International Champion


    International Champion

      Canine Good Citizen Title

       AKC pointed


       International Ch 

       AKC Major Pointed

       Canine Good Citizen Title


     AKC Champion 

    BOS Veteran ACTB Specialty

     Canine Good Citizen Title


        AKC Champion 

        Grand Champion Points

        Versatile Akita

        Canine Good Citizen Title

        Registered Service Dog


       AKC Champion










K's The Apprentice Daughter At Katura CGC  


       Canine Good Citizen Title


Katura K's Essence of An Angel


K's Tiny Thor  At Katura


Katura K's Bojangles In Black Tie












































































































































































   Katura K's            Champions
           K's Akitas and K's Tibetan Spaniels


 Am/Int Ch Moonlight K's Nikko of Mikado CGC



  Breeders: Chris Stanley/Don & Dorothy Pierce
Owners: Kathryn Concannon
  Whelped: March 25, 2002                             


Sire: CH Dragonfire Mikado of Ichiban
Dam: Moonlight-Starfire Golden Dream
OFA: AK-12183G27F-PI
CERF: AK-4307
Thyroid:  L/Normal MSU

Nikko,  our first Champion and the foundation of our breeding program. She appears in all the pedigrees of our Katura bred Akitas. She earned her Int Championship  and CGC owner handled. She finished her AKC championship with three  4 pt. majors in two weekends which included back to back wins on a specialty week-end. Nikko was handled by her breeder Chris Stanley.  Click to see more photos and Nikko's pedigree.  


     Ch Moonlight K's Velvet Rose of Remy CGC






  Breeders: Chris Stanley/Bruce Dandrew
Owners: Kathryn Concannon/Chris Stanley
  Whelped: August 4, 2004                              


CH  MBis/Biss AM/Can CH Kamikazi Remington AOM ROM CGC TT
BIS CH Sweet Gypsy Rose ROM
CHIC: #71135
OFA: AK-12727E24F=PI
CERF: AK-4457  07,08,10    
Thyroid: AK-TH177

Velvet our second Champion here at Katura  won 1/W/OS/BP/Puppy Group IV her first time in the ring at 7 mos old with her owner K. Concannon under Judge Jean Fournier.  Velvet is shown winning her first major with a WB/BOS at the prestigous Akita Club of Tampa Bay Speciality with her breeder Chris Stanley.  A huge Thank You to Judge Terry Goldman for this win!!  Velvet was totally out of coat for the Specialty but still brought home the purple!!  She finished her Championship with her third 3 pt major on the tough FL Winter Circuit with Judge Audrey Lycan.

Velvet is a Veteran Akita at 13 years old! She is now spayed and is only  shown at Specialties as a Veteran. Her first win as a veteran was BOS at the 2011 Akita Club of Tampa Bay Specialty.


                 Ch Moonlight Kiseki's Kall Girl CGCA VA RSD

                                     Registered Service Dog                                                                                                                  


  Breeder: Kathryn Concannon/Chris Stanley
Owners: Linda Logan/ Co-owner: Chris Stanley
  Whelped: February 1, 2007                            
UK/AM BIS CH Rossimon By The Boss         AOM ROM
Int/Am CH Moonlight K's Nikko of Mikado CGC
CHIC: #59264
OFA: AK-13306E24VPI
CERF: AK-4457 - 09.10,12    
Thyroid:  AK-TH303

Vixen is sweet girl and a wonderful ambassador for the breed is our third Champion and "first home grown" Champion here at Katura Kennels.   She finished her Championship on the Mission Circuit in CA at the Los Encino Kennel Club with her second major handled by Rusty Short and her owner Linda Logan. Thank you Judge William Sahloff for this win.  Vixen will be shown to her Grand Championship.  She already has earned points handled by Linda's eleven year old son Kris. (photo below).  Vixen has also earned her Canine Good Citizen and Versatile Akita titles.  She is a Registered Service Dog for her owner.


    Int/Ch K's Dream Chasin' With The Apprentice CGC




  Breeder: Kathryn Concannon
Owners: Kathryn Concannon/Katura Kennels
  Whelped: September 12, 2008                              
CH Tamarlane's The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Int/Am CH Moonlight K's Nikko of Mikado CGC
CHIC: #71135
CERF: AK-4832     
AK-EYE96   (normal 2013)
Thyroid: AK-TH 364    (Normal MSU)

Aimee earned her International Championship handled by Sammi making her our second "home grown" champion and fourth Champion at Katura. She earned her Canine Good Citizen title trained and handled by Sammi. Aimee will continue to earn her AKC Championship  She is shown winning Best of Breed shown by Sammi while she was totally out of coat!                                                . 


       CH Moonlight Grateful Dog

Ch KumaKura's Most Wanted
Moonlight Scarlet Fire
Breeder: Max Fisher/Ree Keca
Owner: Max Fisher

Ch Moonlight Grateful Dog. Jerry is one of our extended family AKC Champions.  He is a Nikko grandson out of Scarlet, Moonlight Scarlet Fire owned by Max Fisher, co-owned by C. Stanley.  Jerry is owned by Max Fisher and is a beautiful example of both his sire "Wyatt" and dam "Scarlet".  Scarlet was out of Nikko's first litter with BISS CH Breezwood Imarri HesTheMan.


      K's Tibetan Spaniel Champions



Breeders: Karen Hand/Pamela Glave
Owners: K. Concannon/K. Hand
Sir Adams Porthos of Lin Chi
CH Tuqute's Something To Talk About
Whelped: June 8, 2007
CERF TS-865  2012
Deltaearned her International Championship shown by her owner making her our first Tibetan Spaniel International Champion and fifth champion at Katura. She was trained and handled by Sammi to her Canine Good Citizen title.  Delta it AKC major pointed and will continue to be shown to her AKC Championship.


             Int Ch K's Kiss'd By An Angel At Katura



Breeders: Kathryn Concannon
Owners: Kathryn Concannon/Samantha Licari
Ch Oak's TuQute Bojangles
IntCh Tuqute's Honky Tonk Angel CGC
Whelped: 10/07/2011
CHIC#  95431
Tessa earned her International Championship handled by her owner making her our second Tibetan Spaniel to earn her International Championship and our sixth Champion here at Katura.