Chrome is #1 Welsh Terrier and #4 Terrier 2023

January 23, 2024

As a breeder, I look back on 2023 with a sense of gratitude and look forward to 2024 with great anticipation. I am so very proud of the success of multiple BIS, BISS, GChG Abbeyrose Black Chrome. At the same time, I am excited about the depth of our breeding program and what our Welsh,…

Abbeyrose Black Chrome Wins BOB and Group 3 at Montgomery County Kennel Club, the Greatest Terrier Show on Earth!

October 16, 2023

Morgan – RBIS Ozarks KC!

November 7, 2020

Another wonderful day in Missouri for this young Welshman! Following his Group 1 award yesterday, GChB Abbeyrose Captain Morgan was awarded Reserve Best in Show today under Judge Mr. James E. Frederiksen at the Ozarks Kennel Club. Group and Breed judge was Judge Mrs. Terry Berrios. Morgan’s pedigree includes MCKC BIS GChS Abbeyrose Captain Jack…

Morgan Awarded Group 1 in Wisconsin!

October 16, 2020

Thanks go to breed and group Judge Ms Carolyn Taylor for recognizing  GChB Abbeyrose Captain Morgan (GChS Abbeyrose Captain Jack X Ch Abbeyrose Black Pearl) today at the Elgin KC where he was awarded a Group 1!

Morgan Awarded Group 1!

October 11, 2020

GChB Abbeyrose Captain Morgan had a great weekend at the Crawford County KC shows in Lima Ohio. We were so happy to be able to see this young dog in action! Thank you to breed and group Judge Rhonda M. Davis for today’s Group 1 and Judge Rodney E. Herner (breed and group judge) for…

Morgan Makes Us Proud!

July 25, 2020

Thank you to Judges Jacqueline Stacy (Breed) and Terry Stacy (Group) for awarding Morgan BOB and Terrier Group 3 in an impressive line-up of terriers today at the 2020 Mountain Laurel Cluster in Bloomsburg PA. Morgan is by GChS Abbeyrose Captain Jack out of Ch Abbeyrose Black Pearl.

Morgan Awarded Group 1 in Oklahoma

June 29, 2020

Abbeyrose Captain Morgan was awarded a Group 1 at the Claremore Kennel Club of Oklahoma today. Thank you to Judge Ms. Carolyn Herbal for the breed and group win in a line-up of beautiful terriers.  Thanks also to Team Garcini!

New Champion – Ch Abbeyrose Bada Bing Bada Boom

March 21, 2020

We are proud to announce that Buddy (Abbeyrose Bada Bing Bada Boom) was awarded his AKC championship with a 5-point major on Thursday March 12th in Louisville. His name suits him perfectly – Buddy is big on personality and is everybody’s buddy, including kids and puppies. (Ch Abbeyrose Keeper of the Code X Ch Abbeyrose…

Morgan Awarded Grand Champion Select at Westminster Kennel Club 2020

February 25, 2020

New Champion – Ch Abbeyrose Captain Morgan

October 14, 2019

Morgan finished his championship in style at the Jefferson County Kennel Club of MO (September 22) when he was awarded best of breed and terrier group 1 by Dr. Steve Keating! At only his 6th weekend of shows, this young boy was awarded select dog at the Welsh Terrier Club of American National Specialty, Montgomery…

New Champion – Ch Abbeyrose Captain Black Bart, CGC

June 28, 2019

We have another new AKC champion of record! Bart finished his championship in Grayslake at the Great Lakes All Terrier Association.  He is our second champion by GCh Abbeyrose Captain Jack X Ch Abbeyrose Black Pearl in just one week. Bart finished his championship at warp speed in just 3 weekends. Thank you to all…

New Champion – Ch Abbeyrose Sweet Chaos!

June 27, 2019

We are proud to announce that Jacklyn (Abbeyrose Sweet Chaos; GCh Abbeyrose Captain Jack X Ch Abbeyrose Black Pearl) is an AKC champion of record. Jacklyn finished her championship at Purina Farms in early June. She is the first Captain Jack-sired welsh to enter the ring and be awarded her championship. We’ve done a repeat…

Bart & Jacklyn Share the Ring

June 4, 2019

Bart (Abbeyrose Captain Black Bart, CGC) and Jacklyn (Abbeyrose Sweet Chaos) shared the ring at Purnia Farms last weekend. At 11-months old, the litter mates seemed to enjoy strutting their stuff. We certainly enjoyed watching them! Bart and Jacklyn both walked away with points toward their championships.

Abbeyrose Sweet Chaos (Jacklyn)

May 13, 2019

Jacklyn was awarded two majors in Perry GA Mother’s Day weekend! We are so proud of this little girl, who at 10-months of age was awarded her 2 majors in a single weekend. Jacklyn is the perfect combination of naughty and nice – Sweet Chaos!

Brynmawr Scallywag BOB in Michigan!

April 26, 2019

Congratulations to owners Kathy Rost, Jean Callens, and Michele Foley on Scotch’s Best of Breed at the Terrier Club of Michigan show. He was awarded BOB from the 6-9 month puppy class for a 3-point major at his very first show! Scotch (GChS Abbeyrose Captain Jack X Ch Brynmawr Chimes at Midnight) is the first…

GCH Abbeyrose Captain Jack – Best in Show #21

February 7, 2019

Show Name: Central Indiana Kennel Club Location: Indianapolis, IN Show Date: Thursday, February 7, 2019 Total Entry: 1182 Best In Show Judge: Mrs. Anne Katona

Captain Jack Had a Very Good Year

January 3, 2019

Thank you to all Captain Jack’s supporters – 2018 was an incredible year!  The highlight was winning Best in Show at Montgomery County Kennel Club, the most prestigious terrier show in the world. GCh Abbeyrose Captain Jack finished 2018 ranked #1 Welsh Terrier (All breed) and #4 in the Terrier Group (Canine Chronicle and Dog…

Best in Show #18 – Edwardsville Illinois Kennel Club

December 5, 2018

Show Name: Edwardsville Illinois Kennel Club Location: Belleville, IL Show Date: Saturday, December 1, 2018 Total Entry: 809 Best In Show Judge: Ms. Charlotte Clem McGowan Dog Reg: GCHB Abbeyrose Captain Jack [Dog] Breed: Welsh Terrier Handler: Leonardo Garcini Owner: M Duafala, P Allen, J Anspach & J Simmons Breeder: Mary Duafala, Pamela Allen &…

Montgomery County Kennel Club 2018 Judge Notes

November 13, 2018

Notes on the Welsh Terrier National Specialty 2018   “There was nothing that was going to deny my Best of Breed Dog on this day, GCh. Abbeyrose Captain Jack. He stood out to perfection from the moment he stepped into the ring – he said I am the winner. His outstanding coat was put down…

WOW – Captain Jack – WOW!

November 5, 2018

Captain Jack takes the group all 5 days at The Old Fort Cluster and brings home two Reserve Best in Shows and one Best in Show!  Thank you to the Judges who recognized him and to Team Garcini. Leo and Captain Jack – the hardest working team in and out of the ring!

Keeper WD and AOM at Montgomery County Kennel Club 2018

October 30, 2018

Abbeyrose Keeper of the Code awarded Winners Dog and Award of Merit at Montgomery County Kennel Club 2018. Thank you Judge Polly Smith for recognizing Keeper at our National Specialty.

Captain Jack Welsh Terrier

2018 Montgomery – Best of Breed

October 16, 2018

Great Photo of Captain Jack and Leo winning Best of Breed at the Montgomery County Kennel Club show!

2018 Montgomery County Kennel Club Best in Show Trophy

October 10, 2018

There are several Best in Show Trophies offered by the Montgomery County Kennel Club.  This beautiful bowl is one of them. The bowl was given in memory of Mr. and Mrs. G. Harrison Frazier, Jr. by the MCKC.  It is a Wedgewood masterpiece made in 1959 exclusively for Bailey, Banks, and Biddle and has become a…

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It’s been a FANTASTIC year! Thank you Jack!

October 9, 2018

Love the video! What a year – we are proud, humbled and honored. Thanks Team Garcini for making it possible!   Video by: https:Chanel Lefever

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2018 Montgomery – Take a break from the Dog Shows – Historic Philadelphia

October 9, 2018

The beautiful and historic city of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is a short drive away from the Montgomery County Kennel Club show grounds in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania.   Loads of interesting things to see in Philadelphia – including the occasional Welsh Terrier!   Thank you Bob and Patty Boyd for another wonderful video!

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Captain Jack 2018 Montgomery Best in Show Winner!

October 9, 2018

Captain Jack competing in the show ring, group ring and then the awards. Thank you Bob Boyd for the video!

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Abbeyrose Daughter “Rosie”

October 8, 2018

SANHERPINC ROSIE THE RIVETER. RN 31642804. 08-04-17 By Ch Sanherpinc Nelson – Ch Sanherpinc Bella At Abbeyrose. Owner: Santiago Pinto, Medina, OH 442569739. Breeder: Santiago Pinto. Best Bred By Exhibitor Competition – Terrier Group Judge – Ms. Karen Wilson   Rosie Won the Best Bred by Exhibitor in the Welsh Terrier Breed and qualified to…

Best in Show Awards

October 7, 2018

2018 Montgomery County Kennel Club Best in Show   GCH ABBEYROSE CAPTAIN JACK. RN 29498702. 06-08-16 By GCH Brightluck Cheshire Gold Doubloon CA – Ch Abbeyrose A Penny For Your Thoughts. Welsh Terriers. Dog. Owner: Mary Duafala & Pamela Allen & Judith Anspach & Janice K Simmons, Columbus, OH 432204530. Breeder: Mary Duafala & Pamela…

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2018 Montgomery Capt Jack in the Group Ring

October 7, 2018

2018 Montgomery County Best In Show   GCH Abbeyrose Captain Jack  – Individual down and back in the group ring JUDGE: Ms. Elizabeth “Beth” Sweigart

Captain Jack – 2018 Montgomery County Kennel Club

October 7, 2018

Best In Show! JUDGE: Ms. Elizabeth “Beth” Sweigart GCH ABBEYROSE CAPTAIN JACK. RN 29498702. 06-08-16 By GCH Brightluck Cheshire Gold Doubloon CA – Ch Abbeyrose A Penny For Your Thoughts. Welsh Terriers. Dog. Owner: Mary Duafala & Pamela Allen & Judith Anspach & Janice K Simmons, Columbus, OH 432204530. Breeder: Mary Duafala & Pamela Allen &…

2018 Montgomery County Kennel Club BEST IN SHOW

October 7, 2018

  GCH Abbeyrose Captain Jack – Best in Show  

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2018 Montgomery – WINNERS DOG Abbeyrose Keeper of the Code

October 7, 2018

JUDGE: Mrs. Polly (Mrs. Robert) D. Smith ABBEYROSE KEEPER OF THE CODE. RN 30751603. 03-19-17 By Ch Abbeyrose Here’s Looking At You,Kid – GCHS Abbeyrose Black Diamond. Owner: Judith Anspach & Mary Duafala & Pamela Allen, Columbus, OH 432204530. Breeder: Judith Anspach & Mary Duafala & Pamela Allen. (Leonardo Garcini, Agent).

2018 Montgomery – WINNERS BITCH

October 7, 2018

Congratulations to Santiago Pinto! Winners Bitch – Best of Winners – AND – Best Bred By Exhibitor ABBEYROSE WELSH TERRIERS Daughter Rosie is the 2018 Winners Bitch JUDGE: Mrs. Polly (Mrs. Robert) D. Smith SANHERPINC ROSIE THE RIVETER. RN 31642804. 08-04-17 By Ch Sanherpinc Nelson – Ch Sanherpinc Bella At Abbeyrose. Owner: Santiago Pinto, Medina, OH 442569739.…

2018 Montgomery BEST OF BREED – Captain JACK!!!!!

October 7, 2018

2018 Best of Breed Winner!!!! JUDGE: Mrs. Polly (Mrs. Robert) D. Smith 11 GCH ABBEYROSE CAPTAIN JACK. RN 29498702. 06-08-16 By GCH Brightluck Cheshire Gold Doubloon CA – Ch Abbeyrose A Penny For Your Thoughts. Dog. Owner: Mary Duafala & Pamela Allen & Judith Anspach & Janice K Simmons, Columbus, OH 432204530. Breeder: Mary Duafala…

We Couldn’t Be More Proud of Captain Jack

September 24, 2018

Captain Jack appears on the cover of the September 21st DN Dog News Magazine. We couldn’t be more proud of Captain Jack and his handler Leonardo Garcini, the hardest working team in and out of the ring. GChB Abbeyrose Captain Jack has been dubbed an icon of the breed, receiving accolades from welsh terrier fanciers…

BEST IN SHOW #15 for Captain Jack!

September 1, 2018

Show Name: St. Louis Dog Breeders Association Location: Gray Summit, MO Show Date: Saturday, September 1, 2018 Total Entry: 537 Best In Show Judge: Mr. Charles Olvis   Terrier Group Judge: Ms. Elizabeth Muthard

BIS #14!

August 11, 2018

Show Name: Lorain County Kennel Club, Inc. Location: Oberlin, OH Show Date: Saturday, August 11, 2018 Total Entry: 620 Best In Show Judge:  Mr. Elizardo Valadez   Terrier Group Judge: Ms. Judy Taylor  

Lucky #13 for Captain Jack!

August 5, 2018

Show Name: Metairie Kennel Club Location: Kenner, LA Show Date: Sunday, August 5, 2018 Total Entry: 933 Best In Show Judge: Ms. Melinda Lyon Dog Reg: GCHB Abbeyrose Captain Jack [Dog] Breed: Welsh Terrier Handler: Leonardo Garcini Owner: M Duafala, P Allen, J Anspach & J Simmons Breeder: Mary Duafala, Pamela Allen & Judith Anspach

May was a very good month!

June 6, 2018

Captain Jack had a great May – 3 Best in Shows, 1 Specialty Best in Show, 1 Reserve Best in Show, 9 Group Ones!

Reserve BIS Today!

April 29, 2018

Happy to be here along with his new co-owner Janice to see Captain Jack awarded RBIS!

BIS #8!!

April 27, 2018

GCh Abbeyrose Captain Jack awarded BIS #8 at Mountaineer Kennel Club. Thank you to breed and group judge Dr Steve Keating, BIS Judge Mr John P Wade, and Team Garcini. Thanks too to Captain Jack who always gives his all!

Captain Jack Wins 3rd WTCA Speciality!

March 24, 2018

Make that 3 for 3! Captain Jack won his third consecutive WTCA speciality in Louisville – 2017 National Floating Specialty (Perry Georgia), 2017 WTCA National Speciality and Group 4 (Montgomery County KC) and 2018 National Floating Speciality and Group 2 (Louisville Kentucky). These photos are from Louisville where after being awarded BOB, Captain Jack tried…

Captain Jack Best of Breed at National Specialty!

March 17, 2018

2018 Floating National Specialty Gch Captain Jack is awarded Best of Breed over many other Welsh Terrier specials.  Congratulations to Captain Jack and the hardworking team of Leonardo Garcini! https://terrierway.com/

Captain Jack Celebrates!

March 12, 2018

Captain Jack celebrates a great weekend – 1 BIS and 2 RBIS’s! Plus new stats through February show he’s #1 Welsh (breed and all breed), #4 Terrier, and #15 (DN)/#17 (CC) among all dogs shown in the US! Captain Jack and Leo, the hardest working team in and out of the ring!

BIS #6. Way to go Captain Jack and Leo!

March 9, 2018

Best in Show #6 for Captain Jack! Captain Jack and Leo are the hardest working team in dogs these days.  Leo and his wife Jodi own and operate Forestview Kennels in Henryville, Indiana.  For more information on them check out their website at https:www.Terrierway.com.    

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Westminster Kennel Club 2018

February 13, 2018

GCH Abbeyrose Captain Jack is awarded Best of Opposite Sex!!!!!

BIS #5 for Captain Jack!

February 9, 2018

Captain Jack Awarded BIS #4!

February 2, 2018

Thank you to Judge Mr Charles Olvis (breed), Judge Mr Ken Murray (group) and Judge Ms Audrey Lycan for this exciting win at the Shawnee Mountain KC of Georgia! Thanks also to team Garcini!!

Captain Jack Awarded BIS #3!

January 25, 2018

Thank you to Judge Melinda L Lyons ( breed and group) and BIS Judge Jamie Hubbard for BIS. #3! Good boy Captain Jack! Thank you to team Garcini too!

Captain Jack

January 21, 2018

Captain Jack awarded Reserve Best in Show today! Thank you to breed and group Judge Dr Anthony D. DiNardo and BIS Judge Vincent P. Chianese. As always, thanks to team Garcini!

Captain Jack Terrier Group 1

January 19, 2018

Thank you to Judge Linda L. Reese for awarding Captain Jack BOB and Terrier Group 1 at Sand and Sea Kennel Club in Wildwood NJ today.

Captain Jack Awarded His Second BIS!

December 8, 2017

International Kennel Club of Chicago. Thank you to group Judge Mr Randy Garren, BIS Judge Ms Gloria Kerr, and Team Garcini!

Captain Jack Awarded His First Best in Show

November 9, 2017

Proud to post the official photo from Mad River Kennel Club where Captain Jack was awarded BIS Saturday 10/14. Thank you to BIS Judge Ms. F Susan Godek & Terrier Group Judge Mrs Ann Hern. As always, thanks too to team Garcini

Way to go Captain Jack!

October 15, 2017

Spectacular weekend for Captain Jack. BIS Saturday and Reserve BIS Sunday! Good boy Jack!

Welsh Terrier Best in Show

Captain Jack’s First Best in Show!

October 14, 2017

Captain Jack was awarded his first Best in Show today in Ohio!