"Q" - AKC GRAND CHAMPION UAGI URO2 NBOB GRCH RaganRat's Quintessential Q CM RN NA NAJ
2015 ARTA NATIONAL BEST OF BREED
2015 6th in TOP TEN of the TOP TEN - UKC PREMIER
2015 TOTAL DOG - UKC PREMIER
Born May 31, 2010
Breeder/Owner: Darice Ragan
Co-Owner/Handler: Harriett Browne
Q resides with Harriett in Columbus, Ohio
Primary Lens Luxation: CLEAR RAT-PLL464/5M-NOPI
Patella: RAT-PA848/16M/P-VPI PATELLA
Sire: GRCH Desert High's I Saw The Light (Bronze, retired)
Dam: GRCH Raganrat Brandy UR A Fine Girl (Brandy, retired)
Q continues to live up to his name! In 2015, as he was honored as ARTA's NATIONAL BEST OF BREED. Later, Q went on to win the TOP TEN BEST of BREED at Premier. Q made the Top Ten Finals and was honored with SIXTH place in TOP TEN of the TOP TEN. Q also was named as a TOTAL DOG from his accomplishments, not only in the conformation ring but in the performance ring as well!
Rat Terriers were accepted into AKC full status June 1, 2013. Q was the #5 Rat Terrier in the US to obtain his AKC Champion title. At such a young age "Q" has had a phenomenal show career. Q earned his UKC Champion title as a puppy the first weekend he was shown. Q won the American Rat Terrier Association’s National Specialty Champion of Champions honor his second show weekend in the ring and went on that weekend to complete his Grand Championship. At his first AKC show, Q won three Best in Miscellaneous. Q earned his UKC URO1 in Rally-Obedience and his AKC Rally Novice titles, all with placements, as well as 3 UKC Total Dog awards for 2011. Q ranked nationally as the # 3 UKC Top Ten Rat Terrier having won 44 Best of Breed honors. Q was also honored with multiple Best in Multi-Breed Show wins and Reserve Best in Multi-Breed Show wins. Q won the AKC EUKANUBA Best of Breed the first year Rat Terriers were invited to compete. Thank you to the Honorable UKC Judges and AKC Judges who see what we see in this quintessential Rat Terrier !!!
"Type, Structure, Movement, Solid Rattitude …and sooo much More"