It has been a long wait for the BH scorebooks. Here it is: Working Trial Scorebook – Barbados Working Dogs Association (BWDA)   Six persons, on December 6, 2015, passed official BH trials  under the trial judge Jim Crisp of Canada and organised by The Barbados Working Dogs Association. These were the first ever official […]

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Margaret on September 12th, 2018

Dog Agility in Barbados   Most dogs love agility. Dogs enjoy racing through and over obstacles like the walkway,  A-frame, the seesaw, and the weave poles. Tunnels are usually a favourite. And also having the fun of doing sequence jumping with their handlers as part of a team. There are, as yet, no titles to […]

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Margaret on June 26th, 2018

Congratulations to Linda Pearson for achieving the third and final leg required for the Utility dog title with her German Shepherd dog Elfi. Trials for obedience competitions are held by The Barbados Dog Training Club. These titles are approved and recognised by The Barbados Kennel Club. And letters representing the various dog titles may appear […]

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Aimee and Ken Kincaid –   American Kennel Club obedience dog judges, trainers, handlers visit Barbados Excellent job done by Jenni Wilson and her team of Sarah Hamilton, Linda Pearson and Linda Ridout of The Barbados Dog Training Club in inviting the American Kennel Club competitive obedience judges, trainers and handlers of Aimee and Ken  to […]

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In September, 2017, The Barbados Dog Training Club is hosting American Kennel Club Obedience judges, Aimee and Ken Kincaid. Aimee and Ken have many years experience as obedience handlers, trainers and judges. I think this is a very positive step for this club and persons interested in competitive obedience should take advantage of this opportunity. Their […]

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I am very pleased with Isabelle for achieving the first leg of the CDX title on April 12, 2017. The CDX exercises are all off leash: free heeling with turns, stops and different speeds, a figure 8 to show team co-ordination, a drop on recall, the retrieve of a dumb bell over the flat, and […]

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Margaret on October 18th, 2016

  This is a great opportunity for persons interested in dog sports and dog training to listen to and meet a top trainer, originally from Trinidad and Tobago, who now lives and trains in the USA.  And competes and does well with his dogs at World competitions. Contact Fabian of The Barbados Working Dogs Association, if […]

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    Congratulations to Sue Blandford and her Papillon dog, Swift, on achieving the Utility dog title.   She is the second person in Barbados to have achieved this title. Congratulations also to Sarah Hamilton and her Rhodesian Ridgeback, BIS Ch. Celtic River Fizz  on achieving the CDX  title and Sandra Manning with her German […]

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Margaret on December 14th, 2015

First time ever in Barbados, BH trials were held. The BH is a working dog title recognized by the FCI which is the largest worldwide canine organization. The BH (Begleithund) is a mental/socialization test usually done in Europe and a required prerequisite for IPO (Schutzhund) working titles. The BH starts with a written test for […]

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Margaret on November 20th, 2015

Barbados Dog training reaches a new height. At The B’dos. Dog Training Club’s trials held at Waterford in November, the results were as follows: First time ever in Barbados a dog has achieved the Utility (UD) title. Pix provided by Sarah Hamilton. A huge training achievement for the dog, Ch.Crownridge Red Regent(AI), C.D. C.D.X. UD […]

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