was an early member of Ramapo Kennel Club. She
was a breeder and exhibitor of Old English Sheepdogs along with the
Van Rensselears in the late 60's and early 70's under the Fezziwig
Some of her dogs were National Specialty and Westminster winners.
Along with her husband Joe, she was a very active club member,
at match and point shows. She and Joe were the recipients of the
Gaine's Award in 1979.
Millie was devoted to her Old English Sheepdogs and her love for all
creatures was exceptional. She was a true lady of the sport,
willing to help
and guide with all her expertise. All that knew her considered
her with the
utmost affection and respect.
This award is presented to the owner of the stud dog who:
Produced the most Champions in a calendar year.
Only American Kennel Club Championships to count.
This year the award goes to Joanne Silver and
Chesapeake Bay Retriever Am/Can SilverCreek Happy Days,
having produced the following champions in the year 2008.
CH Klein's Hide The Rum CH Klein's No Quarter Given
2006 Patti Valente
2005 Joanne Silver
2004 Joyce Wilson
2003 Betty McDonnell
2002 Joyce Wilson
2001 Joyce Wilson