OcalaDockDiving.com 2019 special dock dive to support Hero Dogz. Special Photo-Feature With the announcement of Bad Azz Dogz special programs for disabled 1st responder and military veterans, Dee Motes of OcalaDockDiving.com and the wonderful folks of Dog Walker Ranch held a special Dock Diving event to show their support and to help us develop the program so we can help our dogs and veterans.
Look for more on this event and the Wheelchair accessible dock at the Dogwalker Ran
G2 Barn Hunt welcomes you to a relaxed, fun day with your dog and vermin. September Barn Hunt at G2, Morriston, Florida (full photo feature at end of article) In the rural countryside of North Central Florida the trees are plush, grass green and the air of the countryside is both refreshing and relaxed as vehicles approach down the dirt road to the G2 Barn Hunt in Morriston, FL. The old red barn is filled with hay bails set up in patterns around the room. The dogs know someth
When can Rats, Dogs and People all have Fun together? Category: Competition Special Photo-Feature A more extended feature on Barn Hunt in Florida will come, but in the mean time, please enjoy this visual journal of the day at the Barn Hunt. Enjoy! There are many different games for your dog today and new ones appear every few years. Barn Hunt is one of the most incredibly popular and fastest growing of any. The Barn Hunt Association created by Robin Nutall blossomed to live a
Pets become speed demons in this rock n' roll team sport. Category: Competition Fetch on Steroids I was invited to the Dog Training Club of Saint Petersburg, Florida to see the Flyball event hosted by Chris Sells and the Terminal Velocity Flyball Team recently. The club has one of the largest C. Florida indoor facilities with two large areas inside. With the block walls, high metal ceilings and excited pups it was anything but a quiet entrance. The energy in anticipation of t
Great weather and fast dogs highlighted an exciting weekend Category: Competition Special Photo-Feature An early Spring comes to Florida and the Suwannee Valley Kennel Club Dog Show near Gainesville, Florida hosted two great days of all-breed AKC Fast CAT. For those who do no know, this sport is the canine equivalent of doggy drag racing. Times are taken as the dogs pursue the lure down a 1000 foot track and it makes for great images. The Suwannee Valley Kennel Club had help
2019 SOMOS Winter Derby Jacksonville, Florida Category: Competitions Southern Most Sighthounds 2019 Winter Derby On a weekend which brought fierce winds and snow across most of the country, in north-east Florida the weather was cool but things were about to get hot. Whippets and Greyhounds from across the country come to the yearly games held on the oval greyhound practice track complete with a "rail 'system" to draw the lure at high speed before of these very Bad Azz hounds.
Lure Coursing in Ocala heats up the cool winter weekend in Florida. Category: Competitions Winter in Florida is a mild affair. Cooler temperatures and overcast days give the "Sunshine State" landscape a drab color and generally less energy. So the contrast at the February ASFA Lure Coursing trials in Ocala was an exciting, colorful two days of fast dogs and warm friendships. We have visited the Greater Ocala and Gainesville Lure Coursing Association (GOGLCA) before. The sport