One of the hardest things about IPO/Schutzhund, in my opinion, is the getting started. Check out any IPO Facebook group and it is flooded with newbies that want to get involved but have no idea how. I experienced first hand how hard it is, too, being a relative newbie myself! So, one newbie to another, … Continue reading Being an IPO Newbie – Part 1 – Puppy or Club First?
On Thanksgiving Day, Brody and I met with some friends from club to do a little training, because there are no days off in schutzhund! We had a lot of fun fooling around with some heeling skills and working on engagement. As you can see in the video, Brody is a very enthusiastic heeler, but … Continue reading Keeping Heeling Fun on Turkey Day
I guess I should begin by sharing how exactly I ended up a newby Malinois owner a little over a year ago... Brody - AKC registered name "Brodimus Maximus" (my husband picked it, not me) - is a purebred Belgian Malinois born in March of 2016. He came into my life in June of that … Continue reading Just My Maligator and Me – How We Came To Be
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