Earlier this year, Maddux was in agility classes at our local kennel club. When I got laid off those classes were one of the things I cut to save money. Overall, he loved it, but his problem was that he just wanted to run the course and not in the order I asked him to.… Continue reading Our First Agility Trial
Last year Maddux earned his AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy title. We got a medal and a certificate from AKC. But, what I didn’t know was that every year our local kennel club, to which we belong, does a super nice luncheon where they give members plaques engraved with the titles each dog has earned in the… Continue reading Congrats, Maddux!
Fiona Cheever/Courtesy Nodie Williams The American Kennel Club recently expanded its list of registered breeds to include the Russell Terrier to the Terrier Group, growing AKC’s family to 175 breeds. Russell Terriers, originating in England and developed in Australia, are described as feisty and playful with an enormous amount of energy and a strong instinct… Continue reading American Kennel Club Adds New Breed to Registry