2019 Hall of Fame Inductees

Starfire Enya RE MXP6 MXPS MJP6 MJPS PAX2 OFP owned by Julie Strauss
Performance / Agility  March 25, 2019

VLX Forevergreen’s Woodstock BN CD RE THDA DD CGCA CGCU owned by Steve & Susan Cipolla
Versatility March 25, 2019

VLX Forevergreens Woodstock BN CD RE CGCA THDA ODD BODD ODDV CGCU owned by Steve & Susan Cipolla
Drafting June 8, 2019  (recognized in Brace as well November 19, 2019)

VLX Lovable Tanzania of Serengeti CD RM RAE THDA DM DSX4 ASA AJA CGCU CGCA TKN owned by Sue Sheftic
Versatility October 15, 2019

GCHB CH RACH VLX Bluebonnet’s Joyful Goose A Laying Ziva CD BN RM6 RAE3 NJP NDD CGCA CGCU TKA owned by Wendy Jones in Rally November 17, 2019

VLX Legacy’s Basilius Hayden ( Basil) CD BN RI DD BDD THD CGCA CGCU TKN owned by Susan & Steve Cipolla
Drafting November 19, 2019  (recognized in Brace as well November 19, 2019)

CH VLX Basira von Alpensee THD CGCA LTA RM BN CD TD TDU TKP FDC ACT2 owned by Sharon Betts
Versatility December 10, 2019

Inductees since 2017

Hall of Fame Inductees from earlier criteria
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Leonberger Hall of Fame Criteria

Qualification for Induction into the Leonberger Hall of Fame will be determined on the basis of the criteria in place at the time of the last qualifying achievement of the dog.

Adopted August 2016
Updated Conformation January 2018
Updated Service January 2019

The Hall of Fame recognizes elite working teams, who have demonstrated drive, stamina and instinctive working ability. Entry into the Leonberger Hall of Fame will be through four categories.

Hall of Fame in Conformation
• 3 time ranked 1st, 2nd or 3rd Top Leonberger Dog or Bitch

Hall of Fame in Versatility
• Earned a VLX and accumulated a total of 50 points through unique titles from the Versatility Program

Hall of Fame in Service
• Therapy – successfully completed 300 documented visits
• Search and Rescue – earned certification from a recognized Search and Rescue organization

Hall of Fame in Performance
• Obedience – earned the UDX
• Agility – earned the (MX or MXP) and (MXJ or MXJP)
• Drafting – successfully passed the ODD trials 4 times
• Water Work – successfully earned the WRDX or passed the WRD trials 4 times
• Tracking – has earned all 5 tracking titles TD, TDU, TDX, VST and CT
• Nose Work / Scent Work – earned the NW3 Elite or SWM
• Rally – earned RACH
These criteria should be reviewed annually.

Have a question or a dog that may be eligible for induction?  Contact the Leonberger Working Dog and Award Team.