EMPIRE BULLDOGS

News & Events

November 2011

11/23 - GCH Empires Empress Isabella wins BOS at Bulldog Club of America National Specialty day

BCA Nationals 11/26  -Empires Sir Yogi wins 1st in Am. Bred dog

BCA Nationals 11/24  -Empires Sir Yogi places 2nd in 12-15 dog

BCA Nationals 11/22  -Empires Sir Yogi places 4th in 12-15 dog

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11/19 - Rylemeup Empires Diamond goes WB/BW/BOS in Columbus, OH

11/17 - Empires Invictus Owen wins WD/BW at Columbus, Ohio

October 2011

10/30 - Empires Wally wins Best Puppy at bulldog Club of Indiana puppy match and Best Litter

10/23 - Rylemeup Empires Diamond goes WB/BW/BOS at Illinois Capital Kennel Club

10/22 -  Zeva wins Winner Bitch & Best of Winners at Sandemac Kennel Club

10-22 - Empires Invictus Owen goes WD at Sandemac IL Kennel Club

10/21 - Empires Lady Zeva wins RWB at Mattoon Kennel Club.

10/16 - GCH Empires Empress Isabella goes Best of Opposite Sex at Illiana Bulldog Club Specialty

10/15 - ISA goes BOS to best of Breed at Specialty, Illiana Bulldog Club

10/15 - Empires Invictus Owen goes Winner Dog for 4pt major at Illiana Bulldog Club Specialty, congrats to Magda & Don Dawson

September 2011

9/17 -  Empires Lady Zeva goes Winners Bitch for 2 pts at Lebanon, Indiana.

9/3 & 9/4 - Isa wins Back to Back Best of Breeds at Danville, IL kennel Club.

August 2011

8/21 - Isa goes Best of Breed at Muncie Kennel Club

8/18 - Congrats to Magda & Don Dawson for Empires Invictus Owen winning Winners Dog & Best of Winners at Muncie Kennel Club.

8/7 - Congratulations to Empires Rylemeup coach Dungey winning 2pts for Winners Dog at Berrien Kennel Club, Marshall MI.

8/5 - Isa wins Best of Breed & GROUP 2 at Southeastern Iowa Kennel Club.

July 2011

7/24 - GCH. Empires Empress Isabella is Best of Breed at Richland County Kennel Club.

7/23 - Empires Invictus Owen goes Winners Dog & Best of Winners at Medina Kennel Club, congrats to Magda Dawson.

7/16 - Empires Invictus Owen won Puppy Group 4 at Madison, congrats Magda Dawson.

7/16 - Congrats to Don & Magda Dawson for Empires Invictus Quincey for going Winner Bitch at Madison.

7/15 - Congrats to some of Marcus's kids, Empires Invictus Quincey for WB / BOS and to Empires Invictus Owen for WD & Puppy Group 2 all at Madison, OH.

7/10 - GCH. Empires Empress Isabella wins Best of Breed under Breeder Judge Frank King at Greater Dekalb Kennel Club. Isa is a Marcus daughter.

7/10 - Congrats to Dan Ryle with Rylemeup Empires Coach Dungy winning Winners Dog, BW & BOS. Dungy is a Marcus son.

 7/9 - Congrats to Magda & Don Dawson for Empires Invictus Owen going Winners Dog & Best of Opposite in DeKalb, IL. Owen is a Marcus son.

7/9 - Empires Lady Zeva wins Winners Bitch & Best of Winners at DeKalb. Zeva is GCH Empires Prince Marcus daughter.

7/9 - ISA wins Best of Breed at Dekalb Kennel Club

7/2 - GCH. Empires Empress Isabella wins Best of Breed at Dayton, Ohio Kennel Club

7/2 - Congrats to a Marcus son - Empires Invictus Owen for winning Group 1 in the Dayton, OH Best puppy Match at 8 months old. Owen is owned by Don & Magda Dawson

June 2011

6/26 - Rylemeup Empires Diamond wins a 3 pt Major, going WB / BOS at Valparasio IN - Diamond is a Marcus daughter co-owned with Dan Ryle.

6/20 - GCH. Empires Empress Amber of Mouser x GCH. Empires Prince Marcus

                                                            "Had 6 babies"

6/5 -  Isa earned her Grand Championship with 6 major wins at only 11 months old

6/5 - GCh Empires Empress Isabella wins Best of Breed at Southern Indiana Kennel Club.

May 2011

5/29 - Ch. Empires Empress Isabella goes BOS at Bloomington, IL kennel Club

5/28 - Ch. Empires Empress Isabella goes Select Bitch at Cincinnati Bulldog Club Specialty. At 11 months old.

5/27 - Ch Empires Empress Isabella wins Best of Breed at major pointed entry, Heart of Illinois Cluster, Illinois Kennel Club over 7 specials.

April 2011

4/29 - Ch. Empires Empress Isabella win Best of Breed and another Group 3 at Sandemac Kennel club, it was a major pointed show.

4/28 - First time in ring as a Champion - Isa goes Best of Breed and a Group 3 at Champaign Illinois Kennel Club over many specials.

4/24 - Introducing our new Bred By Champion - CH. Empires Empress Isabella, she won winners bitch to complete a 4 day sweep and complete her Championship all from the Bred By Class at 10 months old.

4/23 - Empires Empress Isabella wins Winners Bitch at Terre Haute Indiana

4/23 - GCH. Empires Prince Marcus wins Group 4

4/23 - Marcus wins Best of Breed at Terre Haute Indiana KC

4/22 - Isabella wins Winners Bitch and Best of Winners at Bloomington K.C.

4/22 - GCH. Empires Prince Marcus wins Best of Breed Bloomington Kennel Club

4/21 - Empires Isabella wins Winners Bitch/Best of Winners Terre Haute kennel Club

4/21 - Marcus wins BOS at Terre Haute Kennel Club

4/9 - Marcus BOS both days at Steels City.

March 2011

3/25 - Marcus is Select Dog at The Heart of America Bulldog Club Specialty under Breeder Judge Dan Powers

3/20 - *** New Grand Champion *** GCH. Empires Empress Amber of Mouser wins Select Bitch at Louisville KC to complete her Grand Championship with 6 straight majors.

3/20 - Marcus is BOS at Louisville KC

3/18 - Marcus wins Select Dog at Kentuckiana Bulldog Club Specialty Louisville P.M.

3/18 - Amber wins Select Bitch at Kentuckiana Bulldog Club supported entry Louisville KC A.M. show

3/18 - Marcus Select Dog at Kentuckiana Bulldog Club Supported Entry Louisville KC A.M. show

3/17 - Ch Empires Empress Amber of Mouser wins Best of Opposite Sex to Breed  at Mid-Kentucky KC

3/17 - GCH Empires Prince Marcus goes Select Dog to Breed at Mid-Kentucky KC

3/13 - Isa wins WB/BW (4 pt. major) under Breeder Judge Claire Johnson at the BCI Specialty. That was Back to Back WB/BOW for 4 point majors.

 3/12 - GCH. Empires Prince Marcus wins Select Dog under Breeder Judge Jean Kozatek at The Bulldog Club of Indiana Specialty.

3/12 - Bulldog Club of Indiana, Empires Empress Isabella "Isa" wins Winners Bitch & Best of Winners for a 4 point Major under Breeder Judge Jean Kozatek from the Bred by Class at only 8 months old.

3/11 - Bulldog Club of America, Div.II, GCH. Empires Prince Marcus wins Select Dog under Breeder Judge Bridgett Higginbotham.

February 2011

2/25 - St. Louis Bulldog Club, Marcus wins Select Dog under Breeder Judge Mark Kennedy

2/25 - St. Louis Bulldog Club, Empires Empress Isabella wins BOS in Sweepstakes.

2/13 - GCH. Empires prince Marcus wins Best of Breed and a Group 4 for at The Indy Winter classic.

2/13 - CH. Empires Empress Amber of Mouser wins Best of Opposite Sex on her first show back since last July (maternity leave). Along the way at The Indy Classic she also picked up 4 Majors towards her Grand Championship by going BOS & Select Bitch in 4 days.

January 2011 (no shows)

Marcus finished the 2010 as a Top 20 Ranked Bulldog for the 2nd year in a row.

Dec. 2010 (no shows)

November 2010

11/20 & 11/21 - Thank you to the Los Vegas Bulldog Club for allowing both John and myself to judge sweepstakes. It was a blast and congrats to all the winner we selected on Saturday and Sunday.

11/6/10 - GCH Empires Prince Marcus goes Best of Breed under breeder judge Mrs. Jean Kozatek at the bulldog supported entry of the Tennessee Valley Kennel Club, TN

11/5/10 - GCH Empires Prince Marcus wins Best of Breed at Oak Ridge Kennel Club, TN.

October 2010

10/26/10 - Empires Princess Mia was in the ribbons at all 3 days of the Nationals, including a first place win.

10/15/10 - Empires Invictus Quincey wins first place in Puppy Class (3-4 month) at Illiana Bulldog Specialty puppy match. Congrats Don and Magda.

10/10/10 - Empires Titan (a Marcus son) the Emperor wins Puppy Class (3-4 month males) at his first show, Detroit Bulldog Club puppy match.

10/10/10 - Empires Princess Isabelle (a Marcus daughter) wins first Place in the Puppy Class (3-4 month bitch) at her first show, Detroit Bulldog Club puppy match.

10/3/10 -  Congrats to Empire Dash's New Life Amazing Abraham (Marcus son) for going Winners dog & Best of Winners

September 2010

9/5/10 - GCH. CH. Empires Prince Marcus wins Best of Breed & Group 4 at Danville KC

9/5/10 - A Marcus son, Empires Bennetts Blessing Noah went WD & Best of Winners at Danville

9/4/10 - Congrats to Rylemeup Empires Dungy, who won his first point of his very young show career on Saturday by going Winners Dog from the puppy class. He is a Marcus son.

August 2010

8/20/10 - Marcus wins Best of Breed & Group 2 at Anderson Kennel Club

8/19/10 - Marcus wins Best of Breed over specials on his return (Happy Birthday Faye) at the Muncie Kennel Club

July 2010

Taking a 1 month break from the show ring during our move

7/17/10 - NEW CHAMPION - Ch. Empires Empress Amber of Mouser wins WB/BOW/ Best of Breed at Battle Creek Kennel Club to earn her Championship.

7/16/10 - Marcus wins Best of Breed at Holland Michigan Kennel Club

June 2010

6/25/10 - Marcus goes Best of Breed at the Popcorn Cluster in Valparaiso, Indiana

6/24/10 - Grand Champion Marcus wins Best of Breed at Valparaiso Kennel Club

6/13/10 - Empires Empress Amber wins Best of Winners at McKinley K.C.

6/13/10 - GCH. Empires Prince Marcus wins Best of Breed in Canton, OH

6/12/10 - Marcus becomes one of the first bulldogs to earn the new title of GRAND CHAMPION in only 4 weekends out

6/12/10 - Champion Empire Prince Marcus wins Best of Breed at McKinley Kennel Club

May 2010

5/29/10 - Ch. Empire Prince Marcus goes Select Dog at Cincinnati Bulldog Club Specialty

5/22/10 - Ch Empires Prince Marcus wins Best of Breed at Clarksville Kennel Club over 49 bulldogs

5/22/10 - Empires Empress Amber wins Best of Opposite Sex for a 4 point major at Clarksville Kennel Club

5/20/10 - Empires Prince Marcus won Best of Breed & Group 4 at Jackson, TN

5/20/10 - Empires Empress Amber wins a 4 point Major for Best of Winners and Best of Opposite Sex at Jackson, TN

April 2010

4/29/10 - Ch. Empires Prince Marcus win's Best of Breed at Champaign IL Kennel Club

4/24 & 4/25/10 - Marcus's son "Noah" began his winning show career with a bang, going Winners Dog on Saturday and the WD / Best of Winners on Sunday. Congrats to Jeff & Paula Bennett

4/25/10 - Marcus won Best of Breed & GROUP 4 at Bloomington Indiana Kennel Club

4/25/10 - Amber goes winners bitch & Best of Opposite sex on last day at Bloomington

4/23/10 - Empires Empress Amber wins Best of Breed & GROUP 4 all from the classes against specials at Bloomington Indiana KC

4/22/10 - Ch. Empires Prince Marcus wins Best of Breed at Terre Haute Kennel Club

4/17/10 & 4/18/10 - Ch. Empires Prince Marcus wins Back to BackBest of Breeds at Steel City

4/17/10 & 4/18/10 - Empires Empress Amber wins WB, Best of Winners both days @ Steel City

March 2010

3/12/10 - Ch. Empires Prince Marcus wins BOS at the Bulldog Club of Indiana Specialty

February 2010

2/14/10 - Ch. Empires Prince Marcus wins Best of Breed at the Indy Winter Classic over specials

January 2010

1/20/10 - Ch. Empires Prince Marcus wins Best of Breed at Florida circuit.

1/17/10 - Ch. Empires Prince Marcus wins Breed and Group 2, at the very tough Florida circuit on his first show out since Nationals.

November 2009

10/22/09 - Empires Empress Amber wins her very competitive class at a Nationals verses 29 bitches

10/20/09 - Amber wins 3rd place in Sweepstakes at BCA Nationals

September 2009

9/19/09 - Congratulations to Dan Ryle for going WB, BW, BOS with Empires Rylemeup Maxine

9/19/09 - Best of Breed for Marcus at Columbus KC 2

9/18/09 - Group 4 for Marcus at Columbus Kennel Club

9/18/09 - Best of Breed for Ch Empires Prince Marcus at Columbus KC

9/17/09 - Best of Breed for Marcus at Marion Kennel Club

August 2009

8/15/09 - Best of Breed for Marcus at Muncie Kennel 2 show over top ranked specials

8/14/09 - Best of Breed for Marcus at Anderson Kennel Club over 2 top ten ranked specials

8/13/09 - Best of Breed for Marcus at Muncie Kennel Club

8/2/09 - Group 4 for Marcus at Crab Orchard KC 2

8/2/09 - Best of Breed for Marcus at Crab Orchard KC 2

8/1/09 - Best of Breed for CH Empires Prince Marcus at Crab Orchard KC

June 2009

6/17/09 - Best of Breed for CH Empires Prince Marcus at YVKC2

6/16/09 - NEW CHAMPION - CH Empires Prince Marcus, he won Best of Breed for another 5pt major at the Yellowstone Valley Kennel Club

6/16/09 - Congratulations to Pam Houssian for going WB/BOW/BOS for a 5pt major with Empires Royal Amazing Grace

5/22/09 - Empires Prince Marcus goes Best of Winners at Cincinnati Bulldog Specialty for major

5/16/09 - Empires Prince Marcus wins Best of Breed and Group 2 at Kokomo KC

March 2009

3/7/09 - Congratulations to Dan Ryle for going WB/BOW at the Bulldog Club of Indiana Specialty for a 5 pt major, with Empires Ryle Me Up Maxine

3/7/09 and 3/8/09 - CH Mousers Delilah of Empire for winning Veterans Bitch both days at the Bulldog Club of Indiana Specialty

2008

7/12/08 - Empires Prince Marcus goes WD/BW/Best of Breed from puppy class at Battle Creek Kennel Club