Meet some of our associations in the Show Dog World

Hal Steiner is a well-known figure in the world of dog breeding, training and showing. He has an extensive background in breeding, conditioning, training, and showing; or association with show dogs, particularly in the field of conformation showing. Throughout his career, he has worked with many top show dogs, achieving great success in the competitive world of dog shows.

One of Steiner's notable friendships and associations was with owners Shirley Braunsten, Jane Firestone and handler Jimmy Moses of the German Shepherd, BIS Ch. Covy-Tucker Hill's Manhattan ROM OFA, who won the prestigious Best in Show award at the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in 1987. This was a significant milestone for both Steiner and the German Shepherd breed, as it was the first time a German Shepherd had won Best in Show at Westminster.

In addition to his work with German shepherds and Dobermans, Steiner has also worked with many other breeds, including Chinese Crested, Yorkshire Terriers, and Bernese Mountain Dogs, among others. He has bred, conditioned, trained, or shown many top-winning dogs, achieving success in both national and international shows.

Steiner's success in the show ring can be attributed to his expertise in breeding and training dogs, as well as his skill in training others to condition and handle them efficently. He is known for his attention to detail and his ability to bring out the best in his dogs and students, showcasing their best qualities and attributes.

In conclusion, Hal Steiner's career in breeding, conditioning, training, and showing dogs has been marked by numerous achievements and accolades. His work with top show dogs, including his association with BIS Ch. Covy-Tucker Hill's Manhattan ROM OFA, owners and handler, has cemented his reputation as a skilled and accomplished figure in the world of dog showing.

Ross Patrusso and Rose Royce's Royal DeLorean

Ch Covy-Tucker Hill's Manhattan ROM
1987 BIS Westminster

Jimmy Moses, Handler
Jane Firestone & Shirley Bronstein, owners

  1987 Westminster Best in Show

  • #1 Male Show Dog of all time, all breeds.
  • #4 Show Dog of All Time, all breeds
  • 201 All-Breed Best in Shows
  • Register of Merit Sire

Chinese Crested

Hal and ZsaZsa at Nationals
Bernese Mountain Dog


Cossie and Otto

Caucasian Ovcharka

Carol Patrusso
Rose Royce's Royal Manhattan
Carol and Brady

Ross and Benz
Ross Patrusso,
Rose Royce's Royal Mercedes Benz
Cabra's Dark and Debonaire x Mibar's Rage of Angels

Mibar's Rage of Angels
Mibar's Snapdragon Jr.

Best In Show 1985
Cabra's Dark and Debonaire


Carol Patrusso and Rogue 1982

Carol Patrusso and Rose Royce's Royal DeLorean
Rose Royce's Royal DeLorean

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