Monthly Archives: August 2012

International Judges Conference in Denmark

We will soon be ready to send out the invitations for the International HTM/Freestyle Judges Conference in Denmark on 12th – 14th April 2013 in the Danish Kennel Club Building, Parkvej 1, 2680 Solrød Strand, Denmark. Programme: Friday 12th April: 16.00 – … Continue reading

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Long bodied and short legged Dancing Dogs

The Danish Kennel Club hosted a Championship Show in Aarhus on the 25th and 26th of August and I had been asked if I could organize a dog dancing demonstration. 5 handlers including myself and my corgies took up the … Continue reading

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Independent competitors from France

The French competitors at the OEC 2012. Thierry Thomas with Ubac in HTM Anne-Mette Retvic with V’sambi in HTM Corinne Médauer with Fly in Freestyle Arlette Martin with Balzane in Freestyle Corinne Médauer with Vulcain in both HTM and Freestyle

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Team CZ

Team Czech Republic for OEC 2012 in Prague: Heelwork to Music Simona Drabková & Frederica Alary Aslar, Dobermann Alena Nepozitkova & Gypsy Rose Ambra Professional, Border Collie Marie Trauskeova & Arlin Preberry, Chodsky pes Freestyle Vanda Gregorova & All that Brandy Gentle Mate, Australian … Continue reading

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Team Hungary

The Hungarian Team for the Open European Championship in the Czech Republic 2012. Heelwork to Music Kata Kerényi with Mix-breed Morgan Freestyle Nóra Karlyik with Bearded Collie Besevári Szivárványos Hip-Hop “Hippi” Tímea Páll with Border Collie Infinity of Sun Loch Valley “Figaro” … Continue reading

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Health and safety in HTM

And the moves, how much do we really know as judges about what is harmful and what is lameness? We’ve been attending a series of lectures by the “physio vet”, David Prydie, in Crewe recently. Very informative from someone who … Continue reading

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Changed wording of rule regarding extreme and unnatural moves in Great Britain

The British Kennel Club recently (7th August 2012) published a Press Release regarding what they call extreme and unnatural moves in Heelwork To Music and Freestyle. The Press Release says:  “The Kennel Club has banned extreme or unnatural Heelwork to Music … Continue reading

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