It is looking like Claire might get a TDX track after all — and that means I need to change gears yet again to make the most of this week’s practice opportunities. The test is Sunday.
Claire and I are attending a two-day obedience starting today — because four days of working a dog show was not quite enough!
But oh man — the blog ideas are percolating from that show:
Why do people think fake ingratiation will help them?
Most owner-handlers are really bad.
Is it good sportspersonship to build a major with your own dogs?
Surprise! Judges are human!
Relationship between a human and a dog — and lack thereof — is really obvious.
Clothing choices — Oh.My. Heck.
Running with scissors and throwing bait: Bad Ideas.
And speaking of bait — Most show dogs are not trained (they are lured and bribed).
And so on.
And I have a whole list of…
HAPPY MONDAY! I dare you…