Danny and Val Clarke have introduced more colour schemes and created different variations
with them. They've also adapted hurdles (which now have feet] etc. for Mini height.
Agility is Poetry in Motion
Sometimes only a poem will do to express your
feelings especially about something as special as agility!
It has been known to make even an
Advanced For me all judging appointments are special, not
least because the host club has invited me to fulfil an important role for
them, but Championship classes always create unique memories and this was no
exception for very personal reasons. What I had not told anyone beforehand
was that this would be my final weekend of dog agility as I had decided to
retire from the sport. No-one knew until in a voice breaking with emotion I
explained at the end of my champ final briefing that these would be the last
20 dogs I would ever judge.
Dictionary Ever of Agility Terms
Just for fun - an irreverent attempt to put what we think into words. Terms you'll never to
able to spell but everyone knows what you mean! With apologies to Messrs. Chambers and
Bon Mots Clever sayings about agility from clever
handlers and instructors.
Dogs in Life & Literature:
Quote Unquote Here is selection of things worth
saying about agility and dogs in general, a wonderfully diverse collection of comments and
observations from many sources. Mostly they reflect the good cheer and camaraderie of
agility people everywhere and sometimes they are thoughtful and profound.
Seat Ten short stories, beautifully observed,
written by The Agility Whisperer, the Garrison Keillor of British Agility and illustrated
by Kim Blundell. Sit back and enjoy the gentle humour, charm and honesty of these
delightful insights into agility.
Stephanie King wrote this fiction story, in the Janet Evanovich school of writing and
dedicated it to Jesse, the best friend and dog warden a girl could ever ask for. Not to be
read before the 9 o'clock watershed.
Lots of us have dusty black bags full of rosettes in our lofts which we can't bear to part
with. But what can you do with them? Helen Walland has come up with a
crafty way of displaying past successes.