CiaoBella Labrador Retrievers                                                                         

Meet CiaoBella MEADOW Der Engel, CD, BN, RE, RA, RN, THDN, CGCA
Registered Pet Therapy Dog, Complex Rating
Picture Wall:
​NADAC Agility Trial, Salem VA
Earned RN Title, Fredericksburg, VA 

Claytor Lake Swimming vacation

Snowy winter on the farm

Thinks she is still a puppy- her favorite hiding spot under the dining room chair!

CGC, Vinton, VA

First introduction to the resident cat at the Vet office

Conformation Stack pictures at 7.5 weeks of age


​6 weeks old in the strawberry patch on the farm!

Meadow doing her Pet Therapy volunteer work at 16 months old.

Meadow earned her first coveted PURPLE RIBBON in Winchester, VA at 27 months old: Beginner Obedience Novice: BN- Title!!!!

Meadow earned two legs of her AKC Companion Dog Title at the Strawberry Cluster in Lakeland, FL at 34 months. She was awarded FIRST place in both entries!
Earned her full title by taking second place within a class of 9 exhibitors at age 39 months following her first litter of puppies!
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These pictures are the result of a photo shoot with Jenny Mitchell of Tealwood Labradors,
Jenny knows just how to capture the spirit of our precious companions!
In these pictures Meadow is just 2 years old and at 75 lbs is just starting to fill out. She will be fully grown at 2.5 years old. On the right Meadow is dressed in her Pet Partners vest that she wears during her Hospital visits.
Registered Pet Therapy Dog 
Complex Rating via Pet Partners 
( A/K/A Delta Society )   
The daughter of our Bella and Tealwood's Hit Me With Your Best Shot, Buddy,was born on 4/25/2013 with an impressive pedigree of good temperament and soundness as well as proven ability in both conformation and performance. Identified also as a service dog prospect at age 7.5 weeks we retained her as our breeding program prospect and she is quickly surpassing our expectations in terms of intelligence, temperament and work ability/performance. 
A.K.C. Canine Good Citizen Certification (CGC):
She passed her CGC at 11 months! 
A.K.C. Community Good Citizen Certification ( CGCA):
This is the advanced CGC with evaluation in a city neighborhood
A.K.C. Pet Therapy Dog Title:
She passed her Pet Therapy exam at just 16 months of age and already earned her AKC Pet Therapy Dog Title. 
A.K.C. Rally Novice Title:
She earned this Title along with award ribbons by entering just three Trial legs at age 20 months!
A.K.C. Rally Advanced Title:
She also took FIRST place while earning her FIRST Rally Advanced leg and earned her Rally Advanced Title at 25 months.
A.K.C. Rally Excellent Title:
She earned this Title along with award ribbons by entering just three Trial legs at age 23 months.
A.K.C. Beginner Novice Obedience Title:
She took FIRST place and earned her first leg with a score of 193/200. She took a Second Place ribbon for her second and third leg, and earned her title at 27 months.
A.K.C. Companion Dog Title:
She took two FIRST Place and one Second Place awards earning her Companion Dog Title!
NADAC Intro Agility:
In her first Agility Trial at age 22 months she took FIRST place in her class and earned her first leg at the INTRO level.
A.K.C. Rally Advanced Excellent Title (RAE1)
She has already earned six double ques of 10 needed!

She is serving our community as a Pet Therapy dog in regional hospitals and by visiting with Hospice Patients at home and in nursing home settings.  In addition she also serves as the Neutral Dog during various Pet Therapy Team evaluations in our region. 

OFA Hips: Good
OFA Elbows: Normal
OFA Cardio: Cleared by cardiologist
OFA Eyes annually: Normal again as of 2018
Optigen: Cleared for PRA 
CNM: Clear
EIC:  Carrier
Full Dentition