Kobe = Type. He and his littermates did extremely will in both Canada and the US.
Although shown sparing, type combined with powerful yet graceful movement and strong work ethic earned Kobe many accolades. As a puppy, Kobe won Best in Sweepstakes at the 2003 RCC National (10 mos old), Best Puppy in Working Group (Specialty Judge E. Phillipine) and AOM at the 2004 RCC National (17 mos). Among his BOBs in the US, he took BOB over Specials at 13 mos. from the classes with a group placement, defeating 170 dogs.
Kobe finished his Canadian Championship in one weekend, including a 5-point Regional Specialty win under Judge James Reynolds.
With his owner Rosemary Lenigan, Kobe achieved his CD with high scores in 3 out of 3 trials and earned 2nd place n Carting Started at the US National where he also finished his AKC Championship.