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By Dallas Smith
For The Sentinel 

Local 4-H leader earns top marks at Nationals



Top Dog: Shyla Newton and Garbo won both Best of Breed and Best Bred By in Breed/Variety at the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship in Orlando, Fla. Newton has been teaching showmanship to Goldendale 4-H members for the last three years.

On Dec. 14 and 15, the AKC/Eukanuba National Championship took place in Orlando, Fla. Now Florida may be on the opposite side of the country, but some local faces graced the showroom on those days. Shyla Newton and her husband Richard attended and participated in the show. Shyla showed the dogs while Richard groomed them and made them look show ready.

Shyla's dog GCH (Grand Champion) CH (Champion) Shyladawn's Timeless Beauty (commonly known as Garbo) won both Best of Breed and Best Bred By in Breed/Variety. The Best Bred By in Breed/Variety is an award that is given to those who both breed and show the animals. This is a huge accomplishment because Garbo is a female and it's uncommon for...

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