The leoletter


The “LeoLetter: Great Dogs, Great People,” is the official quarterly publication of the Leonberger Club of America. It is the primary means of communication for Club business, news, educational & health materials, and matters of general interest to all Leo Lovers. Our volunteer publishing team is committed to serving the Leonberger community by maintaining the highest possible standards of creativity and excellence.

Publishing Schedule

Q2 2023 Submissions Jun. 3 / Mail mid-Jul
Q3 2023 Submissions Aug. 5 / Mail mid-Sept
Q4 2023 Submissions Nov. 4 / Mail mid-Dec

Upcoming Themes

Q2 2023 National Specialty Recap
Q3 2023 Leo Expressions
Q4 2023 Snowbergers

LeoLetter Committee

Chair / Editor

Advisor / Layout


Barbara Shifflett

Board Liason

Club Business

Missy St. Pierre-Sands

Section Editors

Content Development

Rosemary Lyon

Forever in our hearts

Anne Robinson

New members

Elizabeth Burnham

New Titles

Lise Brandhagen

Working Leos

Advertising / Communication

Design Assistants / Photo Editing

Kerry King
Soohyun Ham
Tony Rios


Aleida Rios
Gary Reid
Jill Gonzalez
Lynn Gregory
Nadine Chunka 
Shannon White 
Shelly Mabbs

Current Issue


Show Results

Email as attachment in Word or Text format to shows at
Please remember to submit a write-up of the event (the social side of things) to accompany your results.


We love to show-off our Leos, and the more photos we have the easier this is.
Email the following information to Photos @

  • Person submitting including Address, Phone and Email
  • Purpose of submission (library, cover contest, etc)
  • Name of all people in photograph, with description (i.e. L to R, etc)
  • Registered and/or call names of dog(s)  with Owners names
  • Statement that you hold exclusive rights to the photo
  • Grant permission to use the photo for any and all purposes related to publishing the LeoLetter


You can make payment by check or online through Paypal. Your ad will be processed and published following payment.

Contact the LeoLetter Team

Leoletter Contact

Submissions Gallery from our Latest LeoLetter

We receive hundreds of photos from our members for every LeoLetter, and while we would love to include them all in print – we just don’t have room! So please enjoy this gallery from our latest issue.