HILL'S WITCH SOUBRETTA AKCSBWA077315 22.5.1960 Female Colour:
Jane Kay, USA Owner:
Charles & Kay Etner (Tannenwald kennel), Houston,Texas,USA
CH. KAY HILL'S
Jane Kay bred
Soubretta in 1960. The sire was the fabulous Tri Champion Borong the Warlock
and the dam her Kay Hill's Paint The Town Red. Soubretta, coming from such
an illustrious background, was almost destined to make history herself.
She won the Doberman Pinscher Club of America futurity stakes in 1961 and
their Brood Bitch award for the year 1968. She was the dam of 18 American
Kennel Club champions and a Bermuda champion as well. Among her get were
five all-breed Best in Show winners, including Axel, Adlu, Bardolf, Bruno
and the famous Dolph von Tannenwald.
the top-producing bitch in the United States through the mid-1970's. Now
owner by Kay and Charles Etner of the Tannenwald Kennels in Houston, Texas,
Soubretta was purchased from Jane Kay when she was just seven weeks old;
she was a house dog thoughout her life. John Phelps Wagner, prominent working
dog man, considered her most perfect working dog he had ever seen.
a black and tan, but her red daughter Ch. Dulcie von Tannenwald, grandaughter
Ch. Gilde von Tannenwald and a red son Erz von Tannenwald live with Kay
Etner today. They continue to use the von Tannenwald suffix because of
all the pine trees which encircle their home.