Dudley places 2nd at the Parent Club Trial. We are so proud of him, and he only needs one more point for his FC title.
Betsey placed 1st with her dog Riot & 2nd with Lone Star at the ESSFTA (Parent Club) Amateur Trial in NY on Oct 30th. She has been working hard at training her dogs, with some help from Todd. This is the first time that she herself has won the Parent Club trial. Congratulations Betsey!!!
Pat had a wonderful weekend with his young dog Keller. On Friday, Keller placed second in the Central Virginia Puppy Stake. On Saturday, Keller won the Patriot Sporting Spaniel Puppy Stake and placed 3rd in the Amateur Stake on Sunday! Pat and Keller have worked extremely hard to get to their current level. Pat has … More Keller’s Big Weekend!
It was reportedly a difficult day in Connecticut with dogs and handlers having to deal with heat and challenging course management. The judges apparently also had a difficult day with limited dogs getting through. Betsey and Rennie were able to get through and the team picked up their first ALL-Age placement in only his third … More Rennie & Betsey Take 4th Place
Riot at the Maine Trial Rennie doing the Rennie Flush Our travels to Maine were uneventful, but great training for the dogs. Clair was in her first FT puppy stake and finished. She still is running like a pup and needs further training. Rennie ran his first open stake and finished the trial. Todd … More Maine FT & Training In NY Photos
This photo is of Rennie in Maine. He has a fantastic flush! Betsey only had Rennie back home in NY for a week of training with her before she headed up to Canada for an Amateur Field Trial. Rennie had been in GA training with Todd for a couple of months. When we dropped of … More Rennie Gets Guns Award In Canada
On May 15th in PA there was a Spaniel water test and we are happy to say that Clair, Dudley, Riley & Rennie (Betsey’s Dog) all passed. The day was very raw, rainy and just down right nasty, and the dogs went in the water to retrieve ducks.
For all of us that just can’t get enough information about Spaniels, there is a great new magazine out in the UK. Here is the link http://www.thetriallingspaniel.co.uk/ The first issue is out now and the second issue is about to come out the first week of June. When that issue comes out they will offer subscriptions … More New Spaniel Field Trial Magazine In The UK
Alder & Todd Placed 1st this past weekend at the Southern Tier Field Trial in NY. It has been a long stressful road with Alder and his health. He spent many months healing from his surgery and then it took time for him to get back into shape to run the trials. We entered him … More Alder The Rock Star Get’s First Place!!
Congratulations to Lone Star as she ran her first Field Trial puppy stake in NY and placed 2nd. Todd has really enjoyed working with Lone Star. Keep an eye out for this pup, she has a lot of go and is very flashy. Todd will be running Lone Star again this weekend in NY. To … More Hurray Lone Star!!