Multiple Group Placing

BISS GCHS CH Seneca's Knight in Shining Armor CGC, HCT-s


Presented by: Ashley Schaffter

Health Clearances

CHIC #102143

DNA # V747707

SMH-EYE16/68M-VPI Eyes 2013, '14, '15, '16, '18 CLEAR

SMH-CA264/15M/P-PI-ECHO Cardiac NORMAL - practitioner,  ECHO

SMH-2342G24M-VPI Hips GOOD

SMH-SH932M21-VPI Shoulders NORMAL




11-28-2016  2 boys, 2 girls.

Dam: CH Alpinez Silver Eminence Dear Prudence CGC, owned by Lori and Jeff Haley, Austin, TX





Date of Birth: November 4, 2012

Dam:BISS GCHG Seneca's Collective Soul CGC NDD THDA  "Shine"

Sire: BISS CH Snowy Mtn's Top Gun ROM "Gunner"

Height at shoulder: 28.5"

Current weight: 138 lbs

Co-breeder: Janelle Kaiser, Seneca GSMD

AVAILABLE STUD DOG TO APPROVED BITCHES (fresh and frozen available; latest semen evaluation available)



  • August 18-20 Muncie, IN 3 days of showing in August ... 3 Best of Breed wins!!

  • July - Not shown

  • June

    • 30th Best of Breed for a 5 point GCH major in Lima, OH!

    • 17th Best of Breed for a 5 point GCH major in Troy, OH!  Thank you Judge Cindy Meyer.

    • 2-3rd Back-to-back Best of Breed wins in Toledo, OH! Thank you Judges Evie Sullivan and Bill Sahloff.

  • April

    • 28-29th Back to back Best of Breed wins in Eaton, OH! Group 4 on Saturday, April 28!

    • 23-24th Back to back Best of Breed wins in Terre Haute, IN! Thank you Judges Mr. and Mrs. Sosa!

    • 8-9th 2 out 2 Best of Breed wins in Dekalb, IL!!

    • 1st Best of Breed, Manitowoc, WI​. Thank you Judge Jon Cole!

  • March

    • 30th Best of Breed, Manitowoc, WI. Thank you Judge Amburgey!

    • 11-12th Best of Breed both days, Auburn, IN!​

  • February

    • #5 Ranked GSMD in the Nation with just 10 days of showing!

    • 18-19th West Friendship, MD. Back-to-back Best of Breed wins!! Thank you Judges Robin and Cindy Stansell!

    • 9-12th Indianapolis, IN BOB Thursday; SD Friday, Saturday and BOS Sunday in a nice line up!

  • January

    • 28-29 Lake St. Louis, MO, SD and BOB

    • 21-22: Back to back Best of Breed wins


  • Castle finished 2016 as #5 GSMD in the Nation with fairly limited showing!

  • December

    • 19th Award of Merit, AKC National Championships, Orlando, FL 

    • 4th and 10th NICE Best of Breed wins in Belleville, IL (Judge Stenmark) and Rosemont, IL (Judge Donna Buxton)

  • November 20 Best of Breed Columbus, OH (Judge John Ramirez)

  • October 15-16 Back-to-back Best of Breed wins Urbana, OH (Judges Bolus and Gaeta)

  • September

    • 3rd-4th 2 Back to back BOB wins in Georgetown, IL; EARNED SILVER Grand Champion title!​

  • July-August - Limited showing - 4 BOB wins

  • June

    • 18 BEST IN SPECIALTY SHOW ! Grayslake, IL Thank you Judge Haefner! 

  • May

    • 27-29 3 Best of Breed wins in Hamilton, OH!! Thank you Judges Thielen, Capstick and Cindy Meyer!

    • 21 Best of Breed and Group 4 under Judge Ken Buxton!!​

  • April

    • 13 Best of Breed, Perry, GA

    • 2 Best of Breed, Manitowoc, WI​

  • March

    • 17 Best of Breed, York, PA

    • 10-13 Best of Breed 3 out of 4 days in Kansas City, MO!!

  • February

    • Castle earns his BRONZE GCH!!

    • 12-14 3 Best of Breed wins, and SD in Indianapolis, IN!!

    • 4th   Best of Breed in Atlanta, GA!

  • January

    • 23-24 SD and Best of Breed in Novi, MI!

    • 13-17 3 Best of Breed wins and 2 Selects in Fredericksburg, VA!!!

    • 8-10 3 for 3 Best of Breed wins in Tallmadge, OH!



  • December

    • Dec. 12th Select Dog at MAGS GSMD Specialty under Judge Houston Clark in large, nice line up!!

    • Dec. 11th in Allentown, PA Select Dog 

    • 3-6 Cleveland, OH Castle goes BOS 3 days to his mother Shine, and SD one day

  • As of June 2015, with only 4 days of showing in all of 2015, Castle was ranked #17 GSMD!

  • June 14 BEST OF BREED over 15 specials, including 7 of Top 10 Swissies in the Nation under Judge Holloway!

  • June 13 Award of Merit at Lakeshore Independent Specialty I under Judge Lee Whittier!

  • May, Castle earns his AHBA Herding Capability Tested title in Portage, WI!


2014: As of August 2014 Castle is taking a break from conformation to grow up!

  • Finished 2014 ranked #16 GSMD All Breed and #29 Breed with very limited showing! And, he just turned 2!

  • August:: BOB 4 of 4 days River Valley Cluster

  • July:

    • Select Dog (7/26), BOB (7/27) Dan Emmett Kennel Club

    • Select Dog Hoosier Tire Cluster South Bend, IN earning Grand Champion title at 19 months!

  • June:

    • BOB at Lake Shore Kennel Club show Crown Point, IN

    • Select Dog Little Fort Kennel Club Show Grayslake, IL for 5 GCH points

    • TWO Working Group 4 placements at 18 months! M&M Cluster, Midland, MI.  

  • March

    • Select Dog at Evansville Kennel Club Show for 5 GCH pts.

    • Select Dog at Louisville Kennel Club Show for 5 GCH pts

  • February

    • WD/BOW at Indy Classic for his 4th major & AKC Championship at 15 months!

  • January

    •  5 pt major! WD/BOW/BOB at Grayslake Show from 12-18 month class going over specials


  • September

    • Reserve Winners Dog at 2013 GSMDCA National Specialty for a 3pt major at 10 months of age

    • Winners Dog at 2013 GSMDCA Independent Specialty for a 5pt major at 10 months!

    • Best puppy at 2013 GSMDCA National and Independent Specialties  

  • June

    • Earns CGC at 7 months 

Etta & Elwood (Castle x Pru kids) @ 4 months

Castle and Ashley make quite the team!! Celebrating his #5 Breed finish in 2016 at the Top 20 Event, 2017 GSMDCA National Specialty

Castle Group 4, Eaton, Ohio April 28th, 2017

6/21/2018  5 boys, 5 girls.

Dam: GCH Landhof Carona of Brush Creek "Jessie", owned by Eric Showalter and Debbie White, Spencer, IN




Titled Offspring:

CH Austinite Alpinez Sweet Soul Man Elwood Blues CGC