Today, I returned to the Wisconsin State Fair for another dahlia show. Once I had my blooms “staged” for competition, I took off to see another stage, the fair’s huge dog sports arena. I was excited to finally see a performance of disc dog competitor, Jonathan Offi / Canines in the Clouds, presented by Skybound… Continue reading Disc dogger Jonathan Offi “WOWS!” at the WI State Fair
Tickets four our Feb. 2017 performance are now on sale at Overture. This event usually sells out, so don’t put off getting your tickets! Every year, Madison’s $205 million Overture Center puts on three “Duck Soup Cinema” silent film events at their renovated 1928 Capitol Theater. The Capitol Theater is packed each time with a… Continue reading Get tickets now to see Dash perform at the Overture Center!
As somebody who enjoys performing with my pets onstage, it is always a treat to be in the audience enjoying other trainers and their animal partners. Today, I went (without Dash) to the Wisconsin State Fair, near Milwaukee, to participate in their dahlia show. Besides dog sports, this is my other time-consuming competitive hobby.🙂 I… Continue reading Sea Lion Splash & Michelle’s Magical Poodles at the Wisconsin State Fair
Even circus dogs have to relax, so Dash and I just spent 4 days at Devil’s Lake State Park in Baraboo, WI. Though they have 600 camping spots, there was still plenty of privacy and nature. Lots of people came up to meet us and ask what breed Dash was, and complimented his great manners.… Continue reading Camping at Devil’s Lake State Park
Well, it’s not really correct to say that a dog needs to “learn” to swim. Unless they’re too heavy or brachycephalic, all dogs can swim once you put them in the water. Dash had been taken to lakes and the sea several times in his life, and never went in past his ankles. Ucky! So… Continue reading Dash finally learns to swim
We had a great time performing on Sunday for an enthusiastic crowd at McFarland’s Larson House Museum. This was a benefit for the Larson House and the McFarland Historical Society. Dash did two separate program of tricks for the over 200 guests, and 14 year old “big brother” Savvy opened Dash’s first performance with a… Continue reading Fun at the Larson House Museum’s Steampunk Strawberry Social
Hi everyone, sorry for the absence of posts for a while. I had a knee replacement in April and the healing process is going very slowly. The good news is that Dash has recovered from his hip dislocation in December and has resumed his daily frisbee catching. We’ve also started practicing some new tricks. Our… Continue reading Dash to perform on June 26th at Larson House