Peek Out of Kennel Brings Home Bella & Starts Agility Career
Peek out of Kennel Brings Home Bella & Starts Agility Career MACH Jennifer’s Princess Bella MXS MJS OF owned by Jennifer Masterson of Zanesville, OH Jennifer stopped at the dog shelter one day on a whim. As she was talking with a staff member about what types of dogs they had, Bella came from the […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/peek-out-of-kennel-brings-home-bella-starts-agility-career/ | August 18, 2016
Self-Taught Rally Team Lands Top Title
Penny for Your Thoughts RAE MX MXJ MJB XF T2B CAA CGC, owned by Mandy Parkins of Westerville, OH, was a shelter puppy who Mandy picked out at age 8 weeks. She had never shown a dog, but Penny was so smart and energetic that Mandy thought she better give her a job and started […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/self-taught-rally-team-lands-top-title/ | August 9, 2016
Little Dog Overcomes Big Fears To Conquer Agility Championship
MACH Team Doggie's Lil' Dappy Packin' Big Swag MXB MJB is owned by Tacarra Andrade of Novi, MI, an experienced agility competitor. But when the little Teddy Roosevelt Terrier, a rare breed not yet recognized by AKC, started competing, he suffered from stage fright, often running out of the ring before his turn started. But […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/little-dog-overcomes-big-fears-to-conquer-agility-championship/ | August 8, 2016
Congratulations to All-Americans Invited to 2016 AKC Agility Invitational
Congratulations to the top five All-American Dogs in AKC Agility in Regular competition, plus the number one All-American in the Preferred division. Pictured is Casper, who is the top ranking Preferred All-American for the past year! All six dogs have been invited to the 2016 AKC Agility Invitational based on the rankings taken from Master […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/congratulations-to-all-americans-invited-to-2016-akc-agility-invitational/ | August 5, 2016
Former Shelter Dog Wins Top AKC Rally Title
Moroughan’s Roxy CDX BN RAE CGC, owned by Vicki Moroughan of Hurlock, MD, did her best to attract a new owner by standing on her hind legs and grinning at people who walked through the shelter. It worked as Vicki could not stop thinking about her and adopted her. Together, the two learned about the […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/former-shelter-dog-wins-top-akc-rally-title/ | August 4, 2016
8-Pound Pup Gets Air Borne!
Bruiser loves nothing better to run down a dock and fling himself off the edge into the water. His dock diving prowess has earned him numerous awards in the sport. “Bruiser is full of personality and is always ready to take on new challenges,” said his owner Pete Majerle of Peoria, AZ. Bruiser’s career in […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/8-pound-pup-gets-air-borne/ | August 2, 2016
Guide Dog Does Double Duty as Therapy Dog
Mazie Grace THDD CGC was born to be a guide dog and faithfully serves her owner Beverly Hammett of Starkville, MS, enabling Beverly to live a more independent life. But Mazie’s service to others has not stopped there. In her off-duty, she works as a therapy dog in nursing homes and youth centers. She recently […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/guide-dog-does-double-duty-as-therapy-dog/ | July 28, 2016
Rescued Wild Desert Dog Becomes Agility Champion
Photo by Kathleen Schaffer/Pup Art PACH Cross Fire Copper Cricket, owned by Lydia Sharp of Gilbert, AZ, recently earned one of the highest honors in AKC Agility – the Preferred Agility Championship (PACH). But as a puppy, Cricket lived wild in the Arizona desert, just getting close enough to the Sharps’ business to grab an […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/rescued-wild-desert-dog-becomes-agility-champion/ | July 27, 2016
This Little Dog Hangs Ten!
  Coppertone was near death when California residents Heather & Lori Sims rescued her as a young puppy. They spent nights feeding the Miniature Dachshund with an eye dropper because she was too weak to eat on her own. The veterinarian gave her little chance of survival, but the puppy pulled through. The Sims say […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/this-little-dog-hangs-ten/ | July 26, 2016
Bounced Between Homes, Dottie Lands Loving Owner & Dog Sports Career
Dottie of W Spalding CAX was a rescue dog who had gone through several homes when Brenda Williams of Atlanta, GA, saved her from going to the shelter and took her to training class to channel her energy. The training class led them to the discovery of dog sports and recently Dottie earned the highest […]
https://www.akc.org/canine-partners/bounced-between-homes-dottie-lands-loving-owner-dog-sports-career/ | July 25, 2016

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