BIS BISS GCHG *Gold* Karaboudjan’s Bonfire of the Vanities “Ateş”
First Anatolian in the history of the breed since receiving AKC recognition to be awarded a Best in Show (November 2018).
First Anatolian to achieve AKC Gold Grand Champion status.
#1 Anatolian Shepherd in 2016 in both Breed & Group Points
(Shami x Kenzo 2015 litter)
Best of Breed at Westminster in 2017 & 2018
Best in Specialty Show winner (BISS) at ASDCA Regional Specialty June 2018
Color: Dutch marked gray fawn with black mask-blaze
Ateş (5 ½ months) wins BOB, Grp 1, & Reserve Best in Show at Silver Bay KC puppy match. 09/20/2015 under Judge Martin Cabral
“Ateş” with Lea Plaut at Palm Springs KC, beating out four specials at 9 months for her Championship under Judge: Marcie Dobbin
Group 3 placement for 10 month old “Ateş” CH Karaboudjan’s Bonfire of the Vanities under Judge: Gary Anderson @ Sahuaro State KC show in Arizona. Handled by Ric Plaut.
“Ateş” is now GCH Karaboudjan’s Bonfire of the Vanities, finishing at less than 11 months at the Silver Bay KC dog show in Del Mar under Judge Douglas Holloway, handled by Lea Plaut.
Ateş on coyote watch
Another Group 3 placement for “Ateş” GCH Karaboudjan’s Bonfire of the Vanities under Judge Steve Keating at the Coronado KC show in Albuquerque, New Mexico, handled by Ric Plaut. May 2016
“Ateş” Shami x Kenzo litter, pretty but serious!
Ateş’s spectacular ad in the June 2016 issue of Canine Chronicle. Handled exclusively by Ric Plaut of Alibi Acres.
Once again, Ateş is Best of Breed at Westminster for 2018!