Litters are expected this year and pregnancies confirmed. Check out the litter sections to reserve you place on a puppy list.
Leos by the Sea moves big time into performance sports. Check out the link for CH Leos by the Sea Henry's facebook page to see the most multi talented leonberger in the country. Faith gets her Novice Draft Dog title. Thorben starts Tracking Dog and carting and is doing great.
Bronze level Grand Champion Leos by the Sea the Quite Man "Cabo". Cabo takes Select dog at Westminster 2016. My Spanish imported girl Dijon, wins her championship in May of 2016.
In 2015 and 2016, so many great show news. Leos by the Sea has many new grand champions and champions over the past few years. New grand champions include Leos by the Sea Lollapalooza, Leos by the Sea the Quiet Man. New champions include Leos by the Sea Booyah, Leos by the Sea Henry and Serenity's the Storm Surge. More to come.
A quiet summer at Leos by the Sea - we have been taking care of Lucifer & Lorna's beautiful litter of 10 puppies!
Opal receives her championship at the Vacationland shows in Saco, Maine and Margo becomes a new Grand Champion.
Lucifer finishes the 2012 year as the Number 2 Leonberger in the US and a Bronze Grand Champion.
Nando and Margo get their championship titles at the Cape Cod Kennel Club shows.
April 14 & 15, 2012 - Warwick, Rhode Island
Lucifer takes Best of Breed both days and receives a Group 2 from Judge Roger Hartinger on Saturday. Phoebe takes Best of Opposite sex both days, and Cabo (Leos by the Sea the Quiet Man), at his first show, takes Best of Winners for his first 2 points.
April 07, 2012 - West Springfield, MA
GCH Leos By The Sea Gaius "Gus" goes Best of Breed for another Grand Champion major and his daughter CH Leos by the Sea Nova takes Best of Opposite Sex for a major towards her Grand Championship.
Serena is pregnant with puppies due May 2012! GCH Leos by the Sea Serendipity "Phoebe" has been bred to CKC CH Weiland vom Ossmannstedter Grund "Nando" for puppies due in late June 2012. Contact us for more information.
Lucifer finishes his Grand Championship. Lollapalooza finishes his championship.
March 03 & 04, 2012 - Working Dog Specialties - West Springfield, MA
Lucifer takes an Award of Merit and Select on Saturday and takes the Breed on Sunday. Leos by the Sea Nova becomes a champion on Saturday and earns her first major toward her grand championship on Sunday with two back to back Best of Opposite Sex majors. Nova's sister Leos by the Sea Nancy Drew takes a 4 point Best of Winners on Sunday for her first major.
February 2012 - Illinois
Grand Champion Leos by the Sea Gaius wins 3 majors in Illinois to continue his drive to the Bronze Medallion Level of the Grand Championship.
January 2012 - Fitchburg, MA
Leos by the Sea Nova with Junior Handler Jessica Gavin takes another major win. Corleone Joyful Burton takes another major and Best of Winners. CH Leos by the Sea Lucifer takes Best of Breed for another major toward his Grand Championship.
December 2011 - Providence, RI
Leos by the Sea Lollapalooza takes Best of Winners for another major towards his championship!
Leos by the Sea Lorna Doone "Lorna" finishes her championship. Leos by the Sea Lollapalooza "Levi" starts his show career at 18 months and takes Best of Winners.
September 15 - 18, 2011 - Cape Cod & South Shore Kennel Club
CH Leos By The Sea Lucifer takes a major. Leos by the Sea Nova takes 2 majors at 7 months old. Lorna Doone takes a 4 point major. Corleone Joyful Burton takes Best of Winners at his first show.
June 2011 - Topsfield, MA Shows
Leos by the Sea Lucifer comes out and becomes a champion in four straight shows. Leos by the Sea Serendipity also becomes a champion in five shows.
February 19 & 20, 2011 - Elm City Kennel Club
Our boy "Rocco" was Best of Winners on Saturday for a 5 point major to finish his championship, at just 12 months of age. The following day, our male "Rhett" was Select Dog for points towards his Grand Championship.
February 14, 2011 - Puppies are here!
Our litter by GCH Leos by the Sea Gaius "Gus" and Serenity's Pearl of the Sea "Serena" was born today. Nine beautiful puppies. Two girls, Leos By The Sea Nova and Leos By The Sea Nancy Drew show great promise and will be shown.
January 14-17, 2011 - Greater Lowell & Merrimack Valley Kennel Club
This weekend in Fitchburg our male "Gus" won Best of Breed and obtained his Grand Championship, handled by Laura Liebenow. The next day, Leos by the Sea Kristopher "Rocco" won Winners Dog/Best of Winners for a 5 point major, and Winners Dog the next day for 1 point, handled by Jillayne Karras. Leosbythesea Serendipity "Phoebe" won Winners Bitch/Best of Winners for a 3 point major.
January 01, 2011
We now have a new website designed by our handler Jillayne Karras. We hope you all enjoy the new look, and appreciate any feedback or input. Wishing you all a happy, healthy and successful year. Please check out the Litters page for our exciting plans for 2011.
December 04 2010 - Worcester County Kennel Club
In Fitchburg, MA on Satuday our puppy Leos by the Sea Kristopher "Rocco" took Winners Dog and a Puppy Group 4, our girl Leosbythesea Serendipity "Phoebe" took Winners Bitch/Best of Winners for a 4 point major, and our male CH Leos by the Sea Gauis "Gus" went Best of Opposite Sex. On Sunday, our boy "Gus" went Best of Breed over some of the top Champions in the Country! He looked wonderful in the Group ring also. Thank you Laura and Lynn for your hard work with Gus.
November 11 & 12, 2010 - Cheshire & Souhegan Kennel Club
What a weekend in Fitchburg, MA. On Thursday we took both 5 point majors with our male Leos by the Sea Gaius "Gus" and Leosbythesea Serendipity "Phoebe." Our male "Gus" became a champion on Thursday! Then on Friday, he went on to win a Select major award in a large group of specials, handled by Laura Liebenow.
October 22-24, 2010 - Albany Kennel Club
In Springfield, MA this weekend on Friday Leokings Take A Chance On Me "Rhett" was Winners Dog for one point. On Saturday, "Rhett" was Winner Dog/Best of Winners for a 4 point major. Then on Sunday "Rhett" was Winners Dog again for his last point and his Championship! Thanks Jillayne Karras for finishing his Championship in just 3 months. We are very proud of our boy. Leos by the Sea Gauis "Gus" was entered all weekend and took Reserve to "Rhett" with great competition.
September 16 - 19, 2010 - Cape Cod & South Shore Kennel Club
Our most anticipated show of the year, practically in our backyard. We had a very large entry this weekend, and some great results. On Thursday and Friday, Leos by the Sea Gauis "Gus" was Winners Dog/Best of Winners for a 4 point major, and our girl Serenitys Rhys of the Sea "Reese" was Winners Bitch/Best of Opposite Sex for a 3 point major. On Saturday and Sunday Leokings Take A Chance On Me "Rhett" was Winners Dog for his 3 point majors. Thank you to Jillayne Karras and your team for all of your hard work. Also a big thanks to Jim Shea.
September 11 & 12, 2010 - Carroll County Kennel Club
In New Hampshire this weekend, Leo's by the Sea Gaius "Gus" was Winners Dog today for one point the first day handled by Jillayne Karras, and the second day for one point handled by his owner Lynn Baker. Our male Serenity's Triton of the Sea "Triton" had his first show this weekend, showing great promise.
August 28 & 29, 2010 - Newtown Kennel Club
We decided to enter our young six month old, Leos by the Sea Kristopher "Rocco" in the West Springfield, MA shows for experience with his handler Jillayne Karras. The first day he went Reserve to a 5 point major, which to me was wonderful news! But the best news came the following day when "Rocco" won Winners Dog/Best of Winners for 2 points!
July 01, 2010 - Wampanog Kennel Club
Today is the first day that Leonbergers are accepted into the American Kennel Club as a recognized breed. They are now in the Working Group. We had Leokings Take A Chance On Me "Rhett" and Corleone Joly Louna "Lorna" entered in the show in Wrentham, MA where Rhett went Best of Winners/Best of Breed for his first 2 points and 'Lorna" went Winner Bitch/Best of Opposite Sex for her first point. Handled by Jillayne Karras.