover with level back & tail. Just a bit longer than 1st.

May 12, 2012 * CKCSC in Atlanta, Georgia * Spl Lmt B/T * 2nd place
Judge: Mrs. Ann Moffatt of Milkeyn Cavaliers, England
Critique: Black & Tan bitch with rich tan markings, nice head, good eye and ear placements, well balanced throughout, carrying a bit of weight over the shoulders.

May 13, 2012 * CKCSC in Atlanta, Georgia * Best B/T Bitch in Specialty Show
Judge: Mrs. Heidi Mohn of Covington Cavaliers in Washington, USA
Critique: A well bodied black & tan that could use more layback of shoulder. Long neck and good topline and tailset.

May 20, 2012 * Central Oklahoma Toy Dog Club * Reserve
Judge: Mr. Joseph F Joly III

July 12, 2012 * San Antonio, Texas * WB & OS for 2 pts
Judge: Mr. Fred C Bassett

July 27, 2012 * CKCSC in Louisville, Kentucky * Spl Lmt B/T * 4th place (6 total)
Judge: Mrs. Veronica Hull of Telvara Cavaliers, United Kingdom
Critique: Presented in gleaming condition with lovely clear tans, but longer in the back and not as balanced in proportions as those placed 1st and 2nd.

July 28, 2012 * CKCSC in Louisville, Kentucky * 1st in class for 2 pts &
Best B/T Bitch in Specialty Show
Judge: Mrs. Di Fry of Amantra Cavaliers, United Kingdom
Critique: 3 1/2 year old lovely shape. Good neck and shoulder placement, level topline, correct tail. Sweet head with rich tans. Moved soundly.

September 2, 2012 * Georgetown, Illinois * WB & BW for 3 pt major
Judge: Mrs. Delores Burkholder

October 12, 2012 * Los Lunas, New Mexico * WB for 3 pt major & Group 3rd in Bred-by
Judge: Mrs. Tomas (Alane L) Gomez
New AKC Champion

October 13, 2012 * Los Lunas, NM * WB, BW, OS for a 3 pt major + over 1 bitch spl
Judge: Mrs. Pamela B Peat
(Note: Concensus amongst the other exhibitors was for me to leave Minnie in the classes versus moving up to breed in order to maintain the major. Moving up to breed tomorrow)
Breed Point Total = 20

October 14, 2012 * Los Lunas, NM * Select Bitch for a 3 pt major + over 1 bitch spl
Judge: Dr. Anthony D Dinardo
Grand Champion Point Total = 3 points with 1 major and has defeated 1 bitch special

November 15, 16, 17, 18, 2012 * Chickasha, Oklahoma * Select Bitch for 1 pt each day for 4 pts total
Judges: Mr. Charles E Robinson, Mrs Cindy Vogels, Mr Charles C Scott, Mr Troy Clifford Dargin
Grand Champion Point Total = 7 points with 1 major and has defeated 1 bitch special

April 19, 2013 * CKCSC in St. Louis, Missouri * Bred-By * 4th place
Judge: Judy Wright of Yockley Cavaliers, United Kingdom
Critique: This bitch is nice, but she looked large against the others. Shown in terrific coat and looking like a picture. She moved well.

April 20, 2013 * CKCSC in St. Louis, Missouri * Best B/T Bitch & Best B/T in Show
Judge: Ted Eubank of Pinecrest Cavaliers in Texas, USA
Critique: This black and tan has great bone and shape. She moves strongly, marked correctly and her nice coat was groomed beautifully.

April 21, 2013 * CKCSC in St. Louis, Missouri * Bred-By * 3rd place
Judge: Valerie Harvey of Rivermoor Cavaliers, United Kingdom
Critique: Lovely coat & bright tan, good shape head & conformation, larger than I like.

May 10, 2013 * CKCSC in Atlanta, GA * Bred-By * 3rd place
Judge: Mr. Ian Willey, Penemma Cavaliers, England
Critique: Larger B/T. Feminine head with large round eyes. Good ear feathering. A very nice shape. Level topline and tail set. Rich tan markings, moved with drive.

May 18, 2013 * OKC Toy Dog Show * Select Bitch for 1 point + over 1 bitch special
Judge: Ms. Carmen D Blankenship
Grand Champion Point Total = 8 points with 1 major & has defeated 2 bitch specials

June 20, 2013 * Oklahoma City, Oklahoma * Select Bitch for 3 pt major over 4 bitch spls
Judge: Dr. Steve Keating
Grand Champion Point Total = 11 ponts with 2 majors & has defeated 4 bitch specials

June 21, 2013 * Oklahoma City, Oklahoma * OH & OS for 4 pt major over 4 bitch spls
Judge: Dr. John V Ioia
OH stands for Owner Handler Series
Grand Champion Point Total = 15 points with 3 majors & has defeated 4 bitch specials
Breed Point Total = 37

February 15, 2014 * CKCSC in Texas * Spl Lmt B/T * 1st Place + Best B/T Bitch in Show
Judge: Mr. Ted Rogerson, Rabymar Cavaliers, United Kingdom
Critique: Pretty girl not overdone in the head, correct stop, dark eyes and well pigmented nose, well cushioned face, good width of scull, lovely long ears, solid body, excellent topline, moved with drive.

March 1, 2014 * Wichita Falls, Texas * OS for 1 point
Judge: Mrs. Nancy Smith Hafner
Grand Champion Point Total = 16 points with 3 majors & has defeated 4 bitch specials
Breed Point Total = 39

March 7, 2014 * San Antonio, Texas * Select Bitch for a 3 pt major
Judge: Ms. Doris Cozart
Grand Champion Point Total = 19 points with 4 majors & has defeated 4 bitch specials
Breed Point Total = 39

March 8, 2014 * San Antonio, Texas * Select Bitch for a 3 pt major
Judge: Mr. Norman B Kenney
Grand Champion Point Total = 22 points with 5 majors & has defeated 4 bitch specials
Breed Point Total = 39

March 9, 2014 * San Antonio, Texas * Select Bitch for 2 points
Judge: Mrs. Loraine Boutwell
Grand Champion Point Total = 24 points with 5 majors & has defeated 4 bitch specials
Breed Point Total = 39

March 30, 2014 * Claremore, Oklahoma * OS for 2 points + New Grand Champion
Judge: Mr. Edd Embry Bivin
Grand Champion Point Total = 26 points with 5 majors and defeated 4 bitch specials
Breed Point Total = 44

April 11, 2014 * CKCSC Chicago, Illinois * Spl Lmt B/T * 2nd place
Judge: Anne Eckersley, Chadwick Cavaliers, USA
Critique: Attractive head on this bitch, but not the expression on one. Chunky bitch. Moved reasonably well.

April 12, 2014 * CKCSC Chicago, Illinois * Spl Lmt B/T * 2nd place
Judge: Mr. Norman (Eddie) Edwards, Delhaze Cavaliers, UK
Critique: Pretty girl. Round dark eyes and good pigment. Excellent topline which she held on the move. Well presented, just preferred the head of 1.


Videos taken in the Show Ring

October 13, 2012 * Minnie wins her class at the Los Lunas, New Mexico Dog Show
Judge: Mrs. Pamela B Peat

October 13, 2012 * Minnie continues on to win WB, BW & OS at the same dog show
in Los Lunas, New Mexico
Judge: Mrs. Pamela B Peat

BB = GCH Miletree Northern Star At Shirmont
WB, BW, & OS = Cruisin Minnie Mouse
WD = Cherub's Night Train To Memphis
Select Dog = CH Castlekeep Paloma By Jove
Select Bitch = CH Mayfield Mia Lilly Estancia


Best Black & Tan Bitch In Show

May 20 - 22, 2011

Minnie Mouse wins Best Black & Tan Bitch In Show

May 21, 2011 Best Black & Tan Bitch In Show
Judge: Mrs. Pat Lander of Jayba Cavaliers, USA
CKCSC, USA Atlanta Specialty Show

Cruisin Minnie Mouse
May 20, 2011
Cruisin Minnie Mouse
May 22, 2011

Best Black & Tan Bitch In Show

July 28, 2012

Cruisin Minnie Mouse

July 28, 2012 Best Black & Tan Bitch In Show
Judge: Mrs. Di Fry of Amantra Cavaliers, United Kingdom
CKCSC, USA Louisville, Kentucky Specialty Show


Best Black & Tan In Show

April 20, 2013

Cruisin Minnie Mouse

April 20, 2013 Best Black & Tan In Show
Judge: Mr. Ted Eubank of Pinecrest Cavaliers, United States
CKCSC, USA St. Louis, Missouri Specialty Show


Best Black & Tan Bitch In Show

February 15, 2014

Cruisin Minnie Mouse

Best Black & Tan Bitch In Show
Judge: Mr. Ted Rogerson of Rabymar Cavaliers, United Kingdom


CKCSC, USA Lewisville, Texas Specialty Show, February 15, 2014

Minnie's son, Mickey, joined us for the photo since Mr. Rogerson owns Mickey's grandsire along with several other Rabymar ancestors behind our Cruisin Mickey Mouse.


Ring & Movement Photos

Cruisin Minnie Mouse
Ring Photo taken September 18, 2010
Dallas-Fort Worth Toy Dog Club Show

 

Cruisin Minnie Mouse
Ring Photo taken on October 17, 2010
Judge: Mr. Robert Lamont
Moorfields Cavaliers, England
CKCSC, USA National Specialty Show
Cruisin Minnie Mouse
Ring Photo taken May 21, 2011
Judge: Mrs. Pat Lander of Jayba Cavaliers, USA
CKCSC, USA Atlanta Show
Cruisin Minnie Mouse
Ring Photo taken on May 20, 2011
CKCSC, USA Atlanta Specialty Show
Cruisin Minnie Mouse
Photo taken May 20, 2011
Judge: Mrs. Norma Ingliss
Craigowl, Scotland
CKCSC, Atlanta Show

Before & After Showing

Before the show
Before
After the show
After
These photos were taken by my Mom. My Mom went to her first CKCSC, USA dog show with me April 20-22, 2011 in Atlanta, Georgia. She has been going to shows with me ever since.

Minnie's Sister

AKC CH Mayfield Diva at CrystalRidge

AKC CH Mayfield Diva at CrystalRidge
Diva is owned by Reita Swinney & Marilyn Mayfield.

AKC CH Mayfield Diva at CrystalRidge
Minnie on her 8th Birthday...still looking glamorous!!

Pedigree

Parents
Grandparents
3rd Generation

Sire

BISS AKC CAN CH Campanards Mr Sweden at Vesta ROM ("Emil")(CHIC)(Ruby Cavalier) (#5 Cavalier 2007 & #1 Wholecolor 2007) (Sired 27 CH offspring)(Heart Clear 8 yrs OFA)(Lived 10yrs & 10 months)

Additional information below

FIN CH Oak's Edward
(Ruby Cavalier)(Born 1996) ("Dani")
(Heart Clear 11 yrs)

FIN CH Sorata Addonis
(Black & Tan Cavalier)
(1996- 2009)(Heart clear 11 yrs)

Addonis
Oak's You're My Flame
(Ruby Cavalier)(Born 1995)

NOR CH Campanards Purple Rose (Top Winning Cavalier in Sweden 1999)(Ruby Cavalier)(Born 1996)(Heart clear 8 yrs)

SU CH Campanards Nugget
(Black & Tan Cavalier)(Born 1989)
(Heart clear 9 yr)

Nugget

NOR CH Campanards Ginnie
(Ruby Cavalier)(1994-2006) ("Ginnie")
(Heart clear 9 yrs)

Dam

Mayfield Magic Eclipse
("Star")(Black & Tan Cavalier) (CHIC)
(Produced 2 CH offspring)

Star

Click photo for more info

BISS AKC CH Harana Ted Baker ("Baker")(CHIC)(Black & Tan Cavalier)
(Born 2004)(Heart Clear 6 yrs OFA)

Baker

ENG CH Harana Starman
("Bowie")(Black & Tan Cavalier)(Top Black & Tan in Europe 2003-2005)(Lived 9 yrs)

Bowie

Harana Jean Muir
(Black & Tan Cavalier)(Born 1998)
(Crufts' BOS Winner)

Jean

Mayfield's Ebony Star
("Jenna")(CHIC)(Black & Tan Cavalier)

Jenna

BIS AKC CH Turretbank Samson ROM ("Samson")(Ruby Cavalier)(Born 1999)
(#5 Cavalier 2003 & 2004) (Award of Merit winner @ Westminster 2007) (Sired 11 CH offspring)(Lived 11 years)

Samson

AKC CH Mayfield's Stella Star
("Stella")(Tri-Color Cavalier) (Born 1999) (Produced 4 CH offspring)

Stella

CHIC Certified

We want to elaborate on Minnie's sire, Emil. Emil has become the first whole color ROM in the United States
along with his other numerous titles and accomplishments.

BISS AKC CAN CH Campanards Mr Sweden at Vesta ROM


BISS AKC CAN CH Campanards Mr Sweden at Vesta
ROM

Call Name: Emil
Gender: Male
Color: Ruby
Lived: June 2, 2002 - March 31, 2013
Owners: Sandra Jones-Schauble & Jack Schauble &
Kim and Mark Baillee

Awards & Accomplishments

Emil has produced 25 champions with many more pointed
AKC Champion at 18 months of age
Canadian Champion
Hundreds of Best of Breeds
Over 20 Toy Group placements
Four Toy Group firsts
2004 Award of Merit, CKCS Club of Puget Sound
2007 First Place Stud Dog (based on quality of get),
2007 Award of Merit, ACKCS, Inc. National Specialty Show
2007 Ended year as #5 CKCS and #1 whole color
Nationally ranked by the American Kennel Club
2008 Award of Merit, Westminster Kennel Club
Invited to Eukanuba and Crufts (but did not show)


Next Generation

Minnie has produced 1 Champion offspring: AKC CH Cruisin Mickey Mouse out of her 2nd litter shown below.

Minnie has given us four lovely litters.
1st Litter

1st Litter: 4 B/T Boys, 1 B/T Girl and
1 Ruby Girl

Sire: AKC CH Nottinghill Belize

Cruisin Diamond N De Ruff resides in a show home in South Carolina

The remaining puppies reside in loving companion homes.

2nd Litter

2nd Litter: 1 B/T Boy, 1 B/T Girl and 2 Ruby Girls

Sire: CKCSC AKC GCH Turretbank Beaujolais

AKC CH Cruisin Mickey Mouse &
Cruisin Ariel De Lil Mermaid
resides with us at Cruisin Cavaliers.

Cruisin Miss Mary Poppins resides with my daughter, Brittany Douglas.

Cruisin Sofia is owned and resides with
Mary Morris of Mokido Cavaliers in Texas.

3rd Litter

3rd Litter: 1 Ruby girl, 4 Ruby boys, 2 Black and Tan boys

We kept a ruby boy: Cruisin Walt Disney

and the ruby girl: Cruisin Cinderella Story

The remaining puppies reside in loving companion homes.

Sire: BISS CKCSC CAN AKC GCH Orchard Hill Shirmont Back Talk, JW

4th Litter

4th Litter: 1 Ruby girl, 2 Ruby boys, 1 Black and Tan girl

We kept 1 ruby boy: Cruisin Mighty Mouse and the ruby girl: Cruisin Lady And De Tramp

The remaining puppies reside in loving companion homes.

Sire: CKCSC CH Darane Hellboy, JW


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