The Kentucky Derby Litter

9 pups, 5 males and 4 females, born June 16, 2004

Co-breeder: Dana Morris

Gaylan’s Kentucky Derby Litter

Skye” started out with Dana and Kevin Morris, her co-breeders but now lives with Charlie and Lauran Mancuso.


Pilot” moved to New Jersey to do agility, obedience and more with Stephanie Schmitter. Photo courtesy Karen Hocker Photography


Khay” moved to Baton Rouge, LA with the Runnel’s family. She continues to play in agility, obedience and tracking.

Ryder” moved to New York City with Nancy and the rest of the Novograd family. She is working hard in obedience and aspiring to be a star someday.

Romeo” moved to Virginia with Joanna Stover. He is getting started in agility and obedience.

“Woody” is off to Virginia to become Jim Van Ness’s hunting companion and buddy to Jennifer and the boys.


Striker” headed off to Indiana to join the Franczyk family, along with Beacon and Spens-sir. He’ll be doing all kinds of activities–obedience, field work and more.

Daisy” joined the Painter family in New Jersey.

Komet” joined Erwin and Caroline Jones, and Danka to be a family companion.