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GMNEA TRAVELS ... we go to shows, and vacation.... usually making the most of the trip. Its always fun and dog shows, especially Nationals, are just like reunions where we see our elkhound families again.


1986

The GMNEA goes to Texas!
Ride Em Cowboy !
NEAA AND NECGH SPECIALTIES

Our group of eight dogs and six GMNEA members drove down from Wisconsin to Chicago with Bob and Viki Lawton. We picked up Cam and Jon LaBree. We then caught a plane, with a direct flight to Houston.
Bob and Viki Lawton with Ch Camalot's Belle Star (Belle) and Vikiro's This Gun for Hire (Buster).
Shelley and Sal Ferrito with Thom Thom's Jack In The Box (Jack) and Windy Cove Joyful Jada (Jada)
Eileen and Bill Smith with Ch Roundel's Necromanser CD (Roman)
Kari Olson with Vikiro's Silverado (Baldur)
Cam and Jon La Bree (not GMNEA members) and Ch Jo Cala's The Grey Ghost and Ch Jo Cala's Wicked Wanda.
All people and dogs arrived safely although some dogs got sick in their crates. I won't name them to protect the owners.
My luggage went to California for a day. Other memorable moments of my first National... tornado alarm and I won the raffle of a beautiful hand made quilt by Fern Kesler of PSNEA. Everyone was envious.
Family reunion Mom and three of the litter.
Bob Lawton with dam of the litter Ch Camalot's Belle Star
Viki Lawton with Vikiro's This Gun for hire
Kari Olson with Vikiro's Silverado
Sandy Kozub with Vikiro Belle's Desert Moon
The NEAA obedience entry was 28 elkhounds.
Eileen showed Roman in Graduate Novice and won 1st Place!

Harry Beggs also came with his two dogs, Thom Thom Acer-Don Lollipop UD, entered in Open and Utility
and Ch Thom Thom Jup-Don Big Guy entered in Novice B. Guy won the NEAA High in Trial with a 196 making us all proud of them.

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1987
Winnepeg, Ontario, Canada
NECC SPECIALTY
Groleaus, Budnys, Harry Beggs and Kari Olson went to the NECC National in Winnepeg.
Groleaus and Budnys drove a camper , Harry and Kari flew. On the plane ride home, our landing was aborted due to a small plane taking off. The newspaper called it a near miss.
Harry won High in Trial at the Canadian National.
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1988
Cleveland Ohio
NEAA and GCNEC SPECIALTIES
Members who went:
Harry Beggs, Barbara Drake, Dick and Barbara Budny, Shelley and Sal Ferrito , Bob and Viki Lawton, Kari Olson, Becky Thompson.

Kari couldnt seem to travel lightly.
Some of us having fun Barb Drake, Barb and Dick Budny , Harry and Guy.
While some of us had to work! Kari Olson in her booth - she sold enough to pay for the trip. Friend Sandy Kozub shopping.

Bob and Viki Lawton's dog Gizmo won Best of Breed at the 1988 NEAA National!
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1991
LEAMINGTON, ONTARIO
Leamington , Ontario Dog Show and Camping Trip
Kari Olson, friend Cindy, Harry Beggs, and friend Barb.

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1992
ROLLING MEADOWS, ILLINOIS
NEAA and NEINEA SPECIALTIES
We go to Illinois Next...
GMNEA members helped the NEINEA club put on the NEAA National.. we dressed UP for the NEAA banquet..PUTTIN' ON THE RITZ

Ready for the banquet L to R Barb Budny, Kari Olson , Barb Drake , Dan Holst, Bobbie and Dick Oxley
This is pretty CHEESY! Dick Oxley, Barb Drake, Harry Beggs, and Kari Olson

And here we all are, well most of us .Back row L to R Dan Holst (Skye), Kari Olson (Brenne), Bobbie Oxley (Joker and Gus), and Barb Budny (Berrit)
Front Row Melania Bundy (Sally) , Cindy Bundy (French bulldog), Dick Oxley (Ericka), Barb Drake (Krissy), Dick Budny (Terabyte and Tugger) and Dave Bundy (2 Frenchies)
Claudia Holst and Harry Beggs are missing from our photo.
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Of course we showed dogs and Barb Drake seemed to win the most
Here she is winning BEST PUPPY IN SWEEPS (50-60 puppies)
T'NT CHRISTOPHER ROBYNS

Barb Drake also went HIGH IN TRIAL with her boy CH Midnight Sun Heartlight CD.
and Kari Olson got an Honorable Mention for her photo of Barb's Ch Midnight Sun Heartlight CD " Baby Hairy" herding:
"HAIRY IN THE THICK OF THINGS "
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There was also a banquet for NEINEA - THE SPEAKEASY

The GMNEA hits the Speakeasy below
L to R
Cindy Bundy, Dick Oxley, Dave Bundy (hat in backc) Bobbie Oxley and Barb Budny - sign- Barb Drake, Dan Holst in back, Kari Olson, Claudia Zajicek, and Mobster Dick Budny .

HERE'S ANOTHER LOOK AT THOSE GMNEA FLAPPERS:
Again L to R
Debbie Tewksbury, Claudia Zaijecek, Barb Drake, Bobbie Oxley, Kari Olson, Cindy Bundy and Candy Snyder
Boy we sure knew how to have fun back then!
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1993
THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO
Off to Thunder Bay, Kari Olson and Harry Beggs
with Roy and Brenne

Kari in Duluth Harry in Thunder Bay
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1994
BOXBOROUGH, MASSACHUSETTS
NEAA and NEMA SPECIALTIES
We rented van and rode together, Budnys, Barb Drake, Kari Olson and Harry Beggs. Also at the show were Dave, Cindy and Melania Bundy, Bob and Viki Lawton, Dan Holst, Claudia and Ryan Zajicek, and the Oxleys.
At the harbor, Barbara Drake, Barbara and Dick Budny.
 

Back row L to R Dave Bundy , Dick Oxley, Cindy Bundy, Dick Budny Kari Olson and Dan Holst
Front row L to R Bobbie Oxley, Barb Budny, Barb Drake , Ryan Zajicek, Claudia Zajicek
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1997
SAULT STE MARIE, ONTARIO
FOR THE SOO SHOWS
TIME TO WALK THE DOGS
Harry Beggs, Barb Drake and Kari Olson


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1998
DENVER, COLORADO
CNEA SPECIALTY
Kari Olson and Becky Thompson went west...

Seafarer's Jyrki av Dinor Ch Longships Icebreaker UD
Kari Olson's ROCKY MOUNTAIN HIGH
BROTTSJO GOT HIGH IN TRIAL AND BRENNE GOT HIGH COMBINED!


KARI, BECKY AND THE DOGS AT THE CONTINENTAL DIVIDE

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1999
THUNDER BAY, ONTARIO
Kari Olson and Dona Barsul went to Thunder Bay Ontario for dog shows
Merlin CKC CD!!
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2000
FREDERICK MARYLAND
NEAA and NECPV SPECIALTIES
The Awards Banquet - our table - Kari Olson, Harry Beggs, Dick and Bobbie Oxley, Sally Prescher, Dick Budny and Becky Thompson -
VETERAN SWEEPS Harry Beggs & Ch Nynorsk Law N Order UD
Bobbie Oxley & Ch Travelas Ericka CDX NA


We always have to take time to sightsee!
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2002
HUTTO, TEXAS
NEAA and NECGH SPECIALTIES
BROTTSJO AND BLUEBELLS
 
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2004
LAWRENCE , KANSAS
NEAA SPECIALTY
Heading to the Land of P-ahhhhs
Kari and Sally with their Best Boys
Sally Prescher and Shadow Kari Olson and Briskke
Ch Midnight Sun Shadow Dancer Ch Longships Icebreaker UDT MX MXJ
Dick and Bobbie Oxley
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2005
BRIGHTON ,COLORADO
NEAA Events and
Columbine NEA 30th Specialty Show
Futurity
Brian and Kari Olson headed West
Bobbie and Dick Oxley were also there.
Obedience Invitational
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2006
CINCINNATI, OHIO
NEAA and GCNEC SPECIALTY

Cramming the van
Bobbie Oxley & Arctic Ridges Beka Valentine Barb Drake & Ch Vin Melcas Shadow Willow CD
Showing
Harry and Ike won 1st in Novice class.
Mallory Golladay & Kabbie Toni Sibrel & Zigbee Barb Drake & Freia
Walking in the Miler...
Harry Beggs, Barb Drake and Jessica Hubbard
Bobbie and Dick Oxley
And eating of course.
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2007
DENVER AND
GRAND JUNCTION ,COLORADO
Sally Prescher and Kari Olson went to Colorado to show and
look at puppies ... and mountains.

Here is Sally at the Continental Divide... with Shelby
and Birka in Phantom Canyon below

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2008
ROCHESTER , MINNESOTA
NEAA SPECIALTY

Pete and Hallie in the Miler
Cindy Gustafson with Tukka and Briskke
Sally Prescher Barb Drake and Willow
Roomates Tukka and Briskke and chaperone.
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2009

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2010
MIDLAND, MICHEGAN
NEAA and NECSM SPECIALTIES
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2011
SAULT STE MARIE, ONTARIO
The Olsons and Olson go to Sault Ste Marie
(John and Chris Olson and Kari Olson)
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2012
BRIGHTON, COLORADO
CNEA SPECIALTIES
Members showing-Sally Prescher, Kari Olson, Dick and Bobbie Oxley, Cece Cathey.
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2013
BRIGHTON, COLORADO
NEAA EVENTS &
CNEA SPECIALTY
Members : Sally Prescher, Marlene Oliver, Bev Evans, Barb Drake , Michelle Bendickson, Chris Olson, Dick and Bobbie Oxley, Cece Cathey.
(photos by Sally Prescher)
Cece, Michelle, Chris Olson , John Bendickson, and Bobbie Oxley
 

Bobbie Oxley
Cece Cathey

Chris Olson and Michelle Bendickson
Barb Drake and big winner SBIS Tok!

2016 NEAA CAVALCADE AT PURINA FARMS, GRAY SUMMIT, MO

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