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2018 Regional IPO Championship
September 8-9, 2018
Congratulations to our 2018 Regional Champion, Sandy Lynch with Rocca vom Haus Tyson!
For full results, please click HERE.
2018 Regional Conformation Show and Breed Survey
June 8 – 10, 2018
- Regional Sieger: Qwin z Cagova raje (Owner: Randy Tyson Witmer)
- Regional Siegerin: V2 Tazzy vom Haus Tyson (owner: Sara Hitchens)
- V1 Working Class Female: Naomi vom Bastaw (Owner: Juan Zuniga, Jr., SW Region)
- V1 Working Class Male: Qwin z Cagova raje (Owner: Randy Tyson Witmer)
- V1 Working Class Female Long Stock Hair: Uria vom Chickhoff (Owner: Amber Chrystal)
- V1 Working Class Male Long Stock Hair: Falu vom Schloss Gymnick (Owner: Karen Groh, SW Region)
- Full Results: 2018 NW Regional Conformation Show
From the very beginning, the Northwestern Region has played an integral role in the history of Schutzhund in the United States. Officially designated as a region within United Schutzhund Clubs of America in 1976, the Northwestern Region has been home to many of the individuals involved in the beginnings of Schutzhund and USCA. It was in the Santa Clara Valley in Northern California that Schutzhund was first introduced into the U.S., through immigrant Gernot Riedel in 1957. In 1959, the first Schutzhund club in the United States was formed in Santa Clara: the Peninsula Police Canine Corps (now Peninsula Canine Corps, or PCC). Continue reading