November blog

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So this month has been a pretty hectic month for me. I started trialling one of my dogs, and suddenly realised that there were elements in his training that were simply not good enough. An error on my part of course, and no reflection on the dog, but it is sometimes easy to miss things when you train on your own a lot as i do. I was in such a rush to get competing i missed a couple of steps out. These were quickly exposed in the high standards of spaniel trials and we found ourselves off for an early bath.

 

Always good to be grounded again, (Although i didn’t see it that way at the time)  anyway, i now have changed my day to ay training any gone back to basics with the area of training that he was weak on and it seems to be paying off. Il maybe enter another in January if i feel he’s ready to win. There are so many elements to a spaniel trial that makes it incredibly difficult it really shows how much work the trainer has put in. Also the dog has to have natural ability. You can have the best trained dog in the world, but if it hasn’t got the natural attributes the breed should have as a working dog, it will get overlooked. I think this s a great way to keep any breed moving forwards in line with what it was bred to do.

 

We have also welcomed into our lives Minnie our little French puppy. She was a tenth birthday present for Evie my little girl, But the whole family love her to bits. She is proving quite challenging to house train, as can be common with the breed. I switched her onto natural instinct raw food after a week as her motions were sloppy. All my dogs are on this, and it has made a huge difference already to the consistency and lowered it put as well.i really cat recommend it highly enough. I will keep you updated on her progress as we go on, and I’m hoping to add training videos to my you tube channel and social media, so do stay in touch with me on there.

 

Not long till xmas………..

 

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Sat 11 November 2017

Unfortunately I can’t be here today. So cal my head trainer will be taken by all the classes

the plan is to be at my field on moor lane. Her number is 07896 705227 just drop her a quick text if it’s raining to check  but the forecast says Dry

my place is 80 yards on the right past 219 moor lane. Sk9 6dn big sign on the gate with my name on. All cars must park off the road on my car park please. The road is too narrow to leave your cars on  Bring wellies!!

 

11.30 advanced on

12.45 inter training For silver test on the 25 th

2 novice. Training for bronze test on 25 th. ( still come along even if not doing test)

3.10 beginners on. Class full today I’m afraid only it you have confirmed on teamer

Sat 4 nov 2017

9 and 10 pups ONLY  are at a different location today

Cross Farm, Welsh Row.
Nether Alderley.
SK104TY
Come through alderley edge passed the De Trafford pub. Continue down the hill. Take first right on to Welsh Row (behind the bus stop and opposite Artist Lane).
First house on the left. Go through the gates and continue around the lawn and park behind the barns.
It’s a circular track so can block peole in if necessary.
PLEASE MAKE SURE ALL DOGS GO TO THE TOILET BEFORE ENTERING AND GIVE THEM LOTS OF OPPORTUNITIES DURING THE CLASS.

 

 

ALL OTHER CLASSES MOOR LANE  BUT DO CHECK ON HERE OR TEAMER BEFORE SETTING OFF

11.30 adv on moor lane.

12.45 inter on. Training for silver on 18 th nov

2 novice on. Training for bronze/silver on 25 th

3.10 beginners on

Sat 28 Oct 2017

change of plan  scout hut this morning for 9-10 puppies only

 

11.30 advanced on

12.45 intermidiate on

2 novice on

3.10 beginners on

NATURAL INSTINCT COMPLETE RAW DIET, TREATS AND BONES IN STOCK

PLEASE ASK FOR DETAILS

Sat 21 October 2017

morning classes are at the scout hut Today. Please text me with your email address if you want directions as sat nav doesn’t always find it

please ensure you allow plenty of time to get here and give your pup chance to have a wee and poo prior to coming in.

Bring treats and toys.

Also ensure you come at correct time you are booked on. (9 or 10)

if You are unsure please text me.

ALL OTHER CLASSES CANCELLED TODAY IM AFRAID

Sat 7 October 2017

9 and 10. At scout hut today please.

 

11.30. Combined advanced and inte today. Keep an eye on teamer and on here

in case it’s cancelled

1 pm. Combined novice and beginners today. As above. Keep an eye on here and teamer alerts.

Sat 30 sept

9 and 10 puppies at the scout hut today

please keep an eye on teamer for the rest of the day in case it’s cancelled.

I might also  combine last 2 classes to 2 pm ( novice and beginner)

all will be posted on here as well as teamer.

I have Deleted all the names of people not responding. You will need to be readded if you

wish to attend. But places are running out now and Numbers are restricted some weeks.

11.30 adv on

12.45 inter on

2 novice on

3.10 beginners on ( might move to earlier time of 2 pm depending on weather)