Tag Archives: USDAA agility

Plenty of pups

On Tuesday, when it was a perfect fall day, Chico and I went for a walk with eight, yes, EIGHT, other dogs. Three Portuguese Water Dogs, three Australian Shepherds, a Mini-Aussie, and Pointer.  Chico did not engage in interactive play, … Continue reading

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4th of July weekend at Sugar Bush Farm

This going camping at a place where they are having an agility trial is really working for us. I did backpack camping as a girl, and having a car and an air mattress (hey, I actually like the camping pad … Continue reading

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More about Stowe and NOMAD

We went to camp and play USDAA at the Trapp Family Lodge last weekend and it was a lovely and relaxing experience. The agility was hard, and we didn’t do a lot of whole courses, it felt like the right … Continue reading

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Chico is loved

Last weekend we went and did AKC agility on Friday (two Qs, one of which was the final leg for our Excellent Jumpers title) and then to Eva’s for Friday night, Saturday and Saturday night, then to USDAA agility on Sunday … Continue reading

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Toss it

Julie has been video recording a lot of our runs lately, the good ones, the bad ones – who knows going in. But here’s the cool thing she does – after you watch the “bad” one…she erases it. It’s over, … Continue reading

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Weaves

Here’s Chico in a practice session at Julie’s: Hear him roar, he owns them suckers. Here’s a compilation of our weaves at the AKC trial a couple weeks ago: Not a lot of weave pole ownership there. One thing I … Continue reading

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Sounds like fun, let’s go!

Vermont based agility club NOMAD is having a three day trial in this summer. Held at the Trapp Family Lodge. The singing von Trapp family of Sound of Music fame moved to Vermont when they left Austira and settled in Vermont. … Continue reading

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Standard and Pairs runs

For those of you who like travel stories better, sorry, but today you get two more agility runs. Third class of the day was Standard and this was our least effective run, I let down on Chico. It was tough at … Continue reading

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Last weekend’s USDAA Jumpers and Gamblers

We had four runs last weekend and since Paws in Action was there, I have video of all four. I’ll give you two today and two the next time, how about that? First class of the day was P3 Jumpers. … Continue reading

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Plans are made to be changed

Blizzard watch for tomorrow, but I have a plan. We got up this morning, drove through light snow, arrived at the trial at 10, rather earlier than I thought we needed to be, but I didn’t know but that people would cancel … Continue reading

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