Ch. Sunburst Acadia Here I Come- "Carrie"

Ch. Sunburst Acadia Here I Come
(8/29/1999 - 9/7/2009)

Pure for sable, 14”, eyes CERF normal, OFA good,

Carrie touched the lives and hearts of many people. I was fortunate to be able to purchase her from Sharon Crawford, Sunburst shelties, when Carrie was just 12 weeks old. At the time I just didn’t know how lucky I truly was. I purchased her with the intent of breeding her to Payson (Ch. Acadia's Bright Idea, RA, NA, NAJ)- she was- and this breeding produced 3 champions in one litter*.

Carrie was well tempered, well adjusted, a sheltie who exemplifies the standard, and who provided a solid backbone for my breeding program, and continued a tradition of quality for Sunburst Shelties in Phoenix, AZ. Carrie was a devoted mother who LOVED puppies. Always a nurturer, she became the nurturer of the human spirit to a family. It was her steady, fun, and loving temperament that was her most valuable contribution to all who have had the pleasure of being a part of her life.

Carrie is a wonderful example of all the good purebred dogs have to offer and is everything a breeder and a dog owner could want.

Carrie was the anchor in my breeding program - 5 consecutive generations of Acadia Bred Champion Girls- and 7 consecutive champion girls in all. 

GCh. Acadia Stage Presence,CC
         GCh. Acadia Presence of Mind
                   Ch. Acadia Peace of Mind
                           Ch. Acadia It's My Treat
                                   Ch. Acadia's Rare Treat
                                            Ch. Sunburst Acadia Here I Come*
                                                     Ch. Sunburst Oasis Cat's Meow

  More about Carrie can be found on the Blog by going to the Labels and clicking on "Carrie". 

Carrie is the mother of:

Ch. Acadia’s Rare Treat
Ch. Sunburst Bright Sunny Day*
Ch. Sunburst Bright Lights*
Ch. Acadia’s Bright New Day*
C-ATCH Acadia Cierra Like A Rock, AXJ, NA, NF, HT, RN, VC (12 pts. 1 major)
Acadia Aquilegia,UD, MX, AXJ, RE
Acadia’s Catcher In The Rye, CDX, NAJ, NA,WV-N,TN-O
Acadia Cadence Riverdance, PT
Acadia Sunburst Rare Jewel (major pointed)

Carrie's additional Decendants
Ch. Acadia It's My Treat
Ch. Acadia Peace of Mind
Ch. Acadia's Crowning Glory
Ch. Acadia Peaceful Garden
GCh. Acadia Presence of Mind
GCh. Acadia Prince of Peace, HT, OJP, VC
PACH Acadia One Very Special Puppy, MX, MXJ
Ch. Acadia Sunburst Merry and Bright
GCh. Acadia Serenity
GCh. Acadia Stage Presence, CC
Acadia Essence of Joy, UD, RA, MX, MXJ
Acadia Catch Me If You Can, CDX, RAE, MXJ,OA,XF,
Ch. Acadia Independence Day