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Showing and Junior Handling

A Show Dog's Life

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A little girl in a pink shirt is running away from a tan with white Havanese puppy that is chasing after her in a field of grass.

Paige Wilbee playing with her new Havanese puppy Sadie, SalidaDelSol MistyTrails Gabatos. Photo taken by Diane Wilbee, submitted by MistyTrails Havanese.

A small boy with a yellow plush toy in his hand is running away from a tan with white Havanese puppy that is sniffing across the field.

Kaeden Wilbee playing with his new Havanese puppy Sadie, SalidaDelSol MistyTrails Gabatos. Photo taken by Diane Wilbee, submitted by MistyTrails Havanese.

A boy is standing in a field in front of a mossy tree and to the left of him is this tan with white Havanese puppy who is sniffing the ground.

Kaeden Wilbee playing with his new Havanese puppy Sadie, SalidaDelSol MistyTrails Gabatos. Photo taken by Diane Wilbee, submitted by MistyTrails Havanese.

A boy is reaching down to grab a yellow plush toy that is on the ground in front of a tan with white Havanese puppy in a field.

Kaeden Wilbee playing with his new Havanese puppy Sadie, SalidaDelSol MistyTrails Gabatos. Photo taken by Diane Wilbee, submitted by MistyTrails Havanese.

Close up - A tan with white Havanese puppy is standing in a field looking up at a yellow plush toy being held in front of it.

Sadie the Havanese checking out her toy, SalidaDelSol MistyTrails Gabatos. Photo taken by Diane Wilbee, submitted by MistyTrails Havanese.

A girl in a pink shirt is sitting in a field and there is a tan with white Havanese puppy sitting on her lap being held belly out.

Paige Wilbee with her new Havanese puppy Sadie, SalidaDelSol MistyTrails Gabatos. Photo taken by Diane Wilbee, submitted by MistyTrails Havanese.

A little girl in a pink shirt is running across a field and running next to her is a tan with white Havanese puppy.

Paige Wilbee having fun with her new Havanese puppy Sadie, SalidaDelSol MistyTrails Gabatos. Photo taken by Diane Wilbee, submitted by MistyTrails Havanese.

A girl is blow drying the underside of a tan with white Havanese puppy with a hair dryer.

Paige Wilbee getting her new puppy Sadie used to the hair dryer, SalidaDelSol MistyTrails Gabatos. Photo taken by Diane Wilbee, submitted by MistyTrails Havanese.

A tan with white Havanese puppy is standing in a mud puddle and it is drinking the muddy water.

Sadie the Havanese puppy playing in the mud! SalidaDelSol MistyTrails Gabatos. Photo taken by Diane Wilbee, submitted by MistyTrails Havanese.

Three dogs are sitting in a long crate in the back of a room. There is a tan dog being walked towards a new crate.

Show dogs waiting for their turn in the ring. Courtesy of MistyTrails Havanese

A dog is standing on a table and it is surrounded by people in a room back stage at a dog show.

Grabbing some food on the run, Thank you to Cheyanne's mom for going to McD's. Courtesy of MistyTrails Havanese

Three children are kneeling on their knees on top of a carpet and they are behind dogs.

Joniah showing Diego the Havanese, Paige showing Sadie the Havanese, and Cole showing his black Mini Poodle. Courtesy of MistyTrails Havanese

The back of three children standing and sitting behind their dogs on a long rug at a dog show.

Paige showing Sadie and Joniah showing Diego (Havanese). Courtesy of MistyTrails Havanese

A girl in a red shirt is standing behind a table and she is helping pose a tan dog who is up on the table at a dog show.

Paige showing Sadie, a Havanese puppy. This is the phase of the competition for hands-on examination by the judge, and Paige will have to show the judge the dog’s bite. This class is Junior Novice, for all children 7 to 11 that have not won first place six times. Courtesy of MistyTrails Havanese

A girl in a red shirt is standing behind a table that has a tan dog on it. There is a lady in a pink jacket inspecting the dog.

Paige showing Sadie, a Havanese puppy. Courtesy of MistyTrails Havanese

A girl in a red shirt is standing on a long rug and she is holding the leash of a tan dog that is looking at her feet. In front of the girl is a person in a pink jacket. The little girl has a number taped around her upper arm.

Paige showing Sadie, a Havanese puppy. This is the ORAL part of the competition. Paige is asked what kind of dog she has, where it is from, and what it was bred for. As the age level increases, the children are asked even more questions about anatomy, etc. Courtesy of MistyTrails Havanese

A girl in a purple shirt is touching the mouth of a dog that is standing on a table in front of her. There is a lady in a pink jacket looking down at them.

Joniah showing Diego, a Havanese. Joniah is showing Diego's bite. She will also have to know the correct bite for the breed. i.e., scissor, reverse scissor, level bite, overbite or underbite. Courtesy of MistyTrails Havanese

A girl in a purple shirt is touching a dog that is standing on a table. On the otherside of the table there is a lady in a pink jacket that is touching the dog. There are bystanders on chairs in the background.

Joniah showing Diego, a Havanese. Courtesy of MistyTrails Havanese

A girl in a purple shirt is leading a dog on a walk down a long rug.

Joniah showing Diego, a Havanese. Courtesy of MistyTrails Havanese

A girl in a purple shirt is sitting on a blue chair and there is a dog with its front paws up against her lap. The girl is holding a ribbon in the air.

Joniah with Diego, a Havanese. Diego won best male in the sanction match. MistyTrails Sean's Don Diego. Courtesy of MistyTrails Havanese

A boy in a red shirt is leading a Chihuahua on a walk down a long rug.

New to showing, Cheyanne’s brother borrows a Chihuahua to show, Courtesy of MistyTrails Havanese

A boy in a red shirt is reaching down to touch a Chihuahua that is in front of him.

Playing with a Chihuahua at the dog show. Courtesy of MistyTrails Havanese

A boy in a red shirt is touching a table to the left of him. A Chihuahua is to the right of the boy and it is looking at the boy.

Playing with a Chihuahua at the dog show. Courtesy of MistyTrails Havanese

Courtesy of MistyTrails Havanese