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ARTA Winter Specialty in Marshall, TX

Marshall, TX
(Held in conjunction with the United Dog Owners Group* including Total Dog/Total Junior and Performance Events Trials & Shows)
Dec 12; Linda Hughes JS RAT Entries 10:30-11:30 am Show to follow the U-DOG event NLC: Stud Dog, Brood Bitch, Veteran, *Total Dog/Total Junior
DOS $25; JS no charge; NLC $10; PE $20, ARTA Member $15 received by December 7, 2015
Marshall City Arena, 3310 Poplar St 75672 (903) 935-4504; from Dallas TX or Shreveport LA, take I-20 to Marshall, exit 617. Go north on Hwy 59 for 5 miles. Turn right on to Poplar St. (1st light past Lowe’s). Arena is 2 miles down on the right. A long driveway. From Houston, take Hwy 59 N to Marshall. Turn right on Poplar St. From Texarkana, take Hwy 59 S to Marshall. Turn left onto Poplar St (1st light after Chili’s).
Chairperson: Debbie Holmes (903) 407-7138
Event Secretary (CN/OB/RO): Amanda Hill, 1939 Driskell Bridge Rd, Harleton TX 75651 (903) 720-1889


2015 ARTA NATIONAL BEST OF BREED was awarded to UCD UAGI URO3 GRCH Raganrat’s Quintessential Q CM RA AX AXJ NF under Honorable Judge Roland Pelland. “Q” is also a titled performance dog in Rally, Obedience and Agility in AKC and UKC and is also a conformation Grand Champion in AKC.

Bred by and owned by Darice Ragan, co-owner Harriett Browne.

Q wins NBOB


Full Results:
Male Puppy/Best Male – Raganrat Rocky Top – Helen Aiken/Darice Ragan
Female Puppy/Best Female – Raganrat Kiss Me Kate@Becbod – Becky Gomes-Bodner/Darice Ragan
CH – CH Raganrat-N-Vogue Strike A Pose – Erin Maize& Darice Ragan
RCH – CH Raganrats Sarge In Charge – Darice Ragan
HM – CH Raganrats Pinto Princess – Darice Ragan
GRCH-  GRCH Raganrat’s Quintessential Q – Darice Ragan/Harriet Browne
HM – GRCH Warren MTN Cupids Flying Eros – Chris Hunter/Richard Hunter/Meta French
HM – GRCH Trimarks Ur The 1 Riverridge – Patricia Smith/Barbara Trammel
National BOB – GRCH Raganrat’s Quintessential Q – Darice Ragan/Harriet Browne

Non-Licensed Puppy Male/Best Puppy- Raganrat I Am A Conqueror-Darice Ragan