Remi is from Kyra and Ref's all tri litter, born on 8/8/12. Remi has amazing structure with tons of bone and wonderful angles on this boy. He has enjoyed the show ring and strives to please. Remi's top quality is his movement. As he would float around the ring, it was something to behold.
Remi has made his mark in the history of the MAS breed and he is honored to hold several records in the breed. He became the first Miniature American Shepherd to win Best of Breed at the prestigious Westminster Kennel Club in February 2016. He is also the first AKC Champion in the history of the breed and quickly moved on to become a Grand Champion within one month of full recognition. He is also the 2nd Gold Grand Champion in the MAS breed. Remi was the first MAS to win the Eukanbua Best in Miscellaneous in 2013, at just 15 months old.
Remi retired from the show ring in 2017. He was shown selectively in 2018 obtaining multiple group placements. Since his retirement, Remi has obtained his Barn Hunt Novice Title, Trick Dog Novice and is working on his Rally and Dock Diving. Remi has produced multiple Champion offspring and looks forward to coming out as a veteran in 2019.
Remi was the Number 1 ranked MAS (All Breed) for 2016. He obtained over 4,500 all breed points during 2016. He was ranked Number 3 MAS in Breed Points for 2016 and was the top Group Winning and Group Placing MAS.
He was Number 2 for Dog Breed Points and Number 4 for All Breed Points for 2015, earning over 100 AKC points in just 5 months of showing. Remi was the Number 3 dog in his breed for 2014, with 48 AKC points earned during the year.
Remi has had multiple Group Placements, including several Group One awards. 2016 was a wonderful year for Remi. He had his first Best in Show and a Reserve Best in Show. Remi also made the cut in a stellar group of dogs in the herding group at Madison Square Garden for the Westminster Kennel Club show in the breed's first showing at WKC.
Remi started his show career in March of 2013, winning MISC BIS in his first four shows. After taking the summer off, Remi returned to the show ring in October and quickly earned his first Certificate of Merit in November of 2013. Since that time, Remi has gone on to add 30 more AKC points, earning his MASCUSA Grand Championship before turning 18 months old. He is a Multiple MISC BIS winner and continues to improve as he grows up. Remi has a stunning side gait and has been praised by the judges for his movement. In Remi's first year of showing, he earned a spot in the MASCUSA Top Ten at #8 with 35 AKC points.
Remi is professionally handled by Arvind DeBragaca and is currently located in Savannah with Kim. He is standing at stud to approved females. Please contact Kim for information on his stud service. Fresh/Frozen and live cover is available for Remi to approved females.
Photo: © Mark L. Baer