In 2010 the AKC established this elite status for Breeders of all pure-bred dogs who meet and maintain the following requirements.
After many trips to area Fun Matchs, Dot entered the Golden Retriever Confirmation ring in September 1995. Against a small entry at the Piedmont Kennel Club in Charlotte, Dot took Winners and naturally fell in love with showing.
Must have earned AKC Confirmation, Performance or Companion event titles on a minimum of 4 dogs from litters bred.
Dot is a member in good standing with the Golden Retriever Club of America (GRCA)
For the Goldens, Dot maintains clearances for Eyes, Heart, Hips and Elbows.
Claridge demonstrates that 100% of puppies produced are individually AKC registered