News & notes from the dog show trail

  • You have the right to stay out of jail (4/12/2014) - I posted this for my dog show friends who live in Colorado who may be traveling out of state. Because of our Marijuana laws, it’s been reported that law enforcement in other states are profiling vehicles with Colorado plates as potential law-breakers. Dog show fanciers beware! We all drive large vehicles for the most part, … Continue reading »
  • News & notes from the dog show trail, Feb.20 (2/20/2013) - The Colorado Kennel Club / Plum Creek Kennel Club dog show kicked off our show season this last weekend. I skipped last year’s installment of the Rocky Mountain Cluster because Katie whelped her litter on Feb.18. This year I signed up for all four days. Four days of showing dogs is grueling under most circumstances. … Continue reading »
  • And we’re off… (10/11/2012) - We are just about to leave for the Weimaraner national specialty in Belton, Texas. The show starts on Monday the 15th of Oct. If you’re interested in coming, visit http://lonestarweimclub.org for the judging program and additional information. I am showing four dogs (!). Gunnie, Piper, Byron and lil’ sticky lips Lillian. Wish us luck! I will … Continue reading »
  • How many tries does it take to stack a Weimaraner puppy? (10/3/2012) - We take a lot of photos of our dogs. Sometimes they turn out great! Sometimes we take 20 to get one good shot, especially if it’s a puppy. I thought this would be a great demonstration of the patience and time it takes to teach a puppy to stack. The puppy in these photos is … Continue reading »
  • Greeley Kennel Club dog show and my pantyhose problem (8/20/2012) - The past weekend we attended the Greeley Kennel Club dog show at Island Park. It is one of the larger shows in Colorado, and one of the few on grass. Congratulations to all winners! We were lucky to be counted among them this weekend. Byron, 14 months old, took Best of Winners on Saturday for … Continue reading »
  • Upcoming shows in Colorado for the rest of 2012 (8/17/2012) - Colorado: Mile High Sporting Dog Fanciers (Including 4-6 month puppy competition) Sept.7 Evergreen KC (Greeley, Colo.) Sept.8-9 Arapahoe KC (Aurora, Colo.) – Sept. 22-23 Grand Valley KC (Grand Junction, Colo.) Sept.27-30 Buckhorn Valley Kennel Club (Loveland, Colo.)- Oct.27-28 Southern Colorado KC (Pueblo, Colo.)- Nov.10-11 Shows in other states: Cheyenne (Wyo.) KC – Sept.1-2 Weimaraner National … Continue reading »