Thursday, November 29, 2012

West Coast German Roller Show

I will be judging the Northwest Roller Canary Club song competition December 7th to 9th, 2012 at the conference room of Teknon Corporation, 15443 95th Street in Redmond Washington.

To ship in rollers contact Paul Grech 206-362-3573. For entry form or call Paul Scandlyn 503-357-7253.

This is the only German roller show on the west coast in 2012. Come on out and meet me at the show!

Thursday, November 22, 2012

Garden State Bird Show

This Saturday I will be judging lipochrome at the GSBA Bird Show in Elizabeth, New Jersey. The show is held at the Portuguese Instructive Social Club at 417 US Highway 1. Judging begins at 9:00 am.  Contact Joao Bernardes 908 518 1860

My computer blew the motherboard when I was editing the photos from the National, so I'm waiting for Black Friday to buy a new Apple! Hoping to recover my photos from the National on the hard drive...

Sunday, November 11, 2012

Meet Me In Saint Louie

I will be attending the National Cage Bird Show in St. Louis Missouri. The show runs Thursday Nov 15 thru Saturday Nov 17. For hotel and show information visit their web site at

Thursday, November 8, 2012

More Fantastic Type Birds Columbia Canary Club

Best Columbus Fancy Crest Exhibited by Bill Zinke Lovely!!

2nd Best Columbus Fancy and Best Smooth Head Sandra Foote-Gregory. Very Nice

Best Norwich and 2nd Best Norwich Michael Sparks. His best was a real showman. When he caught my eye he posed!

Best Crest Stafford Exhibited by Carol Groenevelt
Nice Crest
Best Non Crest Stafford
Best Old Variety Northern Dutch Frill Maymelle Kline

Wednesday, November 7, 2012

Type Winners Columbia Canary Club - Brian Johannson Birds

Best Type Best Bird In Show Gloster Corona Exhibited by Brian Johannson. Brian Also won the Revolving Trophy for the exhibitor accumulating the highest points in their top five wins. Posted below are some of his Fantastic Birds he showed at the Columbia Canary Club Show.!

Best Consort

Best Border

2nd Best Border

Best Fife

Brian generously shares information with any breeder. Big Bird too always likes to pick his brain!

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Colorbred Winners Columbia Canary Club

Best Colorbred, Red Intensive Exhibited by Carol Groenevelt Very Nice!!

Judges Special  and 2nd Recessive White Exhibited by Nina Rapp

3rd Red Intensive Exhibited by Carol Groenevelt

Best Melanin Black Red Intensive Exhibited by Hector Diaz

2nd Brown Pastel Mosaic Exhibited by Shawn Rahimian

Judge David Benites

Monday, November 5, 2012

Finch Winners Columbia Canary Club

Wow!! Gorgeous Red Billed Fire Finch Best in Division Exhibited by Nina Rapp

Black Headed Red Siskin Second Place in Division Exhibited by Paula Hansen
(Federal License Required)

Brazilian Cardinals Third Place in Division Exhibited by Paula Hensen

Finch & Softbills Judge Robert Peers

Thursday, November 1, 2012

Type 1 Division Winners and Kitchen Canary Division WinnerModesto

Lovely Gloster Corona Best Type 1 Division - exhibited by Naomi Cisper. The crest and showmanship of this bird was fantastic.

2nd Place - Fife

3rd Place - Crested Stafford

 4th Place - Gloster Consort

5th Place - Crested Stafford Mosiac Male

Judges Choice Special Award - Crested Stafford Ino

Best Kitchen Canary White with Fawn colored Variegation. Unfortunately the Fawn marking was not picked up in the photo.

Type 1 and Kitchen Divisions Judged by Linda Hogan