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(6 September 2017)
Agility is soooo tiring....
Photo: Cindy Osborne
With all the heats
completed and 50 invitations sent out, who will win
the 2017 ROYAL CANINŽ Agility Challenge Final
at the Malvern Autumn Show on 24 September?
- Chipping Norton is holding a two day show in July
next year instead of two one day shows in June and July.
- Jonathan Hallam has updated his entry on the
Judges A-List. He has been judging since 2012 and has applied for Champ status.
- Doreen Sizeland has decided to start judging
again after a two year break.
Heather Smith's rescue
collie Milo was a nutral agility dog but in May, he had to have his hind leg
amputated. Well, he's back now...
Vallom's funeral will be held on Friday, 22 September at St Richard's Chapel,
Sussex & Surrey Crematorium, Balcombe Road, Crawley RH10 3NQ. Start time is 2.15
Welcome to Tailwaggers Agility Club (formerly Tailwaggers Dog Training) in
- Spend a spooky Saturday at the Devana Dogs fancy dress show
- There will be a fun
Agility show in aid of Kirika, a pup with Avoscular
Necrosis and Pet Savers in October (Glos)
- New better late than never show
schedule: Train in the Ring (September)
- Following an admin error and after KC advice, Special Sams
Low Steeplechase Cup Qualifiers at the September Train in the Ring show have
been moved to separate qualifier classes 62 and 63.
- Revised schedule: Orchard (September/October)
- Revised ring plan: Agiity4England
The Kennel Club has opened its
new offices in Aylesbury,
- Lots of new dates for Spring and
Summer UKA shows: GT (January and June) PAwS (January and April), Dogs
Matter (January and February) Easter UKA (March), Lydiard (April) Broadlands
(April) LADS (April), Red Run (May), Quad Paws (May), Phoenix (May/June) ,
Agility Rocks for Devon (June), Sutton Weavers (June), Just Sox (June/July),
LAPS (July), RUFFS (July), UKA Week (July/August), Agility Rocks for Teejay
(August), Haw Bridge (August) and Lechlade K9 (September)
- The 5th November Dig It Dogs
Winter show is now full.
It was the
second time that Mandy Melville-Love and Darren Stokes had been chosen for
the IMCA/PAWC Team UK. This year they went armed with Photizo red light
Agility Rocks, Dogs Matter and
PAwS Shows have teamed up to bring you The UKA South West Winter Finals.
Farm Animal Rescue Centre in Kent who are holding an unaffiliated agility
show at their 4th 'Dog Day' on 1st October 2017
are looking for unwanted rosettes.
Welcome to judge Roy
Seal who has just joined the A-List.
- Save this
show date if you are in the Essex area: Valley Farm (July)
could make a fantastic agility dog - equally he could turn his paw to
flyball, obedience or clicker training.
Bartram has updated his entry on the Judges A-List. He is now GJP Approved.
- New 'just
for fun' show schedule: Blaircoch (October)
A few spaces have
become available to train with Diamond Dogz ( Bucks )
- Enjoy a fun
filled New Years Day at Waverunners Steeplechase show.
Put your Winter
training plans into practice with Waverunners Agility popular TiTR evenings.
The entry list for the England WAO try outs is now
available on the Show Diary.
Time to start thinking about putting away your caravan
and camping stuff and maybe sell some of things yu don't need on the
v. British courses - what are the differences and what are the implications?
Announcing The CSJ Agility Open 2018 at Addington
Manor next June - a new and exciting challenge for the ambitious Agility
- Judges Robin and Kay Cope have both retired after almost 24 years of
Dog Club now teaches Competitive as well as Just for Fun agility. (Leics)
- 3 Ls
Agility (Loon Lodge Loonies) has moved. (Essex)
- After judging 150 dogs at Letchworth show, Christine Brown has confirmed her
decision to retire from judging.
- Other judges who have retired include John and Sue Omlo, Wendy Osborne,
Helen Walland and Denise Welsh.
- Judge Phil Majster has moved house.
- Is the
Festive Challenge Open Agility Show the last agility test of 2017?
- It was a sad
week for agility, losing two more members of our community - Liz Spreadbury
and Gary Bye.
3 month old pup Pepsi is
a bright little spark who needs an active home
The inaugural LOW
550 National Jumping Cup Final took place at Cirencester Park on Saturday,
Ring plan for the Agiilty4England show now ready to
New schedules: Agility Ability October and November),
Beachside *December, November, February and March) and T&A
Agility is so tiring...
Collie X Lucy is the type of dog that would thrive on
the competition. As long as the owner was committed, she would work as hard
Sunshine is a high energy collie pup - very fast at
running - who will need lots of space to run around and burn off her energy.
Terrier X Archie is an active boy who would benefit from a dog activity.
Photizo is a non-invasive
tool that helps promote natural healing for all musculoskeletal conditions
and speeds up wound healing.
- Rainbow Dog
Training has changed its name to Rainbow Mutts Agility Dog Training and
updated its club contact details.
schedules: Prestwood (October), Excel (October) Scrambles (October,
November, December, January, February, March and April - TBC) and Agillidogz
(November, December, January, February and March)
following dogs from Many Tears have been rehomed: Jed, Fizz, Precious,
Choice, Ariel, Hero, All Fun, Hovis, Nelly, Nora, Pepsi, Fanta and Matt.
member of our extended agility family is shining bright in the sky. Sarah
Vallom passed away on 4th September.
2018 show dates for your Diary: Agillidogz (2 x June, August and September)
- Lu Candy
has decided to change the date of the Scrambles show on 15th October to the
The minutes of the July KC Council meeting can now be
found on the Kennel Club website
schedule and entry form for the Ross-shire show in October.
version of the TAG schedule.
South Devon schedule.
- New show
schedules: IADSA (October), Bitz 'n Bobz Unaffiliated (October), Bitz 'n
Bobz - KC (October), North Downs (November), Wilmslow (November) and
Moonlight Winter Series (October, November, December, January, February and
dates for your show diary: Maidstone Agility Dogs (June/July) and Bitz 'N
Bobz Unaffiliated (November, December, January, February, March and April)
- 4 year
old collie Cadi took straight to agility trainer Sandra and her dogs and a
marriage made in heaven was forged.
Paws, named after Paula Tennysons's relations Lord Alfred, is an behaviour
and basic obedience club now offering fun agility classes.
- Though now living in Bulgaria, Brit Shelagh Payne is still judging on the EU
Breerock running orders can now be downloaded
from the documents page at Showtime
- Lola is a high energy collie girl who
would like something to keep her mind active.
Lechlade ring plan now available to download
Golden Valley Show in June 2018 will take place at Top Barn Farm.
as usual, is a two day show - Champ on Saturday and Premier on Sunday.
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