CH RUSTYCO GIORGIO DE TORAQ “Giorgio”
Date of Birth: 05/17/05
Giorgio is from Julie and Ty Rust (Rustyco) out of Primo (CH Del Sur’s Makin All the Right Moves), one of the great dogs in the breed. Primo passed on his beautiful temperament and correct movement to his son, who in turn has passed it on to his children as well. Giorgio still loves running, playing with the younger dogs and showing in the veteran class at specialties.
CH TORAQ’S DIAMOND IN THE RUFF “Alika”
Date of Birth: 09/20/10
Alika is a powerhouse of personality and exuberance. He is the 5th generation down on his mother’s side out of my Foundation Bitch, Maddie. Alika lives with his co-owner in Tracy and 2 other male water dogs and enjoys swimming daily in the pool. Alika has been bred a few times and produced champions out of each litter; he has offspring competing in various performance events as well.
GCH ROUGH SEAS’ VIRIATOS DE TORAQ CGC CGCA RN BN “Viriatos”
Date of Birth: 07/18/15
Viriatos gets his name from one of the most important Lusitanian leaders that resisted Roman expansion into the western Iberian region (early Portugal). Viriatos was bred by Dr. Lou Guthrie and Steven Bean of Rough Sea’s Kennel and his pedigree goes back to my Foundation Dog, Mickey. Viriatos is a young dog and has already earned his Grand Championship owner handled, along with his beginning novice and rally novice performance titles. We are currently working towards his Companion Dog (CD) and Rally Advanced (RA) titles as well as water titles. Viriatos is an exuberant dog who loves to work and please his owner. He is an absolute joy to live with and finds such happiness in all he does.
Juvenile Dilated Cardiomyopathy – Probable Normal, 1-1 (Homozygous Markers)
Improper Coat test – Normal
CH TORAQ’S BRENO OF YESTERYEAR “Breno”
Date of Birth: 02/23/16
Breno is a gorgeous wavy male and full brother to Sayyida out of Pirate and Kiara; Kiara had only 3 pups in the first litter so we repeated the breeding and got 4 more pups. This breeding has produced substantial dogs with beautiful movement, heads, bone and temperament. Breno finished his championship at 15 ½ months and we look forward to specializing him when he is older.
TORAQ’S YOU DON’T KNOW JACK “Jaco”
Date of birth: April 17, 2017
Jaco is co-owned by Kris and Terry Thompson in Tracy, Ca. He lives with 2 other male Portuguese Water dogs and a pool! A sweet boy out of Pirate (BGCH Aviator’s Legacy of a Bygone Era CGC, WWD, NA) and Sorraia (CH Toraq’s Sorraia do Mar Calmo) and a littermate to Augie. This curly black and silver boy has an awesome calm disposition with a willingness to please. Sound moving with beautiful angles look for him in the ring in 2018.
OFA Health Test – Jaco is too young to receive any tests.
TORAQ’S AUGUSTO DO MAR “Augie”
Date of Birth April 17, 2017
Augie is out of Pirate (BGCH Aviator’s Legacy of a Bygone Era CGC, WWD, NA) and Sorraia (CH Toraq’s Sorraia do Mar Calmo) and a littermate to Jaco. He was the “pick of the litter”. A beautiful wavy boy with substantial bone and head that also moves well. Augie has never found a stick he doesn’t like and enjoys romping with his many friends in Tahoe and Novato. A truly good natured dog with a penchant to be a “goof”. Augie is co-owned with Jeannie and Jim Stark and is a total mamma’s boy. Look for Augie in the ring this year.
OFA Health Test – Augie is too young to receive any tests.