2013-2014 Purina Top Shooting Dog Award
13XCH/7XRUCH Great River Ice, a 7-year-old white and orange-marked male Pointer co-owned by father and son Joaquin and Brian Sanchez of Great River Kennel in Central Islip, New York, is the 2013-2014 Purina Top Shooting Dog Award winner. It is a repeat performance for “Ice,” who also won the award in 2012-2013. Proving his consistency and standout ability as a great shooting dog, Ice earned 3,205 points in the yearlong competition to win the 32nd annual Purina Award. Handled by Mike Tracy of Glenville, Pennsylvania, the Purina Top Shooting Dog Handler Award winner, Ice won four championships and one runner-up championship. “My father and I share a special relationship through our dogs. Ice has an unbelievable personality and truly is an amazing shooting dog,” says Brian Sanchez. It is the fifth Purina Top Shooting Dog Award the Sanchez family has won. Ice is powered by Purina® Pro Plan® SPORT Performance 30/20 Formula.