We are now located in Mosheim, TN. Email and and phone will stay the same and can be found above! We are 62 miles NE of Knoxville, TN and 62 miles NW of Asheville, NC and 60 miles from the VA border.
UPDATED 3-06-2014: "Gibson"
Founded in 1993
72 AM Champions- 60 Homebred
14 are Best In Specialty Show Winners
1 All Breed Best In Show Winner
4 CHAMPION ROM'S
NEW ROM: Ch Blue Heavens Celestial ROM
BISS Ch Blue Heavens Kaltrav Ashley ROM
BISS Ch Blue Heaven Hi Ho Silver ROM
CH Apple Acres Blue Heaven Thunder ROM
February 15, 2014- WOW......... winning 4 SHOWS in a row and racking up 12 points, 3 Majors including a Specialty Major in those 3 shows... it is now
CH Blue Heavens Sizzling Hot "Tristan"
We congratulate his owner Waynette McTagure what a whirlwind finish. "Tristan" is out of the first litter sired by Ch Blue Heavens Knockout "Tyson" and is his first Champion. He is a littermate to Blue Heavens Sizzling Satin.
November 10th, 2013. - "Adele" repeats her win going WB/BW for another 5 point Specialty Major.!! It is now CH Blue Heavens Someone Like You . "Adele" finished with 3 - 5 point Specialty Majors and won the 12-18 AOAC class at the 2013 Nationals. What a career!
AND the Icing on the cake for the weekend. "Justin" goes BISS over an entry of 50+ and 7 Specials including some top winning specials. It is now MBISS GCH CH Blue Heavens Just Me.!
November 9th, 2013 - Blue Heavens Someone Like You "Adele" goes WB/BW for a 5 point Specialty Major.!!
November 3, 2013- Blue Heavens Smith N' Wesson "Gunner" again goes WD/BW for another 2 points. Winning WD 3 out of 4 days this cluster and picking up 6 points. He now only needs 1 Major to finish!
November 2, 2013 - Kell Dressed To Kill "Pippa" goes WB for 2 pts today. This now gives her 6 pts with a Major. Pictures coming soon!
November 1, 2013- "Gunner" repeat his win going WD for another 2 points today. He now has 10 points with one major.
September 29,2013- Can't believe we could have a better day than yesterday but OMG we did. Repeating his win.. "Gunner" goes WD. Blue Heavens French Lace "Brigitte" goes WB/BW for 2 pts and BISS Ch Blue Heavens Just Me "Justin" wins the breed which finishes his Grand Championship AND........ THAN.. "Justin" goes on to win a Group 1 AND "Brigitte" goes on to win BEST IN SHOW BRED BY EXHIBITOR!!
September 8, 2013 - Kell Dressed to Kill "Pippa" goes WB. This is "Pippa's first weekend out with us since she came to be part of the Blue Heaven Gang. "Pippa" is a "Gibson" daughter. We hope to get some pictures of her up soon.
September 6, 2013- "Charm" repeats her Best of Breed win AND wins a Group 4. This win finished her Grand Championship!!
September 5, 2013- After taking 3 months off from showing we are back with a Bang! WD/BW to finish his Championship! It is now CH Blue Heavens Knockout "Tyson". And Ch Blue Heavens Secret Weapon "Charm" goes Best of Breed!
June 16, 2013- Blue Heavens Knockout "Tyson" goes WD/BW for 2 points. He now needs only 1 point to finish!
June 15, 2013- Blue Heavens Someone Like You "Adele" goes WB for 2 points.
June 8th, 2013- Blue Heavens Face Of An Angel "Angie" goes WB and BISS CH Blue Heavens Just Me "Justin" wins the Breed
June 2, 2013- Blue Heavens Smith N' Wesson "Gunner" goes WD for a Major! This is only Gunners 3rd time in the ring!! Love starting off with a Major for his very first points at 14 months of age.
June 1, 2013- Blue Heavens Spittin Image "Rambo" goes WD for 4 pts for his THIRD Major to finish his Championship!! Thank you to judge Linda Moore for this great win and finish!
May 31, 2013 - CH Blue Heavens Just Me goes BISS at the Colonial SSC over 9 other Specials!! Thank you to judge Linda Churchhill. This is only Justin's 3rd time out at a Specialty since finishing. "Justin" also made the final 15 cut in Dog at the ASSA Nationals this year. We are very proud of this young dog who has not even turned 2 years old yet!!
May 18, 2013- "Sparky" repeats her win from the day before again winning WB to finish her Championship!!! YEA!! It is now CH Blue Heavens Blew Bi You... Sparky's Championship gives her mother her 5th Champion. Thanks again to Becky and Janet. 2 Champion bitches for Blue Heaven in 2 weekends!! Way to go ladies!
I am now very proud to announce it is CH Blue Heavens Celestial ROM. This is our FOURTH Champion ROM... We are very proud of that accomplishment .
May 17, 2013- Blue Heavens Blew Bi You goes WB for a 3 pt Specialty Major!! Thank you to judge Alane Gomez for this win and the incredible consistency in judging. Alane gave Sparky her VERY FIRST points 2 1/2 years ago with an entirely different person showing her!!
May 11, 2013- "Charm" wins WB/BW for her THIRD major a 4 pointer to finish!! It is now CH Blue Heavens Secret Weapon. Thanks to Becky Johnson and Janet Nurse for picking up those last 5 pts Charm needed to finish in 2 weekends with 2 Majors!! This makes CH # 2 for her sire MBISS CH Blue Heavens Lethal Weapon "Gibson"
Charm moved up the next day to win BOS over several lovely bitch specials. She is already on her way to her Grand!!
April 22nd - April 28th - American Shetland Sheepdog National Specialty. Albany, OR. Wondering if we made the right decision to drive 2800 miles one way with 9 dogs!! WOW did we. See above for our incredible results from this years Nationals. Better than we could have ever dreamed. We placed in every regular class we were entered in. Had 2 Specials entered. Our bitch Special " CH Bubbles" won 1st Award of Merit and Ch Justin at only his 2nd time out as a Special made in through 4 cuts down to the final 15 dogs just missing an AOM. This out of an entry of 100+ Specials!! WOW.. AND......... 2 littermates winning their 12-18 AOAC classes under 2 different judges. Casper and Adele............ So happy made the 5600 mile trip all worth it!!
April 21st, 2013: After making the difficult decision to leave Blue Heavens Secret Weapon "Charm" with handler Becky Johnson instead of taking her to the Nationals. It paid off!! Only her 2nd weekend out with Becky. WB/BW Best of Breed over 3 Specials AND Group 2 from the classes for her 2nd Major!! Thank you to judge Robert Stein for this great honor and to Becky and Janet for presenting her so beautifully! Now she only needs one point to finish!! We LOVE this girl!
April 5, 2013: Blue Heavens Secret Weapon "Charm" goes WB/BW for a 5 point Specialty Major! "Charm" is our oldest "Gibson" daughter who now has 10 points. We hope to have a page up for her soon!
CH Blue Heavens Just Me "Justin" goes BOS in a strong competitive entry on his FIRST day out as a Special ever.
March 28, 2013 - Blue Heavens Knockout "Tyson" goes WD for another point! Getting close. 3 more single points to go!
March 18, 2013- BW/BW for that final major to finish!! It is now Ch Blue Heavens Chantilly Lace !! Congrats to owner Lisa Brodsky on her new Champion!! Our first Homebred Champion of 2013!!
March 8th, 2013- Blue Heavens Knockout "Tyson" goes WD/BW/BOS over special. 4 single points left to finish. Blue Heavens Secret Weapon "Charm" goes WB and "Bubbles" repeats her breed win! AND........ "Bling" goes WB/BW/BOS over a special to finish her Championship with FOUR Majors. She is now CH Helena of Lin Chi Tien!! What an Awesome Day, 2 days actually. Now time to go home for the weekend and welcome a new litter!
March 7, 2013 - Blue Heavens The Gray Ghost "Casper" goes WD. Only 1 more point to go! MBISS GCH CH Blue Heavens Champagne on Ice goes Best of Breed. And "Bling" our white Pom goes WB for a Major. Her third one. Only 3 singles now needed to finish.
February 9, 2013 - Blue Heavens French Lace "Brigitte" goes WB for a 5 pt Specialty Major her very first time in the ring at 7 months old. Thank you to judge Jackie Corwin for this great win!
AND MBISS Ch Blue Heavens Champagne on Ice "Bubbles" wins BOS in a very competitive entry of 10 specials!
February 8, 2013- Blue Heavens Double Dare "Dusty" wins a 5 pt Major Reserve his first time in the ring at 6 1/2 months. Thank you to judge Glenda Hansen.
Our first weekend out in 2013 resulted in the ribbons below.. What a start to the year!!
February 3, 2013- A great follow up to our start. MBISS GCH Blue Heavens Champagne On Ice "Bubbles" repeats her BISS win!! "Satin" repeats her Best In Sweeps win and Blue Heavens Someone Like Me "Adele" goes WB for a 5 pt Specialty Major at 10 months of age. "Adele" is a full sister to Blue Heavens The Gray Ghost "Casper . "Adele" also won Runner Up In Sweeps the day before to her kennelmate "Satin"
Blue Heavens Someone Like Me
February 2, 2013- This was a day like no other and one we will never forget.!! WD for a 5 point Specialty Major: Blue Heavens The Gray Ghost "Casper". This was his 3rd Major and 2nd Specialty Major he now only needs 2 singles to finish at 10 months of age. WB/BW and Best In Sweepstakes for a 5 point Specialty Major her very FIRST time ever in the ring at 7 1/2 months old. Our beautiful little biblack "Tyson" daughter Blue Heavens Sizzling Satin
Blue Heavens The Gray Ghost
And to top of the day MBISS GCH Blue Heavens Champagne On Ice "Bubbles" first time back in the ring with her adult coat goes Best In Specialty Show!
Blue Heavens Sizzling Satin
5 pt Specialty Major at 8 months of age first time in the ring!
2012 Year In Review
We have again been blessed with a phenomenal year in 2012.God has AGAIN smiled on us brightly in 2012 not only with our health and family but in our dog hobby. And along with all these wonderful things our long time dream of retiring south with more land and privacy for the dogs became a reality. On December 22, 2012 we moved to our new 22 acres home in Mosheim, TN and LOVE IT!!
Remarkably we finished 2012 by gathering 102 AKC points on our dogs.
With a total of 25 Majors: 17 All Breed Majors and 8 Specialty Majors.
And two BISS show wins on MBISS GCH Blue Heavens Champagne On Ice
Blue Heaven had 7 Champions in 2012
4 were exclusively owned by us
3 were owned or co-owned with others but bred or co-bred by us
CH Blue Heavens Days of Thunder
Ch Blue Heavens Divine Comedy
CH Ciel Brae Mission (IM) Possible
We have been privileged to date to have won
18 Specialty Best In Shows
( With 12 Different shelties)
And an ALL BREED BEST IN SHOW!!!
Proving the fact that Shetland Sheepdogs can be bred to win in BOTH All Breed Shows and Specialty Shows.