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34 Days & A Bucket List (of sorts)

Guess what you guys?!   I did it! The tickets are booked! I’m outta here on the 6th of August!! Loki’s following close behind and will be flying out on the 10th, meeting me at Frankfurt airport on the 11th.   There’s still a bit left to organise, but really not much. In terms of…

Guilt, Perception & Reality

An acquaintance of mine started talking to me at an agility competition the other day. I’ve known her for years, I suppose since I started agility with Mallei. She asked me, as everyone does, what I would be doing with the other dogs. I explained about Lu, as I always do, and she asked (perhaps…

Purpose and Pressure

At the last two competitions, the wheels fell off – especially for Loki and I. Even for Lu – my steady, usually-fairly-predictable dog was doing weird things in response to my weird mindset. My dog who thinks tunnels are dumb and contacts are awesome chose a tunnel over an A-Frame in a discrimination. My dog…