Nordic Winner 2013 & Helsinki Winner 2013!

Simply Grand Schumann
Simply Grand Schumann, Nordic Winner 2013
Simply Grand Schumann, Helsinki Winner 2013
Congrats to Jenni, Heidi, & Schumann!

Simply Grand Schumann
Finnish Champion, Swedish Champion
World Junior Winner-11
European Junior Winner-11
Swedish Winner-11
Finnish Junior Winner-11
Helsinki Winner-13
Nordic Winner-13

Happy Holidays!

Simply Grand Valentino "Bo"

Bo lives in Pleasanton, CA. He is the brother of Simply Grand Hocus Pocus "Bosco".

VetGen test results

Simply Grand Maestro, 10 months.
Hooray, we just received the CMR2, Neonatal Ataxia, & vWD DNA test results
for Maestro, & he is CLEAR for all. He's well on his way to becoming our official "stud muffin"!

Sulo & Schumann

Sulo (left) & Schumann (right) with Heidi & Jenni . . . . best friends sharing the podium!

Too CUTE!!!!!!

Simply Grand Bocelli, 4 weeks

How sweet is this!

Simply Grand Domingo, 4 weeks

Simply Grand Schumann, Finnish Champion

Schumann received Best of Breed & the CACIB this past weekend, earning his Finnish Championship.  He also made the "top 6" cut in the Group 9 judging! Congrats to Schumann, Jenni, & Heidi for a job well done!

Giannetti Design

Simply Grand Frasier in the foreground!

Simply Grand Louie

Louie's new mom Lenna took this photo at the Westin Hotel, Phoenix,
the day before their travel home to Toronto. 
Lenna & her husband Jack were on their honeymoon! Louie looks like the Best Man!

Quincy enjoying some sun!

Simply Grand Quincy, 9 months

Pavarotti & Domingo

Simply Grand Pavarotti, 7 days
Simply Grand Domingo, 7 days

Simply Grand Bocelli

Bocelli, 6 days old
Pics of Bocelli's 2 singing siblings (Pavarotti & Domingo) coming soon!

Simply Grand!

Louie at play!

Click on the link below!

Louie's new life in Toronto seems to be agreeing with him!

Louie travels to Toronto

Lenna & Louie

Saying goodbye (& see you again soon!) to puppies!

Tina & Sonata saying goodbye, from my front yard.

Congrats to Jenni & Kerttu!

Semper Amigo Simpel de Cotton "Kerttu", Best of Breed, Finnish Specialty Winner 2013.
In 2011 Simply Grand Schumann received this title, and now his daughter Kerttu takes home the trophy! 
Congrats to Jenni, Kerttu, & Schumann!

Happy Birthday Uno!

Simply Grand One Man Band "Uno", now 4 years old!
Uno lives in Finland, & he is the proud son of Ricci x Misha.

Simply Grand Belladina "Dina"

Beau Geste "BoBo"

Simply Grand Quincy, learning some tricks for treats!

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Quincy, from Tami's XMAS Carolers' litter, born Dec. 24, 2012.

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Video - Simply Grand Quincy

Simply Grand Quincy (& pals!)

Simply Grand Quincy, from Tami x Solo's XMAS Carolers' litter!

Nova Maddie

Nova Maddy is the daughter of Simply Grand Melody of Love. Melody is the littermate sister of Harmony & Rhythm! Nova Maddy & Harmony live here in Arizona, & Rhythm lives in Southern California!

Chateau du Sureau

Randy & Anne took this gorgeous photo during their most recent stay at the Chateau du Sureau. Their beautful Coton de Tulear, Simply Grand "Chateau", always enjoys accompanying them during their travels. Chateau & Sophie (the Chateau's resident Coton ambassador) are great pals!

Simply Grand Rocket Man "Tonto" at the beach!

Tonto is from Maddie x Misha!
Tonto is the July "Cover Boy" for the ACC 2013 Coton Calendar

Belladina & her Daughter

Simply Grand Belladina

Simply Grand KiKi
Dina's daughter, 12 weeks. Her litter nickname is Kiki but it is still undecided what her official registered name will be. She is a full sister to Ebony Eyes (now 2 years old), however, the color on her ears will fade to silver, just like her mom's, whereas Ebony's ears will remain black. Dina is newly retired, & is delighted to have 2 of her beautiful daughters staying here permanently at Simply Grand.

Simply Grand Leonardo

Simply Grand Leonardo "Leo"
Leo is from Clair x BoBo & will turn 7 years old in March 2014.
I am so proud of his owner's accomplishments with Leo! Thank you, Anni!
Here are some of his Championship Titles:
German Youth - VDH
German Youth - CTV
Vice-World Junior Winner 2008
Swedish Winner 2009
Austrian Champion
German Champion VDH
German Champion CTV
Champion International de Beauté
Champion Suisse de Beauté
Champion de Luxembourg de Beauté
Danish Champion 

Simply Grand Jive

Simply Grand Jive, from Dina x Cosmo, will celebrate his 4th birthday in July!

Dining out, Ukulele gets some hugs!

Simply Grand Ukulele

Simply Grand Schumann, training for the upcoming shows!

Simply Grand Schumann, almost 3 years

Thank you,  Heidi, for this wonderful photo!

Simply Grand Maestro

Simply Grand Maestro, former XMAS Caroler!
What an adorable "stud muffin", & he knows it!
Since BoBo, Solo, & Misha are now retired, Maestro is our new "hope" for the future. 
He was born on XMAS Eve 2012, from Tami x Solo.

Happy Mother's Day!

My "human" daughter, Rebecca!
Happy Mother's Day to all of the moms, both human & furry!

Oliver & his tricks!

Click on the link below to see Simply Grand Oliver "Ollie", showing off a few of his many talents!


BoBo, now 11 years old, has sired so many gorgeous pups, including Calli, Maddie, Lollipop Miss America, Solo, Leonardo, Bosco, Xander, & Charlie Brown! We are so proud of BoBo. He's the best looking "old man" in the house! He's a Multi-Champion, too!

Cha-Cha is in training!

Check out Simply Grand Cha-Cha, as she trains for the upcoming show season! Cha-Cha lives in Moscow with her mom Daria & her cute Biewer pals! Cha-Cha is from parents Ricci x Solo.

Click below!

Simply Grand KoKo

KoKo, 5 weeks

Simply Grand Brinkley, The Dogs of Central Park

Harmony's puppy Brinkley is featured in this lovely book.  I recommend the book for your coffee table, it is of excellent quality, and definitely a labor of love by the author Fran Reisner. Click on the link below to learn more! The book is available through

Simply Grand Brinkley, from parents Harmony x Bosco!

Happy Birthday Dina, Tessa & Lily!

Dina, Tessa, & Lily, from Calli x Matteo's "Dreamgirls" litter, 
are celebrating their 6th birthday today (4/25/2013).
Here they are at 7 weeks of age!

KiKi & Tiki

Simply Grand Kiki 

Simply Grand Tiki