NCRYS'04 Am/Can CH Oakview's
Rio Bravo v
Esmond CD, RE, NAP, TT, HCT, CGC, TDI
2008 ARC Top
OFA GOOD, OFA
ELBOWS, OFA CARDIAC, CERF
Rio is from the
Yngo/Missy litter, co-bred with
Don & Pearl
Thompson of Oakview
Rio was Don
& Pearl's "keeper" and my pick as well.
He is currently
loved by Julie Nelson and family.
Rio is shown,
above, winning V-3 at the 2006 USRC North Central Regional Sieger Show.
Thank you to
Kris Brock for the beautiful photos!
Rio won his
first two AKC points with his new friend, Holley Eldred!
recently, was WD/BOW at the 2006 Northstar Rottweiler Club Specialty (Thursday)
judge, Jim Reynolds. He was shown by Julia Foster!
also placed 4th in his futurity class at the 2003 MRC Specialty!
Rio was awarded
the USRC North Central Regional Youth Sieger title (shown above)
ADRK judge, Anton Spindler!
Scissors bite. Dark mouth pigmentation. Very good in
size, excellent substance, alert. Nice strong head, dark brown
eyes, correct ears. Strong neck and shoulders. Medium
angulated in front, front feet turn slightly out east west.
Partly weak back, correct rear end, deep and full muscled.
Short coat, clear brown markings. Free movement, clearly loose
shoulders whilst moving.
Rio is also V-3
Rated at the 2006 North Central Regional Sieger Show!!!
As a youngster,
Rio gets a Very Promising rating from
Koenigsberger of Austria!
Rio and Don at
the 2004 Pet Expo in Minneapolis.
The one thing
that we hear from everyone who meets Rio is what a super temperament
In addition to
being a great ambassador for the breed,
Rio is turning
into a very nice working dog, competing well in nearly every venue he
collage courtesy of Amy Johnson
~ Great Dane Photos
Rio at the 2008
ARC National Specialty
earning his AHBA HCT title at the
CRC herding test in Hamburg, NY,
Rio also knows
some great tricks!
The photos of
Rio, above, were taken during his visit with us in Canada.
finished in fine style, earning multiple group placings from the classes!
He also earned
his AHBA HCT and Canine Good Neighbor titles while here!
Thank you to
Julie and family for sharing him with us.
Rio at 8 months.