Category Archives: Training

Bad Mom

It’s been approximately 10 months since Risa and I have competed in rally. We attempted to earn our first RAE leg in January but fell short of expectations. She was excused from Advanced. I decided to switch gears with her … Continue reading

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Autumn Weekend

I spent last weekend at a freestyle competition. While the routine we performed and the location were the same, this time we competed in a new venue. We typically compete in WCFO freestyle but this time was for the newest … Continue reading

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Work

I’m simply amazed at the transformation I’m seeing already since starting the Get Focused class through Fenzi Dog Sports Academy. I haven’t spent a lot of time working on the exercises; just a couple times a week. Nor have I … Continue reading

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Avoiding Conflict

As I briefly mentioned before, Risa and I are taking a course on focus through the Fenzi Dog Sports Academy. I have frequently mentioned how poor Risa’s focus is. It’s actually a huge frustration point for me. I know she … Continue reading

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Compare and Contrast

I’m really glad I posted my Throwback Thursday entry this past week. It gave me insight and a nice reminder of where we’ve come from. And exactly how much Risa has improved. This last Saturday was the Canine Carnival: a … Continue reading

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