Sonic is ON FIRE this spring!! We woke up way, way before sunrise and made the 5 hour drive to Emmett, Idaho for the second day of SISFA's spring ASFA weekend, and the 3am wake up time was totally worth it! The weather was gorgeous, the footing was sound and Sonic was in high spirits. I was a little tired after working a full 6 day work week, but the nice thing about lure trials is that the dog does the hard work, right? Sonic ran some tremendous courses, showing great speed
Phoenix will be four months old this week, and she has grown up so much since she came home! We just finished our first 6-week course of Puppy Prep classes, and we will continue with more classes in the fall, after she has finished teething and our summer show schedule winds down. She is a lively, rambunctious girl with an enormous personality and energy to spare, and I think she is going to be drop-dead gorgeous when she matures.
Rowan, Sonic and I headed south to the Silver State Kennel Club dog shows just south of Las Vegas, NV for a weekend of AKC conformation shows. We haven't entered an AKC show (other than fun matches) since September of last year, and the long winter off didn't slow the boys down one bit - Sonic won back to back 3pt majors going Best of Winners over the bitches, and Rowan won Best of Breed both days to pick up 10 more points towards his Bronze Grand Championship! As always, I a