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AKA Luce. Eeevil Red Dog. Old lady. Heart dog.
Orion Never Seen Blue RA RL1 CL1-R CL1-F FMX
AKA Steve. Lifesaver. Flyball ninja. Mud magnet. Official Hiking Buddy. Rock.
Orion Go For Launch
FDCh-G AKA Bean. Mission Specialist. Herdy dog. Yappy McSnappy.
Hambone. Squirrel dog. Flyball hopeful.
Gone but never forgotten:
Siren's Shiitake Happens AKA Mushroom. AKA ShroomD. The fungus among us. Grandma-lover. Bed-hogger. Official Zombie Protection Dog.
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Tag Archives: Control Unleashed
Last night was our first agility class of the session. I was really nervous. Partly because nerves are my thing, and partly because it wasn’t that good last session. Steve was a spastic, out of control, lunging, screaming idiot. I … Continue reading
When I first started working with Luce on her reactivity, I was given two rules: 1) I need to be the most exciting and interesting thing in her world at all times and 2) in the face of a trigger, … Continue reading
Agility last night had its ups and downs. First the down, because it’s not really that big a down and we can save the celebration part until the end. Remember how Mushroom got all nuts at the first class over … Continue reading
I wrote several months ago about starting to use a Gentle Leader on Mushroom when I take him out and about because of his fear aggression toward other dogs when he’s on a leash. I’ve continued to use it, along … Continue reading
I don’t like head halters on dogs. I don’t like the torque on the neck of dogs who pull, and especially on dogs who bolt or lunge. I hate that so many dogs find the very wearing of them to … Continue reading