Bernie began his career in Dog Shows by winning Best Puppy in Show at 8 months at the 2017 Golden Gate Kennel Club Show; he went on to win Best of Breed at the 2018 Regional Specialty of the Northern California Portuguese Water Dog Club. Bernie continued his winning ways in early 2019 by winning the Working Groups at Golden Gate and Fresno , and then winning Best of Breed at the Westminster Kennel Club show in Madison Square Garden. Bernie was born on May 26, 2016. He is the son of Manly and Peaches and is the grandson of Ladybug and Matisse, who both broke records for number of Best In Shows for Portuguese Water Dogs. Manly has his own page in this web site and Peaches is currently the mascot of the Notre Dame Law School.
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Section on Bernie’s mom, Peaches
At the end of this page is a section featuring Bernie’s mom, Peaches, who is a celebrity in her own right and an Instagram diva.