Date of Birth: April 24, 2018 
AKC # DN55211801  •  AKC DNA #V932920  •  FCI/CMKU #CMKU/AUO/4540/18 
CAER Eyes: Cleared Annually  •  OFA Hips: Good  •  OFA Elbows: Normal  •  OFA CHIC #149760
OFA Dentition Full Dentition/Scissors Bite
Owned by Monica Lenners & Mikayla Lenners  •  Bred by Klára Hinková  •  Handled by Paul Catterson
Genetic Disease Testing:
CEA: M/N carrier  •  CD: Clear  •  CMO: Clear  •  DM: Clear  •  HSF4: Clear  •  HUU: Clear  •  ICM-AS: Clear
MDR1: M/N carrier  •  CMR1: Clear  •  NCL6: Clear  •  PRA-PRCD: Clear  •  ICM-BC: Clear  •  NCL8: Clear
Coat Color Testing:
B Locus: B/b red factored  •  D Locus: D/D non-dilute  •  E Locus: E/E non-yellow  •  M Locus:  M268/m
Dandy traveled all the way from the Czech Republic to be a part of our family.  We are very thankful to
Klára Hinková of Amaranthville Australian Shepherds for entrusting us with this wonderful boy.
This sweet boy always has a smile on his face and has been enjoying his time in the show ring with his fantastic handler, Paul Catterson.  Paul and his team are so amazing and Dandy absolutely loves them!
At Dandy's very first show in November 2018, he wowed us all by placing Best Of Winners at the Council Bluffs Kennel Club in Iowa.  After a few months of showing, Dandy took a break from the show ring to mature.
Dandy rejoined Paul in spring 2020 where he earned his first 4 point major win at the Cyclone County Kennel Club of Ames.  Dandy took another break while shows were cancelled due to the pandemic and rejoined Paul again in the fall of 2020 when AKC shows opened back up.  At the Sioux Empire Kennel Club shows in October 2020, Dandy placed Best Of Opposite and Best Of Breed with a Group Three placement.
Dandy finished his AKC Championship with a 4 point major win Winners Dog placement at the North Arkansas Kennel Club.  Only two days later at the Ozarks Kennel Club, Dandy picked up his first two Grand Champion 4 point major wins with Select Dog placements.
In December 2020, Dandy attended the AKC National Championship and pre-shows with Paul Catterson & team.  At the Sunshine State Herding Group Association specialty show, Dandy was awarded Select Dog, a 5 point major win.  This pre-show specialty to the AKC National Championship had an impressive entry of 100 Australian shepherds.  At the AKC National Championship, Dandy made the first cut.
We are very proud of Dandy's achievements in Orlando!
Dandy at the AKC National Championship in Orlando, Florida.
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4 pt Major Win at North Arkansas Kennel Club
Finished his AKC Championship!
Springfield, Missouri - November 5, 2020
5 pt Major Win at Sunshine State Herding Group Association
Pre-Show Specialty to AKC Royal Canin National Championship
Orlando, Florida - December 11, 2020
Best Of Breed at Sioux Empire Kennel Club
Sioux Falls, South Dakota - October 17, 2020
Winners Dog at Cornhusker Kennel Club
Lincoln, Nebraska - October 4, 2020
Best Of Winners at Council Bluffs Kennel Club
Council Bluffs, Iowa - November 24, 2018
Group Three at Sioux Empire Kennel Club
Sioux Falls, South Dakota - October 17, 2020
4 pt Major Win at Cyclone County Kennel Club of Ames
Des Moines, Iowa - February 15, 2020
Best Of Winners at St. Joseph Kennel Club
St. Joseph, Missouri - February 2, 2019
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