Morris & Essex 2021 Trophy Sponsors




(* denotes lifetime sponsorship)



Sporting Group

Group 1 - William Gorodner

Group 2 - Steve and Kelly Dainard in memory of Delores Streng and Carmen Berci

Group 3 - Claire Wisch Abraham and Kelly Shupp, Mountain View Kennel

Group 4 - John and Katherine Sullivan


Hound Group

*Group 1* - Gayle Bontecou

Group 2 - Dr. and Mrs. Robert D. Smith

Group 3 - Alan Welch and Carol Comerford

Group 4 - Sally Fineburg


Working Group

*Group 1* - Pouch Cove Newfoundlands and Portuguese Water Dogs

Group 2 - Avalon Kennels, Reg. - Norra L. Hansen, Tiffany Brigante and Mary E. Myers

Group 3 - Ed and Michele Sayres in memory of Edwin J. Sayers

Group 4 - Dr. Steven Lynn


Terrier Group

Group 1 - Linda Barrow

Group 2 - Marjorie Underwood

Group 3 - Dr. Theresa Nesbitt

Group 4 - Candace Lundin, DVM, MS and Frank Zureick


Toy Group

*Group 1* - Ron L. and Debbie Scott

*Group 2* - Michelle Molnar and Jamie Danburg

Group 3 - Kim Walsh

Group 4 - Wendy Galbreath


Non-Sporting Group

Group 1 - Ron L. and Debbie Scott

Group 2 - Johnny Shoemaker

Group 3 - Johnny Shoemaker In Memory of Jack Heidinger and Florance Savage

Group 4 - Thomas J. and Sandra L. Rolenatis


Herding Group

Group 1 - Gail Miller Bisher

Group 2 - Beverly Conroy

Group 3 - Karen Mull

Group 4 - Amanda M Pough, Bandersnatch; Julie and Dan Haddy, Jo-Clem; Amy Preston, Relic; Christina Miller, River Rock; and Judy March Rosenthal, Rosendogs



(* denotes lifetime sponsorship)


Sporting Group

American Water Spaniel - Thomas Bradley

Barbet  – Judy Descutner, Hickory Tavern Farm

Boykin Spaniel -  Larry and Paisley Knudsen and Larley Boykin Spaniels

Brittany - David and Cherilyn Frei

Chesapeake Bay Retriever - John and Patty Martin

Clumber Spaniel -  Doug Johnson and Jamie Hubbard, Clussexx Kennels

Cocker Spaniel, ASCOB - Debra Lampert-Rudman, Topaz Cockers, in honor of all past great M&E Cocker Spaniel winners

Cocker Spaniel, Parti-Color - In Honor of GCH Dal-Mar’s Topaz Pistal; Debra Lampert-Rudman

Cocker Spaniel, Black - William Gorodner

Curly-Coated Retriever - Thomas Bradley

English Cocker Spaniel - ECSCA  In Memory of Geraldine Rockerfeller Dodge

English Setter - Ann Yuhasz and Rebecca Yuhasz-Smith, Hemlock Lane Farm

*English Springer Spaniel* - Dorothy Cherry

Field Spaniel - John and Katherine Sullivan

Flat Coated Retriever - Hector and Meredith Hector

German Shorthair Pointer - Terry M. DePietro and Charlene Trost

German Wirehaired Pointer - The Sporting Gallery and Book Shop – Arthur Liese

*Golden Retriever* - Karen Fennikoh, Amberglo Goldens

Gordon Setter - Sharon Wilson

Irish Red and White Setter - Gordon Hayburn

Irish Setter - Ken and Debbie Davis and Susan Schafer In Memory of Frank and Katherine Wheatly

*Irish Water Spaniel* - Irish Water Spaniel Club of America

Labrador Retriever - William Gorodner In Memory of Mrs. R.V. Clark

Lagotto Romagnolo  - J. M. Talbert

Nederlandse Kooikerhondje - Waterbound Kooikers, Golden Gate Kooikers, Carousel Kooikers and Dr. Cheryl Short

Nova Scotia Duck Tolling Retriever - Robert and Dawn Eisele

Pointer - Howard and Karen Spey

Spinone Italiano -  Spinone Club of America

Sussex Spaniel - Jeane Haverick, Kaileigh Gonzalez, Pluis Davern and Juliet Clendenon

Vizsla - Dr. Martina Bebin Bickley and Dr. Fred Bickley

Weimaraner - Bonnie Mutter In Memory of John A. Mutter

Welsh Springer Spaniel - Jeane Haverick and Kaileigh Gonzalez

Wirehaired Pointing Griffon - The Sporting Gallery and Book Shop – Arthur Liese

Wirehaired Vizsla - Roy and Kathy Lormis - Loroka Wirehaired Vizslas



Hound Group

Afghan Hound - Connie and Duane Butherus

Azawakh - Sharon Sakson

American English Coonhound - Emma Alexander- Alexanderhounds

American Foxhound - Harry and Lisa Miller

Basenji - Mid Atlantic Basenji Club of Maryland

Basset Hound - Robert and Helen Stein

Beagle, 13 Inch - David Frei

Beagle, 15 Inch - Linda Clark

Black and Tan Coonhound - Southwind Coonhounds: RayAnn Reynolds, Janice Kopp and Amanda Lewis

Bloodhound - Tim and Deirdre Rahn Sanctuary Hounds

*Borzoi* - Drs. John Reeve-Newson and Richard Meen, “Kishniga”

*Blue Tick Coonhound* - Charles (Chuck) E. Woods and Dr. Gerry Zippin

Cirneco dell'Etna - Cirnechi del’Eta Fanciers of the Northeast

Dachshund, Longhaired - William Gorodner and Alan Bower

Dachshund, Wirehaired - Dr. Theresa Nisbett

Dachshund, Smooth - Jane Fowler In Memory of Bobby Fowler

English Foxhound - Anonymous, in memory of Sue Whaley, Sunup English Foxhounds

Grand Basset Griffon Vendeen - Sidekick GBGVs, Corey Benedict and Brent Humphrey

Greyhound - Jackson and Melanie Steele

*Harrier* - Thomas and Lani Powers

Ibizan Hound - Deborah Cheney and Charlotte Fielder

*Irish Wolfhound* - Thomas and Lani Powers

Norwegian Elkhound - Margaret Mott and Sally Simmonds - Kamgaard Norwegian Elkhounds Reg.

Otterhound - Thomas Bradley

Petit Basset Griffin Vendeen - William Ellis

*Pharaoh Hound* - Dr. Steven E. Sipperly and Dominic Carota

Plott - Emma Alexander- Alexanderhounds

Podengo Pequeno - John and Katherine Sullivan

Redbone Coonhound - Jomeja Rhodesian Ridgeback, Australia

Rhodesian Ridgeback - Denise Flaim

Saluki - Eric Steel

*Scottish Deerhound* - Gail Bontecou

Sloughi – Edna M. Wyatt

Treeing Walker Coonhound - Emma Alexander, Alexanderhounds

Whippet - Patricia Clark




Working Group

*Akita* - Chris and Cheryl Tice Koenitz for Koti Kids of Koti Bear Kennels

Alaskan Malamute - Donated by Paula Honigman in memory of  her father, Dr. Harold B Schwartzapfel, Breeder Emeritus, Uyak Kennels Registered.

Anatolian Shephard Dog - Sharon Sakson

Bernese Mountain Dog - Michael and Michelle Scott

*Black Russian Terrier* - Mary and Barry Curtis

Boeroel - Tina Thompson

*Boxer* - Joseph E., Mamie R. and Evelyn R. Gregory

Bullmastiff - Alan Kalter and Chris Lezotte, HappyLegs Bullmastiffs

Cane Corso - Dave Musto and Kathy Caton-Musto

Chinook - Forever Greene Chinooks

*Doberman Pincher* - Drew Martin and Chris Kelly

Dogo Argentino - Rita Biddle

Dogue de Bordeaux - Thomas and Paula Fultz

German Pinscher - Immer Treu German Pinschers

*Giant Schnauzer*- Robin and Ken Greenslade, Kenro Giant Schnauzers

Great Dane - Jeff, Patrice and Tristen Lawrence

Great Pyrenees - Jean and Wayne  Boyd, Rivergrove Great Pyrenees

Greater Swiss Mountain Dog - Mary Beth Usery, Jessica Kalupa and Christy Hale

Komondor - Thomas Bradley

Kuvasz - Maria Arechaederra, Ederra Kuvasz

Leonberger - Leos by the Sea

Mastiff - Denise Flaim in Fond Memory of Dr. William Newman

Neapolitan Mastiff - Harry Booker

*Newfoundland* - Pouch Cove Newfoundlands and Portuguese Water Dogs

*Portuguese Water Dog* - Pouch Cove Newfoundlands and Portuguese Water Dogs

Rottweiler - Michael and Michelle Scott

*Saint Bernard * - Wayne Ferguson

Samoyed - Anita O’Berg

*Siberian Husky* - The Kanzlers, Innisfree

Standard Schnauzer – Doug Holoway

Tibetan Mastiff  - Kathryn and Brad Ray, Colorado Tibetan Mastiffs



Terrier Group

Airedale - Gloria Marshall

American Hairless Terrier - Ryan Pingel

American Staffordshire Terrier - Sue Lackey and Olaf and Monique Verhorevoort

Australian Terrier - Dr. Suzanne Hampton and Marcy L. Zingler

Bedlington Terrier – Laurie Zembrzuski and Gabrielle Gilbeau, Lamz Bedlington Terriers

*Border Terrier* - Dundeen Seeman Gallipeau In Memory of Kate Jennings Seeman

Bull Terrier, White - Bull Terrier Club of America

Bull Terrier, Colored - Bull Terrier Club of America

*Cairn Terrier* - Karen and David Eisenberg

*Cesky Terrier* - Michael Marino

Dandie Dinmont Terrier – Bill Gorodner and Tyler M. Mills

*Fox Terrier (Wire)* - Torie Steele

Fox Terrier (Smooth) - Jan Ritchie Gladstone

Glen of Imal - Dr. Suzanne Hampton and Marcy L. Zingler

Irish Terrier - Kathe Garrison, in memory of Harrison Garrison CGC, TD, UKCAG1

Kerry Blue Terrier - Philadelphia Kerry Blue Terrier Club

Lakeland Terrier - Jean Heath - Black Watch

Manchester Terrier (Standard) – Jean Heath

Miniature Bull Terrier - Theresa Stewart

Miniature Schnauzer - Linda Tamar and Gerri Kelly

*Norfolk Terrier* - Barbara Miller

Norwich Terriers - Joan Kefeli - Dumbar

Parson Russell - Patty Burnmeister

Rat Terrier – Rebekah Rivera

*Russell Terrier* - Candice Lundin, DVM and Frank Zureick, DBF Russell Terriers

Scottish Terrier - Frederick B. and Duffy Askin

Sealyham Terrier - Patrice Andrews

*Skye Terrier* - James and Cynthia Stebbins In Memory of Walter F. Goodman

Soft Coated Wheaton Terrier – Sue and Harvey Goldberg

Staffordshire Bull Terrier - "Absolute," Blair and Michelle Aguillard

*Welsh Terrier* – Mary Duafala, Abbeyrose Foundation

West Highland White Terrier – Frederick  B. and Duffy Askin



Toy Group

Affenpinschers – J. Daley and J. Collins, Collindale Affenpinchers

Biewer Terrier – Windsong Biewer Terriers

*Brussels Griffon* – Ruth Pereira

Cavalier King Charles Spaniel – Elaine Lessig

Chihuahua (Smooth Coat) – Nancy Pincus

Chihuahua (Long Coat) – Nancy Pincus

Chinese Crested – Linda Tamar and Geri Kelly

English Toy Spaniel (Blenheim & Prince Charles) – Doug Johnson and Jamie Hubbard, Clussexx Kennels

English Toy Spaniel (King Charles & Ruby) – Doug Johnson and Jamie Hubbard, Clussexx Kennels

*Havanese* – Scott C. Tomassi

Italian Greyhound – D. Scott Pfeil and James Donahue, Wynsyr Kennels

Japanese Chin – William Gorodner and Alan Bower

*Maltese* – Joseph E., Mamie R. and Evelyn R. Gregory

Miniature Pinscher - Empire Miniature Pinscher Club of Greater New York

*Papillon* – Nancy Shaw

Pekingese – Lindy Barrow

Pomeranian – Pomeranian Club of America

Poodle (Toy) – Ron L. and Debbie Scott

*Pug* – Carolyn Koch

Shih Tzu – Dr. & Mrs. John V. Ioia, Metropolitan New York Shih Tzu Fanciers

Silky Terrier – Helen and James D. Adams and Doreen Weintraub

Toy Fox Terrier – Rebekah Rivera

Toy Manchester Terrier – American Manchester Terrier Club

Yorkshire Terrier - Sherri Spieth, Blue-Fantasy; Mary Ann Condit, Tiverton; Julie Howard, Jo-Nel



Non-Sporting Group

American Eskimo Dog - Don and Cathy Bosnic

Bichon Frises - George and Cathy Milutinovich

Boston Terriers - Jessica McIntyre

*Bulldogs* - Julian and Dorothy Prager

*Chinese Shar-Pei* - Jean Durdin

Chow Chow - Dr. Joyce Dandridge

*Coton de Tulear* - Patricia and Jack Enright

Dalmatian - Molly Martin

Finnish Spitz - Cindy Stansell, Rocyn

*French Bulldog* - Suzanne and Richard Readmond

Keeshond - Mark Shveima and Shira Barkon

Lhasa Apso - Ron L. and Debbie Scott

Lowchen - Dr. Jennie Chen and John Knox, Roman Reign and Save the Lowchen

Norwegian Lundehund - Christine E. Calcinari

*Poodle (Miniature)* - Peter D. Laventhall-Wolfish and Phyllis Wolfish

Poodle (Standard) - Julie Mueller – Auora

Schipperkes - Robert and Dawn Eisele

*Shiba Inu*- The Kanzlers, Innisfree

Tibetan Spaniel - Gayle Bontecou

Tibetan Terrier - Dezine Tibetan Terriers

Xoloitzcuintli - Cindi Bossart, VMD




Herding Group

Australian Cattle Dog - Lisa Kocher Pontius and Karen Mull

Australian Shepherd - United State Australian Shepherd Association

Bearded Collie - Gloria Marshall

Beauceron - Joanne Prager

Belgian Laekenois – Chiens de Rafale: DL Hyatt II, R. Margaret Hyatt Currier, CF Phantom, and Carol and Frank Shields

Belgian Malinois - Christina Chambers

Belgian Sheepdog - Pamela Anderson

Belgian Tervuren - Joan Olawski-Stiener

Bergamasco - Steven A. and Cynthia M. Sansone

Berger Picard - Berger Picard Club of America

Border Collie - Joseph Diehl

Bouviers des Flandres - Mary Silkworth and Norma Smith

*Briard*- Karen Aznavoorian and Noma Smith

Canaan Dog - Pamala Stacey Roseman and Richard Vullet

Cardigan Welsh Corgi - Sharon Fremer

Collie, Rough - Cindi Bossart, VMD

*Collie, Smooth* - Mary and Barry Curtis In Memory of Louise K. Russell

Entlebucher Mountain Dog - Carol Fellbaum In Memory of Dick Cooper

Finnish Lapphund - Lighthouse Lapphunds

German Shepherd Dog - Andre and Pamela Buckles

Icelandic Sheepdog - Icelandic Sheepdog Association of America

*Old English Sheepdog* - David and Sheila Kenyon

Miniature American Shepherd - Jeanie Troyan McAdams and Dr. Douglas McAdams, Love That Miniature American Shepherds, Denton, Texas

* Norwegian Buhund - In honor of MBIS/Can.GrChEx Kyon’s Freidige Siv HIC/CGN ("Siv"), North America’s FIRST All-Breed Best in Show-winning Norwegian Buhund

Pembroke Welsh Corgi - Judy Descutner, Hickory Tavern Farm

Polish Lowland Sheepdog - Judy Torge, Ponjude

Puli - S. Sniko Szeremy

Pumi - Debra Thornton

Pyrenean Shepherd - Mary J. Newman

Shetland Sheepdog - Andre and Pamela Buckles

Spanish Water Dog - Marnie Harrison

Swedish Vallhund - Diane Polito, in memory of Marilyn Thell




Bracco Italiano - Whiskey Hills Kennel

Danish-Swedish Farmdog - Double G’s Danish Swedish Farmdogs, Dr. Dan Griffiths and Dr. Marty Greer, Wisconsin

Dutch Shepherd - Available

Lancashire Heeler – Jeffery Bazell and Jeffery Kestner

Mudi - Twisted Acres Mudi

Norrbottenspets - Available

Peruvian Inca Orchid – The Peruvian Inca Orchid Club of the United States

Portuguese Podengo - Available

Russian Toy Dog - Elizabeth Omeara

Small Musterlander - Available

Teddy Roosevelt Terrier - Available

When you give a Breed or Group trophy, you can donate for 2021 only, OR you can give a “Lifetime” BOB (or Group) trophy. A Lifetime trophy ensures your sponsorship of that breed or Group placement for your lifetime and one show following. If you have questions about availability, please contact Trophy Chair Debbie Davis at








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