Recently ORAGE traveled to the Journée de Beauceron where America's elite Beaucerons meet to compete. ORAGE went as a spectator and returned a champion. Her parents had not entered her into the competitive events, given her role as a pet and family member. But after one of the event organizers suggested it ("She's a great dog!!"), ORAGE was entered into the competition. When all was said/barked and done, ORAGE emerged as Meilleur Femelle - Ouvert (Best Female - Open Class) and second best female in show. Wow.

Along the way
ORAGE picked-up a few more honors, including Excellent in conformation and behavior (double Wow) and an AKC "Canine Good Citizen" award. Now that ORAGE is officially a Good Dog ...

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