2016 MBTCA National and Van Hildrikhusen Trophy Show

2016 MBTCA National Specialty winner Kingsmere Rhinestone Hot Tashi with breeder Linda Lethin and owner Heather Rhine. Photo by Teddy Lei.
2016 MBTCA National Specialty winner Kingsmere Rhinestone Hot Tashi with breeder Linda Lethin and owner Heather Rhine. Photo by Teddy Lei.
2016 Van Hildrikhusen Trophy Show winner Bulligomingo-Omega's Ponce De Leon
2016 Van Hildrikhusen Trophy Show winner Bulligomingo-Omega’s Ponce De Leon

The Miniature Bull Terrier Club of America thanks all the exhibitors, judges and spectators who participated in the 2016 MBTCA National Specialty Show and Van Hildrikhusen Trophy Show in Huron, Ohio, Oct. 20–23. It was great to meet up with old friends and make new ones while seeing so many wonderful Mini Bulls in action!

We look forward to seeing you all next year in Modesto, Calif.!

4-6 Month Puppy • Judge Susan Murphy

  • Best Puppy Dog: Bonsai Bear Necessities from Ironwood
  • Best Puppy Bitch: Ironwood Can’t Bear to Be Without You
  • Best 4-6 Month Puppy: Bonsai Bear Necessities from Ironwood
  • Best Opposite Sex to Best 4-6 Month Puppy: Ironwood Can’t Bear to Be Without You

MBTCA Parent Specialty I • Judge Susan Murphy

1st in Each Class: Dogs
  • 6-9 Month Puppy: Kingsmere Rocksteady the Webmaster
  • 9-12 Month Puppy: Omega’s Amour Fou
  • Bred-By-Exhibitor: Richbrands Mr James Cagney
  • Open White Dogs: Omega’s Qui Vivre Verra
  • Open Colored Dogs: Hellion’s Ronin Samurai
1st in Each Class: Bitches
  • 6-9 Month Puppy: Ironwood a Whiter Shade of Pale at Seadogs
  • 9-12 Month Puppy: Kenron’s Sweet Little Somethin’ at Valentino
  • Bred-By Exhibitor: Triumph Daytona at Moonstone
  • Open White Bitch: Bulligomingo-Omega’s Ponce De Leon
  • Open Colored Bitch: CKC CH Kingsmere Rootn Redhot Riot
  • Veteran: Emperors Good Gracias
Best of Breed Competition
  • Winners Dog: Hellion’s Ronin Samurai
  • Reserve Winners Dog: Omega’s Qui Vivre Verra
  • Winners Bitch: Bulligomingo-Omega’s Ponce De Leon
  • Reserve Winners Bitch: Triumph Daytona at Moonstone
  • Best of Breed: GCH CH Kingsmere Rhinestone Hot Tashi
  • Best of Opposite Sex: CH Hellion’s Pathfinder at Bulpin Bodina
  • Best of Winners: Bulligomingo-Omega’s Ponce De Leon
  • Select Dog: GCH Bonsai Archibald von Ziegler
  • Select Bitch: Triumph Sprint to the End
  • Award of Merit: CH Johan Vom Wendland
  • Award of Merit: GCH Brownstone’s Gunnin’ for Glory
  • Award of Merit: GCH Brownstone’s Supermarine Spitfire
  • Award of Merit: GCH CH Brownstone’s Maiden Quest

MBTCA Parent Specialty II • Judge Diane Foote

1st in Each Class: Dogs
  • Open Colored Dogs: Hellion’s Ronin Samurai
  • Open White Dogs: Duvessa Skyfall
  • American Bred: Patronus Padfoot the Marauder
  • Bred-By Exhibitor: Brownstone’s Supersonic
  • 6-9 Month Puppy: Notorious Pocket Rocket
1st in Each Class: Bitches
  • 6-9 Month Puppy: Ironwood a Whiter Shade of Pale at Seadogs
  • 9-12 Month Puppy: Kenron’s Sweet Little Somethin’ at Valentino
  • 12-18 Month Bitch: Jewels Cinnamon Spice
  • Bred-By Exhibitor: Ashbury Shady Mania
  • Open White Bitch: Ironwood White Diamonds at Amchara
  • Open Colored Bitch: CKC CH Kingsmere Rootn Redhot Riot
  • Veteran: Emperors Good Gracias
Best of Breed Competition
  • Winners Dog: Notorious Pocket Rocket
  • Reserve Winners Dog: Hellion’s Ronin Samurai
  • Winners Bitch: Ironwood White Diamonds at Amchara
  • Reserve Winners Bitch: Ashbury Shady Mania
  • Best of Breed: GCH CH Brownstone’s Maiden Quest
  • Best of Opposite Sex: GCH Evolution’s Embrace a Bull Sweet Babboo
  • Best of Winners: Notorious Pocket Rocket
  • Select Dog: GCH Bonsai Archibald von Ziegler
  • Select Bitch: GCH Brownstone’s Gunnin’ for Glory
  • Award of Merit: GCH Brownstone’s Finnegans Wake
  • Award of Merit: CH Hellion’s Red Hot Chili Pepper at Ironhead
  • Award of Merit: GCH Kingsmere Rhinestone Hot Tashi
  • Award of Merit: CH GCH Simetraxbull’s Porsche Lucia Girl CGC

MBTCA Sweeps • Judge Brent Ruppel

  • 6-9 Month Puppy Dog: Notorious Pocket Rocket
  • 9-12 Month Puppy Dog: Omega’s Amour Fou
  • 12-18 Month Dog: Bomber Boy of Bully Lake
  • 6-9 Month Puppy Bitch: Ironwood a Whiter Shade of Pale at Seadogs
  • 9-12 Month Puppy Bitch: Kenron’s Sweet Little Somethin’ at Valentino
  • 12-18 Month Bitch: Jewels Cinnamon Spice
  • Best Puppy Dog: Notorious Pocket Rocket
  • Best Puppy Bitch: Jewels Cinnamon Spice
  • Best in Sweeps: Notorious Pocket Rocket
  • Best Opposite Sex to Best in Sweeps: Jewels Cinnamon Spice

Veteran Sweeps • Judge Brent Ruppel

  • 9-13 Year Old Veteran Dog: CH, GCH Amchara Roc Ur World
  • 9-13 Year Old Veteran Bitch: Emperors Good Gracias
  • Best in Veteran Sweeps: CH, GCH Amchara Roc Ur World
  • Best Opposite Sex to Best Veteran In Sweeps: Emperors Good Gracias

MBTCA National Specialty • Judge Norma Smith

1st in Each Class: Dogs
  • 6-9 Month Puppy: Notorious Pocket Rocket
  • 9-12 Month Puppy: Omega’s Amour Fou
  • Bred-By Exhibitor: Richbrands Mr James Cagney
  • American Bred: Patronus Padfoot the Marauder
  • Open White Dogs: Minnehaha’s White Chocolate Chunk
  • Open Colored Dogs: Skybar Fokker Fan-Fan
  • Veteran: CH, GCH Amchara Roc Ur World
1st in Each Class: Bitches
  • 6-9 Month Puppy: Ironwood a Whiter Shade of Pale at Seadogs
  • 9-12 Month Puppy: Kenron’s Sweet Little Somethin’ at Valentino
  • 12-18 Month: Jewels She’s Got Rhythm
  • Bred-By Exhibitor: Triumph Daytona at Moonstone
  • Open White Bitch: Ironwood White Diamonds at Amchara
  • Open Colored Bitch: Ashbury Shady Mania
  • Veteran: Emperors Good Gracias
Best of Breed Competition
  • Winners Dog: Notorious Pocket Rocket
  • Reserve Winners Dog: Kingsmere Rocksteady the Webmaster
  • Winners Bitch: Ashbury Shady Mania
  • Reserve Winners Bitch: Triumph Daytona at Moonstone
  • Best of Breed: GCH Kingsmere Rhinestone Hot Tashi
  • Best of Opposite Sex: GCH CH Omega’s Angelo Dundee
  • Best of Winners: Notorious Pocket Rocket
  • Select Dog: GCH Bonsai Archibald von Ziegler
  • Select Bitch: GCH Brownstone’s Gunnin’ for Glory
  • Award of Merit: CH Hellion’s Pathfinder at Bulpin Bodina
  • Award of Merit: Bulligomingo-Omega’s Ponce De Leon
  • Award of Merit: GCH CH Brownstone’s Maiden Quest
  • Award of Merit: CH Hellion’s Red Hot Chili Pepper at Ironhead
  • Best Bred-By Exhibitor: Triumph Daytona at Moonstone
  • Best Puppy: Notorious Pocket Rocket
  • Best Veteran: CH, GCH Amchara Roc Ur World

Van Hildrikhusen Trophy Show • Judge Deb Guererro

  • Van Hildrikhusen Trophy Winner: Bulligomingo-Omega’s Ponce De Leon
  • Best of Opposite Sex: GCH Amchara Roc Ur World
  • Runner-Up: GCH Brownstone’s Gunnin’ For Glory
  • Best Colored Dog: Hellion’s Ronin Samurai
  • Reserve Colored Dog: CH Hellion’s Pathfinder at Bulpin Bodina
  • Best Colored Bitch: GCH Brownstone’s Supermarine Spitfire
  • Reserve Colored Bitch: GCH Hellion’s Red Hot Chili Pepper at Ironhead
  • Best White Dog: GCH Amchara Roc Ur World
  • Reserve White Dog: CH Menusha’s Just a Smidge
  • Best White Bitch: Bulligomingo-Omega’s Ponce De Leon
  • Reserve White Bitch: GCH Brownstone’s Gunnin’ for Glory