Great Lakes Region 2011-2012 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 2011-2012 show season.

  • GC ALEXY'S T L TANGO OF THAIFONG, DM
  • DOB: 5/26/2007
  • Blue Point Siamese Male
  • Br: Dianne-Bruce Alexy
  • Ow: D-B. Alexy-V. Wheeldon
  • Sponsored by Valerie Smith

 

  • CH BAYOU MOON SUGAR TOO OF MEOW MY, DM
  • DOB: 6/21/2006
  • Brown Mackerel Tabby Persian Female
  • Br: Tom-Judy Binion
  • Ow: Zayda Stephens
  • Sponsored by Judy & Tom Binion

 

  • GC, BW, NW DEWISPLEAR PIERCE MAYFAIR, DM
  • DOB: 9/2/2005
  • Brown Mackerel Tabby Maine Coon Male
  • Br: Camelle-Joel Chaney
  • Ow: Joel-Camelle Chaney
  • Sponsored by Teresa & Edwin Sweeney

 

  • JUBILEUM LUNITIC, DM
  • DOB: 7/2/2005
  • Blue Ptchd Tabby-White Persian Female
  • Br: Jerry Hamza
  • Ow: Lisa Smith-Jerry Hamza
  • Sponsored by Camelle & Joel Chaney

 

  • GC KARABEL'S MISS SCARLETT OF PEPPURRZ, DM
  • DOB: 6/4/2006
  • Red Tabby Persian Female
  • Br: Christine Arnold
  • Ow: Marg Peppler
  • Sponsored by Christine Arnold

 

  • GC KENIAKATS MISTY MOONLIGHT, DM
  • DOB: 3/25/2004
  • Gold-Eyed White Devon Rex Female
  • Br: Patty Molner-Sandy Kinsey
  • Ow: Sandy Kinsey
  • Sponsored by Rosina & Jim McGlynn

 

  • GC KINROSS AMAZON.COM, DM
  • DOB: 10/21/2005
  • Blue Silver Mc Tby-Wh Scottish Fold Female
  • Br: Bruce-Ev Russell
  • Ow: Bruce-Ev Russell
  • Sponsored by Katherine Bock & Will Warton

 

  • KINROSS GOOD GOLLY MISS MOLLY, DM
  • DOB: 2/20/2009
  • Black-White Lh S/E Scottish Fold Female
  • Br: Bruce-Ev Russell
  • Ow: Bruce-Ev Russell
  • Sponsored by Mariane Toth

 

  • CH KWILL'S JUNIPER SCHNAPPS, DM
  • DOB: 8/3/2003
  • Brown Ptch Mc Tby-Wh Norw. Forest Cat Female
  • Br: K. Bock-W. Wharton-P. Kopf
  • Ow: Katherine Bock-Will Wharton
  • Sponsored by Betsy Arnold

 

  • GC LOVINLACES FIFI FONDUE, DM
  • DOB: 3/28/2008
  • Seal Point Birman Female
  • Br: Carolyn Tippi-Young Parmerter
  • Ow: Carolyn Tippi Young Parmerter
  • Sponsored by Betsy Arnold

 

  • CH MEOW MY LOLLYPOP, DM
  • DOB: 7/24/2008
  • Brown Tabby Persian Female
  • Br: Zayda Stephens
  • Ow: Zayda Stephens
  • Sponsored by Congratulations from Bob Ruigh

 

  • GC, GP, BW NUDAWNZ HUNTRESS, DM
  • DOB: 4/30/2005
  • Seal Lynx Point Sh American Bobtail Spay
  • Br: Lorna Friemoth-Natalie Geiger
  • Ow: S-J-K. Friemoth-Judy Swartwood
  • Sponsored by Bob & Doreen Mathas

 

  • GC, RW PURRTY KATZ ALL JACKED UP, DM
  • DOB: 8/25/2005
  • Red Mac Tabby-White Persian Male
  • Br: Brian Gravett
  • Ow: Carolyn-Stephen Vogel
  • Sponsored by Congratulations Brian Gravett & Caroline & Steve Vogel

 

  • GC, RW RAMPAGEOUS FOREVER BLUE, DM
  • DOB: 11/25/1999
  • Blue Somali Male
  • Br: Marianne C. Harris
  • Ow: Marianne C. Harris
  • Sponsored by Another first, way to go Marianne, love Lisa Widenhoffer & Sharon Powell

 

  • SHERA LEN PROPEL, DM
  • DOB: 4/17/2003
  • Red Abyssinian Female
  • Br: Betsy Arnold
  • Ow: Betsy Arnold
  • Sponsored by Tippi Parmerter

 

  • GC STORMYTOWN KELLY OF MCKITTYCREEK, DM
  • DOB: 7/23/2005
  • Calico Maine Coon Female
  • Br: Steve-Sandie Brock
  • Ow: Sue-Bill Storten
  • Sponsored by Rachel Anger

 

  • GC SUAVERE TRUE COLORS, DM
  • DOB: 1/2/2006
  • Brown Ptch Tabby-White Persian Female
  • Br: Carolyn-Stephen Vogel
  • Ow: Carolyn-Stephen Vogel
  • Sponsored by Eve Russell

 

  • GC SUFUREN FANCY FINALE OF CARTYCAT, DM
  • DOB: 5/22/2004
  • Brown Tabby American SH Female
  • Br: K. West-P. Quattlebaum-S. Sutphin
  • Ow: Alice Carty
  • Sponsored by Rosina & Jim McGlynn

 

  • GC THAI-YVES SERENADE OF MEOW MY, DM
  • DOB: 10/8/2006
  • Black Persian Female
  • Br: Chris Simpson-Jean-Yves Tardif
  • Ow: Zayda Stephens
  • Sponsored by Congratulations from Bob Ruigh

 

  • GC, RW THAIFONG RAISA OF AYUTHAYA, DM
  • DOB: 1/17/2007
  • Lilac Point Siamese Female
  • Br: Virginia Wheeldon
  • Ow: V. Wheeldon-S. Perkins
  • Sponsored by Julia Zwemke

 

  • CH THECATHUT PATTIPAWS, DM
  • DOB: 6/20/2006
  • Brown Ptch Tabby-White Maine Coon Female
  • Br: Odell-Geraldine Berry
  • Ow: Odell-Geraldine Berry
  • Sponsored by Martha & Norm Auspitz

 

  • GC, BW, NW TICKETYBOO WISPA, DM
  • DOB: 6/25/2007
  • Black-White Japanese Bobtail Female
  • Br: Rosina-Jim McGlynn
  • Ow: Rosina-Jim McGlynn
  • Sponsored by Loretta & Tom Baugh