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2014 Lopatin Award Winner

Burberry

 

The 2014 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

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“AKC”  July 2nd thru December 31st”

Grand Champion Just Incredible Chanel

Breeder/Owner Justine Romano

Leon & Helga Lopatin Award 2015

This award is an annual award that will be given to a member of the USACTC, Inc whose Coton has highest AKC ranking each year.
This year,2015 will mark the first year our Lopatin Award will be given to the Coton with the highest total points (combined of Breed and All Breed). The trophy is a perpetual award, owned by the club and inscribed with the winning Coton’s name and owner’s name.  The winner will be presented with a commemorative plaque to keep. This award was originated and donated by Suzanne Lavigne and Andr’e Sauve for special recognition of the years hard work established by the founder of USACTC, Inc. Leon and Helga Lopatin.

USACTC will utilize the statistics and effective date employed by The Canine Chronicle to calculate points earned.  Canine Chronicle statistics year: beginning from January 1, 2015 up to and including December 31st 2015.  You must be a USACTC member in good standing beginning January 1st 2015 or your points will begin from date of membership approval.


Lopatin Award 2014

Since our breed went into the Non-Sporting group with AKC on July 2nd, the 2014 Board decided and voted to only accept AKC show points for ranking after the breed was recognized.  The board voted to end all rare breed club points, as of July 1, 2014 to encourage people to show AKC.   AKC ranking points from July 2nd to December 31, 2014 will be rewarded with beautiful crystal cubes to show our appreciation.


 The 2014 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

“AKC”  July 2nd thru December 31st”

Grand Champion Just Incredible Chanel

WSChanelgrp3dennismccoyScan

Breeder/Owner Justine Romano


The 2013 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner


The 2012 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner


The 2011 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Just Incredible Cavalli

cavalli 2011

Breeder/Owner/Handler: Justine Romano


The 2010 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Just Incredible Cavalli

DSC_3696-1024x681

Owner/Handler: Justine Romano

Breeder:Justine Romano/ Luis & Carmen Ortiz


The 2009 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Mi-Toi’s Tonka Toy of Sirius Cotons

mi-toi-tonka 2009

Owners: Pam Osborne and  Luis Ortiz


The 2008 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

mi-toi-tonka2008Mi-Toi’s Tonka Toy of Sirius Cotons

 

Owners: Pam Osborne and Luis Ortiz


The 2007 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Simba1Simba of Cotonnelle

 

Owners: Randall and Pam Osborne/Luis Ortiz

Breeder: Valerie Ford


The 2006 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

 00001004KOHLER+MINRET Windsong’s Driftwood “Oscar”

 

Owner: Beverly Kohler


The 2005 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Cotonnerie Rebelcreek Rosevelt

TeddyWagon2005

Owner: Karen Black


The 2003 & 2004 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

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Jesperson’s Ajax

Owner: Pam Osborne and Carmen Ortiz


The 2002 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Champion Starkatcher Orion

orion_ch02

Breeder/Owner: Eileen Narieka


The 2001 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Champion Rifelin Amorella

amy-lopatin01

Owner: Eileen Narieka


The 2000 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Bar-Ken’s Jalapeno of CasaBlanca

 

Owner: Barbara Adcock

Leon & Helga Lopatin Award 2015

This award is an annual award that will be given to a member of the USACTC, Inc whose Coton has highest AKC ranking each year.
This year,2015 will mark the first year our Lopatin Award will be given to the Coton with the highest total points (combined of Breed and All Breed). The trophy is a perpetual award, owned by the club and inscribed with the winning Coton’s name and owner’s name.  The winner will be presented with a commemorative plaque to keep. This award was originated and donated by Suzanne Lavigne and Andr’e Sauve for special recognition of the years hard work established by the founder of USACTC, Inc. Leon and Helga Lopatin.

USACTC will utilize the statistics and effective date employed by The Canine Chronicle to calculate points earned.  Canine Chronicle statistics year: beginning from January 1, 2015 up to and including December 31st 2015.  You must be a USACTC member in good standing beginning January 1st 2015 or your points will begin from date of membership approval.


Lopatin Award 2014

Since our breed went into the Non-Sporting group with AKC on July 2nd, the 2014 Board decided and voted to only accept AKC show points for ranking after the breed was recognized.  The board voted to end all rare breed club points, as of July 1, 2014 to encourage people to show AKC.   AKC ranking points from July 2nd to December 31, 2014 will be rewarded with beautiful crystal cubes to show our appreciation.


 The 2014 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

“AKC”  July 2nd thru December 31st”

Grand Champion Just Incredible Chanel

WSChanelgrp3dennismccoyScan

Breeder/Owner Justine Romano


The 2013 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner


The 2012 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner


The 2011 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Just Incredible Cavalli

cavalli 2011

Breeder/Owner/Handler: Justine Romano


The 2010 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Just Incredible Cavalli

DSC_3696-1024x681

Owner/Handler: Justine Romano

Breeder:Justine Romano/ Luis & Carmen Ortiz


The 2009 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Mi-Toi’s Tonka Toy of Sirius Cotons

mi-toi-tonka 2009

Owners: Pam Osborne and  Luis Ortiz


The 2008 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

mi-toi-tonka2008Mi-Toi’s Tonka Toy of Sirius Cotons

 

Owners: Pam Osborne and Luis Ortiz


The 2007 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Simba1Simba of Cotonnelle

 

Owners: Randall and Pam Osborne/Luis Ortiz

Breeder: Valerie Ford


The 2006 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

 00001004KOHLER+MINRET Windsong’s Driftwood “Oscar”

 

Owner: Beverly Kohler


The 2005 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Cotonnerie Rebelcreek Rosevelt

TeddyWagon2005

Owner: Karen Black


The 2003 & 2004 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

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Jesperson’s Ajax

Owner: Pam Osborne and Carmen Ortiz


The 2002 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Champion Starkatcher Orion

orion_ch02

Breeder/Owner: Eileen Narieka


The 2001 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Champion Rifelin Amorella

amy-lopatin01

Owner: Eileen Narieka


The 2000 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Bar-Ken’s Jalapeno of CasaBlanca

 

Owner: Barbara Adcock

Leon & Helga Lopatin Award 2015

This award is an annual award that will be given to a member of the USACTC, Inc whose Coton has highest AKC ranking each year.
This year,2015 will mark the first year our Lopatin Award will be given to the Coton with the highest total points (combined of Breed and All Breed). The trophy is a perpetual award, owned by the club and inscribed with the winning Coton’s name and owner’s name.  The winner will be presented with a commemorative plaque to keep. This award was originated and donated by Suzanne Lavigne and Andr’e Sauve for special recognition of the years hard work established by the founder of USACTC, Inc. Leon and Helga Lopatin.

USACTC will utilize the statistics and effective date employed by The Canine Chronicle to calculate points earned.  Canine Chronicle statistics year: beginning from January 1, 2015 up to and including December 31st 2015.  You must be a USACTC member in good standing beginning January 1st 2015 or your points will begin from date of membership approval.


Lopatin Award 2014

Since our breed went into the Non-Sporting group with AKC on July 2nd, the 2014 Board decided and voted to only accept AKC show points for ranking after the breed was recognized.  The board voted to end all rare breed club points, as of July 1, 2014 to encourage people to show AKC.   AKC ranking points from July 2nd to December 31, 2014 will be rewarded with beautiful crystal cubes to show our appreciation.


 The 2014 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

“AKC”  July 2nd thru December 31st”

Grand Champion Just Incredible Chanel

WSChanelgrp3dennismccoyScan

Breeder/Owner Justine Romano


The 2013 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner


The 2012 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner


The 2011 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Just Incredible Cavalli

cavalli 2011

Breeder/Owner/Handler: Justine Romano


The 2010 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Just Incredible Cavalli

DSC_3696-1024x681

Owner/Handler: Justine Romano

Breeder:Justine Romano/ Luis & Carmen Ortiz


The 2009 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Mi-Toi’s Tonka Toy of Sirius Cotons

mi-toi-tonka 2009

Owners: Pam Osborne and  Luis Ortiz


The 2008 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

mi-toi-tonka2008Mi-Toi’s Tonka Toy of Sirius Cotons

 

Owners: Pam Osborne and Luis Ortiz


The 2007 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Simba1Simba of Cotonnelle

 

Owners: Randall and Pam Osborne/Luis Ortiz

Breeder: Valerie Ford


The 2006 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

 00001004KOHLER+MINRET Windsong’s Driftwood “Oscar”

 

Owner: Beverly Kohler


The 2005 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Cotonnerie Rebelcreek Rosevelt

TeddyWagon2005

Owner: Karen Black


The 2003 & 2004 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

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Jesperson’s Ajax

Owner: Pam Osborne and Carmen Ortiz


The 2002 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Champion Starkatcher Orion

orion_ch02

Breeder/Owner: Eileen Narieka


The 2001 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Champion Rifelin Amorella

amy-lopatin01

Owner: Eileen Narieka


The 2000 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Bar-Ken’s Jalapeno of CasaBlanca

 

Owner: Barbara Adcock

Leon & Helga Lopatin Award 2015

This award is an annual award that will be given to a member of the USACTC, Inc whose Coton has highest AKC ranking each year.
This year,2015 will mark the first year our Lopatin Award will be given to the Coton with the highest total points (combined of Breed and All Breed). The trophy is a perpetual award, owned by the club and inscribed with the winning Coton’s name and owner’s name.  The winner will be presented with a commemorative plaque to keep. This award was originated and donated by Suzanne Lavigne and Andr’e Sauve for special recognition of the years hard work established by the founder of USACTC, Inc. Leon and Helga Lopatin.

USACTC will utilize the statistics and effective date employed by The Canine Chronicle to calculate points earned.  Canine Chronicle statistics year: beginning from January 1, 2015 up to and including December 31st 2015.  You must be a USACTC member in good standing beginning January 1st 2015 or your points will begin from date of membership approval.


Lopatin Award 2014

Since our breed went into the Non-Sporting group with AKC on July 2nd, the 2014 Board decided and voted to only accept AKC show points for ranking after the breed was recognized.  The board voted to end all rare breed club points, as of July 1, 2014 to encourage people to show AKC.   AKC ranking points from July 2nd to December 31, 2014 will be rewarded with beautiful crystal cubes to show our appreciation.


 The 2014 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

“AKC”  July 2nd thru December 31st”

Grand Champion Just Incredible Chanel

WSChanelgrp3dennismccoyScan

Breeder/Owner Justine Romano


The 2013 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner


The 2012 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner


The 2011 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Just Incredible Cavalli

cavalli 2011

Breeder/Owner/Handler: Justine Romano


The 2010 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Just Incredible Cavalli

DSC_3696-1024x681

Owner/Handler: Justine Romano

Breeder:Justine Romano/ Luis & Carmen Ortiz


The 2009 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Mi-Toi’s Tonka Toy of Sirius Cotons

mi-toi-tonka 2009

Owners: Pam Osborne and  Luis Ortiz


The 2008 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

mi-toi-tonka2008Mi-Toi’s Tonka Toy of Sirius Cotons

 

Owners: Pam Osborne and Luis Ortiz


The 2007 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Simba1Simba of Cotonnelle

 

Owners: Randall and Pam Osborne/Luis Ortiz

Breeder: Valerie Ford


The 2006 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

 00001004KOHLER+MINRET Windsong’s Driftwood “Oscar”

 

Owner: Beverly Kohler


The 2005 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Cotonnerie Rebelcreek Rosevelt

TeddyWagon2005

Owner: Karen Black


The 2003 & 2004 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

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Jesperson’s Ajax

Owner: Pam Osborne and Carmen Ortiz


The 2002 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Champion Starkatcher Orion

orion_ch02

Breeder/Owner: Eileen Narieka


The 2001 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Champion Rifelin Amorella

amy-lopatin01

Owner: Eileen Narieka


The 2000 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Bar-Ken’s Jalapeno of CasaBlanca

 

Owner: Barbara Adcock

Leon & Helga Lopatin Award 2015

This award is an annual award that will be given to a member of the USACTC, Inc whose Coton has highest AKC ranking each year.
This year,2015 will mark the first year our Lopatin Award will be given to the Coton with the highest total points (combined of Breed and All Breed). The trophy is a perpetual award, owned by the club and inscribed with the winning Coton’s name and owner’s name.  The winner will be presented with a commemorative plaque to keep. This award was originated and donated by Suzanne Lavigne and Andr’e Sauve for special recognition of the years hard work established by the founder of USACTC, Inc. Leon and Helga Lopatin.

USACTC will utilize the statistics and effective date employed by The Canine Chronicle to calculate points earned.  Canine Chronicle statistics year: beginning from January 1, 2015 up to and including December 31st 2015.  You must be a USACTC member in good standing beginning January 1st 2015 or your points will begin from date of membership approval.


Lopatin Award 2014

Since our breed went into the Non-Sporting group with AKC on July 2nd, the 2014 Board decided and voted to only accept AKC show points for ranking after the breed was recognized.  The board voted to end all rare breed club points, as of July 1, 2014 to encourage people to show AKC.   AKC ranking points from July 2nd to December 31, 2014 will be rewarded with beautiful crystal cubes to show our appreciation.


 The 2014 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

“AKC”  July 2nd thru December 31st”

Grand Champion Just Incredible Chanel

WSChanelgrp3dennismccoyScan

Breeder/Owner Justine Romano


The 2013 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner


The 2012 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner


The 2011 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Just Incredible Cavalli

cavalli 2011

Breeder/Owner/Handler: Justine Romano


The 2010 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Just Incredible Cavalli

DSC_3696-1024x681

Owner/Handler: Justine Romano

Breeder:Justine Romano/ Luis & Carmen Ortiz


The 2009 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Mi-Toi’s Tonka Toy of Sirius Cotons

mi-toi-tonka 2009

Owners: Pam Osborne and  Luis Ortiz


The 2008 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

mi-toi-tonka2008Mi-Toi’s Tonka Toy of Sirius Cotons

 

Owners: Pam Osborne and Luis Ortiz


The 2007 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Simba1Simba of Cotonnelle

 

Owners: Randall and Pam Osborne/Luis Ortiz

Breeder: Valerie Ford


The 2006 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

 00001004KOHLER+MINRET Windsong’s Driftwood “Oscar”

 

Owner: Beverly Kohler


The 2005 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Cotonnerie Rebelcreek Rosevelt

TeddyWagon2005

Owner: Karen Black


The 2003 & 2004 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

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Jesperson’s Ajax

Owner: Pam Osborne and Carmen Ortiz


The 2002 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Champion Starkatcher Orion

orion_ch02

Breeder/Owner: Eileen Narieka


The 2001 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Champion Rifelin Amorella

amy-lopatin01

Owner: Eileen Narieka


The 2000 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Bar-Ken’s Jalapeno of CasaBlanca

 

Owner: Barbara Adcock

Leon & Helga Lopatin Award 2015

This award is an annual award that will be given to a member of the USACTC, Inc whose Coton has highest AKC ranking each year.
This year,2015 will mark the first year our Lopatin Award will be given to the Coton with the highest total points (combined of Breed and All Breed). The trophy is a perpetual award, owned by the club and inscribed with the winning Coton’s name and owner’s name.  The winner will be presented with a commemorative plaque to keep. This award was originated and donated by Suzanne Lavigne and Andr’e Sauve for special recognition of the years hard work established by the founder of USACTC, Inc. Leon and Helga Lopatin.

USACTC will utilize the statistics and effective date employed by The Canine Chronicle to calculate points earned.  Canine Chronicle statistics year: beginning from January 1, 2015 up to and including December 31st 2015.  You must be a USACTC member in good standing beginning January 1st 2015 or your points will begin from date of membership approval.


Lopatin Award 2014

Since our breed went into the Non-Sporting group with AKC on July 2nd, the 2014 Board decided and voted to only accept AKC show points for ranking after the breed was recognized.  The board voted to end all rare breed club points, as of July 1, 2014 to encourage people to show AKC.   AKC ranking points from July 2nd to December 31, 2014 will be rewarded with beautiful crystal cubes to show our appreciation.


 The 2014 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

“AKC”  July 2nd thru December 31st”

Grand Champion Just Incredible Chanel

WSChanelgrp3dennismccoyScan

Breeder/Owner Justine Romano


The 2013 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner


The 2012 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner


The 2011 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Just Incredible Cavalli

cavalli 2011

Breeder/Owner/Handler: Justine Romano


The 2010 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Just Incredible Cavalli

DSC_3696-1024x681

Owner/Handler: Justine Romano

Breeder:Justine Romano/ Luis & Carmen Ortiz


The 2009 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Mi-Toi’s Tonka Toy of Sirius Cotons

mi-toi-tonka 2009

Owners: Pam Osborne and  Luis Ortiz


The 2008 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

mi-toi-tonka2008Mi-Toi’s Tonka Toy of Sirius Cotons

 

Owners: Pam Osborne and Luis Ortiz


The 2007 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Simba1Simba of Cotonnelle

 

Owners: Randall and Pam Osborne/Luis Ortiz

Breeder: Valerie Ford


The 2006 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

 00001004KOHLER+MINRET Windsong’s Driftwood “Oscar”

 

Owner: Beverly Kohler


The 2005 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Cotonnerie Rebelcreek Rosevelt

TeddyWagon2005

Owner: Karen Black


The 2003 & 2004 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

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Jesperson’s Ajax

Owner: Pam Osborne and Carmen Ortiz


The 2002 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Champion Starkatcher Orion

orion_ch02

Breeder/Owner: Eileen Narieka


The 2001 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Champion Rifelin Amorella

amy-lopatin01

Owner: Eileen Narieka


The 2000 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Bar-Ken’s Jalapeno of CasaBlanca

 

Owner: Barbara Adcock

Leon & Helga Lopatin Award 2015

This award is an annual award that will be given to a member of the USACTC, Inc whose Coton has highest AKC ranking each year.
This year,2015 will mark the first year our Lopatin Award will be given to the Coton with the highest total points (combined of Breed and All Breed). The trophy is a perpetual award, owned by the club and inscribed with the winning Coton’s name and owner’s name.  The winner will be presented with a commemorative plaque to keep. This award was originated and donated by Suzanne Lavigne and Andr’e Sauve for special recognition of the years hard work established by the founder of USACTC, Inc. Leon and Helga Lopatin.

USACTC will utilize the statistics and effective date employed by The Canine Chronicle to calculate points earned.  Canine Chronicle statistics year: beginning from January 1, 2015 up to and including December 31st 2015.  You must be a USACTC member in good standing beginning January 1st 2015 or your points will begin from date of membership approval.


Lopatin Award 2014

Since our breed went into the Non-Sporting group with AKC on July 2nd, the 2014 Board decided and voted to only accept AKC show points for ranking after the breed was recognized.  The board voted to end all rare breed club points, as of July 1, 2014 to encourage people to show AKC.   AKC ranking points from July 2nd to December 31, 2014 will be rewarded with beautiful crystal cubes to show our appreciation.


 The 2014 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

“AKC”  July 2nd thru December 31st”

Grand Champion Just Incredible Chanel

WSChanelgrp3dennismccoyScan

Breeder/Owner Justine Romano


The 2013 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner


The 2012 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner


The 2011 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Just Incredible Cavalli

cavalli 2011

Breeder/Owner/Handler: Justine Romano


The 2010 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Just Incredible Cavalli

DSC_3696-1024x681

Owner/Handler: Justine Romano

Breeder:Justine Romano/ Luis & Carmen Ortiz


The 2009 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Mi-Toi’s Tonka Toy of Sirius Cotons

mi-toi-tonka 2009

Owners: Pam Osborne and  Luis Ortiz


The 2008 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

mi-toi-tonka2008Mi-Toi’s Tonka Toy of Sirius Cotons

 

Owners: Pam Osborne and Luis Ortiz


The 2007 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Simba1Simba of Cotonnelle

 

Owners: Randall and Pam Osborne/Luis Ortiz

Breeder: Valerie Ford


The 2006 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

 00001004KOHLER+MINRET Windsong’s Driftwood “Oscar”

 

Owner: Beverly Kohler


The 2005 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Cotonnerie Rebelcreek Rosevelt

TeddyWagon2005

Owner: Karen Black


The 2003 & 2004 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

ajax-lopatin34

Jesperson’s Ajax

Owner: Pam Osborne and Carmen Ortiz


The 2002 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Champion Starkatcher Orion

orion_ch02

Breeder/Owner: Eileen Narieka


The 2001 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Champion Rifelin Amorella

amy-lopatin01

Owner: Eileen Narieka


The 2000 Leon & Helga Lopatin Award Winner

Bar-Ken’s Jalapeno of CasaBlanca

 

Owner: Barbara Adcock

Leon & Helga Lopatin Award 2015

This award is an annual award that will be given to a member of the USACTC, Inc whose Coton has highest AKC ranking each year.
This year,2015 will mark the first year our Lopatin Award will be given to the Coton with the highest total points (combined of Breed and All Breed). The trophy is a perpetual award, owned by the club and inscribed with the winning Coton’s name and owner’s name.  The winner will be presented with a commemorative plaque to keep. This award was originated and donated by Suzanne Lavigne and Andr’e Sauve for special recognition of the years hard work established by the founder of USACTC, Inc. Leon and Helga Lopatin.

USACTC will utilize the statistics and effective date employed by The Canine Chronicle to calculate points earned.  Canine Chronicle statistics year: beginning from January 1, 2015 up to and including December 31st 2015.  You must be a USACTC member in good standing beginning January 1st 2015 or your points will begin from date of membership approval.


Lopatin Award 2014

Since our breed went into the Non-Sporting group with AKC on July 2nd, the 2014 Board decided and voted to only accept AKC show points for ranking after the breed was recognized.  The board voted to end all rare breed club points, as of July 1, 2014 to encourage people to show AKC.   AKC ranking points from July 2nd to December 31, 2014 will be rewarded with beautiful crystal cubes to show our appreciation.