Itza Rion Kennels
AKC German Shepherd Dogs
AKC Belgian Sheepdogs

Due to my deteriorating health,
Itza Rion is no longer an active kennel of breeding and stud service.
I do still offer dog training advice.

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Gideon at 5 years - April 2000 (28 inches tall, 95 pounds)
 Herr Gideon Itza Rion, CDX, CGC,
Therapy Dog - Mobility Assistance,
Search and Rescue

In memory of Kira

Gideon also is a professional dog model ..
seen here on the cover of the May 2000 issue of
R.C. Steele Pet Supplies


"Gideon and Kira"
Colored pencil and ink
© 2003 Brenda "Rion" Sewell

In Memory of Kira
(1/97 - 9/01)
Kira at 2 years - January, 1999 (24 inches tall, 70 pounds)
Thrill Hill's Solar Eclipse  (Kira)
Therapy Dog
Due to uncontrollable epilepsy caused by a head injury, we lost Kira.
She is missed terribly.
January 1997 - September 1, 2001

For more information on Canine Epilepsy:

When the inevitability of the loss of a pet occurs, it is normal to grieve.
Realization of the Inevitable
Dealing with the Loss of a Pet

Training Methods

Thinking Like a Dog

Itza Rion Kennels has acquired another type of Shepherd .. Belgian Sheepdogs ..
known as Shepherds in Europe and Sheepdogs in the USA, they are the same breed.

For more information contact:
Brenda Sewell in Orlando, FL

Email me at brendarion at


For laws governing dog bites as well as other helpful tips.
 Dog Bite Law

A lap is a terrible thing to waste! Adopt a dog!
Orlando Humane Society/Central Florida SPCA

Interested in Search and Rescue Work:
 The American Search and Rescue Association

The American Kennel Club

Emergency Dog Sites

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© 1998 - 2004 Brenda "Rion" Sewell