2019 News and Brags!
December updates: Maverick (Player/Puzzle 2.0) finished his SCA (AKC advanced scent work container). He also earned an advanced interior Q and a Nov exterior Q, both with placements! Ditto (Player/Siri) earns 1,000 Lifetime points in NADAC. Ryder (Player/Jenga!) is OFA Good, Shoulders/Elbows Normal. Pixel (Sprite/Dare) is OFA Excellent, Shoulders/Elbows Normal!
Revolution (Player/Lyric) goes 2/2 in her Rally debut and earns two legs with placements towards her RN title. Echo (Tex/Remedy) goes 3/3 and earns his RN! Shine (Sprite/Dare) earns her RA (Rally Advanced) title! Dream (Hops/Wish) earns her AKC CGC and TKI titles at 4 months old! Raven (Player/Siri) earns her Disc Dog Bronze title and more Grand Prix Q's in USDAA.
At the NADD National Championship in Orlando, littermates Shout! and Vanquish (Player/Siri) place second and third in Open Senior out of 200+ competitors in that Division, with Shine (Sprite/Dare) placing 8th!! Stella places 2nd in Veteran Senior and Raz (our awesome pommie) wins his second National Championship in Lap Novice. Shazam (Player/Jenga!) placed 11th in the Elite Division, and The Force (Hooty/Siri), Player, and Tease placing in the top half of the competitive Senior and Master Divisions.
November updates: Hush (Player/Remedy) earns his Novice titles in Scentwork Containers and Scentwork Interior. HotShot (Sharpie/NV [Player/Puzzle]) gets his first leg in Novice Containers and gets a Q! Pixel (Spryte/Dare) passes her Birch TOT. Maverick (Player/Puzzle) earns legs in Novice Exterior and Advanced Containers. River (Player/Lyric) finishes her Rally Novice title and gets three BOB wins and a Group 4 placement at her first UKC show. Sisters Envy and Dream (Wish/Hops) earn their Trick Dog Novice title at 11 weeks old. Vanquish (Player/Siri) gets two qualifying FCAT scores of 27.2mph, and sister Savvy has an awesome time at the UKI US Open, earning a spot to run in the Speedstakes Finals! Fun brother Shout! (Player/Siri) wins Spot Landing and earns a Q to the 2020 Skyhoundz World Finals in disc, while Creature (Player/Myth) wins Bullseye. Remedy wins Time Trial and earns a Q to the World Finals to be held next October.
In USDAA agility, Crush (Player/Puzzle) earns his MAD, Fresh (Player/Siri) earns his AD, Zenith (Spryte/Dare) gets Q's in her Novice classes as does sister Pixel, and Raven (Player/Siri) wins Grand Prix, earning a Bye to the Finals at the Regionals in June 2020. In AKC agility, Shazam (Player/Jenga!) earns his Excellent FAST title, Crush (Player/Puzzle) earns his Excellent FAST and Open Jumpers title. Pixel (Spryte/Dare) earns her Novice FAST and Novice Standard title. Maverick (Player/Puzzle) earns his Novice Standard and Novice Jumpers titles!! Valor (Wish/Hops) earns his CGC and TKN at 14 weeks old! Shine (Spryte/Dare) wins Select bitch for points towards her GCH over Thanksgiving weekend, with a nice Owner-Handler Group 2 placement to wrap the weekend up.
October updates: HotShot (Sharpie/NV [Player/Puzzle]) earns his Dock Senior title at his first NADD event. Auntie Vanquish (Player/Siri) gets get Dock Senior Advanced title and qualifies for the NADD Championship. Half brother The Force (Hooty/Siri) wins at a NADD qualifier and gets an invite to the NADD Championship in Senior Distance and AR.
Fable (Spryte/Dare) gets her Open Standard title in AKC agility and her first Excellent Jumpers leg. Fancy and Frenzy (Player/Puzzle) earn some Q's in AKC agility, and brother Crush wins a Steeplechase up north. Other brother, Maverick, makes his debut in AKC and USDAA agility and earns Q's/placements in the novice level. Ditto (Player/Siri) earns a 3rd place podium spot after placing in all 6 rounds and NADAC National Championships! Miss Kitty (Player/Jenga) came in 3rd place at the SRS Crown Championships in Natchez MS and London (Player /Myth) is the third place Regional Toss n Fetch Champion!!! Raven (Player/Siri) earns her Open JWW title. Pixel (Spryte/Dare) makes her agility debut and gets legs towards her Novice Standard and FAST title. Sister Zenith earns her first leg in FAST.
Shine (Spryte/Dare) gets two major wins towards her Grand Championship in conformation in Atlanta, while sister Pixel up in TN gets a nice BOB bring and points towards her Championship, and an Owner-Handler Group 3!!!!!, as well as her first AKC agility legs in Standard and FAST! River (Player/Lyric) gets her first leg in Rally Novice with a 96/1st place and another leg the second day! She also earned her CGC. Triton (Spryte/Reef) gets 3rd place at his first UpDog Challenge in 4WP!!!!! Fresh (Player/Siri) gets his first MACh points and legs towards his MJX.
September updates: Torque (Player/Myth) earns his Dock Senior and Dock Master titles in NADD with a new personal best of 23'3". Trinket (Player/Puzzle) gets her Open Standard title in AKC Agility. Moxie (Player/Lyric) gets her Intermediate Trick Dog title. Shine (Dare/Spryte) gets her Dock Senior Advanced title, earning her invite to the 2019 NADD Championship, and her Novice Jumpers title in AKC Agility. Pixel (Dare/Spryte) finished out the month with some nice UpDog results -- she earned both her silver and gold UPs in Frizgility, and her bronze UPs in Four Way Play and Throw N Go. She’s qualified for UpDif in four games! The Force (Hooty/Siri) gets lots of Q's and blue ribbons at his NADAC debut.
Ditto (Player/Siri) earns her Open Versatility award in NADAC. Fix (Tex/Remedy) takes 1st place in Frizgility and Spaced out and 2nd place in Throw N Go at an UpDog event!At the 2019 Skyhoundz World Championship, Hush (Player/Remedy) places 17th in Bullseye, 11th in Pairs, and 18th in Spot Landing! Shout! (Player/Siri) places 12th in Bullseye, 6th in Freestyle, and 7th in Spot Landing (tied with Siri and Remedy). Glamour wins a 2nd place in Spot Landing, a 3rd in Bullseye, and WINS another WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP in Open (Freestyle + D/A)!!! The Force (Hooty/Siri), Limit, and Siri all take 2nd place in their divisions for XTreme Distance. We can't wait until next year!!!!
August updates: Siri qualifies in the Skyhoundz DDAT in Pairs D/A and Microdog Spot Landing! Shout! (Player/Siri) qualifies in the Skyhoundz Classic in Distance/Accuracy. Glimmer (Spryte/Dare) gets her Dock Junior Advanced title in NADD and qualifies for the 2019 NADD National Championship! She also earns a new personal best of 17'1"! Moxie (Player/Lyric) gets her CGC and Novice Trick Dog title. Player earns his Dock Master Advanced title while Stella and Shout! (Player/Siri) earn their Dock Senior Advanced and in turn securing their invite to the NADD Championship in December. Hush (Player/Remedy) earns his Air Retrieve Senior title. Zenith (Spryte/Dare) finishes her Dock Senior title with an impressive 18'3" jump! Bliss (Player/Jenga!) gets two legs in her AKC Utility (Obedience) debut and finishes her UD the following weekend. Maverick (Player/Puzzle 2.0) gets more Scent Work titles and placements while older sister Fancy gets more QQ's towards MACh 2. Brother Crush gets his AX and goes on to win Master Standard the next day. Pixel (Spryte/Dare) at her first conformation show gets points towards her Championship! Shine (Spryte/Dare) gets a new personal best in dock diving with a 21'9"! Shazam (Player/Jenga!) wins at a NADD Qualifier for National Championships in Master AR and Elite Distance. Leia (Hooty/Siri) wins steeplechase for her 2nd qualifying score won Grand Prix -- she gets to play in all 3 tournaments at USDAA Nationals in TN this October. Raven (Player/Siri) earns her Advanced Gamblers title in USDAA.
July updates: At the 4th of July Skyhoundz Classic/DDAT, Player wins D/A earning a spot to worlds! Creature (Player/Myth) comes in 2nd in Freestyle and TimeTrial. Hush (Player/Remedy) wins Spot Landing and earns a Q spot to Words! Tess (Tex/Remedy) earns another Double Q towards her MACh in AKC agility! Pixel (Spryte/Dare) earns her Dock Senior Advanced title, securing her spot in the 2019 NADD National Championship. Shine (Spryte/Dare) earns her Novice Standard title in AKC agility. Torque (Player /Myth) got his CZ8B in barn hunt and is now a registered therapy dog!!! Fable (Spryte/Dare) gets her Open Jumpers title and more Q's in Open Standard! Trinket (Puzzle/Player 2.0) got her Novice FAST title and two legs toward her Open Standard title in AKC and her Starters Jumpers title in USDAA. Maverick (Player/Puzzle 2.0) went to his first AKC Scentwork trials and earned 2 legs in Nov interior and 2 legs in Nov containers!! Shuffle (Jenga!/Hops) gets her Trick Dog Novice title!
May 18-June 30, 2019 updates: Shuffle (Hops/Jenga!) gets her CGC! Ditto (Player/Siri) qualifies for NADAC Champs, wins her division at the regional, and won a Bye to Finals!!! Littermate Savvy earns her USDAA Starters Jumpers and Gamblers title and Advanced Trick Dog. Other sister Raven earns her Novice Jumpers and Open Fast in AKC as well as her Advanced Gamblers in USDAA. Fable (Spryte/Dare) makes her agility debut in NADAC and AKC, getting lots of Q's and earning her Novice Jumpers and Novice Standard in AKC as well as her Dock Novice title with NADD. Leia (Hooty/Siri) earned a Masters Jumpers Leg (2nd) and a Masters Snooker leg (3rd) in USDAA. Trinket (Player/Puzzle) gets her AKC Novice Agility title and two legs toward her Novice FAST title. In USDAA, she earns her Advanced Gamblers title and two legs toward her Starters Relay title.
Zenith (Spryte/Dare) makes her dock diving debut and gets 3 senior legs with a personal best of 15'2 (from half dock!). Echo (Tex/Remedy) gets his Dock Senior title and also gets a new personal best of 17'! Stryker (Player/Siri) gets a new personal best of 24', earning his first Elite leg. The Force (Hooty/Siri) gets personal best after personal best, getting his Dock Master title. Pixel (Spryte/Dare) earns more legs towards her Advanced title with a new personal best of 18'5", her Trick Dog Intermediate title, and some points towards her BCAT. Torque (Player/Myth) gets his Open Barn Hunt title. Glimmer (Spryte/Dare) gets her Advanced Rally title.
Wish gets Reserve Best In Show at an IABCA show, while River (Player/Lyric) earns International/National/Honors Puppy Championship title. Sister Revolution earns her Canine Good Citizen.... these girlies are just 16 weeks old!
April 19 - May 12, 2019 updates: New AKC Champion Shine (Spryte/Dare) and an Owner/Handler Group 2 placeme!!! Shine also earns her Novice FAST title in AKC agility. Littermate Zenith gets her first Q in Novice Standard! Remedy and Shout! (Player/Siri) earn qualifying spots to the 2019 Skyhoundz DDAT World Finals.
Ditto (Player/Siri) earned her NADAC novice versatility, which is her title in all eight novice courses! Dyna (Hap/Siri) earns her ADCH in USDAA. Frenzy (Player/Puzzle) earns her NAJ in AKC agility. Littermate Trinket makes her AKC debut and gets Q's in her novice classes. Leia (Hooty/Siri) gets her Advanced Agility Dog (AAD) in USDAA agility and her first Master Snooker Q.
Stryker (Player/Siri) gets a new personal best in NADD dock diving with 22.6"! Full sister Raven gets her NAJ and OF agility titles. Siryn (Player/Jenga!) gets her Dock Master title and her MXJ in agility. Glimmer (Spryte/Dare) goes to her first AKC Scentwork competition and gets first places while earning her Novice Container title!! Tess (Tex/Remedy) gets her first Premier Standard Q.
April 10-14, 2019: At the big AKC Perry cluster, Tess (Remedy/Tex) and Siryn (Player/Jenga!) get more Q's in Master Standard/Jumpers. Siryn also gets a new personal best in NADD Dock Diving with a 22'10" jump! Shine (Spryte/Dare) gets a 4 point major and a 3-point major, leaving her with just 1 points left to finish her AKC Championship (CH). She also gets a new personal best in Dock Diving with a 19'7". Player gets another QQ towards MACh 2. In NC, Bliss (Player/Jenga!) gets her Advanced Buried Title and Overall Advanced title in AKC Scentwork.
March 28-31, 2019: Entered just one day on Friday, Wish goes Best of Breed against some lovely competition for a 5 point major towards her Bronze GCH. Shine (Spryte/Dare) earns more points towards her CH and gets some legs towards her FCAT title, as well as going Owner-Handler Group 2 on Saturday (new picture on her page). Hush (Player/Remedy) earns his BCAT with consistent 26.6 mph runs (new pics on his page). In agility, Zenith (Spryte/Dare) earns her first Q's in her AKC Novice classes! Fresh (Player/Siri) is OFA Hips Good with Normal Shoulders/Elbows!! Shazam (Player/Jenga!) gets several Q's in USDAA agility, including winning Steeplechase and Grand Prix 22". He now has Regional Byes!!
Early March 2019 updates: Wish tries UKC conformation for the first time and is awarded four Best Of Breeds, a group 2, and two group 4's! She is now 3/4 of the way to her UKC Championship. The following weekend she gets a Best of Breed and Group 2 at an IABCA show. Shine (Spryte/Dare) earns her International and National Championship title with IABCA. Bliss (Player/Jenga!) gets High In Trial at her Advanced Nosework trial, going 4/4! Half sibling, Sky (Player/Remedy) is now an NACSW Elite with first place finishes!! London (Player/Myth) makes his flyball debut and runs a super competitive time of 3.8 and earned his FDCh. Skate (Player/Remedy) has a “perfect start” and gets more points towards her ONYX!! Fix (Tex/Remedy) wins Novice Freestyle and qualifies for the 2019 Skyhoundz World Finals in Time Trial!!
In AKC agility, Fancy (Player/Puzzle) gets some Q's in Master as does Player. Fresh (Player/Siri) earns his Excellent Jumpers (AXJ) title and sister Raven earns her Novice Standard (NA) title. Shazam (Player/Jenga!) gets his Open Jumpers (NAJ) title and an Excellent Standard Q. Shine (Spryte/Dare) makes her debut in Novice FAST and gets a Q/1st place! Echo (Tex/Remedy) has his first trial back in over a year and gets a Q in Open Jumpers!
February 23-24, 2019: Raven (Player/Siri) earns her Advanced tile in USDAA agility. Player earns an Elite Chances Q his first time placing NADAC agility, and Shout! (Player/Siri) and Glamour (Player/Puzzle) earn a Tunneler's Q. Shine (Spryte/Dare) goes Reserve Best In Show at a ICE conformation show!
February 15-17, 2019: Hush (Player/Remedy) earns his Rally Intermediate title with perfect scores and 1st places. Hotshot (NV/Sharpie), Player's grandson, makes his debut and has a clean sweep in Novice with perfect 100 scores and 1st places for his Rally Novice title. Glimmer (Spryte/Dare) makes her Novice A Rally debut and earns her title!!! In Skyhoundz frisbee, Glamour (Player/Puzzle) wins Spot Landing and earns an invite to Worlds!
End of Jan/early Feb updates: Shout! wins Freestyle at his debut, earning a spot to the 2019 Skyhoundz World Finals. Littermate Fresh snags a competitive 3rd place win in Bullseye out of 60+ teams. In AKC agility, Player earns QQ # 32 and #33 towards MACh 2! Fresh (Player/Siri) and Hush (Player/Remedy) earn their Open Standard titles, and Fresh earns his first leg in Excellent Jumpers! Shazam (Player/Jenga!) and Siryn (Player/Jenga!) laid down some smoking runs, with Siryn winning Master Jumpers on Saturday. Video to be posted in the next few days to their pages.....
December 31, 2018 -January 13, 2019: Life has been crazy with the Holidays and our business, so most of the updates will be lumped here until I get caught up. At a Skyhoundz Discdogathon, Siri and Jenga! take some qualifying spots for the 2019 Skyhoundz World Finals. In Updog, Echo (Tex/Remedy) finished some Q's for UPDIFF Finals to be held in April 2019..... a few other family members like Ditto/Savvy (Player/Siri), Kitty (Player/Jenga!) and London (Player/Myth) will be there too. In NACSW nose work, Fable (Dare/Spryte) passes her birch ORT!!! Sister Shine finishes her Beginner Novice title in AKC Obedience. In USDAA agility, Leia (Hooty/Siri) gets a bunch of legs and first places in Masters and Advanced as well as a DAM team Q (and 3rd 20" overall). Raven (Player/Siri) has 9/11 clean runs in her Starters classes and earns her Gamblers title. Fresh (Player/Siri) earns his Open Jumpers title in AKC agility and got a few legs in FCAT (lure) with new personal bests in the 28mph range! Maverick (Player/Puzzle 2.0) debuted in CPE agility and had 4 clean runs with first places! New video updates on London (Player/Myth) on his page.
Happy New Year!