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Poodle Variety 2021

January-March

On the Cover: BIS Ch. Valcopy Candyfloss Private Collection

Content: My Never Ending Love Affair with Poodles – Minarets UK by Barrie Drewitt-Barlow
Walking Through the Fear and the Mess, by Allison Alexander
Mission Poodles: The PCA Foundation Story
I learned It From Wendell, Curvature of the Spine, by Wendell Sammet
Top 20 Poodles in Each Variety
Top Owner-Handled Poodles in Each Variety
Frank Sabella, Interview with Poodle Variety

Poodle Variety 2020

October-December

On the Cover: GCHB Lakeridge My Daddy’s A Big Spender

Content: DelZarzoso “My Never-ending Love Affair With Poodles” by Barrie Drewitt-Barlow, The Mentor’s Role by Ann Kennedy, Clarion Poodles, Poodle Relations, by Gina Crawley, Meet the 2020 PCA Judges by Christi McDonald, Poodle Variety’s Recor Book, Poodle Variety Interviews Parnela Ingram of Sassafras, Shape Shifting Genes: The Surprising Third Side of the Nature vs. Nurture Debate, by Jane Killion, What’s Up Down Under by Nola Westren, Poodle Variety’s 2019 Top Producers, Poodle Variety’s 2019 Top Breeders

Poodle Variety 2020

January-March

On the Cover: GCHB Encor Companile Maestro

Content: Walking Through the Fear and the Mess by Allison Foley, Poodle Realtions by Gina Crawley, Frank Sabella by Johnny Shoemaker, “I Learned it From Wendell”, The Hunt Must Go On! by Gina Crawley, Lorraine & Malcolm Boyd, Picardy Poodles by Barrie Drewitt-Barlow, The Clark Story, Chapter 1:The Touch by Rober Rice, Chapter 2: Poodle Variety Interview, 2020 Poodle Variety Stud Section, Twin Cities PC Specialty Show, 2020 Poodle Variety Breeders Directory

Poodle Variety 2019

October-December

On the Cover: Multiple All-Breed & Specialty Best in Show Winning GCHS, TARQUIN HUFFISH PIEDMONT’S STARBOY

Content: Breeding Practices, Part 1:Stud Dogs Edited by Christi McDonald, From Russia With Love: A Breeder’s Intimate Journey in International Breeding by Gina Crawley, What’s Up Down Under by Nola Westren, Inherited Cataracts in Poodles: Researchers Need Your Help by Christi McDonald, Masters of the Field: Part 2 by Gina Crawley, What’s Up Down Under: Troy Tanner by Nola Westren, 2019 Canadian Specialty: Poodle Club of Canada and Poodle Club of Ontario, Seeing Celie by Curtisy Briggs, Dandle Liver Brownies by The Guilfoyles, Poodle Variety’s Record Book, The 2020 Poodle Variety Stud Section, Frozen Sernen, “So, you want to own a STUD DOG?” by Mrs. J.A. Mason, Bel Tor Kennels, Puttencove Remembered by James Edward Clark, The 2020 Poodle Variety Breeders Directory

Poodle Variety 2019

July-September

On the Cover: GOHS LouterCreek Candle in The Wind BN RI JH CA BCAT FDC RATN TKN CGC WC

Content: Masters of the Field, PV Q&A Part 1 Featuring led de Looze and Lin Gelbmann by Gina Crawley, A Career After Performance by Gretchen Dirks, Doing it Yourself by Phillipa Gill, Shopping for a New Pair of Genes by Dr.Robert Byrge DVM, Puppy Socialization…What Does it Mean Exactly? By Becky Baxter, Time for a Change? By Madeline Patterson, Poodle Research Needs Your Help: The Poodle Club of America Foundation, Inc., What’s Up Down Under, the Australian National Poodle Specialty Championship Show, by Nola Westren, Living Life Unleashed, by Jenni Lough Watson, Greatdogs On Demand,The Biggest Mistake of All: Puppy Socialization, by Monique Anste, The Naughty Dogge, In memory of, Mary Ellen Fishie, from the members of the Washington Poodle Club, Carol Pernicka by Carol L. McCorkle

Poodle Variety 2019

April-June

On the Cover: GCHG. Stone Run Afternoon Tea Best of Breed 2019 PCA Owned by Connie Unger & William Lee

Content: Opening Space by Patrick Guilfoyle, Poodle Variety Talks to Author Laurie Berenson, by Debbie West, Come Fly With Me, by Madeline, Poodle Variety Talks to Paul Lepiane,  What’s Up Down Under by Nola Westren Betsey Leedy, Norsk Kennel Club Report Those Dogs Can Hunt 2019 AKC Hunt Tests, Poodle Club Of America, by Mia DiBenedetto, The 2019 Poodle Club of America 87th Narional Specialty Show-Judges’ Critiques from Mr.Jordan Chamberlain, Mrs.Sharon Stevens, Mr. Johnny Shoemaker, and Mr. Eurgene Blake, 2019 PCA The Ladies Rule Picture Gallery, 2019 PCA National Show Chairman’s Report by Judy C. Cooksey, PCA Field Medallions by Joyce Corelli, Performance Juniors at PCA by Debby DuBay, 2019 PCA WC/WCX  by Carol McCorkie,It’s Not All About The Win by Melony Lopez, Agility Report 2019 PCA by Susanne Nash, Complete PCA National Specialty Results

Poodle Variety 2019

January-March

On the Cover: BIS BISS GChG. Lakeridge Adventures of Sam Spade

Content: Opening Space by Paul Lepiane, Editorial by Patrick Guilfoyle, Meet the 2019 PCA Judges by Christi McDonald, The Doodle Explosion: It’s All About Marketing by Christi McDonald,  Poodle Variety’s 2018 Top Producers, Poodle Variety’s 2018 Top Breeders, Notes From Purina: Getting Started in Poodles, 2918 Rankings – CC Variety System, 2018 Rankings – CC All-Breed System, Training Differences by Variety, Part 3 – Standards by Joann Neal, Thinking About General Appearance  by Del Dahl, Whatever Happened To past PCA Best-of-Breed Winners? – Part 1, Past PCA BOB Winners – Part 2, Falling Into Place: Memories, Mentoring and Moving Forward by Ann Kennedy, “Too”… Why Do I Care? By Joann Neal, 10 Things You Should Know Before Judging Poodles, by Debbie Cozart, All Past PCA Best-of-Variety Winners, So Sad. So Happy! Comments about PV, Poodle Variety’s Record Book, Poodle Humor: Good Bone, Bad Bone, Specialty Reports, End of an Era by Nola Westren, Looking Back, A Variety of Letters , Litterbox/Classifields, Professional Handlers and Photographers, Rates & Deadlines, Who’s Where: Index to Advertisers

Poodle Variety 2018

October-December

On the Cover: BIS BISS GChS. Danfour Keep The Madness Rolling

Content: Opening Space by Paul Lepiane, Notes From Purina Pro Plan: The Male Half of Breeding Starts with a Healthy Stud Dog, Training Differences By Variety, Part 2 – Miniatures by Joann Neal,Mothers & Daughters in the Poodle World, Part 2 by Christi McDonald, Profiles of the Top Sires in 2017 by Christi McDonald, Poodle Kennel Names – Where Did They Come From? By Christi McDonald, Poodle Temperament – Should We Be Concerned? Madeline Patterson, AKC Point Schedule for 2018… and 1980… and 1965! Interesting comparisons over 53 years by Paul Lepiane, What’s Up Down Under by Nola Westren, What Made The Great? Personal views of the all-time top Poodles sires by people who knew them best, Professional Handlers and Photographers: Next Issue, Specialties in Full, The 2018 Poodle Variety Stud Section, The 2019 Poodle Variety Breeders Directory, Looking Back, Litterbox listings, Rates & Deadlines, Back Issues, Index to Advertisers

Poodle Variety 2018

July-September

On the Cover: GChG. Safari’s Subversion

Content: Opening Space by Paul Lepiane, The Modified Continental Trim for the Show Ring by Jaci Bowman and Joyce Carelli, Notes from Purina Pro-Plan: A Dog’s Healthy Gut Microbiota Supports Overall Health, New Owner Handlers: National Owner Handler Series and what it has meant to me by Crystal Rublaitus, Cout Color Inheritance by Christine M. Scruggs, VMD, 2017: The Poodle Year in Color by Christi McDonald, Performance Odds and Ends by Carol Pernicka, Next Issue: Tres easy French Poodle pets!, “But he KNOWS the exercise!” by Lynne Benson-Colbert, Seminar Grooming Sketches by Anna Bardysheva, Training Differences by Variety – Part 1: Toys by Joann Neal, Looking Back 80 Years – Show-ring Grooming, What’s Up Down Under by Nola Westren, Specialities in Full – All US Poodle Specialties from June 2 through August 2, 2018, A Variety of Letters, where our renders take over: In Memoriam – Sherri Vidrine, Professional Handlers; Next Issue, Rates & Deadlines, Index to Advertisers

Poodle Variety 2018

April-June

On the Cover: GChG. Lakeridge Simply Irresistible

Content: Opening Space by Paul Lepiane, Mothers & Daughters by Christi McDonald, Performance: Training The Agility Teeter by Carol Pernicka, The 2018 Poodle Club of America 86th National Speciality Show – Judges’ Critiques from Thomas Carneal by Doris Cozart, Donald Sturz and Jack MacGillivray, Complete PCA Catalog Results for Sweepstakes, Conformation, Obedience, Rally & Junior Showmanship, Tracking at PCA by Carol Petnicka, PCA Entry Numbers, Past and Present, AKC Hunt Tests at PCA by Mia DiBenedetto, Upland Tests at PCA by Jaci Bowman, Obedience & Rally at PCA by Jan Hopper, PCA – A View From A Visitor by Nola Westren, Living With Canine Epilepsy, Maintaining and Improving Breeds by Jerold S. Bell, DVM, When Microchipping Goes Wrong by Sharon Hunkins, Specialities in Full: All AKC Specialities from March 8 to May 25, 2018, A Variety of Letters, where our readers take over…, Litterbox, Professional Handlers & Photographers, Rates and Deadlines, Index to Advertisers

 

Benson-Colbert, Seminar Grooming Sketches by Anna Bardysheva, Training Differences by Variety – Part 1: Toys by Joann Neal, Looking Back 80 Years – Show-ring Grooming, What’s Up Down Under by Nola Westren, Specialities in Full – All US Poodle Specialties from June 2 through August 2, 2018, A Variety of Letters, where our renders take over: In Memoriam – Sherri Vidrine, Professional Handlers; Next Issue, Rates & Deadlines, Index to Advertisers

Poodle Variety 2018

January-March

On the Cover: GChG. Lakeridge Simply Irresistible

Content: Opening Space by Paul Lepiane, A Perspective On Judging Poodle by Helen Tomb-Taylor, Poodle Variety’s Top Breeders for 2017, Poodle Variety’s Top Producers for 2017, Introducing the 2018 PCA Judges, A Look At Handlers Through The Years by Del Dahl, Raising Puppies For Performance Homes by Joann Neal, The Breeder Peggy Adamson, Poodle Variety’s The Record Book, Poodle Variety Talks To Proffesional Handlers by Christi McDonald, Poodles in Art: Marjorie Walker Sketches  by Christi McDonald, Gustavo Aguirre VMD, PhD – 40 Years of Research and Success in Poodle Eye Health by Christi McDonald, Puppy Playgrounds by Madeline Patterson, UC Davis Studies Bloat in the Standard Poodle by Laura Bernier, Outstanding Poodle Profile: Ch. Bar King’s Fair Isle Rob Roy, TP by Doris Backe, Be Careful – Part 3: Handler Errors in Performance Events by Carol Pernicka, 2017 Yeas-End Top-Winner Statistics, Top Poodles in Australia by Nola Westren, Specialty Reports November through February, A Variety of Letters, Professional Handlers & Photographers, Rates & Deadlines, Index of Advertisers