Top Quality Show and Companion Dogs since 1971

Geistvoll Standard Schnauzers

Jim and Renee Pope

PO Box 31575

Aurora, CO 80041


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  2019 AKC Breeders Of The Year
**Working Group**
Jim and Renee Pope
Geistvoll Standard Schnauzers

Renee appearing with AKC Officials for Photo after Ceremony

The Red Carpet --2019 AKC Breeder of the Year Awards Ceremony , Orlando, Florida


"Renee and Jim Pope have been members of the Standard Schnauzer Club of America since 1971. They are AKC Breeders of Merit who together have bred 100 AKC champions bearing the Geistvoll kennel name. The Popes have also bred eight Canadian champions, an English/Irish champion, and a Finnish champion.

Renee served on the SSCA Board of Governors from 1980 to 1983, 1990 and 1991, and 2007 and 2008. She also served as the club’s second vice president in 2017 and 2018. She has kept the Champion and Grand Champion records for the SSCA since 1985 and has been the club’s Annual Review chairman for since 2006. Jim has served the SSCA as treasurer.
Geistvoll sires have contributed to 100 SSCA Leading Producers, and Geistvoll dogs represent 204 titles among the SSCA Hall of Fame producers. The Popes have had 32 specialty winners, both national and regional, and 32 titles in performance and tracking have been earned by a Geistvoll Standard Schnauzer."

American Kennel Club Dec. 14, 2019
Presented at the AKC National Championship


Renee & Son Richard after Ceremony


Celebration Chocolate after Ceremony

Renee & Friend Sue after Ceremony

Leaving Denver Airport for Orlando

Convention Center as seen from Hotel

Convention Center at Night

Inside Convention Center

Front of Hotel Rosen Centre


Soldier at Hotel Entry

Gingerbread House in Hotel Lobby

Patio by Pool at Hotel
Ate dinner here first night

Convention Center


Bird of Paradise

Flowers in Convention Gardens

More Flowers in Convention Gardens

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