First birthday and first test

On August the 9th, Norell had his first birthday. For this occasion, he met his mother for a Viltspårprov, the swedisch blood tracking test. Sunnan eachieved her thirs first prize in the ÖKL and is now swedisch Viltspår-Champion. Congratulations! Norell does the Viltspårprov Anlagsklass (600m long, 4 angles, 3 h old, 2dl blood) and shows a very solid work, which the judge describes as: “Only to follow. Very very good Read More …

Sweden – always a good place to be!

Tollarspecialen 2016 – a good reason to go to Sweden! With our camper, we started towards Göteburg and followed the Göta-Kanal. We found some very nice places! Next we drove towards Trollhätan and Vänersborg – our goal: the Hunneberg. First Bloodtrack in Sweden: More nice places around the Vänern-Lake. And lots of training! And then te Tollarspecialen, where Jyoti achieved a second place in the Elite Workingtest (out of two Read More …

Tolling & Water Work

Today Norell and his brother Kiano went to a nice lake for a great training and a fotoshooting. Norell and I did our first Tolling session close to the waterline, since up to now we only did Tolling somewhere in the forest or on a meadow. But the closeness to the water made no difference for him. He was very playful while tolling and relaxed in the meantime. After that Read More …

First show in Winsen

At least for Norell: I showed Norell in the Juniorclass against 5 other males (two brothers among them. He was great and showed a lot of charisma. So we got a great report and an excellent with the first place. Report: Mr. Colm Beattie, IE very nice head and alert expression, good wedge shaped head, good earplacement, good neck and shoulder, good topline, good tail carriage, very nice deep chest Read More …

Waterwork Norell & Jyoti

Yesterday I had a nice Dummytrainig over water with Norell and Jyoti. For Norell it was his very first work over water – and he did so great! For Norell I had a memory-point over water and at first a second memory-point in 180° on the land, later on a second one in a 90° angle. We started from the waterline over water towards the other shore. Two were thrown Read More …

Whit Monday – Time for Dummys!

On Whit Monday, Norell had some of his siblings as visitors for a nice and long Dummytraining. We started with two dogs and directed retrieves. For Norell I had two points in aprox 90° in the forest, to which I send him from different points of view. Than we also had a blind about ten meters along the way. He did both very well. In between working, he could watch Read More …