WORKING SHOW DOGS "...Intelligent, primarily a working dog...versatile and easily trained, performing his assigned task 
with great style and enthusiasm." 
 ASCA Breed Standard - Effective 1977




ASCA Ch Laconia Buff Cap Native Son

AKC All-Breed Best Puppy in Show | AKC All-breed Reserve Grand Sweepstakes Winner | ASCA Specialty Best of Opposite Sex in Puppy Sweeps | Multiple AKC Puppy Herding Group Winner


Sire: Hearthside Nothin' to Lose x Dam: Buff Cap Winter Rose

DOB: December 27, 2012
Height: 22" / Weight:  61lbs
Full Dentition/Scissors Bite 
Eyes Cleared - 2/2013 (no notations)
 OFA Hips: Excellent / OFA Elbows: Normal

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AKC Conformation Accomplishments 

  • DECEMBER 7, 2013/ SKOKIE VALLEY KC - Z takes WD for 1 point.  At the All-breed Sweepstakes competition, Z took Best Aussie under Jeanne Heger, Sweepstakes Herding Group 1 under Nancy Eilkes, and Reserve Grand Sweepstakes Winner under David Osborn. 
  • DECEMBER 5, 2013/ STARVED ROCK KC - Z takes WD/BOS for 1 point under Polly Smith.  Z also takes a Puppy Herding Group 1 under Patricia Robinson.  
  • NOVEMBER 9, 2013/ COULEE KC - Z takes WD/BOW for 1 point under Lynn Klingel-Brown.  Z also take a  Puppy Herding Group 1. 
  • OCTOBER 12, 2013/ NORTHERN NEW JERSEY AUSTRALIAN SHEPHERD CLUB SPECIALTY - Z takes BOS in puppy sweeps under Adrea Blizzard
  • OCTOBER 11, 2013/ NORTHERN NEW JERSEY AUSTRALIAN SHEPHERD CLUB SPECIALTY - Z takes BOS in puppy sweeps under Betsy Atkinson
  • OCTOBER 5, 2013/ STONE CITY KC - Z takes RWD, Best Puppy in Breed, Puppy Herding Group 1, and Best Puppy in Show
  • AUGUST 18, 2013/ WACHUSETTS KC - Z takes WD for 1 point under judge Pat Mowbray-Morgan

ASCA Conformation Accomplishments

  • JUNE 13, 2015/OUTBACK ASC - Z takes WD/BOW for his third and final 5 point major under judge Amy Gau to earn his NEW ASCA CHAMPIONSHIP
  • MAY 10, 2014/RRVASC - Z takes WD/BOW for a 5 point major under SBJ Lynn Cobb-Conn
  • MARCH 15, 2014/RRVASC - Z takes WD/BOW for a 5 point major under SBJ Lori Acierto