UKI Invitational 2024 Overview - Snap! on the Podium

01 Apr 2024Steve Schwarz

It was a mix of sleep deprivation, excitement, waiting, strategizing, and "the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat" at the UKI Invitational. Snap!, Spark and I had some wonderful results.

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AGLTNRD is RUNNNG AGILTY at the UKI Invitational

30 Mar 2024Steve Schwarz

Having some fun with license plates at the UKI Invitational.

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Spark's First Snooker Run - UKI Invitational

29 Mar 2024Steve Schwarz

Spark's first ever snooker run and it was at the UKI invitational!! The youngster looked great.

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Working Through Pre-Event Jitters

28 Mar 2024Steve Schwarz

With the UKI Invitational coming to my area this weekend I'm wondering why am I burning mental energy on stuff I can't really control? In my usual way, let me work through this and see if my situation is something that resonates with you.

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Dog Agility Events and the Barkley Marathons

23 Mar 2024Steve Schwarz

The 2024 Barkley Marathon finished yesterday with it's first ever woman finisher and it got me thinking about unsanctioned dog agility events!

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Take Some Time For Yourself; No Matter How Little

20 Mar 2024Steve Schwarz

It's been a tough time in many ways. But I found a little time for myself and feel better for it.

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Mr Peabody in UKC Bloodlines Magazine

15 Mar 2024Steve Schwarz

Reaching back to 2003 and the dog who started it all for me Mr Peabody.

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Spark's Running Dog Walk Practice - Full Length - Left Turns

01 Mar 2024Steve Schwarz

It's light outside after work! Worked Spark's left turns with ~30' send to a jump wrap about 30' in front of the DW. I love how he…

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Titling in Agility

24 Feb 2024Steve Schwarz

People have "feelings" about earning titles in dog agility and how others feel about earning them. Here's my take.

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Dana Pike Masters Training Sequence - Video

24 Feb 2024Steve Schwarz

I enjoyed running this Dana Pike training course and I think you will too! It has a little bit of everything and is a great way to work on your handling skills.

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