about ikey





Before the age of 2:

He earned AMCA's WTD, WPD, WWPD, & WWPDX titles

He WON the 2006 AMCA Regional weight pull Under 80 class

He was 2nd in the 2006 AMCA National weight pull Under 80 class

He WON the 2007 Old Highlander weight pull Under 80 class He was 3rd in AMCW's 2006-2007 weight pull standings Under 80 class (rookie year)


AMCA National Week Superstar, 2007

The 2007 National week was a big one for Ike! Ike *WON* the 2007 AMCA Regional weight pull Under 80 class Took 4th in the Octoberfest pull during National week (Brother Vinnie Won) THEN Ike WON the 2007 AMCA National weight pull Under 80 class!


AMCW season

4/19/08 Ike placed 2nd for the AMCW 2007-2008 weight pull season!


AMCA National Week Superstar, 2008

Well, if the 2007 National was a big week for Ike, then the 2008 National/Regional week was HUGE! Sunday, Ikey WON his class at the Regional weight pull--3rd year running! Wednesday, Ikey WON his class at the National weight pull--2nd year running AND WON Highest Percentage of Body Weight Pulled!! These were his first pulls on grass Wednesday night Ikey placed 4th in the Working Dog Showcase, judged by Sue Fuller, Jamie Nelson, and Erna Hartveld-Upmeijer! See how his brother did!


AMCA National Week Star, 2009

The 2009 Regional/National Ikey remains undefeated in Regional weight pulls! He won a class of 25. At the National, he placed third in a class about the same size.


AMCA National Week Star, 2010

Ikey was 2nd place in the AMCA Regional and National pulls for the 61-80# weight class


AMCW 2010-2011

April 2011 Ikey was 2nd place for the 2010-2011 AMCW weight pull season in the 61-80# class AND Top % pulled Alaskan Malamute at 39.01x his body weight!


AMCA National week, 2011

October 2011 Ikey was 3rd in the 81-100# class at both the AMCA Regional and National weight pulls, 2nd for Regional Novice Rally, and 3rd for National Novice Rally.


New record!

November 2011 Ikey pulled a new personal best of 3368#, setting a new record for the AMALAPAC weight pulls in Michigan. He is Bella's second kid to breach 3,000#.


Rally Novice!

March 2012 Ikey earned his Rally Novice (RN) title! April 2012 Ikey ranked in the Top 10 for agility in 2011 and is in the Top 10 for Rally Novice for the first quarter of 2012 (AMCA stats)


Much to our complete and utter devastation, in January 2014 we had to say good bye to Ike unexpectedly due to post operative complications. It's so unfair, we still had plans.