Today Is the Last Day!!

Yep, today is the last day that you can order my Excellence in Weave Pole Training:Phase One.  That means that tomorrow we will start taking orders on our website for phase 2, my new 2-disc dvd set “Susan Garrett’s 2×2 Weave Pole Training (the product will be shipped starting Friday). 12 Poles in 12 Days. So for […]

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Last Day of Skill Camp

Stephanie and Skye work directional foundation.

For the last five days we have had a keen group of campers in for Skills Camp.  This camp is much like puppy camp but in more detail.  We can not expect young puppies to work for 5 days like these olders ones, so puppy camp is only 3 days.  Even for the older dog, […]

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Fair Weather Walker

Buzzy & the red girls enjoying their walk

  Ok I admit to being a bit of a fair weather walker. I am lucky, we have 28 acres here and I just have to step out the door to get to the “park.” But still, I have been known to skip a walk, much to my dogs displeasure. Even though I love to […]

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Puppy Camp is in Full Swing

Day one of puppy camp was great fun, as always.  It is interesting to see the demographics of the puppies we get.  This weekend of the 24 puppies that are here, only 3 are Border Collies.  At another puppy camp this year, 19 of the 24 puppies were Border Collies.  We have as many American […]

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Technology Rocks. . . (when it works:))

So I skipped a day of blogging, don’t want you to think I am predictable or anything. The truth is I spend a good portion of yesterday trying to capture, on video, this cool little routine I do with my dogs when I train.  The first time I did it, I downloaded it to my […]

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Toilet Stretching

DeCaff Toilet Stretching (not this is a

No, toilet stretching isn’t some new plumbing innovation aimed at increasing the versatility of your crapper. It actually is a way I teach my dogs to give me a “sincere, all out, full-body-stretch.” Stick with me here, it really works. Years ago I tried to shape my dogs to stretch but it always ended up being only […]

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Becoming Geekacious

I will start off today by clearing up a question of an email that was sent out this morning to some of you.  The Say Yes Newsletter, it is legit. It is not spam!  We have just resurrected a mailing list you must have signed up for at some point. Give it a read, it […]

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