The Latest News -- 2018
January 19, 2018 - (Rose City Classic, Portland, OR) Hazel navigated Joy to a reserve winners bitch. I wasn't there but did see them on Saturday. Joy looks fantastic and Hazel does such a great job with her! Good job Team Joy.
January 26, 2018 - (Beaverton, OR) Baloux, Brynn and Baxter participated in a Pile of Puppies visit with beautiful Lyla and her family. Please visit the Pile of Puppies page to see more photos.
February 24th, 2018 - (Linn County Kennel Club; Albany, OR) Finn was select dog for another point and defeat toward his Grand Championship.
February 27, 2018 - (Albany, OR) Amber showed off some of her newly learned skills and earned her Canine Good Citizen (CGC).
March 2, 2018 - (Tigard, OR) Baloux, Brynn and Amber participated in a Pile of Puppies visit with beautiful Claire and her family. Please visit the Pile of Puppies page to see more photos and learn Claire's story.
March 31st, 2018 - ( Chintimini Kennel Club, Albany, OR) Brynn and Baloux showed for the 4-6 puppy competition. Baloux was BOB puppy and Toy Puppy Group 3rd, Brynn was BOS to her brother. They had a great time!
March 31st & April 1st, 2018 - ( Chintimini Kennel Club, Albany, OR) Team Rudy Reudy competed in Rally Novice for their first time. Rudy earned two legs of his title with a 1st and a 3rd place. Good job Linda and Rudy!
April 8th, 2018 - (My Dog's Gym, Salem, OR) Rudy Reudy finished his Rally Novice title with a first place and a score of 98. WTG Team Rudy!
April 21st, 2018 - ( My Dog's Gym, Salem, OR) Rudy finished his UKC CD title. He performed beautifully and went High in Trial! I am so proud of Team Rudy!
April 22nd, 2018 - ( My Dog's Gym, Salem, OR) After finishing his UCD Rudy moved up to UKC Open class for his first time. He earned his first leg and was High in Trial for a second day in a row. Linda and Rudy are amazing!
April 24th, 2018 - ( Linn County Kennel Club, Albany, OR) Amber tested and earned her Novice Trick title. She is such a fun girl!
April 29th, 2018 - ( Sherwood Dog Training Club, Canby, OR) Amber and I competed in our first Obedience Trial. She earned her first leg in Beginner Novice. With a score of 194 she was 2nd place out of 5. Looking forward to our upcoming trials.
June 2nd, 2018 - ( Five Valley KC - Missoula, Montana ) Amber and I competed in both Beginner Novice and Rally Novice earning a leg in each. Rally Novice for her first time she did an excellent job we scored a perfect 100 and second place by 17 seconds. In Beginner Novice we also took 2nd place with a score of 196.
June, 2018 - ( Portland, OR) Team Rudy tested for his trick titles. He earned all three in one day. TKN, TKI and TKA. I would have loved to watch. He is such a smart boy and has such a wonderful trainer!
June 16th & 17th, 2018 - ( EDOC - Eugene, OR) Team Rudy competed in Rally Advanced. He earned two legs! It was a pleasure to be there and watch them! Great job Linda and Rudy!
June 23rd, 2018 - ( Clackamas Kennel Club, Canby, OR) Baloux made his debut in the show ring. We were excited to win the bred by class and absolutely thrilled to go on to be Winners Dog for a 3 point major. What a good boy!
July 21st/22nd, 2018 - ( Portland Kennel Club, (Stumptown shows) Portland, OR) Baloux had a nice weekend. Winners dog on Saturday for a point and Reserve Winners dog on Sunday. We had a great time.
September 8th, 2018 - ( Lewiston, ID) Joy and Hazel competed in a Match and took Best in Match! Congratulations to Team Joy! I am so proud of you girls!
October 27th, 2018 - ( Papillon Club of Columbia River Specialty, Ridgefield, WA) Ivan received an AOM (Awards of Merit) out of a very nice line up of specials. Ivan was also Best Veteran. He was so happy to be back in the ring! You would have never known it had been over 4 years since he had been in the ring. Such a special and fun dog to show!
October 28th, 2018 - ( Papillon Club of Columbia River Specialty, Ridgefield, WA) Ivan and Skye both received AOM (Awards of Merit) in a nice line up of specials. Ivan was also Best Veteran and Best Veteran in Sweeps. Skye was also Best of Opposite Veteran in Sweeps. Such a fun weekend showing the old guys. I am not sure who had more fun us or them.
November 11th, 2018 - (Portland, OR ) Halley, Phin and Gemini did a Pile of Puppies visit with a young man and his family. They did an amazing job of entertaining them. Lots of butterfly kisses, smiles and giggles. Such a joy to share my puppies!