Jamie Como & Kathy Koebensky-Como
Seasonal Cabin on Lake Vermilion (218) 753-2529
Photo by Jean Jasinsky Photos
Pictured at left:
"Wager" & "Bet"
Stud Dog and Foundation
"BET" dob 7/13/98 --Bet celebrated 16.5 years of living!
NSDTRC:US/Can CH Landew Vermilion Let'er RideNSDTRC:US/AKC/Can CD WC CGC ROM and Therapy Dog
(Am/Can Ch Lonetree G's Parklake Sailor Am/Can CD WC (BISS) x Can Ch Landew's Cinnamon Star CGC)
We were fortunate to have the lovely, talented Bet as our foundation dam. Bet was happily living out her retirement years with the Jean and Paul Sando family. Please CLICK HERE TO READ MORE ABOUT "BET!"
"WAGER" (5/9/95 - 12/27/09)
NSDTRC/Can CH U-CD Cobscook's Vermilion Wager Can CD NSDTRC CDX Can/USA WCX Can JH CGC ROM and Therapy Dog
(CH Littleriver's Yellowrose CD x Cayuga's Targhee)
Wager is pictured at left at 11 years old, still going strong! He made it for two years more...and now is sadly missed!
"VAD" dob 8/31/04
HR Vildanden's Neon af Nischi CD JH RA NA WCX Can JH WCI ROMX VCX and Therapy Dog
(Nordwart Adling x LPI LPII SUCH Vildandens Drottning Af Snickjaz)
Our Swedish Import.
"TORQUE" dob 4/2/08
AKC/NSDTRC-US/Can CH MACH HRCH Vermilion's Twist'n Torque CDX RE MH WCX MXB MJB Can JH WCI ROMX VCX and Therapy Dog
(HR Vildanden's Neon af Nischi CD JH RA NA WCX Can JH WCI TDI x SHR Can/ International CH Vermilion’s Loaded Remington WC)
Torque is also co-owned and lives with my son, Brody Koebensky who wanted a clone of Vad and got it with a wonderful temperment and natural ability!
Torque was the second recipient of the "Eddy Award" for advanced performance. Aside from having his Championship in the AKC conformation ring he also attained the status of Master Hunter and Master Agility Champion so was retired to be a loving member of Brody's family where his main job now is loyal companion to Brody's son Keegan.
"TEASER" dob 2/12/07 RETIRED
AKC/Can/NSDTRC-USA CH Vermilion's Option Card CD Can/US WC ROMX
(BISS CH Driftwood's Coastal Clipper CD RA WCX x Can/ Intern'l CH Skylark Madra Zev)
Teaser is our independent girl with more than enough drive and personality! Great bone and movement....she was awarded Best Hunting Retriever at the 2009 US National Specialty, Hunting Retriever Bitch at the 2011 BackYard Classic and Best Hunting Retriever at the 2011 National Specialty where she also got an Award of Merit from the judge for conformation and an invitation to Crufts! She is now retired.
"RIGA" dob 10/28/07
AKC/Can/Intern'l/ NSDTRC-USA CH HR Vermilion's Rah Rah Ramona CD RE SH WCX MX MXJ Can WCI JH and Therapy Dog (HR Vildandens Neon Af Nischi CD RN JH WCX ROM x BPISS AKC/Can/Intern'l NSDTRC-USA CH SHR Vermilion's Holy Hannah CD RN JH WCI)
Riga is an animated sociable girl with a real zest for life! She has done a super job in the field and as a wonderful pet! She too was awarded Best Hunting Retriever Bitch at the 2010 Back Yard Classic, a Region 2 annual event.
"ROSCO" dob 12/30/11
AKC GCH/NSDTRC-US CH Vermilion's Ram'nJam'n Rosco of TNT CD RA WCI
(Torque x Teaser)
Rosco was Best Puppy at the 2012 National Specialty in Oregon and also was Reserve Winner's Dog! He went on to get his Grand Championship with ease!
He earne his WC in August of 2012 and his WCI in August of 2013. He is co-owned and lives with Hugo Hietapelto in Duluth, MN.
"CHEERS" dob 12/30/11
AKC GCH /NSDTRC-US CH Vermilion's Ring In The New of TNT BN CD RE DJ JH WCI
(Torque x Teaser)
Cheers is a field dog with vim and vigor and willingness to please! She won the "Wet Dog" contest at the 2012 Regional Supported entry at only 6 months and again in 2014 at two years. She won the Best Hunting Retriever Bitch class ot the 2013 Regional Supported Entry nd Best Workinig Retriever at the 2014 National Specialty.
"BRITT" dob 11/19/12
AKC/NSDTRC-US CH Vermilion's Honeyrider of Britt-Mari BN CD RE JH WCI
(AKC/CAN GRCH Readyfor Going to The Max WC x AKC/CAN NSDTRC-US CH Vermilion's Rah Rah Ramona CD RE SH MX MXJ WCX)
Britt is a very good looking and successful huntress and quite willing to please with versatile skills as she earned new titles in the conformation ring, the field and obedience .... all in one weekend!
"DARLIN" dob 5/3/2014
AKC GCH NSDTRC CH Vermilion's Absolute Darlin RN DJ CGC
(CH Vermilion's Captain Cruz x AKC/Can/NSDTRC/IABCA CH JavaHill's Lucky Lyra CD RE DJ JH WCI)