Mytee Samoyeds 

Founded by Tina Grant

Breeder and exhibitor of the Samoyed breed since 1985.

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Our little Cookiebug

In Memory of our


Cookie passed away on March 6th, 2000 at 14 years, 3 months of age.  She was known as my "little bug". The below story she tells was written a year before she died, but I still feel she's telling the story from above.  The thoughts I have for Cookie each and every day make my days filled with hope, like a good luck charm.  She was a very special and unique Samoyed and will be missed very much.
Pinehill's Lil Sugar Cookie 
  Mytee Samoyed's foundation



Hi!  My name is "Cookie", but my nickname is "Cookiebug"

     I thought I'd tell you about myself and introduce you to the person who raised me since I was a 6 month old puppy.  I am now over 13 years old, and spend practically every day with my mom, Tina.  During the day, I follow her around the house as she does her chores.  When she watches T.V. or works on the computer, I always try to join her.  When she sits down, I lay down.  When she heads for the refrigerator, I head for it too!  (All the their snacks are are in the refrigerator, mine are on top.)  She has been pretty good about giving me my daily "snacks".  I look forward to getting one each day.  

     The picture below is my mom, Tina, showing one of my other sons "Chip", Ch. Mytee's C C Cookie Monster, "C C" stands for "Chocolate Chip".  Chip was the only boy in my last litter of six.  I think that's why she chose the name "Cookie Monster".  I thought it was nice of her to name him after me; although, I clearly am not a monster!  Well, it's time to turn this page over to her.  It's nice to have you here and I hope you enjoy the visit!

Chip just won Winners dog and Best of Winners for a five point major
Hi!  My name is Tina!
         I've had a love for the Samoyed breed since I was twelve years old.  I've been showing and raising Samoyeds since 1985.  When I was a little girl, I had a very close and dear friend named, Mandy, who was part Samoyed.  I trained her to do quite a few unique tricks, like shake with all four legs, go over three hurdles in a row, and of course, roll over.  Mandy was a special friend and she would do anything for me, and visa versa.  One day, my dad, a couple of his friends, Mandy, and I were going up the Snake River on a boat to go fishing, and we were in a bad boat accident in swift current.  I had no life jacket on, and I was floating rapidly down the river.  I was getting really tired, so I started yelling for help.  Mandy had been swimming all over the river, and she was near the shore when she heard me.  She swam back to the middle of the river to reach me and as I was reaching for her collar, I was swept up in a small boat by Wally Beamer, who had heard us yelling while working in his shop.  It was only then that Mandy swam to the opposite shore and waited for someone to pick her up.  Although Mandy was not able to continue helping me, I will always remember her courage and dedication.  After Wally rescued me, we then went to pickup one of the two men from our boat.  Wally and I pulled him in the boat, not realizing, he had a heart attack while in the water. By that time, it was too late.  He was dead. 

         Myrna Beamer picked me up at the shoreline and took me to her home.  I then called my mom at work in Lewiston (26 miles away) to tell her what had happened and to please come.  The first car to make it to the scene was a reporter from KLEW TV.  More people came after that.  It was quite awhile before my dad made it up to the house to see me, but the big hug from him was worth the wait.  The whole time, I kept my eyes out the window at Mandy across the river, hoping that someone would bring her back.  I will never forget that day, the 10th of February, 1978. 

        Mandy joined "The Rainbow Bridge" in 1986.  Please take a moment to view our site,  Mytee's Rainbow Bridge which is our special dedication to her, along with some of the other Samoyeds from Mytee that have since joined her.  


     The "Mytee Samoyed" gang has come a long way.  Through the years we've been to many more shows, traveled all over the Northwest, attended four SCA National Specialties, but it's all slowed down the last several years as I've been working towards my judges license under semi-retirement.  I only have two Samoyeds left in my life at this time, Juan and Libby (see below), but I still get the urge to enter a dog show when it's feasible.  I have so many pictures from showing my dogs through the years that I'd love for you to see, so be sure to check out all my pages to see them all! 
Trip going to the Missoula dog shows 
Left to right:  Best of Breed - Chip with Tina, Best of Winners/Winners Bitch - Willow with Kathy, Reserve Winners Bitch - Niki with Tess
Motor home caravan trip to the Richland shows
Stetson family picture left to right:  Julie with Stetson, Hollie with Artic, Tess with Panda, and Tina with Libby.
Mytee Samoyeds in the present...


Northfork's Give Me Liberty

     Ch. Northfork's Stetson V Coty X Ch. Snowonders Causing Chaos



Northfork's A White Sport Coat

Ch. Orkdomain's Hit'n the Hi Note X Northfork's Give Me Liberty (ptd)




Rexann's Mytee Pretty in Pink

     Ch. Rexann-Nerak Capital Gains X Ch. Rexann's I Candee


 This web site is dedicated to all the

past, present, and future Samoyeds

that will always be close to my heart.



Are you thinking about buying a Samoyed puppy? 
  Check out the Samoyed listings of adults, rescues, puppies available, and 
upcoming litters on the web page.  
Be sure to read the important information on choosing a Samoyed and selecting the right breeder. 

Click here to check it out!



Mytee Samoyeds

Proud member of the Samoyed Club of America,

Samoyed Club of Washington State,

Willamette Valley Samoyed Fanciers,

Inland Northwest Samoyed Fanciers

and lifetime member of Lewis-Clark Kennel Club! 

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This web page is designed and maintained by  
Tina Grant of Mytee Samoyeds ~ 
Created February 1998 - Latest Revision January, 2012 - All rights reserved!


Tina's Favorite Links:

Samoyed Information: Web Page  Visit this page for information on Samoyeds and where to find one.  This web page is maintained by yours truly.
Welcome to the Samoyed Club of America!  The national breed club in the United States!
Samoyed Rescue Homepage  A list of Samoyeds desperately needing homes!
Sammy Angels Be an "angel" and help a Samoyed in need!
Save Our Samoyeds - S.O.S. Samoyed Rescue of South Texas, Inc.
Samoyed Association of Canada  The national breed club in the Canada!
Canadian Samoyed Rescue  Samoyed breed rescue in Canada.
Samoyed Home Page  Special home page for the Samoyed Dog!
The Samoyed Homepage The purpose of this site is to educate Samoyed fanciers on the Samoyed breed!
SamFans Homepage  Email discussion group for Samoyed Enthusiasts.
SamFan's Refrigerator Door  Pictures of Samoyeds belonging to SamFans subscribers.
Willamette Valley Samoyed Fancier's (WVSF) Homepage  One of our great northwest Samoyed clubs.
Potomac Valley Samoyed Club  Information provided by the Potomac Valley Samoyed Club.
White Pine Outfitters  Specializing in top quality dog equipment and supplies for your canine companion!
Hot Diggity Dog  Specializing in Samoyeds and other breeds; crafted items made from fabric.

Web Pages for Samoyed Friends, Breeders & Enthusiasts:
Silver Fox Samoyeds  Judie and Clark Lucas; Idaho, USA
Northfork Samoyeds  Hollie Eller; Idaho, USA
Dashing Sams  Bob and Jill Wilson; Idaho, USA
Whitecotton Samoyeds  Susan Whitecotton; California, USA
Mystery Samoyed's Home Page  Kaye Sawyer and Terry Woods; Oregon, USA
Polar Mist Samoyeds  Lynette Blue; Oregon, USA
Snowstar Samoyeds  Marg MacFadden; Prince Edward Island, CANADA
Legacy Samoyeds  Cathy Powell; Virginia, USA
Shadow-Woods Samoyeds  Stirling and Patti Rasmussen; Virginia, USA
Victoria Samoyeds and Shiba Inu  Ruth Gillum, Kentucky, USA

d'Keta Samoyeds  Celinda and Jim Cheskawich and Christie Smith; Oregon, USA


Other Dog Related Links:
Welcome to the AKC
Orthopedic Foundation for Animals
Canine Eye Registration Foundation, Inc.

Cashmere Akitas  Tess Crawford-Bradley, breeder-owner-handler of Akitas in Idaho, USA

Sausage Stables Standard Dachshunds  Miki Perry, breeder-owner-handler of Standard Dachshunds in Oregon, USA

Sapphire Akitas  This web site was built for my friend Katrina Popham of Sapphire Akitas!


Lewiston, Idaho Links:
Welcome to Lewiston, Idaho!
Lewiston Morning Tribune
Inland Northwest Classified Ads

Lewis-Clark Kennel Club  Kennel club in Lewiston, Idaho and Clarkston, Washington

Tina's Web Gallery (web sites I've design and maintained) 
Mercury Cougar XR7-G Home Page  Loads of pictures and information for XR7-G Cougars! Web Page  This page is full of helpful information on Samoyeds and finding a breeder.
Panda's World of Panda'monium  I made this page for our Samoyed that gives "pandemonium" a new name!
Chip's Page for Mytee Samoyeds  One of our boys, "Ch. Mytee's C C Cookie Monster."
Mytee's Rainbow Bridge  A page dedicated to those special Samoyeds that were once a part of my life.
Hells Canyon Brewery  This page was built for my sister Connie as a birthday present for her husband Doug Howell.  Doug loves making beer!

Bill's Auto Body and Exhaust  Web page built for Bill and Denise Hall of Bill's Auto Body in Orofino.

High Ground Village Apartments  Created this web site for my cousin Dana and her husband Moe in Winnemucca, Nevada.

Sapphire Akitas  This web site was built for my friend Katrina Popham of Sapphire Akitas!

Outkast Marine  Built this web site for my brother Mike Grant.

Sausage Stables Dachshunds  Miki Perry of Eagle Point, Oregon originally owned this web site which I started to maintain for her in November 2008.




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