AKC Gold Grand Champion & UKC/Int'l Ch Tifari's All Eyes on Me, SC RN QC TT HIC CGC TDI

RowanBOBRowan wins another Best of Breed

Rowan is the pick boy from the Rylee X Hondo litter. Pat Hastings evaluated him very highly. So far he is excelling in Conformation, finishing his championship very quickly, by 19 months old. He finished with three different 4 Point Majors, as well as impressive, Best in Puppy Sweeps and Best of Opposite in Puppy Sweeps win at Supported Shows. He has completed his grand championship by the age of 2 and is well on his way to the GOLD level. Rowan is racking up the BEST OF BREED wins, as well as multiple Group placements. Rowan Lives in Shelby Twp. with his human mom Lanalee, and his Uncle Henry. (Also a RR) He can be found tearing up the local hiking trails as well as frequenting the Lake Orion Dogpark. Rowan is a gentle soul, and has a social personality. He has very typey and balanced conformation with beautiful, fluid movement.

**2014 Rowan made the TOP 20 AKC Breed (#19) and All Breed (#20) *2016 Rowan was #26 AKC Breed Ranking

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Breeders: Kathy Owen & Angie Hartley here @ Tifari
Sire: "Hondo" GRAND ChTriggerhill's Western Adventure SC RN CGC
am: "Rylee" INT'L/ AKC CH Tifari's All Ryled UpSC RN CGC HIC TT
Details: Pedigree on POST

Health Clearances

Whelp Date: 6-5-2011 DM- Normal by Parentage Eyes (CERF)- Normal ('12 '14 '16) EOAD DNA: High Confidence Clear
Height: 28 inches OFA Hips--GOOD OFA Cardiac- Normal CHIC # 92886
Weight: 96 lbs OFA Elbows- NORMAL OFA Patellas- Normal
Full Dentition with Scissor Bite OFA Thyroid- Normal ('13 '15) OFA Shoulders-Normal


BOB Another Best of Breed Win
Below: Rowan's movement @ 18 months!
  • Raisin River Supported Show (DKC 2012) Major Reserve from the 9-12 puppy class
  • Completed his UKC Championship with 2 "Group 1st" placements at 9 months old
  • Best of Opposite in Sweeps, Raisin River Regional Specialty (RRCUS supported) July,2012
  • BEST IN SWEEPS at the Cuyahoga Valley Hound Association Show in Madison, OH July 2012
  • 2012 RRCUS National Specialty (Orlando, Fl), Rowan earned 2nd place 15-18 mo dog class.
  • 2013 Raisin River Supported Show- Award of Merit
  • 2013, RRCUS National Specialty, Topeka, KS. Made the Cut for Best of Breed.
  • 2014, Raisin River Regional Specialty, Select Dog
  • 2014 Best of Breed at the Cuyahoga Hound Specialty
  • Multiple AKC Group placements including back to back Group 2's
  • 2014, RRCUS National Specialty (Salt Lk. City -Utah) Made 2 cuts in Best of Breed
  • 2014 Best of Breed at the Michigan Hound Specialty (11/14)
  • 2014- AKC TOP 20 BREED & ALL BREED!!!
  • Raisin River Supported Show (2015) Select Dog
  • Raisin River Regional Specialty 2016, Select Dog
  • DKC Best of Breed- Supported Show and RRCUS Medallion Winner, 2016


  • CGC- Earned at the age of 14 weeks old at the RRCUS National Specialty
  • UKC CH- United Kennel Club Champion of Record (earned at 9 months)
  • JC- Junior Lure Coursing title
  • HIC- Herding Instinct Certificate
  • GCH- AKC Grand Championship earned by the age of 2 years old
  • Int'l Ch- IABCA International Championship
  • SC- Senior Lure Coursing title
  • TDI- Therapy Dog International
  • TT- American Temperament Test Certified
  • Rowan also has two Q's towards his Rally Novice Title.

Breeding Record

Show Record
  • 3-2-12 MAJOR Reserve, Detroit Kennel Club, Judge: Elliot Weiss
  • 3-3-12 MAJOR Reserve, Detroit Kennel Club, Judge: Dr. Woods
  • 4-29-12 Winner's Dog/ BOW/ BOS, Progressive KC Judge: Mr. Dana Cline (2 points)
  • 5-5-12 Winner's Dog/ BOW, Crawford Cty KC, Judge: Mrs. Arlene Davis (1 point)
  • 5-6-12 Winner's Dog/ B)W, Crawford Cty KC, Judge: Mr Lowell Davis (1 point)
  • 6-16-12 Winner's Dog/ BOS over SPECIALS, Echo Hills KC, Judge: Mr Dana Cline (4 point major)
  • 7-7-12 Best of Opposite Sweeps, Raisin River Regional Specialty, Monroe Kennel Club (MI) Judge: George Demary
  • 7-12-12 Best In Sweeps, Cuyahoga Valley Hound Association, Madison, OH Judge: Jordan Chamberlan
  • 7-12-12 Major Reserve, Cuyahoga Valley Hound Association, Madison, OH Judge: Dr. Levente Miklos
  • 8-4-12 MAJOR Reserve, Jackson KC, MI Judge: Deric Aube
  • 1-18-13 Winner's Dog/BOW. Novi, MI Judge: Mr. Roger Hartinger (2 points)
  • 1-19-13 Winner's Dog, Novi, MI Judge: Mr. James Frederiksen (4 point Major)
  • 1-20-13 Winner's Dog/ BOW Novi, MI. Judge: Mrs Paula Hartinger (4 point Major-NEW CHAMPION)
  • 3.10.13 Best of Breed, Logansport KC...Judge Timothy Catterson
  • 4.21.12 Best of Breed, Central Ohio KC ...Judge Randy E. Garren
  • 6.1.13 Best of Breed, Toledo KC ...Judge Guy Jeavons
  • 6.2.13 Best of Breed, Toledo KC... Judge Mark Houston-McMillan,
  • 7.7.13 Award of Merit @ Raisin River Regional Specialty, Ann Arbor KC... Judge Pluis Davern
  • 7.13.13 Best of Breed, Battle Creek KC... Judge Paula Hartinger
  • 11.9.13 Best of Breed, Kalamazoo KC....Judge Elliot B Weiss
  • 3....14 Best of Breed, Auburn Indiana.. Judge: George D. Boulton,
  • 4.5.14 Best of Breed, Saginaw Calley Kennel Club.. Judge Sari Brewster Tietjen,
  • 4.19.14 Best of Breed & GROUP 3, Medina Kennel Club..Judge George D Boulton, 109 Defeated
  • 5.17.14 Best of Breed, Genesee Cty KC Judge: Alan E Bennett
  • 2013- Rowan had 7 BOB wins, 1 Award of Merit, and 73 breed points
  • 2014- So far Rowan has 24 BOB wins, 6 Group placements, 213 Breed points
    BrothersRowan (Left), and his housemate Henry (right)

Rowan and his son Gaius

                    8 months old
Lure Coursing 16 months old
2 years old
enjoying the sunshine