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2017


Turtle w/puppies @ 3 days
Born 7/18/2017

All puppies have been adopted

 

 

2016


Tymber wishing all a Happy Halloween!

February 13th and 14th,  Hoosier Labrador Retriever Specialty, Tymber won Open Chocolate Class both days.  A great opening to his show career, Specialty Class Winner!


2014

August 11, 2014, Received word from OFA, Liberty Creek Cleo is rated Excellent on Hips, Elbows Normal, Libertycreek Houston rated Good on Hips, Elbows Normal, and Liberty Creek Son of Simon is Prelimed Good on Hips with Elbows Normal


Little Brody earning is WC at 9 months

April 22, 2012, felt wonderful to get back in the ring again...  Tug took a Major Reserve Winners Dog under Judge Cheryl Curtis in Terre Haute, IN

 

November 28 & 29, 2009, Tug took Winner Dog, Best of Winners, & Best of Breed both days,  under Judge Dana Cline and Ken Murray,  Kankakee River Valley KC, in Kankakee, IL.

November 22, 2009, Tug took Winner Dog, Best of Opposite,  under Judge Paula Nykiel,  Lake Shore KC, in Chicago Heights, IL.

Look Who Turned ONE Today!!


November 7, 2009

 September 13, 2009, Tug took Winner Dog, Best of Winners, and Best of Breed under Judge Dana Cline, Greater Lafayette KC in Lebanon, IN.

 

 

 

 

 

 

September 12, 2009, Tug took Winner Dog, Best of Winners, and Best of Breed under Judge Peggy Beisel-McIIwaine, Greater Lafayette KC in Lebanon, IN

 

August 21, 2009, Tug took RWD  under Judge Robert Slay,  Levenworth KC in Kansas City, MO. 

August 20, 2009, Tug took Winners Dog   under Judge Kathleen Steen,  Levenworth KC in Kansas City, MO. 

August 16, 2009, Tug took Winners Dog and Best of Winners  under Judge Cheryl Fales Steinmetzs,  Anderson KC in Muncie, Indiana. 

August 15, 2009, Tug went RWD under Judge Cheri Conway, Muncie KC in Muncie, Indiana. 

August 13, 2009, Tug went RWD under Judge Dr. Carolyn R. Krasky, Muncie KC in Muncie, Indiana. 

July 11, 2009 Chloe received her OFA Prelim Good and Elbows Normal at 21 months.

April 29, 2009 Chloe, at her first Specialty, won the Am  Bred Class under Judge Denys Janssen Hoosier Labrador Retriever Specialty.

March 30, 2009 Librtycrk Copacabana, Lola, received her OFA rating; Hips Excellent, Elbows Normal

March 9, 2009 Librtycrk Y Wynonna received her OFA rating; Hips Good, Elbows Normal.

There are no words to describe what a perfect fit Murphy is with our family.  She is like a gift dropped from heaven.  It truly is like she has been a part of the family forever.  Luke had to go inpatient at Riley last week with a fever.  She sat by his room day after day, waiting for him to come home.  She is so loved by each one of the kids, plus Todd and I.  We never imagined having a dog blend into our family with such ease.  Thank you for everything!  Please know she is doing so well and is happy as ever! 



February 10, 2009
What A Great Time!

November 7, 2008 Ch Libertycrk Sound Of Silence took a JAM at the Raleigh-Durham Specialty under Judge Janis Grannemann

November 6, 2008 Ch Libertycrk Sound Of Silence took a JAM at the Raleigh-Durham Specialty under Judge Kendall Herr

2008 September 20th Shawnee Mission Specialty

Ch Libertycrk Sound Of Silence

JAM under Judge Cheryl Curtis


Liberty's Broad Ridge

 
RESERVE Winners Dog


2007
November 4 Librtycrk Adventure at Fairywood debut at his first show

Showresult Libbertycreek Adventure at Fairywood's
Bleiswijk 2007 - Judge was Dhr. R. Doedijns

Handsome young boy, still a real baby. Very well bone and substance for his age.
On this age he is already very well in balance and sound. Male formed head with very well muzzle.
Good eye. Fine skull and ears well set. Very well front. Very well topline and outline.
Correct planted tail and carried tail. Nice compact feet. Very well structure of the fur and a beautiful colour.
Nice free temperament and nicely free behaviour in the ring. For his age he has very well gaits. Very well presentation.

First Very Promising


Waiting his turn



Congratulations to Don & Jennifer on their girl, Liberty Creek Front Paige for earning her second major. Paige took Winners Bitch at the LRC of The Twin Cities Specialty under Judge Mrs. Margaret Robertson on August 24, 2007.

August 6, 2007, Librtycrk Adventure at Fairywood's traveled to the Netherlands with Bert, of Fairywood Kennels and friend, Marion, of Molly's Mountain Labradors. Thank you Bert and Toos for picking a Liberty Creek puppy. Good luck and looking forward to watching Vinnie mature into a fine a young boy!



August 4, 2007, Ch Liberty Creek Behr2 Dare All, by Liberty's Broad Ridge went BOB under Judge Claire White-Peterson.


August 3, 2007, Liberty Creek Behr2 Dare All, by Liberty's Broad Ridge took a 3 point major earning his Championship under Judge Nancy Arbuckle. Huge congratulations to Gayle Sotka, proud owner of Behr.


June 22, 2007, Liberty Creek Behr2 Dare All, by Liberty's Broad Ridge and out of Librtycrk Blkrock Breea took Winners Dog for a 5 point major at the Greater Pittsburgh Labrador Retriever Club Specialty under Judge Laura Dedering.

May 12, 2007, Librtycrk Sound of Silence received Judges Award of Merit - 2007 LRC Miami Valley (Kendall Herr - Dickendall) Earlier that day Simon passed and received his TDI title.

April 28th, Simon became Ch. Librycrk Sound of Silence finishing with three majors.



INDIANA HAS SNOW!!!



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Congratulations to Wayne Williams on the newest member to his family, Librtycrk Walking the Line. Watch for Johnny in the ring. His debut will be at the Atlanta Specialty on February 24, 2007


At five months January 27, Brody goes Reserve Winners at the Coastal South Carolina Specialty under Judge Claire Seinfeld. Simon and Skye were Class Winners at the Coastal South Carolina Specialty.

It isn't all business.. Taking time to enjoy the sites. Stopping at Pigeon Forge Brody and Simon enjoy a little rest and relaxation.



After a busy day of showing, it is time for more fun. Pictures below are Brody, Simon, and Skye enjoying the beaches of Charleston, SC.





2006 Introducing three newest members of Liberty Creek. Johnny, Wynonna, Keepher
by Ch Epoch's Bacardi Joe Banner out of Libertycrk Reachin The Stars
DOB: 8/24//06







November 5, Simon takes Reserve Winners Dog under Judge Jeff Gillmore at the Spirit of St. Louis Specialty

September 16, Simon takes Winners Dog and Best Opposite for a 3 Point Major under Judge Marily C. Spacht at the Greater Lafayette KC held in Lebanon, Indiana.

October 13, Simon takes Winners of the Open Chocolate Class at the Labrador Retriever Nationals held at Purina Farms in St. Louis, MO under Judge Constance Burton.



Best of Breed


Hoosier Labrador Retriever Club


Liberty Creeks Southern Belle
Judge Marion Lyons
April 23, 2006

2005
December 18, Simon takes Winners Dog and Best Of Winners under Judge Col. Jerry Weiss, 4 point major at Winnebago Labrador Retriever Club supported Entry held in Rosemont, IL.Simon was handled by Dr. Daryl Cooper

December 4, Simon took Winners Dog under Judge Dr. Gerard Penta at Kankakee River Valley KC held in Kankakee, IL. Simon was handled by Dr. Daryl Cooper

November 26,Simon takes Best Of Winners under Judge Bernard Schwartz, for a 3 point major at Lake Shore KC held in Crete, IL. Simon was handled by Dr. Daryl Cooper.

November 13, Bella takes Winners Bitch under Judge Mark Threlfall, at Grand Rapids, MI. Bella was handled by Dr. Daryl Cooper.

October 29, Time for lots of fun and exploring at Pennington Farms, Owenton, KY



Left to Right.. Shelby, Rusty, Donna, Bella, Diahia, myself, Simon & Brody



October 2, Simon took Winners Dog and Best of Winners under Judge Dorothy Nickles at Indianapolis, Indiana.

October 1, Simon took Winners Dog under Judge Eugene Blake at Indianapolis, Indiana.

September 25, Brody took Winners Dog under Judge Douglas Windsor at the Bloomington KC show held in Columbus, Indiana.

September 18, Bella took Winners Bitch under Judge Elliott Weiss at the Greater Lafayette KC show held in Lebanon, Indiana.

August 28, Brody's son out of Libertycrk Blackrock Breea, Liberty Creek Behr2 Dare All, went Winners Dog from the 6 - 9 month class at the Western Reserve KC under Judge Betsy Yates. Behr is owned and loved by Connie Bowen and Gayle Sotka. Behr was shown by Gayle. Congrats!!

June 18, littermates Liberty Creek Front Paige, Liberty Creek's Southern Belle, and Liberty's Broad Ridge earned their TDI Certificate (Therapy Dog International) at the Annual Winnebago Specialty held in Beloit, WI.

June 18, Brody won the Open Chocolate Class at the Winnebago Specialty; Bella (Liberty Creek's Southern Belle placed 2nd in the Open Chocolate Class at the Winnebago Specialty. Bella went on later that day to win a very competitive Brood Bitch Class with littermates Simon and Otis, whelped on December 23, 2004.

April 16, 2005, Liberty Creek Front Paige places fourth in the Open Chocolate Class at the 30th Annual Potomac Specialty, held in Frederick, MD.



"Paige"



April 15, 2005, Brody places Fourth in the Bred-By Class at the Potomac Specialty, held in Frederick, MD April 16, 2005, Kasey places Third in the 12-18 Month Chocolate Class at the Potomac Specialty held in Frederick, MD March 25, 2005, Brody won the Open Chocolate Class at the Dallas/Ft. Worth Specialty held in Ft. Worth, TX under Judge Betty L. Graham


March 25, 2005



Reagan and Kennedy enjoying the Spring weather!


March 17, 2005



March 5 & 6, 2005, R eagan Won Back to Back JAMS at the Hoosier Labrador Retriever Specialty held in Lafayette, IN under Judge Col. Jonathan Chase and Clare Senfield. March 5 & 6, 2005, Brody took Back to Back wins in the Open Chocolate Class at the Hoosier Labrador Retriever Specialty held in Lafayette, IN, under Judge Col. Jonathan Chase & Clare Senfield.

February 13, Reagan went Winners Bitch, Best of Winners, and Best Opposite under Judge Wayne Cavanaugh, at the Indy Winner Classic held in Indianapolis, IN to finish her Championship with three majors. Reagan was handled by her Breeder, Carol Conner. Thank you Carol for not only allowing me the opportunity to have Reagan, but also the advise and wisdom you have given to me along my journey has meant very much to me. Thank you for sharing!!



January 8, Reagan went Winners Bitch, Best of Winners under Judge Kimberly Anne Meredith-Cavanna at the Greater Daytona Dog Fanciers' Association, Inc. KC in Deland, FL. for a four point major.







January 2, Liberty Creek Abel Or Not was adopted by Norm & Kim Sellers from Bremen, IN. Abel is joining Norm and Kim and their three boys Trent(8), Chad(6), and Kyle(2)!! Both Norm and Kim are teachers and Norm is the baseball coach for the local high school. I know Abel, in a New York second will be adopted as the team mascot!! I spoke with Norm this evening and Abel is doing great. They stopped on the way home at Pet Smart and Abel enjoyed shopping. 2004 Merry Christmas to All!



Brody, Santa, Skye, and Betty



On 12/22/04, Liberty Creek became a midwest distributor for Clone Chilled Semen Kits.



On 11/28/04, Skye went Major Reserve Winners Bitch from the 6 - 9 Month Puppy Class under Judge Sue Sellers Rose at the Ingham KC held in East Lansing, MI.



On 11/27/04, Reagan went Winners Bitch, Best of Winners and Best of Breed under Judge Barbara Burns at the Jaxon KC held in East Lansing, MI for a 3 Point Major.



On 11/6/04, Skye won the 6 - 9 month Class and BEST PUPPY at SPIRIT OF ST. LOUIS SPECIALTY under Judge Paula Nykiel.



"Skye" "Brody" won the Open Chocolate Dog Class, and produced Best Puppy at Specialty
"Bella"
won the Open Chocolate Bitch Class
"Breea" placed 2nd
the American Bred Class
"Brody" won Stud Dog Class
with his get at the Spirit of St. Louis Specialty under Judge Paula Nykiel
"Skye" and "Kasey" placed 2nd and 3rd in 6 - 9 Month Sweeps under Judge Tom Shear
"Abel" placed 2nd in 9 - 12 Month Sweeps


"Bella"


"Brody"


On 10/23/04, Brody and Bella won the Open Chocolate Classes under Judge William Gugins and Roy Cone at the COLRC Specialty held in Delaware, Ohio.

On 9/26/04, Brody Won the Open Class under Judge Bettie Krause at the Hoosier KC held in Indianapolis, IN. Brody went into Winners Dog and took RESERVE.

On 9/26/04, Reagan placed 2nd the Open Class under Judge Bettie Krause at the Hoosier KC held in Indianapolis, IN. Reagan went into Winners Bitch and took RESERVE.

On 9/25/04, Reagan took Winners Bitch and Best Opposite under Judge T. Gomez at the Michiana KC at Indianapolis, IN.

On 9/24/04, Brody won the Open Chocolate Class under Judge Winnie Limbourne at the Huron River Labrador Retriever Specialty held in Monroe, MI.



On 9/19/04, Reagan took Winners Bitch, Best of Winners and Best of Breed under Judge Kimberly Anne Meredith-Cavanna at the Bloomington Indiana KC at Columbus, IN



On 9/18/04, Reagan took Winners Bitch and Best Opposite under Judge David Kittredge at the KC of Columbus held in Columbus, IN On 9/10/04, Reagan took Winners Bitch under Judge Christina Hubbell at the Greater Lafayette KC held in Lebanon, IN.



On 4/14/04, Reagan took Winners Bitch, Best of Winners and Best of Breed under Judge B .L. Burns at the Terre Haute KC held in Terre Haute, IN.






July 4th, 2004
Camping Owenton, KY








Newest Addition to Liberty Creek!

Libertycrk Blkrock CaseNPoint
"Kasey"
Whelped 3/24/04




Whelped May 7, 2004




Whelped April, 25, 2004



On 4/14 Reagan took Best of Breed under Judge B .L. Burns at the Terre Haute KC held in Terre Haute, IN.



An all chocolate litter whelped 1/7/04



4 males/3 females
Mom and babies doing great!



2003
An all chocolate litter whelped September 18, 2003
6 males


If you are interested in a future Liberty Creek Labrador litter, please fill out our

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March 8, 2003 we welcome to our home Tande FirstLadyof Libertycrk "Kennedy is a 17 week old yellow girl by Ch Ridge View Frosty The Snoman CD JH x Ch Heartland Bearpath Tommygirl. Thank you Jill for allowing us to have this wonderful girl!



"Kennedy"



IN THE SHOW RING...


October 10, Brody placed Second in Open Chocolate at the 70th Annual Labrador Retriever Club, Inc National Specialty held at the Purina Farms - Gray Summit, Mo. handled by breeder/friend Sue Burton under judge Dr. Michael J. Woods. Brody place 4th in puppy dog Sweeps (12 - 18 month AOC) under joyce love.

October 10, Kennedy placed Second in 9 - 12 mos. puppy class at the 70th Annual Labrador Retriever Club, Inc National Specialty held at the Purina Farms - Gray Summit, Mo. handled by breeder/friend Joanie long under judge Dr. Michael J. Woods.

September 14, Brody takes 1st place in Open Dog Class and goes on to win Winners Dog and Best of Opposite at the Greater Lafayette KC held in Lebanon, IN under Judge Mrs. Sue Seller Rose.

September 14, Reagan takes 1st place in Open Bitch Class and goes on to Reserve Winners Bitch at the Greater Lafayette KC held in Lebanon, IN under Judge Mrs. Sue Seller Rose.

July 20, Brody takes 1st place in Open Chocolate Class and goes on to win Winners Dog and Best of Winners at the La Porte KC held in Michigan City, IN under Judge Mr. Mark E. Threlfall.

June 14, Liberty's Broad Ridge takes 1st place in Open Chocolate Class at the Winnebago Specialty held in Beloit, WI under judge Ms. Pieta Van Dee, Joppe, Holland. Brody was handled by breeder friend, Sue Burton.

On 3/1, Brody takes 1st place the Bred-By-Exhibitor Class at the Hoosier Specialty held in Lafayette, IN, under judge Linda Porter (Lindall).

On 2/23 Sylvan Meadows Free Spirit takes 1st place under Judge Carol Falberg at the Winnebago Specialty held at the International Kennel Club of Chicago in the 9-12 Month Puppy Bitch Class. Liberty's Broad Ridge takes 1st place under Judge Carol Falberg at the Winnebago Specialty held at the International Kennel Club of Chicago in the 9-12 Month Puppy Dog Class.

On 1/5 Liberty Creek's Front Paige takes 4th place under Judge Charloete Clem McGowan, Land O'Lakes Kennel Club in the 6 & Under 9 Months Class.

On 1/4 Sylvan Meadows Free Spirit takes 1st placeunder Judge Mr. Roger R. Hartinger, at the LRC of the Twin Cities Sweepstakes Class in the Puppy Bitches 9 & Under 12 Months Class.

On 1/4 Liberty's Broad Ridge takes 1st place under Judge Mr. Roger R. Hartinger, at the Land O Lakes KCin the Puppy Dogs, 6 & Under 9 Months Class.

On 1/3 Sylvan Meadows Free Spirit takes 3 placeunder Judge Mrs. Michele I. Billings, at the LRC of the Twin Cities Sweepstakes Class in the Puppy Bitches 9 & Under 12 Months Class.

On 1/3 Liberty's Broad Ridge takes 1st place under Judge Mrs. Michele I. Billings, at the LRC of the Twin Citiesin the Puppy Dogs, 6 & Under 9 Months Class.

On 1/4 Liberty Creek's Front Paige takes 3rd placeunder Judge Roger R. Hartinger, Land O'Lakes Kennel Club in the 6 & Under 9 Months Class.

On 1/3 Sylvan Meadows Free Spirit takes 2nd placeunder Judge Joe Droel, at the LRC of the Twin Cities Sweepstakes Class in the Puppy Bitches 9 & Under 12 Months Class.

On 1/3 Liberty's Broad Ridge takes 2nd placeunder Judge Joe Droel, at the LRC of the Twin Cities Sweepstakes Class in the Puppy Dogs, 6 & Under 9 Months Class.

2002


On 11/7/02, Corey delivers a litter of chocolates, mother and pups doing great!

IN THE SHOW RING...

On 12/8 Paige takes 2nd place under judge Mr. Thomas Kloss at the Granite City Kennel Club.

On 12/7 Paige takes 1st place and Reserve under judge Mrs. Helen Fisher at the Granite City Kennel Club.

On 11/29 Paige takes 1st place at the Minneapolis Kennel Club, under Judge Dr. Robert Smith.

On 11/30 takes 2nd place under Judge Mrs. Polly Smith.

On 9/21, Brody takes Best of Breed at the Bloomington Indiana KC sanctioned B-Match, Columbus, IN.

On 9/20, Brody takes a GROUP ONE under Judge Connie Jackson at the KC of Columbus Indiana sanctioned B-Match, Columbus, IN.. Brody was the youngest competitor at 18 weeks old.

On 9/14, Liberty Creek's Southern Bella at 4 months takes a GROUP FOUR at the Lebanon, Indiana B-Match. Judges comment... Flawless movement!!



"Bella" On 9/14, Bella's litter mate, Liberty Creek's Front Paige at 4 months takes a GROUP FOUR under judge Stephanie Meyer.


"Paige"


Labor Weekend...
Livingston, KY... Camping and quadding
Left to Right... Brody, myself, Rusty, and Bella



8/11, ...Paige takes the Best Trick. She won for rolling over and then rolling back the other way and for shaking and then shaking the other paw. We are looking forward to this being the first award of many.

June 1, Morgan, Rusty, and Millie were awarded their Good Canine Citizens Certificates at the HLRCInc B-Match at Brownsburg, IN.

On May 14, Corey delivers 8 beautiful chocolate puppies (4 boys and 4 girls) by Bru: Litters
Thanks to my friend, Donna Powell for her helping hand in the whelping.

On February 24, 2002 Corey received the Achievement Award for successfully completing the requirements of Super Open I - Good Open Obedience Training Practices. Watch for Corey in the Open ring this fall.

On 2/4/02, Donna Powell, agrees to co-own Just Labs Doll of Libertycreek, assisting with her training towards her first hunt test events, CGC, and the CD title.

On 2/2/02, Liberty Creek Labradors welcomes home Just Labs Dolly of Libertycreek. We are very excited about having Dolly back at our home. She will begin training for her CGC, CD, JH and watch for her in the ring this fall!

On 2/1/02, Dolly placed THIRD in 12 - 15 Month class under Judge: Ms. Nancy Arbuckle at the Logansport KC at the Muncie Horizon Convention Center, Muncie, IN.

2000

On 12/20 Corey was cleared by Orthopedic Foundation for Animals (OFA) as having "GOOD" hip joint conformation at 24 months #LR-110600G24F-T

On 12/20 Corey's elbows were checked and found no evidence of elbow dysplasia #LR-EL11953-T

On 10/7 Corey earned her WORKING CERTIFICATE on her first attempt. Sponsored by the Hoosier Labrador Retriever Club. Judged by Chris Cornelius in Kirklin, Indiana

On 5/17 Corey was awarded her certificate of CANINE GOOD CITIZENSHIP.