Great Lakes Region 2013-2014 Distinguished Merit

Distinguished Merit is the title given to a cat which has produced the required number of Grand Champions, Grand Premiers or Distinguished Merit Cats (5 for females and 15 for males). This award recognizes the dedication required to achieve a successful breeding program, and is coveted by those receiving it for their cats.

Congratulations to the following cats who have earned the Distinguished Merit title during the 2012-2013 show season.

  • GC, RW BIG TREE CAT SIR FERDINANDO GORGES, DM
  • DOB: 11/17/2000
  • Brown Tabby Maine Coon Male
  • Br/Ow: Josef E. Lentner

 

  • GC CATBERY TAIL'S COOKIE CRUMB, DM
  • DOB: 5/20/2008
  • Tortie Lynx Point Persian-Himalayan Female
  • Br: Lori Kerr-Carolyn Baker
  • Ow: Lori A. Kerr

 

  • CH CHANTILYLACE'S GEORGIA RAIN, DM
  • DOB: 11/4/2006
  • Dilute Calico Persian Female
  • Br: Brenda J. Owens
  • Ow: Brian Gravett-Brian Rowley

 

  • GC CLARICK'S SAY GOODNIGHT GRACIE, DM
  • DOB: 6/2/2005
  • Blue Ptch Mc Tby-White Devon Rex Female
  • Br/Ow: Celestia Wright

 

  • GC, RW DEWISPLEAR CLAIRE MAYFAIR, DM
  • DOB: 9/2/2005
  • Brown Tabby-White Maine Coon Female
  • Br/Ow: Camelle-Joel Chaney

 

  • HIGHLANDER ZENYATTA, DM
  • DOB: 10/22/2010
  • Brown Tabby Maine Coon Female
  • Br/Ow: Teresa Signore-Edwin Sweeney

 

  • GC, NW KARABEL'S HEAVENLY BLISS, DM
  • DOB: 4/8/2008
  • Cream Point Persian-Himalayan Female
  • Br/Ow: Christine Arnold

 

  • GC KATHAUSBLUS DANCING AGAIN OF TYLONA, DM
  • DOB: 8/1/2009
  • Russian Blue Female
  • Br: Lori Stephenson
  • Ow: Barbara-Tim Schreck

 

  • CH LIL LUV LYNS DIVA, DM
  • DOB: 2/25/2010
  • Blue-Eyed White Persian Female
  • Br/Ow: Pamela L. Vandermolen

 

  • GP NUDAWNZ AURORA BOREALIS, DM
  • DOB: 3/17/2008
  • Gold-Eyed White Lh American Bobtail Spay
  • Br/Ow: S. A-J. A-L. D-K. M. Friemoth

 

  • GC PENOBSCOT'S SHOW DOWN OF JOMARKAT, DM
  • DOB: 10/11/2006
  • Lilac European Burmese Female
  • Br/Ow: Ginger Gunlock-Joann McKinster

 

  • GC, GP, RW RICKOONS ROCKFORD OF MACDUFF, DM
  • DOB: 11/15/2006
  • Brown Tabby-White Maine Coon Neuter
  • Br: Derick Ruff
  • Ow: Barbara Ley-Ron Dylewski

 

  • GC RONDEELU'S HOLLIE-BYE-GOLLIE, DM
  • DOB: 8/27/2008
  • Brown Tabby-White Maine Coon Female
  • Br/Ow: Ronald Lukas-Dianne Lukas

 

  • GC, RW SHERA LEN ARIANNA, DM
  • DOB: 2/4/2009
  • Blue Point Siamese Female
  • Br/Ow: Betsy Arnold

 

  • CH SILVERBERRYS JACKIE BLUE OF NUDAWNZ, DM
  • DOB: 1/27/2009
  • Blue Tabby American SH Female
  • Br: Susan-Jim Bowers
  • Ow: Lorna Friemoth-Seth Baugh

 

  • GC SMALLCATS OMGSHESGORGOUS OF CO-STAR, DM
  • DOB: 5/22/2009
  • Gold-Eyed White Cornish Rex Female
  • Br: Rhonda Small-Ginger Mende
  • Ow: Ginger Mende-Sandra Nabeta

 

  • GC STUNNING'S AFTERNOON DELIGHT, DM
  • DOB: 2/17/2006
  • Tortoiseshell Persian Female
  • Br: Kris Vanderbeek
  • Ow: Steve-Carolyn Vogel

 

  • GC THECATHUT TALULLA, DM
  • DOB: 6/29/2007
  • Brown Tabby-White Maine Coon Female
  • Br/Ow: Odell-Geraldine Berry

 

  • TIMARI'S LITTLE CALLEE OF STEDAM, DM
  • DOB: 9/6/2000
  • Calico American SH Female
  • Br: Mary Hughes Bruesch
  • Ow: Dawn Skupin

 

  • CH TYLONA'S DIAMOND JUBILEE, DM
  • DOB: 1/4/2009
  • Russian Blue Female
  • Br/Ow: B-T. Schreck