• Temperament & Structure a Must


  • Always Owner Handled


  • OFA & CERF Cleared


  • Member of the Potomac Valley Standard Schnauzer Club


  • Member of the Standard Schnauzer Club of America


  • Our Dogs are Family Members



Michelle and Paul Root
Quasar Standard Schnuazers
Amissville, VA
quasardogs@gmail.com
(540) 937-6675
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Wishing all a very Happy Thanksgiving with family, friends and our furry pals.πŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒ ... See MoreSee Less

Wishing all a very Happy Thanksgiving with family, friends and our furry pals.πŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒπŸ¦ƒ

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Happy Thanksgiving πŸ¦ƒ

Happy Thanksgiving and Blessings

Happy Thanksgiving!

GCH Quasar Evening Star BCAT attained her AKC Agility Course Test 1 title after successfully completing two different Agility course runs. The video is her second run which she completed in 23 seconds. They must complete the course in less than 60 seconds with no missed contacts and no dropped rails. This test was also held at The Chesapeake & Potomac Greater Swiss Mountain Dog Fall Festival in Louisa, VA Way to go Star. She loves to run and go fast πŸ’¨We are very proud of this fun loving girl. πŸ₯° ... See MoreSee Less

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Uh oh! Looks like you are about to get bit by the agility bug! That was GREAT!

What a great run! She looks like she really enjoys it!

Congratulations! What a wonderful run!!!

Star did an awesome job at playing the agility game. She rocked it! Congratulations!πŸŽŠπŸŽ‰

How fun! She did great!!! So did you! πŸ˜‰β€πŸΎ

Terrific! She really loves this!

She looked great. Congrats.

She is a natural!

Congratulations Star!!! You really are a star!!!!!

She can do it all!

Wow!! Way to go.

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GCH Quasar Evening Star BCAT attained her AKC Farm Dog Certified Title by successfully completing all 12 Elements required twice. This test was offered by The Chesapeake & Potomac Greater Swiss Mountain Dog Club in Louisa, VA on Nov 9 & 10 to All Breeds. Some pictures show some of the test elements. Good job Star. She demonstrates what the Germans bred this breed to do. A true confident Farm Dog. She showed no fear nor any aggressiveness. ... See MoreSee Less

GCH Quasar Evening Star BCAT attained her AKC Farm Dog Certified Title by successfully completing all 12 Elements required twice. This test was offered by The Chesapeake & Potomac Greater Swiss Mountain Dog Club in Louisa, VA on Nov 9 & 10 to All Breeds. Some pictures show some of the test elements. Good job Star. She demonstrates what the Germans bred this breed to do. A true confident Farm Dog. She showed no fear nor any aggressiveness.

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Way to go Team Star. A true all around schnauzer.

Congratulations Michelle and Star! Thanks for the photos, it want to try this with mine but have to find a place close that has the test.

Congratulations. She has shown a real working ability.

We had Alpacas for one of Dude’s tests! I have a video and you can see one of them spitting and growling (a strange low noise) at the dogs. Fun!

Congratulations Star and Michelle! Great photos!

Very nicely done! Congratulations Star and Michelle!! 😍❀

Congrats Star and Michelle good job.

Congratulations!

Congratulations

Congratulations!!

Congratulations Michelle! Good girlie Star!

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This is the video taken of GCH Quasar Evening Star’s temperament test by the American Temperament Society, Inc. at Slippery Rock University in PA. The first two elements is a person greeting me then the second element is a person greeting Star. The third is a person shaking a can full of bolts and then she investigates. Unfortunately we had to video from outside the arena and you can’t hear the sound of the gun (three shots) which echoed in the arena. The judge watches the dogs reactions. It’s O.K. if a dog is startled but does it recoup quickly. Star did so with the gun shots. She was also startled by the umbrella but recouped, walked over plastic and fencing, and lastly stood her ground when the crazy man approached us yelling and pounding a stick on the ground. The judge looks for fear that a dog can not recoup from or an overly aggressive reaction. The Handlers were instructed not to speak to the dog during the test. The Judge told me Star did great demonstrating her solid temperament. I’m so very proud of this girl and my breeding program. Great job Star! πŸ’«πŸ’« ... See MoreSee Less

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Great job Star!!! You have it all.... Beautiful and a Solid Temperment!!

Very impressive beautiful Star! πŸ₯°πŸΎCongratulations Michelle on her great temperament! Well done!! πŸ˜‰

Awesome job! I'd love to try this -

So great to see Star alert but cool. Great going, Michelle!

Super job, Star!😁

What a good girl Star!! πŸ‘

Star is a star! She did great!

Congratulations

Nice going Team Star!!

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Travelled to Slippery Rock University in PA to have GCH Quasar Evening Star take the American Temperament Test Society’s temperament test. Star did great and passed each of the elements of the test. And congrats to my good friend Linda Dobbie and GCH Centara Jemma Jewel who also passed this test. There are eight elements to this test consisting of loud noises β€” including gun shots, quick moving objects, odd surfaces to walk over and lastly a crazy man walking towards them screaming and banging a stick on the ground. The dogs must pass all the elements to pass the test. The Judges look for the dogs reactions. I’ll post the video of Star’s Test. Congrats to both these girls Star and Jemma. They did great. πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰ ... See MoreSee Less

Travelled to Slippery Rock University in PA to have GCH Quasar Evening Star take the American Temperament Test Society’s temperament test.  Star did great and passed each of the elements of the test. And congrats to my good friend Linda Dobbie and GCH Centara Jemma Jewel who also passed this test. There are eight elements to this test consisting of loud noises β€” including gun shots, quick moving objects, odd surfaces to walk over and lastly a crazy man walking towards them screaming and banging a stick on the ground.  The dogs must pass all the elements to pass the test. The Judges look for the dogs reactions.  I’ll post the video of Star’s Test. Congrats to both these girls Star and Jemma. They did great. πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰

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So similar to Sweden's mentality test. I'm impressed with how well both girls did! We should think about doing this for the PVSSC. Congratulations to you and Linda Dobbie!

That's wonderful!!! Great job, Star, Michelle, Jemma, and Linda! Sounds like fun. β€πŸΎπŸ˜‰

Another great weekend!!! Congratulations

Great day for Star and Jemma. They proved a sound temperament for the breed. Yeah!!!! πŸ˜€

Congratulations That sounds similare to our menralitytest.

Wow, I'm not sure that a lot of dogs could pass it, but I'd love to try! Congraatulations!

You ladies and your girls rock. Congratulations!πŸ€—πŸ€—

Congratulations Michelle and Linda! That is great. The test sounds really hard. Your girls rock!

Congratulations. Ruby would not pass that test!!!

That sounds like a rough test! Congratulations ladies and dogs!

Congratulations to all!

Congratulations!

Congratulations!

Congrats ladies!

Congratulations!

That's so cool! πŸ˜ƒπŸŽ‰β€

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Finally received Star’s Grand Champ Show picture.⭐️⭐️⭐️ ... See MoreSee Less

Finally received Star’s Grand Champ Show picture.⭐️⭐️⭐️

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Congratulations on this for the lovely Star!

Congratulations!! Star is lovely!!!!

Fantastic!!! Congrats!

Congratulations! Very pretty!πŸΎπŸ†πŸΎ

Congratulations, pretty girl.πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰

Beautiful photo! ❀🐾😍 Congratulations Star and Michelle Root! ❣

Awesome!

Woo hoo! Nice!

Wonderful πŸŽ‰πŸŽŠ

She is lovely

Nice girl!

Very nice Michelle! Beautiful outline. Congratulations!πŸΎπŸŽ‰πŸŽŠπŸŽˆ

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Happy National Dog Day from Brandy and the dog bed hog Lilly.β€οΈβ€οΈβ€οΈπŸ˜„πŸ˜„πŸ˜„ ... See MoreSee Less

Happy  National Dog Day from Brandy and the dog bed hog Lilly.β€οΈβ€οΈβ€οΈπŸ˜„πŸ˜„πŸ˜„

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Silly girl! 🀣 That's funny! Happy National Dog Day!!! β€πŸΎπŸ˜‰

Beautiful beautiful Fur Baby

It was a very hot four-day Shows at Cumberland, MD but very successful for Star who is now a Grand Championβ€” GCH Quasar Evening Star. Going Select three days and Best of Opposite today, Star completed the AKC requirements for Grand Champion. The weather was hot and so was Star ⭐️. Star handled the heat better then me. πŸ₯΅ Way to go Star 🌟 ... See MoreSee Less

It was a very hot four-day Shows at Cumberland, MD but very successful for Star who is now a Grand Championβ€” GCH Quasar Evening Star.  Going Select three days and Best of Opposite today, Star completed the AKC requirements for Grand Champion. The weather was hot and so was Star ⭐️. Star handled the heat better then me. πŸ₯΅  Way to go Star 🌟

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You have some Beautiful Standard Schnauzers ! Congratulations

Congrats Michelle and star sounds like a good weekend

Congratulations Michelle and Star! Great weekend all around, but I agree, too hot! πŸŽ‰β€οΈπŸ˜‚

Congratulations! That Star melts our hearts!

Congratulations to you both!

Congratulations , that’s great!

Congratulations Michelle and Star! πŸ‘πŸŽ‰πŸ‘

Congratulations Michelle and Star. Lovely girl!

Congratulations !!

Hooray Star and Michelle! Beautiful girl! ❀❀❀ Congratulations!!!

Congratulations

Congratulations

Congratulations!

Congratulations! πŸΎπŸ†πŸΎ

Congratulations!

Congratulations!!!

Congratulations

Congratulations

Congratulations πŸŽˆπŸŽŠπŸŽ‰

Congrats!!πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰πŸŽ‰

A very big congratulations to Team Star ⭐️ way to go!!!

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We attended The Potomac Valley Standard Schnauzer Club picnic. In addition an AKC Farm Dog practice run-thru was held. Dogs can earn an AKC Farm Dog title by completing 12 elements. We entered CH Quasar Evening Star who was the only dog to successfully pass all 12 elements. Star demonstrated her true working dog abilities. Many thanks to Pat and Randy Sutton for having this event at their farm/training facility. And not only do they have sheep and a burro β€” check out their prized Texas Longhorns!! Wow!! It was a fun filled day!πŸŽ‰πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸΎπŸΎ Some of the elements are pictured below. ... See MoreSee Less

We attended The Potomac Valley Standard Schnauzer Club picnic. In addition an AKC Farm Dog practice run-thru was held. Dogs can earn an AKC Farm Dog title by completing 12 elements. We entered CH Quasar Evening Star who was the only dog to successfully pass all 12 elements. Star demonstrated her true working dog abilities. Many thanks to Pat and Randy Sutton for having this event at their farm/training facility. And not only do they have sheep and a burro β€” check out their prized Texas Longhorns!! Wow!! It was a fun filled day!πŸŽ‰πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸΎπŸΎ Some of the elements are pictured below.

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Good job Star and Michelle.

Star is s natural working dog πŸ•. Great job.

Congratulations!

Congratulations!

So interesting Congratulations

Yay Star! Fun day! 😍❀🐾

Good work!

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First day of the Virginia Colony Cluster at the Gloucester KC Show and new CH Quasar Fleuer-De-Lis (Lilly) went Select for a Five Point Major toward her Grand Championship! Go Lilly!!! πŸŽ‰πŸ‘πŸ‘ She also went Best Owner Handler Standard Schnauzer!!
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First day of the Virginia Colony Cluster at the Gloucester KC Show and new CH Quasar Fleuer-De-Lis (Lilly) went Select for a Five Point Major toward her Grand Championship!  Go Lilly!!! πŸŽ‰πŸ‘πŸ‘  She also went Best Owner Handler Standard Schnauzer!!
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Wow! Hooray Lilly! Congratulations!!! ❀🐾πŸ’₯πŸ˜‰πŸ’–

Congratulations Lilly and Michelle! Very nice win!!

Congratulations! Nice win! Lily looked lovely.

Congratulations! Yay, Lily!

Congratulations! She's a pretty girl!!

Congratulations to you and Lily!

congratulations,what a beauty!

Congratulations!

Congratulations!πŸ‘πŸ»

Congrats to Team Quasar. Lily can truck around that ring. Great win for a brand new champion.

Huge congrats!!

Congratulations!!! Way to go!!

Congratulations

Congratulations

Congratulations!!

congrats!!!

Congrats!!

Well done.

Starting out right in a future specials career.

Congratulations to you and Lily!

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