Geordi's BEST DAY

Sharing some details about Geordi's BEST DAY, where he and handler Joshua Hargis of Summerwind Canines, went BEST IN SHOW at the Sierra-Tuolumne Kennel Club! 

The 2021 Sierra-Tuolumne Kennel Club shows were held in beautiful Angels Camp, CA, which…

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Summit Earns Her First AKC Title!

We are so proud of Summit, from our RODEO E litter, who earned her CGC title on March 25, 2021, with her co-owners Julia and Kristi. Summit is Geordi's first offspring to earn an AKC title, and she is…

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We are pleased to announce a successful natural breeding between our two Grand Champion Greater Swiss Mountain Dogs, Geordi and Nexpa! Both of these dogs are large, heavy boned, heavy coated dogs that are exceptional examples of the Greater Swiss…

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2019 NOHS Series Wrap Up

The AKC's 2019 National Owner-Handled Series is wrapping up. There are a few days left in the series and no dog shows in California, so this completes our participation for the 2019 year. The dogs in the Top 10 for…

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Girls Day in Torrance August 2017

I guess Josh was the odd man out, because we had a "girls day" in Torrance this year on Sunday, August 13, 2017.

Showing to judge Denise Dean, a Bernese Mountain Dog breeder-judge, Nexpa was Best of Breed and…

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Birthday Fun 2016

We love the fact that Echo and Nexpa have the same birthday, May 29th! We just celebrated Echo turning 5 and Nexpa turning 2!
It was a fun day and both girls got a ton of extra love and birthday…Read more

Considering a Swissy?

When looking to add a dog like a Swissy- a rare breed that requires you to work with a breeder to find and bring home a puppy- there is a lot to know. Here are some points and some HOT

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Waiting To Spay and Neuter

Recent studies have shown that neutering can have an adverse effect on the health of a dog. To further delve into this new information, a team of researchers at UC Davis recently examined the veterinary records of 759 Golden Retrievers…

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RODEO Ends Long Show Season With Wins

Hi there RODEO Fans and Friends!

We have had our heads down, working on dog show titles. Which means we have been loading up 2-3 dogs, several crates and tons of supplies, to drive three, 12 or even 24 hours…Read more