GCH Peachy Keen's Playing It Hot ranks #15 by breed for 2010
Ch. Abfab's Hot Toddy ranks #8 by All-Breed for 2010!!

December, 2010
Torque gets double OTCH...with two High In Trial wins
Jack gets his Novice Agility and Novice Agility Jumpers titles with a first place and a second place finish.

November 21, 2010
Johnny takes Best of Breed and another 5 pt. major. He is a new Grand Champion!
Noodles (Johnny/Angel) takes WB, BOW and BOS for a 5 pt. major from the 6-9 puppy class.

November 20, 2010
Johnny takes Best of Breed and a 5 pt. major towards his AKC Grand Championship

November 19, 2010
Johnny takes Best of Breed, Honey takes Winners Bitch

November 13, 2010
Myst completes her Rally
Novice title. She is now North Wind Dream
Catcher HIC, CGC, RN. She is sired by Clooney.

November 8, 2010
Ch. AbFab's Hot Toddy, CGC goes BEST IN SHOW, owner handled by Ingrid Oliver. Congrats to Ingrid. We believe he is the ONLY BORDER
COLLIE  to take Best in Show at a regular all breed show this year!!!

October 20, 2010
On Saturday Jack had a qualifying run with 4th place in agility 20" Novice B Jumpers.
On Sunday he had a qualifying run with 1st place in 20" Novice B Jumpers as well as a Qualifying run with 4th place in 20" Novice B Standard!

Border Collie Society of America National Specialty awards
October 18-24, 2010:

1.Trek achieves his Herding Instinct Certificate!

2. AbFab's Umm Umm Good (Noodles) wins 4th place in 6-9 month puppy class at the National Specialty and 2nd place in the Supported Show the next

3. Seabreeze Ride of a Lifetime, sired by Ch. Peachy Keen's Kippers for Tea (Kip), wins the 12-15 month Dog Sweepstakes. Congratulations to Cara.

4. North Wind's When You Believe (Noah) wins 3rd place in the 6-9 month dog sweepstakes and 2nd place in the Bred-By-Exhibitor dog class. Noah is
also sired by Kip.

5. North Wind Dream Catcher (Myst) passes her Canine Good Citizen test. Myst is sired
by Ch. AbFab Chop Sticks (Clooney).

October 17, 2010
Great news! Torque got his tracking title today. Congrats to Diane. Torque is now
OTCH AbFab's Whiter Shade of Pale, UDX3, MX, MXJ, FMX, TD
Torque is sired by Ch. Fidelis Civil Action and mom is Ch. Fidelis Lamb chop. He is littermate to group winning Bella and James. Attached is a picture of
Torque herding. His first herding competition is soon.

October 2, 2010
Quincy (Jack/Lego) gains his last leg for his Rally Excellent Title.
Congratulations to Kim and Quincy. He is now AbFab's Cosmicomics CD, RE

September 17, 2010
Noodles tales a puppy Group 4 again!

September 16, 2010
Noodles (Johnny / Angel) takes a puppy Group 4 at her first show.

September 5, 2010
Torque takes High Combined again in UKC trial
Tardis takes a Group 2, at UKC Show

September 4, 2010
Torque got another High Combined in UKC trial.
Tardis took BOB, Group 4 and a Group 3 at his debut in UKC!
Congrats to Diane and Torque and Tardis

August 29, 2010
Zoe takes Winners Bitch for a Four Point Major and is a NEW CHAMPION!! She is now Ch. AbFab's Show Girls Don't Cry!!

August 28, 2010
Zoe takes Reserve Winners Bitch at the Nutmeg Border Collie Club event. Ember (James daughter) takes Winners Bitch for a 4 pt. major.

August 27, 2010
Zoe (Bella/Toddy) takes Winners Bitch and Best of Opposite for a  FIVE POINT MAJOR!!  Congrats to Manos, Katya and Artemis

August 14, 2010
Tardis is now Ch. AbFab's I've Been Everywhere, finishing his Championship with a four point major in PA taking Winners Dog and Best of Winners.
Tardis completed his Championship with three majors, two of them four point majors. Tardis will now move on to his Obedience career. Congratulations
to Diane and Tardis!

August 14, 2010
Ch. AbFab's Hot Toddy takes a Group 3

August 7, 2010
Tardis (Bella/Toddy) wins WD and BOW for his second major in VA.

August 4-7, 2010
Johnny, Ch. Peach Keen's Playing it Hot takes BOB 4 days in a row in VA

July 25, 2010
Jack at his first agility trial, took first place and Q'd in Novice Agility. Yeah Jack! He got his height card at 20 inches.

July 24, 2010
Torque (OTCH AbFab Whiter Shade of Pale UDX, AX, AXJ, XF, FMX) showed in UKC and went High in Trial for both Trials and High Combined for
one. Congrats Torque and Diane!

July 20, 2010
Bella has been bred this week! We are anxiously waiting to see if she is pregnant.

July 10 / 11, 2010
Tardis (Bella/Toddy) takes WD and BOW both days for more points to his Championship.
Congrats Diane and Tardis!

July 9, 2010
Toddy takes a GROUP 3!!

June 28, 2010
OTCH AbFab's Whiter Shade of Pale AX, AXJ, FMX completed his UKC UD with 2 High Combineds and 3 High in Trials this weekend. Way to go
Torque and Diane! Torque is also qualified now to compete in tracking and will soon be competing in AKC herding.

June 27, 2010
Ch. AbFab's Hot Toddy took a Group 4

June 27, 2010
Johnny takes a Group 4 from the classes going over the specials dog.

June 25, 2010
Johnny takes a group 3 from the classes

June 22, 2010
Johnny, Peachy Keen's Playing It Hot, takes a four point major

June 5, 2010
Tardis takes WB and BOW for a four point major!! Congrats to Tardis and Diane

June 4, 2010
Tardis (Bella/Toddy) takes WD for 2 pts toward his Championship. Honey takes WB, BOS and BOW for 2 pts.

May 28-29, 2010
Toddy takes back-to-back Group 2's!

April 9, 2010
Honey (James puppy) takes WB, BOW, BOS in New Jersey for her second major

Honey, Hotshot Honey Ryder at AbFab (James daughter) gets her OFA results.
Hips OFA Good, Elbows Normal!

Honey, Hotshot Honey Ryder at AbFab, takes WB, BOW and BOS for a major in Harrisburg, PA. Honey also won on Sunday, WB and BOS for another

Ch. AbFab's Hot Toddy, CGC is a A HERDING GROUP WINNER!!
Toddy took a Group 1 under Judge Keke Kahn.
Congratulations to Ingrid and Toddy. Toddy was owner handled by Ingrid! Way to go!
He also took a Group 4 on 3/26/10.

Razzle (James daughter) wins WB and BOW over the specials bitch for her first major!

Kip is the proud sire of 5 pups at North Wind Border Collies

Ch. AbFab's Hot Toddy passes his CGC!

Tardis (Bella x Toddy) takes WD and BOW in Florida while his room mate, Torque was busy in PA!!
Torque got his first UKC Utility leg and won the class. He also won Open B and went High In Trial on Sunday at the OTCH UKC trial in Mechanicsville,
PA. Congrats to Diane and her two Golden Boys!

Scout, Hot Shot Stir It Up (James son) took WD and BOW for a 4 pt. major in CT this weekend at his first show. Scout is Honey's brother and the same
ee gold color! Congratulations Kiersten!
Congrats to Quincey (Jack/Lego) for gaining two titles this past weekend in New York.
Quincy got his last leg on his Novice title and the last leg of his Rally Advanced title in the morning show. He went three for three in obedience with
another first place. Quincy was stellar for the afternoon run with a perfect score of 100 and yet another first place. From now on he will be known as
Abfab Cosmicomics CD, RA. Way to go Kim and Quincey!

Clooney has an exciting upcoming breeding!! Stay posted for details.


Congratulations to Ch. Abfab's Hot Toddy and his new owner, Ingrid Oliver at their first shows taking a Group 4 and a Group 3.

Quincy (Lego/Jack) got two legs towards his CD with 4th place and 1st place in NY! Way to go Kim and Quince.

Zoe (Bella/Toddy) took WB, BOW, BOS the first two days in Novi Michigan for more points towards her Championship.

Torque (Lego/Jim) got his UKC CDX in three tries with three first places! Congrats to Daine and Torque.


Tardis (Bella/Toddy) takes a break from his OB training and does great in the conformation ring, taking Best Puppy and a Puppy Group 2 in
New York, with strong competition in the puppy group, and 10 showed up. Tardis is a gold puppy owned by Diane Smart and co-owned by

Zoe (Bella/Toddy) takes WB both days this weekend for more points to her championship in New York. Congrats to Manos and Katya!!
2010 News Summary
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