2018 has started with a bang with Rock'n Roll's Pokerface, CDX RA CGC, owned by Tom and Carrie Soloman, getting the last leg for his CDX! His Mom says "on to utility!!!!" Go team Dexter! !!!
Always playing catch up! 2017 was a busy year with both Rock'n Roll's Cadillac Ranch, owned by Nate and Stacy Baum, and Rock'n Roll's Back In Black, owned by Ron and Deb Haldeman, earning their Championships! Rottenbull's Shadow of Rock'n Roll is zooming towards his title too, only needing 1 major to finish!
More great news for the start of October, 2016! We now have new Champion Rock'nRoll's Spontaneous Combustion, who finished in style with another 5 point major. The following day he took his first GCh. select points. And Ch.Rock'nRoll's Lord of Illusion took BOB over specials on Saturday to win his first BOB since becoming a special at the tender age of 14 months. Taz and Houdini are litter brothers.
My Goodness!!! The Rock'nRoll crew has been winning so much it's hard to keep up!!! New Champion Rock'n Roll's Lord of Illusion owned by Nancy Reynolds finished over 2 weekends by taking 5 majors! He will be specialed on the east coast in 2017. Rock'n Roll's Spontaneous Combustion, owned by Jeanine Edler, took another major by going BOB from the classes, a Group 3, and a few more singles at the Bainbridge, NY show. He only needs 3 singles to finish. And Rock'nRoll's Cadillac Ranch, owned by Stacy Baum, won BOB for his first major at the Bloomsburg, PA show and now needs just his last major to finish.
Rock'n Roll's Spontaneous Combustion did great at the Bainbridge, ny shows - WD/BOW for 1 point on Friday, and on sunday he won BOB from the puppy class over specials for a 5 point major, and then on to a group 3!!!! congrats to his owner, Jeanine Edler, and his breeder, Renee Kuhns.
Rock'n Roll's Oh! Maybelline went BOB from the classes at a NY show! Congrats to owner/breeder Scott!
As of April 15th, 2016, the whole Rock'n Roll crew has moved to Silver Springs, Florida! We're 10 minutes north of Ocala, tucked in the Ocala National Forest, near many lakes and natural springs. The dogs are loving it!
Bernie, Rock'n Roll's Cadillac Ranch, owned by Stacy and Nate Baum, got his first 5 point major at the York Cluster by going WD/BOW on Friday.
Evan took second place in the open brindle class at the NYC Specialty.
And another new champion for the Rock'n Roll family - at the first day of the big Philadelphia cluster, Rock'n Roll's It's So Easy, owned by Nancy Reynolds, won WD/BOW/BOS for a 5 point major, thus completing his Championship. Big congrats to Titan and Nancy!!!
Evans de Aronui won WD/BOW/BOS over specials at the Bloomsburg, PA show handled by Lynn Haughwout! Way to go!!!
Congratulations to Yasmeen Avery and her boy Rock'n Roll's Sure Is Al for completing his Grand Championship at the October Maryland shows by going Best of Breed.
Ch.Rock'n Roll Sally Cant Dance, CGC owned by Betsy Zimmerman won an FBDCA Project 14 Award for Longevity, a new award the club confers on frenchies who have reached their 14th birthday!
Rock'nRoll's It's So Easy won BOB from the classes for a 4 point major at the Lehigh Valley show.
Ch,Rock'n Roll's Sure Is Al won BOB both days at the middleburg show and a group 3 on Saturday! Evans de Aronui won WD sat, and WD/BOW for his first points on sunday.
Been neglecting my updates! Rock'n Roll's Sure Is Al attained his championship and is now 4 points shy of his grand championship! He also proved himself worthy as a stud dog, with his two beautiful 14 week old pups, Bruno and Maddie. Congrats to owner/handler Yasmeen Avery on their accomplishments!
Rock'nRoll's It's So Easy won BOB from the classes over very nice Specials at the Devon Fairgrounds! He then went on to win a Group 3!!! congrats to owner Nancy Reynolds!
Ch/Th/Am Ch.Rock'n Roll's The Great Gatsby, has a new owner and new title. Congrats to Michael Lin of China for Gatsby's new title!
Rock'n Roll's Ted E Graham won WD/BOW on his second weekend out at a show in Ohio with handler Dan Buchwald.
Great weekend for the Rock'nRoll crew - Ranger, Limalbullies Brilliant Disguise at Rock'nRoll, won Winner's Dog at the Non-Sporting Specialty in NJ on Thursday, and Winner's Dog with an AOM over specials on Sunday. Rock'nRoll's Mustang Sally won Winner's Bitch and Best of Winner's with an AOM to finish her championship on Thursday! Special thanks goes to Dan Buchwald for his expert handling!!
The cream dream machine, Gatsby, is now a Thai champ as well, with his first litter of beautiful pups on the ground in Thailand!
Our little Carlos, GCh.Rock'n Roll's I Am Legend, got his Thai Championship quickly a few months ago, and now, in his first week showing in Malaysia he's added a new Championship!!! Congrats to his new owner, Phusit Ratanakul and his wonderful handling team!!!
We finally made it to the NYC French Bulldog Specialty on Sunday, February 10th. Baby Jiggy, HipHop's Rock'n Roll Hollaback Girl, went third in her 6-9 sweeps class and took a second place in the 6-9 puppy class. Zoey, Rock'n Roll's Mustang Sally, took a fourth in the bred-by exhibitor bitch class and Pinky, Rock'n Roll 'Cuz I Can went second in the open cream/fawn class. We were very pleased with their performances! congrats to all the big winners!!!
We had a great weekend at the November Back Mountain shows! Saturday, Rock'n Roll 'Cuz I Can, aka Pinky, went Winners Bitch and Best of Opposite Sex. It's great to see her back in the ring and her performance was flawless. On Sunday, Pinky won Winners Bitch, Best of Winners and Best of Breed! Her son, Gatsby, went Winners Dog and Best of Opposite Sex to complete his Championship.
Carlos was shown at his first show in Thailand by Runchana Lertsirisumpun - he walked away with WD four days, BOB from the classes two days with a group 2 AND a new Thai Championship!!! Go Carlos!!!
Bronze GCh. Rock'n Roll's I Am Legend has traveled to Thailand!!! He will be competing for multiple country Championships owned by Phusit Ratanakul. We can't wait to see what his team can accomplish with our beloved Carlos!
Gatsby won his second major at the Harrisburg KC show with handler Sue Capone. Only one more point to go!
Gatsby went Winner's Dog/Best of Winners/Best Puppy/Puppy Group Two at the Bald Eagle KC Show July 26th and Best Puppy/Puppy Group Three at the Lackawanna KC Show July 28th - this gives the little cream dream machine 10 points with a major towards his Championship at 9 months old! Go Gatsby!!!!
His Grandmother, Ch.Rock'n Roll's Naughty By Nature, owned by Jamie Nuckles, went Best Veteran/Best of Opposite sex and looked the picture of vibrance and health at 10 years of age!
What an exciting weekend Carrie Soloman had - TikTok, Ripley and Dexter all earned another rally leg, with TikTok and Ripley qualifying for the Advanced Rally titles. Ripley also now qualifies for the new award from our National Club, the Versatility of Merit Award Bronze Level - you must get four titles in three different performance events to qualify. Ripley will be one of the first dogs to qualify for this honor. Ripley will also qualify for his ROM. Ripley's daughters are Saylor and Coraline, and his grandson is Gatsby : )
Rock'n Roll's The Great Gatsby won Best of Breed at the Devon Showgrounds with handler Sue Capone on May 11 and 12, 2012. On the 13th, he won winner's dog/best of winner's at the Lebanon show for his first major. This is Gatsby's second weekend showing!
Rock'n Roll's Pokerface, aka Dexter, and his owner, Carrie Soloman, won three qualifying scores at the Cherry Blossom circuit! This was Dexter's first weekend competing and he achieved his CD title!!! Carrie is quite the trainer, she competes and trains with THREE frenchies - Rock'n Roll's Pokerface CD, Ch. Mjosa La Anneau Maitre RN CD and Rock'n Roll's Rock TikTok RN CD.
Carlos looked wonderful at Westminster with handler Dan Buchwald and made the cut!
Zoe, Rock'n Roll's Mustang Sally, took second in her open fawn/cream class both days at the 2012 NYC French Bulldog club of America Specialty! Congrats to her owners Mark and Scott!
Another congrats to the owners and breeders of "Lemirs Eclectic Let Them Eat Cake" for taking winners bitch on the first day of the specialty - she is a Ripley/Honey grandaughter.
Carlos wins Best of Breed and a Group four at the Erie Convention Center on January 29, 2012!
Carlos finished up the year as the #1 French Bulldog in Pennsylvania Grand Championship points and has attained his Bronze Grand Championship level.
Erik took his first major at the Bethlehem, Pa shows - way to go Erik!!!!!
Rock'n Roll's Mustang Sally won her second major at the big West Springfield show! She's only been shown a few weekends, already has 4 and 5 point majors, and just needs one point to complete her championship. Congrats to her co-owners, Scott Field and Mark Shoenfeld!
A HUGE congratulations to Carrie Soloman and her frenchies, Rock'n Roll's Tiktok RN CD and Ch.Mjosa La Anneau Maitre RN CD - both earned their Rally Novice titles this past weekend! Carrie has worked really hard with these boys and deserves all the credit. She'll soon start Rock'n Roll's Pokerface in the obedience ring as well!
Carlos is out with handler Dan Buchwald, DVM and has garnered quite a few Best of Breeds and Group Placements. We hope to see him in the top rankings in 2012!
We had a great time at the National Specialty and drooled over the eye candy in the ring! I was delighted to see the sires of three of our girls - RiRi, Pinky and Godiva - take placements in the 9+ Veterans Classes! Their Dad's are coming up on the 14 year mark!!! Our own little Erik won 4th in his class in Sweeps, a Luthor daughter, O's n X's Diamond In The Rough of Prarie Gem, won a second place in her class at the Independent Specialty and a fourth at the National.
A goodtime was had by all, but we were glad to get home for some good Northeast cookin'!
Hurricane Irene blew good fortune our way! Carlos won Breed and a Group 3 the first day and Breed and a Group 2 on the second day with handler Dan Buchwald. Erik won Winner's Dog both days and Best of Winner's the second day, trading places with Vegas, who went Best of Winner's the first day, and Winner's Bitch both days! the show was the Mid-Susquehanna Valley KC, August 27/28/
Carlos wins Best of Breed at the Lackawanna KC show july, 29, 2011. His protege, Erik, won ReserveWinner's Dog both days.
Carlos won Best of Breed at the start of a four day cluster at the Chambersburg Area KC, but the temps and humidity were too high a trade for another chance at the brass ring, so we kept him home in the A/C for the rest of the weekend!
Carlos does it again! Best of Breed at the Conewango and Olean shows, and a group Four at Olean. It was his second day out with his new handler, Dan Buchwald, DVM, from Augusta, New Jersey. In 2011, Carlos has won Best of Breed at 8 of the 9 shows he was entered in, and now a group placement! We hope he is on his way.....
And "little brother" Erik, aka Rock'n Roll's Excaliber of D'Lite, kicked butt his first day in the ring! I was so proud of that little man! He won Winner's Dog, Best of Winner's, Best Amatuer Owner Handler and a Group Four in Amateur Owner Handler Group!
Thank You, Thank You to Andrea and Diane for this special little squirrel!
Vegas took Reserve Winner's Bitch both days at Conewango and Olean and Best Amateur Owner Handler on Sunday - she is still freaked out by being stung in the ring by a bee in New Jersey a few weeks ago!
GCh. Rock'n Roll's I Am Legend, aka Carlos, wins breed over 6 other beautiful Specials and 23 class dogs at the Plainfield KC and Monmouth County KC shows May 28/29th. On Sunday, he made the cut in group and looked fresh as a daisy in the blazing late afternoon heat!
May 15, 2001 - Carlos wins first Select Dog at the Lancaster KC show
April 15, 2011 - GCh. Rock'n Roll's I Am Legend goes Best of Breed and his half sis, Rock'n Roll's Sins City nabs Winners Bitch for her first 2 points at the Harrisburg KC Show!
Congratulations to all the winners at the NYC 2011 Specialty!!! Eclectic's Special Edition won Best In Sweeps - his grandma is Cruiser's sister and the grandparents on the other side are Ripley and Honey! Best of Opposite in Sweeps and Reserve Winner's Bitch at the Specialty was Lemir's Eclectic Let Them Eat Cake whose sire is also a Ripley/Honey son! Eclectic and Nucks Peace Through Strength took placements both days and her dam is Ripley's sister. O's n X's Shake Your Groove Thing, whose dam is a Ripley/Honey daughter and her sire is a Cruiser grandson, won second in the Bred-By Exhibitor class at the specialty, only to be beat out by her cousin, who then went Reserve Winners bitch! And, just as sassy as ever, GCh. Rock'n Roll's Naughty By Nature aka Honey, won her Veterans class at the specialty and a placement in sweeps.
Even though we didn't make it to the shows this year, Rock'n Roll breeding shined brightly in the ring! And congrats to the other grandma, Pat Powers of Mjosa Kennels in Australia who so graciously allowed us to bring Ripley and his sister to the USA.
We'd also like to congratulate our friend, Sherry Magera, on her Award of Merit win at both the Specialty and Westminster with GCh. Evergreen's Cause for Applause, owned by Cheryl Lent, Jane Flowers and Sherry Magera. WWWWoooooHoooooooooo To all the Winners!!!
December 18, 2010 - Carlos wins Best of Breed at the big Lehigh Vallet KC Show!
November 6, 2010 - Rock'n Roll Cuz' I Can, aka Pinky, wins a three point major on her first weekend out!
November 11, 2010 - GCh. Rock'n Roll's I Am Legend wins Best of Breed at the Fitchburg, MA show!
November 15, 2010 - Rock'n Roll French Bulldogs is accepted into the AKC Breeder of Merit Program
I just started this website in November 2010, so updaes are from that time forward : )