Contact Information: JLS Dalmatians
Welcome. We are responsible and reputable Dalmatian show exibitors and hobby breeders of top
quality Show Dalmatians & Dalmatian puppies,
located on a quaint farmstead just outside of Lindsborg, Kansas.
We have owned Dalmatians for 24 years and have been participating in the wonderful sport of AKC dog
shows for over 21 years. I am an AKC Breeder of Merit.
We hope you enjoy your visit and find helpful information about the beautiful and
intelligent breed of Dalmatians. JLS Dalmatians is dedicated to promoting & protecting the health,
temperament, soundness, and overall integrity of this wonderful breed, the Dalmatian.
Our Dalamatian dogs and puppies compete in Conformation, Obedience, Agility, Rally, Road Dog, Fly Ball
and serve as Therapy Dogs, READ (Reading Education Assistance Dogs), Public Education canine ambassadors,
one is a Service Dog, one is a Seizure Assistance Dog and one is a Guide Dog!
#1 Show Dalmatian in the US in 2002 (campaigned 7 months!) all breeder/owner handled by Julia Soukup
with no advertising!
#4 Dalmatian in 2003 in selective showing only.
#7 Dalmatian in 2004 in very limited showing.
Five consecutive years in the Top 20!
2002 Pedigree Award Winner, 2003 Westminster AOM,
DCA 2004 Best Stud Dog & AOM under breeder judges!
Also a top producing Dalmatian Register of Merit sire!
Unretouched Head study photo above by Gilda Turner.
Since August 09, 1999
Website Last updated: December 11, 2017
The latest show ring wins, brags or announcements regarding JLS bred puppies, owned or sired Show Dalmatians.
Spiffy, JLS Spiffy Gentleman took WD/BOW for a 5 point major during the Dalmatian Club of Greater
St Louis Specialty weekend under judge Paula Hartinger and a 5 point Major RWD under judge Christie Calcinari.
Captain, JLS & Bardolyn's Captain Figg took WD to finish his Championship at the Topeka, KS show on August 21, 2017 under
judge Mrs. Judy Bendt.
Mosey, JLS Just A Moseying Along took 3rd place in the 12-18 large class of 18 dogs at the Dalmatian Club of Greater St. Louis specialty in-conjunction with the National
Specialty under judge Mrs. Lessig. He was too fidgety in Sweeps and was not eligible for Futurity due to Momma Julia (me) missing the
nomination date. Thank you to Suzi Wahl, SpotShot Photography for the nice ringside photo!
Spiffy, JLS Spiffy Gentleman made us proud at the Dalmatian Club of America National Specialty.
He took 2nd in Open Black under judge Barbara Alderman at the National and
took 2nd in Open Black at the Dalmatian Club of Greater St. Louis regional specialty under judge Mrs. Lessig.
Twister, JLS Just A Storm Brewin' BN RN and Ripley JLS Believe It Or Not CD RE NA OAJ RDX
were awarded 1st in the Obedience Brace class with a score of 175.0 at the 2017 DCA National Specialty in Gray Summit, MO! Congratulations to
Susan Zimmerman and her brown boy team.
Mosey, JLS Just A Moseying Along came out to play for one day for the first time since October at the Wichita, KS shows. He took
RWD to his mature and beautiful JLS cousin, Jagger.
Spiffy, JLS Spiffy Gentleman went to two days of the Wichita, KS shows to learn how to be a show dog again.
He hasn't been shown since August 2015 due to me finishing his litter brothers first. He took WD and RWD! Good job Spiffy!
Figgy, Ch JLS Freckled Fig Bar None is tied for Dalmatian Club of America #1 Dam for 2016
with four Champion kids! We are so very proud of our sweet girl. Figgy is a daughter of Newt, Ch JLS Just A Fig Newton ROM
and was bred by Julia Soukup, Keith Carlton and Rob Lawson and is owned by Julia Soukup. Thank you to sires Ch Blackie, Ch OD and Ch Dove for helping to make
good kids with Figgy. And thank you to co-owners Newills, Albrechts and Bartels for helping me to make this happen last year!
It took a good team. Congrats to Ch Dubby, Ch Sergeant, Ch Antonio and Ch Bacon! Son Captian was so close, only
needing 1 single to finish last year too.
More Featured Dalmatians...
Dalmatian With A Calling... "Caesar", JLS Caesar Augustus Schumacher (L), is a Church & School mascot for the Church of St
Joseph, loved by Father Patrick Schumacher.
Dalmatian to Make School visits... JLSugar Cookie (L) "Cookie" (Eagle x Taffy I) is a certified
Delta Therapy Pet Partner passing the Pet Partners Skills Test (PPST) and Pet Partners Aptitude Test (PPAT) with
flying colors and is qualified to vist in complex environments (which is the highest visitation qualification).
Congratulations to Jo Harris and Cookie! Job well done. Jo is a school teacher and they hope to begin school
visits soon. (Cookie is 4 years old but is pictured as a puppy)
Dalmatian is a Tail Wagging Tutor for Children... "D'Leo", UAG2 ASCA CD JLS Roaring To Go CD RE TDI (L) is a Tail
Wagging Tutor at the Nicoma Park Library! Children like to read to their new spotted friend.
Dalmatian Seizure Assistance Dog... "Jinx", JLS Dori Hartely's Crying Sky CGC, TDI (L) is now owned by
Danielle and is her seizure response service dog. Jinx goes with Danielle to college and helps her when she has a seizure.
Dalmatian Service Dog... "Caden", JLS Leading The Cavalcade is owned by Lindsay Neil and Julia Soukup
and is Lindsay's service dog. Unfortunately, Caden was retired as a Service Dog due to a acquired health issue, but that in no
way diminishes his willingness and capabilities.
See Therapy Dog/Service Dog Article featuring JLS Dalmatians in The Spotter
Spring 2010 Issue (page 72).
Click here for online issue!
Or read the article as PDF pages here!
(Note: article is in three collumn format so please read 1st collumn, 2nd and then 3rd.
It is a bit confusing the way it was laid out for the magazine.)
"Unless one has loved an animal, a part of one's soul remains unawakened."~ Anatole France