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Willow Schipperkes

"TALLY" 
CH Willow's Tally Ho - Here We Go!
(CH Barbil Ro-Chels Why No Me X CH Willow's Treasured Moments) 
(Born 5/23/09 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage) 
Breeders: Diane and Terry Johnson
Owner:  Karin Fetherston 

 Tally did not start her show career until she was about a year and a half old. At two years old, she finished her AKC championship with 4 majors. She was Best Opposite Sex at the Schipperke Club of Central Arizona specialty in 2014.
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"ELLIE" 
GCH Willow's Success Story W'Spindrift
(CH Spindrift Top 'O The Mornin' x CH Willow's Spindrift Stowaway) 
(Born 8/26/08 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage) 
Owner: Barbara Thayer 

Ellie was Reserve Winners Bitch to the majors both Saturday and Sunday her first weekend of shows at 6 months and 2 days old. By 8 months, Ellie had already earned both majors! She won her first major at 6 months old her second weekend out at San Mateo KC and her second major on May 16, 2009 at Coyote Hills KC at 8 months old.

She finished with 3 majors plus a BOB over a special, a Bred-By Exhibitor Group 1 and a Non-Sporting Group 4.  She quickly went on to earn her AKC Grand Championship title.
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"INDI" 
CH Willow's Keepsakes Believes CD, CGC
(CH Shalako's Bartered at Barsu X CH Willow's Whispering Secrets ROM) 
(Born 2/9/03 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage)  
Owner:  Patty Henderson

Indi's accomplishments include a win at the Schipperke Club of Southern California specialty in January 2009 going Winners Bitch for a 4 point major. She also obtained her obedience title by finishing her CD and going High in Trial at the January 2010 Schipperke Club of Southern California specialty.
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"Jay" 
 CH Willow's Shining Light, RN
(CH Ebonystar Moonshiner Turboshine x CH GCH Spindrift Myra McKenna) 
(Born 1/28/12 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage) 
Owners: Janice Parsons and Michael Parsons

1/28/12 - 1/16/21

Jay won Winners Dog at both of the Orange Empire Dog Club shows in Victorville, CA on Jan 24 and 25, 2015 in supported entries after the Schipperke Club of Southern California specialties for 4 and 3 point majors to finish his championship with three majors!
Jay and Janice went on to earn their Rally Novice title!!

We believe he was taken by cancer - way too soon.
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"CHIP" 
BISS GCHB Willow's Let It Ride
(CH Willow's Brand'n My Heartnsoul x GCH Willow's Success Story W'Spindrift) 
(Born 3/21/2010 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage) 
Owners: Gloria and Joe Bilotta 

At 6 months old, Chip won Best Puppy in Show at the Two Cities Kennel Club show and a major. He finished his AKC championship by going Winners Dog/Best BBE at the Schipperke Club of Southern California morning specialty on 1/27/2012 under breeder judge Betty Jo Patrick, finishing with  5 majors. He then won an Award of Merit at the afternoon specialty (pictured).

He finished 2015 as the #6 Schip in the USA, #8 Owner-Handled Schip and #12 all-breed for his group placements.  
He was also ranked #16 Schip in the USA in 2012 (at 2 years of age).

Chip was Best in Specialty at the Schipperke Club of 
Southern California's afternoon specialty show on 
January 23, 2015!
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"TREASURE" 
CH Willow's Treasured Moments 
(CH Spindrift Castaway X Willow's Mystic Morgan) 
(Born 3/30/05 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage) 
Owners: Diane and Terry Johnson

3/30/05 - 9/26/18 

 Treasure won Best Opposite Sex at the Schipperke Club of Southern California specialty from the Veteran Bitch class on January 24, 2014 under breeder judge Greg Garrity.  She also earned her first leg toward her Rally title the same morning.

Unfortunately, Treasure survived a bout with mast cell tumor but later developed an infection of unknown origin which took her from us.
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"FAITH" 
CH Willow's Believe in Dreams 
(CH Shalako's Bartered at Barsu X CH Willow's Whispering Secrets ROM) 
(Born 2/9/03 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage) 
Owners: Diane and Terry Johnson 

​2/9/03 - 3/11/15
My ever present shadow.......gone but never forgotten!!

Faith finished her championship with a 5 point major going Winners Bitch at the Schipperke Club of Central Arizona specialty in October 2004 (entry of 19 bitches). She has received numerous placements in specialties over the years including BOS at the September /2010 Cascade specialty pictured above.
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​"TRUE"
CH Willow's True to My Heart
(CH Willow's Brand'n My Heartnsoul x CH Willow's Keepsakes Believes CD
(Born 8/9/10 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage)
Owner:  Helen Konowitz 

True finished her AKC championship in 2013.  She has been proving herself in the whelping box!  Of the 3 puppies being shown from her first litter of 4 born in August 2015, they are all major pointed in AKC!
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"MYRA" 
GCH Spindrift Myra McKenna
(CH Spindrift Top 'O The Mornin' x CH Willow's Spindrift Stowaway) 
(Born 10/01/09 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage) 
Owners: Ted and Karen Swanson

10/01/09 - 12/7/20

Myra finished her championship with three majors and has now earned her AKC Grand Championship.  She earned her first group placement on May 3, 2014.  
Myra retired to live in Arizona with Ted and Karen Swanson.

Myra left this world from what is believed to have been a series of strokes.
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"ROSIE"
BISS CH Willow's Spindrift Stowaway
(CH Spindrift Castaway x CH Willow's Keepsakes Believes CD)
(Born 7/27/05 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage)
Owners: Eileen Lane and Michelle Lane

Rosie was Winners Bitch at both back-to-back Schipperke Club of Central Arizona specialty shows on October 19, 2007 for two 5-point majors to finish and was also awarded an Award of Merit at the morning show.

Rosie went Best in Specialty from the Veteran Bitch class at the Schipperke Club of Southern California's morning specialty on January 23, 2015! 
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"BRANDON"
CH Willow's Brand'n My Heartnsoul
(CH Shalako's Rockn' Whisper x Willow's Mystic Morgan)
(Born 4/21/04 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage)
Owners: Diane and Terry Johnson

4/21/04 - 8/28/12
We lost Brandon to cancer - the first time time any of our dogs ever got cancer.  Brandon was a very sweet and obedient boy who produced some lovely puppies for us.​
We miss him terribly.
"BALI"
GCH Willow's KB Ballerina of the Night
(GCH Willows Let It Ride' x CH Coda's Music of the Night) 
(Born 5/16/11 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage) 
Breeder:  Katie Bastian sired by our boy Chip  -  Owner: Mary Martin

Bali finished her championship with 3 majors.  She won Winners Bitch in Jan 2014 the day after the Schipperke Club of Southern California specialty for a 4 point major and finished her championship with her third major and an Award of Merit at the Cascade Schipperke Club specialty on July 11, 2014.
Bali was also Best of Opposite Sex at the 9/11/15 Cascade Specialty in Washington.

Bali was BOS at both morning and afternoon 
Schipperke Club of Southern California specialties in Ventura on January 22, 2016!
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"ELI"
CH Willow's Purple Rain
(CH Willows Brand'n My Heartnsoul x GCH Spindrift Myra McKenna) 
(Born 9/4/12 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage) 
Owner: Dana Class and Diane Johnson 

Eli won WD/Best Bred-By Exhibitor at the Cascade Schipperke Club morning specialty in Washington for 5 points (12 dogs) on 7/12/13 (at 10 months). On 1/25/14, he was WD/BOW at Orange Empire Dog Club the day after the Schipperke Club of Southern California Specialty for a 4 point major. 

On January 22, 2016, Eli was WD/Best Bred By at the Schipperke Club of Southern California specialty for a 5 point major to finish his championship.
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"SUMMER"
CH Willow's Summer Rain*
(CH Willows Brand'n My Heartnsoul x GCH Spindrift Myra McKenna) 
(Born 9/4/12 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage) 
Owner: Margaret Dyer

Summer finished her championship with three majors!   Congrats Margaret!
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"BLITZEN"
MBISS GCH CH Can CH AGCH PACH5 Willow's Who'll Stop the Rain? RA FDC MXP16 MXPS2 PDSP MJP16 MJPS2 PJSP PAX5 MFPB2 TQXP T2BP7 BCAT RATO HOF
(CH Willows Brand'n My Heartnsoul x GCH Spindrift Myra McKenna) 
(Born 9/4/12 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage) 
Breeder:  Diane and Terry Johnson
Owner: Deborah Bruner

Blitzen finished his AKC championship on 8/8/15 at the Nisqually KC show in Washington by going Winners Dog/Best of Winners. He then finished his Canadian championship and also received a Canadian Group 4.

Deb and Blitzen then focused on agility and Blitzen earned many agility and rally titles! 

FLASH!!!!!!
Blitzen again hit the conformation ring and won Best in Specialty at the Cascade Schipperke Club Specialty on July 7, 2018 in Puyallup, WA, earning the title BISS.  

FLASH FLASH!!!
On April 21, 2019, Blitzen earned his Grand Championship in Agility!  Then on May 17, 2019, he earned his Grand Championship in conformation!  
Blitzen is the only Schipperke in the U.S. to have a Grand Championship in both conformation and agility. 

FLASH FLASH FLASH!!!
On July 9, 2021, Blitzen earned a NADAC All Around NATCH in agility.  Two days later, he won his SECOND BISS at the Cascade Schipperke Club specialty in Puyallup!

Wow, this boy, with Deb’s dedication to handling and training, has exceeded our expectations! What a special boy!  And awesome owner!!
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"LEVI"
GCH Willow's Wildwest Denim de Sang Bleu
(GCH Willow's Make My Day x Wildwest Becauseofu de Sang Bleu)
(Born 9/21/10 -  MPSIIIB Normal)
​Owner:  Lisa Vizcarra

9/21/10 - 4/20/21

Lisa finished Levi's AKC championship very quickly, shortly after acquiring him at 2 years old.  She and Levi have been having lots of fun in the ring since then, including a Select Dog award at the Cascade Schipperke Specialty in Washington on July 12, 2013 over a number of Top 10 male specials and back-to-back Group 1s in Owner Handler Group in 2014. He has now earned his Grand Championship title!  Congrats Lisa and Levi!!

Levi won Best Opposite Sex at the Schipperke Club of Southern California's morning Specialty show on January 23, 2015 and won Select Dog to Chip at the afternoon specialty!
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​"JASPER"
GCHS Willow's No Stone Unturned
(GCH Willow's Let It Ride x CH Willow's Tally Ho - Here We Go!) 
(Born 9/19/13 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage) 
Owner: Diane and Terry Johnson

Jasper - Group 3 at Reno KC on 8/20/2021
See our "Home" page regarding Jasper.
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Some of the Schipperkes bred and/or owned by us at Willow Schipperkes
"MADISON"
CH Willow's Bye Bye Baby!
(CH Spindrift Bravo x GCH Spindrift Myra McKenna) 
(Born 7/22/14 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage) 
Breeder/Owner: Diane and Terry Johnson 

​Madison finished her AKC championship on January 22, 2016 by winning Winners Bitch for a 5 point major at the Schipperke Club of Southern California specialty.
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"ALLIE"
CH Bolteroy's Allure of the Tide
(GCH Safari Bolteroy Prince of Tides x Bolteroy Destined To Be) 
(Born 10/17/13 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage) 
Breeder:  Teresa & Troy Boling
Owner: Brenda Kermode
​Allie came to live with us when she was about a year and a half old. She quickly picked up points.  She was Reserve WB at the Cascade Specialty in Washington in Sept. 2015 with an entry of 15 bitches.

On January 20, 2017, Allie was WB/BOW at the Schipperke Club of Southern California specialty for a 5 point major and finished her championship!
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"PROBIE"
UKC ALCH Willow's Rule Eighteen
(CH Spindrift Bravo x GCH Spindrift Myra McKenna) 
(Born 7/22/14 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage) 
Owner:  Stephanie Jones 

​How exciting to receive a call from Stephanie telling me that Probie had won a Group 2 under judge Roger Pritchard!!  At just under a year old!!
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"DREAM"
GCH Willow's Make'n My Day Dreams
(GCH Willow's Make My Day x GCH Willow's Success Story W'Spindrift)
Born:  9/12/2012 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage)
Owners:  Paul and Barbara Adams

Dream finished her championship with Janice Parsons and quickly went on to earn her Grand Championship.
She is now retired and living with Paul and 
Barbara Adams.
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​​"STORY"
CH Willows True Story
(GCHS Willow's Make My Day x CH Willow's True To My Heart) 
(Born 8/11/15 - MPSIIIB Clear) 
Breeder:/Owner: Diane and Terry Johnson 
Story started off her show career with a bang going Puppy Group 1 at 8 months.  She was RWB at the Schipperke Club of Southern California specialty on 1/20/17 (4 point major).  She then won WB at the 1/19/18 SCSC afternoon specialty and WB at Ventura Co. Dog Fanciers Assoc. show the same weekend - both 3 point majors to finish!

She recently came out to start working on her Grand Championship and came home with an Owner Handler Group 3 at the Sun Maid KC shows in Fresno.
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"LILLIE"
GCH Willow's Lil Tango Foxtrott  
(GCHS Willow's Make My Day - GCH Willow's Ballerina Of The Night)
Born 2/26/16 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage
Breeder: Diane and Terry Johnson
Owner:  Penelope McGinnis & Jaimie McErlean

Lillie was Winners Bitch at both Richmond Dog Fanciers Club shows in early August 2018 winning two majors to finish her championship!

She then came out after the COVID pandemic and earned her Grand Championship.
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"Cyndi"
CH Deloran's Time After Time*
(CH Exmoor Mana Magic x CH Deloran's Good Witch of the North)
Born 3/6/18 - MPSIIIB Clear
Breeder: Ursula Hutton
Owner: Diane Johnson and Ursula Hutton

​At the January 2019 Schipperke Club of Southern California specialty, Cyndi was Best Opposite in Sweepstakes and Reserve Winners Bitch to the 4 point major.  She then showed at Golden Gate KC shows and was Winners Bitch both days to pick up two majors.  

On 5/15/21, her first shows out since GGKC and she was WB/BOW for her 3rd major to finish her championship. 
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"ACE"
CH Willow's My Aim Is True RN FDC OAP AJP BCAT RATN
Born 8/11/2015 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage
Breeder:  Diane and Terry Johnson
Owner:  Deborah Bruner

Ace finished his AKC championship with 4 majors, one of which was Winners Dog at the Cascade Schipperke Specialty in 2018.

Ace has earned multiple NADAC titles and was the first Schipperke in the US to earn a title in NASDA.
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"Marcus"
**NEW* CH Willow's Moral of the Story
(GCH Deloran's Wizard of Oz x CH Willow's True Story)
Born 6/8/19 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage
Breeder/Owner: Diane Johnson and Terry Johnson

​Marcus started his show career at 4 months and a few days at the Sierra-Tuolumne KC show on 10/12/19 and 10/13/19 where he won Best in Show in the 4-6 Month Puppy Competition on Sunday.  The following weekend at Del Valle Dog Club he won Group 1 in the 4-6 Month Puppy Competition on Saturday and Best in Show 4-6 Month on Sunday!  

He won a major at Los Encinos KC his first real show and a major the following weekend at Golden Gate KC. 

Then COVID hit and we were home until July 2021 when we went to the Cascade Schipperke Specialties and all-breed shows in Puyallup, Washington where Marcus won two 5-point majors, including a Best of Breed over 3 specials, to finish his championship.  (*Pending AKC conformation.)
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"Paige"
Willow's Love Story
(GCH Deloran's Wizard of Oz x CH Willow's True Story)
Born 6/8/19 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage
Breeder/Owner: Diane Johnson and Terry Johnson

Paige came out to her first shows at 7 months at San Fernamdo KC and Los Encinso KC shows in Ventura in January 2020 and won Winners Bitch both days for her 1st and 2nd majors. She then won Winners Bitch at the Schipperke Club of Southern California specialty on February 29, 2020.  She only needs 2 points to finish her AKC championship.

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"Brice"
Willow's Best Seller
(GCH Deloran's Wizard of Oz x CH Willow's True Story)
Born 6/8/19 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage
Breeder: Diane Johnson and Terry Johnson
Owner:  Maryann Lambert

Brice came out at the Sun Maid KC shows for his first time out at 7 months and won Winners Dog over his brother Marcus for his first point.
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"Micah"
Micah Made for Willow By de Sang Bleu 
CH Delamer and Sailor All Hands on Deck x CH Just About Me de Sang Bleu
Born 1/8/2019 - MPSIIIB Clear
Breeders: Maureen Garrity & Arleen Meininger & Barbara Guerini
Owners:  Diane Johnson, Maureen Garrity & Arleen Meininger 

Micah started his show career in the 6-9 Puppy class by earning 10 points, including a 5 point major and a 3 point major.  Micah had not been shown since November 2019. I was ready to bring him back out and entered him at a show in March 2020, when the shows were cancelled due to COVID.  

We were finally able to get back to some shows in August 2021 where Micah earned a couple more points and an Owner Handler Group 2 his first time in a group.  He now needs 2 points to finish.
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"Party"
Willow's Dance Party
(GCHB Willow's No Stone Unturned x GCH Willow's KB Ballerina of the Night)
Born 6/15/19 - MPSIIIB Clear
Breeder/Owner:  Diane and Terry Johnson

We were finally able to get back out to some shows and Party brings home a 4 point major from the Two Cities KC shows in May 2021!  Party has both of her majors now.
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Best in Specialty at Cascade Schipperke Club July 2021
"Saoirse"
(Sear-Sha)
Willow's Listen to Your Heart
(Micah Made For Willow by de Sang Blea x CH Willow's True Story)
Born 3/3/21 - MPSIIIB Normal by Parentage
Breeder: Diane Johnson and Terry Johnson  
Owner: Jenine Windeshausen

Saoirse's first show at 6 months - first point!
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