Vando: Registered with Italian Kennel Club and AKC Foundation Stock Service (FSS)
Registered as: Cry Out VID Orvando at Shivaree
DOB: July 30, 2007
CH VID delle Farnie X Sheffelfaltets Una delle Farnie (Dad and Mom)
Breeder: Cry Out Kennel in Bertinoro, Italy

As you now know, we are the proud parents of Vando, who flew back with us from Italy in November of 2007!
For a link to our breeder with photo of Dad (whom he looks like):

Test Results

CERF: Normal
BFJE: Clear

LSD:  Clear

IC:  Clear

Hips: OFA Mild Unilateral

Patella: Normal

Vando is a friendly outgoing party boy who loves everyone he meets. He enjoys training in Agility and is eager to participate in many activities. Vando has correct proportions of height and weight with a lovely coat of perfect curls. He has sired two litters of puppies and they have delightful temperaments. One daughter is the first IABCA Champion Lagotto born in the USA.

Vando is registered with Therapy Dogs, Inc. (Alliance of Therapy Dogs) and serves as a crisis response comfort dog.  The photo above is Vando with his Comfort Dog Team Member, Suzie, at the Healing Fields in Prescott Valley.

Vando greeting one of our students at Humboldt Elementary
Vando greeting one of our students at Humboldt Elementary










Vando also works in Camp Verde Superior Court as a comfort dog in Adolescent Recovery Court (ARC).

You can read more about his therapy work on FaceBook:  Vando – crisis response, comfort and curls.

Vando in his “Bee” costume helping with the message of Bee Safe!


Vando Bee costume.
Vando Bee costume.