MEMBERS IN ACTION!
SOTC Club Members Compete at the
AKC National Agility Championships
- Albany Obedience Club, Albany, NY: Assistant Instructor and Instructor, Agility — 2005-2011.
- AgileDogs Agility Training, New Lebanon, NY: Instructor, Agility — 2008-2011.
- Papillon Club of America, Patriot Papillon Club, Hudson Valley Chihuahua Club.
- Actively competes with his 7-yr old Papillon, Sizzle, who has earned her MX, MXJ, and XF titles in AKC, her CATCH-3 championship in CPE, her TG3 and TSAD titles in TDAA, and her APD and PTM titles in USDAA. Actively competes with his 10-year old Chihuahua, Chalupa, who is in no hurry to complete titles in numerous organizations, and has started training Chumley, a Papillon-Chihuahua mix.
- Has competed in the national events of CPE, DOCNA, TDAA, and USDAA.
- Agility judge for CPE, TDAA, UKI, and USDAA.
- Chosen as a Judge for the CPE Nationals June 2013 and for the TDAA Nationals (Petit Prix) May 2014.
- Has experience training and competing in multiple agility venues including AKC, NADAC, USDAA, UKC, and CPE
- Actively competes at the masters level in AKC with her Dalmatian, Peyton
- In 2009 Peyton was awarded High in Trial for the Novice 24" division at the annual DACOF competition in Orlando, Florida
- Currently training her young Dalmatian, Derby, in both agility and obedience
- Member of the Dalmatian Club of America
- SOTC Agility Registrar — 2009-2013
- SOTC Agility Director
- Nancy began agility training in 2005 with her Soft-Coated Wheaten Terrier (SCWT), Dylan.
- After completing their AKC Championships, Nancy began to compete in AKC agility with Cassie and Neala, also SCWT's.
- Cassie, also a certified Therapy dog and a mother of 8 puppies, and Neala, a mother of 7 puppies, both completed their Novice Agility and Novice Agility Jumper Titles in 2012.
- In 2012-13, Neala achieved her Open Agility and Open Agility Jumper Titles. Nancy and Neala are now actively competing in the AKC Excellent Class.
- Member Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Club of America.
- Member Soft Coated Wheaten Terrier Club of Greater Tampa Bay.
- Member Tampa Bay Terrier Club.
- SOTC Board Member-at-Large: 2010-12.
- Actively showing 2 of Neala's puppies in AKC Conformation.
- Involved in Obedience training in Canada since 1987
- Began Agility training in Canada in 1992 with her sheltie Codie
- Actively competes with her shelties Cadyn and Riley in AKC and NADAC venues
- Qualified for National Agility Championship in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 with Cadyn
- Earned high in trial 16" Open dog with Cadyn at the Dog Agility Competition of Florida (DACOF) in 2009
- Earned high in trial 16" Excellent dog with Cadyn at DACOF in 2011
- Earned a Master Agility Championship (MACH) with Cadyn in 2011 and MACH 2 in 2012
- Earned Weave Pole Challenge 3rd place with Riley at the Celebration of Pets 2012
- Cadyn and Riley are therapy dogs certified with Therapy Dogs Inc.
- Involved in agility & obedience training since 1997
- Australian Shepherd Club of America (ASCA)
- Florida Australian Shepherd Association (FASA)
- Has earned agility championships on her own Australian Shepherd “Blue” in three agility venuesMACH2 (AKC), NATCH (NADAC), and ATCH (ASCA)
- Qualified for ASCA National Agility Finals in 2004 and 2005
- Qualified for AKC National Agility Championships 2004, 2005 and 2006
- Has earned an obedience UD in AKC with with “Blue”, a CDX in ASCA and is now working on her UD in ASCA
- Has earned AKC MX and MXJ with your Aussie, "Si"
- Has earned the Excellent Agility Championship (UACHX) in UKC with her Australian Shepherd “Si”
- "Si" was named #1 Merit Open Gamble dog in ASCA for 2005
- Has earned obedience CDX’s with “Si” in AKC and ASCA
- Began Obedience Dog training in 1985 in Poland with her Boxer, Axel
- Continued training and competing in Obedience with her Rottweiler, Mac
- Earned CDX, CGC Obedience Titles, was retired due to hip problems
- In 2006, began training and competing in Agility in both AKC and NADAC venues
- Earned OAP, NJP, NFP, CGC and NAC with her Rottweiler, Mozart
- Actively competes in AKC Agility with her young Border Collie, Carson - adopted in July of 2012