Nina's registration name " I Put A Spell On U " comes from the song
written and sung by the late Nina Simone
She is a very happy lady, attentive and eager to learn.
Touch her, rub her belly or chest and she falls asleep standing.
2 yr OVC: Hips/Grade I/Borderline, Elbows Normal
2yr OFA: Hips/Mild (Subluxation), Elbows Normal
Cystinuria/Normal/P, Cerf. Eye's 2005, Thyroid/Normal,
Heart/Normal/Cardiologist, DNA profile #V386119
On02/23/08 Nina Simone earned her third leg, completing the requirements/AKC towards Rally Novice Title.
Nina scored an 88/100......she was a bit hard of hearing today ;)
On02/04/08 Nina Simone earned her second leg towards her Obedience Title in Davie, Florida .
Nina also earned her second Rally Nov. B leg with a score of 99/100 and placed 2nd
On02/03/08 Nina Simone earned her first leg towards her Obedience Title in Davie, Florida first time in ring.
Nina also earned her first Rally Nov. B leg with a score of 99/100 and placed 1st,
first time in ring with neither of us ever attending or practicing for this fun trial.
Nina with her daughter India, sitting behind her.
Nina training for a draft title & checking out her new, homemade cart.
Nina with daddy Kongo, after some wild playing and romping
Tina, Kongo & Nina (daughter)
Yes, mommy lets us get dirty :)
Nina pictured above winning a 4pt major to achieve her champion title
April 22nd, 07 at the Heartland of FL dog show, 1BBE, WB.........4 pt major NEW CHAMPION
March 11th, 07 at the Palm Beach County Dog Show, 1st BBE, WB, BOS ............1 point
Dec. 16th, 06 at the Space Coast KC, Orlando Florida, 1st BBE, WB, BOW, BOS.........3pt major win
Nov. 19th, 06 at the Greater Ocala Dog Show in Florida, 1st BBE, WB, BOW, BOS.........3pt major win
Nov. 18th, 06 at the Greater Ocala Dog Show in Florida, 1st BBE, RWB,
Nov. 17th, 06 NEVER BE LATE TO THE RING :(((
Nov. 16th, 06 at the Greater Ocala Dog Show in Florida, 1st BBE, WB, BOW, BOS.........3pt major win
Special thanks to ALL the wonderful friends I have made in FL
and ALL the help everyone has given US!!!
Pictured above five months after whelping her first litter.
Nina and I entered our first dog show together, Nina went
Winners Bitch out of the Bred By Exhibitor Class & Best of Opposite Sex.
I have not shown a dog in nearly four years since my spinal surgery, so this was a wonderful win for me.
Pictured below at 18 months of age
On Aug. 20 & 21 Nina won her class 12-18 mth, Winners Bitch and Best of Opposite Sex
at the Tioga County Kennel Club..................Nina earned 2pts towards her Ch. title
Nina below (right) has no coat, but what a better way to judge a dogs structure.
Kongo (Nina's Sire)....................Tina Turner (Nina's dam)
Pictured below at 13 months of age
after a walk in the park
Above: Nina stands still to greet a squirrel.... Or should we say "to figure out how she will get to it"
below: Nina caught off guard barking at the deer's from a distance at 10 months of age.
below: Nina was not happy to be awakened, but that's a human bed and you must share :)
pictured below at 7 months
On 10/03/04 Nina went 1st out of 6 in the 6-9 mth class,
then Best of Opposite Sex Puppy , at NCNE funmatch.
pictured below at 4.5 months
(click above to view PICS of the girls swimming)
Nina relaxing at a dog show, watching the working group.
Nina pictured below at 15 weeks.
below at 9 weeks
below at 5 weeks
Nina still gives me that look :)
below at 1 week