National Specialty 2010 – Windsor, Nova Scotia

BISS, Multi BPIS, Multi Group Winner CKC and CFC CH Dream du Domaine de Polana

Sire: Multi BIS, Multi BISS, CFC, CKC, UKC and RBCOSWO CH White Lace Yoyo at Polana
Dam: CFC CH Fuchsia of the Swift Cotton
Owner/Breeder and handler: Marie-France Prayal, Domaine de Polana


Coton de Tulear, National Specialiy – Windsor, N. S., October 16, 2010

During the show organized by the Canine Federation of Canada in Windsor, N.S., October 16 and 17 2010,  the CCTC was holding its annual specialty.

13 Cotons were registered and, Saturday afternoon, 11 Cotons were ready to go in the ring with their owners and handlers.  There were 6 males and 5 females:

  • 3 in the elementary class
  • 2 in the puppy class
  • 4 in the junior class
  • 1 in the intermediate class
  • 1 in the open class

It was Mr. Dr Guido Vandoni, a FCI judge from Italy, who had the pleasure to judge our Cotons.


Here are the results:

- Best Elementary puppy: Riverport’s French Magician – Breeder: Corinna Yannoulopoulos – Owners:  Marie-France Prayal and Louise Simard

- Best Puppy (class): Farah du Domaine de Polana – Breeder and owner:  Marie-France Prayal


- Best Junior: Jewela of the Swift Coton – Breeder: Christian Decolvenare-Tibbe; Owner: Lorna and Richard Christie


- Winner male:  Dream du Domaine de Polana – Breeder and owner:  Marie-France Praya (above)

- Best of Breed and Specialty:  Dream du Domaine de Polana (above)


- Best Puppy for the Specialty:  Farah du Domaine de Polana


For this specialty, we received very nice donations.  Lorna Christie did an excellent work to find prices and to organize all the gifts.  We would like to thank:

* Gifts-In-Kind, Chilliwack, British Columbia

* Timberholme/Tim Lawson, White Rock, British Columbia

* PetKind, White Rock, British Columbia

* Lorna Christie, White Rock, British Columbia

* Diane Benaroch, Abbotsford, British Columbia

* Sonya Paterson, Langley, British Columbia

* Marie-France Prayal


Dr. Vandoni was very appreciated by all the participants.  He was impressed by the quality of our Cotons.

All the participants enjoyed to be together, it was a great Specialty and also a great weekend!