Agility Debut

 

Renee and Sydney made their agility debut at the YJRTN (all Jack Russells) trial in CT. 1st Q and winning 1st place in Agility I.

 Also our  first time playing a snookers game earning 24 points and even ribboned. Was beyond the moon with excitement!

Thanks so much for having great foundation classes and instructors!!

Thanks so much to Cris and K9 connection!!!

TDI Certification

 

 

Congratulations to Wendy and Fred for earning their TDI Certification!  They thank Kathy Sayles for all their training!

Trick Star

 

 

Congrats to Christine and Bronx for earning their Novice, Intermediate and Advanced Trick Certifications!

Congratulations!

Gus and Kristi earned their RN title and took first place at the Bull Mastiff Trial on 5/6/18 with a score of 97/100!!

Way to show!!

Congratulations!

Ch Icycold Third Time SC aka Charm (Ibizan Hound)

Owned and handled by Mia Speciale took a Group 1, in the hound group, at SCKC on 4/28/18.

What a team!!

 

 

CGC Certifications

Congrats to Robin & Eva, Johnna & Shelby, Wendy & Fred, Anna & Jocko!

Alexa and Ruby

Congratulations to Alexa and Ruby earning some

ribbons and 3 Q’s at a recent North American Dog Agility Council trial!

Way to show you 2!

Conditioning Workshop

November 12, 2017

10:00-2:00 at K9 Connection

In the introductory workshop handlers and dogs will learn the benefits of balanced training, learn the proper foundation exercises to start off right and get the most out of training sessions. Teach your dog how to engage their core while introducing them safely to equipment and exercises that will strengthen, increase range of motion and flexibility, and improve muscle tone, balance and endurance.  

*please note these exercises are geared toward healthy dogs with no physical problems or injuries. All participants should speak with their veterinarian before starting any exercise program.  

For more information on Carolyn, go to  www.carolynclose.com

Working Spot $100 and Auditing Spot $45.    Email to register k9connection1@gmail.com

 

Best of Breed and Show

A fun weekend in NJ Doc, Fairmont N Speedway’s I Shot The Sheriff,

came home with a BOS win Saturday and  BOB and sporting group four under judge David Haddock

in his ring debut in the 4-6 puppy competition owner/handled by Lorena Clark

Kristi and Gus

Another great Rally team showing for the 1st time received

two 2nd place awards closing in on their Rally Novice Title!

Katie and Riley

Congrats to Katie and Riley showing in Rally for the 1st time and

receiving a 3rd and 4th placement working towards their Rally Novice Title!

AKC Companion Dog

Congratulations to Jerry and Denise for their lab Breakheart Hill’s Sweet Stuart earning the AKC Companion Dog

title by qualifying for his third leg at the Rhode Island Kennel Club trial on April 16, 2017.

MACH Title

CONGRATULATIONS to Richard and Zaeta for earning their recent MACH Title in Agility!

MACH Darling Hill Princess Zaeta Eclipse, CGC,RE,JH,CDX,CDX-C,MX,MXB,MXJ,MJB,XF,T2B

Rally Advanced Title

 

Congratulations to Linda and Pat on their Rally Advanced Title with

“Sparkie”-Irish Hill Heaven Sent RN

Trick Dog Certifications

CONGRATS to Dodi and Walter and pups earning their TKN (Trick Dog Novice), TKI (Trick Dog Intermediate), and  TKA (Trick Dog Advanced) titles.

Tooshie = U-RO3, U-GrCH, IC-CHSP, IC-CHI Mardovar’s Gonna Moon Ya CD, BN, RE, CCA, CGCA, TKA, THDN

Summer = U-GrCH Goldenway Mardovar’s Firefly CGCA, TKA, THDN, C-SN

Flyer = MBISS AmGCH-S. Birnam Wood’s Ray D. O’Flyer SDHF, CDX, GN, RAE, CGCA, TKA, THDN

Agility’s Tillie Mania!

TitleMania’s top overall 14″ performance dog, 2nd in Gamblers and Third in Snooker on the East coast!

SO proud of Julie and Tillie, her Snooker Bronze title and qualifying in Gamblers 3 times this weekend!

Trick Dog Certifications

CONGRATS to our trainer Kathy and these two special girls earning three AKC trick titles each!! Novice, Intermediate and Advanced!

Tanzy Nycoma Way Stellar Design CDX RN TKN TKI TKA CGC NJC TN-N
And Miss Crush proved to be just as “tricky”! Maritime Sweet Affinity CGC TKN TKI TKA

Creed is super excited! He earned his first title today…AKC Novice Trick Dog!!  Maritime Soul Belief TKN

The trick titles really are fun and they take practice and work – after all obedience actually is a whole lot of tricks