Lon-Du Pekingese
Register of Merit Breeder
Arlon D. Duit
20972 - 175th Ave.
Monticello, IA 52310
319-465-4516
londu@centurylink.net


Currently in the Show Ring & having fun!

 
 "Armani"
Lon-Du Ven-Mar Armani
Ch. Lon-Du Ven-Mar Armani

The Lon-Du International connection continues with Vincent Fleece having FUN showing our newest Champion...
Ch. Lon-Du Ven-Mar Armani

CRUFTS, the largest dog show in the world which is held in Birmingham, England was "Armani" and Vincent's latest adventure!  On March 8 under judge Mrs. H. Forsythe, "Armani" was awarded VHC (Very Highly Commended) in a highly contested open class where Champions compete.

"Armani" went WD, BW for his third 5 pt. major and BOB over a lovely Champion to complete his title at the Central Iowa Kennel Club under judge Roger Hartinger on January 17th. 

On January 18th "Armani" was Select Dog under Judge Judy Webb at the Central Iowa Kennel Club.

January 11, 2015
"Armani" went Winners Dog, Best of Winners for a 5 point major from the Bred By Exhibitor class at the Western Washington Cluster - Puyallup Valley Dog Fanciers show in Puyallup, WA under Judge George Milutinovich.

January 10, 2015 Vincent Fleece showed
"Armani" in the Bred By Exhibitor class and went Winners Dog, Best of Winners for a 5 point major...then went Best of Breed over 3 lovely specials at the Western Washington Cluster - Sammamish Kennel Club in Puyallup, WA under Judge Denise Cornelssen.

"Armani" went Best of Breed Pekingese and Best In Show for the three breeds represented for this specialty breed club under Judge Mr. Georg Walther of Germany at the International Club for Japanese Chin, Pekingese and King Charles Spaniel on Sunday, December 14, 2014.  Of the 35 dogs entered, there were 14 Japanese Chin,  6 King Charles Spaniels and 15 Pekingese. The #1 and #2 winning Pekingese dogs for this year were also at this show.

To watch this boy's beautiful movement click the link below.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=41xvkmgzVlk&feature=youtu.be

November 14, 2014
"Armani" goes Toy Group 4 under Judge Steve Keating at the Town & Country Kennel Club in Chickasha, Oklahoma.

October 18, 2014
"Armani" goes Toy Group 2 at the International Dog Show in Poznan, Poland.
Thank you Judge Viera Vitkova!!!
This win qualified "Armani" for Crufts in England.

October 05, 2014
"Armani" was Best in Sweepstakes at the Pekingese Club of New Jersey show.

October 03, 2014
"Armani" went Best in Sweepstakes at the Colony Pekingese Club of The Southern Tier show.

"Armani" is the son of
Can. & GCh. Lon-Du Impossible Dream

"Armani" is co-owned and co-bred by Arlon Duit & Vincent Fleece.


Pedigree for Lon-Du Ven-Mar Armani

"Evita"
Ch. Lon-Du Ven-Mar Evita P
Ch. Lon-Du Ven-Mar Evita P

January 18th "Evita" was Winners Bitch, Best of Opposite Sex for a 3 pt. major to gain her title under Judge Judy Webb at the Central Iowa Kennel Club.

Central Iowa Kennel Club under judge Roger Hartinger on January 17th "Evita" was Winners Bitch, Best of Opposite Sex for a 3 pt. major.

"Evita" is co-bred and co-owned
by Arlon Duit and Vincent Fleece

Pedigree for Lon-Du Ven-Mar Armani

"O'Toole"
Lon-Du Ven-Mar Peter O'Toole
Lon-Du Ven-Mar Peter O'Toole

January 18th found "O’Toole" at his first show.  Judge Roger Hartinger awarded him Best Puppy and was later awarded Best Toy Puppy at the Central Iowa Kennel Club.

"O'Toole" is co-bred and co-owned
by Arlon Duit and Vincent Fleece

Pedigree for Lon-Du Ven-Mar Armani

"Wiz"
Wyn-D-Hill Wizard Of Ahhhhs
Wyn
-D-Hill Wizard Of Ahhhhs

"Wiz" went Winners Dog at the Ann Arbor Kennel Club on
July 6, 2014 under Judge June Penta.

"Wiz" was Best Puppy at the Imperial Pekingese Club on
July 4, 2014 under Judge Wendy Kobrzycki.

"Wiz" was bred by Kitty Hoffman and Monica Huckestein. He is co-owned by Arlon Duit & Kitty Hoffman.

Congratulations to Kitty Huckestein Hoffman on her 50 years in Pekingese!  Thank You for letting "Bubba" and "Wiz" spend some time in the Lon-Du Kennel!!


Pedigree for Lon-Du Ven-Mar Armani



Meet our newest Champion!!
"Reddy"
Lon-Du Red Sails In The Sunset
Ch. Lon-Du Red Sails In The Sunset

This exciting boy had 4 straight majors and finished on October 12, 2014 with his last single point at Mason City, IA.

This lovely boy is the son of
Ch. Lon-Du Clouds on Snow

Pedigree for Ch. Lon-Du Dulcinea



 "Bubba"
Ch. Wyn-D-Hill Rock Star
Ch. Wyn-D-Hill Rock Star

"Bubba" became an American champion in record time, finishing in less than 3 months on Sept. 8th in Des Moines under judge Fred C. Bassett.
"Bubba"
is our rising star that was imported from Germany. He is sired by Am. & Int. Ch. H.T. Have Gun Will Travel ex Int. Ch. Chaniera Dasha.
"Bubba"
was Reserve Dog on the second day of the NCIPC Specialty.

Thank You to Breeders Mary (Kitty) Hoffman & Monica Huckestein!

Pedigree for Wyn-D-Hill Rock Star


"Manni"
Ch. Lon-Du Roll-About's Man of LaMancha


Ch. Lon-Du Roll-About's Man of LaMancha

Ch. Lon-Du Roll-About's Man of LaMancha

At the PCA regional and national specialty shows in St. Louis, "Manni" was Best in Sweepstakes at all four shows! He finished by going Winners Dog & Best of Winners under judge Jean Lade and was Reserve Dog under judge Gail Forsythe. He is sired by Ch. Lon-Du Don Quixote ex Ch. Roll About's Paprika.

Pedigree for Lon-Du Roll-About's Man of LaMancha


"Goldi"
Lon-Du Ultima Goldilocks
 
Ch. Lon-Du Ultima Goldilocks

From a Fairy Tale to our hearts "Goldi" rocks the house!!!

Lon-Du Ultima Goldilocks

True to type in miniature at 6.25lbs she is tiny, luscious, elegant and mighty as any of her larger cousins.

Ch. Lon-Du Ultima Goldilocks gained her title  April 20, 2013 with her final point under Judge Tim Catterson

Nov. 2012 - At the PCA Regional and National Shows
"Goldi" was Winners Bitch & Best of Winners under judge Michele Billings. She was Winners Bitch under judge Gail Forsythe and was Reserve Bitch under judge Roy Keiser.
For the third time,
"Goldi" was Best Sleeve in Show to retire the Swaggerboot Challenge trophy!
Our thanks to Dr. Simone V. J. Small of Swaggerboot Pekingese from London, England for offering the challenge trophy.

Sept. 2012 - At the NCIPC
"Goldi" was Winners Bitch under judge Jason Hoke.


"Goldi" is the daughter of Ch. Lon-Du Clouds On Snow


Pedigree for Lon-Du Ultima Goldilocks


"Dulcinea"
Ch. Lon-Du Dulcinea
Ch. Lon-Du Dulcinea
"Dulcinea" finished undefeated amongst the bitches she showed against.

Always winning the bitch points in the seven shows she was entered in
Ch. Lon-Du Dulcinea
 went BW in almost half of the shows.  She was BOS in Sweeps under Judge Mark Warren and WB under Judge Peter Green at NCIPC.

Pedigree for Ch. Lon-Du Dulcinea


 
"Blade"
Am. & Can. Ch. Lon-Du Impossible Dream
Can. Ch. & Am GCh. Lon-Du Impossible Dream

On March 31, 2012 Can. Ch. & Am GCh. Lon-Du Impossible Dream went out like a Lion under Judge Fred Bassett!  Needing a single point to finish, "Blade" went Winners Dog, Best of Winners, Best Bred By Exhibitor & Best Of Breed over two lovely champions for a 5 Pt. Major. 

Thanks to judges, Shelley Hennessy (IPCGF Specialty-4 Pts.), Sally Baugnet - Supported Entry (BOB 3pt, Group 2), Edd Embry Bivin (PCA WD, BW, BBE 5 Pts.) Jane Bousek (WD, BOB 1 Pt), Kathy Sawyer Butcher  (WD, BOB 1 Pt. Group 2) and Fred Bassett (WD, BW, BBE, BOB 5 Pts.)   

"Blade" was officially the number 4 Pekingese in the Canadian rating system while only in the ring for 6 months in 2011.
He has 6 Best Puppy in Groups and 2 Best Puppy in Shows.

"Blade" is the first born sired by
Am. & Can. Ch. Lon-Du Don Quixote ex Lon-Du Madonna II.

Pedigree for Can. Ch. Lon-Du Impossible Dream


"Cloudy"
Ch. Lon-Du Clouds On Snow

Ch. Lon-Du Clouds On Snow

Shown under judge Lois Wolf White winning a Group 3 from the classes.


 Ch. Lon-Du Clouds On Snow
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Arlon D. Duit
20972 - 175th Ave.
Monticello, IA 52310
319-465-4516
londu@centurylink.net

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