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Author Topic: Tira the Spinone  (Read 3169 times)
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« on: July 03, 2005, 10:12:28 AM »

Tira is a Spinone Italiano (singular).  Tira is a puppy I kept from my first Spinone litter.  She is one year old in this photo.  This was taken not long after her exciting trip to the Westminster dog show in NYC February 2005.

Tira (Ch QuietWood Tiramisu) finished her AKC championship in two weekends at seven months of age.

Spinoni Italiani (plural) are excellent versatile sporting dogs that point and retrieve.  They are also excellent and loving companions that are more laid back than the average sporting dog.  They do have wet, messy beards and require some grooming to keep the tangles out and reduce shedding.

They are good in obedience and agility and fun to show in conformation.

The portrait is by Jon Casler (

Bonnie Blink
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« Reply #1 on: July 03, 2005, 11:21:00 AM »

She's very pretty!...I love learning about different breeds of dogs!
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« Reply #2 on: July 03, 2005, 11:33:50 AM »

What a beautiful dog! She must be pretty special oo to finish her championship in juts 2 weekends. Wow!

Thanks also for sharing the picture and the correct spelling pronounciation s for singular and plural.

  Mom to one handsome black Bear.
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