USDAA Trial July 4-6, 2014 at DDS

DDS Agility is holding its' second annual 4th of July USDAA Trial on Friday, July 4 through Sunday, July 6. The trial includes titling classes, tournaments (Grand Prix and Steeplechase) and Masters Challenge classes.  We are running only 3 classes on Friday, so it will be a short day.  First dog on the line at 9:00 AM.  Saturday and Sunday we will start at 8:00 and be running 5 classes each day.

Closing date is Friday, June 20th.

To get the Test Schedule, click HERE, or go to the USDAA website at www.USDAA.com and click on News & Events/Event Calendar.



Spots left in Bardenett's Blind Cross Seminar . . . . 

We've got spots left in Rob Bardenett's Blind Cross Seminar for next Sunday, April 13th.  Seminar runs from 10:00 - 2:00 and cost is $65 for working spot, $40 for auditing.

If interested in signing up, just send your email to Kathy Lantz at klantz@denverdogsports.com


Singa grabs 9 of 12 1st Place Runs in March USDAA Trial at DougCo

At the age of only 3, it seems that Alan Tay's "Singa" is on a glory roll, grabbing nine out of twelve 1st Place runs during a March 7-9th USDAA Trial held at Douglas County Fairgrounds in Castle Rock, Colorado!

Click here to check out this young border collie having a great go at it!!  What a blast!

If you are interested in the possibility of training at DDS with Alan, check with him for class availability with an email to  powerpups@mac.com


Introducing Sarah Taylor, new Operations Manager at DDS --

 SARAH TAYLOR             303-399-3009            staylor@denverdogsports.com


We are delighted to welcome Sarah Taylor to Denver Dog Sports as our Operation Manager. Sarah brings her vast knowledge of the dog industry and excellent customer service.

Sarah started her career in dogs in 1998 competing in 4-H in showmanship, obedience and agility with her two Brittanys. She went on to win numerous awards, her highest achievement being Kansas State Fair finalist in agility. Sarah also competed in AKC junior showmanship, obedience, UKC agility, and NADAC with her Brittanys. Sarah continues to give back to 4-H by judging whenever she can.

Sarah’s professional life has involved dogs in a big way as well. Before coming to Denver Dog Sports, her previous experience includes assistant at vet office, dog trainer at a national retailer, and manger/dog trainer at a high end pet resort. More recently Sarah took a break from the pet industry, moving into the automotive industry developing greater experience in management and customer service. Sarah also holds a B.A. in Entrepreneurship from Wichita State University as well as being a Canine Good Citizen Evaluator and an AKC Junior Showmanship Judge.

Sarah currently shares her home with her husband, Jeremy, URO1 “Guenivere” RA CA CGC APDT Rally L1 a Vizsla, “Clyde” CGC a Rottweiler/Airedale cross, and “Hendrix” a Treeing Walker Coonhound. Sarah actively competes and trains in Obedience, Rally, Lure Coursing and Tracking.

Sarah's hours are from 9-6, Monday through Friday and can be reached during those hours on DDS's main phone number 303-399-3009 or email staylor@denverdogsports.com.






Didn’t get into AKC trial at Schaefer Saturday or Sunday, March 22 and 23?  Interested in more USDAA practice?

Well then -- sign up for a match held at DDS on March 22 and 23!  In conjunction with the USDAA Judges’ Clinic being held over the weekend at DDS, this match will provide participating judges in the clinic to test information and skills learned over the weekend.  Match runs start at 1:00 PM each day.  Running order will be posted Friday the 21st in the Files Section of this Group.  Cost is a mere $7.00 for 1st dog; $10 for two dogs; $15 for three dogs.  Bargain.

To participate, all that's necessary is fill in the Match Entry Form with your dog(s) info uploaded in the Files Section, or just shoot an email to Kathy Lantz  klantz@denverdogsports.com  with your info.  Starters and Advanced dogs are welcome, as well as Masters.  Please note:  This is NOT a fun match!  So, no toys or treats in the ring; and training in the ring is not permitted.

Advance payment is preferred for planning/running order purposes, as well as to stay within match entry limits.  Payment and entry form mailed to Denver Dog Sports, 4300 Forest St., Denver CO 80216.  "Day Of" entries may be permitted, depending on number of dogs already signed up.  If this is you, please email Kathy prior to dropping in, to make sure there is space to accommodate you!