Cannon's Accomplishments

Shown only on a limited basis as a young dog, Cannon returned to the show ring as a mature male in the summer of 2007.  He very quickly earned his Canadian (CKC) Championship, and has made up for lost time, winning a Best in Show and CFC (Canine Federation of Canada) Championship as well, in October, 2007.  The same month, Cannon proved that he is not only beautiful, but  has an outstanding character, by earning his Temperament Test and Canine Good Citizen designations at the Akita Club of America Specialty in Fort Mitchell, Kentucky.  In June 2008, he was awarded his CFC Elite Championship.  Even more special than his wins and awards is the recognition and kind words of praise and admiration that Cannon has received from Akita breeders and fanciers from across North America and internationally.  We hope to work towards a Versatility Certificate and also do therapy work with Cannon, whose "official name" now reads:

BIS/CFC Elite Ch./CKC Ch. Kireisa's Phantom Image, T.T., C.G.C., C.G.N.

Please enjoy the following sequence of photos, which trace Cannon's show career and accomplishments to date.

 

12 - 18 Month Sweepstakes - 2nd Place ▼
Akita Club of America (Judge:  Sylvia Thomas) - October 2004

 

▼ 12 - 18 Month Class - 3rd Place  ▼
Akita Club of America (Judge:  Richard Chashoudian) - October 2004

 

▼ Best of Breed  ▼
Kawartha Kennel Club (Judge:  Everett Mincey) - July 2007

 

▼ New Champion  ▼
Barrie Kennel Club (Judge: Margaret S. Jones ) - August 2007

 

▼ Best of Breed  ▼
Stormont, Dundas & Glengarry (SDG) Kennel Club (Judge:  Skip Stanbridge) - August 2007

 

▼ Best in Show !  ▼
Canine Federation of Canada/Federation Canine Canadien (Judge:  Soile Bister, Finland) - October 6, 2007

 

▼ Canine Good Citizen  & Temperament Test Awards▼
Akita Club of America, Fort Mitchell, Kentucky - October 30, 2007

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▼ Canine Good Neighbour▼
 

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