Topsfield Bassets of Vermont

2011 Highlights

Multiple Best In Show & Specialty Best In Show Winning

Silver Grand Champion

GCHS Ft Merrill Topsfield Yahoo

Yahoo was bred by Judy Tuck & Claudia Orlandi. 

Yahoo was Best in Futurity at the 2009 BHCA National Specialty and is a Multiple Hound Group Winner. 

Yahoo is owned by Joan Urban, Aaron Costilla, Claudia Orlandi, Claire K. Steidel.

He is pictured here going Hound Group One handled exclusively by Bryan Martin.

GCH FT MERRILL TOPSFIELD YAHOO

 Good Day Mate!

American & Australian CH

Beauchasseur Hewgo Boss

Hewgo was bred in Australia by Christine Lawrence, Beauchasseur Bassets and was owned in Australia by Sheila Mutch. 

Our thanks to Christine and Sheila for arranging to send Hewgo to us here in the United States.

Hewgo is owned by Claudia Orlandi, Claire "Kitty" Steidel and his Australian mom, Sheila Mutch. 
He is pictured here going Hound Group 1 in CT.  He went Best of Breed over specials his first weekend out where he won two four point majors, and a Hound Group Four.   The following week he captured two more points, and a Hound Group 2 under Breeder Judge Dan Smyth. 

AM & AUS CH BEAUCHASSEUR 

HEWGO BOSS

Hewgo finished his American Championship easily and is pictured right going Hound Group 2 Under Judge Gayle Bontecou. 

Our appreciation to the judges and breeders who have recognized what Hewgo has to offer our breed.  We are proud to have him out as one of our specials. 

Hewgo  is handled exclusively by Topsfield Resident Handler, Sue Frischmann. 

New Grand Champions

GCH Topsfield-Maredge Earl Grey
AUS CH & AM GCH BEAUCHASSEUR HEWGO BOSS (AM CH)
GCH FT MERRILL TOPSFIELD YAHOO
New Champions
AM & AUS CH BEAUCHASSEUR HEWGO BOSS (AM CH)
CH FORT MERRILL TOPSFIELD YAHOO
 CH TOPSFIELD-CLOVERHILL DOUBLE DIAMONDS OF SANCHU
TOPSFIELD CORKERY OSCAR RENTA
CH TOPSFIELD HILLTOP TOP CHEF OF CLOVERHILL
CH TOPSFIELD MAREDGE EARL GREY
CH TOPSFIELD-SANCHU BIBIDY-BOBIDY-BOO
CH TOPSFIELD-SANCHU BISCOTTI
CH TOPSFIELD-SANCHU CHOW MEIN OF CLOVERHILL
CH TOPSFIELD-SANCHU DIOR O'CLOVERHILL
CH TOPSFIELD-SANCHU EENIE MEENIE MINEY MOE
New Titles
 CH TOPSFIELD-VISION SILVER NOODLES, RN  (RN)
2011Basset Hound Club of America National Specialty
     

BEST IN MATURITY

 

CH Topsfield-Sanchu Bibidy-Bobidy Boo

   

B/J Clay Williams

2011 Basset Hound Specialty Wins

Missouri River BHC

BOB

GCH Fort Merrill Topsfield Yahoo

   

B/J Ms. D.L. Malenfant

BHC of Western PA

BOB CH Topsfield Maredge Earl Grey
    B/J Barbara Cromley

Pilgrim BHC

Select Dog

CH Topsfield Maredge Earl Grey

   

B/J Carol Makowski

Pilgrim BHC

WD

Topsfield-Sanchu Cannoli

   

B/J Carol Makowski

Fort Dearborn BHC

BOS GCH Fort Merrill Topsfield Yahoo
    Judge Dr K.K. Heffner
BHC of Greater Detroit BOB

GCH Fort Merrill Topsfield Yahoo

    Judge A Clemento
BHC of Western PA (August, 2011) Select Dog GCH Fort Merrill Topsfield Yahoo
    B/J Mrs S N Smyth
BHC OF America Regional Select Dog GCH Fort Merrill Topsfield Yahoo
    B/J Camille McArdle DVM
Kentuckiana BHC RWD Topsfield-Sanchu Eenie Meenie Miney Moe
    B/J Ms. D.L. Malenfant
Missouri River BHC BOB GCH Fort Merrill Topsfield Yahoo
    B/J C Makowski
Pilgrim BHC BOB, WD,  Beauchasseur Allo Allo
BOW
  WB Vision Spectrum Love a Mystery
    Judge Pat Laurans

2011 Basset Hound Club of America Specialty

 

GCH Topsfield-Sanchu
Bibidy-Bobidy Boo

"Boo"

BEST IN MATURITY

2011 Basset Hound Club of America

 National Specialty

B/J Clay Williams

Handled  by Chris Lawrence

Breeders:  Claudia Orlandi & Claire 'Kitty' Steidel

Owners:  Claudia Orlandi & Claire 'Kitty' Steidel

A Few of the 2011 Basset Hound Specialty Wins

GCH Topsfield Maredge
Earl Grey

"Grey"

Best of Breed

BHC of Western PA

Breeder/Judge

 Barbara Cromley

Handled by Sue Frischmann

Breeders/Owners:

Claudia Orlandi & Sue Frischmann

 
Topsfield-Sanchu Cannoli
"Cannoli"

 

 
Handled by Co-Breeder/Owner,
Sue Frischmann
 

 Breeders/Owners:

  Claudia Orlandi & Sue Frischmann

Vision Spectrum Love a Mystery
 
Libby is pictured
going Winners Bitch
 at the Pilgrim BHC Specialty
 
Judge Patricia Laurans
Handled by Anne Testoni

Breeders/Owners:  Nancy Richmond, Lisa Brackett, Claudia Orlandi & Anne Testoni

 
 

Beauchasseur Allo Allo
"Al"
Al is pictured going WD, BOW, and Best of Breed
 from the Classes at the Pilgrim BHC Specialty
Judge Patricia Laurans

Handled by Sue Frischmann

 Breeder:  Christine Lawrence

  Owners:  Claudia Orlandi, Claire K. Steidel & Sue Frischmann

 

2011 Champions

 
CH Beauchasseur

Hewgo Boss

Hewgo  finished his championship in 2011. 

 We appreciate the loan of him from Sheila Mutch, his Australian Mom. 

Breeder: Christine Lawrence

Claudia Orlandi, Claire K. Steidel & Sheila Mutch.

 Hewgo was handled by Sue Frischmann.

CH Fort Merrill-Topsfield
Yahoo

"Yahoo"

 

He was handled by Aaron to his Championship before Bryan Martin took him out as a special.

 

Breeders:  Judy Tuck & Claudia Orlandi

 Owners: Claudia Orlandi, Joan Urban & Aaron Costilla

CH TOPSFIELD-CLOVERHILL
DOUBLE DIAMONDS OF SANCHU

"Diamond"

Diamond was handled by Sue Frischmann

 

 

Breeders/Owners

Claudia Orlandi & Judy Tuck

CH TOPSFIELD CORKERY
OSCAR RENTA

"Oscar"

Oscar finished his championship

under Judge Priscilla Gabosch.

He was bred Deirdre McKinnon

He was owned by Claudia Orlandi

Handled by Sue Frischmann

CH TOPSFIELD HILLTOP

 TOP CHEF OF CLOVERHILL

Chef finished his  championship in 2011.

He resides with Judy Tuck. 

 Chef was handled by Sue Frischmann

Breeders: Judy Tuck & Marcie Horgan

Owners:  Judy Tuck, Marci Horgan & Claudia Orlandi

CH Topsfield Maredge  
Earl Grey

"Grey"

Grey finished his championship in 2011. 

He was handled by co-breeder/owner

Sue Frischmann

Breeders/Owners:

Claudia Orlandi & Sue Frischmann

 

CH TOPSFIELD-SANCHU
BIBIDY-BOBIDY-BOO

"Boo"

Finished her championship easily handled by Sue Frischmann

Breeder/Owners

Claudia Orlandi, Claire Steidel and Sue Frischmann

 

CH TOPSFIELD-SANCHU   
BISCOTTI

"Biscuit"

Biscotti finished her championship in 2011. 

She was handled by co-breeder/owner

Sue Frischmann & co-owner Anne Testoni

Breeders:  Claudia Orlandi & Sue Frischmann

Owners:Claudia Orlandi, Sue Frischmann & Anne Testoni

 

CH TOPSFIELD-SANCHU
CHOW MEIN OF CLOVERHILL

"Chow"

 

Breeder/Owners

Claudia Orlandi & Judy Tuck

 

 

CH TOPSFIELD-SANCHU  
 DIOR O'CLOVERHILL

"Dior"

 

She was handled by co-breeder/owner

Sue Frischmann

BreedersClaudia Orlandi, Claire K. Steidel, Anne Testoni and Bjorn Zetterlund.

Owners:  Claudia Orlandi Judy Tuck

 

CH TOPSFIELD-SANCHU
 Eenie Meenie Miney Moe

"Tiger"

Tiger was handled by Bryan Martin

Breeder/Owners

Claudia Orlandi, Claire Steidel and Sue Frischmann

 

 
 
 

A Few of the 2011 All Breed Highlights

CH TOPSFIELD-MAREDGE
 EARL GREY

"Grey"

 

He was handled by co-breeder/owner

Sue Frischmann

Breeders/Owners:  Claudia Orlandi Orlandi & Sue Frischmann

 

 

CH FORT MERRILL
TOPSFIELD-YAHOO

"Yahoo"

Yahoo was handled by Bryan Martin

Breeders:  Claudia Orlandi & Judy Tuck

Owners:  Claudia Orlandi, Joan Urban & Aaron Costilla

 

CH BEAUCHASSEUR
 HEWGO BOSS

"Hewgo"

 

He was handled by

Sue Frischmann

Breeders:  Chris Lawrence

Owners:  Claudia Orlandi, Claire K Steidel & Sheila Mutch.

 

Our thanks to all the judges who have recognized the quality of our Basset Hounds, both in the breed and group rings. 

Pictures are not available for all Wins.