Grand slam winners for the Sporting Group All Breed Fun Match Stevi (golden retriever, champ) and Harley (golden retriever, first runner-up), both owned by Stephanie Salazar. PHOTO COURTESY OF STEPHANIE SALAZAR
By MARK FRANCISCO
DOGS from across all breeds were hosted by the Cagayan de Oro Pirbull and Bully Alliance in Battle of the Beasts, a day-long activity at Centrio Mall activity center in Cagayan de Oro City last Sunday, April 22.
During the event, there was an American bully conformation show and an all-breed fun match categorized into the following: puppy group, terrier group, toy group, working group, sporting group, non-sporting group and mix group.
The puppy group is up to 12 months old. The terrier group is composed of bull terrier, Russell terrier and West Highland white terrier. The toy group is composed of Chihuahua, Maltese, Havanese, miniature Pinscher, Pomeranian, miniature poodle, pug, Shi Tzu, Pekingese and Yorkshire terrier. The working group is composed of Akira, American boxer, bull mastiff, Siberian husky, Doberman pinscher, Great Dane, Rottweiler, Samoyed and Saint Bernard. The sporting group is composed of Wienaraner, cocker spaniel, golden retriever and Labrador retriever. The non-sporting group is composed of Boston terrier, English bulldog, chow chow, Chinese Shar Pei, French bulldog, Dalmatian, Lhasa Apso and poodle.
There was also an ABKC breed seminar with Mr. John Enerva.
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