News and Updates

Golden Rule WCR Rally Trial

November 26, 2017

Twister earned her RL2 title with scores of 201 and 206, and two third placements. She also earned an Award of Excellence (all scores over 190). She also earned 2 legs towards her RL1X.


Skyline CPE Agility Trial

November 19, 2017

Twister did great at our first CPE agility trial! She earned 3/3 Q's (and 3 first places) in Colors, Standard, and Jumpers.


JRTCA National Trial

October 13-15, 2017

Fleet Street Twister
Rally I - 6th Place
Rally II - 4th Place
Novice Obedience - Q
Open Obedience - 5th Place
High Jump - 3rd Place
Suitability to Groundhog - 3rd Place

Thimble Farm Gizmo
Senior Rally - 3rd Place
Rally II - 6th Place
Open Obedience - 3rd Place

Fleet Street Todd
Novice Puppy GTG - 4th Place (2.18 seconds)
Also competed in Lure Coursing, and earned his trial certificate in Open Puppy GTG


JRTCC National Trial

September 16-17, 2017


Fleet Street Twister
Rally I and Rally II National Champion!
3rd in Suitability to Groundhog, 6th in Bred-by-Exhibitor Bitches

Fleet Street Todd
4th place in 4-6 month dog pups


September 3, 2017

We had a great weekend at Northgate Terrier Trial!


Fleet Street Todd
Northgate I - 1st in 4-6 month dog pups conformation, 2nd in pre-novice GTG.
Northgate II - 2nd in 4-6 month dog pup conformation, 3rd in pre-novive GTG

Fleet Street Mr Wilson (owned by Rob & Sandi ver Sprill)
Northgate I - 2nd in 4-6 month dog pups conformation

Fleet Street Twister
Northgate I - 3rd in Rally I, 6th in Rally II, 2nd in Novice Obedience, 3rd in Open Obedience, 4th in Suitability to Groundhog.
Northgate II - 2nd Bred-by-Exhibitor bitches, 2nd in Suitability to Groundhog.

Thimble Farm Gizmo
Northgate I - 4th in Rally II, 2nd in Novice Obedience, 3rd in Open Obedience.


August 29, 2017

Cricket's litter with Conquest Rival has been born! Four males and one female were born on August 29, 2017.

April 6, 2017

Twister's litter with Rapscallion Rowdy has been born! Four males were born on April 6, 2017.

November 26-27, 2016

Twister earned her Rally Level 1 title with an Award of Excellence at Golden Rule School for Dogs with scores of 205, 209, and 203 (1st, 1st, and 4th place). She also earned the first leg of her Rally Level 2 title with a score of 198 (1st place)


October 7-9, 2016

We had a blast at our 2nd JRTCA National Trial! We brought all three of our dogs. Gizmo came out for Rally-O and he won the Veteran class with a perfect score of 210. He also placed 5th in Level 2 Rally. Cricket also placed in Level 1 Rally-O (4th place), and competed in Thunder Tunnel and Championship Super Earth. Twister and her sire Little Eden Halfpipe won the Pairs conformation class. She also placed 6th in a very large Bred-by-Exhibitor bitch class. Twister also qualified in Novice and Open GTG and competed in Lure Coursing. She placed 3rd a large Rally I class with a score of 207, and also qualified in Level 2.


September 24-25, 2016

At the Stonehedge Barn Hunt trial, Twister finished her Novice title (RATN) with a first place! Cricket picked up her second open leg with a 2nd place, and Gizmo earned his first 2 Novice legs with a 2nd place in the first trial and High in Class in the second trial.


September 3-4, 2016

At the Northgate Terrier Trials, Twister earned her first Rally I and II legs and was given the Rising Star award, for the dog showing the most promise in rally and obedience. She also competed in lure coursing, agility, and conformation. Cricket did very well and placed in Championship Super Earth both days.


July 2-3, 2016

Cricket and Twister tried their hand at Barn Hunt. Cricket earned her RATI and RATN titles, with High in Class scores for 2 of her 3 Novice runs. She also had her first qualifying score in Open, with a 2nd place. Twister earned her RATI and her first two Novice legs, with a High in Class time of 15 seconds on her second run.


May 28-29, 2016

At Breezewood Terrier Trials, Twister placed in all 6 of her conformation classes. She also won puppy lure coursing both days! Cricket also placed both days in the Super Challenge tunnel.


April 24, 2016

At Golden Rule's WCR Rally Trials, Twister earned her RLPX title (Rally Puppy Championship) at just 10 months old. She placed 2nd and 3rd.


April 10-11, 2016

At the Spring Fever JRT Trials in VA, Twister placed in puppy conformation (2nd and 5th) and lure coursing (2nd and 3rd). Cricket also placed in the TNT Tunnel, Super Earth, and Trailing and Locating.


February 7, 2016

All of our terriers passed their annual CERF/CAER exams.


January 31, 2016

Twister finished her RLP (Rally Level Puppy) title with the High Combined Puppy award!


Previous News


I have pieced together most of our achievements and titles from the past. This isn't a complete list, but most of the important stuff is here :)

Dog Name Date Title/Achievement Description
Little Eden Sangria 09-15-15 Open Super Earth Certificate Cricket earned her Open Super Earth certificate; it was only her 2nd time out!
Little Eden Sangria 08-30-15 ARCH and RL1X Cricked received the last legs for her ARCH and RL1X today.
Thimble Farm Gizmo 08-30-15 RLV (AOE) WCR Rally Level Veteran - Award of Excellence (All qualifying scores over 190). Gizmo received this title (RLV) with scores of 209, 209, and 204.
Thimble Farm Gizmo 11-30-14 RL1X2 Gizmo earned his 2nd Level 1 Championship (10 Q's)
Little Eden Sangria 10-12-14 RL3 (AOE) WCR Rally Level 3 - Award of Excellence (All qualifying scores over 190)
Nationally Ranked (tied for 3rd) in this category
Thimble Farm Gizmo 04-12-14 ARCHX & RL2X ARCHX (Rally Champion Excellent) and RL2X (Level 2 Championship) in WCR Rally
Little Eden Sangria 04-12-14 RL2 (AOE) WCR Rally Level 2 - Award of Excellence (All qualifying scores over 190)
Little Eden Sangria 01-26-14 RL1 (AOE) WCR Rally Level 1 - Award of Excellence (All qualifying scores over 190)
Kessy vom Waldwinkel (GSD) 10-05-13 HGH HGH (V - 90 points, Pronounced in Protection) under SV Judge Klaus Wuttge
Kira von Wolfstraum (GSD) 10-05-13 HGH HGH (G- 71 points) under SV Judge Klaus Wuttge
Kira von Wolfstraum (GSD) 09-29-13 Show Rating - G Helmut Konig
Little Eden Sangria 08-31-13 Northgate I Obedience/Rally-O Reserve Champion
Sub-Novice Obedience - 4th
Rally Companion - 1st
Rally I - 1st
Rally II - 2nd
Thimble Farm Gizmo 08-31-13 Northgate I Northgate Obedience/Rally-O Champion
Novice Obedience - 3rd
Open Obedience - 1st
Rally I - 2nd
Rally II - 1st
Kessy vom Waldwinkel (GSD) 12-31-12 PAM Performance Award of Merit from the GSDCA-WDA
To be eligible for this award a dog must have completed titles in three (3) different performance areas including Obedience or Rally, Herding, Agility, Tracking, or GSDCA-WDA Working Dog Titles. One of these titles must be from The Most Advanced Level of training, the two additional performance titles can be at any level of training, but must come from two (2) different areas of performance.
Little Eden Sangria 9/1/2012 - 9/2/2012 Northgate I and II 6th Place in 10-12.5 Smooth Bitches (both days) 6th Place in Novice Adult GTG
Thimble Farm Gizmo 09-01-12 Northgate I Northgate Obedience/Rally-O Champion
Open Obedience - 1st Place
Rally II - 1st Place
Novice Obedience - 2nd Place
Rally I - 2nd place
Thimble Farm Gizmo 12-31-11 APDT National Rankings Nationally ranked (#12) in the APDT All-Breed ARCH category for 2011
Little Eden Sangria 10-30-11 JRTCA National Trial 6th Place in 4-6 month puppy class
Thimble Farm Gizmo 10-28-11 JRTCA National Trial High Scoring Rally Dog at the 2011 JRTCA National Trial
Kessy vom Waldwinkel (GSD) 10-15-11 HGH HGH - 88 points and Pronounced in Protection under SV Judge Gerd Janke
Thimble Farm Gizmo 10-01-11 RL1X APDT Rally Level 1 Championship (10 qualifying scores)
Kessy vom Waldwinkel (GSD) 10-01-11 ARCH Rally Championship
Kessy vom Waldwinkel (GSD) 10-01-11 RL1X Rally Level 1 Championship
Kessy vom Waldwinkel (GSD) 09-24-11 RL3 (AOE) Award of Excellence - Level 3
Thimble Farm Gizmo 09-03-11 Northgate Terrier Trial Barn Hunt - 4th Place
Ball Retrieval - 6th Place
Thimble Farm Gizmo 08-27-11 RL3 (AOE) APDT Rally Level 3 (Award of Excellence)
Kessy vom Waldwinkel (GSD) 07-30-11 RL2 (AOE) Award of Excellence - Level 2
Thimble Farm Gizmo 06-30-11 RL2 (AOE) APDT Rally Level 2 (Award of Excellence)
Thimble Farm Gizmo 05-22-11 RL1 (AOE) APDT Rally Level 1 (Award of Excellence)
Kessy vom Waldwinkel (GSD) 05-22-11 RL1 (AOE) Award of Excellence - Level 1
Kessy vom Waldwinkel (GSD) 10-18-09 OB2 Kessy - Reinhold Walter, SV
Kessy vom Waldwinkel (GSD) 05-23-09 G Show Rating, Koerklasse G show rating and Koerklasse under SV Judge Margit van Dorssen
Kessy vom Waldwinkel (GSD) 10-05-08 Schh1 Schh1 (260 points, Pronounced in Protection) under SV Judge Walter Reinhold
Kessy vom Waldwinkel (GSD) 09-21-08 AD & SG3 Show Rating SG Show Rating & AD (endurance title) under Hans-Joachim Dux
Kessy vom Waldwinkel (GSD) 06-15-08 BH & OB1 BH and OB1 (Schutzhund)
Djenga von Castra Regina (GSD) 09-22-07 RL2 Rally Level 2
Djenga von Castra Regina (GSD) 04-22-07 RL1 Rally Level 1
Djenga von Castra Regina (GSD)
Kessy vom Waldwinkel (GSD)
Thimble Farm Gizmo
06-21-07 TT All dogs passed the ATTS Temperament Test with flying colors.
Council Cup's Annabel Lee (Newfoundland) 10-20-02 RL1 (Cum Laude) Annabel earned her RL1 title at one of the first Rally trials.