National Specialty 2011 – St-Louis, Quebec

BIS, 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


Coverage submitted by Marie-France Prayal
Photos by Demetrius Yannaloupolos


During the show organized by the Canine Federation of Canada in St-Louis, Quebec on September 11 2011, the CCTC held its annual specialty.  Fifteen Cotons were registered and on Saturday afternoon, they were ready to go in the ring with their owners and handlers.

There were 7 males and 8 females:
2 in the elementary class
1 in the puppy class
3 in the junior class
2 in the intermediate class
6 in the open class
1 in the Champion class

Mrs. Suzanne Lavigne an FCI judge from Quebec had the pleasure of judging our Cotons.

Here are the results:
- Best Elementary puppy: Kouros of the Swift Cotyon – Breeder: Christian Decolvenare-Tibbe - Owner: Marie-France Prayal
- Best Puppy (class): Neige de Riverport – Breeder: Corinna Yannoulopoulos - Owner: Andrée-Louise Beaulieu
- Best Junior: Fatiana du Domaine de Polana – Breeder: Marie-France Prayal; Owner: Lorna Christie


Class: Best Male (above)

- Winner male: Mi-Toi’s Simply Irresistible – Breeder: Luis and Carmen Ortiz; Owners: Mary Ann Nemisz, Luis Ortiz and Pam Osborne
- Winner female: Tumbleweed Athena de Polana – Breeder: Marie-France Prayal; Owner: Linda Brookes and Marie-France Prayal
- Winner Champion male: Dream du Domaine de Polana; Breeder/owner: Marie-France Prayal

- Best of Breed and Specialty: Dream du Domaine de Polana
- Best Puppy for the Specialty: Kouros of the Swift Cotton


For this specialty, we received very nice donations. We would like to thank:

* Four Feet on the Ground, Nova Scotia
* Diane Benaroch, British Columbia
* Marie-France Prayal, Nova Scotia

Mrs. Lavigne was very much appreciated by all the participants. She was impressed by the quality of our Cotons. All the participants enjoyed being together, it was a great Specialty and also a wonderful sunny and warm weekend!