We here at Black Powder Kennel would like to formally introduce our Super Heroes & Villains litter born 4/27/2017 (Ivan x Lucy):


Blr CH, Ua CH Aivengo Chiornyy Prints at Russian Bears, CGC, TT
JLPP – clear
HU – clear
Hips – OFA good
Elbows – normal
Patellas - normal
Cardiac – normal

Ivan is from a line of International Champions as well as working lines with IPO-1’s and 2’s that speaks for itself with names like: Talisman Chiornyy Prints (father), Russian Bears Osa Bella (daughter), Bruce (uncle), Portia (uncle), Saint (uncle), Efrem ot Zenitsa Oka (grandfather), Aurora Chiornyy Prints (grandmother), Ekaterina Velikaya iz Serdtsa Moego (grandmother), Baloven Sudby ot Zenitsa Oka (great grandfather) & Germiona-Bars (great grandmother), Ivan himself is a champion of 2 countries and has earned 11 points including 3 majors towards his AKC Championship in only 5 shows. He will be an AKC champion by the end of this year.

Ivan himself is a working therapy dog and routinely goes to nursing homes to visit residents. He truly is a gentle giant. We use him as an “anchor” dog when we take younger dogs out for socialization as he is calm and stable. He truly is a great dog.


Russian Bears BlackPowder Here Comes Calamity Jane
JLPP – clear
HU – affected
Cardiac – normal
Dentition – full/normal
Hips – good
Elbows – normal
Patellas – normal

Lucy is from a long line of champions both stateside and internationally that speaks volumes: Toot (Father), Runa (mother) Odie (grandsire), Gibson (full brother), Ringo (half-brother), Demi (Aunt), Mae (Aunt), Bogie (cousin), Evsey, Birjuza, Buyana, Tsaritsa Tamara, Amurat, Ledogor, Bagira. Lucy herself, with limited showing she has won two-4point majors and won Reserve Winner 3 times. She will be back out on the show circuit soon to finish her championship!
Lucy is a working service dog for a disabled veteran and enjoys getting out and meeting people. She truly is a gem and brings happiness with her wherever she goes. She is our pretty prancing pony!