Memorial Day-For Love Of Country They Accepted Death

Memorial Day

The first major Memorial Day celebration was held on May 30, 1868 by proclamation of General John A. Logan of the Grand Army of the Republic. On that day, also known as Decoration Day, some 5,000 people gathered at Arlington Read More …

Senior Dog Sprint

Senior Dog Sprint

At 10 years of age Thunder is still very active and likes to run.  He demonstrated this for us last weekend when he did a senior dog sprint. Thunder had a bit of a break from running and training due Read More …

How Storm Eased Back Into Activity

How Storm Eased Back Into Activity

Storm has been recovering from tendonitis in her shoulder.  She has been on medication and rest for the last month or so.  She seems to be recovering so the orthopedic vet who has been treating her gave permission for us Read More …

Nothing Distracts A Chessie From A Retrieve

Nothing Distracts A Chessie From A Retrieve

Nothing distracts a Chessie from a retrieve.  We had a demonstration of this last weekend. Freighter was pretty warm after running a couple of triples so we decided to throw him some fun retrieves in the water to cool him Read More …

Heel & Sit, A Refresher

Heel & Sit A Refresher

Sunday morning bright and early we were out working on Freighter’s heel & sit because Freighter failed his test on Saturday when he broke his sit before being released to retrieve.  For our dogs “sit” means stay put until I Read More …