Call Name: Rima
Full Name: CH Topsfield-Lebrera Nursery Rhyme of Sanchu BN RI SWN CGC
Pedigree: CH Topsfield Bumper Cars CD ROM x Cloverhill Penny Arcade of Topsfield Sanchu
Date of Birth: 16-Aug-2016
Rima is an amazing, hard-working and driven competition dog. She would work every day of the week it I had to time to train her. Extremely intelligent and motivated by work, puzzles and food, the sky is the limit for this little girl’s competition career.
Career highlights to date:
- Reserve Winners Bitch for 3 point major at the 2017 Basset Hound Club of America National Specialty Show at 13 months old (handled by Candy Carswell) under breeder-judge Brian Pechtold.
- Winners Bitch for a 5-point major at the Pilgrim Basset Hound Club 2018 Annual Specialty Show under breeder-judge Carol Makowski.
- Winners Bitch/Best of Winners for a 4-point major under breeder-judge Jamie Hubbard.
- Scent Work / Nose Work:
- Earned Novice titles in all 4 AKC Scent Work elements, with multiple placements and one High Novice In Trial at the 2019 National Beagle Club trials.
- Now holds the Scent Work Novice title and is working on her Scent Work Novice Elite titles.
- Earned the NACSW Odor Recognition Test (ORT) title in December 2019 with passes on all three target odors: birch, anise and clove.
- Currently training for AKC Advanced and NACSW NW1 tests this spring.
- Hunting Performance Test:
- Earned one Solo and one Brace qualifying score in BHCA HPT competition offered by Capital District and Pilgrim Basset Hound Clubs in 2019.
- Perfect scores in all-breed Novice B classes for first place in large entry trials.
- First place in all-breed Intermediate classes in large entry trials.
- First place in basset hound specialty Advanced A classes at 2019 Basset Hound Club of America trials.
- Qualified for the 2020 AKC Rally Nationals in the Intermediate Class.
- Two qualifying scores of 195 and 198.5 in AKC Beginner Novice B classes at the 2019 Basset Hound Club of America specialty trials for first place
- Qualifying score of 194.5 and lost a run-off for 4th place out of a class of 20 at the South Windsor Kennel Club all-breed trial in November 2019.
- Two qualifying scores of 187.5 and 195.5 in CDSP Starter Novice classes.
- No NQ’s (yet) at any level of competition
- Qualifying score in Novice Standard Agility (preferred classes).
- Agility training currently on hold while we focus on other competition areas.