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Agility and Puppies

Just found an article to share with you all about starting your Gordon Setter puppy in Agility training. As with any responsible trainer the author reminds us that puppies are growing and because it’s easy to cause growth plate related injuries, cautions us not to engage in… 168 more words


Flyball is Flipping Fun!

We’re very pleased to welcome, once again, Diane Dargay as our Guest Blogger. Today she shares another great Performance Event, and judging by the look on her dog’s faces it must be a favorite of theirs as it sure looks like they’re having a blast to me. 773 more words

Gordon Setter

Coursing Ability Tests - Go Gordons!!!!

Welcome Guest Blogger РDiane Dargay 

Diane tells us that she agrees wholeheartedly with Linda Stebbins who mentioned that one “needs to have a sense of humor to own this breed” (Gordon Setter). 352 more words

Gordon Setter

April 20th-26th Events!

April fun fact: April is Humor Month. Go and have yourself a few laughs!

April 20th-26th Event Schedule!

1. Animals As Companions. Veterans, seniors, and children can enjoy the love and companionship of a friendly animal! 465 more words

Going to the GSCA National? Take a quick survey to see how many others will be there too!

We promise to keep a running count posted here of how many people answer YES, they are planning to attend the GSCA National Specialty, Purina Farms, St. 52 more words

Dog Shows

Clicker Training - what is it - how to do it - resource links

In the past couple of days we’ve heard from two Agility competitors, Susan Nelson and Linda Stebbins who both mentioned using clicker training as a core beginning for the more advanced work we see in Agility. 541 more words


Ready Set(ter) GOOOO!

I am so very pleased to welcome this week’s Guest Blogger – Linda Stebbins of Los Ranchos NM to share her training experience in Agility. I know you’ll all treat her right, give her a big round of applause or shake her hand and say “thanks so much” next time you see her! 1,614 more words