FREE Rally Obedience Course – April 1, 2020

Course Details Level: Excellent Team (CARO) Space Required: 50’x65′ Designer: Ayoka Bubar Comments: There are some good opportunities to practice working around exciting obstacles in this course. Download this Course: CARO 50′x 65′ Course – Excellent Team (T12-054)

19 Things Dog Sport Fanatics can do while respecting social distancing protocols

1. Organize your dog related paperwork. We’ve all got scorecards, Title certificates and, vet records that need organising. 2. Update your dog’s page on any Websites/Databases they are listed on. If your paperwork is all organized, this shouldn’t take long. 3. Display your awards. You’ve worked hard for those titles and ribbons. Get those certificatesContinue reading “19 Things Dog Sport Fanatics can do while respecting social distancing protocols”

FREE Rally Obedience Course – March 1, 2020

Course Details Level: Advanced Team (CARO) Space Required: 50’x65′ Designer: Ayoka Bubar Download this Course: CARO 50′x 65′ Course – Advanced Team (T12-054)

Fit YOUR Mask First

If you have ever had the pleasure of traveling with a commercial airline, you are familiar with the passenger safety briefings. This is when the airline staff relay the safety features and procedures specific to the aircraft you are on. If your aircraft flies high enough, this briefing includes a demonstration of the oxygen masksContinue reading “Fit YOUR Mask First”

FREE Rally Obedience Course – February 1, 2020

Course Details Level: Novice Team (CARO) Space Required: 50’x65′ Designer: Ayoka Bubar Download this Course: CARO 50′x 65′ Course – Novice Team (T12-054)

Return of the FREE Rally Courses – January 1, 2020

Forgive me friends! Somehow, it’s been six and a half  years since I’ve shared a rally course with you, but I’m back and I’ve got plenty of courses in the vault for you. Course Details Level: Excellent Team (CARO) Space Required: 30’x70′ Designer: Ayoka Bubar Comments: This is a fun team course with a jumpContinue reading “Return of the FREE Rally Courses – January 1, 2020”

Using a clicker to mark behaviours in the herding arena

I recently had someone online ask if anyone had any experience with using markers, like a clicker in herding. These days, most trainers that use positive reinforcement can think of multiple ways to use a clicker to shape behaviours in other sports like agility, obedience or scent work but we struggle with how we mightContinue reading “Using a clicker to mark behaviours in the herding arena”

Carting with Epic – May 5/19

Today, while beginning to unload some firewood from Sean’s truck, I had a moment of brilliance/insanity. Is there a word for an idea that has equal potential for wild success or epic disaster? A Schrödinger’s idea, maybe? My idea was to the Epic with some weight in the cart (firewood) to see if I couldContinue reading “Carting with Epic – May 5/19”

T17-039 Trial Results

Sunday, April 23, 2017 Judge Ayoka Bubar (Carberry, MB) Round 1 – Excellent Racer – 191/200 Fred – 172/200 Round 2 – Advanced C 1 Entry – No Qualifiers Round 3 – Advanced Team Rook & Nanuq – 184/200 Round 4 – Advanced Team Jetta & Fred – 183/200 Round 5 – Versatility 1 Entry – No Qualifiers Round 6Continue reading “T17-039 Trial Results”