In memory of
Can Ch Vonderbrink's
August 8, 1999-April 2,
believed to have been
hit by a car on Highway 13 near Camrose, Alberta
At 6 months of age,
Heiko began his show career with handler Ingrid Winkler at a
special limited breed show with Fred Lanting, who gave him
Best Puppy in Breed.
The following month,
at his first all-breed show, Anita Johnson gave him Best of
Winners and Best Puppy in Breed for his first show
At the next show,
only seven months of age, Heiko finished the requirements
for his championship by going Best Opposite Sex twice over a
Heiko was a large
boned male with a beautiful head, erect ears and sweet
temperament. He thought obedience classes were fun. He was
entered in 6 trials but failed his long downs each time,
coming to keep "Mom" company. Everywhere I took him, I heard
the comment "What a beautiful dog!"
He was a
cheerful dog without an aggressive bone in his body.
I will miss