1980 Register of Merit Dam
"I do not believe we have ever before had a Canadian owned bitch
make her ROM, so we wish special congratulations to the owner of Bianka,
Lois Fisher. Bianka is sired by Ch. Caralon's Hein v.d. Lockenheim
ROM out of Brandywine's Minute. This was an out-cross breeding and 3/4
of the pedigree is German breeding. When Bianka was bred to Ch.
Cobert's Reno of Lakeside ROM, she produced the Canadian Grand Victrix
who also made her American Championship and a son who also made Championships
in Canada and the USA and who was the top winning German Shepherd Dog
in Canada. Her third winning progeny is also a Reno daughter but
her fourth progeny was sired by Ch. Eko-Lan's Paladen ROM. It is
interesting to note that Bianka is a full sister to Ch. Amber aud der
Edelheim ROM, who also produced exceptionally well when bred to Reno.
So once again out-cross breeding often have tremendous value for a breeding