A shameless brag...

Weight pull, Protection, Agility, Flyball... you name it!

Postby Pitcrew » April 2nd, 2006, 11:06 pm

My little girl Vega, earned her novice jumpers title this weekend with a 3rd place in the 20'' (border collie) class, with a perfect score and a fast time.
She also earned an open jumpers leg (1st time), with a 2nd place, and a open standard leg. She would have had a second jumpers leg except for a sneezing fit (including rubbing her nose and face on the carpet) causing 2 refusals, on an otherwise picture perfect run.
This was only her second weekend trialing and she is doing a beautiful job.
I feel bad for the runs we didn't qualify... they were my fault, sloppy handling for the first show of the new season. We will get better. If only my skill could equal her potential... I would love to qualify for Nationals with her someday.
Here are some pics... sorry, I am included :oops:
Her titles now include NA, CGC, TDI, TT, NAJ

I am VERY proud of her! (betcha couldn't guess :o )
"Pedigree indicates what the animal should be;
Conformation indicates what the animal appears to be;
But, Performance indicates what the animal actually is."
- author unknown
User avatar
Hyper Adolescent Bully
Posts: 350
Location: Central, NY

Postby panda » April 2nd, 2006, 11:10 pm

:helloClap: Congatulations, Vega!

She is very pretty too !
Dead Dog Walking Pit Bull Rescue
User avatar
Loyally Bully
Posts: 627
Location: Oregon

Postby Asta » April 3rd, 2006, 4:40 am

Woohoo! Big congrats :) She is also a veryy pretty girlie ;) Great pics!


User avatar
Welcome Wagger
Posts: 3115
Location: Everywhere

Postby Romanwild » April 3rd, 2006, 8:13 am

You're doing a great job with her Lisa! Dreyfus can't wait to see her again!

Congrats! :D
User avatar
I live here
Posts: 2931
Location: Watertown NY

Postby pitbullmamaliz » April 3rd, 2006, 8:14 am

Congratulations! I love the pic of her going through the poles. And I have to admit, though I felt bad, I laughed when you said she had a sneezing fit while rubbing her face on the carpet. :D
User avatar
Working out in the buff causes chafing
Posts: 15438
Location: Cleveland, OH

Postby Chris Fraize » April 3rd, 2006, 9:19 am

OUTSTANDING! Congrats to a great team!

Safe training,
Chris Fraize
Chris Fraize
Snot Nose Bully Pup
Posts: 178
Location: Acton, Maine

Postby SisMorphine » April 3rd, 2006, 9:30 am

Congrats!! That's so cool :)
"All changes, even the most longed for, have their melancholy; for what we leave behind us is a part of ourselves; we must die to one life before we can enter another." -Anatole France
They're like service dogs gone wrong.
Posts: 9233
Location: PR

Postby Purple » April 3rd, 2006, 9:51 am

Congratulations! I have to admit, I, too, smiled at the sneezing fit!!!
User avatar
I live here
Posts: 5115

Postby cheekymunkee » April 3rd, 2006, 10:07 am

There's a fine line between genius and insanity. I have erased this line.

User avatar
I Have Your Grass
Posts: 28540
Location: Dallas

Postby concreterose » April 3rd, 2006, 12:36 pm

Congratulations! I know you are so proud of her!
User avatar
Loyally Bully
Posts: 719

Postby dogcrazyjen » April 3rd, 2006, 2:44 pm

Yeahh!!! :elephant:
Devoutly Bully
Posts: 922
Location: FingerLakes NY

Postby Patch O' Pits » April 3rd, 2006, 5:16 pm

Patch O' Pits Pursuit-O-Perfection

Run Hard at the Rainbow Bridge My Angel Sock-M! I Love You Baby Girl! Now that your Mom Starlit is up there too, please help her learn the ropes, love and keep her company until I can see you both again. Starlit I love you!
User avatar
Patch O' Pits
Welcome Wagger
Posts: 4426
Location: Northeastern, USA

Postby Pitcrew » April 3rd, 2006, 6:38 pm

Thanks guys! She is an awesome girlie.

The sneezing thing WAS pretty funny. But when she started rubbing her face like it was really uncomfortable, I wanted to help her. I would think sneezing repeatedly for 20 seconds (maybe only 10, but it seemed like a long time) might be a little uncomfortable. I thought she might bash her nose on the floor.
Several other dogs also had the same thing happen on the course. Maybe some carpet treatment they were alergic to? :|

Man, she is a really fun, smart dog though. :mrHappy:
"Pedigree indicates what the animal should be;
Conformation indicates what the animal appears to be;
But, Performance indicates what the animal actually is."
- author unknown
User avatar
Hyper Adolescent Bully
Posts: 350
Location: Central, NY

Postby Mike A. » April 3rd, 2006, 9:25 pm

congrats on your win. keep up the good work
User avatar
Mike A.
Just Whelped
Posts: 31
Location: Kissimmee,Fla.

Postby Hoyden » April 3rd, 2006, 9:27 pm

Moral courage is the most valuable and usually the most absent characteristic in men ~ General George S. Patton, Jr.

She taking all the stars down from her sky to hang them up someplace new, where there's better weather and the sky's a different blue. ~ Autumn Fields
User avatar
Collar Queen
Posts: 3342
Location: Hot, Hot Texas, Baby!

Postby Sarah » April 3rd, 2006, 11:01 pm

Snot Nose Bully Pup
Posts: 168

Return to Sports

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users