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In your own time...
To find out what's new in the past week on the site, simply click on a link and
off you go. All items are arranged in chronological order by colour with the
latest at the top of the page.
We update the website with your news and information on a
daily basis, when possible.
Here's the past week, more or less, at a glance.
Okay, off you go or should we say, in your own time...
Pic of the Litter
17th September 2019
Little dog. Big Jump.
Rebecca Atkin's Rommie rescue Teagan measures LHO
but seems to have built-in springs.
the 2019 outdoor season draws to a close, it is a good time to pause and
reflect on issues in dog agility, proposed changes and the general feel of
our sport. Is Agility still the 'Happy Sport?'
The next meeting of the Kennel
Club Agility Liaison Council will be held at the Kennel Club in London on
Thursday,16th January 2020.
If you are
going to Dog Vegas at Oakhill next weekend, please read the show information
sheet as it has very important info about access to the venue and a rule
from the venue that you must comply with.
tailgate guard wanted to fit 2015 Hyundai ix35
Excel Dog Agility no longer has a website but you can
find them on FB.
a new club in South Herts, has places for dogs at Beginners and Competition
level on Thursday evenings.
years after 'finding' agility, Ryedale Agility Training-Club was founded.
Pre-register for the Canine Body Language Workshop now and get 20% off.
The Kennel Club will be issuing full refunds to all
competitors for the Friday and Saturday of the Kennel Club Festival which
2020 KCIAF is moving to the Rutland Showground.
More agility show dates for
2020 and 2021: Derbyshire (January 2020, July and January 2021 and July
2021), Barnstaple (March and August), Dartmoor (May, August and November),
Isle of Man (May) and Axstane (June)
Hoopers Winter League launched (October, November, December, January,
February and March)
guard wanted for a 2008 Peugeot 308 hatchback please.
You'd never guess that Rebecca Atkin's Rommie rescue
Teagan trains with the big dogs (Great Danes) at Harlequin Agility
New show schedules: Excel
(October) and Stonebridge (November)
The UKA Nationals is back (JUly
To celebrate Iain Patz's
review, Agility World is offering £20 off the rrp of all Salomon Supercross
and Supercross GTX trainers ordered via the website until the end of
September whilst stocks last.
All the 2020 UKA shows, thus far,
are now on the Agilitynet Show Diary.
Just arrived... Christmas schedule
from Kelluki including classes such as Rocking Around the Christmas Tree and
Bauble & Spoon Steeple Chase (December)
New show dates: Stonebridge
(January and February), Dartmoor (February), Blackdown (March) and Agility
Rocks in Devon (May)
Wanted... Windbreak Leisure fencing.
The Kennel Club is looking for individuals to join the
Ring Party for The 2019 Kennel Club Olympia Agility Stakes Finals
a lively, Husky X who enjoys being given activities to do and needs a home
where someone will be with him a lot of the time.
JRT Bob was rescued from Romania as a tiny pup and has been in foster care
in the UK. Now it's time he find a home of his own.
DTC has a new name - Wilts K9 Training. All other details remain the same.
The closing date for the
Crooked Oak October show has been extended to 2nd October.
Georgie Bearder will be honoured at The House of Lords for her unceasing
efforts raising more than £4000 by selling hand-painted glasses and carrying
water at agility shows.
Forever Running by Night is a brand new, innovative
dog show hosted by Forever Running. This will be the first time a show has
been run at night under floodlights.
Supercross and Supercross GTX review by Iain Patz, Champ handler, Agility
instructor and judge.
Measuring in a Non-Show
The date for
2020 Godmanchester show on the Agilitynet Show Diary has been changed to the
5th – 7th June.
schedules: T&A (October) and STARS (November)
size seesaw wanted
show dates are now on the Agilitynet Show Diary, thanks to Longhedge
show dates: Ribble (January 2020), Beachside (February, March, 2 x May,
July, September, November and December), Norfolk (April), Wallingford (April
20210), Highdown (June), JDA (June), The Agility Club (July 2021), Empingham
(July), Weardale (July), Wellingborough (July) and WBSDS (August and
Correction: Scottish Border Collie Club (SBCC) show
dates 11th and 12th of April with Champ day on the 12th.
Pets in Partnership,
a training centre near Rayleigh, Essex, is in need of an extra pair of hands
in the form of the an experienced pet dog trainer.
schedules: Agility Antics (October), Irish Kennel Club *October), Agility
Ability (November), Paws AC - Jersey (November) and Wilmslow (November)
There is an
updated version of the Moonlight DAC Winter Series schedule due to a few
additions to on the existing ones
Creatures Dog Agility Club is no longer offering agility training.
The Kennel Club has announced a new partnership
between Agility Team GB and Hartpury University and Hartpury College ahead
of next year’s European Open which will be held in Leicestershire.
The Kennel Club is now taking applications from clubs
that would like to host a heat of the Team GB International Tour in the 2020
Due to personal circumstances Paul Runyeard is unable
to judge at Gillingham on Sunday so Shirley Elkins has very kindly
agreed to step in
Agility Charity Dog Event is in aid of DKMS, a blood cancer charity on 28th
Agility has moved to a new training venue in very West London.
schedules: TAG (October), Bitz 'n Bobz - Winter (October, November,
December, January, February and March), Capable Canines - WInter (October,
November, December, January, February and March) and Capable Canines &
Paws Galore (August)
clever dogs can be naughty dogs and GSD X Lara would be this without
something to do so can you give her a job?
found an excellent new home.
schedules for the rest of the year: Agility Antics (October and December)
Crooked Oak (October and November), K9 Brats (November and December)
Cotswold Chase (December) and GT (January)
date: Agility 4 England (August)
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