AKC Champions of Record
Many Sussex Spaniels have earned the AKC title of Champion. The first post-revival Sussex Champion was Ch. Sedora Galega (pictured below). Since that time nearly 400 Sussex have earned the right to place the coveted Ch before their names. View a listing of Sussex (1970—present) with AKC Conformation Championship Titles.
AKC Hunting Titles
It was not until the spring of 2003 that the first Master Hunter title was earned by a Sussex. The honor goes to Ch. Sundowners Swing that Music, MH, CGC aka Satch. Since then, four more Sussex have become Master Hunters. Sussex have been used to hunt for both feather and fur.View a listing of other accomplished Sussex with AKC Hunt Test Titles.
American Spaniel Club Working Dog & WD Excellent Certificates
Twelve Sussex have earned the ASC Working Dog or WD Excellent Certificate. This program is an excellent starting point for testing the working abilities of your Sussex.The photo below is Ch Sundowners Heat Wave,CD, RA, MH, NAP, NJP,CGC, WDX. For a list of WD/WDX certificate holders, click here.
AKC Obedience Titles
considered moderately challenging to train for the
obedience ring, several Sussex and their patient handlers have mastered
the tasks required. The first UD
titled Sussex was Resolute
Hudson of Askonandy, UD aka Hudson. Shown below is Sundowners Thyme for
Plum'Pudin, RE, CDX, JH. View all the Sussex who have earned AKC Obedience titles.
AKC Rally Titles
Rally is a great sport to begin with if you want to earn a title on your Sussex. It's fun for both owners and the dogs.This photo is of Ch Homespun Lindsey-Wooley, RN, CD.
AKC Agility Titles
Ch Remedi’s Amethyst, OA, OAJ pictured below was the first Sussex to earn an agility title. Tootsie earned that title back in 2001. In the Spring of 2010, Stonecroft Montford, MX, AJX, OF, RE became the first Sussex to earn an Excellent-level title. Sussex thoroughly enjoy the fast pace of agility and since then many Sussex have earned AKC Agility Titles.
AKC Tracking Titles
have excellent scenting and tracking abilities, and several Sussex over
years have earned an AKC
Tracking Title. Ch Castles Gift of the Wizard, TDX
(pictured below) became
the first Sussex to earn the TDX title in the fall of 2009.
Thus far the SSCA has recognized thirteen (13) dogs with Performance Titles. Pictured below is Sundowner's Fire Patrol, AXP, AJP.
Sussex Spaniel Club recognizes dogs that have done out standing
community service. The photo below is of SAR K9 (Beryl aka) Ch
shooting Star West w'the Nite, BN, RA, AXP, NFP, NA, NAJ, NAC, NJC, CGC
and one of our Sussex Ambassadors
AKC Grand Champions
The American Kennel Club has created a Grand Champion title for those dogs that are already AKC Conformation Champions. Pictured below is GCH Wild Cherry Remedi In My World.
Best In Show Westminster 2009
Clussexx Three D Grinchy Glee "Stump" was crowned Best in Show winner
at the 133rd Westminster Kennel Club Show ( December 1, 1998 - September 25, 2012.) At the prime age of 10, he
is the oldest winner in the history of Westminster. At this show he
beat out nearly 2,500 dogs in 170 breeds and varieties to become the
Nation's top dog. Stump is the first and only Sussex thus far to win
this coveted title.
Best in Show SUSSEX
Eleven Sussex have been crowned Best in Show. Shown below in no particular order. Click here for a list of those BIS Winners.
Note: All information has been compiled using the best resources available; however, there is always the chance that a mistake or omission has been made. If your Sussex has earned a title and has inadvertently been left off a list, please contact the webmaster so the error can be corrected.
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