Dogwood Keeshonden - CH Dogwood Amsterdam I AM - Warrenton, VA
Dogwood Keeshonden - Preserving Holland's Treasure
Am GCH CH Dogwood  Amsterdam I AM
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AM GCH CH Dogwood Amsterdam I AM
Photo credit: Phyllis Ensley Photography Copyright©

Sired by (AM CH Dogwood Devious Dante X Keesbrook Windrift N Chantment)
Bred-By Exhibitor Champion 

WHELPED : Jan 1 2014
Nominated for KCA Futurity

AKC ~ Owner Handler Series ~ 2017
Finial Ranking # 3 Owner Handler  for 2017
Lifetime in Top 10 coming in at  # 9
Qualifying Period Oct  13 2016 ~ Oct  11 2017
Thank You to All the Judges !!
 #3 (3/10/17)  #4  (5/31/17) (#3June July Aug Sept & Oct 11 2017)
(Tied for #1as of 2/9/17)


Amsterdam I AM ~ made the List !!
Keeshond Club of America Top 25 Show Dogs ~ 2016
(In just 9 Shows Oct, Nov, & Dec 2016)
Thank you to all the Judges!!

Grand Champion CH - Dec 11 2016 (in just 7 Shows)
Working towards Bronze (More than half way there)
Ranked #11 (as of JUNE 30 2017)

Amsterdam I AM ~ Exhibited at the WESTMINSTER DOG SHOW
February 13 & 14 2017 New York
(He also was exhibited in 2016)


Mid-Atlantic Non-Sporting Club of Virginia, Inc.
Richmond Raceway Complex

Thursday 6/29/17 ~WON~Select Award / BOB-Owner Handler
Thank You Judge: Mrs. Sharon C Smith (Breed Judge)
WON~Best Owner Handler in Non Sporting Show~Group 1
Thank You Judge: Mr. Richard Todd Jackson (OH-Group Judge)
Friday 6/30/17 Absent
Saturday 7/1/17 ~ Southern Maryland Kennel Club, Inc.
WON~Select Award / BOB-Owner Handler
Thank You Judge: Mr. Joe C. Walton(Breed Judge)
WON ~ Owner Handler Group 2
Thank You Judge: Mrs. Polly D Smith(OH-Group Judge)
Sunday 7/2/17~Tidewater Kennel Club of Virginia, Inc.
WON ~Select Award / BOB-Owner Handler
WON ~ Owner Handler Group 3
Thank You Judge: Mrs. Anne Savory Bolus (Breed & OH Grp Judge)


First Colony Cluster ~ Richmond, VA
Richmond Raceway Complex

Thursday 6/22/17 ~WON ~ Select Award~1GCH Pt.
Thank You Judge: Mr. John P Wade(Breed Judge)
Friday 6/23/17 ~WON~BOB~ 3GCH Pts.(Major)
Won ~ BOB Owner Handler &OH Group 2
Thank You Judge: Mrs. Carol Kniebusch Noe (Breed Judge)
Thank You Judge: Ms. Carolyn A Herbel(OH ~ Group Judge)
Saturday 6/24/17~WON~ Select Award ~ 1GCH Pt.
Thank You Judge: Mrs. Keke Kahn(Breed Judge)
Sunday 6/25/17~WON~ Best of Opposite Sex~ 3GCH Pts.(Major)
Thank You Judge: Mr. John Constantine (Breed Judge)


Mattaponi Kennel Club,Inc. Manassas, VA
Prince William County Fairgrounds
Saturday 5/20/17 ~WON~BOB  3GCH Pts Major
Thank You Judge: Mrs. Donna J Buxton(Breed Judge)
Sunday 5/21/17 ~ WON ~ BOB   3GCH Pts Major
Thank You Judge: Ms. Alice M Watkins (Breed Judge)

Chambersburg Area Kennel Club
American Legion Grounds, Greencastle, PA
Friday 5/12/17 ~ Won ~ BOB  3 GCH Pts Major
Won ~ BOB Owner Handler & Group 2  Owner Handler
Thank You Judge: Ms. Beverly A Drake (Breed Judge)
Thank You Judge: Ms. Alice M Watkins (Owner Handler Judge)
Saturday 5/13/17~Won~Select Award 1 GCH Pt
Won~ BOB Owner Handler & Group 2 Owner Handler
Thank You Judge: Mr. John  J Constantine (Breed Judge)
Thank You Judge: Mr. Thomas J Nuss (Owner Handler Judge)


Trenton Kennel Club,Inc.
Mercer County Park West Windsor, New Jersey
Sunday 5/7/14 ~ Won ~ BOB Owner Handler & Group 2Owner Handler
Thank You Judge: Mr. Ralph (Sonny) Ambrosio (Breed Judge)
Thank You Judge:  ? (Owner Handler Judge)
Monday 5/8/17~ Won ~ BOB  3 GCH Pts  Major
Won ~ BOB Owner Handler & Group 1 Owner Handler
Thank You Judge: Mr. Kenneth J Kauffman (Breed Judge)
Thank You Judge: Mrs. Priscilla A Gabosch (Owner Handler Judge)


Lums Pond Classic - Bear, Delaware
Wilmington Kennel Club
Friday 4/28/17 ~ Absent
Saturday 4/29/17~ Won ~ Select Award ~ 1 GCH Pt
Won ~ BOB Owner Handler
Thank You Judge:  Mr. Charles L Olvis (Breed Judge)


Timonium, Maryland ~ State Fairgrounds
Saturday 4/22/17 Old Dominion Kennel Club of No VA
Won ~ Select Award ~ 0 Pts
Thank You Judge: Mr. Richard V Miller
Sunday 4/23/17Baltimore Co Kennel Club,Inc. 
Won ~ Select Award ~0 Pts
Won ~ BOB Owner Handler
Thank You Judge: Mr. James A Moses


Blue &Gray Cluster
Pennsylvania State Farm Show Complex, Harrisburg, PA
Saturday 4/15/17  Harrisburg Kennel Club
WON ~ Select Award ~ 3GCH Pts  Major
Thank You Judge: Ms. Rita S Walker(Canada Breed Judge)
Sunday 4/16/17 Mason & Dixon Kennel Club,Inc.
WON ~ BOS ~1 GCH Pt
Thank You Judge: Ms. Patricia Hastings (Breed Judge)


Shawnee Kennel Club, Inc.
Frederick Co. Fairgrounds ~ Clear Brook, Virginia
Saturday 4/8/17~ WON ~ Select Award ~ 3 GCH Pts Major
Thank You Judge: Mrs. Jacqueline L. Stacy (Breed Judge)
Sunday 4/9/17~ WON ~ Select Award ~ 3 GCH Pts Major
Thank You Judge: Mr. John Constantine (Breed Judge)


Edison, New Jersey
New Brunswick Kennel Club,Inc.
Friday 3/24/17~ WON ~ BOB Owner Handler
Thank You Judge: Ms. Loraine Boutwell  (Breed Judge)
Bronx County Kennel Club, Inc.
Sunday 3/26/17~ WON ~ BOB Owner Handler
and SELECT Award ~ GCH Pts Major
Thank You Judge: Mrs. Barbara Dempsey Alderman  (Breed Judge)

Wildwood, New  Jersey
Wednesday 1/18/17 ~ Absent
Sand & Sea Kennel Club
Thursday 1/19/17 ~ WON ~ Select Award 2 GCH Pts
BOB OH  and Group 1 OH
Thank You Judge: Mr. Robert J Shreve (Breed Judge)
Thank You Judge: Mr. Jay Richardson (Group OH)

Boardwalk Kennel Club of Cape May County
Saturday 1/21/17 ~ WON ~ BOB-OH and Group 3 OH
Thank You Judge: Mr. John J Constantine (Breed Judge)
Thank You Judge: Mr. David R Miller (Group OH)
Sunday 1/22/17 ~ WON ~ BOB-OH & Group 2 OH
Thank You Judge: Ms. Joan Goldstein (Breed Judge)
Thank You Judge: Ms. Marjorie A. Tuff (Group OH)
(Alternate Group Judge Ring Time Conflict)



Northern Neck Kennel Club Of Virginia
Wednesday 1/11/17  ~ WON Select Award  GCH Pts. Major
Thank You Judge: Mrs. Paula H Hartinger (Breed Judge)


AM CH Amsterdam I AM
is now an  AKC Grand Champion 
He has TWO  5 Pt. Majors  and FIVE Pt. Majors
Plus 1 Point  towards his 
                       Grand Championship  verified by AKC
Date Obtained:  Dec 11 2016


Greater Philadelphia Expo Center at Oaks, PA

Friday 12/9/16 - Absent ~Huntingdon Valley Kennel Club
Saturday 12/10/16 ~Valley Forge Kennel Club
WON ~ Select Award ~3 Pt Major
BOB ~Owner Handler &  Group 1Owner Handler
Thank You Judge: Mr. Douglas Windsor(Breed Judge)
Thank You Judge: Mr. George Milutinovich (OH Group Judge)
Sunday 12/11/16- WON ~ Select Award ~ 3 Pt Major
BOB ~Owner Handler  &  Group 3 ~ Owner Handler
Thank You Judge: Mr. George Milutinovich(Breed Judge)
Thank You Judge: Dr. Steve Keating (Group Judge-OH)



Rock Creek Kennel Club Dog Shows
Friday 11/25/16  WON Select Award  3  Pt. Major
Thank you  Judge: Mrs. Anne Katona
Saturday 11/26/16  WON Select Award  3  Pt. Major
Thank you Judge:  Ms. Sandy L. Wheat
Sunday 11/27/16 WON  Select Award  3  Pt. Major
Thank you Judge:  Mr. James J. Ham



Carroll Kennel Club - Westminster, Maryland
Saturday 10/29/16 - WON  Select Award -1 Point
Thank You Judge: Mrs. Michelle Scott
Sunday 10/30/16 -WON  Select Award - NO Points
(All Class Dogs and Bitches Absent)
Thank You Judge: Mrs. Janice G. Pardue



After taking time off to mature since the 2016 Westminster Dog Show
AM CH Amsterdam I AM
Entered in the Catonsville, MD Dog Shows/Keeshond Specialty Supported Entries
and what a Spectacular Come Back he had his first week-end out

Catonsville Kennel Club Dog Shows
Friday ~ 10/14/2016     
BOB-Owner Handler & Group 1~Owner Handler
Thank You Judge: Mr.Peter J. Machen  (Canada)(Breed Judge)
Thank You Judge: Dr. Kammi Kai Hefner  (Owner Handler Group Judge) 

Capital Keeshond Club (Sweepstakes & Veteran Sweepstakes)
Saturday ~ 10/15/2016
  BOB - Owner Handler   AND  Group 2 -Owner Handler
Thank You Judge:Mrs. Alice M. Watkins  (OH Grp Judge)
  
                 WON~  Best of Breed& Reg. Group~Point Major   
           40  Keeshond Defeated & 158  Dogs Defeated
He also won the Keeshond Club of America  SLIVER MEDALLION
which honors Wistonia Kennels ~ Nan Greenwood
Only obtained at a  Keeshond Specialty (or)  Nationals 
Thank You Judge: Mr. Kenneth E. Berg  (Breed and Grp Judge)



Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show 
February ~ 2016
(Amsterdam ~ had the honor of being
an accepted exhibitor in the show)
Judge: Mr. Mark Kennedy


(The Following Below WON ALL Before Age 2 Years)


 CH Amsterdam I AM~ went to 2015 Eukanuba National Dog Shows 
& Won a SELECT AWARD ~ 5 Point Major
toward his Grand Champion 30  Kees Entered
Space Coast Kennel Club of Palm Bay, Orlando, FL Tues. 12/8/15
Thank You Judge: Mrs. Ann D Hearn


Amsterdam Completed His Points For AKC Champion In Grand Style
5 Point Major
Friday 10/09/2015     Winner's Dog  & Best of Winner's
Supported Entry Capital Keeshond Specialty Weekend  25  Kees Entered
Catonsville Kennel Club,Inc - West Friendship, MD
Thank You Judge: Mrs. Beverly A. Drake


Amsterdam picked up his firstGroup 3 and BOH Group 2
He also was WD and BOB
40  Dogs Defeated
Sunday 09/20/15
Chesapeake VA Dog Fanciers Association
Thank You Judge: Mr. Robert E Hall


Amsterdam picked up TWO 3 Point Majors
Mid-Susquehanna Valley Kennel Club
Middleburg, PA
Saturday 8/22/15  Point Major  WD & BOW
Thank You Judge: Dr. Robert A Indeglia

Sunday  8/23/15  -  3 Point Major WD & BOW
Thank You Judge: Mrs. Paula H. Hartinger


Harrisburg, PA 
Saturday  8/8/15  RWD to Major ~ Judge: Mr. Allen L. Odom
Sunday  8/9/15    RWD to Major ~ Judge Mr. Jon R. Cole
Thank you Judges


Amsterdam  WON  ~  WD, BOW & BOS
  4 - Point Major
Sunday 5/17/15   Mattaponi Kennel Club, Manassas, VA
Thank You Judge: Dr. Robert A Indeglia


We went to Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
April 9-12 2015
Won: Thursday RWD  ~  Judge: Mr. Robin L. Stansell
Friday   Absent ~ Not Shown
Saturday RWD  ~  Judge: Mr. Charles L. Olvis
SundayWD  ~  Judge: Dr. Gerard C Penta ~  2 Points
Thank you Judges


Amsterdam   WON WD & BOW 
Sunday  3/15/15  Louisville, KY ~ 1 Point 
Thank You Judge: Mr. Jay Richardson


MotoAKC ~ DNA Recorded
Micro Chipped
OFA EYE CERF 2017     OFA Cardiac: Normal

He is nicely balanced
Square with short back
Tail set is high on back & is tight
Moderate Bone 

Neck well placed  
Head balanced with a Definite Stop
 Nice markings is Dark with light penciling on hawks


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