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Porter is from our first Arroyo litter.

Porter learns everything at lightening speed and is a joy to live with. She has amazing drive.

We were thrilled when she went Winners Bitch and Best of Winners at the 2013 Irish Water Club of America National Specialty.

With Limited showing she got several group placements. As a senior dog she won her veterans classes at the 2019 National Specitalty.

She is also competies regularly in Agility where her drive, speed, and willingness are a joy. She is currently the fastest Agility Irish Water Spaniel in the natiion according to Bad Dog Agility.

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WB/BOW IWSCA National Speciatly
  April, 2013

Porter was just shy of 2 Years Old when she won Winners Bitch then Best of Winners at the IWSCA National Specialty at Eukanuba Hall, in Wilmington Ohio.

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new champion
  August 2019

Porter earned her Master Agility Championship

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New Champion
  June, 2013

Porter completed her championship by going Best Opposite over a special.

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Group Placements
  October, 2014

Porter has had a number of group placements to date. Her most recent was in January of 2015. Since she spends many weekends doing performance we only show in conformation about once a month.

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Porter earned her Excellent Agility Titles at 3 years old and continues to excel in Agility at 9 years old. She has qualified for the AKC Invitational (top 5 in breed only) for the last 4 years, and performed beautifully. Here is a link to a run in March 2020 before COVID-19 shut everything down.

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