'Higgins' Is Top-Winning American-Bred Dandie Dinmont

Higgins the dandie dinmont

The top-winning American-bred Dandie Dinmont in the history of the breed is “Higgins,” a 4-year-old male with eye-catching appeal and tenacious temperament. The winner of 11 Bests in Show, MBIS GCHS King’s Mtn. Henry Higgins is the No. 1 Terrier and No. 1 Dandie all systems. Representing the 12th generation of King’s Mtn. Dandies, Higgins was bred by Betty-Anne Stenmark of Grass Valley, California, Sandra Pretari Hickson of San Bruno, California, and B.J. Pumfrey of Vancouver, British Columbia. He is handled by Luiz Abreu of Starr, South Carolina, and owned by Teresa (Puna) Bell of Kailua, Hawaii. “Higgins is an incredibly balanced dog from front to rear, and he has great length of body, correct tail set and carriage,” Stenmark says. “He moves wonderfully with evident drive from behind while holding a correct topline. His impressive, masculine head and big dark eyes show off an affectionate dog who loves dog shows.” The handsome Higgins is fed Purina Pro Plan SPORT Active 27/17 Turkey & Barley Formula dog food.