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We've had several beautiful chocolate rat terriers in our breeding program here at Spring High. Here they are, all grouped in one album. 1. BORN FEB. 3, 2003 - MOLLY - UKC CH Spring High's RPK Sweet Treat - chocolate tri female 2. BORN NOV. 24, 2003 - DRUM - Spring High's HRT Drumbeat - chocolate tri male 3. BORN OCT. 11, 2004 - FUDGE - UKC CH Spring High's Forever Fudge - chocolate tri male 4. BORN FEB. 12, 2006 - TWIST - UKC CH Spring High's Cinnamon Twist - chocolate sable female 5. BORN NOV. 11, 2006 - SPUDS - UKC CH Spring High's Fudge Treat - chocolate tri male 6. BORN MAY 18, 2008 - GYPSY - 'PR'Spring High's Fortune Teller - chocolate sable female 7. BORN JULY 7, 2011 - DAWN - Spring High Festa's Delta Dawn - chocolate sable female 8. BORN NOV. 23, 2012 - SONNY - Spring High Sonny's BBQ - chocolate and white male 9. BORN APRIL 21, 2014 - MONTY - Spring High's Montgomery - chocolate tri male 10. BORN AUG. 19, 2015 - MR. PIBB - Spring High's Soda Pop Kid - chocolate tri male 11. BORN FEB. 26, 2017 - DASH - Spring High's Presidential - chocolate & white male 12. BORN SEPT. 10, 2017 - JUNIOR - Spring High's Jolly Rancher - chocolate sable male
Date(s): Updated January 24, 2018. Album by Bruce Strand. Photos by Bruce & Ralph. 1 - 77 of 77 Total. 5262 Visits.
1 1. *MOLLY* CH Spring High's RPK Sweet Treat chocolate/white/tan buttonfold ears, docked tail born: Feb. 3, 2003 weight: 21 lbs Molly is a retired UKC Champion.
CH Spring High's RPK Sweet Treat Sire: CH RPK's Fire Cracker Dam: CH RPK's K2 Running Brook
Molly joined us in the spring of 2003 from Shelly Heist, Rat Pack Kennels in Alabama. She produced wonderful puppies with Boo-Boo, Benny, Fudge and Sarge. She was retired in 2009. "Beautiful girl." View Comments...
3 Molly looking for the next home cooked meal with her favorite ... steamed carrots. I tell Sue our dogs eat better than we do!
4 ~THE POTATOES LITTER, 2006~
This little group of chocolate, white and tan puppies was named with a potato theme in mind. Here they are, at four weeks old.
Left to right: Bliss (F), Spuds (M), Sweetie (F), Tater (M) and Curley (M).
Their sire is UKC CH Spring High's Forever Fudge (Fudge) and their dam is CH Spring High's RPK Sweet Treat (Molly).
5 This is beautiful little Spring High's Sweetie, from the "Potatoes" litter, at 2 weeks old (as in, sweet potato). Her sire is UKC CH Spring High's Forever Fudge. Her dam is UKC CH Spring High's RPK Sweet Treat (Molly).
6 Cindy & Rosie 2010
Rosie is "Sweetie" from the Potatoes Litter, all grown up. Rosie rules the roost in New Port Richie, FL with Cindy, Bob and Sam.
7 TATER (from the Potatoes Litter) now PINTO Jan. 25, 2007, 10.5 weeks old Lives in Santo Domingo, the Dominican Republic.
8 BLONDIE Date: Aug. 8, 2007 Age: 7 weeks old
"Ummmmm....Daddy wears Old Spice!" She is a Molly/Sarge puppy.
9 Photo: Spring High's Solid Gold (Goldie) with her sire, Sarge. Molly is her dam.
10 ***CAN YOU HEAR ME NOW???*** The Soapsuds Litter/Molly X Fudge Thursday, March 6, 2008 and here they are, almost 5 weeks old. Back row, partially hidden, Shout. Center row of four, left to right - Ajax, Cheer, big mouth Moe and Solo. Front row, Fab and Bold, whose head is not visible.
11 Photo: Spring High's Bold (a Molly/Fudge pup)
12 Molly's Lastborn Puppy From Her Last Litter Of One
UNO - female - singleton
Date of Birth: Feb. 19, 2009 Date of photo: March 19, 2009 Age: 4 weeks old Weight: 1 lb 3 ounces
HAPPY ST. PATRICK'S DAY 2009
13 UNO & MOLLY walking the horse trail March 30, 2009
14 2. DRUM - 2003
Spring High's HRT Drumbeat DOB: Nov. 24, 2003 Sire: GRCH St. Francis' Banjo On My Knee Dam: CH Hightower's Jasmine
Drum came to us from Janet and Corky Hightower, Hightower Rat Terriers, in Texas. He is a liver chocolate and white with tan points.
15 DRUM Drum is a small tyke of a rattie and matured to 8 lbs (toy variety). He was to be the hub of our breeding program for the under-10 lbs ratties but things didn't work out that way. "He reminds me of a smaller Buster We..." View Comments...
16 DRUM Drum was placed with another rat terrier breeder in Okeechobee, FL and has continued to sire gorgeous pups.
17 Double Chocolate...Molly & Drum
Drum is the sire of our CH Spring High's Forever Fudge (Fudge).
18 3. FUDGE 2004
CH Spring High's Forever Fudge Date of Birth: October 11, 2004 Sire: Spring High's HRT Drumbeat (Drum) Dam: Spring High's MRT Minnie Pearl (Munchie)
Fudgie was a doll boy from day one. He is still a "momma's boy"
19 FUDGIE THE WHALE! This liver chocolate tri pup is our own home-bred, CH Spring High's Forever Fudge, aka Fudge. Here he is at three weeks old. His sire is: Spring High's HRT Drumbeat (Drum). His dam is: Spring High's MRT Minnie Pearl (Munchie).
20 Fudge is showing nice maturity for a 9 month old.
What a handsome little guy!
22 4. TWIST 2006
Spring High's Cinnamon Twist Date of Birth: Feb. 12, 2006 Sire: CH Spring High's Forever Fudge (Fudge) Dam: CH Spring High's WRT Skylark (Lark)
Twist..1 week old...Feb. 19th Weight: 14.7 oz
23 Twist...5 weeks old...March 19th Weight: 2 lbs 15 oz
24 Twist, seven weeks old.
Look at those flying ears! This is Spring High's Cinnamon Twist, and she is from the Jackson & Perkins roses litter. Twist is chocolate sable & white. Her nose is chocolate-colored.
25 Twist...8 weeks old...April 9th Weight: 4 lbs 8 oz
26 TWIST - August 13, 2010 - Day 43 Second Litter - daddy was Boo
Twist's puppy tummy is obviously showing. We will begin closely monitoring her starting on Day 58 of her pregnancy. Day 58 would be in 15 more days, on Saturday August 28th. We're very excited!
This Twist/Boo litter produced tan sables and black tri puppies (but NO chocolate puppies) because Boo is not chocolate nor does it carry it.
27 TWIST Carrying Her First Litter Pups were born on May 18, 2008. Sire of her pups: CH Spring High's Fudge Treat (Spuds) A photo of Spuds appears at the end of this album.
28 TWIST CH Spring High's Cinnamon Twist Carrying Her First Litter - 2008 Sire: CH Spring High's Forever Fudge (Fudge) Dam: CH Spring High's WRT Skylark (Lark) chocolate sable & white erect ears, docked tail 12 lbs Breeder: Susan Cooney, Florida
29 Twist's Littermate "Rusty"
Here's Rusty, all grown up. He lives with proud momma Linda and proud poppa Mark in Ocala, FL.
30 Handsome Rusty
This rattie boy doesn't look like his sire (Fudge) nor his dam (Lark) but he strongly resembles grandpa Drum, Fudge's sire.
31 5. *SPUDS* from the Potatoes Litter CH Spring High's Fudge Treat Sire: CH Spring High's Forever Fudge (Fudge) Dam: CH Spring High's RPK Sweet Treat (Molly) Born: Nov. 11, 2006 Spuds was the sire of Twist's First Litter: Dash, Nugget, Gypsy and Billy chocolate/white/tan buttonfold ears, docked tail weight: 12 lbs Breeder: Susan Cooney, Florida
Date: June 15, 2008 Age: 4 weeks old
Dash is a vivid chocolate sable & white pup with a beautiful face. "How cute!" View Comments...
33 FROM 2008 LITTER 'PR'Spring High's Dash For Cash "DASH" in 2010
Here's a recent photo of Dash, now 2 years old, and all grown up. She sure does resemble her momma! Dash is now named Little Omie. She lives in Tallahassee, FL. Little Omie has very carefully trained her parents, Marilyn and Martin, to perfection.
34 TIGER GOES HOME November 2, 2010
Marilyn holds Omie ('PR'Spring High's Dash For Cash) who is a Twist X Spuds daughter from 2008. Martin holds Tiger, a Twist X Boo puppy from 2010 still for a second or two and Sue holds momma Twist for a family reunion photo.
35 HOLD THAT TIGER! November 2, 2010
36 6. GYPSY
Date: June 22, 2008 Age: 5 weeks old
Gypsy is a beautiful chocolate sable & white girl with a sweetheart face.
37 GYPSY - June 8, 2013
'PR'Spring High's Fortune Teller Gypsy was sold as a puppy to a family in Phoenix, AZ. Circumstances changed for them and they asked to return her to us. Gypsy is a Twist X Spuds daughter.
38 Photo: "PR"Spring High's Gold Rush (Nugget). She is a Twist/Spuds baby.
39 7. DELTA DAWN Dec. 22, 1011
This pretty little strawberry blonde-colored chocolate sable & white toy rat terrier is tearing it up on the front lawn. "She is adorable and looks like she i..." View Comments...
40 DAWN Dec. 22, 2011
She is a small but sturdy package with a wonderful temperament and as smart as she is cute.
41 BILLY & DAWN Dec. 22, 2011
Here she is, a tiny mosquito next to our border collie, Billy.
42 Chocolate & White Puppies
Mitch Meerkat (top) and Rose Meerkat (bottom) Date: Dec. 14, 2006
43 HANK, a Lark/Surf City baby from the Country Singers litter
Date: Dec. 8, 2007 Age: 5 weeks old
Hank is a very light chocolate sable & white boy. "I love your pics!" View Comments...
44 YOU MAKE ME FEEL LIKE DANCIN'! This chocolate tri male pup is Spring High's Pal Joey from the Broadway Hits litter at 10 weeks old. His sire is UKC GRCH Windys Blackjack @ Spring High (Jack) and his dam is Spring High's WRT Belle Elegant (Raven).
51 Sonny Spring High Sonny's BBQ Registered UKCI #189-3279 TYPE A LONG LEGS rat terrier Born 11-23-2012
52 Sonny chocolate and white piebald pattern = spotted erect ears, docked tail 10.2 lbs
53 Sonny vet checked cardiac NORMAL vet checked patellas NORMAL PLL status: Clear By Parentage Sire: Spring High Quicon's Jordie Dam: Spring High's Color Me Smart
54 9. MONTY
Pup #1 - MALE - Montgomery April 22, 2014 - 1 day old 5.6 ounces
Monty's dam is Shelby ('PR"Jackpot's Persuasion In Blue) and his sire is Sil (Spring High's Silverado). Through Silverado, his pedigree traces back to Molly (#1 chocolate tri female in this album).
55 Spring High's Montgomery, AL is from our SWEET HOME ALABAMA litter.
chocolate/white/tan patchy blanket back pattern white blaze and muzzle UPDATE - 4/25 - 4 days old 7.7 ounces
56 Montgomery nose color - chocolate eye color - hazel April 28, 2014 - 1 week old 10.1 ounces
57 Montgomery May 12, 2014 - 3 weeks old 1 lb 6 ounces
58 Montgomery May 19, 2014 - 4 weeks old 1 lb 14 ounces
59 Montgomery May 27, 2014 - 36 days old
60 Montgomery June 2, 2014 - 6 weeks old 2 lbs 14 ounces "oh my gosh Sue he is so cute!" View Comments...
61 Montgomery June 10, 2014 - 50 days old
62 10. MR. PIBB Spring High's Soda Pop Kid (Mr. Pibb) is sired by Montgomery and his dam is Oreo.
Mr. Pibb Oct. 14, 2015 8 weeks old 3 lbs 15 ounces "FUN SIZE" "You are looking too cute! Ears up, I..." "The ears are up! The ears are up! Ha..." "I'm ready to fly before anyone else...." View Comments...
63 Mr. Pibb Sept. 30, 2015 6 weeks old 2 lbs 11 ounces "Just like pappa with those ears! Sue..." View Comments...
64 Mr. Pibb Sept. 16, 2015 4 weeks old 1 lb 10 ounces