SRA, A Personal History

Nobody traveling the dog show circuits for very long can avoid visiting the safety rest areas known to us as rest stops.  Those ubiquitous icons of travel along the interstate highway system.  Rest stops offer a chance to mingle with fellow travelers and walk the dogs.  We have stopped at some of them every year for nearly forty years.  […]

Read More SRA, A Personal History

Graduation

On the eve of our trip to Hobbs, New Mexico, to see Danny show, the last night of our obedience class was held.  This was graduation night.  Snow had fallen all day and there was about four inches covering the ground.  We toyed with the idea of  not going to New Mexico and especially not going […]

Read More Graduation

It’s Tough To Special A Bitch

This year, for the first time in more years than would be polite to mention, we are specialing a Kerry Blue dog.  No matter how he does by the end of the show season, it will still be easier than specialing our bitches.  In the world of conformation dog shows it has always been boys first.  Even the […]

Read More It’s Tough To Special A Bitch