December 2007
Talea (RBIS MBPIS Can Ch Strider n Leinenstones Katalea) won Best of Breed at both the St Cloud and St Paul shows in Minnesota.

  
   

 

October 2007
Am BPIS Can Ch Striders Trick Daddy (Trick) won a Group 3rd and a Group 4th, and daughter Akasha (Striders Dark Trick) won a Best Puppy in Group at the Fort Garry Kennel Club show. Congrats!

Siblings Talea (RBIS MBPIS Can Ch Strider n Leinenstones Katalea) and Myke (Can Ch Striders Spiked On Leinenstone) can now add Am Ch to their names... each picking up 4 point majors to finish their American championships. Myke completed his title earning a 3, 4 & 5 point major and Talea finished with her 2 majors & 21 points in total. Congrats!

  
        
Above - Trick, Akasha, Myke, Talea
Also in October, BPIS Can Ch Strider N Citnaltas Divine Miss M (Marley) won Best of Breed at the GDCC Eastern Division Booster, and went on to win a Group 2nd and a RBPIS! Congrats!


 

September 2007
We were honored to be the receipients of the Great Dane Club of Canada's Breeder of Year award for 2006! As well, RBIS MBPIS Can Ch Strider n Leinenstones Katalea was named the GDCC's Blue Ribbon Puppy of the Year, and Can Ch Striders Born Ready was named the Association of Great Dane Fancier's Puppy of the Year! Congrats to Talea and owners Renee & Lori, and to Shiloh and owner Frank!

  
   
Talea and Shiloh
On the east coast, Tracy Prendergast's lovely girl Marley (Strider N Citnalta's Divine Miss M) had a wonderful weekend, with Marley taking a Best of Breed, 2 Group 3rds, 2 Best Puppy in Group, and a Best Puppy in Show!


 

August 2007
Trick (BPIS Can Ch Striders Trick Daddy)completed his American championship in 3 shows with 4 majors, the last being
a 5 point major over 38 danes in Minneapolis... what a great way to end the summer!

Also at the Heart of Minneapolis specialty, Can Ch Striders Spiked on Leinenstone "Myke" won Winners Dog for a 5 pt Major and sister Talea
(RBIS BPIS Can Ch Strider N Leinenstones Katalea) won Winners Bitch over the weekend as well.
 
    


Shiloh,(
Can Ch Striders Born Ready) has had a busy summer, with 7 Group placements, including a Group 1st at a PEI show and
3 Group 4ths at the Chicoutimi show. Brother Trick (BPIS Can Ch Striders Trick Daddy) recently won a Group 2 and Group 4th at the MCA show in Winnipeg. Congrats to the boys!

  
   


 

July 2007
A busy month all over the place!
- Trick,(
BPIS Can Ch Striders Trick Daddy ) won a Group 2nd and Group 3rd at the Portage Kennel Club show in Manitoba
- Trick's brother Hawk (Am Can Ch Striders Night Hawk) won a Best of Breed and a Group 1st in Duluth Minnesota
- Siblings Myke (Can Ch Striders Spiked on Leinenstone) and
- Talea (RBIS BPIS Can Ch Strider N Leinenstones Katalea) won a Grp 2 in Kenora, also showed in Duluth, picking up WD and WB wins
- Tuesday (Striders Ruby Tuesday V Drogheda) won WB in San Antonio Texas
- Marley (Strider N Citnaltas Divine Miss M) went to her first sanction match and won a Group 1st in PEI Canada,
- Bronte (Can Ch Citnalta's Classically Strider) won a Best of Breed also in PEI Canada.
- Pusu (Fin Ch Citnaltas N Striders Promise Kept) completed her Finnish championship with her 3rd CAC at just over 2 years of age
Congrats to Hawk, Myke, Talea, Tuesday, Marley, Bronte, Pusu and their owners from us!!

  
      
       
Top row, L-R: Trick, Hawk, Myke, Talea, Tuesday
Bottom row, L-R: Marley, Bronte, Pusu


 

June 2007
BPIS Can Ch Striders Trick Daddy (Trick) won two Group 1sts and a Group 3rd at the Regina Kennel Club show.

  
   


 

June 2007
BPIS Can Ch Striders Trick Daddy (Trick) and sister Raven (Can Ch Striders Raven Fantasy) travelled stateside to the Fargo Moorhead All Breed Show. Trick won his AOC class all three days with 2 4pt majors and a Reserve to the Major. Raven was the only uncropped dane in the show and won her AOC class 2 days as well as Reserve Winners to the major on the first day. Congrats to them both!

          

 

 

May 2007
BPIS Can Ch Striders Trick Daddy (Trick) picked up two Group 1sts and a Group 2nd over the three day Fort Garry Kennel Club show!

    


 

April 2007
A huge congrats to Shiloh (Can Ch Striders Born Ready) and dad Frank on their big win... Shiloh won 1st in the Working Group at the The Eleventh Annual 'Nickel Classic' in Sudbury Ontario! Way to go Frank and Shiloh!


 

April 2007
A big congrats to Talea
RBIS MBPIS Can Ch Strider N Leinenstones Katalea on her wonderful Group wins - Talea picked up a Group 4th and two Group 2nds over a three day show in Winnipeg!



 

April 2007
4 Generations to celebrate!



 

April 2007
Add 'Model Extrodinaire' to the resumes of Trick, Kat, Myke and Talea! We were thrilled to have four of our danes were featured at the Nygard Spring Fashion Show recently. The danes took it all in 'stride, accompanying models down the catwalk. The lights, flashes and audience didn't faze our crew and the event was alot of fun!

  
Above : Clips from the Winnipeg Sun

 

March 2007
Happy Birthday Jamocha!! Can Ch Striders Jamocha Khan turned 8 years old and lives life to the fullest! Jammy is our dear sweet soul, so gentle and friendly. He still loves his daily runs with grandson Tito.

  

February 2007
Congrats to Talea RBIS MBPIS Can Ch Strider N Leinenstones Katalea on her Group 1st win at the Northwinds show in Winnipeg!



 

February 2007
We're excited to announce that our beautiful Sky (BPIS Can Ch Striders Kiss The Sky) was with limited showing, the Number 1 Great Dane Bitch in Canada for 2006 and to Shiloh (Can Ch Striders Born Ready) who was #5 Great Dane in Canada overall. Congrats kids!

    
Left and center: Sky, right: Shiloh

 

February 2007
The show career for siblings Myke and Talea is off to a fantastic start... Myke (Striders Spiked On Leinenstone) recently picked up a Best Puppy in Group, owner handled by Lori...

Talea set her sights higher, finishing her Canadian Championship with multiple Best Puppy In Show wins, a Group 2 and a Reserve Best in Show! Princess Talea now prefers to be addressed as RBIS MBPIS Can Ch Strider N Leinenstones Katalea :-)
    


 

January 2007

Myke (Striders Spiked on Leinenstone), pictured left, and Talea (Strider N Leinenstones Katalea) picked up their first US Majors in January... Congrats!

Belated but sincere Happy Birthday wishes to some wonderful old danes!
Siblings BIS BPIS BPISS Can Ch Striders Rising Sun, Can Ch Striders Oh La La, and Int'l Ch Striders Calisto Dice all
turned 9 years in December.
      
Left, Phoenix patrolling the Drexler estate in Winnipeg, (Centre) Ohla having some birthday cake with mom Tracy in PEI, and (Right) Dice in Texas





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