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CH Blackthorn Rocks U Too



Call name:  Bono
DOB:  September 9, 2005
Color:  Y

OFA Hips good
OFA Elbows clear
OFA Cardiac clear (echo)
Optigen Clear by Parentage
Eyes ACVO clear @ 8 weeks & annually
EIC Clear
Full dentition
VegGen tested - does not carry chlt

(Picture at 5 years)

Show Record

  • Best Stud Dog at the LRC, Inc. National Specialty under breeder judge Sharon Grieves - October 11, 2013

  • Award of Merit at the LRC, Inc. National Specialty under breeder judge Lisa Weiss - October 12, 2012

  • Award of Merit at the Spirit of St. Louis LRC Specialty under breeder judge Sherry Anderson - October 13, 2012

  • WD to finish his championship at the Puyallup Dog Show - June 7, 2009

  • WD at the Dog Fanciers Assoc of Oregon for 3rd major - January 16, 2009

  • RWD at PSLRA under breeder judge Diane Pilbin - August 1, 2008

  • WD, BOW, BOB for his 2nd major, under breeder judge Lisa Weiss (Lobuff Labradors) at the Puyallup Valley Dog Fanciers show - June 7, 2008

  • RWD & Best Puppy at Rose City LRC under breeder judge Nancy Arbuckle - July 14, 2006

  • Best in Sweeps at Rose City LRC, Lori Bentine - July 13, 2006

And, our Bono's first weekend out, at the tender age of 6 months ...

  • Best Puppy, WD & BOW at SJVLRC, Roy Cone - March 18, 2006

  • Best in Sweeps at SJVLRC, Alfredo Vallejo - March 18, 2006

  • Best Puppy & RWD at SJVLRC, Jeff Gilmore - March 17, 2006


We are very proud of Bono's accomplishments!



WD, BOW, BOB for his 2nd major under respected breeder judge Lisa Weiss, Lobuff





Bono @ 5 months




BISS Ch. Ghoststone Louie Downtown, CD, WC

BISS Ch. Marshland Bakela BISS Ch. Cherry Oaks Dillon Sundance
Ch. Marshland Glitz
BISS Ch. Blackthorn Simply Irresistible, WC BISS Ch. Sailin' Cajuns Casanova, CD, WC
Ch. Starpoint Blackthorn Blonde, CD
Ch. Blackthorn's Chatty Cathy Ch. Timberline Blackthorn Bing Ch. Simerdown's Heathrow
BISS Am, Can. Ch. Blackthorns Timberline TGIF
Blackthorn's Miss Ruby Blackthorn's Imminent Thunder
BISS Ch. Talimars Royal Jazz






See Bono's Puppies!




 "Wonder" - CH Riverlane Blackthorn's Wonderboy


Wonder at 2 years



Warrick, bred and owned by Lizzie Moir, SciFi Labradors


Warrick, bred and owned by Lizzie Moir, SciFi Labradors



Beru, bred and owned by Lizzie Moir, SciFi Labradors




So-So at 6 months
Blackthorn's So-So Charming



"Myti", bred by Katie Somers, Somersun Labradors, is a full sister to our Zee & Favor.

Pictured here taking 1st in 12-15 months Sweeps at the 2014 Potomac.

Emma @ 8 months ... our So-So's littersister

"Favor" - Somersun Blackthorn's Favorite @ 6 months

(bred by Katie Somers & Jessica Somers Harper, out of Somersun Free Spirit)
(co-owned with Katie Somers)

LRC National Specialty - Oct. 10-11, 2013:
  ***  Best Puppy! (Judge Sharon Grieves)  ***
  1st in 6-9 Regular Class (Judge Anne Savory Bolus)
  1st in 6-9 Regular Class (Judge Sharon Grieves)
  2nd in 6-9 Sweeps (Judge Donna Reece Wincek)

Go Green Specialty - Oct. 9, 2013
  1st in 6-9 Sweeps Class (Judge Diann Sullivan)


Zee (Somersun Fun With Blackthorn) at 10 months

Major pointed - Bred by Katie Somers & Jessica Somers Harper



Chloe (North Country's Sweet Clover Honey) at the Potomac
(bred and owned by Dennis and Judy Nepper)

Grampian's Kono


Riverrock Labradors

Ch. Blackthorn's Yellow Jacket O'Spiritwood, WC

Berry shown finishing his Canadian Championship with his 2nd specialty win!
6/5/09 W.D., Best Puppy - Judge Cecilia Martinez
8/2010 W.D., B.C. LRC. - Judge Mary Cox
Congratulations to Berry's owner Terry Charlton and Breeders Elaine and Neil Gill.

Berry at 10 months

Reese, owned by Talimar Labradors

"Tank" at 7 weeks

(Bono x Can.Ch. Cedarwoods Magnificent Halle)
Proudly bred by Diann Sullivan, owned by Debbie Miller





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