Quest for Better Manners Results in Big RNC Win
On June 29, an All-American Dog who started life with his owner as “unpleasant to live with” and who “could not be taken anywhere” made good by winning the Advanced Class at the 2018 AKC Rally National Championship. Keep reading to learn about how this dog and his owner became a successful team. Super […]https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/quest-better-manners-results-big-rnc-win/ | August 14, 2018
New Agility Grand Champion: Much More than Good Manners
AGCH MACH12 Moses Raphael York UD BN GN GO RAE4 MXG3 PDS MJS4 PJS MFG TQX T2B8 CGCA CGCU TKA owned by Jordan Patrick York of Evansville, IN Moses is an 8-year-old All-American (Border Collie/Lab mix, Jordan thinks) who started as Jordan’s Novice A dog in 2012. They began with a few puppy classes and […]https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/new-agility-grand-championmuch-more-than-good-manners/ | August 10, 2018
Fred and Ginger: Busy Team Earns Therapy Dog Honor
Ginger of Lagorce THDD CGCA CGCU TKN owned by Frederick Charles Sake of Miami, FL Ginger is 5 years old, was rescued at 10 weeks of age, and is part Labrador Retriever, part German Shepherd and part “who-knows-what,” Frederick said. She has been working as a therapy dog since December 2013. She and Fred are […]https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/fred-ginger-busy-team-earns-therapy-dog-honor/ | July 24, 2018
K9 College Roommate Rescue Earns his own Degree
Turbo-Nadir UD BN GN RAE3 AX AXJ NF CGCA TKP owned by Kimberly Ann Hoeppner of Welsh, LA Turbo earned his Utility Dog title at the Tallahassee Dog Obedience Club on Jan. 13. It was a proud moment for this little mixed breed rescue dog, who had been adopted and returned to the shelter three […]https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/k9-college-roommate-rescue-earns-degree/ | June 23, 2018
Junior Handler and Canine Partner Make EOJ Team Again!
Being selected for one of the US World Agility Teams is considered the ultimate achievement by many in the agility world. Junior handlers who are 18 years old and younger have the same exciting opportunity. This year’s European Open Junior (EOJ) Agility Championships will take place from July 13 to 15 in Roosendaal, Netherlands. For […]https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/junior-handler-canine-partner-make-eoj-team/ | June 13, 2018
Cheer for Canine Partners at 24th AKC National Obedience Championship and 5th AKC Rally National Championship
Congratulations to the Canine Partners who will compete in the 24th AKC National Obedience Championship and the 5th AKC Rally® National Championship! These events will take place in combination at the Roberts Centre Eukanuba Hall in Wilmington, Ohio June 29 – July 1. For details about the Obedience Championship, visit https://www.akc.org/sports/obedience/events/national-championship/ For details about the […]https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/cheer-canine-partners-24th-akc-national-obedience-championship-5th-akc-rally-national-championship/ | June 12, 2018
Two dogs, two Tracking titles in one day!
Bitpat's Dear Abby BN TD and Just Jesse TD, both owned by Elizabeth Patton of Lawrence, KS On March 4, 2018, each of Elizabeth (Bitsey) Patton’s dogs earned a Tracking Dog (TD) title. That’s right, two TDs in one day! “It was quite a day,” said Bitsey. [caption id="attachment_52624" align="alignright" width="231"] Bitpat's Dear Abby BN […]https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/two-dogs-two-tracking-titles-one-day/ | May 29, 2018
No Slowing Down for this Senior Dog
PACH Emmy Lue RA MXP12 MXPC MJPB PAX XFP T2BP CAX3 FCAT RATCH CGCA TKA FCAT owned by Jennifer Baiocco of Orlando, FL Emmy is a 13-year-old mix who loves coursing and agility, and despite her age she is still going strong! Emmy was adopted from Best Friends Animal Sanctuary in Kanab, UT in 2008. […]https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/no-slowing-senior-dog/ | May 20, 2018
Smarts and Charm: This Canine Athlete Gives Back
Tammy's Misty Jade CD BN RE OA OAJ NF THDD CGCU TKN owned by Carol Jean Maclean of Lompoc, CA “I am very proud of Tammy,” said Jean. She adopted Tammy from the Santa Maria Humane Society in February 2014. “From day one she has wanted to do whatever I ask of her.” Agility training began that […]https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/smarts-charm-canine-athlete-gives-back/ | May 7, 2018
I’ll have two Master Agility Championship titles today, please!
MACH Andrea’s Maximum Entropy RE MXB MJB MXF CGC MACH Andrea’s Little Buddy RE MXS MJB XF CGC Max and Buddy really brought it home for owner Andrea Atkinson of Cutler Bay, FL when they each earned their first MACH title in the last class of the last day of the same show held by […]https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/ill-two-master-agility-championship-titles-today-please/ | April 27, 2018