Heading out for the 2017 AKC Nationals

Posted by on March 22, 2017 at 8:56 am

  I’m getting ready to head out for my 11th AKC Nationals, and it’s time to think about my goals for the event.  It’s a little bittersweet, because this will be Trip’s last one.  She has attended 10 times, which is just unbelievable to me.  I know I am so lucky to still be competing […]

Westminster JWW Sequences

Posted by on March 10, 2017 at 8:00 am

At the 4th Westminster Agility Championship, I had the pleasure of running a wonderfully tricky and fun JWW course from UK Judge Paul Moore.  The opening sequence had several challenges, and allowed for multiple handling options. The first challenge was the weave pole entry, and deciding which side of the weaves to handle from.  Having […]

A Comprehensive Look At Flying with your Dog

Posted by on February 15, 2017 at 10:19 pm

Ticket, Trek, and I recently returned from New York after competing in the 4th Westminster Agility Championship.  We had an amazing time, enjoyed the event immensely, and I was able to do a little sightseeing.  As a veterinarian, it’s hard for me to take too much time off of work, so one of the reasons […]