Poodle History & Breed Standard


A champion from the 6-9 class in TWO weekends.....A dream come true.....Thank You Player!

He goes on to achieve back to back BEST PUPPY in SHOW wins & a couple group 2's

He then goes on to get a Group 1 and another Puppy Group win at 7 months of age.

He then gets multiple Group wins, more puppy shows & is the #1 Standard Poodle Puppy in Canada for 2016

He achieved his GRAND Ch status by 8 months and has since achieved his American Grand Championship as well...

WATCH FOR PLAYER IN 2019....Game on!

PRESENTED by Chris Downing & Carolyne Cybulsky in Canada

& Terri Meyers in the USA



Player as a puppy....



His first weekend with Chris Downing...

Thank you Tom & Sandy Alexander for these wonderful wins


Second weekend with Chris, Player achieved his GRAND Championship title, 3 more Group ones from the puppy classes & TWO MORE BEST PUPPY IN SHOWS!


Baby Player


At 6 mos of age....Player is mastering the tunnel....:)




"Momma "Joanie" & Daddy "Val"

Am/Can Grand Ch Vetset Happy Days CGN "Joanie" & Can Ch Vetset Valentino Of Afterglow "Val"


About Joanie...

Canadian champion and multiple Group winner at 9 months of age
• As a puppy in Canada in 42 All Breed Shows, Joanie won 33 Best of Breeds, 10 Group Firsts, 12 Group Seconds, 8 Group Thirds, 2 Group Fourths, 36 Best Puppy in Group, 10 Best Puppy in Show, and 1 All Breed Best in Show. She is the all time top winning Standard poodle puppy.
• She won her second All Breed Best in Show at 1 year and 8 days - her first time shown in open trim! She received her first Reserve All Breed Best in Show at 13 months of age.
• Canadian Grand Champion at 13 months of age - the youngest Grand Champion for her breed and all breeds to date
• She won second in the 6-9 month puppy class at Poodle Club of America National Specialty 2009
• In one weekend, she obtained two five point US majors by going Best of Breed over Specials and winning a Group 3
• American champion in 6 shows - undefeated - at 15 months of age
• Award of Merit - Poodle Club of America National Specialty 2010 at 20 months of age
• At 24 months of age, has already won 13 BIS
• 2010 in Canada - #20 All Breed, #2 Non sporting - 15 BIS - all by 28 months of age
•First litter - two puppy Canadian champions and one American champion
•Second litter - 4 puppies will be shown, two are Canadian champions as junior puppies, others pointed as junior puppies
•Daughter Am Ch MBIS RBIS Can Ch Vetset A League Of Her Own wins 9 BIS and 2 RBIS in limited showing. Geena obtains her American Championship in very limited showing winning 4 majors along the way.
• HealthGene DNA color testing - dominant for black
• vWD clear - VetGen; OFA hips - good; OFA thyroid normal (Idexx); OFA SA normal (Yager-Best Antech 2011); CERF# POS-349151(OFA PO-EYE834/67F-VPI); CHIC#: 72337
• Breeder/owner: Dr. Elly Holowaychuk

About Val...

Canadian championship in just four days (undefeated) including a best puppy in group placement
Val's sire Ch Afterglow Maverick Sabre wins Crufts 2014
• HealthGene DNA color testing - carries black and cream
•AKC DNA Profile # V715773
• vWD clear - VetGen; OFA hips - good; OFA eyes - PO-EYE1760/26M-VPI; OFA thyroid normal (Idexx 2014); OFA SA normal (Antech 2014); CHIC#:104122
•First litter - two puppies are Canadian champions as junior puppies, others pointed
•Second litter - junior puppy Canadian champion with multiple group placments
•Breeders: M Kendall, M Gadsby, and J Lynn
• Owner: Dr. Elly Holowaychuk


From a long line of excellence.....including Grandpa Ricky who won BIS at Crufts in 2014




Player is bred by Dr Elly Holowaychuk & Owned & loved by Karen Morrill

Handled by: Chris Pollen & Carolyne Cybulsky in Canada and Terri Meyers in the USA



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