Murphy's Flyball Brag

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Postby fenella » March 22nd, 2009, 10:05 pm

So, he's not the fastest...
Murphy did single dog racing on Friday night, which is where dogs run flyball head-to-head instead of in relay teams, and is usually for new dogs to get the feel of it before having to worry about passing other dogs. Murphy has been a major work in progress for over a year now, and he finally had his first run against another dog. He didn't cross over!!! Erin was nice enough to let him run against Ripley. I posted a video of it on youtube.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4kgiRLnb_Fs
I'm so proud of the Murphster!
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Postby Jenn » March 22nd, 2009, 10:38 pm

Yay for Murphy!! (Ripley too) Looks like he was really enjoying it!
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Postby Hundilein » March 22nd, 2009, 11:20 pm

Jenn, he looks awesome! And those times are nothing to sneeze at, especially for his first time racing, and starting so close to the line. I can't wait to get to another tournament you'll be at to see him race in person.

And Old Man Ripley looked great too. I'm sure he was happy to be able to show a young'un how it's done.
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Postby TheRedQueen » March 23rd, 2009, 9:44 am

He looked great! And he's got a warm-up slot for the next tourney too...he'll be racing in no time! 8)
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Postby Patch O' Pits » March 23rd, 2009, 5:17 pm

That is great! :)
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Postby iluvk9 » March 23rd, 2009, 6:09 pm

Murphy looked so proud of himself!!
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Postby ellie@ny » March 23rd, 2009, 10:40 pm

Good job!!!
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