20 Reasons the UKI Open is the Place To Be

This past weekend I headed to Jacksonville, FL to be a full-time volunteer at the 4-day UKI Open. I anticipated that I would enjoy myself while giving back to the sport, but what I didn’t expect was the heaping dose of rejuvenation and the even larger shot of inspiration that the UKI Open is actively […]

UKI Open Courses 2017 – Friday

To read about my amazingly spectacular and fun 4-Day UKI Open experience, Click HERE Ring size is approximately 130 x 130 (actual was more like 140 x 140) Snooker Briefing: Times are as follows: Regular Height 8″ 12″ 16″ 20″ 22″ 24″ Times 48 sec 45 sec Select Height 4 s 8 s 12 s […]

4 Behaviors That Could Mean Trouble for Your Dog

Menacing, Charging, Barking and Zoomies Oh My!

When a vague Facebook post falsely gave the impression that Novice dogs were being excused and written up at a trial for things like barking and having a case of the zoomies around the agility ring, the internet went wild! Statements like: “Tell us who the judges were so we don’t show under them!”, “Judge’s […]

The Handler’s Guide to Surviving and Thriving in the Dog Agility Trial Environment

NEW Online Mentoring Program - Agility Trial Life Skills

Oh my gosh, my 1st agility trial felt like a disaster. My dog and I showed up without treats, without a crate and it turns out she’d never seen a full size table and kept going under it during our run. I somehow survived, thanks to those newly made agility friends, and now it’s time […]

AKC Statement Regarding Dog Flu and Best Practices

Lots of information and speculation flying through the internet and throughout dog circles about the Canine Influenza Virus. I’m sharing a post I received from the AKC on the topic, please do forward this information. On a personal note, my family has made the choice to treat this like we would the human flu (note: I do […]

How To Easily Track Those Agility Titles

3-Step FREEBIE Worksheet to Track Qs, Titles and Official Results

I recently moved across the country (literally from Seattle, WA to South Florida) and during that process I took some time off of competing in agility to settle myself, my hubby and my 4-legged family into our new location (we’re loving it here by the way!). Now it’s time to get back in the game […]