Amanda Svensson & Zia celebrating winning
HIT Novice at the Nevada Pre-trial. This was Zia's first ever
trial and she repeated it the next day at the Colorado pre-trial.
Also, earned her RS-N, JS-N and GS-N.
Susan Laursen & Finley won HIT Vet and Amanda Svensson & Zia
won HIT Novice at the Colorado Pre-trial. Susan & Finley also won
HIT Vet in the Nationals trial and was on the 5th place
team in the team event.. Way to go, Finley and Zia.
Barbara Hasey's Yogi posing with his loot.
Three members of the Rally Team Pre-trial 2nd place team.
They also won 3rd team in Nationals.
The Merle Girls
Pictured are Margaret Guthrie with Corgie, Ann McCabe with Corey,
Joe Delvey with Truely. The 4th team member was Julie Forward with
her red merle, Ryleigh.
Maggie Guthrie with Corgie - 2nd place Veteran Open Red Merle.
Corgie competed in conformation, agility, stock (starter ducks and
open sheep) and advanced rally. 21 ribbons and 3 Qs (agility and rally).
Photo Jeffery Hamlin
Nicole Watts' Dervish Nationals Brags. Finals Dervish
was 10th overall with a 6th and a Qin jumpers and Elite Rd 1
and a 6thNQ in Gamblers. In the Nationals Agility trial Dervish Qed and was
1st in Elite Regular rd 1and Elite Jumpers rd 2.
In the PASA Pre-trial Dervish Qed 1st in Elite Regular rd 1,
6th in Elite Regular rd 2 and Elite jumpers rd 2, 3rd in Elite Jumpers
rd 2 and 10th in gamblers r1.
In the Team Tourney event, Dervish was on the 5th place team, Titiling
at Windmill,s with Findley & Susan Laursen and
Rocker & Pam Smith.
Nicole Watts' Jinn's brags. Jinn is 12 1/2 years old. In the
Nationals agility trial she Qed was 1st in both rounds of elite regular
ACE SeniorDivision, 2nd elite jumpers rd 2. She also
got multiple Qs, 1st places in
ACE Senior in pre-trials..
Joe Delvey's Truely posing with all her
Rick Anderson's Kate had a great first nationals.
Kate took HIT Open in the CASA agility pretrial.
She Qd all six of her runs in the ‘official’ Nationals
agility trial, and in doing so completed her
JSO-OP and GSO titles and took home her
second HIT Open agility ribbon of the week.
She Q’d on Started Sheep in the Nationals stock trial.
And she earned the third highest score of all qualifiers in
the Most Versatile Aussie (MVA) Conformation
evaluation. Finally, her overall performance earned
her a 22nd place finish in the MVA
rankings—in Kate's and my first ever appearance
in an Aussie Nationals.