May News from OFFK
Furrari and the puppies of Fireside Fernweh had another excellent month! Momma Furrari came home with 3 new titles, a Total Dog award, and a couple group placements. Her puppies had some more show exposure, and are ready to hit the big rings!
Beatles (Ticket to Ride OFFK) and Nova (Royal Nova Ride OFFK) showed together at Trail Creek Dog Training Club's UKC show May 8-9th. Nova earned 3x Best Puppy of Breed and Beatles earned 1x Best Puppy of Breed. Nova is owned and trained by Ava Foreman and co-owned with Jean Reeves/Royal White Shepherds.
Photo Credit: Taylor Gracie
Furrari competed in rally in LaPorte, IN at the Trail Creek Dog Training Club's trial and showed in three conformation shows. She earned 3x 1st place, 2x 2nd place, and 1x 3rd place in her rally runs, and earned a Reserve in the Grand Champion class on Saturday under Gary Richards for a Total Dog award. On Sunday, she earned 1x Best of Breed over a really great group of White Shepherds. Photo Credit: Taylor Gracie
Furrari earned her Intermediate Agility (IA) title at Kickapoo Kreek K9 Klub's UKC agility trial on Friday, May 14th. After we finished agility, we went to the Illinois Toy Fox Terrier Club's UKC conformation show where Furrari earned a Group 3rd under Gary Richards. Furrari also showed on Saturday, and was awarded a Group 2nd under Stan Matsumoto.
Beatles (Ticket to Ride OFFK) also showed at the Illinois Toy Fox Terrier Association's show, and earned 2x BEST PUPPY IN SHOW and 1x RESERVE BEST PUPPY IN SHOW. We look forward to seeing what this girl can pull off when she hits the big rings!
Furrari earned her United Agility Champion (UACH) title at Trail Creek Dog Training Club's agility trials May 22nd-23rd. Her scores were great despite some challenging courses:
SATURDAY Agility trial 1 Beginners: 200 & 1st Intermediate: 195 & 3rd
Agility trial 2 Beginners: 195 Intermediate: 195 & 3rd
Agility trial 1 Beginners: 199 & 3rd Intermediate: 192 & 2nd
Agility trial 2 Beginners: 200 & 2nd Intermediate: 199 & 2nd
Furrari has also been running USDAA@Home and earned her Starters Jumper (SJ) title this month (pending USDAA review)!
We are beyond eager for next month's update - Fireside Fernweh will be represented by FOUR of our lovely puppies at UKC Premier (nationals) and at the UKC White Shepherd Specialty!