So, this past weekend, I attended an absolutely fabulous seminar put on by my home club (I didn't have anything to do with the planning or running of said seminar, so no kudos for me), and DVG-America. I'll write up a seminar report soon, but generally it was a great opportunity to get some input … Continue reading Being an IPO Newbie – Part 12 – More Things You’re Doing to Annoy Everyone
It's been a couple of weeks since I've updated. No excuses, I just haven't gotten to it. 😦 It's been a relatively uneventful couple of weeks, in any case. We've continued to chip away at Brody's control issues in C Phase, and have made some steps forward, as well as back. His heeling in Secondary … Continue reading Weekly (or Monthly, in this Case) Recap
It's been a bit on the Newbie's Guide, but I (and some others around me) have been working through some things recently that I'm thinking it might be time to share, as it may save some heartache for someone else down the road... This is really more of a personal perspective than a "guide" post, … Continue reading Newbie’s Perspective – Advocating for Yourself
I'm a day late. Whoops. Last week was the AKC Obedience/Rally/FastCat/Too Much Stuff Trial here in our hometown. It's a huge AKC show that also happens to include a Malinois Specialty (that Mr. Floppinois cannot enter, obviously, but it's fun to watch). Brody and I have now been to a total of three AKC trials, … Continue reading Weekly Recap – Brody goes AKC; Hilarity Ensues.